Lessons in the Dark
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Price: Free! Words: 80,740. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Three Children, Two Women, No choice - Will they get away with Murder?
British Winters
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Price: Free! Words: 80,590. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Noel Winters is lonely this Christmas. Lonely, despite being overcrowded by friends and family, which he would prefer to label as associates. This is a tale of a lazy procrastinating youth who is no longer young enough to pull that lifestyle off. Disillusioned with himself as much as the outside world, he draws inspiration from his younger adopted sister, Hannah.
Hating America - A History
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Price: Free! Words: 104,030. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
When writing a book, an author often has the sensation of being surrounded by that topic. In the case of anti-Americanism that experience was particularly strong. As the 21st century began it seemed as if the amount of criticism the United States was receiving around the world was matched only by the quantity of passionate debate about why this was happening.
Beat Down 1 - Clones
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Series: Michael S. Hunter's Beat Down!, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 20,630. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013 by AMMFA Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(4.00 from 1 review)
Beat Down follows the adventures of Russell T. Goode, the most awesome wrestler in existence, and his oddball group of friends, as they attempt to save the world from the clutches of the evil Kurt Sniveller.
Grandelyn
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Price: Free! Words: 57,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in a fantasy world that is both harsh and beautiful, Grandelyn follows the journey to freedom of an enslaved group of people. Oppressed by an evil dictator, the slaves appear doomed to a lifetime of torture and servitude. But an unlikely leader rises among them and offers a chance for freedom.
BlackMoon Beginnings
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Series: The Prophesized, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.90 from 20 reviews)
Large gorgeous men, a hidden race, and a magical secret. When Eighteen year old Ryanne Arden meets Colton Wagner, her life is forever changed. Colton awakes something in Ryanne that she didn't know she had: magic. Finding out that she's an intricate part to ending a supernatural war, Ryanne has the weight of all mages on her shoulders. BlackMoon Beginnings is book one in a four part series.
Skywren and the Riders of Sythe
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Price: Free! Words: 38,410. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Skywren's life was like that of most boy's his age. He played pranks with his friends, tended to his uncle's flock of sheep, and tried to stay out of trouble with the bullies that Sull now allowed to rule the land. That all changed, though, when Skywren unexpectedly came across a Tor: a highly-intelligent reptilian creature with a knack for bursting into flames when provoked, previously thought
The Canadian Civil War: Volume 1 - Birth of a Nation
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Series: The Canadian Civil War, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1755 France controlled most of the North American continent. What if they still did? This novel explores the French period from two perspectives – an historically accurate description of Jolliet’s discovery of the Mississippi, coupled with a hypothetical contemporary view of “Canada.” Based in Green Bay, this Canada struggles between the Catholic north and Huguenot Louisiana.
The Killing Moon
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Series: Cole and Dana, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 91,170. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
When rehabilitated werewolves go astray and kill again, a tracker seeks insight from a man to whom she is perversely attracted--the werewolf serial killer who nearly murdered her.
A People's Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 34,110. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
(5.00 from 1 review)
This author subscribes to the principle of check and balance in all human enterprises and endeavours to mitigate the effects of human sin. Therefore he supports a two-party system as the only legitimate democratic process whereby contesting sides in an election to parliament, state legislative assembly or local council may not take their constituents for granted.
Facelift
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Price: Free! Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Botany professor CB Oldenberger is approaching age 50 and he’s not happy about it. He even considers getting a facelift. Join CB in a slightly madcap escapade that includes organized crime, a beautiful spy, the Chinese triad, and a series of events that remind him that what is important is not so much how you look, but how you live.
The Quiet One
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Price: Free! Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Anne finds herself at odds with a suitor who doesn't understand her personality. On one of her rides she finds a place of peace and another delightful surprise. Read the story to find out how the triangle evolves and how dear dogs are to her and she to them.
Dark Aims
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Price: Free! Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
In this plot driven fast-paced thriller, Johnny Delca submerges the reader to an intriguing world of conspiracies in the future. A conspiracy is taking place just south of the border. An obscure group of international powers aims to revive a long-thought abandoned nuclear program by taking undue advantage of a failing regime. Only a lawyer, an ex-soldier and a mysterious woman stand in the way.
Children of Dolhinov
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Price: Free! Words: 146,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
It is a titanic story though one rather slow-moving by contemporary standards.
Bentwhistle the Dragon in A Threat from the Past
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Series: Bentwhistle the Dragon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 155,310. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
An adventure story children and adults alike will love. Three young dragons in their human guises become caught up in an evil plot to steal a precious commodity. Team sports teach them life lessons which become vital in equipping them to deal with a dragon enemy. Humour and fascinating insights into the dragon world are interspersed throughout the book. You'd be flamin' mad to miss it!
The Truth about Syria
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Price: Free! Words: 126,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
(5.00 from 1 review)
A stock figure of modern political literature is the Latin American dictator, a beribboned generalissimo, overweight, corrupt, propping up rich landlords who live in luxury on the back of impoverished peasants, using the language of anti-Communism to justify crushing any possibility of reform. Clearly, such people were seen as villains.
Ieloharis Island: The Curse
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Price: Free! Words: 69,720. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
The first volume present the curse of a mystical flower, which tries to destroy the humanity by a pact made with Angell, a young rebel girl, which lives on a island with her mother.
Meadowbrook
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Price: Free! Words: 24,980. Language: American English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
A collection of short stories, some true, others fiction. Which is which? You may be surprised.
Istanbul Intrigues
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Price: Free! Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
This is the story of Istanbul--but also of Turkey, the Balkans, and the eastern Mediterranean--during World War II, based on extensive interviews and the use of archives, especially those of the OSS, which I was the first to see for this region. The book is written as a cross between a scholarly work and a real-life thriller.
A Steampunk Valentine
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Price: Free! Words: 29,440. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Stories and poems from the Steampunk.com Saint Valentine's Day Short Short Competition