Obscuro
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 1 review)
A talking tequila worm, the world’s fattest Ninja, and a supernatural knife that has passed from East Indian Deities to the first Mayan Kings and now to Hindu gangster rapper Tupac Chopra, These are just a few of the fantastical things that Masked Luchador and Adventurer for hire Obscuro has to contend with in this fast paced real time style novelette.
University Challenge in the 23rd Century
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Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: British English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The near to distant future as seen through the questions on a quiz program.
Sonnets of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(4.00 from 1 review)
A few poems in sonnet. It is about love, struggles, failures,pain, beauty, fun, and the sad life of some people I met.
Breaking the Rules
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Price: Free! Words: 3,890. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Editors everywhere take note. Be nice to your writers. They don't always take criticism well. When a student in a writing class is snubbed by her tutor, who also happens to be the editor of the edgy magazine which keeps rejecting her stories, she takes it very personally. She wants him to see the real her, so it's time to rewrite some of the rules...
The Song and The Death (Песня и смерть)
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Price: Free! Words: 18,650. Language: Russian. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Известного барда нагло убивают на глазах у публики, при этом легкая тень подозрения падает на нескольких чужаков... (The famous bard was shamelessly assasinated and unusual bypassers have to catch the killer or be suspected forever...)
Surviving Loss: The Woodcutter's Tale
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Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Death, Grief, Bereavement
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Woodcutter’s Tale is a tender fairytale for all ages about the process of healing after the death of a child. The afterword, written by a psychotherapist, seeks to help individuals understand the grieving process and return to a life with purpose and meaning. This booklet also includes one mother's story of how she's trying to move forward in a way that will honor the memory of her child.
Life Everlasting
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
The trip west wasn't what Josh had expected. He hadn't counted on walking all the way to Oregon. But the hardships didn't end with sore feet. When an unseen enemy attacked the wagon train, his loss inspired future generations.
Sandelina
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Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(5.00 from 1 review)
She wasn't there. That's just the way it was. Sandelina was not on the bed. She was not even under the bed. -- A children's story of a beloved, and now lost, toy.
The Many Different Handbag Fashions Throughout The Years
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A brief history of the handbag from the 1800s up to the 1980s.
Going to Sea
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Price: Free! Words: 370. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Mark's Mad Phonic Series is a set of graded readers helping children learn to read. The series starts from your child's first words and continues to reading fluency. This is Level 4 Book 3. This book is all about a group of children (and a sheep) going to sea!
The Crocus Bed (Short)
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Price: Free! Words: 10,320. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013 by BraeVitae. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Caught in a storm on the unsettled prairie, Marram’s only shelter becomes her worst nightmare.
Exo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,110. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Exo Corps are the garbage pickers of the fleet. We’re also the advanced scouts. The high speed pursuit and the high-risk terrain. You don’t get assigned to Exo unless there’s nowhere else to go. You’re always on some whacked mission where you’re about to be shot in the back of the sensor array. To the places the enemy’s sensor jamming, because they can’t just blanket nuke every planet we come to.
Managing for Development Results
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Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Development / general
The Asian Development Bank introduced the Managing for Development Results (MfDR) agenda in 1999 to boost development effectiveness under its overarching goal of poverty reduction. This edition of Learning Lessons highlights key lessons in mainstreaming that agenda, and makes recommendations for securing better development effectiveness using the agenda.
The Fanatics
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Price: Free! Words: 15,700. Language: American English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
THE FANATICS is based in future America where it's illegal to be a Christian. It chronicles the struggles of a wounded police officer, forced into hiding to reach his family with the Gospel in the face of certain death. Meanwhile, as his sister tries to find him to keep him safe in spite of the dangers she faces for helping a "Fanatic", she learns the treacherous truth about her past.
The Haunted House: The Beginning
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Price: Free! Words: 9,790. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(5.00 from 1 review)
“1969… Mysterious deaths occurred in the O’Connor residence. Two adults and two children were found, brutally murdered by an unknown suspect. Each victim received multiple stab wounds, as well as being suffocated and strangled.
Trapped
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
When Jordan is awakened in the middle of the night by a horde of the undead, he is forced into a fight for his life and his upperclass suburban existence. What he finds leads him to question the safe path he has followed in life and ultimately make the choice to stay the course or start fresh.
Summer Of My Silence
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You set the price! Words: 11,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
A daylong trip to Trieste, Italy elicits memories of the summer spent in this coastal town fifty years earlier. An autobiographical short story about the summer of my 13th birthday.
Completed Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A story of love and death. A story of writer who wanted to buy a time, but didn't know that death itself is just one bureaucratic phenomenon, and there is no deal with the bureaucracy.
Love on the Rocks (3 part mini series)
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Price: Free! Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
For Buffy and her boyfriend Sean, stealing , lying, and drugs solve every problem that tours the path of their impoverished lifestyle. After tragedy strikes, Buffy and Sean's love and loyalty gets tested in a way they never imagined. Will their love conquer and pull them through the fire? Or will Buffy's selfish ways cause the two lovers to collapse
How To Make A Beautiful Concrete Gazebo Pad
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Price: Free! Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Decks and patios
As a woman, I often come up with projects I would like to see finished. Sometimes my husband either doesn't see the need, or is just too busy to accommodate me. That is when I learned I can do many things myself. This project, making a beautiful concrete gazebo pad, is one such project. I wanted it finished soon, but my husband was working out of town and had little time to spare. Thus, I made it.