Time Out For The Time-Out Chair: How To Make Time-Out Work Better
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Price: Free! Words: 930. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Having trouble making time-out work? Incredibly, you might be doing time-out wrong! Find out how to make time-out more effective and start getting better behavior from your child. The answers are right here.
Goodbye To Binkie: How To Help Your Child Break A Habit
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Price: Free! Words: 960. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
If your child is attached to a pacifier, security blanket or some other object or behavior... and it's time to quit... how can you help your child break this habit and move on? Dr. Anderson tells you how.
Rainbows
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Price: Free! Words: 1,610. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An eighteen year old boy has died much too young. He is stuck in an invisible realm between Heaven and Earth. He watches his friends and family grieve,specifically a young, guilt-stricken girl who he had a brief sexual encounter with only two weeks before the horrific car accident that claimed his life. This is a short-short story of roughly 1,600 words.
Thorns Amidst Fireflies
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Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
It was a power game, the old ones would say. Once caught in the glamour of flickering lights, there was no way to notice the danger until it was too late.
How to Find a Counselor
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Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Life isn't quite working as well as you'd like. You finally decide that you need to talk with someone. This brief guide, written by counselor Peggy Haymes, covers common questions such as How do I find a counselor, How do I pay for it, What's the differences between coaches and counselors and How long will it last?
Chitter
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Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Madeline's bat companion, Chitter, leads her to an injured dragon in the woods. It is up to them to rescue the dragon and help it continue its quest.
How To Raise An Early Reader: Five Simple Steps To Take Today
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Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Here are five easy, no-cost steps any parent can take to get preschoolers ready to read... maybe even to help them learn to read on their own. Get all five right here, along with the one thing you must NOT do!
Remy Broussard's Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 14,760. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
As Christmas approaches, a bullied child withdraws from friends and questions the meaning of Christmas. A South Louisiana community comes together to stop the bullying and open Remy's heart to the meaning of Christmas.
The Lessons of Sport
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
With the death of an old friend, Hall of Fame athlete Dave DeBusschere on a street in Manhattan, I found myself ruminating on the strange uses we make of the relentless world of sport.
Selling the Bison
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Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A few decades back, when I was divorced, broke and living in a cramped abode fashioned from a two-car garage, the job promised good money and flexible hours. All I had to do was get through a two-day training session.
The Stadium
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Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 1 review)
After weeks of waiting, Dan is finally able to be in the live audience of his favorite show. It should be a normal episode, yet as Dan watches the contestants he notices one girl in particular. Dan becomes convinced that the show plans to kill her. Yet what can he do from way up in the stands and who would listen to him if he did? Also includes a sample of The White Lilac, a YA dystopian novel.
The World Beneath The Waves
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Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ethan Andrews may seem like an ordinary boy. He likes to play video games and hates taking showers. When Ethan becomes obsessed over the ocean his mom knows that the time has come to get Ethan to the once place she had always hoped she wouldn't have to take him. Ethan and his mom tell you their story in their own words. His mother also has an important plea for you. Will you help her?
The Tale of Leonardo
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Price: Free! Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(3.00 from 1 review)
A time-traveler from the time of Leonardo da Vinci meets a modern art student.
Shrunk
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Price: Free! Words: 6,870. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
For a time in their dating-wars romance, she seemed too good to be true—bright, witty, gorgeous and erotic. Finally when it became clear that she was real—and adored him—there was just this one little problem.
Fixed
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
His thumbs, his fingernails—his life, for Chrissake—everything was riding on the outcome of his son’s last Little League game. But in a fractured moral universe, Dad was holding the wrong end of the stick.
A Round with J.C.
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Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It was only a temporary job the summer before graduate school, but when the young fellow clerking at a public course hooked up with an old black caddie, their match became one of the most unusual rounds in the colorful history of golf.
The Visit
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Price: Free! Words: 3,740. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Every week on Friday Martha Parker came to clean Leda Palmieri’s Grosse Pointe home. But this Friday was different. Mrs. Palmieri did not want to do this but knew she must. After all, that narrow slice of life they shared turned on the color of help.
The Jungle Plant
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Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
From Jessica, this tale’s eccentric teller: “Only once in a great while, like maybe every couple years, it would decide to make a flower, a blue and yellow thing I admit was kind of pretty. But you never knew when it was going to happen, and most of the time it didn’t, and most of the time that plant was just plain ugly. Anyway that stupid thing was what Winnie spent half her life worrying about.
The Red Well-Reader - Book Ten
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Price: Free! Words: 480. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
The Red Well-Read Reader - Book Ten is the tenth mini book of a ten-book series. Each of the first nine books has roughly 40 stories teaching children to comprehend the written word. Book Ten, containing phonics illustrations, serves as the primer for the series.
Samson - Man of Faith
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Price: Free! Words: 11,370. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 27, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Story of Samson is told from two very different perspectives. Shane Willard talks about a joke that got out of hand, a spoiled brat's cycle of violence and revenge, and of Peacemakers and Escalation. Mike Connell talks about the grace of god, how he loves us even in the midst of defeat and disgrace, and about the goodness of God to someone who's fallen over, fallen down.