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Helium3
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Series: Helium 3. Price: Free! Words: 23,210. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2008. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Today, at the centre of our galaxy, dwell small colonies of a most extraordinary species – humans. Fourteen-year-old Mervyn Bright has courage, tenacity, and three close friends from the Space Academy: Loren, a brilliant but despised out-worlder, Tarun, heir to a once-powerful dynasty, and Aurora, niece to the embattled Patriarch. Together they make a formidable team.
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
Saving for Trace
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Series: My First Horse, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 20,470. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
His father out of work, Nick helps the family by working at a stable. He finds Trace, a retired cutting horse. Nick finally gets the money to buy Trace, but his mother’s plans pose a difficult decision. Trace with all the moves of a sports car, a broken ankle, Mandy with her Tennessee drawl, driving a truckload of cattle, Nick tries it all.
The Royal Bank of Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Short stories that would be true had the world been more sane (or insane). These stories tell of our past and future with a bit of humour and fantasy thrown in. They are guaranteed to touch your emotionally somehow - you'll laugh, cry (maybe), chuckle, sigh, yell 'Eureka!' and you may even realise just how amazing you are, which is the whole point of the stories. Oh, yes, you may even enjoy them!
Spirit Lights
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Series: North Wind Tales: Arctic Trilogy · Children (ages 9-12). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,130. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Sequel to The Haunted Igloo, Spirit Lights is a coming-of-age adventure for fans of Gary Paulsen, Scott O'Dell, and Jack London. Returning to the Arctic after a two-year absence, 12-year-old Jean-Paul has overcome his fear of the dark but discovers his best Inuit friend is terrified of the Northern Lights! Experience polar bears, huskies, auroras that speak--and danger in the Arctic. (Ages 9-12+)
The Eco Boys- Turn the Tide
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Price: Free! Words: 31,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Eco Boys Turn the Tide is the first in an adventure series. Trevor, Brett and Ryan are seventh graders who are shocked to realize that seals and dolphins are being poisoned off of the coast. When they find out that a grove that is home to thousands of butterflies is in danger, they form their club, The Eco Boys. Together, they learn about their natural world, as they forge an unbreakable bond.
The Interceptors Club and the Secret of the Black Manta
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 174,110. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Think "Sneakers" meets "The Hardy Boys", Static and his rag-tag gang of teen techies are tricked into hacking into and stealing the prototype of an unmanned stealth warplane. It can soar to Mach 6, fly rings around any jet fighter and is in the hands of a spy who wants to sell it to North Korea. It is the Interceptors Club mission to get "The Black Manta" back.
Monster in the Mirror - With Bonus Short Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
For a limited time, includes two free additional short stories. Could there be a hidden room somewhere in your house? And just what would you find lurking there? Nate, his little sister, and best buddy Dan, stumble upon a hidden room during a sleep-over. What they find inside is anything but friendly. Includes two bonus short stories: Steven, Space Stowaway & Bloody Marcy
Jason Jerviss at Your Service
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 26,500. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Jason opens a pet-sitting service as a way to earn spending money over the summer, and he's determined to prove to big brother Greg that he's not a failure! With a "Think positive!" motto and the help of best buddy Tom, Jason takes on some very strange clients and meets up with disaster along the way. Will he succeed in business AND in proving himself to Greg?
Action Files: would you dare to read?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,740. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A collection of thrilling adventure stories. Island of fire, Secrets of the Jackal, Flight of Fear, Sword of Betrayal, Shark Attack. Ages 8 to 12. Do you dare to read them?