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KILTED DESIRE - Sands of Betrayal
By A.B. McKinley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction
Scott Maclaren, a strong, Special Forces Scotsman. Injured on duty & abandoned by his wife, Scott finds new love with beautiful Ohio teacher Katie Johnson. For their future, he returns to the Middle East on a lucrative security contract. Amongst the bombs & bullets, his client, spoiled, rich, flirtatious, businesswoman Britney Parnell decides she wants him, & she's used to getting what she wants.
The Last Bridge
By Terry A. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160,140. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction
Tantalizing allusions to Heaven are scattered throughout the Bible. The Last Bridge weaves a tale about a man who travels beyond this life and world, experiencing the reality of what the Bible hints at. It is not, however, merely an imaginative travelogue. Our hero is a stubborn agnostic who has been deeply wounded by life. How his adventures involve him in larger events forms a thumper of a tale.
Lodestone Book Three: The Crucible of Dawn
By Mark Whiteway
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,440. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction
The multiple award-winning Lodestone series returns in an all-action third instalment. Ten Kelanni, together with the enigmatic Chandara Boxx, set sail for the Island of Helice in order to neutralize the a weapon designed to eradicate the planet’s indigenous life and to give humans control over lodestone—the most powerful substance in the universe.
Dan Quixote: Boy of Nuevo Jersey
By Shevi Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,870. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Category: Fiction
13-year-old Dan Tyler believes in every fantasy and science fiction novel he's ever read. His best friend Sandy Goldberg believes it's time for him to grow up. Can their friendship survive a bully, a teacher nicknamed "The Dragon," and Dan's first crush? This touching, sweet and funny children's novel based on the classic Don Quixote will have readers rooting for its heroes and laughing out loud!
A Dangerous Gift
By Shelter House Publishing Group LLC
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction
Nina Slocum is a best selling author, celebrated for her investigations into the private lives of historical giants. Her daughter J.J. longs to follow in her famous mother's footsteps. Now, as Nina's assitant, J. J. uncovers a sex scandal that could overshadow her mother's career. Built around the murder of Gulielma Sands "The Girl in the Manhattan Well". Hamilton and Burr as defense attorneys.
Mystery At Grandma's
By Forester de Santos
Series: Writing Practice, 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
This very short story is about a student who takes a short break from his very stressful studies and returns home to find himself in a greater stress or stresses. And even though he is studying to be a doctor and to deal or to handle all kinds of stresses or even disapointments, the human factor or the human condition remains. And the human factor with all its formulas cannot give a final answer..
Moonfall
By Roger Greider
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,710. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction
A giant meteor shatters the moon, and the pieces spiral to Earth. Greg Stevens leads a group of survivors who call themselves The Company, sharing possessions. More women survive than men, so a polygamous life style is chosen. After thirty years of a rising democratic economy, struggling against ambitious rivals, including cannibals, their standard of living approaches that of pre Moonfall.
The Grip
By maverick jr.,iii
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction
The Grip is a short story satire about how a hobby or interest can become an obsession. This story takes the reader on a journey of an out of control perfectionist that lacks the talent to accomplish their goals. Anyone can become caught up in the frustration of falling short of their dreams.This is a short story. It is meant to be read in one sitting. Only one paragraph indention at the start.
Exit, pursued by a bear
By Peter Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 18,100. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2011. Category: Screenplays
In 1980s Prague, Tony is mistaken for an emissary to dissidents by security chief Placek who sends Anna to infiltrate his household. She refuses later orders and Placek reluctantly denounces her. Later, disgusted by new instructions, he himself wishes to defect but needs Tony's help for his assistant Elena to escape. Tony objects but Anna persuades him to agree and that all should be friends.
兰德报告 与中国的冲突 RAND Conflict With China
By Zhe Yi
Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: Chinese. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
本文由美国军方提供支持,兰德公司研究表明:随着中国的崛起,美国可能与中国在中国周边地区发生冲突,但是如果美国能保持威慑,则美中发生大规模冲突的几率不大。本文分析了美中冲突的前景、后果和威慑战略。由“译者”志愿翻译小组翻译,未经原作者审校。