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Into Thin Eyr (Eyr, #1)
Series: Eyr, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,060. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Eyr's island is destroyed by the Fall, a drop over the edge of the world. With a chameleon named Caviar by her side, Eyr travels from village to village and soon discovers that everyone is struggling to survive even if their methods make no sense, but she has to wonder... is survival even worth it?
Victoria Swan
Price: Free! Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
She was born on a cold rainy February morning. Even the midwife gasped with horror when the small disfigured child was lifted into the air for its mother to see. The mother didn’t even look at her baby, didn’t even look. She just spoke one word “No”. So the baby was taken to the Angels of Mercy orphanage on Victoria Street. No name, no family. Not a great start by any ones imagination.
Coping With The Cabin: Maintaining Your Comfort, Health and Sanity In-Flight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Before you can enjoy your holiday, you first need to survive the journey! Small spaces, less than perfect conditions and none of our home comforts are all sent to try us as we taxi down the runway. This pocket guide contains over 50 hints and tips for the airline traveller looking to be healthy, hygienic, comfortable and entertained during their flight.
Impasse - Antithesis Series Book Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,620. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Elliott Marks is sure that her dreams have come true when the love of her life moves to Oxford. But when her doubts cause her to push him away, the rest of the world discovers him. At the same time, Elliott discovers a stunning new secret about herself – one that makes her wonder whether her attraction to Griffen is a gift, a cruel twist of fate, or a prelude for greater things to come.
Nemesis - Antithesis Series Book Three
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,870. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this fast-moving tale of foxhunting, friendship, and romance, Elliott Marks and Griffen Case kick on with their tumultuous relationship in spite of its rising passions, reigning principles, and now – risky alternatives. But in the shadows, someone is watching, an ever-present someone who wants revenge for stolen hope.
The Redtailed Devils
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,640. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
Historical fiction WWII, Tuskeegee Airmen Hauptman Otto Kruger, a German Ace, is assigned to a special fighter group tasked w/destroying U.S. bombers. He resorts to tethered bombs, and 8in. mortars. He is shot down by a young Lt. Vernon Ghest, from the 302nd fs in the 332nd fg. Vernon is captured by the Germans and manages to escape to fight again.
Wake Island
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 101,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War
The train is hijacked by the prisoners and they escape to form a renegade bunch which turn the Japanese occupiers into twists and turns trying to re-capture them. There are American Marines, Australians, and several Chinese captors who are very inventive. They are there for over two years and finally taken out to return to duty. Lively action, personal heroism, and life and death struggles.
The Real Life of Amelia Earhart, The Feminine Flying Wizard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Amelia Earhart set a number of flying records in her outstanding career, but she wanted one more. She wanted to fly the circumference of the earth at the equator level. She and her navigator Fred Noonan were within seven thousand miles of finishing the 29,000 mile journey when they crash landed. Anthropologists have found remains on an isolated atoll in the Pacific.
Arabella Parker and The Primrose School Revolt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,050. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
At nine and a half, Arabella Parker is a quite extraordinary girl. For one thing, she can fly, an ability that she seems to have inherited from her Great Aunt Agatha. Her parents, being terrible snobs, are more concerned with what the neighbours might think. But now the primary school is under threat from ghastly property developers. So, Arabella must use her special powers and go into battle!
Can Dreams Come True?
Series: 20th Century Sagas, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,650. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In this fifth Midlands saga Kate, scholarship girl, meets Robert who offers to take her flying. Kate's heroine is Amy Johnson, and she is ecstatic. Then various calamities make life difficult. Expelled, with no job, Alf killed and Hattie unstable, Kate struggles to support them, but more problems arise. Will Kate's dream of flying ever come true?