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Alligator's Moat (A Sci-fi Novelette #4)
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Series: SCI-FI STORIES, # 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In this second adventure of Re-Life Associates salesman James Cricket, he will have to sort it out with a disgruntled father, a daughter who wants out, and a hostile planet peopled with scary and dangerous beasts. It's a Sci-Fi novelette of about 11,000 words. * This novelette is also contained in Collected SCI-FI STORIES - Pack 1
Moonbog
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,680. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
THE EVIL GLOW OF THE MOON... lit the path as twelve-year-old Billy Wilson walked past the bog. He knew he shouldn't have gone near the inky shadows of the swamp — but something forced him to come closer to the yawning darkness, the suffocating tangle, the flesh-tearing brambles of Holland Bog. THE MURKY DEPTHS OF THE BOG... sucked the boy into its fetid earth and claimed its human sacrifice.
Frogcatchers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Two boys get more than they bargain for when they go frog catching after dark at Stark Pond.
14 Fun Facts About Florida's Everglades: A 15-Minute Book: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Water once covered most of Florida. It created vast sawgrass prairies, eerie swamps and smelly mangrove forests. The area was considered useless and impenetrable, full of poisonous snakes, alligators and mosquitoes. It is more than that. It is a blending of ecosystems that are sustained by the environment and the animals that live there. The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
Alligators: Floating Logs of the Swamp: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians
An alligator is an animal that looks like a huge lizard. Alligators have thick, hard skin across the entire top of their body. This skin is greenish brown in color. It is covered with bony plates called scutes. These scutes help protect the alligator just like a turtle's shell protects the turtle. The skin on an alligator's belly is much softer and thinner. Educational Vers. have CCSS activities
Jet Black and the Holiday from Hell #14
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Series: The Adventures of Jet Black and his Starship Crew. Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Rosie desperately needs a holiday: somewhere quiet where she can relax; but relaxing isn’t possible when the Christmas card snow scene turns into a blizzard, and there’s something outside the cabin intent on tearing its way in. This time Jet really does put life and limb on the line to save the crew and the people of a small town from his own nightmare.
Crocodile Cross Stitch Pattern
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by L H. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Crocodile Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 8" X 4" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
What's Watching Me? and Other Animal Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
A dog with a nose for trouble, a cat under attack, two wild burros, a determined bear, a talking bird are a few of the amazing animals that live on the pages of this short story collection.You meet ordinary kids whose lives are affected in surprising ways by animals that will long linger in your imagination. The magic of fiction merges with fascinating facts to captivate the middle grade reader.
No Greater Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,600. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1899 two boys, James and Eddie, accidentally set Eddie’s house on fire and blame an unsuspecting black man, Jesse. Inflamed by the boys’ account of the fire, Eddie’s father enlists four brothers to help him run down Jesse and lynch him. He takes refuge in a swamp, and the brothers follow him. Danger awaits everyone who wanders into the swamp and the chase rushes to a deadly conclusion.
The Mausoleum on the Levee
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Hoyt's first full volume of poetry (55 poems) exhibits a broad range of styles-- from sonnets to concrete lyrics. Somewhat romantic, somewhat modernist, somewhat language based, Hoyt's poems are largely unclassifiable; yet every one is ripe with insights into the human condition.