14 Fun Facts About John Quincy Adams
John Quincy Adams, was born to John and Abigail Adams on July 11, 1767, in Braintree (now Quincy), Massachusetts. Adams grew up at his father's side, accompanying him on trips while his father carried out his political duties. At an early age, Adams began a political career of his own.He led a varied and interesting life. Here are 14 fun facts about our 6th president. Reading level: 6.6
Записки cумасшедшего. - Читальник
Series: Проект Воскрешения Классики. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: Russian. Published: July 27, 2017 by © ПЕНА. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
В рамках данного Проекта разворачивается увлекательный процесс языкового конструирования на образцах классической прозы — драматургии («Идея на прокрустовом ложе», сценическая мистерия-четыреххвостка) и романа (рабочее название для романа — «Архипелаг плагиата»), действия которого разворачиваются в параллельной реальности времяпространства.
Annella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Nazzaro and Price. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Laird Rory MacKinnon set out join William Wallace after discovering an imminent threat as a warrior, he has given his heart and soul to fight for Scotland's freedom, until he meets a lass who has captured his heart like no other. Now, Rory must fight; not only to secure his own clan's freedom, but to save the woman he loves.
Bullies With Badges: Harbingers of Terror
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
The increasing incidents of police shooting citizens has bred resentment across the social spectrum. Worse still, it may have already provided fertile ground for terrorist to recruit domestic terrorists and encourage claudestine acts against the nation.
Imported America: Jamestown 1607
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Expeditions & Discoveries
Imported America gives us a true account of the first years of America’s History. From the men who privately funded the discovery of the New World, Raleigh’s first two attempts of colonizing, details of both of the lost colonies of Roanoke to The Virginia Company that settled the first permanent colony at Jamestown -this book gives us their accounts.
Lila at Gene's Theater
Price: Free! Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
This coming of age story will resurrect memories and impressions you thought were long dead. A short delightful read.
Black Dawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,350. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In a dark parallel world, attacks by its most determined opponents have forced the Ministry to change its plans. Yet the ruthless Director-General is prepared to sacrifice anyone to achieve an entirely new beginning, no matter what the cost. In a deadly race against time, as events spiral out of control, Ben and Charlie must risk their lives to save two worlds from destruction.
Donna Leon's Guido Brunetti Series - Best Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist - Compiled by Albie Berk
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
DONNA LEON - GUIDO BRUNETTI NOVELS WITH SHORT SUMMARIES - INCLUDES EARTHLY REMAINS - UPDATED IN 2017 This is the must-have reader’s guide for all Donna Leon Inspector Brunetti fans. Includes a section with books in publication order including short summaries, a section if you need to order the book or story, a checklist and special additional material every Donna Leon fan will love.
Into The Web
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,800. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On a doomed version of Earth, the sinister schemes of the Ministry are moving closer to completion, with dire consequences for the inhabitants of two worlds. For Ben and Charlie, an unlikely alliance, unexpected reunions, and the mysterious prophecy of the Chosen One offer a glimmer of hope, with the ever-present prospect of betrayal, as they embark on an unpredictable journey into the unknown.
Shadowzone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
While watching intense flashes of lightning during a violent storm, Ben experiences mysterious and disturbing visions of another world, one very different from his own. In the chain of events that follow, Ben encounters Charlie, a girl from a dark version of Earth, a planet doomed by the effects of environmental catastrophe, where the leaders will stop at nothing to complete their deadly mission.
Prima di conoscere l'eterno
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: Italian. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » European poetry
Autobiografia in versi del blog "The Jack Tempesta's Chronicle" e del suo autore Stefano Bonacorsi. Cinque anni di post poetici raccolti in ordine cronologico senza un apparente filo conduttore, se non quello delle emozioni dell'autore.
Letters to a Prisoner: The Fight for Freedom
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 19,870. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
In Letters to a Prisoner, Oscar Valdes attempts to clarify the obstacles the prisoner faces in his journey to freedom. He reminds him that he is not alone, that in his pursuit of self-knowledge he will light up the path to his development, and that none of it will bear fruit without renouncing violence.
Crook's Wraith at Midnight
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,770. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Danny's sister is taken, spirited away by unnatural forces for unspeakable purposes. Paul will help him, or so he says. He'll take him to the ghoul who holds her, for the fight to free her. But nothing is as it seems in Crook's world and Danny is in for the longest night of his (possibly Short) life.
The Sacred Will Of The People
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism
Tanzania was one of the poorest countries in the world when President Julius Nyerere introduced his socialism policy known as "ujamaa". During this time, the mass media was used to mobilize people to follow his policies. People were forced to live in community villages known as "ujamaa" villages. This persuasion was against the wills of the people which are sacred. Therefore, it failed.
Walking on the Sea of Clouds
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 134,450. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Two pioneering couples go Walking on the Sea of Clouds in this near-future technological drama about the risks people will take, the emergencies they'll face, and the sacrifices they'll make to survive and thrive as part of the first independent, commercial lunar colony. In the end, one will leave, one will stay, one will dither ... and one will die so another can live.
What Is Islam Faith?
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Dragon Promedia. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Theology, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
The ultimate goal of every Divine Message has always been the same: to guide the people to God, to make them aware of Him, and to have them worship Him alone.  Each Divine Message came to strengthen this meaning, and the following words were repeated on the tongues of all the Messengers: “Worship God, you have no god other than Him.”
The Ruined Castle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,710. Language: American English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
When 12-year-old Roger is magically launched into another world, he finds himself fighting for his very life as monstrous creatures invade a peaceful kingdom. With the aid of a pair of newfound friends, a were-fox and an apprentice ranger, he must run for his life to spread the warning of the imminent attack, yet all he really wants to do is find the way home.
Cross Stitch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What does a meteorite, a murderer, and a wagonload of gold have in common? That was the puzzle Maddy Madison and her Quilters Club pals were trying to figure out. Caruthers Corners (pop. 3,212) wasn’t the kind of place where psychopaths ran loose, except maybe in that outlying community that locals called Cuckoo Crossing. But someone was trying to kill Maddy’s husband ....
Tunnel Rat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,840. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
They threatened his family, the woman he loves, even his one true home…but they have no idea what they awakened when they challenged a former Tunnel Rat.
The Story of Prophet Abraham (Ibrahim) In Islam
Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017 by Dragon Promedia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Prophet Ibrahim known as Prophet Abraham in the Hebrew Bible, is recognized as a prophet and messenger in Islam of Allah (God). Abraham plays a prominent role as an example of faith in Judaism, Christianity, and Islam. In Muslim belief, Abraham fulfilled all the commandments and trials wherein God nurtured him throughout his lifetime.