History of the Water Closet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European, Nonfiction » History » History of things
A history of the development of the water closet, or toilet, in England; beginning with what was used as a privy in the monasteries and ending with the sewer system clean-up in 19th century London. Also included are descriptions of the various types of chamber pots and toilet furniture that came into use and the gadgets and mechanical devices invented prior to the toilet as we know it today.
Feast of Lead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Vampires2 Publishing Company. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
"Feast of Lead" by Warren Bishop, is a collection of 5 amazing action filled stories covering 3 genres: Crime, Horror, and Sci-Fi. It is a hard hitting collection of action packed thrillers sure to please every taste.
A contrasombra, padre
Price: Free! Words: 5,770. Language: Spanish. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Latin American Poetry, Fiction » Urban
En este, el quinto libro de poesía del escritor y arquitecto Hernán Zamora, la paternidad transcurre en un juego de espejos poco común en la poesía en lengua castellana. El poeta se asume hijo y padre a la vez, mientras reflexiona sobre sus sombras y una líquida agonía lo acompaña a través del paisaje. El tema de la violencia contra los niños cruza sutilmente el libro como reclamo y aprendizaje.
Halloween Magic & Silly Science
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science
Halloween is a great time for having fun and experimenting with all things supernatural. This ebook takes a tongue-in-cheek approach to help children realise that even magic has a scientific basis. It explains how to perform ten magic tricks which can easily be done with materials found in most homes and will amaze your friends then gives a funny scientific account of why they work.
Our Red Thread
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Our Red Thread by Katie Farrison Our Red Thread is a story of love, depression, and finding happiness with the one you love. The red thread theory, or the red string of fate, is the belief that there is a red thread connecting two people who are destined to be together.
I See It's You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,730. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents I See It's You by Tara Mitchell I See It's You is the story of friends and partners coming to the realization that they cannot find love in life because they were meant for one another. Livy and Greg own an interior design business together. They have worked together day in and day out for more than ten years.
Zeek and the Hoodies
Series: Zeek World Series. Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Media tie-in
Ezekiel was just an ordinary guy. One day he snapped at a group of young people that hung around his neighborhood. The events that followed led him on a journey - through wrongful incarceration, media manipulation and public vilification – into a man called “Zeek”: a vigilante who will clean up the very system that created him.
Little Pests
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Short Story Press Presents Little Pests by Matthew Kilpatrick “Little Pests” is a tale of suspense and terror that builds from the vaguely sinister beginning of a cockroach infestation, and increases to fever pitch when it is revealed that the man sent to rid a family’s home of the insects proves to be far more of a threat than the cockroaches themselves.
A Creepy Collection: Six Supernatural Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of six paranormal short stories, with ghosts, vampires & witches.
Unable To Breathe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Unable To Breathe by Jasmine Bowen It follows the story of a grungy Rockstar named Michael and an innocent model named Olympia. They didn't have much in common; except for fame…and the inability to properly breathe. Olympia was brought up in the ghetto of New York in a single parent household with nothing; and has only recently come into her own.
Elementals and Servitors
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 17,750. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Magic
Elementals and Servitors are energetic beings that are created by a Magician or Witch to perform tasks for them. They have been used in various forms by cultures spanning the globe for centuries. This book gives you the methods to work with them and a practical guide on how to create them.
Dad’s Down Under
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Short Story Press Presents Dad’s Down Under by Chad Collins Dad’s Down Under is a funny, witty, and wholehearted foray into the mind of an eighteen year old present for his abusive father’s funeral. The story’s short narrative structure permits an impeccable flow of narrative that manages to be consistently surprising as the author deftly balances humor and emotion.
Duel With The Werefrog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When salacious 70-year-old gold digger Silvia starts batting her astigmatic eyes and flashing her pearly dentures at Nathanial over bingo, Deidre knows she needs to convince her smitten boss that Silvia is nothing but trouble. When Nathaniel accidentally espies Silvia laying her charms on a neighboring obese werefrog named Henrick, Nathaniel challenges the werefrog to a duel.
Stop That Crack - Easy Houshold Fixes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,880. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Home repair, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
A guide to save you money by eliminating the simple stuff before the service tech is called. Easy fixes and information to help you recognize maintenance issues before they turn into problems. Stop the service technician from making a trip out to do something you could have easily done yourself. The money spent for that service call could be used somewhere else.
Unexpected Trip To Thyrgaryn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Short Story Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short Story Press Presents Unexpected Trip To Thyrgaryn by Christine Tanner John is thrown into a world where he has no idea what is going on. First he’s chased by zombies, and they aren’t real. He is then thrust into the world of fantasy. For a boy who plays Dungeons and Dragons it’s just like an adventure that he and his friends have played before.
The Scholar and Her Escort (A Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,290. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(4.00 from 1 review)
Selina knows a lot about books but not so much about people. When she writes off the gentleman escorting her to the Gathering of Great Minds as a brainless fighter, it might just lead to her most important lesson yet.
The Cave
Price: Free! Words: 820. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mole and Frog have fun in this funny tale for the young and young at heart
Taming a Montana Maverick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Matilda Dupree has loved her brother's best friend for most of her life, but he's never seen her as anything but a tomboy who tagged along behind him...or so she thinks. Can Ned convince her that he does in fact see her as a woman and wants to settle down with her for all time?
L’affaire Heist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,070. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
TITLE. L’affaire Heist GENRE. Thriller WHO. Patrick: owner. Michael: builder. Karen: dealer. Duong: computer guru. Dirk: Security Chief. Bad Guys: Particulars unknown. WHAT. Michael moves $600,000 from Martin to Cool Blue's safe. An 'A' poker game begins; Bad Guys break into Cool Blue. Cool Blue goes into 'Lock-in'. WHERE. Saba, a volcanic island in the Netherlands Antilles.
Betty Bumble-Worm And The Secret Hideaway
Series: The Adventures of Betty Bumble-Worm, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 510. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Betty Bumble-Worm is heartbroken because no one seems to remember her birthday. Her parents are too busy to talk and her best friend Vanessa Butterfly hasn't even wished her a happy birthday. Betty decides its time to visit her secret hideaway.