The Last Dad: Looking for Answers When the Dad Piece is Missing
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Divorce and children, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Family
Each chapter of The Last Dad begins with a story about Mildred, a single mom, and her son Louie. The first dad abandoned them when Mildred was 7 ½ months pregnant. The second dad enforced his rules with a bullwhip. Mother and son spent years looking for the next dad. Finally, they discovered the best dad was there all of the time. He was the last dad they would ever need.
Saving Faith
Price: Free! Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
What does it mean to believe? In whom are we to believe? If your answer to either question is wrong, you can miss your salvation! There is only one source by which we can learn what a saving faith is and that is from the Scripture. Paul wrote: “So faith comes from hearing, and hearing by the word of Christ.” What does Scripture mean when it says to believe in Jesus? How are we to believe in him?
14 Fun Facts About Frogs: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Reptiles & Amphibians, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Frogs seem like cute little creatures. But did you know they can also be downright strange? Not everything about these creatures is what it seems. Here are some interesting and strange things you may not know. Find out: How do frogs drink? How big is the smallest frog? How big is the largest frog? What happens to a frog's skin after they shed? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Death Valley: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Death Valley is a strange and unique area found in California. What makes this area so different, and what mysteries does it hold? Find out: When do the animals in Death Valley hibernate? Is Death Valley above or below sea level? What happens to most of the rain that tries to fall in Death Valley? What happens when you smile in Death Valley? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
14 Fun Facts About Florida's Everglades: A 15-Minute Book: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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.
SIXTEEN Vs, Book Two, The Mid Teen Years
Series: Sixteen Vs, Book 2. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 111,450. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / school age
Tragedy hits Victor's family and recovering from the temporary split-up helps shape his character. School yard games spin off in nostalgic events for kids living in the early 1960s. His continual desire for adventure creates several problems and unexpected outcomes. His many ‘firsts’ provide humorous memories for anyone. Life lessons abound as he escapes dangerous situations.
Shatter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When LAPD detective Donna Wildman, trained in criminal profiling, is loaned out to the suburb of Corona Beach to track down the murderous Rag Doll Man, she has no idea that the trail of clues will twist toward the police station itself.
14 Fun Facts About Insects: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
There are many different kinds of insects. But no matter how many there are, all insects have some things in common. Here are some fun facts about those little things that you find crawling around everywhere. Find out: What does the word insect mean? How many insects are there in the world? Are there insects in the Arctic and the Antarctic? Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
The Elles Here (Elsewhere) Place
Price: Free! Words: 25,480. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The disappearance of a father and then his daughter, are of interest not only to the police, but to someone else nearby. But little does the man know, how much he, a complete stranger to the area, will be dragged into the events that have unfolded. That is until he finds himself recording the whole thing.... and what a strange story it is indeed.
Too Much Spirituality
Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Essay » Sociology
Can There Be Too Much Spirituality? Six examples of too much spirituality, plus a Zen Story about the fact that we do not have as much control in our life as we think we have..
14 Fun Facts About Bees: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Butterflies, Moths & Caterpillars, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Bees are fascinating creatures that pollinate much of the planet. You see them around you every day, but how much do you really know about them? How much honey can a worker bee make in its lifetime? How many eggs will a queen bee lay in one day? How big is the smallest bee? Are bees electrically charged? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About Ears: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Ears sit on opposite sides of our head. They are flappy bits of skin that stick out. Sometimes we decorate them with piercings. Ears are our own little satellite dishes. They pick up sound waves and send them through the ear canal, where the tiniest bones and muscles in our body pick up the vibrations and send them further into our ears. Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core SS
Selecting The Perfect Ice Cream Maker An Overview Of The Various Types
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by Pamphlet Book. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Specific ingredients / dairy
Whether you are using grandma’s old hand-cranked ice cream maker, or one of the modern toss-ball types, there are some constants that are good to keep in mind while making ice cream at home.
Andie's Halloween Fright
Price: Free! Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a Halloween prank goes wrong, Andrea Petercheff will need to ignore her fears in order to rescue the little girl who has stolen her heart, and maybe receive a yummy treat at the end of the night.
14 Fun Facts About Your Bones: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
They are inside you right now! They are your bones. They are holding you up, keeping you moving, and doing all of the other jobs they are need to do. Bones have a lot of jobs. Do you know: How do your bones help keep you from being poisoned? What is the largest bone in your body? What happens if you lick a dry bone? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards
14 Fun Facts About Noses: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Noses are wonderful things. They help us breathe. They are lined with mucous and hairs called cilia, which trap germs and tiny particles that can make us sick. They generate quarts (litres) of snot. They let us smell flowers and freshly baked foods. They also warn us of dangers from fires, rotten food or last week’s gym bag. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum S
14 Fun Facts About Your Eyes: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Our eyes are round objects that sit at the halfway point of our head. They are about one inch (25 mm) in diameter and come in a variety of colors. They allow us to see all the wonders of the world and beyond. We still don’t understand exactly how they work, but they do, and it’s amazing. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
14 Fun Facts About Your Skin: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
You have it on you right now. It covers your entire body! It’s skin. You’ve lived with this stuff all your life, but how much do you really know about your skin? Why does your skin get wrinkled when it stays in the water too long? How many square feet of skin does the average adult have? How much does skin weigh? What are the hole in skin for? The Educational Version has activities that meet CCSS.
The Energy Room
Series: The Elementum Trinity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,330. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Angie Dawson is able to manipulate the elements, but what good is it when she's been held captive in an underground government facility her entire life? At almost 18 years old, she has surrendered to her life of testing, until the arrival of a suspicious new psychologist. Angie must journey down a path of trust, while still protecting the others like herself, to whom she is connected in her dream.
14 Fun Facts About Digestion: Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Anatomy & Physiology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
How does your body use food? What happens to food after you chew it up and swallow it? What does your gallbladder do? How long are your intestines? Follow the path of food as it goes from your mouth to your stomach, and on through your intestines. See what happens to it all along the way with these 14 fun facts. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.