The Golden Gringo Chronicles - Part 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,710. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
A true story of an older American who moved to Costa Rica for retirement. In this part, he finds adequate housing, begins the process of obtaining official residency and learns what it means to be a “perpetual tourist”. Keeping his visa fresh causes him to visit several Central American countries. He discovers what rains can really be like and experiences his first earthquakes. Yet all is well.
Witch Test
Series: Fae of Calaveras. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When Rosamunde turned thirteen, she had to pass a test from the Faerie Court in order to gain the powers of a witch. But her simple test just got turned on its head when a mysterious old woman appeared and offered her a choice: forbidden powers or being eaten by monsters! This short story is a prequel to Small Town Witch, book 1 of the Fae of Calaveras trilogy.
Grand Master of the Mountains
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 124,780. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Ryan Duster and Jason Connelly are two adventurous ten-year-old boys who like nothing more than finding a cold dark cave hidden in the mountains that they can claim for their own. Intrigued by the thrill of venturing underneath the mountains they bequeath this hidden treasure to be theirs and set out to discover the challenges that lie ahead and the mystery within these stone walls.
Mamas Write: 29 Tales of Truth, Wit, and Grit
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,400. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature
Twenty-four moms (and one dad) share stories from their lives as writers and parents.
The First Hit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Fourth Wall violations, mime killing, Goldilocks, drugs, UFOs, failed Super Heroes, Eco Terrorists, theoretical hallucinations, paradoxes, trains and crossbows. Something for everyone. Fun for the whole family. A short story collection.
My Storytelling Guide Companion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Loose Leaf Stories. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
In this companion to My Guide to RPG Storytelling, I delve into the details on creating different kinds of crisis scenes, give a bunch of examples and a lot of lists of potential crisis stages and complications. The second half covers more about NPCs, including voices and mannerisms, NPCs in combat, as well as more examples of player favorite protagonists and antagonists.
Wednesdaymeter
Price: Free! Words: 98,130. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
An eggplant wails, a ladder breaks, and the guise of civility shatters. A professor of festival studies, a potato hunter, a deadly career counselor, and a part-time terrorist are struggling to retain their sanity in a magically mundane city. Their carefully laid plans fall apart when they meet Mr. Pearson, an everyman suspecting a conspiracy of evil polygons behind his company’s absurd practices.
What I Borrowed
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
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Find out what the Pesky Librarian has been borrowing (and actually reading/watching as opposed to borrowing and leaving on her work desk gathering dust...).
What's So Great About King Tut? A Biography of Tutankhamun Just for Kids!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Royalty biography
Born as “Tutankhaten, King Tut is remembered for many reasons. During his reign as Pharaoh he made the difficult decision to publically disagree with his father and to undo many of the changes that Amenhotep IV had made during his rule (including making Amarna the capital city). Tutankhaten would also try to reestablish the friendships with surrounding nations that his father had ignored and to s
The Recruit- Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A conversation over a game of chess between a general and a potential recruit about a world war that may happen. The recruit stirs things for his gain once he learns more than he should've.
Finding Comfort And Encouragement In The Promises Of God In The Last Days
Series: The Truth Seeker's Library, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,770. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Personal Growth, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
This book is intended to help believers recognize, apply, and benefit from the promises which God has given us. The author shares his own experiences of walking with God these last thirty-four years and how the promises of God were a comfort and encouragement to him. The promises of God looked at cover many areas where believers often struggle, such as anxiety, fear, worry, etc.
Do I Look Like Mother?
Series: Novels and Stories, Book 86. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American, Fiction » Classics
Like any other child, she wanted the attention of her father, who mostly remained submerged in his newspaper. She would endeavor by several methods to pull his attention, but he would simply shake or nod his head. For all that little Sohini never felt defeated and she continued her efforts.
Essential Guide to Sexual Assault and Rape - Campus and College Student Victimization, Not Alone: White House Task Force to Protect Students From Sexual Assault, Alcohol on Campus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Violence & harassment, Nonfiction » Social Science » Sexual abuse & harassment
Eleven reports and documents from the federal government provide an overview of the problem of sexual assault, violence, and rape, particularly against college students, including the April 2014 report of the White House Task Force to Protect Students from Sexual Assault.
Walking Through Bangkok's European Heritage
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
A walking tour of Bangkok, one of the most vibrant cities in the world. Famous for its food, shopping, and nightlife. It also has a rich European-influenced history, with some relics still remaining in the architecture of a variety of well-known tourist attractions, as well as a few that are off the beaten track.
Riotous Retirement
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 34,600. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / retirement planning
Retirement community life is harmonious, say the brochures. But this book has fifteen short stories that say—untrue! Retirement villages are where bored over 50s go, who enjoy a good fight, hate authority, argue like hell, question every rule and regulation and who love to interfere in the lives of others. And it’s where the authors live. Riotous retirement is much more interesting than harmony.
Ellie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
A teenager suffers from an unusual affliction that can help others...but at what cost to herself?
104 Great Symphonies You Haven't Heard Yet
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,340. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
A look at 104 great Symphonies overlooked in concert and radio programming.
Haters Gotta Hate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Leigh and his best friend Toad are the authors of Haters Gotta Hate, a gossip blog about the students at Argyle Secondary School. Leigh begins to question Toad’s motives when he launches a smear campaign against Josh Prince, a devout Catholic with a heart of gold.
There's Nothing Like a Testimony
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 29,950. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
How does your faith show up in your life? In There’s Nothing Like a Testimony, more than fifty real-life stories provide powerful examples of faith in action. These testimonies, garnered from eight years of spiritual growth, take the reader on a journey of self-reflection and enlightenment. Hearing God's voice, selfishness, fear, submission, trust, and lack are a few of the topics discussed.
Donald Sterling, Racist Team Owner: 100 Questions & Answers about the Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by KAW Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Sports biography, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
L.A. Clippers basketball team owner & billionaire Donald Sterling is involved in a scandal related to a conversation his mistress taped. On that tape, he reveals himself to be a racist. This book pulls together information from diverse sources to answer frequently asked questions about the case, such as: “Who is Donald Sterling?” “Who is his wife?” “Who is his girlfriend?" and "What happens next?"