The Persistent Ghost: A Funny 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“I’m sorry if I’m such a pain,” Mr. Sidney said as I adjusted his pillows. “Oh! It’s not you, I promise,” Janet said. “I just have some things on my mind.” “They don’t seem to be happy things,” Mr. Sidney noted with a wheeze. “Is it all this taking care of dying folks that has you upset? Or is it something else? I have a hard time talking, but I can be a great listener." Read Janet's story.
Almighty Sara
By Carolyn Chambers Clark
Series: Young Adult Adventures, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,900. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Dating & Sex
When Sara Webster gets framed for stealing the answers to the psych midterm, she texts The Almighty for help and gets it. If she helps out with the problems at school, Sara can be popular, get great clothes, stop her classroom tormentors, get all A's, and date that new hot boy everybody wants. If she messes with free will, she'll have to answer to The Almighty
Werewolf Fever: A Scary 15-Minute Horror Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“There's a werewolf around. I just know it.” “Johnson lost another lamb last night.” “They found what was left of it torn to bits down by the railroad track.” “And they found tracks of the monster too.” “They were huge.” Sheriff Corbin listened as the talk swirled around him. Finally he stepped in. Find out what the sherrif said and what the town did in this short and creepy tale.
The Ghost of the Donner Party: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,020. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“Is there any decent place to stop between here and the mountains?” I asked the storekeeper. “You can pretty much camp anywhere,” he said. “The Indians are pretty friendly here abouts. If you’re at all concerned about making it over the mountains, though, I suggest you stop at old lady Williams’ place at the base of the mountains.” “What’s so special about Old lady Williams’ place?" Find out!
Specious Nephew-book 2- Amazing Gracie Mysteries
By Fay Risner
Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,580. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gracie Evans isn't happy with all the excitement at the Moser Mansion for Women Rest Home in Locked Rock, Iowa. Molly Moser, owner of the mansion, is marrying the butter and egg man in the back yard. The residents can bring a relative to escort them to the wedding. Melinda Applegate puts a notice in a newspaper column to find some kin. A stranger shows up claiming to be her long lost nephew.
The Disappearance of Sara Oglethorpe: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Sara Oglethorpe’s father was a drunk. When he drank he got mean, and Sara hated him for it. Then one night the neighbors heard a huge fight coming from the Oglethorpe house. The next day Sara wasn’t in school. On Sunday she never made it to church. Find out what happened to Sarah and her father in this creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. Do your 15 minutes of reading a day with this scary book!
D.H. Lawrence: An Unprofessional Study
By Anais Nin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,160. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Sky Blue Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary criticism
Anais Nin's first book, published in 1932 by Edward Titus in Paris, was a critical examination of the work of controversial British author D. H. Lawrence. Of all the books written about Lawrence, his widow Frieda said this one "was the best." Nin was inspired to do the book after Lawrence had been villified by puritanical critics.
The Haunted Haystack: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The night started out just great. I’d gone to a scary movie with some friends, and Mary Lou Pendergrass had cuddled up to me all night long. Then I started walking home through the field. That’s when my luck changed. Suddenly I was being followed, but not by anything human. Would I ever make it home safely? Read this short, but creepy tale to find out. Ages 9 and up.
Ghost Ship on the Cay: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
The ship came into the harbor, running full out in front of a storm. No one thought she’d make it, but she did. But then the town discovered that there was no one on board. She was called the Providence. It was a fitting name, for she brought Providence to our town, and much, much more to the widow Mabel Priory. Read this short, but creepy tale to find out what Mabel did with this ship!
The Ghost of the Tree: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
I had found it! This house was the perfect place to write the great American novel. I tumbled into bed, anxious to start the next day. Within half an hour, I was awake again. The sounds were back. I got up and peered out the window. That’s when I saw it. In the ghostly light of a half moon shining through the darkness, I saw a young girl chopping at the trunk of a huge oak tree behind the house.
Banyan - A Short Novel
By Cynthia Williams
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 20,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
BANYAN is a mystery around one question—what really happened on Clara Ann’s eighth birthday in 1908 which caused a cataclysmic shift in the lives of everyone involved? The mystery surrounding Gerald and Sayre Cuvier and their two children is layered. From 19th century Louisiana to tropical Florida at the turn of the century, these beautiful, doomed people will haunt you long after the reading.
Patience, Violence & Other Stories of Change
By Abigail Fero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Black Shire Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Five short stories including a previously unpublished piece 'Hall of Chimes'. Stories of Change has five fantasy and paranormal shorts with ghosts, demons and daschunds. Includes: Just Another Shop. Born in the Mouth of an Angel. Patience, Violence, and the Red, Red Moon. The Gothic Ghost Killer. The Problem with Carl and Louie.
Prisoner of Oak Terrace: A Scary 15-Minute Ghost Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Prisoners are taken at Oak Terrace. When you ask what prisoners, you'll hear stories. Stories of strange things that have happened to many people. But most often, you'll hear the story of Timmy McGill: The Prisoner of Oak Terrace. Read Timmy’s story in this short, but creepy tale. Ages 9 and up. LearningIsland.com believes in the value of children practicing reading for 15 minutes every day.
The Stonemason's Playground: A Scary 15-Minute Horror Story
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Ghost Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
“I was across the marsh, by a stone wall.” I hadn’t intended to give away where I’d been, but I was getting flustered. “By the Stonemason’s Playground?” Tommy asked. “What’s that?” I said, trying to sound dumb. “It’s a haunted playground,” Brad said with a shiver. I could tell he liked being scared. “The kids who sneak into the playground to play are turned to stone. They never come back!”
The Energy of Happiness
By Don Nenninger
Price: Free! Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Happiness--is it elusive for you? Do you chase it? Do you try to buy it? Are you waiting for the magical train of life to get you to the right stations- your "there" before you allow yourself to experience happiness? If you are, you are clinging to a life of dissatisfaction. The shift to happiness is possible, the details are here in The Energy of Happiness! Read this book to reveal the path!
MASTERING TECHNOLOGY COMMERCIALIZATION- Inventions, Patents, Markets, Money
By Steven Overholt
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,130. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship
KNOWLEDGE IS POWER. Don’t be the one without it! This guide brims with proven tools and strategies you can use to forge your technology into a business or licensing deal that creates great wealth. Surely this is the most complete "How-to" on this topic ever available to the public. Coverage is so complete, it would comprise over 250 printed pages, with 375 topics in its table of contents.
echo lake
By k.m. bihr
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,840. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
When the young widowed doctor and father of two is forced to leave Spain in 1856 he finds refuge in northern California's Napa Valley. When he hires the wealthy cattle rancher's daughter to tutor his children a bond of love will burn through the ages.
The Caterpillar
By C. Dennis Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A shiftless loser gets more than he bargained for when he comes to stay with his cousin while he gets back on his feet.
Beweis Des Prophetentums
By Ahmed Fârûkî Serhendî
Price: Free! Words: 46,680. Language: German. Published: March 3, 2012 by Hakîkat Kitâbevi. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sunni
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In seinem Buch (Isbat-ün-nübüvve) berichtet der grosse islamische Gelehrte St. Imam-ı Rabbani vom Propetentum, von Muhammed, Friede und Segen sei mit Ihm, als letzten Propheten und vom Wunder. Es wird vom Kommunismus, von der Feindschaft der Kommunisten gegenüber dem Islam und von den Grausamkeiten, die die Kommunisten den asiatischen Türken zufügten, berichtet.
White Nile
By Gavin Rudgley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Alistair and Tom Banks, fresh from their advertures in Sicily, make for Egypt to explore the land of the Pharaohs. On their arrival, they are immediately marked out by the Egyptian authorities for smuggling ivory. Away to the west in Chad, Abakar is forced into poaching. Their paths aligned, they must all work together to defeat Masud, the criminal mastermind.