Anaboraxus - the Young Wizard
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Anaboraxus is being sent to apprentice as a goldsmith in the Imperial capital. After being attacked by highwaymen and his group of travelers is scattered, Anaboraxus finds himself lost in the woods, in the dark. Strangers and take him to their home, underground. And the reason they hide is that they are being hunted for doing magic! He joins, unknowingly bringing their enemies to their doorstep.
Rhythm
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Price: Free! Words: 630. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A collection of short poems
Unicorn Keep
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Thoroughweb Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(4.00 from 1 review)
A girl swaps places with her best friend to become a unicorn keeper.
Why Women can do a Better Job in Ruling the World, Than Men
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Price: Free! Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
(1.00 from 1 review)
Five Thousand years of human history have shown men do a really terrible job in ruling our world. Male rulers still settle disputes between countries by warfare, while the gap between rich and poor grows all the time, condemning billions of people to poverty and starvation. If we accept men are so dreadful in ruling our world then why don't we think about women ruling instead?
Cold Altar
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Series: Small Town PI, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A small-town cold case gets new life when a woman hands a 22-year-old private investigator his first assignment. Going with the notes his father used when he first investigated the case, Alex Bourque delves into the 31-year-old mystery: an 11-year-old boy, kidnapped without witnesses, abused and murdered.
The Borges Apocrypha (a Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A foreigner living in Buenos Aires is haunted by Jorge Luis Borge's ghost as he continues the cataloguing of the celebrated author's oeuvre.
Adversity's Wake: The Calamitous Fourth Voyage of Christopher Columbus
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,870. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
This dual-language book about the calamitous fourth voyage of Christoper Columbus is designed for Spanish-Speakers studying English. English is shown in boldface followed immediately by the Spanish translation in italics. One can easily read the book in English as one normally would or quickly check the translation to see how good their comprehension is.
Meine Genussküche der Alpenländer
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: German. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » European
Essen macht glücklich! Und kochen erst recht!Neue spannende Kochideen und Kreationen aus den Alpenländern Schweiz, Italien, Oesterreich und Frankreich. Diese authentischen Gerichte können einfach und erfolgreich nachgekocht werden. Die Beschreibungen der Rezepte beschränkt sich auf das Wesentliche. Die Zutaten sind überall gut erhältlich. Das Resulat wird Sie und Ihre Gäste begeistern!
Captain Peter's Chapter and Verse
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Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Snippets (Short stories and poetry from books written by this books author, Captain Peter Cain. There are stories from his 'Percy the Parrot' books and poems and rhyme from 'A Sign of the Rhymes' and the forthcoming 'A-Z of Animal Poems'. Each of Captain Peter Cain's books are accompanied by pictures and illustrations. All Captain Peter's books will bring a smile to your face.
Surviving Denmark on a bag of peach rings, and tips for enjoying travel to the oldest kingdom in the world
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Photos, ratings, experiences, and over 30 tips on how to survive your own vacation.
The Missing Link: The Story of Charles
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,920. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Mary encounters an unknown being, who is introduced to her as a so called healer. Mary soon realizes that there is something quite different about the healer and she soon ends her friendship. he rejection of that one Encounter will lead to depths of Biblical proportion that Mary could not even imagine.
Crow Roads
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Short story Crow Roads first appeared in The Coyote Road: Trickster Tales, edited by Ellen Datlow & Terri Windling, Viking, 2007 Set outside of Newford in 1967, Annie lives in Tartown with the rest of the poor kids. When a handsome, longhaired hippie shows up outside Ernie's Poolroom, Annie is smitten by his exotic good looks and long black hair.
The Darkness Nigh
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Michael North took shelter with a group of people from the raging storm and there over a casual argument he discovered the less spoken mysteries & legends related to a place called Chihuahua. The group argued and learnt more facts about these tales. The stories took them to past, deeper & deeper and revealed the history of the place and the facts behind these fables. Soon everybody realized that
Trafficked!
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 25,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
I'm Rashad Stevens. I wasn't looking for trouble. I was in Cairo to work my way out of poverty and save my mother from the fungus disease that the aliens brought when they trashed Europe. But I and Hany Girgis found a chance to travel the stars in the employ of our space-gecko-scum overlords. So what's wrong with that? Apart from being illegal, probably exploitative and possibly lethal, I mean?
Family Blood: The Whitestone Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a dark age where magic exists and creatures of the night inhabit a world with humans, a soldier, a thief, and a wizard, along with a mad-as-hell mother journey to Vampire Nation to rescue kidnapped children from the clutches of vampires or die trying on their journey. With only each other can they survive attacks from rogue vampires, highwaymen, and face other dangers to rescue the children?
City of Darkness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Living underground during a global cataclysm, the human race turns to the only food source they have available - themselves.
A Diamond of Africa: The Illustrious Life of African Ahmadi Sheikh Amri Abedi
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 22,800. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
The life of Sheikh Amri Abedi—African Muslim, spiritual sage, poet, and political leader—is the story of a remarkable man who rose from poverty in colonial East Africa to become a star of the global, peace-loving Ahmadiyya Muslim Community.
Bubonic Despatch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Life at Bubonic Despatch, a catalogue distribution and retail business, had been tripping along until the owner, Richard Everdick upset the wrong loony! Under investigation by the tv show Consumer Crusade and the unscrupulous presenter Annabel Rubinstien, things start to go from bad to worse. When blackmail and arson aren't your main concern, how much worse can it get?
High School Heroes: Rescue Mission
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,560. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When her little brother is taken by the government, a young girl fights through hell to get him back.
Naples: Life, Death & Miracles vol. 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 160,450. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Literature
This is volume 1 (A-D) of the second edition of the four-volume encyclopedia, Naples: Life, Death & Miracles. The entire 4-volume set contains 690 separate essays, anecdotes and observations about Naples, Italy. The entries are relatively short, averaging fewer than 1000 words each.