Grey-Dark Poems for Young Intellectuals
By J. Celan Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Inspired by language poetry and the work of Merwin, Bonnefoy, Celan and others, these poems explore the dark beauty of silence, emptiness, difference, solitude, estrangement, evolution, loss, love and time. They are radical acts of interiorization that push the limits of language into mystery and sublimity. The poems attempt some sort of reconciliation within fragmentation and modern loss.
The Nobleman: A Short Story
By Jonathan Brett
Price: Free! Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
Darren spends his last days in a nursing home, remembering a promise more than eighty years before that will mean his death.
Justice Rules
By Thomas White
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,980. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
FBI Special Agent Brian Wylie investigates the murder of an ex-con in Eastern Washington.This single murder leads to a vigilante coalition that wreaks its own brand of justice. Wylie's investigation unravels an intricate and complex plot that involves a victims help group, a best friend's treachery and his teenaged daughter's well-being.
Psssss!
By Roberta Joan Jensen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
One night while Nancy is driving home from her concert, she sees a light on in Janet's apartment and becomes worried. With pepper spray in hand, Nancy investigates, leading to confusion, family reunion, and romance. Enjoy this funny and heart-warming short story.
This Side of Normal
By Eric Devine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,670. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Ever since Ed's uncle died his parents haven't been able to be in the same room. His best friend is after a girl more likely to end up in jail than graduate. Lately Ed's been in the bathroom every half hour. And he's lost weight. He has no clue what's wrong with him, but he's about to find out. And just like the problems in the rest of his life, there's nothing he can about it.
Amore e Dipendenza - Le Patologie dell'Affetto
By Brigitte Lévy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: Italian. Published: February 18, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Addiction and recovery
Quando l'amore si trasforma in un ossessione che travolge e fa soffrire, diviene un luogo oscuro dell’anima e non parliamo più di Amore, ma di “dipendenza affettiva”: una patologia del sentimento e del comportamento amoroso che nel mondo contemporaneo è sempre più diffusa, con risvolti spesso inquietanti.Uscire dalla trappola della dipendenza affettiva, non è facile, ma è certamente possibile.
Nebraska Doppelganger
By Thomas J. Morrow
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 117,430. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
American teen-ager is drafted into the German army while studying in Berlin. He finds himself assigned to the Afrika Korps. When the Germans surrender, he is transported to the U.S., and put in a POW camp located some 150 miles from his hometown of Broken Bow, Neb. He escapes and finds himself on his way back to Europe.
BGP and the Internet
By Dimitrios Voutsinas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Networking / network protocols
The Border Gateway Protocol (BGP) connects our digital universe. BGP is a conduit for the Internet and without BGP the internet would not exist as we know it. All the richness it provides, the human and machine interaction, the email, videos, news, social networking and e-commerce, all this and much more would not be possible without BGP.
The Spicy Slow Cooker - Spicy, Savory, & Always Delicious
By Compliments to the Chef
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Methods / slow cooking
If you are looking for the best in hand selected, best of the best recipes, let Compliments to the Chef be your source for incredibly delicious culinary creations. Each of our themed cookbooks will include delicious recipes that will soon become your, your family’s and friend’s favorites.
Beheaded (Vampin Book Series #8)
By Jamie Ott
Price: Free! Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Safe and away from the city, the kids help Starr through a painful recovery. Never has she ever been so vulnerable. For the first time since being turned, she's forced to reconcile the relationships she's helped to destroy.
Carryville
By jeff diego munoz
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,030. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
it's a story about a utopia society, where authors are treated like terrorist. 16 year old Ray Bradly must stand up for his right to write or live his life as another sheep.
Roadrunners: Birds That Like To Run
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Birds
Beep-beep. It's a roadrunner. Or is it? Do roadrunners really go beep-beep? Can they really outrun a coyote? What is strange about a roadrunner’s feet? Can roadrunners fly? How fast can a roadrunner run? Let’s find out! Learn what a roadrunner looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Ages 6 to 10.
Wolves: Howlers of the Night
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Wolves & Coyotes
A wolf is an animal that looks a lot like a dog, but wolves are wild. You can't make friends with them like you can a dog. Wild wolves also don't make very good pets. They are usually afraid of people and will hide from them or will attack them. Learn about wolves, including what a wolf looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Ages 6 to 10
Tigers: The Lion With Stripes
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Lions, Tigers, Leopards, etc.
Tigers are the biggest cats still alive today. How much do you know about these majestic animals? Do you know: What a tiger uses his tail for? What is a liger or a tigon? How often do tigers catch the animals they chase? How much a tiger eats at one time? Learn what a tiger looks like, where it lives, what it eats, what eats it, how babies are born, and other fun facts. Ages 6-10
The Lives of Jon McCracken
By Aileen Fish
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Reincarnation. A guardian angel on steroids. A woman who claims to be writing about his past lives. Jon McCracken doesn't believe in reincarnation, but when he's assaulted by ghosts, dreams and memories, he enlists the aid of Gabi Peters to discover the truth, never imagining he might fall in love along the way.
Sea Otters: Clowns of the Sea
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life
Sea otters are mammals that live in the sea. Sea otters have very cute faces. Their faces start out dark when the sea otter is a baby. The older a sea otter gets, the lighter its face gets. What else do you know about Sea Otters? Do you know: What is a sea otter’s junk food? How many hairs a sea otter has? Why sea otters always roll over in the water? Learn these things, and more!
Todesradio: Eine Kurzgeschichte
By Scott Nicholson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: German. Published: February 18, 2012 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mickey Nixon fristet seine Tage als Moderator einer mäßig erfolgreichen Radioshow im Nachtprogramm. Sein Leben ändert sich schlagartig, als eines Nachts eine Frau mit attraktiver Stimme in seiner Show anruft – und ein außergewöhnliches Geständnis macht. Eine Kurzgeschichte mit einem Umfang von 5.500 Wörtern, was etwa 25 Buchseiten entspricht.
GERONIMO LIVE! And Other Florida Stories
By Ray Kania
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
Real places and People of the Sunshine State; “GERONIMO LIVE! And Other Florida Stories” covers the overlooked, sometimes unusual history of the Sunshine State.
B.I.T.
By William Mangieri
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,080. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man with a life-altering, gene-hacking virus must decide whether to accept his new existence, or try to regain his old identity. As often happens, we must wonder: what are we willing to give up to be cured? (BIT is a VERY SHORT sci-fi flash story, and is also available in the collection "Things I Could Get Out of My Mind.")
14 Fun Facts About the Sphinx: A 15-Minute Book
By Caitlind L. Alexander
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Ancient
The Great Sphinx of Giza is one of the most recognized statues in the world. It is also one of the largest! The statue is about 240 feet (73 meters) long and 20 feet (six meters) wide. It stands 65 feet (19.8 meters) tall. Many mysteries still surround the sphinx. How much do you know about this massive monument?