Die Rose des Boesen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,940. Language: German. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Ein Serienmörder tötet kleine blonde Mädchen und legt dem Opfer jeweils eine Rose auf den Körper. Die Kriminalpolizei von Hamburg tappt völlig im Dunkeln. Die Opfer werden mehr und mehr. Die Bevölkerung hat inzwischen Angst um ihre Kinder.
Disagreement in Eden
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
Disagreement in Eden, A Comedy in One-Act, is an irreverent satire about Adam and Eve and their conflict about the Forbidden Fruit. While the Lord and Satan, awaiting the outcome, play chess, Gabriel, a cynical cornet-player, asks, “And what, my Lord, is ‘Sin’? It sounds like an inspired name for a perfume.” The answer he receives is alarming. This little play will alarm you into laughter.
For the Love of Beirut
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a serious story of war told with both humor and gravity from a young boy's perspective, a perspective that matures and broadens as he comes of age. Boyhood escapades that rival Tom Sawyer and Huck Finn are part of everyday life in Lebanon along with more daring deeds and just-in-time Houdini escapes. When Sam moves to show all in America what is happening in Beirut, he pays dearly.
Trumpet Style in Jazz
Price: $3.18 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruments - General
If you are a musician, a non-musician, a jazz-fan, a social historian or a researcher of American music, then this book will prove invaluable to you, for it contains a series of entertaining face-to-face discussions between the author and leading performers of the day.
Rumplestilzkin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,180. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Ancient & Classical
The ages-old tale of the dwarf who changes straw into gold in exchange for the heroine’s first-born is created anew in this highly entertaining epic melodrama. Successfully and elaborately produced in the U.S. by a small theatre group, this play, which features intelligent dialogue and characters, is also a delight to read aloud. For Theatrical Production, Performance Information is included.
Стихи. Избранное
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Russian & Former Soviet Union
Each formation will changing in a dew time Vanity here is inappropriate. The imported spark of revolution, will do no good As we can see ourselves later. Everyone needs to ripen before making an ideas Herd could not be forced into paradise. Even the time is sometimes powerless To awaken a consciousness of sleepers.
Gnatwing!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Gnatwing! A Farce for Clowns is Theatre-of-the-Absurd for youngsters. Featuring direct audience involvement in a frantic game of hide-and-seek, and a chase that mirrors animated cartoons, Gnatwing!—in clown face and exaggerated movement—is incredibly zany. This simple play when read is, in performance, transformed into a wonderfully inspired madness. Important Performance Information is included.
Сказка о морском царе и храбром Исиндее, его княжне да очень ловком чародее
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,350. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This tale combines the themes of struggle between the good and the evil, between the spirit and the body, between the love and the hate. Written in a lively conversational style, full of unforgettable bright images, which appeal to the senses of the reader, prompting a childishly naive (and wonderful) experiences, and the most pure emotional outbursts, and a poignant awareness of the will of God i
The Firebird
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Plays » Russian & Former Soviet Union, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This One-Act Play tells of the Firebird and her quest to destroy Kastchei, a sorcerer who has hidden his death. A centuries-old Russian folk tale of magic and magical creatures and of how friendship and courage triumph over evil, this play condenses the action for contemporary audiences, yet retains all the wit, humour, and suspense. Important Performance Information is included.
Outpost 13 : Desolace Series III
Series: Desolace, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Horror » Undead
As Edward and his makeshift group of adventurers descend the stairs leading underground from the Outpost, they find a strange object as well as Katie's friend, Julie. They watch in horror as Melissa disappears through this new portal, and decide to follow her. When they get to the other side, they find themselves in a post-apocalyptic world that resembles Earth.
Commencement
Price: Free! Words: 191,550. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Shawn James. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Allen Sharpe thought he had it all. As a graduate of one of the nation's most prestigious Ivy League Universities, Allen believed he was poised for a six-figure position as a financial consultant and "the good life". In Allen's world, nothing else could be more important. However, after experiencing a major detour on his road to success,
Полеты во сне и падения наяву
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,210. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
Every person on Earth is in contact daily (or rather the nightly) with the great mystery of our existence. This, of course, is not about sex. These are our dreams. Since ancient times, people are trying to unravel the mystery of this phenomenon. Many books have been written. Various scientific, religious, esoteric and philosophical movements, each in their own way, provided their interpretation of
Kero Gets Sick
Series: Kero's World, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kero isn’t feeling well at all, and that means only one thing: a trip to his least favourite place in the world... The vet!
Солнечный зайчик
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: Russian. Published: June 10, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Books & Libraries
Compiled by Irina Khazanov (Siren) and Gennady Rostovsky This album is made up of the works published in the literary portal Izba-Chitalnya. The most interesting pieces, some of which have been named among the best in the Izba-Chitalnya's competitions were selected for this publication. The difference of this collection is that the stories are intended for the children of different ages. Each aut
The Last Zoo, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In a not-so-different future, an old zoo tended by a single janitor stands nearly empty and peaceful until a new intern arrives. He creates a few strange exhibits and shifts a paradigm or two in the process.
Libertines: A Horror Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » General
When Samantha finds an advertisement in a tawdry magazine that promises to jumpstart her sex life, she can’t help but tell her husband about it. All they have to do is pay fifty bucks and listen to a subliminal recording daily, so there’s nothing to lose. Only once they buy it and begin listening to it, they start to change, subtly at first, then dramatically. . . .
Throat Cancer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 990. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Cancer
Throat Cancer teaches you about this tumor which affects the throat (pharyngeal cancer) and the voice box (laryngeal cancer).
Quiet Amish Courage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Literature » Religious
Eighteen months after their wedding day, Allen Gingerich’s cherished young wife, Sarah Ann, is killed. Quietly reeling from grief, the young man leaves the community, hoping to find solace by throwing himself into his work as a teacher in a one-room Amish school. But soon after arriving, Allen receives a cryptic letter and photograph, revealing Sarah Ann was not who she appeared.
Apex Magazine - Issue 47
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,220. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Issue 47 our the 2013 Hugo Award-nominated science fiction, fantasy, and horror zine Apex Magazine contains new work by Michael Griffin, Sofia Samatar, Ken Liu, Daniel Abraham, Sonya Taaffe, and Amal El-Mohtar.
Queenie, Letters from an Australian Army Nurse, 1915-1917
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 54,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
Queenie is the evocative, moving and at times entertaining story, told through her letters home, of a young Army nurse’s perceptions of the events, people and places she experienced during the cataclysmic years of the First World War. Queensland’s youngest hospital matron at the age of 25, Gympie-born Edith Florence Avenell, usually known by her nickname Queenie, enlisted in the Australian Army Nu