Interzone #253 Jul - Aug 2014
Series: Interzone Science Fiction and Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
#253, the Jul–Aug 2014 issue of the award winning magazine has D.J. Cockburn’s James White Award winning story, new fiction by James Van Pelt, Andrew Hook, Neil Williamson, E. Catherine Tobler and Caren Gussoff plus Wayne Haag’s cover art. Other features: David Langford’s Ansible Link (news and obits); reviews: Nick Lowe (films); Tony Lee (DVD/Blu-ray); Book Zone: John Joseph Adams interviewed.
Big Ban Theory: Elementary Essence Applied to Selenium, Reba McEntire, United Statistics of America, Doctor Detroit, and Sunflower Diaries 31th, Volume 34
Series: Big Ban Theory, Book 30. Price: Free! Words: 36,790. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
Volume 34 is a continuation of Volume 34. It cites news articles for 7/22 of 2014. It analyzes the incident with Cameron Diaz on a radio talk show in Australia defending Drew Barrymore. It also cites the "Daily Show" joking about Ronald Reagan as Superman aligning with "Land of Confusion" by Genesis with Ronald Reagan in the music video dressed up as Superman.
The Butterfly Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Visionary & Metaphysical, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
A butterfly listens to a child singing, and the child has a revelation of the love and oneness of all things. She realizes she is the butterfly and the child...
Literature Companion: The Good Woman of Setzuan
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 81 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 260. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Plays » European / German
The story of the play revolves around a young prostitute named Shen Teh. She struggles hard to live a life that is moral and good. She does not want to be abused and trod upon by those people who would accept and abuse her goodness.
Infidelity Gun Running & Other Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,470. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
An interesting collection of fact and fiction; fourteen short stories drawn from the author’s vast treasure trove of memories gathered during a lifetime in aviation. The subjects are many and varied, and are not all confined to aviation. There are a couple from the Cold War; a gun running incident in North Africa; and several about infidelity, and the like, involving the airline industry.
Spindlebot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When her ship's shot down on a recon trip over Oxong, Eva Harris is stuck. No communication and no survival equipment. The guys who fired the shot are closing in. Eva's only hope is the little helper spindlebot. But it's already rushed away on a mission of its own. A science fiction story from the author of "Wake Vortex".
Summer of the Long Knives
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 41,480. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Signal 8 Press. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Historical » General
After an attack by a band of roving Nazi Brownshirts, Lisel Ganz, an artist’s model in Berlin, suffers an injury that gives her the ability to catch glimpses of the future. It is already too late for many, but Lisel now can see that an even greater evil lies ahead. Summer of the Long Knives explores the hopes and horrors that emerge from history’s darkest moments.
How Soccer Will Replace NFL Football * Concussions Aside, America Needs Adult Amateur Soccer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,470. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports business
A short 18676 word thought provoking book about how soccer needs to evolve to become a top tier sport in the USA. The author raises several entertaining points on what needs to change for the sport to succeed. The book also has a short narrative discussion of a business plan for a true national amateur soccer league. Entertaining read for sports fans. Required read for anyone in the business
Summer Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 179,080. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Joyride Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
The perfect summer beach read, Summer Love contains three hot and sexy summer romances that you can read anywhere, and any time, you like. * Counterfeit Husband * Sudden Impulse * Island Rogue All Classic Linda Wisdom romances! These three captivating tales are sure to make you sweat with passion regardless of the weather. Enjoy your summer love!
The Time-Swept City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » General
YOU ARE an astronaut turned into a machine, and now searching for your stolen humanity... a woman volunteering to be frozen for a hundred thousand years to await the return of your lover... a survivor of a holocaust stumbling over a nightmare landscape toward a dream-like city shimmering in the distance... YOU ARE an inhabitant, a slave, a victim, an enemy, a witness of... THE TIME-SWEPT CITY
Swept off her Feet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Jeanette Wilder wasn't looking for love when love found her after her friend moved in with her. Deputy Beaumont had a way with words, but didn't expect to find his way into Jeanette's heart. They had both turned their backs on love after heartbreaking relationships, together they mend whats left of them
Once in a Life Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Ivery Harrison is a teenaged girl who loves to shop, with her best friend Rachel, and has the voice of angel. She enters a singing contest and wins, her life changes forever. Her best friend, Rachel, gets a lucky break as well. Ivery becomes best friends with Ariana Grande, and dates Harry Styles from One Direction. She has it all. Then tragedy happens will she return to her former?
Burying the Truth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Burying the Truth is a a short story about a married couple facing their worst nightmare when they fall prey of a home invasion. Something goes terribly wrong, and two shotgun blasts seal their fate. Now, what will it take to bury the truth?
Sophie, Rice and Fish
Price: Free! Words: 70,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Stuck in a job he hates, madly smitten with a woman two decades his junior, racing helplessly into middle age and living in a world where vodka and orange juice is considered breakfast food, Mark Hill quits his job and moves to a small town in Southern Portugal. To see photographs of the people and places mentioned in "Sophie, Rice and Fish" visit http://www.sophiericeandfish.weebly.com.
Bird of Paradise Step-by-Step Acrylic Painting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,860. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art - how to, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Paint with confidence with this acrylic painting tutorial that has step-by-step instructions for beginner or intermediate artists. It includes a supply list, glossary of terms, and full color photos of each step, preset to show full screen for easier viewing. Your finished painting will be suitable for display or gift giving. This tutorial is suitable for individual or classroom use.
Buddy System
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,280. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Buddy System is a humorous, in depth account of my transition from using a cane to learning how to operate a guide dog. It contains a hundred dollars worth of laughs, for only $4.99.
Song of the Silence
Series: Chronicles of the Stone, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Inspirational
Now the East calls the heroes deeper into the travail of the age. Tu Ahu must be raised to hold the dark powers at bay. Then the Silk Road calls, and Tibet. Here the challenge of the trails is met. Here they rediscover the power of the ‘Silence’, a unique force born of old tides that serves them well. But the Black Robe forces gather greater strength until the quest seems doomed...
Learning to Freestyle: The Style That Ain't Free
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Instruction and Study - Techniques, Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
The book is about learning how to freestyle in the fastest, efficient way using my methods, mindsets and techniques I have learned over the past 7 years. I supply key ideas and practices that will supercharge your freestyle rap skill far faster than a newbie starting out. With extensive knowledge of rap for over 15 years, I talk about developing flow, voice, wordplay, fearlessness and much more.
Dragon Palm
Series: Diamond Palm Breaking Techniques, Book 14. Price: $6.25 USD. Words: 3,640. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The most popular of Diamond Palms most sought after knowledge.
Tips for Growing Radicchio in Your Garden
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Gardening
Radicchio has a nutty, spicy and bitter taste that is much smoother when roasted or grilled. The bright red and white leaves of this plant are often used to add color to salads.