Czeching Out - The Search for Franz Kafka
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Author Joei Carlton Hossack and her friend Jean Higgs spend two weeks traveling through the Czech Republic with hilarious results.
Software Design Principles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,760. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Software development & engineering / general, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
This book is a compilation of software design principles. Knowing and applying the principles – when, where, how to use – will result to a maintainable, easy to understand, easy to extend, and overall high quality software.
Fever
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,670. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Hired gun Zak Chambers expects to provide a simple escort service to philanthropist Sara Ambrosini, but nothing is as simple as it seems, especially love.
Fikir Kiracıları
Price: Free! Words: 6,120. Language: Turkish. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Essay » Literature
Abdulfettah Nurs mahlası ile hazırlanan "Fikir kiracıları" isimli şiir kitabı bandrolsüz bir yayımdır. 2013'ün ağustos ayında 10 yılı aşkın bir çalışmanın muhtasarı olarak kitaplaştırılmıştır. Alıntılar haricindeki bütün yazılanlardan yazarın kendisi mesûldür.
The Thorne Legacy
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Corporal Cranston Thorne is about to be court-martialed. And his father would like nothing more than to see that happen, but a remote outpost at the edge of the system has gone silent and Captain Thorne must take the fleet to investigate. The real danger, however, isn’t at the edge of the system... A Writers of the Future contest finalist.
Last Cigarette
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A short story. A hitman named Slade takes his latest victim out to the desert and makes him dig his own grave. But this victim isn't who he appears to be.
A Credo for Progressives: Essays on Political Theory and Practical Politics
Series: The Collected Papers of Robert Paul Wolff, Book 3. Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 126,450. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy
For fifty-five years, Robert Paul Wolff has been reflecting on the theory of modern political society and engaging actively in a number of progressive political movements. The volume opens with a brief Credo for Progressives, in which Wolff forthrightly states the moral and political commitment that has shaped his life and writings.
Time Tells Tales - Tale Four - Jim's Tale
Series: Time Tells Tales, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in 1994 in England this Tale is about Jim Middleton and his wife Serena, nee Rooney. Serena dies prematurely from bowel cancer at the age of 58. Serena and Jim have one child, Paul, who met June Bennett, legitimate daughter of Catherine Bennett, at university and they marry. They have a gifted child, Angela, who Serena got to hold, cruelly for a for a brief moment before her passing.
Exit Wounds
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Police officer Loane Landry gives up professionally and emotionally when gunrunners kill her lover in an explosion. She blames herself and vows to seek answers and revenge—in or outside the law. ATF confidential informant Abigail Mancuso is charged with gathering information on a gunrunning syndicate camouflaged as a gentlemen’s entertainment business.
Essays in Sociological Explanation
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,850. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Smelser's much-referenced collection of writings on issues of sociological theory and practice--by one of the world's leading social scientists of the past half-century. This informative book is now republished in the Classics of the Social Sciences Series from Quid Pro Books. Quality ebook formatting includes active TOC, linked chapter endnotes, and legible graphs and images from the original.
Twice The Trouble
Series: The Chronicles of the Holy Isles, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,500. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Sir James Flickerflame and Wain the Barbarian return in these two stirring tales of bravery and adventure. Despite the valiant efforts of the Holy Council evil continues to loom ever greater over the Holy Isles and Sir James and Wain must stand once more in the breach.
Stripped
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
An Amazon Best-Selling New Adult novel. Sometimes losing yourself is the only way to find yourself.
Comparative Methods in the Social Sciences
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Social Science » Methodology
Classic book by Berkeley’s Smelser remains the most definitive statement of methodological issues for all comparative scholars and in political science, anthropology, sociology, economics and psychology. Such issues are timeless and therefore his lucid analysis remains timely and relevant. He posits a methodological continuity between the comparative studies of past masters and more recent work.
Breathing and Blood
Price: Free! Words: 570. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » healthy living
A short yet informative artical about the connection of breathing and how it can effect your circulatory system. The Artical is easy to read with simple excersises to folow that can energize you and leave you feeling ready to face whatever your daily life may throw at you.
The Sociology of Economic Life
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 70,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics / theory
Quality ebook reprint of a classic work in the social sciences, written by one of the leading scholars on the intersection of two important disciplines: economics and sociology. This is an unabridged republication of the Second Edition of this much-cited study. Presented with care, the ebook edition features such proper digital formatting as: active TOC, linked endnotes, and fully-linked Index.
Reports from the Road ~ Solo around Britain
Series: Solo Travel Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
REPORTS from the ROAD describes a former teacher’s low-key and low-cost quest for liberation from the constraints of the timetable. Setting out solo and without plans or pre-bookings, she follows the winding road along the Welsh coast and across the Scottish Highlands, finding inspiration, peace, joy and beauty on the way, and writing a day-by-day account of two months of active freedom.
Law and the Quest for Justice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
An insightful collection of essays from leading voices on the challenges and promise of justice and law, the book is accessible and interesting to a wide audience. It features internationally renowned members of the academy, national political figures, Pulitzer Prize-winning journalists, & crusading lawyers. Edited by Marjorie Zatz, Doris Marie Provine, and James P. Walsh. Current and fascinating.
Sci-fi Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 1,540. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A fascinating and engaging collection of Science fiction short stories, all made up of of 400 words or less. For those times when you have just a few minuites spare and want to escape the grind of daily life and have somthing else to get your teath into.
Judicial Review and the National Political Process: A Functional Reconsideration of the Role of the Supreme Court
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 170,680. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
As constitutional scholar John Nowak noted when it was first released, Choper's classic book "is mandatory reading for anyone seriously attempting to study our constitutional system of government. It is an important assessment of the democratic process and the theoretical and practical role of the Supreme Court." That view is still true today, as borne out by countless cites to it in recent years.
Stuck in Greece
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,010. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Paul and author Joei Carlton Hossack were traveling on the Greek Island of Crete when the Gulf War broke out.