The Adventures of Austin Girl and the Legend of Diablo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,660. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Austin Girl, a dispirited teenager, discovers a magic Samurai sword, leading her on a journey to Planet Disco to save her kidnapped Grandpa from the nefarious Diablo, and return to Earth before she becomes a permanent guest.
Don't Step on the Dirt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » National Parks
When his sister announces she’s getting married in Indiana, Ryan, already unemployed, packs up his trusty car Clyde to make the journey. Never forgetting to tell the roadside cows his final destination, Ryan camps his way across the American West. Chocked full of hilarious anecdotes and amusing historical tales, Don't Step on the Dirt will change the way you take your next road trip.
Smashwords Writing Duel
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
(4.63 from 8 reviews)
Trevor Ian Thomson was one clever guy. He began reviewing on Smashwords, taking great pleasure criticising mistakes within stories, be they bad spelling to bad grammar. But when challenged to write his own story by an author called Jack Van Mason the reviews he received where at times as critical as his own. The only difference being that there criticism fell upon his ideas and originality.
Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt - Diaries and Letters of a First World War Officer in the 19th Hussars and 1st Coldstream Guards
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography, Nonfiction » History » War
Diary and letters of Captain Henry Evelyn Arthur Platt including his time at Eton, Sandhurst and in the First World War. He describes life in the Hussars and Coldstream Guards, how he was gassed in May 1915, and life in the trenches. He was killed near Ypres in May 1916. The book is illustrated with maps and photographs, and includes biographies of his wife, son, brother and parents.
It Had To Be You
Series: Hidden Cove Firefighters. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
When Beckett Sloan, a war veteran turned firefighter on the elite Rescue Squad in the Hidden Cove Fire Department, falls for Lela Allen, the ex-wife of a PTSD sufferer, their relationship is doomed. Beck also has the malady and it caused the breakup of his marriage and the estrangement of his son.
Silent Voice
Series: Universoul, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by LionheART Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Challenging, thought-provoking and moving, these poems were inspired by the author's day to day life experiences, from his humble beginnings in Zimbabwe to living in the USA and Europe.
Eclipsed Promise(A Rusted Promises Story)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,040. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
NaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-27 12:53:05
Goal reached!
An injured king gives a sudden order to a noble woman, who happens to be a skunk, asking her to leave her home and take part in an adventure. She takes her childhood friend, also a skunk, and a would-be kidnapper, who just happens to be a raccoon, and possessed, with her to fulfill her duties as a citizen of Sweetwater.
Nocturnal Animals
Price: Free! Words: 540. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Nocturnal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Written and illustrated by elementary students In this educational story about the incredible variety of nocturnal species, students describe many diverse habitats and ecosystems by researching a wide array of nocturnal animals.
Tathagata - Book Two: Youth
Series: Tathagata, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Religious, Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The Buddha had not intended to return so soon. But things were not well with Earth, and the worsening (by the day it seemed) situation could not brook another 2,500 years of idly standing by. That much was clear. So after a brief reconnaissance life as Giordano Bruno, he returned in current times to again set things right. This time as a young girl called Ruth Marten, Melissa's daughter.
The Second Noelle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A shooting star illuminates the midnight sky. A woman asks, “Where are Joseph and Mary?” Joseph asks for lodging in their barn. Three farmers appear looking for a lost lamb. Three salesmen arrive with gifts from Publishers’ Clearing House. Three women bring pamphlets describing the birth of the universe. A coyote howls. A donkey brays. An owl screams.
The Furious Legion of Unloved Women
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 77,970. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Witnesses said she tried to fly to earth in a sleeping bag, but they were all off their faces on drink and drugs. The coroner said it was an accident. Two other people said it was murder; one of them was only fourteen at the time and he shouldn’t have been there. But the dead girl was in his sleeping bag when she was chucked over the rail.
Child of Fate
Series: Blades of Leander, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Novel Concept Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Early winters and distant cities make the northern reaches fit only for adventurous homesteaders. Alto is on the verge of becoming such a man when his father is ambushed by monstrous raiders from the mountains. Determined to find help for his father Alto leaves his home behind but help for his family grows distant as the boy is swept up into a budding war with a neighboring nation.
EnPointe for Love
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A Russian ballerina is thrilled to be performing at London’s Loveland Theatre. Even more thrilling is the nightly attendance of the Duke of Wentworth, with his dark emerald eyes and wild, untamed look that makes her picture him riding the open moors rather than watching her dance La Sylphide. If only he could marry for love—but there's always duty, something an Enlish Duke cannot overlook!
Fit is the New Skinny: The No-BS Truth About Getting Thinner, Leaner, and Stronger
Price: Free! Words: 10,190. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Oculus Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
If you want to be toned, lean, and strong as quickly as possible without crash dieting, “good genetics,” or wasting ridiculous amounts of time in the gym and money on supplements...regardless of your age... then you want to read this book.
Ransom Holiday
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Mary Keane and family are on a nice, pleasant, two week vacation in colorful Colorado. Little does she know what is to befall her and why. She is wheelchair bound. How can she possibly save her family and herself?
Stress e Burnout
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: Italian. Published: November 2, 2012 by ALVIS International Editions. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Stress Management, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Work-related health
Il Burnout può essere definito come una sindrome di esaurimento emotivo, depersonalizzazione e riduzione delle capacità personali, che si verifica in alcune persone nel proprio ambiente di lavoro. Si tratta di una reazione alla tensione emotiva cronica creata dal contatto continuo con altri esseri umani, in particolare se hanno problemi o motivi di sofferenza.
My Poetry Palette - Volume 2
Series: Poetic Works, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is the Second compilation of my poetry. It is a work of my own imagination. It contains my feelings, perceptions and realities of the world. It is a collection of my poetry over the years of my life. It contains a wide array of emotions and feelings, like love, anger, hate, happiness, sadness etc.
Hadıısı 40 Ez’abaana N’emboozı Ezıgenderako
Price: Free! Words: 10,830. Language: Swahili. Published: November 2, 2012 by Erkam Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sufi
Nnabbi waffe omwagalwa Muhammadi yannyonnyola Kulaane, era n’atubuulira ebintu bye tuteekwa okukola ne bye tutateekeddwa, ng’ayita mu bigambo bye (hadiisi), tusobole okubeera abasanyufu muno mu nsi ne ku Lunaku lwenkomerero. Hadiisi era ziyamba okuyiga eddiini yaffe mu ngeri ematiza.
Qi lái! - Arise!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Translated from German - available in English 1st time! From 1939 till the end of the war in 1945 the Viennese doctor Walter Freudmann served with the Chinese Red Cross on the side of the Chinese government forces in the Sino-Japanese war. After his return he wrote a report about his adventures in China and Burma which was published in 1947 by Neue Zeit publishing house in Linz, Austria.
From a Fatherless Father to His Sons
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 38,600. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Absentee parents, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Learning to become a man without a man to show him how." This is the life story of Andre Harrison, pastor, youth advocate and a father of three boys. Millions of children in the world today are growing up without the active presence of a father. Whether you are a young man, single mom or a father trying to rebuild a relationship with your son this book will be a help to you.