The Lodger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,690. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
School bully,Oscar’s only way to expel the Lodger from his head, is to beg Ashden for help.Easy.If he says no, Elanora is dead. Tracking the Lodger to the 2nd layer of the Timefold, they find a gateway to ancient Crete and the Minotaur’s maze which holds the key to Elanora’s past. Ash and Elanora risk life, love and identity. As for Oscar, nobody can harbor a lodger and expect nothing to change.
Meet the Manatee: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Manatees: Mermaids of the Sea” and is for beginning readers. With only 553 easy to read words, young children can experience the joy of learning about the manatee. Find out: What does a manatee look like? How fast can a manatee move? How do manatees play? What do manatees eat? And many more! Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Meet the Dolphin: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
This book is a shorter version of our popular “Dolphins: Playmates of the Sea” and is for early readers. With only 792 easy to read words, young children can experience the joy of learning about the dolphin. Find out: How dolphins breathe. What colors dolphins can be. How well a dolphin can swim if it is blindfolded. How dolphins hear sounds. And more. Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Talk Cheap: Your Guide to Free and Cheap Phone Service
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Sustainable living, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Are you tired of overpaying for phone service? I personally used the methods detailed in this book to completely eliminate both my land line AND my cell phone bills. Buy this book and learn how you too can save a fortune on your phone bill using legitimate, established options to your traditional land line and cell phone service.
A Quick Guide to "The Last Man"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 22 · Study Guides: English Literature, Book 150. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Adventure » Action
“The Last Man” by Mary Shelley was first published in 1826. It is an apocalyptic science fiction novel. The story is set in a world in future. The future world has been ravaged by a plague. The story basically describes the fate of the human generation in future.
Meet the Clown Fish: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · Meet the Animals. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
This book is a shortened version of our popular “Clown Fish: Friends of the Stinging Anemone” and is for beginning readers. With only 789 easy to read words, young children can experience the joy of learning about the clown fish. Find out: What colors can a clown fish be? Why are they called clown fish. Why do the clown fish and the anemone live together? Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Getting More From Your Gas Tank
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automobiles, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance / budgeting
I'm so tired of the same over-given advice on how to save gas, like ‘Don’t drive aggressively!’ ‘No Jack-rabbit starts!’ or even ‘Drive less!’ How about somebody tells you something you haven’t heard before? So I wrote this book to share with you some things that may have you think in a different way about saving on gasoline. This book debunks the myths and exposes the truth about fuel economy.
Bloody Mary: Queen of England: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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Mary Tudor was a princess who should have been a queen. Instead, her father shunned and disowned her because she was not a boy. After the deaths of her father and half brother, she had to fight those in power who sought to keep her off the throne. She was eventually crowned Queen of England. Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Mary Reed: Female Pirate: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,710. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
One of the most famous pirates to sail the seas, was Mary Reed, a female pirate! Some people spell her last name Read, but since Mary couldn't read or write, it made no difference to her. Mary was born into a sailing family. Her father was captain of an English trading vessel. Her mother was an uncommon woman. She had sailed with her husband. Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Joan of Arc: The Girl Who Fought For France: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
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Joan of Arc was a young farm girl who claimed to have heard the voices of saints. She led an army in battle to drive the English out of France and put the rightful King on the throne. After she was captured, the King and the armies did nothing to help her. She was sold to the English and put on trial for crimes against the Church. Find out about Joan's life. Educational Versions have CCSS Activiti
Sally Ride: The First American Woman in Space: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,510. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
The morning of June 18, 1983, was an important date for women. On that day, Sally Ride became the first American woman to fly in space. At age 32, she was also the youngest to orbit the Earth. This historic flight took Sally and four men on a six-day trip in the space shuttle Challenger. Find out about the life of this first American woman in space Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
How to Succeed at Work Without Really Crying
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
Dark chocolate has many health benefits, but how about dark humor? And speaking of health benefits, American workers are getting the shaft in terms of pay and health benefits. This dark little comedy is just what the doctor ordered. Dedicated to workers who bravely trudge on despite mistreatment, low wages, downgraded benefits, no benefits, and layoffs. A living rage has replaced the living wage.
Chief Joseph: Leader of the Nez Perce: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Chief Joseph was the name given to the leader of the Nez Perce Indians by the white men who couldn't pronounce Hin-mah-too-yah-lat-kekht (Thunder Rolling in the Mountains). Inheriting the leadership of the Wallowa Band from his father in 1871, Joseph led his people in the Nez Perce war of 1877, the first and only war between the Nez Perce and the whites. Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
An Entrepreneur's Autopsy: Rebounding From A Failed Start
Price: Free! Words: 10,070. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
The fear of failing often paralyzes many from starting a business. But is that fear justifiable? How often do new businesses fail? Even if failure does happen, isn’t there a way to rebound? Of course! My business was a colossal failure at first. This book documents all of my failures and struggles during my initial launch and all the things I did to correct them for a successful re-launch.
Espionage (A juvenile short story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A short story centered on five juveniles. Chris, Matt, Tony, Jesse and Sam who entertain themselves as amateur agents in a game of espionage.
Louis Braille: The Boy Who Invented the Alphabet for the Blind: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
In 1809, Simon-Rene and Monique Braille lived in a small town in France. The town of Coupvray was 25 miles (40 km) outside Paris. Life was good for the family. Simon worked as a harness maker and leatherer. He made many items out of leather, including harnesses and saddles for horses, leather slippers and shoes, and leather satchels. Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
Everthing You Need To Know To Start An Auto Dealership
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / automobile industry, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Starting up
This book guides you step by step through the process of obtaining a motor vehicle dealer license. You will be given concise information without all the fluff. Also included is the contact information to the agencies needed to complete the process. I give some helpful tips to walk you through your beginning stages of the business. This will help you avoid some costly and time consuming mistakes
Wealthy Secrets
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,660. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Wealthy Secrets is a book to show every reader the secrets to achieving Wealth.
Saint George: Dragon Slayer: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Historical, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
St George, defender of the helpless and slayer of dragons is a saint honored by many countries and many religions. He is as popular with Muslims and Jews as he is with Christians. How could this happen? We know dragons never existed. How could someone be so well known and honored worldwide for something that could never have happened? Find out! Educational Versions have CCSS Activities.
A Fly Has A Hundred Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,660. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
a fly has a hundred eyes is the first mystery in the lily sampson series. in british mandated palestine in 1938, lily is plunged into a labyrinth of danger and intrigue when the british archaeologist, director of her excavation, is murdered on his way to the opening of the rockefeller museum.