Words on the West Wind: Selected Essays from The Adelphi, 1924-1950
Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 8. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 44,580. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile
This selection of pieces by Henry Williamson from the literary magazine The Adelphi contains both gems and important essays that deserve resurrection, including the original ending to his celebrated classic, Tarka the Otter. Also included is an essay on Williamson by the Cornish poet Charles Causley and several fragments by the talented writer James Farrar, killed in World War 2 aged just 20.
Discovering Pompeii
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Decoded Science. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Maps, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Pompeii is a must-see sight for many of Campania’s tourists. Its tragic and dramatic end, coupled with the chance to explore the houses, temples, bathhouses and brothels of an ancient city, is for many too strong a lure to resist. This tour, Discovering Pompeii, gives a general feel of day to day life in the town by taking you along one of its busiest main streets, the Via Dell Abbondanza.
Custodian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Mike Philbin. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
A group of Oxford University's finest minds, the eponymous Custodians, offer mankind a technological 'get out of jail free card' enabling them to slip from under the yoke of Corporate Slavery to THE INDUSTRY.
Toedliche Wahrheit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 139,650. Language: German. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Viertes Buch der „Daniel Briester“ Reihe Der Tod eines Elektrikers beschäftigt die Abteilung, Delikte am Menschen. Der junge Mann hatte bei der Familie von Kriminalhauptkommissar Daniel Briester eine Alarmanlage eingebaut.
Lastheneia (Eng)
Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Inspirational
Just before the Black Plague reached Europe (1347), RACHEL and her fiancé, HENRY, decide to sail to India, in order to follow the footsteps of Plato’s woman disciple: LASTHENEIA OF MANTINEA and her secret of immortality.
The Story of the Three Little Pigs In Modern English (Translated)
Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 116. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Joseph Jacobs’ fairytales are magical; but how do you get kids excited about the stories when most translations were written over 100 years ago in a dated English? This is a retelling of one of Jacobs’ most beloved stories: The Story of the Three Little Pigs. This book is also available as a larger anthology with even more Jacobs’ stories. KidLit-o is a new publishing house just for kids! From
Lasthénéia
Price: $4.40 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Inspirational
Juste avant que la Peste Noire envahisse l’Europe (1347), Rachel et son fiancé, HENRI, décident de s’embarquer vers l’Inde, afin de retrouver la trace d’une des deux disciples femmes de Platon : LASTHENEIA DE MANTINEE et de son secret de l’immortalité.
HAL: A Mind's Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Screenplays » Short
With HAL: A MIND’s EYE, the computer of “2001, Space Odyssey”, represented by a camera lens as it was in the original Stanley Kubrick movie, explains what he has become since then (for the past 12 years): He interviews people in the street with basic essential questions, such as: “Who am I?” or: “Who is God?” or else: “What is the meaning of time?”…
Echoes Of War
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Another short story in the Wolfcaller Chronicles promotional collection. When facing down a horde of undead, Zimbai remembers a similar event, an echo of a distant past.
Best By Default
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,940. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A lost soul in Purgatory uses his new life to emulate his childhood idol, with mixed results.
Elsewhere
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 19,710. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Inspirational
Elsewhere Trilogy: The Icare woman, The Free child, The Seed of destiny. Spiritual quest for two characters whose destinies meet in a series of adventures between Paris and Rajasthan (India), with Plato's Myth of the Cave and Atlantide in the background.
Le plus étrange des secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,280. Language: Canadian French. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Le plus étrange des secrets (The Strangest Secret) s’est vendu à plus d'un million d'exemplaires et il est le seul enregistrement audio parlé à avoir reçu la mention disque d’or. Ce livre électronique est la transcription intégrale de cet enregistrement célèbre. Il a été traduit en français afin de permettre aux francophones du monde entier de profiter de la puissance de son message.
City Breaks - Tour 9 - 5 Days in St Petersburg, Russia
Series: City Breaks, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
An inexpensive guide for those wanting to maximise their stay as it gives a well planned 5 day itinerary discovering this lovely city. Visitors cannot help but be entranced by its fabulous architecture, turbulent history & palaces & museums packed full of fabulous treasures. This illustrated ebook gives directions, map, location info & travel tips, particularly pertinent if this is your 1st visit
Arpege
Price: $4.20 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Inspirational
Fred is a musician. Holly is a painter. Their couple is getting nowhere. Fred is frustrated and drunk most of the time while Holly is becoming a drug addict. One night, when Fred is playing the piano a beautiful woman appears on the screen. She dances, she flies... and gets out of the screen, into the room, into the real world. She's the other side of him.
Ailleurs
Price: $4.80 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: French. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Screenplays » Mystery
Ailleurs Trilogie: La Femme Icare, L'Enfant libre, La Graine du Destin. Quête spirituelle et policière de deux personnages dont les destins se croisent dans une série d’aventures qui se déroulent entre Paris et le Rajasthan (Inde), avec en toile de fond le Mythe de la Caverne de Platon et de l’Atlantide.
The Highlander's Triumph
Series: Stolen Bride, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Lady Mariana wants nothing more than to break free of the tyrannical hold the English king has on her. When he sends her to Scotland with a message for the rebels, instead of obeying his orders, she finds herself submitting to her desires. After one sizzling, life-altering night, Brandon and Mariana must part ways. But Mariana has no intention of betraying her heart again.
Secrets and Lies - Harry's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Everybody has secret and everybody tells lie, but in case of Harry Wright these are both bigger than he had originally intended. What started out as a bit of fun, a distraction from his otherwise boring life that could come back and bite him on the ass if he isn’t careful. If being found isn’t enough there are other worries for Harry.
Black Static #34 Horror Magazine
Series: Black Static Horror & Dark Fantasy Magazine. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
This issue's fiction comes from Nina Allan, Joel Lane, Ilan Lerman, Andrew Hook & Sean Logan with stories SFRevu describes as 'exceptional', 'nightmarish', 'good', 'unsettling' and 'classic' respectively. Features include the 1st of Lynda E. Rucker's new column, Blood Pudding, Stephen Volk on theatrical horror plus his Whitstable is reviewed by Peter Tennant. Mark Morris is interviewed & reviewed.
Phoenix
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by The Wolfian Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Over 60 poems by Grey Wolf, covering a quarter century of writing.
Cliffs of Starsdale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,210. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Kalyko Creations. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Seeking a fresh start after her mother’s death, Chelsea Bates lands in the picturesque town of Starsdale, California. Nestled amid the peaks of the High Sierras, Starsdale defines the term ‘small town’ with its mish mash of well-meaning residents who always seem to know everyone else’s business.