Interview with the Black Jade Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Angie Tanaka, a professional thief, has an uneasy friendship with Daiyu, a dragon who has been around since China was a collection of mud huts. This is the first of a series of interviews with an ancient dragon who struggles to live down her past. And she has such a lot of it to live down.
GothicScapes Presents: Blood Gothic and Beyond the Pale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,050. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Blood Gothic" and "Beyond the Pale" are two short stories by Nancy Holder, presented by GothicScapes. "Blood Gothic" is about a woman who wants a vampire lover--and will do anything to seal her pact with him. "Beyond the Pale" is what happens when the Erl King of Goethe's fantastical poem invites a young woman to "ride so late, through night and wind" with a Changeling in her arms.
Hilda Hopkins, El Asesinato que Ella Tejió #1
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: Spanish. Published: July 18, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Hilda la buscan por asesinato, varios! La única pista que esta mujer ha dejado son los seis muñecos tejidos, cada uno una copia idéntica de los huéspedes desaparecidos…. Perdón, caballeros invitados. A Hida no le gusta que los llamen ‘huéspedes’. Hilda sabe que es más inteligente que la policía, más inteligente que sus caballeros invitados, y demasiado inteligente como para ser capturada… o no?
Additional Lyrics for Some Old Songs
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Folk
These are additional or replacement lyrics for a few old songs.
A Pet Banana
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 560. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner, Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors
I found a pet banana today. Today I found a pet banana. Now I have a friend for me. Now I have a friend for my son. A pet banana for a friend, A pet banana to put in bed, You need a pet banana that is red. Children can learn basic colors with this story/rhyme!
'Bye Willie - A Family Tale of Loyalty and Heartbreak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Ethics & morals
'Bye Willie is a story that describes the love and unquestioned loyalty among the children of a large and close knit family.
In the Shadow of Giants
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,170. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In search of change, John and Maxine purchased and moved to a rundown olive grove and vineyard in Argentina, in Mendoza, at the foothills of the Andes. “In the Shadow of Giants” tells us their story of daily adventures, learning to become farmers, understanding the local mores, coping with the vagaries of the Andean climate, and discovering new realities on their travels to neighbouring lands.
Heavy and Light Tales 2012
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,700. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Thirteen stories, 35,000 words. Themes of life and death, love and war, and how we adapt. This is an updated edition of my 2006 short story book, with some new stories and some old ones left out. 'Hunting Elephant' from the old book is now included as a fireside tale told by a character in 'In the Valley'the longest story.
His Island Bride (The Bride Series)
Series: The Bride, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 12,470. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
She wasn’t looking for love, but love found her…while vacationing on the sunny island of Jamaica. Jessica Mills meets sexy, undercover billionaire, James Carrington.
That Other Kind
Price: Free! Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » General
The questions begin when Seagren first notices her difference. "Are these overpowering hulks really my parents?" Later when she flees those who would surgically alter her, to destroy her craving for the sea, she wonders, "Why do they call me dangerous?"
Wine of Battle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,510. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Nobody ever comes back from war the same. But some transformations are more obvious than others. A collection of 9 stories exploring physical and mental transformation in times of war and conflict, from the past, through modern times, and into the distant future.
Transmutation NOW!
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 137,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Legion Printing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What exactly does it mean to be human, anyway? Jack Strafford, aging action-adventure star, is about to find out. He's taken on a new body to make a movie, but instead finds himself reluctantly starring in a real-life action-adventure drama that challenges every assumption we humans have ever made about who and what we really are.
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Thin Man wanders into a world of trouble after the carnival that was his home goes bust. Adrift and alone, missing his sideshow friends, things get pretty freaky when he accepts a job for a doctor who isn't as nice as he seems. The oddities in his barn may bite!
Talin and the Magic Moon Bean Metal Boy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,540. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Q: How do you make friendship last? A: Try forging one in a cauldron, for starters, from bubbling-hot iron. Together, Talin and Metal Boy will daringly rescue lost faeries, narrowly evade double-extra-giant-goldfish, and befriend a sword-wielding set of fire-sale Sentinels. This ragtag band must rally to save the magic of dragons from a wizard hell-bent on their absolute destruction.
International Space Station (ISS) Systems Engineering Case Study: History and Development of the Station, Hardware and Software, Anomaly Resolution, Russian Participation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,400. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Aeronautics & Astronautics
This case study on the International Space Station considers what many believe to have been the ultimate international engineering project in history.
Best Practices for Documenting Database Objects
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Data modeling & design, Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Documentation & technical writing
The purpose of this document is to convey standards for documenting the objects of a database, which imperative for all databases within any operation.
Diablo III: A Beginner's Guide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Games, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
What this book aims to do is act as a guide to the world of Diablo III, regardless of any previous experience of the franchise. Both beginners and pros stand to benefit from the contents of this book, which includes detailed guides to strategy, classes and builds, as well as tips and tricks from expert players.
By Pain Possessed
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Can the weakest human save us all? Francis Hanover is very sensitive to pain. But when an alien invasion snatches him away from earth, that hatred of pain just may save the human race. By Pain Possessed Reviewer: "I enjoyed this dark little story very much. Nowadays, we don't see much traditional science fiction, and Attwood takes to the genre like a natural with a beautifully drawn portrayal..."
Series: Shining Light's Saga. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,700. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2012 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Historical » General
With much of the world still undiscovered, a small band of people live a peaceful life, until the dream vision of a young boy changes everything. Only nine winters old, Feather’s dreams turn his seemingly ordinary childhood into the journey of a lifetime. He must help his people face a terrifying destiny from which they cannot turn away. He must find a way to make his people listen.
I Like...The Seaside in Summer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 220. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Karen Grotz, Child-minder and Mother, created a series of interactive toddler's e-Booklets entitled "I LIKE...". These little e- Booklets are full of colourful illustrations that you two can discuss; with simple and repetitive themes from everyday life aimed at extending your child's vocabulary and stimulating his/her reading. Fun and bright: ideal for busy folk with little folk!