Trapped
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Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story about a man trapped in a strange prison. By Kris Shamloo.
The Seventh Mountain
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Series: Chronicles of a Magi, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,540. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Imagine you're an ordinary twelve year-old boy. The next thing you know, you're in the Seventh Mountain, an academy where students are trained as warriors, practical jokes are not just tolerated but encouraged, and the game of choice is a massive, four team version of capture the flag on horseback. Mark is a Magi- called to join others like himself to battle the evil of Benrah.
416
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Price: Free! Words: 29,480. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Every story is exactly 416 words long. They are all horror. They are all fantastic. Trust but verify. There has never been an anthology like this. A special Halloween treat. Inspired by Authonomy's contest and my genius, "416" is a unique collection of horror short shorts. You could do a lot worse than spend a few hours reading these beauties.
My Half of The Story
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Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Grace knows more about calming me than I’ll ever learn, even when she’s brusque or bluntly demands order I still can find it weirdly comforting, though I take it from no other. She knows what I need and now it seems she knows a lot more.
兰德报告 与中国的冲突 RAND Conflict With China
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Price: Free! Words: 290. Language: Chinese. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
本文由美国军方提供支持,兰德公司研究表明:随着中国的崛起,美国可能与中国在中国周边地区发生冲突,但是如果美国能保持威慑,则美中发生大规模冲突的几率不大。本文分析了美中冲突的前景、后果和威慑战略。由“译者”志愿翻译小组翻译,未经原作者审校。
The Weekly Opposites
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Price: Free! Words: 460. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - English (insert language book was written in)
This workbook is for English Language Learners at the beginner level who are interested in improving their vocabulary for basic opposites. Additionally, English Language Learners will be able to practice working on sentence development and spelling. This workbook can also be used as a supplemental classroom text for students at the beginner level. It's best downloaded as a pdf.
Circuit Oct-Dec 2011
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Price: Free! Words: 7,240. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011 by Image Lab. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides
Circuit is the comprehensive exhibition listing for West Australian contemporary art galleries and museums published quarterly.
The Adventures of Anna of Waverly Manor
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Price: Free! Words: 29,690. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Anna, a ghost witch, lives in the attic of Waverly Manor with two ghosts, Boo and Tomfoolery. They don't like humans and frighten away everyone who tries to live there... ...until Jackie moves in with her parents. (For ages 7 and up)
Bah, Humbug! (A Romantic Comedy Christmas Novella)
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Price: Free! Words: 26,830. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Lexi's kids love the Jared Strong novels, written by Kyle, who beheads a snowman to hide his villain’s ‘weapon’ inside. Unfortunately, the snowman was for Lexi’s TV show. Can there be more than unlikely friendship for a woman afraid to get close and a man with childhood shadows? Families join together and hearts are healed as this couple goes walking in a winter wonderland.
The Other Slipper
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Price: Free! Words: 88,190. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
(3.46 from 13 reviews)
When Jo finds a lone glass slipper on the night of the royal ball, she realises that there is more to the seemingly ordinary object than meets the eye. Searching for its owner, she is led to the palace where the princess sets her on a journey that thrusts her into an unexpected world of magic and illusions.
From Adversity to Leadership
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Price: Free! Words: 1,170. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
A short tale of how from a bad start in life, with a bit of help from fate, great things can be achieved.
The River
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Price: Free! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
On January 12, 1998, writer Mariellen Ward found her mother's body. She had died in the night of heart failure. The River is a free e-story about how the lilting waters of India's most sacred river helped her heal from the irreconcilable loss.
A Newfangled Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
Poor Santa, while making toys for his Christmas Eve deliveries, he encounters problems from start to finish. How do he and his elves learn to cope with the problems of ever advancing technology? How can they develop toys that today’s children will enjoy?
On the Rio Mayo
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Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A father and son establish a closer relationship while fishing on the Sea of Cortez in 1946.
Working Together to Prevent Falls at Home
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Price: Free! Words: 2,540. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Elder care
On average, one third of adults age 65 and older fall each year. Not only are falls common for seniors, their consequences can be catastrophic. This eBook gives both seniors and their family caregivers a way to assess falls risks. It contains practical tips, suggestions and resources to reduce the risk of falling. Brought to you by Philips Lifeline, the #1 provider of Medical Alert Services.
Herkese Lazım Olan Iman
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Price: Free! Words: 149,520. Language: Turkish. Published: October 19, 2011 by Hakîkat Kitâbevi. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Sunni
(5.00 from 1 review)
İslâm dîninin bilinmesi gereken îmân esaslarını ve îmânın altı şartını kaynak kitaplardan aktararak detaylı bir şekilde açıklayan bu kitâb, aynı zamanda diğer dînler hakkında bilgiler de verip İslâmiyyet ile karşılaşdırmakda ve Müslümân olan meşhur yabancıların görüşlerine ve hayat hikâyelerine de yer vermektedir.
The Prophecy of Atlantis
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Price: Free! Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
She was supposed to be resting with the others in the castle, but one little ride down the beach wouldn't hurt. That's what the Princess of Atlantis thought as she rode across the wet sand on her horse. The witch flew overhead on her dragon. Lilliana would not be going home tonight.
The 13 Collective: Bound by Fate and the Universe
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Price: Free! Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Thirteen, a long forgotten superhero, finds himself trapped in an alternate world. Trying to make the best of it, he joins an organization called the 13 Collective. Led by D-13, an retired American Spy, he and his superhero partner investigate a new string of space-time loopholes that causes a chain reaction of violence and chaos among the population.
The Parsnip and the Pheasant
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Price: Free! Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A short children's fable. Is life better as a parsnip or a glorious pheasant? Mr Plum the farmer prepares for the village fete vegetable competition as he does every year but there are surprises around the corner.
Clues to Mixed Spices
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Price: Free! Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Category: Essay » Literature
This publication holds clues to the anthology "Mixed Spices". Mixed Spices contains various kinds of very short stories and a few poems. Some of the material is downright hilarious or as light as a fairy tale, some of it is dark and gloomy, and some of it tries to trip you up the way certain zen koans do.