The Barn
You set the price! Words: 109,970. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
On a narrow stretch of desolate beach hundreds of kilometres away from the closest civilization stands an enormous, ancient, wooden barn. Inside, sixteen people of varying ages and backgrounds struggle through icy cold winters, stifling hot summers, and a feast or famine supply of the basic necessities of life, waiting to be chosen. From every surface, surveillance cameras record every moment.
Trends and impacts on foreign investments in developing country agriculture
Price: Free! Words: 169,220. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science
This publication summarizes the results of this research, in particular through the presentation of case studies on policies to attract foreign investment in agriculture and their impacts on national economic development in selected countries in Africa, Asian and Latin America.
The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources
Price: Free! Words: 124,000. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Forestry
This FAO flagship publication entitled The State of the World’s Forest Genetic Resources reviews the conservation, management and use of tree and other woody plant genetic resources that are valuable to human well-being.
The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA)
Price: Free! Words: 100,740. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Farming
This new edition of The State of World Fisheries and Aquaculture (SOFIA) highlights the significant role that fisheries and aquaculture plays in eliminating hunger, promoting health and reducing poverty.
Vengeance & Remission
Price: Free! Words: 205,980. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
It is a story about a Roman soldier, Marcus Lucius, son of the great warrior Maximus, who protects his friends (Appius, Octavian) and falls in love in Julia Fabia, while he is on the way to revenge his killed wife, Decima. It's a story with many risky actions, intrigues and it's about friendship, loyalty and of course love. It's set in the times of the emperor Hadrian.
Ecstasy of the Deep
Price: Free! Words: 137,040. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The astonishing autobiography of an Englishman who spent his whole life chasing his dreams. Most of them were either underwater exploring far off unknown reefs in Asia and the Pacific or living it up with the rich and famous who shared his passion for diving. Tony Buxton’s charmed life takes him from the French Riviera and Rome in its 1950s and 1960s heydays to years operating an underwater touris
Expedition Pacifique
Price: Free! Words: 148,740. Language: French. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Un scénariste parisien est entraîné par une belle tahitienne dans une aventure dangereuse dans le Pacifique
Black Dragon of Amber Book Two: The Road to Amber
Series: The Road to Amber. Price: Free! Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Raven, Marcus and Roelle concoct a plan to smuggle themselves into the Shadow Kingdom Khafra in search of a sorcerous treatise that just might get Raven his human body back. Murphy, his gargoyle companion, Corwin and the palace guards are all on his tail to bring them home before they cause an international Shadow incident.
Milk and dairy products in human nutrition
Price: Free! Words: 146,190. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Food Science, Nonfiction » Social Science » Agriculture & food
This publication is unique in drawing together information on nutrition, and dairy-industry development, providing a rich source of useful material on the role of dairy products in human nutrition and the way that investment in dairy-industry development has changed.
Podcast Library, Vol 2
Series: Podcast Library. Price: Free! Words: 579,540. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Research
A living collection of podcasts with descriptions, arranged alphabetically, from about 2007 to present from the Media Mining Digest blog.
Continuum
You set the price! Words: 162,850. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Nonfiction » Psychology » Addiction
“The only reason for time is so everything doesn’t happen at once.” Albert Einstein Most natural interactions fit neatly into the Standard Model of Physics focused on 4 fundamental forces - gravity, electromagnetic, the strong and weak nuclear forces but a few tantalizingly weird phenomena refuse to fit neatly into current thinking. Perhaps we need to expand our thinking.
Swept Away (The Swept Away Saga, Book One)
Series: The Swept Away Saga. Price: Free! Words: 117,600. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dead men tell no tales.... When Samantha Greene is accidentally transported hundreds of years back in time, she finds herself in the middle of an adventure that's changed the course of history. Pirates, buried treasure, secret societies, mutiny, and love await her on her journey. Will she ever make it back to her own time? Perhaps the real question is this; will she want to?
Fallen Stardust
Price: Free! Words: 121,040. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A boy, an outcast and an alien must find salvation in a world of ruin. Samuel must find a medicine to cure the fever ravaging his village. Markus must find the motive that murdered those he loved. And an angel must find a future in a city crumbled into debris. But something lurks beneath the wasted world, and waking it may doom what little of humanity survives.
The Diary of John Banfield 1983-90
Price: Free! Words: 482,900. Language: British English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00 from 1 review)
John Banfield retired from the teaching profession in 1983 when he and his wife, Dorothy, moved from Lincoln to Eccleshall, Staffordshire, to enjoy their retirement together. John began a diary which recounts their many and varied interests and culminates in his tragic death from cancer. Both mundane and moving, it will be of particular interest to his descendants.
Shifter
Series: Shifter, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 149,440. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Jerry Price has just killed his own mother. He had no choice. After ingesting a street narcotic called Vision, she changed into a cannibalistic creature, and he was next on the menu. Struggling with guilt he sets out with his pet ferret Whisper and his own malevolent shadow to discover the secrets of vision and himself.
Help
Price: Free! Words: 134,690. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The story revolves on a simple phrase, ‘LOVE ONE ANOTHER.’ How complex it became when thirty-six benevolent aliens, stranded on our planet, sought help from us humans to save their civilization. Of how alien's 'help and love one another' clashed with human's greed for power. A down to Earth story meant for well-read young adults and mature readers as it will force you to think and consider.
Woody Allen Makes A Scary Sandwich - Horror Pastiche, Stories & Poems
Price: Free! Words: 125,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Heywood "Woody" Allen: Over time, Allan Stewart Konigsberg and I have associated with each other. This is the first in a series of books compiling a few short stories we've distantly collaborated on throughout the past 25 years. I am a book ghostwriter and editor of long standing, and these "tall tales" reflect a variety of genres including horror fiction, humorous sci-fi and narrative nonfiction.
Lost Girls
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - First Edition, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Four passports are found of girls who vanished in Australia. The girl who found them has disappeared too. Who are these girls? Where have they gone? A diary and search in Australia and across the world give tiny glimpses and fragments, but their stories remain elusive. The police search, friends and families search and grieve in alternate measure, but five girls remain gone, their fate unknown.
AlterWorld (LitRPG: Play to Live. Book #1)
Price: Free! Words: 104,060. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
(5.00 from 1 review)
A new pandemic - the perma effect - has taken over Earth of the near future. Whenever you play your favorite online game, beware: your mind might merge with the virtual world and dump its comatose host. Woe be to those stuck forever in Tetris! And still they're the lucky ones compared to those burning alive eternally within the scorched hulls of tank simulators.
The Weeping Lore
Series: Witte & Co. Investigations. Price: Free! Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
December 1925. St. Louis, Missouri. Out of cash, out of luck, and soon to be out of a home, Cian Shea scours the Irish neighborhood of Kerry Patch for work. When a job falls into his hands, it seems easy enough: deliver a small, unmarked box to a rich man’s home. The job, however, proves far from simple.