A Review of "An Imperfect God: George Washington, His Slaves, and the Creation of America"
Price: Free! Words: 800. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Historiography
An Imperfect God reveals complexities and contradictory attitudes of George Washington and misconceptions about him. Washington, though born into a wealthy family, had only his name to improve his station. He was viewed as uneducated but was well-read and versed in frontier knowledge. He grew up with wealthy planters but was never meant to be one, an opportunist that often lied to improve himself.
A Kid Named Billy, a Review of "The Billy the Kid Reader"
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
No figure of the American West has been harder to explain than Billy the Kid. So little has been confirmed about his life and exploits that getting at his truth is a monumental task. Hundreds of books and articles have been printed about him, as well as numerous movies made, but nothing has been as sensational as the dime novel of the 1880s and most of the books following.
Be Lifted Up
You set the price! Words: 3,100. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Prayerbooks / Christian
The hardships we face in life can rip you up, turn you over and leave you feeling like you have been inside a tornado. Break ups, loss of a job, death of a loved one, personal injury and even betrayal by those closest to you. This book contains poetic verse of encouragement, hope, faith, love and reverence; granting direction to a more positive and spiritually focused state of mind.
A Review of "Internal Improvement"
Price: Free! Words: 860. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Reference
The promise of liberty was hardly able to be promoted by the implementation of internal improvements during the early years of the American nation because few people could agree on how to carry out the improvements or who had the right to make the improvements: the federal government, the state governments, or private investors and/or corporations.
A Review of "Love Thy Neighbor: A Story of War"
Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Maass makes it clear, in Love Thy Neighbor: A Story of War, that he blames Slobodan Milosevic and other Yugoslavian leaders, such as Franjo Tudjman, for the horrendous atrocities performed during the Bosnian War and places significant, but lesser, blame upon the United Nations, and particularly the United States, for not intervening when they could have. Some blame is placed on the Ottomans.
For Our Sake
Price: Free! Words: 430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015 and represented by JaMa Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
If I could hold you now, I'd give my whole world. Just to feel your touch, I'd do whatever it would take. It means that much To keep hoping For our sake.
"It Could Happen to You" and Other Poems
Price: Free! Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Here is my sixth free short ebook of poetry, 36 poems for your perusal and enjoyment. There will be two more books to follow. The poems range from the philosophical and introspective to the romantic and exuberant. Hope you enjoy reading them as much as I enjoyed writing them! Feel free to review, I would love to hear what you think.
Black Brick - Part One
Price: Free! Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
After Jake Ramsey survives a shootout in a dark alley while trying to protect an executive from a powerful and well connected government contractor, his suspicions began to grow that the covert government organization he works for has been subverted by somebody that doesn’t have the country’s best interest at heart.
The Forbidden Novel
You set the price! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The fascist regime of a country banned a novel. To enforce this law they created a police force in charge of chase after the disobedient citizens who dare to read the novel. But the cops don't know the title, or the plot of the book.
Chaya - a Short Story
You set the price! Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Stian has committed the ultimate crime of Arde Sapere; now his life lies in the hands of the ruthless Triumvirate. But his part in the future isn't over - he may be the last one who can find the fabled Creator, but whether he likes what he'll find is another matter.
Apestoso y Enrrollada
Series: Novelas distopicas y Fanfiction de Edrapecor. Price: Free! Words: 11,200. Language: Spanish. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
5 jovenes en la peor miseria
Suttetræets hemmelighed
Price: Free! Words: 1,480. Language: Danish. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
På deres treårs fødselsdag skal tvillingerne Jonas og Sofie sige farvel til deres sutter. Sutterne bliver, med mors og fars hjælp, hængt på det gamle suttetræ på toppen af bakken, og de får fine gaver i stedet for. Efter en svær nat uden trøst fra sutterne skal de passes af Bedste, og hun deler en helt særlig hemmelighed med dem..
আম্মু, বিছিয়ে দাও আঁচল খানি
Price: Free! Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Plays » Women Authors
অবশেষে যদিআলোয় আঁধারিতে ছুঁয়ে দাও অবেলার আহ্বানটুকুতে তবে রেখে দেবো শতাব্দীরঅস্ফুট ভাললাগা গুলো এক করে এই মাহেন্দ্র ক্ষণে যদিসুরের তারায় নামে হারানো বেলার রোদনটুকুতে দেখো কীঝঞ্ঝা ! হারিয়ে যেতে বসে যদিঅবশেষ বেলার কান্না তবে, মেঘদেশী নয়, আমারঅতৃপ্ত আকাঙ্খায় রাখো দুটো তারার ফুল ।
Das Geheimnis Ihrer Existenz
Price: Free! Words: 16,420. Language: German. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Education / General
Eine in allen Zeitaltern immer wieder gestellte Frage ist ein Geheimnis, das die Menschheit während ihrer ganzen Existenz herausgefordert hat. Diese Frage lautet: „Wozu bin ich hier?“ Ist das Leben nur Zufall – eine ziellose Existenz?
Very Short Very Wicked
Price: Free! Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(4.00 from 1 review)
Two flash pieces. Two micro pieces. At total of about 1200 words with no conscience.
Adam's Love
Price: Free! Words: 15,120. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Adam is a 16 year old teenager who attends at his local secondary school. He fancies Zhara, a South Asian student. Adam has fancied Zhara ever since he first saw her when she started at his secondary school towards the end of second term in Year 10. Will Adam tell Zhara he fancies her? Read on to find out...
Green Grow The Rashes And Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 16,560. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
These seven short stories, all previously published in magazines or anthologies, contain magic, monsters, ghosts, history, beer, Scotland, scifi, fantasy, horror, singing, more beer and fun.
Tania Casts A Spell
Series: Tania, Book 24. Price: Free! Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Tania and Tanisha come across an old spell that brings bad luck. They decide to use it on a boy who often teases them. They think it is harmless fun because we all know spells don't actually work. But then terrible things happen to the poor boy. Tania feels really guilty. But how did the spell work? Read on to find out.
Love and a .38
Price: Free! Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Love and a .38 is a short story about love and consequences. When a 17 year old boy gets his girlfriend pregnant, he decides that the only way out of his predicament is to commit suicide. Going through with it, however, proves more difficult than thinking about it, and he weighs his options while pondering on the hardest decision in his short life: to pull the trigger or not…?
Finding Love
Price: Free! Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Finding love wasn't easy for Samantha, but when love finally came to her, it suddenly vanished... so she teamed up with a Private Investigator and went to find it back.