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I Was Raised To Be A Lert by Pearl Vork-Zambory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012 by Red Bird Chapbooks. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire(5.00 from 7 reviews)
I Was Raised To Be A Lert is a collection of short childhood stories based on the life and blog posts of Pearl Vork-Zambory.
Tevye's Daughters: No Laughing Matter by Jan Lisa Huttner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The Crawley sisters of Downton Abbey? The Bennet sisters of Pride & Prejudice? The daughters born to Zelophehad? Why mention any of these women in the same breath as the beloved characters in the Broadway musical Fiddler on the Roof? What is tradition? Who makes the matches? These questions are just as important now as when Tevye’s Daughters made their debut in 1964, maybe even more so.
Early Phonics 3 Worksheets by Ian Mitch
Series: Clever Cat Phonics, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Stage 3 of Reading4Children reading programme. These books and worksheets are aimed at helping you teach your child how to read using phonics. This is a book focuses on the simple sounds of letters.
Poems to Read, Enjoy and Learn by Edupedia Publications Pvt Ltd
Price: Free! Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This is a sample collection of poems by renowned poet Shashikant Nishnat Sharma, who has written scores of poems in English, Hindi, Bhojpuri and Urdu. His many collections of books have got published and we are happy to bring out his eBooks for the readers through SmashWords. His poetry has such a wide spectrum of coverage that you will surely find some of them best suited for you.
Potter of the Souls--A Short Story by Tabatha Deans
Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Faced with spending the remainder of his days in a depressing nursing home, Luke spends his time yearning for the eternal nap, and the day he will once again see the love of his life.
A Letter to Brody by R.S. Guthrie
Price: Free! Words: 1,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a letter, written in lieu of a eulogy by a grieving father to his son, who died at two months of age from Sudden Infant Death Syndrome (SIDS). It is a heartfelt tribute, meant to resonate with any parent who has lost a child; a beacon, perhaps---a suggestion of light and hope within the maelstrom of unimaginable, devastating loss.
The Making of an Indie Writer by Kim Antieau
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Author profile(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Kim Antieau published 6 novels with major publishers over 15 years. But when she finished her latest, The Fish Wife, she chose to publish it herself. Why would she do this? In a word: freedom. Indie publishing gives her the freedom to write what she wants and bring it directly to her readers. This essay explains how she embraced indie publishing and what it means for indie readers everywhere.
What's It All About, Shakespeare? An Introduction To The Bard Of Avon by S. A. Markham
Series: What's It All About, Shakespeare?. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,350. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
What's It All About, Shakespeare? is a series aimed at demystifying Shakespeare's work. This first instalment, 'An Introduction to The Bard of Avon' offers a short biography of the world's most famous playwright, an introduction to his works and a guide to understanding them. Think Shakespeare's boring? Think again.
Observations of A Transplanted Southern Belle by Laurie Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A collection of columns published in the 1990's by southern humorist, Laurie Byrne Smith. Topics include mothers and mothers in law, children, holidays and finances. From sweet tea to BBQ to 99% humidity, being a child in North Carolina is a true southern experience.
2017: The Battle for Marghdeen by Khurram Shafique
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2012. Categories: Essay » Political, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Marghdeen is the name of the ideal society conceived by the poet-philosopher Iqbal in 1932. It is a world where life is inside-out, people know their destinies and there is no poverty, neediness, crime or injustice. In this book the author shows how such a society can be achieved in a short space of time, as long as we change our perception of history and other domains of knowledge.
Footprints in the Snow by Jennifer McMurrain
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julie and her young daughter, Emily, find themselves with no place to go on a blizzardy Christmas Eve. How will Julie keep Emily's innocence intact while fighting for their very survival?
The Old Schoolhouse by Noelle Ryan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A short story of an evocative visit to an old country schoolhouse. Tender memories are recalled and serve as a contrast to our modern age. One person in particular , stands out, The Master. A person gifted with empathy and humor, he gives the old schoolhouse its singular identity.
An Alternative Handbook to the Maltese Temples - a Cosmic Perspective and Guide. by Francis Xavier Aloisio
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 2 reviews)
For the first time, we have a ‘handbook’ that gives us a metaphysical and an alternative perspective of the unique prehistoric temples of Malta. Humanity has now reached the stage where it is open, eager & hungry enough for the ‘truth.’ It is time to come into a better understanding of these magnificent and mysterious structures, and to find out what truly happened on the islands of Malta & Gozo.
The Pot of Wisdom by Ivanete Durso Rocha
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 11,690. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 27, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The distinguished surname Durso originated in an area of Italy, known as the Papal States. Although people were originally known only by a single name, it became necessary for people to adapt a second name to identify themselves as populations grew and travel became more frequent.
The Bonfire Heart of DB Winters by Adnan W Sarwar
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
The Angel of Death has come to a leafy town in Northern England to take the soul of an old soldier. It appears to be a routine extraction. However, DB Winters is no ordinary old man. Neither was he an ordinary soldier. A tale of love, sacrifice, bloodshed, Tehran and how man can sometimes even make the Angel of Death ponder on the astonishing capacity man has to forge bonds with others.
Mevlana Celaleddin Rumi by ibrahim Sarı
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 15,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 19, 2016 by noktaekitap. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
Mevlana Celaleddin RUMİ The discipline of Mevlevi Order was established by Mevlevi’s son Sultan Veled, his disciple Chalabi Husameddin, and his grandson Ulu Arif Chalabi in order to pass on his teachings to future generations. Ever since then, the “order” has been presided over by a Makam Chalabi (Chief Master) elected from among Mevlana’s offspring.
Why YA? (And What Is It, Anyway?) by Atthys J Gage
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
The year 1967 saw the publication of The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton, arguably the first book of serious literature for young adult readers. Since then, YA has exploded into one of the largest markets in fiction with tens of thousands of new titles published every year. In this quick essay, we explore how it a tiny niche-genre grew into a major marketplace phenomenon.
Mozart's Brain, Too - Number 2.9 by Wim Baren
Price: Free! Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
A short informal essay on what I've learned about character expression and emotions in fiction and other creative writing forms, and what I learned about my own emotions.
Caged by Steve Weintz
Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 10,470. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Essay » Literature(5.00 from 1 review)
This is a story about how I first met Bert and Betty, a couple of pathetic red wolves caged up at the Low Country Visitor Center managed by the Federal Bureau of Wild Animals outside of Charleston, SC. After I saw them I decided to write a story. People love goddamn stories about animals. Black Beauty, Call of the Wild. Why not a story about Bert and Betty and how they escaped?
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