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Night of the Storm
By Lindsay Townsend
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 114,380. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Melissa, a wildlife photographer, goes to the unspoilt Greek island of Asteri to investigate the death of her lover Andrew, she discovers a deadly wildlife smuggling conspiracy. Suddenly on the beautiful island romance mingles with fear.
The Ambassadors in Scotland
By Jeremy Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The second adventure following the five young Chinese Ambassadors, this time as they go to Scotland to climb Ben Nevis and to see Nessie in Loch Ness. Ideal for teenagers but can be enjoyed by anyone who enjoys a good adventure.
The Ambassadors in London
By Jeremy Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Ambassadors are five young people from China who are based in London. Their goal is to produce programmes for young people back in China. The Ambassadors learn about cultural aspects of London and meet some young people in England. This book will appeal to learners of English, particularly those from China.
The Vampire Across the Hall-3. The Exchange
By Daisi Malone
Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
0.25 star(4.17 from 6 reviews)
Daisi Malone lives in the Presidio Building in Newtown, Sydney Australia. Strange things happen in this building.Spirits, vampires and howling Glee Clubs haunt its halls. In this, the third book of the series, Daisi's curiosity leads her to a dangerous secret.
A Weed in Paradise
By Charles Karia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Since the days of the Pharaohs, no man of African descent has risen in the world political stage than US president Mr Barack Obama.'A Weed in Paradise' is a narrative of slavery era prophecies in a thrilling a novel form. From Washington DC to Denver, Cairo, South Africa and finally Kenya, its race against time as these unique prophecies foretold long long time ago unfolds.
The Vampire Across the Hall-2. The Murmuring Lift
By Daisi Malone
Price: Free! Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
0.25 star(3.33 from 6 reviews)
Daisi Malone lives in the Presidio Building in Newtown, Sydney, Australia. She shares the building with a variety of strange people,including the Vampire across the hall, and a murmuring lift. This is the second story in The Vampire Across the Hall series.
The Vampire Across the Hall
By Leann Richards
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
0.25 star(3.29 from 7 reviews)
Daisi Malone lives in the Presidio Building in Newtown, Sydney, Australia. The building is mysterious and its residents even more so. There is the couple with lots of children, the Glee Club and the English Backpackers- although not for long. In this, the first story by Daisi Malone, she meets her neighbour, Madden, the Vampire across the hall.
Complicit Simplicity: A hacktivism team fights for human rights.
By Allan R. Wallace
Series: cyberhug.me, Book 3 · Hacktivism, Speculative Fiction Stories, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
When evil resists a push it doesn't push back, it immediately seeks to destroy. Boldness is required for first limiting and then overcoming evil. Of course surviving is nice too.
Book One: The Sea Within
By Kathryn Izgi
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Effie,a magi girl, falls in love with a merboy and must do everything she can to help save his people from extinction. Their quest takes them from the bazaars of Istanbul, to a city at the bottom of the Marmara Sea, and to the underground cave cities of Cappadocia. Under attack by a cyclops and a clutch of harpies and without her wand, she must learn to stand her ground and protect what is hers
Memoirs of a Vending Machine
By James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 42,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Mike lands at Kansai Airport in Japan confident but ill prepared for his introduction to his new home. A sequence of events forces Mike on a Journey lasting all day and all night around Osaka. Meeting Mark, Jon and Jeff and other interesting and colourful characters along the way, they quickly discover the urban soul of Japan and learn enough in one day to last the rest of their time in Osaka.
Crystal of Souls
By Kris Katzen
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011 by Bluetrix Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
An ancient artifact with religious significance and perhaps even mysterious power. Religious leaders want it to unite the planet. Military leaders want it to stop a war. Their enemies want it to prevent both.
A Man of Snow and Other Seasonal Stories
By Erin L. Snyder
Price: Free! Words: 11,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
From nihilistic elves to tortured snowmen and cursed gifts, A Man of Snow and Other Seasonal Stories explores a different side to the holidays. These five tales will take you from the North Pole to an empty shopping mall on Christmas Eve, and even through the dark depths of the US Postal System. Whether you love the holidays or hate them, this is our gift to you.
A Ghostly Christmas Present
By J. Daniel Sawyer
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
0.25 star(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It's hard to beat being thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge as a Christmas present, but detective Clarke Lantham loves a challenge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged." That was his first mistake.
Silent Night: A Christmas Collection
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Kristine Kathryn Rusch, called one of the best short story writers of her generation, has compiled ten of her favorite Christmas stories. The stories run from fantasy (Nutball Season, Doubting Thomas, Substitutions) to mainstream (Stille Nacht) to science fiction (Boz, Loop, A Taste of Miracles) to mystery (Rehabilitation, Snow Angels, The Moorhead House).
The Methuselah Factor
By Vernon Eric Bridges
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
An environmental disaster is brought about by an American cargo plane blowing up its deadly cargo of biological weapons over England. Survivors set up a new community, guarded by wolfhounds. One of the settlers, Otto, invents an anti-gravity drive, enabling him to visit Mars. He discovers the remains of a once-flourishing civilisation and vows not to repeat the Martian errors of judgement.
Santa and Other Christmas Criminals
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,430. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Think about it: Santa sneaks in during the dead of night. He steals cookies, drinks some milk, maybe tracks ashes all over the living room. Yeah, he leaves presents, but maybe that’s just a cover for more nefarious behavior. Who knows…besides Santa himself? This five story collection includes the stories Doubting Thomas, Snow Angels, Substitutions, Rehabilitation and Nutball Season.
Doubting Thomas
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Six-year-old Tommy Ulrick saw Santas enter the Sutter house on Christmas Eve, the night the house got robbed. Tommy said Santa stole. No one believed him. When Tommy turns thirty, he decides to prove the Jolly Old Elf is one evil s.o.b. Tommy just doesn’t expect the J.O. Elf to threaten him. Turns out Santa takes that naughty or nice list very seriously. Very, very seriously.
The Spark: The Story of a Christmas Soon to Come
By Ray Foy
Price: Free! Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Nicholas is a spirit with problems. His incarnations as Santa Claus will end if humanity's Christmas spirit isn't restored. Desperate, he seeks help from the Earth Mother, Gaia, who uses her remaining power to send him to a camp of homeless people where he must find a spark of true Christmas spirit. If he fails, he could disappear from the world, along with Christmas, forever.
Keitai Friends
By James Pollard
Price: Free! Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
Teaching English in Japan and selling drugs to friends and clients is Josh's ticket to popularity and reward. Content with this lifestyle, a quick detour, a magazine and a cell phone skew this path in a direction neither he nor his friends could have anticipated.(Manga insert edition) * 'Keitai Friends' is a chapter of 'Memoirs of a Vending Machine' also available at Smashwords
Belize Travel Fun
By James Harrold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,440. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
What would you do if you were going to Belize for the first time? James Harrold lived in Belize for three years and decided to write this book to answer this very question. In this book, Mr. Harrold writes a story about two brothers who take their wives on a two week vacation to Belize. The characters are fictional, however, the names, places, and details in Belize are factual. Neat adventure!!