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The Armada (First Row - February 2010)
Price: Free! Words: 170. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
These are paintings made using Microsoft Word 2010 and various Fonts only, in February 2010. On iPad, the paintings are best viewed by setting the theme to "Scrolling View" in the iBooks appplication options. Then you can tap on each painting to see them in gorgeous fullscreen. Best regards: David. (The word Ö is an all-encompassing Hungarian pronoun used by the Angels for the Divine) Ö means God.
Free From the Tracks
Series: Troubled, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 34,300. Language: British English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Awarded a 5 star review by Readers' Favorite. Sophia's family worked hard to stay on ‘the right side of the tracks.’ But who decides which is the 'right side' and what happens when love calls from the other side in the shape of bad boy, Dane? Things are never what they seem and as a dreadful secret begins to eat away at Sophia, life at the failing New Zealand high school, starts to unravel
Monarch of the Seas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,180. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Chuck Halford is on his honeymoon with Eunice onboard the huge ship Monarch of the Seas. It's her first; it's his...well, he's lost count. One of them isn't going to make it through the night...
We Lost Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,280. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
For centuries, a human colony survives under a brutal regime on a young planet connected to Earth through a star gate – until the gate is blown out of the sky, forcing the colony to face a hostile universe alone. A young woman forges a new life for her people, but her own son will not let the memory of Earth die.
A Woman's Nectar
Price: Free! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
A poem by: Charlie E. Thomas Dedicated to the gentle nature of a woman.
The Lady's Maid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Millie Jenkins's family is thrilled to think she might gain prestige and a bigger salary as lady's maid to the newly engaged Lady Cynthia, but Millie can't help feeling restless. Though she knows it's a good opportunity, when her old friend Justin turns up, now a handsome navy captain, Millie's heart is torn.
Innocents
Price: Free! Words: 46,010. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
In a dystopian society, prisons have been replaced by islands, each corresponding to a different crime. After 17 year old Brie Vanguard was framed for a crime she didn't commit, she is sent to the islands, a ruling she takes as a guaranteed death sentence. With the help of a mysterious boy, Brie must fight for her freedom and find a way to survive against all odds.
Astronauts on Pluto
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Adventure » General
Astronauts on Pluto is the story of a boy, his two best friends, and the adventures they have in their dreams. After studying the solar system in school, Mark decided he wants to become an astronaut. That night after falling asleep, he wakes up to see Pluto out the window of a space ship. After hours of exploration, the children wake to find it was all just a dream, or was it...?
Chandi and the Golden Wheatstalk
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Intrepid animal telepath and gravity defyer, Chandi is called on to pull of a daring rescue... it's a matter of mythical life and death.
Menagerie
Price: Free! Words: 15,100. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Menagerie is the newest pet craze from the Acme Corporation. The robotic animals genetically bind to their owners. Only three easy steps to link: 1) Put a drop of fluid (saliva or blood) in its mouth 2) Wait for 24 hours 3) Tell your dreams and fears to your forever friend. By the way, genetic binding is an imperfect science. 15,000 words, give or take a character or two.
A Chat with Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
*Short story* In the final stages of cancer, 31 year old Julie decides to visit the beach for the last time; little does she know that someone would be there waiting for her---waiting to escort her to the other side.
Lili - O Natal no Fundo da Caixa
Series: Lili, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,060. Language: Portuguese. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lili desceu as escadas, às escuras, a procurar o degrau seguinte com a ponta da meia de lã. Pisou as escadas juntinho à parede, onde os degraus faziam menos barulho. Descuidou um passo e encolheu os ombros com o chio fininho das tábuas. Se acordasse a mãe e o pai, lá se ia a missão secreta. Não havia razão nenhuma para Lili esperar pelo dia de Natal para abrir o presente.
R. F. Tapsell's The Year of the Horsetails
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 88,520. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
"Intensely exciting. An inspiration." Harry Sidebottom, bestselling author of the Warrior of Rome series. Eastern Europe: Early Middle Ages. Nomad warrior must defend sedentary Slavic Drevich people from Mongol-like evil empire and its ruthless Kagan. Dan Poynter's Ebook Award Gold Winner 2014 Honourable Mention in London Book Festival 2013. Finalist in Next Generation Indie Book Awards 2014
Spangled
Price: Free! Words: 1,060. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Merchants Press. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00 from 1 review)
Allison returns from Afghanistan and her husband wants to buy her a nightstand and maybe even a couch. It's 4th of July and a young couple grapples with war, love and fireworks.
Unfair
Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013 by Peter Lamb. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
A short story written by Elizabeth Lamb, aged 11 about 2 girls whose life could not be more different. One girl is dying in hospital and the other is a self obsessed teenager.
Wayward Woolpack
Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Belsnickel and his reindeer Eikthyrnir never expected to be waylaid while checking off the Naughty and Nice List. When they stumble upon an group of forest folk immersed in their midwinter's festival, the duo realize they're quite a long way from home, but that doesn't stop the pair from crashing the party and continuing their responsibilities.
Generation Original Collection Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.00 from 1 review)
This is a compilation of 3 short stories "The Box Recorder", "England" and "The Ghosts I See".
Hana Du Rose
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 181,100. Language: British English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Awarded a 5 star review by Readers' Favorite. A secret marriage. A dangerous pursuer. And a disastrous life lesson with far reaching consequences. Hana needs to decide whether to run, or stay.
Sentinel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After years of coping with the haunting memory of his last mission in space and encounter with the enigmatic alien named ‘Sentinel’, Dr. Frank Carver reluctantly agrees to join another adventure with his former boss Ben Davis. Accompanied by his wife Peggy, Carver learns that this time the stakes are much higher as events on an alien world spiral beyond his control.
Why I Document
Series: Free Short Stories, Book 4 · Truly Unique Books. Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Coming of age
(4.00 from 1 review)
These two short stories are a thank you gift to the readers that support the author: This includes: * Why I Document -- A reader wants to know why a particular prolific author is so keen on getting out technical documents. He meets the author and learns about their motivation. * First Concert -- A chance encounter of two souls results in an impromptu musical outpouring of songs from the heart.