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A Rainy Day Reader: 100 Poems for Your Enjoyment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,920. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry, Essay » Literature
(5.00)
A RAINY DAY READER contains 100 poems by Stan Paregien. The poems range from the serious to the hillariously funny, from those with an academic bent to those with little redeeming social value (except for a smile or two). Great for that rainy day read. Poems include "N. Scott Momaday: A Literary Legend," "Had Any Lately?," "My Banker Ain't No Friend of Mine," "Cat Heaven," & "Smart Pills."
Mark Twain's Guide To Audacious Sarcasm-volume 1
You set the price! Words: 35,710. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Many have called Samuel Longhorne Clemens' cantankerous alter ego, Mark Twain, the greatest American humorist-philosopher of his age-if not of all times. With his wry observations and forthright humor-unleashed in his particularly pithy paragraphs-Mark Twain became one of the most prolific satirists in American literature. The New York Times, in 1910,,called him America's most quoted author.
The Ninety-Ninth Reunion
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,800. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(4.50)
The Ninety-Ninth Reunion is a sometimes nostalgic, sometimes macabre, venture into the world of class reunions. Two sisters, one a dyslexic psychic from Wisconsin and the other a purveyor of New South corporate etiquette, tackle a class reunion in the small Iowa town of their youth. In doing so they inadvertently open a hidden wellspring of better-forgotten events.
The Funky Chicken: Memories, Truth & Tribute
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,440. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Agricultural science, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
Part memoir and part minutia, The Funky Chicken: Memories, Truth, & Trivia is the author’s fond remembrance of growing up in rural Western Maryland in the 1950s and early 1960s tending her family’s flock of Plymouth White Rocks. The story is nostalgic, heartwarming, a bit comical and fun, yet sometimes sad. A bonus is the extensive trivia portion of the book, rife with “all things chicken.”
Man On A Motorbike
Series: Linda's Heartbreak. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
Linda is out driving one sunny summer afternoon, and an encounter with a handsome motorbike rider forces her to re-assess her life, and put the events of her marriage to husband Clay into perspective. Linda's Heartbreak is a two-part series of romance short stories with part one being MAN ON A MOTORBIKE and its sequel SILAS SAVAGE.
You Shoot Me Now: Based on the True Story of Walla Tonehka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball, Nonfiction » Biography » Native Americans
After a Choctaw Indian is convicted of murder and is sentenced to be executed, he is allowed to go free and play baseball for his team if he will promise to return after his final game to be shot. He agrees.
The Wilson House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A moving short story about how domestic violence affects a family and how that family moves on from it and puts their life back together.
The Mind of a Wordsmith
Price: $13.95 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
It's dark, it's funny, it's insane, it's tearful, it's warm, and it's cold. It's all things wrapped into one. Infamous poet and songwriter, Rob Redwine, takes you on a bit of a roller coaster ride of emotions and laughter in The Mind of a Wordsmith. His debut book of poetry and artwork that he and his children designed...
Filosofia del Lenguaje
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,580. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Linguistics / Historical & Comparative, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Language
En este estudio vamos desde las raíces del castellano, su expresividad, constitución y distinción, hasta el lenguaje y pensamiento. El tema es inagotable, pero está enriquecido con amplias reflexiones en torno a la dinámica epistemológica y científica del lenguaje.
Don Whitman's Masterpiece
Price: Free! Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » General
Don Whitman was a high school boy who did a bad and bloody thing. Now the pipe's all filled with cement and the adults tell his name to scare us—all except Mr Gregor: Mr Gregor knows the truth. He told it to me once, with details...