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Operation GOTCHA: The Soviet Union's Top-Secret Plan to Launch a Surprise Cruise Missile Attack Against the United States
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Operation GOTCHA relates the story of a hypothesized top-secret plan by the Soviet Union to launch in 1998 a surprise cruise missile attack against the United States. The plan, devised supposedly by the legendary Admiral Sergei Gorshkov, details how Soviet submarines were positioned for the attack as well as the missiles' targets. Gorshkov muses in the story that the plan would succeed. Would it?
14 Fun Facts About the Hudson River: A 15-Minute Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.), Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Exploration & Discovery
The Hudson River was once thought to be a northwest passage that joined to the Atlantic Ocean to the Pacific Ocean. Instead, a canal system opened up the center of America to settlement. The Hudson has spectacular valleys and dangerous waters. Land shifts have changed the course of the river. Much of the natural beauty of the land is now under the ocean. Learn more in this fun 15-minute book.
Barracuda
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.), Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Fishes
This e-book is an informative reference concerning barracuda behavior and the differences between Atlantic, Pacific, and other types of the game fish. I have researched various articles published about barracuda from different databases. It is an especially concise and useful resource for scuba divers and anglers. Barracuda are fierce and unpredictable. The text presents real life encounters.
Black Annihilation
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,010. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
It is becoming irrefutable that as a race, we'll either take ourselves out through complacency, indifference, ignorance, and educational suicide or be taken out through violence, guns, incarceration, and preventable diseases.
Elephant Seals: Mountains of Blubber
Series: 15-Minute Books ยท 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Marine Life, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter Books
Elephant seals are huge animals that live part of their life on land. When I say they are huge, I mean huge. The male elephant seal can grow to be up to 16 feet (4.9 metres) long. They can weigh 6,600 pounds (3000 kilograms)! An average car weighs about 3,000 pounds (1360 kilograms). That means a male elephant seal can weigh more than two cars! That is big! Find out more about elephant seals!
Ocracoke Island
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships, Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
Georgia decides to take her boyfriend Bone on a sojourn to Ocracoke Island, North Carolina for a respite from the electric ladyland of sultry city life selling PCP, LSD, morphine and marijuana to radical bikers, stick-up men, prostitutes, gangsters and groupies that make up the social calendar of his day-to-day business. Bone is now burned out, dangerously losing touch with reality.
A Star to Sail By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,890. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
What is a woman to think when she finds a man washed up on the beach—and he claims to have fallen off a clipper ship nearly 150 years before? That’s the situation young widow Peggy Millwright finds herself in near her home at the New Jersey Shore. Will she unravel the mystery of this unexpected castaway—and will he help her mend her broken heart?
Two Continents One Hope: Searching The Atlantic For The Souls Of Black People
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
When S. Denice Newton made a trip to Zimbabwe in 2011, she didn't know that it would profoundly impact her life. For several weeks she was able to the devastation caused by the AIDS pandemic. Upon returning to the United States, Denice focused on the various societal ills such as gun and gang violence affecting black people in America that may eventually contribute to racial annihilation.
Titanic Rising
Series: Tales of the Haunted Titanic, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
Some call it a memorial tomb. Some call it a relic. Some call it a treasure. What if the HMS Titanic was an answer? In this Tale of the Haunted Titanic, a giant of the deep rouses from a ghostly slumber, taking a chance to make history at history's end. Commemorating the 100th observance of the sinking of the Titanic.
Burial at Sea
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
I wasn't present when my family cast my maternal grandfather's ashes into the Atlantic Ocean. This short story is how I imagine his burial.