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The Buffalo and the Butterfly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A bittersweet story of love and heartbreak set in rural Thailand. Written as a childrens' story, it is based on a human relationship between an ageing foreign male, commonly called a ‘buffalo’, and a much younger local Thai female, commonly known as a ‘butterfly’. Many ‘buffaloes’ find their ‘butterflies’ and live happily ever after. However, sadly, some of them do not!
Travesty
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2016. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Humor
Travesty is an unrelenting and uproariously funny look at the Apocalypse, divorce, recovery, fatherhood, organic food, dentistry, driving, dating, Derry, New Hampshire, salesmanship and Elton John, but not necessarily in that order. Author and essayist Tom Waters takes you on a five year roundabout from darkness into redemption, rage into silliness, from Mockery...to Travesty.
Snow After Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,630. Language: American English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Tristan is ready to party and ring in the New Year by kissing his soon-to-be girlfriend, Julie. The only bad note in his night is the growing snow storm. Outside his apartment, he's almost hit by Grace, who's on her own mission to get home to her grandfather. In a selfless act reminiscent of the age of knights and chivalry, Tristan vows to get her home...never realizing they are both on a date w
Friday Night Jive
You set the price! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During High School, many unavoidable challenges appear. But there's always at least one in a generation that's far too terrifying for language to describe. Enter one High School couple who, just short of their senior year's final quarter, are dared into an entire night in their town's most dangerous place, an ancient cavern on the outskirts of their home. Which itself is home to a long forgott
Bison: The American Buffalo: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Cows, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Mammals
A bison is a wild cow. It looks like a cow, but it is bigger. It can be a lot bigger. In fact, a bison is the biggest land animal in North America! A bison can be up to six feet (1.75 metres) at the shoulder. It can be over 12 feet (3.5 metres) long! That means they are as tall as a man, and as long as two men laying head to toe! They also weigh much more than a man. RL: 3.7 Has CCS exercises.
Little Robbie and the Buffalo
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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While taking a leisurely stroll on the Great Plains of the mid-west, Little Robbie and her mommy wander too far from the American Indian reservation where her daddy is working, and encounter a giant rogue buffalo. A chase ensues and the adventure begins!
The Black Leopard and Other Wild Life
Price: Free! Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
This is a short essay on black leopards which the author has seen. Other wild life parks or reserves are described, with particular emphasis on the Kruger National Park. There are over 60 photographs taken in the various parks or reserves, including black leopard, normal leopard, lion and white lion, elephant, rhinoceros, buffalo and other wild life.
Lovebirds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Five Tigers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Nancy gave up on love a long time ago, and lives a well-researched, rational life in Buffalo, New York. But winter gives way to spring, and the voodoo love store downtown sells not just lovebirds, but the potential for a different kind of life. When she finds the courage to say yes, love swoops out of Nancy’s dreams on borrowed wings. “Lang is a writer to watch.” -- Booklist
At the End of Australia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
As morning breaks over Australia’s red earth, a rustling sound can be heard. Lizards stand on their hind legs while the ants are making tea. Animals trade desert peas for internet access, koalas and termites share bottles of pop, and the buffalo ride into town on Harleys. When night falls, the community breaks out into dancing and revelry.
The Buffalo and Crocodile Hunters of the Northern Territory
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Australia & New Zealand
The hunters of feral buffalo and wild crocodiles of the Northern Territory of Australia lived a life full of danger. They and their horses galloped over uneven ground at top speed until they were alongside the beast with huge and deadly horns. Deaths to both man and horse were not unknown. This was their 'dry' season occupation. In the 'wet', the men set their sights on the cunning crocodile.