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Me, Myself, & Feynman
You set the price! Words: 25,280. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
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Trapped in a bizarre, alternate reality game, Tristan and his friends must find a way to defeat the boss and return home.
Following Kaufman - June 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 112 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four additional annotated Ruy Lopez Breyer Varation Indian games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
Chess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business administration
A child who is introduced to chess at a young age is likely to do better in school for years to come. Research shows that playing chess improves a child’s thinking, problem-solving, reading, and math scores. Educators and chess experts generally agree the second grade is the ideal time to introduce children to chess, although some as young as four or five may be ready to learn and play.
Following Kaufman - May 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 208,810. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 172 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Indian games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
The Recruit- Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A conversation over a game of chess between a general and a potential recruit about a world war that may happen. The recruit stirs things for his gain once he learns more than he should've.
Following Kaufman - April 2014
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,480. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
A selection of 190 chess games that are relevant to "The Kaufman Repertoire for Black and White" are presented with a diagram for each move. There are four annotated Queen's Gambit Declined Exchange games at the end of the book. A link to the pgn for the games is available in the Introduction.
40 Years of Friendship - 100 Games of Chess
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,220. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Robert Salomon. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Decision-making & problem solving
Three masters recall their four decades as teammates from a strong New Jersey chess club. Annotated games, theoretical novelties in the opening, and wide-ranging anecdotes from the chess scene in Spain, Cuba, and Metro New York from the 1940s through 2014 complement the authors’ personal chess biographies, while Alekhine’s chess set pulls the whole together.
Guardian (A Jack Sigler Continuum Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014 by Breakneck Media. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Trapped millennia in the past and gifted with regenerative abilities, King must live out the centuries until he returns to his own time and his family. The Jack Sigler Continuum series tells the events that occurred in his life as a result of the novel Omega, but no prior reading is required to enjoy the Continuum series. Each story will be a standalone adventure, and a great jumping on point.
Horrorscape
Series: Horrorscape, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Val receives a calling card from a very dangerous boy who wants to play with her. It's a game without rules, logic, or consequence, and he'll stop at nothing to claim her as his—even if it means destroying them both.
Fearscape
Series: Horrorscape, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,790. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Horror » Crime
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A young woman gets involved with a man who embodies many of the traits of a romantic hero...but he might also be insane.