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A Boy Who Loved War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,380. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(4.00)
Like many boys, Hraun enjoyed the thought of war. Weapons were interesting, and battle flags were colorful and beautiful. His war fantasies, however, were stronger than most and bordered on obsession. In the city of Dunning Cove with its delicate balance between the ruling class and the trolls living in the underworld, his obsession leads him on an adventure that will change the city forever.
Raising My Only Child: A Generation X Mother's Pre-Cyberspace Parenting Experience
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Parenting » Family tragedy
I wrote this book at the behest of my son. My experiences in raising him may be different from your background, way of life, and time period. But as parents we all share a common goal: we want to be successful in raising our children and derive a lasting and meaningful relationship with them. To this end, I hope that my experiences and insights will benefit current and future parents.
Who's on Second?
Price: Free! Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings
(5.00)
It was hard for Peanut to be a star player on the local baseball team, since she had never even got a chance to join them on the field. That all changed one day when a case of chicken pox suddenly struck some key teammates. Peanut did not go on to be a hall-of-famer; but she did leave her mark in the one game that she saved at the last minute, back when she was known as "Bat Person."
Kids in Training
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Reference, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
Kids in Training: Life lessons that will help lead to productive, responsible, and grateful kids! 10 life lessons that will give your kids an arsenal of real life training.
Rebirthing and Breathwork: A Powerful Technique for Personal Transformation
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / general
Use the power of your breath to bring freedom and joy to your life. Rebirthing Breathwork is a simple breathing technique that takes you deep into yourself. This book,based on over twenty years of clinical practice by one of the leading authors in the field, tells you all you need to know about the technique and gives you the information and exercises to get you started on your own inner journey.
Woolly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,890. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Enchanted by woolly mammoths as an imaginative child, Charlie is devastated upon learning of their extinction. Despite this information, he continues to search for the majestic beast at zoos, museums, and even on his way to school. News that Icelandic scientists are close to resurrecting the species ultimately sends him on a lifelong quest to finally see a woolly mammoth in person.
Empty Storage
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00)
Big Eddie was king of the storage unit auctions. He threw around money like it was nothing and bought units regardless of their contents. After purchasing Unit 31, he thought he'd overpaid for another pile of junk. It turns out, strangely enough, that what seemed like trash could actually be treasure.
Night Bells
Price: Free! Words: 103,280. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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Lord Maslyn has been a prisoner in his own home for the last six years. When the twelve year old noble of New Kristiansand discovers a secret passageway in his tower, he delves into a world of adventure, intrigue, and secrecy. With the help of a mysterious stranger and his friend Arna, Lord Maslyn seeks to unravel the secrets of his past and to plot his escape from his castle prison.
4 Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This volume contains three previously published short stories, a new story, and an introduction. In the newest piece, "Sweet Suburbia," Sergeant Blakely and his fellow SWAT team officers raid a neighborhood in search of drug growing operations. With a helicopter, Humvee, and thermal imaging camera at their disposal, they come across a suspicious but quintessentially suburban home.
Color
Series: Erdemen Tales, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 10,010. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Color is a short story set about 8 generations later than The King's Sword. It's about 9950 words. In it, a little girl finds her talent.