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Anne of Green Gables #1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Girls & Women, Fiction » Classics
An all-ages glimpse inside the pages of Lucy Maud Montgomery's tale of Anne. Heartbreak and hope fill the pages as Anne's life fills every nook and cranny of the comic book page. We're almost to the end, so don't give up now!
A Goddess' Curse: Hera's Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
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Hera, Queen of the Gods, is the most powerful goddess on Mount Olympos. Beautiful, sensual, and merciless, she is a goddess renowned for her jealous rages and for inflicting horrors on hapless victims. She’s the protector of women, virtue, family and marriage yet her husband, Zeus, has had countless affairs. She puts up with it. Why? Is she really malicious or a product of circumstance?
The Flesh of the Gods at Kv62
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On November 4, 1922 the Tomb of Tutankhamun is discovered. A magical realist story inspired by Jorge Luis Borges.
The Lost Treasure Map
Series: The Lost Treasure Map. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A 21st century classic action thriller, packed with the adventures of explorers hunting for treasure that has been buried away for centuries in a hidden chamber in an ancient castle and of scientists investigating the strange hauntings there, with their explorations of the immense desolate and unexplored castle and its legends, while murders, murder hunts, and televised investigations occur!
The Lost People of Tumbarumba
Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In 1923, a drover rode his horse into the flooded Murrumbidge River at Gundagai and was drowned. This left his only son Albert, with one hundred and fifty seven cattle, an old wagon, two dogs and precious little else. The young man was seventeen, and then he met a girl and they married. He promised Sarah that droving would be good for them.
Arabian Knights - Volume 1
Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 1 ยท Arabian Knights, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies, Nonfiction » History » Middle East
An interesting collection of stories about the adventures and misadventures of ordinary, famous and infamous real Arabian Knights. Included are the stories of Antarah bin Shaddad, a slave who became a legend; Hatim Al-Taaee, a bedouin who set the standard for generosity; Al-Numan bin Al-Munthir, a king whose boredom causes him to toy with people's lives. Come glimpse some Middle Eastern history!
A Field Guide for the Hero’s Journey
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 34,960. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Acton Institute. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Do you feel like something big is missing from your life? Do you feel trapped, bored, stuck in a meaningless routine? It may be you think you're too ordinary to ever do something special. Perhaps you're afraid that if you try, you'll fail. The startling truth is this: Just about anyone can do great things, can live a life that's remarkable, purposeful, excellent, and yes, even heroic.
Farewell to the Master
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Classics
The famous 1940 short story that inspired the movies "The Day the Earth Stood Still." The humanoid alien Klaatu and the giant robot Gnut suddenly materialize in Washington, D.C., in a time-travel spaceship. The murder of Klaatu ruins Earth’s attempt to peacefully welcome the first interstellar visitors. And one man tries to solve the mystery of why Gnut remains silent, imperious, and unassailable.
Story 2: The Talking Pupils
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Story 1: Examination for the Post of Guardian Angel
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. This publisher attempted to edit them with a more modern format, including punctuation and styling, to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.