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Life Change
Price: $1.81 USD. Words: 178,750. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Five radio listeners compete to win a life-changing prize.
Yesterday's Hero
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate, Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories
Criterion, an aging horseshow champion, is sold and forgotten until Linda finds him in an overgrown pasture. Should his age keep him from the show ring, or is he the perfect horse to rescue her new friend?
Time To Write: 2012 short story prize
Price: Free! Words: 26,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
To celebrate NMIT’s centenary, the Bachelor of Writing and Publishing launched its inaugural Time To Write short story competition offering writers a chance to be published by NMIT’s Yarra Bend Press. In keeping with the centenary, the theme was TIME and we looked for 600 to 1000 word submissions from writers. Winners and selected shortlisted works have been published in this anthology.
Basketball Gods: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Sports
A short story about brothers, basketball, growing up, and growing apart.
Universal Co-opetition: Nature's fusion of cooperation and competition
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012 by Bettie Youngs Book Publishers. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business ethics
A key ingredient in business success is cooperation—and competition. Yet humans are different, and divisiveness can erode personal and organizational goals. This book identifies and explains the natural, fundamental law that unifies the opposing forces of cooperation and competition—which is the ultimate recipe for individual or group success.
Competing as a Lifestyle: You vs You
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
The “Competing As A Lifestyle Philosophy” is a breakthrough perspective to understanding the most effective way to think well on your feet while running in your own life race. While this is my philosophy for success, there is nothing philosophical in reaching your potential in life. Only your God given purpose can help you see yourself through this important goal and once conceived, must be shared
Philip and the Girl Who Couldn't Lose
Series: Philip and Emery, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,950. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Philip assures Jeanne, a girl who has bested him at every turn, that he will win the poster contest being run at the mall, but how will he ever defeat The Girl Who Couldn’t Lose?
The Caveman Explores Politics and Economics
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
This book is designed to present to the reader in simple terms how government and economics work. The basics are examined in the context of a small caveman tribe and then related to the modern world. It explains monetary inflation and deflation, the creation of money by the banking system, and why tax receipts may increase with lower tax rates as well as many other aspects of the economy.
Queen of Hornets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,530. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Bobbi Grumann, the Queen of Hornets, is a daring and competitive young woman participating in the primarily men’s sport of cross-country motorcycle racing in the 1970’s. “Political correctness” was not spoken in this group. Life lessons she learns are universal. Queen of Hornets is the story of one daring young woman’s romance with speed and danger.
The Television Bride
Series: ShadowGrimm. Price: Free! Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The Television Bride is story #19 in Clive's ShadowGrimm series of modern fairy and folk tales. It's all about "Dropped on your head" television - where ordinary folk are desperate to get in on the act...