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German Conversation Guide for Beginners
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Foreign Languages, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
The easy way to learn the most common words and phrases. From greetings and good-byes to everyday small talk, each entry is presented in a realistic context. GERMAN CONVERSATION GUIDE FOR BEGINNERS is the definitive phrasebook to help you make the most of your time in Germany.
Transit.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
A proem about the tube, the subway, all the adventures you'll have, all the people you'll meet, or see, throughout several weeks of wonder, maybe years of perspective, all fit into the thimble that the universe came from. Where upon you can give them the old finger and fly off the handle.
Unwrapped
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
A Short Story - Strutting into a private conversation about Chrysa Papadopoulos’s path to spinsterhood, a handsome Greek stranger narrates a fairytale of a loving relationship. Chrysa roots for a Cinderella ending…until her mother ambushes them with a family Christmas dinner, and they must decide whether or not to take a chance and board the lifeboat sent to grant their hearts a lifetime of love
Ana of Acheron
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Born in the undersea city of Acheron, Rafa’il transports often illegal cargo between cities for a fee. Unable to connect with others, Rafa’il was plagued by loneliness until he discovered the drug called “ana.” Now in addition to avoiding law enforcement and legitimate transporter agencies, Rafa’il struggles with the threat of addiction. It’s a battle that he’s losing…and may not even want to win.
Overman
Price: Free! Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
Psychiatrist Owen Hanks’s new patient, Conrad Davis, is a superhuman ex-police officer - formerly depicted by the press as a veritable superhero. Then something changed, and - without explanation - he began to take lives rather than saving them. Owen feels safe because his patient’s powers are being suppressed. But he’s about to learn that - even now - Davis might not be as harmless as he seems.
Stop Arguing: Easy Conflict Resolution for Couples
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution, Nonfiction » Psychology » Psychotherapy / couples & family
Couples can stop arguing and reach agreements with this simple communication guide. It explains the four steps to problem solving. You'll learn the one question to ask to start a conversation that leads to real solutions. There's additional advice on the pitfalls to avoid during confrontation as well as instructions on how to render a sincere apology.
Wishes and Regrets
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
Born with a gift that no human should possess, Darrel has lived a life of wonder. Now terminally ill, he has one last desire. While Darrel’s gift has allowed him to fulfill so many of his wishes, it also caused an unspeakable tragedy that left him forever filled with regret and cost him his true love. Is it too late to find closure, or has fate conspired to do Darrel one last favor?
Unwise Guys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rocco and Jimmy are the lowest ranking members of the Italian mafia, and their eccentric boss always gives them the worst jobs; anything from picking up his dry-cleaning, to carrying out a hit on a rival boss's dog. "Unwise Guys" chronicles the ridiculous and often hilarious escapades of two gangsters with unique (and sometimes warped) perspectives on the world, their work, and life in general.
Son of the Green
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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Ian’s estranged mother walks back into his life with a simple request. At least it would be simple…if it did not require him to start believing in magic again. Like any sensible adult, Ian stopped believing long ago. But when bizarre events begin to occur at the same time as his mother’s reappearance, Ian is forced to wonder if maybe the impossible is a little more possible than he thought.
Conversation: A Retreat
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
This is a lesson in consulting. It is for talking with a person who knows what is good for them, but can't seem to do it. In the example given, the topic is going to a retreat. Almost any topic could be substituted for it.