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Following David & Other Stories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » European / English, Irish, Scottish, Welsh
Following David tells the story of friendship and love, and whether it is possible to reconcile tragic events over fifty years later. The fifteen short stories that accompany Following David take the reader on a journey from Hollywood to Stalingrad via Africa, France, Scotland and Cornwall, giving a fascinating insight into a range of characters and situations that are tragic, funny and poignant.
Farm Boy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: American English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
Step back in time, to the days of lazy summers, unending friendship, solid camaraderie and the simple pleasures of rural New England, as Skinny, Squint and Bow enjoy lives filled with adventure, daring and courage.
Cooking for the Culinary Challenged
You set the price! Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Gloria Hobart sets up a local cooking class little does she realise how it will change the lives of her six new students. Friendships will be made and broken as they navigate ups and downs. Yet each week they return to learn a new dish, some with more success than others. Either way, comedy and drama abound as they learn how to cook and about the people they're sharing a kitchen with.
The Adventures of Silly Willy Winston as Explorer Snout in a Tale of Two Deserts
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,060. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
When Silly Willy Winston and his BFF LIVI set out on a journey Silly Willy Winston readies his nose and his snout. In a jiffy he becomes Explorer Snout. In this book they explore the Mojave and Gobi Deserts. They learn what creatures live there and how they survive. They also discover a rare bear that calls the Gobi its home.
Silly Willy Winston in the Adventures of Super Snout - Have No Fear
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / New Experience, Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Our steadfast friend and unlikely hero, Silly Willy Winston, throws on his cape and grabs his mask to take on his secret identity as Super Snout. While he does not leap tall buildings in a single bound, he helps friends understand shadows cast in the dark, climb tall high to their treehouse and more. His adventures help his friends over come fears and embrace new challenges.
In The Rooms and On The Couch
Price: Free! Words: 92,420. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Biographical
Nick J., sober seven years, questions his recovery program when a terrifying phone call from the ER forces Nick to deal with his wife’s tragic suicide attempt, an unscrupulous doctor and the demons from his past. When he arrives at the hospital, Nick learns that Officer Martin has found Debbie passed out behind the wheel of her car in the middle of US 1.
Selected English Jokes (ESL/EFL Version)
Series: Million-Word Reading Projecct Collection III. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is Volume III-12 of the series of readers of Million-Word Reading Project (MWRP). It is suitable for readers with a basic vocabulary of 1,500 words.Apart from being fun, reading jokes is a good way for ESL/EFL learners to improve their understanding of English. Some jokes show different ways in which words are used, and such jokes make it easier to remember the language points.
Wise Men of Gotham and Other Stories (ESL/EFL Version)
Series: Million-Word Reading Projecct Collection II. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,390. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is Volume II-12 of the series of readers of Million-Word Reading Project (MWRP). It is suitable for readers with a basic vocabulary of 1,500 words. This book tells stories about foolish people of the village of Gotham in England, the Schildburger, from the German town of Schilda, the Chelmites, from a small Jewish village in Poland named Chelm and stories of other foolish people.
Stories of Nasreddin (ESL/EFL Version)
Series: Million-Word Reading Projecct Collection I. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional), Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This book is Volume I-10 of the series of readers of Million-Word Reading Project (MWRP). It is suitable for readers with a basic vocabulary of 1,500 words. Stories about Nasreddin are known throughout the Middle East. In these stories, Nasreddin is always clever, sometimes wise, and sometimes even foolish. These stories are generally humorous, but there is always a lesson to be learned.
The Beverly Hill Suppe Club (Where the Stars Came to Hang Out) An Autobiography of My Teenage Years in Beverly Hills
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Personal stories of my friendships with movie stars and celebrities like Bette Davis, Mae West, Jack Oakie, Cher, Diane Linkletter and others. I was a poor boy from South Georgia who as a teenager lived with my rich aunt in her Beverly Hills mansion. She entertained celebrities, movie stars and dignitaries. Bette Davis and I were very close and I have many previously untold stories about her.