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Ideas, Inventions and Insanity
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,610. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Experiments & Projects, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
When an Inventor decides to invent something he generally doesn’t know what it is he is going to create, unless of course he has already been inspired by an idea or a brain wave. Firstly he will try to think of something which everybody needs but hasn’t yet been thought of, or a crazy device which nobody wants. Whatever it is it's an invention crazy or insane.
Hades's Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,000. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
Foreshadowing an impending war of independence with England, two young men from either ends of the political and financial spectrum are abducted by a pressgang and forced into service of King George's Royal Navy. Fate deals them another blow when a pirate ship captures and destroys the British vessel. The captain offers them a choice choose to be a pirate or die. They choose to live.
Thomas Edison: America's Greatest Inventor: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Science & Technology, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Technology / Inventions
Thomas Edison was an inventor. He invented electric lighting, the phonograph and alkaline batteries. He invented a camera to record moving pictures and a device for watching them. He added sound to create a motion picture. He improved many of the machines we use today. He even created a battery powered car. Edison created more inventions than any other inventor. 15-minute bio. Has CCS exercises.
Professor McNitt and the Journey to Gambit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,010. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Twelve-year-old Corabelle Quinn is quite positive she doesn’t have a single living relative, much less a quirky great uncle named Professor McNitt. But after ten miserable months of being bitten by a vicious toddler, locked in a smelly bathroom, and sharing a tiny bedroom with Aiken (a boy genius with an obsessive love of Wall Street) she gladly goes with him anyway. As it turns out, Professor...
George the Inventor
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Join an inventor named George, who has many ups and downs in his life. You'll find adventure, mystery, action and suspense. And lots of relatable moments.
Leo's Lion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 28,550. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2014 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Leonardo da Vinci’s nephew joins him as an apprentice, but there are those who do not want the great inventor to complete his latest project, a mechanical lion that is to be a present for the King of France. Leonardo and his thirteen-year-old nephew are in danger, and so may be the future of peace in Italy.
The JU Engine
Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
Description of an external combustion reciprocal engine with a different operating method. JU refers to a liquid cylinder medium alternating between a J shape to a U shape. A ratchet system regulates piston action. Two pistons are required as a minimum. It is hoped the engine is clean and efficient. Edited on 9/24/14.
Inventor's Workshop - How to Develop and Market your Inventions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Small business and entrepreneurship, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Inventions
Practical guide showing inventors how to develop, prototype, protect and market their inventions. Bob is an engineer with over 25 years experience developing and marketing products. He used his corporate and entrepreneurial experience to develop this step by step guide to help fellow inventors develop their products using a "boot strapping" approach. Turn your ideas into profits.
China Simplified: History's Greatest Hits
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CS Publishing LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
A fast-rewind, take-no-prisoners journey through the pivotal moments in Chinese history skipping all the boring parts, when honestly not much happened here.
The Machine
Price: Free! Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
the machine is a light-hearted look at the difficulties and frustrations often experienced by those individuals who sometimes think outside the square and try to present new ideas to a blinkered community.