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Born In 1924 My Granny's Journal
Price: Free! Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(3.50)
Journal of my Granny, written for me, before she died.
Missed You (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,850. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When a dying man begs for help, Ted is the only one there to listen. Ted and a friend embark on a mission to help the old man escape from the hospital and fulfill a dying wish.
"Mirror, Mirror"
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"I would kill to be twenty-nine again." That said, would you? The sixty year old woman in this story uttered those words, not realizing, the Devil was listening. She made a deal with the Devil. Did he get her soul in the end, or...
When Jarrod's Grandpa Died
Price: $8.65 USD. Words: 1,220. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Death & Dying
(5.00)
Children often struggle with the concept of terminal illness and death of a loved one. After all this is a tough topic for all of us. For a child with limited understanding and coping skills it becomes even more challenging. When Jarrods Grandpa Died; gives children a concrete description of the terminal illness, death and funeral process.
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight tells the tale of a magically animate suit of armor, brought to life by a wizard for the purpose of warding off the various monsters which frequent children's bedrooms. Alternating between prose and brilliantly rhymed verse, this story has something to offer for readers young and old, and truly comes to life when read aloud.
Nonagenarians
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by Fishcake Publications. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Frank and Jessie Littlewood (and some of their friends) had a way of capturing the spirit of their generation in a charming prose that can’t help but raise a smile. This is but a small selection of pieces put together from works that were actually found written down, not only demonstrating the true entertainers they were, but also showing how much they loved one another and their many friends
Do Not Play With These Toys
You set the price! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Jarts Wood Burner atomic toys The Toys we used to play with as kids The toys were old an dangerous but they were fun to play with The ability to take an 18 in dart and pthrow it at someone. What fun? The Toys of the 70's are collectible but gone. Whatever happened to matchbox cars?
The Oldest Living Creature On Earth
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / General, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Genetics & Genomics
"The Oldest Living Creature on Earth" explores the mystery of how long life lasts. How old is the oldest human? What is the longest lived animal? How old can a plant get? This article explores all of this and more. Join us on a fascinating journey into the mystery of old age as we travel across the planet in search of the oldest living creature on earth.
An Old Man's Cat: A Reason to Live
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012 by EDUBook LDA. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
Cats are a wonderful animal and, for some people, their own best friend. Someone's love for them can be even so great that they can even put their main life goal into the creation of cat's shelter where people go to share their love for cats. They can even be a reason to live...
We Who Embrace The Night
Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(3.80)
The Bringer emerges from the shadows to claim another host for his terrible master, the demonic god, Tialith. Tonight is a night of tears and bitterness as the Bringer must not only obey his master but fight against the conscience still alive within him and bring his terrible master an innocent victim.