Books tagged: praying mantis

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The Indigo Mantis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A crime-fighting praying mantis avenges her father's murder in E. Catherine Tobler's The Indigo Mantis
The Compartmentalized Mantis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a humorous science fiction short story. Can a man have a relationship with an EnviroSuit? Could an EnviroSuit, especially one with a female personality, long abide the imperfections of a human male, especially when she compares him with a massive, god-like creature machine? Come along and find out.
Dempsey's Debut
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
How would you like to be abducted by alien mantises for some live entertainment, and that just because of your namesake? Jack Dempsey feels 'boxed' in when he's forced to carry on the family name, and certainly doesn't want to become part of the Krills' warped mating ritual. It’s hard to live up to your ancestors. "Dempsey's Debut is a short, speculative fiction.
Mantis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Russell West, his wife Gina and their two daughters move from Wisconsin to Chicago, where Russell grew up. Russell has a new job as a columnist at the Chicago Tribune. A public works employee calls the paper about the monster he's seen in the city sewer. Russell's colleagues think the guy is a nut job, but Russell is curious - and secretly worried the monster is the thing he set free years ago.
Polly: A Bug, Bat, and Human Eco-Adventure
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Nature & the Natural World / Environment
Come along as a three unlikely friends go on a life-changing eco-adventure.
Pelican's Parade
Series: AlphaBeginnings, Book 16. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Alphabet, Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
It's time for Pelican and her friends to march to a peppy beat in celebration for a special day. Enjoy the parade and find out why all the participants are wearing green in this book centered around the letter "P."
I Wonder... Do Bedbugs Snore
Series: 15-Minute Books · I Wonder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Zoology
I Wonder… About Insects. Are all ladybugs females? Does a honeybee make flavored honey? Will a stinkbug smell better if it takes a bath? Can a walking stick fly? Will fruit flies eat vegetables? Do army ants carry guns? Learn the answer to these questions and many more in this fascinating 15-minute book about insects.
Desk Job
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,740. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2012 by Night to Dawn Magazine & Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Lewis Carroll’s Alice thought Wonderland was strange. Sarah Hollingsworth knew her adventures in Office-land were twisted and downright bizarre. The office of the 1990s was a hunting ground where the unprotected were bagged and disposed of. The trick was not to be one of them.
Ming Learns the Praying Mantis Kung Fu Technique, Tang Lang Ch'uan
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
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Martial artist Ming devotes himself to the study of the Northern Praying Mantis Kung Fu technique in rural China.