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Crime and Punishment in Victorian Edinburgh
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 25,190. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
(5.00)
A selection of true crimes, punishments and court cases from Edinburgh in the Victorian era, giving a mixture of humorous, harrowing and strange accounts of Victorian crime in this city.
Bound with an Iron Chain: The Untold Story of How the British Transported 50,000 Convicts to Colonial America
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 16,230. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration, Nonfiction » History » American
In 1723, James Bell stole a book from a London bookstall. As punishment, he was loaded on a ship and sent to colonial America, where he was sold as an indentured servant. In telling the epic story of how thousands of British convicts like Bell were separated from families and transported to America in the 18th century, Anthony Vaver challenges the way we think about immigration to early America.
Corvus The Crow
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Fairy tales
Corvus the Crow is a lively retelling of an ancient star myth and is approximately 2,000 words long.
Man's Punishment
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,340. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
There have been many murders recently. However, these aren't ordinary murder cases. The culprits are obvious, but they don't remember anything except for a bloody scene, the corpse, and a weapon with fresh blood dripping from it. Intrigued by these strange occurrences, a high schooler starts investigating, in order to find a way to prevent the problem. Eventually he falls victim to the incident
Judgment Day
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In Book 6, Justin Graves faces his own violent nature, a human trait he refuses to accept until Billy Denton makes his murderous escape from City Jail. Justin’s attempt to stop the escape is sidetracked when the devil summons him back to hell, not for a social visit, but to change the rules of their agreement. Judgment Day is coming...for both Justin Graves and Billy Denton.
The Beauty Queen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by TWB Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Struggling to get on with her life after the murder of her daughter, Sandy Brandish returns to the glitz and glamour of child beauty queen competition. There she meets an orphaned girl. Adopting her will catapult them to the top of the local pageant registry and spur a repeat performance of the night her daughter died, revealing the murderer and a dark secret in the Brandish mansion.
Why the Rabbit has Long Ears
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Why the rabbit has long ears? The explanation is simple: Daddy Rabbit pulls his ears all the time! A satirical picture book about child rearing. Children and parents can laugh about it and reflect on it together. With colored etchings by Linda Wolfsgruber. The book won the Austrian Children's Book Award 2000 and the Children's Book Award of the City of Vienna 2000.
Butterflies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development
A short essay of the child that challenged everything, told by the father who held the key her true desires.
A Change in Fortune
Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00)
The child's pleading eyes and outstretched hand dug at painful memories John had worked hard to bury. When he turned away, stern eyes and hands on hips awaited him. "You can't even spare a smile for that boy, John?" John blew out a tired sigh. "To what end, Mary? That boy's fate is as meat for the predators out there. Or meat for the Magistrate's axe – just like what happened to Jimmy."
25 Ways to Encourage Good Behavior
Series: Single Parent Wisdom: If only I knew then, what I know now, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,160. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood development, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting
Parenting tips of what works and what does not by real single parents who have already raised their children. Plus, their comments on: "If only I knew then, what I know now." Try one tip at a time, not all 25. Show your child how much you care that you instill discipline to guide him or her through childhood. Written so even the youngest parent can benefit.