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Как художники адмиралов победили
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 7,040. Language: Russian. Published: December 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Graphic novel
What are the relations between the state and its army? Reasonable person would say that the army is in the service of civil society. But in some places it happens vice versa: the army sets the rules of life for ordinary citizens. How to change the thinking of military commanders? I tell about this in my novel.
Son, What In God’s Name Is That Smell?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,800. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A long drive, some sleet and a bad roast beef sandwich. All three combine to make Jack's morning a rough one! Read about Jack's adventure as he is racing to base before getting underway with the Sea Guard. It's one morning he would rather forget. This enjoyable, yet gross short story does contain some adult language.
Stormy Seas: Rogue Persuasion Book 1
Price: Free! Words: 34,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(4.00)
Kira is a beautiful redhead who lives on the docks of England, and dreams of a better life for her and her father! Her experience with vile men of the sea has taught her to trust no one. But when she is kidnapped by vicious pirates, her whole world comes crashing down! Her only choice is to trust the one man she hates more than the pirates, the man who bought her from them!
Rurik's Frozen Bones
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Vikings, a boat, and a famous sea-monster--What more could anyone want? The short story, 'Rurik’s Frozen Bones' first appeared in, 'Fading Light, Anthology of the Monstrous,' edited by Tim Marquitz. This second edition is subtly different.
On the Wings of Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
I needed a place to sleep. I could still run but I couldn’t run forever, and sooner or later these legs would no longer jump, no longer clamber and climb, and no longer hold up a torso exhausted from exertion. I tried to avoid the splashes of water slapping at my face as though I really was responsible for what had happened, and I really deserved this punishment that I was running from.
Saint Nicholas: The Man Who Became the Patron Saint of Children
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Biographies. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Religious, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Have you ever wondered where the legend of Santa Claus or Father Christmas came from? Maybe you’ve heard of Saint Nicholas who is a patron saint and known as the Guardian of Children. He is one of the most popular and celebrated saints throughout the world. Many years ago there really was a man named Nicholas who became a saint. In this story, we see how a rich orphan became a celebrated saint.
Captain Cut'Em Down and Shipmates
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by Heather Mackay. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
An illustrated pirate tale for ages 6 and up. A ferocious storm blows up, and Captain Cut’EmDown and his crew on board the pirate ship Rollicking Life, can do nothing but secure the vessel and ride it out below deck. Next morning they are among dozens of other silent pirate ships, all with their sails tattered and torn, masts broken, decks covered with the creeping seaweed … and skeletons.
Sailing with Hunters
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 20,690. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Essays, Nonfiction » History » Social history
Adventure, danger, tragedy, hardship and humour on the Arctic fishing grounds. This story is a must for all who are interested in the sea or an aspect of life in the 1950s Highly acclaimed by readers in the fishing industry. "Fascinating Story," Dave Buckley, Trawler Historian, Fleetwood Weekly News. "Charlie tells it like it was," Jim Porter, Fleetwood Marine Heritage Trust.
Arrow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Historical, action adventure - Take a ride with the long riders in this very fast paced novel through a Monarchy in in all of it's evil glory. Based in 1200 as the world transitions from arrows to guns. Go inside the rulers lives as power changes and the "king is dead, long live the king" sounds good to the new king, bad for the old king.
Words of Wisdom
Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A collection of good luck and bad luck adages that have been passed down for generations.