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In His Shadow
Price: Free! Words: 21,690. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
In His Shadow is one man’s retelling of his rise to the top of the soccer hierarchy and the rivalry that would define his career along the way.
The Hun's Plumbers (A Military School Experience)
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 22,620. Language: American English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
If you enjoyed the classic novel, THE CATCHER IN THE RYE, you should also like THE HUN'S PLUMBERS. These are mostly true stories from the heyday of military schools when parents of means thought they were doing everyone a favor by sending their adolescent sons to be raised by a military institution during those difficult teenage years. The perspective is from one of those cadets.
Lew Feldman 1930s Jewish Boxer From Brooklyn
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Wrestling, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Lew Feldman was a very active boxer in both the lightweight and featherweight divisions of boxing, from 1927-1940. He fought Kid Chocolate for the featherweight championship of the world in 1932. Lew was a native of Scotland but came to Brooklyn early in his life. He was raised on the rough streets of Brownsville. I have used contemporary newspaper accounts to chronicle many of Feldman's bouts.
Kicking for Success
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
The #1 Football kicking & punting instructional manual for athletes of all ages. Former Wisconsin All-American kicker & NFL Draft Pick Taylor Mehlhaff shares his experiences & what it takes to be a successful athlete. This information is invaluable for any parents or coaches looking to educate themselves & help their kickers in pursuit of being the varsity starter & earning a full-ride scholarship
News And Facts For Kids, April 2013 Issue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
News and Facts written for kids, April 2013 Issue. Age appropriate for little readers 6-12, and for parents and teachers. The issue covers news as it happened from around the world. Plus a large section on cool facts for kids covering science, earth & outer space, wild life & nature, people & places and history: Get to know, say about space junk, slithering snakes, Christ The Redeemer and more.
News And Facts For Kids, March 2013 Issue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,970. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
News and Facts written for kids, March 2013 Issue. Age appropriate for little readers 6-12, and for parents and teachers. The issue covers news as it happened from around the world. Plus a large section on cool facts for kids covering science, earth & outer space, wild life & nature, people & places and history: Get to know, say about Machu Picchu, poo-paper, sinkholes, and more.
The Unofficial Story of Kyle B. Johnston
Series: The Unofficial Fan Club, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,730. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Kyle B. Johnston is looking for a girl. A nice one. One who actually wants to be with him this time. His friend, Emma Parker, offers to help him improve his image. in return he agrees to set her up with a good guy. When Kyle starts to see Emma as something other than a friend, he keeps it a secret. But what Kyle doesn't know is that Emma's been keeping a secret of her own.
Without Mom
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Ever since his mother died, David Sinclair, a tenth grader, can’t seem to finish anything he starts. After his alcoholic father gripes about all the money he’s blown on Karate lessons, tennis lessons, and several other things for his son that came to nothing, David decides to try out for the Heather Heights High School football team as a placekicker.
Winter Fire (Book I of the Winter Fire Series)
Series: Winter Fire. Price: Free! Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
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A rebel god, hiding out in the snowswept mountains of Pennsylvania... A captivating hellion who threatens their secret... When Jenna becomes the center of a clash between Asgard's most powerful forces, she is forced to give in to the darkness that stalks her, or lose what she loves most.
Wind Walkers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,880. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nick Jensen and his best friends, Grace Walker and AJ Janikowski, are coerced by the Tepal to find a potion he desperately has sought for years. Their mission takes them back in history and places them in the middle of an international struggle between the Tepal and the head of the World Council. Will their mission come to the same tragic end as those who preceded them?