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As Day Arrives
Price: Free! Words: 1,130. Language: American English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
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From the Cherokee, to the Shawnee each story about the world was different, and each story was passed through the tribe as being the 'correct' story. But each tale has been modernized and broken down to show the flaws of it. Whatever happened to just having a story? Here is a renovation of a similar tale my Grandfather told me as a child. I don't want to break it down. I just want the beauty.
Luminous Skies
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Stella has lived all her life in loneliness, neglected by her parents since childhood. She thinks her family has long since fallen apart, but perhaps that isn't the case.
I Weathered the Storm, but You Weathered Me
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This is a poetry collection that deals with the brokenness that all types of heartbreak brings. Its main focuses are on first loves, first losses, infidelity, leaving, and trying to figure it all out. It deals with difficult scenarios that many young people face when they feel their heart rip in two. An introductory collection by a young poet who will surely have more to follow.
Black Holes, Supernovae, & More
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Physics / Astrophysics
This book continues our exploration of stars. Here we discuss the spectacular ways in which stars die, and explore the exotic remnants: white dwarfs, neutron stars, and particularly, black holes. We talk about what stars are, how they form, their life & death, and how they make the atoms of life.
The Canvas War (Volume 2)
Series: Andrew And the Quest of Orion's Belt, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Speaking the Truth has a Price! Hello there. This is Gogindy again. I knew it, you're excited to read about me as I am to write about me! Chuckles. I'm glad. I guess I should mention, that besides this story being about ME, this book also contains the further chronicles of Andrew and his friends in which there is twice as much happening as in the first book.
A Walk Deferred
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » General
A woman on her usual walk is drawn astray and led on an adventure to find herself that she never imagined possible.
The Search for FTL
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,980. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Silence and a trail of debris are all that’s left of the Bindl’s attempt to travel faster than light. Their four sons investigate the accident to determine what went wrong. And to pursue what their parents never accomplished. In order to accomplish mankind’s greatest achievement, the brothers must overcome obstacles, danger and surprise as they seek their destiny.
14 Fun Facts About Stars: Educational Version
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Astronomy, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
We see stars in the night sky as pretty, twinkling objects, but what exactly are they? Here are some fun facts about stars. Do stars twinkle? What are stars made of? Do we know more about the inside of stars or the inside of Earth? Do stars have a life cycle? Is a dead star still a star? The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
Skylar Wishes
Series: Enchanted by Starlight, What They Forgot. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Grace is the only one who remembers the truth—that comets are the source of extraordinary destinies. Since their last night together, all memory of their comets and their old powers has abandoned Skylar and Alina. All that is left is Alina’s enduring envy for everything Skylar touches, and Alina’s sudden ability to wake up inside of Skylar’s body, if only for a few minutes.
The Cult of Plastic Reality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » History » American
An analysis of American pop culture through historical lens, various factors are looked it to see how the entertainment industry is able to produced celebrities such as the Kardashians and Miley Cyrus and how they have such large followings. And what it means for North American society.