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The secret of the president / Le secret du président
By Patrick Huet
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: French. Published: January 10, 2009. Category: Fiction
It is a tale for young children. The president of a country called Kermayan has a secret. As a president he has the right to do every thing he wants. Except one ! Because it is not allowed even to the strongest president to do that. But what it is ? What is that secret ?
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
By Gabriel Constans
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
The Forester's Helper
By Jeff Cross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction
The Celtic story of old, "The Goose Girl" has been a favorite for hundreds of years. After reading the story I found it difficult to understand. This is my version of the several hundred year old fable. Now it is a very easy read for young folks who take our electronic world for granted. They too will be able to understand the message that the wise old story tellers of yesteryear were conveying.
The Fruit Tree
By Jeff Cross
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
This is a very short story, or perhaps more a fable, designed especially for school aged children dealing with bullies and learning about responsibility. This short story has a moral, or perhaps is moral, something not found often. This entertaining piece may be just what the doctor ordered.
If Trees Could Fly
By Henri Debidour
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Category: Fiction
« Henri Debidour has written a gripping novel. This coming of age story from France is as it turns a powerful drama on the American Dream. » Khaled Hosseini (« The Kite Runner » – Riverhead Books – Penguin) (« A Thousand Splendid Suns » - Riverhead Books – Penguin)
A Week at Aunty Bettys
By Gillian Cochrane
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Fiction
Primrose and Buttercup the guinea pigs are whisked away when their owner goes on holiday. Aunty Bettys is where they are headed and very soon they are mischief bound with their new friend, Kirrie the bearded Collie dog. We follow the trio's adventures over 7 days and wonder what they will get up to next!
Growing Up!
By Alan Doodleman
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Category: Fiction
It is a short story narrated by a baby caterpillar and written for young readers. The baby explains how it will blossom into an adult butterfly. Children share in the flying adventure as a butterfly. The story's lesson is that the process of growing up is a fun, exciting, adventurous time when one can develop into a mature individual and reach for the clouds to attain all of his/her goals in life.
The Chamberlain Negotiation Principles: A Tale of Five Must Know Negotiation Tenets and the Insight Behind the Principles to Help You Succeed
By Jared Kelner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This poignant business fable explores the impact that five negotiation tenets have on the lives of a struggling young salesman that takes on an elderly subway dweller as his mentor. By weaving negotiation tenets through the story & offering in-depth analysis of the concepts offered in the fable, this book becomes a creative negotiation resource that will touch your heart and challenge your mind.
Les Aventures d'Archibald Le Grillon / The Adventures Of Archibald The Cricket
By Patrick Huet
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2010. Category: Fiction
One morning, a young cricket (Archibald) takes a great decision. He wants to become a cricket traveller. Many adventures are waiting to him around the world. ........ Un beau matin d'avril, un jeune grillon du nom d'Archibald, prend une grande décision. Il veut devenir un grillon voyageur et parcourir le vaste monde. Il vivra des moments fabuleux et fera des rencontres étonnantes.
6 Short Stories
By Robert Jeschonek
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Category: Fiction
6 stories for one low price: "Wave a White Flag": An old man throws everything out the window. "Day of the Mad Shitter": Hunting a workplace slob. "How to Get Lucky": A narcoleptic's nightmares. "A Wall of Lisas": A lonely woman goes mad. "The Day After They Rounded Up Everyone Who Could Love Unconditionally": A society sheds its weakest links. "The Walking Bomb": A minister becomes a human bomb.