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Tale of the Foolish Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is about Billy who lives on a farm with his hardworking mom and sent on chores where he always ends up doing the wrong thing and can not learn from his experiences. He runs away from home and suffers some misfortune only to return home to his loving mother.
The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
6 Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,340. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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.
Les Aventures d'Archibald Le Grillon / The Adventures Of Archibald The Cricket
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: French. Published: November 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
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.
The Chamberlain Negotiation Principles: A Tale of Five Must Know Negotiation Tenets and the Insight Behind the Principles to Help You Succeed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales
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.
Growing Up!
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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.
A Week at Aunty Bettys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
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!
If Trees Could Fly
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
(5.00)
« 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)
The Fruit Tree
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
(3.00)
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.
The Forester's Helper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales
(3.00)
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.