Books tagged: trains

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Killing Time
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Time is supposed to be something you can count on. But not if you’re a physicist’s spouse. Then time is as elastic as love. You never know what will stop it and you never know what will get it started again.
The Railway Angel
Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
After a game of dare at a train station goes tragically wrong, fifteen year-old Lizzie Hammond becomes a lost angel, until she is tested and sent back to Earth to stop a teenager from risking their life on railway tracks, with persuasion and newly discovered magical powers. Passing her test, Lizzie now becomes a ‘Guardian Angel.”
Rats Live on no Evil Star
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 75,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Francophones: Ce roman est disponible en français sous le titre "Palindrome". Hispanohablantes: Esta novela está disponible en español con el título "Palíndromo". A widowed skater. A shill. A tree who loves Shakespeare. A freight train. Snow falling on unblinking eyes. Tumbleweed. Tachyons. Kites. A stranger who isn't.
Palindrome
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: French. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
English-Speakers Note: This novel is available in English as "Rats Live on no Evil Star". Hispanohablantes darse cuenta: Esta novela está disponible en español como "Palíndromo". Une patineuse aveugle et veuve. Un compère. Un arbre qui aime Shakespeare. Un train de fret. Neige sur des yeux imperturbables. Virevoltant. Tachyons. Cerfs-volants. Un étranger qui n'est pas.
The Recurring Bandit
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Literature » Western
A traditional western adventure with a science fiction twist.
Great Western Railway
Series: Age of Engineering, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 5,280. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Ragged Angel Ltd. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
Designed by Isambard Kingdom Brunel, the Great Western Railway was one of the fastest and most efficient of its time. This is a brief 5,000 word article on the achievements and history of the GWR, designed as an introduction for children or quick reference for older readers. Available free to download, or read online.
Valknut: The Binding
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When Lennie hops a freight train in a desperate search for her father, she's thrust into an underworld of hobos and gangbangers. But all is not as it seems. A series of terrifying encounters reveals her family's part in the ancient battle between Odin Allfather and Fenrir the Wolf. Now Fenrir is after her. Can she master her family's inherited power and bind Fenrir before he destroys her soul?
Ambling Through Life's Highways
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Poems & Observations on life and its foibles...
Three Guilty Pleasures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This trio of funny stories starts in the future, visits the present then travels back to the 1960s. They really have nothing in common with each other, except that they are meant to make you, the reader, laugh. If you have an urgent need to find out about brain transplants, digging holes in roads or how the British tried to beat the Americans to the Moon, this little book is for you.
The Last Stop
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Have you ever fallen asleep on a train and woken up forgetting where you were or what you were doing? Mike has done just that. Now he is on a journey he didn't plan to take and the conductor will tell him only one thing. His destination is The Last Stop.