The Devil, the Flame, and the Shadow
There’s the devil to pay when young Isaac Gravesend gets caught up in the plot of the infamous pirate captain Sam Ell. Shanghaied and forced to sign articles with little hope of rescue, he and his mysterious friend Fiona become first-hand witnesses as captain Ell [...]
A youthful vagrant, Billy Tabbs has been living in the streets for as long as he can remember, scratching out a pitiable existence in a city that doesn’t much care if he lives or dies.
Amid rumors that his kind are disappearing from the alleyways and the overpasses, Billy is recruited into a bizarre homeless [...]
School is a story about friendship, love, and power–and how the influence of all three can change who we are.
Lucas and Jake are lifetime best friends who live in rural Wilson, North Carolina. When the county school board is pressured to realign school districts, their mothers decide to send Lucas and Jake to [...]
Bill Bunn’s Hymns of Home is a collection of essays previously published in Salon, The Globe and Mail, and elsewhere. These charming short pieces will touch your heart, make you laugh, and often make you think. In “Take a Walk,” the author discusses our natural mode of transportation, and how the world evolved around its [...]
Our first signed title for Spring 2014 is a biography of physicist Hedwig Kohn, entitled Hedwig Kohn: A Passion for Physics, by Brenda P. Winnewisser.Hedwig Kohn (1887-1964) was one of the pioneer women in physics, not only in Germany. She was the third, and last,
woman to attain the Habilitation (qualication for a professorship, [...]
Do you have any ducks? Know any ducks? Got bitten in the park? Send us your ducks, and each month we’ll feature a DUCK OF THE MONTH!
Our current Duck of the Month is Steve Best, aka the hero of Duck Boy… here’s a picture of author Bill Bunn at a bookstore event. Congratulations, Bill!
Trajectory of Dreams
A Psychological Thriller by Nicole Wolverton (see her site)
Great giveaway deal until March 17!
Ever since she saw the space shuttle disintegrate in front of her eyes at the age of ten, Lela White has been obsessed. Only she can keep the astronauts safe, even [...]
His mom disappeared without a trace. Believing his mom abandoned the family, Steve Best can barely function. School is a failure. Home is a disaster. Even his attempt to save a duck from the school bullies led to the nickname he’s dying to forget. When he’s sent to his Great Aunt Shannon’s house for the [...]
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17-year-old Caleb O’Connor is a werewolf, but he doesn’t believe in magic. He breaks out of his reclusive community in Maine to go to MIT, hoping that a werewolf can fit in on a campus where no one believes in monsters. He’s drawn back [...]
The all-natural, do-it-yourself program for looking younger and feeling better.
An illustrated guide to gentle exercises for the face and neck. Based upon the muscle structure of the face, these exercises target areas that are prone to sagging as we age. Firm the jawline, smooth the brow, and take off years with this series of [...]
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We are an indie press established in 2012 with the goal of providing high-quality, low-cost, highly accessible electronic and print books for anyone interested in science, mathematics, and the lives of scientists. We are currently focusing on science fiction and "science in fiction," but will eventually bring you a wide range of quality non-fiction and textbooks. Whatever your format, Bitingduck is here to make your technical content friendly and useful, expanding the concept of “book” for the twenty-first century.
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