Children of the Mandrake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
*Short Story* ...I shrugged, and stepped back off the fine woven rug that was fast soaking with blood. I said nothing. I couldn't, possessing neither tongue nor mouth. After father had made Lyssa, he’d decided children should be seen and not heard. A short dark fantasy story drawn from the short story collection 'The Sorcerer's Lament & Other Tales'.
Impressing Heaven
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
This is a collection of short stories based on real conversations with real young adult learners of English in South Korea from 2007 to 2010. You might call it creative non-fiction. As these individuals relayed their life situations and dilemmas to me, I imagined the unfolding drama of struggling with identity, negotiating global English, and making career decisions, putting myself in their shoes.
How to Arrive and Thrive in the UK
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,820. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
Arriving in the U.K can be daunting for the first time traveler. Perhaps you are looking for a new start, or simply going to school in the UK? Whatever your purpose there this book “How to Arrive and Thrive in the U.K” is a complete encyclopedia of knowledge.
Puppets Have Feelings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
(5.00 from 1 review)
Puppets Have Feelings Read the rant of Woodboy, actor extraordinaire whose only ambition in life is to become more famous than Tom Hanks (the most hated of all puppets). He wants it all - the fame, the fortune, the glamour and more importantly the chicks!
Conmergence: An Anthology of Speculative Fiction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
“Tara Maya is definitely a talented writer and that was clear from the first story in this anthology.” "When she says 'speculative' fiction, Tara really means it. She has some very interesting and thought-provoking speculations on future (and past and fictional) tech and society in this anthology. The fun thing is that she explains how she developed the stories in the notes after each story."
Eve Was Framed Restoring The Plumb Line of Truth
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Inspirational
Eve Was Framed, Restoring The Plumb Line of Truth is a provocative, inspirational relook at the beginning of time in the Garden of Eden where the mother of us all was convicted for causing the fall of mankind. The book seeks to uncover the 'real' story of the framing and raping of Eve, and therefore the framing and raping of all women born. The book will free the reader mentally and spiritually.
Scabbard
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
An old sword shows up at an antique fair in provincial New Zealand. What tragedy does it conceal and how does this mysterious object connect with Christian Larson, a Scandinavian boy shipwrecked in the year of the Titanic? a Viking past forms part of a quest for identity, set in a small New Zealand town in the early years of the twentieth century.
The Historicity of Noah in light of the Ancient Near Eastern Mythology
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
The Historicity of Noah in light of the Ancient Near Eastern Mythology is a research essay, written as a look into other myths similar to the flood, what they are about, and how its a global event more than just a religious one.
The Secret to Atheness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,160. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
An exciting fantasy, filled with Fairies, Mermaids, Pirates and more. The story follows a woman that doesn't only find this magical world she finds who she can be in it.
The Last Romanov
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Written by Norbert L. Mercado, the author takes us on a journey of possibilities about the tragic story of the last Romanov family - that of Tsar Nicholas and Empress Alexandra - after the end of World War I and the Russian Revolution.
Unwelcomed Eyes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,890. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
There’s an unfamiliar chill in the air; an evil, dark presence creeps and is felt hiding off in the shadows. Unwelcomed Eyes are on the loose and WATCHING!
Christmas Around the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays & Celebrations / Christmas & Advent
Mr. Johnson is reading his traditional Christmas Eve story to Bootsie, Lawanda, Latifa, Mrs. Johnson and Baby. He will relate how Christmas is celebrated around the world (or, more particularly, Ghana, Nigeria, China and England). Let him read to you, as you read to yours, and we'll all be children again.
The 30 Day Novel Trilogy: Plot, First Pages, Backstory
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 21,100. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Novels not selling? It's probably not your fault. Most of what you've been taught about writing a novel is wrong. Get all three best-selling 30 Day Novel books in one! These practical examples dissected for you to use, checklists and explanations on the three most critical skill sets you need will help you write novels that sell.
The Way of the Tao- Living an Authentic Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,640. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The Tao is an ancient philosophy of living in the natural world. It shows the way of how to get back to being your Authentic Self, your Spiritual Self. The Tao has the power to help you reclaim your life from the temporal ego identity that is imprisoning you. With the Tao you can discover your Authentic Identity by getting back to the being-ness and oneness of the divine consicousness.
Breach of Honor
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Price: Free! Words: 51,490. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
In the era before the Civil War, a young man battles a gambling syndicate when he brings his prized thoroughbreds to race in Lexington, Kentucky. Refusing to throw a race, he learns honor has a price—they beat his hired hand, slow his racehorses, fire his barn, and steal the people dear to him. Some men take to feuding naturally, and if that man is an expert shot, people are bound to get hurt. . .
A Missing Person Case
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Price: Free! Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Peter Burgess is a Fed that has been out of work and on the reservation since the New World Government took power. But now he is called back into service by this new government to solve a missing person case. Peter has to find someone no one knows, and no one has missed for seven years. And, he has less than two months to do it or the entire world spirals into chaos.
Hilda Hopkins, Mother Wouldn't Like It #8
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
MINX Clarice Leverson is abducted & her colleague, the machine knitting serial killer and M.I.Nix assassin, Hilda Hopkins is close behind, dragging her boss Sir Ambrose with her across England to a deserted Scottish castle. The evil guardians within the ancient walls fall prey to our anti-heroine as she puts her signature knitted knitted garrote to work. We find out why, ‘Mother wouldn't like it!'
To Talk or Not to Talk...That is the Question
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 860. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Why most people should simply shut up.
Certainty
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Why ambiguity is good. And secularism is for thinkers, religion is for believers. And why and how fear drives most "certainties" in life.
Elitism
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Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Essay » Author profile
Why the word, and concept get a bad rap. I did not embrace elitism, it embraced me.