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Dossard 1112
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,000. Language: French. Published: April 17, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Un monsieur Tout-le-monde qui devient triathlète. Un sportif du dimanche qui se rêve en champion. Un quadragénaire, pris dans les soubresauts de sa vie, qui tente de leur faire face par une voie pas banale. Un homme meurtri qui, pour rester debout, décide d’accélérer.
The Lion Mountains
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Series: Faraway Lands. You set the price! Words: 40,610. Language: British English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Africa
A heartwarming tale of the bonds and differences between two cultures. A young English girl travels to Sierra Leone and the country and people capture her heart. 'A delightful book, funny and poignant' Reader's Review
The Elephants' Child
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Series: Faraway Lands. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,040. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Amusing, poignant and enthralling, The Elephants' Child is a novella set in Bombay (now Mumbai) India, in 1954. This is a story that captures the wonders of India as seen through the eyes of a six-year-old English girl as she struggles to find love and friendship.
A Peek at Bathsheba
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Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Having reached his peak, David makes a serious error that threatens to undo his political success, and cost him not only the adoration of his people--but also the sense of being sustained by a divine power. That error is the most torrid tale of passion ever told: his forbidden love for Bathsheba.
About Love
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Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A book about a man allowed to live an entirely new life when he awakens after death in the body of a sixteen year old boy.
Mathurin
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Tells of our hero's preoccupation with the initials JH, the failure of King Alfred, the Sabean understanding of punishment, the Sheedi veneration of the crocodile, the continuing domination of Saxons by their Norman Overlords, and onward into the world.
The Edge of Revolt
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Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Even as David finds a way to quell the revolt and come back to the Jerusalem, the road ahead seems unclear. His firstborn, Amnon, is executed by his second son, Absalom, who mounts a revolt to topple his father from the throne. How will David find the right successor amongst his remaining sons, the one who will connect to him and continue his legacy? 
The David Chronicles
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 197,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The David Chronicles is the story of David as you've never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version, the one he never allowed his court scribes to recount. In his mind, history is written to praise the victorious--but at the last stretch of his illustrious life he feels an irresistible urge to tell the truth. Rooted in ancient lore, his is a surprisingly modern memoir
Alameda
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 22,960. Language: Spanish. Published: March 4, 2015 by ChiadoEditorial. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Este no es un libro corriente, es un libro de amor, de remembranza, natural, espontáneo, casi dulce y hasta un poco místico a la vez. Es una historia llena de vida, que te lleva a sentir la gratitud por las pequeñas cosas, a disfrutar del paisaje, a recordar los olores de tu vida, de tu niñez, de las cosas que a veces dejamos atrás, en el recuerdo pero que nunca podemos olvidar...
Rise to Power
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Series: The David Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,210. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The story of David as you have never heard it before: from the king himself, telling the unofficial version. Notorious for his contradictions, David is seen by others as a gifted court entertainer, a successful captain in Saul’s army, a cunning fugitive, and a traitor leading a gang of felons. How does he see himself, during this first phase of his life?
"Ma vie avec Louis XIV..."
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Price: $6.85 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: French. Published: February 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
1671.Élisabeth-Charlotte de Bavière épouse le frère efféminé de Louis XIV. Une étonnante complicité la lie à son beau-frère. Les courtisans jasent. La princesse nous conte cinquante ans passées à la Cour de France : langage sans fioriture, humour, anecdotes croustillantes. Autant de petites histoires qui permettent de mieux comprendre la grande Histoire.
Stepping Stones - the Story of Lek, a Bar Girl in Pattaya
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Series: Behind The Smile · Thailand Books. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,170. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Stepping Stones picks up the story of Lek, her family and friends in the village of Baan Suay four years on from where The Lady in The Tree finished. Lek and Ayr are still looking to expand, but especially Lek's career in the political arena, where she finds evidence of disturbing activity.
A Derailment
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Series: The Rabbit of Usk, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
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Tells of our hero's attempt to grasp the nature of seasons, English Speaking People, the London Underground and the domination of Saxons by their Norman overlords.
La vie en archives d'un petit gars
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 95,020. Language: French. Published: January 11, 2015 by Editions Dedicaces. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Anonyme, un petit gars naît dans une campagne poitevine, d’une famille modeste, artisane jamais dans le même métier. Mis au travail dès l’âge de 15 ans 1/2, il entre en notariat comme on entre en religion. Il travaille à plein temps, dans sa ville natale, tout en suivant parallèlement des cours par correspondance.
Parole nel como'
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 41,760. Language: Italian. Published: January 3, 2015 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Vittoria Saccà, giornalista e scrittrice attenta ai fatti che giornalmente racconta, tira dal cassetto – in cui aveva, in tempi diversi, conservato le parole – quarantuno racconti, cui dà il titolo di Parole nel comò, per narrarci le proprie esperienze, i propri ricordi, le proprie nostalgie.
«Шахтёрские университеты» и «хрущёвская оттепель» на Северном Урале
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: Russian. Published: December 19, 2014 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Книга «Шахтёрские университеты» и «хрущёвская оттепель» на Северном Урале» вторая из серии «Человек и история». Речь в ней идёт о юности главного героя, о выборе профессии, во время «хрущёвской оттепели». Книга состоит из набора повседневных историй, которые автор вспоминает с любовью и теплотой. «Такие мгновения, как звёздочки, светят в душе, согревают её» Книга адресуется старшим людям
Rainbow Weather
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A white man dressed as an initiate of a local tribe is found dead in the South African countryside. In Scotland, a casual lie is told to impress a new colleague. In Colombia, a friend sows a seed of doubt about a husband's fidelity. The consequences of these three events ripple throughout the lives of three women on three continents and none of them will be the same again.
Jericho Man
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,760. Language: American English. Published: December 12, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
An orphaned American boy wounded by Vietnam, used by Mossad and the CIA… ‘They will try to turn you into a machine. Don’t let them do that!’ The chilling biographical novel based on the life, loyalties, loves and hates of KENT LINES – one-time wartime sniper and trained assassin!
Provavelmente Venci
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 102,150. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 25, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
A história de um verdadeiro vencedor!
É Possível
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 24, 2014 by Chiado Editora. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
"É possível" é um livro de 108 páginas, que relata episódios verídicos, mais ou menos caricatos, de um percurso de vida, desde o nascimento até aos dias de hoje. O livro partilha a alegria e a tristeza.