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Where it went
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
In February of 1865, the full moon failed to appear. Where did it go? An inquiry.
鹿鼎记
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You set the price! Words: 8,010. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
《鹿鼎记》作为金庸的封笔之作,一直被众人奉为武侠小说经典中的经典,由《鹿鼎记》原著改编的影视剧作更是影响了几代金庸迷。 《鹿鼎记》讲述了出身于妓院的少年韦小宝,凭一时之勇搭救了落难的江湖好汉茅十八,又阴差阳错地假冒小太监,成为少年康熙驾前第一红人;他既是天地会总舵主的关门弟子,被寄予反清复明重任;他又艳福齐天,娶得七个如花似玉的夫人;他不肯反清,只因当今皇上是好朋友小玄子;他不肯剿灭天地会,只因不愿坏了江湖义气;他不学无术,却是天下第一好运的小无赖;他建功无数,却懂得功成身退。本书更似一部历史小说的神来之笔。 金庸(1924年2月6日-),香港“大紫荆勋贤”。原名查良镛,当代著名作家、新闻学家、企业家、社会活动家,《香港基本法》主要起草人之一。金庸是新派武侠小说最杰出的代表作家,被普遍誉为武侠小说作家的“泰山北斗”,更有金迷们尊称其为“金大侠”或“查大侠”
De halszaak
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: Dutch. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Kat is verdwenen uit Man Tse. De hoofdpersoon gaat op zoek en komt in een woud waar het ongekende kenbaar wordt. De halszaak is een literair experiment op de grens van steampunk en het japonisme van de cyberpunk.
Touch
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Price: Free! Words: 4,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
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It certainly seems that this physical universe or ours is here to stay. But what if you don’t like it here anymore? What if you want to get out? And what’s the game here, anyway? Is there a game? Well, yes, there is.
Running Red River
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Running Red River is a story about what might have happened if the founding of America by Columbus had turned out differently. What if the original inhabitants had been visited before by ancient astronauts? Running Red River is barely a man. The son of the leader of the Run'oonin. On a warm, sunny day he watches as ships sail in from the ocean and land upon the shore of his land.
Slouching Towards San Hozay
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2013 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Chaos ensues in San Hozay. The guerillas have turned to mercenary userers and real estate agents in their attempts to overthrow us. Winds from the Bay, heading south towards the NO-MAN'S-LAND of Gilroy and Morgan Hill waft their odor over our bunkers. The smell makes our wives restive. They go into frenzies. The Guerillas are cunning. They know our weaknesses.
Ready Reference Treatise: Wide Sargasso Sea
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 82 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 104. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Wide Sargasso Sea” appears to be acting as a prequel to Jane Eyre written by Charlotte Bronte. The story of the novel “Wide Sargasso Sea” revolves around Antoinette Cosway (who was known as Bertha Mason in Bronte’s novel “Jane Eyre”).
Ready Reference Treatise: Pamela
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 79 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 101. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Pamela” by Samuel Richardson is also titled “Virtue Rewarded.” It is an epistolary novel. The book was first published in 1740. The story revolves around a maid servant named Pamela Andrews.
Ready Reference Treatise: Bread Givers
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 75 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 97. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,350. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Bread Givers” by Anzia Yezierska was first published in 1925. The story of the novel revolves around the growth of a Jewish American girl. Her immigrant parents are originally from Poland. The story presents the complete details of her growing up in that house-hold.
Ready Reference Treatise: Darkness at Noon
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 67 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 88. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Darkness at Noon” by Arthur Koestler was first published in 1940. It is considered as his best known work.
Redescobrindo a Amazônia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: January 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Redescobrindo a Amazônia é mais uma obra do escritor Ráyel G. C. Barroso. Desta vez, Ráyel nos brinda com uma narrativa surpreendente, um verdadeiro convite a descoberta de um passado fantástico e de um futuro revelador para a Amazônia. A mistura de ficção e história faz a leitura deste conto ainda mais excitante.
Ready Reference Treatise: The Awakening
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 63 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 84. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“The Awakening” by Kate Chopin is considered to be her best work. It was first published in 1899. The story is set in New Orleans and the Southern Louisiana coast at the end of the 19th century.
Stalin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Stalin loves Eva and Eva loves Stalin and Hitler doesn't like anyone all too much. Follow the murderous giant Joseph Stalin on his madcap adventures as he picks chastity belts, fights over backyard fences and suffers the shame of the lederhosen all in an attempt to woo Eva to his side. Short Story. 2800 words.
Ready Reference Treatise: No Longer at Ease
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 40 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 61. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Peace Of Gaza
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Peace in Gaza. Shocking. Stunning and Beautiful. This is the most powerful story from the Gaza Strip. Prepare to be touched to your core. Three souls wander the very place where twenty years earlier the world was ending. An alternate history twenty-years from today. Peace dwells in Gaza City. In this history three participants of the Gaza Strip discover that peace comes only with sacrifice.
Ready Reference Treatise: Travels with Charley, In Search of America
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Series: Ready Reference Treatise, Book 38 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 59. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
Guide books or book notes are primarily written to make students understand the original text better, especially from all those angles which are often overlooked by a casual reader.
Crucifixion
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
The crucifixion of Jesus Christ did not go down exactly as described in the Bible, for no one really saw the event. None. Except, that is, one twelve-year old boy who saw the whole thing but was too terrified about it to tell anyone. Finally, he tells.
Planets Under Glass
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
An intense, rich tale... a bit shocking for some but at the end of the day, as they used to say in another galaxy, "Planets you visit realities you find". A thought provoking tale.
Cómo me convertí en el mayor Best Seller del mundo
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Price: Free! Words: 1,980. Language: Spanish. Published: September 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Un escritor desquiciado puede llegar a convertirse en cualquier cosa que desea, sin importarle las consecuencias. A su imaginación, le sumará los hechos que crea necesarios para lograr cualquier propósito.
The Shadow Shield
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Series: The Masacado Scrolls, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,310. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2012 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
~ The Masacado Scrolls Book 2 ~ Violence/Adult themes ~ I, Hikarinomiko, inscribe accounts of the sufferings of the anointed as they search for the sacred talismans. Guided by Amaterasu, I record the providing of the Seeker with a Shielder, the deeds of those anointed during the dark days of Toh rule, the curse upon the land, demons called by priests, and the dark beings of the underworld of Yami.