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The Harshlands and Eternal Summer
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,320. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The travelers would change their world. When Panil sees the newcomers approaching, change is in the air like smoke on the breeze. But his teacher does not hear him – she believes all will be well, or so she says. Even the elder Nashat's patience and unparalleled wisdom cannot save Panil from the pride and fire of youth. And it might be that nothing can save their world from the change to come.
Spencer Rifle
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Series: Trail of Blood on Ice, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Just before and at the beginning of the US Civil War Indian Territory was an untamed lawless place filled with Indians, outlaws teamsters, farms, townsfolk and houses of ill repute.This is a work of historical fiction set in the Civil War Era. It is about the people that lived in those times and their way of life.
Bo-Aku - Undisputed King of the Forest (Tales from West Africa)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,510. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Bo Aku, King of the Forest and other Stories is an adaptation of some sixty myths and legends collected in Africa with a research grant from the Southern Education Foundation.The stories describe the experiences of children and parents confronted by a gorilla and lion in the African jungle. They are eclectic, rich in moral values, humorous, suspenseful, and contain wisdom.
The Dragon's Lady
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
San Francisco at the time of the Great Earthquake and Fire of 1906 brings a tale of love and loss when the daughter of a shipping magnate discovers the lawless area known as Chinatown. As her fascination grows, she is pulled deeper into its intrigue, and into the life of a tong leader. But the two are from completely different worlds, and when the earthquake hits, they face their ultimate test.
Form Follows Function
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Series: Computer User Fiction · All Earnest Long's Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 1,710. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Imagine you get a computer and you want to do something on it, perhaps using your word processor and spreadsheet software. This is what someone does is this story, they print a form to fill in every day of their own data, they data enter it and analyse it to make scientific discoveries or improve their own life. Sounds like research but he had not training in doing research. Time will tell if anyt
Sun Rising In The West: Does Japan Buy California?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,870. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2014 by Hypo To Helio Books. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
From an alternate future of the 1980s: In 2005, the president surprises the Senate with a treaty that sells California to Japan for $60 trillion. Nobody takes the treaty seriously—until California's Senator Matt Nakamura endorses it. But Matt's wife Barbara suspects the real reason behind his endorsement: he arm-twisted the promise of a huge bribe from Japan's ambassador.
इवान तुर्गनेव की महान कथायें
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: Hindi. Published: November 1, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
तुर्गनेव को रूस के महानतम लेखकों में गिना जाता है। वो एक उपन्यासकार, लघु कथा लेखक होने के साथ ही एक उच्च श्रेणी के नाटककार भी थे। उनकी प्रथम प्रकाशित पुस्तक का शीर्षक था "ए स्पोर्ट्समैंस स्केचेस" जो की १८५२ में प्रकाशित हुई थी। रूसी यथार्थवाद की क्ष्रेणी में इस पुस्तक को मील का पत्थर माना जाता है।
Los Accidentes Pasan
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Price: Free! Words: 8,030. Language: Spanish. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
Una historia que relata la vida de dos niñas que a pesar de vivir en el mismo país forman parte de dos realidades muy diferentes, un accidente logra que crucen caminos y aprendan a dejar sus prejuicios de lado.
गाब्रिएल गार्सिया मार्केज की महान कथायें
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: Hindi. Published: October 30, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Classics
उन्होने अपने लेखन से विश्व्यापी साहित्यिक और व्यवसायिक सफलता प्राप्त की है। उन्होने साहित्य में "जादुई यथार्थवाद" को लोकप्रिय बनाया और साहित्य में अपना योगदान दिया है। उनकी कथाओं में समय समय पर जादुई तत्वों और घटनाओं का चित्रण होता है।
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alex Turning Hawk, an Oglala Lakota medicine-man-in-training, and his wife, Tate, battle a night-stalking killer, the FBI, and their own Lakota neighbors. Driving in a blizzard, Tate is led by a ghost hitchhiker to the body of a friend—her hands cut off—hands tattooed with the words “Red Power.” To find the killer and the hands, will she and Alex follow the path of the Sacred Pipe—or the gun?
The Red Glazed Door
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Red Glazed Door tells the story of a pack of werewolves who set out to save the natural world from destruction at the hands of an industrialist who wants to rule the world.
लू शुन की महान कथायें
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Series: Hindi Stories and Novels (हिन्दी कथा संसार). Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: Hindi. Published: October 28, 2014 by Raja Sharma. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
उनकी लिखी हुई लघु कथायें और उपन्यास अब बहुत सी भाषाओं में अनुवादित हो चुकी हैं। इस पुस्तक में हमने लू शुन जी द्वारा लिखी तीन कहानियों का हिन्दी अनुवाद प्रस्तुत किया है। आशा है की पाठकों को ये कहानियाँ पसंद आयेंगी। हम आगे भी उनकी लिखी और कहानियों और उपन्यासों को हिन्दी अनुवाद प्रस्तुत करते रहेंगे।
The House of Good Intentions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In the beginning, the beautiful Isolina believes she is marrying the man of her dreams, Eusebio. Isolina is Spain's richest woman, but she is also a woman in love and holds many romantic notions. On her wedding day she thinks her handsome groom is also in love with her and she never suspects he is marrying her with any other motive in mind.
Russia's Underground Hope
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
Jonathan Knowles is a normal boy that has a "supernatural experience" on his families farm. He in turn begins a change for the Russian-Jewish Nation.
Book 15- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: Free! Words: 5,470. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: October 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This sketch chronicles life on the streets in the big city as seen through the eyes of two street vendors. The informal economy is, for many people, the only way to survive. However, two middle-aged women, Lebo and Dimpho, discover that having a powerful friend can also be useful in the battle for survival.
The Accidental Samurai
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Accidental Samurai weaves different cultures and powerful characters into a historical tale of adventure, romance, and political intrigue that will appeal to readers around the world. The Accidental Samurai is Book 1 of the Generations series.
Nükteli Tebessümler
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: Turkish. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mizah, gülmecelerin genel adı, hadiselerin gülünç tarafını görme ve perdeyi aralayarak gösterme sanatıdır. Kelimelerle komik resimler yapmak gibi, kelimelerle karikatür çizmek gibi, anı yakalayıp flaş patlatmak gibi… Mizahın teşekkülü, hazır cevapla, kelime hazinesinin ve bakış boyutunun genişliğine, kelimeleri yerinde ve uygun ölçülerle kullanmaya, edebi sanatlar bilgisine, genel kültüre göre..
Deceiving Mr. Bevison
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Boy sleuths, burglars and...bagpipes! Fifteen-year-old bagpiper Mac is delightfully out of step with his peers in more ways than one. Mac is a student at the serene, if somewhat decrepit campus of St. Rupert’s Academy for Boys. With the aid of his hilarious and somewhat odd-ball friends, he soon finds himself tracking down an elusive artwork and being chased by a crazed art dealer.
The Jamaican Ninja Bert 2
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,360. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Book 2. When Portia Simpson implemented tax on patty, it mad Dr. Bert Kemp, a psychiatrist. He then became a fat ninja, hell bent on murdering Portia. His wife, Marj scorned by all for living with a madman except the handsome, thick-bodied Dr. Arnold who desires her. Bert grows jealous and goes to utterly unsound measures to keep her but instead, pushes her away. Will he regain sanity or her love
Fronteras
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,720. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
In Max Espinoza's gritty story, we see life through the eyes of Rodolpho and Gabrièl, two Mexicanos with dreams of finding a better life for themselves. Each man faces his own inner demons while navigating a world where Gringos hate you, Chicanos disown you, and 'La Migra' is a constant threat.