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Vents froids
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,050. Language: French. Published: January 16, 2015 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Bolivie, Andes royales. Deux romans noirs, dans les règles, désenchantées, du genre. À La Paz, un chauffeur de taxi tente de changer son destin en revenant là où son braqueur a déposé une valise. Plus au sud, un paysan veut comprendre la mort de son fils, et se heurte à l’implacable dureté des hommes.
From the Diary of an Extremist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In this short story, an American college student converts to Islam and makes the decision to wear all black and cover her face. But she faces opposition from where she least expects.
Literature Help: Season of Migration to the North
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Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
When there was Islamic government in Sudan, it was banned in Sudan for several years. In the novel there is some graphic sexual imagery in the second half of the novel and that was perhaps the biggest reason to ban the novel in Sudan.
Hearing the Act of Motorcycle Destruction
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Price: Free! Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Hearing the Act of Motorcycle Destruction is a metaphor for life that goes non-stop up and down, rocks and rivers, large boulders and broken ribs. Breathless seconds that become hours, sweltering arms, fading eyesight, diminishing legs and muscles weeping. The book will be uploaded chapter by chapter, weekly.
Glooscap’s Plan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
When Glooscap returns to the Maritime Provinces he finds mines and clear-cuts, factory farms and failing fisheries. Luckily, he has returned with a plan that will return the provinces to a prosperity they have not seen in over three hundred years. With the help of the otter and the whale, the butterfly and the frog, and some people he sets events in motion that have far ranging implications.
Sweet Nuts
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Price: Free! Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Grandmother Zole helps Prince Yayi get the attention of the village girl he desires as his future queen, but her plans take a curve when Prince Yayi messes up the village girl's palm oil recipe. The good that comes out of the Prince's mess astonishes the whole village and wins the attention of the village girl.
Coming Home to Newfoundland: Animal Deep Ecology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,080. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
More of an environmental treatise than a talking animal story, Coming Home to Newfoundland is a story of a transplanted moose, long since acclimatized to New Zealand, who decides to make the lengthy and arduous journey home. Along the way she witnesses humanity’s destructive tendencies firsthand and incites revolutionary zeal in nearly everyone who crosses her path.
A Room in the House of the Ancestors Books One and Two
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Price: Free! Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Computer whizkid Edward’s adopted father taught him that his biological family rejected him at birth. After Edward’s biological brother, Andrew, reaches out to befriend him, the men forge a friendship based on a shared computer system dream. When Edward arrives at the ancestral home of the family he believes abandoned him, he learns the whole story he'd been told about his history is a lie
Varios días en Atenas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,130. Language: Spanish. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Traducción al castellano de la obra maestra de la filósofa epicúrea Frances Wright "A Few Days in Athens"
Rattazzi
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Don Lorenzo is head of the Rattazzi Family. An old man, he decides to make sure everything is taken care of before his death, which means finding his favorite nephew , Lucio a good wife and his youngest son's widow a good husband, which means marrying them to each other. But when Lucio comes back to marry Victoria, the streets will run red with blood as he takes revenge for Giorgio's murder.
Arabic Tales for the Young and the Curious
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,080. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Enter fabulous worlds peopled by fascinating characters ... get a glimpse of strange customs ... and enjoy exciting yarns passed down by generations of Arab story-tellers ... retold by a master narrator and illustrated by a renowned artist
Daughters of Abraham
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,080. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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Daughters of Abraham is a thought-provoking and riveting story about love, friendship, culture, values, religion, and life choices.
The Other Woman
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Series: Stories of Okinawa, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Short Story: A young Okinawan woman recently dumped by her fiancee considers a future with a dashing American teacher married to another woman.
Book 19- Streets Paved with Gold
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Series: Streets Paved with Gold. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,330. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: December 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The first story follows the first battle of the Anglo-Boer War of 1899 as it unfolds from letters sent home by the troopers and from dispatches by their officers. The differing points of view are contrasted. The second story relates the attempts by illegal immigrants to cross over the border in search of a better life. The lives of two unrelated families crossing the river become entwined.
DATING AND REGIME (THE INFINITE NOVEL OF SOLZHENITSOF) BY PROF. MESOLZHENİTSY
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You set the price! Words: 44,210. Language: American English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
It has been that compelled me not to respect the couple made of the Earthly Life and Mathematics is even extremely likely that it may spring from that secret existence of Byzantium!
Khawla's Wall
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,100. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mahmoud works at the Ministry of Commerce. He’s smart, single, ambitious and Emirati but—unlike most of his countrymen—he’s not rich. Khawla is married, beautiful, wealthy and unhappy. She’s also an Emirati. Before starting work at the Ministry, she makes a very peculiar and specific request. Mahmoud will have to build something for her in the middle of the office floor.
Olas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: Spanish. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Olas narra las desventuras y peripecias de tres miembros de una familia cubana que emigran a Estados Unidos. Traza un sorprendente paralelismo entre tres episodios de éxodo masivo de la isla. Contiene ron, puros habanos, sexo, drogas, boleros y tiburones. Un libro sobre Cuba que no toma partido con derechas ni izquierdas, sino con gente de a pie, atrapada y sofocada por las circunstancias.
Impimpi
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 76,390. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Apartheid South Africa (1950–1976) provides the context in which an Eastern Cape boy grapples with mean­ing in an environment of superstition, religion, tradi­tion, war, racism, broken relationships and betrayal. Impimpi echoes our contemporary world: morality and justice continue to be corrupted by cultural zealots and religious extremists, love is still blind, and betrayal remains omnipresent.
The Secrets of Heavens
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Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 37,520. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The best Ethiopian Fable Book. It describes the new way and the new direction for the next generation.
Rasana Atreya's Boxed Set: Tell A Thousand Lies, The Temple Is Not My Father, 28 Years A Bachelor
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 180,240. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
**Two novels and one novella available for the first time as a boxed set for an ultra low price** Tell A Thousand Lies The Temple Is Not My Father 28 Years A Bachelor