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Move Over
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Series: The Irish Novels, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,710. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The book is about relationships between ten siblings who were born and brought up in Dublin by a selfish, greedy and manipulative mother. The eldest girl was eighteen when her youngest sibling was born. The book opens in late spring in 1969. Sheila Malone's four eldest daughters are coming home to Dublin for a party. The family home is in a Corporation estate on the North east of Dublin city.
The World I Want
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is an art book by a queens artist and his writer son-in-law.
Bomba libera tutti
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Price: $12.49 USD. Words: 136,630. Language: Italian. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Pubblicazione in due lingue / This publication is in two languages: Italiano: versione originale English: experimental translation
Mitt Romney Six Bizarre Mormon Beliefs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Let's get to know a Presidential Candidate. Well, there is nothing like good political satire – but when a politician has bizarre beliefs, like baptizing Hitler into heaven, the satire is just too easy. Enjoy a rocking good-time walking through the bizarre, weird and often offensive Mormon faith of Mitt Romney. It is a hoot, I promise. The short work covers these basic Mitt Romney Mormon Tenants
Rembrandt Sings
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ambitious art historian Bill Maguire searches Paris for a subject for his doctoral thesis and follows up faint clues about once famous abstract painter Alexander Golden. He finds himself in Carmel listening to the death-bed confessions of Joe Rembrandt, an art forger on an industrial scale, and meets beautiful Anna Glover whose life seems somehow connected with the dying man.
Voices And Bullets
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Original Sin #4 A Vignette about a young man standing up to speak in a political atmosphere of confusion and hate. Using your voice isn't about changing the world as much as it's about changing yourself.
Kepsteno Rotwo
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Price: Free! Words: 2,200. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
In the village of Pokot in Kenya, traditional father, Felix struggles to cope as his daughter Matilda decides to reject one of the oldest rituals of their community.
Where the Octopus Waits
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Old Koro is the Keeper of the Sacred Lore. Seven elders gather in his little seaside shack to chart a path for the tribe, a path that will bring together the ancient and the new. Now, tragic tribal facts, hidden for centuries, must be revealed. Only by washing the blood off the stone, and making an epic voyage to the Long Tides where the wildest of seas contend, can the tribe survive.
Troll
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,950. Language: American English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
At what point did humanity learn to fear each other? To hate? Paleo-Anthropologist Ariel Connor thinks she knows. She just can't prove it yet, but her newest find, high in a Norwegian Valley may give her the proof she needs. Those scary stories we've told our children to keep them from roaming too far outside the gleam of the porch light may have come from real incidents, many, many years ago.
Zipangu, Year of the Dog 1274: The Second Wave
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Price: Free! Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Set in Zipangu (ancient Japan) at the time of the first Mongol invasion, The Second Wave is the story of Chen who survives the typhoon sent by sun-goddess Amaterasu to protect the island chain. Washed up on a beach and close to death, he is rescued by monks from the nearby temple. He evades capture by adapting to life among them until the time of the second invasion.
Monkey Say
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Price: Free! Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
"No interview has made me feel more awkwardly American than the capuchin monkey seated across the small stone table from me." I couldn't think of a better blurb than the lead-in sentence. Really, don't you want to read about what happens when a man interviews a monkey?
The Turn-around Bird
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
A modern African American family is hurled to the “end of the earth”— fourteenth century Timbuktu. It’s a time and place teeming with devious djinn, powerful sorcerers, devout Muslim marabouts and fierce Tuareg generals. Above it all reigns Mansa Kankan Musa, emperor of Africa’s legendary Golden Empire. Will he allow them to return to the twenty-first century with their heads still attached?
The People's Republic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
See how China takes control of the U. S. and what happens under their control.
Stirring Winds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
‘Stirring Winds’ is an Asian Literature Anthology, centering on the theme of life changes and significant moments. It contains six stories: five set in Japan and one in China, ranging in length from 900 – 3000 words.
Hello Gomorrah
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Killed in a car crash, Homer T. Quest arrives at the pearly gates. Learning the hereafter has no sex, coffee nor golf, he accepts a deal from St Peter, returning to earth to study America’s problems. He gives reports to an apprentice angel,in spite of adversity by an old enemy, romance, and a weird companion group; a Japanese lady elitist, a private investigator and a georgous Korean hooker.
The Rooster and the Caterpillar
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2012 by Blacklight Design. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
The short story is a twist between a modern fable and a post literary creation. Interesting as structure and as composition, it brings a good deal of wisdom in a changing tone, from hilarious to dead grave. Short and spicy reading.
Circumstances of Choice
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 91,560. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A gripping literary work skillfully weaves two key social issues: politics and a dark underworld most people would prefer does not exist. Circumstances of Choice is about a contemporary family in turmoil. The novel examines relationships, family and patriotism. It does not hold back on its critique of our current economic climate and identifies the movements and hypocrisy of our times.
A Flower for Joya
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A young girl from a well-to-do family and the son of a street vendor in Manhattan become friends. Her family moves away. Years later she tries to find him, but she is conflicted because of the social divide between them. If you are a woman whose first love is only a memory, you will be touched by Joya's search for her first love, and by what she does when a man is found who may in fact be him.
The Onlooker
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Series: The onlooker, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,810. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Onlooker,is a fictional fact. It offers a new school of thought to the reader about cast and creed discrimination,plight and status of women,strike, lockout, child labourers, food adulteration,thievery, robbery, treachery,corruption,anti-social practices, mal-practices in law and order, judicial system,exploitation and thereby a unique relevance between the undoing and its recompense.
Lupan Buchannan
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This is the story of a man in Arizona who respected,is hard working, loves his family and with his wife happens to be mixed blood. A new stranger from the east comes with a ingrained prejudice and hate for anyone who does not measure up to his idea of purity.