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La puissance des ordinaires
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You set the price! Words: 50,460. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
« Au départ du vol Paris-Corfou, les passagers, d’apparence ordinaire, font connaissance. Mais au cours du voyage mouvementé, de surprises en révélations, le mystère s’épaissit. Nos voyageurs parviendront-ils à destination ? Pour le savoir, embarquez avec eux et laissez-vous emmener. Mais attention ! Tout peut arriver… » Un roman qui mêle action, suspense, sensualité et voyage, pour tous.
The Road Returns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 151,860. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Foreverland Press. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Mantz Trilogy, particularly The Road Returns, documents a time of great change in America. During this period, young people began to move away from farming as a life choice. The once rare automobile could be found—in almost every barn. The boom and bust of the economy as a result of the war and advances in automation forever changed our way of life.
From Beyond Space and Time 5
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Series: From Beyond Space and Time, Book 5. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,140. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014 by CosmicBlueCB. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A classic action thriller of the adventures of explorers with an exploration club uncovering a black sphere of unknown origins from where Rudolf Hess crashed during the Second World War, and in a museum the artifact is activated and a strange being appears from its energy field, which turns out to be a human time traveler, from a form of suspended animation, expecting to be revived in the future!
The Mystery of Deadly Daisies
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Series: Herbie Fox Stories, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,000. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
‘The Mystery Of Deadly Daisies’ is the first book in the ‘Herbie Fox Stories’ crimi novel series. Take a journey with a famous detective of Honolulu, Hawaii called Herbie Fox. Situated in 1947, there was a murder of a man called Frank Lombardo. Although things may seem obvious at first, there is much more beneath the surface. Find out the true reason of Frank Lombardo's death in this episode.
Leo Tolstoy's 20 Greatest Short Stories Annotated
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Series: Tolstoy Short Works, Tolstoy Short Works #1. Price: $8.98 USD. Words: 140,220. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
"Anna Karenina" and "War and Peace" branded Tolstoy as one of the greatest writers in modern history. Few, however, have read his wonderful short stories. Now, in one collection, are the 20 greatest short stories of Leo Tolstoy, which give a snapshot of Russia and its people in the late nineteenth century. A fine introduction is given by Andrew Barger. Annotations are also included.
A Psique
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Series: Contos de Hans Christian Andersen, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: Portuguese. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
O conto “A Psique” trata das aspirações artísticas e amorosas de um jovem escultor, ambientado na Roma Renascentista. Em 2014, em comemoração ao aniversário do autor (2 de abril) o site “Biographile” propôs a leitura de quatro estórias menos difundidas do autor, entre elas “A Psique”. O nome original do conto é “Psychen” e foi escrito em 1861. Este conto foi traduzido para o Português.
Terapia
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,360. Language: Spanish. Published: July 17, 2014 by OmniaBooks. Category: Fiction » Classics
Ana tiene 35 años y es oriunda de Concepción, Chile. Su vida ha cambiado desde que le afecta un trastorno bipolar. Recibir el diagnóstico ha sido una impresión terrible para ella y furiosa consigo misma, con su familia y con el mundo, decide encerrarse en sí misma y vivir recluida en una pensión de estudiantes.
모르그 가의 살인, The Murders in the Rue Morgue (Korean Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,730. Language: Korean. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The Murders in the Rue Morgue, recognized as the first modern detective story by Edgar Allan Poe, is now available in Korean. If you're looking for an opportunity to enhance your Korean skills, don't pass up this amazing story! [모르그 가의 살인]은 는 최초의 현대 추리소설이라고 평가 받는 작품입니다. 최초의 탐정이 등장하는 최초의 추리소설! 한글 번역본과 영어 원본을 함께 실었으니, 미국 문학사의 거장이자 비운의 천재 작가인 에드거 앨런 포우의 작품을 감상할 기회를 놓치지 마십시오!
The Charles Dickens Companion
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 299,180. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dickens create an entire world in his novels. If you are a Dickens fan or find yourself trying to remember whose who and from what novel, then this is a must have reference. This book includes a biography of Dickens, study guides, historical notes, character overviews, and plot summaries for the following novels: David Copperfield, Great Expectations, Hard Times, A Tale of Two Cities, Ol
Завоевание мира "для чайников", часть вторая
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: Russian. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Продолжение наполовину серьезной, наполовину ироничной пародии на книги известной серии, отдельный научные исследования и книги по современных психологическим техникам. Возможно кто-то сочтет это забавным, а кому-то это поможет с неожиданной практической точки зрения. Как знать?
Sketchbook: Stories and Vignettes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,420. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
The stories and vignettes presented here span about 30 years of writing. Some of the stories come from my Ernest Hemingway phase. You can also find some crime, inspiration and a few attempts at humor. The stories are interspersed with some short vignettes. Without exception, all of the stories attempt to show some aspect of the uniquely human condition we call “life.”
Lethargy - a Princess and the Pea story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Nicholas is ready for marriage and tired of his mother sending away princesses for the silliest of reasons. So when he learns that Princess Penelope has a rare allergy to peas, he comes up with a plan... This novelette is approximately 40 pages long.
7 Best Stories of O.Henry
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Price: Free! Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Being a young and new generation reader, one might not have heard names like Chaucer, but one hardly says one has not heard O.Henry! He is such a beloved writer of modern literature! 7SeriesBooks introduces this great literary figure to the modern young adult reader by wrapping his 7 best stories in a book! It is a perfect collection to feel the real flavor of the great writer of our times.
Padres e hijos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,580. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Publicada por primera vez en 1862, Padres e hijos es, según los críticos de varias generaciones, la mejor novela de este autor, quien reflejó en sus obras, y en especial en esta, la cotidianeidad y la esencia del pueblo ruso. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
El principe feliz y otros cuentos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: Spanish. Published: July 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
Esta colección de cuentos permite observar la grandeza literaria de la que era capaz Wilde, y de su profundo entendimiento del ser humano. Amor, odio, vanidad, egoísmo, amistad, desinterés, humildad, son algunos de los sentimientos que encontraremos en estas páginas, lo que nos llevará a la reflexión y al goce literario. Un clásico de la literatura universal que todos debemos leer.
Ready Reference Treatise: Little Women
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Series: Ready Reference Treatises, Book 110 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 251. Price: $2.25 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Little Women” was particularly written for female readers; however, it became equally popular with male readers. True love, work, and domesticity are the three noticeable themes of the novel. These three themes are interdependent.
The Legend of Herakles, Volume One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,480. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014 by Hercules Bantas. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Herakles is the most celebrated hero of Greek mythology and famed as a warrior without equal. Born through Zeus's infidelity, and with phenomenal strength and agility, Herakles found himself constantly pitted against vicious monsters and vengeful Gods. Volume One includes the first five episodes of the series and tells of how Herakles came by his name and the tale of his first four tasks.
Uncle Toms Cabin
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 180,660. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Uncle Tom's Cabin; or, Life Among the Lowly, is a Classic peice of american literature about anti-slavery which helped lay the groundwork for the Civil War.
Lords of the Housetops: Thirteen Illustrated Cat Tales
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,110. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
As Carl Van Vechten notes in his preface to this collection, “In the essay and especially in poetry the cat has become a favourite subject, but in fiction it must be admitted that he lags considerably behind the dog.” Van Vechten sought to mitigate this disparity by creating this collection of charming (and sometimes frightening) feline tales.
The Cage
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Price: Free! Words: 17,540. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Classics
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Set around the year 2050 when overpopulation is causing food and energy shortages, mass unemployment, social tension and civil conflict. An ex politician and professor of biology talks to a grandson no longer able to cope with life in an overcrowded city. A follow-up to 'The Malthus Pandemic', this hard-hitting short novel is based on original facts and forecasts. Not for the faint hearted.