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Muslim Knights - Volume 2
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 4 · Muslim Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In this second volume of Muslim Knights you can read about Salman's advice on balancing one's life, the challenge a Roman Emperor issued to an Amawi Calipha, the disturbing dream of Abdullah bin Umar, the conversion of an entire tribe from Yathrib because of their leader Sa'ad bin Muathe, Sa'ad bin Abi Waqas' dealings with his controlling mother, and the serene wisdom of a Calipha's grandson.
Legends, Labors & Loves: William Jackson Palmer, 1836—1909
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Series: Regional History Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,290. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013 by Pikes Peak Library District. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Legends, Labors & Loves reveals a remarkable and modest man and opens every reader’s eyes to a new view of Colorado Springs’ founder William Jackson Palmer. There is no scandal, nor is there deception. Not only will you find integrity, leadership and compassion in this book, but you will witness Palmer’s tenacious conviction, strength, and shrewdness—just how one imagines a true “founding father.”
Amazing Women In History: 5 Kick-Ass Women the History Books Left Out
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Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Amazing Women In History is a blog about all the kick-ass women the history books left out. In this book, you’ll find the five most popular posts: Mary Anderson, inventor Stephanie Kwolek, inventor of Kevlar Carmen Amaya, Queen of the Gypsies Katharine McCormick, biologist & millionaire philanthropist Ana Nzinga Mbande, fearless African queen Download now to read about these amazing women!
Passionaries: Turning Compassion Into Action
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Passionaries’ thirty-five profiles describe leaders of volunteer organizations that are significantly impacting millions of lives. Each story chronicles the personal inspiration behind the organization, the obstacles its creator had to overcome,and lives that have been touched or changed.Readers will be touched, moved and Inspired.
Somewhere in the Northwest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,220. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Contained within these pages are more than thirty of Wilkins’ favorite stories collected from thousands of miles of travel, with subjects ranging from a red rooster that captured the heart of a town a man who defied a volcano, from a desert cave that reveals ancient secrets to an underground city that shelters the homeless, from a herd of goats that predict the weather...
Sheep Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,750. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
A woman's story about living in the country in and looking after sheep on a small New Zealand 20 hectares farm in recent times. The care of the sheep during and the uncovering of their personalities over a year and their needs during that time...
Strange Times; Wacky Anecdotes
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Price: Free! Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Over the past year I made a series of posts on my blog to relate incidents from my life so far. Encouraged by the interest that they aroused, I decided to compile them into a free ebook to reach even more readers and this, then, is the result of my efforts.
USC Latino Alumni Association Spotlight 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
“Inspiration in action” is the best way to describe our talented, altruistic and successful USC Latino alumni! It is in this spirit that we celebrate three outstanding alumni, USC Latino Alumni Association advocate and friend and begin our alumni archive.
I Can Still Drive at Night
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
This book is about a love lost through the death of a spouse. It entails the humorous events that the survivor encountered. Primarily, it deals with all of the widows who came out of the woodwork wanting to make sure that he did not go hungry. There were constant offers of casseroles, briskets, and other exotic dishes. Not wanting him to eat alone, they all asked, "Can you drive at night?"
Muslim Knights - Volume 1
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 3 · Muslim Knights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
In this book you can read about historical Islamic figures such as Salman Al-Farisi (the first Persian Muslim), Bilal bin Ribah (the first man to do the athan), Ibn Al-Maghazilee (a talented comedian), Eyas bin Mu'awiya (a famously clever judge), Nuaiman bin Amr Al-Ansari (an irrepressible trickster), Muhammad (peace be upon him), Abdullah bin Huthafa and Suhaib bin Sinan (the first Roman Muslim).
Under the Gun; ‘experimental literature of an urgent nature’
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Welcome to the world of 'Under the Gun', experimental literature from the pontificator at large, b2. Each of the chapters of this book was originally released as installments on the blog ‘b2publishing’. No more than twenty minutes were spent on each episode so that second guessing could not place a burden upon the creative process. - 'dream big, act swiftly' - b2
Stuff Like Marbles 'n Things
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,400. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
An anthology of memories and musings that may have you laughing hysterically, crying uncontrollably, or melting with deep, abiding affection. At times having you wonder if such things could be true, while triggering, or perhaps more accurately, spontaneously exhuming similar memories of your own. Yeah, they're true, like Garrison Keillor's powder milk bisquits are pure, mostly.
Jimmy Fallon: Writer, Comedian and Late Night Host
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Jimmy, did you ever think about the opportunity that you really sing too well to make a comedy album? Are you too good for your very own really good, man? No. I never ever thought that. But I did want to have a comedy record that you can really listen to. If you don't want to pay attention to the words, you can easily go, "Okay, that does not seem that bad. I can endure that for 2 minutes."
After the Gun III - the anatomy of a toothache
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 830. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
You are about to be exposed to a heaping helping of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Do not be alarmed if you feel different after reading this. It is not necessarily the words, but more that passage of time that inspires us to change, as well as causing extremely long hairs to begin growing out of our ears. – b2
After the Gun II - prioritized harmonics
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Prepare yourself to dive into the second episode of the cereal anthology known as ‘After the Gun’. Breathe in, breath out, make sure and collect your belongings from the seat back pocket. The road to Valhalla is paved with brave misconceptions. Move past the current patterns, push yourself capriciously, and make sure to release the parking brake- b2
After The Gun - 'ambient reflections of the last hurrah'.........
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Series: UTG. Price: Free! Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The serial anthology known as 'After the Gun' is experimental literature, with half the carbs of the leading brand. Each episode is original, spontaneous, and is released for public dissemination immediately after creation. There is no editing, no MSG, and no safety net. Read, think, and make sure to release your inner Chakra. 'dream big, act swiftly...' - b2
XV What The People
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You set the price! Words: 6,660. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Screenplays » History
XV What The People Do you ever feel incapable? Drop out from school and feel like a loser? Some people make fun of you? Are you a troublemaker, stupid, and slow? Do you know some successful people learned from taking this step. So you have to tell them about these people.
my cat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
an ebook about my cat belle.
Arabian Knights - Volume 2
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Series: Knights of Arabia, Book 2 · Arabian Knights, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
In this volume you can read about hidden tombs and lost wells, brave knights and cowardly murderers, an endangered crown prince and a man looking for his soul mate. Whether you’re interested in anthropology, theology or just plain old-fashioned adventure, you're sure to find a story you like in this fun second installment of the narrative history series "Knights of Arabia".
Two Grown Men
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Biographical anthologies
Travel with the author in this short story illustrating a harsh lesson he learned in dealing with his brother. The short story deals with two brothers who struggle to make a living and the problems they encounter in living with each other.