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Emily's House
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Series: The Akasha Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,670. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Fourteen-year-old Emily Adams has special powers she doesn’t want, a spiteful aunt she can’t escape, and a primeval legacy she knows nothing about. But when an otherworldly being materializes, Emily discovers the true purpose of her magical blood and of the danger that threatens to annihilate her world. Can a teenage girl find the courage to face her true self in Emily's House?
A Packetful of Trouble
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
The Packet cousins can hardly believe their luck when they have the chance to go on holiday in the south of France without any grown-ups, though they don't care much for the sinister Mademoiselle Sourire who is employed to escort them there. She is not what she seems and involves them in a desperate adventure with an international gang of thieves and puts one of them in terrible danger.
Diamond of the Serengeti
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
** Short Story ** A stranger arrives at the Serengeti Ranger Station, closely pursued by a pack of killers. He claims to be searching for diamonds, though the rangers know there are no precious stones on the Great Plain. The only riches to be found is ivory poached from the dwindling herds of elephants. However, the stranger is looking for a jewel of great price and he knows the killers have it.
Butterflies At The Edge of Forever
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You set the price! Words: 68,250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
ToeQuestors discover the Secrets of the Universe, and as the humorously dangerous implications that follow their possession of the Holy Grail of the genuine Theory of Everything. With the world’s future hanging in the balance, they sharpen their wits and skills through the teachings of the learnéd Grand Masters, and join the World Intelligence Empire, as operatives. Humorous, but meaningful.
The King With Nine Fingers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,860. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Evidence of an ancient civilization is discovered. The hieroglyphic tablets tell of a prince and princess who overcome obstacles to their own love, only to have to defend against a conquering army on the march to destroy their way of life.
Angelina Marin and the Eye of Amun-Ra
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You set the price! Words: 44,900. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
How far would you go to change the hands of fate? Still struggling with the loss of her beloved father, Angelina Marin is about to ask herself that same question. Her rebellious, reckless behavior leads her onto a journey of self-discovery that may hold the key to reverse the tides of misfortune.
Survival of the Fittest Preview
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Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A tale of courage, love, old rivalries, and adventure.
Riding into The Sunrise - Recollections of a bicycle journey across Russia
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
In 1993 Russia was open for exploration. Gregory Yeoman and his expedition companions set off one Spring morning to traverse this great country by bike. Encounters with wild landscapes, wild people, crumbling hotels and Siberia’s two cheeses provided an extraordinary experience of a nation finding itself after 70 years of Communism and now held together by amazing hospitality and dodgy vodka.
Seize The Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A stunning account of seven years on the seven seas sailing from London to Singapore, the first lap of a 65,000 mile circumnavigation in their 35' ketch. An exciting account of preparations, voyaging and much nuts-and-bolts sailing information. They encounter:joy, freedom, paradise, friendly island people, gales, robbery and shipwreck. Shirley says "Togetherness is - being seasick holding hands."
Gasp! The Middle East Part 3: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World
Jaclyn dreamed of a visit to King Tut's tomb, and the Valley of the Kings. Egypt became her destination of choice, and we were all excited to arrive and explore it as a family, together. Little did we know that though our Bedouin hosts tried hard to keep us safe, the entire Middle East was a pressure cooker, ready to explode. Join the 6 Anderson's as we explore Egypt and Jordan, December 2010.