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real and venereal
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Price: Free! Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2008. Category: Nonfiction » Sex and Relationships  » Sex and culture
These true stories of patients attending STI ( Sexually Transmitted Clinics ) are variably humorous or tragic , poignant or memorable . Some people have strange tales to tell - - others are simply odd . The telling of these emotive tales is not intended to pander to voyeuristic leanings ; rather , I hope they instruct as well as entertain .
Living with AIDS - Dying of AIDS - Being Remembered
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Poems on a parent’s reflections of a son’s life with AIDS through the stages of progressing deterioration, death, and remembering him long after. Shows alternating despair, hope, disappointment, elation, resignation, denial, eventual submission to the unavoidable and gradual acceptance.
Pacific
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2009 by Skywater Publishing Co.. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Pacific is a poetic mix of Rent and Romeo and Juliet, where two star-crossed lovers, David and Marti, set out to fulfill their dying wish: see the Pacific Ocean. In his poetry collection, Scott R. Welvaert chronicles the pair's journey through the Black Hills, past Devil’s Tower, and to Cannon Beach. Before reaching their destination, they must first accept their fates and the past mistakes.
The Skin of Lions: Rwandan Folk Tales and Fables
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You set the price! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This is a picture book collection from Rwanda. At one time all of the children in this book lived on the streets. The stories are from their personal experiences, traditional folk tales or creative imaginations. They continue a thousand-year-old oral tradition and speak for all of those that have been silenced. Author royalties go to the Rwanda Orphan's Project at www.rwandanorphansproject.org.
The Twig Painter
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A mysterious immigrant, known as TWIG, may have the cure to the HIV virus locked in his blood. As information of this revolutionary discovery is leaked, several entities launch a deadly search to find and exploit TWIG’s secrets. This medical thriller unfolds as the CIA enlists Penny Sears to track down this would-be modern-day miracle. The clock is ticking...
The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
Scams And Hypocrisy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
We are living in an era when the level of hypocrisy throughout the world is unprecedented. There has been hypocrisy since the beginning of time, but there has also been mockery and shafts of truth which have punctured the hypocrisy. Today, there is no mockery or truth. Anyone who contradicts the government is attacked and persecuted. This book pricks some of the more outrageous hypocrisies.
Bob Makransky's Magical Sampler
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Price: Free! Words: 115,640. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Magic
Written for thoughtful, intelligent people who are seeking something deeper than the usual New Age - astrological fare, Magical Sampler is a delightful smorgasbord of Bob Makransky's best writings on Relationships, Self-Transformation, Self-Healing, White Witchcraft, Paganism, Astrology, Mayan Shamanism, humorous short stories, and cartoons. Enjoy!
Good Boys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,070. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A decade in the lives of three college pals -- good boys all -- whose paths cross and recross as they approach thirtysomething still trying to sort out the little disturbances of man: the tangled webs of friendship, the wheat and chaff of profession, the gilded cage of sex, the slippery meaning of "good" in a world that isn't.
Wrongful Death: The AIDS Trial
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Series: HIV/AIDS, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
"WRONGFUL DEATH: The AIDS Trial" is the true story of how government lies and incompetence, gross medical malpractice, and unbridled greed by a drug company cost 300,000 American lives in just ten years. "It reads like a cross between a John Grisham thriller and an informative scientific treatise on AIDS." - D.D. Steele, Attorney, California. "A legitimate page-turner." - Dr. Harvey Bialy, Mexico