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Digital Wind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
A modest collection of original poems covering various styles. Subjects range from love, to the soul, to even the nature of poetry itself. It is truly poetry for the modern age.
Paying Taxes, American Style (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
With 15 minutes left on the clock until the courthouse closes for the weekend, Leticia is all alone at the front desk and deep into her bodice-ripper paperback when an old man walks in to pay the taxes that he owe - and then some. (A 1,825-word short story.)
Mervin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2011 by Timas Yayin Grubu. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Mervin is the story of the coming of age of a young German officer's candidate during World War II. We are taken from his childhood through his experience first hand with the atrocities of war. This is the portrait of a young man who is seeking meaning in a world which has been left in smoldering ruins around him.
The Visa Book
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 55,300. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
60% of the countries of world do not require a visa for American passport holders. But which ones? Online information about visa rules are often incorrect and outdated -- and almost never cite their source. The Visa Book gives you all the rules in one place!
How I Discovered America - Death and the Woman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A curious adventure minded foreign stay-at-home dad explores his suburban neighborhood and discovers America and himself.
Brotherly Love and Betrayal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,360. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
There's no pain like betrayal from someone you love. For months Crystal's husband, Donnie, has worked more hours than he's ever worked. He's been distant and intimacy has come to a screeching halt. Unhappily married Stephen, Donnie's older brother, is always there to pick up the pieces and to listen when Donnie messes up. Read the story of two brothers, one woman, and two devastating secrets.
The Great World History Quiz
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
World history trivia for the history buff or anybody with an interest in the past. Covers Ancient up the twentieth century. -In what year was the first test tube baby born? -In which African nation did the Mau Mau Rebellion take place? -What was Leon Trotsky's original name? With hundreds of questions and answers arranged into categories this is sure to challenge and entertain all.
-ologist at Large
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Price: Free! Words: 690. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Writers of the Apocalypse. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Comics
Sometimes things that happen in real life are just too funny NOT to put into a comic book collection. This is a collection of possibly but maybe not based on truth little comics from my brief days as an archaeology student.
Road to California: The Search for a Southern Overland Route, 1540-1848
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,910. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Native American
"Road to California" for the first time brings together the story of the search for a southern overland route to California by Spaniards, Mexicans and Americans. The book also tells about the response of Native Americans to the invasion of their lands. The story ends in 1848 when discovery of gold in California's Sierra Nevada assured that the trails would be worn deep by the argonauts.
Portcoma
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Isolated from his nation of Portcoma, 16 year old Lino watches his father create a new animal species which blows open the doors for desert colonization. Unveiled by this creation are organized threats that will shake the foundation of a forgotten tribal people ready to reclaim their land of what once was the western United States.