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48 Stunden in Jerusalem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,140. Language: German. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Erleben Sie die "Stadt des Goldes", eine heilige Stadt dreier Religionen, eine der ältesten Städte der Welt und die Hauptstadt von Israel in 48 Stunden.
The Seven Year Laowai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: American English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literature » Biographical
An ESL teacher's recollections of the seven years he spent teaching English in Wuhan, China. From the alcoholism which led him there to the nasty power games that pushed him out, The Seven Year Laowai provides an unflinching look at the lives of ESL teachers in the smoggy never-never land of Wuhan, China.
Intent to Kill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,000. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
From the author of Fatal Intent comes another riveting romantic suspense novel.
Deadly Election
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: British English. Published: October 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
This tale of politics and murder is not for the fainthearted. The racy plot swerves and turns through the jungles of the Philippines. The evil Senator Consuelo will stop at nothing to achieve the Presidency. Deceit, Lust and Intrigue abound as the author takes you on a breathtaking journey through the capital city, Manila. Nothing is what it seems. The final twist will leave you wanting more.
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
From Tattoos to Textiles, Murni's Guide to Asian Textiles, All You Need to Know…And More
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Apparel, costumes, & textiles, Nonfiction » History » Asian
From Tattoos to Textiles examines the evolution and meaning of Asian textiles from earliest times by reference to how they are made and the use to which they are put by tribal societies, particularly in Indonesia. There are references to ancient mythologies and photographs from the author's collection.
Fear and Loathing in Bangkok
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Political
TV images and news reports of demonstrations, deaths, demands and chaos in Thailand make Moore’s essays in Fear and Loathing in Bangkok a timely book. These are essays to read at this vital crossroads in Thai political development. The essays will deepen your understanding of what makes Thailand a special and unique country.
Well Water Woman
Series: Grandmothers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Ethnic Studies / Asian American Studies, Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies
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Well Water Woman is a personal narrative of a Chinese American female who explores and reconstructs her journey from girlhood to womanhood, piecing information from two generations of memories to weave the life and legacy of the paternal grandmother whom she has never personally met. This short memoir explores the inner workings of spirit through the cycle of birth, life, death, and eternity.
The Marriage Tree
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...
How to Photograph the Cranes of Kichan, India
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
This is a photo guide to the Kichan area of India. Use our photo guides and get much better photos while in India.