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Poems from My Heart
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Art
poems and art of artist Dawn B Davies
Mail-Order Wings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
"Fly with your own wings!" said the ad in Andrea's comic book. "Money-back guarantee!" Andrea knew it couldn't be true, but she sent in her money for the wings kit anyway. What happened next was wonderful beyond imagining--and then very, very frightening.
Strata
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 14,360. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2011 by Emergency Press. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » European philosophy
Strata is a series of interconnected lyric prose poems that fluctuate between order and chaos like flocks of swallows rearranging themselves in flight. The rhythmic oscillation of the poems builds into a postmodern story that weaves through the life of a poet who’s migrated from Poland to the U.S.
The Woodsman
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Multi-colored splashes of sugar maple leaves carpet the ground, disturbed only by squirrels scrounging for acorns and the woodsman's autumnal pilgrimage to cut firewood. Many happy days of the old man's life were spent in these hardwood hills, and he journeys here each fall with his memories. Spend a day with him and share his life in a day.
Natural Instinct
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
The bulk of my poems find their inspiration in the natural world. There's nothing I love more than lolling around just enjoying being a part of it all. Come and join me.
The Boy Who Flew and Other Tales of India for Children
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,600. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Vivid tales of enchantment set in India. Can a cobra be a sorceress? What would it be like to fly, exhilarating or terrifying? Talking animals, transformations, maharajahs, and palaces. Illustrated with beautiful watercolors by Laurie McLaughlin Ward.
Spitfire - The Remarkable Flight Of A Very Courageous Hummingbird
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
This adventure story explores the beauty and myths of hummingbirds. The main characters; Spitfire and his sister Amelia, encounter situations while migrating from Panama to the United States. Illustrations by Jessica Hargreaves. Book design and map illustration by Jen O'Brien.
La république des oiseaux
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: French. Published: April 28, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Animals
Ces pages sur la nature et les animaux sont à la fois très lyriques et d’une grande justesse, en particulier lorsqu’il s’agit de décrire leurs mœurs, à la fois familières et étranges. Ami des bêtes (comme Victor Hugo), il en défendra la cause auprès des hommes de son temps.
A Hundred Years or More
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Captured in the wild, caged and sold to an unsuspecting family, a parrot adjusts to his new world, his new life, with the help of a young girl. Theirs is a love story, not a romance. A unique perspective on life--and an extraordinary friendship--as observed through the keen eye of a narrator, who has heard it said time and time again, "Parrots live a hundred years or more."
Bird Feathers and Horse Tails
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,230. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
This enchanting collection contains three short flash stories and one poem designed to be read while curled up in a comfy chair. Enjoy the romance of a stranger communing with a wild bird in Lugano, Switzerland. A governess cart ride through the snow to Midnight Mass at Christmas. The antics of a foal as he encounters snow for the first time. And dastardly deeds at the local horse barn!