Books tagged: brazil

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Sabará 18
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,610. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A novel set in Colonial Minas Gerais, Brazil, 18th century. In Portuguese only. Everything happens in Vila Real de Nossa Senhora da Conceição do Sabará. A minor event, a Saint Joseph's statue was stolen from within a Catholic church, turns itself into a big mistery, along with a priest murder and some other strange occurrences.
Além das Fronteiras
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: Portuguese. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Diante da oportunidade de realizar seu sonho de regressar ao Brasil, após catorze anos morando no exterior, Luna é forçada a encarar as escolhas que fez em sua vida, embarcando numa incrível jornada de autoconhecimento. Além das Fronteiras irá conquistar a leitora moderna que, sem abrir mão de seus sonhos, tenta conciliar seus seus diversos papéis de mãe, mulher e profissional.
Aparição
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Price: Free! Words: 4,470. Language: Portuguese. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
O povo russo finalmente liberto do jugo tirânico dos czares. Lenine dirigindo um discurso empolgado a uma praça a abarrotar de revolucionários fervorosos. Uma estranha figura de branco surgindo do nada e pairando sobre eles. Comunismo e cristianismo em duelo de bofetões. Será que já nada é sagrado?
The Tragic Death of Major Policarpo Quaresma
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Considered Barreto's magnum opus, this book tells the story of Policarpo Quaresma, a radical Brazilian patriot. Policarpo's dearest dream is to see Brazil as one of the world's most powerful nations, but he notices a lot of problems in his country...
Lucas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
A young black teenager tries to survive the West,Brazil and poverty while living in a Favela(slum). He tries to know his name, while others have already given him another one. His journey is to tell the world, "My name is Lucas." It's a story about us, a love story, a story about father and son, a story about who we are, what we shouldn't be and who we can be.
Líder Forte
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,090. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management and human resources
Conheça os segredos que fazem do líder uma entidade capaz de reduzir o tempo de exposição à crises, minimizar os seus reflexos, atingir objetivos e, ainda, inspirar pessoas. O Líder Forte possui perfil reto, autêntico, valioso e sólido como diamante. Esta liderança tem como diferencial a independência, exclusividade e a forma como o bom preparo associado à experiência lapidaram seu comportamento.
Wedding Song
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
Failed composer Maestro Romão, ill, is seeking desperately to complete a piece of music he had abandoned in 1779, shortly after his marriage. In this brief and moving tale by the Brazilian master Machado de Assis, one of his finest, the frustrated artist Romão struggles momentarily against the oblivion that, he now sees, will be his lot.
Alfa 33 e o Furúnculo de Salazar
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Series: Alfa 33, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,630. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
"No mundo do agente Alfa 33, o 25 de Abril não resultou e a ditadura do Estado Novo mantém-se até aos nossos dias. Portugal continua pobre e atrasado, mas a situação parece menos grave porque ninguém está autorizado a queixar-se." Opinião subversiva não visada pela Comissão de Censura
The Astro-Dragon
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 13,650. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012 by enpublikant. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Wilvo, like his father, is a space junk salvager. When his dad recovers a defective satellite, launched in 2241, the Pan-American Information Service pressures him to abort. His father continues. Suddenly he sends a distress signal. What’s entangling his spaceship? Can Wilvo, helped by Yaritza from PAIS, save his father? This story was awarded the NCSF-prize 2009.
Millstone City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Zarahemla Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Elder Carson works as a Mormon missionary in Olinda, an ancient city on the northeastern coast of Brazil. One night, he sneaks out to call his girlfriend and witnesses a gang hit. Now a suspect in a murder investigation, cops and drug traffickers have taken an interest in him, and for reasons that have nothing to do with religion. For this missionary, the "best two years" may also be his last.