Books tagged: brazil

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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.
A Gathering of Vultures
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
Ballroom dancers Terri and Rick Hamilton want to be world champions. Set on Florianópolis, off the coast of Brazil, eviscerated bodies wash up on the shores of this beach paradise. It is home not only to urubús, a unique species of black vultures, but also to a group of strange women who offer Terri fame at a terrible price. Rick fears Terri is joining a cult and that his own life is in peril.
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.
Brazilian Quest
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Series: Olivia Plymouth, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,050. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The embodiment of joyous travel with the wrong suitcase takes on another exciting adventure as a fashion consultant in Brazil for the largest fashion show in Latin America. Olivia and her sister along with their respective boyfriends, also solve a mystery on a farmhouse in the mountains, inspired by psychic dreams. Olivia’s spirited overconfidence turns every obstacle into an opportunity for joy.
Tough Mothers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three speculative stories by Rebecca S. W. Bates about women in the distant future that will go to any means to protect their children. A Mother's Link Is Never Done: It's tough replacing a mother. The Growing Ponds: Can the next generation really be grown in ponds? Babysitting Earth: Should she protect the earth or protect her child?
Sigvardinho
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Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Sigvard, a young Swede, checks into a hostel in Rio de Janeiro. His fearless interest in the dark side of the culture- coupled with a propensity for blowing large wads of money carelessly- shocks and challenges the timid backpacker crowd. His downward spiral and unabashed indulgences trigger the imaginations of tale-telling travelers, giving birth to a legend that only grows as it is passed on.
The Barbosa Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
All Alexandre Barbosa's plans for the future are turned upside down by his father's gambling losses and his own decision to risk his life in opposition to the Brazilian military dictatorship of the 1960s. He and his lover, Monica, both architecture students in Rio de Janeiro, will have make new lives for themselves, living by their wits, first in Chile, then in New York.
The Travel Auction
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,130. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
It should have been their trip of a lifetime. But with just days to go, Jonathan Cork is dumped by his girlfriend. Unable to change the name on the spare ticket and fast running out of time, Jonathan decides to take desperate measures. He advertises on eBay for a travel companion with the same name as his ex. What follows is a funny, page-turning, rollercoaster ride around South America.
Desolate Warrior
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 74,950. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Martial arts
The true story of Will Ribeiro; a former professional mixed martial arts fighter out of Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, who was badly injured in a motorcycle accident (without a helmet), and who subsequently became paralyzed down one whole side of his body, and who ended up having over 30-percent of his skull removed in a last-ditch, live-saving effort.
Three Nights Everywhere
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Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
With the backpacking trip of a lifetime winding down, Ulrike finds herself desperate to avoid a return home to reality. Fate intervenes in the form of The Guide, who offers a package deal too good to be true: the chance to keep going, all the way to Everywhere. Ulrike's only concern is whether choosing a life on the trail will feel worth The Guide's commission to be paid in the end.