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Jacob's Tails . . . (Back-to-the-Land)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals
"Jacob's Tails"-a collection of stories with over 50 photographs highlighting the adventures of Jacob (the eldest dog)and his humans, Lynne and Fred over seven years going back-to-the-land in the 60s and 70s. Armed with how-to books and little experience: they had chickens that wouldn't lay; a goat that wouldn't milk; and a horse that avoided work. They built a dome; used wind power and survived.
Constitutional Issues and the Idea of Leadership
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » US Constitution
The first chapter of this book takes an extended look at the many themes that are central to the construction of a constitution and does so against the backdrop of the Canadian Constitution which was re-negotiated in 1980s. The second and third chapters explore different facets of the idea of leadership. The last chapter looks at 9/11 and the Constitution in terms of several investigations.
Bones
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,970. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2010 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In Canada’s north, Linus, an Indian, takes two old friends to an ancient mammoth-bone burial site under an old black spruce. If they can excavate the bones, riches will flow Linus’ way. But Linus’ people’s roots run as deep as the old black spruce’s and the mammoth bones go even deeper. Deep enough digging the bones up might release something darker than the bones’ fluting songs.
Airborne: The Speculative Elements, v.2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
These fourteen stories and three poems, all in the SpecFic genres, breathe unexpected possibilities into the atmosphere that surrounds and fills us. Take flight with these tales and explore what is always elusive: microscopic particles, airwaves, wind, space, sound, and spirit.
How To Save Money Now
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal finance
Learn Where and How you can cut thousands of dollars from everyday expenses. My home phone and cell phone is less than $10 a month including long distance. Say goodbye to bank charges and lots more. Saving a few hundred a year on ten or twenty expenses saves thousands every year. Find ways to save $7,000 a year in my book. Updated Sept/12 adding the eat healthier and cheaper diet.
Si tu savais...
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Price: $3.85 USD. Words: 84,100. Language: French. Published: October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Un jeune étudiant qui, en route pour l'université, est, bien malgré lui, plongé dans son futur. Il apprendra qu'il deviendra, un jour, père d'un enfant gravement malade. À la suite d'aventures parfois palpitantes, tantôt émouvantes et, à l'occasion, cocasses, il finira devant un choix capital… Choisira-t-il de mettre cet enfant au monde? "J'ai adoré! Bravo!", Christine Michaud, TVA
A Kangaroo Loose in Shetland
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join Lachlan and Janet who set out from sunny Australia and arrive in Shetland in a blizzard. They travel on to the North Isles, Britain's remotest islands, where Lachlan takes over the Church of Scotland parish. Their lives become full of adventure and interest as they interact with the friendly locals and explore Shetland's wild, lonely beauty. This light hearted account is a 'feel good' book.
Livin' Life Large - Simple Actions that Create Success
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
Life is simple. "Livin’ Life Large: Simple Actions that Create Success" is the most basic personal development book ever written. Changing your life and getting the most out of every single moment of every single day is simple. Learn to have more fun, be happy, balance life, work hard/play hard -- all using small town wisdom. By motivational speaker Tyler Hayden.
Palate Press: The online wine magazine, The Best of the Press, Volume I
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,000. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010 by Palate Press. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Wine
Palate Press launched in September, 2009. Since then more than 100 different writers from around the world, including Dan Berger, W. R. Tish, and Mary Ewing-Mulligan, have contributed more than 800 stories on everything wine, from simple reviews to complex discussions of the science of wine. In this book we collect the most loved stories from our first year for wine lovers everywhere.
Westsiders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,330. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Petra Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Finn gives us "real gems" (Darrell Squires, Library Resources Board, Newfoundland) -- sketches from the social fabric and the subtle influence of the American presence in Newfoundland, Canada, in the 1940s and 1950s. Like a ship in the mist there emerges from these ardent, tragicomic lives, a recognition of ourselves. -- * drama * relationships * desire and delusion * --