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Crisis to Creation: Our Power of Choice
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,510. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Personal catastrophe: why is it that some wouldn't trade the experience for anything? Does it take a nightmare to catalyze a dream? Through stories of crisis, James Macartney offers this paradigm-shifting perspective and tools for all to use to move into creative choice, whether in crisis, or not. Learn to choose creative footing in any situation, even when confronting the abyss
Two Journeys
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,830. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A man on a business trip to Japan, a pandemic, and a dying world. A viral disease wipes away all of humanity, and Alan discovers that he is the sole survivor. Accompanied by two stray dogs he sets out on a journey to Berlin, straight across Asia and 10,000 miles of hardship.
The Unit
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Sam Bailey is one of Earth’s last few survivors after the sun has turned into a red giant, but with time running out, will he come to terms with his past before it is too late?
The Post-Apocalyptic Primer
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,710. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A how-to guide like no other, this wildly informative debut takes a speculative and darkly entertaining look at the intersection of science, history, and science fiction for the many ways the civilization of man might come crashing down and what one needs to survive those events and thrive in what comes after.
Cathartes Aura and the Apocalypse Zoo
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A post-apocalyptic story of a zoo on the day no one showed up. Narrated by a captive turkey vulture. Written in verse. 10 syllables per line, 10 lines per stanza, 10 stanzas per chapter, and 10 chapters overall. The first episode in the series. The narrator must escape his cage and navigate a zoo without keepers or tourists on his way to a world without structure.
Drawing Down the Stars
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
On a dark, frozen world, light years away from Earth, the last remnants of humanity struggle to survive. With no light to heat their world, mankind must rely on Starfire dancers to draw the light from a distant star to warm their cities. Aewit is just such a dancer. She's loyal to her group, but when division among her people threatens to destroy everything she knows, which side will she choose?
A Most Helpful Text
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Price: Free! Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Journalist Madeline Ferrero's ability to spot patterns in online text leads her on a chase: to find the ‘Helpful Gremlin’ who’s been predicting disasters in the Chicago area without fail for over a decade. The hunt takes an unexpected twist when she starts getting texts from the mysterious Gremlin. But are they thinly veiled threats from someone with the talent to predict the future?
The Chocolate Cake (A Culinary Catastrophe - #1)
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Series: A Culinary Catastrophe, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,870. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Tak has invited the man of her life - or so she hopes - for dinner at her home. As she is a passionate cook, this project doesn't faze her until she learns that he has a sweet tooth and would do anything for chocolate. Now dessert is something Tak has never cared for. Out of her depth, Tak organizes a last-minute recipe from her best friend Jenny, and from then on, things spiral out of control.
The Strawberry Mousse (A Culinary Catastrophe - #2)
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Series: A Culinary Catastrophe, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Desserts
Tak is nervous because she'll meet Zen's family for the first time. To impress everybody, Tak and Zen decide to prepare a legendary family recipe of strawberry mousse. However, they first have to organize some organically grown strawberries because the aunt is an avid fan of health food. As they're not easy to come by, things start to get out of control right from the beginning . . .
The Meyersco Helix
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,880. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
"How the hell did we come to where the President of the United States has two minutes to decide whether he will nuke Boston or kill the world instead?" *** “Mr McCoy gets on with the job of telling us exactly what it is like in the Heart of Darkness. He has the soldier's eye for terrain and the soldier's eye for character. This has the ring of truth.” — John Braine Sunday Telegraph