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From Clay to Classrooms: An Architect's Dream to Advance Education in Africa
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
In September 2010, Canadian architect Alan R. Roy left for Tanzania to realize two long-held dreams - climb Mount Kilimanjaro, and build a school. He accomplished both, and ended up building two schools, in five weeks! An amazing adventure full of colourful insights and amusing incidents that expose the charm and friendliness of a struggling people determined to educate their children.
Hold the Dog!: 16 Days in Mongolia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 34,370. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In 2005, Jack Fisher set out to travel from Hong Kong to Berlin over land. It was supposed to be all about China, Russia and the Trans-Siberian railway. Mongolia just happened to get in the way: a necessary stamp in the passport. But five years on, it wasn't the four months in China or Russia that brought pen to paper, but 16 unscheduled days in Mongolia. This is the story of those 16 days.
Sam, the Strawb Part
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Sam dresses up as a pirate and attaches a jolly roger to his rickety bicycle to hijack as many strawberries as he can. The five-century-old Commodore Swinkill tries to hunt him down. The strawberry-buckling chase criss-crosses Canada and unites the people behind the young buccaneer. All proceeds from this story go to Children at Risk in support of children with autism spectrum disorders.
Healing Waves: A Charity Anthology for Japan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Last March, when I heard the news of an 8.9 (some reports placed it at 9.2) earthquake and seven meter tall tsunami hitting northern Japan near Honshu, my first thought was concern for my daughter-in-law’s relatives. Her father lives in Tokyo, but she has aunts and a grandparent in Osaka in northern Japan. I know very little about Japanese geography.
Grandpa & Henry
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
After his grandfather falls ill, an orphan boy must learn how to fend for himself in a strange city.
The Lost Children: A Charity Anthology
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,480. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
30 stories to benefit PROTECT: The National Association to Protect Children (US) and Children 1st (Scotland). Includes stories by Paul D. Brazill, Susan Tepper, Chad Rohrbacher, Fiona "McDroll" Johnson, James Lloyd Davis, David Barber, Ron Earl Phillips, J.F. Juzwik, Nicollette Wong, Susan Gibb, MaryAnne Kolton, Luca Veste, Lynn Beighley and Thomas Pluck.
Dragon Dreams
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Price: Free! Words: 110. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Art
Dragon Dreams is a picture book which was inspired by my best friends courageous fight with a terrible disease.
Wondering How You were Doing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Mike walks away from a good life to live on the streets with the homeless. He writes notes to his sister asking for items for the homeless and inspires others to give.
Tales from the Edge - A Child's Play Story Collection
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of stories and poems for children of all ages, from 1 to 101! This is a charity anthology with all proceeds being donated to the Child's Play charity.
The Future Seed
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short story. John and Margaret Posvar, American Midwest farmers, keep alive the values sent down by their ancestors from the Old World. Their neighbors become hostile when they befriend new, foreign neighbors, then send a portion of their harvest to overseas relief. The Posvars' charity enriches their family's world view, but the local backlash threatens to bankrupt and disinherit them.