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Taking the Long Way Home: An Unexpected Adventure from Shanghai to Hangzhou
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Undisputedly, Hangzhou, known for its extravagant natural beauty and thousands of years of tea and silk culture, is simply the most traditionally elegant city in China. It is a "must see" on an China itinerary. But, be careful how you get there!
Qi lái! - Arise!
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,390. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Edition Katzenschwanz. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » History
Translated from German - available in English 1st time! From 1939 till the end of the war in 1945 the Viennese doctor Walter Freudmann served with the Chinese Red Cross on the side of the Chinese government forces in the Sino-Japanese war. After his return he wrote a report about his adventures in China and Burma which was published in 1947 by Neue Zeit publishing house in Linz, Austria.
Middle Eastern Fortune Telling in Shanghai
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,940. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by West Lake Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Eastern mysticism
Everywhere in Asia fortune tellers are willing, but not necessarily able, to give meaning to your life. They offer you all sorts of prescient methods from which to choose. One can take the results from any method with a grain of salt or put faith in them and live accordingly. I was a pragmatic naysayer, until fortune telling came home to roost one afternoon in a small restaurant in Shanghai.
Story 5: The Taoist Priest of Laoshan
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Die Antariksa-Saga - Sturm über Manchin
Price: Free! Words: 71,720. Language: German. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Nachdem Grimzhag das Reich der Khuzbaath erobert hat, macht er sich daran, sein Imperium aufzubauen. Die alte Karawanenstraße, welche von Manchin bis zu den Ländern des Westens führt und durch das Gebiet des ehemaligen Khuzbaathreiches verläuft, lässt er jedoch sperren. Das ruft Zaydan Shargut und die anderen Kaufleute auf den Plan, denn diese Maßnahme unterbindet den Handel der Menschen...
Story 13: The Trader's Son
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Cascade
Series: Cascade, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 55,390. Language: Australian English. Published: November 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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"Cascade" is a historical fantasy set in a fictional world, which is reminiscent of the Three Kingdoms era of China. Follow Bai Jiang of Li from oppressed child draftee to famous warlord. Are his alliances and strategic genius enough to overcome the tyrannous Li family?
身份盗窃 防止受骗及应对方案 (ID Theft Scams and Solutions)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 420. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: November 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Identity theft, Nonfiction » True Crime » Computer Crime
.图书广告 在犯罪激增的年代,个人资料的盗窃也愈演愈烈、频频发生,民众的隐私权丝毫得不到保障。本书为你提供了最专业的解决方案以保护你的个人资料安全防止个人资料被盗取。 understanding the crime explosion of the century,that is the horror of identity theft, expert solutions to protect your identity and educate yourself before it happens to you.
Story 16: The Magic Sword
Series: Sample Titles from Pu Songling, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
This Smashwords edition of Strange Stories from a Chinese Studio was transcribed from the 1908 Second Edition of a translation by Herbert A. Giles. Broomhandle Books has edited the stories to provide modern punctuation and styling so as to make them more accessible to a reader in this e-book format. In addition, Chinese personal and place names have been rendered into modern pinyin.
Beijing Vampires
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,410. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dracula has found a new home in Beijing. Kung Fu, Vampires, Big Business, International Banking, and Lost Treasure await you. Come and have a look.