Books tagged: china

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Life Adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
This is a fiction short story about a family that escapes Hong Kong by waling out after the Japanese occupation in 1941.
Dave Maynard Spin, The
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Dave Maynard spent nearly 50 years in broadcasting. This book contains humorous and historical recollections of his career. Included are interviews with many legendary entertainers and political figures as well as stories gathered from his travels as leader of the first tour groups ever allowed into Russia and China. He also hosted what is referred to as the forerunner to Star Search.
The Jar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
This is a very short story about a girl who has a 150-year old candy jar on her desk that is a family heirloom. After she leaves work on Friday, another girl accidentally breaks it and tries to replace it.
Fly With Your Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: American English. Published: December 20, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History
This is an illustrated book about dreams that have been achieved. Follow the white dove of Goodness, Peace, and Joy as she takes flight from Far East China in the 8th century BC and lands nearly 28 centuries later at the Pasadena Tournament of Roses® parade in California, USA on January 1, 2013.
Traveling in China
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a true story transcribed from a friend's emailed description of his travels through China as an English teacher.
Flames And Arrows
Price: Free! Words: 69,200. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Literature » War
A Pakistani army officer egged on by his Chinese backers attempts a coup against the current military dictator. Things go out of control and in confusion, an Indian city is wiped out by a nuclear missile launched from Pakistan. Indian retaliation is halting but deadly and leads to an all out war involving multiple countries.
Kung Fu Shuffle..A Mystery Times Kids Series (Stories Geared 4 Boys)
Series: Mystery Time Kids, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,330. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I’m Ronald and while playing in our Uncle Derrick’s hologram machine, something went terribly wrong. Now we’re stuck as we battle our way through time. We are all hoping to finally beat the game and be sent home. But watch out for the deadly, Black Shadow. He can be anyone in this alternate universe. But don’t worry, with our unique gifts and smarts, we’ll find our way back…I hope!!
Chinese Military: Federal Strategic Perspective Reports - Military Transparency, PLA's Role in Elite Politics, Out of Area Naval Operations, China's Quest for Advanced Military Aviation Technologies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,290. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Communism and socialism, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Four reports from the National Defense University's Institute for National Strategic Studies examine crucial issues involving the Chinese military: assessing Chinese military transparency; civil-military relations in China and the PLA's role in elite politics; China's out of area naval operations; and China's quest for advanced military aviation technologies (buy, build or steal).
The Rowan Tree
Price: Free! Words: 145,660. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
THE ROWAN TREE is an unflinching novel of ideas that reaches from the rebellious American '60s into humanity’s global future.
Handover
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013 by Typhoon Media. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Handover, a vivid, cinematic new novella by Paul Blaney, writer in residence at Rutgers University, peels back the skin of expatriate Hong Kong to uncover vengeance, betrayal, and madness