Books tagged: civics

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Paying Taxes, American Style (Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,240. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
With 15 minutes left on the clock until the courthouse closes for the weekend, Leticia is all alone at the front desk and deep into her bodice-ripper paperback when an old man walks in to pay the taxes that he owe - and then some. (A 1,825-word short story.)
CDR: Government
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Government is not a big mystery. It is not even unique to us human beings. Wolves hunt in packs and caribou migrate in herds. Fish school. Even insects swarm and live in “colonies.” Why? 1) Protection from threats and harm 2) Acquiring the basic necessities of life It's not rocket science. It's nature. Leave it to human nature, though, to pervert it. But that would be poltics.
Saviors of the Bugle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Unfazed by ridicule, rumors and danger, Wendy Wright rounds up her two best friends and other classmates to help pull the town's only newspaper, the Bugle, from the brink of financial collapse. The task is not an easy one for a band of teenagers, especially when the newspaper's biggest foe has a dark side that no one knows about. Wendy's actions make headlines, and not all of them are good.