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Rich Man-Poor Man...
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No longer a Paul-Newman playboy type, who used to leave his family waiting and wondering, Elec now prides himself on "making trades" at the various houses along the rural routes where he works. For instance, at the home of June Bug and Candy, while June Bug is away, Elec talks Candy into giving him her dead mother-in-law's hated chickens. This odd couple breaks Elec of his bad habits.
Antiquing in Florida
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Where to go throughout the entire state of Florida for vintage Highwaymen Art, and Florida's best antique and art districts! Described as "two books in one" by the St. Petersburg Times.
A Commodore 64 Walkabout
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,330. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Hardware
Open the door to your retro computing adventure! The Commodore 64 is alive and well in a thriving community of enthusiasts. The second edition of this book is your gateway to understanding and enjoying the C64 scene today whether it be through emulation or original hardware. With tutorials, reviews, personal stories, interviews, and links galore, the wide world of the C64 is at your fingertips!
The Mistress
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,280. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Coveted by many, can a mistress only be true to one person? Wealthy men conspire to own a masterpiece. A young man seeks a new beginning with his family. He becomes embroiled with criminals and stolen art.In a world of double dealing and forgery a strong woman weakens when she has to choose between duty or love.
The Road Less Travelled
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
The Teddy Bear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Edwina has had a fraught relationship with her mother ever since her father died. She grew apart from her and has made a life for herself as a public servant and as an avid teddy bear collector. Now Edwina’s mother is dying and here is a chance for each to reconcile before she dies, and Edwina can show her mother what she has become.
The Bullroarer: This World from Wilson's Promontory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 156,710. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
Here's a toy and totem, a spinning top and talisman, all in one. It howls, ‘How does a gardener get painted a pirate of the high seas?’ It roars and rings of smoke, like upcoiling incense, or dust rising from a tail-chasing dog, or a wounded bull. ‘An obsession, any material, emotional, magical possession might impassion a struggle for self-possession that rings of truth and light and saturnalia.'
Playing with Toys
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Price: Free! Words: 13,280. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Playing with Toys is a collection of 13 stories from various authors that all center growing up with our toys. They range from stories about different types of toys to collecting as a kid, playing with toys outside and about the adventures we made up while playing with our toys.
Right and Wrong Methods of Collecting Money People Owe You
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business finance
Lyn Kelley, Ph.D., Certified Professional Coach has 100's of collection seminars and collected on 100's of past due accounts. She shares with you everything you need to know about collecting money tactfully--without offending people. Specifically for service professionals and entrepreneurs. The exact scripts, forms & letters that virtually guarantee immediate payment by phone, mail, or other.
The Essential Guide to Old, Antique and Ancient Metal Spoons
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Kitchenware
This illustrated guide to spoons has been produced for finders, collectors, family historians and anyone interested in spoons from earliest times to the nineteenth century. The book is basically divided into three sections: the first covers the development of spoons, particularly silver, from earliest times; the second covers old base metal spoons and the third, some continental spoons.