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Desi-Pun!
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
There are quite a few synonyms of “Contrast” like Dissimilarity, Variation, Gap, Difference, Divergence, Unlikeness, Disparity etc. I want to add one more word in this list “India”. This crazy country is beautiful, vibrant & deep. When you think that you know a lot about India it presents some new permutation & combination leading to countless invisible probabilities.
I'll tell you why
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 38,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Have you ever asked yourself: Why do girls do the things they do? Do not despair. I can walk you through it. All the dirty little secrets about dating, relationships and sex will be exposed in a unique conversational style, heavy on lowbrow and shock humor. If you find yourself intrigued, then take a seat. It is time to tell you why.
From the Ganges to the Snake River
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,250. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
From the Ganges to the Snake River, an East Indian in the American West is a tender, often amusing, account of the landscape and people of Idaho written with an outsider’s perspective. It interweaves East Indian culture with Northwestern reality, reflecting on the difficulties, discoveries, and delights of being a stranger in a strange land.
Los Quemados, Book I: The Shadow of Don Quixote
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 204,470. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
With its civil war, cocaine cartels, criminals, pirates, and crooked politicians, San DiMarco is the most dangerous country in the western hemisphere. Within this environment Felix Dominguez must find and bring to justice those responsible for a series of bombings. Felix turns to a beautiful cocaine princess for help, and they find themselves fighting to survive together in a lawless country.
GREECE - 100 Travel Tips
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Planning a holiday to Greece? "100 travel tips" is a must-read before you set out. It discusses when to go, what to expect, luggage, transportation, the traditions, food, accommodation. It considers the people themselves, island-hopping, the ancient sites, outdoor activities, and shopping. Even if all you want to do is veg-out in peace under the Mediterranean sun, you still need to check this book
All Over the Map
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2012. Category: Essay » Political
Foreign policy analyst John Feffer looks at global affairs in the Obama era. This collection of more than 125 Foreign Policy In Focus columns covers war, peace, terrorism, global economics, culture, democracy, and the environment. It critically analyzes what's happening all over the map, from the financial crisis to the Arab Spring, and offers specific recommendations for Washington policymakers
Questions For A Culture That Has Closed Its Mind
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012 by Bard and Book. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / History & Culture
Q: Are they stories, or are they test? A: They're both! From OJ Wolfsmasher comes a delightful experiment in fiction that will grab your brain by the ear and force it to consider new possibilities.
Kandani
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,610. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Kandani is the first of a six book epic titled Born Alone. Nyokara is the only child to have ever been born alone in a universe of twins. Her extraordinary birth has given her many powers and abilities beyond expectation, increasing society's fear of her. She must discover why she is the Kandani while dark characters are secretly fighting for her powerful soul.
Ginger Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by Sheraton Media. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
‘Ginger Lily’ charts the joys, trials and tribulations of family and social life in Barbados in the latter half of the 20th Century. With wonderfully drawn characters, author Margaret Knight integrates humour and wit with the serious issues of racial and class prejudice which pervaded Barbadian society at the time, and interracial relationships which were very much frowned upon.
A Poem of Science, Or This Our Frost-Weary Harbor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A magisterial and powerfully original poetic epic of science history, this book presents with lyrical magic the triumphs and struggles of key sciences that have altered and shaped the terrain of modern culture. It skillfully combines praise and criticism for the various key figures and revolutionary moments in this history, including their breakthroughs and their personal struggles.