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Call of the Kami
Series: Spirit Bridges, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,320. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Shintoism, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
The world is a fine tapestry, ever worked and ever evolving upon the loom of spirit. The worlds of the visible and invisible mesh, and sometimes the unseen is glimpsed between the red posts of the torii on a walk in the woods, or at home. The Kami ever call for their Miko, and they are both within us all. The flower of a poem opens her petals to the sun, amidst a garden of other poems.
Isobel Stellar & the Ubuntu Song
You set the price! Words: 138,180. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » General
I am the fantasy series that saved a boy from committing suicide. Love transfomed him, like it did me. Now I'm here - here in your world - to spread this love. My story will dare you higher. Deeper. Further. It will show you that the magic I found within me is in you too. Love is the energy that links every dimension, every universe, every reality. It links me and you. www.isobelstellar.com
The Road Back
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 99,440. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Choc Lit. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
When Patricia accompanies her father, Major George Carstairs, on a trip to Ladakh, north of the Himalayas, in the early 1960s, she sees it as a chance to finally win his love. What she could never have foreseen is meeting Kalden – a local man destined by circumstances beyond his control to be a monk, but fated to be the love of her life.
Lance's Travels - Does Cornwall
Price: Free! Words: 38,780. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
"I’ve long possessed a warm fondness for that southwest tip of Great Britain called Cornwall. It’s an exceptional and beautiful place. And in June 2012 I spent a(nother) delightful week travelling around in exploration. This mini book is the story of my trip interspersed with some interesting background topics regarding the unique story of this fascinating place." Lance
Social Truths
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Psychology » General
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Shadow Fade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
If you’re insane, do you know it? No. This is the story of three such people. In a blink, their town and their lives, darken under a cloud of savage murders. They find they lie at the nexus of these atrocities. Soon they discover they also lie at the core of their deliverance. Remarkably, one concludes salvation lies in yet another murder.
African Hearts
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A romance that touches the heart with its poignant tale of fresh starts, past wounds and second chances.
Return to India: an immigrant memoir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Return to India is a brilliant and powerful memoir about what it means to be an immigrant in a foreign country and what propels immigrants to return to their homeland. Following in the tradition of her first book, Monsoon Diary: a memoir with recipes, award-winning author, Shoba Narayan explores themes of family, culture and identity.
Yesterday is giving me Hell
You set the price! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Yesterday the religion of politics thrived and religious leaders sold souls for a dirty dollar. Today, I deal with the lies of yesterday; peddled by political leadership, embraced lies by clergy for filthy gain, and the hell it brings.
Tephran The Secret of the Volcano
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Deep within the volcano on the island of Tephran is a strange and powerful force. It’s guarded by the mysterious Karonquin, who live in the forbidden region beyond the Endless Barrier. The evil Minister of Science is prepared to do anything to gain control of this Blue Radiance. Tara is the daughter of a poor factory worker and Dado is the son of the secretary to the Minister of Order.