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Tephran The Secret of the Volcano
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2012. Category: 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.
La Diablesse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ian dickens did not think that he would be here, chained to an alter, as the La diablesse performed an orgy of rituals on him. Why him? He wonders as he lay in the dark cave looking up at the black tropical sky.
Twitter Patter - 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World
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Price: Free! Words: 1,070. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
For those those times when a short one-liner is needed, here are 50 Tweet-ready Proverbs from Around the World. The "Twitter Patter" series is a collection of quotes of various subjects, all aimed at fitting within that short 140-character limit. Stop counting characters and share a nugget.
Our True Nature
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,710. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
“Audrey opens up the country to us in a whole new way. She weaves the beauty, history and culture she has found in our national parks into a spellbinding story that makes me want to get out there even more.” — Rue Mapp, founder, Outdoor Afro, California
Satanic Waters
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Price: $5.85 USD. Words: 9,600. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
From the second largest lake in the world, comes a story. A story told of the attachment the local natives have on this lake. As the lake provides a lifeline there are stories of suspicion, mistrust, witchcraft, betrayal and all... Ojungo, the principle character has a weird experience in his family, did the Satanic Waters (Lake Victoria) affect his family? or was it fate? Read on...
Moruga Tales
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The 1930s has just turned the corner into the 1940s. The place is the village of Grand Chemin in the district of Moruga, a seaside village on the south coast of Trinidad. The place is at the back doorsteps of the Author's childhood home. She grew up hearing the stories of the strange and supernatural creatures that haunted the area. Moruga Tales re-captures the oral tradition of story-telling.
The Lost Society: The Prison Memoirs of Tyreese Malloy
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Over the course of 22 months in state prison and county jail, King Thai documented his experience in journal entries, philosophical essays, and poems. He offers an intimate look into the mind of a prisoner, the horrendous conditions of modern day chattel slavery (aka the Prison Industrial Complex),religion, and Hip Hop culture.
Still More Shit that Pisses Me Off
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Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Magenta. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Pregnant men, paying stay-at-home moms, advertising, income tax deductions, people skills, boy books, speech codes, porn, god, testicular battery and tranquilizer guns, the Academy Awards, intelligent design and evolution… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
PasPasco Barrio Bike. Book 3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Will Pedro succeed in blowing up the whole Barrio with his 'bomb?'- are the rats going to get their 'just desserts?' Will Pasco, Elenise and Ben see their dreams realised. In this third book in the series you will find the answer to these, and many other,questions.
To Hellas and Back
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Modern-Day Greek Tragedy: A funny, moving true story of a woman following the love of her life to the ends of the earth, only to lose her mind!