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The Forests of Fablemyr
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
People from all different countries, from all walks of life, are mysteriously waking up somewhere else. That somewhere is a place comprised of mankind's brightest dreams and darkest nightmares. Here, all the world's mythology lives and breathes. As they travel between the real life drama of work, family and culture and the fantastical adventures in the dream world, they begin to discover...
Breasts of Doom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: British English. Published: August 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
This is probably the saddest story ever, with a somewhat touching folded ending. It tells of a nameless newly married village girl, coerced into coming to the city with her husband to do menial work during the dry season. In a quick successive sequence of unending cruel happenings, she literally lives the life of her country.
Project 1848 – Cosmos Guidebook Proposal for a Multiparticipant Research Program and Experiment Based Around the Year 1848
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Price: Free! Words: 750. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
This is a proposal for a multidisciplinary project that examines the time period around 1848 [approximately 1842 to 1852] through a variety of approaches and uses a broad spectrum of methodologies and data to examine it in areas such as culture, history, the sciences, daily living, and in another way almost through the cosmos itself.
The Forest Awakes: Landscape and Imagery of Japan
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Asian poetry
A vivid, emotional trip throughout Japan is presented in this collection of haiku by author Kenneth Thomas with a Foreword written by Dr. Nakato Hiroshi, president of the Minneapolis Japanese School. In these three line, light verses you will be able to visualize Japan with fun, sensitive and intimate details of Japanese culture. This visual transit of Japan that will leave the reader enchanted.
TIMELESS Market
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 140. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Timeless Market, the way of life, where it begins. A place where it gives life a new meaning. An essential place of trade, a need, a part of life. From the ultra modern air conditioned, to the drenched floors & unpleasant humidity, it provides us with everything from A to Z. The market, a city within the city. There is always a reason to go, what is yours?
The Cult of Plastic Reality
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,920. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
An analysis of American pop culture through historical lens, various factors are looked it to see how the entertainment industry is able to produced celebrities such as the Kardashians and Miley Cyrus and how they have such large followings. And what it means for North American society.
چارجستار
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: Persian. Published: September 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
چارجستار دربرګیرنده پژوهشهایی پیرامون گفتمانهای فرهنگ ایران و جهان است. در بخش نخست تاریخ به بازنگری گذارده میگردد. بخش دوم پهنه فرمانروایی ایران را ارزیابی مینماید. در بخش سوم آبراه و دریای پارس شناسایی میشود و سرانجام در بخش چهارم به هفت سین نگاهی افکنده میشود. چارجستار کاری است نو و یگانه از هر دیدگاه
Fantastic Sixties Trivia Book
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music
This is a wide-ranging, fun quiz book with questions covering the social history of the 1960s, pop, rock, fashion, books, film, sport, etc. - in fact everything that shaped the most mind-blowing decade of them all! It's based on an enduring cult classic print book which has been revised and extended for distribution as an ebook.
Finding Arun
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,750. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Nineteen-year-old Aaron Rutherford is already reeling from the loss of his mother, when the unexpected revelation of a dark secret from her past changes his world forever. As the tangled web of lies unfolds and uncertainty takes over, a startling chain of events are set in motion that will see Aaron make the journey of a lifetime to discover not only who he really is, but who he wants to be.
LiveFully: Re-imagining the Greatest Calling on Earth
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
We can hear about how much God loves us everyday, and that’s great. But without a solid grasp of our role in the world, we’ll naturally focus back on ourselves, getting stuck once again in our own pride or insecurity. To live with confidence, we desperately need vision for why we’re here. If we’re going to live fully, we must re-imagine our God-given calling on the earth.