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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.
Persimmon
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Series: The Sword of the World, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Mountain Springs House mspringspub@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Kee-Yong was a martial arts legend in Korea, but now she's lost in the crowds of New York. Wielding the sword keeps her steady when her father isn't - but when she finds a new teacher it ignites his rage. Two sons of the city bring her good and evil, an explosive conflict that leaves her deeply marked and puts her in the eye of a cultural storm.
Do the Beatbox
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Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Plays » American / African American
This is a musical and picture book. With two children will enjoy rapping in an elementary style and doing the beatbox with three letters sounds. Good for the ages of 5 and 6.
I am Cornflower: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
My white name is Kathy, but my Indian name is Cornflower. I was born in the time when the flowers blossom in the stalks of corn around our village. The cornflower blossom was the first thing my father saw after I had been brought into the world of men. That is why I have the name Cornflower. Read the 15-Minute bio of this Apache girl. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core SS