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Motorcycle Messengers: Tales from the Road by Writers Who Ride
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 66,200. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Motorcycle Messengers is a collection of travel stories from some of the leading writers in the genre ... plus a few people you've never heard of. Consider it a sample pack of authors. Read a story by the fire and discover your new favourite motorcycle travel writer.
Four Years in Paris
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,790. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A compilation of memories in France from an evolving expat who only ever wanted to be French. Follow Christy Swagerty from 2011 to 2015 as she moved in and around the Île-de-France region while working abroad. Four Years in Paris takes you on a journey of a twenty-something American experiencing the fun and faux pas of living abroad for the first time.
The Venice Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,230. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These mesmerizing short stories offer a dozen glimpses into the experience of Venice, its people and its surprises, written during the author's sabbatical stay in Cannaregio.
Iranian Tango, Canadian Waltz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Life in Iran in the 1950s and 1960s. The immigrant experience in the western world. The death of the matriarch. How the family dynamic shapeshifts decade after decade. The scope of collective experience are what propels this novella, the first written by Persian-Canadian, Behrouz Mostaghaci. Equal parts tragedy, comedy and illuminating human folly, it is something many can identify with.
The Law Of Diminishing Returns
Price: Free! Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(3.00)
Meg's life is an exercise in continuous improvement, constantly striving to meet new and ambitious goals, rarely stopping to give herself credit. Vatusia's life is filled with challenges as well, but hers are primal struggles to survive-- food, shelter, clothing, and a life without violence. This is the poignant story of two women who transcend their circumstances to live a life of meaning.
The Other Side of the Median
Price: Free! Words: 2,260. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Early every morning, before even the first, red moon finished rising above the horizon of his farm, Jaime Marquez worked - wanting a better life for his son than the one he himself had been allotted at birth. Then Jaime’s mind opened to the other world, and he decided. He had to escape.
The Complete Guide Of An ESL Teacher-Survival Tips
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Education
I am an ESL teacher and I wish I had found and read an eBook like this before I went to China for my first job. It would have saved me a lot of stress and frustration. I will show teach you how to deal with every critical moment from your new life as a teacher in a foreign country.
Mr Cool
You set the price! Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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Mr Cool is the perfect consumer. Understanding him is my job.
Myanmar Memorabilia
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 32,810. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Today Publishing House. Categories: Essay » Literature, Essay » Literature
This book consist essays on Myanmar's different festival and other interesting essays touched upon Myanmar's culture.
Giants of Japan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,520. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015 and represented by Regina Ryan. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian
Giants of Japan brings to life fifteen centuries of Japanese history through lively biographical sketches of the great men and women who have shaped this fascinating and complex country. Covering industry, the arts, religion, and politics, the book includes business titans such as Morita Akio, founder of Sony; creative giants such as Kurosawa Akira; and historical icons like Shotoku.