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Quick Quirk Quiz - Science & Technology
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Test your knowledge of the things that make our lives easier in these 28 true tales behind researchers and their discoveries. Can you match the inventors to their inventions after hearing the story behind their development?
Childish Discoveries: The Sandwich and Other Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Look through innocent childish eyes in these 7 short stories, and discover that those eyes may not be so innocent after all. A sandwich turns deadly, a trampoline becomes an avenger, and the hallway coat closet harbors a secret occupant. These stories and others may make you remember your own childish discoveries in the mysterious grown-up world.
Bouncing Baby Boy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Micro-Gee, Gary Poland Junior, weighed less than a pound on the Moon at birth. As the first Moon baby Micro-Gee found fame without trying, much like the SECOND time he captured headlines.
The Tonga Book — February 1805 – June 1811
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,240. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
The remarkable adventures of young William Mariner on a voyage around the world and his long sojourn in the islands of Tonga wherein he gives us a full account of the inhabitants of those islands and the conduct of their lives.
Seventy North to Fifty South - The Story of Captain Cook's Last Voyage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 115,920. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Seventy North to Fifty South is an annotation of the published journal written by Captain James Cook during his third voyage: the voyage with major geographic and political consequences. His journal reports were filled with navigational and geographical detail plus anthropological observations about the inhabitants.
Bigfoot Challenge of the Century
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,110. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
This is a surprising story entwining elements of fiction and reality. The author is led to a prehistoric cave site with priceless artifacts, gold and diamonds quite accidentally when a family of Bigfoot/Sasquatch, yes S-A-S-Q-U-A-T-C-H befriend him. His compassion and desire to protect "his friends" from being discovered is only a glimpse of this unusual encounter.
The Body is the Hero
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 88,960. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases / immune system
This is the amazing story of what happens when the immune system goes haywire. Reading like a scientific thriller, the book intertwines science with history to describe the discoveries and flashes of brilliance of men such as Semmelweise and Pasteur, and the modern-day struggles of doctors and researchers to pry out why the immune system saves one person and kills another. The book also recounts a
Genation 1; Earth volk
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Price: Free! Words: 207,760. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
From a massive nebula, the Genation nebula, came a female volk carrying twins. She will not only give birth to Eddy Evon, the narrator of the first Genation story, but she will start an adventure like no other for it will involve the entire planet earth. Follow Eddy, the son of his volk mother, Gastonish, in their thrilling adventure back to their home world.
The Lewis and Clark Chronicles; Part One - Fort Mandan to the Yellowstone River
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » World
Anyone reading these Chronicles will agree with historian and author Stephen Ambrose when he famously said, “The journals he [Captain Meriwether Lewis] wrote are among his greatest achievements and constitute a priceless gift to the American people!”
We All Wanna Save the World
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You set the price! Words: 40,890. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
john lennon sang it and many of us would like to do it. discover the results when seven different individuals try to save their world in seven unique ways.