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Living with AIDS - Dying of AIDS - Being Remembered
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Price: Free! Words: 2,630. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
Poems on a parent’s reflections of a son’s life with AIDS through the stages of progressing deterioration, death, and remembering him long after. Shows alternating despair, hope, disappointment, elation, resignation, denial, eventual submission to the unavoidable and gradual acceptance.
Fortress on the Sun
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,550. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009 by Phoenix Pick. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ra is a 21st century prison camp that also acts as facility for harvesting metals—from the Sun. The prisoners have all been banished here for extreme crimes, but none of them remember anything from their past.
CURE Diet: 7 Day Fruit and Vegetable Fast
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,530. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
An introduction to eating live whole foods. Changing the Use of a Refined Environment is a method of incorporating food that heals into your daily life. This book begins with a fast of only fruits and vegetables progressing to 30 days of eating whole foods with over 20 specific recipes and nutrient measurements. Over 7 days of an exact menu with micro nutrient details as well as macro nutrient.
Morningwood
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When a strange old man slowly shuffles in front of a suburban house, the quiet neighborhood is turned upside down. A short story by Scott Semegran.
What Future?
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Series: Avenging Angel Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 173,200. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
In 2010 a flu virus spread from overseas to the United States, killing children and those with fragile immunity. Kelly Martin and her brothers had been exposed before they were quarantined in a mountain bunker owned by their father. Ten year old Keith had been born during the plague and it killed his mother. Kelly and Kevin cared for their newborn brother as the diseased mutated and they changed.
Memories of an Eastern Sky
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Memories of an Eastern Sky is a fiction based on the true story of a boy born into a loving family in the freezing, lawless, and foreboding confines of China. The main character quickly learns that the government wields crushing power. When officials accuse his father of being counterrevolutionary, his family makes the courageous decision not to succumb to the Cultural Revolution.
Henry's Nursing Notes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Ian Martin spent three years as a hospital orderly and kept a ward diary chronicling the sights, sounds and smells that assailed him. Based on this record, "Henry Fuckit's Nursing Notes" is an unflinching account of nursing the sick and dying. Looking through the eyes of his disreputable hero, Martin uses a brutal blend of cynicism and dark humour to describe a world of suffering and pathos.
Sensei of Shambala
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Price: Free! Words: 108,820. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
The books of Anastasia Novykh are phenomenous for the fact that every person sees as if in the mirror something of his or her own, purely personal. This book discloses the inner world of a sixteen-year-old girl, who suddenly encounters death face to face. This pushes her to reconsideration of her own life and search of answers to the everlasting questions: “What is the sense of life?"
Boracic Lint
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Price: Free! Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
An out of work actor with a serious superiority complex lands work playing Santa Claus in the grotto of the world famous London department store, Harridges. It seems like child's play , it turns out to be anything but. Every ounce of his improvisation skills is challenged by the children who come to see him. His colleagues stretch his wit and wisdom to the limit until he makes a fateful decision.
anathema
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Chapbook of 48 dark poems about vampires, aliens, angels, demons, monsters, diseases, villains, rogues, and the sea. The bulk of these were written during my years as an undergraduate student at George Mason University, in Fairfax, Virginia, and represent some of my favorite themes: death, lost love, the ocean, alienation, and (odd as it may seem) disease.