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Journal of a Sufi Odyssey A True Novel Book II
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 219,510. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Many people suppose that tasawwuf, or Sufi mysticism, is just about altered states of consciousness. In reality, however, the essence of the Sufi mystical way is to struggle to purify oneself through a constant exploration for the truth of things and use those discovered truths to help realize one's essential, spiritual potential. 'Journal of a Sufi Odyssey' gives expression to such a search.
Cheated By Death
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Series: The Jeff Resnick Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this third of a series, Jeff Resnick faces a new dilemma: someone is stalking his sister-in-law, Brenda, who fears that violence from pro-life supporters will escalate near the women's clinic where she works. Or could the threats against her have come from her abusive ex-husband? Meanwhile, Jeff grapples with meeting his estranged father and the sister he he never knew existed.
What Alice Saw
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Price: Free! Words: 2,140. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A tale of domestic abuse and the result of a woman pushed too far seen through the eyes of a child. The story is for all those women out there who are suffering and feel as if they may break down one day. Don't, walk away before it gets to that point.
You Had to Be There: Three Years of Mayhem and Bad Decisions in the Portland Music Scene
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Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 24,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
During her teenage years, author Sharon E. Cathcart dreamed of working in the music business. She lived that dream for seven years, beginning at age 18. Unfortunately, she learned that sometimes dreams turn quickly to nightmares.
Visions of Hope
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Series: Mystical Mysteries Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Mysterious visions draw psychic Libby McGraw into the life of Kipp Reed, a skeptic who has moved back to the Pacific Northwest to quell the memory of his young daughter’s disappearance. Once it becomes clear that Libby holds the keys to finding his daughter, Kipp is drawn to Libby for answers, and together they embark on an unpredictable journey of the heart.
The Jealousy Game: When Jealous Relationships Become Dangerous
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Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
Is your boyfriend or husband unreasonably jealous? Fact: Every day 3 women die at the hands of an abusive partner in the USA. Fact: Physical abuse often goes hand in hand with jealousy. People mistake jealousy for an endearing display of affection without realizing it can be a sign of something more sinister. How do you know if jealousy is simple affection or unhealthy obsession?
The Broken
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Teenager Carrie Mathers struggles to overcome the years of horrid abuse she endured at the hands of her distrurbed uncle. Her new psychiatrist, Dr. Jeff Barnes, fights to save Carrie from her nightmares and from herself while he battles his own inner demons -- guilt from a previous failure that led to the suicide of another young abuse victim.
Not My Kid
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 68,740. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Megan Reilly is a single mom raising two sons--also a journalist reporting on bomb threats at her son’s middle school. When 13-year-old Cameron is arrested for shoplifting and becomes the prime suspect in her big story, Megan’s response is, “Not my kid.” Everyone thinks Cam deserves to be put away. But the authorities haven’t bargained on the fierce power of Megan’s maternal devotion.
Murder Half-Baked
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 87,970. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Real estate agent Ellen McKenzie is looking for a new building for Grace House, a residence for needy women, and the search is interfering with her plans to marry Chief of Police Dan Dunham. Then Old Dr. Sadler is murdered, and every suspect is connected to Grace House. After it burns down, all the residents move in with Ellen and Dan. Will they ever solve the murders and get their lives back?
Taint
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Black House Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If you can't breathe, you can't scream…. Lisa purchases the cul-de-sac fixer upper with the intent of starting life anew. She never imagines her new home might be stained, or that grief might not be to blame for the malevolent air in her new home.