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Junana
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You set the price! Words: 132,680. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Junana tracks the arc of a new society in an alternative present time, using concepts and technologies that are mostly available today. Junana displays the future of education that many top scholars in the field are beginning to discuss.The eventual convergence of Internet gaming and education will put powerful learning tools into the hands of teens. In Junana we follow several of these teens.
Les Pensees Dangereuses: Dangerous thoughts about life, love, pets, friends and depression
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,910. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
Part autobiography and part inspiration, "Les Pensees Dangereuses" (French for "dangerous thoughts") is a series of essays on friendship, spirituality, education, bullying, animals, clinical depression and more. Author Sharon E. Cathcart ("In The Eye of The Beholder") shares her thoughts, including an unfinished autobiography, "Unmasking My Phantoms: My Dance With Madness," in this new book.
Hocus Focus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,620. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
Lenny Lusendt receives a pair of contacts that enable him to see who people really are. He sees living Ken and Barbie dolls, and teachers who are cavemen, mummies and cardboard cutouts. Since he’s the only one who sees who Pauline really is (everyone thinks she’s autistic), Lenny must race against time to rescue her before his contacts wear out.
Youthtopia
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Price: Free! Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Satire of high school: Rockview Terminal. Dear Parents, As a former history teacher who has recently suffered a tragic slip and fall in the Rockview Terminal parking lot, upon which I knocked my head quite soundly, putting me out of commission for no little while, I have lately had the opportunity to reflect on the good life as we know it here in Rockview Terminal.
Life on Dearth
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Life in These Incorporated Estates of Dearth.
Ooh Baby Compound Me
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,780. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category:
Pledging, hazing, beer bongs …it’s the bewildering world of credit card membership.By avoiding the jargon of economics books, “Ooh Baby Compound Me” captures what it’s really like to be at the mercy of the corporations that control our financial destinies.
Get Smart Fast: An analysis of Internet based collaborative knowledge environments for critical digital media autonomy
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Price: Free! Words: 39,440. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History of education
This study examines the interactive features of Internet based collaborative knowledge environments from a democratic media education perspective. Structural linguistic and semiotic analysis methods are used to develop an analysis framework for investigating the nature of interaction in online learning environments. Results enable critical thinking for users and designers of online learning.
Colt O'Brien Sees the Light
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Series: Young Colt O'Brien, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,260. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Colt O'brien sees himself as the most savvy computer technician at Highline High. The energetic senior, with his bright, colorful attire and cocky attitude, knows that he is the best. Colt is cruising through senior year, but his life is about to be turned upside down. A new computer program will challenge his credibility and his psychic powers will emerge when he least expects. Hang on Colt.
Staying Sane in an Insane World
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 148,440. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
A factual, highly researched, witty and occasionally satirical overview of the last 2 millennia of mankind's many myths, superstitions, legends, and lies, portrayed in easily understandable concepts, brilliant analyses, and humor, taking a critical, insightful look at how strange and gullible human kind currently is and has ever been - by acclaimed author-psychologist, R. V. Riccio.
Mann on Film: It's a Mad World and other essays
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Price: Free! Words: 29,170. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
S.E. Mann celebrates American cinema and culture in this first in a series of books on entertainment. From his Tokyo hideaway, S.E. Mann offers up a blue plate special of juicy insight garnished with humor and gushing with delicious admiration for America's most beloved institution, Hollywood.