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Tales from a hill station
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A narration of my experiences as a resident of Baguio and an expression of my views on art, culture, politics and life in general in the new millennium in what was once known as the most beautiful hill station in Asia.
Cassandra and the Fae of Gillwillan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,090. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Cassandra’s dark mood is interrupted when she is kidnapped by a community of fairies – not the sweet creatures of her imagination, but a powerful, intelligent species who view humans as dishonest mercenaries. As she struggles to find a way to return to the mediocrity of her human world, she is changed by her experiences and the relationships she forms until she is no longer sure where she belongs.
The Story of Aqualead: A New Healing Energy for a New Earth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
The Story of Aqualead is a narration of the author’s memoirs of her years living in Argentina, and her unusual encounter with a new healing energy called Aqualead. She relates her incredible journey of relocating to South America from her home in Canada, and how she inadvertently channelled and developed a new healing system destined to heal water and rebalance nature.
The Next Big Shift-From Machine to Living System
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
Dr Nicholas Beecroft describes the evolution of our culture from a materialistic machine into being a fully conscious living system. This is the transcript of a speech given at the at the 21 Century Network. The question posed to the speakers was “What’s the Next Big Shift?” in our culture and society.
Point Source
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,390. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mack Stedman is a journeyman lawyer, pushed and prodded into representing a young latina, seeking environmental justice from the sloppy trucking company that has poisoned her and her North Denver neighborhood. The challenge of the law suit is more than enough, but Stedman finds himself the target of an unscrupulous U.S. Attorney, and an angry plant manager. Can Mack beat the odds?
Echoes from the Lost Ones
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2014 by fablepress. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In this unsettling and mysterious vision of the future, animals are almost extinct and humans are subjugated by the sinister and secretive Agros; nothing is as it seems. And 17-year-old Adara must use all her courage and power battling against evil forces to save herself and those she loves.
The Convention on International Trade of Endangered Species: Local Authority and International Policy
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Law » International law
A new book explores the nature of national-to-local linkages, using as a case study the Convention on the International Trade in Endangered Species (CITES) via its domestic analog, the Endangered Species Act. The analysis uses quantitative and qualitative methods. The author concludes that while CITES enforcement allows for a national-to-local extension, it presents international challenges too.
The Mysterious Building
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Peer pressure
Planning to retire to the Southwest, maybe Albuquerque? Low cost senior housing is among your needs. Can you trust HUD or the city to guarantee safe housing for seniors? Yesterday, hundreds of people protested the shooting of a homeless man by city police. We rely on our governing bodies to work for us--not against us. Why was a building is approved suspiciously after HUD's rejection in 2007? How?
Under Dark Sky Law
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Price: Free! Words: 80,850. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Xero has a lot on her plate. As a smuggler and leader of the Southern Arizona rebel cities she works as a double agent, running supplies between government bio-domes and the exiled outland pits. After finally reaching a truce with rival Mexican skeleton gangs, their entire organization is threatened with continuing rogue attacks and the rumor of civil war. Does punk rock destroy the world?
Allegiance
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014 by Post Hill Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Beer, Redheads, And Politics... Jackson Quick Should Have Known Better. First, He Trusted A Texas Politician. Then He Fell For A Leggy Woman. Worst Of All, He Drank A Beer That Tasted Funny. Now He’s Running For His Life, Trying To Piece Together How He Fell Into A Battle Over Something So Small It Takes A High-Powered Microscope To See It.