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Celebrating Love's Special Moments
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 80,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
This book deals with both formal and informal celebrations that surround love, whether expressed as a legal commitment, such as a wedding, or an emotional one such as retirement. To the old well -known occasions have been added a few innovations, including the celebration of separation when disillusioned partners are ready to break away; perhaps even willing to search out another love.
The Phone Call
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A divorced father gets a phone call from his youngest daughter, the call he has always dreaded to receive. His ex has died and his two girls want him there for the funeral.
Covering Up A Hole
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 35,550. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
All he ever wanted to be was an undertaker. This fictional memoir is a nightmarish jaunt from wide-eyed aspiration to gut-wrenching reality. Come along for the ride and experience the conflict between altruism and the greed of the corporate machine.
The Old Catholic Church
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Essay » Author profile
This piece reaches out to the blunt and playful fourteen year old in everyone. This is the story of three fourteen year old children, an old Catholic Church, and a priest with a horrid comb over. This is the story of how I saw death for the first time.
American Celebration
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 28,000. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014 by Spero Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Holidays (non-religious)
Thoroughly researched, American Celebration analyzes and discusses the various components of holidays, festivals, and celebrations. Why do brides wear white? Why do new fathers pass out cigars? These, and many more questions are answered in depth and detail.
The Fateful Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
When Cherie discovers she made a great mistake divorcing the love of her life, she’s too late. Moments too soon her ex-husband is killed in a freak accident. In shock, Cherie visits her favorite antique store and finds a valuable trinket. A time travel trinket. Can Cherie go back and save her ex-husband, or is he fated to die?
The First Time Without You
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Emotions
"The First Time Without You" is based on a one-year journal maintained after my husband's death. I chose to share my journal in the hopes of helping other going through the same grieving process.
The Last Big One
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
When fourteen year old Clint Southgate takes a knife to school his luck runs out. A flight and funeral later, Clint runs too. He finds Parchman Farm - a strange remnant of a farmhouse where three misfits have a plan. Serious Sally, Mad Keith and the old jockey, Preston, have a racehorse - they're putting everything on the Last Big One. Can Clint redeem himself... with a horse?
Rainbow Nation Navigation - A practical guide to South African cultures (revised edition)
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Price: $19.99 USD. Words: 60,760. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Customs & Traditions
With 11 official languages and an abundance of cultures, interacting with South Africans can be very complicated. Rainbow Nation Navigation offers a guide to the background, history and habits of each main South African culture: from Zulu to Afrikaner; Tswana to Xhosa; Pedi to Venda. Fun illustrations. Fascinating facts. Updated statistics. Main greetings tips. Even taxi culture!
Looking for Bianca: a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Looking for Bianca is contemporary narrative fiction telling the story of Tara, who is struggling to come to terms with the death of her sister. Tara travels to an Italian garden her sister also visited, looking to connect with her sister's memory and hoping it will help her begin to heal.