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The Achievements and the Days Book I. From the Origin to the Hominids
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,550. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Cosmos
In book I the author touches on the origin of the universe, the origin of life and the origin of humanity. The areas include Big Bang Theory, atomic physics, chemistry and evolution at the universe, earth, cell, animal and human levels. Interesting facts and observations are interspersed throughout; these points certainly add spice to the presentation.
Liar (Icarus Helix #2)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,840. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Ellen discovers she has an amazing ability - she can tell if people are lying. But does she really want to know the hidden truths in the hearts of those around her?
The Copenhagen Project
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Price: Free! Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Spurred on by unease at the circumstances of her father's death, Lone Christensen leaves behind her duties at Cambridge University to investigate what really happened. The trail of secrets leads Lone to Denmark, and soon the young academic is up against a string of unexplained deaths, a shadowy detective, and her father's enemies, who are determined to ensure that his secrets have died with him.
Remailer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pretty Enid is looking for lost Fremont. She hires a not-reporting to look for him. That starts a wild ride of mystery and death in a far future of mixed-gender and lost genetics. A science fiction short story from the award-winning and best-selling team of Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald.
Thriving with Neurofibromatosis
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 31,870. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration
In 2007, I chose to stop hiding, and start Thriving, as NF became a bigger part of my life than ever before, taking a firm grip on the health of three of my six children. Most people with NF, or any of a thousand other genetic disorders, focus on surviving from day to day. My kids deserve more than just to survive. And so do YOU. Thriving with Neurofibromatosis. We ALL have a story - this is mine.
The Methuselah Gene
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,210. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Meet Alan Dyson, a pharmaceutical scientist who lives for his work. He thinks someone has been watching him, following him. He's right. He shouldn't have told a woman pretending to be interested in him on the internet his secret: that he's developed an experimental drug which may extend life by decades. Now that he's in the crosshairs, he's about to learn it wasn't a woman after all.
The Undeniable Labyrinth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,650. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Althea Ram, exile from a culture which survived an intergalactic apocalypse, has been searching for answers amongst the lost worlds of the Consortia. She has planned a desperate transit to Elysium, a world which can provide her everything she needs.But the probability of getting there on the first try is very low. And she has no way of telling how dangerous her destination might be.
The Maestro
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011 by Thomas Carpenter. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Maestro finds solace in exploring the strange new planet called Giant's Belt aboard his walking laboratory Vassoru. But when the Cardinal arrives on planet and demands justice for the Maestro's crimes on Earth, he must prove his innocence or be sentenced to death. This is a short story.
Strange Babies and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Strange babies abound in this collection of five science fiction stories about parenthood and other-worldly children from the author of Dark Matters. Includes Strange Babies, Different Gravities, Your Eyes, Bouncing Baby Boy and Better the Boy.
Pottenger’s Prophecy: How Food Resets Genes for Wellness or Illness
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,270. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Nutrition
Be assured: the age of nutritional epigenetics has arrived. Pottenger’s Prophecy: How Food Resets Genes for Wellness or Illness reveals the foods that launch your genes on a path toward illness, as well as the diet that can activate “health” genes—often instantly—to promote a longer, healthier life.