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No Time Like The Present
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 121,010. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 500 years time travel will be possible. The technology will exist and travel into the future described by Stephen Hawking will occur. It’s a perfect escape from a troubled past or a disappointing present. It’s a place where miraculous cures and advanced technology create a life of ease and leisure - unless of course everybody decides to go.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds: Volume 1
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
This book contains 250 stories of good deeds, including this one: Actor/writer/director Paul Bern often gave money to the poor. One day, an impoverished woman waited in his office to see him. Because he was busy, he sent her some money and a note of apology for being unable to see her. He also told a friend about the money: “It’s mine no more than hers.”
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 2: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 2. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 33,610. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: Gary Paulsen, author of "Hatchet," loves dogs. Occasionally, he makes a dog lucky. He goes to the dog pound and says, “Give me the next one you’re going to whack.” He doesn’t even ask about the dog’s age, breed, sex, size, etc. He simply saves the next dog that is scheduled to die.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 3: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 38,050. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: At the 1992 Olympics Games in Barcelona, cameraman Kenny Woo went around dropping pennies because he knew that the members of the United States women’s gymnastics team thought that finding a penny meant they would have good luck.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 5: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 45,090. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
This book contains 250 stories about good deeds, including this one: When opera singer Ernestine Schumann-Heink was young and just starting her career, pianist-conductor Hans von Bülow learned that she did not have enough food to feed herself and her children. Therefore, he invited her to eat dinner at his house twice a week and then take home enough food to feed her children.
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 6: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 57,430. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
This book recounts 250 stories of good deeds, including this one: The members of the Lebanon Valley College Rugby Team, a women’s team, stopped by the home of Joe Donley of Lebanon, PA, in November of 2010 and cleaned up his leaves. In a letter to the editor of the "Lebanon Daily News," Mr. Donley wrote, “We should be proud of young people such as these who take the opportunity to do good deeds.”
The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Volume 7: 250 Anecdotes
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Series: The Kindest People Who Do Good Deeds, Book 7. Price: Free! Words: 65,220. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Don Rickles’ father taught him everything he ever needed to know about making car repairs: Pay someone else to make them. His father was a very kind man. He sold life insurance, and when his customers could not afford to pay the premiums, often he would pay the premiums for them. When his father died, his customers showed their respect for him by paying back what they owed him.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Volume 1
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,830. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
In February 2010 in Cordoba, Spain, Vanessa Robinet began to give birth. No one was around except her six-year-old son, Agustin, so he telephoned his father, Caesar, to come, and he stayed with his mother until she gave birth to his healthy baby brother, Matias, who weighed 3.4 kilos. Agustin said, “My mom always says that all women are in pain when they go to have a baby.”
A Baker's Dozen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
these short stories cover all what life can throw at you. stories of families broken by addictions, debt and grief. yet others are full of hope, love and good deeds. a mixed bag to explore.
The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans (Volume 2)
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Series: The Kindest People: Heroes and Good Samaritans, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 68,110. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This book contains 250 stories about heroes and good Samaritans.