Books tagged: greed

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Ishan
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Price: Free! Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Rookie medic E. Hidalgo takes reader on a terrifying journey. Two months after the events of "Reapers of the Damned" the dreaded mega corporation, Gemcore deploys RRT-99; to investigate the aftermath of the worst industrial incident in the company's history. Amongst the rubble the team comes across a startling discovery. The repercussions of which will be felt in the higest chambers of power.
Wherebouts Are We
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,380. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Grannie has bad skin cancers but not bad enough to take her out of this world" where nobody wants her except one granddaughter. Luzanne drives her from house to house belonging to Grannie's three daughters, but each refuses to take her. It is while "visiting" Imo that the old lady finds a final rest while trailing a yellow cat out to a sunny porch.
A Progressive Mind: Personal Reflections On Reality
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A progressive book of aphorisms and random thoughts of a homeless hippie, decorated US Marine Vietnam War veteran, 28 year union member and deeply political American. Personal views on the absolute uselessness of religion, war and greed as well as the necessity of equally sharing what the universe offers. I speak of my beliefs as an occasional atheist, occasional agnostic and eternal Progressive.
The Inventor’s Fortune Up For Grabs
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,140. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
In 1913, Art Hadley invented the expansion bracelet and amassed considerable wealth. When Art's children died, his fortune was up for grabs. Told from that of the attorney, who negotiated a $1.8 million settlement, and one of the heirs he represented - this true story tells how a group of cousins, could unite and journey on a six-year odyssey of setbacks, divisive stubbornness and victories.
Sonya's War
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,840. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Biographical
Leo Tolstoy’s last days: The world watches as Russia’s most famous writer escapes his wife. Sonya’s War tells it all.
The Bizarre Tongue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The hallowed birth, life and transcendence of a divine entity. The Bizarre Tongue is resplendent, omniscient and birds like Her too. She exists only a moment in linear time, often. It sells.
Silent Enemies
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Cordosa, a small village in Brazil's most southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, is experiencing traumatic illness and loss of life from unknown causes. The population of landless farmers is slowly deteriorating. Jake Parker, ex U.S. Army Intelligence Officer, is assigned as a photojournalist to investigate the possible causes.
Southern Kingdom
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 280,190. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
One hears over and again that we are living in modern times. Since the day the first man walked the earth through this day, man has always lived in modern times. From the dawn of the ages when Eve was deceived by the serpent and ate the forbidden fruit to be like God, through today when men and women are eager to strike a deal with the devil to gain power and wealth, human nature has not changed
Ringing The Bell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,830. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A legal thriller with a fast pace and excellent character development, Ringing The Bell tells a story of greed and envy reminiscent of classic Wall Street tales. The lead characters needed to live the life full of rich men’s toys. With that mindset began a series of decisions leading to a thirty year downfall emanating in their arrest as part of a conspiracy to commit a massive Ponzi scheme.
The First Principle of Murder
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,090. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It seemed like a simple thing —— three friends skimming funds from the business accounts. Who would notice? Right? Then, an audit was announced, and panic set in. They had to do something to cover their tracks and agreed that there was only one option –– they would have to kill the auditor. Yes, it was a desperate act, but they had to conceal their embezzlement, and fast.