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Two Crude Dames and Horace Catchpole
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Horace Catchpole is a man whose life is totally controlled by two monstrous women: his mother and his wife. Horace is a wimp of a man who has had his bark beaten into submission by his cruel and greedy mother. As he approaches 30, she decides to sell her son into marriage with another cruel and greedy woman. All three start living together and life worsens for Horace until the worm turns.
Greed
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
‘Greed’ contains two stories: one set in the days of ‘The Californian Gold Rush’ and the other in Wigan during the 1950’s. Both stories illustrate the triumph of the good person over that of the greedy one who seeks to get what want through thieving, cheating, lying and bullying. The stories have a thief, cheat, liar and bully and an honest person as characters whose lives impact on each other.
Gorila
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013 by GORILA ENTERPRISES, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Stunningly dark, hugely intelligent and suspensevely addictive, Gorila portraits the arrival of an exciting and highly distinctive pulp-crime novel.
Tipping Point
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: Australian English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
Have you ever wondered what it will take to save the world? Annie has. But what can she do about it? Disaster and death have pushed Annie to her own personal tipping point. Her decision may be a little crazy, but perhaps that’s what it will take to change the world . . . Now also available at lulu.com
The Mahogany Tree * El árbol de caoba
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: American English. Published: May 25, 2013 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Follow the mahogany tree in its struggle for survival and purpose in nature - from seedling to majestic grandeur and then to a life of service to man and his adventures on the open seas. Its beauty captured not only in Al Sprague’s and Dagny Sprague’s words, but through Al’s exquisite pen and ink drawings. Bilingual juvenile novel - English and Spanish. International Book Awards Finalist.
Abundance - Starts Right Now
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Abundance - Starts Right Now, part of the GET A GRIP series, takes an innovative and illuminating look at the ways we think of abundance, and how to invite more of it into ours lives. Beyond money, possessions and power, true abundance flows and thrives in your consciousness. It’s a choice, and an ability, to give and receive.
Storm Warning (Crime Fiction)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
The Caribbean is not just sun, sand and smiling natives bearing coconuts full of fruity drinks! Far from it! Set on the imaginary island of St. Crescens, the five stories in this collection of short crime fiction will take you deep into the heart of an island society where poverty, corruption, greed and sex form a potent and explosive brew.
Trillion Dollar Eden
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.
Lethal Weapon: Tempest of Uncertainty
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Price: $1.84 USD. Words: 15,790. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mirah should have been born before Munirah; heaven was able to cheat the old witch of her victory by giving Munirah the last laugh… and perhaps it is the ways of the dark arts to trick one into losing everything. For the cost of this dark magic came with a heavy price – to give up the one thing the welder loves the most.
Little Bear
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
Little Bear' tells the story of American colonial greed, plunder, genocide and the unchecked destruction of a culture, and species of mammals through the eyes of a naive New York lawyer whose life is about to be transformed.In Demian Desault's research for a lawsuit the US Government hopes will tag the Canadian government with the tens of billions potentially due in reparations to American Native