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It's Time for Your Close-up
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
This Coming-of-Age fiction novel follows the life of a 9-year-old, street-wise orphan girl from Spanish Harlem. When her parents die,she goes to live with her staunch Christian grandmother in Los Angeles. In L.A. she forms a close relationship with an older boy, an aspiring actor, who becomes a guiding force in her life. Their close relationship gives rise to one of Hollywood’s biggest scandals.
The Chesapeake: Tales & Scales
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Series: The Chesapeake, Book 1. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 58,130. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
Selected short stories of fishing, diving, cruising, sailing and enjoying the Chesapeake Bay region and elsewhere...from the pages of THE CHESAPEAKE these selected stories come from master story tellers.
To Live, To Think, To Hope - Inspirational Quotes of Helen Keller
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 18,110. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Covering the entirety of her life, "To Live, To Think, To Hope" compiles over 600 quotes by Helen Keller on topics such as optimism, friendship, nature, religion, life, death & many more. The quotes come from Helen's various writings, all of which are sourced. This book also contains a selection of Helen's poetry.
The Yellow Bell
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Patrick Simmons has always loved his girlfriend, Helen Smithson. But one fateful night could change everything with just a single yellow bell.
Andromakhe: the Epic Story of Troy and a Woman's Triumphant Valor
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 200,020. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Troy is doomed by the gods but the hero, Hector, stands against fate. By his side, Andromakhe, his wife and soulmate, battles as well. The fates cannot be cheated but Andromakhe constantly searches for ways to save what makes Troy special. A confident and exciting re-imagining of the battle for Troy and the special role played by women in this battle and its aftermath. (Combines v. 1 and v. 2)
Helen's Saga
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The ancient city of Troy falls to a relentless enemy. Helen is saved and begins anew with her daughter, Hermione. Bravely they venture out to the other side of the Gates of Hercules to build new lives...where Helen ultimately becomes a monarch in her own right. In addition, clues are given as to the disposition of the many others splintered away by the horrific war.
Helen's Saga - Part II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Helen of Troy was pursued not only by men for her beauty but also by those seeking revenge because of her instigation of the most infamous war in ancient history. Her escape from the second problem was by placing the longest distance possible between her family and those that would do them harm. Now, for the first time, you will get to see the positive sides of Helen.
The Aeneid: Virgil's Greatest Hits [Abridged and Annotated]
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,440. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A story and poem that is epic in every way, The Aeneid is Virgil's classic tale of the hero Aeneas's escape from Troy, journey to Italy, battles and loves, and a side trip to Hell. This edition features a modern, original and accessible adaptation of the true intent of Virgil's writing, not the literal words, so that the modern reader can enjoy it as was intended. The poem rhymes and resonates.
Visionary Mountains
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,960. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Visionary Mountains arises from an idea I developed with one of my narrators Helen LLOYD… born of the pleasure of working together… Visionary Mountains is a collection of Helen’s choice of readings of some of my works from a reader’s point of view… very precious to the writer I am… The short stories here are about people for people… as usual… people like you and I… the boy next door… the girl..
Within The Spirit - The White Owl Calls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » African Poetry
How do I describe my fascination for the soul called Helen Martins and her (like mine) loneliness of a love gone and a life alone and the reclusiveness that blossomed into a work of art? I can but only write in words of art how I see her adventure of life. Visiting my ‘Ouma and Papa’s farm house, I would sit at her feet listening to her talk to my Late Mother and Father; for this I thank her.