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Diary of a Mad Gen Yer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The silly stories, the silly poems, the silly blogs of Fifi Larouche, struggling 21st century Hollywood actress. That's what 'MAD GEN YER' is all about. MAD GEN YER is a 'prequel' to my previously published book, FIFI ANYTHING GOES IN THE DOUBLE Os. 'MAD GEN YER' has an assortment of colorful characters such as 'Flifi.' Fifi's fairy tale alter ego and Alocki, Fifi's brilliant alien friend.
Vox Vibrato
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Robert strums with his poetry in this collection making a feedback racket. Vox Vibrato makes fun of conservative ideals with Robert's introspective style. Every day life has become ridiculous, and this collection is a portrait of the modern world. Join with him and laugh at the current state of the world instead of becoming frustrated by it!
Undaunted Heart: the true story of a Southern belle & a Yankee general
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Price: $7.45 USD. Words: 51,830. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2009 by Eno Publishers. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
At the end of the Civil War, spirited Ella Swain—daughter of the University of North Carolina president—shocked citizens across the state when she fell in love with and married the Union general whose troops occupied Chapel Hill. Suzy Barile separates fact from lore, drawing on Ella’s never-before-published letters that reveal a love that transcended outrage and scandal.
Clouds Across the Sun
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,830. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Hitler charged his most trusted comrades with a mission: educate your progeny, elevate them to power-rule the world. This is the story of just one of these children. Murder, deceit, intrigue, love and enlightenment occur as the plot to take over the U.S. government is revealed.
The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Living History
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Price: Free! Words: 33,650. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(A story about clones, dinosaurs and the Concept of Benjamin Franklin). The Salmon Corporation owns the future, and they're in the habit of issuing impossible demands. Jacob White is told to bring certain historical figures back to life; success is expected. Which is a shame, because White can't do it. So begins the most elabourate bluff in history... and White's rewards will be blood and death.
Tales of a Texas Boy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,690. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Little Eddie tells some almost true Tall Tales set in West Texas of the 1930s. Guess what's true and what Eddie fudged on. Was it about the bear? Cage McNatt's prize sow? The skunk in the cornpatch? Guaranteed for a chuckle and maybe a tear here and there.
The Remarkable Life of Kitty McInerney: How A Poor Irish Immigrant Raised 17 Children in Great Depression New York
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
The true story of a poor Irish immigrant who raised 17 children in Great Depression New York. Kitty McInerney’s life rode a wave of social and political transformation that would come to define modern America. Poor, burdened, and uncelebrated, Kitty McInerney is remarkable for her unrelenting faith, her unique, individual struggle and for exemplifying the American immigrant experience.
A Small Matter of Destiny
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,700. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2009. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
"If it weren't for the Gift, he would never have known. If it weren't for the Gift, he would have been content. But Edmond Dantifori had the Gift—a Power few could comprehend—and with this Gift a simple peasant boy was about to change the world." Prepare yourself for a fascinating tale of yesterday with a priceless message for today!
On Seminary Ridge
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2009 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Robert E Lee was offered command of Union forces before he rode south to join the Confederacy, choosing State over Federal rights. If he had decided the other way, just maybe the fateful Third day at Gettysburg might well have gone differently.