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Dolley Madison: A First Lady With Style
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography & Autobiography / Women
An historically accurate account of the life of Dolley Madison designed for middle elementary students with interactive activities.
Luzija's Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
A true story of the trials and tribulations of a young girl growing up in war-torn Poland. An in-depth look into the life and times of a true heroine.
How to Record Ghost Voices
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 30,340. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Supernatural
This is the beginners guide to learn how to record ghost voices. This eBook was the course material for the past decade for becoming certified as an EVP researcher by the International Ghost Hunters Society. This eBook contains the secrets of how to record and analyze ghost voices known as EVP.
Last Tales of Mercia 4: Ralph the Knight
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Series: Last Tales of Mercia, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
When a fight between a Norman and a Saxon gets out of hand, Sir Ralph must employ the help of a knight named Geoffrey to cover up the unfortunate incident. Set in the Dark Ages of Engla-lond, the "Last Tales of Mercia" are ten short stories featuring real historical figures and characters from the "Sons of Mercia" series. Though strongly connected to the series, they can be read independently.
The Rankin Book Of Random Facts and Trivia
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Did you know Thomas Jefferson, and John Adams died on the same day? Did you know FDR changed the date of Thanksgiving for several years? Or how about the fact that Canadians often buy their milk in plastic bags. The Rankin Book Of Random Facts and Trivia is filled with many more great facts from history and culture.
The Memory of Snow
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,550. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
When horrors from the past threaten her, Liv discovers she is a Guardian of the mystical Coventina’s Well, nestled within the wild landscape of Hadrian's Wall, Northumberland. Liv must work with the spirits who linger there to banish evil from the sacred spring. This paranormal novel interweaves fact and fiction and combines three narratives from three different eras.
A Devilish Pastime: A History of Football in all its Forms
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,560. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » History
Where did football come from? How did it get to be so popular? And why can't we, across the English-speaking world, even agree on what the word 'football' means? This book looks at how the modern sports of soccer, rugby, American/Canadian football, Gaelic football and Australian Rules evolved from games played in the distant past.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 2: Victoria Border to Sydney
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Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: Australian English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking to do more than get from A to B on your Aussie road trip? At over 14,500km, Australia's Highway One is the world's longest national highway and one of the GREAT road trip adventures. In the famous tradition of great Route 66 road trips, travel with the Highway One Travel Companion and its unique "red route" system to see all the best attractions this unforgettable drive has to offer.
Petra: A Brief History
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,670. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Petra: A Brief History is an easy-to-read, popular history of one of the world’s most fabled cities and the mysterious people who built it. This is the ideal book for anyone who wants to know the entire story behind the "rose red city half as old as time," and the little known Nabataeans, who carved Petra from the living rock of Jordan's Sharah Mountains.
The Highway One Travel Companion - 3: Sydney to Port Macquarie
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Series: Highway One Travel Companion, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,070. Language: Australian English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Looking to do more than get from A to B on your Aussie road trip? At over 14,500km, Australia's Highway One is the world's longest national highway and one of the GREAT road trip adventures. In the famous tradition of great Route 66 road trips, travel with the Highway One Travel Companion and its unique "red route" system to see all the best attractions this unforgettable drive has to offer.