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Help, There is a Communist running for President!!!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,140. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
“Democracy”; everyone claims to understand it. Yet, through the eyes of an immigrant, the lack of understanding among Americans is a staggering concern. An immigrant, an outsider on the inside, shows you how physical, mental, emotional and spiritual patterns among citizens influencing the path this country will follow.
The Purple Golf Cart: Stories of an Unconventional Grandma
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 78,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Gay and lesbian
The true story of a Florida woman who hid her lesbian identity for two decades. When she finally came out, she lost custody of her young children, thrusting her into activism. But it was her irreverent sense of humor that helped her to survive. It's a story of resilience and passion for social justice. Homelessness, depression, failed relationships gave way to forgiveness, success, and self love.
A Concise History of Palmyra
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,700. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2010 by WindRiver Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
For a shining moment the Savior walked the earth. But after His crucifixion false doctrines arose, the Covenant of Abraham was taken, and a great apostasy filled the earth. For nearly 1,500 years the Gentiles reigned amidst darkness until the Father and the Son again appeared to man. The wondrous events that occurred around Palmyra, New York, would initiate the restoration of all things.
A Concise History of Kirtland
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,660. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2010 by WindRiver Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Mormonism
In the early 1800s, God called a latter-day prophet. The Times of the Gentiles were fulfilled, but a tempest raged in the hearts of men. To protect the Saints from terrible persecution the Lord commanded the Church to move to Kirtland, Ohio. Amazing things happened during those few short years, including Jesus' acceptance of the first temple to be built in His name in almost two thousand years.
The Potter's Keeper
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
Have you ever wondered why your cell phone doesn’t have an antenna anymore? What did the Spanish do with all that New World gold and what’s up with the Neanderthals? Inspired by globe-circling travels, Cochrane shows how the crude pottery made by cavemen is directly related to modern day space exploration. It’s Freakonomics meets the DaVinci Code!
Treason: The Violation of Trust
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Price: $9.50 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"Treason" is about first settlers in colonial North America. They were Puritans in the 17th Century, Quakers in the 18th Century, in the Loyalist Diaspora to Shelburne, Nova Scotia after the American Revolution, and Canadian soldiers in the trenches of World War I. It is about their life and times, of the politic individuals who held sway, and the cause and effect of their use and abuse of power.
The First Detect-Eve
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,920. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eve, the first woman in the world, wants one thing. To find who killed her son, Abel, and make them pay. Down on her luck since Eden, Eve combs a shadowy wasteland on the trail of a killer. When Eve becomes the first detective in history, she might end up dead before she can solve the first murder mystery of all time. And snakeskin might be the last thing that flashes before her eyes...
Earthbound - Surfing the Apocalypse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
'Earthbound – Surfing the Apocalypse' is a 'transmedia novel' that uses text, artwork, music and various internet-based channels to tell the whole story. It is a tale of paranoid big city life during the apparent 'end-times', the internet, electronic music, magic, post-apocalyptic visions, the future, travels deep into the Arctic, free energy and the environmental crisis - and a whole lot more.
Deploying HTML5
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Price: $45.00 USD. Words: 24,610. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Programming
Provides a comprehensive look at the HTML 5 standard as implemented by the top 5 browsers.It covers HTML 5 Structure, Semantics, SVG/MathML, WebForms, Canvas, Native Drag & Drop, Browser History Management, Inline Document Editing, Cross Document/Domain Messaging, Offline Applications Caching & WebDatabases, Audio & Video & Related Tools, GeoLocation, Loal & Session Storage...http://bit.ly/d7Z3fV
The Hunt
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,730. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A timid teenage boy finds the life he is meant for on a big cat hunt with two old geezers. After Rick's mother died, and his father remarried, he became aware of himself as a misfit. On the cat hunt with his eccentric step-grandfather, he learns why he's a misfit--he should have been born in a previous generation. Rick is out of place and out of time. The cat hunt is his rebirthing.