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Rivers of Tears
Series: Read A Movie, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,590. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
“The River of Tears” is the Rio Grande. This screenplay, set South Texas, is about refugees from the Americas and the people who both support and oppose what is called “the sanctuary movement” and illegal immigration.
The Evil Eye
Series: Read A Movie, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,240. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
“The River of Tears” is the Rio Grande. This screenplay, set South Texas, is about refugees from the Americas and the people who both support and oppose what is called “the sanctuary movement” and illegal immigration.
Ikons
Series: Ikons, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Nonfiction » History » Russian
Russia is in turmoil. Her people have lost faith in their government, her economy is in ruins and her armed forces have suffered an embarrassing defeat. Ethnic and religious rivalries threaten to tear the country apart and world war looms on the horizon. The year is 1905.
Legacy, Book 1: Forgotten Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013 by Destroyer Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Sunny Joe Roam will break the ancient traditions of Sinanju, the world's deadliest martial art, by training both Stone Smith and his half-sister Freya Williams. They must keep the dangerous "Great Mexican Ninja Army" from invading the United States! This book, the first in the series, is packed with humor and adventure. The series is based on "The Destroyer," which has sold over 50 million copies.
Julia's Violinist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,500. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The lovely Julia has it all—a seemingly perfect life. The aftermath of WWII changes all that. Widowed and homeless, Julia and her two small children become refugees in their own land. As she tries to rebuild her life, Julia is drawn into a love triangle. New flames or old flames—both can burn and destroy.
Farewell, My Denmark
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,350. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Historical
A failed engagement and the last minute defiance by her sister has Catherine Erichsen questioning everything she once believed. As Catherine, her parents, and hundreds of Mormon converts leave their homes and almost everything they hold dear, they immigrate to America on a journey filled with trials, sacrifice, and danger. Inspired by the true accounts of immigrants aboard the John J. Boyd.
Caught in the American dream Stigmatized
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,600. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
A man is arrested and wrongly accused of sexual abuse of his six-year old neighbor girl. Once he has been picked up, the village community turns against him.Even after his innocence is proved, his life and of his family is damaged. He decides to emigratie to the U.S.A., but will he ever feel free again? A Dutch TV-personality, about this novel:A mesmerizing book,that captivates from the first page
Petit n'oublie jamais qui tu es
Price: $21.99 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: French. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography
"Tout fait Retour". Tel est le secret de l’ancien mysticisme Perse, axé sur la lutte entre le bien et le mal. Secret que découvre progressivement M. Parfait, épithète ironique donnée à ce 'Surhomme' venu de l'Iran actuel, éternel errant qui s'interroge en boucle sur le sens des choses, les contradictions intimes de l'être, le devenir chaotique d'un monde en quête de Grands Hommes et créateurs.
Orphan Train Rider: One Boy's True Story
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,770. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / General
Between 1854 and 1930, more than 200,000 orphaned or abandoned children were sent west on orphan trains to find new homes. Some were adopted by loving families; others were not as fortunate. In recent years, some of the riders have begun to share their stories. Andrea Warren alternates chapters about the history of the orphan trains with the story of Lee Nailling, who in 1926 rode an orphan train.
Giant
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 63,500. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
How do you fit in in a new country when you’re a “giant freak,” you don’t speak the language and bizarre things are happening to your motherland as well as to your body? In a candid and peculiar voice, Aga Maksimowska tells the story of an eleven-year-old girl in an adult’s body whose coming of age in a Poland undergoing a revolution is interrupted by a sudden and cruel move to Canada.