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The Road Less Travelled
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 247,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is the epic tale of a real-life journey that began by mistake way back last century in a quiet European backwater, spanning three continents in a largely unexpected fashion: a fifty-year walk. It includes triumphs, adventure, excitement and dissappointments, heart-rending losses, love, death, discovery, wonderment and hope. Retrace the journey as you too wander along The Road Less Travelled.
Yolanda's Crossing: A girl’s journey from abuse to the American dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Kidnapping, abduction, hostage taking
Over the next six years, he will take her over 5,000 miles, from the tropical scrub brush hills of Oaxaca into the Sonoran Desert and to the United States. She will be a child laborer in North Carolina. In Georgia and Tennessee, she will live trapped in motel rooms while Juan works. And in Dallas, she will sleep in a closet and decide whether to murder him or escape.
Another Space in Time, Returns
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 133,500. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
When the Captain of the local police persuades Rodwell to help pursue the Earth Trash Terminators his life is thrown into turmoil. Standing in for his twin brother, Rodwell is thrown into the terrorists’ world. Can he fight dirty enough to survive, even when his new family is threatened? What will happen in this parallel earth-like world? This is the standalone sequel to Another Space in Time.
"Fields of Fear"
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Price: $4.59 USD. Words: 92,600. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A novel that starts with the murder of a Cambodian man in Houston, Texas. Then moves on to the mid 1970's during the days of Pol Pot and the Khmer Rouge. Where a little girl is lost in the jungle and alone. The novel follows her stories through the most dangerous place on earth. The novel follows the Sary brothers as murder divides them and sends them in different directions and fates.
Immigration and Health USA by Adesuyi Leslie Ajayi & Abimbola T. Ajayi
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Price: $4.87 USD. Words: 38,170. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
Immigration and Health USA is to assist immigrants and their care givers attain optimum health during their acculturation period and long term stay in the USA with emphasis on health promotion and primary prevention that is ethnically sensitive and culturally appropriate.
Constructing Qatar: Migrant Narratives from the Margins of the Global System
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,090. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
Every year, tens of thousands of men and women from South Asia, Africa, and other parts of the world journey to Qatar and the other petroleum-rich states of the Arabian peninsula to work. Constructing Qatar, containing eighteen meticulously crafted migrant stories and two photo essays, is an attempt to illuminate the experiences and perspectives of these transnational laborers.
Danger on My Doorstep: The Anita Flora Powitzer Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Berlin had been safe for Anita Powitzer for as long as she could remember. But when Hitler came to power, everything changed. A journey fraught with danger from Germany to Great Britain, and finally to America, this is the true story of one Jewish family’s escape from Nazi Berlin.
Puppets Can't Pray: Part 1
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
This novel follows a day in the life of a British Bangladeshi family. It is meant to be a day of celebrating Eid al-Adha, the Islamic holy festival of sacrifice. However, as the pressures mount, it proves to be a day when the strains within the repressed family put it on the brink. The novel is a look at patriarchal repression and Bangladeshi-British society.
Lost in Cognito
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,230. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Undaunted by the skimpy information given for his latest case, Jake Brown, private investigator, finds himself in Cognito, a grid of connecting streets and avenues, a place designed for the lost and the transitory.
Project Sol-Nites
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,060. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In 2178 Altas Morros, is a member of an elite team who hunt down people known as outsiders. This team is also injected with nanites to increase their connections with the Data Link which is used by New World Central to ensure only citizens walk within the walls. The injections are suppose to help process the vast information being brought in by the link but Altas senses something is wrong