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DAYTIME PRAYER from the Office of the Dead
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,250. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meditation and medicine are the worlds Brother Francis and his Canadian protégé, Andre, set out to explore in India. They live in the region of the Dalai Lama, north India, then retreat to south India and the captivating Christian ashram of the late Benedictine monk Bede Griffiths. Characters from the three complete earlier monastic mystery books in the series continue to evolve.
My Twin Brother
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,750. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Ravi and Balu are twin brothers living thousands of miles apart. Ravi lives with his father in Britain, and Balu is in India with his mother and his ever-caring grandmother. Balu has the love and comfort of his family and friends. Ravi, on the other hand, has problems living with his father. Read how the twin brothers make grand plans to unite their parents.
The Green Manifesto
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature
This book is based on a true story of the transformation of a village in remote part of India. It describes the efforts of a young boy, wise for his years, to help turn the badly polluted village and its surroundings into a green heaven that it once was. The story tells us that we have the solutions at hand, but they need to be identified
Essential Writings of Hinduism: The Upanishads and the Mahabharata
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 238,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Hinduism
The core writings of Hinduism
Indian Immigration Stories 01: Gathering the Numbers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Amar has grown up all his life helping gather the required number of people for rituals her mother performs. He savors his freedom from this chore thanks to admission in a U.S. University. One day in the small university town, he encounters another young man trying to collect some people for an apparent ritual. Amar thinks it is similar to the numbers he used to gather, but is it really so?
Indian Immigration Stories 02: Rohan the Drunkard
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
A story about Indian (South Asian) immigrants to the United States. Ajay, who has gotten an admission letter to a U.S. University, wants to get advice about life in the states from Rohan, another young man who lives in a neighboring town. He learns that Rohan likes foreign wines, and brings an expensive bottle as a gift. Rohan, however, turns out to be a teetotaler. How did he get that reputation?
High Road To Tibet - Travels in China, Tibet, Nepal and India
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,830. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Overland adventurer John Dwyer has less than three months to cross China, Tibet, Nepal and India and he has a to-do list: drink snake blood, get smuggled into Tibet, and hike to Mount Everest. Join him on his epic trek from the Great Wall of China to the Taj Mahal and read about Asia's wildest and most fascinating regions.
Death of a Financier
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 86,190. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Tom Barton arrives in Kovalam, a small tourist resort in the southern Indian state of Kerala. In the Maharaja Palace he finds himself in the company of holiday makers including Stephen Parkly, the CEO of a City bank, and his young wife Emma. Parkly falls gravely ill as his mortgage and investment bank is caught in the financial storm with it’s shares plunging on the London Stock Exchange.
The Many Roads to Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 20,900. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
Originally an English textbook for Japanese university students, "The Many Roads to Japan" tells the story of the adventures of a Vietnam War conscientious objector who had to follow many twists and turns in his life journey before finding his niche in Japan. Suitable for low intermediate and above students. Excellent resource for peace studies. Good story for native speakers of English, too.
Border Wars
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Series: Leavenworth, Kansas Enos Hobson Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this 3rd Leavenworth mystery, Allied Army officers who attend our Army's Command and General Staff College come under threat when the officer from India is murdered by a Pakistani bayonet. Protagonist Enos Hobson is hired to clear the Pakistani officer and discover who really did the murder and why before the international incident blows up into war. Meanwhile, Isaac takes on outlaw bikers.