Books tagged: jade

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Confucius Jade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 138,880. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009 by Dudley Court Press. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
An enigmatic jade carving links the present-day descendants of Confucius with three of the world's wealthiest men, each of whom covets the priceless jade for its promise of long life and redemption. A Japanese pearl magnate, an Arabian oil sheik and an American media mogul find their destinies entwined with the Kong family in this epic tale of tradition, treachery and transcendence.
Jade Articles Of The Chinese Western Zhou Dynasty (Part One)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 640. Language: Chinese. Published: December 4, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » General
One hundred and twenty delicate images of jade ornaments from the Western Zhou Dynasty (1046BC-771BC)with detailed annotation lead you to the unique Chinese jade culture and history. Book written in Chinese. This is Part One of two parts.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Loose Gemstone Guide - Secrets of the Gem Revealed
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011 by Ebook.Gd Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
Gemstones are indeed so lovely and adorable! But you do not need to research them individually anymore because all of your favorite gemstones are found in one book! Loose Gemstone Guide takes you to a world of wonder and majesty as it presents over 75 precious stones man has ever seen! Complete with pictures and descriptions, be enthralled by these gemstones and be amazed by how nature has...
Sketchbooks Series #1: Paper Dolls
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Series: Sketchbooks, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2011 by Destruction Productions. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
Sarah McIntosh is devastated when her father is killed in a terrible car crash. Upon going over his will, she discovers that he has left her something valuable. When her mother refuses to let her have it, she decides to do whatever it takes.
The Emperor's Ring
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
A craftsman in the palace of the Han Emperor looked deeply into a yellow jadestone, listened to what his ancestors whispered about the jade’s powers; keeping safe the life and thoughts of its wearer, a Han lord who became Emperor. He fashioned it into a ring, a turtle as the guardian spirit of the wearer’s long life. The jade turtle ring grew heavy with its story.
For Want of Better Things to come
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One early dawn a woman trudges up to the edge of a cliff carrying two cloth wrapped bundles. What is she doing there at that ungodly hour? What are in those bundles? Why does she throw those bundles one by one over the cliff if she values the contents so much?
Sketchbooks Series #2: Paper Lanterns
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Series: Sketchbooks, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,190. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Destruction Productions. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Prom is fast approaching as Sarah McIntosh and her best friend Jade D'Marco race to finish their dresses. But does Sarah really have a prom date? And what is it with that weird painting in the studio? In the second installment of the Sketchbooks Series, Sarah will discover things she'll wish would have remained hidden.
80AD - The Yu Dragon (Book 5 -The Final Adventure)
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Price: Free! Words: 67,740. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This is it. The final Level of the Game. China in 80AD is the stage for the final showdown between Phoenix and Jade and their arch-enemy, Feng Zhudai. But Jade is a prisoner thousands of miles away and time is running out. Low on spare lives, low on ideas and low on patience, Phoenix needs to find her and come up with a plan to defeat Zhudai before the unimaginable happens and the badguy wins
Harry The Hippopotamus' Hair Hoopla
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Help Harry unravel his hair hoopla as he tries on monstrous Mohawks, awesome Afros, jammin’ Jerry curls, cool comb-overs, and “diggin’ it” dreadlocks in his search to find his greatest look. This book will have kids swinging for self-confidence, mopping away self-doubt, grilling conformity, and rocking out to a style all their own! Who knew being Harry could be so fun?!