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Filipino Pride
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,860. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Building a nation is more than building bridges and infrastructure. It's about nurturing our self esteem, our pride and our love for our homeland. If there is pride, we will not be indifferent to abuse, corruption and issues that concern our country even if they do not directly affect us. This is the objective of the Filipino Pride Book Project.
Thailand Old Hand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Peter Jaggs has the unerring ability of being able to blunder into a good story wherever he travels in Asia.
The Yellow Bar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,910. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Historical » General
Meet the Reynaldos, a simple country family living happily on their farm in 1940s American Philippines. Good luck has bounced their way and the family is climbing out of rural poverty to become successful entrepreneurs. Life is swell until the Japanese invade and make them servants in their own house. Based on a true story.
Thai Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 167,880. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The most sacred relic of Buddhism - the bejeweled head of Buddha - is stolen. Adventurer Lee Rivers is called in to restore it. After learning it’s been stolen by an opium warlord, he nabs it with help from Tysee, the warlord’s beautiful daughter. The chase is on across Asia, but they find themselves dogged by mysterious forces and even more mysterious Guardian Angels….
Kurzgeschichten die das Leben schrieb
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,470. Language: German. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Essay » Literature
Kurzgeschichten aus dem Leben können beinahe so spannend sein, wie Romane, mit dem kleinen Unterschied, dass sie Schicksale lebender Personen betreffen. Obwohl manche dieser 25 Geschichten seltsam anmuten mögen, haben sie sich genau so zugetragen, zum Schutz noch lebender Personen, wurden die Namen, und teilweise auch die Ortschaften geändert. Wenn Sie bei einigen Geschichten Lücken feststellen, i
Flucht aus Manila
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,620. Language: German. Published: January 14, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
Hongkong-Bangkok-Pattaya Ein Tourist fliegt im Jahr 1991 nach Manila.Im Vergnügungsviertel Mabini, folgt er erwartungsvoll einer freundlichen Einladung. Dabei gerät er in eine bestens vorbereitete Falle von Kriminellen!Bald einmal muss er feststellen, dass nicht nur der Taxifahrer, sondern auch das Hotelpersonal mit den Banditen zusammen arbeitet. Er ergreift die Flucht durch die Millionenstadt Ma
Under a Tropical Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
On a moonlit evening in 1951, three American Navy men are beheaded on a Philippine beach. The CIA suspects Pulog, a rebel leader. Ben, a young operative based in Washington, is sent to find him. The two have crossed paths before, as students at an elite Jesuit college in Manila.A decade later, their connections to a Catholic priest and a beautiful Eurasian woman complicate the search for justice.
The Manila Album
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 460. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
The Manila Album is a street photography book capturing the everyday lives of Filipinos and being in their shoes. This book may not have many words, but it tells its story through photography, leaving the interpretation up to you. This book curtails, and is dedicated, to the masses and the beautiful lives they live.
Filipino Cruz
Series: Cruz, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,650. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 by Robert Bell. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
Simon wants to put things right with Ace. Except Ace is Cruz. He travels to Manila in the hope that he can meet, talk, and put aside the ill feelings. Part as friends. Or learn he had been right a year earlier and leave for ever. He wasn’t sure why, it seemed the right thing to do. He wasn’t prepared for what happened, as he created a chain reaction where people found love and redemption.
Save the Cake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Eloisa Carreon yearns for the independence she had while living abroad, but her over-protective family monitors her every move. When she is tasked to create a masterpiece for a high society wedding, she meets videographer Sean Alvarez - and the attraction is undeniable. Should Eloisa take the risk and open her heart, or will she stay safe in the bakery that binds her family together?