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In the Name of Islam
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Held captive at an isolated farmhouse, Dr. Morgan Reese is forced at gunpoint to perform surgery on an Afghan calling himself the Holy Imam. Reese soon suspects that the Imam is a threat to national security. Thus begins the deadly battle of wits between the two antagonists. Caught in the crossfire is the Imam’s nurse, Miriam, a devout, nonviolent Moslem.
Middle Eastern Fortune Telling in Shanghai
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Series: China Adventure, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Everywhere in Asia fortune tellers are willing, but not necessarily able, to give meaning to your life. They offer you all sorts of prescient methods from which to choose. One can take the results from any method with a grain of salt or put faith in them and live accordingly. I was a pragmatic naysayer, until fortune telling came home to roost one afternoon in a small restaurant in Shanghai.
World Cuisine at Home: International Family Menus & Recipes From Around the World
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » International
Enjoy international cuisine from the comfort of your own home with family meals from 90 different countries and regions worldwide.
Cloak & Dagger
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Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 111,310. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ruby Rahman, age seventeen, ran away from her home in the Middle East to escape an arranged marriage. But her dream of an independent life in the U.S. turns into a nightmare when she becomes the captive of William Scott, a handsome young vampire. Caught between two worlds—Middle Eastern and Western, vampire and human.
From Iran to America: Mahnaz and Shirin -- A Love Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,240. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Written through the eyes of a young boy in Iran and later a young man in America, the author’s experiences – at times funny, at times poignant – give the reader insight into life in the Middle East, and especially in Iran. Adding to this are his harrowing lessons in love at the hands of the two Iranian women who give this book its title. This is an informative, while also gripping read.
The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni: The Bleeding of the Stone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,690. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Category: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
In The Philosophy of Desert Metaphors in Ibrahim al-Koni - The Bleeding of the Stone, Meinrad Calleja takes a close look at one of al-Koni’s works – The bleeding of the stone – and attempts to prise out philosophical reflections concealed in the text. In it the desert provides a landscape rich in allusions while metaphors allow readers to engage in creative interpretation.
Dining in the Garden of Eden
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Vegetarian and Vegan
Dining in the Garden of Eden is an international vegetarian cookbook, with recipes offered in the spirit of Eden to bring peace and joy to you, your family and friends, and as a delicious way to repair the world. They have been adapted from from different cultures in Europe, the Middle East, Africa and Asia, and in some cases are updated versions of American classics.