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Night Wine: A Novel
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,830. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Night Wine traces the experiences of a determined young immigrant winemaker, Amerigo Pugliesi. His struggles over the forces of weather, Prohibition, and prejudice provide the backdrop for this unique novel set in the California wine country.
Birding for Everyone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Bird watching is the favorite hobby of millions, and a perfect activity for families to share, so why don't more people of color choose to become birdwatchers? In this book, you'll discover how easy it is for anyone to identify birds and connect with mentors who can help you start bird watching or become a better birdwatcher. Since 1979, John has introduced thousands of people to birds & birding.
The Harvest of Reason
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 107,370. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
African American Ph.D. student Maddie Hawkins loves science, but the world of academia is a minefield of sexism, racism and egoism. Blue-eyed graduate student John Pitts is a cocky genius, an individualist and a lady’s man; everything Maddie disapproves of. Yet the heart leads you where reason would forbid, "and when the fire of love is ablaze" it burns "to ashes the harvest of reason."
The Human Rights Culture: A Study in History and Context
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Thoughtful and provocative exploration of the human rights movement and its development as a sociological and historical trend. Unlike the typical legal or philosophical approach to human rights, this books asks why it pervades modern culture. Applies the analysis to issues of women and minorities, language and culture, privacy, religion, individualism and state sovereignty. Includes references.
The Desperate American: a manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
Discusses the decline of America and her citizens and how to put ourselves and our country back together. Explains the problems with the "Right-wing nut jobs" & "Liberal weenies" and how the average American must deal with the politicians, illegal immigrants, minorities, homosexuals and each other by taking personal responsibility.
Social Truths
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Price: $2.69 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Social Truths is about better understanding society to better understand ourselves. This book lays out a buffet of sociological nuggets about society, allowing you to take in deep concepts in bite-sized ways that are easily digestible and surprisingly delicious. Bon appetit!
Mudder Stew
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Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,660. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The world has evolved into a thing Hank Goode hardly recognizes. Witnessing the mudders march in the streets, banging their drums and singing their songs, only increases his sense of alienation. Hank sees that his beloved city is about to leave him behind, but he fails to suspect how ill fortune will force Hank to call the mudders his brothers so that he can accept a bowl of warm, mudder stew.
Changels - Genesis (books 1-3)
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Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 643,370. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When an old mansion burns down Police turn to the sole survivor for answers. But 14-year old Sam Kahu is not your usual Maori teen hoodie. First he proves to detective Sue Williams he is psychic by saving her life. Then he claims he has his own UFO. What follows is an incredible sequence of revelations as Sue is drawn into Sam's world. But in doing so she joins a terrible struggle for survival.
Minorities' Rights
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Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 83,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
An all-in-one-resource, Minorities' Rights is a comprehensive analysis of gay rights and same-sex marriage written during a tumultuous period and after the issue has been the subject of various constitutional amendments and high court challenges.
44 Days Backpacking in China : The Middle Kingdom in the 21st Century, with the United States, Europe and the Fate of the World in Its Looking Glass
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 186,330. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Summary: “An intimate social, cultural and political look into historical and modern China, while comparing these observations to the history and current trends of the United States and Europe.”-Provided by publisher.