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Turning a Blind Eye to the Sun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The stories of an Indian businessman and a European woman interlink in unlikely circumstances in the South of France. The woman, disillusioned with her Western lifestyle, is a product of 21st century self-absorption. The man has an Eastern ability to see life as a selfless flow yet is seduced by his London lifestyle. Death and an attempt to reconcile the past with their future bring them together.
The Dragons Eye
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Cameron was just an above average kid at an above average school. Only his best friend and longtime crush, Cassandra, along with his friend Aaron, knew he was the mayor’s son. He was finally starting to show himself. But something else changed. It turned out that Cameron was a magician. And as he later found out, his 16 years old brother was actually a 1600 year old man sent to protect him.
I'm Just Sayin': A Poetry Anthology for Life Moments
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Series: Poetry. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Abundant Truth Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The poems presented in this anthology express feelings and thoughts accompanying these life moments.
The Gift not Given
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Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Her boyfriend’s Christmas party forces Leah to see the true nature of her relationship with him and her “best friend” Jerry.
Paradise Lost and Paradise Regained In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 46. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 394,050. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
John Milton put a twist on the story of Adam and Eve--in the process he created what some have called one of the greatest literary works in the English Language. It has inspired music, art, film, and even video games. But it's hundreds of years old and reading it today sometimes is a little tough. BookCaps is here to help!
Paradise Regained In Plain and Simple English (A Modern Translation and the Original Version)
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Series: Plain and Simple English, Book 47. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Fiction » Classics
John Milton put a twist on the story of Adam and Eve--in the process he created what some have called one of the greatest literary works in the English Language. "Paradise Regained" is Milton's lesser read, but equally great, follow-up. BookCaps puts a fresh spin on Milton’s classic by using language modern readers won't struggle to make sense of.
Erase my memory, gentlemen
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 29,690. Language: Russian. Published: June 18, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
На землю мягко опускались сумерки. Снежинки  кружились  и водили свой непонятный хоровод.
Все искрилось  праздничным светом. Яркие огни, освещая весь город, замирали в ожидании чуда.
Cultural Mindset of the Class of 2013
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Price: Free! Words: 2,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Parenting » Childhood psychology
Have you ever found that you can't relate to the teens of today? This guide is meant to help parents and older siblings by showing you what the high school graduating class of 2013 did - and didn't - grow up with. It might also be useful for writers to write realistic fictional teenagers.
A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man
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Price: Free! Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
«A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man» is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Sort of. The quest is to guess the YM's family name...
All You Need Is Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,770. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jack DeVane is on the fast track to becoming the youngest CEO in Cunningham Coffee history. Focused, determined and dedicated, he doesn’t let anything get in the way of his goals...until a little homeless dog wanders into Jack’s condo, and a beautiful dog walker wanders into his heart. Can this little dog teach them both--that all they really need is love?