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Bre'r Anancy and the Magic Pot
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Series: Brer Anancy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,140. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Jamaican Folk Stories are exemplified through the “keen and cunny Ashanti (West African) Spider God Anancy, but many Jamaicans know and love him as the trickify little spider man who speaks with a lisp and live by his wits, who is both comic and sinister, the hero and villain of Jamaican folk stories.”-The Hon Louise Bennett-Coverly. OJ
C.A.M.P. Phoenix Destiny of the Metamorph
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Series: C.A.M.P. Phoenix, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations
Having suffered great loss and many changes in her life, nine-year-old Abigail Martin is thrilled by the chance to get away from it all when she receives an invitation to summer camp. In Destiny of the Metamorph, the second book in the C.A.M.P. Phoenix series, we join Abigail and her housemates for a second perspective of their first summer at an unusual camp for extraordinary kids.
Planet Eve: The Tale of a Sprout
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Price: Free! Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Short story about a planet whose inhabitants simply can't get along with each other. Not a day goes by without a war or at least a fight. Sound familiar? Things go as planned until Eve gets hit by another planet called Adam.
Madame Pedamamaki
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,140. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Madame Pedamamaki takes us into the world of a smiling ‘girl’ who secretly mourns, throughout her long life, the lack of ‘a corner of her own’. Born and raised in Alexandria (Little Paris) Egypt in an overcrowded family apartment and onwards through her three marriages, she constantly yearns for just ‘a small corner and plenty of time’ in which to indulge her greatest pleasure – reading!
New Arrivals
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / New Baby
This is the first story in a series about a family and tells about the birth of twins, a boy and a girl. They receive messages from friends and family around the world and each year they visit them and have an exciting holiday, learning a lot about the country, its culture and themselves. The books use arc's unique Multi Level Reading approach presenting each story at different reading levels.
Victoria's Beginning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Breaking the Line Books is a line of fictional dramatic books. The first book of the line is Victoria's Beginning introduces main character, Victoria. Born different, Victoria has to face many challenges and hardships starting with the rejection by her parents. Her faith becomes tested with each new obstacle. Will she succumb and lose faith or conquer all to find her destiny.
Sugar Cane
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,660. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Set in Mauritius, Sugar Cane evokes a sensuous feast of all the rich sights and scents of a tropical paradise landscape. But what at first seems idyllic, gradually reveals a malignant underside as our heroine, Beth Stephens, attempts to reveal the truth about her Mauritian father's abrupt departure from the island many years ago. Ever dreamed of travelling to Mauritius? Dive into Sugar Cane!
Another Throw of The Dice
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Price: Free! Words: 101,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is the mid-eighties when a group of expatriates from Australia, New Caledonia, New Zealand, the United States and Japan meet and form friendships in a small country in the tropical south Pacific. Developing friendships with local people help to establish familiarity with the culture and lifestyle of the society. Over time, past lives are glimpsed and are woven into the fabric of the narrative.