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An Eventful Year in the Life of Norbett Thickle
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,570. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Paranormal
A children’s story about the adventures of a boy in Nepal and the world of alchemy.
The End Of An Age: A Ramayana
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Price: Free! Words: 4,570. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
In the time of myth, gods and demons walk the world. Exquisite Sita, wife of heroic Prince Rama, is kidnapped by the Demon Prince Ravana and held in his mercurial mirrored Demon City. Her husband wages an epic war to win her back ... but will he want her when he finds her? In this short story, feminist writer Clarisse Thorn has created a unique retelling of a Southeast Asian legend: The Ramayana.
Hidden Tiger Raging Mountain: Over the Hill in Nepal
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Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 28,040. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Jo Carroll decided it was time to pack her rucksack and get back to the mountains. Little things like a pension and bus pass were not enough to put her off. Besides, after her gap year, she knew all about travelling now. But Nepal had other ideas. Storms raged in the mountains; strikes made transport impossible. And then there was the tiger …
God Wife: A Story of Dreams and Realities
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Biographical
God Wife, a novel co-authored by Mani Nepali, is based on the true story of a struggling orphan in a remote village of Nepal. Abused and despised, he is inspired by zizibisha, a supernatural force that appears to him as a dream girl. She is not only his friend but also his teacher and spiritual consort, helping him to overcome life’s challenges and find success in Nepal and on the world’s stage.
India - A Guide To The Experience
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,030. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Essay » Sociology
A guide to the experience of being in India from an old India hand who has made 7 visits to the subcontinent. You will be guided in word and color pictures to the most fascinating and varied places and receive expert tips for how you can make your journey both safe and smooth. Your guide also reveals where you can relax and unwind in comfort and beauty on unspoilt beaches and mountain retreats
The Summit Prince of Braga: A journey in Nepal's Annapurnas
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Just north of Nepal's bustling Annapurna Circuit is a narrow gorge guarded by sheer cliffs hundreds of feet high which leads to a hidden valley high on the Tibetan plateau, a region remote enough for Khampa guerillas to use it as a hideout. This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey there, and will appeal to any lover of mountain literature, and of trekking and climbing in the Nepal Himalayas.
The Ascent of Manaslu: Climbing the world's eighth highest mountain
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 14. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,150. Language: British English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell sets out to climb Manaslu with regular climbing partners Mark and Ian in Autumn 2011. A more luckless trio of wannabe mountaineers would be hard to find. Between them they had made no fewer than eight attempts to climb an 8000 metre peak without success. Would it be any different this time? This is the story of their expedition.
The End of the World
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,610. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The End of the World is a book of short stories about Nepal. It was long-listed for the Frank O'Connor Short Story Award in 2009.
Maté al padre de mi mejor amiga
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: Spanish. Published: February 22, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
This play is about the friendship between two girls during the civil conflict in Nepal.
I Killed My Best Friend's Father
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Plays » Women Authors
What happens when a war ends and the people left behind have to deal with the consequences? Two teenage girls are displaced by the conflict in Nepal. The father of one has killed the father of the other. As the ghosts of their fathers linger nearby, still fighting between themselves, the two girls battle to preserve their friendship and survive in a hostile world.