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Journal of a Sufi Odyssey A True Novel Book III
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 214,920. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Many people suppose that tasawwuf, or Sufi mysticism, is just about altered states of consciousness. In reality, however, the essence of the Sufi mystical way is to struggle to purify oneself through a constant exploration for the truth of things and use those discovered truths to help realize one's essential, spiritual potential. 'Journal of a Sufi Odyssey' gives expression to such a search.
The Waltz-A Dramatic Poem
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Gilgamesh, being of Sumerian descent, has grown tired of his life of luxury and excess in heaven and decides to leave heaven after dreaming about finding a perfect lover. The following pages describe Gilgamesh’s attempt to find this lover on Earth and of the people that he meets during his adventures.
A Cycle of Gods
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,660. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The Gods of Light have dominated the ancient world for centuries, interfering with human civilization. Now, someone is killing them. That frightens the Gods enough to send for the trickster, Odyl, the hero of the Minoan war, to discover the murderer. The answer is found deep under Minos in a maze of caverns where Odyl is seeking his wife and child and being hunted by Gods trying to kill him.
Bicycle Rider
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,650. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Romance
Having touched mortality with a recent heart attack, Tom Ryder sets off across the desert on his bicycle in an odyssey of meaning. His destination – Phoenix, the city of rebirth. Behind him is an abandoned wife, a discarded job, and a life of conformity so heavy it threatened to crush him. Ahead is a rendezvous with fate and a truth long hidden in the recesses of his mind.
Flight of the Spirit
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Price: Free! Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Homer Shoup, arrested in 2004 and charged with attempting to assassinate Vice President Dick Cheney, writes about his life-changing experience immediately afterward. Shoup writes about the man he was and the man he has become since.
How to Drive Around the World and Stay on Top
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,600. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
How to plan and prepare for a 4WD expedition, including vehicle preparation and valuable information on roads, maps, visas and border crossings, health issues, staying together and staying alive. Learn from an experienced expeditioner (Eventful Woman) who managed a 4-man team to bring them home on time, on budget and alive.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
The Shamus: A Gumshoe's Odyssey
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,980. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The Shamus: A Gumshoe’s Odyssey” is a recreation of Homer’s Odyssey as a fast-paced Sci-Fi tribute to the hard-boiled gumshoe films of the 1930’s, colored by mythological and Buddhist over-tones
Starseeker
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,100. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Hiding in the seams of the sky they came knocking on his door. To awaken the destroyer. To give rise to a king. To fight for a cause long ago forgotten. Let the war between angels begin.
Homer's Odyssey: A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a retelling of Homer's "Odyssey" in novel form. After leaving Troy, Odyssey spent ten years wandering around the Mediterranean. When he finally returned home to the island of Ithaca, he discovered many suitors trying to marry his wife because they thought that he was dead. Odysseus must reestablish himself as king of Ithaca or be a beggar for the rest of his life.