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Mark of the Dragonfly
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Malachite Quills Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Caleb is twelve years old the day the strange and incredible Professor Thaddeus Myrrdin Slimmerik appears. The Professor and his strange magical pocket watch turn the orphanage upside-down and inside-out and he whisks Caleb away to the land the boy once believed existed only in his imagination and dreams. Caleb discovers he is not who he thinks he is and his future is going be anything but normal.
The Ghost and Cheri
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Cheri’s 7-year-old nephew is hearing voices in the night. Is it possible the old house he inherited from his parents came with ghosts? Then handsome Sky Welton arrives, eager to assist. But a paranormal investigator—a ghostbuster—isn’t what Cheri has in mind, either to ease her nephew’s fears or to tempt her vulnerable heart. The author won a career achievement award from Romantic Times.
You Gotta Have Manners
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Series: The Penwinnard Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,060. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Sid doesn't only dream of a new mum and dad, but is willing to work very hard to achieve that goal.
To Catch a Captain (Regency Romance Book 3)
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Series: Scandalous, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,030. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Returned from the Peninsular wars, Captain Russell Avery thinks he's found the perfect distraction from his recent troubles. Unfortunately, Miss Bridget Kelly is more than the maid he thinks her to be.
The Journey to the Past
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Annabell Jackson is a young child, an orphan, thrown away by her parents. She soon learns to survive with the help of her new friends . . . if she could earn their friendship. Yet Annabell also longs to find the identity of her birth parents and why they had abandoned her. Will Annabell be able to find out her family secrets with her new friends? Or alone?
Oliver Twist In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 175,490. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Charles Dickens’ “Oliver Twist” is considered one of his greatest books. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Wilde's classic novel is also included.
Death's Time Keeper
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Price: Free! Words: 19,160. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
Death has it’s time keepers spread across the four directions in the world. They remind Death to visit people when their time in this world is over. As legend has it such people are called Death’s Time Keepers. This story’s about one such timekeeper who falls in love with a girl. At the end however he knows it’s her time to die. Will he be able to sacrifice his immortality for her? Let’s find out!
The Forgotten Room - A Sequel to Frances Hodgson Burnett's 'The Secret Garden'
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,200. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Europe
'The Forgotten Room' begins a mater of months after the original, and continues the stories of Mary, Colin, Dickon and the rest of the beloved characters from 'The Secret Garden.' This is the story of what happens next to the people of Misselthaite Manor. Mary finds another secret, learns more about Colin and her friends, gets a tutor, and faces a crucial decision or two.
Ferdinand Finds a Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
This is a very short fiction Children's story about a little puppy that is born under a Christmas tree and becomes an orphan.
Wheezer the Wire-Loose Goose
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,850. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Wheezer is an orphan and a bully, who is hated by the rest of his flock. Children will identify with Wheezer’s search for self-worth and rejoice with him as he finds it. His courage and ultimate reward have special meaning for stragglers, strugglers, and non-conformists. Wheezer appeals to all ages. His positive philosophy is easily understood and, when practiced, promises life-changing results.