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The World in Our Hands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,800. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
The World in Our Hands covers the origins and reasons for the current economic and political climate globally. It explains the reasons why suffering is persistent today even with our mass technology. The way in which we humans organize ourselves in society has created unemployment and economic exploitation due to the nature of our current system.
The Occupy Manifesto
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Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
A concise list of the problems The Occupy movement is demonstrating against and a list our our demands.
When Horses Had Wings
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Pregnant at 16, Renee Goodchild drops out of school and marries. Now she’s trapped in rural Texas with Kenny, her violent, garbage-collecting husband. A bleak future seems assured until she meets self-appointed relationship guru, Pearly.
Contorted: A Twisted Life
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,080. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Sharmeka Jackson is delt a horrid hand of life's adventures as she struggles to maintain normalcy. She is forced into a world where no child should ever go after she is left alone to care for her brother and sister. When poverty, drugs and murder take over her life, what will she do to survive?
Circuitous Lemon Economy
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A high school Algebra teacher who owns a small business strives for success in Mexico, but he gets fooled by a boy selling lemons as he crosses the border from Sonora to Arizona.
Diamonds In the Dust
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by apgroup. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
Straight out of South Africa comes the poignant tale of Ida Morgan: her husband murdered, abandoned by God, and alone in the world. Ida’s road to healing and wholeness is paved by diamonds in the dust. Author Shirley Mowat Tucker is a native South African who leads the reader into her country's secret places... places where there are still wicked men doing wicked things...
Death in the City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
"His story can be summed up in this cold, uncaring manner: another death, another homeless man found, this time on a bench next to the river. His name was Porter. These few facts are the only I truly know, without speculation." A tale of one man's desperation and another man's determination, though neither man truly knows one another, despite living so close together in the city.
Going To Pieces…the Dismantling of the United States of America
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Congress
Follow two brave women who discover, document and report a frightening and escalating reality: Congress is spawning tax-funded tribalism across America. Enrolled tribal members are dual citizens – full citizens since 1924, but “federal instrumentalities,” (property) of the federal government as dependent wards. Congress must end race-based separatism and unequal citizenship in America.
Four Cornerstones
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Series: Hearthstone Community Church. Price: Free! Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Witchcraft and wicca
Updated (2013) with improved table of contents. A collection of three of the best articles that I have done for the Hearthstone Community Church's newsletter, as well as a reprint of the very first article that I ever wrote in the esoteric community. How do I judge what the "best" articles were? Simple, by the feedback from my readers. Subjects covered include Wicca, Golden Dawn, and politics.
Mandarin Patisserie
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » Middle Eastern
After moving to Dubai, Vivek Alvares relents and thinks that just maybe he really is trapped in an ethereal vortex that his Hindu mother cautioned would be his fate if he moved to the Middle East. Breathless with anxiety over twisted, absurd experiences, Vivek makes a series of panicked efforts to free himself from dark horrors he discovers in the otherwise glittering emirate.