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Character for Champions
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Growing Up
"A wonderful book for students of any age -- young and old -- to learn the basic facts of everyday life and to see how exciting learning can be, both physical and mental."
White Like the Rainbow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,920. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
White Like the Rainbow is a book of transcribed recordings of conversations which took place August 25, 2011 through September 4, 2011 between one European-American couple and one African-American woman. The author hopes to bring an updated awareness on race relations, establish where we stand now Post-Civil Rights Movement, and where we want to be 50 years from now.
Dragonworld ETC (The Society On Da Run #3)
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Series: The Society On Da Run Mini Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Notice: this is an anthology. In this e-chapbook are twelve poem-stories that serve as an introduction to the space dragon epic 'The Society On Da Run'. These twelve (and more) poems and stories are diverse and offer up something new to the world of Dragons.
Bears Bees Honks and Hoots
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Price: Free! Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry
this is a narrative poetry book which is about some funny things that happen to humans and animal characters. It's good for reading orally to children or just sit awhile and hoot as you read all six chapters of the book.
I Am A Southerner
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Price: Free! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
A short memior about what it means to be a Southerner from a Floridian's perspective.
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.
Study Guide: Black Like Me (A BookCaps Study Guide)
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Series: Study Guides, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
The perfect companion to John Howard Griffin's "Black Like Me," this study guide contains a chapter by chapter analysis of the book, a summary of the plot, and a guide to major characters and themes. BookCap Study Guides do not contain text from the actual book, and are not meant to be purchased as alternatives to reading the book.
Panorama Beach Mysteries: The Best Devil Money Can Buy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In 1967 Panorama Beach, is awash with dirty money: Developer money, drug money, vice money, and green Deputy Tommy “Mustang” Sawtell might just be the last untouched lawman in north Florida. But Mustang will be tested as he investigates his first suspicious death, a “floater” found in a pond under the Sky Bucket ride, from which the Deputy believes he fell, jumped – or was thrown.
The Great Flag Flap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,680. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011 by Calumet. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘The Great Flag Flap’ describes a nickel-plated bald eagle’s confrontation with the legacy of racism embodied in his high school’s flag. The eagle is a popular student-athlete at Rebel High, and he leverages this popularity to demand the retirement of the shameful symbol. The cloistered community that is home to Rebel High refuses, though, to heed the eagle's admonitions.
The Triptych Papers: Lectures in Post-Colonialism, Creolisation and the Epistemologies of Displacement
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,170. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Post-Colonialism is revealed as "backward looking"; as tending to read its anthropology against the sociology, economics and history of which it escaped in Colonialism. In the Triptych Papers, Morris explores the problem of post-colonialism and argues that there is a value in the situation or anthropology - which is to say the life-world - of the post-colonial which he or she is apt to overlook.