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EmP - Nuclear Winter
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Series: EMP, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,110. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
Regional war in the Middle East becomes WW III when an atmospheric EMP attack takes the world back to the 7th Century except for a chosen group sheltered inside the Yucca Mountain underground complex under the command of Colonel Bradley. This mismatch of personalities struggle to survive living confined inside a mountain while under siege by a rogue army seeking their food, weapons, and women.
Biography of SP Malhotra
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Price: Free! Words: 78,950. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He became head of his family and business when he was only fifteen. Orphaned at nineteen, rendered homeless by Partition at twenty-one, Satpal Malhotra arrived in Pune at 8.30 pm on the 13th of November 1947. In three days time he had rented a shop, set up a business, and even made a profit.
Syria. Will the killing ever end?
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
i went to syria in april 2013 to get a better understanding of what is happening in this revolution and find out why this conflict is going on for so long. i also visited refugee camps in lebanon and jordan.
The Long Road to Freedom - A Survivor's Story
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013 by Dream Write Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The author intended initially to present a brief summary of events in his personal life. However, as he wrote he realized he could not ignore major national and international events which had an impact on his country, his family, and his life. WWII, and the imposition and affects of Communism on the population of Eastern and Central Europe, figures prominently into this captivating memoir.
Crossing Borders - Australian Outback Romance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,400. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Rashida halted momentarily before descending the steps of the aeroplane. “Another border to cross, Inshallah this is the final one”, she thought, unaware that there were more borders to cross - culture, language and most importantly that of a heart walled within the emotional toughness of a man of the Australian Outback.
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
Racing Demon And Other Ways Of Cheating Love And Death
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Price: $3.10 USD. Words: 90,220. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Still mourning the loss of her alcoholic husband, Gennie returns to Cornwall in search of a new start. But her peace is rocked by Jack, a troubled ex-soldier trailing echoes of the past and dependency issues of his own..Racing Demon and other ways of cheating love and death is an engaging and touching story about the fragility of love, the power of hope and true impact of loss.
SURVIVING BRIGITTE’S SECRETS
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Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 90,510. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A unique and true story of how Saskia's mother, Brigitte, survived the holocaust and her own experiences as the child of a holocaust survivor in circumstances that will surprise many readers.
From Condoms to Cabbages
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 109,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014 by Proglen. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Abortion & Birth Control
From Condoms to Cabbages: An Authorized Biography of Mechai Viravaidya In Thailand, a condom is called a "Mechai". Mechai Viravaidya, Thailand's Condom King, has used this most anatomically suggestive contraceptive device to turn the conventional family planning establishment on its head. First came condom blowing contests, then T-shirts with condom shrouded anthropomorphic penises...
Transition: A Journey in Laos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 39,870. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 11, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
The year was 1994. Somewhere in Bokeo, a tiny province in Laos, a seven-year old Sanva and his family were about to start building their new lives after being stateless for years. When the opportunity came for Sanva to continue his education in Vientiane, the capital of Laos, he found himself faced with one of his most difficult decisions yet: to obey his father and stay on in Bokeo or defy him.