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Beware the Dead Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,390. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2010 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
This powerful fast moving blend of recent history with the fictitious adventures of a British spy caught up in the war between Russia and Georgia over semi-independent Abkhazia is a thriller full of danger and suspense. Much of the action takes place against a background of trekking in the wilderness of the Caucasus Mountains. The conflict escalates when Georgia invades and captures Sukhumi.
The Uprisers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
After eleven years of brutal communist leadership, a young girl and her brother join a grass roots campaign to end oppression in Hungary. Only the girl survives and will go on to America for safety, where she will learn what freedom really means.
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
The Polyglot's Nightmares: Part X½ in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Fleeing a war and in search of himself, Ion finds himself residing in a number of strange caves, on the walls of which are written a strange language. He meets a woman who guides him through his state of being a refugee and is troubled by strange dreams that seem to incorporate the existence of the war, his love for the woman he has met and a sense of the divine.
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.
21st Century Textbooks of Military Medicine - Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War, Hostage Negotiation, Terrorism, Refugees, PTSD, Vietnam (Emergency War Surgery Series)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 181,530. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health
From the much-referenced and highly acclaimed Textbooks of Military Medicine series, Military Psychiatry: Preparing in Peace for War addresses the multiple mental health services provided by the military during peacetime.
Angels of Mazawi
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You set the price! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
She was a beautiful orphaned refugee from western Africa. He was a gangly country boy from the wheatbelt. This is a story of how their worlds collided.
Born a Refugee: A Novel of One Palestinian Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Born a Refugee opens a window into the lives of one Palestinian family living in the Kalandia refugee camp amidst the harsh constraints and violence of military occupation. Four sons and their widowed mother build surprisingly normal lives as they support each other through tragedy and trauma, love and joy in spite of very different views on life, love, and politics.
Kyle's War
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Kyle’s typical teen’s life crumbles when the feds brutally arrest his parents for subversive activities. Abandoned, frightened, and ostracized, Kyle has little hope of getting his life back. A secret network helps Kyle escape to Canada where he learns his family harbors a horrific and violent secret that will make Kyle question everything he thought he knew about loyalty, war, love, and peace.
Little Saigon (A Play in Three Acts)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
During the final exodus from Vietnam in 1975, a family from Saigon arrives in a refugee camp in Florida. Their old professions--physician, lawyer, technician--are useless to them now. Somehow, they must find a sponsor, a place to live, and some kind of menial job. They also must learn why their father--and their savings--disappeared just before they were scheduled to depart for their new country.