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Turned into Stone
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,300. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Toja, the thin girl with the long, silky hair and light footsteps, was minding her goats near the old oak trees on the banks of the river Zgosca, at the place where the river split in two. She was enjoying the feel of the cold water on her bare feet, and was singing a melancholic tune, from her ancestors of long ago. Suddenly she was startled to hear a noise behind her...
Stories That Crafted The Earth
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Price: $6.82 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Ancient
International storyteller Adrian Beckingham, The Man From Story Mountain, has worked with indigenous peoples for over two decades. Enjoy here a rare collection of tales from the firesides, carried across thousands of years of oral tradition, about how our world was made. It tells the beginnings of the first rivers, mountains, forests, valleys, oceans, stars, sun, moon, animals,and people.
Our Oceans, Rivers and Lakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life
There are great reserves of Ocean waters on the earth. Around 97 percent of total water is found in the oceans and simultaneously 70 percent of the earth’s area is covered with Oceans. World’s generally all sea’s, mountains, lakes and the snow and water emerging from the mountains, all get accumulated and meet in the oceans.
The River of Blood
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Price: Free! Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In the tradition of Frank R. Stockton's classic "The Lady, or The Tiger?" The River of Blood is a horror fable about dilemmas and conscience based in part on Kevin Dutton's Trolley Problem.
Vibrational Waters. The Therapeutical Properties of Sacred Springs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies
This book addresses in detail the subject of vibrational waters: waters that flow in locations of high energy and that can be used in a similar way to homeopathic and Bach flower remedies to promote mental and physical wellbeing. Some of them are also called "Marian Waters" or "Holy Waters", when they originate in a place dedicated to the Catholic faith, yet there are other interesting kinds.
Nature's Way: A Haiku Collection
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
An uplifting collection of 26 Haiku inspired by nature and the world around us. Whether you're interested in birds and animals, trees and rivers or the weather and the seasons, you'll be sure to find something that appeals.
Beneath a Wild Sky - Forest Cat and Other Stories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,300. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Need a good shiver, a quick laugh, or a pull on the heartstrings? The eighteen thought-provoking short stories in this collection are sure to provide, featuring stories about people you may think you know, and places you may think you’ve been. Meet FBI agents and devious killers, good mothers and bad wives, in a forest or on a lake, in spring rain or summer sun, all Beneath a Wild Sky.
14 Fun Facts About the River Thames: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
The River Thames has a colorful history. It was a river road long before railways and roads were built. It has brought flood, disease and death to thousands of people. It has over 80 islands, 200 bridges, 20 tunnels, 45 locks, six public ferries and one ford. Yet it still reminds us of its history with about one body a week being found in its waters. Educational Version has activities to meet CCSS
14 Fun Facts About the Yangtze: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 6,750. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
The Yangtze River is known by many names. From its headwaters in the glaciers of Tibet, it drops nearly 16,000 feet (5000 metres) on its journey to the East China Sea. For millions of years it has cut its path through the land. It flows through mountains and deep gorges and along broad, flat valley plains. The Educational Version has activities that meet Common Core Curriculum Standards.
The Edge of Hell
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Price: Free! Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
How would it feel to be scattered across the rocks? Fifty feet, jagged edges, no mercy for a drunken teenager. A few swigs of whisky under the blazing Arizona sun and you jump…and wake up in a big ol’ truck inner tube, floating within the dark pit of hell toward a destiny filled with evil’s promise.