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The Borderlands of Power: The Rys Chronicles Book IV
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Series: The Rys Chronicles, Book 4 ยท Rys World, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 149,820. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Nufal is invaded and human warriors fight alongside their rys and tabre champions in a grueling clash of muscle and magic. Grim struggles smash strategy into chaos, and loyalties degenerate into desperate choices for survival. Tempet and Alloi, driven by their desire for revenge upon the rys, push King Shan deep into the violent reservoir of his power.
Che Forever
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Biography
In this bilingual English/Español edition, Che Forever is a sympathetic and poetic biographical sketch detailing the past, promise, potential, and power of the dynamic ideas and ideology of Che Guevara, the iconic Latin American revolutionary. Read it and surprise yourself!
Spinward Fringe Broadcast 5: Fracture
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Series: Spinward Fringe, Broadcast 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
The crew of the Triton, a rare, Earth built Space Combat Carrier, make their way to Ossimi Station, a safe haven for independent ships and traders. In a galaxy gripped by conflict and teetering on the verge of chaos, Captain Jacob Valance and his crew will be faced with the unexpected, the unknown, and an opportunity to save thousands of lives. Will their sympathy be their undoing? [Broadcast 5]
Seven Cities of Gold
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,010. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
In 1528, 300 conquistadores embarked on a mission to colonize La Florida. Within a matter of months, they disappeared. Thousands of miles and eight years later, a band of Spanish slave traders encountered the last four survivors of this lost expedition. Seven Cities of Gold is the amazing true story of four castaways who endured impossible odds in the first recorded exploration of North America.
The Taking of the Amistad, Martin, and Malcolm
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Cinque leads the captives of the Amistad in their revolt for freedom in this rendering of the infamous slave uprising written by Fayette Jones-Ziegler. Also included here is an inspiring biographical poem about Martin Luther King, and another moving depiction of the life of Malcolm X.
Life Under Slavery: Autobiographies of Three American Slaves
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 153,390. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Autoibiographies of three pre-Civil War African-American slaves."Northerners know nothing at all about Slavery. They think it is perpetual bondage only. They have no conception of the depth of degradation involved in that word, slavery; if they had, they would never cease their efforts until so horrible a system was overthrown."
SHADWELL'S SLAVES Escape to Freedom
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,810. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
In the late 1700's a collegemate of Thomas Jefferson (Jake) replaces some slaves and steals others away to Canada. They risk their lives and their reputations. A novel filled with warmth, love, concern for fellow man - along with adventure, excitement, love and romance.
Return 2 Earth: Liberation Force
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Series: Escape 2 Earth, Book two. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,250. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
For six years the people of New Earth were making a better life for themselves when suddenly our heroes from Escape 2 Earth, Matt, Will and Art receive a distress signal from the Bottom Dwellers on Old Earth! Taz, the son of the evil Rotart has begun enslaving the humans who stayed behind. Once again it is up to Matt, Will and Art to defeat their new enemy and rescue the society of Bottom Dwellers
The Shut Mouth Society
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,710. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a collector acquires an Abraham Lincoln document, he asks detective Greg Evarts and UCLA professor Patricia Baldwin to authenticate it. They discover a Civil War secret that could upset the balance of power in North America. Now they must unravel a 150-year-old mystery before it's too late.
Elijah Lovejoy's Fight for Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,120. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Biography
Two decades before the Civil War, Elijah Lovejoy used his newspaper to protest slavery. His beliefs were dangerous enough. Taking his cause public proved deadly as he defended press after press before losing his life to a mob. Insisting on his constitutional right to speak freely about unpopular subjects, he refused to be intimidated by those who would silence him. A biography for young readers.