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False Idols: Doom Doom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A short collection of abstract poems by the Berkeley, California born/Oakland, California raised Prince-Charles Davis. He is not only a 10 year plus spoken word artist, but a 15 year plus writer. This is collected work from 2001.
Treasure The Moment
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is a story about alternatives and escaping the rat race.
The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Keepers of the Realm
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,860. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Set in The Kimberly, Australia; Keepers of the Realm brings together an ancient people - who have hiden their kingdom from Mankind for thousands of years - and a group of environmentalists who join these Aliens in an attempt to alert Mankind to the imminent danger facing the planet. Once discovered, the kingdom comes under attack from the industrial/military complex threatening Earth's survival.
Alien Report Card: In Which a Real-Life Alien Being Gives Us a Progress Report on the Human Condition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by K&R Creative Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » Aliens and UFOs
Meet Bonobo. He's an alien from outer space who's stranded on Earth, and he's taken time out from his busy schedule of taste-testing margaritas and chocolate to give us a report card on the human condition. Illustrated with highly technical stick-figure artwork, Bonobo gives us an outsider's perspective on human politics, sex, marriage, technology, toilet paper, and much, much more.
The Neighborhood is Really Going to the Dead
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Robert is new to the neighborhood, and it's been a busy couple of days. A "feast" of introductions. And then he comes upon Grossman's house. Will Robert survive?
The Prodigal Planet
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,860. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
How would you feel if you "discovered" Earth? For over eighty years, Earth has been sending-out its radio and television signals into deep space as a by-product of modern life. These transmissions are now beginning to find a new audience…and that alien audience is shaken by them. Discover how these signals change their planet...and the consequences this has for Earth.
Crowd Noises
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry
Before I began to listen. In my younger days. I ranted. Invited into small spaces. Where my nose was rubbed in my words. Listened to my fellow poets. Bleed. Black. And wondered if I heard an echo. Or was everyone crazy. These were the Crowd Noises.
Poems, Prayers, Protests And Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Author's Notes A wide range of subjects are covered in this collection of contemporary poems. I have tried to express my desire for world peace in "On Foreign Soil", caring for wildlife and animals in "The Hunter", the environment in "Mr. Tree" and for my fellow human beings in "The Land Of Competition" and "On Foreign Soil". "Band Together" expresses the idea of a brotherhood of all races...
I'd Rather Make Lemonade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The old cliche which says, “when life gives you lemons, make lemonade” inspired the title and is woven into the themes of these poems. Much beauty can be added to the realities of life by one's attitude just like the sugar that makes a bunch of bitter lemons taste like a sweet drink.