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The Character
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Intense. Painful. Inspiring. This is 10-year-old Anna's story of abuse and her redeeming friendship with a mysterious storyteller named Ash.
Afghan Journal: A Soldier's Year in Afghanistan
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,200. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Journey to a remote corner of Afghanistan with Sergeant First Class Jeff Courter, as he leaves his civilian family life in Chicago and trains Afghan Border Police to defend their own turf. Learn how the U.S. Army struggles to bring stability to a region where fear and poverty rule. And discover how one man searches his soul to reconcile the personal, professional and spiritual challenges of war.
Implosion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,050. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The timing is odd, the Implosion is coming at about the same time as the end of the Mayan Calendar. As a result, there are wars and riots. Another odd thing is nobody really knows what the Implosion will bring, aren't even sure exactly what it is, or entails. But it is coming! Beyond that...nobody knows anything for sure. Even so, Kevin can hardly wait! Or can he?
Tales of Ancient Wisdom: The Adventures of Zin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
A collection of spiritual zen/taoist stories woven together into a narrative following Zin, a sage-like character who embodies the essence of the ancient masters of old. Some of the stories are retellings of tales from long ago while others are the author's original creations reflecting his many years of study in the Eastern martial and healing arts.
Thomas & the Christmas Orange: Storybook Advent Calendar Singles
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Series: Storybook Advent, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2010 by Laura Dawn Lewis. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Family
A charming story about giving and the simple things in life was inspired by a folktale about that orange that seems to appear in Christmas stockings each year.
Seasons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of short stories and poems on the seasons of life.
My Secret Mother: an adoptee speaks to the girls who went away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,780. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Robert J. Bannon was surprised to learn about the numerous shared feelings and challenges between birth mothers and the child they gave up. As an adoptee, he was compelled to explore this unique relationship resulting in a book of love and inspiration that will capture the hearts of everyone with any connection to adoption. My Secret Mother reveals the true feelings of a son still wondering.
Grandpa Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It all started one day, when BJ and Darrian giggled at me and made fun of how I started so many things that I said to them with the phrase, " When I was a boy .. ". But Grandpa Stories is not about being their grandpa so much as a collection of stories of how I was lucky enough to grow up to be their Grandpa. I have always loved great story telling and I hope you do as well
Humans and Other Creatures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,130. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These seven short stories were written randomly over a long period of time, and were all responses to seemingly insignificant incidents in life. If there is an underlying theme to the tales, it is that life is both strange and varied, and yet forms a cohesive whole. The stories range from the whimsical, to the poignant, to the mildly philosophical.
It began with a Word
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,750. Language: American English. Published: January 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
So you’re probably asking yourself, *what* began with a word? The answer is: Everything. This introduction, each story comprised within this anthology, every utterance that comes from your mouth. These all began with a word. Even your thoughts begin with words. The stories contained within this anthology all began with words that popped into my head.