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International Human Rights: Universalism Versus Relativism
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,500. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
INTERNATIONAL HUMAN RIGHTS is a classic socio-legal study of the incompatibility and possible reconciliation of competing views of cultural relativism and absolute fundamental human rights. It features prodigious research and insight that is often cited by academics, rights lawyers, and activists over two decades. This edition adds a new foreword by Tom Zwart and a new preface by the author.
She Lays With The Lilies
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,750. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Rhetorical Ratatouille. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Imagine you meet your true love, things between you are just awesome, then one day your inamorato disappears without any reason whatsoever. Freshman year in college, Carter Masterson meets his true love Alora Dune. Before their junior year, Carter asks Alora to move in with him. She agrees, but vanishes shortly after. Read on and discover this incredible romance entangled in supernatural elements
The Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four unrelated guests are enticed to a private island off the coast of New Zealand. They think it's a holiday resort. But this is no playground. It's a battleground. Here, they are faced with an escalating series of trials that will eventually see all but one of them killed and the winner gain a fortune. This psychological thriller really twists the knife. Optioned for film.
31 Days to Life
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Stephens Family Media Group. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When 16 year old Kyra Lancaster is abducted in broad daylight in front of her school, she wakes up to find herself living a nightmare worse than she could ever have imagined. Told that she must perform every twisted wish of her captor's desire and be freed in 30 days, or suffer an additional day for each day she resists, Kyra faces an agonizing choice to fight or comply, and hope she can survive.
The Silent Skin You Live In. Living with Borderline Personality Disorder.
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Reference
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How I came to realise I suffered with BPD. Whats the nine deciding factors are in diagnosis. Inner selves. Testing. Dominant personalities. Self Help. Living with a partner with BPD Hope.
Chasing Rainbows
Price: Free! Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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When worlds collide the price can be fatal ... The eighties and Nick is a London-based widower with a two-year-old daughter. He begins a relationship with Eamon, a gay teacher from Paris and the odds are already against them. But they are about to be tested in ways they could never have imagined. Soon they’re entangled in the dangerous world of drugs, porn and even murder. How can they survive?
The Pleasure of Pain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Whoever thinks that pains are found only for us to be tortured is surely mistaken. All features of tactfulness and wisdom we see around us also include pain. The demerits of pain can be transformed into merits; even death can have its own advantages not only from a religious perspective, but also for life.
The Worst Thing
Price: Free! Words: 3,950. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
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A short story. At three in the morning George is woken up by a knock at the door. It's a stranger; his car has broken down and he needs to call for a ride. George let's him in. It's an act of kindness that he will come to regret.
Achmet
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 2,120. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The time has come and the unbelievers have failed to meet his just demand. Achmet needs to show the sons of monkeys and pigs that the word of a mujahideen is like a scimitar, sharp, clearly defined and to be feared. An object lesson is needed.
Trillion Dollar Eden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.