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The Book of Live Wires
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,300. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The eagerly anticipated sequel to Gayle Brandeis' beloved Bellwether Prize-winning novel The Book of Dead Birds is now available exclusively as an ebook. Narrated by Darryl Sternberg, Ava Sing Lo's love interest from The Book of Dead Birds and now her husband and the father of their baby, The Book of Live Wires is an electrifying novel about love, identity and family secrets.
A Dictionary of English and Romanian Equivalent Proverbs
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,610. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This dictionary assembles more than 1450 English proverbs and their Romanian equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept, be it literally, such as "All that glitters is not gold" = "Nu tot ce sclipeşte e aur", or with completely different words, such as "Every cloud has a silver lining" = "Nici un rău fără bine."
A Dictionary of English and Portuguese Equivalent Proverbs
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,030. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Portuguese
This dictionary assembles 1806 English proverbs and their Portuguese equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept, be it literally, such as “Love is blind” = “O amor é cego,” or with completely different words, such as “Every cloud has a silver lining” = “Não há mal sem bem, cata para quem.”
A Dictionary of English and Spanish Equivalent Proverbs
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This Dictionary assembles 2,201 English proverbs and their Spanish equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept literally, such as "Love is blind" = "El amor es ciego" or with completely different words, such as "Every cloud has a silver lining" = "No hay mal que por bien no venga."
A Dictionary of English and Italian Equivalent Proverbs
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This dictionary assembles 2,513 English proverbs and their Italian equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept, be it literally, such as “Love is blind” = “L’amore è cieco,” or with completely different words, such as“Every cloud has a silver lining” = “Non tutto il male viene per nuocere.”
A Dictionary of English and French Equivalent Proverbs
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,790. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations
This dictionary assembles 2,234 English proverbs and their French equivalents. Equivalent proverbs are those which express the same concept literally, such as “Love is blind” = “L’amour est aveugle” or with completely different words, such as “Every cloud has a silver lining” = “Dans toute chose il y a un bon côté.”
International English Bible: New Testament
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 195,570. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Bibles
Written in simple language for an ordinary person, the International English Bible offers both accuracy and ease of reading in a single translation. The International English Bible is the version of choice for adults as well as youth, new Christians, those reading the Bible for the first time and people who speak English as a second language.
Yannis Ritsos. Poems. Selected Books
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Yannis Ritsos was born in Monemvasia, Greece, May 1, 1909 as a cadet of a noble family of landowners, but his youth is marked by devastation in his family: economic ruin, the premature death of his mother and eldest brother, and the internment of his father, who also suffered bouts of mental unrest, all of which ultimately affected Ritsos’ outlook.
Old Mray: A Scrambled Translation of Louis Becke's Old Mary
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
You can raed tihs senetnce, eevn thgouh the wrdos are scrbamled. Your brain can read common words even if only the first and last letters are in their proper places. Test this ability for yourself with Old Mray - a scrambled translation of Old Mary, Louis Becke's story of life aboard the ship Britannia.
Constantine P. Cavafy. Poems
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 27,250. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Cavafy was concise and accurate; so much so that he would work on each of his verses again and again making sure that it was in its final and perfect form before he would mail it to anyone; most of this of course is lost in the translation, as such an element in writing is impossible to replicate in another language...