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Paused in Polynesia Part 6: Mom! There's a Lion in the Toilet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,450. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The final chapter in an incredible family journey... with plans dashed due to catastrophic natural disasters, the Anderson family detoured to the South Pacific island of Fiji and then familiar resorts in the islands of Hawaii, before returning home after five months away. Share our last few weeks of adventure, as well as our personal reflections once we returned to our "normal" Canadian lives.
The Little Book of Big Misunderstandings
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 39,730. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business communication / general
Ten of history's most famous tragedies were caused by simple misunderstandings that can happen during everyday conversations. These disasters are summarized and then analyzed. A final chapter provides advice on how to avoid similar confusion at home and work.
March 11: The Story of a Special Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » General reference » Trivia
March 11: The Story of a Special Day covers everything that makes this day very special. From celebrations around the world to significant moments in history, birthdays, zodiac signs, and all-month events, this ebook makes a perfect birthday present or anniversary gift, one that will be kept and remembered long after an ordinary birthday card has been forgotten!
Tremors - Travel Adventures in Post Earthquake Japan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The day before Paul Broadhead was due to travel to Japan for the first time, an earthquake and tsunami rocked the North East coast of the country, killing thousands and leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Undeterred, he flew out for a three week trip through a country coming to terms with devastating loss. Tremors is a personal account - sometimes funny, occasionally sad, but always eye-
Lucy the Harbor Goose
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,990. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A fictional account of the life of a real goose named Lucy who survives many trials over the years and becomes a beloved figure at the small seaside harbor she calls home. When one harbor resident decides he has a problem with Lucy, her community rallies in support and fights for her right to continue living there in peace. Hers is a remarkable story with a bittersweet ending.
Tumble II
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 316,740. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A series of chain reaction natural disasters has culminated in an abnormal seismic catastrophe, dubbed as the Andaman Event by scientists, and it's causing the earth to tumble on its axis. Now mankind struggles for survival as the planet reshapes itself ecologically and geologically with disastrous consequences, threatening the existence of every living thing on its surface.
For Now -- After the Quake: A Father's Journey
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Price: $2.39 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
Author Kevin Kato was living in Fukushima when the Great Tohoku Earthquake of March 11, 2011 struck. Four days later, just as life seemed to be returning to normal, the nuclear crisis began to unfold. This is Kevin's gripping, emotional account of getting his family to safety with the help and support of countless friends - and beginning to truly understand the resilience of the Japanese spirit.
Maarvik And The Purples Of Tristan V
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,520. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
MAARVIK AND THE PURPLES OF TRISTAN V is an alien coming of age story, set against the backdrop of global warming. An asteroid disintegrates in the atmosphere, releasing the seeds of life from another world. Six months later, a small purple entity descends from a tree on Whidbey Island and into our lives. Growing up can be a difficult process, especially if you come from another planet!
The Goddess From The Sea
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Meet Sarah and David, two people from opposite sides of the world. They live in societies whose lifestyles are as far apart as the distance between them. Also, meet a group of barracudas who help them find each other. This is their story, the story of a love that would not be denied. Not by a tsunami, nor a hurricane, nor even by the power of the United States government.
The Case of the Brainy Birds
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Series: The Private Investigators Club, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by William Jenkins. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Case of the Brainy Birds is the second story in a series about some ten-year-old students in Brockville, Ontario, Canada who have formed a detective club. They choose a name for the club and then choose the mystery that they plan to solve. Dick points out that the seagulls that hover over the city are gone. Their investigation takes them into danger as an earthquake strikes the area.