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On The Way To Paradise
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Series: Memorable Verse, Book 10. Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
Paradise is discovered in retrospect, after it is lost. It is the best of all possible worlds - the best we can muster at present. These thirteen poems consider paradise from this vantage point.
The World of the Unknowns: The Discovery.
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Series: The World of the Unknowns, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,480. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
On the way to school, Bradley, his twin sister Megan and their friend and neighbor John find a small shed-like building that was not there before. They don't know that it serves as an entry point into another world, the World of the Unknowns. Curious, the three forget about their responsibilities and are lured into an adventure that they think won’t take very long.
The World of the Unknowns: The Rescue.
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Series: The World of the Unknowns, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
After escaping from the World of the Unknowns, Bradley and Megan find out they have not been missed at home. What is worse, they have somehow acquired a rotten reputation both at home and at school. While trying to regain the trust of their parents and teachers, the children figure out who has acted on their part while they’ve been gone and design plans to rescue others from the Unknowns.
The Tricks & The Treats
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Series: Unforgettable Fairy Tales, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales
The Tricks & The Treats are three fairy tales for the contemporary teenager to consider, with positive and humane messages in each. Entertaining for adults as well, these fairy tales illustrate the realities of addiction, the earthly benefits of being good in life, and the prize that freedom truly is. I recommend this book at 13+, with no explicit content. Please return and leave a review!
The Dawn of Global Sense
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,700. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013 by Hoku House. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A call for world enlightenment, The Dawn of Global Sense exposes how authority addiction and alpha male rule have driven us to ravage our planet and sacrifice liberty for security. Offering reasons for hope, two-time Nautilus Award winner Judah Freed proves that an awakening into global consciousness is reaching a tipping point -- empowering us to change the world from within ourselves.
Rising Empire: Part 1
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Series: The Chronicles of Celadmore, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The nine kingdoms of Celadmore are at war. The people suffer under tyrants that strive to gain land and power in the struggle for superiority. As war threatens to tear Celadmore to pieces, Kasnata struggles to bring peace back to the realm. She fights against venality to bring hope to all those that are oppressed. Can she find the strength to fight knowing the fate of her people rests on her?
The Forgotten Nomad
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Price: Free! Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a world of opposing heroes, where rebellion turned into slavery, and the fight for survival left no clear options. There was a man of legend. A man in search for a better life: A freedom fighter on Europa. Who left the rebels in search for his own identity. Who journeyed into the unknown, to find his alter ego.
Supernova
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,180. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Nick Miller lives an ordinary life in his hometown. That is, until he starts to notice strange occurrences that seem to be indicative of a sinister cover-up. In a few seconds, his life and the future of civilization on Earth are altered forever by a deadly burst of light from space. This is the story of one man’s struggle to survive, and his ultimate triumph in the face of a tyrannical faction.
The Smolder
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Series: The Smolder. Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 94,190. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
A worldwide government has become nearly all-powerful, sorting people into breeds, assigning jobs according to breed, and taking it upon itself to declare who qualifies as a person. But it can't quite kill the embers of human dignity and a yearning for freedom, as it's about to find out.
American Heroes: Students Who Learn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,840. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Educational policy & reform / general
This book serves three purposes. First, to show how Jefferson’s concern about being educated to recognize tyranny against our democracy applies in our current generation. Second, to illustrate how current students must be our new heroes against that tyranny. Third, to give twenty study skills to help those students learn success principles.