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In the Wake of the Boatman
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,180. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Puttnam Douglas Steward isn’t having an identity crisis--he is one. As he drowns in expectations and disappointments, the matter of who he is—who he truly is—eludes him. Except for one thing: He’s a freak. He has to be. It’s the only answer that makes sense. In the Wake of the Boatman is a brilliant drama, stirringly and sensitively told, about the elusiveness of identity.
Pursuit of Prestige
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Price: Free! Words: 20. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political
This dissertation (2002) examines Montana State University's research activity and its effects on graduate education just prior to the university's being recognized as a Tier I Research University by the Carnegie Foundation for the Advancement of Teaching. The study found that prominent research faculty at MSU place a high priority on the university's educational mission.
Zero Point: Bond
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Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 98,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On her first day as a freshman at the University of New Mexico, Roxanne meets Alex de Cala. He's gorgeous, Peruvian, and very mysterious. Can she trust him? He’s involved with the Order, an ancient group that guards zero point crystals, rare gems with strange powers. When her mom, her only family, contracts a deadly disease, Roxanne will have to harness the power of the crystals. Or die trying.
A Walking Tour of Charlottesville, Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Charlottesville, Virginia is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Failure Notice
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011 by Fario. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In the brief tale "Failure Notice," a graduate student's dismal performance on his qualifying exams causes him to take a new look at his surroundings.
Warrior's Song (The Parker Shaw Series)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,990. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Twenty-year-old Parker Shaw, a direct descendant of Civil War Colonel Robert Gould Shaw, must determine what he will do with the rest of his life. As he approaches college graduation, his senses are keenly tuned in to the prevailing current--something that leaves a bad taste in his mouth. Ultimately, he has to learn to use all of his senses to navigate his life successfully