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Island Child
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Lopaka is angry at the loss of his home. He blames Pele, the fire goddess, for the lava flow that took his village. But Lopaka lives on the island of Hawaii where it is hard to avoid Pele.
True Earth: The Short History of Our Planet Part 1
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,080. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
A Tour Guide with a Bad Attitude made somewhat bearable by a sense of humor - the Author leads you on a journey through our Home in The Universe. Somehow he wanders off into all kinds of diversions: UFOs and Fairies; Dragons, Monsters and Vampires; various plots and conspiracies; some history you never knew. Earth Science made Fun for anyone curious about the real story of our planet.
Between Showers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
All he wanted to do was wash his green Rambler Classic, but the volcano blew and started dumping ash everywhere. And just wouldn’t stop. An end-of-the-world story for one man who just really wanted it to rain by bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith.
2012 Doomsday, The Mayan Prophecy.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Mayan Prophecy claims that in the year 2012, we will experience an event which will change our world forever. This book examines the very real threats that we face as we draw ever closer to the actual date of the prediction. The date is December 21st 2012. Will we be ready? Are we already doomed? Many other civilizations believe 2012 to be a significant year, as did Nostradamus.
Well of Mirrors
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
A novella length book about a group of monks assigned to an old mission in the California desert. They decide to dig an old stone lined well a bit deeper in the hope of increasing their water supply. What they discover is a fantastic archeological find of all time but its about to set civilization back to the stone age. As the number of researchers grows so does the danger.
A Land of Ash
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
The Yellowstone Caldera has erupted once every 600,000 years. We’re 40,000 years overdue. Lava flows stretch for hundreds of miles. A cloud of ash billows east, burying the Midwest, destroying crops, and falling upon the Pacific Coast like a warm, dead snow. The remnants of the United States flees south as the global temperatures plummet. These are the stories of the survivors.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Oregon's Greatest Natural Disasters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Giant earthquakes and tsunamis devastate western Oregon every 300 to 600 years. The last one hit in 1700, so we're due anytime. This informative, entertaining book tells the stories of Oregon's past floods, fires, and eruptions. Then it investigates the cycles behind our natural disasters and takes a look at what may happen when the next "Big One" strikes.
Waterfalls & Lava Floes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Warning - going further is not recommended! Do not approach the volcano! But we could see a steaming cloud up ahead, promising views of molten lava. We looked right and noticed sulfuric fumes billowing up, bringing back warnings of “don’t get surrounded by lava”. As I looked left, I heard a yelp of surprise. Looking back – and then down – I found Paul hip-deep in pumice.
Copper Apocalypse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
At a time in Earh's history when the demand for clean energy was at its peak, who would have guessed that the quest for new copper resources on Mars would lead to a mysterious accident on the Moon marking the beginning of the end for all life on Earth. Would the last remnants of humanity survive on the space platforms or would they be its tombs forever in orbit?