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The Sapphire Flute: Book 1 of The Wolfchild Saga
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Price: Free! Words: 110,180. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
In an unraveling world, three women begin their quests: Ember, to understand the magic growing within her; Kayla, to rise above the caste oppressing her family; C’Tan, for freedom from her evil master. One will discover she is the first white mage born in three millennia, another will become guardian to a keystone, the sapphire flute, and through it all the third will try to destroy them both.
Ghost Mountains and Vanished Oceans: North America from Birth to Middle Age
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,050. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Evolution
We are not simply passengers on a dead piece of cosmic debris whirling through space; we are an integral part of an exceptional, dynamic system that produced both ourselves and our Earth. In a very real sense, geology made us. This is that story.
Ocean life: expeditions and essays exploring the abyss
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Series: Ocean Life, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 17,860. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Life Sciences / Marine Biology
Follow recent scientific expeditions exploring volcanic vents on the ocean floor, where hot mineral-rich water nourishes lush colonies of deep-sea creatures, with articles about the search for new species of marine life in previously unseen parts of our planet.
Les Études - The Elements: Fire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Ore-Ofe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Les Études - The Elements: Fire is a series of poetical contemplations about the mysterious phenomenon we call "fire"
Mayan Sunset 2012
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
joel prickett is on a study abroad program exploring pyramids in mexico. he is having the time of his life, until the mayan end of the world prediction begins to come true! joel and the daughter of the expedition's photojournalist, must escape volcanoes, earthquakes,tomb robbers, and more to find the secret the mayans have hidden to save the world before time runs out.
The Science of Volcanoes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Volcanos are one of the most destructive natural disasters known to man--but what makes them tick? In this book (just for kids), you will learn about how volcanoes start, different types, and where they are most active. This easy to understand book will help you understand volcanoes in no time at all. KidCaps is an imprint of BookCaps; each month we are adding more history books (just for kids!)
Mars Maze (Short Story)
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Series: Time Meddlers, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
A short, episodic, tongue-in-cheek story based on the Time Meddlers series. Thirteen-year-old Matt Barnes, while searching for his time-travelling father, stumbles into a canyon maze on Mars, and makes a grisly discovery – not for weak stomachs. Is this a strange twist of evolution - another species colonizing Mars - or a prediction of their fate?
Water Rising Newdelphia
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,380. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
in 2400, people live in Glass Cities floating on water; toward the end of the 21st century, following the great upheaval water had risen covering most of the usual landscape,partially destroying many databases. a group of friends is linked to the murder of mr. smith. It is a journey from innocence to awareness, a quest for the new world & the intimation that one of them is a time traveller.
In the Footsteps of Whymper: Climbing Ecuador's volcanoes
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,460. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey in the highlands of Ecuador following in the footsteps of the Victorian mountaineer Edward Whymper, who is best-known for making the very first ascent of the Matterhorn in 1865. In 1879 he made first ascents of nearly all of Ecuador's highest mountains, and Mark was determined to find out more by climbing some of them himself.
Volcanic Activity: Climbing Mexico's volcanoes
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: British English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Many people don't know that it's possible to go mountaineering in Mexico, on a chain of volcanoes dotting the central plateau for 100km from Mexico City to Orizaba. The mountains are few and far between, with a great sense of space at the summit, and views to the far horizon. This is the story of Mark Horrell's journey in Mexico's Cordillera Neovolcanica.