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Blood On Their Petticoats
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,960. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
For Isobel Spry the war in the Crimea meant one thing at first – her lover Edmund was a surgeon there, working in the hospitals, operating on soldiers back from the battlefields. Having had a little experience in nursing, she decides to accompany and assist Florence Nightingale in tending to the sick and wounded. But what she finds there is far beyond what her genteel sensibilities could imagine.
The Little Sister Connection
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Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 158,020. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
As John Hunter climbs to the top of the heap, he develops understandings distinct from what is taught in schools, and uses them to further his progress. After learning enough, the power he gains helps him help others to develop, and he begins reforming the world. But something important remains missing; what would it take for him to realize what that is?
The Classical Reader: Short Stories of Action & Adventure
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,940. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Finally, a book of short stories for those who crave action; for guys -young and old - or anyone who prefers excitement, suspense, &adventure. Spanish torture chambers, uncharted islands, detectives, zombies, convicts, & quite a few well-meaning bunglers for comic relief.Perfect for class (especially boys'), homeschool, book club, or just curling up in front of the fire on that dark & stormy night
Dante's "Divine Comedy": A Retelling in Prose
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Educational
This is a retelling of Dante's "Divine Comedy," in which Dante tells about visiting the Inferno, the Mountain of Purgatory, and Paradise.
Lost Apple
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,920. Language: American English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Laid off by their school districts, Frank, Paul, Arianna and Jan are enticed by billionaire Tim Schimmel's generous financial offer. The only catch: surviving his summer program (and each other) in the stifling, bug-ridden hills of the Arkansas Ozarks. But physical discomfort is a minor nuisance when confronted with the bizarre machinations of their wealthy host.
Ride to Glory
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 158,860. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Ride To Glory is a unique examination of the issues involved in the Darwinian hypothesis about the origins of mankind cast in the form of a novel. Action oriented, splendidly written, thoroughly entertaining (and more than a little educational), highly recommended reading for anyone on either side of the Creationism vs. Evolution issue.
The Same Moon
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,190. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Pearl Zhang was born in China, and grew up during the Cultural Revolution. She was raised in a typically Chinese manner, went to school, got a job and got married, then she went to the United Kingdom, and stayed. Follow Pearl's Journey, from the East to the West, and discover a New World through her eyes.
The Chaco Canyon Tapes
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 218,320. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
The book, 'Chaco Canyon', is a novel which ranges across an assortment of: kidnapings, murders, mysteries, intrigues, rescues, problems, and relationships. It is a journey of opportunity to engage, from a spiritual perspective, a set of important, interrelated issues of our times -- from: Native peoples, to: terrorism, mythology, spirituality, ecology, feminism, alien abduction, and psychology.