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The Adventures of Vivian Sharpe, Vegan Superhero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,320. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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An ordinary 15-year-old girl receives an unlikely visitor in the night, setting off a series of sudden and profound changes in her life including new special powers, a new worldview, new friends, a new summer job, and an urgent task to expose the destructive plans of her hometown's largest and most respected employer. This story is a classic American coming-of-age vegan superhero thriller.
Heart Songs
Series: Heart Suite, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,120. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011 by Estuary Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Heart Songs: The Collected Poems of Nina Serrano (1969-1979) was first published by Editorial Pocho Che, a Latino literary collective, as part of a three-book 10th anniversary series. Estuary Press republished Heart Songs as an ebook.
OCCUPY! An Activist's Guide to Protestors' Rights
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Civil rights
This is the essential guide for any protestor who wants to know their rights. It draws on legal philosophy, International Human Rights Law, the European Convention on Human Rights and the ordinary law of England and Wales to provide you with all you need to know on the day of action.
The Right Kind of Perfect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
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Fifteen year old Tessa Smithers has anything but the perfect life and things only get worse once she is accused of being a bird killer. Suddenly the entire town has turned upside down and the only thing they can agree on is she's guilty. Has everyone lost their mind or is it just her? Bienvenu writes a sensational teenage comedy that will leave you laughing until you cry.
The Ashes of Her Shelter
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 66,430. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Ashes of Her Shelter is a lyrical novel, with "home" as a strong motif, about the bond between sisters, told from the unreliable viewpoint of an activist, Christine, who loves with a twisted loyalty her conventional sister Leigh-Anne. Christine by accident leads Leigh-Anne into danger and fails to protect her from bad relationships with men. The novel shows the West Coast in the 70s and 80s.
SOLARTOPIA! Our Green-Powered Earth
Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Historical » General
SOLARTOPIA! is the first fully-realized vision of what our Earth can---and MUST!---look like after its necessary conversion to a totally green-powered economy. Introduced by Robert F. Kennedy, with an anthem by Pete Seeger, we fly over a planet that has been made sustainable, just, feminist, and secure. Nuclear power and fossil fuels have been banned, as has all waste and war. Join us!
A Letter to the Establishment: The Cautionary Tale of Hunter S. Thompson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,940. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2010 by White Sun Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Drug-crazed, iconic, outrageous--Hunter S. Thompson’s own reputation as the rock star writer of the 1970s obscured the meaning behind much of his work, even for many of his fans. An essay on Hunter S. Thompson as a journalist, and the implications and intention behind his style of “gonzo journalism” on current day media…as well as what set him apart.