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In the Words of a Song
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
“I’ve heard many bad stories about you, and you must admit that most of them are true!” Or were they just the product of a fertile imagination? Either way, I will love you and leave you for the fiftieth time with this…
Reef Beach
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My late aunt and uncle enriched the lives of countless Australians and instilled in me a greater appreciation of opera, conservation, and religion. They also introduced me to the delights of Reef Beach, a haven for nudists on Sydney Harbour, before it fell victim to a misinformation campaign by some "moralistic" local residents. This is our story, plus some off-the-wall revelations from Japan.
Lawyerly Behaviour
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When I was a mischievous tyke in Melbourne, no one imagined I would grow up to be an Australian lawyer, let alone a New York attorney or law professor in Japan. If my family had only been paying attention, however, they would have seen the signs when I dutifully removed my pyjamas at the door at the age of three. Naughty, but nice!
How I Came to Be Here
Series: Tokyo, From One to Infinity. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Take an ordinary Australian boy, add some breakfast cereal, send him to school, and see what happens… Was it fate that led me to become a permanent resident of Japan, or am I simply another example of permissive parenting gone wrong? One man’s story of how he became a pioneering, expatriate law professor in Japan despite having no family connections to this country.
Darla Decker Hates to Wait
Series: Darla Decker Diaries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,760. Language: American English. Published: May 14, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
Games of flashlight tag, and the crazy cat lady roaming Shiloh Farms in a “demon bus,” serve as distractions during her parents’ quarrels and her anxiety about show choir auditions. Yet the more Darla waits for her adulthood to begin, the more she learns that summoning patience won’t be the hardest part of being eleven. A frank and funny look at the path to adulthood. [Young Adult - 13 and Up]
How Good It Can Be
Series: Saffron Stories Novels, Saffron Stories Novel Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,080. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by In the Stacks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Contemporary Young Adult/Teen novel How Good It Can Be is the coming-of-age story of 17-year old Emma Saffron, just as her heart’s been zipped open to romance and sexual experience, betrayal and duplicity, and eventually, victory. Emma is every girl — an everyday girl that extraordinary things happen to — and they can happen to you, too.
Critical Connection: A Practical Guide to Parenting Young Teens
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Parenting / child rearing
Critical Connection offers practical advice that will help parents raise healthy young teens, inside and out. It teaches parents how to build healthy, loving families that their 10-14-year-olds can rely on for safety, support, and unconditional love. Learn how to be a hands-on parent without being a helicopter parent.
Ringlein, Ringlein
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: German. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Charlotte Schwab, Augsburger Lokalreporterin, Mutter eines Teenagers und neuerdings auch Detektivin, liebt die Weihnachtszeit. Doch in diesem Jahr ist alles anders: der Dauerclinch mit ihrer Tochter Tara, eine Einbruchsserie, die ihren Freund, den Staatsanwalt, ans Büro bindet, und ein Überfall auf ihre Freundin, die Schauspielerin Vera Schneider, zerstören die Stimmung. Und am Ende ist einer tot.
Versteckt und Zugenäht
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,180. Language: German. Published: February 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Charlotte Schwabs Freundin, die Modedesignerin Sara Blair, wird als Koma-Patientin eingeliefert. Dann versuchen Unbekannte, ihr Modelabel zu zerstören, schla­gen ihre Assis­tentin nieder, stehlen die neue Kollektion und überfallen Charlottes Tochter Tara. Was hat Sara gemacht, um das Interesse der Regierung und des Waffenhändlers Lint zu wecken? Was hat sie in den Klamotten versteckt und zugenäht?
The Extra Mile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship
Poignant and often hilarious, The Extra Mile tells the inspirational stories of a select group of camp counselors at one of the largest Boy Scout reservations in the nation, where every summer, hundreds of eager, young scouts come for a week, often for their first time away from home.