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Time Meddlers on the Nile
Series: Time Meddlers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Africa, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
One of Canada’s top scientists has discovered the secret to time travel. But everything has gone wrong. Thirteen-year-old Matt Barnes and Sarah Sachs, while attempting to rescue Matt's father from multiple universes, face an even more challenging obstacle: the erasure of their own timeline. What can they do before they, themselves, are erased?
Diga Hola en Suajili
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,630. Language: Spanish. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili
Sin preámbulos, este libro establece para hacerle saber que"Jambo" no significa "hola" en swahili. No importa cuántas veces usted puede haber oído que"Jambo"significa "hola". (La verdad sea dicha,'jambo' pueden estirarse para significar "hola", pero con un montón de advertencias). En pocas palabras, puede que no desee para mostrar su (falta de) Kiswahili 'destreza' que se hace evidente por saluda
Giraffes: Long-Necked Wonders
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Animals. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2012 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Animals / Giraffes, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Readers / Chapter Books
Giraffes are the tallest animal alive today. A male giraffe can grow to be over 18 feet (5.5 m.) tall. That's taller than a two-story house! Giraffes look like a horse with a stretched out neck and stretched out legs. They have long skinny legs and a very long neck. Their front legs are longer than their back legs. That is why their backs slope down toward their rump. Find out more in this book!
14 Fun Facts About the Nile: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Africa
The Nile River has amazed people for thousands of years. It runs opposite from most river systems. It floods for miles, pushing back the desert and providing farming lands for civilizations to thrive. It fills a massive swamp and has canyons and waterfalls. Most of its course is through the desert, yet it never runs dry. Learn more about this amazing river in this fun, short book.
Finding Round
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,820. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Finding Round is a tense thriller that wraps itself around the Nobel family at a relentless pace, with trouble and the unexplainable on every curve. When Craig's 17 yr-old son comes across small spheres found in an African mine, it sets off an unexpected and life-threatening chain of events.
Say Hello in Swahili
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Swahili, Nonfiction » Travel » Phrasebooks
The purpose of 'Say Hello in Swahili' book is to bring out a nuanced reading to the beginning learners of Kiswahili. It aims at making learners of Kiswahili language hide the fact that they are new to the language. Many people appear novices to Kiswahili language despite reading many books that are supposedly teaching Kiswahili. Some learners still appear novices even after taking Kiswahili class.
When You Come Again, You Will Never Go
You set the price! Words: 9,400. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012 by Unlikely Books. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Essay » Political
The winner of the WRITE REAL GOOD Poetry Chapbook Contest (conducted in 2010): Andreas Morgner's manuscript, When You Come Again, You Will Never Go. It's a long manuscript--its twenty-three poems are detailed and complex--and in the process of forming it into a book, we found it appropriate to include a number of journalistic photographs, especially from Ed Kashi.
Out of Sync
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,020. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Take a journey into the life of Charlie Breeze and enjoy the highs and lows of this fast moving, thrilling and exciting young adult novel. Charlie Breeze is born fractionally out of sync with the world around him. Charlie's imbalance with time expands as he grows up and his ability to predict events increases. In his younger years his innocent actions create life changing experiences.
Two Continents One Hope: Searching The Atlantic For The Souls Of Black People
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
When S. Denice Newton made a trip to Zimbabwe in 2011, she didn't know that it would profoundly impact her life. For several weeks she was able to the devastation caused by the AIDS pandemic. Upon returning to the United States, Denice focused on the various societal ills such as gun and gang violence affecting black people in America that may eventually contribute to racial annihilation.
Low-Intensity Conflict in the Third World: Middle East, Soviets, Russia, Latin America, South Africa, Southeast Asia, United States Policy and Strategic Planning
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,510. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
The United States must improve its ability to cope with low-intensity conflict. We must become a great deal better at fighting this kind of war. We may learn quickly, in which case we will be able to cope with low-intensity conflict in the near-term; or we may learn slowly, in which case we will suffer years of frustration.