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To Dream Again
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Price: Free! Words: 100,360. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010 by Aichje Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rivals at school and rivals in love, Kerem and Nozam take opposing paths during the war of liberation that ignites their country. When Kerem returns from exile, Sanomi, the love of his youth, leaves Nozam for Kerem and together they witness Nozam's disintegration and the betrayal of a nation’s dreams.
Black Dragon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,210. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Wonder Realms Books. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Twelve-year-old Weldon is a gifted artist, but when his drawings of fairies and dragons come to life, he finds himself caught between some deadly criminals and the jewels they want. Only his dedication and imagination can save him and his friends.
The Iron Snake
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 118,410. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction » Drama » African
It's 1897, a period marred by unrest in colonial Africa. Back in Britain, stories abound about the wild nature of the African railroad line. The tabloid term, 'Lunatic Express,' seems to fit. Join the spirited Alice McConnell, the Honorable Geoffrey Stanford and a host of fascinating characters as they witness Africa's first steps into the modern era and the transformation of their own lives.
The Dance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In school one day, Faith, a young American girl, learns of Ndidi and Obi, two young African lovers who were separated a day before their wedding. Faith is moved by their tragic story and finds a way to reunite them.
Herbs and Spices Different Cultures and Uses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,080. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Spices
Although one could spend a great deal of time researching, trying various uses of herbs and spices, in this day and age we do not necessarily have the time nor the interest in doing it. Often we just wonder what makes different tastes according to other cultures so we can do it oursselves. This book is a quick glimpse of ideas to try and experiment with various herbs and spices.
Brotherly Love and Betrayal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,360. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
There's no pain like betrayal from someone you love. For months Crystal's husband, Donnie, has worked more hours than he's ever worked. He's been distant and intimacy has come to a screeching halt. Unhappily married Stephen, Donnie's older brother, is always there to pick up the pieces and to listen when Donnie messes up. Read the story of two brothers, one woman, and two devastating secrets.
Dust on His Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,300. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Inspired by the life and times of Stephen Biko an apartheid activist arguably as important as Mandela. This novel is a fictional account of such a character. A story of sacrifice, suffering but ultimately redemption. Set in apartheid South Africa during the 1970s and 1980s, the dark days of South Africa's history also bred an incredible thirst for justice. A triumph of the human spirit.
5 Reasons to Leave a Lover - A Novella and Other Short Stories
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Series: The Ellery Roulet Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In 5 Reasons to Leave a Lover, author Carolyn Moncel returns with a fresh batch of stories based on love and loss. Encounters in Paris' Ellery and Julien Roulet return, picking up their lives where the short story, "Pandora`s Box Revisited," ends. This time the Roulets are involved in a love triangle and must explore how love relationships are affected and splinter beyond repair.
In the Midst of it All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,030. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
When forced to confront past sins, inner doubts & hidden faults, Reta & Vanessa's lives take a drastic turn. A turn that will have them questioning the will of God & their ability to handle the difficult situations life has in store. Two women, on different walks within their own faith, slowly find themselves on the same journey. A journey that requires an act of faith, love and forgiveness.
Another Day's Journey
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Forced to deal with the past & the reality of their futures, Reta & Vanessa must learn that despite the detours in their life, trusting God is the key to unlocking the desires of their heart. As both set off to conquer the road of life that lies ahead, will their journey become too much to bear or will they come to realize the endless possibilities that is gifted in each day before its too late?