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Dumisai And The Covenant Of The Ancestors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,770. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Dumisai must learn to apply the Gift of Great Consequence which has been entrusted to him to help save the world. First he must undergo manhood initiation rites where he will receive special instructions about life. This secret knowledge must be used in conjunction with the Gift if he is to have any hope of success. Join Dumisai on a journey of self-discovery into the responsibility of manhood.
Writing Your Family Legacy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,010. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
It’s important to teach our children their heritage. Who are your ancestors? What were their traditions? Each of us has a story from our ancestors or even our own story to tell. If these stories are unwritten, then how are your children going to know of their parentage? It’s up to us to write these experiences down. Make your ancestors come alive on paper.
True Miracles with Genealogy: Volume Two
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Series: True Miracles with Genealogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
In this award-winning book you will find quality stories that amaze and inspire, miracles that comfort and fascinate. Ancestors in our family trees find miraculous ways of getting dates and facts to us – if they so choose, and when we are ready.
The Future Seed
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A short story. John and Margaret Posvar, American Midwest farmers, keep alive the values sent down by their ancestors from the Old World. Their neighbors become hostile when they befriend new, foreign neighbors, then send a portion of their harvest to overseas relief. The Posvars' charity enriches their family's world view, but the local backlash threatens to bankrupt and disinherit them.
The Celtic Fabler
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,820. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
The Saxons are massing.... Ceawlin, the Saxon war lord plans to take over the west of Briton, right through to the great river Afron Hafren and thereby control most of Briton. The Kings of Caer Gloui, Cear Ceri and Caer Baddam join forces with their warriors, in the hopes of driving the Saxons back, they were all slain. Angharad witnessed the great battle and saw friends and kin cut down.
Crest of Life
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Price: Free! Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
A man must decide his future from his past
Stories of Spirits
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012 by THG StarDragon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Five short stories of dragon spirits and ancestors, in a Japanese milleau. Some are set in ancient times, others are more modern. Each short story that has new vocabulary has a mini-glossary of Japanese terms that were utilized. Includes: "Ancestors," "Dragon Dance," "So Close, So Far," "Dark and Light," and "Watcher."
The Turn-around Bird
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A modern African American family is hurled to the “end of the earth”— fourteenth century Timbuktu. It’s a time and place teeming with devious djinn, powerful sorcerers, devout Muslim marabouts and fierce Tuareg generals. Above it all reigns Mansa Kankan Musa, emperor of Africa’s legendary Golden Empire. Will he allow them to return to the twenty-first century with their heads still attached?
My Family and Other Annals Adventures in Family History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,380. Language: British English. Published: October 26, 2012 by Family Tree. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Diane Lindsay is the author of Family Tree magazine's regular column 'Thoughts on...' and this ebook contains a collection of those short stories. Diane’s the woman who puts the ‘family’ and the ‘story’ into family history, recounting ancestral escapades and misty-eyed memories that are sure to ring bells with many aspects of your own family anecdotes too.
Primal Birth: The Awakening of Jessica Buckley
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 52,430. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The gift of a surgeon's scalpel may give Jessica a painless birth, but can she risk forever losing the fading connection with her ancestors? The rainbow is the connection; seven colours,journeys and truths take Jessica back through her matriarchal lineage to witness both the exquisite joy and the chilling suffering of her ancestors. But who now will support her quest for a Primal Birth?