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Eleven Shorts +1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Eleven short stories: Two little girls, in two different eras, yearning for their parents. A shy girl in a new country. Emerging after the death of a spouse. A short short. Mother and son argue over what is dignity, what value her life. A creepy little short. The bureaucrat and his ever-so-busy day. A party that glitters. A daughter rebels. A mother and her youngest, a conflict without end?
The List
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2011 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When Oona's husband asks for an open marriage, she kicks him to the curb and makes a list. A list of the guys not taken. The first guy she really loved. The guy who morphed into Dr. McDreamy. And the smokin' yoga teacher with abs of titanium. The List of all the guys she coulda-woulda-shoulda. Now Oona can. She will. And she should. The List. Because a few good men are the best revenge.
Cheat the Hangman
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,250. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lyris Pembrooke unearths a terrible family secret in the old mansion she recently inherited. Investigating the tragedy, she delves into the psyche of a damaged WWII soldier, aided by her irrepressible spirit guide and the family psychic. "A dazzling blend of the bizarre and the domestic, horror and humour, nostalgia and intrigue." —John Moss, author of Reluctant Dead
The Ultimate Guide to Distinguish a Canadian from an American
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Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
If you are one of the many people who find it difficult to tell a Canadian from an American, then this Guide is what you have always been looking for. Never again will you make that mistake.
Flash Bites: a few short, short stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Check out the latest trend in reading: short, short stories for your phone, tablet or eReader!These thought-provoking short stories pack an emotional punch. From sci-fi, romance to action, these 6 stories can each be read in snack-sized bites of 10 min or less, and may just leave you inspired. For less than your morning coffee, make your day a happy one with these bites of flash fiction.
Mayne Island Skeletons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Mayne Island Skeletons is the 3rd in the Magda Mystery Series by Amber Harvey about Magda, the pre-teen sleuth and her pal Brent. Two mysteries must be solved: an ancient haunted house mystery, and the topical issue of proving that Brent is innocent of theft. Mayne Island Skeletons is a readable story for pre-teens and families; Magda is a memorable heroine children can relate to.
KRUGER'S GOLD: A novel Of The Anglo-Boer War
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,060. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » African
South Africa, 1902. Canadian Lt. Harry Lanyard, British Army, leads a mounted patrol of hard-bitten troopers into the veld to recover $15 million worth of gold bullion hidden by Transvaal President Paul Kruger in the Second Anglo-Boer War. Lanyard battles enemy commandos, murderous bandits, and an enemy spy sworn to kill him, while striving to regain the love of his American-Boer sweetheart.
Life Sciences and Chemical Patent Practice in Canada: A Practical Guide (Third Edition)
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Price: Free! Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
This book provides an overview of Canadian patent practice in the life sciences and chemical arts. It provides guidance on specific subject matter areas (chemical compounds, antibodies, biopolymers, etc.) as well as an overview of patent challenges, and regulatory issues, including the Patented Medicines (Notice of Compliance) Regulations, and the Patented Medicine Prices Review Board.
Trade-mark Practice in Canada: A Practical Guide
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Price: Free! Words: 51,770. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property
This book provides a practical overview of Canadian trade-mark practice. Guidance is provided on requirements for filing trade-mark applications. Other topics covered include certification marks, distinguishing guises, and domain names, as well as adversarial or contentious proceedings such as oppositions, cancellation, passing off, and infringement, and a discussion of relevant case law.
Snowman Shivers: Scary Snowmen Tales
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Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
If you have ever cast an uncomfortable glance over your shoulder when passing the silent snowy sentinels that stand looking at you as you pass on the icy sidewalk, if you've ever questioned what might really happen if the old silk hat placed on Frosty the Snowman's head was truly magic, then these two dark humor snowman tales by Mark Leslie are for you.