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Sweet Penelope
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Part of the 'Color Me!' story book series by Grami Jaye. A village is transformed by just a smile from a sweet little girl.
The Big Toppers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,770. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
It used to be the dream of many people to run away to join a circus. For the Davis family though, the circus IS their home. Aimed at children aged 5 to 11, The Big Toppers is the first in a series of 12 stories, each set in one month of a momentous year for this family circus.
Extraordinary Creatures
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Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Every summer, the circus comes to Bluebank. But Madame Lorinie’s Circus of Extraordinary Creatures is no ordinary circus, boasting a half-demon knife thrower, a goblin strong man, and a real live shape shifter. When a young man goes looking for a summer job, he discovers that the circus is more than it seems…
Yo-yo's Weekend
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Price: Free! Words: 66,790. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When Yo-yo's ring is stolen on a weekend visit to his uncle and aunt in York, he enlists ghosts, statues, clowns, fish, indeed anything he can conjure, to help him get it back. Dodging the forty stone international criminal mastermind Mr Vanilla, the weasly circus owner Truss and the delectable twins Rue and Thyme, Yo-yo needs to recover the ring to avoid being sent back to the nut-house.
Julia Pastrana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,290. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Inspired by real life events, Julia Pastrana is the shocking story of a young woman who, because of her physical appearance, is hurled into the circus sideshows of the 1850's. She soon finds herself rescued from this miserable existence by the handsome and charismatic Theodor Lent. Is this her dream come true or the beginning of her worst nightmare?
A Day Away fron the Circus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Two famous clowns wonder what it would be like to have regular jobs. They decide to run away from the circus to find out if there is something else they would rather do. See what fun and trouble they get into.
Old Gatestown Chronicles
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Price: Free! Words: 13,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
A novelette comprised of short stories, this sensually-rich collection explores the lives of characters living in a fictional Kentucky town during the 1800s.
The Heavenly Circus of the Divine Epoch
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 44,440. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
One rainy morning thirteen-year-old Johnny Whitcomb misses his train. From that moment on, his life will never be the same. A friendly juggling giant at the station guides him onto the next train, but the Heavenly Express is no ordinary locomotive. Onboard he meets a tattooed strongman with a pet iguana, two glamorous contortionists and a mysterious lion tamer. A pack of feisty dwarf clowns loiter
Clowns on Parade
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Price: Free! Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
The circus has come to Dyson Springs. The line is long, but Jason hatches a plan to sneak in. It's a strange night to be playing with clowns.
Everyone But Us, tales of women
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Seventeen stories about women from every walk of life. “Unwaveringly fascinating...” – The Kindle Book Review “Kemanis is a writer of high caliber worth noting.” – The U.S. Review of Books