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The Stronghold
Pre-release—available December 12, 2017. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,190. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Dystopian
18-year-old Bowie is the envy of his peers; the sharpest eye with a rifle, deadly as a viper in hand-to-hand combat, and set to marry the prettiest girl around. That all changes when a plane crashes into the island. Its sole survivor is Alexis, an exotic young woman who looks nothing like the fair-skinned people back at the Fort. Bowie brings her back to the stronghold, throwing the fearful commun
Embracing Your Personal Village: A Practical Guide to Building Your Own Personal Community
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In this expanded second edition of his groundbreaking book, Personal Village: How to Have People in Your Life by Choice, Not Chance (2003), author Marv Thomas explains how to add real value and richness to your life by forming deeper, more meaningful relationships with the people who are in your personal community... by choice, not by chance.
And the Greatest of These Is Love
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,540. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Reference / Quotations
This focuses on compassion and service to humanity. Morality is based on compassion and service to others. How compassionate are your actions? We look at Social Doctrine, Family as the basic unit of society, dignity of work, businesses as communities, private property and free markets, poverty, and globalization and development and creation of a civilization of love, compassion and service.
The Field Guide for Creative Placemaking and Parks
Price: Free! Words: 37,410. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This book is intended to serve as an introduction to creative placemaking for those interested in using the practice to create more and better parks in their community.
 Dinyane La Tshepe, Sebalamakgulo
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 40,760. Language: Sesotho. Published: September 18, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A collection of short stories by K. Nkhatho and R.M.H. Moeketsi. Buka ena e hlalosa maemo a bophelo ba lefatshe lena. Mona mongodi o leka ho hlaha setjhaba sedi ka dintho tse etsahalang ka mehla le mehla lefaseng le bophelong boo re phelang ho bona.
Antisocial
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,060. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
One encounter with antisocial Xander Fairchild’s artwork is enough to turn Skylar Stone’s carefully orchestrated one-percenter life upside down, unlacing his secrets and inviting him into a secret anime-soaked world with a new set of friends. But will they be brave enough to embrace their fragile new relationship and let it last beyond the summer?
A Dying Tide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,900. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Who is killing the coastal marsh, the community, the neighbors? In a southern beach town, two sisters try to find new lives but are caught in a web of murder, crime, and destruction.
Experiencing God Together
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 52,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Relationships
This book is a personal account of Lutheran Renewal, the story of how God raised up a national renewal movement among Lutherans and others in Australia. The story highlights two main points that are constantly on God’s agenda – the need to experience him, and to be one with other Christians.
The Greatest Race
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A colony of Afghan tortoises imported as pets is forced to become refugees in Yosemite National Park when their container falls from a lorry. Anxious to fit in, they accept a challenge to a rematch of the most famous Race, from the local cottontail rabbits. Doing so they make unexpected alliances and cement their place in the community such that the race has no loser, only winners.
Little Blessings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Dr. Calvin Neal lives next to an old woman named Gran, and two doors down from EMT Jordyn Kelley. This tiny street is about to hear the pitter-patter of little feet, thanks to Cal being willed Gran's two great-grandchildren. According to the mother's will, Cal has to marry in less than a month. He just hopes he can convince Jordyn that she's been chosen for the job.