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Demon Lord IV - Lord of Shadows
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Series: Demon Lord, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,240. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
A captive goddess, a doomed domain and a young dark god who must save the light… Even with his spirit father, Kayos, to guide him, Bane struggles to deny the dark power’s corrupting influence. A tar’merin may stray from the light if his heart is weak, and the darkness will try to seduce him. In order to retain his sanity and fight for the light, Bane must become the Lord of Shadows…
Sorcery of Genes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,010. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Genetic manipulation combined with oestrogen overloading creates environmental disturbance. Animals are behaving strangely: the union of science and commerce ignores the obvious - blame someone, blame the animals, blame terrorists. In glorious exposition the animals themselves reveal their arcane intelligence to an astonished world.
Silent Enemies
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,560. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Cordosa, a small village in Brazil's most southern state of Rio Grande do Sul, is experiencing traumatic illness and loss of life from unknown causes. The population of landless farmers is slowly deteriorating. Jake Parker, ex U.S. Army Intelligence Officer, is assigned as a photojournalist to investigate the possible causes.
Rivercity
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,520. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
15 minutes into the future: Coates, a researcher and investigator, is hired to trace the whereabouts of a missing adolescent. As he digs deeper he discovers an underworld of vampires, police corruption, murders and media manipulation. It seems the boy's disappearance is a tiny part of a much bigger story: one that will bring Coates' world crashing down and endanger all those around him.
March like an Egyptian
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Price: Free! Words: 440. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Democracy
This one-song book is dedicated to the freedom movement and inspired by my favorite Bangles song - Walk like an Egyptian
The Pawn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,850. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The abduction of his daughter sends Paul Van Niekerk into a spiral of disintegration until a chance meeting gives him hope. His quest to find out what happened to his daughter drags him through the corrupt underbelly of South Africa's apartheid regime. The Pawn is about the passions, fear and greed that drive men to unspeakable acts. It is, equally, about the triumph of love and justice.
PERMANENT INTERESTS
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Corrupt White House officials sell out to the American and Russian mobs to re-elect a weak President Corgan at all costs. American ambassadors and Russian KGB officers who get in the way are killed. Diplomat Bob Innes stumbles into this conspiracy of political intrigue and murder.
CHASM
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,770. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Peace in the Balkans is fragile. The White House's political fortunes hang on ensuring that shaky peace deals hold firm. In a top secret program, the U.S. agrees clandestinely to take in scores of Balkan war criminals. This super-secret program is Operation CHASM. CHASM gets out of hand as war criminals go on a rampage of arson and murder across the U.S.
Sarbanes-Oxley Simplified
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 29,720. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Nixon-Carre. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Business Law
This fast and easy-to-read revised 2nd edition of this book describes, in plain language, what the U.S. Sarbanes-Oxley Act says, it explains why the Act came into effect, and shows what companies need to do to ensure that they are in compliance with the Act. If you need to get up to speed regarding SOX fast this book is for you.
Justice Without Trial: Law Enforcement in Democratic Society
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 139,110. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology
New Fourth Edition of the acclaimed and foundational study of police culture and practice, political accountability, application of and obedience to the rule of law in stops and arrests, and the dilemma of law versus order in free societies--by a renowned sociologist using innovative and influential observation research techniques. With new Preface by the author and new Foreword by Candace McCoy.