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Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 70,500. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
From New Mexico, the land of enchantment, and its history of mighty men comes a modern tale of conflict. Deborah “Stones” Jackson at the ripe, old age of 31 had thought she was done with the covert life. But a calling rarely lets up, and Stones was meant for combat. The new foe was devious. She’d never been faced with traitorous Americans and the sheer nastiness of an oppressed people's demands.
I are... ...the confession of a mastermind or proof of abnormality?
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,200. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Every incident mentioned in this book is real and can be verified. This ambitious book projects not-so-pleasant side of society, corporate world and human nature. It is requested not to get offended by any statements mentioned in the book about people, society, colleges or organisations. Please do not reveal the climax or the motto of the book.
Chasing the Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,910. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One man’s mutiny is another man’s freedom struggle! What impels a peace-loving individual to rebel against the establishment and take up the arms against the State?
The Long Walk And Other Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,520. Language: British English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » African
The Long Walk and Other Tales is a collection of short stories which depicts various affairs and events in modern Africa, most especially Nigeria. Though in some of the stories, the setting and characters used are not African, it portrays some of the problems faced by African societies in a very symbolic or disguised way.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Juan DeLuna lives under a pier at Boa Viagem beach in Recife, Brazil. He is orphaned at 13. As DeLuna grows, he harbors a haunting secret. A strong young woman tries to help and curb his criminal instincts.
The Effect of Everyday Corruption on the Russian View of Their Political Leadership: Russian Public Opinion and Personalist Autocracy Regime Support of Vladimir Putin Assessed by Unique Survey Data
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Russian, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World leaders
Analyzing unique survey data gathered in the summer of 2015 from Russia, the authors are able to trace the links between personal corrupt behavior and political attitudes. They show that participation in everyday corruption lowers a person's support for the political regime, both as a bivariate relationship and in a multivariate model with controls.
Not all of me shall die...
Price: $2.40 USD. Words: 378,460. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Proof beyond a reasonable doubt - when is murder murder? Two suspects, a generation apart, one killed by a rival gang, the other one by a miscarriage of justice. What if the hunter, an FBI DNA specialist, finds that all is not as it seems, not black and white? His life changes, largely because of his hunt for a serial killer but also because of the legacy those caring 'murderers' left.
Осколки эпохи Путина. Досье на режим.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 164,240. Language: Russian. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
Книга является второй частью двухтомного издания "Осколки эпохи Путина" и представляет собой авторские зарисовки "включенного наблюдателя", сделанные в период работы в Государственной Думе. Автор касается множества конкретных случаев, когда он сталкивался с деятельностью чиновников и политических группировок, носящих антигосударственный и антинациональный характер.
Impunity: Countering Illicit Power in War and Transition - H.R. McMaster Foreword, Corruption in Afghanistan, Iraq, Haiti, Liberia, Pakistan, Colombia, Philippines, Sri Lanka, Russia, Odessa Network
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » History » Military
Among the most insidious challenges to the contemporary state is the corrosive capture and use of illicit power, which both weakens the state and creates among populations the perception of inefficacy, incompetence, and, ultimately, illegitimacy.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: American English. Published: June 16, 2017 by Rebel ePublishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Your life is a lie. The past you remember isn't yours. There is no one to Trust. Kerry Stine’s plan to rebuild her life goes into freefall when a patient vanishes from San Francisco General Hospital on her watch, thrusting her down a rabbit hole that leads to a past from which she can no longer escape.