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The writing of God Opens Doors - Kisemanitow Peyohtena Iskwahtem
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Industries / hospitality, travel & tourism
Paperback edition by Angelique Merasty Levac, artist, business woman, and mother, who contemplated telling the story about her unique life for some time now. She is comfortable and successful in the modern world and thrives in her Christian walk and in her art and her business but her story begins with citizenship in an ancient world. She believes God opened the door for her to change her life.
Taming the Tongue (12 sermons)
Price: Free! Words: 113,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Death and life are in the power of the tongue. Words have the power to change lives. You can empower people through words you speak, or cut them down. You can cause them to live, or to wither and die. Don't let your mouth be full of negative talk, but rather practice and make it a habit, a lifestyle of speaking words that build. Words are containers – they carry a ‘spirit’ content.
Ana of Acheron
Price: Free! Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Born in the undersea city of Acheron, Rafa’il transports often illegal cargo between cities for a fee. Unable to connect with others, Rafa’il was plagued by loneliness until he discovered the drug called “ana.” Now in addition to avoiding law enforcement and legitimate transporter agencies, Rafa’il struggles with the threat of addiction. It’s a battle that he’s losing…and may not even want to win.
American Family Divided
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Issues tearing America apart divide a family. In 1996, Joe wins a national best ad man award. His wife claims the products he pitches destroy our planet. His son bolts to the Amazon instead of working for one of Joe’s clients. After Jesse’s murder, Joe rejects rumors that Jesse died at the hand of Joe’s client. He and his wife seek the truth in Peru. Joe is forced to reassess his life.
dancer, zero
Price: Free! Words: 3,530. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Tatiana, the new girl, arrived in English IIIA amidst a murmur of expectation. We had already heard a beautiful "Russian princess" was coming to our own boring little neck of New Jersey, and her first impression on us was no disappointment... the SAT-cramming students of a high academic north New Jersey high school welcome a Russian exchange student; and lives are forever changed...
If music be the food of crime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Isolde, 16, is intern in a symphonic orchestra to improve her culture. On her second work day, the big mess begins .. A fun crime novel. An inquiry which rambles from Maigret, to Facebook, via the adventurous four, Zola, Rouletabille and Einstein with many twists and turns. Romances not always romantic. Cultural clashes: Gen Y versus Mozart, gift of the gab versus erudition, Paris versus Province.
To Hellas and Back
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,620. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
My Modern-Day Greek Tragedy: A funny, moving true story of a woman following the love of her life to the ends of the earth, only to lose her mind!
PasPasco Barrio Bike. Book 3
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Asia
Will Pedro succeed in blowing up the whole Barrio with his 'bomb?'- are the rats going to get their 'just desserts?' Will Pasco, Elenise and Ben see their dreams realised. In this third book in the series you will find the answer to these, and many other,questions.
Still More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy
Pregnant men, paying stay-at-home moms, advertising, income tax deductions, people skills, boy books, speech codes, porn, god, testicular battery and tranquilizer guns, the Academy Awards, intelligent design and evolution… Philosophy with an attitude. Because the unexamined life is dangerous.
The Lost Society: The Prison Memoirs of Tyreese Malloy
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Taoist
Over the course of 22 months in state prison and county jail, King Thai documented his experience in journal entries, philosophical essays, and poems. He offers an intimate look into the mind of a prisoner, the horrendous conditions of modern day chattel slavery (aka the Prison Industrial Complex),religion, and Hip Hop culture.