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The Kilkenny Cat Book 1:
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Price: Free! Words: 94,870. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; and particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
Dancing in Heaven — a sister's memoir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Born with severe brain damage, my sister Annie never out grew the needs of an infant. She didn’t walk or talk. Our parents fed her, changed her clothes, and lifted her from her bed to her wheelchair and back for her entire life of 51 years. A window into my family’s life with a severely disabled member, Dancing in Heaven is a testimony to the basic intrinsic value of human life.
SEIZE HOPE: Just a Brainstorm on an otherwise Sunny Day
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Diseases
A non-fiction book about Epilepsy unlike all others: this is an upbeat read; the theme of this book is HOPE. Readers both recently diagnosed or life-long living with a Seizure Disorder; you quickly realize the value of an Author pouring our her soul on the pages with first hand experiences: a how to guide to living life well, not defined by Epilepsy. Internet-linked.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 2: "Justice"
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 97,270. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
The Whitest Wall
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,580. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
2012 Winner Best USA Books - Young Adult Fiction. Gold Award Best Young Adult Fiction & Gold Award Best Adult Fiction Mom’s Choice In a fast paced world, where young and mature readers have a vast amount of material to filter through, and where educators struggle to find the right platform to teach from The Whitest Wall offers something for everyone.
Digital future
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Price: Free! Words: 2,020. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
This is an essay on digital futures I did for my final essay.
Taking the Reins: One Woman's Journey with MS
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,020. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sports for physically disabled
Ellen Frank, a 64-year-old Jewish lesbian feminist activist, has been living with MS (multiple sclerosis) for more than twenty years. This plain-spoken, dark, funny, passionate memoir chronicles two pivotal years of her life, 1995–1997, when she takes up therapeutic riding, travels from Vancouver to Tel Aviv to stay with her daughter and await the birth of her grandson, and writes it all down.
The Kilkenny Cat Book 3: "Freedom"
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 97,160. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
The Kilkenny Cat Trilogy is an allegorical story of all manner of discrimination practised throughout the world; particularly in Ireland, Jamaica and England. Told through the eyes and experiences of travelling gypsy cats, it is a 'must' for all cat lovers and students of the 'Northern Riots', Ireland, Jamaica, 'Black v White' and 'Good v Evil. 'It is suitable for reading by teenagers and adults.
Living with Blindness: Lessons from the life of Imran Sabir
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,780. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011 by Kitaba. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
‘Imran Sabir is my dear departed friend. He died after struggling with the effects of LOGIC Syndrome on March 3rd 2009. He had lost his sight as a young boy, suffered from a serious of respiratory problems and only had one functioning lung. Despite his many physical disabilities, his mind and spirit remained strong until the last.’
Seeing Voices
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,680. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
joyce did not expect to have to deal with the local gossips when she and her small daughter travelled to a little country town from the capital of western australia in 1946.