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True Earth: The Short History of Our Planet Part 1
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 133,080. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth sciences
A Tour Guide with a Bad Attitude made somewhat bearable by a sense of humor - the Author leads you on a journey through our Home in The Universe. Somehow he wanders off into all kinds of diversions: UFOs and Fairies; Dragons, Monsters and Vampires; various plots and conspiracies; some history you never knew. Earth Science made Fun for anyone curious about the real story of our planet.
100 Stories for Haiti
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You set the price! Words: 78,590. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010 by bridgehouse. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
100 Stories for Haiti is a unique collection of stories bound together by paper and glue and massive amounts of hope. This is no ordinary book. One morning a writer woke up and decided, "I must do something." Hundreds of talented authors worldwide sent him their stories and the result is an anthology that anyone can enjoy. Proceeds go to helping the victims of the Haiti earthquake.
Call of the Kokako
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
The pilot of a light plane crashes in thick bush. He has an injured foot, but avoids rescue. The story takes the reader from the wilds of the New Zealand bush to the cosmopolitan city of Auckland and the islands of the Hauraki Gulf.
2012 Doomsday, The Mayan Prophecy.
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment
The Mayan Prophecy claims that in the year 2012, we will experience an event which will change our world forever. This book examines the very real threats that we face as we draw ever closer to the actual date of the prediction. The date is December 21st 2012. Will we be ready? Are we already doomed? Many other civilizations believe 2012 to be a significant year, as did Nostradamus.
Callout: Responding to Haiti's Earthquake
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Callout is the story of one individual's actions in response to the earthquake of 12 January 2010 outside of Port-au-Prince Haiti. Join Rick Davis on the ground real-time via his blog. Read comments on Haiti today. Discover the inside processes of disaster response.
Oregon's Greatest Natural Disasters
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,560. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Natural history
Giant earthquakes and tsunamis devastate western Oregon every 300 to 600 years. The last one hit in 1700, so we're due anytime. This informative, entertaining book tells the stories of Oregon's past floods, fires, and eruptions. Then it investigates the cycles behind our natural disasters and takes a look at what may happen when the next "Big One" strikes.
Father Cosmas Tells How Godfather Death Came to Visit the People of Haiti
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious art
A short story inspired by the Haiti earthquake of 2010, an old Haitian folktale about Godfather Death, and a sermon on God, Suffering, and Justice preached by an Orthodox Priest in Hawaii the day after the Haitian earthquake,
Terremoto, the Earth Quakes in Assisi
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The travelogue of the 1997 earthquake in Assisi, and the nineteen pilgrims who risked the dangers to walk in the footsteps of St. Francis of Assisi. A miraculous tale of how the earthquake closed down buildings, and at the same time opened up hearts. Told by the leader of the pilgrimage, Dr. Mary Jo Kelly Wilhelm.
The Shattered Swan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"I shuffled my feet to avoid tripping, then turned and looked up as I had done with the wall inside a moment ago, curiosity fighting the need to get away. There was a gaping hole in what used to be the third floor of the house..." A town in shock and aftershocks continuing, will Tamara have survived the earthquake only to be killed by the person who took advantage of the disaster to murder Laura?
Siberian Treasure
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011 by Avid Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In the tradition of Clive Cussler: an international thriller about a group of geo-terrorists who will stop at nothing to save the earth...even murder. Marina Alexander is drawn against her will into a high-stakes, international intrigue that will challenge her beyond any other adventure...if she stays alive.