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The Haiti Experiment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Hugh Locke gives a riveting firsthand account of humanitarian work in Haiti with hip-hop musician Wyclef Jean, both before and after the earthquake. The author takes us behind the scenes to see how foreign aid is not working there, and he outlines a new approach that can help Haiti rebuild while setting a new course for other developing countries to take charge of their own destiny.
Devil in the Detail
Series: Beasts Within. Price: Free! Words: 3,870. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
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Devil in the Detail - story #8 in Clive Gilson's Beasts Within series. There is always an accounting to be done - but equally, there is always a balancing of the equation...where there is the dry dust of ledgers then so must there be the magnificence of chaos...
Fiora Quinn
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From the eternal sea she rose – a tattered, lifeless husk – with but one solitary purpose: to take the soul of the one who condemned her.
Romance in the Rain (Six Seattle Novellas)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,630. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
(5.00)
From the pioneer days of Seattle through the smoke-filled clouds of WWII and into the present, Romance in The Rain takes readers on a journey with four generations of the strong-willed and passionate Caldwell family. The anthology of six novellas is a collaboration of the Seattle-based Rainy Day Writers group.
Moving Beyond Duck, Cover and Hold On: Emergency Preparedness Guidebook for School Volunteers, Parents and PTAs
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,970. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
(5.00)
The natural and man-made disasters that threaten schools today require a high level of preparedness. Moving Beyond Duck Cover and Hold On jump-starts the organization of parent-led projects that support school emergency preparedness activities. This guidebook highlights ways administrators and parent volunteers can work together to boost school resilience and confidence in the response capability.
Broken Ground: An Explosive Account Of The Haiti Earthquake
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 99,350. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
Broken Ground is a gripping new novel that takes the reader on an extraordinary journey into the heart of an impoverished nation. Told through the words of first time writer Patrick Doyle, the young Irishman delivers a personal, honest and sometimes harrowing testament on his experiences of life in Haiti.
Tremors - Travel Adventures in Post Earthquake Japan
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by booksmango. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
The day before Paul Broadhead was due to travel to Japan for the first time, an earthquake and tsunami rocked the North East coast of the country, killing thousands and leaving a trail of destruction in its wake. Undeterred, he flew out for a three week trip through a country coming to terms with devastating loss. Tremors is a personal account - sometimes funny, occasionally sad, but always eye-
With This Ring (five horror stories)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,430. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
A collection of five horror stories: “With This Ring” – A cursed engagement rings wreaks havoc on a new marriage. “Change of Heart” – A zombie fights the decay of his marriage. “Losing Dan” – A woman bares her heart to the wrong stranger. “Her Distressed Property” – Home is not where the heart is. “Flood of Darkness” – An underwater train disaster gives a man a horrifying choice.
Virtual Companions
Series: The Chronicles of Pet, Part 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,320. Language: British English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Sci-fi, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The Chronicles of Pet - Part 2 This is a Romance/Adventure/Action series. Set on Earth in the 22nd century and, is about the life of a few survivors after a pandemic and earthquakes wipe out the world’s population. Holly manages to persuade the isolated group on the island to go to the mainland. In New Zealand, Kath's situation on the south island is deteriorating due to large earthquakes.
1906 - A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.