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Making Infrastructure Disaster-Resilient
Series: Learning Lessons. Price: Free! Words: 3,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Environmental / General
This paper offers lessons for making infrastructure disaster-resilient based mainly on the experience of countries in Asia and the Pacific. It also shares practices associated with the multifaceted dimensions of resilience by drawing on publications from international organizations.
Shaken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“The Net” meets “Conspiracy Theory” with Earthquakes. Emma J for Joy Pearce is in downtown San Francisco when the dreaded next Big Quake devastates the city. She saves a man from the rubble, and sparks fly between them. But Jason Gibb is not the charming man he pretends to be. Emma discovers dark secrets behind the disaster and must fight for her life.
Natural Disasters: Understanding Weather Just for Kids!
Series: Understanding Weather Just for Kids, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 41,460. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Disasters
This book is a collection of five of KidCaps best selling natural disaster books. It covers Hurricanes, Earthquakes, Volcanoes, Tornadoes, and Tsunamis. Each book may also be purchased individually. KidCaps is an imprint of BookCaps; each month we are adding more history books (just for kids!) to our library. Stop by our website to learn more.
There is Nothing New Under the Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,910. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Global Warming & Climate Change, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy
The growing threats of nuclear war now escalating amongst the nations prompted me to write about an ancient history hidden in the Holy Scripture for thousands of years. This history reveals the reason for Yahweh establishing a plan to save the universe and all creation from destruction. This work will reveal the history of both the heavens and the earth.
Where Weather Comes From
Series: Book of Legends, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Legend of the G.W.C. is the third installment of the Book of Legends series. This time around we have the story of six giants, who—a very, very long time ago—were in control of the weather. Read on to find out how George, Xiu, Jorge, Reese, Baxter, and Gertrude were once the creators of all things weather-related...until they got on each other’s nerves.
Finding Home
Series: Time in Yellowstone, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,380. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Romance » Time travel
James McManis knows about being left behind. After his wife died, he clung to his son as hard as he could. But the harder he holds on, the more Chuck fights. Until one day the boy slips away and vanishes utterly. When James discovers what really happened it turns his whole world upside down. He needs to find out. But what if the knowledge he gains proves everything he thought real a lie?
Aftershock
Series: The Cartographer Universe, Book 7 · The American Geological Society, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,390. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In the gripping sequel to Afterburn, a massive quake threatens America’s heartland just as Homeland Security arrests the only people who can protect the country—the Gifted agents of the American Geological Survey. Only Vallon Drake can battle the unseen forces that will devastate America, but stopping the culprits means first she must face the demons of her past and admit her own transgressions.
Stim
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: October 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Robert is different. He has Asperger's Syndrome. He experiences the world differently to 99% of the population. Follow his entertaining and highly empathetic story as he struggles to realise and accept who he really is, tries to understand other people—which he cannot—and endures a myriad of awkward moments in his quest to meet a nice, normal girl...and not even a major earthquake will stop him.
Marked for Demolition
Price: Free! Words: 10,640. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / General
I do not intend to ‘spoil’ your fun or ‘scare’ anyone. But, what do you do with something that is inevitable? The message here is a ‘wake up’ call to the ‘temporariness’ of our present world system, life, and planet. It gives true enlightenment about the age to come, what happen in the age to come, and the ‘eternalness’ of the age to come...
Kaleidoscope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Chloe's world is literally about to be shaken apart. A devastating earthquake sparks a chain of events that spiral her life out of control. She's off her meds. Her oddly-named cat is missing. She doesn't know what she wants out of life any more. Misfortune and uncertainty don't mix well with bundles of energy and Chloe's tendency to ignore consequences. Will she cope? Share her journey.