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Solar Girl and Lunar Boy
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Solar Girl and Lunar Boy is a delightful collection of children stories that taps into their personal inner light to vanquish fear of the unknown (Solar Girl); humorously transforms a common experience from sadness to joy (No Smiling On Wednesdays); breaks stereotypes and teaches earthquake safety in Quake, Shake and Roll; and explores the world of ants and the environment, in As Precious As Gold.
The Dog Days of Summer
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Series: Leavenworth, Kansas Enos Hobson Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,740. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Police Chief Dahlquist and Sheriff Dye are retiring and Dye has asked Isaac to run for his office. At the same time, Isaac’s new wife, Brenda, will shortly be delivering their first child. Now, if they can just survive a revenge campaign by the remnant of the outlaw bikers. Enos has finally taken the plunge back into married life with Emily, gaining Kelsey as an adopted daughter.
Hotspot
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,630. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The strong earthquakes that disrupted the flow of Old Faithful sent scientists scurrying to find the cause. Little did they expect to find magma flowing into the old magma chamber of one of Earth’s largest dormant volcanoes. The story follows the chaotic events on the Yellowstone Plateau as the surface rises and an eruption of gargantuan size appears to be imminent.
Nibiru – the Trans Dimensional Proto Star
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,390. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Time
In the 1970's, the idea of a mystery Planet X, or Nibiru, was put forward based on ancient Sumerian texts. Science can't find the planet. With an increase in major earthquakes and storms, many are looking at the return of Nibiru as the explanation.But where is it? This short piece looks at a possible explanation of what Nibiru is and why we cant see it.
Afterburn
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Series: The Cartographer Universe, Book 6 · The American Geological Society, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 113,830. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Vallon Drake, American Geological Survey agent, harnesses a power that can rewrite the landscape—or protect it. When she discovers her ex-partner murdered, she must solve a case with too many links to her own troubled past. If she can't solve it, and fast, Seattle will be written right off the map.
A Dragon in St. Louis
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Quakes and Chemicals Meet Dreams and Legends A short fiction fantasy story
Shaken to the Core, a Matt & Heather Thriller! Book three in the series.
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,320. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
The world is facing devastation from earthquakes, tsunamis, solar flares, extreme weather,& political unrest & turmoil. Matt & Heather are right in the middle of it! To make matters worse, everything seems to be escalating. Many are saying this is the beginning of the end. But, Matt learns that there might be a simple solution. The problem is…will people follow it?
FEMA Document Series: Risk Management Series: Designing for Earthquakes - A Manual for Architects - Providing Protection to People and Buildings (FEMA 454)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology
This Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) document is intended to explain the principles of seismic design for those without a technical background in engineering and seismology. The primary intended audience is that of architects and includes practicing architects, architectural students, and faculty in architectural schools who teach structures and seismic design.
Aftershock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Rockie Wexler's father has created a device that predicts earthquakes. Unfortunately it can also cause them, and now both Dr. Wexler and the TAQ box have disappeared. Rockie knows she needs help to resuce her father from the bad guys. Help arrives in the from of Dr. Leslie Sheridan. The self-described pain in the butt has his own reasons for hating anyone named Wexler. Sequel to The Patriot
Whispering Whale
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
"Whispering Whale" is an epic novel charting the destruction and eventual cleansing of the planet with a huge reduction in human population. It takes the reader into a post-apocalyptic world of survival and hardship. However, all has not been without reason; there comes a rebirth. It is a strongly spiritual story with characters discovering themselves and a whale with a gift to bestow.