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Today’s The Day - The book of the official International Observance Days
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,240. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
A book detailing the calendar of International Days - including World Oceans Day, World Refugee Day, World Suicide Prevention Day, World Tourism Day, World Teachers' Day, International Day of Rural Women, World AIDS Day, World Cancer Day, World Radio Day, Martin Luther King Day, etc., etc.
Stone and the Flower Dragon
Price: Free! Words: 3,250. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A director's cut scene from Dark Peak: The First Elemental developed into a short story for e-book only release. What happens when an elemental dragon places her trust in the hands of a human companion, a young boy travelling with his scientist parents to a semi-tropical rainforest on an isolated island? On this island is a flower, and in the heart of the flower is a miracle...
Buried Truth
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,130. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
After a decade, Mags can’t forget what she did. Now at seventeen, the shame continues to haunt her. She throws herself into every worthwhile project available, struggling for redemption. Andrew can have any girl he wants — and he wants them all. Or so everyone thinks. Nobody knows what lies beneath the façade. Will either Mags or Andrew trust each other enough to reveal their true selves?
Heroes of the Ocean
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Monaco, an adventurous mermaid, comes from a beautiful and clean ocean world. Chase, a loggerhead turtle, comes from a world that has been damaged by humans. His world is full of trash, dirty water, and danger. Monaco and Chase join forces, and they inspire all the other sea life in Chase’s world to take a stand against the humans!
LONG YARN, THE STORY OF INDIAN COTTON AND FARMER SUICIDES
You set the price! Words: 5,320. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics
The cotton story is a tangled tale with thousands of farmers committing suicide.This book analyses what goes into the vicious cycle is indebtedness, brought on by a combination of international trade cycles, state policies on subsidies and tariffs and the trade-off between the interest of cultivators and manufacturers. Improper genetic revolution has benefited some while weighing on some others.
Vibrational Waters. The Therapeutical Properties of Sacred Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,320. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 15, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Alternative therapies, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Energy
This book addresses in detail the subject of vibrational waters: waters that flow in locations of high energy and that can be used in a similar way to homeopathic and Bach flower remedies to promote mental and physical wellbeing. Some of them are also called "Marian Waters" or "Holy Waters", when they originate in a place dedicated to the Catholic faith, yet there are other interesting kinds.
The Belongers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
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Louanne's popular cousin invites her to ring in the new year/decade/century 2100. But her first-ever New Year's party is a disappointment, and Louanne is fed up. She's tried so hard all her life to make friends, and nothing works. What is she lacking? Charm? Self-confidence? The answer turns out to be much simpler, as she uncovers a conspiracy from a tumultuous period of history: the Green Wars.
Trillion Dollar Eden
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Set in the year 2047, this literary intrigue is strongly themed around overpopulation and environmental degradation. The government offers the Near Death Experience (NDE) as part of the health system, to encourage voluntary euthanasia among the old and sick. Women must get a permit to bear a child, based on someone else’s death. A rich playboy thinks he can deal with the problems with a new Eden.
Bottle Nosed Bob's Bubbles & Troubles
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Elementary
Bottle Nose Bob's under water environmental journey. For young children to learn about sea pollution and the impact of waste on the sea creatures and birds that live from it. Part of a series of Eco books for young children by Jeff Phillips. The story starts with Bottle Nosed Bob basking in the warm sunshine safe in his beautiful blue lagoon.
Killing Us Softly: A Young Person's Perspective on Climate Change
Price: Free! Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ecology and Environment, Essay » Political
This is an original research article by a second-year high school student on climate change. The article lays out the evidence for climate change and suggests solutions for the crisis.