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Off To Hollywood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
OFF TO HOLLYWOOD is the madcap adventures of three lovable greyhounds who travel to Hollywood so Precious Princess (P.P.) also known as the Diva can appear in a movie and become a star. They encounter a stranger with a gun, ghosts that follow Faun (The Nut), the reappearance of “Scar” (Libby’s nemeses), Aeolos an old love, their great escape, and the rescuing of Gumdrop, the Presidents dog.
Along A Wider River
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Fishing from the Alapaha River bank, Dump Watson faces off with his long-time enemy Boss Pender who is fishing from a boat. Dump has a deep-seated hatred of Pender, one of the farmers who he used to farm on halves for. Pender has mocked and insulted the poorer tenant farmer and now Dump recalls it all. But when Pender has an accident Dump risks his life to help him...
Off The Track
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
1St Prize Winner - Royal Palm Literary Award – It's been compared to Aesop Fables - mad-cap lives of three lovable greyhounds: Libby, a sensible, retired, champion racing greyhound. Her adopted sisters: Precious Princess nicknamed P.P., was a pampered beauty queen & diva, saves a mans life, wakes up in the pound & Fawn who is affectionately called Nut who is the cause of all kinds of mayhem.
Time, emiT, and Time Again
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Series: Time, emiT, and Time Again, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Hard science fiction written to stimulate your mind without forgetting you have a heart. - In this collection of short stories and essays, each piece begins with an idea about time & an idea about love, then follow to see where they lead. Frozen time, time that flows back & forth, time modified by relativity, unrequited love, unexpected love, unconditional love, buying time, lost time & lost love.
Time, emiT, and Time Again (a story from Time, emiT, and Time Again)
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Series: Time, emiT, and Time Again, 1.3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2010 by Modern Evil Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A single short story: Imagine you could change the direction you travel through time & actually go backward in time. In this story, Brent finds himself able to do just that &, along with his brother Charlie, explores some of the possibilities that ability creates. Together they look at problems of ethics, causality, & the possibility of doing heroic deeds & quickly making themselves very wealthy.
Fountane Of
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,310. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Short and edgy, the classic SF "What if..?" An everyman "Joe the Plumber" risks everything in an attempt to prove the establishment wrong and achieve his dreams his own way... In the tradition of Frederic Brown. "Fountane Of" was first published in HelixSF, edited by William Sanders.
The Humanist Approach to Happiness: Practical Wisdom
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,880. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
The Humanist Approach to Happiness is a book that basically says – here are personal ethics, here is why they are important, and here is how you can apply them to your daily life and why doing so will help you live a happier more productive life. It isn’t a philosophy book so much as a book about the pragmatic reasons for being an ethical, compassionate and responsible person.
How to Espress Life Into a Very Small Cup - a reading of Western Philosophy while making coffee
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You set the price! Words: 74,280. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
This is a story of six people who through their actions and discussion deal with the lack of meaning in their own lives. It is an Existential Cubist review of life, death, love, sex, religion, drugs, music, real estate, Star Wars, Nazism, driving, pornography, success, failure and so much more. And coffee, of course. It is an easy reading of Western Philosophy, while making coffee.
Human-Animal Studies: Animal Welfare
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,150. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010 by Lantern Books. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
One in the series of Human-Animal Studies ebooks produced as a result of the (printed) publication of the definitive HAS handbook, Teaching the Animal: Human–Animal Studies across the Disciplines. This chapter focuses on animal welfare, includes two course syllabi, and has a full resources section covering all disciplines.
Broken Chains
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,450. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Ethical Perspectives on History" seems like an innocuous enough elective...until the teens taking it discover the genetic engineering that created the Alliance's alien races wasn't as perfect as they were told as children and that their new teacher, Kellen Grove, might have his own reasons for his passions. This is a senior year they'll never forget. Previously published as "A Distant Sun."