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The Wooden Ship
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Wooden Ship is a fictional account of the people of Africa's arrival to the New World. It is told by the African guru, teacher, and wise man of his village, Nambuta. He seeks to save his people from an approaching large ship, heading towards Africa. He attempts to rally his people, to take to the sea and turn back the wooden ship. Generational stories,and listening are the focus here.
Loose Ends
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Price: Free! Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After a simple sting goes bad, the world of cops and criminals unravels, and everyone involved learns that the best laid plans are no match for the whims of fate.
Chichester Greenway
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Price: Free! Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by Vika Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Two young teenagers, Akkri and his work partner Vonn, discover that they are to be part of the first Vikan expedition to an alien planet – the planet Earth! They meet Andrew and Vicky who find life difficult in their London school. As the visitors interact with the lives of the people of Earth, unexpected things begin to happen and life changes in strange and wonderful ways.
Portrait of a Young Girl
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Jennifer uses her image profile to change how her friends see her. Photographs of her are instantly retouched - no matter who takes them, or where they are uploaded. Jennifer has fixed her hair, makeup, color of her eyes, length of her neck and removed blemishes. When a technical problem erases her profile, her friendships end, along with her self-confidence. Is her profile an accurate picture?
Virtuism -- Philosophy and the Aesthetics of Virtue
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 41,780. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Virtuism is about the aesthetics of human virtue, how virtuous acts produce in us the same experience as great works of art. Witnessing or creating a virtuous act produces the aesthetic experience. The giving of the good feeling of the aesthetic or "art" experience gives evidence that life has a higher meaning. The book "Virtuism" also discusses other philosophical aspects of the virtue and art.
Ethinary: An Ethics Dictionary: 50 Ethical Words to Add to Your Conversations
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 880. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 and represented by Concierge Publishing Services. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Dictionaries
Every day definitions for every day ethics: That’s what the Ethinary brings to the table. When searching for the right word to praise good behavior or to admonish wrongdoing, the Ethinary is the perfect resource for you. With short, commonsensical definitions, the Ethinary reminds us of the power of familiar, ethical words. Use it to motivate. Use it to guide in tough situations.
The Sport
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Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Fireballing pitcher Conrad Bearing seemed to have come from nowhere. A rookie free-agent at 37, he was almost unhittable, mowing down the American League's best hitters as if they were scarecrows propped at the plate. But he was more publicity-averse and reporter-shy than Greta Garbo at her worst. One reporter was determined to crack Bearing's mystery, whatever it might take.
The Digital Future
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Price: Free! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Essay » Technology
Technology is everywhere; in almost everything we do, everything we see and everything we have there is some form of technology. Think, for a moment, what life would be like without technology. How would you communicate? How would you live? Where would you live? When it comes down to it, technology is responsible for our present. This then stems the question: how will technology shape our future?
Why Do Bad Things Happen To Good Christians?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,450. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
If you're tired of listening to people tell you to pray or God has a plan for you, when you can't see it, read this book. If there's one thing I can guarantee, you're not going to have a lot of Biblical fluff and I'm not going to ask you to pray or become a stronger believer, but I am going to ask you to put your thinking cap on.
The Power of a Pawn
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Widowed mother Amanda wakes up on her kitchen floor, surrounded by the bodies of her dead children. Her only defense: She remembers nothing. Tried and found guilty of homicide, she becomes a pawn in the Game of Life. Society's revenge and the end to her pain hinge upon her death sentence, but the flames of the media are fanned when her life becomes inextricably linked to an innocent bystander.