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Cultural Anthologies: Stories of India, Volume I
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Please enjoy these stories, be they of elephants & buffalo, memory loss, dangerous balconies, family, or marriage. They are a collection by Cultural Anthologies submitted from the citizens of India for this anthology. It is meant to be a window into the Other, a way of understanding individual people who make up a whole of a nation or a population unknown to us.
A Jew from Riga
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
The author in 2004 visited Riga in order to learn more about her Dad’s mysterious past. How did her father, a young soldier at the start of World War II end up migrating from Eastern Europe to South Africa? And why did he leave suddenly when she was 10 and head for the States? On her travels, Greta learns a lot about Latvia, land of his youth, and Riga, the Baltics' capital city that rocks.
Henri the Clown
Price: Free! Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
The Flaubert's have been clowns for generations. Of course, everyone assumes Henri will follow in the family tradition. No one, however, bothers to find out what Henri wants to do–-and he has something completely different in mind.
The Sea Monster and the Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011 by You Come Too Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A not-so-scary sea monster meets its match in this humorous tall tale inspired by a "real" legend. A delightful picture book with full-color illustrations for ages 4 and up.
Problem Children: It's Not Always the Parent's Fault
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 50,020. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Adolescent psychology, Nonfiction » Parenting » Teens
Parents are often blamed for causing their children's problems, regardless of the age of the child or the number of "good children" that the parents have raised in addition to the "problem child." As a result of this bias against parents, especially when the bias is propagated by those in the so-called helping professions, efforts to help problem children often fail.
Slipshod Mornings & Meandering Midnights
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011 by The Next Level Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
Slipshod Mornings & Meandering Midnights is a collection of poetry that runs the gamut of emotions from frivolous happiness to the boredom and frustration of living stuck in the "everyday" life to dealing with anger and everything in between.
The Real Thing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011 by M. R. Jordan. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Summer's mother wants to fall in love with a vampire or werewolf. Summer just wants a dad. Bruce could be the guy if her mother would just stop looking for the real thing.
DAUGHTERS-IN-LAW Why Can't We Pick Them?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
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With all the mother-in-law jokes going around it is time we get to have a response to those females that are making our lives miserable, those women that made us mothers-in-law. This book describes some of the idiodic and rude things that our daughters-in-law have done to us and others over the years.
The Flag Keeper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
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Elizabeth may be a little bear, but she treats the American flag with big respect. After Dad leaves for a trip, Elizabeth pledges to raise the flag all by herself and create her own Independence Day. This illustrated picture book teaches children about U.S. flag etiquette through a fiction story, flag facts, activity idea, and discussion questions.
The Paperbats; Protectors of Your Local Park
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
I was walking in my local park with my young son on a windy day, when a piece of newspaper blew by. He asked what it was, and I said I would tell him a story about it at bedtime.... ... this compelling childrens' story book tells of the Paperbat family and how a young boy called Jack discovers them in his local park. In the second part, grandpa Times tells how the Paperbats become made of paper.