Books tagged: floods

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Fear of Rain
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
The sorcerous Mr. Flood has drowned Johnstown, Pennsylvania three times. The fourth time will be the charm, and the city will vanish beneath the waves forever...unless his flood-making apprentice, Dee, has anything to say about it. Dee uses her own powers against her wicked mentor, setting off a cataclysmic battle of magic rainmakers in the heart of a raging storm to end all storms.
50 Stories for Pakistan
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,400. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
Look at the cover of this book. A man and a boy knee-deep in water. Father and son? Uncle and nephew? Teacher and pupil? Or perhaps just a kid, lost, tagging on to an adult in the hope that he will be taken somewhere safe, dry? They can’t ask for your help. You must choose to give it. A simple way of doing that is to buy this book. Proceeds go to helping the victims of the Pakistan floods.
The Last Giant
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 53,910. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Firefly yearns to tattoo giants, just like her mother. But one morning a rogue giant kidnaps her mother and takes her up to the plateau, a dangerous place for all river people. Firefly attempts to rescue her mother, putting her own life in peril. Then she learns her mother harbors a secret that calls into question everything Firefly ever believed about her people, her family, and herself.
An Enlightening Lie About the Lucidity of Bees
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Crofton Eer, a member of a militaristic society set in a canyon that knows only war, seeks an escape from the troubled canyon in which he lives, guided by the embodiment of the lone star that is visible from the canyon depths. His escape takes him on a journey in which he discovers that there are a great many more stars (gods) in the sky, which leads to a search for truth in the valley of life.
Luke's Cubby House
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Price: Free! Words: 1,690. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This short story has been written on the Darwin floods. I see every child as a hero. Luke doesn't see himself as a hero. Then the river floods. If he doesn't do something the bully in his class will drown.
The Definitive Guide to Flooding
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Price: Free! Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
As flooding is becoming an ever present and increasing problem globally, this definitive guide covers the sources of flooding, how to prepare for a flood and what to do after a flood strikes.
Robin's Double Life: Island to Outback Australia
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Price: Free! Words: 113,880. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Plunged into the depths of a devastating drought, Mitchell in the outback is home to Robin, her husband and menagerie. Month by month, throughout 2007, Robin takes you to the heart of an outback community with its river, warmth and abundance. Will the drought break? What fate befalls Sally, the terrier? Summer on Phillip Island and winter in Mitchell sounds ideal. But the truth is more complex.
Carly and Sam...Will and Effie
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Series: Pearson/Rickards Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Third book of a trilogy. There's a surprising development in the relationship between Carly and Sam.Will and Effie's wedding plans are delayed.
Locum on the Loose -Adventures in the Australian Bush
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Shake off the shackles of city life and come with me into the Aussie outback! The bush, its people, its small towns and vast horizons come alive as we explore the far west together. Working as a country locum the author shares the laughs, the occasional fear and near panic of travelling alone in the wild country of western New South Wales. Some rivers aren't meant to be crossed!
The Fourth Man
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Price: Free! Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012 by MoshPit Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
In this short story by Brian Parker, a few words uttered by a lunch companion bring back a flood of memories from another lifetime.