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Introduction to Computers
Price: Free! Words: 6,930. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Computer science
Introduction to Computers is packed with information about computers.
The Shoemaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,430. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Shoemaker follows the lives of Pietro, who emigrates to America in the 1920’s, and Manny, his great-grandson, who moves to California from Pittsburgh in the 1990’s. Pietro is a shoemaker, and Manny is obsessed with finding the perfect pair of shoes. Both uncertain of changing societal roles, their lives intersect when Manny discovers an old photograph of Pietro and restores it back to life.
Hickory Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,720. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical
Since it was built, many people have come and gone through the gates of Hickory Hill, but if they were people of color they usually left in chains to be sold into slavery in Kentucky, or traded out as payment of debts. A well trained slave was as good as cash, sometimes better. It was a way of life that didn’t die easily.
The Millennials
Series: Generational Insights, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
The Millennials provides the reader with an overview of the youngest of the workforce generations. It is one of four books in a series (The Traditionalists, The Baby Boomers, The X Generation, and The Millennials), and it notes the behavioral and work patterns of the latest generaton and points out the reasons for both.
The Zoomer Philosophy Volume 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2013 by Zoomer Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Aging well, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Healthy aging
Media mogul Moses Znaimer is leading the movement towards a new attitude towards age and aging. In this 3rd volume of his Zoomer ("Boomer with Zip") Philosophy series, Znaimer addresses head-on those topics familiar to the Boomer generation including the generation war, stereotypes of older people, and the use of cosmetic enhancements to look younger while advocating for the celebration of aging.
The Gargoyle and Aunt Josie
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 32,330. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The women of the Massey family are cursed in love, often with disastrous consequences. Josie’s first boyfriend falls to his death and she finds herself on the trail of his killer forty years later. Lily’s wartime affair ends tragically with the death of her little daughter. Now it’s Alexandra’s turn to try to cheat Fate. But will she manage it?
Three Generations of Mermaids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Enter the watery & mystical world of the mermaids & merfolk, deep beneath the sea & follow the romantic adventures of three lovable mermaids, Coralie, Miriel & Lorelei. A touching novel of romance & passion, loss & sadness & glimpses of a lifestyle that we would all love to live, if only we possessed a silvery tail! A whimsical, quick read romance for all lovers & those who want to find true love!
Surviving in the Sandwich Generation
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 9,190. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Conflict resolution
If you are in the Sandwich Generation, you are the one who is smack dab in the middle of raising/helping/caregiving at least 2 other generations, usually family members. The Sandwich "Generationers" are the unsung heros and heroines in life. This book gives you practical advice on how to cope.
When The Bough Breaks
Series: Australian historical novel - The Katy Tree, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Anthologies
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Set in Hobart, Australia, in the mid 1870s 21 year old Meg Hamilton arrives from England to discover why she has not heard from her grandmother for two years. After learning that her beloved Grandma Kate is serving a prison sentence for a murder committed twenty-eight years ago, Meg sets out to prove her innocent, and her quest reveals the past.
I'm Still Your Mother: How to Get Along With Your Grown-Up Children for the Rest of Your Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood
You raised your kids to be independent, strong, and think for themselves. So now that they're grown, why is it so hard to let them? A parent coach and psychologist offers practical wisdom, sensible strategies and familiar scenarios in the words of those who've lived them in this funny, touching, empathetic guide to life with your adult children, newly updated for digital readers.