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Episodes from Auschwitz - Love In the Shadow of Death
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Comics (nonfictional)
Love In the Shadow of Death is the story of two prisoners from the Auschwitz Death Camp – Mala Zimetbaum, a Jewish woman, and Edward GaliƄski, a Polish man. Mala, thanks to her knowledge of several languages and engaging personality, was made a messenger (Läuferin) in the women’s camp. Edek – prisoner of Auschwitz, brought in the first transport of Polish political prisoners.
A Study of the church in the Kingdom of Mercia during the reign of King Offa 757-796 AD
Price: Free! Words: 12,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle ages
This book will be set within the heart of eighth century England, focusing on the reign of King Offa of Mercia who reigned from 757-796 AD. It will assess the position of religion in the Mercian court and for Offa himself personally; the setting of many church synods of England within the borders of Mercia during his reign, alongside the elevation of Lichfield to become an archbishopric.
Three Strikes You're Out
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,490. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious philosophy
In the beginning, God created the Heavens and Earth, and God created men and women of all walks of life equal, regardless of biological, social or ethnic orientation. America is God's land, and the church is its foundation, the very centrepiece that holds this great nation together, its solid rock.
How Justices of the Peace Ruled England
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,650. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things
The justice system in English history has been through tumultuous ups and downs, from corrupt officials to unfair legal systems, seemingly always with a heavily biased societal view.
Political Animals and The Godfather
Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
This is a book that explains politics in terms of the classic Godfather movie series. Many metaphors are explored in a book where the underworld and government meet.
Revive America: A Call to Revival in the Land that We Love
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,500. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Dust Jacket Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Devotional, Nonfiction » Music » Religious - Gospel
Revive America will give tried and tested steps for drawing closer to God in a world that seems to be going the other direction. In its pages, you will find some of your favorite song lyrics which will remind you of the importance of music and its role in great renewals as well as challenge you to surrender everything to Christ.
The Bells of Herkimer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,050. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
After a boat ride detour lands Meredith and her friends at Herkimer, intriguing clues about the lives of the dilapidated mansion’s cursed former residents come to light. Meredith discovers a shocking connection to her own family, but her search for answers is quickly derailed when an unexpected enemy strikes, and the devastating consequences of her actions find her fighting to stay alive.
The Key of Time
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,540. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
In The Key of Time Jennifer Louden tells the story of Daniel and his adventures through the "glistening sheet of gold" that takes him to another time in history.
The Mystery of Lord Wenlock and His Glastonbury Treasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,670. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
If you enjoy solving mysteries you will love this real-life ‘detective story' where you get to answer the many questions that come up. Who was John Wenlock? How did he die and when? Was he slain in battle, murdered, or did he survive incognito? More importantly, what happened to his ‘treasure'?
Empire Days: Britain and the empire in a year
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 186,710. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Empire Days: Britain and the Empire in a Year is a thorough and informative description of the growth of the British Empire throughout history. Bostock covers all aspects of the Empire, including geography, politics and the Royal Family.