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The Time Breaker (Guardians of Time Book 3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
While Emilia tries to identify David's killer, Seb attempts to break through her grief and show her how he really feels. But nothing is the same and before Seb can convince her he's serious, the murderer's true intentions come to light and Emilia and Seb must find a way to prevent the history of the world being irrevocably altered.
The Story of a 21st Century 'Somebody': Independent Culture Creation in the 2000s & 2010s
Price: Free! Words: 25,730. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Throughout this book, I will be telling my own story so far, as a cultural voice in this rapidly changing world. But I will also be illustrating the wider story of how profoundly the world changed, in these first two decades of the 21st century. The technology changed first, and that was groundbreaking enough, but I think that the greatest change was in the culture.
Popular Culture and Current Affairs in the Early 21st Century (2000s & 2010s): My Perspective
Price: Free! Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 21st Century, Nonfiction » History » Reference
This book outlines some of the major events and cultural themes of the first two decades of the 21st century. This book was written as a reference companion to my other books, especially the Princess’s Spirit novels, as my viewpoint of this period has deeply affected my writing. However, I believe it may also be interesting more generally as one ‘participant’ perspective on this period.
A Rebellion In Heaven
Price: Free! Words: 37,240. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
An immortal God sacrifices eternity to find the meaning of life.
A War for God
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / History, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Warfare
The world is a less safe place today. Why is there conflict between Western and Islamic civilizations? How can we in the West address it? These are questions A War for God addresses.
A Concise History of Computers, Smartphones and the Internet
Price: Free! Words: 17,820. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » History
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This book is a concise history that covers the most important people, companies and inventions that played a part in the evolution of the first computers that were developed during World War II until today. It is a story that will appeal to non-technical people as well as to people in the computer field.
History 2035, 3005, and Beyond
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 33,790. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history
The future created in the past. The story of the future learned from the Future Research Institute.
Marlin's Mess: The day of no Black Inventors
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other, Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
This is the story of a boy named Marlin.What is different about Marlin is that he is an extraordinary listener with a phenomenal imagination! He can see his questions being answered and they transform his world! In this book Marlin asks,“Can you think of anything that Black people have invented besides Peanut Butter?” Read as his world transforms revealing the everyday inventions of Black people.
Comments on Father Reniero Cantalamessa’s (2016) Fourth Advent Sermon
Series: Re-Articulations. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Theology / Anthropology, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion & Science
This essay comments on Father Raniero Cantalamessa’s advent sermon for the Pontifical Household. The lecture is on the nature of Mary in regards to Christmas. My goal is to re-articulate the argument in the specialized language of the category-based nested form.
Out of Latvia - The son of a Latvian immigrant searches for his roots
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » European
Peter Jirgens tells the story of his youth as the son of a Latvian immigrant in Australia. He shares his father’s stories of life under Soviet rule and dreams of seeing Latvia himself. In1980, despite the possibility of being drafted into the Soviet army or sent to Siberia, Peter enters Latvia. His thirst for adventure almost costs him his life.