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Juz Amma From Holy Quran For Kids
You set the price! Words: 50. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Dragon Promedia. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / History
Juz Amma from The Noble Quran with english and arabic languange for children.The Quran Holy literally meaning "the recitation"; also romanized Qur'an or Koran is the central religious text of Islam, which Muslims believe to be a revelation from Allah SWT (God) It is widely regarded as the finest work in classical Arabic literature.
Tempest-Tost: The Refugee Experience Through One Community's Prism
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017 by WildBlue Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Surrounded by controversy, refugees who come to the U.S. have often suffered greatly, as they explain in their own words. Some describe them as threats bringing terrorism to America, though the nation was created by those fleeing persecution. They survive and begin new lives, working hard, successful and especially grateful for the second chance.
My Escape to Terra Australis and My Part in the Near Death of the Australian Wool Industry
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 177,510. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography, Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
This book provides an absorbing account of life in Australia, tracing the life and times of young migrant Gerry Dubbin following his escape, in 1959, from a Britain on the long road to decline.
The Nine Yanas and Essential Advice on How to Practice
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2017 by Zam Sarl. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Meditation, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Buddhism
A concise and clear explanation of the major characteristics of each of the three yanas and their further division into the nine yanas, based on the Nyingma and Dzogchen traditions.
On Five Dollars a Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,970. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In the summer of 1965, Will MacIntosh, a naive but highly inquisitive twenty-two-year-old from Canada, embarks on a life-changing excursion through Europe. Arriving there, he finds the trauma of the Second World War still fresh on every street and in every person's mind.
The Magpie
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1913 and Detective Constable Frank Bolam has a murder to solve. The victim is found drowned in the River Wear with a vicious knife wound to his lower back. There are no witnesses and no clues.
The Dreadful Acts of Jack the Ripper and Other True Tales of Serial Murder and Prostitutes
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
From award-winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Dead at the Saddleworth Moor, Prostitution in the Digital Age, and The Sex Slave Murders, comes the gripping historical true crime book, The Dreadful Acts of Jack the Ripper and Other True Tales of Serial Murder and Prostitutes.
Jewels of Life
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
Across the board comparing to our ancient ancestors, a monumental gap lacking in principles crowds the room! It was incumbent that I expound on some principles for People of Color, that I first encountered during the 1992 release of the film Malcom X. What has been forgotten The Jewels of Life will help you to remember inspiring yourself to maintain the shine of those jewels keeping them with you.
Sci-Fi From Sonoma: Jack London, Frank Herbert, & Philip K. Dick
Price: Free! Words: 6,820. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Literary criticism » Science Fiction & Fantasy, Essay » Literature
"Sci-Fi History" essays about famous writers who lived in Sonoma County, California, including Jack London, Frank Herbert, and Philip K Dick. Read about London's influence on George Orwell and 1984; about Frank Herbert's early photojournalism work that influenced characters from his "Dune" series; and about Philip K Dick's posthumous influence on dystopian sci-fi films.
Eagle and Child - Book One: The Old World
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Nonfiction » History » World
n this first book of the Eagle and Child historical novel series, young Devon Quail is launched into an often dangerous world by the death of her entire family. Her spirit and ingenuity will be tested again and again as she moves through the full spectrum of 19th-century London society and beyond, from the penniless to the over-privileged.