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From Titanic to Trayvon
Price: Free! Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2016. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Nonfiction » Literary criticism » American / African American
Author Miquiel Banks releases a powerful collection of Essays that detail an esoteric outlook on the Slave Narrative and its relevance to today’s Police Brutality in the United States.
The Dead London Chronicles: Vol III, August 2016
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016 by Catherine Curzon. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Step back in time for volume III of an 18th century world where highwaymen roamed the roads, artists faded in obscure unhappiness, silk-clad poodles held London society enraptured and viscounts couldn't feel their own thumbs. Here be monsters, magic and lonely doctors, not to mention a cavalcade of rogues, royals and revelry.
The Legacy of Solomon
Price: Free! Words: 121,540. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Religious
A story of archaeology set in modern day Jerusalem and the search for the Temple of the Jews, destroyed in 70AD by the Roman Emperor to be Titus, who sacked the city and razed the Temple to the ground.
Milk and Honey on the Other Side
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Foundations, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
In a rambunctious river town unsettled by the Great War and up-ended by change unlikely lovers are brought together—but dogged by inescapable bigotry. Despite the dangers, the heroine defies her southern upbringing; the hero fends off his inner demons. For family and friends, race becomes a litmus test, each revealed by his responses to the chasm which separates black from white.
Jumbled up Jungle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The fog of the battle is always at its thickest right before any attack. So when the kidnapping begun it was never what it seemed to be. An unexpected journey awaits as the three individuals; a diplomat, a cripple and a matchmaker, get caught up in a series of bizarre events which took place in an once remove but fairly quiet town of Lahad Datu, Sabah, also known around the world as North Borneo.
المراسم والبروتوكول في عهد جلالة الملك عبد الله الأول وجلالة الملك طلال- Protocol in the era of His Majesty King Abdullah I and King Talal
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,640. Language: Arabic. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Essay » Political
المراسم والبروتوكول في عهد جلالة الملك عبد الله الأول وجلالة الملك طلال
Dread
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Colleen Nye. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Mystery of Cry Baby Bridge has shrouded the town of Marion since 1948. Three decades later, four teenagers, seemingly from different backgrounds, come together, determined to uncover the truth about a crime that had gone unsolved for thirty years.
Buried Roots
Series: Perri Seamore, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,470. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Perri Seamore visits Virginia for a break between assignments. She plans to catch up on her genealogy research, relax, as well as attend a Civil War Reenactment in which her friend's husband is participating. The event begins as planned, but the tone alters dramatically when a murder overshadows the activities. Perri works with Archer Vaughn, a local Virginia State Trooper, to solve the mystery.
A Day in Indiana History - September
Series: Indiana Bicentennial History Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Mossy Feet Books. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » History » North America
Learn about Indiana history a day at a time. Ideal for history lovers, Day in Indiana History – September teaches the historical facts about Indiana in an easy to understand format.
14 Fun Facts About the Great Wall of China
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,210. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / Asia, Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Asia
The Great Wall of China is a man-made wonder, spanning thousands of miles. It spreads from the Pacific Ocean in the East to the Gobi Desert and beyond in the west. Much of it has stood for hundreds of years, with some portions over 2000 years old. The Great Wall stood as a wall of defense for many years, against the warring states to the north. Find out more in this short young adult book.