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News And Facts For Kids, May 2013 Issue
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
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News and Facts written for kids, May 2013 Issue. Age appropriate for little readers 6-12, and for parents and teachers. This issue covers news as it happened during May 2013 from around the world. Plus cool facts written for kids covering wild life & nature, people & places and history: Get to know, say about Emperor Penguins, Awesome Argentina, Underwater mysteries and many more fun facts.
The Dream Shelf
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
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The Dream Shelf follows Sam Archer on a journey of hope, frustration, elation and shame as he struggles to uncover the secret of his father’s hidden past. Along the way it examines the basis of human motivation, asks whether doing the wrong thing can sometimes be the right thing to do and highlights lessons in sacrifice and integrity that one generation must pass on to the next.
A Civil War Compendium
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,950. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Essay » Political
Here is a new way to experience one of America's most enduring novels The Red Badge of Courage through words, music, song and essay. The Stephen Crane novel appears here accompanied by Norman Ball's brand new musical SIDES: A Civil War Musical (Inspired by TRBOC) and Richard Stafford's true-to-life play Yours. Various historians add fascinating commentary. Don't miss this fabulous collection.
A Ghost at Stallion's Gate
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 53,640. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Shannon Delaney Paranormal Mystery Series, Vol. 4 Shannon Delaney gets caught up in a web of deception, intrigue and a ghostly haunting as she delves into a cold-case mystery from Hollywood’s glamorous decade of the 1920s.
Zambezi Cavalcade
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 15,290. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Africa
Zambezi Cavalcade is the story of the Zambezi River and the many visitors who have travelled its waters or settled by its banks, from the earliest riverside kingdoms and Muslim traders to the first tourist at the end of the 19th century.
Forever Memories
Series: Born Broken, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 10,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
A book of poetry that is not only diverse in its verses, but compelling to read.
The Highwayman
Series: The Highwaymen, Verse 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Inspired by the song "Highwayman" written by Jimmy Webb. This is a short tale of Liam "The Red" Neal Sloan, a former carpenter turned brigand. This is the first in a series of four short stories, following the pattern of the songs verses. If you like this check out the other stories in the series 'Upon the Tide', and 'This Dam Life' out now. look out for 'In Black' coming soon.
Acorn
Series: Jim Stanton Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,240. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
With the pageantry of the 100th Anniversary Pendleton Round-UP in the background, retired journalist Jim Stanton finds himself involved in two mysteries: a search for Lucja Rantford, matriarch of the James Ranch and Sheep Co., and the identity of a man who looks like Stanton in a 1933 photo. He unravels those puzzles and proves the old saw, "an acorn doesn't fall far from the tree."
Dwarven Military History: Thazdulrene
Series: The Dwarven Kingdom of Thazdulrene, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,880. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
I am Gorno the Dwarven scribe, and this is our history. My purpose in our life of stone is not to be a great king, but to simply set down for the ages Dwarven military history; deeds worth remembering. This information is currently classified as for the King’s eyes only and is being written following instruction. Per his request the information is made for the foreigner, and civil wars excluded.
American Babylon - 2015 Edition
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religion and politics
In "American Babylon" journalist Bill Underwood presents a compelling case why the USA may well be “Mystery Babylon” prophesied in the Book of Revelation. His observations (religious, social, political) directly challenge the super-patriotism and diehard nationalism of the religious right, reflecting a new direction in prophetic thought.