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Het zilver van Niilantis
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: Dutch. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Twee mannen raken verstrikt in het moeraswoud dat groeit waar ooit de legendarische stad Niilantis verzonk.
Spiritual Poetry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual
Spiritual Poetry is a reflection of a ten year spiritual and not-so-spiritual period in my life. It is not all my life. Just a period. It spans a Silent Retreat through the Sahara Desert, Zen and Tibetan retreats. It also tracks my travels to Rotterdam, the Sahara and India.
The Stolen Masterpiece: A Nancy Keene Mystery
Series: A Nancy Keene Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,390. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Join precocious teenage sleuth, Nancy Keene, on another of her international adventures. This book finds her in Amsterdam visiting her newly-found Dutch relatives who have recently discovered a secret room in their house that contains valuable artwork, including a Vermeer masterpiece worth millions. Someone has stolen it, and it’s up to Nancy and her team to find out who.
The Broken Jug: A Dramatic Comedy About Thwarted Rape
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 26,330. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016 by Gegensatz Press. Categories: Plays » European / German, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A new translation of the only comedy by one of the most important German Romantics.
The Cloggs
Series: Crimson Cloak Educational. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2015 by Crimson Cloak Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Health & Daily Living / General, Fiction » Children’s books » Entertainment
Follow the making of bread from field to bakery with this clever book written and amusingly illustrated by John L. D. Barnett. The Clogg family buy wheat from a local farmer, grind it to flour in their windmill and bake and sell the resulting bread. Entertaining and educational.
Ravelli, the history of a pottery 1944 - 1977
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 8,900. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015 by Winston Speakers. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Antiques & collectibles, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Figurines
Ravelli is an animated and personal account of the history of the Ravelli pottery firm, that was located in Leiden, The Netherlands. More than 60 photo's as well as interviews with the key players in the firm and examples of the products and working methods of this high-quality household earthenware that was internationally recognized in the 50s, 60s and 70s, and today is popular vintage pottery.
The Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Crusaders bring an egg back to the Low Countries, where it hatches a dragon.
Learn Dutch - Parallel Text - Easy Stories (Dutch - English)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,430. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Bilingual education, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Dutch
Learning Dutch with parallel text is the most rewarding and effective method to learn a language. Existing vocabulary is refreshed, while new vocabulary is instantly put into practice. The Dutch grammar easily sinks in through our cleverly written and well formatted stories. Designed for the eReader - each sentence has been translated line by line making it easy to follow. No dictionary needed!
Edith's Story
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014 by van Horton Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » History » Holocaust
The moving story of 'the Anne Frank who lived,' Edith's Story is based on the diaries of a young Dutch girl who survived the Nazi Occupation hiding in plain sight, having found shelter with a courageous Protestant family. The rest of her family perished in the Holocaust. Winner of the Jewish Quarterly's Wingate Award, the audio-book Talkies Award, and translated into eight languages. A classic
Liberation 1944-45
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,090. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War
Forced out of their home after it was ransacked and burned by occupying German forces, author Lini R. Grol and her family wandered the bombed-out Dutch countryside for weeks, sleeping in ditches, barns and basements as they waited for liberation. They faced danger at every turn. This is their story of hardship, courage and faith.