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I Am the Heart
By Adrian Newington
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 29,460. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Written in a style of literature common to mystical India. This takes the form of a spiritually uplifting dialog between a 'Troubled Mind' and the 'Heart'. The Mind, (which deals with life rationally and analytically), converses with the 'Heart' after it has come forth from its silent abode out of compassion. Discover the power of illusion in your life and how to overcome it.
Breath of India; 4 Friends On A Spiritual Pilgrimage
By Elizabeth Owens
Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 31,880. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Four middle aged friends, three men and one woman, travel to Prem Nagar Ashram in Haridwar, India for the spiritual adventure of a lifetime. Elizabeth tells the story of their spiritual quest for enlightenment, discusses what it means to have a guru and addresses the difficulties she and the others had to overcome after being released from the spiritual cocoon of the ashram into the "real world."
A Tiger Heart Wrapp'd in a Woman's Hide
By Karen L. Abrahamson
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 12,050. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction
In the Sundarban swamp of Southern India, when man-eating tigers threaten the teak loggers, Nirojan, the shaman, protects them through his talisman to Bonobibi, the gentle forest goddess. But in the face of man's never-ending greed can a simple talisman placate a goddess? Includes the short story: The Lady of Ashuelot
Karma Peace...A Tale of Mystery, Magic and Madness
By Connie M. Van Cleve
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 98,290. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2010. Category: Fiction
2011 IPPY Awards ~BRONZE MEDAL WINNER~ for Visionary Fiction! An allegorical tale of one woman's mid-life crisis, her abandonment of family for India, the battle for her 'true' self, and a spectacular phoenix-style rise from the flames… You haven't experienced a trip like this since EAT PRAY LOVE or THE ALCHEMIST! So come on and join the journey!
The Moghul
By Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 218,600. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Category: Fiction
Doubleday 1983 Reviewers called it the best novel on India since Kipling. An immediate European bestseller, optioned by Indian/German producers who commissioned a six-hour mini-series, then Canadian producers with BBC. Based on real people (ca. 1620) – an English “sea dog” shoots his way through Portuguese gallons and into an Indian port to open trade. Once on land, there’re tiger hun
A Questão da Nacionalidade dos Cidadãos Nascidos no Antigo Estado da Índia e dos seus Descendentes
By Miguel Reis
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 56,300. Language: Portuguese. Published: August 25, 2010. Category: Essay
Goa, Damão and Diu were Portuguese territories till the 21 December 1961, when they were occupied by the Indian Union. Portugal has recognized the occupation only in 1974, by a treaty. The persons born in those territories till the 3th June 1975 are Portuguese citizens and, now, European citizens.
on the Trail of the Real St George
By Oliver Hayes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,780. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction
Dragon-slayer, English hero, martyr, warrior, soldier and saint — St George has been all these things. But who was the real St George? This fascinating book draws on the most recent academic research into folklore and legends to put together an accurate account of St George’s original life story, and how he has developed in folklore and legend to become what he is today.
About the Portuguese Citizenship of the Citizens born in the Former State of India and their Descendants
By Miguel Reis
Price: Free! Words: 31,460. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
A short version of the book published in Portuguese about the same matter.
Daughters of Qora: The Legend of Sophia
By Faye T. Knight
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2010. Category: Fiction
Long ago, a mysterious jewel crashed to the desert world of Qora. According to legend, the jewel is the living heart of Sophia, the rain goddess, who promises to be reborn as a human in order to reclaim what she has lost. Princess Kalkuro is unaware the goddess lives inside her. When she is kidnapped by a mysterious stranger, she is swept away on a treasure hunt that will reveal her true powers.
Eccentric Explorers
By Michael Buckley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,990. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Eccentric Explorers was Winner of the Biography category at the 2009 Indie Excellence Book Awards, California, USA. In this extensively researched book, the rich culture and history of Tibet are viewed through a rather special lens--through the eyes of ten wild and wacky adventurers, each bent on unlocking the strange riddles and secrets of Tibet.