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Transitioning Effortlessly Between Cultures
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 34,660. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology, Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
This reading will explore Culture Shock and Reverse Culture Shock; helping in detecting the symptoms, and walking through a series of steps for the purpose of overcoming the obstacles that may be felt at different stages. By using personal examples, concepts, and models, travellers will be able to overcome challenging situations and lead them to becoming a multicultural individual.
Bear-Faced Lies And Other Fictions
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,450. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015 by The Goldman Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
DISCONCERTING, DOUBLE-EDGED & BITTERSWEET: six stories that are both preposterous and entirely believable - they linger long after the telling. B. Mamatha (‘The House They Couldn’t Build’) deconstructs modern life to create allegories, twisted fairy tales and inventive, memorable fiction.
The Station
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2015 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Trapped in strange environment, Lt. Robert Bradley finds himself as witness to countless life forms. With his own body changing, will he be added to the collection or does this place have different plans in mind for a lone human on the edge of the Solar System.
Eleven Miles from Home
Price: Free! Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Richard and Rachel stopped getting along months ago, but they continue to spend time together to satisfy the one interest they have in common. When misfortune steals that link away, however, and leaves them stranded on the side of the road eleven miles from home, they must not only figure out what went wrong in their relationship but individually decide whether it's even worth saving.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,770. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Help - yourself or others? These eight short stories all tell their own tale of help. Grab a coffee and take the time to enjoy these variations on the theme 'Help.' The authors' proceeds go to Sea Shepherd, France, automatically. Sea Shepherd (international) devotes it time to saving our oceans and seas and the life within.
Rays of Civilization
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
During the 1960’s, the measure of a woman’s success is how well she marries. This is the goal of Tempe, Arizona native Georgina LaVigne, and she believes she made her mark when she wrangles the son of a Nevada rancher, only to be disappointed to learn the life isn’t what she expected.
The Journey Principles
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 42,540. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Motivation and inspiration, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Spiritual Growth
YOU CAN DO MORE THAN OVERCOME… You can take all your adversities and turn them into tools for a happier, healthier and wealthier you! Stephen will walk you through, the principles he has adopted into his life and used daily. He will teach you how to transform from what and who you think you are – to becoming what you’re meant to be! The Journey Principles will lift your heart and open your mind.
Hatchets and Hearts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,020. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Horror » General
Henry Lowell is trying to recover from a traumatic event. He's taken a room at Alvin Quinter's house in a small, rural town so he can do some therapist ordered writing about the event, his next step in the recovery process. But strange, familiar things start to happen around the Quinter place, and Henry finds himself wondering if it's all just a coincidence... Or is it happening again?
Isolated World
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 42,340. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Memoirs Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
When she was two years and ten months old, Susan Eastwood scrambled up on to a table. She fell, sustaining two black eyes and a broken nose. It was only months later that her parents realised that the fall had also rendered her completely deaf. Since then Susan has had to learn to survive in a world and overcome her sense of isolation.
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,830. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2015 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Tragedy befalls Maine’s Carrabassett Valley as Catherine Thomaston, a theoretical physics professor with a brilliant career at Bowdoin College, takes ill after the sudden death of her father.