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Open Heart Poetry
You set the price! Words: 18,060. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
"Open Heart Poetry is iconoclastic poetry, written in a precise language that explores the intricacies of the emotions of love, friendship, and fatherhood, and ruminates on politics, history, music, and the mysteries of life. Each line in every poem explodes with an exact syntax and diction that grips the mind of the reader." Reginald Lockett, Poet & author of “PARTY CRASHERS OF PARADISE”
The Meaning of Life
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010 by Ian C. Dawkins Moore. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Spiritual, Fiction » Romance » General
A collection of short stories and poems of romance, travel and adventure. For all readers who love language, words and expression, this collection is dedicated to you and the passionate stories that are now germinating in your hearts. May my humble stories act as a catalyst for your exuberant creations.
The Ultimate Guide for Getting Married in Jamaica
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Weddings » Locations
The Ultimate Guide for Getting Married in Jamaica is a MUST-Have for any couple planning to get married in Jamaica. You will be taken on virtual rendezvous to the most affable and romantic wedding destinations on the island paradise, Jamaica. Discover little known romantic honeymoon hot-spots plus unbelievably low-cost wedding packages, critical Jamaica wedding preparation tips & much more.
Diving Into Jamaica: A Jamaica Vacation and Tourism Guide for 2011
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 22,890. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
If you want to travel to the Caribbean, you certainly have no shortage of wonderful destinations from which to choose. One of the most popular places for tourists in the Caribbean, however, is Jamaica. The country of Jamaica is about 150 miles long and 50 miles wide, so it isn't huge, but it is mighty in the world of tourism, and is actually the third largest island in the Caribbean.
My Trelawney: Tonia's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
It is 17th-century Jamaica and Tonia is a slave girl growing up on a sugar plantation. Determined to win her freedom and also her mother's, she comes up with a daring plan to sail away with Henry Morgan's band of pirates. Will she earn enough booty to buy her freedom? Will she even make it back to Jamaica?
Nanny and the Boiling Pot
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Nanny was an escaped slave living in the mountains of Jamaica. For many years these mountain dwellers, called Maroons, protected themselves against being captured by the British soldiers. They were cunning and brave and Nanny was the most cunning and brave of them all.
Grandma Joyce, It's Me! ... And Other Stories About Grandparents
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
This is a collection of three short stories about grandparents for early readers (7-8 year olds). The first is called Grandma Joyce, It's Me!, the second is called Papa's Bees, and the last story is called Grapes with Gramps.
Marcus and the Amazons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
After traveling through the forest, Marcus returns to his home and discovers that Amazons have enslaved his colony and imprisoned Princess Amy, his bride-to-be. With the help of his friends from the forest, Marcus must save Princess Amy and rally his colony to stand against the Amazons. But during his stay in the forest, Marcus has also renounced violence. Will Marcus succeed?
The Devil's Waiting Room
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,160. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
The Devil's Waiting Room is biographical journey through my eyes as a 10 year old boy centred around the summer of 1969 in the fishing port of North Shields on the banks of the River Tyne. Racism was still very strong and open and had an iron grip on the town during perpetual time for change. Outside we ran. At home we persevered. And late at night, I would hear my father cry...
Serpents in the Sun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,770. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
The Bennett family moved to Jamaica after inheriting a coffee plantation in the Blue Mountains. This novel covers three generations of their lives, loves, triumphs and failures as the build an amazing, profitable plantation, producing some of the finest coffee in the world, and then run afoul of history.