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Заповедник справедливости
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Vasilij Treskov's hero stories - our contemporary, trying to survive in the market alleys of society, without losing the sense of human dignity. The stories clearly traced the idea that the main value - this is life, and no matter how hard to survive in our complicated, and not always just world, to live and enjoy each new day in all weather.
The Blacksmith and Faer Selena
You set the price! Words: 11,160. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The tragic tale of what happens when racism dictates the actions and responses of a society. A medieval fantasy tale about the love between a mortal blacksmith and the immortal princess of the faeries of Kynd.
Иронические притчи (Parabole Ironique)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,090. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2012 by irisbook publishers. Categories: Essay » Sociology, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sociology professor presents a smart and ironic mini-novells which are interesting and focused on contemporary problems. For all who interested in modern Russian society.
Digital Calabash Redux
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by St. Somewhere Press. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Digital Calabash Redux is an essay-style collection of blog posts from the once active website, Digital Calabash. Writer, editor and publisher Randy Baker has revived his original blog entries in ebook form in an effort to revisit and document not only his own thoughts and literary ramblings, but also the process of launching his online lit-mag, St. Somewhere Journal.
Measure for Measure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,320. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A dark mystery lurks on the horizon of modern South Africa
Volition (Volition #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,340. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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Volition is the first novel in this heavenly Paranormal YA series, full of suspense and intrigue, and even a few good messages along the way about trusting your instincts and fighting for justice and love no matter what is stacked up against you.
Webster
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012 by Broomhandle Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Western
A closed world of insiders. An influx of outsiders. Three old graves on Cherokee Bluff, their occupants and secrets long forgotten, become the center of an unusual land dispute when a stranger brings news of past events that will rock a local community's understanding of its history.
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Adventures of Bumpen The Knight tells the tale of a magically animate suit of armor, brought to life by a wizard for the purpose of warding off the various monsters which frequent children's bedrooms. Alternating between prose and brilliantly rhymed verse, this story has something to offer for readers young and old, and truly comes to life when read aloud.
Thoughts and Reflections on Language, Literature, and Performance
Series: In search of human culture. Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Linguistics
What is language and how do humans use and analyze it? And how is it that literature exists, dreamlike, in human culture? In this readable collection the eminent British anthropologist Ruth Finnegan reflects on both the questions and her own answers.
The Awakening In Plain and Simple English (Includes Study Guide, Complete Unabridged Book, Historical Context, Biography and Character Index)(Annotated)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Kate Chopin's "The Awakening" is considered her greatest work. It also can be difficult to understand--it is loaded with themes, imagery, and symbols. If you need a little help understanding it, let BookCaps help with this study guide. Along with chapter-by-chapter summaries and analysis, this book features the full text of Chopin's classic novel is also included.