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Around the World in Eighty Blogs
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Series: The Blogger Series. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Around the World in Eighty Blogs is a selection of the best earlier posts from Peter Blakeborough's Blog. The topics are wide-ranging, some serious, some humorous, and come from many different parts of the world. This is Peter Blakeborough's eighth book and many of the posts express opinions that may be controversial and give rise to vigorous debate. The author welcomes comments and reviews.
Cascade Adventures V: Break
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Series: Cascade Adventures, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,280. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
The three that are one must become the one that is all, to save the world, from the one who destroys it. Kale, Tyson, and Elison have one adventure left to do; they must defend Cascade. The demons gathered by Zorgoth have been released and are spreading all over the planet. If they are not stopped, they will destroy everyone and everything in their path.
The Difference
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Price: Free! Words: 37,460. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
A book of poetry. These are poems from the heart, much of this volume touches on questions of spirituality and faith through a darker lens; there is love lost and hopelessness. Nature's revolt against the flesh and spirit. It is a depressive work.
Feeling the Unthinkable, Vol. 4: Power of the Pen - Iconoclasts to the Rescue
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Series: Social Justice. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Amador Publishers. Category: Essay » Literature
Donald Gutierrez's essays and reviews have been collected in a passionate appeal for sensitivity, change, and action in confronting government abuses and social inequity. Vol.4 focuses on a humanistic and poetic perspective against the preceding darkness that Feeling the Unthinkable explores. "Surely there is no more astute and sensitive observer of our political culture than Don Gutierrez."
Open Wounds, Secret Obsessions
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,640. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This remarkable collection of fourteen short stories introduces a powerful new voice in literary fiction. In each of these compelling narratives, Canadian author Linda Joyce Ott creates a deceptively smooth surface where ogres and monsters lurk below. Her characters mysteriously pass from normalcy into serious obsession, if not madness, and the reader is never quite able to say when this happens.
Marathon Runner
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 680. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Training for a marathon, and then training for another: the story is written in first person and portrays a runner.
The Word Not Spoken
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 204,980. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A backpacker falls face-flat in love while on holiday in Turkey. Leigh doesn’t learn that Ahmet is a Kurdish freedom fighter until after their 3-day Islamic wedding. In funny and poignant scenes, Leigh learns to deal with neighbours pounding at the door, chickens in the basement, a new friend who needs help to escape and the growing threat of torture and separation from the man she loves.
Darshan
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 145,600. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Darshan chronicles the story of a family's 100-year journey across continents to escape a crime that haunts them through generations. "A multigenerational family epic in every sense of the term: nuanced, thoughtful, well-written, and deftly mixing history with fiction." -IndieReader
Ophelia In My Arms
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 74,480. Language: American English. Published: October 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
New Science Fiction, New Horror and New Fantasy from prize winning author Mike Jansen, collected into a stunning anthology showing some of the best dark fiction the Netherlands have to offer.
Quick Guide: Vanity Fair
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Series: Quick Guides to Novels and Plays, Book 18 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 155 · A Quick Guide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Vanity Fair” by William Makepeace Thackeray was first published in 1848. It happens to be a novel without a hero. The book satirizes the society in early 19th century Britain.