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Into the Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011 by Punkin House. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
-Twenty something Rey Ovitz moved to the city for one reason: To be a hero in a luke-warm world. Into the Everything is the story of a man trying to understand the tragedy and majesty of life, looking everywhere outside of himself to find what it means to be himself, and failing wildly.
Murni's Very Personal Guide to Ubud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,640. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Roy Thompson said "Secrets of Bali is the best book about the island written and published since 1990 ...". This time I concentrate just on Ubud, the cultural heart of Bali, which is a must for visitors to Bali. I've lived all my life in Ubud and have been involved in tourism: restaurant, shops, textiles, art, accommodation and spa, so I am sharing some of my knowledge, including some pitfalls.
The Morbid Fairy Tale Collection
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Work in the future will revolve around death. Leisure time will be eliminated. Drugs wll be utilized not pleasure, but control. Trial by jury is replaced with terrifying music. Nine different short stories will play hide and seek with your mind and emotions. You are cordially invited to enter this psychological amusement park of sickly soured fantasy.
Information Literacy in the Wild
Price: Free! Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro. Foreword by Jeffrey MacKie-Mason. A collection of essays on the topic of information and digital literacy from multiple perspectives.
British Weekend Jaunts - Tour 4 - 4 Days Discovering Bristol, Bath & North Somerset (Wells, Glastonbury, Cheddar Gorge)
Series: British Weekend Jaunts, Book 4. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
This 4 day car jaunt takes you through the spectacular scenery of the Cheddar Gorge to the breathtakingly lovely cities of Wells and Bath. In this area, which is steeped in history and folklore, you visit several of Brunel’s masterpieces, medieval Abbey’s, Georgian townhouses & the legendary burial place of King Arthur.This illustrated ebook gives directions, maps,location info and travel tips.
Planet Explorers London: A Travel Guide for Kids
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
You’ll love this fun and informative guide to one of the world’s great cities. Consult this interactive London guidebook—written just for kids—for fun facts, information, and tips about getting the most out of your visit.
British Weekend Jaunts - Tour 5 - 4 Days Discovering The Towns & Villages Of The English Cotswolds, Gloucester & Stratford-Upon-Avon
Series: British Weekend Jaunts, Book 5. Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 27,930. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A travel guide book with a difference which gives a well planned 4 day, 3 location tour (by car) through the beautiful villages and towns of the English Cotswolds. This picturesque area with its chocolate box gabled cottages of honey coloured Cotswold stone is packed with history and offers visitors excellent specialist individual shops and fine local food, wine and ales.
Museum Mambo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Imagination & Play
Peek into gallery of a museum before it opens to the public when a security guard gets surprised by a statue that has come to life. A charming, wordless interchange of imagination and choreography of roles. Ages 3-6.
Clay Feet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
For the last decade, Harper tried to get a statue of Mercury to feature in the museum’s new antiquities department. Now the statue has arrived—broken—and possibly a forgery. Her boss calls the statue the ultimate forgery. He’s impressed. She wonders if she should be too—until the statue talks to her. Is she overworked? Or crazy? Or both? Includes complete bonus story, “Elvis at the White House."
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education: The Native Youth Program in the Museum of Anthropology at the University of British Columbia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2012 by Diamond River Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Indigenous Teenage Interpreters in Museums and Public Education describes the development of the Native Youth Project (NYP) at the Museum of Anthropology (MOA). This book shows how the students learned to give lectures and tours to museum visitors about their heritage and culture. Rowan’s account includes the voices of NYP students and MOA staff, and is reflective and honest.