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Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
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Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Heart of England: Contributions to the Evening Standard, 1939-1941
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Series: Henry Williamson Collections, Book 4. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 33,480. Language: British English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Written originally as a way of paying off unexpectedly high bills during his early years of farming in Norfolk, these beautifully written articles by Henry Williamson, set in both Norfolk and Devon, are counterpointed and given immediacy by the inclusion of the evening’s headlines after each article, depicting the deteriorating international situation as the Second World War begins.
The Front Porch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Front Porch: the place, literal or figurative, where Americans watch the world go by. Journalists help expand America’s front porch to a worldwide stage. They put on a pretty face and soften the blow of ugly news. They must hold the line between “need to know” and “too much information.” But at what cost, when the horrors of the world become just another day at the office?
The Bridge Burner
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,660. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Craig Parker's debut novel, The Bridge Burner, humorously illustrates an American family's transition to a new life at the dawn of the Great Recession. This entertaining melodrama is extraordinarily current, consistently funny, and, above all, sincere. Join Craig Parker on his journey from the Midwest's suburbia to the solace of the Central Rockies.
Aurealis #57
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: Australian English. Published: February 2, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Aurealis #57, edited by Dirk Strasser, features the near future sub-continental grunge of 'Where Colossi Sleep' by Daniel Baker, where heavy industry blends with a culture four thousand years old and is transformed by it. Watch out also for C S McMullen's 'Monday-child', a deceptive story that constantly defies your expectations and packs a real punch in the end.
Aurealis #58
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: Australian English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Chimaera Publications. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Aurealis #58, edited by Dirk Strasser, opens with Steve Simpson's 'Apartment on Copernicus Street', an alien invasion story that's authentic, powerful, full of surprises, and more than a little chilling. And hold onto your horses for a tough and raunchy Wild West fantasy, with Chris Large's 'The Red House'. Whoa, boy! And if you're still hanging on, the usual reviews & news round off this issue.
Die, My Darling
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
After the war, an arms company capitalizes on the public's love of ventriloquist acts and hatred of ventriloquists by making robotic dummies. But when the crude Dowdies are replaced by the modern Darlings, tragedy strikes! Just because something is ugly doesn't mean it has no feelings.
A cruel school episode 4
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Series: A cruel school, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Fourth book in a series. Jessie and Katie get rich! Read on to find out how and why!
News Accounts of Shark Attacks
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
My e-book is a collection of real-life shark attacks on humans. It ranges from the early 20th century until the early 21st century. Sharks often mistake the arms and legs of people for bait fish. This is because of their poor eyesight. The text presents newspaper coverage of sharks that have victimized swimmers, scuba divers, surfers, and divers in inlets. I hope the book will encourage caution.
Gun Control and The Second Amendment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
All current and future gun control advocates should have this book in their book library as this book can be utilized as an effective training tool for Second Amendment debate with pro-gun facets of society. Byron Goines delivers irrefutable facts and truth in the revised and expanded 2nd Edition of Gun Control and the Second Amendment, debunking the pro-gun facet Second Amendment deception.