Books tagged: orient

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China Bright and Tempting
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 128,640. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
China Bright tells of a conspiracy to force Communist China into the Market economy in 1978. Murderous in their tactics, they plan the collapse of China's leadership. They must be stopped to avoid death on a grand scale and to allow capitalism to mature naturally. Noah is exposed to Capitalism aborning in the illegal businesses that thrive on China's coastline where life is secondary to commerce.
Herr Balaban und seine Tochter Selda
Series: Herr Balaban und seine Tochter Selda, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,560. Language: German. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ein Flüchtling - sein Hut kommt aus Usbekistan - kommentiert die Welt des Westens mit dem Witz des Ostens. "Verbüffende Geschichten, Anekdoten und heitere Szenen über die Unwirklichkeit des Realen und die Realität des Unwirklichen. Jeder einzelne Text regt zum Nachdenken an. Seite für Seite stehen kindsköpfige Aha-Erlebnisse neben philosophischem Witz." Focus
Manchmal hört es nie zu regnen auf. Neues von Herrn Balaban und seiner Tochter Selda
Series: Herr Balaban und seine Tochter Selda, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,870. Language: German. Published: February 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
„Wenn du am Morgen gleich nach dem Aufstehen eine lebendige Kröte verschluckst“, sagte Herr Balaban, „dann kann dir den ganzen Tag nichts Schlimmeres mehr passieren.“ Aber dann fügte er nachdenklich hinzu: „Wahrscheinlich.“ -.- Noch einmal 222 witzige Geschichten von Herrn Balaban und seiner Tochter Selda.
The Crystal Katana
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
An evil sorcerer, Katashi Tanaka, threatens to conquer the land. Only one person, a young samurai named Kenji Suzuki, can stop him. But Kenji cannot do it alone. He enlists the help of a fellow samurai, a skilled ninja, and a mystical monk, and they set out on a quest to find the Crystal Katana, a magical sword with the ability to defeat Tanaka and his evil intentions.
In the Quiet After Slaughter
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012 by Libros Libertad Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
They chuck bean balls in the Mexican League, join a tour group to the Orient or serve time in a Prairie prison. They nurse divorce wounds on a Caribbean isle, search for a runaway, cultivate a grow-op in the basement...
Finder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Death and dark magic hang like a shadow over the city called Bordertown. Orient has a gift—or a curse—to find lost objects. But can he find a way to save the people he loves?
The Silver Flame
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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The Silver Flame shimmers like the fires of hell, and it attracts people who are unafraid to kill: an American samurai on a quest to uncover a secret; a treacherous geisha on a hunt for perfection; and an illustrious thief who craves beauty. But if you live by the sword, you die by the sword, and in the Land of the Rising Sun even a phoenix can feel the touch of death.
Bin Laden's Woman
Price: Free! Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00)
Ups and downs in Samira’s life, an Arab young lady who immigrates to Brazil. Her father, after a luxurious life in Damascus, is broke; they struggle to start over, they win and prosper. When everything is getting on track, an unexpected proposal involves Samira in an amazing and frenetic adventure which takes her back to the Orient, its ancient tradition and endless religious wars
The Illustrated Art of War: Sun Tzu
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Asian, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Decision-making & problem solving
Sun Tzu’s Art of War has been read and appreciated by a host of military men and philosophers down through the ages. More recently, it has become popular as a manual for business success and guide to boardroom battles, seen by many as a lodestar in achieving success in the ruthless world of competitive capitalism.
First Class At Last
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,600. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014 by Stanhope Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Fed up with the strenuous process of travel: the slow queues, the delays, the crowds and the extreme discomfort of the average economy airline seat? The author in this case, decided it was time to do something about this. He arranged a trip designed to be the antidote to the routine travel misery - and booked a trip travelling only first class.