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identification of Pearls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Geology, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Mineralogy
This book contains a wealth of information on all aspects of pearls, saltwater and freshwater, their appearance, diagnostic properties, common treatments and imitations. Designed for the beginner or experienced, it will greatly assist those wishing to find out more about how to correctly identify pearls. There is information on the physical and optical properties of pearls.
Pearls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,840. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Romance
When Isabel Palmer moves to Venezuela to finish her Masters degree, her grandmother presents her with the journal of a sixteenth century Spanish sailor. Fascinated by the eloquent entries and romantic story, she begins translating the journal, which leads to a brush with romance and a search for stolen treasure. But the closer she gets to the pearls, the more danger she encounters.
Everything Precious
Price: Free! Words: 9,770. Language: Australian English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This story is a unique collaboration between Paspaley, acclaimed author Anna Funder, photographer Derek Henderson and award-winning actress Teresa Palmer. It's an original story of love, self and all things precious, featuring the most beautiful pearls in the world.
Clear Words: Aphorisms
Price: Free! Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Quotations, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Essays
This book is a collection of aphorisms and short sentences - mainly philosophic, sometimes humorous, at times intriguing, and even rhymed ones can be found in the depths. They all serve one ultimate purpose - to make you see more than what is shown on your TV, help you think deeper than a common playboy, aid you to become kinder in heart and deeds and wiser in life.
String of Pearls
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,700. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When an elderly neighbor near their Staten Island home is robbed while in hospital Razor and Edge Investigations spring into action. Anxious to right a wrong they soon discover the thief is too close to home. Another Razor and Edge mystery, the Nero Wolfe and Archie Goodwin for the 21st century.
Abel
Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Abel Orion has spent his entire life defining the difference between madness and genius, the fine line between inspiration and hallucination. In spite of his shortcomings, Abel leads his small family through the silent expanse of space to their last shred of hope, a place from ancient times, a place shrouded in painful memory...a place called Earth.
Mama's Pearls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Mama’s Pearls is the sixth book in author Charlotte Johnson’s series of motivational text. This book is a very poignant chronicle of the faith, wit, and the down-home charm of Dr. Johnson’s mother, Evelyn Russell. Loyal fans of Dr. Johnson have already developed a feeling of closeness to her mother, affectionately called “Mother Russell.”
The Case of the President's Pearls: A 15-Minute Broderick Mystery
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Brodericks Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Officer Hall climbed out of the police car and walked toward the man. She spotted Kendall and Jamie and nodded, but did not come over. She was busy watching the man on the ground. “What happened?” Jamie asked her. “It looks like a robbery,” Officer Hall called out. What is missing, and can Kendall and Jamie help find it? See if you can solve this 15-minute mystery before the Brodericks do.
For Want of Better Things to come
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
One early dawn a woman trudges up to the edge of a cliff carrying two cloth wrapped bundles. What is she doing there at that ungodly hour? What are in those bundles? Why does she throw those bundles one by one over the cliff if she values the contents so much?
Desire
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,810. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The future of Lily van Velsen, San Francisco pearl "doctor" and gemologist, looks assured, given her recent engagement to her goodnatured colleague Alan Purdue. But once she begins reading the diaries that recount many of her ancestors' illicit romances and their relationships with demon lovers, she is driven toward a dark destiny of her own.