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Indian Dreams Come True
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Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Parents
Described by Nelson Mandela as ‘a wonderful story’ this tells of a girl’s dream of the man she will one day marry. It is set in the Punjab and is suitable for any reader over 8 to adult. Read about Kulwant’s trials and tribulations as she travels along the path to choose the husband of her dreams. Compare the gifts of love that each suitor presents her in a bid to be the ‘chosen one’.
Globalization, Poverty, and International Development
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012 by PovertyCure. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
One subject that never fails to spark debate is globalization. The phrase is used in every possible context, and yet its origins, nature and implications - especially for developing countries - are often misunderstood.
Black Does Crack
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Crescent La’fleur, a New Orleans native, reflects about the city where she was born and raised reminiscing about her upbringing. She recalls the slogan “Black don’t crack” and its prideful meaning in her community. Her trials in life convinced her that black did crack and was often tested. Crescent takes you on a journey of her life’s highs and lows.
Chasing Secrets
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,780. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
During the summer of 1937, in rural Alabama, 14-year-old Emma Munn had no idea that the events of one morning would change her life forever. She never dreamed that her father would commit suicide and leave a secret inside a written letter. A letter Emma is determined to find and her mother is determined to keep hidden.
Beyond the Soiled Curtain
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Civil and human rights
Beyond the Soiled Curtain gives the background behind and current status of Project Rescue, a Christian mission working to help reach women who are suffering forced prostitution. The stories in this book clearly illustrate the needs in this area, as well as showing what can and is being done already.
Finance Seminar (hosting Shane Willard)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Personal success
There’s a great cure for poverty: get a job, work hard. God never set himself up as the cure for laziness, or the cure for stupid. There is no supernatural, super-spiritual thing that over comes a lack of hard work or laziness. We've got to be wise, which means staying out of debt, not putting money in things going down in value, live on a budget. Tzedakah equates Charity/Giving with Rightousness.
Her Name is Angel
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 21,410. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012 by LibroKraft Publishers. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Uju has not felt love in a long time. Uju is in trouble. Gozie her young teacher seems to be her only hope if her mistress Maria can ease up for a while.
Outsourced
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,540. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Imagine life as a young man in a run-down neighborhood in a big city. There are few jobs to be had outside of crime and the future is bleak. Until, that is, a job opens up unexpectedly... but it's not on Earth and the boss isn't human. In fact, he's probably up to something he shouldn't be, but how can you tell?
Santa's Chair - a holiday short story
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Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Henry had only one thought. One question. Santa. Was he really real? Or not?
Economic Systems - Human Thoughts vs. Sharia Law
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Price: Free! Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Economics
present economic systems are based on some fallacies that, by the lapse of time, have been accepted as if they represent a part of the natural life which people have to live with. failure to realize prosperity makes it necessary to review the foundations on which these man-made systems are based, and to look for an alternative system based on principles set by the Creator of people.