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Growing Up With Shanghai- 10 Shanghai Soundwalks
By Terence LLoren
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the past 30 years.
Damon the Caiman
By David Dvorkin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
Damon is a lucky caiman. He's happy in his comfortable swamp, and his best friend is a human boy, Joey. But when the swamp is threatened with destruction, Joey and Damon must deal with the world outside the swamp and teach the grownups how important the swamp and Damon both are. A story in rhyming verse for children ages 6-10. Illustrated by Glenda Felbush.
Out of the Rubble... Revolution! (An Allegory of Monumental Disproportions)
By Joe Noland
Price: Free! Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This little parabolic adventure (with graphics) is about leadership and the dangers of monument making – where process, bigness, status quo and control become more important than the mission. The world today is replete with examples, a sampling suggested in this book’s "Postlude." Discover where you and your institution(s) fit - a "survival guide" for institutional, mission-oriented leaders.
Those Amazing Dogs: African River Adventure
By Edwin Fenne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction
Traveling to an archaeological dig in Africa, three amazing dogs are separated from their owner. The dogs must team up with jungle animals for their survival and to find their way back to their owner. On their journey, they discover that they hold the key to saving the local rain forest from destruction.
4 Causes 4 Conservatives & Capitalists
By Laura Crockett
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
What makes more sense? The constant political struggle between conservatives and liberals? Or a lasting transformation of the cultural that changes the way voters think? The answers are in Laura's book. By changing the voter, the future of politics changes with it, when conservatives take on one of the 4 Causes: education, entertainment, preservation and religions outside the box.
Kidnapping the Lorax
By Patricia Lichen
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,250. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011 by Puddletown Publishing Group. Category: Fiction
Three young environmentalists kidnap the Secretary of the Interior and take her to the Pacific Northwest woods to reeducate her, in the belief that when she returns to D.C., she will begin making correct, informed decisions for the land.
The Woods of Wicomico
By Nuala Galbari
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,610. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Brandylane Publishers. Category: Fiction
During the lazy days of summer, life in the woods of Wicomico is peaceful. But when humans plan to build a new development in their woodland, a community of forest animals springs into action to save their homes. This imaginative, richly illustrated story invites us all to discover, enjoy and preserve the natural world around us.
Scratching Mosquito Bites in the Earthenware Kingdom
By YoonOk Kim
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Based on non-fiction narrative, this story is to tell my mother’s determination wanting to end her life from domestic violence! As an example of universality of human and non-human beings, Mosquito and Earthenware Kingdom have played crucial role in this story. This is to inspire readers to work on cosmic responsibility to save and preserve both human and non-human beings!
Watercolors: How JJ the Whale Saved Us
By Terry Tamminen
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,010. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Watercolors is a compelling and riveting true story about the rescue of JJ the Whale, a day old gray whale that was found abandoned in Marina del Rey, California. Tamminen tells an educational, moving, and remarkable story as he takes us through his incredible journey and the set-backs he encountered, resulting in a powerful call to action.
Operation Rediscover action plan
By James Walker
Price: Free! Words: 2,400. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Bronze plaques and memorials are an important part of our cultural heritage and deserve to be preserved. This action plan shows you step by step how to locate, care for and share information about them.