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Balls (September 1981)
Series: The Fallen, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 7,160. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A short story, complimentary to The Devil & The Deep Blue Sea, based on actual events, set two years later. Jude and Su have got embroiled in violent civil conflict that threatens to tear New Zealand-Aotearoa apart. Of course NZ being NZ it could only be about Rugby!
BALLARD bonus expeditionary force
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Historical » USA
In the conclusion to the trilogy of supernatural e-novellas which began with BALLARD motor court and continued with BALLARD the republic of dogs, our ever-morphing cast of characters marches boldly into the teeth of an apocalypse in BALLARD bonus expeditionary force.
Red Clay and Roses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,390. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00)
A fictionalized true story of life in the Deep South during the time of Jim Crow Law, and before Roe vs. Wade. Women were supposed to keep quiet and serve, abortion was illegal, adoption difficult, and racism rampant. The discovery of an old ledger opens a window into the dynamics of the 1950s-60s, when the world was beginning to change.
Last Class
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,800. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00)
Last Class is a comedic novel about lust and love, authority run amok, and teenage rebellion. A gay high school student launches a multimedia protest against narrow-minded teachers, his tranquilized monkey classmates, and a totalitarian high school principal. The protest snowballs into a full-fledged rebellion that rockets a tiny town from obscurity into the bizarre glare of unwanted stardom.
Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » North America
The movement was outspent by hundreds of millions of dollars, up against powerful elected officials, private investigators, and the state supreme court. This David versus Goliath story gives unparalled access to the behind-the-scenes of campaigns, making the nuances of strategy come to life. Written by an experienced and unusually self-reflective direct action organizer.
Love, Sex and Respect
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Jeff Star appears to have found the road to respect at his high school, that is, until he enters the realm of the dating scene. There, the clash between love, sex and respect has even led his heroic buddy, “Cool Steve,” into a deep, dark depression. And when a nearby violent gang repeatedly humiliates the local female teenagers, the guys turn to Steve to lead a war council confrontation.
The 10-Step Revolution
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 33,670. Language: American English. Published: October 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Attention: All Activists / Reformers / Protesters / Environmentalists / life changers / career changers Make YOUR Mark On the World FAST With a Powerful New 10-Step Process Designed By a Top Fortune 500 Engineer All you have to do is provide the will – Silvio's process will show you the way!
A Social Carol
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy
[On Sale] As in 'A Christmas Carol' with Scrooge's transformation, Evan Sanders is to be visited by three spirits to alter his collectivist worldview. Evan wants the people to control businesses and the State to control both for the Greater Good. However, when the spirits show him the worlds he wants and he begins to get what he wanted, Evan finds out that it wasn't what he wanted after all.
Syria - A Decade of Lost Chances: Repression and Revolution from Damascus Spring to Arab Spring
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 152,790. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Cune Press. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Middle East
Syria’s President Bashar al-Asad was an outspoken opponent of the US and Israel. In March 2011 when Arab Spring came to Syria, Bashar reasoned that his support among Syrians was deep and wide because, as he told the Wall Street Journal a few weeks earlier, he was "closely linked to the beliefs of the people." He was dead wrong
Side Roads and Dandelions
Price: Free! Words: 115,240. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
In March of 2003, the U.S. Government embarks upon an undeclared and destructive war in Iraq. Four aging hippies, christened "The Dandelions", had protested the Vietnam War and now return to the streets of San Francisco to protest. As they retrace their original route, the Dandelions discover the side roads no longer exist, but that a friendship forged in the quest for peace and justice does.