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The Forager
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,030. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Orphaned and alone, unsure of his future, Dillon serves as a lookout, watching for the bands of Scavengers that prey on towns like his—while also trying to keep away from the mayor’s twin sons, who are bent on terrorizing him.
Can't Dream It Up
Price: Free! Words: 152,540. Language: American English. Published: July 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00)
Can't Dream It Up is a family saga based on a true story with a hint of romance and an ending with a hook. Spencer and Pepper Anne learn their adopted child, Huck, has a manic personality that lends itself to risk taking. As Huck ages, they discover that his serial monogamous relationships with women are a recipe for disaster. Both humorous and unpleasant circumstances unfold throughout the novel.
Teenagers and Parents: 12 Steps for a Better Relationship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,390. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Summit Crossroads Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Developmental / adolescent, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Life stages / adolescence
The long-awaited revised and updated edition of Teenagers and Parents: 12 Steps to a Better Relationship by award-winning author Dr. Roger McIntire adds discussions of teen addictions to computers, cell phones, and social media, while providing the practical advice parents need. Practical and easy to read, the book includes tips on communication strategies, social and school skills, and more.
Harvard Law Review: Volume 125, Number 3 - January 2012
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,660. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Intellectual property, Nonfiction » Law » Criminal
Articles in the Jan. 2012 issue are from Rebecca Tushnet, reimagining copyright law for images instead of the usual frame of text and words; and Carol Steiker, reviewing David Garland's new book on capital punishment and contingency. Student contributions explore the law relating to video games, the Second Amendment and gun rights, patent law, environmental law, and extending the debt ceiling.
Relationship with God - The World's Definition of God Session 1
Series: Relationship With God ยท Transcripts. Price: Free! Words: 28,960. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2014 by Divine Truth. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Education
Jesus discusses the disparities between the world’s different viewpoints of God and the truth about God’s Attributes and Characteristics, with a particular emphasis on contradictions that are presented about God in the Bible. Document source filename: 20110911 Relationship With God - The Worlds Definition Of God S1.
An Innocent Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,210. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Innocence? Ignorance? Sometimes it’s hard to know which is more dangerous. When young heiress Jane Hervey arrives in Cornwall in 1861 she is completely ignorant of the double standards that governed Victorian public and private life. This is the story of her unwitting discovery of the facts of life – and love – and how it changes everything and everyone in her circle.
Wrongly Convicted
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,080. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by RW Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Criminology, Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions
We all have a fear of being accused of something we didn’t do and being punished accordingly. When this happens the injustice can be infuriating, but usually the situation can be resolved quickly and peacefully. Sometimes, however, this occurs on such an unfathomably huge scale that it results in our freedom being taken away from us.
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 109,960. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by FARAXA Publishing (USA). Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Movements / Critical theory, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political
The Battle Roar of Silence: Foucault and the Carceral System explores the philosophical rationales sustaining morality, law, punishment and the carceral system as part of the globalisation discourse. This is an interdisciplinary study fusing aspects of sociology and psychoanalysis in a philosophical framework to tender a politically-charged critique of contemporary modes of domination and power.
The Memory of You Lingers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Baird the convicted rapist knows no peace. Ten years of haunting by the digital ghost of his victim, Frieda, have left him a basket case…but freedom awaits. If he can make it till tomorrow, his sentence will end, and the ghost will become vaporware. But Frieda has no intention of leaving quietly, and the going-away gift she has for Baird could be worse than the nightmare he has already endured.
The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada
(5.00)
A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.