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Square Blues
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,880. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Plays » Women Authors
Square Blues follows, a reparations activist, his mother Odessa, who married a Jewish store owner in the 1940’s and her grand daughter Karma, an art activist, during one summer weekend in the early 1990’s during which each member of his family is challenged to stand up for their beliefs in ways that threaten to tear the family apart.
Workplace Weekly News: Series 15 Digital Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business
Workplace Weekly News Publication is the No 1 online and digital workplace publication in the USA. Every week we report news affecting the workplace Some of the major highlights of this week’s workplace breaking news are: Retaliation, Race and Sex Discriminations Top EEOC Charges Data in FY 2012, Workers Miss-classification and the New IRS VCSP TEE Training Event,
Railroad Worker Profiles Wake County North Carolina 1880-1917
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
My eBook profiles employees of the Seaboard Air Line Railroad, Raleigh and Augusta Air Line Railroad, and Southern Railway. Each of these railroad companies kept offices in Raleigh, Wake County, North Carolina by the late 19th century. Individual workers include train executives, conductors, moulders, firemen, engineers, clerks, and laborers. The text was compiled from city directories, 1880-1917.
The Far Bank
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,320. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
*"The plot, characters, and interactions between the children and adults are all things editors look for." - Heacock Literary Agency ***** Keeping the bullies at bay, a paper route from hell, and a dangerous swim race across the Welland Canal will change Ricky's life forever. Getting through the week is going to take smarts, stamina, and plenty of courage.
Fast Things in the Solar System
Price: Free! Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Space Science, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Astronomy
Some amazingly fast and surprisingly slow things move on Earth and in the rest of the solar system. We begin with some Earthly examples, including World speed records of various kinds, and progress toward faster things, moving among the planets.
Two Principles that Release the Best in People (sermon)
Price: Free! Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Sermons / Christian, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Prejudice
(4.00)
People are a gift from God. Whatever you disrespect will move away from you, but whatever you respect will attract towards you. Prejudice can stop you receiving people. Pride is a terrible thing, causes us to judge, find fault, see the worst, and build a wall that stops you receiving. But I was being discerning? No, you just didn't have enough love to celebrate them and receive them.
Nirupa And The Book Of Shadows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,380. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Nirupa has an interesting life, traveling around the world with her mother. But she is lonely. She longs to be like the other kids, but above all Nirupa longs to meet her father whom she has never seen. When she receives a mysterious gift the day of her birthday she knows her life is about to change completely. But she is wrong; Her life was meant to be extraordinary since the day she was born.
Enforcing the Civil Rights Act
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A new team of EEOC attorneys arrived in Miami in 1979 and discovered a class action case file hiding in a closet. Trial was scheduled to begin in just three weeks, yet nothing had been done to prepare the case for trial. This book describes how three dedicated attorneys saved the case and ultimately won a great victory for hundreds of victims of race and sex discrimination
Dark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Rick Falls is a newly minted manager at the Seven Stop convenience store. To celebrate, he and his lucky lady are going to the movies. Tonight is not the night for a drive, however. They are being stalked by a pair of rednecks with an ax to grind. What happens is quite "Dark" indeed.
The Tinderbox
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
This novel links two shattering events in Miami's volatile history -- a hotel fire in 1977 and race riots in 1989. The riots are triggered by the shooting of a black teen-ager by a Hispanic police officer. Miami Times reporter Mike Baedeker survives the riots after covering the dramatic trial of the officer. But a suspect in the fire has a tragic encounter on the streets of Miami...