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How Wendy Redbird Dancing Survived the Dark Ages of Nought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
(5.00)
At 16, Wendy Redbird Dancing is a weird girl with a Michael Jackson obsession. Uprooted every year by her mom, she can't call a place home. Things look better with her mom's new boyfriend who gains her trust. But when he turns out to be not what he seems, Wendy must go underground. All seems lost when the King of Pop dies. That's when she hears his voice. Is he now the only one she can trust?
Mama Don't Like Ugly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,110. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Mama Don't Like Ugly takes readers on a journey of Dana Calhoun's life growing up in Louisiana. Her mama finds her dark skin repulsive, so she abuses and neglects her. Also, she constantly compares Dana to her light-skinned sister. Regardless of Dana's unconditional love for her mama, she still encounters a cycle of torment. Will mama finally realize that Dana is a beautiful person in spi
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.
Meek in the Fields
Series: In the Eyes of the Clones. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,830. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Patch devotes his life working the countryside's fields. As a clone farmer, his life is an isolated one. Yet Patch never felt lonely until a three-legged dog arrived upon his country lane. Patch and the animal form a bond that the clone must one day defend. Thus, the natural order of creation is jeopardized, and the growing of the crop hinges upon a clone's affection for a simple, shaggy friend.
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: $5.50 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.