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The Valencia's Last Ride
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 32,160. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » History » North America
On Vancouver Island's west coast in 1906 unfolded a story of incompetence, cowardice and betrayal that remains the most shameful incident in Canadian maritime history. The Valencia's Last Ride paints a vivid and touching picture of the last hours on the ship.
Pockee the Moon Bear and the Cave In
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Pockee and his friends travel China and help rescue miners trapped in an illegal coal mine.Pockee and his friends use the powers of the strange coloured fruit that Pockee discovered in the Hidden Valley. His friends use their powers of shrinking and growing to successfully rescue the trapped miners
A Day at the Beach
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
12 year old triplet brothers in rural New Zealand have a forest park and coastal waters as their playground, where they test their survival skills to the limit. At the beach, a sudden storm blows up, and as the 3 boys hurry to safety, they spy two children with a small dog on the increasingly dangerous beach. Huge waves sweep the dog out to sea. The boy and girl – will they be next?
The Top-dresser
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
12 year old triplet brothers have a forest park and coastal waters as their playground, where they test their survival skills. A Cessna top-dressing plane comes down in an area in the bush with which the boys are unfamiliar. They track the path of the plane by following the fertiliser trail. The smell of aviation fuel becomes their only lead when the trail stops.
The Cave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
12 year old triplet brothers have a forest park and coastal waters as their playground, where they test their survival skills. On holiday at the top of the South Island, the brothers discover fossils in a limestone cave. Exciting discoveries are made but unexpected natural forces have tragic results. A chance meeting with a friend proves a life saver, and their friendship has a brand new start.
Waitai Revisited
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,560. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
12 year old triplet brothers have a forest park and coastal waters in New Zealand as their playground, where they test their survival skills to the limit. Rata, a German Shepherd puppy, joins the family and brings new challenges to the boys’ lives. A drama of dogs, guns and drugs coincides with their friend Katrina’s visit. And their old friend Tamehana Tito, ghost or real, arrives just in time.
Monster Child
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Alyson Maguire lives in terror of the monster hidden within that has claimed everyone who loved her; condemning her to an isolated hell. Rescue comes when she is placed in the safekeeping of Spirit Wind Ranch, a facility for psychically enabled youth. But in sheltering Alyson, the ranch finds it is now haunted by the darkness trailing her.
Compelled
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013 by Austin Brothers Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Social Issues
“Compelled” is a sensitive, encouraging, and motivating book about a subject that demands our attention – human trafficking. This is not simply a book that spews out statistics about this enormous problem or seeks to motivate you with guilt. The title was chosen because it is the experience of author, Tomi Grover, to get involved in being a part of the solution.
The Extractor
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: American English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mick Michael is a guy like any other; focused on making money, meeting women, and keeping close to his family. Only problem is, he can't hold down a job, can't keep a woman, and he can't contact his family. That's what happens when you kill your brother-in-law. When Mick's niece shows up begging for help, he must use his military training and ruthlessness to stay out of trouble and keep her safe.
Pirate's Demise
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Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A tale of preteen twin boys doing what they do best, getting into mischief. While at their summer cottage on the lake they find a project that stretches their imagination. They find the boredom of their school vacation turns out to be an adventure that will get them into trouble with the usual valuable lessons of life.