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Che Forever
By Dan Brook
You set the price! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Fiction
In this bilingual English/Español edition, Che Forever is a sympathetic and poetic biographical sketch detailing the past, promise, potential, and power of the dynamic ideas and ideology of Che Guevara, the iconic Latin American revolutionary. Read it and surprise yourself!
Xenolith
By A. Sparrow
Series: The Convergence, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009. Category: Fiction
Lassoed, knocked down, face planted in the dirt -- best thing to happen to Frank Bowen in years. When wife Liz went missing in the wilds of Belize, the constables of San Ignacio could find no trace. Years later, on a pilgrimage to her remote 'grave,' Frank is abducted and whisked away to a place he can't identify, by people whose motives and origins baffle him. Could this be what happened to Liz?
A Packhorse Called Rachel
By Marcelle Kellermann
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction
A story of courage, fear and defiance based on the authors own experience. A Pack Horse Called Rachel is the remarkable tale of a girl of twenty, daughter of a Jewish father, caught in the extraordinarily brutal world of France in 1944. Rachel moves through the pages of the book with her faithful dog Nourse, as her work with the Maquis based in the Auvergne takes her perilously close to danger.
Silence Not, A Love Story
By Cynthia Cooper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,990. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2009 by Gihon River Press. Category: Screenplays
During an economic crisis in Germany in the 1920s and 1930s an idealistic young Jewish woman involved in the labor movement in Hamburg joins with a rebellious artisan to resist Nazism, at the same time deepeing their love for humanity and each other. Drawn from the true stories of Gisa Peiper and Paul Konopka, this is a story of courage and love that thrives despite the danger.
Druze and Druzism
By Riad Hassan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
Druze and Druzism covers the essential aspects of Druzism and the fundamentals of its spiritual doctrine, as well as the history of the Druze, their customs and traditions and the transcendence of the community in the Arab and in the international environments.
Chance for the Future
By Paul M. Carhart
Series: Fairlight, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Category: Fiction
In a futuristic world where creativity has been banned, Mancy Fairlight secretly paints pictures in her run-down apartment while raising her son. Mancy lives in constant fear that one day the same man who had engineered her husband’s public execution will discover her secret and come for her. When her son begins to exhibit extraordinary musical talent, Mancy’s worst fears become reality.
De mémoire(s)
By Michel Debeauvais
Price: Free! Words: 17,990. Language: French. Published: August 18, 2010 by Les Editions Lexemplaire. Category: Nonfiction
Souvenirs de Michel Debeauvais, Professeur émérite de l'Université Paris 8, ancien élève de l'ENS et de l'ENA, dont la carrière fut d'une immense richesse. Dans ces "souvenirs", extraordinaires au sens propre, on entendra partout la voix d'une résistance dont nul ne peut sortir indemne.
Faith and Courage in a Time of Trouble
By Paul Pruitt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 23,570. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
This book tells the story of a nominally Jewish Belgian family who spent more than four years during the Second World War as refugees in the south of France. The narrator was five years old when the family left Brussels and ten when they returned. At first, the family lived openly in a rented farm, supporting themselves as farmers. But they eventually had to go into hiding and were sheltered...
The Secrets of Consulting
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 1 · Software Testing, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
If you are a consultant, or ever use a consultant, this book is for you. The author draws on his 50+ years of consulting experience to share his secrets about the often irrational world of consulting. "This is a great book. Period! ...this advice is clearly applicable to more than just consulting; it is applicable to life in general." "The book is truly wonderful. A must have!" - Amazon reviews
More Secrets of Consulting
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Consulting Secrets, Book 2 · Software Testing, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,200. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2010. Category: Nonfiction
A sequel or extension to The Secrets of Consulting, but the two books may be read in either order. An Amazon reviewer says: "Just buy this book and improve your life. I add Mr. Weinberg to a short list of those authors and persons in my life that have made me a better person and provided some direction to the chaos of the universe."