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To Live in Freedom
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,480. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2011 by Hightor. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
1853 gold fever grips the new British colony of Victoria. People come from all over the world. This is the story of two women who travelled from England to Melbourne then to the gold diggings. In Ballarat women joined together for mutual support to face the harsh conditions and to face the corruption of administration that finally ended in revolution and the Eureka Stockade.
A Short Break in Libya
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This article details a short trip to Tripoli and Leptis Magna in Libya, during the first days of the Arab Spring. Libya appeared to be making its first tentative steps towards opening up to mass tourism but then everything changed.
Laughing under Castro
You set the price! Words: 24,680. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Modesto Arocha. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Graphic novels/comics/manga
After the Cuban Revolution (1959), there would be no more political jokes told in public against the government. But the Cuban people did not lose their sense of humor, now took it underground. In 1990 a man living in Cuba, Modesto Arocha, began to compile these jokes about the Revolution and managed to smuggle his collection out of the country. Laughing under Castro is that book.
Chasing the Jewelled Throne
Price: Free! Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Chaos leads to civil war between two half brothers. The solution lies in the inventions of the last ruler's grandfather and aunt. These inventions turn the tides of war and bring a peaceful solution. The lessons learned by the ruler in prison make him a better ruler.
Ashley Fox - Ninja Orphan
Series: Ashley Fox - Ninja Adventures, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 128,020. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Ashley and Geoff fight to survive on District 13, the Angel City Orphanage and Juvenile Detention Center; run by teen gangs and governed by a pack of serial killers, preying on the otherwise helpless children.
Los Desengaños
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,710. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Contemporary political, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Cuba to 1959 - This is not the Cuba of Havana tourists, politicians and prostitutes. This is a candid first person account of life as it was on the other end of the island. Of life on a cattle ranch, the tradition bound city of Camaguey, and later, the mining town of Nicaro in Oriente province. The author describes living with political unrest in the background that exploded into a revolution.
SOLO The New World Order
You set the price! Words: 51,440. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Imagine a future engineered to be perfect, each member coexisting in perfect harmony with one other, in a miraculous world. Yusuf, a quiet and modest man, has always had dreams. One night his dreams take him to a strange place where an even stranger man dwells. Together they will embark on a journey that will not only change Yusuf’s future but that of all humanity as well.
Egypt Unshackled: Using social media to @#:) the System
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » World politics
Egypt, treasured 'bucket' list destination for many, saw pro-democracy youth battle for freedom in Tahrir Square. This is their story of revolution where social media and Twitter helped topple a brutal, dictatorial regime in just 18 Days. Journalist Denis G. Campbell, Editor of UK Progressive Magazine, weaves a compelling moment-to-moment narrative.
Pistachio the Tyrant
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Things aren’t going well for Pistachio. Just as his grandpapa dies and revolution sweeps the kingdom, the bratty prince is betrayed by his most loyal servant and sent into exile. Lost in the woods with only an adventurous rabbit to accompany him, Pistachio’s courage is tested time and again. While his only goal is to find a way home,along the way he might discover a thing or two about himself.
Strategy of Numbers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,180. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the Second Dark Age, a prophetess of Africa and a gravedigger in Paris accidentally start a revolution.