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My Tsunami; Galapagos March 2011
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,370. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Ocean life, Nonfiction » History » Modern / General
Jack Nelson lives on the shore of Academy Bay in the Galápagos Islands since 1967, and figured he knew the place until he was surprised by the destructive power of the Tsunami of March 2011.
Life in the Bumpy Lane
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,940. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Abuse / elder abuse
An Australian war baby bio full of controversy. Family tragedy at birth, devout Catholic upbringing and sexual abuse by a priest, but the light only dawned eight years later, in a Seminary. Barred from home, starting work, changing careers, raising a family in the corporate rat-race and struggling through recession, all along the way ten years behind his peers: an ordinary life, with feeling.
Wommack's The Art of Leadership: Moving from Military to Industry
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,190. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Management, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Organizational behavior
This book teaches you how your military experience has prepared you to be a leader and successfully transfer those skills to an exciting career in the corporate world. Then it summarizes the best leadership practices of both the military and industry. And finally it helps you find good employer prospects and wow them with your resume and interview skills.
Kilned Again, A Jennifer Harrington Jones Mystery
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,530. Language: American English. Published: March 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
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A potter with ADHD investigates a caldron of crimes with her skateboarding teenage pal Spruce. With his Cambodian Chinese sidekicks, Jean Ling and Su Fong, they untie a painful knot of family deceit and clear up art crimes plaguing the art word for over a decade.
Young Love in Old Chicago
Price: Free! Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Historical » USA
The holidays are drawing near in 1932 Chicago. The streets are lined with glittering lights. And Alexandra is falling desperately in love. But the young man who’s captured her heart has a dark secret that threatens to tear them apart. However, with a little help from Alexandra’s mob-obsessed sister, lots of secret letters, and a love deeper than the bottomless oceans, they just might make it.