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Scattered Lives: A Collection of Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A look into the lives of five individuals who are struggling with social issues that affect their health and the way they run their lives. Social issues are explored in a fictional setting as the characters struggle with different aspects of life and society.
Courtroom Vigilante - The O.J. Simpson Civil Trial
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Essay » Legal
A critical and provocative essay of approximately 2,607 words
Rules for Engagement
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,890. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Elements for success in personal, social, professional, community and classroom relationships. For those in relationships with a partner, family, friends, bosses, co-workers, neighbors, committees, students and teachers. Use as a checklist, A primer and workbook for healthy relationships.
Turning a Blind Eye to the Sun
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,000. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The stories of an Indian businessman and a European woman interlink in unlikely circumstances in the South of France. The woman, disillusioned with her Western lifestyle, is a product of 21st century self-absorption. The man has an Eastern ability to see life as a selfless flow yet is seduced by his London lifestyle. Death and an attempt to reconcile the past with their future bring them together.
Soft Knock Life
Price: $5.69 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 by Gingernut Books Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Cyril’s life is perfect. It’s 1977 yet he knows little of the racial and social tension borne by his black British contemporaries. He’s a happily integrated entrepreneur and a liberal Pentecostal. Then along comes Natasha who unleashes Cyril’s sexual, racial and religious fears and deepest secret.
The Pecan Stand
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 139,900. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Each of us has a Groove in Life, that place where you're meant to be, doing what you're meant to do. Dutch John Van Rensburg finds his groove in a mysterious all-black town where the residents have a very good reason to fear whites. Because neither John nor the town's folk have any choice, they reluctantly take him in. And over time he falls in love with them, and they come to see him as family.
How to Dominate in Cold Calling and Earn Six Figures Doing It
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 29,580. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Sales & selling / management
You can earn $100,000 a year cold calling! What’s more, you can do it without ever calling anyone at home or closing a single deal yourself. Written by a former gatekeeper turned lead generation expert who still makes up to 80 calls per day, this book will give you the skills you need to become a business-to-business cold calling expert.
The Tragic Death of Major Policarpo Quaresma
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Considered Barreto's magnum opus, this book tells the story of Policarpo Quaresma, a radical Brazilian patriot. Policarpo's dearest dream is to see Brazil as one of the world's most powerful nations, but he notices a lot of problems in his country...
Lozer
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 810. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Essay » Author profile
The year 2006. I have got a job at the steel plant, met a girl and soon we moved to live together in her apartment. We just wanted to live and be happy. But one day spoilt everything. It started when my friends and I went into the casino club.
The Willing Misfit
Price: Free! Words: 26,260. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
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Social values tell us it's more important to be useful than it is to be ourselves. If we decide that our priority is being who we are, does it mean we'll be at odds with society? Not necessarily. 'The Willing Misfit' asserts that we can express our true selves and yet lead a healthy, satisfying life alongside our social compatriots.