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Beating Poverty--A How-to for Have-nots
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Medicine
"Beating Poverty" was written to help people find their way out of poverty using down-to-earth methods and starting with basics--food, shelter, close connection to others and education. For anyone who is struggling financially, seeking ideas that work, and the creation of hope.
The open society and the Russian media. Utopia or the future?
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: Russian. Published: April 1, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology / Urban
This book is a student's of the Faculty of Journalism diploma, which allows to draw a conclusions about the possibility of an open society in Russia and the media role in such a society.
More Shit that Pisses Me Off
Series: Shit that Pisses Me Off, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,720. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Magenta. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Gender studies, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Social
Why do men spit (and women don’t)? What’s the real problem with cellphones? What’s wrong with wedding leave? Do you remember Grade Ten History? Why isn’t being a soldier more like being a mother? What did God really promise? And let’s talk about sex…
Mechanical Mouse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2012 by Martian Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
This is a humorously cynical view of society and the moral systems we have developed. The poems poke fun at government, hippies, the drug culture, romance, sexuality, sociology, politics, and so many things about life that we take for granted everyday. Most were written in my "angry young man" days in college. Cute illustrations accompany each poem. That is, "cute" if you like rodents.
Soaring With Cockatoos
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 106,650. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The last decades of the nineteenth century. European powers are colonising the whole planet and seem unstoppable. In the British colony of Western Australia white settlers ignore the rights of the Aborigines, murder them or chase them from their land, or perhaps readmit them to work as unpaid labourers on newly created properties. This is their story...
Las aventuras de Gato-gato * The Adventures of Gato-gato
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,320. Language: Spanish. Published: May 21, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
¡Conoce a Gato-gato, diplomático extraordinario! ¡Es un gato con un propósito y casi nada ni nadie lo detendrá! Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés, con temas para reflexionar. Meet Gato-gato, diplomat extraordinaire! He's a cat with a mission, and almost nothing can stop him! Bilingual novel in Spanish and English, with ideas to think about.
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.
El camino de Pecas * Freckles' Path
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,310. Language: Spanish. Published: May 30, 2012 by Piggy Press Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Pecas, una garza silvestre, descubre un zoológico donde los tigres enjaulados sueñan con la libertad, pero no se atreven escapar. ¿Podrá Pecas ayudarlos? Novela juvenil bilingüe en español e inglés. Freckles, a wild heron, discovers a zoo where caged tigers dream about freedom, but they don’t dare try to escape. Can Freckles help them? Bilingual juvenile novel in Spanish and English.
My Crazy Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young man working on his PhD thesis visits a remote village while doing some research. What he encounters is a very backwards society that is still very much into their traditional beliefs. They do not believe in modern medicine and instead rely on traditional healers. The young man has a new goal. He tries to bring modernisation to the society and meets his future wife in the process.
A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man
Price: Free! Words: 28,170. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
«A Few Hours In The Life Of A Young Man» is a work of fiction. Any resemblance to actual events or locales or persons, living or dead, is entirely coincidental. Sort of. The quest is to guess the YM's family name...