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Growing Up With Shanghai- 10 Shanghai Soundwalks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,610. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Social Science » Storytelling
“Growing Up With Shanghai” is a series of soundwalks with young Shanghainese who were born and raised during the rapid modernization of their city in the 1980s and 1990s. These recordings capture not only their most intimate memories of the locations where they grew up, but also the progress and growth Shanghai has undergone in the past 30 years.
Sounds of Murder
Series: Pamela Barnes Acoustic Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
When Psychology Professor Pamela Barnes discovers her department's star researcher strangled to death in the computer lab, she's determined to find out who did it. Will an accidental recording of the murder allow Pamela to use her expertise in acoustics to identify the killer? A unique cozy mystery--set in the world of academia and high-stakes research--full of excitement, humor, and romance.
An Officer or a Gentleman: A Resonics Short
You set the price! Words: 2,060. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the distant future, our hubris brings about the Reaping, a cataclysm tearing the world asunder, spewing forth silver dust. This silver enables a new breed of sonic tech to rise, everything from lights to weapons. Meanwhile, two factions wrestle to save what's left of the world, the Paladins and the Rebels. Behind their power struggle, lies a technique re-emerging for those who would listen...
A Rogue On a Fawning Lamb: A Resonics Short
You set the price! Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
In the distant future, our hubris brings about the Reaping, a cataclysm tearing the world asunder. Two factions wrestle to save what's left of the world, the Paladins and the Rebels. This next installment of Resonics follows Lucky Durant as he fights to evade capture by the paladins. He leads them on a merry chase starting from the bed of the senator's daughter...
I Turned Taranis, and All I Got Was This Lousy T-Shirt!
You set the price! Words: 2,890. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In the distant future, our hubris brings about the Reaping, a cataclysm tearing the world asunder. This next installment of Resonics follows the sisters, Matilda and Angel. Two Untuned Resonators on the run, hidden by the Aural Underground from the Paladins. Can they stay ahead of the coming storm?
Resonics: Revelations
You set the price! Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00)
In the distant future, our hubris brings about the Reaping, a cataclysm tearing the world asunder, spewing forth silver dust. This silver enables a new breed of sonic tech to rise, everything from lights to weapons. Meanwhile, two factions wrestle to save what's left of the world, the Paladins and the Rebels. Behind their power struggle, lies a technique re-emerging for those who would listen...
Remembrance of Things to Come
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Two strangers meet on a train. One knows the future. The other wants to forget the past. Together they will find and cherish the most important moments of their lives.
Elements of English: Silent Letters
Series: Elements of English. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,280. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
The letter b in debt and the k in know are silent. The gh in though is silent, but the gh in tough sounds like f. When are letters silent? There are some clear rules, but many exceptions. This short book aims, with a minimum of jargon, to teach the rules and principles of English spelling so that learners can work out when a letter should be silent. Exceptions to the normal rules are also listed.
FM For Murder
Series: Pamela Barnes Acoustic Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00)
Who shot the disk jockey on air? No one saw the killer, but many heard the murder. Local police are mystified, so they ask Psychology professor and acoustics expert Pamela Barnes to assist them in investigating the crime. Can she determine who shot disk jockey and cult music hero Black Vulture just by listening to the radio station’s audio recording of the crime?
The Music of Secrets
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,910. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
(4.50)
In the tradition of Alex Garland and Iain Banks comes The Music of Secrets, the debut novel by David Halpin. A compelling mystery with subtle science fiction undertones, The Music of Secrets is a literary tale of desperation and hope, of what is real and what can be imagined, and of what happens when we forget the difference.