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Poems of Heroes and Indignation
Series: Sailor Poet - Suite 3, 4 of 4 · Sailor Poet - Suite 4, 8 of 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: British English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This eBook, Poems of Heroes and Indignation, is the 8th of 9 books of Charles Wylie's poetry, complementing those of Love, Friends, Mystery, Parting and Grief, Faith and Family, Fun and The Sea. My profession has led me to meet many heroes and I'm gald to be alive thanks to them, and still speaking English. Indignation is something I don't normally express, but it does come out in verse sometimes.
The Miracle Child
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,850. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Maggie, Molly, and Tim are back in book 3 of The Legendary Adventures of Maggie Golden. A Carnival blew into town, appearing literally overnight. Our three young heroes had no idea how this particular carnival would impact their lives. Then they met The Miracle Child—a young girl with large yellow-orange eyes who was a bit awkward, a bit strange, a bit different and could do miraculous things.
Sunne's Gift
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Sunne's Gift is a modern fable about a magical creature with spirally hair that grows toward the sun named Sunne. Sunne's three straight-haired siblings, who also have magical powers, poke fun of Sunne's hair. Sunne starts beating the spirals of hair to fit in, but as a result...
Bella: Shares Her Sticky Plan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Prejudice & Racism, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Multigenerational
When Dr Peta Anteater’s waiting hollow becomes awash with sick frillneck lizards, she knew she had to find the perfect medicine to fix their sore throats. With the only known cure being a secret blend of just the right quantities of four different families of honey, Dr Peta had no choice but to ask a special bee to help bring it all together to make this pure blend needed to help the young ones.
Welcome Home, Jellybean
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / Siblings, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Special Needs
At the age of thirteen, Gerri Oxley has come home to stay after having lived her entire life in institutions for the mentally handicapped. That day her twelve-year old brother Neil, the narrator of this novel, knows that his own life has changed forever. "It's not going to be easy," his father had said, but neither Neil nor his parents could have foreseen just how difficult it would be for all.
Brutality: Purity and Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Essay » Political
Examines the fundamental causes of brutality, atrocities and extremism in the world in both a historical and contemporary context. Purports the theory that all causes of extremism stem from two main contributing factors - the desire for purity or the desire for revenge.
Our Last Summer Musical
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: American English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
70k words; An amateur community theater summer music provides the vehicle that brings three teens closer to being adults and forces their parents to reveal and own up to their darkest secrets.
The Poverty of Liberalism
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Society for Philosophy & Culture. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Political, Nonfiction » Social Science » Political science
Wolff provides here an examination of four concepts central to liberal political concerns: Liberty, Tolerance, Loyalty, and Power. We need, Wolff states, an ideal of society more exalted than the mere acceptance of opposed interests and diverse customs. We need, moreover, a new philosophy of community, and in his last chapter Wolff undertakes to outline the first steps toward such a philosophy.
Mukie of a Different Color - Making a Difference
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013 by Lee Jackson. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
Help this prehistoric tribe of Mukies solve problems that disrupt their peace loving nature. Children 8-12 will find challenges in helping the Mukies work through risk taking adventures, friendship conflicts, and bravery episodes. What appears to be a handicap turns out to be an important trait. See how their positive attitude, open communication and good listening skills reward them.
Bertha and Tille: Sisters Forever
Series: Bertha & Tillie, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,370. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Emotions & Feelings, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
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Bertha and Tillie find fun in doing just about everything together. But, sometimes Bertha is overwhelmed by the pressures of school, getting only A's and competing with her friends for their attention. When Bertha's cousin Penelope Mia decides to target her and make her feel small in many ways Bertha rebels.