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The Rift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 310,490. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
"The Rift would be a very good beach book, if you could put it down long enough to get into the water." —— The San Diego Union Tribune FRACTURE LINES PERMEATE THE CENTRAL UNITED STATES. Some comprise the New Madrid fault, the most dangerous earthquake zone in the world. Other fracture lines are social—— economic, religious, racial, and ethnic. What happens when they all crack at once?
Disaster and Sociolegal Studies
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Legal governance of disaster brings both care and punishment to the upending of daily life of place-based disasters. National states use disasters to reorganize how they govern. This collection, edited by Denver University professor, Susan Sterett considers how law is implicated in disaster. The findings point to reconsidering what states do in disaster, and how law enables and constrains action.
Survival II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,470. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides
The concepts and ideas contained within are intended for Society Ending Events (SEE) or The End of the World as We Know It (TEOTWAWKI). However, many of the concepts can apply equally to more mundane emergencies. Many readers asked for more advice and more solutions. I have attempted to provide that without straying too far from the original concept of the Survival book.
Golven
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,190. Language: Dutch. Published: July 12, 2013 by e-Publikant. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Oceanography
Django duikt in de mysteries en magie van golven en legt hun intiemste geheimen bloot: tsunami’s, monstergolven, zeevonk, zwarte dolfijnen, seiches, het monster van Loch Ness en nog veel meer.
Child With No Name
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 48,990. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A little girl is orphaned in the Boxing Day Tsunami. No one knows who she is or what language she speaks. An aid worker visiting the orphanage discovers her name and wants to reunite her with family members, but the orphanage is in rebel held territory. A ransom is demanded. Aid worker Claire enlists her mother in a daring rescue attempt to free the child, and is punished. Based on a true story
The Science of Tsunamis: Understanding Weather Just for Kids!
Series: Understanding Weather Just for Kids, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Waves & Wave Mechanics
Tsunamis are one of the most destructive natural disasters known to man--but what makes them tick? In this book (just for kids), you will learn about how Tsunamis start, different types, and what the life cycle of a Tsunami is. This easy to understand book will help you understand Tsunamis in no time at all. KidCaps is an imprint of BookCaps; each month we are adding more history books (just fo
Whitebeast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013 by Redcat Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » General
Lavamaids unleash the Whitebeast on the Vortex, carrying away Gundar's beloved wife, Bretta. Gundar, the Thane's mariner, vows revenge. Story 4 of the Gundar Waterbird Tales.
The Case of the Brainy Birds
Series: The Private Investigators Club, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013 by William Jenkins. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Case of the Brainy Birds is the second story in a series about some ten-year-old students in Brockville, Ontario, Canada who have formed a detective club. They choose a name for the club and then choose the mystery that they plan to solve. Dick points out that the seagulls that hover over the city are gone. Their investigation takes them into danger as an earthquake strikes the area.
The Goddess From The Sea
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,420. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Meet Sarah and David, two people from opposite sides of the world. They live in societies whose lifestyles are as far apart as the distance between them. Also, meet a group of barracudas who help them find each other. This is their story, the story of a love that would not be denied. Not by a tsunami, nor a hurricane, nor even by the power of the United States government.
Maarvik And The Purples Of Tristan V
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,520. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
MAARVIK AND THE PURPLES OF TRISTAN V is an alien coming of age story, set against the backdrop of global warming. An asteroid disintegrates in the atmosphere, releasing the seeds of life from another world. Six months later, a small purple entity descends from a tree on Whidbey Island and into our lives. Growing up can be a difficult process, especially if you come from another planet!