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The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
The Planet Dweller
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Series: Planet Dweller, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 46,990. Language: British English. Published: October 21, 2010 by Dodo Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Diana hears the voice of Moosevan, an entity who inhabits a distant planet, in her head. Her world is threatened and she wants Diana’s help. Yuri believes her, though he's usually drunk in charge of a ten inch reflector and has a bizarre theory about the movement of the asteroids. Then two cosmic intelligences decide to help. They may understand the Universe, but mere mortals are beyond them.
Bald Wendy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,440. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010 by Dodo Books. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Preston Niblock’s wife dies in a fire that destroys the last business standing in the way of Palace Parade, a new shopping mall. He uncovers the truth about the development, so is bribed to keep quiet. But the local shopkeepers put out of business enlist the support of a crusading councillor, brilliant accountant, and backing of Preston’s ill gotten millions. What could go wrong?
Nightingale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010 by Dodo Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Aliens from another dimension are abducting humans. Severing the link could destroy both worlds. The solution is in the hands of a six-foot, purple septuagenarian with a bad attitude and agenda of her own.
My London - Five Londoners share the city's best-kept secrets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010 by The Butler Publishing Group. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
My London is the first in a series of travel guides written by people who actually live and work in the cities they are writing about. This first guide features insight from five very different Londoners. They each have their own take on what makes London tick. From family days out to luxurious shopping trips, afternoon teas to wild, late night parties, our writers cover it all.
The King's Commander
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 109,930. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Shot down at the battle of Midway, Navy Lt. Jack Stewart loses his flight status and is ordered to a desk job in Washington, D.C. Enroute, the former Rhodes Scholar meets the Director of Operations for the newly formed Office of Strategic Services. At the same time, Winston Churchill and Franklin Roosevelt have been working to integrate their intelligence efforts against Hitler's Germany.
The Mermaid's Dream, internationally illustrated picture book
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Series: Sailing Books. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2011 by Style Writes Now. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Cover art: Rose Macleod. The picture book got together illustrators from seventeen countries around the world who contributed artwork to accompany the story. This is a unique and beautiful tale that resolves the mermaid's age-old dilemma of where to live, on the sea or on the land.
Hominine - it's time to choose
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 211,220. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011 by Inside Out Media. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A young Israeli student inadvertently triggers a chain of events that threatens to disrupt a covert plan devised by the world's superpowers and jeopardize civilization itself. A story of high-stakes treachery, high technology and profound redemption, Hominine goes to the core of human dysfunction, providing an extraordinary solution for a world on the brink of collapse.
A New United Kingdom
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Price: Free! Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
A 30 minute 5 character play about a possible near future scenario where the UK is riven by civil strife and there are plans for an overthrow of the Government by the military and an expulsion of all Muslims.
A Damn Close-Run Thing: A Brief History of the Falklands War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,000. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011 by Shilka Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This short history sums up the events leading up to the war and its major military actions including details of an Argentinian plan to sink a Royal Navy ship in Gibraltar harbour and a British plan to land SAS soldiers in Argentina to destroy aircraft while they were still on the ground.