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Rudy Can't Fail
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,940. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Discovering the quiet and simple life he's living is traitorous to America's economic survival, Rudy J. Swingle transforms his lifestyle and sets off on a rollicking tour of the United States. A satire of patriotic American consumerism in the 21st Century, Rudy Can't Fail is a romp across the geographical and ideological landscape of America.
Love Under the Mistletoe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,800. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Looking for love during the holiday season? Six stories of the holiday season sure to please. From Regency England to modern day USA. Relax in a chair, put up your feet, and be transported to the past – or stay right where you are and enjoy a delightful current day tale. Authors: Deborah MacGillivray, Leanne Burroughs, Amy Blizzard, Gerri Bowen, Billie Warren Chai, and Judith Leigh
USA Visitor's Guide: A Complete Handbook for Professionals, Students, and Tourists
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,250. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Each year hundreds of thousands of visitors travel to the USA, either as immigrants, or professionals (temporary workers), or students, or tourists, and eventually "figure out" how to get along with life in the USA, although (most probably) not without stumbling a few times. This book reveals various facets and nuances about life in the USA with the aim of making that transition a lot smoother.
Pacific Coast Highway Hotels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
This guide to 145 hotels of character or distinction along the Pacific Coast Highway covers accommodation from San Diego to Seattle. Hotels are described with contact details and rated in the Budget, Moderate, and Expensive categories. The book is written by award-winning travel writers Mike Gerrard and Donna Dailey, who also publish the Pacific Coast Highway Travel website.
America the Beautiful
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Screenplays » Drama
Abu Muzahim is a British telecommunications executive working in Syria. While heading home for his son's graduation, he is mistakenly identified by American troops as a wanted terrorist. Extraordinary rendition ensues, leaving his loved ones with no clue to his predicament, and authorities with a political and bureaucratic mess to clean up once the mistake is discovered.
Nowy Jork - 101 miejsc, które musisz zobaczyc
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 36,500. Language: Polish. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Jeśli chcesz poznać Nowy Jork lepiej niż przeciętny turysta, nasz przyjazny przewodnik jest właśnie dla Ciebie. Znajdziesz w nim i historię, i anegdotki oraz mnóstwo praktycznych porad ułatwiających maksymalnie dobre wykorzystanie czasu. Są w nim smaki, kolory i etniczne zwyczaje miasta. Podpowiadamy dokąd pójść, żeby tej nowojorskiej różnorodności zaznać jak najwięcej.
1492 and All That: A Fool's History of the USA
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Price: Free! Words: 21,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
The "fool" of the title is the inept narrator, who takes us on a warm but clueless tour of US history. He stops briefly to visit American culture, the American mind and various problems he claims to solve but fails even to illuminate. Presidents get harpooned along with both parties. Yet the view is ever rosy, including a glimpse of endless prosperity that "only Yankee Doodle dares dream of."
Soccer Usa. Uno Sport d'altro mondo
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: Italian. Published: January 10, 2011 by Meligrana Giuseppe Editore. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Il calcio non è ancora un business come il basket o il football, ma sta diventando un gioco diffuso, praticato da tanti ragazzini. Basta inoltrarsi nella periferia di una qualsiasi metropoli americana per trovare familiari campi verdi dove bambini e bambine, ragazzi e ragazze, corrono alla caccia di un pallone cercando di fare gol. Che il gigante americano si sia stavolta svegliato davvero?
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.
Crushed
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,220. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
crushed is a gripping, fast-paced story from the first sentence. it’s about the dedication of one man to right a wrong. a daytime new york financial advisor and a night-time martial arts instructor, afiz abdelfazar travels around the world to take on an overseas mission of impossible scale.