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PodWarp
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Price: $3.60 USD. Words: 12,380. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012 by Gilbert J Hardwick. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The three-part Podwarp series is a coming-of-age story about a great techno-dystopian city enclosed in an energy shield, in contrast with the rough outside life of gaucho villagers who work to feed the place. One podling boy, solxv98fg6, nicknamed Sola, learns to turn his brain implant down and assert his own thoughts. He forgets to log into the System and the Pod thinks he’s been processed.
Air Force Brat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012 by San Marco Press. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
A personal memoir of the three years spent as a child living in Europe as a military dependent during the sixties. This is a slice-of-life story of what it was like to be ten years old and living in a rural French village a scant 17 years after “the War.” A fascinating time in world history as well as my own.
The Always-House People
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Ba'el, a pre-historic youth, strikes out on a quest to prove his manhood to himself and to his clan. Soon, he will discover the truth behind the religion of his people. Soon after, he will lose everything... and so will all of humanity. The Always-House People is a short story of about 5600 words.
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
The Innocent Ones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The Innocent Ones is a story about a woman who loved her daughter (Nina) so much that she unwittingly causes her daughter a lot of pain. She practically rejects all her suitors and the daughter is not given the chance to say a word about it. This resulted in two children, which were born out of wedlock. Before she dies, she marries off her daughter to a herbalist in exchange for money owed to him.
My Crazy Diary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
A young man working on his PhD thesis visits a remote village while doing some research. What he encounters is a very backwards society that is still very much into their traditional beliefs. They do not believe in modern medicine and instead rely on traditional healers. The young man has a new goal. He tries to bring modernisation to the society and meets his future wife in the process.
Sweet Penelope
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Part of the 'Color Me!' story book series by Grami Jaye. A village is transformed by just a smile from a sweet little girl.
An Unspoken Truth
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Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
The Great Storms
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Riding out a storm with her son Andrew, Lydia Miller goes outside and an anomaly of nature takes her and deposits her in a small primitive village. Waking up in a hut, with amnesia, she is in an unknown world with strange new creatures. As her memory returns, she embarks on a dangerous trek and finds herself confronted with her past, discovering that sometimes humanity’s greatest enemy is itself.
The Thoughts of an Image Writer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This is a book of poetry that I wrote. It covers my feelings, thoughts, ideas, and memories. It includes poetry from just looking at images, taking photographs, and from my dreams. Everything in this book is a one of a kind poem. Ones that you can't find in any other book anywhere. I hope that people enjoy what I write and will let me know how they feel about my poetry.