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Mandarin Patisserie
You set the price! Words: 134,280. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Middle Eastern
After moving to Dubai, Vivek Alvares relents and thinks that just maybe he really is trapped in an ethereal vortex that his Hindu mother cautioned would be his fate if he moved to the Middle East. Breathless with anxiety over twisted, absurd experiences, Vivek makes a series of panicked efforts to free himself from dark horrors he discovers in the otherwise glittering emirate.
Expiration Date & Other Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,730. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Social detachment and intrigue with the absurd are captured in Manipulating Irony, Expiration Date, The Cheesecake, Finding Cat Stevens, Name Games, Mr. Baxter, and Meccaroni. Wdowicki (v’dovitski) conveys her disparate experiences growing up in Wisconsin, and residing in Japan, Indonesia, and Dubai. Influences include Camus, Voltaire, Mishima, and O'Connor. Cover Painting by Beverly Shipko NY
Look Up, Madison! A Walking Tour of Madison, Wisconsin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Madison, Wisconsin is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Welcome To Redemption: Series Collection (Books 1-6)
Series: Welcome To Redemption, Book 4. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 187,430. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Anthologies » General
WELCOME TO REDEMPTION… ...a small town in Northeast Wisconsin where second chances don’t always come easy, but if you’re willing to try, anything is possible.
The Treasure of Namakagon Discussion and Study Guide
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Study guides - Literature
Discussion questions and recommended research projects to accompany THE TREASURE OF NAMAKAGON. 186 questions &/or research projects covering all 43 chapters. This discussion and study guide will help readers reach an in-depth understanding of the book and the rich history of the 19th century timber harvest in northwest Wisconsin. Ideal for teachers and reading discussion groups.
Creature From Crex Meadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Anthropology
An actual account of an encounter with an unknown humanoid creature that took place in November 2005 in the Crex Meadow Wildlife Preserve north of Grantsburg Wisconsin. Probably Bigfoot or another variant of Sasquatch as told to the author. Detailed and disturbing in scope of content. This is a report which attempts to answer some of the variables involved.
The View from the Summit
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 146,770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012 by Melissa Bowersock. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Howard Munns (1911-2002) was a gifted self-taught artist. Born in a homesteader's sod hut on the barren plains of Montana, orphaned by the age of 17, his early life was tempered by poverty and hardship and annealed by the Great Depression. The View from the Summit is his story in his own words.
You Say Tomahto and I Say You’re Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Echelon Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Pone and Bean have found a girl (it's not the first one), but it disappears from the compost pile on the Hunnicut estate before the police can get there. Where did she go? Who killed her? Was she a dead prostitute, or was she just a girl in the wrong place at the wrong time?
Tempest of the Timber
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,050. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Most lumberjacks wanted what came in bottles and corsets in the nearest lumber town saloon, but Matthias Timmermann wanted out of the logging camps and into the arms of Annabella, a beautiful German girl working in a boarding house. On October 8, 1871, there was more than desire burning. The people of Peshtigo and the Sugar Bushes ran for the rivers and creeks trying to outrun the fire storm.
Little Bluestem: Stories from Rural America
Price: Free! Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
There is a lot of hay in this collection of short stories, hay to cut,rake, bale, store and feed. And there is a lot of rusted machinery sitting in sheds and barns. But these bittersweet stories are about the people who are largely overlooked, people living with powerful memories,illness, telling their stories, discovering some small revelation about the meaning of existence and their own lives.