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20,000 Leagues Under the Sea is a classic science fiction novel by French writer Jules Verne published in 1870. The novel was originally serialized from March 1869 through June 1870 in Pierre-Jules Hetzel's periodical, the Magasin d'Éducation et d read more ...
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2 B R 0 2 B is a science fiction short story by Kurt Vonnegut, originally published in the digest magazine Worlds of If Science Fiction, January 1962, and collected in Vonnegut's Bagombo Snuff Box (1999). The title is pronounced '2 B R naught 2 B', r read more ...
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What if Romeo and Juliet took place in Texas in 1875? That's what Sheriff Will Spear soon discovers when a range war erupts between two former civil war colonels in Lunden Texas. A tale of love interrupted by two families bent on destroying each o read more ...
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1.99 €
'A Gent from Bear Creek' is the title of both an original short story, as well as a novel created by combining several previous short stories with some new material; the previously published short stories were altered a little to create chapters with read more ...
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0.76 €
Dear Jud: We air in awful trouble. Somethin happened none of us never drempt could happen. Uncle Joab Hudkins has took to stealin hawgs! You won’t believe this I know Judson because none of the family never stole nothin in their life before but i read more ...
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Behind every face is a life and a story… The Japanese 5,000 yen note circulates round the world and changes hands every minute but has anyone really stopped to look at the face on this note? Take a closer look and you will see the face of a young read more ...
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4.99 €
Part 1 of a trilogy
The summer of 1939, the last summer of peace before World War II. Helmut Krauss, a young German pianist, returns home after completing his education in Britain, only to discover that his mother has become an ardent supporter of Hitler. Far from shari read more ...
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1.99 €
Children of The Dragon - Book 6
'Never underestimate the power of love.' A tale of tragedy, murder, revenge and vampire romance in the golden age of piracy. Charity Rakham is the daughter of a merchant seaman who finds herself alone when her father and fiance' are killed by the dre read more ...
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2.29 €
It's 1971. A bloody war rages in Vietnam. Young American men die in putrid, rotting jungles far from home. A young man named Johnny returns form Vietnam a changed man. A Man determined to stop the senseless slaughter, no matter the cost. But no o read more ...
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2.99 €
London, 1437 Though Alys longs to paint like the artists who created the beautiful paintings at St Michael’s Church, Queenhithe, she knows it is an impossible dream because she is poor, her mother is sick, and her brother has gone off to sea, leavin read more ...
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It is 327 BC and Alexander the Great ventures into India. He fights Rajah Porus and his raging elephants and soon befriends a yogi named Calanus. Alexander also sends for his wife Roxanne, the Afghani princess, one of the world’s loveliest women. Thi read more ...
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A quick run of a cargo of booze, might be a risky business, but it can be profitable too! But had Capt. Carmichael taken on more than he handle? Excerpt “So that’s the graft, eh?” rumbled Captain Carmichael as he straightened up in his chair and ga read more ...
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On the 26th of March 1995, sarin gas was released in a Tokyo subway station crammed with morning rush hour commuters and all hell broke loose. In the aftermath of anguish, death, painful injuries and broken lives, the deadly action was traced back read more ...
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4.99 €
In 1945 as the Japanese Empire in South East Asia started to crumble, the Japanese communities began desperate scrambles for passages on any available vessels back to Japan. A Japanese hospital ship, the Awa Maru was given a guarantee of safe passage read more ...
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4.99 €
The Tale of the Sometime King of the Folk of the Wedergeats
Beowulf is arguably one of the most important works of Old English literature. The date of composition is a matter of contention among scholars; the only certain dating pertains to the manuscript, which was produced between 975 and 1025] The author w read more ...
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In Saskatchewan in 1912 it is against the law for a white woman to work for a Chinese business owner. Widow Dorothy McMillian desperately needs money so she and her daughters can travel east to escape the harsh future her late husbands farm offers.Th read more ...
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2.99 €
Brothers of the Mountain Series
(Short Story) Having the God-given right to roam and live free is the creed by which mountain men Henry and Lucas McCarty live. In the 1820s, however, America's free-roaming western frontier slithers with vile brutality and devilish conditions. When read more ...
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(Short Story) Henry and Lucas McCarty have traveled to the high lonesome of the Rocky Mountains to fulfill their wanton urges to seek out uncharted territories and gain desirable profits as respectable fur trappers and honorable mountain men. The br read more ...
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Bill Haynes was broke, down and out, flat on his uppers, and a stranger to San Francisco. It was drizzling and cold. When is offered a job… The wind lashed its wet whips from off the bay, and Haynes slouched hungrily by the fragrant doors of chowde read more ...
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This is the true story of the tragic life of Okichi Saito who became the pawn to placate Townsend Harris, the first American Consul to Japan in the turbulent mid 1800's . This poignant story takes place during a period in history when the 'Black read more ...
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4.99 €
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