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Ruptoland: Captivating. Read it, Judge for Yourself By William Rodríguez Cruz
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Heavy rain, fog, and wind covered most of the island, and a virulent pandemic flu was wiping out most of the population. Everybody’s sweat and body temperature would be tested, and anybody with... More > cold symptoms would be quarantined, treated as a criminal and victimized. Weather permitting, they would be landing in about a half hour, eleven o’clock in the morning local time… Rod has just arrived on Ruptoland to visit an old friend, but nothing prepares him for the horrors humanity has wrought. By abusing the land with waste, oppression, and violence, civilization has been destroyed. The world is now characterized by poverty, rampant pollution, and a total disregard for people and for nature. During his stay, Rod visits different places in Ruptoland and witnesses the devastation. Occupants fight to survive due to human action—or inaction—in a darkened world where nothing is sacred. Yet hope descends as Rod realizes that people do have the power to change and bring healing.< Less
Ruptoland: Captivating. Read it, Judge for Yourself By William Rodríguez Cruz
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Heavy rain, fog, and wind covered most of the island, and a virulent pandemic flu was wiping out most of the population. Everybody’s sweat and body temperature would be tested, and anybody with... More > cold symptoms would be quarantined, treated as a criminal and victimized. Weather permitting, they would be landing in about a half hour, eleven o’clock in the morning local time… Rod has just arrived on Ruptoland to visit an old friend, but nothing prepares him for the horrors humanity has wrought. By abusing the land with waste, oppression, and violence, civilization has been destroyed. The world is now characterized by poverty, rampant pollution, and a total disregard for people and for nature. During his stay, Rod visits different places in Ruptoland and witnesses the devastation. Occupants fight to survive due to human action—or inaction—in a darkened world where nothing is sacred. Yet hope descends as Rod realizes that people do have the power to change and bring healing.< Less
Unjustice By Mac Turney
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Every civilized country has some sort of written system in place that they use to promote as their system of justice! If you will notice on the front cover of this book the words just, justice,... More > unjust, injustice, injustices and “unjustice” are randomly and crookedly placed on the page. There is a reason for this: you never know which one you are going to get! The court decisions are all over the place and you may as well have bought a lottery ticket. Justice and injustices are drawn from the lottery pool at random - if you are not one of the affluent or well educated. If you are wealthy or well educated, or, if you are a relative or friend of the judge, you most likely will get justice. On the back cover you will notice that the Supreme Court building is upside down and crooked. There is a reason for this, too: “unjustice” has gotten to the point that justice is totally upside down in this country.< Less
Cops on Dope By Eric Duenez
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In these twenty-five poems, the poet adopts the personas of corrupt police officers to view the world from their eyes. The view ranges from the ugly to the serene as these cops get high on power,... More > drugs, or both.< Less
Blackout By George Loehr
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New York City is threatened once again. In the midst of a local blackout, anomalies are found in two supposedly invulnerable computer systems. Is it merely a glitch? Or is it the work of... More > terrorists planning a larger-scale blackout? Paul Benson, former Director of the Northeast Regional Transmission Organization, has been brought out of retirement to assist in the investigation. Working with Julie Esposito, a fellow engineer at NERTO, and his friend and mentor, Lew Walker, Benson discovers more than anyone bargained for. The three soon find themselves drawn into a complex web of malice, conspiracy and sabotage as they start making the connections between corrupt energy executives, organized crime, a disgruntled employee and a mysterious but powerful political figure.< Less
Blackout By George Loehr
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New York City is threatened once again. In the midst of a local blackout, anomalies are found in two supposedly invulnerable computer systems. Is it merely a glitch? Or is it the work of... More > terrorists planning a larger-scale blackout? Paul Benson, former Director of the Northeast Regional Transmission Organization, has been brought out of retirement to assist in the investigation. Working with Julie Esposito, a fellow engineer at NERTO, and his friend and mentor, Lew Walker, Benson discovers more than anyone bargained for. The three soon find themselves drawn into a complex web of malice, conspiracy and sabotage as they start making the connections between corrupt energy executives, organized crime, a disgruntled employee and a mysterious but powerful political figure.< Less
Demon Lord IV: Lord of Shadows By TC Southwell
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A captive goddess, a doomed domain and a young dark god who must save the light… Even with his spirit father, Kayos, to guide him, Bane struggles to deny the dark power’s corrupting... More > influence. A tar’merin may stray from the light if his heart is weak, and the darkness will try to seduce him. In order to retain his sanity and fight for the light, Bane must become the Lord of Shadows…< Less
JUSTICE: IT WAS ONLY A MATTER OF TIME By Bob Reiner
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Zack Justice is just an average, clumsy, teenage boy. Living with foster parents since before he could remember, Zack had accepted his fate of being just out of reach of everything he ever wanted.... More > Little did he know that everything he ever knew was about to change--starting with the real identity of his foster parents.If learning what really happened to his biological family, possibly ruining any hope of getting the girl of his dreams, and watching as his hometown is plagued with political corruption and kidnappings was not enough, Zack must accept his fate and role as the source of all these problems. Chosen to be greater than he could ever imagine, he must learn and accept the supernatural power hidden deep within him if he wants to protect his family and friends, stay alive, and ultimately fulfill his destiny.< Less
Justice: It was only a matter of time By Robert Reiner
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Zack Justice is just an average, clumsy, teenage boy. Living with foster parents since before he could remember, Zack had accepted his fate of being just out of reach of everything he ever wanted.... More > Little did he know that everything he ever knew was about to change--starting with the real identity of his foster parents.If learning what really happened to his biological family, possibly ruining any hope of getting the girl of his dreams, and watching as his hometown is plagued with political corruption and kidnappings was not enough, Zack must accept his fate and role as the source of all these problems. Chosen to be greater than he could ever imagine, he must learn and accept the supernatural power hidden deep within him if he wants to protect his family and friends, stay alive, and ultimately fulfill his destiny.< Less
Shadows of Death and other poems By William Khalipwina Mpina
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The poems in Shadows of Death and other poems epitomize life in the developing countries like Malawi. The selection of poems in this book represents a celebration of Africa’s culture as... More > perceived by the author. They portray life as the natives and others live it and continue to live, creatively painting a picture of what does exist in the ‘Dark’ Continent. They commemorate the distinctiveness of Africans as regards to freedom and economic development. They are a torch that exposes how the ailing economies in many nations may not recover from their state of unconsciousness any time soon. Major themes include poverty, death, abuse of power, HIV and Aids, love, lies, corruption, liberty and disloyalty. The book is a demonstration of the poetic road the author has travelled over the years while visualizing shadows of death in Africa.< Less

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Birth Log Book Birth Log Book By Emily Rumsey
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