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Return By Faysal Mikdadi
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This is a novel that describes the development of a Palestinian artist born in 1948. It begins with his birth coinciding with the birth of Israel. The novel alternates between the first person and... More > the third person narratives. Mikdadi attempts to show what it is like to live in a hostile Diaspora and how his protagonist learns to survive the dysfunction caused by dispossession. This is a moving, and at times, funny novel that celebrates the human will to keep going against any odds.< Less
Beyond The Horizon - Hollywood Stories By Chris Dickerson
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"BEYOND THE HORIZON" contains three novellas set in Hollywood California, the last stop on the road to the American Dream. "The Hollywood Vine" features Steve Cody, a cynical... More > young bouncer in a dive bar who came to town to be a rock star, whose past is as uncertain as his future. "The Mourning After" follows New York novelist Rick Boston's dive into the world of movie making. And "The Healer" focuses on Rafael, an AmerIndian with the power to change people's fate. Three exciting and thought-provoking novellas from playwright, poet and novelist Chris Dickerson< Less
Light-Seeds By Michael St.Clair
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Beyond disclosure, Light-Seeds unearths the oldest story known to mankind: Earth has been visited by beings from other worlds since the beginning. Extra-terrestrials have not only lived on Earth;... More > there are portals & dimensional crossings that are active now. Many strange lights observed in the skies have a special interest in Earth - some are "friendly" and some are not. Humans are the key to their own destiny. How we navigate the next hundred years will determine our future as a planetary species. Until 2024-25 we will live through "The Winter of The 21st Century", which will mirror chaotic societal changes to which we have to adapt from within with clarity and purpose. By 2011 there will be many moments of highest intensity on this planet. The world economy will have collapsed and there is only a short time to be mentally transformed, spiritually coherent and physically ready for this unprecedented hyper-dimensional shift in our realities. Light-Seeds includes: Zen of Stars and FORESEEN in one volume.< Less
Nothing But Red By Skyla Dawn Cameron et al.
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In April 2007, a group of men pulled seventeen-year-old Du’a Khalil Aswad into a mob. They proceeded to stone and beat her to death, a supposed "honor" killing for allegedly falling... More > in love with a man of a different faith. Several camera phones recorded the entire incident from the front row, and videos later surfaced online. One month later, popular filmmaker Joss Whedon expressed his despair and outrage at the misogyny in all cultures on a fan-run blog. "Because it’s no longer enough to be a decent person," he wrote. "It’s no longer enough to shake our heads and make concerned grimaces at the news. True enlightened activism is the only thing that can save humanity from itself. I’ve always had a bent towards apocalyptic fiction, and I’m beginning to understand why. I look and I see the earth in flames. Her face was nothing but red." The arts anthology Nothing But Red was conceived as a way to raise both awareness of the issues he spoke of, as well as money for the charity Equality Now.< Less

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