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Dr. King's Lucky Book By Sam Starbuck
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Dr. King's Lucky Book is an assemblage of text and images drawn from diverse sources, including ad ephemera and medieval illumination. Modeled after the advertising almanacs of the early 20th... More > century, it slowly slides from a harmless book of charms and snake-oil sales pitches into a dark and impenetrable handbook of the macabre.< Less
Dr. King's Lucky Book By Sam Starbuck
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Dr. King's Lucky Book is an assemblage of text and images drawn from diverse sources, including ad ephemera and medieval illumination. Modeled after the advertising almanacs of the early 20th... More > century, it slowly slides from a harmless book of charms and snake-oil sales pitches into a dark and impenetrable handbook of the macabre.< Less
The Dead Isle By Sam Starbuck
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The year is 1880, and Jack Baker is a student at Harvard University for Engineers. In this America, industry depends on "Creation" rather than machines, and engineers are train repairmen,... More > not inventors like Jack. Even his Creationist friend Clare thinks Jack's genius is going to waste. There is one man who knows how to put Jack to use, however: novelist and spy Ellis Graveworthy, who wants Jack to build him a flying ship. Graveworthy has been ordered to cross the heavily-guarded coast of Australia, the "Dead Isle" which has no Creation. Rumors abound that Australia is building a war fleet, and it's Graveworthy's job to stop it. Clare, exiled from Australia as a child, is determined to return to her homeland with Graveworthy and Jack, but their journey is not easy. Along the way the three of them will encounter the pirate Purva de la Fitte, con the wealthiest robber barons in Australia, and possibly touch off a long-awaited revolution.< Less
The Dead Isle - eBook By Sam Starbuck
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The year is 1880, and Jack Baker is a student at Harvard University for Engineers. In this America, industry depends on "Creation" rather than machines, and engineers are train repairmen,... More > not inventors like Jack. Even his Creationist friend Clare thinks Jack's genius is going to waste. There is one man who knows how to put Jack to use, however: novelist and spy Ellis Graveworthy, who wants Jack to build him a flying ship. Graveworthy has been ordered to cross the heavily-guarded coast of Australia, the "Dead Isle" which has no Creation. Rumors abound that Australia is building a war fleet, and it's Graveworthy's job to stop it. Clare, exiled from Australia as a child, is determined to return to her homeland with Graveworthy and Jack, but their journey is not easy. Along the way the three of them will encounter the pirate Purva de la Fitte, con the wealthiest robber barons in Australia, and possibly touch off a long-awaited revolution.< Less
By The Days By Sam Starbuck
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By The Days is a compilation of Sam Starbuck's poetry from 2003 to 2013. Thoughtful and occasionally satirical, Sam's work focuses around themes of renewal, social responsibility, history, and the... More > wonders of daily life.< Less
By The Days - Ebook By Sam Starbuck
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By The Days is a compilation of Sam Starbuck's poetry from 2003 to 2013. Thoughtful and occasionally satirical, Sam's work focuses around themes of renewal, social responsibility, history, and the... More > wonders of daily life.< Less
Other People Can Smell You By Sam Starbuck
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"Other People Can Smell You" is the college handbook you wish your school would give you. Where other handbooks talk about school spirit and the academic code of honor, this short pocket... More > guide offers tips for navigating LIFE at school -- sex, drugs, laundry, criminal roommates, difficult class registration, and the all-terrifying spectre of The Term Paper. Written by a recent combatant in higher education, "Other People Can Smell You" offers both a student's and a teacher's perspective on the delicate art of surviving your freshman year.< Less
Other People Can Smell You By Sam Starbuck
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"Other People Can Smell You" is the college handbook you wish your school would give you. Where other handbooks talk about school spirit and the academic code of honor, this short pocket... More > guide offers tips for navigating LIFE at school -- sex, drugs, laundry, criminal roommates, difficult class registration, and the all-terrifying spectre of The Term Paper. Written by a recent combatant in higher education, "Other People Can Smell You" offers both a student's and a teacher's perspective on the delicate art of surviving your freshman year.< Less
Nameless By Sam Starbuck
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Christopher, the only bookseller in the small farm town of Low Ferry, lives an uneventful life -- until one day he encounters a shy newcomer named Lucas, and accidentally sells him the wrong book.... More > What follows is a journey for both men, in vastly different ways, set against the strange, ritualistic, magic backdrop of a midwestern winter. A tale about the masks people wear and a meditation on the power of magic, Nameless revels in the simple pleasure of storytelling.< Less
Trace By Sam Starbuck
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Colin Byrne is a pickpocket, an artist, and an occasional consultant for the police. He’s also an ex-felon, an initiate into the feral, unspoken magic that only prisoners know: how to vanish,... More > how to tell fortunes, how to steal souls. Now the man who put him in prison wants him to return to Railburg State Correctional Facility to help investigate a case. Colin has some allies at Railburg: his mentor Gutierrez, who talks to God, and his friend Noel, the best ink artist in the prison. But another powerful prisoner that Colin helped put away is slowly poisoning the food, and there’s impulsive young Laney to protect from the Aryan Brotherhood. With mysterious forces aiming to incite a riot that will wipe Railburg from the map and from human memory, Colin has bigger problems than the one he went to Railburg to solve...< Less