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Book: EMAILS FROM CHINA [Two Aussie Teachers Far From Home] by Robert Mitchell
These are the emails which we sent home to Australia from the two schools in China at which we were teachers. They were written as our lives progressed from day to day. Our thoughts were written down as we then felt them, not a year or more later when memories had dimmed. They were written days and sometimes only hours after the experiences and emotions which they describe. They were written to [...]
 
Book: A Kid's Guide to China by Jack L. Roberts
"A Kid's Guide to China" is a colorful, easy-to-read book for kids about this fascinating country where one-fifth of the world's population live. From the Forbidden City and the Great Wall of China to life in China today, the book provides young readers an inside look at one of the world's oldest civilizations that today is a very modern country. "A Kid's Guide to China" is the first print [...]
 
Book: From China with Love by Karl Boyd
If China is to survive, it must have more land for its millions of citizens. The Chairman tasks his ministers to formulate a ten-year plan to conquer all of Mexico, the U. S. A., and Canada, thereby turning the territory into "New China" while avoiding a horrific third world war. Within twelve months, the strategy is finalized and the multi-pronged invasion of North America begins quietly. The [...]
 
Book: Hong Kong Man - Selected Poems by Kirby Wright
These are the poems and poetic flashes written by KIRBY WRIGHT during his various residencies overseas and at Martha's Vineyard, Mass. A separate section focuses on Wright's difficult childhood in Hawaii and the mixed emotions he battles dealing with a once-abusive father, now confined to a wheelchair at a care facility, and a narcissistic mother who resents him for being an artist. The cover [...]
 
Book: Dark Eye of the Jaguar by Robert Mitchell
An antique mahogany campaign writing box is purchased from an old man at the Dirt Market in Beijing. A gold bishop's cross is found inside a secret compartment, long hidden since the last days of the Boxer Rebellion in 1900. At the centre of the cross is a large Columbian emerald, said to be cursed. In another secret compartment there is an un nished letter telling of a brass chest containing [...]
 
Book: Travels with ms kaye, Book One - Dujiangyan, China 2009-2010 by kaye terrelonge
This is a one year travel photo journal reflection about a divorced woman over 40, after an unexpected career change and failed relationships, making a decision of becoming an ESL teacher to teach in China. As she teaches English to Chinese children and teens; she begins her journey of self discovery. She faces her challenges through positive resilience with her journal writings and photography.
 
Book: Brendan Stranded in Hong Kong by John Robert McCauley
Brendan, a pharmaceutical salesman from San Francisco, is stranded in Hong Kong due to an embargo on air flights from China because of the Syria crisis. While stranded in China, he discovers the beauty and mysteries of the country with the help of Lim and Zhang, his tour guides. What Brendan encounters in China will maintain the reader's attention from the beginning to the end of this story. On [...]
 
Book: Dragons of China Picture Book - Dragon Pictures and an introduction to Chinese Dragons for children by Christina Huo
Dragons of China Picture Book, a children's book about dragons, is a fascinating window into the world of dragons in Chinese and other Asian cultures with beautiful images and insightful descriptions. Written by Christina Huo, "Dragons of China Picture Book" is the first in her "Chinese Culture for Kids" series for children of all ages. Christina Huo grew up in China and now lives with her [...]
 
Book: The Emperor's Jade by Robert Mitchell
For over two thousand years the secret hiding place of the jade dragon seal of Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China, has been just that - a secret. But the accidental destruction of a small ancient porcelain pillow reveals that secret, and leads the young Australian teacher and his Scottish friend away from their peaceful college at Nandaihe on the shore of the Bo Sea, drawing them up into [...]
 
Book: BENEATH YELLOW CLAY by Robert Mitchell
For fifteen hundred years the tomb of a general buried during the Three Kingdoms dynasty has remained hidden beneath the pale yellow clay of Shanxi Province; guarding the secret to the mysterious tomb of the first great emperor of China - Qin Shi Huang. Two young Melbourne University tutors believe they can break into the general's tomb, believe they can loot the tomb of its ancient artefacts, [...]
 
Book: WORLD GONE MOBILE APPS - China Rising With Next-Gen Messaging Apps by Dwayne Anderson
There are currently about 1.3 billion smartphones in use globally. By 2017, it's expected that 2.5 billion users will connect through messaging-based apps.Seven of the top 12 most-used apps are messaging based apps.Everyday an average of 20 messages a day are sent through one of these apps . In addition to Snapchat and WhatsApp, there are hidden dragon players like WeChat, LINE and KakaoTalk, [...]
 
Book: Keiretsu by Richard Brawer
An explosive political thriller. Toshio Nagoya, the ultra-nationalist CEO of Japan's largest Keiretsu plots to build nuclear weapons to protect his country from a menacing China. Using his cousin, John Nagoya, a lawyer and second generation Japanese-American, they build a large political action committee to thwart the expected United Sates' cease-and-desist demands. That's the catalyst that draws [...]
 
Book: Lost Family - FOUND! by Heather L. Nelson
Lost Family: FOUND! is an astonishing, epic, true story. The incredible discovery in our "golden-years," (68 years after the end of WWII), of an American family found by an unknown brother left behind in England, who led us to find other family secrets too impossible to imagine. As adult children investigate their parents' lives trying to understand their own existence, they discover a love [...]
 
Book: Lost Souls by Melissa Leech
Lost souls is part two of a two part series. Sophie the main character has psychic abilities she uses that ability to help the police solve a crime. It also attracts a new job offer for her. Teenagers to adults can read this book. The title is based on the sory line. Sophie is helping spirit boys who are lost souls and they need help to capture their abductor to find peace and cross over into the [...]
 
Book: A Lost Legacy - Wandering (Lost Legacies Book 0) by C.E Dimond
Seventeen-year-old Warlock Eamon O'Neill was born and raised in the Broadhaven Coven. Life at Broadhaven meant two things; One, he was inherently magic and two, he had a role to play. What his role was, never seemed to be clear. Descended from Celtic royalty, expectations on young coven members are high. Life at Broadhaven is a series of ancient rules, traditions and secrets. Eamon has always [...]
 
Book: A Lost Legacy - Awakening (Lost Legacies Book 1) by C.E Dimond
Finn Adams thought she knew what her life had in store for her; a mundane existence of day to day life. The arrival of a stranger in town turns her world upside down. When her mother goes missing, Finn soon discovers that she is a witch and she is being hunted for her power. Ripped from the only life she's ever known, Finn is transported across the country to Broadhaven, Maine to discover the [...]
 
Book: Breaking Ties by Jo Grafford
Portsmouth, England - April 26, 1587 One hundred and fifteen colonists embark on a trans-Atlantic journey to build the glorious City Raleigh. Unaware of the troubles already brewing, a young woman flies up the gangway at the last possible minute to join their ranks. Was it fate? Intelligent and well ahead of her times, ROSE PAYNE'S world is shattered after a secret betrothal to the duke's son [...]
 
Book: Jonny Plumb and the Lost City of Amaranta by Kim Wheeler
This is Book 3 in the Jonny Plumb and the Sombrero Galaxy Series. It continues Book 1: Jonny Plumb and the Golden Globe and Book 2: Jonny Plumb and the Silver Flying Arrow Space Ship. This new story takes Jonny and all his friends on even more amazing, hair-raising, dastardly and devilish adventures with all his Sea Life friends, and not forgetting, Legend and Legion, Jonny's two most loyal [...]
 
Book: The Lost Tales (The Peers of Beinan) by Laurel A. Rockefeller
The Lost Tales is a collection of deleted chapters, poems, and short stories that did not make it into The Legacy of Princess Anlei Trilogy. It's a trip through wonderland where you get a glimpse into what might have been but wasn't quite right for the trilogy. It's a fun companion book inspired by JRR Tolkien's Lost Tales -- only compiled while author Laurel A. Rockefeller was alive. As you [...]
 
Book: The Lost Cities of Elvenshore (Elvenshore Series Book 2) by Clark Graham
The Lost City of the Valkyries has been found! However, staying there brings certain death. The Dwarves are forced to send their Human prince to unlock the mysteries of an ancient evil that now lives in the city. Along the way the prince finds armies wandering the Westwood, an angry Elf, an upset King and alliances forming for both good and evil. The trilogy continues.What is in store for the [...]
 
Book: Where the Horses Run, Book I - Mass Extinction by Judith Victoria Douglas
A mass vanishing of a world's species begins this epic tale of an apocalyptic possibility. Its told through the experiences of a young woman and those in her immediate circle. They face a worldwide crisis that should have never occurred. It thrusts Elle back to the stress-filled mental state of a previous like-experience. She's barely healed and so grateful her giant black gelding isn't counted [...]
 
Book: Eldorado by Jay Allan Storey
In an energy-starved future, Richard Hampton's world is blown apart when his younger brother Danny disappears and the police are too busy trying to keep a lid on a hungry, overcrowded city to search for him. Richard has to make the transformation from bookish nerd to street-smart warrior to survive when he jumps the 'Food Train' for the disintegrating suburbs in a desperate search for Danny and [...]
 
Book: The Lost Ark of the Incas (The Martin Culver Series) by Malcom Massey
The most valuable and sacred gold object in Peru's history - the Lost Ark of the Incas - has been missing for 500 years. Fresh clues to its location have surfaced, but can the information be trusted? Will the Ark finally be found, and will the Ark's legendary power be explained? Or will the Lost Ark fall victim to relic thieves on the international black market? Follow Martin Culver, [...]
 
Book: White Lies by Phillip Lo
"White Lies" is a fictional historical romance story book with additional assorted stories of the Empress's daily life. The Empress was a young, vibrant and beautiful woman, her hair so shiny and flowing and her skin soft and glowing. She was in a powerful position as the Empress of an empire, and she had a special place in her heart for a victorious young General in her command. Sure, she was [...]
 
Book: The Lost White Tribes of Australia Part 1 - 1656 The First Settlement of Australia (Australia Discovered) by Henry Van Zanden
A small community, all as white as himself, he said about three hundred; that they lived in houses enclosed all together within a great wall to defend them from black men; that their father came here 170 years ago, ... from a distant land across the sea ... Lt Robert Dale 1832 Western Australia The story of The Lost White Tribes of Australia by Henry Van Zanden confirms longstanding rumours, [...]
 
Book: The Lost Ancients - A Glorious Civilization by Michael Garcia
(The Lost Ancients A Glorious Civilization)is a Book that answers all the topics listed below, challenge yourself to discover an ancient civilization that had greater technology then the world we live in today. Learn why this ancient civilization was destroyed by GOD with a world wide flood,and learn why Noah and his family were the ones saved to restart mankind on this world.You will also learn [...]
 
Book: When Dreams Do Come True by Florence Witkop
What if you have a dream that is so real it's scary? What if the little girl in that dream is lost and only you can lead her to safety? And what if you're surrounded by people you know who will laugh if you tell them what's happening? What do you do? What should you do? This novelette tells of one woman who has such a dream and makes a decision that ends up altering her entire life.
 
Book: Designated Hitter by Carter Trask
Planners in an unnamed intelligence group near Washington have made their choice. She is a young widow and mother who lives near her roots and her mom and dad, with her daughter and her dog, in central Florida. She teaches a language class and is working on her doctorate at the nearby university. None of that interests them. What is important is that she speaks Mandarin. More importantly, she was [...]
 
Book: The Unicorn That Lost Her Horn - The story of Trixie the unicorn who lost her little horn! by Tim Zak
The Unicorn That Lost Her Horn is a read aloud, baby nursery rhymes kids book that is written in easy-to-read rhyme style. This is the perfect picture book for children from preschool to little kids. In his latest kids bedtime story, "The Unicorn That Lost Her Horn", Tim Zak -- best selling children's book writer -- helps children relate to many of the problems they encounter each day through the [...]
 
Book: Lost in the Wildness (Wildness and Wet Adventure) by Ellie Crowe
Megan longs to go into the mysterious Everglades. She knows a storm is coming. But she feels a short trip in an airboat would be just fine. It's not. When a storm destroys the airboat, twins Megan and Sydney and their young brother, Luke, are lost in the wild swamps of the Glades. With Adam, the Indian teenage guide from the campground, they try to find a way out. But there are dangerous animals [...]
 
Book: Sheryl Sandberg, China & Me by J.T. Gilhool
An executive on the rise, Jennifer took an assignment in Shanghai moving her family half-way around the world for her career. After leaning-in, traveling tens of thousands of miles, she discovered that she was losing her daughter. Finding her family again meant losing her career or maybe just realizing it was never there in the first place. This journey of discovery is intimately told as though [...]
 
Book: Butterfly, a Novel by Julie O'Yang
Set against the backdrop of the Second World War/Sino-Japanese war (1931-1945), the story centres around the fatal love between a married Chinese woman and a young Japanese soldier. However, the fantastic tale is not as simple as its plot suggests. In the forties of the 20th century, one summer day, on the bending shore of the magical, eternal river Yangtze, a woman meets a young stranger she [...]
 
Book: Addy's Boom and the Blast Frontier by Kevin A. Kierstead
Marvin Haskin (Boom) was finally getting comfortable in life. He had learned how to dismiss his troubles, large and small. He came to believe that he didn't matter much, and that nothing else really did, either. But the same river of unpredictable-turned-mundane events that had shaped his more callous outlook on life was unwittingly preparing him for the ugliest horrors his new world had to [...]
 
Book: White Jade (The PROJECT) by Alex Lukeman
WHITE JADE spins a web of deceit and murder across the globe, against the backdrop of a deadly international power game. Former Recon Marine Nick Carter is a man with a dark history of emotional and physical scars. He works for the PROJECT, a covert counter-terrorism unit reporting to the President. Selena Connor is a beautiful, strong and skilled linguist. When her wealthy uncle is murdered by [...]
 
Book: Playing God by Matthew Brooks
Computer hacker Mark D'Auria breaks into the servers of Universal Software, the world's largest software company. He is just looking for programming flaws that he can exploit and sell. In the process, he accidentally stumbles across an attempt to hijack the unused processing power of every computer on the planet. Mark immediately recognizes that the company is creating a world-wide supercomputer. [...]
 
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