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Book: EMAILS FROM CHINA [Two Aussie Teachers Far From Home] by Robert Mitchell
LITTLE DID WE KNOW WHAT WE HAD LET OURSELVES IN FOR! These are the emails we sent home to Australia from the two schools in China at which we taught. They were usually written only hours after the experiences and emotions which they describe. They were written to friends from whom nothing was held back. They describe the schools, the teachers, the students, places we visited, and the experiences [...]
 
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: 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: 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: 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: Dark Eye of the Jaguar by Robert Mitchell
THEY KNEW NOTHING OF THE CURSE WHEN THEY FOUND THE JEWEL: A LARGE COLOMBIAN EMERALD EMBEDDED IN THE CENTRE OF A GOLD BISHOP'S CROSS. The cross had been hidden within a secret compartment in an antique mahogany writing box they had purchased at the Dirt Market in Beijing, in a compartment sealed for over a hundred years. And with the cross was an un nished letter, telling of a brass chest [...]
 
Book: The Emperor's Jade by Robert Mitchell
FOR OVER TWO THOUSAND YEARS THE SECRET HIDING PLACE OF THE JADE SEAL HAS BEEN JUST THAT - A SECRET. The dragon seal of Qin Shi Huang, the first emperor of China, will be the most valuable ancient artefact to come from the Middle Kingdom, if they can find it. The accidental destruction of a small antique porcelain pillow reveals the secret of the seal, leading the young Australian teacher and his [...]
 
Book: Escape from America - An Introspective Journey from America into China… by Vinnie Apicella
On the surface, Escape from America is the story of an American aspiring to change his life and plan a future in China. Beneath the surface, however, this book features critical analysis of both countries in an effort to promote greater understanding. China, in spite of its long history, is still a very "young" country where development is slow and unsteady. Sure, we from the "West" can say we've [...]
 
Book: Zero Day - China's Cyber Wars (Logan Alexander Series Book 3) by T. L. Williams
For readers who enjoyed Tom Clancy and James Patterson thrillers, CIA veteran T. L. Williams unfolds a chilling and highly conceivable scenario in his latest novel, ZERO DAY: China's Cyber Wars. Moving between Chongqing, China and Langley, Virginia, this fast-paced spy thriller revolves around a plot by the Chinese government to seize the edge on global power by undermining the U.S. economy. [...]
 
Book: BENEATH YELLOW CLAY by Robert Mitchell
FOR FIFTEEN HUNDRED YEARS THE TOMB OF THE CHINESE GENERAL HAD REMAINED HIDDEN BENEATH THE PALE YELLOW CLAY OF SHANXI PROVINCE. It lay undisturbed until a twelve-year-old boy fell through the roof. He kept its secret. Fifteen years later, now living in Australia, he tells his friend Charlie of the terror he felt when he had crashed down among the grave goods. Charlie convinces him that they should [...]
 
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 Angel in Paradise - Outdoor Days from L.A. to the Lost Coast of California (Lost Angel Adventures) by Linda Ballou
Escape with Linda Ballou as she takes you on her favorite power-packed outdoor days along the sun-splashed California Coast from Malibu to Mendocino. Let your spirit free strolling long stretches of sand in solitude. Breathe deeply of the restorative energy of fern forests shaded by towering redwood giants. Kick-start creativity while meandering among flower-infused meadows, listening to wind [...]
 
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: Postcards from the Wasteland by Aaron Aaronson
Nihil wanders through his days, going wherever it is his steps take him. Through his journeys he encounters characters and situations bizarre, confusing, confounding, somber, surreal, painful, pitiful, pathetic, inconceivable, astonishing and absurd. But still, in this short novel, Nihil continues walking his steps, and all that he sees, all of it just postcards from the wasteland, leading to [...]
 
Book: Jonny Plumb and the Lost City of Amaranta by Kim Wheeler
Jonny Plumb's Silver Space Ship 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 Rottweiler companions. Join Jonny as he discovers the secret, never seen nor heard of, hidden city of Amaranta. Meet its inhabitants, the Beings of Pure Light, and the [...]
 
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
This pre-dystopian saga tells of all the world's horses' sudden disappearance. This mass vanishing of an entire world species begins this epic tale of an apocalyptic possibility. It's told through the experiences of a young woman and those in her immediate circle. They face a worldwide crisis never imagined likely. It thrusts Elle back into the stress-filled mental state resulting from a previous [...]
 
Book: Eldorado by Jay Allan Storey
Lost and alone in the desolate wasteland that was once suburbia. 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 [...]
 
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 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: 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 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 Transmigrant - The Lost Years of Jesus (a novel) by Kristi Saare Duarte
What if Jesus was just an ordinary boy searching for enlightenment? This award-winning novel re-imagines Jesus's epic life, and in particular, the eighteen years not mentioned in the Bible. In the year 8 AD, five-year-old Yeshua receives a visit from two mysterious strangers who predict he will bring a message of peace to the world. Oblivious of the prophecy, Yeshua grows up yearning to be a [...]
 
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: 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: 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
Reigan, a young neurologist from Shanghai discovers a naked woman in the morgue of his hospital, her skin is completely covered in fish scales. Desperate to be cured of her rare disease, the mysterious patient unveils a terrible secret she has carried for decades. Her revelation shatters his world, as she begins to recap her tragic, horrifying memories. Within the next 24 hours while a great [...]
 


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