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Price: $0.99 USD. Approx. 3,940 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories.
Tough bits of gritty hard boiled action. And it is always about a girl. The Burning Thing - 1300 words One Man has Murder in his heart and is determined to make things right. The Last Little Bit of the Dream - 1450 words The other may have more of his blood on the floor, than in his veins. My Touch is Deadly - 190 words Poem length bit.
Price: $5.99 USD. Approx. 115,570 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General.
When Susanna Miller loses custody of her eleven-month-old son, she goes on the run with the baby, only to discover that she's traded one sort of danger for another. Equal parts family drama, love story, and thriller, The Escape Artist is the poignant story of a mother's unbreakable bond with her child and the resiliency of a love that transcends distance and time.
Price: $5.99 USD. Approx. 21,730 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Business Management.
Straight-forward guide on how to succeed and be promotable in life as well as work. It draws on stories and analogies from over 20 years of experience which the reader can relate.
Price: $5.99 USD. Approx. 29,920 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » European.
In 1854, Wilhelm F. Kempe, 26, and his sister Auguste, 20, left their native Kingdom of Saxony in Europe for a new home in Texas. Remaining in Saxony were their aging, widowed father and a 10-year-old sister and an 8-year-old brother. Their letters to Wilhelm tell, often painfully, of the emotional toll this disruption took on the lives of family and friends who remained in the Fatherland.
Price: $1.99 USD. Approx. 4,490 words. Language: Spanish. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General.
Dot Knight and her Sunday school class visit the local migrant workers camp to invite them to revival at the Baptist church. The object is to fill a pew and make points for the pious Miss Dot with the preacher. The children have no trouble communicating because of recognition of common hardships and play. But Miss Dot makes a mess of both languages and is sent on her way.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 33,910 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American.
Roger Craig's fourth novel but the first of his “Magician’s” series, brings together a quartet of diverse entertainers who live together as a family. Readers will cheer their successes and sympathize with their failures . Eric Hightower is a magician and a lawyer who at one time or another drowns both careers in alcohol.
Price: $2.99 USD. Approx. 66,220 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region.
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What would you do if you realised that you had finally become too fat to wear your dad’s pants? Pete Hepworth got his bike out and hit the trails of New Zealand, promptly suffering the indignity of being overtaken by some Danish pensioners. Along the way he met the cast of the Lord of the Rings movie in a seedy tattoo parlour in Wellington and many small marsupials with poor road sense.
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 41,830 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills.
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D. D. Scott, a Writer's Go-To-Gal for Muse Therapy, is treating you and your muses to the book version of her wildly successful Muse Therapy Online Classes and Live Workshops. Muse Therapy utilizes fun and fabulous tools to inject life into writers’ tired and/or stressed out muses. It's time to analyze your muses’ funks then learn how to rein in and reign over your creative divas.
Price: $5.99 USD. Approx. 104,000 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General.
A dazzling star compels Melchior, Gaspar and Balthazar to begin a journey. From the bamboo forests of China to the hidden city of Petra, from the summits of Arabia to the searing sands of Ethiopia, the Magi will battle supernatural forces, treachery and the fist of Rome to reach Bethlehem. But with blood and betrayal their constant companions, the Magi wonder if they journey to destiny, or death?
Price: $3.99 USD. Approx. 89,250 words. Language: English. Published on October 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General.
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Recently divorced, homeless, and unemployed, Paige is in desperate need of a role model. She agrees to be the subject of her daughter's high-school sociology experiment - living according to Barbie for twelve weeks. (Yes, that Barbie!) In the process, feminist skeptic Paige may finally become a strong, independent woman for the first time in her life. And maybe even meet her Ken.