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A Man of Few Words
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,270. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2009 by Peaks Island Press. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
A lighthearted look at the critical events in Jane Austen's famous novel from the perspective of Fitzwilliam Darcy.
Onyx Ops: The Paladin Papers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Masters of black ops ruthlessly navigate today’s globalization. From World War II; to the Cuban Revolution and the Kennedy assassination; through the CIA’s Operation Phoenix and the oil fields of Vietnam; it leads into today’s Afghanistan. Must-read, fast-paced fiction with high-impact insights into the geopolitics of global resources. You will think about this long after you put it down
Tacit Alumni: 09/11/11
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Series: The Paladin Papers, Book 2. Price: $1.14 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
In a world of Global Jihad, it is September 11, 2011, the tenth anniversary of 9/11. From downtown Washington DC to Area 51 to Somalia and the Gulf of Aden, “Paladin” and his high-tech Onyx Ops team is commemorating this tragic event in their own special way. Follow the masters of global black operations at Onyx Ops as they orchestrate new technologies in the relentless hunt for terrorists.
411: Cybergeddon
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Series: The Paladin Papers, Book 4. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It is April 11th - "411". A cyber attack is underway that eclipses "911". It targets the most vulnerable aspects of American society. PALADIN's ONYX OPS team must find the master cyber-terrorist, identify his sponsors and deliver justice. A fast-paced, fact-based examination of today's high-tech threats in today's high-tech world.
New Orleans Nostalgia - Ponchartrain Beach
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Price: $1.04 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
In 1928, when Harry Batt, Sr. opened Ponchartrain Beach, a New Orleans dynasty was born. Until it was shuttered for good in 1983, “The Beach” captured the imagination of generations. But now, in the mid-1950’s, while Walt Disney was just embarking on his vision of family entertainment, Harry had it all down pat at a long time ago. . . Enjoy a stroll down memory lane to a simpler time. . .
THE GENOME KUNSTLER
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,440. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
exerpt from "Homunculus'
Vintage Reading: From Plato to Bradbury: A Personal Tour of Some of the World's Best Books
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Vintage Reading brings eighty of the world's most unforgettable books out from behind the high castle walls, lowers the drawbridge, and welcomes readers inside. With lively and concise commentary, award-winning author Robert Kanigel throws an arm around the reader and becomes the tour guide to classics, best-sellers, lesser-known greats, and everything in-between.
Cranford
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 84,060. Language: French. Published: March 22, 2011 by Editions de L'Herne. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Dans ces salons fleuris, il est question d’amour, de pouvoir, d’échecs et de réussites, mais c’est avant tout un tableau des mœurs et des coutumes de son époque, un héritage. à travers des chapitres au suspens haletant (le roman est publié à l’origine en feuilleton), Gaskell trace une chronique acérée de la vie de province aussi universelle qu’intemporelle.
The Time Baroness
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Series: The Time Mistress, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011 by Leaping Tall Buildings Productions LLC. Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
It started out as such a simple experiment: time-travel to Jane Austen’s England, live a quiet, rural life as a woman of independent means, observe and notate. I never thought I would fall in love or... end up planning a prison break! When did everything go so terribly wrong? October 24, 1820 - Dr. Cassandra Reilly
What He Would Not Do: Mr. Darcy's Tale Continues
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Series: Pride and Prejudice Untold, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Mr. Darcy's tale began with "To Have His Cake (and Eat It Too)", the amorous, provocative, and entertaining adaptation of Jane Austen's "Pride and Prejudice". This equally tantalizing story focuses upon the Darcys’ first years of marriage. It explores the trials and tribulations of marriage between two decidedly determined individuals and begs the question, "Does anyone really ever change?"