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Dead On
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Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,740. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a scruffy ex-boxer picks up P.I. Deacon Bishop at the south Texas airport, Bishop worries that he's made a long trip for nothing. Because Leon Huggins doesn't look like he could pay a bar tab, let alone a detective's retainer. But Leon isn't the client--not at first, anyway. Leon's brother is supposed to be the client but then Eli Huggins ends up dead. Bishop can't walk away.
Deadly Sting: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
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Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2009 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It sounds like an easy job--trail a woman from the airport to her destination and call in where she went. In fact, the job sounds too easy for hardboiled P.I. Deacon Bishop. Still, he needs the money. So... Unfortunately, Bishop is right. Before he can say 'sting,' he's caught in a web of deadly redheads, angry terrorists, murder and... honeybees.
A Local’s Guide to Visiting and Living in Austin, Texas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 18,870. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2011 by Aberdeen Bay. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Austin is an eclectic city with a relaxed vibe and rich Texas flavor. Over the last few decades, Austin has transformed from a college town to a major city that receives national acclaim for its music and film festivals. The capital of the state of Texas and the self-proclaimed "live music capital of the world," Austin is becoming an increasingly desirable place to live and visit.
I Visited Heaven, But Lived In Hell
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Red Willow Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This book makes the perfect gift to send to any soldier, whether in active duty or retired. Follow the surprising life of Nelson Peregoy as he goes from very successful salesman to highly decorated Army combat pilot in Vietnam, to two-star general, to multimillionaire jet setter—to a drunk, broke, and homeless derelict who ends up spending three years in a federal psychiatric prison hospital
100 Free Things to do in ----Austin--- While Avoiding Bums and Hipsters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Complimentary. On the house. Gratis. Free of charge. The following book contains a less than comprehensive list of what Austin has to offer at no cost, just short of pulling up a park bench and making it your home. The list also avoids the spots that are overrun with people that are simply there for the sake of being seen at that place.
Haiku for Haters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 820. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2011 by Buttontapper Press. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Japanese Poetry
Perfect for those who hate to read wordy poetry, Austin-based author Laura Roberts' new HAIKU FOR HATERS ebook contains only 24 painless pages of 5-7-5s. Covering subjects as diverse as pop-star Prince to Chairman Mao and rowdy revolution, this is the first in the "Haiku for ____" series, with more coming soon; be sure to collect them all! (Print version available at Buttontapper.com.)
The Spectacular Simon Burchwood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Simon Burchwood's life is a complete disaster. His literary career is in shambles. When he learns that his ex-wife abruptly moves to Dallas with his children, he embarks on a crazy road trip with a nerdy coworker and a hitchhiking punk rock girl and discovers the inspiration he desperately needs for his new literary masterpiece. Take another trip with the one and only Simon Burchwood.
The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
'The Totally Biased Guide to Southern College Football' has all the info you need to mock and embarrass your arch-rival's football team and school. 18 Southern football teams from the SEC, ACC, and even two Texas schools are broken down and ripped apart in this satirical look at the greatest game/religion/passion of the South.
A Philosophical Essay on THE RIGHT TO LIVELIHOOD
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You set the price! Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Essay » Legal
introductory chapter extracted from B Mathew's book, "RIGHT TO LIVELIHOOD & EMPLOYMENT DISMISSALS."
Spirits of the Border: The History and Mystery of the Lone Star State
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 187,490. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
Ken Hudnall's "Spirits of the Border" series is an invaluable guide to ghost hunters and paranormal enthusiasts alike. Each volume allows the reader to explore the supernatural side of towns in the Southwest. In this edition, multiple paranormal event listings are presented for over Texas 260 cities. Tourists and locals are bound to find haunted tales no matter where they are in the region.