Books tagged: beach reading

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Calypso: Stories of the Caribbean
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,260. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Love and loss, sex and skullduggery, conquests, failures, foibles – these are the elements of calypso, the stories in song that personify the islands of the West Indies. These stories set in that most idyllic of places also tell of buried treasure, kidnapping, sea monsters, parrot lust and the dangers of breaking Christmas tradition.
Girl-Shaped Shadows - A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Eleven-year old Isobel and her aunt, Marmalee, do everything they can to avoid the sunlight – fearful of skin cancer and suntans – yet they find themselves unavoidably drawn to the beach near their home one sunny June day by the very people they abhor most: the Normals. The lure? The Mrs. Johnson, Marmalee’s new love-interest. The problem? Isobel’s nemesis: Mrs. Johnson’s daughter Chloe.
Barefoot Girls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 169,880. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When her hometown newspaper reviews Hannah O’Brien’s newly released novel, the nature of her book is called into question when the reviewer suggests it is a memoir depicting her neglectful alcoholic mother – Keeley O’Brien Cohen, the most beloved of the Barefoot Girls - a little too accurately for fiction, citing rumors rather than sources. Mother and daughter estranged, Hannah's life unravels.
Sun on the Rocks - All-Girl - The Malibu Case.
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Series: Sun on the Rocks, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
'Sun on the Rocks' is a breezy, hip, All-Girl Series specializing in the trivial pursuit. In 'The Malibu Case', twenty five year old teleoperator Clarity Nice, establishes a state wide referendum in California on public and workplace nudity, outsmarting Malibu city police Officer Packwood, even in the premises of Stevenson Garden Products, the company where Clarity works as teleoperator.
Champagne and Lemon Drops: A Blueberry Springs Chick Lit Contemporary Romance
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Series: Blueberry Springs, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
One woman. Two men. One meddling small town. Raised by her older sister in the small town of Blueberry Springs, all Beth Wilkinson wants is to create a family so big she’ll never be alone. Things are going great until her accountant fiancé, Oz, throws their life in the air, sending her on a journey of discovery paved with choices--including whether to return to her old life.
Turkey Ranch Road Rage--The 3rd Jolene Jackson Mystery
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Series: Jolene Jackson Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
No matter how she tries to escape her Texas roots--and her mother--Jolene finds herself dragged back to Kickapoo to deal with both. This time, there’s an RV park going in behind Lucille’s house and she's joined up with a dubious group in town to save the horny toads to stop it. Protest rallies are exploding, rabbit chow is raining down on Main Street and somebody's got a bad case of Turkey Ranch