Books tagged: calgary

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Burning Sands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » History » War
(5.00)
Before the catastrophic BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico all earth was threatened by the oil disaster in the Persian Gulf — over 700 oil wells were set on fire by Saddam Hussein. It was predicted it would take decades to extinguish them. This is the true story of the heroic men who set a world record in killing those wild wells in just five months and saved the earth from toxic fallout
Evening the Score
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » General
Having just returned from vacation, theatre manager Kate Carpenter expects life to return to normal. Instead she gets a flooded concert hall, an international piano competition, the arrival of her old college flame, along with his family, a visit from her mother and a dead body hanging from the second balcony of her theatre.
For Signs and for Seasons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A diverse collection of essays on the cycle of Jewish holy days. Each explores the interplay between the Torah and its interpretations by diverse types of personalities, ideologies and historical events. Written from a non-dogmatic perspective by an expert in Judaism, the essays were originally newspaper columns; they are designed to entertain and educate a wide audience with Segal's witty style.
Backlash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00)
An enemy bent on revenge seeks vengeance on those that in his warped mind, have done him wrong,in this case the Toths and their spy friends. He will use anyone even the innocent, to achieve his goal as he follows our group of operatives from Europe to Calgary, where our intrepid group seeks refuge in a rural fortress and witness his hellish retribution.
Brother's Keeper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Vince Maguire, life as an expat journalist in Warsaw is an easy glide — until the dark world of his estranged brother intrudes. Teddy's in trouble, but is he victim or villain? Is he even alive? The answers are in the frozen oilfields of northern Canada — a new wild west where the normal rules of behavior don’t apply. In the end, who really needs to be saved, the seeker or the sought?
Sins of the Mother, a kate carpenter mystery
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
It’s strange how something as simple as a knock on the door can change your life completely – and not necessarily for the better. Kate Carpenter has had a busy year, what with moving in with her boyfriend, Cam, dealing with visits from ex-boyfriends – not to mention job stress, as she keeps finding dead bodies all over the theatre she manages. And then comes the knock on the door.
Grace Awakening Dreams and Power
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,790. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Fourteen year old Grace doesn’t know it yet, but she’s been around for three thousand years waiting to fulfill her destiny to become one of the Three Graces of Greek Mythology. Forces are battling for her love, her body and her destiny. Now all she needs to do is survive the war.
Wind: Book one of the 360 series
Series: The 360 Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00)
Seventeen year old Nicky Barrett has woken to find herself in a world that is not her own. All alone in a land that is reminiscent of the old west and full of characters that have arrived there throughout time, she must decide who she can trust and how she’s going to survive
Wish Me from the Water
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,750. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction
(3.50)
A young boy commits suicide. The town folk believe it was another result of bullying but two brothers discover the truth and decide to take matters into their own hands. (Warning: This novel contains material some may find disturbing).
Floods In Alberta
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Canadian Poetry, Nonfiction » History » North America
A non-comprehensive collection of poetry inspired from the floods that much of Alberta experienced in the summer of 2013. Written by an Albertan affected by the flooding.