Books tagged: california

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 504 results (Try using more keywords)

Midnight Departure
By
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 72,750. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Midnight Departure is an action/thriller set against the backdrop of building the bullet train in California. Greed, deception and corruption are the unfortunate consequences of a loosely-supervised $100,000,000,000 cookie jar filled with taxpayer money. Bob Jones relishes the deputy director position his mentor Tom Bates offered him--until he begins to uncover the corruption.
Corona
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,130. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2013 by Sibling Rivalry Press. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Razia Mirza is a Pakistani woman from Corona, Queens, who grew up in a tight Muslim community surrounding the first Sunni masjid built in New York City. When a rebellious streak leads to her ex-communication, she decides to hit the road.
Belmont
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,390. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
"Belmont" is a story about Sophia Corvo, one of the characters in "The Garden of the World." It depicts her journey to see her mother at a tuberculosis sanatorium in the early years of past century.
Guessing Game
By
You set the price! Words: 58,410. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
From early childhood, Dana Bowman has entertained family with her predictions of coming events. As time goes by, Dana “sees” tragic things happening to famous people. She stops predicting anything except mundane, ordinary events. This prevents serious consequences...for a while. But what will happen to her life and heart when those consequences catch up with her? (Contains sexual love scenes)
Blood Borne Connections
By
Price: $7.06 USD. Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Fifteen-year-old Tatiana leaves an orphanage in Czechoslovakia with four other girls for a new start in America, where they are promised a better life. Less than a month later, Tatiana and the others are forced into prostitution. Blood Borne Connections is a fictional thriller about the Mafia, human sex trafficking, and the ability to survive against all the odds.
El Lazo - The Clint Ryan Series
By
Series: Clint Ryan, Book 5 ยท Western, Book 14. Price: Free! Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
1840's Alta California is on the verge of revolution. The Mexicans struggle to keep their gracious life-style, the Indians have sworn to defend their tribal heritage. America is determined to reach the shores of the Pacific. In this turbulent land comes John Clinton Ryan, an adventurer, a seaman, a man who must learn the ways of the vaquero if he is to survive.
Circumstances
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 72,510. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Suffused with intense emotion, Circumstances will take you on a journey into the lives of two sisters, Sarah and Christine Hammond. When Christine is abducted and vanishes, the police find evidence that convinces her loved ones that she is dead. Sarah is forced to deal with the loss of the only family she has, and Christine’s baby daughter.
Ameri-scares California: From the Pit
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,020. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Can ancient, unknown creatures surface in your own backyard? Twelve-year-old Pablo has lived in a small California desert town his whole life, and the sticky black tar puddle by the corral fence has been little more than a nuisance to walk around. When an earthquake cracks open the bottom of the puddle and mysterious rock-like eggs begin floating to the top, Pablo has a mystery to solve.
Charles Manson The Ancestry Of A Mass Murderer
By
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Numerous true crime books have been published about the crimes of serial killer Charles Manson. My ebook differs from these types of books. I have written about the maternal and paternal genealogy of Manson's biological father, his stepfather, and his mother. I hope that readers will enjoy finding out about his roots in Kentucky. His family history can also be traced to OH, NC, NY, WVA, and VA.
Murder in California
By
Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,140. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A stolen pistol plopping into the pool beside Dodie, former starlet, announces another murder, this time in California where she is staying with her wealthy ex-husband, Joe Broughton, in his house overlooking the Pacific. She becomes aware of several tensions and jealousies among the neighbours. So which could be the murderer? Or is it an escaped con, brother of a Mexican maid?