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The Book of Changes
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
“Beast” comes to Berkeley in 1971, a time of political upheaval, hallucinogenic drugs, abundant sex, and down-and-dirty rock n roll. On his quest for meaning he hangs out with a Harley-riding dwarf, a pre-goth artists' model, a sorority girl turned nymphomaniac, and the heir to a family of French aristocrats with a bloody history. Book 3 of the California Quartet.
Las Vegas and Dune by Frank Herbert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Essay » Political
Nevada used to have a lot of petroleum as well as gold and silver. The obsession to mine brought riches to Nevada. Now investors around the world are excited again. Oil in Nevada means that oil would be discovered in a state where corporations have tax incentives. Oil companies are making plans with accountants. The desert is vast like Dune. Read Dune by Frank Herbert. Understand petroleum's power
Las Vegas Grandparents History
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,440. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Taxation / corporate
The New York City rescuers that went through the ruble at the World Trade Center retire all over the nations, but large groups of the men retire in Las Vegas to take advantage of the tax incentives. Las Vegas has no person income tax. Saving money on those taxes count. My mother sold a small house in California, only to buy a large house in Las Vegas near the hospitals and retirement homes.
Sierra Girls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Follow Gabriel Quinn as he hunts down the serial rapist who kidnapped his daughter. When Michelle disappears from her quiet neighborhood, the police find no evidence and seem to give up immediately. Her father believes Michelle is still alive, but he knows that her time is short. As her dad searches for her, Michelle seeks an escape from the broken down house in the mountains where she is trapped.
Killer Fate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Destiny DeGraff thought all she’d have to worry about on her 30th birthday was a few gray hairs. Instead, on the run from an assassin hired by her husband, she lands in Hope Springs, where she innocently uncovers a decades-old mystery and not so innocently gets involved with the two most eligible men in town. As the bodies pile up, the odds of Destiny seeing her 31st birthday seem sketchy at best.
Hothouse Gods
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,050. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Jimmy Breedlove has one goal: To escape his dead-end job, and unfulfilling relationship, for a fresh start far from his home in New Orleans. During a cross-country trip to deliver a friend's car to California, with the unexpected addition of sexy, free-spirited Sarah Rainbird, Jimmy's highway odyssey takes him through a series of increasingly unpredictable, offbeat, and dangerous situations.
Home Free
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,540. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When her marriage goes belly up and Alex Jordan finds herself back in her hometown of Minter, she figures the worst she’ll have to deal with is the fixer-upper house she’s stuck with and the unending disapproval of her mother. Instead, her brother and her high school crush end up on the wrong end of a murder investigation, and the only way Alex can help them is to team up with a convicted felon.
The Celebrated Sprinting Tree of the Calaveras Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Cantor Samuel Dos Parsecs of the St. Stanislaus Mega Temple and Casino Resort has a tale to tell about life, love, and how cheaters tried to prosper on the Calaveras Moon.
Classic Venezuelan Recipes
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Wingback Books. Category: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » Central American & South American
Jose de Silva puts together some of Venezuela's favourite recipes in this traditional cookbook that is full of South American flavour. Sample the delights of a classic Venezuelan kitchen with dips, sandwiches, pies and pot roasts. A delightful cookbook to bring the aroma and taste of South American into your home.
Califormication
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Series: 666ties, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
1969. The freewheeling, mind-opening sixties are disappearing down the throat of a vortex of hardlined isms, and in the land of manmade paradises, unmade paradises, and things you don’t talk about, the Ad Man is just doing his thing, man, wow, doing his Ad Thing, mesmerizing you into thinking you belong, or thinking you stand out, whatever it is you’re after, man. What’s everybody after?