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Puzzles and Jokes by Zut Moon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
So you like to do fun stuff so I hear. I’m glad you found me. This is a collection of puzzles and jokes that I wrote as Zut Moon This is just a sample of the crazy antics you will find me up to now and again. I do hope you will get some entertainment value from this collection. To get this book free, e-mail me for the code. Please leave me a review if you would be so kind.
A Difficult Passage
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 56,670. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Life on the Canadian prairies in the 1930s and 40s had special challenges. The Great Depression drove Fred Stone from early retirement back to the farm with his young wife and two sons: Fred Jr. and Stan. Poverty, vicious winds, blistering to frigid temperatures, and dust storms ravaged the prairies. Crops failed. Then came an unpredictable change in circumstances. Things got immeasurably worse!
Ayne
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,930. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Blake Calder returns to Greenoch, where he was stationed during the start of WWII, looking for some answers. While he tries to find the internal strength to face those answers, he recalls his time in the war, the events leading up to it, and how his war ended.
The Correct Way to Walk
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 33,710. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 by Newave Publishers. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Like the triptychs of Hieronymus Bosch that once adorned the altars of European churches, Bob Wakulich's literary triptych blends reality and psychedelia with humorous overtones. This is more than parody. Each panel of the triptych is a self-contained yarn ... that will leave you laughing.
Rare Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,940. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
"A brilliant sci-fi thriller right down to the last nano-particle...So far, the best read I have had in 2012." - TBR topbookreviewers.com "...the suspense, high-tech intrigue and writing style of the author is very Crichton-like. A great page-turner with fascinating information about the "rare earth" gold rush our planet, and universe, are beginning to witness." - The Word is Out
Rails & Rooms - A Timeless Canadian Journey
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
From Halifax to Victoria, clear across Canada, Dave Preston rode the rails, exploring what was once the most popular mode of transport in the country. Days and nights spent rollicking across the amazing and diverse geography of Canada were punctuated by stays at some of the country's oldest and most prestigious hotels; those built by the railway companies to entice the most affluent of travellers.
The Purest Treasure - The Homicide Files (A Lincoln Munroe Novella, #2)
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Series: The Homicide Files - Lincoln Munroe Novellas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a body washes up on shore near a popular beach town, it isn't the cause of death that catches the attention of Detective Lincoln Munroe, it's something the victim had in his pocket: a British gold coin dated 1798. In Lincoln's mind, there is only one possible source: a barrel of gold lost to the waters of Lake Erie during the War of 1812.
The Case of the Broken Heart
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You set the price! Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Plays » Canadian
A smooth talking American evangelist is building a church in a small town outside Vancouver and drops dead in the middle of a sermon. Many people who know and serve him have a motive to kill him. Was it murder or heart disease?