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First Impressions
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Price: Free! Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2010 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Quitman County Prison
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,600. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a minimalist style reminiscent of Hemingway and a voice like Sam Spade, investigative journalist Alan Meriwether narrates a story from his files. In 1977 in rural South Georgia an interview with a convicted arsonist and murderer leads to a personal and highly dangerous vendetta to prove the innocence of the mentally challenged young convict. Others try to stop Meriwether at any cost.
Fatal Tryst
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,410. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Thrown Together: A Novel of Love in a Turbulent Time
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The world seems to be coming apart. Into the stew of chaos, a mix of characters are thrown together. Matthew Boyer--just back from the war; Amy St. Clair--disenchanted with her conventional marriage. From the paddies of the Mekong Delta, the classrooms of Ohio State, the teeming meadows of Woodstock, cross-country highways, and the flowerchild world of Frisco, their search for meaning swirls.
Prince Henry St Clair and the Voyage to the New World in 1398
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Price: $3.68 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Did a Scottish nobleman lead an expedition to America nearly 100 years before Columbus? Mounting evidence suggests that in 1398 'Prince' Henry St Clair, Earl of Orkney, visited Nova Scotia and even established a colony there.
The Graves of the Golden Bear: Ancient Fortresses and Monuments of the Ohio Valley
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
From the earliest maps of the Gulf of Mexico by the Spanish explorers to the beginning of the 20th century, claims were made that a Welsh prince named Madoc brought thousands of colonists to North America centuries before Columbus. Find out how a 18th Century map and an inscription on an ancient fortress wall will make you doubt what you learned in history class.
The Woman who Rewrote History
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Price: Free! Words: 16,570. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Luisa Isabel Álvarez de Toledo, 21st Duchess of Medina Sidonia, was known as the Red Duchess for her political views and imprisoned by Franco during Spain´s fascist dictatorship. She found evidence in her family's archive that much of Spain's accepted history had been 'cleaned up'. To preserve the archive for posterity she married her secretary on her deathbed, disinheriting her children.
Look Up, Columbus! A Walking Tour of Columbus, Ohio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,810. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Columbus, Ohio is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
A Thanksgiving Parody
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,380. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
One thanksgiving season, Timmy's teacher made an assignment give a presentation about the first Thanksgiving. Timmy got up and began to speak in a sing-songy voice. This was Timmy’s version of the story:
The Foundation Years of Elijah Muhammad 1958-1962 (Vol. 1 & 2)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 96,810. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012 by Secretarius MEMPS. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Exegesis & Hermeneutics
In the early days, when there was no Muhammad Speaks newspaper, which had become the official newspaper of the Nation of Islam, Elijah Muhammad submitted articles to various local papers for publication. Some of these newspapers were the Herald Dispatch, Amsterdam News, The Crusader and the Pittsburgh Courier. Many of the truths in them are not being taught today. By Far, a Collectors Item!