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A Walking Tour of Willimantic, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 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 Willimantic, Connecticut 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 Walking Tour of Windsor, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 2, 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 Windsor, Connecticut 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 Walking Tour of Bridgeport, Connecticut
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: March 6, 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 Bridgeport, Connrcticut 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.
Nutmegger
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,250. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jed Hopkins hopes to spend his summer in Litchfield, Conn., writing a novel, but instead he gets involved with two neighbors who run a Robin Hood–esque nonprofit, stealing from weekenders' gardens and sell the vegetables at the farmer's market. “Nutmegger”—which means someone from Connecticut—is breezy and clever, a garden party of a book.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.
As Long As We Both Shall Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Liz Dalton's world was coming apart but she refused to surrender. This short work was named a finalist for Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
The Birthday Gift
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,720. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
On Cole's fifth birthday, he falls in love with three-day old Jerica, the girl next door.  When she is two, her family moves away.  Twenty-two years later, they are reunited.  Will Cole reveal that he's fallen in love with her again?  And will Jerica feel the same?
Jonah's Bride
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Jonah Hunter returned home to be with his dying father. He didn't plan on his father's dying wish, that Jonah take a bride. As the village healer, Tessa Bradford has spent many days caring for Jonah's dad, butwhen Jonah proposes, she must decide whether his offer was made out of love or because his father needs her care. She has to know if there is more than passion drawing them together.
Connecticut the Prospect: Minor League Baseball in the Nutmeg State
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 60,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Connecticut has a fruitful history in professional baseball. The three major league clubs from Hartford, New Haven, and Middletown proved the Nutmeg State's immediate interest in the national pastime. This piece will travel from the late 19th century to 2011 and discover Connecticut's vital role in the creation and continuation of minor league baseball. Cover Picture: Reenactment by Newtown SVBB
The Search: An Account of the Fort Road Tragedy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,820. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
This book relates the tragic tale of the author's search for his step-mother and sister, who went missing during the devastating 1938 hurricane in Watch Hill, RI. The book is a detailed, first-hand, contemporary eyewitness account of the rescue and recovery effort in southwestern RI and nearby Connecticut. Its 100 or so pages contain over two dozen photographs, many of them taken by the author.