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Looking Through The Mist
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,440. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2009 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Romantic mystery with a twist... Psychic Jessica Wilder was a consultant for the FBI until she suffered burnout. She starts a new life for herself. Suddenly, the visions are back with a vengeance — children are being kidnapped. How can she not try to save the children? Detective Jonathan Lansing doesn't believe in psychics. Can the woman in front of him help? Or is she involved?
The Zoo
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,240. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Margarita Brown is a seven-year-old girl who wakes from a coma to find herself unable to speak or hear... until she visits the Bronx Zoo where the voice of a giraffe penetrates her silent world. Part contemporary literary novel and part supernatural fantasy, “The Zoo” is an exploration of a girl’s awakening to a world that is filled with both brutality and beauty.
TORCELLO: Reflections on an Affirmative Path 3
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
This third and final collection of this set of free-verse poetry addresses having arrived after heading even further down life's road. As the title suggests these pieces serve as the springboard for a new departure, not only for mid-lifers, but for all who seek insight, awareness, inspiration and positive encouragement.
Welcome Home
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,020. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
WELCOME HOME is a book of beginnings, where to start. After we run here and there in our travels and escapades, we finally return to the only place where we are sure of ourselves and know our needs. WELCOME HOME is a return to “home, where the heart is,” back to basics, and core of our values.
Mortally Immortal
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,280. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
Mortally Immortal merges all six volumes of autobiographically inspired poetic literature. This book is crowded with rhythmic memories and sensational experiences. He addresses morality, spirituality, fundamentalism and individualism. Lawren strategically places a gambit of additional topics into the book that offer the reader a finalizing bonus regarding this magnificent well produced archive.
A Christmas Vow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
~A Spicy Novella~ Shanda Bratton harbors a secret love for Chris, but will he ever see her as anything other than a kid he’s known all his life? Five years her senior, Chris Milano knew she was too young for his attentions, until the day she came home from college. His desire for Shanda never vanished. Looking into her eyes, he knows this Christmas will be unforgettable.
Tinnemaha Creek
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Wildlife vs. human rights clash when a cougar approaches two young girls searching for wildflowers near the eastern slopes of the Sierra Nevadas. Cobra Stevens, wildlife biologist, must restore peace out of chaos that erupts between the ranchers who form a hunter's coalition and the animal rights advocates. And what of the cougar? Will he be the ultimate loser?
From the Ashes of Courage
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Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 53,080. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Gail Bishop is a headstrong, driven, single-minded businesswoman, a successful independent professional at only 29 years old. But she still feels empty. Eddie Chase is a fun-loving real-estate agent who made a mint in the boom market, now fast running out of money. And their friends set them up on a blind date, unaware that many years ago, they were once married to each other...
Beside The Brook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,200. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Kirsten takes a job in the idyllic Marlborough Sounds, caring for a seven year old girl. Sarah is a bright child, but her overbearing Grandmother, has ideas for her grandchild that Kirsten does not agree with. To make things worse Kirsten is faced with Sarah's often absent father Jamie and her roguish uncle Tyler. Drawn in, Kirsten soon finds there is more to their story than meets the eye.
Riding The Hurricane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2010 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
Cassie finds herself alone for the first time. Half way between an adult daughter, and a husband she cannot go back to. She decides she belongs to neither, and meets the colourful Louise and her son Nick, who help her find what she needs to make a life in Christchurch. As Cassie finds her feet she faces a past that will not leave her alone, and a man who wants more than she is willing to give.