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Mia Ryan And Her Fearless Cat, Angel-Boy in: Tea, Cupcakes, and the Great Ant Famine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,760. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Mia Ryan and her cat Angel-Boy were enjoying their tea party when all of a sudden one of the cupcakes sprouted legs and ran out of the house. After chasing the cupcake, Mia Ryan learns about the Great Ant Famine from her newest little friend Anthony the Ant. Read about the choices Mia Ryan makes to help Anthony and the rest of his friends.
The Ninth Wave: A Novel of Ireland
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 119,300. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A tragic love story, an unsolved murder, a coded Famine diary, missing treasures - can a beautiful attorney and a defrocked priest solve a 150-year-old mystery?
The Barefoot Queen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Desperate Times Call for Desperate Measures Grace O’Malley takes matters into her own hands, risking her love…her life. Owen O’Donnell views the ‘Deer Stalker’ as a Robin Hood to the starving villagers. Lord Rushmount has vowed to stop the poacher one way or another. Grace knows the perils facing them all, but cannot pull back…maddening one man…thrilling another.
In Sunshine Or In Shadow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,820. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2010 by Highland Press Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
If you adore the stormy heroes of 'Wuthering Heights' and 'Jane Eyre' (and who doesn't?) you'll be entranced by Cynthia Owens' passionate story of Ireland after the Great Famine, and David Burke--a man from America with a hidden past and a secret name. Only one woman, the fiery, luscious Siobhán, can unlock the bonds that imprison him. Highly recommended for those who love classic romance.
The Land, the Crow, the Wind.
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Price: Free! Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A unique reflection on the devastating Irish Famine – as seen through the eyes of the Land, the Crow and the Wind …
The Book of Revelation Unveiled
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Price: Free! Words: 30,820. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Is the book of Revelation relevant today? Is it possible to understand it?
Prelude One: Death as a Boy (A "Keeping Up With the Deadlanders" Prequel)
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Price: Free! Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
This short story is one of three that chronicles the early days Famine, the 250 year old dead teen ager, and his family of Death Omens. This tale introduces The (Grim) Reaper and his brother, The Ankou, as they bring Famine into The Deadlands, the realm of Death. The full length novel "Keeping Up With the Deadlanders" is coming soon from The Twisted Library Press.
A Cottage In Donegal, Mary Doherty's Story
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
"A Cottage in Donegal" opens in 1919 with a rural Irish woman chronicling her husband's death and burial. In the depth of grief she feels the need to record everything so that she will not forget him. Mary is an old woman, with over eighty years of experiences and memories. Her story draws the reader into a 19th century Irish country woman’s life. The book is written in memoir form.
Budding Magic (The O'Byrne Daughters - Book One)
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Series: The O'Byrne Daughters, Book 1 · The O'Byrne, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 113,580. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ireland – 1838 Aine and Keegan set up magical devices which would aid the Irish during the famine. Before these protections were finished, Keegan was murdered. On the day her seventh daughter is born, Aine activates the magical devices with Birth magic, and then Death—her death magic. Shocked, the daughters find themselves orphaned with mysterious magic working around them.
It's Just Magic! (The O'Byrne Daughters - Book Two)
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Series: The O'Byrne Daughters, Book 2 · The O'Byrne, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,050. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Ireland 1838: The O'Byrne daughter's evil Aunt had been defeated by her own hand. Now, they must rescue Celeste, set Captain Brewster’s brother and cousin free, find Davy’s people, find out whose little bones were in the evil room, and free their cousin from his evil mother’s influences. What of their Aunt? Should they rescue her as well? Even if they wanted to... could they?