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Viking Blood 3 "Revenge"
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Series: Viking Blood, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,990. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Third book in the "Viking Blood" series by Marianne Slot. A story of vengeance, friendships, and love. Four years have passed and Hauge’s mother Aasa has married Sven. The men travel to the winter market, where many a good deal is done. Once again Hauge meets his Christian friend Hannibal. But they are brutally attacked and many die. Hauge is made chieftain and can finally avenge his father.
Priestess of the Aegean--Book One: Fortuna's Magic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,550. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
In 500BC, on the Aegean island of Chios, a stranger abandons a newborn on the doorstep of a seafaring sorcerer’s home. Will Fortuna escape slavery in the malachite mines, and an arranged marriage to the vile Themistocles? With the help of Spartacus, her dog, can she harvest enough fortunetelling mandrake roots in time to stop the Persians from annihilating Greek democracy?
The Tale of Lucia Grandi, the Early Years
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Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 124,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Brook House Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
When an old woman is asked to tell the story of her life, she tells an intense and poignant tale about growing up in and surviving a warring suburban family during the 1950s and '60s. Told in breathtakingly beautiful prose, this is a powerful and timeless story of a dying woman's courageous attempt to come to terms with her past and the troubled family that dominated it.
The Serpent's Sage
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,570. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
During the unusually hot summer of l964, in the small, North Carolina coastal town of Sally's Beach, a spoiled young boy finds himself fascinated by the bizarre spiritual beliefs of an elderly black woman performing as a snake-eater at the county fair, and risks his life and his own beliefs in trying to rescue her from the degrading life as a side-show freak.
Freedom Does Matter
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Series: Mercenaries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,420. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Mid-summer before her sophomore year at college, Beckie Sverdupe is grooming her horse when she receives horrifying news: her fiancé Ian Jamse has been shot. Her quest to gain justice—or revenge—for Ian reveals a conspiracy to incite the final Mideast war by killing thousands at iconic Wembley Stadium in London.
Roastmaster (A Coffee Novel)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The seventh sister in a coffee family is uprooted from Kansas City and travels to a coffee farm in Costa Rica to become a Roastmaster. Eighteen years later, Capri is connected to her dead aunt through a surreal sense of smell. Roastmaster is a heart-tugging story about family bonds, sisters, coffee and the never-ending love of parent and child—“A perfect mother-daughter or book club read.”