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The Nephilim Formula
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Horace Ponsonby, an extremely wealthy, somewhat crazy, elderly man is obsessed by a life-long interest in ‘the ancients’. A dream causes him to engage British-based Reggie Riffkin, PI, on an assignment which promises him a hefty and life-saving bonus. Reggie's PI business has been very slack of late, and he needs the cash. The job is not as straighforward as Reggie hoped it would be.
The Magic Pencil
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 38,720. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Malcolm Bakersfield's new classmate, Nia Stellar is "not your average girl." Exciting and fantastic events occur, seemingly to do with her and a scruffy, used pencil. Nia challenges Malc in many ways and he discovers new abilities and sides to himself. We join him in his quest to find the truth to to the power of the pencil. And, like him, we just may learn a lot about ourselves.
Besserwisser: A Novel (The Know-It-Alls)
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Price: Free! Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Munich, 1990: American expat slacker Gordy Ford poses as a top Hitler scholar, all to impress a girl. Stuck in his scam, Gordy soon thinks he's stumbled onto a shocking historical discovery that's made him the target of a wannabe Neo-Nazi and shady Russian mafia. There's dark and dry humor and a rowdy plot. Everyone's an impostor, and all get exposed despite their best efforts.
Eyewitness Accounts of the First World War: The Great War on Land, Sea and Air
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 190,830. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
Three firsthand accounts of "The Great War". E.R.M. Fryer was one of the very few British infantry officers to survive the war from beginning to end. Baron Edgar von Spiegel was a German U-boat captain. And Eddie Rickenbacker was the highest-scoring American fighter ace, flying Spads against the Richthofen sqaudrons.
Second Coming
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,860. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Evil is in the blood. The Holocaust ended over sixty years ago, but for one man it has only just begun. In modern day New York City, Jeffrey Mason has made it his mission to fulfill the prophecy of extermination put forth by his biological grandfather, Adolf Hitler. As the acts of terror against the Jewish community intensify, it is up to troubled NYPD detective John Sullivan, to stop him.
The Day the Flowers Died, a War World II Romance
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2009 by Ami Blackwelder. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
A Passion set in the time of prejudice. A novel about love and loss. The completed final edition. 1930 Munich. Two Lovers. Different Worlds. A Crumbling Country Book Taste Review: Ami Blackwelder paints her words in this gently narrated historical romance set in Munich, Germany early 1930. The scenes recreate pre-war Germany...
Finding My Father's War Revelations from the Red Cross Diary of an American POW in Nazi Germany
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,280. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
“This is the remarkable story of my father, Herbert Henry Miller, who was drafted into the army in August 1942.” So begins this book about an ordinary man thrust into extraordinary circumstances during World War II. The writer is Herbert Miller’s son, Robert, who discovered his father’s Red Cross war diary at the back of a drawer in the weeks following his 1994 death.
The Case of Einstein's Violin
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,310. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Ana Smyth inherits Albert Einstein's violin case and sells it on eBay, she suddenly finds herself dodging international spies. A tip that her long-dead father may be alive sends her racing through Europe to discover her family's past——and a lost formula for quantum gravity.
The Art of Acquiring: A Portrait of Etta & Claribel Cone
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
For four and a half decades, Etta and Claribel Cone roamed artists' studios and art galleries in Europe, building one of the largest, most important art collections in the world. In 1949, they awarded all their holdings to the Baltimore Museum of Art. In 2002, that collection was valued at nearly $1 billion, making them two of the most philanthropic art collectors of our age. This is their story.
The Losing Role
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,330. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In the last winter of World War II a failed German actor, Max Kaspar, is forced to join a desperate secret mission in which he must impersonate an enemy American officer. So Max cooks up his own fanatical plan -- he'll use his false identity to escape tyranny and war and flee to the America he'd once abandoned.