Books tagged: greyhounds

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Off To Hollywood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,080. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
OFF TO HOLLYWOOD is the madcap adventures of three lovable greyhounds who travel to Hollywood so Precious Princess (P.P.) also known as the Diva can appear in a movie and become a star. They encounter a stranger with a gun, ghosts that follow Faun (The Nut), the reappearance of “Scar” (Libby’s nemeses), Aeolos an old love, their great escape, and the rescuing of Gumdrop, the Presidents dog.
Off The Track
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
1St Prize Winner - Royal Palm Literary Award – It's been compared to Aesop Fables - mad-cap lives of three lovable greyhounds: Libby, a sensible, retired, champion racing greyhound. Her adopted sisters: Precious Princess nicknamed P.P., was a pampered beauty queen & diva, saves a mans life, wakes up in the pound & Fawn who is affectionately called Nut who is the cause of all kinds of mayhem.
Charlie, Chester And The Amazing Chuckles ( In The Case Of The Purloined Poodle)
Price: Free! Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Our hero Charlie Parker adopts a greyhound puppy from the Greyhound Adoption Agency. He calls the dog Chuckles and the two with Charlie's friend Chester become inseparable. The boys teach Chuckles amazing tricks and experience a number of funny and exciting situations.
The Golden Road
Series: 20th Century Sagas, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,460. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
When her stepfather dies, Josie and her mother Dora have to face being poor. Her stepbrother Leo, owner of a jewellery factory, gives Josie a job. He introduces her to Motor Rallying, but when Josie is accused of theft she leaves. Unable to find a job, rejected by her aunt Phoebe, Josie and Dora are forced to live in a slum. Her dream of competing the Monte Carlo Rally seems hopeless.
Daisy's Greyt Escape
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,040. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
When Daisy discovers that poorly performing Greyhounds like her may face the worst, she makes a daring escape from the racetrack. Once in the outside world, she must struggle against various obstacles in her search for a genuine home, all the while attempting to elude a vicious track worker who is determined to bring her back to the track.
Dying to Remember
Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,260. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Fourth in the clever Jennifer Marsh Mysteries. Jimmy Mitchell disappeared 12 years ago the night of Jennifer’s prom, and now her high school reunion has turned deadly. Her first love, now married to her high school rival, is found dead in the parking lot--before he can tell Jennifer something important. Lost love and murder, both past and present, mix in a fast-paced tale of murder and betrayal.
Dying to be Murdered
Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,990. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Fifth in the fun Jennifer Marsh Mysteries! Mary Ashton knows someone is going to murder her, so she hires mystery writer Jennifer Marsh to record her final days to keep her killer from getting away with it. The money's too good to turn down, even if Jennifer has to stay in a haunted mansion with a crazy lady. One blood soaked bed later, the mystery's on. Who killed Mary? And where's her body?
Dying to Get Her Man
Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dying to Get Her Man is the 6th in the very funny Jennifer Marsh Mysteries. On the coldest day in Macon, Georgia's recent history, Suzanne Gray, dressed as a bride, is found frozen to death on her lover's grave. Suicide? Jennifer's not buying it, and neither is her boyfriend Sam. But when Sam's old girlfriend shows up claiming to be his fiancee, Jennifer has more than murder to worry about.
Miss Dollar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by Fario. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American
A classified ad is offering a large reward for the return of a lost greyhound. Mendonça, a single young doctor who has found the dog, makes his way to a house on Rua de Mata-cavalos, where the reward he ultimately collects is much different from the one mentioned in the classifieds.
Zoom Top: Australia’s Greatest Greyhound
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 15,840. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Proglen. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Dog racing
At the end of 1968 the muscular Zoom Top was already regarded by many as one of greatest racing greyhounds Australia had ever seen. By the time recurring injury forced her into retirement in early 1970, Zoom Top had swept all before her in a series of thrilling victories, downing some of the best racers in the country over a variety of distances.