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A Time for Hanging
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Lizzie Randall, the preacher's daughter, is murdered. The men of the west Texas town are set on lynching Paco Morales, a Mexican teenager who happened to be in the vicinity. In the end justice is served. The list of suspects grows to include almost everyone in the story...
Amazing Tales of St. Lawrence Neighbourhood in Old Town Toronto
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,910. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010 by Frank Touby. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Children were hanged, women without husbands had little choice but to prostitute themselves, clergy and ruling families cruelly dominated a lusty, oftentimes unruly population. The seamy and the sacred united to form one of the world’s great cities: Toronto. Telling its tales is famed local historian Bruce Bell, a uniquely skilled and deeply emotional storyteller.
Widow
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A grief stricken woman walks the streets of town among the soldiers' widows, dark cloak a barrier to prying eyes. An Indian who massacred many of the "Blue Coats" is to be hanged today. What secret does the widow hide beneath her cloak?
The Gallows Pole
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
When three friends arrive in Clayton, New Mexico, Their vacation turns south when Gabe is accused of murder. Now he faces the gallows pole unless his friends comes up with $1,000 within 4 days. Second Edition
A Gruesome Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Jeff takes a walk on Christmas day to celebrate life, but something lies in wait within the tangled snow covered trees, something that will changes a variety of lives view of Christmas forever. Based on a true story
Methods of Execution
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » History of things
Methods of Execution lists and describes the different ways in which humans have put each other to death throughout history. It is recommended reading for anyone with an interest in the death penalty, the macabre, or for fans of horror or gore movies.
The Joker's Play
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,680. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Marshal Clay Best is forced to take a beautiful widow as a partner in order to rescue a kidnapping victim. "Non-stop action in a Texas setting described so well you can feel the heat. Major and Jerry Mitchell bring this novel alive. You don't want to put the book down...a real page turner." Phil Mills, Jr., author of "Where A Good Wind Blows."
Never Too Late
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,810. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Never Too Late Finding out his brother had been hung as a horse thief; Jim went to find out who had framed his brother. Several men had formed a grange. They were determined to take over the cattle range of the Box L ranch. The lady and her brother were trying to run the ranch when her brother was bushwhacked. Then the cattle were being brazenly stolen by the grange members.
The Doña
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 121,100. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
She to California as a young bride in an arranged marriage. Now she owns seventy-five square miles of property bordering the Mokelumne River where gold has been discovered. They want her land and will stop at nothing, even if it means her murder. Mitchell’s research of the customs and traditions of the mining towns and the ranchos gives The Doña authenticity.” The Modesto Bee
Nathaniel's Bloodline
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Series: The Asker Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 127,050. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A novel about Australian First Fleet convicts and their families. Nathaniel's Bloodline is based on historical events in the earliest days of convict settlement in New South Wales. It is also about fair-dinkum Aussie battlers chasing their dreams, and running from gangsters and corrupt law men. Fast moving, gripping action with lots of twists and turns.