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Jodi's Journey
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,000. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is a sweet, historical romance. The war was over. The town of Esser Crossing ebbed closer to a slow death while Jodi Parker and Hunter Johnson fought desperately with one last chance to save it, and themselves. Two unlikely people came together against their own will and struggled to carve a new empire.
A Singularly Unsuitable Word
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,730. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bootleggers. Prohibition. The primeval Florida swamp. And eight-year-old Lila cowering on the riverbank as a drunken man hauls her teen-aged sister Iris away at gunpoint. If Iris fades away into the night with Jeb Gibson, Lila will never see her sister again. Gibson has every reason to think that he can get away with murder and more. But Gibson doesn't know little Lila...
Treachery and Treason in Canada's Sealing Fleet
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,650. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This is an epic love story in a period when Vancouver Island was not part of British Columbia, not part of Canada and not part of the USA, though that was an option. The hardy residents fell under the administration of the Hudson's Bay Company. This is a rivalry between two `sea dogs' played out on the sealing grounds of the Pacific North West.
A Light For My Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
China Sullivan has lost both her parents and her brothers, and is struggling to survive by renting out rooms in her formerly grand home. Jake Chastaine is the man that China spurned years earlier--he was a dangerous, womanizing lay-about. He's back now to show everyone that he isn't the failure they had predicted, including her . . .
The Whipping Boy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,710. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Tom Freshour is a striking half-Indian who knows nothing of the world beyond the orphanage where he’s been raised by a sadistic minister. But Tom is about to get a bracing education, as he embarks on a set of wild adventures across the Oklahoma Territory, uncovering a scheme to steal land, being chased by a hired killer, and confronting the man who made him a whipping boy.
The Losing Role
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,190. 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.
Harper's Bride
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,690. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Melissa Logan stood by in horror as her husband sold her to pay a debt. She knew that marrying Coy Logan to escape her drunken father and brothers had been a huge mistake. Coy dragged her to Dawson to join the Yukon gold rush. Now penniless and with a baby she “belonged” to Dylan Harper, a man said to have a heart of stone and a knife under his store counter that he wielded without hesitation.
Offerings--Three Stories by Mary Anna Evans
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,580. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A Singularly Unsuitable Word" features a child, hiding in the weeds as her sister is kidnapped. "Mouse House" stars a security chief, unsure whether his job will rob him of the love of his life. "Starch" features a nurse, holding the lives of a young woman and her daughter in her two hands. Step into the shoes of three people at their lives' biggest turning points, and see how you would react.
Gateway To Eternity
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 94,470. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
This novel a mystery thriller that includes hockey games of the Chicago Black Hawks and deep space exploration. Lillian Newman is a wronged wife who seeks retribution from her husband a criminal pyschiatrist working for the Chicago Police Department. He becomes elected a senator but he aspires to be the President of the United States. Inspector Ronholme speciality is solving weird, unusal crimes.
The Spirit Of New Orleans
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 15,820. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
She heard a loud boom & a rumble & could feel the ground shake beneath the house. She went to the window to see what she could. Suddenly, a big wave of water came rushing through the parking lot and burst the front door open! Auntie ran to the door & pushed with all her strength. She fell against the wall & tried to push the door closed with her foot but the water was too strong and too fast...