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The Palace (The Adventures of Jecosan Tarres, #2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,440. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Christian » Fantasy
Having completed his difficult journey, Jecosan makes it to his destination – the king's palace – but so has his enemy, whom he is yet to discover. Jecosan enters in service to the king as a kitchen worker, proving himself worthy of the task and more. Still, he has much to learn while looking to fulfill his purpose. The Palace is Book 2 of The Adventures of Jecosan Tarres trilogy.
The Last Resident: The Love Story of a British Official and an Indian Princess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
British diplomat Nigel loves India and Muslim culture, but not his spoiled wife Pamela. He falls in love with the married Muslim princess of the state where he serves. When Pamela is murdered, Nigel has an obvious motive, but did he do it? His only hope for exoneration lies with the state's Jewish prime minister who is in prison for treason. Surprising twists in a love story of India and empire.
A Ghostly Christmas Present
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Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,820. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2010 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
It's hard to beat being thrown in an out-of-state jail on a trumped up charge as a Christmas present, but detective Clarke Lantham loves a challenge. So when he calls up his brother for help with bail, he thinks he's prepared for the ordeal of spending a holiday weekend with relatives who put the "strange" back in "estranged." That was his first mistake.
Deck of Cards
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 136,750. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010 by Viking Horde Media. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Valor must balance his public persona of a royal dandy with his privately shrewd nature, managing to survive interplanetary politics, his psychotic father, and his arranged marriage.
It Takes Two...
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,290. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Tim and Tom Stacey grow up into their father’s political world. Full of adventure and intrigue, It Takes Two is a political history adventure novel. The excitement of a National Presidential Campaign leads the brothers into the twist and turns of wealth, glamour, and corruption. A deep dark secret takes the brothers and their families deeper into covert operations that results in murder/cover up
Stunted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A Boston physicist, aided by a prodigy and doomsday prophetess, must escape a magic-driven world before his foreign presence destroys it.
The Uprisers
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
After eleven years of brutal communist leadership, a young girl and her brother join a grass roots campaign to end oppression in Hungary. Only the girl survives and will go on to America for safety, where she will learn what freedom really means.
SONATA (No. 2 in the series)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 116,890. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There is just something enchanting about Sergeant Kate Willings..... her world changes when she finds a severed head on the pavement which leads to murder after murder and romance after romance. All corpses are smiling stiffs under a spell... the shrilling notes of classical sonatas. Only Inspector Pinhorn can solve the grizzly crimes. The ending is bizarre and will leave you wanting more.....
SUDDENLY (Book 4 in the series......)
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,390. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Heavensgate Nursing Home was no ordinary aged care facility. Inside its historic walls were beautiful landscaped gardens amidst the melodies from the wildlife next door where suddenly their lives changed and suddenly they learned to live again......that is, those that were not murdered prematurely. The smell of freshly dug garden beds woffled above each corpse while others found love & marriage.
SAMSON (Book 1... Introducing Inspector Lord Pinhorn)
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Price: $10.99 USD. Words: 112,270. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The serenity of beautiful Matilda Bay is tarnished by murder at Peterson Publications.... Genevieve's heart is set on fire every time Jake is near her, like a candle burning deep within her soul. The carnage continues while several romances unfold into uncanny events of fate and destiny linking their pasts. What family secret lies beneath the murky waters of Matilda Bay - visit to find out!