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Punchdrunk
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Sports
Ex-welterweight contender Johnny Mullane can hook off the jab with either hand and recite Shakespeare while backpedaling from an opponent. But he can’t stop drinking. Facing a hungry Mexican slugger half his age, Mullane begins his comeback. Recalling the teachings of his venerable departed trainer, Mullane discovers new meaning in his life.
A Deep Red Gold
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A death row inmate with only days to live is recruited by the FBI to obtain information from a wealthy, arrogant Egyptian believed to be behind the murders of several hundred women across the border.
Mexico: Drug Merchant to the World
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Mexico
A complete guide to understanding the drug wars, drug smuggling and violence which is tearing Mexico apart. Learn about the individual drugs, their source, and the people who are engaged in the violence and brutality. A discussion of the miserable coverage which the United States press is givng to the problems. Look at the coverups being perpetrated by our government. An expose of bureaucracy.
Soy solo palabras but wish to be a city
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,220. Language: Spanish. Published: June 24, 2012 by Unlikely Books. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
"Soy solo palabras but wish to be a city" is a graphic longpoem (that is, one book-length narrative poem illustrated in the style of a comic book) written in Spanglish by León De la Rosa and illustrated by Gui.ra.ga7. Set in the crime-wracked border city Ciudad Juárez, Mexico, this poem explores life in the devastated city through the eyes of an academic and a "superhero" vigilante.
Tracks in the Sand - A Tale of the Border Patrol
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,180. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A compelling,true-to-life novel of bad guys and bandits versus the Border Patrol. Action,danger, brotherhood, and romance; written by a former Border Patrolman. Wambaugh wrote about LAPD - if you liked that, you'll like this.
Look Up, El Paso! A Walking Tour of El Paso, Texas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,620. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of El Paso, Texas is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Toneelstuk: Zotte Charlotte
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 13,680. Language: Dutch. Published: March 28, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Charlotte, de dochter van Leopold I, huwt op jonge leeftijd met Maximiliaan van Oostenrijk. In 1860 krijgt hij de keizerskroon van Mexico aangeboden. Kort daarna ontvlamt een burgeroorlog, wordt hij gefusilleerd... en Charlotte krankzinnig. Of toch niet? Want waarom sluit het Belgische koningshuis haar eigenlijk op, voor de rest van haar leven, in het kasteel van Boechout, bij Meise?
The Places I've Seen Jesus
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Price: Free! Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
"The Places I've Seen Jesus" is a collection of five short stories. They are based on the author's experiences during his travels, and during short term mission trips to Haiti, Mexico, and Poland.
Sacrifice
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Price: Free! Words: 42,170. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Mexican drug cartels fight for control along the border, Juarez becomes the murder capital of the world. In El Paso, Texas it's drug business as usual: a grifter sets out to buy her freedom, a car salesman runs drugs to make his fortune, a gang leader battles to rise amo
El Paso: The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in El Paso, or, as my pal Jerry Adams who’s from there calls it, “Hell Paso.” Though only a bridge over the river that crosses the Mexican border separates it from the “Murder Capital of the World” (Juarez), El Paso is still pretty safe and has a lot to offer.