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The Hurdy Gurdy Boy and the New York Kidnap
Series: The Ghost Detective, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Held captive in a New York hotel room, the young violinist Tamara appeals to the only person on earth who can help. But Tommy is the ghost of a Victorian street urchin, he knows nothing about twenty first century technology. Using all his ingenuity he sets out to rescue her. The rescue turns into a chase across the US to a mining town in South Dakota and back. Funny, sad and disturbing.
The Dead Weight
Series: Zia Black's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by All-Seeing Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Kill the Competition...The Dead Weight, a dark, vengeful short story. Neil's girlfriend betrayed him. Again. Time to move on. He's dumping her things and starting anew, but there's one person in his way. No matter. He's ready for a fight, and why not? He's won many, many times before...
Summer Of My Secret Angel
Price: Free! Words: 100,860. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
He’s annoyingly gorgeous, provocative, and fast becoming her best friend. But he also has a secret that makes the little hairs on her arms stand on end...
SEMI-PRO-AM: The Basketball Reality You Never Knew
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
The untold true story of a Basketball Reality where NBA All Stars matchup with Footlocker Employees, FIBA World Champions face High School Wannabes and where the salary of one team’s 12th man equals that of this team’s entire roster. 15 men battle the opposition, each other and themselves to succeed against everyone from the Sport’s Bottom Feeders and those who feast at its Highest Table.
Gaslight
Price: Free! Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
It's London, 1920. Newly demobilized soldiers have flooded the capital's streets but an ungrateful country isn't ready for them. Harry Costello has returned from the horrors of the Somme to no job, no money and no prospects. Desperate times demand desperate measures and when an opportunity to burgle a house presents itself, Harry seizes the chance. But things don't go quite to plan...
A Stone's Throw
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,360. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Simona is a successful Minneapolis painter. Being at a pivotal moment on her artistic path, it's a bad time to find out she's pregnant. Gemma, a London homemaker, is desperate for the baby she can't have. Then there's Peter, the man they both love, and the magic their passions release. Art. Love. Magic.
More Than a Couple of Camels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,320. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Historical » Regency
The year is 1818 and Miss Baxter is a twenty-six-year old spinster in London, England. For some unfathomable reason, she seems to attract the wrong type of man through no fault of her own. Her trip to the museum is about to set her on an unexpected course when she enters one of its rooms by mistake. A short, fast-paced tale of how love triumphs.
Cant - A Gentleman's Guide to the Language of Rogues in Georgian London
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,120. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Miscellaneous
Visiting the Underworld of Georgian London but not sure how to blend in? Can't tell a clapperdogeon from a running smobbler? You need this book. This fascinating guide will teach you all you need to know about the vocabulary of the Rogues of Georgian London and how to function in society at the lowest level.
Liquid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,580. Language: British English. Published: December 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
In the spirit of a '65 Dylan & a '73 Rimbaud, L. J. Keys' 'Liquid' is a treatise concerning Noughties London, the Hardcore Continuum, and music as a means to see the all-encompassing matrix we find ourselves in. View the prism of UK Kulture through the eyes of one born in a dancehall.
The Daemon Device: Aetheric Artifacts, Book Two
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014 by Wendy Callahan. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Saving the world from power-obsessed madmen is all in a day’s work for half-daemon artifact hunter Demetra Ashdown. It’s her potential mother-in-law who proves most vexing.