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What Happened When the War Was Over; further stories of Gonzalo Llorente and Carlos Tejada Alonso y Leon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the novel DEATH OF A NATIONALIST, committed fascist Carlos Tejada Alonso y Leon crosses paths with equally committed socialist Gonzalo Llorente. The meeting changes both men's lives forever. The stories in WHAT HAPPENED WHEN THE WAR WAS OVER trace the lives of Tejada and Gonzalo after General Franco's dictatorship falls, and complete their biographies for curious readers of the Tejada series.
Alexandria the Great and Other, Lesser Beings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This historical romance novel begins in 1908 Krakow, when 16-year-old Josie escapes betrothal by running off to America with a superbly handsome stranger. That story is passed down three generations, becoming a True-Love myth that dominates the family's otherwise intelligent, independent women and forces them to resolve a conflict between their professional goals and their urge to find True Love.
Capital Punishment
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Price: Free! Words: 174,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The BBC said: "Most of us would think twice about trying to get to the end of our street, without cash in our pockets. But what about going a little bit further....with no money, no food and no way of getting home? Meet Kris Mole. He's the 24 year old brains behind the Great Euro Freebie Challenge in aid of Cancer Research." After reading please rate and review. Unless you didn't like it. Hmmmm.
Heritage Hispanic-American Style/Patrimonio Hispanoamericano
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 119,830. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » Reference
Heritage Hispanic-American Style is a rich, entertaining bilingual cultural compendium of facts that surveys the vast Hispanic/Spanish culture, from its birthplace in Spain to the lands of the new world where its language, religion, and customs greatly influence two continents.
After Goya
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,710. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young woman is bequeathed two paintings - presumed destroyed during the siege of Madrid in 1936 - a simple errand becomes a deadly chase. The new blood of Europe encounters the old Blood of Spain, revealing secret allegiances and ambitions of power, as an international cast of characters journey to the dark soul of Spain's ignoble past.
La Biblia de los Caídos
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Price: Free! Words: 134,970. Language: Spanish. Published: May 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Dicen que en Madrid reposa una iglesia muy antigua. Allí, en su interior, frente a una cruz de piedra esculpida en uno de sus muros, se puede alzar una plegaria. También dicen que aquel que no tiene alma la escuchará, y si la fortuna acompaña, el ruego será atendido. Pero exigirá un elevado precio por sus servicios. Eso es lo que dicen.
Annie - History Repeats Itself ... Another Alley Is in Danger
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Series: Brook/Alley FBI Series, 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 202,920. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As she walked, she had the creepy feeling that someone was following her. She heard the echo of footsteps and saw a huge shadow behind her. She let her fear prod her into running. Suddenly, from behind her, a large hand covered with a sickly sweet dampness closed over her face. She realized that she hadn’t been paranoid after all. Her mother’s abduction was repeating itself...
Travels With Margie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,460. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Travlers like to travel, read about far off places, plan to travel and talk about travel with other travelers when they return. This is what this book is all about. You will travel with us to far away places. Learn a few tricks that will make your travels more enjoyable and encourage those who haven't traveled to travell What more can be said? Travel with us!
Rocamora: Man of Masks
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 149,730. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 by Grey Gate Media LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
At the insistence of his family, the handsome and charismatic Vicente enters the Dominican Order and is soon thrust into the scheming political hierarchy that rules Spain. The young man must survive assassination attempts from a growing list of ruthless foes in both Church and court, solve a centuries-old riddle to quell rumors of his own impurity of blood, and suppress his love for the Dona Maria
La utilidad de los deseos
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,040. Language: Spanish. Published: October 14, 2011 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Una deliciosa e imprescindible novela, que nos emociona con su rabiosa cotidianidad. Leemos en sus páginas: "Los deseos son de gran utilidad. Son el lubricante que hace girar el engranaje a falta de otra cosa". Y en el mundo de Marina, la protagonista, durante un tiempo no había otra cosa, solo soñar.