Books tagged: maryland

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Lenny, Lefty, and the Chancellor: The Len Bias Tragedy and the Search for Reform in Big-time College Basketball
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 131,290. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Basketball
On June 19, 1986, Len Bias, one of the greats of college basketball, destined for NBA stardom, died of a cocaine overdose. The nation was stunned, and for the next several months, millions followed the unfolding tragedy at University of Maryland. In this account, Baltimore Sun reporter C. Fraser Smith examines the abuses that led to the Bias tragedy, and the crucial reform that followed.
Tales From the Southern Hotel - Stories About a Girl with Extraordinary Powers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Mary Lou and her family live in the Southern Hotel, a historic building her father has restored and operates. They live in the 1950s, in small town Maryland. Then Mary Lou discovers she has an unexpected gift. She has dreams and visions that transport her through time, mixing her up in mysteries, fires, and every sort of adventure, all in or around the Southern Hotel she has come to love.
A Bark On The Beach-Middle Atlantic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
If you have ever wanted to let your dog loose in the waves you know the frustration that can come with trying to take the dog to the beach. Too often dog owners stopping at a sandy stretch of beach are met with signs that make hearts - human and canine alike - droop: NO DOGS ON BEACH. Included are regulations for dogs on beaches from New York to Maryland so you can find a tail-friendly beach.
Three Hundred Zeroes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
A promise to his brother haunted him for over forty years. Finally, Blanchard set out on the Appalachian Trail with his brother's Purple Heart Medal to fulfill that promise. He learned that the wilderness and solitude can reconnect one with a Norman Rockwell America that at times seems long lost and forgotten. This humorous story demonstrates that adventure truly begins in the heart.
Least Wanted
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Series: A Sam McRae Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,960. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Stephanie Ann "Sam" McRae's busy, but orderly life as a Maryland lawyer takes a chaotic turn when two clients are accused of murder. A poor, black girl is accused of killing her mother. A young man suspected of embezzlement is accused of murdering his boss. The cases collide in a bizarre way around girl gangs and computer porn. A maniac killer stalks Sam, who must learn the truth or die trying.
Tommytown
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 101,590. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
This family was dirt poor and the author made no effort to give me the impression that I would not be paying a visit to the home of the Beaver Cleaver's family. Still, the author sprinkled a bit of humor here and there because it kept the story from being so depressing. Travel back to the year 1955 and become part of Helen Foreman's world. Be with this 35-year-old mother with eight children.
Coast to Coast (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 3)
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Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,270. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Retired FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond finds herself jetting from murder on one coast of the United States to kidnapping on another in attempts to save both her lover and her former husband. Charlotte follows her new-found companion, the leading movie actress, Brenda Brandon, to Hollywood. The third Charlotte Diamond Mystery.
Seeing Red
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In this sweet romance, Emma Heartly wants to turn her money pit into a bed and breakfast. Construction CEO Quentin Stone has a soft spot for old homes and feisty redheads. Emma's financing falls through, but Quentin agrees to help her out with labor and advice. Unlucky in love, Quentin courts her with construction. But trouble lurks in the shadows.
GOLF Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A golfing romance overlaid with a gruesome mystery.
A Walking Tour of Annapolis, Maryland
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
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 Annapolis, Maryland 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.