Books tagged: newspaper

The adult filter is active; content marked as adults-only by the author is not listed. To view this content, click the button below to disable the adult filter.

Found 95 results

Eliza
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,660. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The best reason to leave home forever is a husband who wants you dead.
Jake Hehl Brooklyn Robins Pitcher And Catholic League Bowling Star
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Jake Hehl is an atypical biographical subject. He was a high school sports phenom. He excelled in baseball, basketball, and football at Brooklyn Prep. Hehl pitched one inning in major league baseball before being summoned for military duty in World War I. He pitched in the minor leagues from 1918-1926. He was a versatile athlete who became a star bowler in Brooklyn's 1940s Catholic Church Leagues.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
By
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
The Last Newspaper in the World
By
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
Changes in the newspaper world underscore this story about the murder of a small town mayor, and the changing social, economic and political realities. ISBN: 978-0-473-23249-8
Joi Lansing Singer, TV Actress And B-Movie Icon
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Biography
Joi Lansing died an untimely death in 1972. She was a multi-talented performer signed by MGM in the 1940s. Her curvy figure and facial beauty proved to be hindrances. They restricted her to playing "dumb blondes". Despite the stereotypes she was in steady demand as a singer, nightclub performer, as well as a stage, TV, and movie actress. My E-book focuses on her immense versatility and creativity.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Next Time
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Sometimes it takes soul mates forever to get together - especially when someone is trying to make sure they never do. An attack at a renaissance festival brings two people together in pursuit of the story. They also realize they seem to share the same dream they've had throughout their lives. A dream which includes the haggard creature who is wanted for questioning regarding the attack.
Tainted Waters
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,460. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
He didn’t commit suicide but who’s going to believe her... Sam and Keegan find themselves unlikely partners in trying to solve murders that were determined to be death by natural causes. Their snooping not only brings them face to face with the killer but with a blackmarket empire they couldn't imagine. To stay alive, they must find the answers and convince others, before more people die.
Flawless Execution
By
Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,410. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Classic mystery set in the high-stakes world of pro football, from the master storyteller of sports and suspense. First published by Ballantine, FLAWLESS EXECUTION is now a quality ebook.... Who witnessed the murder of cocky, verbose primetime TV announcer George Hoagland? All of America, with sportswriter John Morris and his sassy companion Julia Sullivan. They're out to solve his electrocution.
Newspaper Accounts of Shark Attacks
By
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,560. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Scuba & Snorkeling
My e-book is a collection of real-life shark attacks on humans. It ranges from the early 20th century until the early 21st century. Sharks often mistake the arms and legs of people for bait fish. This is because of their poor eyesight. The text presents newspaper coverage of sharks that have victimized swimmers, scuba divers, surfers, and divers in inlets. I hope the book will encourage caution.