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Morning Can Last Forever
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Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
2,000 words of fiction on how a simple criminal transaction could go awry if done on a wrong morning
The Subway Diaries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009. Category: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
Heidi leads you on a guided tour through a subterranean world peopled by creative artists and sidewalk visionaries. Down winding tunnels and across gritty subway platforms, through her writing, both gritty and raw, she introduces you to an underground world and unforgettable cast of characters, a world that millions pass through, but few know well.A world where the music is the heartbeat of NYC.
A Brief History of New York City
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
New York City -- what a city, what a history! If it happened anywhere in America, it probably happened in New York City. Reading the history of this city is fascinating and exciting, as if watching the people and the events, that traveled through the region and across the years. This little ebook is an annotated timeline of the major events of this incredible city.
The Light at the End
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,840. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2010 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The newspapers scream out headlines that spark terror across the city. Ten murders on the New York City subway. Ten grisly crimes that defy all reason, pattern, or m.o., no leads for police to pursue. The press dubs him the "Subway Psycho"; the NYPD desperately seeks their quarry before the city erupts in mass hysteria. They won't find what they're looking for. Because they think he's human.
Dirt
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Due to an untimely mishap with a runaway piano, a thief and a homeless lady with a very pointy umbrella, Harold meets an unusual segment of the neighborhood, all of whom live inside a single tree planter box on a New York City Street.
No Back-up Needed: How Veteran New York City Cops Struggled Through The Summer of 1975, When New York City Went Broke
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,490. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It didn't seem possible the largest city in the US could go bankrupt, but in 1975 that's exactly what happened--NYC went bust. In what was called The Layoff Period, younger officers were sent home, their careers on hold, while NYPD veterans went back to patrol the streets. Meanwhile, with the thin blue line stretched to the breaking point, life as usual went on in the Big Apple.
Pigeon City
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Set in the busy city of New York, the pigeon and human worlds collide in an Early Reader's Chapter Book entitled PIGEON CITY. It is a coming-of-age tale of bravery, friendship and one lone pigeon who decides to take a chance by trusting his heart.
Dead Lines
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,650. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A NYC Author writes a book of short stories, and then kills himself, leaving the manuscript behind. Two young women, Meryl and Katie, move into the apartment where the manuscript lies hidden. What ensues is a series of surreal, otherworldly events drawing them into the stories, life, and world, of a dead author. A boundary-crashing work by two masters of dark fiction.
Book of Souls
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,070. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
In this intimate glimpse into the heart of his own creative spirit, Jack Ketchum shares his early career, literary influences, and some of the characters that formed the man he has become. From his early respect and admiration for Henry Miller to the tortured lives of friends, and the aftermath of 9/11...
The Ultimate Freestyle Manual
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Rap and hip hop
What do Tupac, Eminem, Cassidy, Common and Jin have in common? They're great freestylers. Discover your ability to freestyle with our ebook. This ebook is for those who already know how to write and rap hip hop lyrics. If you don't know how to do this, the ebook “A Guide For Writing Hip Hop Lyrics” is perfect for you.