Books tagged: orchestra

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If music be the food of crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,550. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Isolde, 16, is intern in a symphonic orchestra to improve her culture. On her second work day, the big mess begins .. A fun crime novel. An inquiry which rambles from Maigret, to Facebook, via the adventurous four, Zola, Rouletabille and Einstein with many twists and turns. Romances not always romantic. Cultural clashes: Gen Y versus Mozart, gift of the gab versus erudition, Paris versus Province.
Orchestra, Vol. II (Approaching the Dark Age Series)
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Series: Approaching the Dark Age, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 127,040. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A month has passed since Maledream and his companions arrived in Meridia. Training has been long and hard. Now, the group must endure a long journey to try and restore a long dead prophecy to satisfy a vain hope. The plan: together, they will locate each of the twelve Skulls of Meridia, unite them, and trigger humanity’s supposed golden age...
Murder in C Major
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Series: Joan Spencer Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Oliver Civic Symphony is just another small-town orchestra, a gathering spot for local amateur musicians. It has weekly rehearsals, punch and cookies, and colorful gossip, and now… it has murder.
Buried in Quilts
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Series: Joan Spencer Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2012 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Joan Spencer, violinist and manager of the Oliver, Indiana Civic Symphony, is busy with preparations for the group’s performance at the hugely popular annual quilt show. But when the body of show organizer Mary Sue Ellett is found under a quilt, the competition takes on a sinister tone.
You Might As Well Be Singing
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Musical Memoir - A retired couple's singing career with different choral groups and orchestras, their favorite conductors, their favorite music, and their unusual experiences.
Murder & Sullivan
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Series: Joan Spencer Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The third in the delightful Joan Spencer mystery series combines a staging of a Gilbert & Sullivan production with murder in a small town. A tornado sweeps through the town of Oliver, Indiana, catching Joan Spencer and a young girl named Laura Putnam in its wake. Joan saves the young girl’s life and receives a hero’s welcome from the members of the Putnam family, including Judge David Putnam.
Witness in Bishop Hill
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Series: Joan Spencer Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,310. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Joan Spencer and her new husband, Lt. Fred Lundquist, are thrilled to visit Fred’s family in Bishop Hill, the Swedish-American community where Fred grew up. Fred’s mother is farther down the road to Alzheimer’s than Joan and Fred were told, and it only gets worse when she witnesses a brutal murder but is too disoriented to describe the killer. Suddenly everyone in the small village is a suspect.
A Christmas Love Story
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Price: Free! Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Wilhelm Cringle has it all: money, fame and musical talent. But an unexpected visit during his concert will make him remember things better forgotten. Will he play, or come home to the woman of his past?
Waving, Not Drowning
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Music » Classical
Waving, Not Drowning is a mercifully short book comprising the last and definitive thoughts of the great and under-appreciated Maestro Barrington Orwell, as told to his colleague and friend Lev Parikian. Part biography, part conducting manual, Waving Not Drowning acts as a compendium for the aspiring conductor as well as startling insight into life on the podium.
Her Brother's Keeper
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Series: Joan Spencer Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A few days before her daughter's wedding, Joan’s trying to keep up with the planning when her ex-con brother Dave, the family black sheep, shows up way too early. Meanwhile Joan has to keep up with work, the groom's mother disapproves of everyone and everything; and Joan's own mother-in-law, whose mind is failing fast, lands smack in the middle of a murder…