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The Wild Grass And Other Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A boy is the victim of a bizarre Buddhist ritual. A dog falls in love with a goose. A young mother leads her family through a crowded mall in search for a ghost. Davin Malasarn's quirky and emotional stories will transport readers to Thailand, the Amazon, and Paris. Yet, a common theme arises as each character in these 17 short pieces confronts the same need for understanding, acceptance, and love
What's French for "Ew!"?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Spring break arrives, and that means it’s time for Emily to brush up on her sadly lacking French language skills. Unfortunately her attempts to conquer strange French cuisine, enjoy romance with boyfriend Devon—and oh, yes, there’s that little thing about learning the language—end up in …well, let’s just call it The French Revolution II and leave it at that.
5 Reasons to Leave a Lover - A Novella and Other Short Stories
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Series: The Ellery Roulet Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Short stories
In 5 Reasons to Leave a Lover, author Carolyn Moncel returns with a fresh batch of stories based on love and loss. Encounters in Paris' Ellery and Julien Roulet return, picking up their lives where the short story, "Pandora`s Box Revisited," ends. This time the Roulets are involved in a love triangle and must explore how love relationships are affected and splinter beyond repair.
French Sketches: Cap d'Antibes and the Murphys
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Series: French Sketches, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,820. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Gerald and Sara Murphy, a wealthy young American couple, arrived in Paris in 1921 and walked into the Modernist cultural revolution sweeping through France. They were charter members of the Lost Generation chronicled so poignantly by Ernest Hemingway in "The Sun Also Rises." In 1925 the couple moved into their beautiful home, the Villa America, on Cap d'Antibes where they famously entertained.
The Normandy Appointment
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Series: Mac, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
2nd in the series. The war on terror was now a decade old with no further attacks on the US, but with growing suicide bombings. Pres. Matthews, in office for two years, is invited by the French President to attend D-Day ceremonies at Omaha Beach. A French terrorist group has resolved to assassinate the US president, and CIA operatives have only five weeks to stop it. Also, a surprise ending.
By Her Rules
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 100,780. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
William Goldblum’s business is selling seeming truths to make us feel better. Lies made him rich. Melissa Ledouix’s business is making William fall in love with her. Together they tango through the mists of truth and attraction on their way to a relationship until someone poisons Will. Did Melissa do it, his brother, or Sicilian mobsters? Will must solve that puzzle or die.
When Angels Travel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,690. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011 by Steve Challis. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When Angels Travel is a fictionalized account of the international business travels of Richard F. Challis during the 1960's. It starts with his visit to Moscow. He visited many countries in 4 continents. His style is very personal and easily readable. This story follows on from his business autobiography, "Time and Chance".
The Wrong Body - New revised and updated version 2013
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,850. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A fast paced race against time to right a wrong, solve a series of murders, and unravel a fascinating international political plot.
The Phantom Lady of Paris
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,020. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Phantom Lady of Paris? I knew her well. On the other hand—as I later discovered—I didn’t know her at all. The woman did everything wrong. She did nothing wrong. She was a Jezebel, deceptive in every way. I’ve never known a more honest and straightforward person. During our relationship, she kept me constantly jittery and perturbed. They were the golden days, the good times, until...
Portraits of France
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 189,300. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » European
Portraits of France is part memoir, part journalism, part history, part gastronomic adventure. An intensely personal tour of a France not found in guidebooks. From Heloise and Abelard to Lafayette to DeGaulle, from the guillotine to an 1806 Chateau Lafite, from lungbusting Tour de France climbs to the still pockmarked terrain around Verdun to a World War II concentrtion camp in the Pyrenees.