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Just Another Day in Suburbia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,230. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Life in the peaceful, suburban community of Forest Glen, Pennsylvania, hasn’t been the same since Masaman the Troll bought the old fixer-upper on Oak Tree Lane. But really, how could it be? There’s a Zombie overseeing renovations, a Dwarf and a Goblin joining them for the weekly Poker Night – and at least one person who wants them all to go back to living under a bridge somewhere.
Philly Style and Philly Profile
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Series: J. E. Thompson Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,580. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In Philly Style and Philly Profile, the second novel in the Julius Thompson Trilogy, the reader folllows Andy Michael Pilgrim from Brooklyn to Philadelphia where he works as a sportswriter in the seventies watching the influence of drugs and gangs destroy young people's lives.
100 Free Things to do in ----Philadelphia--- While Avoiding Bums and Hipsters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Complimentary. On the house. Gratis. Free of charge. The following book contains a less than comprehensive list of what Philadelphia has to offer at no cost, just short of pulling up a park bench and making it your home. The list also avoids the spots that are overrun with people that are simply there for the sake of being seen at that place.
Eyes of the Seer
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Series: The Vampire Flynn, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 122,520. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011 by Crimson Melodies. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
It all started with a murder. For four years, Flynn embodies every bit the bloody immortal he was sired to become. On the verge of completing their vie for power, Sabrina’s ‘dark-killer’ will suddenly find himself at odds when an impish sorceress named Monica awakens the hidden powers he was destined to possess. Can the cold-blooded nature of a vampire be warmed by the compassion of a Seer?
Dexter, the Last Navy Horse
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Price: Free! Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Dexter was a real horse that was first drafted into the U.S. Army during World War II and later served in the U.S. Navy at the Philadelphia Naval Home for disabled and retired sailors. His little known story was so touching that this fictional short story was written about him and his friendship with his pals at the naval home so many years ago.
The Philadelphia Convention: In Their Own Words
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Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 27,170. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
The debates at the Constitutional Convention in Philadelphia have intrigued me for some time now. While researching the participants in those debates, I ran across a number of their letters and diaries from that summer. As I read the letters, I was struck by their hopes and frustrations, that they often so freely shared with others through their writings. I present many of those writings here.
The Nanny Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,610. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
a mesmerizing page-turner, the nanny murders is about missing nannies who disappear from a close-knit philadelphia neighborhood, one by one. art therapist and adoptive mom, zoe hayes becomes mired in the mystery when her daughter, molly, makes a grisly discovery while playing in the snow. what seemed a piece of litter turns out to be a human finger. soon, helping police, zoe is prey...
The River Killings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,040. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this page-turning sequel to THE NANNY MURDERS, Zoe Hayes returns in a tale set along Philadelphia's Boathouse Row. Zoe and buddy Susan Cummings take sculling lessons. One evening, practicing on the river, Susan's oar catches on what turns out to be a woman's dress. The boat flips and the two find themselves among a throng of floating bodies. And in the midst of a sinister,dangerous plot.
The Deadly Neighbors
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,020. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Neighbors are shocked when a woman's body is discovered in the kitchen of Zoe Hayes's estranged father, Walter. In fact, it looks like Walter may have killed her. But as Zoe investigates, she finds that the neighbors are involved in some shocking shenanigans. Trying to prove Walter's innocence, Zoe encounters a deadly ring of organized criminals, grisly murders, and scary secrets of her past.
The Borrowed and Blue Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Days before her wedding to Nick Stiles, Zoe Hayes finds a dead jogger on her back patio. Nick's brothers are in town, and she finds clues that at least one of them is not who he pretends to be. When her babysitter has a breakdown, her wedding planner is attacked and a psychotic former patient goes after her family, Zoe is caught in intrigue and danger that threaten much more than her wedding.