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Titanic Sites in Philadelphia and Vicinity
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Titanic disaster continues to fascinate us even after 100 years. This book discusses sites in and around Philadelphia that are related to the ship and its passengers.
The Legacy of Death: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele and the Legacy of Death Steele gets drawn into a 20 year old cold case when he buys the abandon building next door to his private club. When gold coins connected to a double murder from two decades ago begin to surface the body count also rises. Legacy of Death is the 3rd short story in the Alexander Steele Death Series.
Pinkerton Dwarf, P.I. - Case File 001: Renault
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When the tall, red-haired woman walked into Grady's Bar and Grill on that dark and stormy night, newly-licensed private investigator, Pinkerton Dwarf knew at a glance that she wasn't the date he was waiting for. He didn't know that Monica Renault would turn out to be his first official client, or that his date had gone awry before it even began. (a "Suburbia" short story by Elizabeth Ann Pierce)
And Then I Woke Up Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2012 by Camden Park Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Muzak knew about zombies – he'd seen them on the streets, doing the menial jobs they'd been created for, jobs no living person wanted to do. He just never expected to find himself shuffling along as one of the walking dead, anti-freeze coursing through his veins. To be honest, he'd had higher expectations of the after-life – at the very least, a better wardrobe. (A short novel.)
Will I still go to Heaven?
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Church / History
Our faith is so very personal. But I knew I had to write about mine to understand my decision. I came to realize that it was not one thing but many that finally pushed me to act. I felt very sad knowing I was doing what was right for me.
Bleachers In the Bedroom: the Swampoodle Irish and Connie Mack
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Like Woody Allen’s Radio Days and Jean Shepherd’s Christmas Story, the author takes us on a nostalgic and humorous trip back to his childhood home. His is in a Philadelphia neighborhood, across the street from Shibe Park, where Connie Mack’s A’s are challenging the Yankee dynasty of Ruth and Gehrig.
Love and Not Destroy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A baby is found in a basket on the grounds of a small-town museum during their annual Folk Festival. Twenty-two years later, a homeless man is murdered in exactly the same spot. Connection? Or coincidence? Peace Morrow, the foundling, now an adult working at the museum, is haunted by this question and thus begins a quest that explores the nature of family, of loyalty and responsibility.
The Civil War's Valiant Irish
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 70,060. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Smith's work is fast paced, making it a great read and fantastic reference book. It invites its readers to meet the characters-Sheridan, Cleburne, JEB Stuart, Stonewall Jackson, O'Kane, and Father Corby as they conduct the war. The Irish twins will keep the reader entranced as they engage the periods historical giants including Lincoln, Lee, and Grant.
3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Rafi and Dimitri have been friends for a quarter century. Now they love the same woman. But it’s not that simple… 3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans explores the question no one asks. What brought each character to the pivotal moment? In this turn-of-the-century love story, history has a front-row seat.
Colorblind In Philadelphia
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,990. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An alexandrite, a rare gemstone which exhibits a change of color under different light sources, is stolen from an antiques show held in a posh center city hotel. The actions of a cast of odd characters including an antiques dealer, an artist, and a colorblind man, drive this story to its conclusion.