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3 Through History: Love in the Time of Republicans
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,620. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,990. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2012. Categories: 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.
Bang Bang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,540. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2012 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Bang Bang has everything a dark comedy should have including, but not limited to: murder, love, murder, alcohol, murder, stereotyping, murder, Beatles music, murder, family, murder, public transportation, and even murder. In case you haven’t figured it out, there’s a whole lotta murder in this book. The hilariously untrue story of funeral home serial killers and hammer hijinks.
The Insider's Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Bucks County Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Lacey Ramsey walks into Lance Carter's office she wants to hire him to get her boyfriend out of trouble. Lance thinks she's nothing more than a girlfriend with an over active imagination... until he learns he is a Philadelphia Police Officer. When he learns he is an elite POINT team member, he is sure he wants nothing to do with this case. Follow Lance on his exciting adventure through Philly
The Memory of a Salt Shaker
Price: Free! Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Bert struggles with the recent loss of his wife Mira. On the morning of his first day back to work, he discovers that the salt in an ordinary salt shaker Mira stole on their honeymoon contains her memories of their time together.
Strategy & Soul: A Campaigner's Tale of Fighting Billionaires, Corrupt Officials, and Philadelphia Casinos
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 170,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism, Nonfiction » History » North America
The movement was outspent by hundreds of millions of dollars, up against powerful elected officials, private investigators, and the state supreme court. This David versus Goliath story gives unparalled access to the behind-the-scenes of campaigns, making the nuances of strategy come to life. Written by an experienced and unusually self-reflective direct action organizer.
Ed Holley Chicago Cubs Pitcher
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Ed Holley is a little known major league baseball player, who pitched from 1928-1934 with the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, and Pittsburgh Pirates. His best years, 1932-1933 were with the Phillies. In 2 seasons he won 11 and 13 games. My EBook covers Ed's major league and minor league seasons. It also discusses his ancestry, family, and marriage. I have used genealogy and newspaper records.
Fancy 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Determined to eliminate Maribel and their unborn child, Aaron is out for blood. He sets into motion another diabolical plan while Maribel prays to live a normal life. But after realizing she’s being stalked, she finds herself living in constant fear. Her dramatic past has returned to haunt her. Despite her efforts to keep her heart under lock and key, she finds herself in a deadly love triangle.
Stray
Price: Free! Words: 82,050. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In this sequel to the dystopian novel Mutt, Emery and Green work together to locate a shipment of medicine being smuggled from the black market inside the walled city of Rittenhouse to the crime lords outside it.
Vampire George Washington
Series: Domestic Tranquility, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Horror » General
All was normal at the President's House in Philadelphia until a meeting with Chief Piomongo of the Chickasaws turned sour. With betrayal in the air and the future of the country in the balance, George Washington finds himself fighting a battle that he cannot win. "Vampire George Washington" is the first part of Domestic Tranquility, a long series intertwining American presidents with vampirism.