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Easy Target
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 140,260. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
NYPD Lieutenant Greg Webster retired to teach at a small Kansas college but before even a year had passed his wife was killed in an apparent hit-and-run accident. Greg suspected nothing sinister but one of his students thought Carolyn's accident might be the latest in a series of murders. Apparently, the serial killer wanted a tougher opponent than the campus cops. Big mistake.
Hume's Fork
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A comic drama about philosophy, family, religion, and, of course, professional wrestling. Barely adequate philosophy professor Legare Hume has a mind-body problem. No matter how far he goes, no matter how hard he thinks, he can’t escape the world he lives in. Hume’s Fork is a brilliantly satirical and philosophical novel, every bit as funny as it is intelligent—a true original.
Murder From the Grave
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 138,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2009 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Set in San Francisco, it is the story of Deuteronomy Saint Claire, a brilliant Berkeley professor-turned-police detective, pitted against a prolific serial killer whose perverse ambition is to carry out seven murders after he is already dead.
Trembling in the Ivory Tower: Excesses in the Pursuit of Truth and Tenure
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2010 by Bancroft Press. Category: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Public affairs
In this gem of a book, scholar and wit Kenneth Lasson takes on all manner of excesses in the Ivory Tower which, from his insider's viewpoint, constitute little less than a full-scale assault on American values and mores. Lasson uses his sharply pointed pen to skewer both the powerful and the petty, from perpetually outraged law professors and would-be literati to ethnic hatemongers with tenure.
Professor Volt verdwenen
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Price: Free! Words: 410. Language: Dutch. Published: August 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
Dit is een boek geïnspireerd op de Geronimo Stilton reeks, waar Volt verdwijnt!
Let Me Count the Ways
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,970. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Sara Prentiss is not impressed when best‑selling author Adam Merrill arrives on campus to team‑teach her creative writing class. When Sara's elderly housemate, Olivia -- Adam's biggest fan -- invites him to move in, Sara is infuriated. But she can't bear to hurt Olivia. One summer isn't so long, after all... Leigh Michaels is the author of more than 90 books.
The Empty Door
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Price: Free! Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cassiopia Cassell’s high IQ had always been too much for the men she’d dated. But now her beloved father was missing, and the only way to rescue him required she retain the services of a man with special abilities, a man she did not care for, and one she would have to convince to accompany her through an unexplained portal that led to dangers beyond imagination.
Close Collaboration
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,270. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
When Mallory Mitchell needs an authority to co‑author the textbook she is writing, it's no problem to find the authority. But when Mallory comes face to face with sociologist C. Duncan Adams, sparks fly. She has to work with him in order to sell her book -- but will he ever be anything more than a teacher's pest? Leigh Michaels is the author of more than 90 books.
Come Next Summer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
All Devon Quinn needs is an apartment for the spring semester. She didn't plan on getting a roommate, especially an irritatingly self‑assured male. But there is only one apartment and two people wanting it. How bad can it be, she asked herself, to share an apartment with Jon Hardesty for a few months? Come summer, it would all be over.
Imeros
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 45,980. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
After the death of a colleague, aging poet Jacob Schorr begins to worry about his recent struggles to write. He had long since lost the inspiration that made his first book, Imeros, a success. This early success was driven by the desire to recapture his love for Melissa--his college fiancee. Now, as a college professor, he begins to look around campus for something new to desire. He finds Joelle.