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STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: The Taming of Al Capone
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 4,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Young Ernie Hemingway and his friends meet up with Al Capone and his gang as he travels north to do some business in Petoskey. Capone's trip is cut short when he reaches Horton Bay and something highly unlikely changes his life!
Flappers, Flasks and Foul Play (A Jazz Age Mystery #1)
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Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,870. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rival gangs fight over booze and bars during Prohibition in 1920s Galveston: the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, suspects foul play when a bank VP collapses at her half-brother Sammy's speakeasy. Was it an accident or a mob hit? As turf wars escalate, Sammy is accused of murder and Jazz must risk her life and career to find the killer. Inspired by actual events.
Moonrakers at Peace and War
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Family history
Navigating between fact and fiction and constantly seeking to uncover truth, Moonrakers recounts the story of immigrants from Wiltshire England to Canada and the United States in the 19th and 20th centuries as they encounter the forces governing their lives whether they are political, religious, economic, legal or social.
STOLEN IN PARIS: The Lost Chronicles of Young Ernest Hemingway: My Greatest Temptation: Me and My Pesky Hormones (They Come With No Instructions)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
As seventeen year old Ernest Hemingway came to his last idyllic summer in Northern Michigan, he begins to see life in a different life. Soon after he arrives in Horton's Bay, he runs into an old playmate, Grace Quinlan, who has blossomed during the year. Thus begins young Ernie's great struggle with guilt and his conscience.
Felix and Eve
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Felix and Eve are two people from very different generations that live together for the summer. The elderly Felix hires Eve to be a live-in caregiver while he recovers from heart bi-pass surgery. Eve is a self reliant vagabond with counterculture values who lives in the moment while Felix is an unyielding man who is set in his ways. He tells her about when he worked for the notorious Al Capone.
On the Road to West Egg: The Volatile Relationship of F. Scott and Zelda Fitzgerald
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012 by BookCaps. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
Glamour, alcohol, reckless and carefree behavior--all themes of a great F. Scott Fitzgerald novel? Yes. But, in the case of Fitzgerald, fiction imitates life. Fitzgerald's marriage to Zelda was volatile from the start--it was plagued by alcohol abuse, debt, and mental illness. "The Great Gatsby" may be Fitzgerald's most read story, but his most fascinating story was his relationship to Zelda Fit
Baby Grand Legacy
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Series: The Desiree & Kevin Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,800. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Formerly titled Baby Grand: The Beginning. In this offbeat romantic adventure, boy meets girl. They are smitten, but her mother hates him. Even his own father, if he really is his father, accuses him of inappropriate behavior. So they are forced to sneak around and plot their relatively innocent trysts, right up to and beyond when he is sent away for the summer..
Smokers Are The New Jews
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Price: Free! Words: 520. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Storm Publishing. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Prohibition returns, but this time it’s for cigarettes.
On the Road to Winterhaven
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Christmas 1928. A mysterious man emerges from a blizzard and arrives at the hopeless town of Winterhaven. When he tries to rekindle lost hope, change the lives of the townsfolk and turn around the fortunes of the town, one stubborn problem remains: greed. Only the mysterious man can stand in greed’s way and save Winterhaven from eternal despair…
The Spyglass Project
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Haunted by his brother’s murder and shocking allegiance with the German enemy, Major Michael Malone burns for revenge. Gianna Mangiameli’s world is shattered when she witnesses a double murder. Desperate to protect her family against the Mafia hitman's threats, she must keep her secret and find answers of her own. They are thrown into Chicago's underworld and fight a new war on America's soil.