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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.
Hard News: The Coming of Age Story of a Criminal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,540. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Being a crook doesn’t mean a person is dishonest. Dishonest people are mostly elected or placed in positions of power that are above their emotional or mental quotients. People who only divert money, crooked or not, are honest about it. It’s the ones who want to control you that are the most dangerous. And you can recognize them in an instant. Resist them.
Dathan Charles-Book 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 199,960. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A product of an unconventional childhood and unorthodox family, Dathan Charles is ambitious to create a business empire. A concealed mixture of ruthlessness and loyalty, she attracts the unwanted attention of Colonel Heydrich of the SS in Berlin in 1934 and later that year of Gregory Capeto, a notorious gangster from the days of Prohibition.
Bathing Beauties, Booze And Bullets (A Jazz Age Mystery #2)
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Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,550. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s 1927 in Galveston, TX—the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, is assigned to profile bathing beauties competing in the Miss Universe contest, but she’d rather solve the murders of local prostitutes. Worse, she must fend off advances from Colin, a gangster she suspects is involved. Finally she risks it all to save her friends and brother from a ruthless killer.