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Travels With Grandpaw
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,650. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2011 by New Summerfield Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Travels With Grandpaw" is "Tuesdays With Morrie" meets "Tom Sawyer"--in Boots. David Davis is known for his award winning children's books. This is a memoir about his 49 year relationship with his "Grandpaw" and Texas. Hunt, fish, laugh, cry, carouse, and hear stories of early 1900's East Texas. Get to know Ray Lacy--The best man David ever knew.
Late Summer Thunder
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Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
The sound of distant thunder ushers back memories of murder and redemption. Twenty years after the fact, Sam can no longer suppress the recollection of a night he had tried so hard to forget. Late Summer Thunder brings him back to the night of the storm, the night he witnessed a miracle.
Daughter of Texas
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 159,870. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A woman’s life in Texas: Before the cattle drives. Before the Alamo. Before the legends were born. She was there ...And she saw it all
The End of Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino
A bumbling Texas governor flirts with secession. Far right militias flock to his call and prepare for violence to bring about independence. A backlash from Indigenous Mexicans in Texas calls for the Aztlan Now movement, Mexicans wanting to secede FROM Texas and stay loyal to the US. Militias, Brown Power people, prison gangs, police, and FBI clash. From this comes new Mexican-majority US states.
Brits At The Alamo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » War
More than 30 British-born men fought for the Texas cause during the siege and battle of the Alamo. This is a concise and informative account of their deeds.
Five Crimes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Master storyteller, C. C. Blake, invites you to the perfect heist: five forays into crime and suspense, mystery and the macabre for one low price! Cops and crooks, parents and children, lovers and psychotics . . . These stories share ugly secrets and terrifying adversaries, pitching normal people into extraordinary circumstances where courage and ingenuity are the only tools for survival.
The Ballad of the Cop's Gun
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A rummy. A stripper. A slum lord. A body. Crime can be operatic. In the big city, justice's tune is one few citizens know well. When the words don't come, sometimes a cop's gun provides the best accompaniment. This suspense thriller from C. C. Blake has one hell of a tempo.
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
The Travis Club
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Taylor Nichols is a young writer who pens obscure historical guidebooks about his hometown, San Antonio, Texas. His work receives little notice until he unearths a 100 year old mystery that the powerful had hoped would never be uncovered. How far will the city's power brokers go to silence Taylor and his band of friends known as The Travis Club? Intrigue and romance bring this mystery alive
The Horse Thief and The Lady
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Series: Mitt Stone, one. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
First of the three Mitt Stone series of Western novels. Texas 1860's action, suspense and resolution with engaging characters and interwoven plot. Mitt Stone's ambitions override common sense as he pursues his dreams and flees a posse aboard his black stallion Rambler.