Books tagged: smuggling

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So Much To Answer For
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tommy Hill walked back into Manchester on the tail of a thunderstorm, promising easy money and atonement for his former sins. Joe Wilkinson doesn't want anything to do with his former friend, but it's not going to work out that way. When Hill turns up dead the Police think Joe's involved, and Hill's business partners think he's holding their money.
The Wars Of The Shannons
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Series: The Shannon Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,500. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The Wars Of The Shannons... In third book in the Shannon series young Patrick Shannon finds himself swept up in the Civil War - and fighting on the opposite side of his family.
Self-Preservation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,100. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011 by Secret Fire Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Blue Devers smuggles women out of abusive relationships. He procures new identities and new lives, no questions asked—until one of the women winds up dead at the base of an Oregon coast cliff. The cops will call it suicide, but Blue knows Tamara MacDougall would never have jumped. He’ll find her killer. He owes her that. But he doesn’t expect the nasty turn the investigation takes.
Mule
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When a young professional man encounters a Russian mob boss, he is offered a shortcut to wealth. But first, Jay must take on the job of smuggling drugs. His life is turned upside down as he exposes himself to the dangers of the underworld. His keen wits and luck see him through. But will this be enough when he faces the violence and treachery of a gang war in northern Mexico.
Lowboy #22
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,190. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
"Lowboy #22" is the story of a missing, semi trailer-truck and its mysterious cargo. The characters include an armed and dangerous old lady; a set of beautiful, deaf-mute, Haitian, twin girls; a pet monkey with serious needs owned by a thieving and ambitious nymphet; and the return of a trucker's ever-horny sister as they trail murders and sweet romance across the highways of the southeast USA.
Pearces' Ocean
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by Bev Robitai. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Author Tony Pearce uses his own family legends as a base for this rollicking tale. Simon Pearce, born in poverty on the Isles of Scilly in Cornwall, England, escapes a dangerous life of smuggling to rise up through the ranks and eventually captain his own ship. He marries a beautiful Portuguese woman, starting a family dynasty that flourishes through the excitements of the 18th century.
The Uighur Plot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Thomas McKinley, a recently retired Marine Corps officer, goes to Honduras to research a book on the Contras. There, he meets Honduran-American Elena Johnson de Vasquez – attractive and very good with a gun. They run afoul of a local Arab marijuana grower and trafficker and become embroiled in an international plot involving a rogue U.S. agency operation and the Russian and Chinese governments.
The Smuggling Life of Gabriel Tomkins
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
Gabriel Tomkins was a smuggler … and a customs officer! This is his extraordinary story spanning the first half of the 18th century in which he rode with the notorious Hawkhurst gang, led the Mayfield smugglers, was shot, arrested, jailed, transported and finally hanged in Bedford in 1750.
What the Parrot Told Alice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 25,170. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
"What the Parrot Told Alice" is an entertaining and engaging story about a curious young girl and a parrot that changes her view of the world. “‘What the Parrot Told Alice’” is not only delightful – it is inspired." -- Dr. Jane Goodall
Shark Bay
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A group of kayakers set off in search of their missing friends, but each of them has a deeply personal reason to be there. Amid beautifully evocative scenery, the pace of the kayaks matches the slow rise of tension as we realise something else is going on. At Cape Inscription the tension climaxes in a deadly fight. They must flee, unarmed, barefoot, across a barren waterless island