Books tagged: southern california

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Whistling Girl
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2009. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Whistling Girl is an historical romance taking place in Southern California just as it was being discovered by easterners. Anita Aldon is the Spanish/English daughter of a ranchero displaced by the tide of newcomers. She loves the outdoors and dreads the inevitable move to the city, but a casual meeting with one of the newcomers is followed by a series of complications changing everything.
Everything In Its Path
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
The true story of the St. Francis Dam disaster, told by Kate Thompson, junior archaeologist. Intertwined with Kate’s story is that of the village she's unearthing, and Singing Bird, a girl who foresees disaster. When Kate discovers the dam above them is leaking, the two girls’ fates become intertwined across the centuries as they struggle to save their loved ones from Everything In Its Path.
Our Lady of the Lowriders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 161,480. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Roger Donnelly's best friend says that Jesus and the Virgin Mary have started talking to him. Jesse Montoya is Roger's all-time best pal, and he swears he's having visions and can work miracles. Roger has stood by Jesse since the first grade, but as time passes and Jesse insists his mysticism is real, Roger reluctantly gets dragged into Jesse's weird world of Catholic dreams and maybe-miracles.
Fire and Rain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 122,690. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Into the drought-weary California town of Valle Rosa comes a stranger who promises he can make it rain. All he asks for is a place to stay and complete privacy. But he is too charismatic to maintain a low profile . . . and the adobe cottage he's given to live in is owned by an investigative TV reporter struggling to revive her career. Fire and Rain is a love story filled with mystery and heart.
The Z Street Band
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Five 8th-graders in a Southern California beach town form a band, setting off a series of challenging events.
A Road Painted in Scarlet
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The infamous Highway 74 in Southern California can be a death trap of a road. There’s even a store that sells a T-shirt with the logo: I SURVIVED THE ORTEGA HIGHWAY. Let me tell you about someone who never earned that shirt. I didn't murder him. But what happened haunts me to this day. And the kicker? This story's real.
The Detective & The Unicorn
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,850. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When a warlock from the magical world of the Morning Land murders Derek Ridder’s friend, the LAPD detective gets a new partner. Her name’s Tavia, and she’s a brash, driven unicorn filly. She identifies the killer as Sir William Teach, the one man she’s sworn to capture or kill. Together, Derek and Tavia must race to uncover Teach's plan to conquer both of their worlds.
RBC
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Price: Free! Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Red blood cells. Suzana hates her nickname. Her coworkers at The Bureau of Daywalker Affairs have taken to calling her RBC because she shares her taste for blood with the rogue vampires that haunt Southern California. When a lethal entity emerges and begins killing both humans and vampires alike, Suzana must confront her own perilous history that started centuries ago in ancient Japan.
Sabre Tooth Surf: Lost in Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The chance meeting of a teenaged physicist and a young surfer triggers a chain of events that lands a group of teen explorers farther back in time than anticipated. Survival becomes paramount in a violent world of saber tooth cats, plesiosaurs and prehistoric humans. With resolve, invention and courage, the kids navigate life threatening hazards as they desperately search for the route home.
PRELUDE TO THE APOCALYPSE, Part 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Paris Hilton and Lady Gaga are dead. So is the President. Psytrance parties rage as Palm Springs burns. Police and fire departments are gone. Martial Law is imposed to deal with the riots but the military is overwhelmed when Mexicans storm the border to reclaim California. Warlords battle private security forces for control of coastal towns.