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The Order of the Poison Oak
Series: Russel Middlebrook. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Gay & Lesbian
After "coming out" at school, sixteen-year-old Russel decides to take a counselor job at a camp for burn survivors to get away from the antagonism of his classmates, but finds that ten-year-old boys have just as many problems as he does. Book 2 in the Russel Middlebrook Series that started with Geography Club.
WhaleQuest!
Price: Free! Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Jeep Muldoon and his pals are back for their greatest adventure ever! To save an entangled whale, the boys risk everything in a daring midnight rescue in the "Graveyard of the Atlantic." A bashful sea monster, wild banker ponies, the heir to a baseball legend and the Marine Corps newest super aircraft join in for this thrill ride, and the surprises just keep coming!
Dark Lake, An Allie Armington Mystery
Price: $8.97 USD. Words: 53,590. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Little Moose Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Allie’s back in the Adirondacks, and this time it’s really personal. Her return is nothing like what she expected. Instead of the tranquil retreat she remembers, the place is a murder site. She’s confronted with everything from cover-ups and corrupted cops, to covert meth labs and cousins in distress...turning her visit from a dream to remember to a nightmare she'd rather forget.
Murder at the Log House Restaurant
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,230. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011 by Borderline Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two young men, Billy and Hammer, become intertwined with the same mentor, Del, the Captain of the Guard at the Boise State Prison. What better way to solidify a friendship than with a week-long fishing trip to Eastern Idaho and the beautiful South Fork of the Snake River. The week-long trip quickly becomes a summer-long adventure and the experience of a lifetime.
Welcome to Wynott: Rethinking the Way We've Always Done Things
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,050. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Sociology
With a light touch and a lot of humor, Ray Harris applies fresh thinking to existing systems and structures, and creates a blueprint for a new American urban community, called “Wynott.” Whether an inner-city neighborhood, an aging suburb, or a small town, Wynott can exist in any place where enough people agree to try something different, and commit to making it work.
Fish Tales: The Case of the Colossal Calamares
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Graduate students Dave Linders and Craig Cree undertake a diving expedition to collect a new species of fish in the Sea of Cortez. Teaming up with fish expert Professor Thompens, their plans are interrupted by the presence of rogue squids and the devious Rashid who steals the prized fish. Emma and Jacob Hardin, along with friend Eloy, begin an intense search to locate Dave and save the fish
Insiders Guide to Family Fun in Minneapolis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,690. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family activities, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A great guide to family friendly attractions and events in Minneapolis and the surrounding cities. Writted by a long time resident this book gives detailed information only an insider would have that will make your next family outing even more fun.
Grounded For Good
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,460. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Self-Esteem & Self-Reliance
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Derek Dawson has big plans for the summer after 8th grade, but things don't fall into place quite like he expected.
Wind Water Waves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,820. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of nine short stories reflecting on various characters' relationships with "The River."
The Makeout Machine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
It was the last summer of my childhood. In the early 1970s, we had a hippie as a lifeguard at the neighborhood pool. My friends and I thought he was so cool, and we called his van "The Makeout Machine". When one of us had a bad accident and he came to the rescue, I learned that grownups can't always fix everything. That was when I started to grow up. Short Story - 8,300 words