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Folktales of Vice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,030. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
Traditional tales of wickedness from around the world. Stories of vice, deceit and cunning. Anecdotes of unadulterated evil from USA to India, Nigeria to China. One in a series of 18 titles on topics that range from Enchantment to Trickery; with Folly, Passion & even Religion in between.
Inside Out: Book One
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 15,160. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
True short stories from Denver’s first Black Female Undercover Vice and Narcotics Detective. Rae started in 1973 and quickly achieved detective status.On loan to the FBI, CBI, DEA and other metro police depts. Due to political corruption, resigned the department in 1979 and moved to Georgia. Names have been changed, and parts have been added to make it steamy!
Miami, Only Worse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,760. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
The Miami of today is built on the drug trade and corruption of the 1970s and early 1980s. The overabundance of easy money bred myriad scams predominantly through established business such as banks and their notorious clients the "import-exporter". Miami, Only Worse is a true story of a small company with a few spirited individuals that navigated those times with humor and farcical creativity.
The Grip
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
The Grip is a short story satire about how a hobby or interest can become an obsession. This story takes the reader on a journey of an out of control perfectionist that lacks the talent to accomplish their goals. Anyone can become caught up in the frustration of falling short of their dreams.This is a short story. It is meant to be read in one sitting. Only one paragraph indention at the start.
I, the People: How Marvin Zindler Busted the Best Little Whorehouse in Texas
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,200. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » American
Behind the scenes of The Best Little Whorehouse in Texas lies an authentic true crime history yarn just as entertaining and as much a part of the Lone Star State’s many fabled legends. In I, the People, veteran Houston journalist Gary Taylor recreates the real story behind the closing of the Chicken Ranch and explains the forces that unleashed TV icon Marvin Zindler upon the national scene.
Smoking is Bad for You
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,660. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 by Less Than Three Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
With nothing better to do until his contact shows up, Detective Keith Halfen notices a man who looks familiar, but whom he cannot place. Curious, determined to place the man, he strikes up a conversation and finds himself drawn in when he learns why the man is lingering outside a restaurant smoking a cigarette...
The Blackhearted Saint
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Price: Free! Words: 21,140. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
A student discovers a strange sonnet in a library’s collection of Italian Renaissance poetry. This leads him to another, greater revelation – a centuries-old story of lust, greed and killings – all the sins of a single man. The student is soon to find out that this mysterious persona is in the middle of one of the most shameful chapters of the Vatican's history.
Orasul Ultimei Eclipse
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Price: $9.89 USD. Words: 36,540. Language: Romanian. Published: January 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Romanul este o satira la adresa societăţii româneşti de după ’89, aflate in eclipsa. Romancierul se ancoreaza in realitatea cruda a vremii. Rasul sau nimicitor face sa explodeze instantaneu demagogia vorbelor desarte, falsa cultura, falsul umor, invaluind tragicul, sublimul, grotescul in plasa fina a ironiei. Sub acest umor aparent nevinovat se ascunde drama incomensurabila a societatii.
The 8th Million Way to Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2013 by Robert Cettl. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » History & Criticism
An in-depth critical re-appraisal and inside account of director Hal Ashby's final feature film 8 Million Ways to Die starring Jeff Bridges, Rosanna Arquette and Andy Garcia.
Of Virtue & Vice
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Series: Faith in Action, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
In this discussion, the author explains the means by which Christ teaches virtue and the appropriate avenue to attaining it.