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The Polski Affair
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2010 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Award-Winning Finalist in the Historical Fiction category of the 2010 International Book Awards! This is a fictionalised account of the role played by the Hotel Polski during the Nazi occupation of Warsaw. Rosa Feurmann, a Jewish partisan, infiltrates the hotel. She is detected and comes under the personal control of the Hotel’s Nazi Commandant. The experience haunts her later life.
Alexandria the Great and Other, Lesser Beings
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
This historical romance novel begins in 1908 Krakow, when 16-year-old Josie escapes betrothal by running off to America with a superbly handsome stranger. That story is passed down three generations, becoming a True-Love myth that dominates the family's otherwise intelligent, independent women and forces them to resolve a conflict between their professional goals and their urge to find True Love.
Capital Punishment
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Price: Free! Words: 174,540. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The BBC said: "Most of us would think twice about trying to get to the end of our street, without cash in our pockets. But what about going a little bit further....with no money, no food and no way of getting home? Meet Kris Mole. He's the 24 year old brains behind the Great Euro Freebie Challenge in aid of Cancer Research." After reading please rate and review. Unless you didn't like it. Hmmmm.
Brother's Keeper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Vince Maguire, life as an expat journalist in Warsaw is an easy glide — until the dark world of his estranged brother intrudes. Teddy's in trouble, but is he victim or villain? Is he even alive? The answers are in the frozen oilfields of northern Canada — a new wild west where the normal rules of behavior don’t apply. In the end, who really needs to be saved, the seeker or the sought?
Following Josh
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2012 by f/64 Publishing. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
From Beijing's hutongs to the "always undefeated" city of Warsaw, follow Josh along with author Dave Norman as they explore the Far East and Eastern Europe by rail. Whether drinking with nomads in Mongolia, dining with locals in Seoul, or exploring Russian paintball combat with a "retired" Soviet arms dealer, Norman's blend of humor and history makes the adventure come alive.
Warsaw Walking Tour
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Series: Walking Tours. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,280. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Take a walk through Warsaw’s Old Town and Royal Castle and see how the city has enjoyed a comfortable existence the past 200 years.
Warsaw Freedom
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,670. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Stefania and Paulina are Jewish women living in the Warsaw Ghetto during WWII. Stefania smuggles children out of the Ghetto. She tries to convince Paulina to smuggle out her son, Henryk. Paulina refuses. Stefania smuggles the boy out without Paulina's knowledge. After confronting Stefania, the two women get smuggled out together and have to survive hidden in Warsaw.
Zaremba, or Love and the Rule of Law
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 145,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
In Warsaw, a chance encounter plunges a shy polio victim into dirty politics and new realms of emotion. Zaremba, a wealthy businessman, is about to be unjustly arrested and only Cordelia can save him. But when Zaremba disappears, Cordelia is painfully uncertain if she has been abandoned and must overcome surveillance, corruption, libel, and increasing humiliations and hardships to learn the truth.
Babcia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: Polish. Published: May 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
„Babcia” jest szóstym opowiadaniem z serii Na Rozdrożu. Opisują one historie niekoniecznie prawdziwe, lecz całkiem prawdopodobne. Wszystko zależy bowiem od wyobraźni czytającego. Niektóre osoby nie wierzą absolutnie w nic, do nich nie jest skierowany ten tomik opowiadań. Ktoś natomiast, kto posiada choćby częściowo rozbudzoną wyobraźnię, potrafi zrozumieć o co w nim chodzi. Autor
The Warsaw Conspiracy (The Poland Trilogy, Book 3)
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Series: The Poland Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,780. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
THE WARSAW CONSPIRACY unfolds as a family saga set against the November Rising (1830-1831), partitioned Poland’s daring challenge to the Russian Empire. The story portrays two brothers and their fates in love and war. Both Michał and Józef find themselves caught up in the vortex of a daring plot to abduct the Grand Duke of Russia in order to instigate a general insurrection.