Books tagged: yakuza

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Burn My Bonsai
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,320. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Emperor Hirohito villain or hero? The answer may be in his lost diary. An unsuspecting Danish student is caught in the clutches of an alluring kendo tyrant. Pursued by fervent ultra rightists, yakuza and police, the young couple dash through the back streets and sumo stables of contemporary Tokyo to protect the final diary and maligned bushido spirit of Emperor Hirohito's Japan.
Downhill Rush
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 61,450. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
At a new ski resort in B.C.’s Coast Mountains, Kylie Michaelson is desperately seeking her sister, last seen with a Russian playboy who may be involved in human trafficking. Reluctantly, Kylie accepts the help of a failed lawyer/ski bum. But how can she trust him when he’s clearly got dark secrets, she’s already falling for him, and the people they’re hunting together have started hunting them?
Wo bitte geht's hier um die Welt?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,550. Language: German. Published: March 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
Reisen wohin und so lange man möchte? Sich aussuchen, in welchem Land man wohnt und arbeitet? Als junge Frau frei und ungebunden sein und viel erleben, auch ohne dickes Bankkonto - geht das? Ja. Die charmante deutsche Abenteurerin Nina machts vor. Seit sie 22 ist, folgt sie ihrer Reiseleidenschaft und ist seit nun mehr als 8 Jahren als Fremdsprachenlehrerin rund um den Globus unterwegs.
The Man In The Rain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,630. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2011 by AWP Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Mondu, once an AI designer at the top of the Nigerian IT industry, needed to escape from a life that was eating him alive. He found refuge as a shopkeeper in the depths of the Amazon, at a unique resort. It's a preserve for all forms of Amazon life--reptiles, mammals, and human and material culture. No modern technology allowed. Some people come here to disappear. Others come to hunt them.
Broken Magic
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Blue Shark Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There is a hidden world tucked inside our own, magical and dangerous. Tommy and Henry A are two small-time hustlers down on their luck. They use their powers to skim a little money from the idle rich and they never, ever hurt anyone. But lately things have gone terribly wrong and if they're going to survive they'll have to turn to a woman who is both beautiful--and scary.
The Wind from Miilark
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Series: The Norothian Cycle, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,840. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Book III of the Norothian Cycle. Johnny goes marching home again.
The Boy with the Koi Tattoo (Boys in Love #2)(Yaoi Novel)
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Series: Boys In Love, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,940. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The Boy with the Koi Tattoo is the second novel in the Boys in Love Series. It starts immediately where the last book finished and now Dai Uie is wandering the streets alone when he stumbles into Kabukicho, a well known red-light district in Tokyo and is confronted with a gang of Yakuza thugs who drag him into “The Red Building” an infamous gay brothel in 2-chrome....
Mike's Japan
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Price: Free! Words: 6,940. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Mike has many Japanese friends, speaks Japanese (badly) and often visits Japan. He has noticed that the conversation flows more freely after a few glasses of sake. He is then told stories he might not otherwise hear. In this free ebook he recounts some of these stories and gives advice for independent travellers wishing to visit Japan. The book is illustrated with lots of pics.
Nasty Disposition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by KAW Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Goth-girl Carmen is unruly, a liar, and a former juvenile delinquent. Her brother calls her “The Bride of Dracula--with a bad attitude, tattoos, and piercings.” She never met a law she didn’t want to break, and her brother is a cop. But when he’s murdered and police claim he was crooked, she resolves to clear his name--even though it means defying Yakuza gangsters and confronting her painful past.
Dreams and Nightmares, Book 3 of The Stonebridge Trilogy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,400. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Set on a scruffy island in the Bahamas, “Dreams and Nightmares” is the story of underwater photographer Calley Porter and police Chief Alex Jackson and their danger-filled road to love. Encounters with the Yakuza, search for treasure and some very large sharks make their story one of courage, strength and hope. Truly a story “close to the heart, far from the ordinary.”