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The Collector
Price: Free! Words: 14,770. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
(4.50)
A collector of antiquities gets more than she bargained for when she receives a gift from a former romantic rival that begins a horrific series of events.
1872 Chicago Firefighter Directory
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 5,390. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Fire Science, Nonfiction » History » North America
I am publishing an 1872 Directory of Fireman for the City of Chicago. It includes railroads and Chicago businesses. I researched the book from the U.S. Business Directory of 1872, among other references. 1872 was the year after the great conflagration, i.e the Great Chicago Fire of October 8-10, 1871. In this era firefighting was handled by steam engines. They were often pulled by teams of horses.
Tokens of the Liars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Radio journalist and white liar, Cat Carlyle gathers the attention of a serial killer. What will her lying cost her and how much will she have to pay?
The Art of John Seymour Lindsay - The Metal sketches
Series: The hidden art of John Seymour Lindsay, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
John Seymour Lindsay was a master of drawing metalwork. It is amazing how the flourish of his simple pencil could so faithfully portray the characteristics of beaten wrought metal. He had few if any equals in this particular medium and also knew his subject – ironwork. He had handled hundreds of pieces of wrought iron and other metal implements, understanding texture, patina and finish.
Scabbard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,910. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: July 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
An old sword shows up at an antique fair in provincial New Zealand. What tragedy does it conceal and how does this mysterious object connect with Christian Larson, a Scandinavian boy shipwrecked in the year of the Titanic? a Viking past forms part of a quest for identity, set in a small New Zealand town in the early years of the twentieth century.
Furniture Hunting in Delhi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Shopping
A guide to buying furniture in Delhi. A Directory of Furniture dealers with 25 plus names of dealers / shops / boutiques/ craftsmen in and around Delhi dealing in old, vintage, antique, look alike antiques, furniture in beautiful wood Each of the person has been carefully chosen...Though the title says 25, you get more than 40 such addresses and plenty of tips on bargaining.
The Parrot In the Parlor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
Friends and more than a couple of unusual helpers work to solve the mystery of who is stealing valuable antiques.
Rhymes or Porcupines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
(5.00)
After his science fiction writing mom passed away, author Peter A. Hirsch heard verses for years and he unveils those in short rhyming stories and poems. Using his sense of humor, insight, sentimentality and adventurous side in an easy reading format, this potpourri of unusual escapades, silly yarns, gushy verses and soul searching questions is entertaining from start to finish.
The Ornament
Series: Broken Ornament, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2012 by eXtasy Books Inc. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When Kylee breaks an antique ornament she found in a specialty store, she doesn't expect to find herself flung into another reality.
Behind The Skirting Board
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Horror » Undead
For a young couple moving ahead into an exciting new stage of life, everything is an exciting challenge... a journey together through the shared adventures of renovating an old house, starting a new business, and keeping a most extraordinary new pet. But life can be unpredictable, and insufficient attention to detail can sometimes be a very dangerous thing...