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Vámonos!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two offbeat C&W musicians flee Austin, Texas, on their Harley-Davidson motorcycles after becoming homeless. One for philandering and the other for hot rent checks. They ride into the Mexican dessert, hoping for a life-changing, journey of redemption. A humorous and perilous romp follows from the Mexican border to the town of Tolencita where the despot El Jefe jails them and threatens death.
Look Up, Austin! A Walking Tour of Austin, Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Austin, Texas is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Code Blue Seconds from Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Logan Christian Publishing Company. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christian Life / Inspirational
Henry (Hank) Austin grew up in eastern Kentucky with no idea his brain was bleeding. At age 6, his first seizure was undiagnosed. Later, the leaking blood vessels burst, sending the young father into several code blues. During a painful surgery, Henry was pain-free. Jesus took his place in the operation. Despite all, Hillbilly Hank recounts his trials with anecdotes that will warm your heart.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Austin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Austin, the “heart of Texas,” as the locals are fond of saying. “I’d driven through the town, but when I decided to stop for a couple of days to see what everybody had always raved about, I downloaded this ebook to give me the skinny. Worked fine.” --- Red H., online reviewer, Tuscaloosa
Nothing Before Something
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,060. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
As Gunther Temple sweats through an Austin, Texas, August and what feels like the imminent death of the natural history library he works in, a bewitching woman enters his life. She’s researching the past of a charismatic evangelist who had been a respected scientist but who now preaches creationism. Science and an insidious sect duke it out. You will laugh.
Deadly Turn: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If he hadn't turned into the rest stop for a nature call, Deacon Bishop never would have heard about the hundred million dollars--or gotten involved with his favorite Mafia family, the Portellos. But he did make the stop--and gave a lift to the woman who claimed to be a Fed. Bishop would do a lot for a hundred million... and a few dead bodies aren't that big a concern. Rita Portello, though...
Deadly Trade: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 144,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
PI Deacon Bishop is suspicious when a man hires him to look for his son-in-law--clearly there was no love lost between these two. He didn't think, though, that he'd find himself the leading suspect in a serial killing--or that he'd finally find the evidence he needs to put local Mafia boss Frank Portello on death row. First, though, he needs to stay alive.
ACL Music Fest: Rockin' Coverage 2002-2011
Price: Free! Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Music, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Outdoor activities
With a timeline of articles and photos spanning 2002 to 2011, the Austin American-Statesman's award winning editorial staff and contributors trace the evolution of the Austin City Limits Music Festival from a small regional event in Austin’s Zilker Park to one of the country’s premiere destination music festivals. We recreate moments that will resonate with festival attendees and music fans alike.
I, Philibert Q. Winslow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When his beautiful receptionist is murdered, lawyer Philibert Q. Winslow is distraught... until he learns he is a suspect. Agreeing to defend the ex-boyfriend is a step in the right direction but evidence seems to keep piling up against Philibert. Is he being framed... or might he actually be acting out his fantasies. Funny and exciting mystery.
Cupid's Hit List
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
A lusts of Cupids are on the loose in Austin, Texas, and they've got their quivers trained on twenty-something Caroline McGinnis, thanks to her mother and an offering of cherry empanadas. When a mysterious elfen-looking woman named Tink offers her shelter in her funky little South Congress Avenue clothing store, Caroline has no idea that love, and magic, come in all shapes and sizes . . .