Books tagged: austria

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Half Past Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,620. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Mickey Brennan returns in the third of his series. Mickey, trying to shake off guilt for his secretary's death, signs on to protect a client from perhaps the best hired killer in the world. Mickey will travel to Colorado, Switzerland, and Austria, hoping to lure the assassin into a trap. The question is, will Mickey be the trapper or falling into Shakespeare's trap?
Sisters of War
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,790. Language: Australian English. Published: April 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A tale set in wartime Austria, of five women living under the ever-watchful eye of the Third Reich. To Australian Elise, world war two felt surreal, like a vague childhood memory. But sitting at the bedside of her critically ill mother-in-law, she was about to learn the harsh reality of what had happened during those dark times, from the lips of someone born in one of the darkest of dark places...
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 31,960. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
This is a tale of a Pakistani girl who braves the joys and excitement of trotting over Europe in five months. She visits Vienna, Salzburg, Venice, Rome, Florence, Pisa, Budapest, Ljubljana, Munich, Prague, Paris, Barcelona and lives a dream in Graz. There are many adventures on the way,plenty of missed buses and trains, and always the resilience to arrive at her destination no matter what.
Der Großvater meiner Mutter
Price: $10.90 USD. Words: 37,310. Language: German. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Der Autor erzählt uns sein Leben, beginnend mit seiner ärmlichen Geburt als lediger Sohn einer Landarbeiterin 1862, bis zu seinem Bürgermeisteramt, dessen ihn die Nationalsozialisten 1938 enthoben.
Christmas Markets in Vienna (2015 Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
2015 Edition! Vienna is a city that embraces the celebration of Christmas and nowhere more so than in the sheer number and variety of Christmas markets to be found nestled in front of its stunning architecture and along its cobbled streets. This guide takes a tour of these traditional markets, full of crafts, gifts and the flavours of Christmas. Essential reading for anyone visiting Vienna.
Say Goodbye to Everything
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
This is a story of how honest, positive-thinking, hard-working, capable people come into conflict with our over-regulated western society. It will be of interest to anyone who would like to escape from a world in which human rights matter more than common humanity, safety matters more than adventure, bureaucracy matters more than romance, and the nanny state tries to control everything.
Shakespeare, Mark Twain, and Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Spencer Blackfeather and his wife were ambushed at their home. Since it will be months before he's back on his feet, Spencer turns to an old Marine Corps buddy from days past, Security expert Lane Tanner, to bring the assassins to justice using any method necessary, even if it's not legal. If you like a fast moving mystery, with plenty of intrigue, this should be your ticket.
Not All Wanderers Are Lost
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Sometimes in life, there comes a chance for one to fulfill one's dreams to travel the planet, and have someone else pay. This book is such a story. The author's previous employment opportunities included cleaning public lavatories, working in a slaughterhouse, running coffee shops, and then this opportunity came along.
Альманах Союза русскоязычных литераторов Австрии
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,350. Language: Russian. Published: March 16, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Anthologies » General
Сборник представляет десять русскоязычных авторов, проживающих в Австрии, чьи произведения в прозе и стихах приоткроют вам дверь в мир русского зарубежья.
Mighty Fortress
You set the price! Words: 4,940. Language: American English. Published: December 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
An Austrian pastor helps a Jewish family escape the Nazis, but their elderly grandmother must stay behind. He hides her in the church, caring for her and learning from her, until one fateful Christmas Eve.