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A Hole in the Water
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Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,170. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meet Drew Nolan, reluctant detective. "A Hole in the Water" is the first of six books in a series about a former cop turned Charter Boat captain living in Key Largo. What he wants is to be a bum, away from it all. What he winds up is a guy who finds himself too often in the middle of other people's messes. He tells his stories with ironic humor and a bit of self-deprecation.
Hell's Cold Furies
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Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,790. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book Two in the series: Join Drew Nolan, reluctant detective, again. This time our former Philly cop lands his butt in a saddle on a dude ranch in Montana where, needing some relief, he finds himself staring down at a half-eaten corpse. Unlucky hiker wandered off a cliff? Nolan wishes that was all it was. Unfortunately for him, the fellow has a story to tell, and only Nolan hears it.
When The Ball Drops Foul
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Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This time Drew Nolan and his girlfriend June find themselves deep in a mystery about who killed a young ballplayer in the worst way possible: he was lynched. Right place, but wrong time. Nolan lands back in it again. All they had to do was get back on their boat, but this injustice June could not let alone. Against Drew's reluctance, he plunges in again where he doesn't belong, and isn't wanted.
Running Before Thunder
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Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this 4th book in the series, Drew Nolan heads to the horse races at Santa Anita Park, and the funeral of a man he's never met. At the grave's edge he meets a beautiful Hispanic woman who let's on that the dead man died by no accident... he was murdered. Nolan's day at the races is no walk in the park. Conmen, jockeys, horse thieves, killers, the FBI... think Nolan can leave this alone? No way.
The Odor of Orchids
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,270. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013 by Charles Bechtel. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This book takes you into the steamy summer-hot mountains of western North Carolina, but it's not a regional book. History is made equally among people who do not make it into the news, and the history of three strangers coming together becomes a microcosm of what troubles the daily life of us all. Love, loss, sex, strangeness, hope, anxiety, confusion, betrayal... these and more are all in there.
On Second Thoughts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Category: Essay » Sociology
A former newspaper columnist and publisher continued his print column, "On Second Thoughts," into the digital age. Inside are fifty "essays" from his weekly e-column. Ranging in topics from the death in Iraq of a local boy to a valentine to his father, to ruminations about social upheavals and to second thoughts on using words when, Bechtel gives life a quirky second look. Fit for the bathroom!
The Long and the short
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This collection of 25 short stories is by the author of "Book of Days," "The Odor of Orchids," "The Lady from Spain" and the six-book series, "DREW NOLAN — reluctant detective." Both entertaining and quirky, these 25 showcase the author's ability to see things usually missed, and to present them in a clear and cogent appeal to the emotions, passions and intelligence of readers. They're also fun.
Book of Days
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,230. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Travel a man's life through twelve chapters, each chapter the length and breadth of a day. Claude is a boy who wanted to draw, a youth who had much to see, and a man compelled to put himself and those around him onto a canvas. The twelve days visited invite a reader to inhabit this person, who sought only to find honesty and permanence among those who touched him, and within himself.