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Bronx Bummers - An Unofficial History of the New York Yankees’ Bad Boys, Blunders and Brawls
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 43,660. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
In Bronx Bummers: The Unofficial History of the New York Yankees’ Bad Boys, Blunders and Brawls, authors Robert Dominguez and David Hinckley shine a light on the dark side of the team’s otherwise illustrious history.
The Shoe Shine Parlor Poems Et Al: Second Edition
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,630. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This is the first book of The Bronx Trilogy: three books of poetry about The Bronx and its environs. The Shoe Shine Parlor Poems Et Al: Second Edition features a preface written by the author and a bibliography. It is being released to complement the recent completion of the project, which includes: Concrete Pastures of the Beautiful Bronx and From the Banks of Brook Avenue.
New York / The Bronx - The Delaplaine 2016 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 4,760. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in THE BRONX. Updated throughout the year, you'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. “People often overlook the Bronx, but when you start digging, there’s a rich list of things to see and do.” ---Wilson G., Montpelier
The DeTestables
Series: A Bean Grows in the Bronx. Price: Free! Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s wintertime in Kingsbridge, 1978, and Tony Testa has put fifteen-year-old Matt “Bean” Casale on notice. It’s an unenviable position to be in for sure, because Testa and his unsavory band of punks are bullies of renown. They have earned their malevolent moniker. The DeTestables is an intriguing short story from a colorful snapshot in time in an equally colorful Bronx neighborhood.
Concrete Pastures of the Beautiful Bronx
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 11,490. Language: American English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
In a strong, ironic, and humorous voice, these poems explore the beauty, wonder, and harsh reality of The Bronx. Vivid and abundant imagery abound in this unique vision of inner city life.
The Shoe Shine Parlor Poems et al
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,000. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
These narrative and lyric poems derive from the author's youth in the South Bronx and his work as a bootblack in the family shoe shine parlor during the 1960s.
Last Words
Series: A Coleridge Taylor Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In 1975, newsman Coleridge Taylor roams New York’s ERs looking for the story that will revive his faltering career. While investigating the death of a society kid up to no good, he tries to protect a homeless man on the hit list of three goons and soon finds his own life in danger. If he doesn’t wrap this story up soon, he’ll be back on the obits page--as a headline, not a byline.
New York / The Bronx - The Delaplaine 2014 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,300. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Shopping
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in THE BRONX. Updated throughout the year, you'll save a lot of time using this concise guide. “People often overlook the Bronx, but when you start digging, there’s a rich list of things to see and do.” ---Wilson G., Montpelier “The Delaplaine guide books ‘cut to the chase.’ You get what you need." - Ann G, Spokane
Tahquitz
Series: The Sheriff Wyler Scott. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,680. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Sheriff Wyler Scott saga continues as an ancient evil Indian God contemplates enslaving the world into a hell. But standing in his way is a sheriff's deputy and Indian shaman and the law. The action builds as time runs out and the shaman must seek the help outside his Indian tribe for other ancient Indian God's to resolve the evil that lay before him and the world.
The Priest and the Peaches
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Screenplays » Period piece
The Peach kids are officially orphaned when their dad suddenly dies during Christmas Season 1965. Based on a true story, this novel can make you smile, laugh and even cry. Journey with the Peach kids as they come to realize that the power of love and faith in God, rooted in them through their dad's constant example of L-Y-N, yields a strength of family that can overcome incredible challenges