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Series: A Christy Spy Novel, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,740. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
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Division spy Christy Hadden can't wait for her latest assignment posing as a student at a prestigious New York City academy and car thief extraordinaire. The best part of the mission is her attractive handler, Jeremy, and her new team. The worst part? The sociopath masquerading as the academy's most popular guy. Her simple spying mission becomes more dangerous than anyone imagined.
New York / Queens - The Delaplaine 2015 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,050. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Queens whether your trip takes you to Long Island City, Astoria, Flushing, Forest Hills, the beach at the Rockaways or Jackson Heights. “I’d been through Queens a hundred times on my way to Manhattan from LaGuardia. This trip I spent 2 days exploring the multi-ethnic spectrum in Queens. What a thrill.” --- Fred G.
Brooklyn - The Delaplaine 2015 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Brooklyn, whether your trip takes you to Bedford Avenue in bustling Downtown, Gowanus, Williamsburg, Red Hook or any of the other fabulous parts of this town. (Did you know that if Brooklyn were not part of New York City, it would be America’s fourth largest city with 2.5 million residents?)
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.
Crossing Bridges
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 25,460. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Caribbean Poetry
Poems written over the course of ten dynamic years of living+loving+librarianship+traveling+writing+thinking+Garifuna cultural preservation+justice+purpose+maturing+finding inspiration in paradise. This is a second collection by the author between the ages of 26 and 36.
Broken Cage
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 10,370. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Brooklyn Arts Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
In reviving the triolet form, Joseph P Wood pushes his investigative poetic techniques to brilliant if uncomfortable places. These are visceral works—daring, luminous—that in the act of recycling words and phrases discover in each new musical construct divergent realities operating a hair’s breadth from each other, and often in contention.
Unexpected Odyssey: Danzig to Tennessee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 246,430. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Biography
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A memoir of a European immigrant, surviving WW ll and growing up in Brooklyn, N.Y. Graduated the Merchant Marine Academy, spent life on 14 ships and was the first member of Texas Maritime Academy faculty as Associate Professor, into business as an Engineering Sales Specialist. Retired and then to graduate school, a career as an Executive Chef and finally to Tennessee as an addiction counselor.
In the Shadow of the Wonder Wheel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mallory McGill woke up in a hospital, her nearly-born daughter missing, and the police accusing her of murder. Can she find out if she really committed the crime, or if someone stole her baby, before her life becomes forfeit?
The Life and Death of Abraham Massry and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,770. Language: American English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A collection of stories based on author Joseph Sutton's Syrian Jewish background. The title story is about a Jewish immigrant from Syria who wants his American-born son Jake to follow the business and marriage path taken by him and his ancestors, except Jake shows the true calling of America by blazing his own trail. Come and enjoy Jake Massry's Syrian Jewish experiences from boyhood to manhood.
Bums: An Oral History of the Brooklyn Dodgers
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 207,530. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Summer Game Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The ultimate story of baseball's most storied and beloved franchises, told in the words of da Bums themselves, and weaved into a can't-put-it down account by the master of the oral history and author of numerous best sellers, Peter Golenbock. Winner of the Casey Award for best baseball book of the year, now available for the first time in electronic format.