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Burning Sands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,230. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Environmental politics, Nonfiction » History » War
Before the catastrophic BP oil spill in the Gulf of Mexico all earth was threatened by the oil disaster in the Persian Gulf — over 700 oil wells were set on fire by Saddam Hussein. It was predicted it would take decades to extinguish them. This is the true story of the heroic men who set a world record in killing those wild wells in just five months and saved the earth from toxic fallout
August Gamble
Series: The Canadian Mountie, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
August Gamble - He was known to the Chester detachment of the RCMP, as well as to many residents. Tom Anderchuk was the town's bad kid, drop out, drug taker and then drug dealer. No sympathy here over his death. Corp Roger Sheppard wondered, then, why this particular murder got to him? He was always the cool one, the one in control. Was it the August heat? Was there more to this death?
November Veil
Series: The Canadian Mountie, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Murders, puppets, stolen holy water, what next? Were these just coincidences? Were the bad things happening in good Chester part of a larger scheme? The homicide of Rev. Dr. Sterling Jonas, televangelist and founder of Disciples of Grace Church has stretched Corp. Roger Sheppard and the small town detachment of the RCMP to the limit. Was Jonas's death a church power struggle or something else?
Evening the Score
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » General
Having just returned from vacation, theatre manager Kate Carpenter expects life to return to normal. Instead she gets a flooded concert hall, an international piano competition, the arrival of her old college flame, along with his family, a visit from her mother and a dead body hanging from the second balcony of her theatre.
For Signs and for Seasons
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Judaism
A diverse collection of essays on the cycle of Jewish holy days. Each explores the interplay between the Torah and its interpretations by diverse types of personalities, ideologies and historical events. Written from a non-dogmatic perspective by an expert in Judaism, the essays were originally newspaper columns; they are designed to entertain and educate a wide audience with Segal's witty style.
Backlash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An enemy bent on revenge seeks vengeance on those that in his warped mind, have done him wrong,in this case the Toths and their spy friends. He will use anyone even the innocent, to achieve his goal as he follows our group of operatives from Europe to Calgary, where our intrepid group seeks refuge in a rural fortress and witness his hellish retribution.
Brother's Keeper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,360. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Vince Maguire, life as an expat journalist in Warsaw is an easy glide — until the dark world of his estranged brother intrudes. Teddy's in trouble, but is he victim or villain? Is he even alive? The answers are in the frozen oilfields of northern Canada — a new wild west where the normal rules of behavior don’t apply. In the end, who really needs to be saved, the seeker or the sought?
Sins of the Mother, a kate carpenter mystery
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s strange how something as simple as a knock on the door can change your life completely – and not necessarily for the better. Kate Carpenter has had a busy year, what with moving in with her boyfriend, Cam, dealing with visits from ex-boyfriends – not to mention job stress, as she keeps finding dead bodies all over the theatre she manages. And then comes the knock on the door.
Grace Awakening Dreams and Power
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 159,810. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Fourteen year old Grace doesn’t know it yet, but she’s been around for three thousand years waiting to fulfill her destiny to become one of the Three Graces of Greek Mythology. Forces are battling for her love, her body and her destiny. Now all she needs to do is survive the war.
Wind: Book one of the 360 series
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,630. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Seventeen year old Nicky Barrett has woken to find herself in a world that is not her own. All alone in a land that is reminiscent of the old west and full of characters that have arrived there throughout time, she must decide who she can trust and how she’s going to survive