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A Time Before Facebook
Series: A Time Before Facebook, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
(4.00)
Two families on opposite sides of the US/Canada Border are forever united through a marriage, children, and death. Jimmy is now growing up in a time before computers, email and social networking. The stories are primarily true, but some persons and events have been fictionalized where necessary.
Montana Hi-Line Terrorist
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Mike Clay had a rough night at the football game last night. His Saturday fixing fences and checking cows became worse after he spotted the two four-wheelers roaring out of Canada. The nightmare began when the jerks cut his fence, shot cows, then opened fire on him. How do you stop them with no cell service and no neighbors close enough to help? Sometimes a rancher must do what he has to do.
Zoo
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 33,180. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Narrated by a quirky Montreal photographer, Zoo is an intimate portrait of a friendship between two women, an unexpected incarceration, and a group of ‘at risk’ young boys who give an entire new layer of meaning to life’s choices. Arleen Solomon Rotchin, bestselling author of Sam’s Will, takes us to Palm Beach, Florida, looks through her viewfinder and with off-beat humour focuses on the chaos.
Two Candles
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 690. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Fandala, an urbane visual artist, hails a cab in a rush to make a submission deadline. The cabdriver seems to know her which peaks her curiosity. From uptown to downtown, they share pieces of their lives. It is a comedic, romantic, inspiring story about work, love and life.
Anderson's Gold
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,760. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00)
Tom Anderson, a mild mannered office clerk, is content with his mundane life. Following the death of his mother, his peaceful existence rapidly disintegrates as he is sucked into a world of violence and apathy. Forced to flee the city, he strikes out for the vast wildernesses of Western Canada to recover the proceeds of his late father’s mine. But at journeys end, will he still be the same man?
A Soldier’s Story-Family, Love & War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
A family separates when The Great War begins in 1914. Robert Gee finds himself trapped in Canada while his wife Alice and seven children remain stranded in England. It is far too dangerous for his family to cross the Atlantic to join him in Canada where he is beginning to establish a better life for them. Robert Gee (Bob) must find another way to re-unite with his family.
Bye-Bye America: I've Found a Better Home
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,260. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Teachers & educators, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The title of this book means what it says — I say “goodbye” to living and working in America. I had indeed “found a better home” in a country (Canada!) where the academic position I aspired to at that time was available. Hence, what I have done by writing and publishing this book is to unofficially—but literally in many ways—publish my “goodbye” to the country of my birth.
The Purple Forest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / General
This is a collection of 22 of my short stories for and about children in various parts of the world, written over the years. I wrote a number of them while I was teaching in Thailand so you will see that a percentage of the stories are set there.
Fairy of Teeth
Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror
Paulie and his buds are regular small town teens. Until the night Paulie drowns but doesn't die. Normal people don't tend to do that. And monsters exist, even in the suburbs.
C-Cameron: Donald Cameron's Memoirs of World War II in Bomber Command
Price: Free! Words: 17,640. Language: British English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » War, Nonfiction » History » Military
(5.00)
In 1939, Britain declared war on Germany, and a young Canadian working at the experimental gardens in Craibstone, Scotland, voluntarily enlisted in the Royal Air Force. These are the memoirs of my late grandfather, Don Cameron, Lancaster bomber pilot with RAF Squadron 115 based at Witchford, Cambridgeshire, England. They cover his training, his active service, and his later flying with BOAC.