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A Creepy Collection: Six Supernatural Tales
By Garden Summerland
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,360. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
A collection of six paranormal short stories, with ghosts, vampires & witches.
Epitaphs
By R.D. Byron-Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,060. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Ever wonder what's carved on Sonny Bono's tombstone? How about Al Capone's? Or take the Rhode Island dentist who left this funny and fitting epitaph etched on his headstone: "I'm filling my last cavity." From the Old West's Boothill to the cemetery on Main Street, the last words chiseled on hundreds of headstones in American come to life in this fascinating and well-researched book.
The Contemporary Rotten Soul Anthology Vol.1
By Mika Paananen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,680. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2012. Category: Fiction
Join our Archibald, the Gusto Gargoyle, in watching the odd show unravel: Meet the brave odd world in three odd short stories: A metropolitan shark makes a deal with another cell phone operator against company policy. In second story a volunteering university student gets a poor review from modern values. In third story the brave new generation earning their income experiences a slight setback.
Wildomar Cemetery History
By Edy Rodarme
Price: Free! Words: 56,430. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Wildomar Cemetery, located at 21400 Palomar Street in the city of Wildomar, Riverside County, California, has been steeped in lore since it was established over 114 years ago in 1898. The author has traced the beginnings and outlines the major events to affect the cemetery. Information concerning burials of early settlers is included along with other interesting facts, discrepancies and mysteries.
Tom Poorman Baseball Player From Lock Haven, Pennsylvania
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
My ebook looks at a versatile and little known major league baseball player of the pre-modern era (before 1903). I have empasized the family heritage of Tom Poorman, as well as his baseball career. Poorman played in the late 19th century, a time when games often ended in ties because of darkness. I hope that my research will create more interest in the history of baseball's early players.
Old Ebenezer The Gravedigger
By Peter Knowles
Price: Free! Words: 1,830. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Category: Fiction
Old Ebenezer had worked for the Cemeteries and Parks department of his local council since leaving school at the age of fourteen many many years ago; he must have dug hundreds if not thousands of graves in his time but now well into his eighties and long past retirement age he was still working.
The Stratton Memorial Garden The creation of a burial ground in Princes Risborough
By Maggie Wooster
Price: Free! Words: 95,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
This is a record of a Town Council's long search for a suitable site for a burial ground and the many difficulties encountered. Once a site was found, a problematic ransom strip and some challenging obstacles raised by objectors were encountered. The book describes how these were resolved and all the stages of progress to the development of a Memorial Garden
Northern Pacific Railway Employees In Fargo North Dakota
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
My eBook consists of small bios of Northern Pacific Railway Employees in Fargo, North Dakota from 1896-1916. The biographical details includes as much ancestral information as I could find on each person who worked for N P Ry in Fargo. The e-book is pertinent to individuals who are railway enthusiasts. It is also a fine resource to learn more about Fargo, ND/Moorhead, MN history.
The Catacombs of Paris: A Strange But True Tale
By Melissa Cleeman
Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Strange But True Tales. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Nonfiction
It all started with a smell. In Paris, France, during the 1800s, the people were starting to get sick. They could not escape the foul smells coming from the cemeteries. The worst cemetery was Saints-Innocents (the Cemetery of Innocents). This cemetery was in the heart of the city next to the central market place. Find out what was done to solve the problem, and about the mysterious catacombs.
You Can't Keep It In...Nana Knows about Life and Death
By B. Jane Lloyd
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Category: Fiction
How do we address the subject of death without frightening children? "You Can’t Keep it In" is written from a child’s perspective as she interacts with her adoring grandmother. Nana is a belching, dancing eccentric who answers scary questions with enlightenment and comfort. Nana assures young readers that although one’s body is no longer here, their spirit cannot be contained. Love is eternal.