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Sinclair's Game of Chance
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Price: Free! Words: 530. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Financial mogul Sinclair tries his hand at one last game of chance.
Pawns are but Poor Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,490. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
A play in two acts for 2 m and 2 f. In the summer of the year 2006, a team consisting of two men and two women discover a serum to stop the aging process for an undeterminable period. The group knows the power of their discovery: If the government or the drug industry finds the formula they will either keep the discovery secret or use it to their advantage. The group agrees to test the formula.
The Bishop Moves Diagonally
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Price: Free! Words: 1,600. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Category: Essay » Author profile
A poem about Bobby Fischer, Jimmy Page ... and me and my dad. ... Some of the ideas came to me as I realized he was the same age as Jimmy Page, who was about to play a Led Zeppelin reunion in London when Fischer died.
The Lingerie Castle
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Series: Scottish Football Romances. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 99,550. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When clothing designer Alexis Carlson spills her wine on the Scotsman beside her on an overseas flight, she has no idea he's Camden Monroe—the famous soccer player and her future client. Camden takes her on a working 'romp' around Scotland, asking questions about her life. Alexis can't date, but when Camden's American supermodel ex-girlfriend wants Camden back, Alexis is devastated.
School Libraries: What's Now, What's Next, What's Yet to Come
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Price: Free! Words: 45,690. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
A crowdsourced collection of over 100 essays from around the world about trends in school libraries written by librarians, teachers, publishers, and library vendors. Edited by Kristin Fontichiaro and Buffy Hamilton. Foreword by R. David Lankes. Photographs by Diane Cordell.
The Archangel Response: A Thriller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 187,470. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When mysterious tech billionaire Michael Cavanaugh and campaign-consultant Caitlin Doyle – who represents one of the leading contenders in the upcoming presidential election – come under attack by a group of hired assassins and barely escape with their lives, Michael must risk everything to hunt down the assassins – and whoever hired them.
The Imitation of Christ
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,750. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by CV-2 Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
In an artificial world whose inhabitants used advanced neurotechnology to implant skills and habits in playing status games, Pavel trumped all his friends by making himself believe in Christianity. But whether true or false, his new faith wielded a power over Pavel's mind neither he nor his friends expected....
The Sound of Midnight - An Oxrun Station Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,300. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Fiery lights are seen in the the small town of Oxrun Station. A series of strange murders, a group of odd, apparently possessed children terrorizing the adults of the town, all serve to make things interesting in the Chinese sense for toy store owner Dale, and her beau Vic, who find themselves drawn into a web of ancient intrigue, pitted against ancient powers.
Forever As One
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,120. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Terminally young and ripped, Dane Morgan’s almost forgotten his Viking past. Then one day his mate walks in. And his berserker comes to life. Evangeline Harper’s a complete introvert. College educated, she works hard to appear cool, poised, and all business. This Dane Morgan looks easy. He’s young, rich, gorgeous, and drops everything the moment he spies her.
Spinning Blues Into Gold: The Chess Brothers and the Legendary Chess Records
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,160. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012 by Iconoclassic Books. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
The story of the Chess brothers, who worked hand-in-glove with disenfranchised black musicians, and how their lives entwined with the great blues, r&b, and rock artists who appeared on their legendary record labels. They changed what America and the world listened to, introducing us to Muddy Waters, Howlin' Wolf, Bo Diddley, Chuck Berry, Etta James and countless others.