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Catiana Makes a Family
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 260. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Adoption
This is a story about a foreign adoption of a beautiful baby who created a family full of love. It is told and illustrated through the eyes of a child. "Catiana Makes a Family" has been welcomed in many elementary schools to help children have a better understanding of adoption. I hope you enjoy our story.
Thursday's List, a Dana Hargrove legal mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,500. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Rookie prosecutor Dana Hargrove is the junior member of a team investigating money laundering by a narcotics cartel when she stumbles across clues suggesting the complicity of a close friend.
The Black Tuna Diaries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,300. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
This is a true account of the life of America's most written about marijuana smuggler. Between the accounts of his smuggling adventures, Robert tells his life story. Life as a member of "The South St. Gang", his years as an actor, a famous pitchman, a successful entrepreneur in America and England, Bull Fighter in Spain, TV producer, smuggling pilot, big game fisherman, and federal inmate.
Hacia el Ruido y la Lluvia
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Price: Free! Words: 15,350. Language: Spanish. Published: February 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Urban
Historias cortas que, partiendo desde lo cotidiano, permiten encontrarse con elementos como la amistad, la esperanza, o los deseos ocultos, enlazados desde mundos y personajes distintos, cada uno con alegrías, esperanzas y frustraciones propias. Compuesto por los relatos: «El Espejero», «Aristóbulo Jiménez, 29 Años», «Los Bichos», «Un día de Julio», «Cenizas de una Fábula» y «Motores y Corbatas».
Cocuy Sniffing in Colombia: Walking one of South America's classic treks
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Series: Footsteps on the Mountain travel diaries, Book 15. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 16,370. Language: British English. Published: March 22, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Mountaineering
Mark Horrell sets out to trek and climb in the Sierra Nevada del Cocuy, an area which was previously a stronghold of drug funded guerrillas who would have regarded a climber, especially a foreign one, as easy ransom money. What he finds is a green and pleasant land of mountains, lakes and glaciers which belie Colombia's reputation as a den of terrorism. This is the diary of his journey.
Swimming in Oil
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: British English. Published: April 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Swimming in Oil is a spine-tingling thriller set in the ruthless world of drugs and arms smuggling in South America. Heart-stopping action defines the book as drugs are exported from Colombia to Europe in extraordinary new ways before British Intelligence brings the drama to its knees. The reverse trade of smuggling arms to guerrilla groups builds up to an unmissable, dramatic finale - brilliant!
A Scot Goes South - A Journey from Mexico to Ayers Rock
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Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 136,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
Here is the sequel to Alastair Scott's highly acclaimed Scot Free, describing the next two years of his five-year odyssey, this time in Central and South America, Australia and New Zealand. He writes with the same infectious brio as in his first book, a photographer's eye enriching the writer's, seizing with delight upon the egregious and eccentric, the larger-than-life that turns out to be life.
Roll's Round the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 148,070. Language: British English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
In 2007 Rowley decided to backpack around the World for over a year. The mission: to inject some change and new experiences into his dull and predictable life. This is a light-hearted and humorous travel diary of his time in the USA, Mexico, Guatemala, Honduras, Nicaragua, Costa Rica, Panamá, Colombia, Venezuela, Brazil, Argentina, Bolivia, Peru, Chile, New Zealand, Australia and The Philippines..
Jeffrey Robinson's Criminal Intent-Following The Money
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Series: Jeffrey Robinson's Criminal Intent. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
From the author of The Laundrymen, The Merger, The Sink and The Takedown, here is Arnold Rothstein, Lucky Luciano, Meyer Lansky, Richard Nixon and the history of dirty money. It is the story of 20th century money laundering and of 21st century methods used by organized criminals around the world.
THE TAKEDOWN - A Suburban Mom, A Coal Miner's Son, and the Unlikely Demise of Colombia's Brutal Norte Valle Cartel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 96,570. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Drug trade
In a world where fiction defines criminal investigations, THE TAKEDOWN sets the record straight --- the true story of two unlikely people who, against the odds, spend 15 years bringing down the most brutal cocaine cartel of them all.