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The Bernadette
Series: The Greatest Cape. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 131,650. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The Bernadette, second volume in The Greatest Cape trilogy, a cross between Treasure Island, The Railway Children and Deliverance ... by turns exciting, amusing, alarming, charming, violent and strange. Reviewers said "absolutely captivating" ... "elegant and easy to read" ... "a real page-turner - couldn't put it down".
Earthquake Madness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Someone is attacking seismologists. One of the scientists is already dead and another barely escapes with his life when two men try to kidnap USGS seismologist Karen Hays from a Washington, DC street.
A Beginner's Guide to Earthquake Disaster Management
Price: Free! Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2015 by Mendon Cottage Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Safety and first aid
A Beginner’s Guide to Earthquake Disaster Management Earthquakes have long been powerful natural calamities influencing the life and times of mankind down the centuries. One would not be surprised if the lost lands of Atlantis were buried under the sea because of a powerful underwater earthquake.
GATEKEEPER, Is this the Nation's Last Election?
Series: Fellowship of the Mystery trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,110. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Wild Flower Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Futuristic
Readers will need to remind themselves that GATEKEEPER was published years before the events of 9/11 or the current political and economic crises. As GATEKEEPER opens, America teeters on the brink of chaos. Polarization continues while an increasingly angry populace lives on the edge of poverty and secret power struggles threaten to spill over into violence on an unprecedented scale.
The 2014 Napa Valley Earthquake
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 2,640. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Earth Sciences / Seismology & Volcanism, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
“The 2014 Napa Valley Earthquake” is a pictorial electonic book edition photographed by Northern California artist Marques Vickers of the August 24, 2014 magnitude 6.0 quake and consequential destruction. Vickers 80+ images capture the stark damage from numerous perspectives of downtown Napa, Vallejo and the Victorian officer mansions based at the Mare Island Naval Shipyard near the epicenter.
Tsunami Reflections - Otsuchi Remembered
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,920. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
This book details the fate of Otsuchi, the author’s retirement home, as a microcosm of the horrific tsunami that destroyed Japan’s Sanriku Coast on March 11, 2011. The narrative provides geographical and historical context and reflects on the tsunami’s aftermath, loss of family members and home, mass funerals, cultural aspects, humanitarian efforts, and plans for recovery.
Corky and the Alaskan Quake, A Suspense Novel, The Third Book in the Alaskan Adventure Series
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 63,530. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Corky Corcoran, a lady Alaska Bush pilot, flies into a remote strip to rescue two stranded illegal hunters before they are trapped by a snowstorm; windy weather doesn’t keep her from delivering a medical team to a remote village. Corky has to manage her gold claims, but then the second strongest earthquake in written history shakes Alaska, the world and her plans. No sex, violence or cussing.
Broken Rhythms
Price: $9.39 USD. Words: 107,920. Language: Australian English. Published: July 24, 2014 by booksunleashed. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The hopes and aspirations of Beth, born in the sleepy town of Napier in 1903, and then her daughter Laura, born in 1939, are played out against the stifling social atmosphere of post-war New Zealand.
Highest Moral Standards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Written in a similar crime-type genre as John Grisham, this book tells the story of a young engineer who gets caught up in a harrowing world that he never imagined. Young Harry graduates engineering school, and with his brand-new diploma fresh in hand, he starts working at an engineering design firm in Albuquerque. Trouble begins right away when stories surface of the death of Harry's predecessor.
The Big One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,320. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Marketing assistant Kayla Morgan doesn’t expect to give a tour of her emergency shelter to a rock star but Sebastian Cox, lead singer of the UK Underground, is looking for a location to shoot their latest video. When an earthquake strikes and the unlikely couple are trapped, they give in to an undeniable attraction, but when reality sets in, will their differences leave them on shaky ground?