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Romance in the Rain (Six Seattle Novellas)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,630. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
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From the pioneer days of Seattle through the smoke-filled clouds of WWII and into the present, Romance in The Rain takes readers on a journey with four generations of the strong-willed and passionate Caldwell family. The anthology of six novellas is a collaboration of the Seattle-based Rainy Day Writers group.
Fiora Quinn
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From the eternal sea she rose – a tattered, lifeless husk – with but one solitary purpose: to take the soul of the one who condemned her.
The Haiti Experiment
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 72,360. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Hugh Locke gives a riveting firsthand account of humanitarian work in Haiti with hip-hop musician Wyclef Jean, both before and after the earthquake. The author takes us behind the scenes to see how foreign aid is not working there, and he outlines a new approach that can help Haiti rebuild while setting a new course for other developing countries to take charge of their own destiny.
Northstar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In NORTHSTAR, the fate of Northstar Dam is threatened by environmentalists; the fate of fiery Shannon Caine is threatened by corrupt politician Adam Van Tress. Engineer Thomas Martel gets embroiled in this mayhem while a crusty old geologist tries to stop his world from coming down around him. Set in Truckee in the Sierra Nevada, NORTHSTAR is a bumpy ride in the black '65 Mustang of Shannon Cain.
Fast Friends (Iris Thorne Mysteries Book 3)
Series: Iris Thorne Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,940. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Sexy, surefooted investment counselor Iris Thorne never looks back to her blue-collar roots in East L.A. but the suicide of the mother of her childhood friend, Paula, hits harder than the latest L.A. quake. Paula's dad asks Iris to locate the wayward Paula. Returning to the old neighborhood dredges up old memories that may solve an almost perfect murder or bring Iris down in an act of vengeance.
Even The Grass Bleeds
Price: Free! Words: 26,590. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012 and represented by Norbert Mercado. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » Asian
On July 16, 1990, the most devastating earthquake in Philippine history takes place. Daniel, an engineering student is trapped beneath the rubble of the Hyatt Terraces Hotel. Rose, his girlfriend, is an OFW in Hong Kong. She awaits news of his situation.
Look Up, Oakland! A Walking Tour of Oakland, California
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,910. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Oakland, California is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Latitude 37
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Earth is undergoing major changes. Disturbances and natural disasters are everywhere. A small group of people with special skills are brought together for a specific purpose. What that purpose is they have no idea. But due to the circumstances surrounding the ‘call’ they received to join this group they believe it important. Will they survive in the paradise they have created?
Island Fire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,770. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Will Ellie’s passion for Tari, her island fiancé, be crushed when she is forced to train as a nurse in Port Vila, the largest town in the New Hebrides? What significant part does her meeting up with her tutor, Dr. Garth Williams, play in her life? Island Fire, with its dramatic storyline, lives up to its name.
The Science of Volcanoes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,230. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Earthquakes & Volcanoes
Volcanos are one of the most destructive natural disasters known to man--but what makes them tick? In this book (just for kids), you will learn about how volcanoes start, different types, and where they are most active. This easy to understand book will help you understand volcanoes in no time at all. KidCaps is an imprint of BookCaps; each month we are adding more history books (just for kids!)