Books tagged: evanston

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The Shores of Saturn
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Set in the town of Imperial Beach, south of San Diego, a man becomes involved with a homeless kid whose only goal, besides panhandling for beer money, is to get back to his hometown of Evanston. Seeing him as a surrogate for his brother and his own struggles with drug abuse, the man purposes to help the kid get back to his home and the family who left him. But no good deed goes without trouble.
Smoke Damage
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 77,630. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
(4.00)
Smoke Damage is a work of narrative nonfiction whose heroine, a young mother raising children in a post-9/11 world, recounts growing up in circumstances where all that was stable and familiar change drastically, but in ways closer to home. When one parent retreats into chronic illness and alcoholism, the other takes on a secret lifestyle, leaving the narrator to cope with issues beyond her age
Railroad 1869 Along the Historic Union Pacific Across Wyoming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
Building the Transcontinental Railroad through Nebraska had taken three years.. 36 months of dogged determination. When the construction crews finally reached Cheyenne they prepared for the grueling work ahead. They refined the organization and pace developed crossing Nebraska, but now they faced a new set of challenges, most notably the climb up "Sherman Hill", bridging Dale Creek, crossing the
Jealous Mistress
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Alison Ross has abandoned the demanding career of a lawyer so she can spend more time at home with her kids. When she stumbles across a dead body at her daughter's school, she decides to find out what happened. Pursuing the real killer while she juggles life at home with her husband and kids, Alison uncovers a host of shocking secrets in the quiet suburb of East Winnette.
The James Charade
Series: Burton James Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,190. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.79)
Join Burton James, one of Chicago's most eligible bachelors, as he masterminds an intricate plot to con a con man.
Chicago Dawn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00)
A simple party invitation turns a night out into a nightmare for Heather as murder finally makes her see reality.