Books tagged: finland

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The Wooden Chair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Winner of the Royal Palm Award! As a child, Leini stands ready to do anything to win her mother Mira’s love. This effort costs her the sight in one eye and as a result, causes her to endure bullying from kids her own age. As a teenager, with her Grandpa’s help, she undergoes one more surgery to straighten her eye, but the psychological scar of the events of her childhood remain.
Guide to Being Finnish + BONUS: Useful Finnish Phrases and Words
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,720. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Essay » Sociology
Whether you just want to learn more about the Finnish culture and society or want to be able to better integrate, our guide contains essential information which will help you build long-lasting relationships with Finnish people and become a true Finn!
When Eagles Burn (Maddox Book #1)
Price: Free! Words: 47,450. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
September 1944. A V2 lands with horrifying precision, aimed to kill Churchill. Germany has developed missiles capable of targeted, long-range assassinations. Veteran of the SOE, Captain Maddox, is sent behind enemy lines to Finland to halt production. But between the local Finns, Red Army and Nazis, this may be his deadliest mission ever. Worse, he suspects there's a traitor on his team.
Fangs of Helsinki #1 I Know Where You Live
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"...As Petra turned around in the dark, ready to leave, she heard foot steps. They stopped as the ‘perfectly visible in the dark’ light beam coming through the peephole disappeared. Was that Mika Mustonen? Whoever it was, he or she was still standing behind that door watching her..." A horror suspense story about a group of twenty somethings and mysterious events that take place around them.
Anxiety of the White Lion
Series: Katherine McAndrews, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 193,600. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Katherine McAndrews has helped foil a dangerous terroristic plot against a mad rebellious female scientist, Harumi Kisaragi, in destroying the continent of Europe. You would think that after something like that, evil would get the message and leave you alone. Unfortunately for evil, there is no such thing as rest, even when you did save a continent from apocalyptic destruction.
Stone and Pine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,270. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a conspiring astronaut, a sixteen-year-old runaway, and a struggling missionary connect with a cosmic stone, they start seeing visions of two suns. Is humankind nothing but a slowly burning ant hill or are greater things yet ahead? This fast-paced adventure crosses arctic hills from Murmansk to Helsinki, stops by an American dairy farm, and zooms out to a space station and beyond.
Until Morning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Until Morning is a story about different nationalities, habits, customs, common places and stereotypes experienced by a bunch of university students, a lighthearted account on young people's life in a “double speed” Europe, where North and South are not simply a geographical diversity but, most of the time, a source of social disparity and a different way of meaning love, sympathy and solidarity.
Beneath the Surface
Price: Free! Words: 2,740. Language: Australian English. Published: May 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Lori and Mikael live in a town that is stricken by fear borne from old folklore. The entire town is terrified of a certain lake, and Lori and Mikael are determined to find out the truth behind it. They ignore the warning signs and sneak out to the lake one night. What they find there is not what they expected, but what happens to them there changes their lives forever.
Kelong Kings: Confessions of the world's most prolific match-fixer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 146,310. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Invisible Dog Srl. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Biography
Wilson Raj Perumal has been labeled the world's most prolific match-fixer in football's recent history. Born a village boy in rural Singapore in the mid-60's, Wilson climbed the heights of international match-fixing across five continents, becoming FIFA's most wanted man. Kelong Kings is the ultimate tale about gambling, soccer and fixing, told in the words of the man who made it all happen.
I förbund med döden
Price: Free! Words: 37,500. Language: Swedish. Published: April 1, 2014 by Mörkersdottir förlag. Categories: Fiction » Classics
Karl August Tavaststjerna (1860-1898) var en finländsk författare och poet. Med sin första roman, Barndomsvänner (1886) förde han in realismen i Finlands svenska litteratur.