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Her Reluctant Bodyguard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,840. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2010 by Diamond Press. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance
(4.40)
Alexa's dream job becomes a threat to her life... When famous pop star Colin Radcliffe asks Alexa to write his biography and tour with him in Europe, she's thrilled. It all seems like a fairy tale come true—until she begins to receive death threats. To her dismay, Colin puts her under the 24/7 protection of his chief bodyguard, Jamison Constanzo—a man with whom she’s clashed from day one...
Paris 1934: Victory in Retreat
Series: European Political Novels, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
(3.00)
In Depression-era France, Sorbonne student Sandrine works with American reporters covering momentous political battles raging on the streets of Paris. In summer, she pursues amorous adventures of her own during the festive Bastille Day celebrations. Destinies intersect in October 1934 when a Yugoslav king arrives in France for an important state visit and a historically startling climax.
French Fried: one man's move to France with too many animals and an identity thief
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Book View Cafe. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
* NY Times bestseller * Animals behaving badly, other people's misfortunes and a bizarre true crime story. His identity stolen, life savings gone, and getting nowhere with the police, Chris decides to solve the crime himself. But unlike fictional detectives he has an 80 year-old mother-in-law and an excitable puppy who insist they come along if he's going anywhere interesting - like a stakeout.
Chasing the Chimney Sweep
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The original Tour de France of 1903 was much tougher than today's version, with stages over 400kms long. The author of ten books of history and travel, Selwyn Parker and three others undertook to ride in the tracks of the original hard men. The narrative starts and ends in Paris as the cyclists wend their way over 2,000kms of rural and urban France in homage to the supermen of last century.
Gambit For Love of a Queen
Series: For Honor, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 182,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » General
(4.67)
King Louis XIII is a weak leader with no love for his wife Queen Anne. Power, saving face, and honor are paramount, always. Laurel — the secret leader of France's spy network — has absolutely no doubt that he would plunge France into another devastating war if he learns Anne has been kidnapped. Join the musketeers and Laurel and find the queen. God may save the queen, but who saves the heroes?
We Were Dancing on a Volcano: Bloodlines and Fault Lines of a Star-Crossed Atlanta Family 1849-1989
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 107,260. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military, Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
A richly illustrated, compelling saga and biography, this unsentimental social history tracks the adventures of more than five generations of families that made their mark on both Atlanta and Paris. The narrative highlights one grandmother's brave work with the French Resistance in World War II and her untiring efforts to successfully help her only son escape from Nazi prisoner of war camps.
The Three Musketeers For All
Price: Free! Words: 232,360. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2010 by Jekkara Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(2.00)
A D'Artagnyn story. A young Gascon woman goes to Paris, with little more than her mother’s sword, a letter of introduction and a burning desire to be a musketeer. That is if the Three Inseparables Athys, Porthys and Armays don’t kill her in duels first. Kings to save, plotting cardinals to counter, killers to catch, battles to win—for all! A Gender Switch Adventure.
RN Aircraft Carriers -- A History
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Military
This book traces the evoultion of the aircraft carrier from the early seaplane carriers, the warships with their flying-off platforms, to the first purpose flattops with flight-decks. Rapid WW II development fleet carriers, light fleet carriers, escort vessels, WW II carriers operation, Korean, other conflicts. Jets and the changes they brought. V/STOL the ski-jump,and vessels for the new century
Goshawks
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,870. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00)
Something strange is happening in the small town of Crump, people missing. Jodi Benton vanishes without a trace. Her brother George and new love Tim Wingo search for answers. It all seems to be related to the mesa that towers above the town and a group of investors who are developing an advanced craft for space travel.
The Assassins Dagger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,140. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00)
Tara, a trouble-shooter for Abracadabra Incorporated, shuts down black magic all over the world. A dagger with dangerous magic leads her to a small French shop, in business for 900 years. Something has corrupted the shop, something dark and evil, something stronger than Tara. Something she must face alone… An Abracadabra Incorporated story.