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You Say Tomahto and I Say You’re Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,530. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Echelon Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Pone and Bean have found a girl (it's not the first one), but it disappears from the compost pile on the Hunnicut estate before the police can get there. Where did she go? Who killed her? Was she a dead prostitute, or was she just a girl in the wrong place at the wrong time?
The Gauntlet
Price: Free! Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
(5.00)
Imagine being nineteen years old, leaving family friends, and boarding a plane for the horror of Vietnam. The first book in the "Letters to Brian” series, "The Gauntlet," puts you into the boots of a boy’s wrenching journey. Follow his experience from Marine Boot Camp to the jungles of Vietnam.
Pelican Bay Riot
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,280. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Law enforcement
"With lazer-like precision Glenn Langohr lays bare the festering under-belly of our criminal justice system in a driving, graphic narrative that somehow finds the humanity in this most inhuman setting." Phillip Doran, T.V. Producer and Author Pelican Bay Riot is a compilation of four stories that take you into the most violent, deadly and bloody prison in California, the Pelican Bay S.H.U.
Joe Peace
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by shelfstealers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Move over, Elmore Leonard and Dennis Lehane. Kerry Dunn's JOE PEACE is in town. When Joe's penchant for cocaine and a disastrous affair with his partner Cassie buries him at the bottom of the Austin Police Department's burnout brigade, Joe turns to crime. "An exciting gang story and a heartbreaking tale of relationships." Publishers Weekly.
Dark Beach
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,160. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Dean and his dog Kota live on the Jersey Shore and life's a beach. Except it's been a freezing cold October and somebody's killing kids with drugs and nobody seems to want to do anything about it. On the bright side, there's Gloria, who looks like a movie star and who's so cool and actually gets Dean. But Dean was born under a bad sign and trouble follows wherever he goes. Luckily, so does Kota.
A Devil's Dozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,950. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Violence, love, loyalty and betrayal among the smugglers who once terrorised the coasts of southern England. The true tale of the Aldingston Blues Gang retold as a gripping novel.
Lucas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,030. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » African American fiction » General
A young black teenager tries to survive the West,Brazil and poverty while living in a Favela(slum). He tries to know his name, while others have already given him another one. His journey is to tell the world, "My name is Lucas." It's a story about us, a love story, a story about father and son, a story about who we are, what we shouldn't be and who we can be.
Bull City
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Sid Ellison believes that he’s left Durham, NC, for good. But when his older brother, Tyrell, is charged with the murder of a Pakistani woman, Sid has no choice but to confront his troubled past. Bull City moves from the tobacco factories of Durham to Pakistan and finally to Boston before returning to the South for a dramatic and unexpected climax.
How to Beat the Energy Thieves and Make Your Life Better - eBook1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,130. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Substance Abuse & Addictions / Alcoholism
(4.00)
Energy Thieves are here to make your life hurt. They will promise to make you feel better and help you when nothing could be further from the truth. The reality is they will steal more and more of your energy until they own it all and can end your existence. Jess Miller shows you how to beat Alcohol, Drugs, Tobacco, Bullying, Stealing, Gambling, Gangs, Knives and Guns and get your life back.
The Men Made of Stone
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"Logan Lo's novel The Men Made of Stone has enough going for it that, while reading, I [thought of] A Clockwork Orange. Both have a strong and unyielding hum of ultra-violence. Both have outbursts of humanity and humor that stand out sharply from the hum. ... A book not for the weak of heart, but one that will please the strong of mind." - SAN FRANCISCO BOOK REVIEW