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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.
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
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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
King of Diamonds
Price: Free! Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Tonight Al is hobnobbing at a party of social elites, who wouldn't normally give him the time of day. In fact their secretaries wouldn't either. But big strings have been pulled, and he's at this party with a special assignment. Al needs to lift the star attraction of the evening: a rare, extremely valuable blue diamond. The heist has been carefully planned, so what could possibly go wrong?
Identity Thief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
When Ian and his buddies, Joel and Alex, confront the local gang leader, they rescue Joel’s girlfriend, but Ian collapses in an apparent mental breakdown. Now the gang leader has a new scheme — steal Ian’s identity and get back onto the streets. In Baldino's paranormal short story, the reader struggles with Ian as he continues to protect his friends.
Enigma of Central America: Drug Highway of the Americas
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 64,130. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Latin America / Central America, Nonfiction » History » Latin America / General
This second book of the Latin America Enigma series is a graphic portrayal exploring the history and the people important to the modern reality of Central America. This is the book you must read to understand this volatile part of the world.