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Good Morning Corfu: Living Abroad Against All Odds
By David A. Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009 by Open Books. Category: Nonfiction
Often funny, always thoughtful, and surprisingly esoteric in nature, the forty-four short essays written by award-winning author David A. Ross deal with expatriate living in detail - from myth to reality, from novelty to stagnation, from glorious experiences to down-right gory experiences, and back again.
A Winter Garden
By David A. Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,580. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Open Books. Category: Fiction
With his longtime Greek friend Modestos Thromos at his side, Doran plants a winter garden; and as he patiently tills the Grecian soil, he reclaims his integrity, his sense of joy, and his humanity.
Mighty Hammer Down
By David J Guyton
Series: Legend of Reason, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 134,710. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2010. Category: Fiction
The small flames of the old magic roar to mighty infernos; burning some and lighting the way for others. Great beasts now walk the earth again, and the gods themselves have come down to influence the world of man once more. But the new god of war is not interested in their agenda. He fights with all his might for the freedom of mankind, struggling to bring light to the coming darkness.
The Case of Einstein's Violin
By William Sullivan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 122,310. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2010. Category: Fiction
When Ana Smyth inherits Albert Einstein's violin case and sells it on eBay, she suddenly finds herself dodging international spies. A tip that her long-dead father may be alive sends her racing through Europe to discover her family's past——and a lost formula for quantum gravity.
The Beekeeper - from the collection: 'Night Flight from Marabar'
By Karen Overman-Edmiston
Price: Free! Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Category: Fiction
Many years ago, the beekeeper struck a terrible bargain. He could have as much wealth as he wanted and a life as long as he wished. In return, however, he must secure the lease of a thousand souls for one year. Set on the Greek island of Kythera this story captures daily life and culture as it is today and gives insights into human nature as it has been for thousands of years. A haunting story.
Minos
By Daniel Blair Dundee
You set the price! Words: 290,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2010. Category: Fiction
Follow Minos and his descendants, the kings of the island of Crete, as they lead the Minoan civilization out of Neolithic times to an age of discovery, enlightenment, scientific knowledge, industrialization, and enterprise. Their saga takes them around the Mediterranean and influences surrounding civilizations. You will wonder, and will learn, why we didn't have the 20th Century 3000 years ago.
Pandemic Predator, a Mary MacIntosh novel
By Maureen Meehan Aplin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,450. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2010. Category: Fiction
A serial killer is on the loose using the deadly strain of the H5N1 virus as a murder weapon. His selected targets are young, beautiful women with a connection to a European sex trade. His signature is a strange, hand-drawn tattoo on each woman's inner thigh which taken together, lead Mary MacIntosh and the FBI to clues of sacred burial grounds around the world.
Xenos: A Novel
By David A. Ross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,960. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010 by Open Books. Category: Fiction
Sometimes the only way to find yourself is to leave behind everything you've ever known... and become a stranger.
Project Daedalus
By Thomas Hoover
Price: Free! Words: 124,260. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010. Category: Fiction
(Bantam Books 1991) Publisher’s Weekly “Hoover’s characters double-deal their way through settings ranging from the Acropolis to the inside of a superplane that skims the edge of space –- the ultimate in death-dealing. A secret agreement between the Russian military and the Yakuza, Japanese crime lords, threatens to shift the balance of world power.”
The Battle Honours of the Royal Hampshire Regiment
By Rupert Matthews
Series: Bretwalda Battles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2010 by Bretwalda Books. Category: Nonfiction
Men from Hampshire have for generations fought in the ranks of the Royal Hampshire Regiment, or its predecessors. All 160 Battle Honours of the regiment are featured in this book, including Blenheim, Minden, Barrosa, Kabul, Paardeburg, Mons, The Somme, Mesopotamia, Ypres, Passchendaele, Dunkirk, North Africa, Sicily, D-Day and Rhine Crossing.