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The Herbert West Series Complete
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 611,240. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Includes all four novels of the Herbert West Series. Herbert West, a scientist obsessed with reversing death, is transformed into a physician of last resort. From ancient Arkham to the islands of the West Coast, a brilliant but amoral physician is subjected to travails and entanglements, to become a source of healing -- and of peril. Bonus: Chapter 1 of the sequel to the series.
Admiral's Island
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 79,160. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mashups
Mark is a teenager living on an idyllic island in Canada. Pondering his future, Mark has two influential people in his life: Oscar an elderly night watchman and Bob, a family friend and retired spy. Mark loves his peaceful, rural life which Oscar reinforces, but Bob would like to mentor him into his exciting career as a government hitman. Both lives appeal to Mark, but which path will he take?
In a Time of Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,110. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In a Time of Magic is a tale of wildness, transformation and sexuality. On tranquil Vasquez island, Ryan and Selene struggle to meet the challenges of returning to the land, opening to love, experimenting with sexuality, and learning from ancient spiritual traditions. Selene turns Ryan’s world upside down, introducing him to a magical, rather than logical, way of living in the world.
Eagles in the Pacific Northwest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 2, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Nature
Eagles in the Pacific Northwest describes bald eagles, their life cycle and their habitat on the beautiful northwest coast. The book is rich in information making it an excellent reference. The book is written in an engaging, friendly style and is illustrated with numerous, colour photos; many are up-close and intimate. The author describes how he bonded with these majestic raptors.
What I Discovered on Cayo Costa
Price: Free! Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
What's it like to camp on the beach on Florida's most beautiful barrier island? Cayo Costa State Park lies just off shore, west of Fort Myers, Florida. Here is a personal account, full of descriptions of nature and of the inward journey of walking the length of Cayo Costa and experiencing its intensely personal effect. Other guides give facts. What I Discovered on Cayo Costa puts you there.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 2, The Treasure
Series: Herbert West, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,380. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Abandoned and abused, young Herbert West resorts to drastic measures to survive. At Miskatonic University, he becomes a scientist who commits crimes and creates monstrosities. Decades later, haunted by his past, he finds safety as Dr. Francis Dexter of Bellefleur Island, but his divided nature threatens those he loves and forces him to face the truth about his healing powers.
Islands of the Gulf Volume 1, The Journey
Series: Herbert West, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,830. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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To Andre Boudreau, Herbert West is the Doctor, who saved his life in the Great War. Andre will follow him into Hell if necessary. Margaret Bellgarde knows him as Dr. Francis Dexter, attractive but mysterious. One day she will be shocked by what she is willing to do for his sake. But who is he really? She doesn’t know – and the possibilities are disturbing.
Mayne Island Skeletons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,020. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
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Mayne Island Skeletons is the 3rd in the Magda Mystery Series by Amber Harvey about Magda, the pre-teen sleuth and her pal Brent. Two mysteries must be solved: an ancient haunted house mystery, and the topical issue of proving that Brent is innocent of theft. Mayne Island Skeletons is a readable story for pre-teens and families; Magda is a memorable heroine children can relate to.
Ill Wind
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Galveston Island, 1900. A city by the sea. A place where money can be made legally and illegally. Fat profits for fat profiteers. Secret Service agent Jack Price tries to unravel a big mystery: who has been buying land on behalf of some dead orphans? Why is the land so important? Does the oily-slick surface of worthless swampland mean something?