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Millionaires' Row-The Legacy
Series: The Douglas Saga, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00)
America is in the midst of the industrial revolution and at the threshold of great social change. As Ian Douglas steers his empire into the modern age, he is forced to fight for his legacy. When a secret comes to light, he must fight for his family. This is a fast-paced tale of greed, corruption, and intrigue and the poignant story of a family that must come together to save an empire.
The Knight Behind The Pillar
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 117,230. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tor, like the many other squires, he has a dream to one day become a knight. Yet today he was about to meet someone who would change everything, a similar aged squire who has just pulled a rusted old sword from some rock at a tournament and the crowd want a king! The start of a new life, new friendships and adventures as Tor discovers who he wants to be and if it is the life of a knight at all.
The Royal Descendant
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 150,750. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
How does a 450 year mystery link to a modern day killer? The Royal Descendant is a fast paced thriller that takes the reader from the splendour and political manoeuvring of the court of Elizabeth I, to the intrigue and technology of the intelligence services and the painstaking skills of genealogy, to unravel a historic mystery linked to a modern day killer.
Maryland's Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions of Maryland's 6 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as multiple photographs of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types.
The KD Shindig
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,420. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Philip Musson has captured a totally different world from the one that most of us know; from the glamorous couple the reader is introduced to at the beginning of the book, to the self-centred actress whose masterly comeuppance during a talk show is well worth a second read. The other vignettes that form part of the book are equally compelling especially the girl who lobs a snowball into the face.
Amazing but True - Belle of the Ball
Series: Amazing but True, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,090. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
With echoes of the dark thing still ringing in her ears, Clara and the Captain travel to Charleston, NC to attend a mid-night ball. Clara is mistaken for the daughter of the newly elected president of the confederacy, which causes many interesting situations. Not everything is at it seems with Mr. Pettygrove, the host of the evening. Clara takes it upon herself to find out his true motives.
Ohio's Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 12. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel photography
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers. Descriptions to all of Ohio's 146 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as over a hundred photographs of them. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. Short history of Covered Bridges in North America and a review of the various Truss Types and info on the important bridge builders of Ohio. Self-guided Tours.
Jack Swan Adventures-The first Set of Disasters
Series: Jack Swan Adventures, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 31,300. Language: British English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00)
ridiculous comedy from britain, with a historical and scientific twist. almost a comic-book-for- adults, as there are many illustrations. the main character is a swan, who says that his ability to talk was because of an industrial accident. the science, is closer to reality rather than fantasy.
New England Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 9. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,920. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
A new guide to the more than 175 historic Covered Bridges in the New England area. Up to date information on each one. Included for each bridge are detailed directions and GPS coordinates, photos as well as detailed directions for Self Guided tours of each region in the area. If you live in or travel in the New England area, you will treasure having this guide available.
A Jewel In The Centre Of The Mediterranean Sea
Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 15,320. Language: Simple English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » European
Historical events of a beautiful Island situated right in the middle of the Mediterranean Sea.