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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: Free! 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.
Confessions of a Crusader
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,340. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
A monk's dying confession tells the dramatic story of adventure, romance, betrayal, mystery and hope during the Children's Crusade of 1212. Inspired by a divine vision, blessed by the Pope and king, and sustained by Christian faith, a boy leads an army of children to walk across France and sail the Mediterranean in their quest to bring peace to the Holy Land, Jerusalem.
Godsand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
In ancient Egypt, a new god rises from the sand, and with the sand comes vengeance.
The Scapegoat Part Two
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,760. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
In this short sequel to "The Scapegoat", the author calls upon his skills as a Master Mariner and Marine Accident Investigator working for US and UK Marine Underwriters. He uses them to great effect; unpeeling the layers of romantic rubbish to expose the political and legal machinations employed in deciding the fate of the captain of the SS californian.
On the Road to Winterhaven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » General
Christmas 1928. A mysterious man emerges from a blizzard and arrives at the hopeless town of Winterhaven. When he tries to rekindle lost hope, change the lives of the townsfolk and turn around the fortunes of the town, one stubborn problem remains: greed. Only the mysterious man can stand in greed’s way and save Winterhaven from eternal despair…
Tennessee Covered Bridges
Series: Covered Bridges of North America, Book 13. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,960. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture
A Source book for Photographers and Explorers Descriptions to all of Tennessee's 4 Remaining Historic Covered Bridges, as well as photos of each one. GPS Positions and written directions. Photo tips for each bridge. A short history of Covered Bridges in North America and an extensive review of the various Truss Types.