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In The Garden, My Time At Arlington
By Jerry Humphrey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 27,290. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2008. Category: Nonfiction
I was just a country boy from Alabama when in 1967 I was drafted into the army. After my training my permanent duty assignment was The Third Infantry, The Old Guard. The things I would see would shape my life forever. I saw three presidents was at ones inaguration ones deprture and the funeral of another. I saw the inside of the White house, read the words of Abraham Loncoln.
Israelology: The Birthright, House of Israel, Kingdom, ans Sons of God
By Paul Andree
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 160,380. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2008. Category: Nonfiction
The Houses of Israel and Judah dominate the scriptures from the time of King David until they both were sent into captivity. God sent the House of Israel into captivity to Assyria, where they lost their national identity. However, the Biblical prophets continued to prophesy of their actions and future. God is fulfilling all of the prophecies as they relate to these Houses and to us personally.
Pirate Jack
By Alessandro Cima
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2009. Category: Fiction
Young Jack Spencer sees his father's boat-building business destroyed by a powerful land developer. Then Jack unearths three ancient scrolls that propel him on a dangerous adventure through time in search of a pirate treasure. When Jack finds himself aboard the pirate ship Revenge he enters a life or death world of ship battles, jungle islands, prison escapes, gold, and treachery.
The Interpreter
By Marcelle Kellermann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2009 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction
Set during the occupation of France of 1940 – 44 during which time the author fought as a member of the resistance. The story follows her interrogation imprisonment and subsequent unexpected release by the German Nazi Officer Frank Van Heugen, the official interpreter in the German Kommandatur of Vichy France.
Cathedral Condo's on the Square, Jackson Square that is
By stjulian
Price: $8.95 USD. Words: 29,870. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2009. Category: Fiction
New Orleans Archdiocese, hard pressed for cash, closes five historic parishes, confiscates parish assets resulting in turmoil, protests and parishioners arrest. The Archbishop’s strikes a deal with the “money changers” to sell St. Louis Cathedral, the center piece of New Orleans Catholicism and history, for “30 pieces of silver”. A young academic holds the key to the Cathedral’s fate.
Danger In The Jeweled City (Book 2 in series - Matt & Heather Thriller)
By Mary Tomasi Dubois
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,470. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2009. Category: Fiction
The adventure with the mariner's clock continues... Matt & Heather once again step through the portal. This time their passage lands them at the 1916 Pan Pacific international Exposition where they stummble into an international conspiracy. Something even more dire is threating their very existence. They must save themselves and prevent an international disaster - all within four hours!
2| Mirror mirror
By Becky Miller
Price: Free! Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2009. Category: Fiction
Europe isn’t always the most exciting place in the universe, especially in the nineteen fifties, but when sightseeing with the Doctor something’s always about to happen… When innocent people seemingly at random start disappearing around him, the Doctor must take action. Is he strong enough to face the one responsible? Will he ever be able to look at himself in the mirror?
Che Forever
By Dan Brook
You set the price! Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2009. Category: Fiction
In this bilingual English/Español edition, Che Forever is a sympathetic and poetic biographical sketch detailing the past, promise, potential, and power of the dynamic ideas and ideology of Che Guevara, the iconic Latin American revolutionary. Read it and surprise yourself!
Jacob's Courage: A Holocaust Love Story
By Charles Weinblatt
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 288,920. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Jacob's Courage is a tender coming of age love story of two young adults during the Holocaust. This historical novel explores the dazzling beauty of passionate love and enduring bravery in a lurid world where the innocent are murdered. From despair, to unforgettable moments of chaste beauty, Jacob’s Courage examines a constellation of emotions during a time of incomprehensible brutality.
FATHER OF THE AMERICAN PARATROOPER
By Gusdavis Aughtry
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
General William C. Lee is the father of the American paratrooper. He is without equal in the annals of WW II history. Almost totally unknown to the general public, it surely is appropriate on the 65th anniversary of the D-Day invasion of France to give him some due. General Lee was felled by a massive heart attack and was not able to lead his beloved 101st Airborne into battle.