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Ring of Fire; Or: Antumbra of a Wintered Empire
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Manu is constantly in love with the wrong person. He runs around a twenty-first century America looking in all the wrong places. An immigrant in a strange land, he goes daydreaming on airplanes and buses, aimless and lost. Looking for work in all the wrong places, Manu dreams the American dream. Is he the enemy? he wonders, running in the long shadow of the violent birth of this Global century.
Murder in Sugar Land
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Law professor David Crump's latest courtroom drama features Houston trial lawyer Robert Herrick, in a case that hits close to home. When his paralegal Brianna Edwards gets arrested for the strangest crime on the books in Texas—Remuneration—Herrick has to work the law and reality of murder for hire in the Lone Star State... in the toney city of Sugar Land, no less. Author of "Conflict of Interest."
The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker & Daniel Garrett (A True Crime Short)
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Pickaxe Killers by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, R. Barri Flowers, is an 8000 word true crime tale about Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who used a pickaxe to murder two people in Houston, Texas, in June 1983, the back story, and its equally compelling aftermath.
The Autumn of Lonely Sons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 154,840. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Philip Battenburg tried desperately to get his life on track after losing his mother, and even after winning the Nation's largest lottery his life was empty and lonely. He reached out to needy, yet talented, young men, apprentices in the fine arts. The first was a gigantic debacle, the last one changed his life forever,but he was always haunted by grief, lonliness and death.
Master of the Law
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Rex is a young lawyer diligently practicing his trade in Houston, Texas. In the forefront of his life is the pursuit of excellence in his chosen career and a sybaritic love affair with Nikki, a sultry blonde. But hidden deep within Rex is an urge to break free of conventional authority while embracing the serenity derived from nature and the outdoors.
Scot Free - A Journey from the Arctic to New Mexico
Series: Roughing It Round the World. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
The first in the trilogy describing Alastair Scott's epic five-year journey around the world, much of it wearing a kilt. On and (sometimes very far) off the beaten track, he brings the unusual and the eccentric vividly before our eyes, giving many an unforgettable portrait of people with whom he shared, for brief moments or extended periods, his own delight in humanity in all its forms.
Look Up, Houston! A Walking Tour of Houston, Texas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Houston, Texas is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Look Up, Houston Heights! A Walking Tour of Houston, Texas-Houston Heights
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Hikes & walks, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of Houston, Texas-Houston Heights is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
Invasion USA IV - The Battle for Houston....The Aftermath
Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 139,190. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
At exactly midnight on December 31, every electronic device made in China for the last 30 years stops working!The shutdown of the United States of America, and 97% of the entire world, is accomplished by 12:30 am U.S. Eastern time on the first day of the New Year. It takes only 30 minutes to completely dismantle the whole of modern Western civilization.
Cub In The City - Bear Chronicles Book 2
Series: Bear Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 153,810. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Brett, a 12 year old child, is forced to leave his small town country home because he is gay and live with his uncle in Houston. His uncle and his group of friends do their best to make him feel at home. But when one of the guys’s ex plans revenge, Brett gets caught in the middle and is taken on a bizarre roller coaster ride that many adults couldn’t endure.