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Norm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,860. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
Take a pinch of Morse, a dash of Lewis, a spoonful of Hathaway ... and there you have Norm. Norman Philip Ducker, Oxford’s curious new detective. Cosmology and the mathematics of chaos fascinate him. So do football, motor racing, and the art of winning. But he still can’t get his head round opera. He likes pop; he drinks lager as well as real ale. Oh, and he's not a policeman...
Confessions of a Failed Domestic Goddess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 16,350. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
Collection of short stories about the many misadventures of a failed domestic goddess.
Bog Man
Price: Free! Words: 6,700. Language: British English. Published: March 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00)
A perfectly preserved pre-historic cadaver is discovered in the fens and brought to a Museum. For the new Director it should present a major opportunity but is it real? And if it is, how come the pre-historic ring it's wearing also bears the marks of a local shop. And where is the Museum's Head Electrician? If the Director doesn't find answers soon the unthinkable may happen. He may look an idiot.
Beyond Religion Volume I
Series: Beyond Religion, Book 1. Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 61,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2010 by Inhousepress. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Religion and self-improvement
(5.00)
The essays will restore confidence in your own judgment; they will help you to become master of your own destiny. Recently updated, we are offered always perceptive, often humorous, as often 'deep' reflections on the Nature of Being. The author delves into ancient myths and scriptures as well as into the latest scientific discoveries to share his Perception of Reality.
Make a Move
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,990. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.88)
Set in a seedy district of Paris, MAKE A MOVE is a slacker-thriller, its reluctant heroes operating with consummate indifference and bleak, occasionally childish humour. Told across six episodes, each a tale in itself, this is a story of beautiful spies and dirty pimps, of petty theft and cinematic history, of strained integrity and callous betrayal. “How can you not love it here?”
La prison
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,400. Language: French. Published: April 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Il ne sait pas d'où il vient. Ni où il se trouve. Il y a eu un avant, mais il ne s'en souvient plus. Il a été projeté dans une cavité obscure. Comment? Par qui? Des bruit sourds indiquent qu'il y a d'autres êtres au-delà de la paroi. Mais comment communiquer avec eux? Et comment échapper à cette prison dont les murs suintants semblent ne pas lui valoir que du bien?
The World Cup Baby
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 121,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010 by IP (Interactive Publications Pty Ltd). Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
Euan McCabe is a football World Cup compulsive. Once a typical rugby-loving New Zealand schoolboy, he was mesmerised by his first sighting of Buenos Aires’ Monumental Stadium in 1978 and has since become besotted with the global phenomenon that is the FIFA World Cup ™. This book traces his growing infatuation with an event that he chooses to celebrate for its flaws as well as its strengths.
The Irish Detective
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A very private investigator in the capital city of Ireland. Like any city there are problems. Your job is to find Irish solutions to Irish problems. Your team includes your beautiful Russian assistant Alice and the dangerous ex-army ranger, who has a slightly scrambled brain. Your customers include gangsters, police, businessmen, politicians, and tailors each with a unique problem.
Louie the Bee: The Insects Prevail.
Price: Free! Words: 98,070. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(5.00)
Escape in a warm anthropomorphic tale that draws strong emotional responses. A story for the mature reader. It's about an insect community living an idyllic streamside life. Blissful complacency turns to a realisation that all is not well when the community's future is threatened by human activity. Some special powers enable the insects to deal with pending threats. Contains intrigue and mischief!
They Came, They Saw, They Took the Tinfoil
Price: Free! Words: 3,070. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.00)
Gerry wakes up in in a bath full of cold water in her interview suit and best shoes. How did she get there? How did she sleep and why is there nothing aluminium left in the flat? Her flatmate Jane wants a shower, her other flatmate, Nina, is looking for her saucepans but Gerry... she just wants answers. British English, a bit of light swearing U/PG