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In the Eye of the Storm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Arky, a blue and cream Dachshund, is found in the wake of a devastating hurricane. Efforts to reunite him with his family were in vain and he was connected with a new forever family. More adventures await him in his new home.
Night of the Hellebore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,600. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
Returning to Morganville to further her studies, Ilana soon discovers things are not as they seem with her grandmother, Morgana, or the rest of her family. Before long, she finds herself fighting for her life, as do others in the house, as an unknown killer stalks the town in the midst of a raging hurricane. Can she discover the killer's identity in time to save lives — or will one of those lost
The Salt Marsh King
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A modern reimagining of Shakespeare’s King Lear, from debut literary novelist Drew Krepp.
Mad Dog Summer & Other Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,730. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Joe Lansdale returns with his characteristic dark take on the horrors that lurk beneath the surface of mundane life in this collection of short stories and novellas. Originally available only in limited-edition hardcover, these tales run the gamut from devilish fantasy to twisted courtroom drama to vampire-robot western.
Before The Saltwater Came
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Nature, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Water (Oceans, Lakes, etc.)
America’s vanishing wetlands are an issue at the forefront of the nation’s consciousness. Join La Loutre, the grandmotherly otter, as she gently tells of her life in the Louisiana marsh - and how wetland loss is affecting her family, other wildlife, plants and humans. A story as suitable for adults as it is for children; easy to read with fun illustrations.
Edge of Disaster
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015 by AEC Stellar Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Science and Nature » Meteorology and Climate
Hurricane Katrina was a tragedy for many, but did birth a great revival in energy and enterprise for the area, and for me. Many from the New Orleans area have their "Katrina stories," and this is mine.
Swimming With Katrina
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,700. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a first hand, non-fiction account of the Author's experience as he witnessed and survived Hurricane Katrina in 2005.
Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) Guide for All-Hazard Emergency Operations Planning (EOP) State and Local Guide (SLG) 101, Earthquake, Hurricane, Flood and Dam Failure
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Disasters & Disaster Relief
This State and Local Guide (SLG) provides emergency managers and other emergency services personnel with information on FEMA's concept for developing risk-based, all-hazard emergency operations plans.
Applying the Principles of Highly Reslient Organizations and Sensemaking to Assessing Internal and External Factors in Emergency Planning: A Case Study for the Next Hurricane Sandy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Adult & continuing education, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Leadership
A case study using Hurricane Sandy to provide a realistic examination of planning assessment techniques for on-the-ground managers. It introduces “sensemaking” and Highly Resilient Organization concepts for use with a much more complex and disruptive world and provides a wider analytical scope of awareness when planning. Increasing assessment skills is a cost effective investment.
Cruise the Storm
Series: John McBride Thrillers. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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A luxury cruise ship sets sail for the Mediterranean. Aboard are twelve would-be hijackers, John McBride, and 500 innocent passengers. Rifles are smuggled aboard in Spain and the hijack starts. The passengers rebel and storm deck five which the hijackers have put out-of-bounds. The captain tries to stop them - they are putting rescue plans at risk.