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Leviathan's War
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: American English. Published: June 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
After surviving a car crash, Rock Island, Illinois teenager Levi Strauss undergoes an unprecedented and unexplainable change: His body cannot be damaged, and he has nearly limitless supernatural strength and endurance. Resolving to become the world's first superhero, he puts on a ski mask and heads to Chicago to fight crime on the streets while conversing with his family back home.
Cory
Pre-release—available September 12, 2016. Price: $60.00 USD. Language: American English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
How far can a person before a be pushed before they reached the tipping point? Once you hit that tipping point, whom can you trust, where can you hid? Urbana High School been a sports kind of school for generations now, and you wondering what if I'm not into sports? No one likes you, no one befriends you, you just don't exist. Oh well thank god that's everyone are into sports, until Cory Master.
Chicago From A to Z
Pre-release—available September 30, 2016. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published by Buttontapper Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Tired of the same old guidebooks? Learn where to go and what to do from a local! This alphabetical city guide looks at Chicago – and tourism – from a whole new angle, letting readers browse the city at their own pace. Learn about... *Local favorites *Tourist attractions *Cultural oddities *And enjoy unique trivia you just won’t get from the other guys!
Red Snow, Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide 19
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,680. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two murders in two months. The first a doctor's wife, the second his girlfriend whom he'd taken up with after his wife's murder. The first investigations had been botched and the second was on it's way to becoming a cold case. It's up to Lt. Joe Novelli to figure out what the motive of these murders are and the motive is looking like revenge, but for what?
Heart Illinois Cross Stitch Pattern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 670. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016 by L H. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
Heart Illinois Cross Stitch Pattern Size on 14 count roughly 4.5" X 8" Includes Cross Stitch Tips
Big Love in Little Egypt: The True Crimes of Lawrence Hight and Elsie Sweetin
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #10. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,900. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
The tongues of Ina, Illinois, were already wagging about the friendship between the Reverend Lawrence Hight, the local circuit-riding Methodist preacher, and the pretty young housewife Elsie Sweetin when their spouses turned up dead from similar sudden illnesses just a couple of months apart in the summer of 1924. Was it food poisoning as the doctors first said? Or something more sinister?
Fairbury, Illinois Book Authors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,530. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
Fairbury is a small town located in Central Illinois. It is 100 miles south of Chicago and 60 miles east of Peoria. It was founded in 1857 when the railroad first crossed Central Illinois. This short story attempts do documents all the Fairbury citizens who have authored books over the years. Several of these book authors are major figures in the history of Fairbury.
History of Murders Committed in Fairbury, Illinois
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,780. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
Every town has its fair share of murders. In Fairbury's almost 160 years of existence, there have been eight recorded murders. This short story reviews the associated history behind each of these murder cases. If you are interested in early Fairbury area history, this short story will help you understand the history
Strange Beginnings
Price: Free! Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Strange Beginnings is a collection of short stories by Treesong. These tales take place in the same contemporary science fiction and fantasy setting as the author’s first novel, Change. Each story relates in its own way to the theme of strange beginnings—and often strange endings.
Double Cross, Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide 17
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,710. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Chris Blaskovich has been murdered. Everyone says he was a good guy, he didn't have any enemies, although he and his wife were at odds. His wife has the perfect alibi, she was out of town. But everything points to her being involved in his murder. It will take some inventive police work to catch this killer, but once Lt. Novelli has a plan, not even this killer's going to see this sting coming.