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14 Fun Facts About the River Thames: A 15-Minute Book
Series: 15-Minute Books · 14 Fun Facts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » People & Places / Europe, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Science & Nature / Earth Sciences / Weather
The River Thames has a colorful history. It was a river highway before railways and roads were built. It brought flood, disease and death to thousands of Londoners. Today it contains over 80 islands, 200 bridges, 20 tunnels, 45 locks, six public ferries and one ford. Yet it still reminds us of its history with an average of one body a week being found in its waters. Find out more in this fun book.
Dandelion: A Memoir of a Free Spirit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Catherine James longed to get away from her young, beautiful, and wickedly irresponsible mother: to her beloved grandmother or glamorous Aunt Claire or dashing race-car driver father—who had never been a part of her life. She had not wanted to escape to a California orphanage. It wasn’t until a chance meeting with a very young Bob Dylan that Catherine was inspired to make her escape.
Sherlock Holmes Remastered: A Study in Scarlet
Price: Free! Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A new version of the very first Sherlock Holmes story ever published. This version is Remastered to make the classic text more accessible to a new generation of readers.
Poison Blood, Book 1: Revelation (Poison Blood Series)
Series: Poison Blood. Price: Free! Words: 32,320. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(4.00)
"I don't know what blood tastes like to a human. I'd never even licked a tiny drop of it from a pricked finger, let alone suck on a bleeding cut. The shedding of blood, my own, or anyone else's, always made me scream or panic in fear and revulsion. Now it's my only food source." Ellie is not a typical teenaged vampire. She still has her humanity and conscience. And the same distaste for blood.
The Lore Meister's Reach (Legend of the Crow Prince)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,150. Language: British English. Published: August 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Meet Zak an enigmatic blind storyteller who sets up home with his two dogs in a shack on an east London common. Three local 12-year-olds are captivated by his tales full of dark intrigue, secret promises, strange characters and extraordinary powers. Zak’s 'Known Universe' boasts millions of years of recorded history, sophisticated constitutional arrangements and evolved laws...
Taking the Eurostar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference, Nonfiction » Transportation » Railroads
A comprehensive guide to travelling on the high-speed train connecting London with Paris and Brussels through the Channel Tunnel
The Vampire Lucius Lafayette: Volume 1 (Collected Stories)
Series: The Vampire Lucius Lafayette, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,540. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The first four stories in The Misgivings of the Vampire Lucius Lafayette series. This four pack includes the following 4 stories: Leather Apron: #1 Mardi Gras: #2 Hemlock Crescent: #3 Hell's Disciples: #4
Farbissen: Melissa Morris and the Meaning of Money
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Melissa Morris is a thirty-something single New Yorker who works in fashion. She has it all, until she fails spectacularly and is banished from the fashion industry. Set adrift, she follows her boyfriend to London, hoping for a second chance. But Melissa's search for herself is interrupted when she discovers a dead body.
Cassandra by Starlight
Series: Starlight, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,790. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 13, 2012 by Boroughs Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
A London woman is swept off her feet into the glamorous yet surprisingly dangerous world of an up-and-coming star of stage and screen.
Emerald Fortune
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
Emerald Fortune, a novel of international intrigue, revenge, and love. “Edgy! A far more complex plot than you might expect from a [romance].” --Roberta Gerber, reviewer. The hero — dangerous, instinctive, his battle-scarred body hardened from months of deprivation — is a man with a mission. And love is a complication.