Books tagged: manuscripts

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The White-Faced Seneschal
Series: Clair-Obscur. Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 19,010. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jocelyn and his foster father Tony Claire spend the summer in a fictional Grand Hotel nearby a big waterfall in Switzerland. One day, they find an old manuscript. Greetings from past. And the novel is about more than one old manuscript. A stranger looks for the old manuscript. Who is the man? Jocelyn and his foster father want to find answers to a lot of questions.
Academy of the Dead
Price: Free! Words: 75,550. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00)
Backstreet PI, Matt Rider, is made an offer that seems too good to miss. Go to Prague, find some priceless music manuscripts -- and share in a fortune. Unfortunately the clues are rather thin on the ground. All Matt knows is that a young Jewish girl called Hana Eisler had the manuscripts in Prague in 1942. Academy of the Dead is an exciting hunt for lost treasure.
Scarlet Day
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,420. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cambridge, 1985. Graham Dowland, paranoid pedant par excellence, is searching for a priceless lost manuscript. Investigating a murder seems like a dangerous distraction. But perhaps the two are connected. Will Graham discover the truth before the Fenland floodwaters rise too far?
Brother Gregory: Gene Three
Series: Mendel, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,010. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Gene Three: Mendel’s Sparrows or how a missing piece of music causes a lot of trouble for Brother Gregory and his pupils.
Book of Hours: The Beguilement of Brother Alphaios
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,100. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00)
When Brother Alphaios comes to a great American city to recreate the Book of Hours, he must discover both its origins and the heresies that kept it hidden away for six hundred years. Finding himself an unwelcome guest in a cold, dour monastery, he becomes beguiled both by the audacious fifteenth-century illuminator he calls Jeremiah and the characters he encounters in the vast, chaotic city.
Portal to Paradise
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Wisdom Literature
(5.00)
Portal to Paradise examines historical events that show the reality of spiritual activity, trustworthiness of the Bible, and deity of Jesus Christ. Mathematical implications of accepted prophetic events unveil the statistical impossibility of Christ being other than who He claimed to be. Included are life's advent, evil's origin, the reprogramming of humans and the fate of life beyond the grave.
The Death Cart
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the 14th century. The Black Death has overtaken a small German town. Greeta, a talented young servant girl, finds a cache of manuscripts in a forest castle. But Greeta is in more danger than just the plague. A local priest, a conflicted monk and a disgraced knight help her uncover a mystery and translate the historical texts for clues to fight the plague. A trial leads to a chilling climax.
Interpretive Dance at 65 MPH
Price: Free! Words: 19,520. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00)
Hazel Hassenfeffer is faced with a dilemma. The dilemma of her own death. Follow her journey through the afterlife as she tries to deal with her past, her loved ones, the society that raised her, and the terrible novel she wrote.
Write Ways to WIN WRITING CONTESTS: How to Join the Winners' Circle for Prose and Poetry Awards
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,160. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy
When reading the words "open theme" in a contest, what comes to mind? Anything goes? It's anything but. Reid's book imparts this type of advice along with what topics or themes to avoid and how to approach theme-based events. Entering 80 contests in 18 months, he achieved success 29 times. His words come across as a seasoned expert, as he fearlessly shares his fact-finding advice on how to win.
The Mechanics of Submission
Series: The Business of Being a Writer. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,850. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2010 by Parsina Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Career Guides » Media
Theodore Sturgeon called THE BUSINESS OF BEING A WRITER "the second best reference book a writer can have,after the dictionary." Harlan Ellison said, "It may not make you a better writer, but it will keep you from being a poorer one." This excerpt discusses proper manuscript format, and how to submit your writing to an editor/publisher.