Books tagged: mardi gras

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Keeping On Keeping On-29--The United States of America Mini Trips 2007-2017
Series: Keeping On Keeping On---A Retiree's Travels Abroad 2006-2017---A Personal Travelogue of People, Places and Pictures. Price: Free! Words: 8,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
This mini book is one in a series of twenty-nine mini books recounting my travel adventures over the period 2006-2017. They describe, with photographs, my personal travels, to such diverse places as Antarctica, South America, New Zealand, China, Vietnam, United Arab Emirates, European River Cruises, an African Safari in Kenya and Tanzania and mini trips in various parts of the United States
Carnival Confessions: A Mardi Gras Novella
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Cajun attorney Cameron Reed needs to warn his coworker, socialite Stephanie Bertrand, of her finance's betrayal. The two work together in a high-brow New Orleans law firm. But Cameron can only get into the Mardi Gras ball she’s attending by wearing a mask. Concealed, what Cameron discovers there will turn his world upside down.
Ms America and the Naughtiness in New Orleans
Series: Beauty Queen Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,540. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Who better than Ms. America Happy Pennington to grace Mardi Gras festivities in New Orleans? She packs party moves and sleuthing smarts—which come in handy when the king for an old-line krewe is bumped off during a Carnival parade. No ghost, vampire or even voodoo spirit will keep our scrappy beauty queen from nabbing the killer—not when the stakes are sky-high for someone dear to her heart...
The Curse of Dr. Cagliari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
February 1900, Venice. Watson & the Countess are investigating the curious death of a husband in a locked room, on his wedding night. Doctor Cagliari is assisting our two sleuths as Mardi Gras draws closer, madness mounts, and a hidden history of violence and suffering are revealed on the island-asylum... Can they solve this evil eye mystery or will they succumb to its power?
Now Let's Talk of Graves (A Samantha Adams Mystery, #3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,320. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It’s Mardi Gras, and ace crime reporter Sam Adams has flown to New Orleans to visit her old college roomie Kitty whose debutante niece is about to be crowned queen of Comus. At the airport Sam first glimpses Harry Zack, a songwriter turned insurance investigator, who’s way too cute. When death stalks St. Charles Avenue in the wake of Comus’s ball, Sam and Harry’s paths collide.
The Reveler's Mask
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Kayla Covington is the one to hire to find and recover what you have lost. She thought she had seen and heard it all, that was until she was hired to infiltrate a secret society to uncover their secrets and steal their prized artifact. Now the only question that she cares about is, will she make it out of this alive?
A Circle of Celebrations
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Celebrations help us to mark moments in time that are meaningful, some for religious reasons, others cultural and historical. New York Times bestselling author Jody Lynn Nye has written about holidays from many points of view, in this world, in another; in the past, present and future.
The Mardi Gras Chase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Twelve-year-old Melanie is bored with her little sister and with yet another Mardi Gras in her hometown. But when she notices a secret code built into the floats of a Mardi Gras parade, she realizes that life might have some surprises left. Melanie and her friends set off to break the Mardi Gras code and, in the process, uncover her town's best kept secret.
Krewe of Souls
Series: Southern Ghosts. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,710. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Tristan Pleasance is a ghost whisperer extraordinaire, but talking to his living father is another story. Family conflict prompts Tristan to bolt from his lifelong home in St. Francisville, Louisiana, to make a new life in New Orleans. But six months later, a family tragedy forces him to return home and he is thrust into a murder investigation where his past and future will collide.
Alligator Bait
Series: Gator-man. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
One year ago, during Mardi Gras, Ash Turner was pulled from the arms of his lover, Jamie Derouen, by men working for her father. Those men drove Ash into the bayou, shot him in the back of the head, and left his corpse for the alligators. So it comes as a surprise to everyone--including Ash--when he wakes up in the muddy water of the bayou and walks back into New Orleans.