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Profiles of Women Murdered by the Boston Strangler
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,820. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
My e-book is a close examination of the lives of women who were murdered by the Boston Strangler in 1962-63. I researched the women's ethnic backgrounds, their families, immigration history, employment, living places, and death circumstances. Different than other true crime books, I focused on the people who were victims instead of the criminal. Each of the women was noteworthy in her own right.
The Dazzling Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,660. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A cemetery. A lost child. An ancient secret. Do you believe in ghosts? Come with the Brooke family on their search for their lost boy, Henry, inside Old Willow Cemetery. Discover the dazzled faces in the darkened air and know their secret. Gothic Readers Book Club Award Winner for Outstanding Fiction, 2013. Readers’ Favorite Bronze Medal Winner, 2014.
The Genealogy of Herman Webster Mudgett
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Herman Webster Mudgett (1861-1896) was from Gilmanton, New Hampshire. His roots are in rural New England. Aside from Mudgett, his relatives had the surnames Page and Price. My e-book looks Herman Mudgett's ancestry from the family's origins in Exeter and Norfolk in England. I have included ancestral information about the mass murderer's wives, his son and daughter, and one of his accomplices.
Hunted
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,660. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Trying to leave behind painful memories of her mother’s mysterious death, Jetta Graham moves to Salem, Massachusetts. Rather than finding relief, the past is lying in wait. Salem’s dark history cannot be appeased; unsettling things begin to happen. If she doesn’t find help soon, her mother’s fate may be her own. Is she being haunted . . . or hunted?
Killing Thoreau
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Series: One Of Books ยท Historical Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,490. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The author's 10th book is an imaginative time travel story. It begins with the disappearance with all ten participants of the Organic Synthesis and the Transcendentalist Movement class. This strange class often reached cult-like fervor. To bring them back, three men decide to go back to Walden Pond to end Thoreau's life. Will they be successful doing so and rewrite history as we know it?
Deadly Violet (Raine's Landing #4)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,890. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Welcome to Raine’s Landing, a town full of magic and trapped by a curse. Everyone’s preparing for Xmas, not guessing what’s coming next. Because a girl in the past has gotten hold of a magic jewel, then reached out through time. Except she’s managed to warp reality. Houses begin vanishing. Creatures roam the streets. And if Ross Devries is going to save the place, he’s going to need a lot of help.
The Murder Of A Maine Prostitute From A Genealogical Perspective
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Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Helen Jewett was the daughter of a Maine shoemaker. Raised as Dorcas Doyen, she entered the home of a prominent judge in Portland as a girl. She was turned out of this home for sexual indiscretions. Her misadventures led to a life of prostitution that she lived in establishments in Maine, Boston, and New York City. My text recounts her demise and the ancestry of her family and two of her clients.
Cannabis Alienus 'alien dope'
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Be careful what you smoke. L.D. had always been an unapologetic pot-head, but something has gone wrong and he's fallen off the radar. Eric returns home for what he thinks is going to be a simple intervention, but turns into... something else. "Cannabis alienus ‘alien dope’" is a speculative fiction, and is also in the collection "Still Even More Things I Could Get Out of My Mind."
Speak of the Devil (Raine's Landing # 5)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Raine’s Landing, Mass, should be in the grip of winter. But an early thaw has come. As the snows melt, corpses are discovered, each one carved with ritual marks. Somebody is practicing black magic of the foulest kind. Demons have been summoned. And then the Landing’s adepts are attacked. And ex-cop Ross Devries is facing his most brutal fight. Because this time, he’s battling the Hordes of Hell.
Cora's Curse
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 370. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Cora Atkins, who was a simple girl with simple needs, had little chance to explain her intentions, because she saw that no one in her small Massachusetts town would ever listen to her. She saw that they all were dead-set on disgracing her however they could.