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Night Walks Softly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who killed the French teacher and is Anne next? Will Anne get used to her new life? Will she learn to cook? Anne's story is a page-turner and meshes her first year of marriage with the sinister backdrop of crime and murder in a small town.
Planet Explorers Chicago
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,040. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Reference
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Explore the planet with this Chicago guidebook written just for kids. This ebook includes everything your 8-12 year-old needs to know about Chicago and nearby attractions, including the Shedd Aquarium, Lincoln Park Zoo, the Field Museum, Six Flags Great America, as well as notable buildings, parks and stadiums. From fun facts and history, to pictures, maps, and quizzes, this guidebook has it all.
Bob Wacszowski, Necromancer
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 126,740. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bob Wacszowski, Necromancer is the harrowing and hilarious tale of a regular guy who stumbles across an ancient tome of Atlantean necromancy and decides to make full use of his new powers for good, despite the world's increasingly negative reaction to his expanding army of skeletal minions.
Maybe That Stops Now
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Betty stumbles into Holcombville, Iowa in 1955. She is starving until she meets Isaiah Marshall. Married quickly, she bears three sons. Then Isaiah disappears. At age 18, each of her sons leave home only to disappear like their father. Upon Betty's death, she requests that the townspeople arrange for her grandsons to come to her funeral and meet one another. What happened to their grandfather?
Lessons Learned on the Farm
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,980. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Business biography
The family farm provides the backdrop for hard work, innovation and overcoming tragedy. Filled with nostalgia from the 50’s and 60’s, this family memoir includes over 70 photos. Enjoy a step back in time when life was simpler and family was celebrated. School, church, and family provide the training ground for developing discipline, integrity, and work ethic.
A Quicker Blood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Disillusioned with her life as a lawyer in New York City, Karen B. Clark impulsively takes off for a convention in Chicago. There she meets another woman who shares her name,"K.B." When Karen learns that K.B. is dead, she decides to seize the moment and assume K.B.'s identity. But in her new setting, a small town in Wisconsin, she soon uncovers terrible secrets that lead her to fear for her life.
Dancing On Glass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,220. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2011 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A startling tale of illicit passion, transgression, and retribution, set in the very heart of middle America. "A deeply chilling, disturbing, beautifully written novel. Shocking, stunningly written... Faulkner himself would have admired and respected [DANCING ON GLASS]... Its events should linger in the reader's mind long after it has been read." -- Los Angeles Daily News
Harmony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,920. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
"Haunting . . . Clodine Wheeler is the bemused narrator who strings together brilliant beads of descriptive phrases as she sorts through her memories . . . Chehak skillfully depicts small-town meanness and ironic generosity . . . . Her mesmerizing tale has classic resonances." – Publishers Weekly
The Story of Annie D.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,560. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2011 by Foreverland Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She's seen her times and her town change forever, and when murder destroys the peace, she knows that nothing can be the way it once was. "Absolutely stunning... Reads with the force and generational sweep of some ancient rural myth." -New York Times Book Review
The Dark Lands: Fenced In
Price: Free! Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
To get to the real story, you need to know more about these dark lands. This story, the one in this book here? The one that will introduce you to the twisted lands that serve up hideous monstrosities and evils as if they were Sunday dinner? This short story? It begins with a brother and sister. They live on a spider cattle farm in the Midwest, behind the Fence. And they're running home. Fast