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You’re Gonna Make It After All - The Life, Times and Influence of Mary Tyler Moore
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 45,310. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Celebrity biography
Mary Tyler Moore was a legendary television & film performer who was much loved & lauded by millions as the personification of sweetness & innocence filtered through a sanitized television world. But Moore was so much more than that. Coming of age at a time when feminism & women’s rights were on the march across the land, Moore’s roles proved a flashpoint to countless women.
Minnesota Boy - A Memoir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Gay and lesbian, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
This started as a book about college, being different, trying to fit in, and slowly coming out, in more ways than one. It turned into a story about love and longing and finally leaving Minnesota for San Francisco. This isn't the book my mother wanted me to write. She would say she was embarrassed because it was so dirty. I would tell her she wasn't the target audience and we would both laugh.
Prince and Me: His #1 Fan, My Minneapolis Memories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,200. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Biography
An eye-witness account into the outer circle of His Royal Badness, a fun, flirty, emotional odyssey roller coaster ride. From Paisley Parties to concerts all over the world, Andrea chronicles yet another personal side of an enigmatic legend of funk and rock and roll. It is original, unique and heartfelt.
Terre Haute, Indiana Betting Ring Big Time Gambling in 1959
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » White-collar crime, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Terre Haute was profiled in a Life Magazine article as Sin City. The men who operated a gambling ring ran a lucrative business luring college and pro football bettors and people who gambled on baseball and the World Series. In November 1957 agents of the United States Treasury closed in on the operation and indicted many of the men involved in it. My e-book profiles the lives of the gamblers.
Terror Alert: 1970--The Strange Summer of Bomb Threats in Minnesota
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,880. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2016 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
In the summer of 1970 there was a slew of bomb scares in Minnesota, including one that forced the evacuation of a Twins baseball game. Historian Jeff R. Lonto recounts that turbulent summer at the height of the Vietnam War, and shows what a completely different world it was 31 years before the 9/11 terror attacks.
Discarded: A Thriller Novel (Central Division Series, Book 3)
Series: Central Division, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,290. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Little does Minneapolis PD Investigator KOLIN RAYNES know that finding a discarded cell phone would lead him into the murky world of human sex trafficking. And KASSI YOUNG, a homeless teenage prostitute, isn’t the only one to fall into their clutches.
Roseheart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,080. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A story about family, set in the 1990s, and told through the sardonic voice of Valerie Kjos. She's a Midwestern Gen X'er whose life is just barely coming together with her live-in boyfriend when his Iranian mother, Goli, comes for a visit that seems to never end. Valerie will have to decide what's more important--doing everything her own way, or her beloved Naveed and his mother, who might not app
Tainted Waters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,070. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015 by Knotted Road Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
A bomb explodes on a busy street in Minneapolis, just before the annual Aquatennial celebrations. None of the pre-cogs in the city sensed the disaster before it occurred. None of the post-cogs can catch a glimpse of the bomber. Cassie thinks she can solve the case. But no one listens because of how she acquired her powers. Seems sarcasm can only get a girl so far.
Strength to Stand
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,500. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015 by Yotzeret Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Jewish
When Rabbi Batya Zahav first suspects she’s the victim of an anti-Jewish stalker, she enlists the help of her colleague, Rabbi David Cohen. Soon her husband Arik, an Israeli-born Minneapolis cop, is also on the case. As the stalker’s anonymous persecution increases in violent intensity, it falls to David to identify and stop the stalker before the latest threats become reality.
Straight Razor: A Thriller Novel (Central Division Series, Book 2)
Series: Central Division, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,270. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Minneapolis PD Investigator SIMON TEMPLETON has a problem. His friends from high school are being murdered. And he’s the next one on the killer’s hit list.