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Highway America - The Life of a Trucker
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,520. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
Highway America is a must-read trucking and travel guide for anyone wanting to drive across America or work as an interstate trucker. Peter Blakeborough, a native of New Zealand, recounts his life on the road with humor and graphic detail.
Eight from the Silver State
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 35,000. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Award-winning writer Annie Reed likes to scare us, charm us, haunt us, and make us fall in love. She does all of that and more in this eight-story collection set in her home state of Nevada.
Pretty Little Horses
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An old college friend begs newly-divorced private investigator Abby Maxon to find a missing teenage girl. Is Abby's client merely a man who fell in love with the wrong person over the internet, or is he a dangerous predator? The case strikes home when Abby's own daughter asks permission to visit a friend -- a boy she met online.
Thief
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Before Abby Maxon was a private investigator, she was a victim of crime. When campus security shows no interest in finding the man who stole her purse, college student Abby embarks on her first investigation. But tracking down the thief who's made the campus his hunting ground is dangerous business for an amateur sleuth who's on the trail of someone far more dangerous than she realizes.
Milkshakes and Gamma Rays
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Price: Free! Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
This is a humorous book about a dramatic week in the lives of Brie Gable and her spirited new friend Naomi Minami. They are intelligent, opinionated high school juniors trying to chill out within a divergent timeline of present day America, where public education has been eliminated, there's civil war in Nevada, peculiar brands of moralism are taking hold, and things are getting crazy all around.
A Cowboy Named Emmet: A Death Song of a Son Who Missed the West
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 3,960. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012 by XSG Media. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
A Cowboy Named Emmet is a book about a cowboy who saw the early to mid-20th century changes that came to the west he loves as the California he was raised in becomes fenced in.
Ruby Mountains Visitor Guide
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Travel » Camping and RVing
The Ruby Mountains are snow-capped jewels. These jagged, heavily-glaciated mountains carry blankets of alpine flowers. Roaring streams drain more than 30 lakes and ponds. The Ruby Mountains offer seasonal spectacles, including spring’s waterfalls, summer’s wild flowers, fall’s aspen yellows and winter’s deep snows. Read about the plants, animals and geology of these majestic mountains. Disc
My Odyssey To Area 51
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » History » Military
The autobiography of an Area 51 veteran selected to serve with a 23-man special projects team for the CIA, and how the secret life affected his family. His odyssey starts with Army intelligence in Korea, Army missiles and radar in Europe, to NASA X-15 flights, the CIA A-12 surveillance plane, exploitation of Soviet MiG planes, Soviet radar, the early stealth prototypes at Area 51, and today.
As Good As It Gets
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 46,760. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Military biography
"AS GOOD AS IT GETS" From 150 MPH TO MACH 3  2100 MPH A glimpse of Air Force assignments that certainly places them in the category of the title of the book. A career that started by  flying 30 sorties over Europe in a  B-17 bomber during WWII then a tour in B-29 bombers flying alert sorties, which was followed up by flying worldwide RB-47 recon missions around Soviet territories.
My Brother, Jacob
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Jesse loves her little brother, even though he's an alien, or maybe because he is one. Her mom never questioned how or why a little bright-eyed boy wound up on her back porch. She just took him in. And he's looked after them ever since. When men come to town in black suits, driving dark cars, Jessie and her mom have to make a run for it. It's their turn to protect Jacob, but where can they hide?