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The Rainbow Maker
By P.J. Emmorey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2009. Category: Fiction
It is a story of a man who lives in the sky and makes rainbows. One day he visits earth for the first time.
Distant Cousin: Repatriation
By Al Past
Series: Distant Cousin, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,400. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2009. Category: Fiction
In volume 2 of the Distant Cousin series, Ana Darcy learns more about Earth, her new home: money is king, and no good deed goes unpunished. Forced to choose between death and returning to her native planet, what will become of her husband and her adorable twins? Try the free sample to taste the engaging flavor of this light-hearted thriller.
A View From My Window - 15 Sermons of Hope and Assurance
By A. Knighton Stanley
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 41,920. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2009 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Nonfiction
For over 40 years, Dr. Stanley’s preaching has attempted to move a complex, sophisticated community beyond the 'kindergarten' Christianity of its childhood to a powerful, relevant gospel that reconciles their complex lives while affirming the simple truth that in spite of all of our shortcomings, we are all God's beloved children. This volume illuminates his life and ministry.
Joseph P. Day: The Great Salesman
By Daniel Alef
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
Joseph P. Day, the great salesman, sold about a third of the Bronx, a third of Queens and large swaths of Brooklyn during his lifetime. In one 12-hour auction he sold 1,574 properties. Day was the quintessential New Yorker. Day's story is a text-book lesson on what it takes to become a great salesman, and his 10 rules for success a menu on the qualities and characteristics he espoused.
Clouds Across the Sun
By Ellen Brazer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,830. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2009. Category: Fiction
Hitler charged his most trusted comrades with a mission: educate your progeny, elevate them to power-rule the world. This is the story of just one of these children. Murder, deceit, intrigue, love and enlightenment occur as the plot to take over the U.S. government is revealed.
Better Off Dead
By John Carinci
Price: $1.09 USD. Words: 93,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2009. Category: Fiction
Young Frank Granstino knew that selling life insurance would be a tough business even though he had only started selling six months before. But he never thought that it could cost him his life. After all, who knew that Tony Vongemi, a restaurant owner who had been feeding Frank people to write insurance on, was in the Mob? When Frank's clients start dying he realizes that something is dead wrong.
The Meteoric Rise of Simon Burchwood
By Scott Semegran
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,660. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009. Category: Fiction
On his way to New York to celebrate his impending literary success, Simon Burchwood is the prototypical American careerist. But a quick detour to Montgomery, Alabama to visit a childhood friend sends Simon on a bizarre journey, challenging his hopes and dreams of becoming a famous writer. This is a character study that delves into the psyche of a man who desperately tries to redefine himself.
The Remarkable Life of Kitty McInerney: How A Poor Irish Immigrant Raised 17 Children in Great Depression New York
By Christopher Prince
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009. Category: Nonfiction
The true story of a poor Irish immigrant who raised 17 children in Great Depression New York. Kitty McInerney’s life rode a wave of social and political transformation that would come to define modern America. Poor, burdened, and uncelebrated, Kitty McInerney is remarkable for her unrelenting faith, her unique, individual struggle and for exemplifying the American immigrant experience.
The Zoo
By Michael Power
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,240. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2009. Category: Fiction
Margarita Brown is a seven-year-old girl who wakes from a coma to find herself unable to speak or hear... until she visits the Bronx Zoo where the voice of a giraffe penetrates her silent world. Part contemporary literary novel and part supernatural fantasy, “The Zoo” is an exploration of a girl’s awakening to a world that is filled with both brutality and beauty.
Jack's Taboo
By Paul J. Gorzkowski
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2009. Category: Fiction
The Pruitt family finds out the truth behind the wild ancestry of their beloved family pet during a vacation in the Colorado mountains.