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Joseph Canepi Jr. Yonkers Contractor, Gambler and Extortionist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Joseph Canepi Jr., like his father was a successful contractor in Yonkers and Westchester County. Elsewhere in business life however, Canepi's ethics can be called into question. For example he was accused of secreting a car that he took from a business in 1915. In 1903 he was one of six men indicted in a poolroom racket. In 1932 Canepi was involved with a man who impersonated a federal agent.
City Maps New York City New York, USA
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 410. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel, Nonfiction » Travel » Travel - Reference
City Maps New York City New York, USA is an easy to use small pocket book filled with all you need for your stay in the big city. Attractions, pubs, bars, restaurants, museums, convenience stores, clothing stores, shopping centers, marketplaces, police, emergency facilities are only some of the places you will find in this map.
Firsts and Lasts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,000. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Dani has failed in her dreams to catch a break as a dancer in New York, but before she heads home to the Midwest, she decides to visit the places still on her to-see list. Then she meets Mark, another transplant to the Big Apple with big dreams of his own. If only she'd met him before she went broke and bought a one-way ticket.
From the Files of the Time Rangers
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 105,720. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017 by Lethe Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Greek gods are posing as humans and pulling humanity's strings in this novel about time travel, alternate worlds, and intrigue. The Time Rangers, Apollo's chosen servants, are in charge of preserving the peace and harmony along the Time Stream, the pathway between various worlds and times, but Apollo has given them a new task—to protect Timothy Macauley, the future President of the United States.
The Crystal Palace New York City Its Splendor And Destruction
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Architecture
The Crystal Palace was a resplendent iron age edifice built in Manhattan from European designs. The original Crystal Palace, constructed in London's Hyde Park, opened in 1851. The American structure was built specifically for the Exhibition of the Industry of All Nations. Too soon the Crystal Palace was being used to store lumber, canvas and other easily combustible materials. It burned in 1858.
Made of Steel (Made of Steel Series Book 1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,870. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Romance » New adult
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Ten years of pain. Ten years of torture. I’m finally free. But I’m not Summer Brooks anymore. That girl died as soon as the devil himself put his hands on me. Now I live amongst the villains. They follow me like a plague. And I have a darkness inside of me that I can’t seem to escape. I lost everything, and I don’t know how to keep breathing in a city that has no stars.
An Accident
Series: Andrews Sisters. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,880. Language: American English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Amy Andrews is an aspiring young artist living alone in the heart of New York City. With an acceptance letter to NYU in the mail, her dreams of opening her own Manhattan gallery one day appear within reach. Until Austin Taylor crosses her path. A smooth talkin' country boy from Southern Missouri with a knack for the culinary arts. What starts as innocent flirtation quickly blossoms into
Burned Beyond Recognition The Triangle Shirtwaist Factory Fire March 25, 1911
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Labor rights, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Labor
The inferno in the Asch Builiding on March 25, 1911 is undoubtedly the most notorious and influential industrial fire in history. From the ashes of the 8th, 9th and 10th floors grew a strong International Ladies Garment Workers Union (ILGWU). Ironically the union was founded the year before. 146 lives, most of them young immigrant women, were lost in the disaster. It might have been prevented.
Strictly Poison and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jazz music fused with pulp fiction. The result? Stories that croon like Nat "King" Cole, and strike like a lead pipe. Tales of Jazz artists, and other assorted characters, looking for that big break ... often getting broken. Charles Boeckman was a musician writing pulp fiction between gigs. He knew his milieu. 22 stories, culled from Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, Manhunt, and many others.
The Triangle Fire
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
The Triangle Fire killed 146 workers, mostly daughters and mothers. Most jumped to their death rather than burn in a blaze so hot that six bodies were never recovered. The official story omitted the reason why the six were never found. Incinerated was easier to explain than the truth. But one of the six left behind a daughter who would return on the 10th anniversary and and learn why.