Books tagged: newspapers

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Romantic History
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,800. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
Paul Siebert is a reporter, a shy, depressive Vietnam veteran. Maggie Ryan is a wild child, a rape victim, a musician, an armed robber. When they meet at a halfway house in Seattle in 1971, they are clearly wrong for each other. Yet whatever connects them -- call it love, call it obsession -- is enough to threaten their settled lives and marriages 35 years later.
Music Room: Lindsay Gale Series Vol. 2
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 56,010. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life in Greensboro, MD changes for Conrad Trent when his landlady, Caroline Tinker, dies and leaves her estate worth five million dollars to him, with the request that as he discovers the ghosts that inhabit her home, he treat them with Extreme Delicacy. The request sets Conrad, the managing editor of the Greensboro Press and his good friend and publisher, Linsey Gale.
Cheating Death
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 55,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lindsey Gale Series, Vol. 1 Just as recently divorced Lindsey Gale begins to bring balance into her personal life, she discovers that her new role as publisher of the Greensboro Press is anything but stable.
The Amazing Adventures of Cholly Blake
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 109,150. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Canada
A newspaper’s grossly overblown account of a Great Lakes ‘sinking’ dramatically changes a humble sailor’s life in 1879 -- and turns him into a Canadian hero. The fantastical exploits of Cholly Blake include piracy, duels, treasure-hunting, a thrilling raft voyage, terror in a runaway balloon, visits to a vile “sweating den” -- and they nearly trigger an accidental "war" with the United States.
Blogmania
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Price: Free! Words: 7,860. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
In this pithy, sardonic but often hilarious collection of blogs novelist R.D. Byron-Smith shows why his work is popular with ebook readers. From a moving tribute following the death of his dog to an appellate court's "shanking" of an outlaw motorcycle gang, the blogs are packed with the pathos of life.
To Bed on Thursdays
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Mosaique Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
TO BED ON THURSDAYS is Jenny Selby-Green’s delightful memoir of life as a newspaper reporter in 1950s Britain. In the course of her work, Jenny was bullied by Robert Maxwell, snubbed by President Eisenhower, entranced by Sophia Loren and stalked by a delusional actor named Nigel. Her memoir celebrates a simpler age when newspapers were respected and news-gathering was still an honourable trade.
The Man on the Corner
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,300. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Who is The Man on the Corner; the man who seems to be waiting? To the observer he is sometimes sinister, mysterious, or romantic. Seven authors each have a different explanation. It is an excellent means of discovering new authors to add to your favorites. When you have found the story that touches you in some way, please leave a review.
Ma's Garden
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 111,910. Language: Australian English. Published: April 7, 2014 by G. & E. Johnstone Pty Ltd. Category: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand
In 1902 Christopher and Ethel ‘Ma’ Johnstone left the city with their young family to open a country newspaper. Ma’s Garden is a gentle tale about the first year of their new life, the people they meet, their tribulations, their celebrations. ‘Ma’ planted her garden on a barren block while Christopher trusted in his future. This story is the essence of a small town, not so different from today.
Selfies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Science fiction
As we all recall, Earth was invaded by tiny space ships from another solar system. The "freeze frames" have now been decoded, showing video clips of the invaders, who have disappeared.
From Picas to Bytes: Four Generations of Seacrest Newspaper Service to Nebraska
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Historical biography
How one newspaper family made their city and their state a better place to live.