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Smartphone saves someone
Price: Free! Words: 5,650. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban
When technology saves someones life. A wife of a businessman got kidnapped. He took help of a smartphone and doesn't inform police. He succeeds. You need to read it till the end for the suspense and experience the thrill. A roller coaster short read.
The Sherry-Netherland Hotel Fire New York City April 12, 1927
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Architecture, Nonfiction » History » North America
The Sherry-Netherland opened for business on November 1, 1927. In the spring of '27 a large fire brought about construction delays. The failure of a standpipe nearly resulted in the building's destruction. My e-book looks at the era of great hotel construction in New York City. Architects designed the Sherry-Netherland, the Pierre, the Breakers (Miami) and many more great hotels in the 1920s.
A B-25 Bomber Crashes Into The Empire State Building July 28, 1945
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,940. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Aviation / History, Nonfiction » History » Military
The twin-engine Mitchell Bomber that crashed into the Empire State Building in late July 1945 was en route to La Guardia Airport from Massachusetts. A veteran pilot was lost in a dense fog. Flying at approximately 1,775 feet the aircraft was beneath a 2,000 feet altitude limit followed by aviators at the time. Aside from the three crewmen on the B-25D eleven building occupants lost their lives.
Hotel Windsor Fire Fifth Avenue, New York City March 17, 1899
Price: $3.05 USD. Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America, Nonfiction » Children's Books » History / United States / 19th Century
The Windsor Hotel was a fixture on Fifth Avenue in the late 19th century. John D. Rockefeller, authors Matthew Arnold and Oscar Wilde and foreign dignitaries stayed there regularly. My e-book looks at the day of the fire and recounts eyewitness accounts of events. It is likely that the inferno began on the first floor. A stray match or a blaze that began in the kitchen may have been responsible.
Blame The Goth Girl Vol. 5: The Mind Controlled By The Sinful Nature Is Death But The Mind Controlled By The Spirit Is Joy Division
Series: Blame The Goth Girl. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Onyx's search for answers about her time in The Forest of Eternal Night is put on hold when Rome is made aware of those breaking the rules within the vampire community. It's up to Onyx to head to New York and sort out what's really going on— only to find her abilities are no longer working.
America’s Royal Family (Kids/Teenager cover version)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
America’s Royal Family, an illustrated book, is a reflection of our society. Tired of our selfish, social media, superficial, selfie and botty-obsessed society, a lonely girl looking desperately for love and family decides to make a change in her life. Lisy travels to America to find America’s Royal Family. Will she find them? And the most important question of all: Who is America’s Royal Family?
Sauve-moi
Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: French. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Walter a toujours aimé la tranquillité de son appartement perdu dans l'anonymat des rues de New-York. Mais un événement récent risque de lui faire regretter ce choix.
Insights (A Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Michael's morning commute was made more bearable with the purchase of his new book - a collection of short stories that allowed the reader insights into the mind of the authors. But, as Michael read, the similarities between his life and the story became clearer. Lines blurred and where fact ended and fiction started was not so certain...
Evolution: Weaving in and out of Consciousness while the Truth is Somewhere in the Middle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,430. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Caribbean Poetry, Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This collection of poetry allows readers into the developing years of the author--a transplanted Belizean Garifuna woman--experiencing life in Los Angeles, San Francisco, New York, Baltimore, Belize and Honduras from the age of 15 to the age of 25.
The Bartlett Journals: Book 1 The Prima Ballerina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00)
In Book 1 of The Bartlett Journals, Kiki Thompsen is a Prima Ballerina rising to the pinnacle of her career. But first, with the help of therapist Emma Bartlett, she must deal with issues from her past.