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Baldoyle, Portmarnock, Sutton; A Local History PART 2
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 45,620. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Civilization
Part 2 of this book deals with the areas of Grange and Stapolin, transport, fishing, Talavera House, farming , coastguard, and Sisters of Charity in Baldoyle.
The Girl Nobody Wants
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,360. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Biography » Religious biography
You only get one chance to live your life as a child but Lily was never given that chance; her childhood was taken from her before it ever begun. From the age of four, when she was first sexually abused, her life changed forever and when she walked through the Catholic Church run institution's doors in Ireland, her life continued along the same path that has destroyed her soul. This is Child abuse
Chasing Grace: A Novel of Odd Redemption
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,280. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Coming of age
Cathy Callahan runs away at age ten to escape her mother’s abuse and find God. After thirty years of funny, brutal, uplifting adventures, she finds unexpected grace in the last place she thinks to look. This is a raw, humorous look at spiritual coming of age, at unconventional ways to heal deep emotional wounds, and at finding greater purpose in surprising places despite desperate odds.
The End of the World
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A Catholic schoolboy, along with the world, faces the Cuban Missile Crisis.
The Saint of Florenville: A Love Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
During a tour of enchanted Bruges, Belgium, Sr. Marie-Thérèse (Tesse) and her friend, Fr. Tom Jensen, are kidnapped and held captive. Only she survives. 20 years later, Tesse grants a female reporter an exclusive interview. During a series of layered disclosures, Tesse shares the details of their captivity and Tom's death. But mystery continues to shroud this tale of faith, loss and love.
Little Box of Horror
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,350. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Award-winning author Melissa Yuan-Innes gathers three of her most disquieting tales, "Skin Song," "The Dormitory of the Friable Little Girls," and "Mrs. Marigold's House" for your reading (dis)pleasure. From a medical student rightfully afraid of dissecting a cadaver to sadistic nuns and vampire schoolgirls, come in and open this little box of horror.
The Murderer's Tale
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The wealthy Lionel Knyvet has been possessed by a foul demon. Seeking relief from the horrific terrors visited upon his body each fortnight, Lionel has dragged his entire household on an endless pilgrimage across the breadth and length of England. Dame Frevisse wants merely to enjoy the peace of the road, but instead finds herself draawn into the vilest depths of the human soul.
Winter Heart
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
One man has been kidnapped. Another has been murdered. In the bleakest depths of winter, Frevisse finds her soul chilled with the heavy burdens of duty and responsibility. Even the warmth of charity is in short supply as the villagers of Prior Byfield turn against each in bloody feuds of greed and rage, weaving knots of treachery which even the clever Frevisse may find hard to unwind.
The Stone-Worker's Tale
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,990. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Simon the sculptor had been truly touched by God's gift. He saw beauty that others could not and brought it to life through his craft. But Simon also saw the beauty of Elyn. Clandestine meetings have given way to sinful lust, and now the two lovers have vanished. But Frevisse alone suspects there may be some darker truth behind the midnight vanishing...
The Bishop's Tale
Series: Dame Frevisse Medieval Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,940. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011 by Justin Alexander. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
"MAY GOD STRIKE ME DOWN WITHIN THE HOUR!" To the guests at the mourning feast for Thomas Chaucer, the last words of the detested Sir Clement Sharpe had been enough to damn him in the eyes of God. But the crafty Dame Frevisse and cunning Bishop Beaufort suspect that there may be an all-too-mortal hand at work in Sir Clement's death...