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Squirrel and Swan: Precious Things
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,540. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"Fast-paced and funny" Paige and Sophie have just graduated with PhDs in psychology—so now what? Disillusioned with the academic environment and ready for a new challenge, Paige convinces Sophie they should open a detective agency.
Connections
Series: Wayfarers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,840. Language: Australian English. Published: April 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Sasha has been dumped at her uncle and aunt’s farm in rural New Zealand by her mother while she and Sasha’s new step-father honeymoon in America. Resentful and angry, Sasha is determined to match her cousins’ dislike with her own – until the twins’ latest prank goes disastrously wrong and Bree is lost in an unexplored cave beneath the family farm…
The Country Club Caper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,080. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Nicki Cooper wants nothing more than to be a private eye, but her dad won't let her join his agency. When a simple theft case comes up at a new health spa and he's out of town, Nicki seizes the opportunity. But when the first attempt is made on her life, she quickly realises this is no easy job. The bodies start piling up and the bullets and one-liners fly in this action packed debut series novel
Silk: From the Myths & Legends to the Middle Ages
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Textiles & Polymers
Silk is rarely the title of a book, yet it is part of history, travel, textiles, design, art, social history, women’s affairs, royal pursuits, the crusades, fashion and modern global science, business and economics. In this book the secrets are gradually revealed, stories of mayhem and espionage, love and valour, corruption and beauty.
Telling Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,870. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Literature » Literary
WINNER OF THE REED FICTION AWARD Eric Dombey is wild, wacky and out of control; a prankster and practical joker. But he isn’t real. He’s the creation of Steven Spalding, a mild-mannered civil servant who uses his creation to take revenge on the world. But as Eric’s misadventures edge closer to Steven’s real life, their paths become inextricably crossed – with uproarious and disturbing results.
A Glitch in Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Ancient
When a wealthy recluse invites some friends to visit, he sends his helicopter to transport them to his home. But his visitors are puzzled by the strange behaviour of the helicopter pilot. The man claims to have been one of a group of people who underwent a time travel experience. The time traveller, it seems, is the subject of Biblical prophet Ezekiel’s famous vision of ‘wheels within wheels’.
The World of Silk
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Applied arts, Nonfiction » History » Social history
The World of Silk is the third book in the series. It explores the history, lifestyle, fashions, culture and experiences of the many different countries and people whose lives are dependent on silk, from peasant farmers to haute couture. Each country tells its story and highlights the many changes over the centuries and looks towards the future of silk in the world today.
Roskill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,730. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
When John is made redundant from his job in Christchurch he moves his family to Auckland. But things don’t go quite to plan. It’s not long before John’s change in behaviour puts his family at risk. This is a story that is at once disturbing and hopeful. It shows how the scourge of ‘P’ (Methamphetamine) damages lives and draws innocent families into its web.
White Went Around the World: Early Learning Colors in a Fun Picture Book for Preschool (Pre-K) and Children of All Ages (My Color Friends)
Series: My Color Friends, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 640. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
Welcome to the fun discoveries of my friend White! White shares 18 beautiful real life photos taken by the author in exotic places around world. This fun family orientated book is perfect for introducing children to the wonders of the color white.
Going to Monte Solaro: A Psychological Thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,720. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Pursued by the increasingly real apparitions that would destroy him, a young man journeys from New Zealand’s rural north to the beguiling luxury of Italy’s Amalfi Coast.