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The Country Club Caper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,570. 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.
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.
Two Wolves: A True Story of Love, Betrayal, Murder and Courage
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 60,490. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
Based on a murder case in a sleepy hollow at the bottom of the world in New Zealand, the shooting of a handsome young farmer Scott Guy captivated everyone who learned about it. The story is an inspirational account of how his parents coped with their son’s murder, their son-in-laws arrest and subsequent acquittal and the traumas suffer by their family.
Blue Went to Sea: A Preschool Early Learning Colors Picture Book
Series: My Color Friends, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 610. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / Australia & Oceania
You are invited to take a walk with my friend Blue beside the sea to see what there is to see! Blue Went to Sea is a fun and engaging story as you search for the color blue in 18 real life photos on the shores of New Zealand, Australia and the Pacific Islands. Blue Went to Sea is the third book in the My Color Friends book series by S. L. Poulton.
Orange You Glad: A Preschool Early Learning Colors Picture Book
Series: My Color Friends, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 580. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Concepts / Colors, Fiction » Children’s books » People & Places / General
You'll be glad you met my friend Orange! Orange introduces children to the happy color orange through 19 real life photos taken by the author on her family's adventures around the world. Orange You Glad is part of the My Color Friends Series by S. L. Poulton. Other titles include: White Went Around the World, Blue Went to Sea, My Friend, Mr. Brown and On Safari in Etosha National Park, Namibia.