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Angel's Bidding
Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Patricia Delaney, first-of-her-kind "eGumshoe," uses her wits and computer research savvy in 1990s Cincinnati, Ohio to track a killer who threatens with antique hatpins... and kills with malice.
Raiders of the Western & Atlantic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Young Josiah Waymeier, a private in the 2nd Ohio Volunteer Infantry, has been chosen to be part of a daring and dangerous plan. A select group of Union soldiers will attempt to steal the General behind enemy lines and drive the engine straight to safety in Union territory, burning Confederate bridges as they go. Meanwhile, Josiah's mother has devised a bold plan of her of her own.
Where's Your Mother, George? The True Crime of George Schneider
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,860. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Everyone in the Schneider family presumed that the widow matriarch Catharine was staying with her favorite son George on his remote Ohio farm. When George, his wife Margaret and their seven children showed up to a family dinner without her, suspicions ran high. No one could believe the story he told about a pair of highway bandits and a shallow grave.
The Arsenic Affair: The True Crime of Belle Wardlow and Harry Cowdry
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,950. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
When farmer Lorel Wardlow died from an acute case of quinsy, the country doctor who took care of him signed off on the death certificate without an autopsy. The little town of Kyle was soon buzzing with gossip about his widow and her behavior with the farmhand Harry Cowdry, who helped take care of his boss in his last days. When the coroner got wind of the scandal, he started the investigation.
The Sleepwalking Slasher: The True Crime of Samuel J. Keelor
Series: Two-Dollar Terrors, A Two-Dollar Terror #1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » History » American
Early one winter morning in 1903, Ohio laborer Sam Keelor awoke with a bloody cooper's hammer in his hand and his pretty young wife Bertha dead in their marriage bed next to him. He panicked and decided to get rid of the body, but cutting his pretty wife up into portable pieces proved to be more work than he bargained for, so he opted to cut his own throat instead. He made a mess of that, too.
A Balm in Gilead: A Novel
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Ten years after surviving an assault on a college campus, a woman is stunned to hear of a murder case chillingly similar to her attack. This is the story of a rape victim reluctantly heading down the path she most fears, hoping she can find justice and heal herself. "This well-plotted tale...blossoms into a complex crime drama with an array of fascinating characters." -- Kirkus Reviews.
At The Middle of the Bridge ~ Turn Left or Turn Right (Part 2)
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 18,730. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A pictorial history of the "Y-Bridge City" (Zanesville), and Muskingum County, Ohio. Learn about the founding fathers, and follow the growth and development of the area from 1803 through the 1970's - All in pictures. It's one thing to read the history, but it's even better to SEE it. Enjoy 324 pages of sketches, pictures, and vintage photos of early Muskingum County and its growth.
At The Middle of the Bridge ~ Turn Left or Turn Right (Part 1)
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 14,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
A pictorial history of the "Y-Bridge City" (Zanesville), and Muskingum County, Ohio. Learn about the founding fathers, and follow the growth and development of the area from 1803 through the 1970's - All in pictures. It's one thing to read the history, but it's even better to SEE it. Enjoy 324 pages of sketches, pictures, and vintage photos of early Muskingum County and its growth.
Bad JuJu in Cleveland
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Drugs….murder….voodoo! Four men are found brutally slain in an abandoned house on Cleveland’s east side, one with ties to City Hall and all marked with a mysterious symbol. When Detective Nicholas Silvano is called to the case, he finds this drug-deal-gone-wrong is anything but ordinary and the search for an elusive killer is on. This novel is co-authored by Karl Bort and Thekla Madsen.
Through My Grandmother's Eyes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,650. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies, Nonfiction » History » Family history
Mary and William were German Catholics who were married at the end of the 19th century. In their 47 years together, they witnessed incredible changes in an ever expanding America, including two wars, prohibition and the Great Depression. They were the parents of five children who they raised on a family farm in a small community in northwest Ohio.