Books tagged: old cars

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Wine Killer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,340. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a banker dies mysteriously, a spilled bottle of wine by his side, Detective Dave Riley calls on his friend Jake Halsey to lend expertise to the investigation. Jake and the police task force discover that this is just one of a series of devilishly clever and clearly related wine crimes. Suspense builds as the team tries to figure out motive, identify the next target, and stop the violence.
Wine Killer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 101,340. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a banker dies mysteriously, a spilled bottle of wine by his side, Detective Dave Riley calls on his friend Jake Halsey to lend expertise to the investigation. Jake and the police task force discover that this is just one of a series of devilishly clever and clearly related wine crimes. Suspense builds as the team tries to figure out motive, identify the next target, and stop the violence.
Not Quite Classic Cars. Saved From the Scrapyard With a Rusty Spanner. Car Repairs on a Shoestring.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Transportation » Automotive / Antique & Classic, Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Automotive
This lovingly written little book recounts a true car enthusiast's thrifty repairs on cars that were never considered classics and mostly destined for the scrap yard! Enough images and 'car stuff' for the mechanic in you; enough story even for those with only a passing interest in cars, this book is a fantastic window on an era when everybody tinkered with their cars to keep them on the road.
Benny Kauff Baseball Phenom And Outcast
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 8,180. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Benjamin Michael Kauff was a controversial major league centerfielder. He was only 5'8" but possessed tremendous hitting power, especially to right field in the old New York Polo Grounds. Heralded as the "Ty Cobb of the Federal League", he signed with the NY Giants in 1916.. Benny's career ended prematurely in 1920, after he was banished from baseball by Commissioner Kennesaw Mountain Landis.
Mathen's Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 141,690. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
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Mathen's Secrets is a mid-1920 story--but no--it's not about gangsters. It was the time for the flapper, the speak-easy, and the auto was just coming into its own. A light love story, this novel is about a young girl who leaves her unhappy home and heads southwest for a new life. It's an enjoyable read for young and old.
Hemphill Towers
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Art, wine forgery, a stalker, and even the Russian Mafia can’t alter the path to love. When a girl’s night out at a hot new Italian restaurant ends with a spilled bottle of wine, it sets in motion a series of events that leaves Stella and Birdie caught up in whirlwind romances, and Riley fearing for her life at the hands of a deranged stalker.
Gone With The Fins
Price: Free! Words: 10,790. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Road travel
A brief look at early 20th century United States highways/trails, and the historical development of their necessary components.