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Locked Within, an Emma Winberry Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,930. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Locked Within is the second edition of the fifth book in the Emma Winberry cozy mystery series. Emma is a supernumerary in the opera and her friend, Delia, sings in the chorus. Delia suffers a severe stroke which affects her speech. Emma establishes a form of communication with Delia using Italian words.Delia's new daughter-in-law resents Delia. In the end, Emma saves Delia from an assault by June
Mecca Nation
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,870. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Mecca Nation is Trump's worst paranoid fear, that the US would become all Mecca-like and lose his empire in the process..I liked the similar sound of the word mechanized. So this is science fiction. Originally I believed in FEMA taking us out in their black coffin liners for future disasters. It is too bad they couldn't warehouse the boxes instead of putting them in fields. It is kind of creepy.
History of Opera
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,150. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016 by Can Akdeniz. Categories: Nonfiction » Music » Opera
The book will then take you through the current styles of opera and its presence in different parts of the world today. The manner in which opera has been formed today and how it has been affected from its past changes.
Encore Luciano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,200. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Luciano the Great returns, making an encore appearance in this delightful sequel to Call Me Luciano. Almost a year after being crowned, King Wilfred still can't do anything right—in the opinion of the famous equine opera star, at least. When the country of Meloberg is invaded and Luciano's friends are in danger, he finds himself once more called away from his illustrious career to save Meloberg.
High Note
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,350. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Operatic tenor Ashley Fanshawe’s dreams of becoming the next Pavarotti are fading fast. Taking a gig with an amateur company will give him one last chance to star. Melissa knows nothing about opera, and thinks that singing will be a fun way of meeting people. But Doric Opera is a hotbed of secrets, intrigues and rivalries, and they both soon find that the drama rarely stays on stage.
The Music Box Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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A young man with the voice of an angel and dreams of stardom. A globe-trotting heiress with a passion for adventure and memories of a lost childhood love. A mysterious woman with a soul made of pure music and a secret worth killing for. Beneath the glitter and sparkle, something sinister lurks at the opera, and three lives will collide with tragic consequences.
Evie Greene Victorian Actress From Southampton, England
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Performing Arts / Theater, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Performing arts
Evie Greene was a talented star of comic opera who debuted a number of her English plays at venues in New York City in the early 20th century. Greene was a beautiful woman and her voice and acting were renowned worldwide wherever she performed. My work is researched from newspaper accounts of the era along with contemporary books that discuss Evie, her life and great talent.
Gli Italiani Del Sudafrica
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,720. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » History of things, Nonfiction » General reference » Curiosities & wonders
This book traces the contributions of Italian immigrants in South Africa, as well as some who were interned in POW camps and made a mark on South African soil.
Kiss of the Shaman's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,480. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
When a Washington trial lawyer and a budding opera diva are pressed into searching for a missing archaeologist in the Santa Fe hills, they not only encounter ruthless antiquities traffickers, but find their fates intertwined with that of a shaman’s daughter, who centuries earlier played a crucial role in the Pueblo Indian Revolt that drove the Spanish from New Mexico.
The Stasi File - Opera and Espionage: A Deadly Combination
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Historical » General
An American lawyer and his Italian lover from Berlin student days, now a budding opera diva, are drawn into an assassination plot by a Stasi General, desperate to prevent the collapse of the East German police state after the fall of the Berlin Wall.