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Blackfern Girls
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2018 by Bannerwing Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Girlhood is hard. Surviving it in the strange wilderness of Blackfern County is a challenge like no other. Elizabeth Yon’s Blackfern Girls entices with parlor tricks, whispers of abandonment, and tempts innocence to desperate measures, revealing the lethal dangers of coming of age in a place where reality shivers and changes like a theatre scrim.
Jersey Blues, Selected Poems
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
"Like a pilgrim, or a spiritual vagrant, crisscrossing the country—always rolling on the very fabric of the continent: westwards and eastwards, to the eternal oceans, and from the northern vast plains down through the Appalachian, to the deep recesses of the lowlands, to the swamps—infallibly enough I would always return to my dwelling in Princeton..."
Pipe Dream
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,370. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by WordCrafts Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Ruggedly handsome with red hair and blue eyes, Annie knows he's just passing through. She knows she shouldn't fall in love with someone who won't stick around. She knows a million reasons why she should just walk away. But the heart rarely listens to reason. Annie fell; and she fell hard.
Philadelphia Police Crackdown on Jewish Pornographic Book and Photo Distributors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Pornography, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
During the late 1920s Jewish immigrants from Poland and Russia were targeted during a sweep against obscene photos, books and photos in Philadelphia. Among the most publicized cases was one against Samuel Bloom and his wife. Immigrants from Poland Mrs. Bloom claimed that she was unable to write English. The Blooms, cigar store owners, were accused of being purveyors of obscene books & photos.
The Burning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,780. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017 by Annorlunda Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
George Ferris has worked hard to make a good life for himself and his family without going into the coal mines that shortened his father’s life. Now, a slow-moving catastrophe is threatening to take it all away. How far will he go to protect everything he has worked for? And will he realize what really matters before it is too late?
Gettysburg: The Crossroads Town (Tesla's Time Travelers, #2)
Series: Tesla's Time Travelers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,840. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
History teacher Nathan Greene's plans for his students to hear Abraham Lincoln present his Gettysburg Address go awry when two ghostly historians secretly change the plans. Instead, the time-traveling classroom portable lands just before dawn on July 1, 1863, the first day of the Battle of Gettysburg.
Murder in The Lehigh Valley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
As idyllic as eastern Pennsylvania’s Lehigh Valley may be, there’s an unexpected dark side. Serial killers, mass murderers, violent gangs and outright hit men have all operated here, along with high-profile family killers. Katherine Ramsland, in collaboration with Northampton County coroner Zachary Lysek, looks at historical and contemporary murders, as well as some not yet solved.
Medico Industries Pittston, Pennsylvania Defense Contractor Mafia Ties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Government & business, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
William Medico became friends with Mafioso Russell Bufalino during their youth in Pittston, Pennsylvania. By 1938 Bufalino moved to Buffalo and became an organized crime figure there. Phil Medico and James Osticco, both Medico Industries officers, were prominent figures in the Bufalino syndicate. The McClellan Committee investigating organized crime called Bufalino a thoroughly ruthless figure.
Bolt Action Remedy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,420. Language: American English. Published: October 2, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
BOLT ACTION REMEDY, a Trevor Galloway Thriller by J.J. Hensley. 1st in series.
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,310. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Summary Station. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus The Amish Life of Lebanon Levi Stoltzfus; Businessman, Storyteller, and Star of the Hit Reality Show Called Amish Mafia By Patrick Bunker This is a book which details the life of a man known as “Lebanon” Levi Stoltzfus and the Pennsylvania Amish communities he resides in, revealing both the good and bad sides. The main subject, a man who has had a hit show...