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Philadelphia Story: A Lance Carter Detective Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,340. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by Bucks County Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Detective Lance Carter sipped his cup of coffee, he never imagined where it would take him. With each sip of the blazingly hot brew, his past comes closer and closer pulling him back to one moment in time that he thought was over.
Red Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,580. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by halosinvestigations@gmail.com III. Categories: Screenplays » Crime, Screenplays » Thriller
This screenplay - written by Haze Thomas - is a crime thriller. A 'viral' serial killer going by the codename "Ann Archy" is loose upon the streets of Philadelphia; spawning a tidal wave of murder-suicides in her wake. As she wages her crime spree at Christmastime, two top Philly detectives vow to shut her down... or die trying!
Passed Life
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Talk about an identity crisis! Ed thought he had a good handle on who he was - but a family death, adoption, phone calls from the past, and time travel can really mess with your sense of self. Read “Passed Life” and discover why it's better to leave the past alone. Passed Life is a science fiction short story, and is also available in the collection “Things I Could Get OUT OF MY MIND.”
Mutt
Price: Free! Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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A young man living in the walled city of Rittenhouse undertakes a dangerous journey into the wasteland of the fallen American metropolis outside to secure life-saving medicine for an impoverished boy.
Northern Liberties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,940. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Historical » General
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A painter can imitate life through his art, but he can also imitate death. Thomas Eakins creates a masterpiece as anatomy labs proliferate, whores and winos vanish, antisepsis appears in hospitals, and the world visits Philadelphia for its 1876 exposition. His painting, The Gross Clinic, evokes a literary vision of beauty, murder, and redemption, blending impasto pigments, medicine, and passion.
Pain Grows A Platinum Rose
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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When Carmen Kelly's Grandmother dies, he is left alone. This is the harsh, brutal and very real story of a young man's battle to find himself--even save his own life--when growing up on the rough streets of South Philadelphia.
No Plan for Chaos
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Camden Park Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Goblins emerged from the Faerie Realm into the Real World in the most unexpected manner: drifting in on the breeze, settling on rooftops, in the trees, in the road. In this world filled with unfamiliar dangers, Skeezix the Goblin discovers the key to the Goblins’ survival in the unlikeliest of places: a discarded cup of diet cola. (a short novel by Elizabeth Ann Pierce)
Land In the Drink
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 30,910. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This is a narrative that tails some characters through familiar places. The bulk of the yarn comes down to; who we are is defined by our choices. We are also defined by what happens to us. What makes you act like you do? Who do you emulate? Who are you inspired by? Are you content? Do you regret? What would you have done differently that could have changed it all?
Planet Explorers Philadelphia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Explore the planet with this Philadelphia guidebook written just for kids. These pages include everything tweens need to know about Philly and nearby attractions. Don't miss the awesome fun facts and active hyperlinks throughout--Planet Explorers guidebooks turn the whole world into a learning experience.
Failure in Philadelphia?
Series: 1787 and the Philadelphia Convention. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,430. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
It's the hot, miserable summer of 1787 in Philadelphia. Will the delegates at the Grand Convention succeed or fail at their mission? Will they amend the Articles of Confederation as instructed? Or are they up to something else? This historically based novel follows the story through the eyes of a young British immigrant who is keeping an eye on the delegates throughout the summer.