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Caught Dead in Philadelphia (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #1)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,630. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The debut of Philly Prep English teacher and accidental sleuth, Amanda Pepper, (and of C.K. Mackenzie, homicide detective) won the World Mystery Convention's "Anthony" for best first mystery. When the body of a colleague is found dead in Amanda's living room, she has to clear herself of suspicion—and make sure she isn't the next victim as well.
Flowers the Size of People
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 12,280. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Romance » General
The simultaneous tale of an old sailor, set adrift at sea after the sinking of his beloved ship and two lovers living in South Philadelphia, Flowers The Size of People is a short journey through the lives of two people who seem made for one another and an Old Man who may be nothing more than a dream...
Snail Lane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,130. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Living in a house of his own in a peaceful place has been John’s dream since childhood, so finding a secluded house in the woods overlooking a river makes him ecstatic. However, after John moves in, the house and its inhabitants turn out to have their own agenda. Unwilling to part with his dream, John is thrown into a dilemma…
Ari Figue's Cat
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Philadelphia 2002. Ari Figue embarks on a quest to find love, wrenching from the multiplicity of human consciousness a unified and hopeful vision of one man's, and one's city's, future.
Me, Johnny, and The Babe
Price: Free! Words: 68,570. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Sports, Fiction » Coming of age
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This is the story of two 12-year-old best friends growing up on the mean streets of Philadelphia. It chronicles their friendship and tells the remarkable, untold true story of how Babe Ruth came to their local parish to play in one incredible baseball game. That September day in 1923 would forever change the lives of these two friends.
Poisoned Apple
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015 by Decadent Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
On Neve’s eighteenth birthday, her stepmother kicks her out. A group of diner rats offer her refuge—including Brendan, who’s both infuriating and attractive. For the first time, she’s heading in a positive direction. But Neve must be vigilant, because whenever good things arrive, her bad luck always trumps.
The Lady from Spain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,420. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a dark hour after midnight in 1938 a volley of shots ring out and a number of Spanish men fall dead. For them, from then on, there are no consequences. But for the women left behind, wives, mothers, daughters and sons, the echo from those gun barrels repeat, repeat, and repeat. This is the story of the women in one of those affected families.
Philadelphia - The Delaplaine 2015 Long Weekend Guide
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,300. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Philadelphia. “There was so much to do in Philadelphia that we were a little overwhelmed. This book cut everything down to the point that we could digest it all, helping us to decide what we wanted to see out of so many different attractions, and where we wanted to eat.” --Shelly D., Fort Lauderdale.
Emerging Horizons - Autumn 2014
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 13,560. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
Emerging Horizons — Fall 2014 The Summer Fall issue of Emerging Horizons — an accessible travel magazine for slow walkers to wheelchair-users — is filled with access information on foreign and domestic destinations, lodging and tours; and contains industry updates, resources and helpful tips for planning accessible vacations.
Good Churches -- Third Book “Revelation: Transition To New Era” Series
Series: "Revelation: Transition To New Era", Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: American English. Published: August 4, 2014 by F I Group, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Bible Study Guides
The "Good Churches" in Revelation chapters 2 and 3 are: (1) Smyrna: The Suffering Church is told, "Be faithful, even to the point of death, and I will give you the crown of life." (2) Philadelphia: Praised: for their good deeds; keeping God's Word; and, not denying His name. "I have placed before you an open door that no one can shut." Thought provoking Study / Discussion Topics are included.