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The Burning Cedars
Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 42,440. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Biography » Cultural heritage
Ramzy Baroody provides a poignant and pragmatic account of the Lebanese civil war and ensuing turmoil while candidly unraveling the intricate secrets and at times turbulent relationships of a family whose heartbreaking struggles and emotional triumphs with unpredictable and surprising turns and twists continue to resonate with readers long after the last page has been turned over.
Revelation the Fair God
Price: Free! Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Biblical Studies / Prophecy, Nonfiction » Inspiration » Spiritual inspiration
Apocalypse, the Anti-Christ, the mark of the Beast and 666 have fascinated people for generations. Writers, cultic prophets and doomsayers have shamelessly exploited Revelation’s set of characters and the cosmic dimensions of its calamities. What did the Jewish ex-fisherman write on Patmos almost 2.000 years ago? Has history played out the prophetic visions of Revelation? You decide.
Presidents Before George Washington
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,650. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious history
The founding American Presidents before George Washington were the presiding officers of three United American Republics from 1774 to 1789. These unknown Presidents presided over the most important period in American history, which resulted in America defeating Great Britain and becoming an independent nation. The time has come to know of these founding American Presidents, plus much more.
Curveball
Series: Philadelphia Patriots. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,590. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » General
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Taylor Page has always wanted a career in major league baseball. The new assistant GM of the Philadelphia Patriots, she knows she needs to prove herself if she ever wants a shot at GM. She decides to take a chance on Veteran Pittsburgh outfielder Ryan Locke, an outfielder fresh out of rehab. With both of their careers on the line, neither can afford the explosive physical attraction between them.
Payola Bribery In The Record Business And Television
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry
Payola, or paying disc jockeys and other radio and television employees to play particular songs, was the subject of Congressional hearings in 1959 and 1960. Dick Clark, host of American Bandstand, was summoned to testify before a House subcommittee of investigators. At issue was censorship, the suspension of radio and television station licenses, etc. The lessons of payola are pertinent today.
South Street Mob - Book One
Series: South Street Mob. Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Installment one of four. This South Street Mob series is based on a successful FBI mob investigation in Philadelphia led by Charles “Bud” Warner, (Frank Murray) which drew national media attention and a personal commendation from Attorney General, Janet Reno. In this installment Mafia Kingpin, Scarponi, returns from prison and puts Frank Murray squarely in his cross hairs.
Campus Survival Guide - Drexel University
Price: Free! Words: 9,300. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Personal & Practical Guides, Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
A guide to help new and incoming students transition to Drexel and Philadelphia, and make the most out of starting college.
Stray
Price: Free! Words: 82,050. Language: American English. Published: February 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In this sequel to the dystopian novel Mutt, Emery and Green work together to locate a shipment of medicine being smuggled from the black market inside the walled city of Rittenhouse to the crime lords outside it.
Fancy 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Determined to eliminate Maribel and their unborn child, Aaron is out for blood. He sets into motion another diabolical plan while Maribel prays to live a normal life. But after realizing she’s being stalked, she finds herself living in constant fear. Her dramatic past has returned to haunt her. Despite her efforts to keep her heart under lock and key, she finds herself in a deadly love triangle.
Ed Holley Chicago Cubs Pitcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / Essays & Writings, Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Ed Holley is a little known major league baseball player, who pitched from 1928-1934 with the Chicago Cubs, Philadelphia Phillies, and Pittsburgh Pirates. His best years, 1932-1933 were with the Phillies. In 2 seasons he won 11 and 13 games. My EBook covers Ed's major league and minor league seasons. It also discusses his ancestry, family, and marriage. I have used genealogy and newspaper records.