Books tagged: pittsburgh

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Street Shamans
Pre-release—available October 10, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: American English. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
On the brink of overpopulation, a city-wide hack disables the entire infrastructure and gives ordinary people control over Pittsburgh’s electronic devices. But will they manage to survive in their drastically altered lives, when their newfound senses extend and force them to take action and when the corporation governing the city is running a covert manhunt?
WTF NFL? – The Pittsburgh Edition-2016
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,070. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby
This is a book about football… with a definitive Yinzer bias. Unlike most of the other publications out there, this tome contains history on the NFL greats, the standard insights & predictions into the upcoming season, along with some humorous takes on things. Even most Jagoffs should enjoy this book… but don’t be a Jagoff!
Twice Told: A Lupa Schwartz Box Set
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 237,810. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
All of the Lupa Schwartz novels and novellas which have been released since the first. The series tells the story of Cattleya Hoskin, journalist for Gamut Magazine who moves from Ohio to Pittsburgh to chronicle the investigative cases of Lupa Schwartz, the outspoken PI with a love for women, classic cars, comedy movies, and good meat; and a strong disdain for religion, bad parking, and wasted time
Big John La Rocca Pittsburgh Crime Boss
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,450. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » True Crime » Organized crime
Sebastian Big John La Rocca was crime boss in Pittsburgh from 1956 until 1978. He succeeded Frank Amato of Braddock, Pennsylvania as head of organized crime in the steel city. It is uncertain whether Big John attended the 1957 Apalachin meeting in upstate New York because he took the 5th Amendment each time he was questioned before a Senate committee on the subject. La Rocca died in December 1984.
The Tommy Two Shoes Mysteries Series Books 1, 2, and 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 166,950. Language: American English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Tommy Two Shoes Minerd, a retired Pittsburgh Police Homicide Detective, wants to spend his free time writing stories inspired by his cases. Unfortunately, no matter where he goes or what he does, new cases find him. Especially those that center around his friends and family. With his ghostly partner, Uncle Aidan LeClerc, Tommy fights crimes that place him and his loved ones in the line of fire.
Reinventing Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,530. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
You can go home again but, as M.J. Rich learns, you can’t expect things to remain as you left them. M.J. promises Brady Cameron an experience of a family Christmas he'll never forget. Unfortunately, she's right. It's one she'll never forget, either. But both M.J. and Brady learn to look beyond the tinsel and lights to find the true meaning of Christmas—even if they have to reinvent Christmas.
Wealth and Privilege
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 140,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Any history buff will tell you that history isn't dry - it's wet and juicy. It's love and hate, blood and semen, death and destruction. Thomas meets the love of his life the same day that he is forced into proposing marriage .... to someone else. Life is going to be complicated.
The Tommy Two Shoes Mysteries: 12 Days of Murder
Series: Tommy Two Shoes, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: American English. Published: November 10, 2015 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Tommy worked as a Pittsburgh Police Homicide Detective, whiffs of cleaning supplies and a whisper in his ear aided him in solving murders. Retired, he tackles mysteries surrounding his family while remembering the cases of Christmases past and how his Uncle Aidan LeClerc inserted himself as Tommy’s ghostly partner.
Cast Me Gently
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,510. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Teresa and Ellie couldn’t be more different. Teresa still lives at home with her Italian family, while Ellie has been on her own for years. When they meet and fall in love, their worlds clash. Ellie would love to be part of Teresa’s family, but they both know that will never happen. Sooner or later, Teresa will have to choose between the two halves of her heart—Ellie or her family.
The Einstein Pursuit
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
While investigating an explosion at a secret lab in Stockholm, Interpol director Nick Dial uncovers research that pushes the boundaries of modern medicine. Fearing that he may be linked to the events, Dr. Mattias Sahlberg calls Jonathon Payne & David Jones for help. Together they discover truths that will shed light on the secret lives of the world’s greatest minds -- including Einstein himself.