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St. Anne's Day
You set the price! Words: 96,120. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Every girl wants handsome, successful Gerry McMaster, but Anne Lyons, is not every girl. Certainly, Anne is attracted to him. But after being scorched by love, she is wary of men like Gerry who go through lovers faster than a premenstrual woman goes through chocolate. St. Anne's Day tickles the funny bone and touches the heart and is a cross between the Taming of the Shrew and Cheers.
What Happens on Sunday
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,110. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
In Pittsburgh, what happens on football Sundays is more than just a game and for six women during the 2005 Steelers season their complicated relationships with the team provides solace, distraction and occasionally frustration.
A Shepherd's Song
You set the price! Words: 105,430. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Tom Shepherd arrives to sell the Christmas season’s hottest toy for three times its price to a desperate buyer when a snafu lands him in the middle of a bone marrow drive for a young boy who has leukemia. On Christmas Eve, Tom face choices that will affect not only himself but also whether the boy lives or dies. Not since A Christmas Carol has a tale so captured the spirit of Christmas.
Hearts of Avon
You set the price! Words: 41,190. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Christian » Romance
Ben falls for Caroline in the Outer Banks, dealing with her stalker ex-boyfriend as Hurricane Irene looms, a storm that will completely change their lives.
The Book Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A sort-of "who done it" set in a book store. If you've worked in retail, this story is for you.
The Room: A Memoir of Youth, Football and a Win-or-Die Coach
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013 by One Monkey Books. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Football & rugby, Nonfiction » Biography » People of color
A high school football player’s memoir of rebellion against a “winning” coach who encouraged brutality and bullying and ignored concussions and other serious injuries to his players. An engaging, candid, often grim, often wry account of growing up in Pittsburgh’s African-American community in the 1950’s and early 60’s. This book should be read by young athletes, their coaches and their mentors.
50 Ways To Saute
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / General
50 Ways To Saute is a cookbook to help you maximize the use of your saute pan, and make meals quickly and easily on your stove-top. Adding a little humor to the equation, and I hope to make you smile while you saute. Check out my other cookbooks at www.PittsburghCookbook.com
Jeremiah
Series: The Rollins Pack. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,870. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Jeremiah Rollins has it all. As heir to the Pittsburgh werewolf pack and a thriving conglomerate, with good grades and playing the holy trinity of sports at his exclusive school, Jeremiah wants for nothing. Except he wants none of it. In his quest for freedom, he sets off a chain of events that will change his life, and his family forever.
Ratting on Russo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013 by One Monkey Books. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Of all the early boomers coming of age in sooty 1950s Pittsburgh, whose reverence was greater for Jimmy Doolittle and the 1950 Studebaker than that of Martin Badger? But whose bodily parts more rebellious? Whose 8th grade peers more annoying? Whose accordion more out of tune? Misdeeds more delinquent? Romances more blundered? Whose long odds worse--I mean, apart from Russo?
Sweet ’60: The 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 222,750. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013 by Society for American Baseball Research. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Baseball / History
Sweet ’60: The 1960 Pittsburgh Pirates is the joint product of 44 authors and editors from the Society for American Baseball Research (SABR) who have pooled their efforts to create a portrait of the 1960 team which pulled off one of the biggest upsets of the last 60 years.