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Waiting for Natalie
By Dan Spanton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,770. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction
Natalie Bouchard, a high school student from Portland, Maine, becomes convinced that her younger brother didn’t drown in an accident years before, but was kidnapped and taken to Colombia. Without telling her parents, she flies to the Colombian capitol city of Bogotá, accompanied by a nineteen year old friend, Caleb Ferguson, to look for him.
'Twas the Night Before New Year (Nights Before #1)
By Leigh Verrill-Rhys
Series: Nights Before. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012 by Eres Books. Category: Fiction
New Year's Eve is a time for reflection and change. Jocelyn has more changes coming at her from all directions on this Portland, Maine winter day than she's faced since her mother's death. None of it bodes well for the junior editor's fledgling career when her fiancé abandons her to spend this holiday alone. If not for three unwise princes, a Viking warrior and a sinkhole...a short story.
Fatal Whispers
By Sandra Nikolai
Series: Megan Scott/Michael Elliott Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
A millionaire’s beautiful young wife. A homeless woman. A parish priest. Three baffling deaths within days. No sign of foul play. No police leads. Even medical authorities can’t explain the cause of death. An unprecedented occurrence in Portland, Maine. Megan Scott and Michael Elliott look for answers when their trip to this alluring New England town coincides with the mysterious deaths.
Wild Sweeps the Wind
By Caroline Grimm
Series: Voices of Pondicherry, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,010. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
In 1857, Phebe Beach, a young woman from Bridgton, Maine was coming of age, beset by the constraints of society that expected her to marry and become in her words "a stocking darner and a baby manufacturer." She shared her frustrations in a diary she began writing that year. Her lively, lighthearted descriptions of her life soon gave way to tragedy as the nation hurtled into Civil War.
Genealogy And The Murder Of A 19th Century Maine Prostitute
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Helen Jewett was the daughter of a Maine shoemaker. Raised as Dorcas Doyen, she entered the home of a prominent judge in Portland as a girl. She was turned out of this home for sexual indiscretions. Her misadventures led to a life of prostitution that she lived in establishments in Maine, Boston, and New York City. My text recounts her demise and the ancestry of her family and two of her clients.