Books tagged: quirky characters

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Celeste Without Gravity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,540. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2016 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Brian's strange affliction slows everything in life. But he can make exquisite rings. When the quirky and beautiful Celeste floats into his life, Brian discovers there might be ways to beat his problem. If he can keep up. In a world of normal people, can a couple of misfits find a future? An odd story from Sean Monaghan, author of Walking Gear. Includes bonus story "Walks Through Walls".
Cinnamon Bourbon and Deception
Series: Scoops and Schemes. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,370. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A drooling dog, an opportunist old friend, and a scheming boss conspire to make life difficult for Sophia. Meanwhile, Chuck has moved six hours away and developed a strange secret addiction, while the start-up he leads is heading for trouble. Will Sophia and Chuck find out in time -- and finally admit they’ve found what they’ve been looking for?
Cornelius Dirtytoes and the Incident with the Puffer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
After Onslow drops in on Cornelius Dirtytoes one day, telling him that the terrible Puffer wants to dish him up as an egg on toast, they set out on an adventure to get him back to his family and relations. But it's a dangerous quest actually, even though they meet interesting creatures who help them find their way home. The Puffer, you see, is never very far behind, always looking for "her egg."
Phaleeta's Obsession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,180. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Phaleeta Turnbow has a problem. A fictional man, Frisco Balantine, has taken over her heart and her life. But now, the creator of her imaginary lover has done the unthinkable. How will Phaleeta live without Frisco? The quest to find happiness after Frisco is gone takes her on a journey she never imagined, but one that will change her life forever.
The Art of Hamlet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Some small statues are smashed to bits at the home of family friend and art critic Heidi Stevens. Sam MacNeil, still unable to escape his hometown, doesn't think much about it---until it happens a second time. A serial vandal? Do they even exist? Sam doesn't think so and when Heidi's neighbor ends up murdered Sam has a bad feeling there's something rotten in the town of Hamlet.
Biker Brigade
Series: Mars Cannon. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,760. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mars Cannon is in Texas with Brett, ready to face her worst nightmare in court. The Sledgehammer’s trial will commence in only a few days, and Mars’ nerves begin to fray. With Brett’s help, she prepares to face the killer one last time. But there’s a snag. Mysterious boxes appear on doorsteps with new, horrifying evidence. While Annie is behind bars, the murders continue.
To Not Be In Hamlet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,850. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Murder in a small town is shocking, but maybe not half as strange as its quirky residents. Can mystery writer Sam MacNeil solve the crime before he becomes the next victim? Perhaps, if the simple townsfolk don't drive him crazy first...
Deception at Devil's Harbor (Devil's Harbor Mysteries #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s bedlam by the bay and chaos on the coast when an image appears scorched into a crab cake at quirky Devil’s Harbor, Oregon. Swarms of pilgrims arrive, stressing the town’s aging sewage system. Selling timber from town trust land can supply funds to save the day, but a tree-sitting activist keeps loggers at bay. When someone takes a chainsaw to his tree, Molly Donovan must find a killer.
Death at Devil's Harbor (Devil's Harbor Mysteries #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,130. Language: American English. Published: November 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When the body of an unscrupulous land developer washes in with the tide, there are more motives for murder than grains of sand on the beach in the quirky town of Devil’s Harbor, Oregon. The list includes his less-than-grieving widow, her eco-freak boyfriend, a marijuana-farming ice cream shop owner, a radio evangelist, and the mayor’s sex-crazed wife, and many more.
Not Just an Act
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by Blushing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Keeping the truth from Deanna is harder than Chet could have imagined, especially after the sparks fly between them. Can he convince her that his love is true, and not just an act?