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The Hotel Dick
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1948 Milwaukee. The Lakeshore Towers Hotel house detective, J. Adam Bark, is murdered while sitting in a barber's chair. Homicide detective Lieutenant Joe Sonntag is sent to investigate, but has a difficult time with the barber's insistence that Spencer Tracy killed Bark. Disbelieving, Joe begins his investigation, made all the more bizarre when Greer Garson and Veronica Lake are shot.
Kingdom in Distress
Price: Free! Words: 18,930. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fairy Tales, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Fantasy
(4.83)
Bad times are upon Daventry when it becomes a Kingdom in Distress, as evil entities spawn their own plans. This book was written by King's Quest fans (the game series which were created in the late eighties), to King's Quest fans, as a prequel to the game series, this book enrolls the events which led to the first King's Quest.
Old Snapshots Volume 1--Quirky Short Stories from Out of the Past
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,870. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Studio Z-7 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.50)
They say every picture tells a story. Well these thirteen stories develop pictures. Old snapshots from a time that really isn't all that long ago, but now seems far, far away. Faded photographs from yesteryear come to life in the articulate writing style of author Jeff R. Lonto.
Life Sucks
Series: The Series the Just Plain Sucks, 3/4. Price: Free! Words: 6,340. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00)
Sometimes life takes unexpected turns. Josh Franklin, a struggling jazz pianist in the 1950s, is about to learn just what sort of mystical turns life can take when you impress a vampire.
Home of the Can Man's Daughter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,930. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014 by Vagabondage Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Coming of age
Every boy sees his grandfather as something of a legend, and Richard Petty Schultz is no exception. His Poppy fought the Nazis during the War and notched 17 confirmed kills before a sniper’s bullet left him blind in one eye. In peacetime, the man survived heartbreak, cancer, bankruptcy, and a stroke. Most importantly, Poppy Schaeffer built the Eiffel Tower.
Cult Fiction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 131,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Municipal City: the only place on earth where you can be anyone. Anyone from your favourite movies, books, tv shows, comics, video games or any cult media you can imagine. This is not virtual reality. This is real.
The Dealer
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Markie is a successful hitman who has it all. He's tough and in demand and to the crimelords who run San Francisco, he's considered number one. Tommy Brown is a young, clean-cut arms dealer from Boston. He has built up a good reputation for being reliable. But a dark cloud hangs over their criminal relationship and now Markie's past is about to catch up with him.
Infernal Kaleidoscope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Set in St Petersburg, in the 1910s, the collected stories Infernal Kaleidoscope are tales about decadents and aesthetes of the time. Literary taste and authors of the time. Vogue of the time. All colours of decadence. Humour. Historical. Fantasy. 5 humorous stories centring round an ordinary young man of letters who reckons himself an aesthete.
Dieselpunk ePulp Showcase 2
Price: Free! Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
This sci-fi smorgasbord serves up 9 retro tales inspired by the pulp magazines of the 1920s - 1940s. It drops you into the deco chiseled cities of alternate Americana, airlifts you to exotic locales, then rockets you to the farthest reaches of yesterday’s tomorrows! Retro adventure awaits fans of dieselpunk, sci-fi, ray-gun gothic, and pulp magazines. Download if you dare!
Practical Digital Portraits
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 17,880. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - how to
In this e-book are 10 chapters, varying in complexity and style, covering many aspects of shooting portraits, from the basics to hiring a studio and shooting on location. There's basic composition, how to use studio lights, lens types and then shooting fashion, portraits, classic, retro and period-themed images. At all times this is a practical book, explaining how to get the shot you want.