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46 (A Short Story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
With a tense political climate weighing heavily on them, two lifelong best friends remove Islamophobic flyers from the front windows of vehicles at the newly opened Warm Springs BART station. What they don't expect is to experience both the negative and positive effects of being part of the resistance.
Girl With A Past
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,010. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Girl With A Past, a debut mystery novel by Sherri Leigh James, tells the story of two Cal co-eds separated by 40 years whose lives become murderously intertwined. In 1969, Cal co-ed Lexi Johnson thought tear gas on campus was all she had to fear the day she was murdered. In 2008, transcendental twists in Alexandra Nichols's hunt for Lexi's killer reveals that she is the Girl With A Past.
Historical Gems of the San Francisco Bay Area
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 120,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Museums of the World, Nonfiction » History » Reference
Whether you are a visitor to the San Francisco Bay Area or a long-term resident of the area, it’s not uncommon to focus on the major, well-known attractions and overlook lesser-known sites that offer more local flavor and background. This book lists over 220 historical sites and museums from all eras of California's rich history.
Ohlone Teacher's Resource
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » History
This book contains: * Full color images of Ohlone sites, homes, tools, and historical paintings * Classroom activities * A complete list of places to visit to learn about the Ohlone * An extensive bibliography of Ohlone books, films, websites and CD-ROMs
The Kingpin Trio/How Three Bay Area Champions Became the Class of Boxing
Price: Free! Words: 135,780. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
“The Kingpin Trio” traces the simultaneous five-year rise to superstardom of San Francisco Bay Area boxers Andre Ward, Nonito Donaire and Robert “The Ghost” Guerrero, as chronicled by veteran Bay Area reporter Colin Seymour on Examiner.com. Serious illnesses, injuries and injustices have not stopped the trio from achieving eminence unequaled in the Bay Area for nearly 100 years.
The Guardian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,460. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
The Ohlone people walk the trail of sorrows toward oblivion. Domingo, a Spanish boy gifted with the miraculous ability to heal, holds the key to their survival in his powerful hands. Transformed by ancient magic, the man-beast, Red Claw must now act to keep this special boy alive. Because in order to survive, the weak must become strong – When strength is not enough, Fate chooses a guardian
Shadow Watcher
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,170. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Another murder mystery for the ever surfing detective of the Marin County Sheriff’s Department. “This installment continues the themes of the series, embracing the culture and geography of the San Francisco Bay Area while delving into its seedier elements and graphically describing the actions of “evil doers.” (Kirkus Reviews)
KGO Radio Jumps The Shark: More News, Less Talk (Essay)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,990. Language: American English. Published: February 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Radio, Nonfiction » History » North America
After Cumulus Media switched KGO Radio (810AM) from an all talk format to an all news format in December 2011, laying off the best radio talent in the San Francisco Bay Area and throwing away 40 years of broadcasting history in a desperate bid to improve ratings, the lost of familiar voices over the airwaves was heartbreaking. (A 3,660-word essay.)
Toulouse For Death
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 74,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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Once again Sharon O’Mara has a job to do: Return an incredible Toulouse Lautrec painting to its rightful owners after it was stolen by the Nazis in 1938. Sharon quickly discovers there is more to her client’s secret treasure than just a few paintings. After seventy years an American GI and a Nazi SS soldier are again pitted against each other.
Sundagger.net
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,730. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
In Sundagger.net, an unsuspecting Sara McClelland cannot know her hi-tech life is about to collide with an ancient tragedy. Burnt out from her job, haunted by the disappearance of her son, she finds unexpected mystery when she crawls into a sweat lodge. In the hot stones of the Indian lodge, Sara is overcome by a vision of a Native American family who leads her to her own.