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Car Trouble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Duff Pringle has bought his first car. (Used.) He's got six days to drive 3,000 miles cross-country to California and start a new hi-tech job that will make him wealthy. (Sort of.) Nothing can stop him. (Or can it?) Uh-oh . . . CAR TROUBLE. Using his laptop and some quick thinking, he pieces together a way to continue his trip. What he doesn't plan on are the people he meets along the road.
Seniors Sleuth
Series: Winston Wong Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Winston Wong, an ex-video-game-tester, tries his hand at solving a crime in the local senior home.
Search
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
After returning from her last run, Claire receives shocking information about the Outsiders that goes against what she has believed her entire life. The mayor tasks her with a mission that will take her into Outsider territory, but her Protector, Shaun, is reluctant to accompany her. He later relents because the Outsiders may hold the answer to a question that has plagued him for seven years.
Private Offerings
Series: A Silicon Valley Novel, Book 1. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 99,030. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Business
Silicon Valley CEO Eric Coleman hires PR consultant Lynn Baker to accomplish his dream of a successful IPO, unaware they are jumping into a morass of behind–the–scenes deal making threatening both their companies. Eric's past commitments run headlong into Lynn’s secrets, and thrust them between competing Chinese and American interests to control his innovative technology—and the power it brings.
Too Much
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,870. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
David Herman, a young accountant in Orange County, California, wants to have too much. When he cuts off a nefarious private investigator in traffic and becomes the victim of identity theft that makes him appear to have a felony criminal record, he is sent on a life-changing journey that could ruin him or take him to his dream, provided he can handle a girl he meets named Vodka.
Collected Poems Of An Idiot
Price: Free! Words: 1,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
A small selection of eight poems written many years back. Some are emotional and some are almost nonsense.
Look Up, San Jose! A Walking Tour of San Jose, California
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » History » American
There is no better way to see America than on foot. And there is no better way to appreciate what you are looking at than with a walking tour. This walking tour of San Jose, California is ready to explore when you are. Each walking tour describes historical, architectural landmarks, cultural sites and ecclesiastic touchstones and provides step-by-step directions.
101 Great Hikes Above Silicon Valley: Pre-planned trail adventures for all ability levels of hikers, runners, bikers, horses...and even dogs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Hiking, Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Exercise
Don't have time to plan where to head outdoors this weekend? Try one of the beginner, intermediate, or advanced hikes detailed in this guide. 37 nearby parks are profiled, with information on trails and facilities, including slope, climb, and mileage, plus easy reference charts to find the perfect hike. Most hikes can be done in 3-4 hours within a 1-hour drive from the heart of Silicon Valley.
Guilty Parties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It was 1933, Brooke Hart, the son of a prominent merchant in the sleepy town of San Jose, California was kidnapped and murdered by two desperate men caught up in the Great Depression. The citizens of San Jose took matters into their own hands, broke into the Local Jail and lynched the pair. With praise from the Governor no one was ever brought to justice.This moving novel brings history into focus
Land Swap For Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,900. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sharon O’Mara, ex-MP, over thirty (who’s counting), tough as nails, smooth in all the right places, works for an insurance company sucking the life out of her soul, faces the fact she isn’t cutout to okay death benefits – not for murder. Rain, lousy Bay Area traffic, a dapper developer and an horny environmentalist all point the wrong way to why a man had to die in a BART parking lot.