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India Survival Guide (Quick-Start Safety Guide)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,630. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: March 24, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In India, there are two types of tourists: prepared and unprepared. Prepared tourists will be able to enjoy India in all its majestic glory. They’ll have a safe trip, find their hotel safely, save money, and avoid sickness and scams. Unprepared tourists, well, you’ve heard all the stories before. Prepare to enjoy incredible India with the India Survival Guide.
The Glory of St. Ebans
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A local industry in the village of St. Ebans, named for its patron saint, is a scam to shake down tourists in his name. Then a man claiming to be St. Ebans returned from heaven arrives to protest his name being abused that way. News of that brings mobs of tourists while the local priest, the Mayor, the Bishop, and others try to sort things out while doing the least damage to the Church.
Brink of the Blue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: Australian English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Meg and Clyde go on a cruise with Clyde’s brother, Mick, things start to go awry. Mick falls for Josie, but Meg spots her as a con artist. Clyde meets Jim Morrison who says he’s a reporter, but his actions don’t jell. The mayhem escalates when Meg meets Tina. Then Meg senses her cabin has been burgled. Are Meg and Clyde’s lives in danger? Can they depend on ship security? Who is Jim Morrison
Surveys, Money Making Programs and Freelance work. Is it a scam or not? My Personal Experience.
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Computers and Internet » Internet / security
I wrote this Ebook to help people not to make the same mistake as many of us do. I answer the following questions; How do you know whether it is a scam or not? What is the reality to these websites? Do these websites really work and if they do, what is the catch?
Before Madoff - The Forgotten Frauds of American History - Volume I
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » History » American
Taken from the all but forgotten pages of American history, Before Madoff brings alive the extraordinary rogues who perpetrated the most astonishing swindles, frauds and embezzlements of their day. Filled with marvelous illustrations, it is a stunning chronicle of fraudsters and their crimes, weaving these fascinating stories into the retelling of some of America’s most important historical events
HVAC Scams
Price: Free! Words: 14,710. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Engineering, trades, and technology » Construction / Heating, Ventilation & Air Conditioning, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Do-it-yourself / general
Discover some of the most underhanded scams in the heating and air conditioning industry. Learn how to spot a scammer by asking the right questions, understanding the "upsell" mindset, distinguishing between a tricky tech and an honest service provider, and knowing what you are paying for. Follow these helpful guidelines and ensure a positive and beneficial heating or air conditioning service call
Time's Up!
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mashups
Harry Andrews was a thief and con artist. He invented a gas saving device and it turned into something beside a scam. He then made another discovery. Could he get it past the big oil companies?
HYIP Resources Directory: Must-have information for the HYIP operator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,480. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015 by MORBAT LDA. Categories: Nonfiction » Business & Economics » E-commerce / online trading, Nonfiction » True Crime » Computer Crime
If you’re interested in HYIPs - High Yield Investment Programs - this work is for you. It contains the addresses of sites such as HYIP monitors, Forums and Facebook Groups as well as of providers of Bulletproof Hosting, Anonymous Domain Name Registration, Offshore Incorporation and Banking Services and much more.
Shock Treatment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Owen Delaney, rich but depressed and aimless, agrees to do a favor for an old friend and is soon shocked back to life when he stumbles on what he suspects is a complex real estate scam that ended in well disguised murders. By the time his suspicions are confirmed, his own life is in danger and he must rely on his wits and a new found purpose to save himself.
Mrs. Lincoln's Dilemma
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,600. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mary Todd Lincoln, wife of the sixteenth president, is the First Lady of a nation embroiled in the Civil War. She’s also a savvy political wife in wartime Washington. In this short story, the First Lady uses her powers of observation and the help of two White House employees to sort out crimes – including murder – and bring the perpetrators to justice.