Books tagged: scheming

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The Apology of Arthur Tresbit
Pre-release—available October 31, 2016. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,700. Language: English. Published by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Urban
After landing a highly lucrative job in The City, Arthur Tresbit unwittingly gets caught up in an elaborate Ponzi scheme. But when he tries to extricate himself from the scheme, he inadvertently sets off a chain reaction that causes a global financial catastrophe that cripples the entire system and eventually leads to the destruction of civilisation as we knew it... And for that he's very sorry.
"Funny Fungal Diplomacy" and Other Stories
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Diverse fictional adventures with funny bones. A diplomat’s sudden great weight gain puts her mission in danger. A woman being hassled using look-alikes plays the same game. What might be a boulder - or a spaceship - flies away and the chase it on. The military and industry are interested in what might be a virus that makes clothing dance on its own.
Mysterious Stranger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,190. Language: American English. Published: June 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Jack gets publicly dumped, in front of his friends, by his girlfriend Alice, who then walks away with a mysterious stranger. Jack is then a social leper. However, Jack has friends in low places and Jack develops a plan. As the plan develops, Jack finds himself in very deep water, with no choice except to swim as best he can.
Angel at Apogee
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Angel at Apogee is an excellently drawn description of two races who must either learn to compromise or face extinction." —Andre Norton
Your Scheming Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The courtly scion of an ancient Italian family enlists the services of a sassy American con woman to recover a stolen Renaissance painting.
Feet First
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Jemma covets. Gorgeous hair. Designer shoes. Flawless skin. Successful hubby. Convinced the goods bait the boy, she’s goin’ fishin’. But her lacking finances and nonexistent prospects are cramping her style. Desperation and sticky fingers have combined forces, but what now? Originally published in Talking River, Spring 2010.
Out On A Limb
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 36,930. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
"You are a fine writer with a great sense of drama and a good grasp of what boys will read." - Lisa Rojany-Bucieri, Americhip Book. ***** Build a tree house under Egghead's nose? Wait a minute, Egghead is Big Bill's mean old landlord who hates all kids and kills all cats. Big Bill and Squirt will need courage, smarts, and timing. Getting caught by the old man is not an option