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Stolen Rembrandts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
"Stolen Rembrandts" was researched from newspaper accounts throughout the 20th century. In one instance a Rembrandt was taken by an individual who was painting inside a museum. On another occasion art was stolen by someone who claimed to be doing research on an art book. Organized crime figures were also interested in stealing Rembrandts because of their high reward and resale prices.
The lost Treasure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Joe George and Bill Lance were asked by billionaire Rick Strong to help finding a treasure that was taken from the killed people in Europe some seventy years ago. They both agreed, and it started a hunt for this treasure by three groups. Philanthropist H.R. Green and Governor Cecil Brown. Each group had their own staff, and after some trouble in the beginning the groups found the treasure.
Funny Money
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,660. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Small-time con man Sylvester Pernell expects to live the winter off minor scams he plans for the train trip to Miami but that doesn’t go well. When he must make several train trips carrying suitcases of cash for a mobster, some counterfeit but he doesn’t know it, with others determined to steal those bags he must use his smooth talk, cleverness, originality, and chutzpah to survive and succeed.
Muted Strings
Price: $2.45 USD. Words: 20,620. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An accidental discovery in the local library puts Joe Sapone on the trail of the missing Morini Stradivarius. Worth a cool four million dollars, Joe sees it as the desperate solution to his rising debts. He forcefully takes charge of a small group already on the trail of the missing violin; meets the beautiful Gaia; and falls foul of a crooked art dealer. Will Joe’s fortunes change?
Not in Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Genevieve McKenna wants to right an old wrong: return a drawing the Nazis stole in Paris to its owners. But someone is determined to stop her. Is it Julien Brooks, who is shadowing her every move? And why does she keep having strange flashbacks to a place she’s never been? What she learns will reveal a heartbreaking story of doomed romance. It might also cost her and Julien their lives.
Mangoes and Rainclouds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: Australian English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Mavis finds her neighbour dead in his yard, the police think it accidental, but Mavis, with her friend Eddie, finds it not so straightforward as that; with an American student, a young Russian woman and a group of Brothers' from an East European mountaintop, things get complicated. Stolen art and secret complexes added to the mix make for an adventure Mavis could never have anticipated.
MFAA: The History of the Monuments, Fine Arts and Archives Program (Also Known as Monuments Men)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013 by BookCaps. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American
The Holocaust was the systematic murder of six million European Jews by Adolf Hitler’s Nazi Party. The horrors of the Holocaust have documented been many times. Even those that were not killed, mutilated, or starved in concentration camps were stripped of their citizenship and their identities. The Nazis did not stop there, though. Hitler, in his quest to build an empire, planned and executed the
Notes From the Dispatch Box of John H Watson, MD
Series: The Dispatch Box of John H Watson MD, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Another discovery from the vaults of Cox and Co., the old London bank which had forwarded the Deed Box of John H Watson to the author last year. The Dispatch Box contains all manner of illuminating documents about Mssrs. Holmes and Watson.
Provenance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,100. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The fateful struggles of a young painter during the Dutch Golden Age, the perilous escape of a Jewish family from Nazi-occupied Amsterdam, and the tenacious quest of a brilliant professor to reclaim a part of her past, are linked together by an intriguing painting with an extraordinary history. Provenance chronicles the painting’s incredible journey over four centuries and two continents.
Wolf's Remedy
Series: A Jack Vu Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2011 by Floating Word Press, LLC.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Follow Air Force investigator Jack Vu as his hunt for a murderer uncovers a long hidden government cover-up of American and Nazi looting of priceless art on a scale unprecedented in European history.