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Running A.M.U.C.
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
“Welcome to this opening of the Arte Museum of Unusual Crafts,” reads the press release; in fact, the museum has been open for eight months with few visitors. Will this “Opening Night” do the trick? It starts with the main show going missing, includes a killer cook in Café D’AMUC, a temperamental artist, and a local burglar hiding in the museum. Have fun, just don’t eat the crunchy cheese!
The Boys of Truxton
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A teenage boy serving a life sentence in Truxton, a maximum security youth prison, for the brutal murder of a child. Syracuse Detective Nick Dunbar, who put him there. Sheila, a young scientist at loose ends who takes a job at Truxton as a math teacher. The three collide in a story filled with twists and turns that are guaranteed to keep the reader in a state of constant suspense.
Scarlet Fever Epidemics Treatment And Opinion
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Scarlet fever is deadly for a period of at least 28 days after infection. Most often exposure comes via other persons who already have the sickness. Quarantines are needed for 4 weeks or more. Patients who are not isolated remain contagious. My ebook describes epidemics, 18th-20th century opinion, how to treat the illness antiseptically and why it is still problematic in developing countries.
Poliomyelitis In Upstate New York Disease Impact And Medical Preparedness 1944-1963
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Children’s health
Infantile paralysis killed thousands of Americans and crippled countless others. My work is compiled from newspaper articles and ancestral records of individual deaths. Polio was greatly feared in the summer months from June-September. Isolated cases occurred in October. My e-book provides statistical info and human stories of its impact in upstate New York. Syracuse and Buffalo had many cases.
Mike DeJohn Heavyweight Boxer
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Boxing
Mike DeJohn fought many of the most recognizable ranked contenders of the 1950s and early 1960s. Among these were Sonny Liston, Eddie Machen, George Chuvalo and Nino Valdes. DeJohn's best punch was a left uppercut. He fought out of a crouch and overpowered numerous boxing adversaries with his superior strength. He was a handsome athlete who looked more like a college student and was well-mannered.
The Philosopher’s Table
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A computer programmer, Roland Farber, enjoys having an espresso and discussing philosophy with his friends until a gangster shows up one day and stirs things up a little. Roland is a bit gullible and when he agrees to give the newcomer a ride. He finds a large sum of money but it comes with a cost. Once the money is in his hand he doesn’t want to give it up.