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Piecrust Promises
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,540. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Nellie Farmer has always been the best source of gossip—and baked goods—in the town of Williams Trace, Texas. Plump as a dumpling, lonely as a heifer in a flock of sheep, and feeling bleak about her life and prospects, Nellie opens her second-best rent room to a handsome young stranger with mischief—and vengeance—on his mind. He’s a charmer—and Nellie is ripe for the charming.
Winds of Destiny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,260. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
A Short Story - Sitting alone in a bar on her 40th birthday wasn’t something Katherine Armand had ever planned. A big-shot developer was flying into her sleepy, coastal fishing village to discuss building a resort. Except Anderson sent his top man to broker the deal...and Katherine hadn’t planned on having to bargain with the man who had broken her heart fifteen years ago, ever again.
Identity
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,590. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sharlah Webb thinks her luck is finally turning, until her boyfriend, Brian, is jailed on drug charges. Now a hurricane is bearing down, she’s broke, and Brian’s secrets have put them both in danger. Can she trust Brian? The police? Sharlah begins her own search for answers, launching a mystery that will take years to unravel. Identity: A novel of suspense, love and finding your true self.
Scars
Price: Free! Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
A recovering alcoholic attempts to patch her relationship up with her daughter while the two of them take a road trip across the country. A tremendous storm forces them to seek shelter and they find themselves thrown in with a group of hostages held up in a diner by two vicious fugitives on the run. Will they find a way to get away?
The Tragic Life of Film Actress Lynne Baggett
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Depression, Nonfiction » Psychology » Suicide
Lynne Baggett was not a successful film star. The highlight of her career was a 1948 marriage to Hollywood producer Sam Spiegel. She played mostly uncredited parts in movies. Baggett experienced a spiral of despair which led to suicide in 1960. Like Marilyn Monroe pills were found close to her bedside. Unique to Lynne was her progressive disintegration after a car accident that killed a young man.
Murder in Sugar Land
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,870. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Law professor David Crump's latest courtroom drama features Houston trial lawyer Robert Herrick, in a case that hits close to home. When his paralegal Brianna Edwards gets arrested for the strangest crime on the books in Texas—Remuneration—Herrick has to work the law and reality of murder for hire in the Lone Star State... in the toney city of Sugar Land, no less. Author of "Conflict of Interest."
Poems from the Heart
Price: Free! Words: 500. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration
This is a book of 14 sensual poems, including Haiku and Cinquain. They will bring a positive mood experience.
Delaplaine’s 2013 Long Weekend Guide to Austin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,690. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a great Long Weekend in Austin, the “heart of Texas,” as the locals are fond of saying. “I’d driven through the town, but when I decided to stop for a couple of days to see what everybody had always raved about, I downloaded this ebook to give me the skinny. Worked fine.” --- Red H., online reviewer, Tuscaloosa
Run to Texas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,980. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 by Astraea Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Western, Fiction » Romance » Historical
In 1850, Martha Harding chased her husband’s killers to Texas. With the plan of revenge, she takes on the name of Mattie O’Sheay. She finds herself close but not close enough. Landing in the small town of Linden proved to harbor more than the killers, but also a tall handsome ranger, James Parker.
The Pickaxe Killers: Karla Faye Tucker & Daniel Garrett (A True Crime Short)
Series: R. Barri Flowers Murder Chronicles. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,830. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws
The Pickaxe Killers by the bestselling author of The Sex Slave Murders, R. Barri Flowers, is an 8000 word true crime tale about Karla Faye Tucker and Daniel Garrett, who used a pickaxe to murder two people in Houston, Texas, in June 1983, the back story, and its equally compelling aftermath.