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The Prometheus Peril
Series: Read A Movie, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The mayor of Houston, Amon Burlingame, receives a recorded message from someone calling themselves, “Prometheus.” He threatens to nuke the city. With the help and an attractive physics professor from the university, the mayor must decide if this threat is real and if so, what to do.
The Engelking Letters
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2013 by The Hugh & Helene Schonfield World Service Trust. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Family history
'The Engelking Letters' is a collection of letters written by or pertaining to Ferdinand Friedrich Engelking 1810-1885.
Mystical Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The gypsies have always been subject to ridicule by the non-gypsy communities. Aisley Smith knew of the dangers from an early age as her family and the clan traveled from one area to the next. When they settled on Caddo Lake in east Texas, she spied a young, golden skin man. Her mind took her to places her body would not be allowed to go if he were a gaje.
Willing The Wind: Death Is Only The Beginning
Price: Free! Words: 5,250. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The murder of a young woman leads a Texas attorney and an old Indian sage on a search for serial killer who has already chosen his next victim. The chase leads from The United States across the Atlantic to Ireland and a family steeped on lore and ancient wisdom. A world of magic and danger as the hunt begins.
Five Crimes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2013 by Twice Told Tales II. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Master storyteller, C. C. Blake, invites you to the perfect heist: five forays into crime and suspense, mystery and the macabre for one low price! Cops and crooks, parents and children, lovers and psychotics . . . These stories share ugly secrets and terrifying adversaries, pitching normal people into extraordinary circumstances where courage and ingenuity are the only tools for survival.
The Gold Nugget - Book 2 in the Sweetwater Saga
Series: Sweetwater 1876, 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 138,300. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
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NEWLY REVISED VERSION - In the rugged Nebraska Territory, Travis Wilde works real hard building up Sweetwater Ranch. Travis tries to make a better way of life for his sons, Newt and Cody, and his sweetheart, Autumn Lily. Travis, being modest, is the town’s friend and the local hero. Will Rev. Black and his wife, Margret, stay to become a valuable asset to the small town of MacNook?
Missy Porter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,630. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
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Sixteen-year-old Missy Porter disappeared without a trace fifty years ago. Her high-school beau, Odie McAllen, now in his seventies, talks of their love and of the profound effect Missy and her loss have had on his life. He talks of conscious life choices and the changes that seem to happen on their own before we are even aware.
Deadly Turn: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
If he hadn't turned into the rest stop for a nature call, Deacon Bishop never would have heard about the hundred million dollars--or gotten involved with his favorite Mafia family, the Portellos. But he did make the stop--and gave a lift to the woman who claimed to be a Fed. Bishop would do a lot for a hundred million... and a few dead bodies aren't that big a concern. Rita Portello, though...
Shiver on the Sky
You set the price! Words: 106,830. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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An Owen Tremaine Supernatural Mystery (Book One): Owen Tremaine is in more trouble than he ever imagined. The founder of a software company, he thought work-related burnout was a major crisis. But then a friend gets killed on Owen’s houseboat. Now he’s dealing with what used to be his own company, a police detective, and...a surprising discovery about local Native American history.
Dying Voices
Series: Carl Burns Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pecan City, Texas, is a quiet, uneventful town. Hartley Gorman is a sedate, fundamentalist college. English professor Carl Burns is about to begin yet another year in such a place, with only the eccentricities of his fellow teachers to entertain him. Even Burns, perpetual worrier that he is, envisions the worst of his problems to be the pigeons that have roosted in the attic above his office.