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The Death of a Thai Godfather
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 102,920. Language: British English. Published: December 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Biographical
The Death of a Thai Godfather is a fictional story spanning three generations of the Parin family in northern Thailand. Different cultures; different ideas of what a mafia really is. We see the changes taking place within the Parin family. There are surprises at every turn of the plot. Will this family succeed in its desire and need to reform or will it become even stronger and more powerful.
The Buffalo and the Butterfly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: British English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
A bittersweet story of love and heartbreak set in rural Thailand. Written as a childrens' story, it is based on a human relationship between an ageing foreign male, commonly called a ‘buffalo’, and a much younger local Thai female, commonly known as a ‘butterfly’. Many ‘buffaloes’ find their ‘butterflies’ and live happily ever after. However, sadly, some of them do not!
Doobie's Odyssey: Civet Coffee, Brothels, and the Andaman Sea
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,770. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » By region, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Join Craig Dobbins and his friend Zach as they explore Southeast Asia by any means available—bus, train, plane, boat, motorcycle, and on foot—bringing them to exotic locales: snorkeling off uninhabited islands; trekking in the oldest rainforest in the world; participating in an indigenous Lahu New Year's ceremony; working on remote farms (one in the process of developing a civet coffee operation).
Jumpers
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 105,240. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Calvino investigates the death of a friend, a Canadian painter. The medical examiner finds the young man has ingested an exit drug, and the police verdict of suicide seems justified. But in Bangkok appearances have a habit of deceiving. Sometimes jumpers are given a leg up in their leap to the next life. Fingering the helper can be a risky business, and for Calvino this promises to be on...
On the Back of a Motorbike: Stories and Poems from Southeast Asia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016 by Literary Concept. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author
The anthology presents 27 works of short fiction, creative nonfiction and poetry on the theme of the motorbike in Indonesia, Malaysia, Singapore, Thailand, Laos, Cambodia, Vietnam and the Philippines. The authors range from regional connoisseurs and expats to locals and those in the Diaspora, allowing for readers to approach SE Asia from different angles and tour as if on the back of a motorbike.
An Angel with a Gun
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Steven West first appeared in the book ‘The Flower Girl’. After spending some time back in England Steven decides to give Thailand a second chance. This time he trains as a Buddhist Monk and after he travels through Thailand he finds his assigned ‘Wat’. He calls it ‘The lost temple of Kanchanaburi’. The ancient wooden building is lost in the jungle on the border with Myanmar. His congregation is t
Thailand Karma
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,040. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The author critics once dubbed the ‘Master Craftsman of Thailand Short Stories’ is back with 16 new tales featuring characters as diverse as thieving lady-men, Essex wide-boys, fortune-telling spirit doctors and psychotic, axe-wielding grandmothers. Set in locations from the rural hill-tribe villages of Northern Thailand to the neon-lit bar-strips of Pattaya, they are all based on true events and
Taff’s Treasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Would you hire an old ship and set sail on a 4,000km round trip across the Gulf of Thailand, The South China Sea and the Java Sea in search of buried treasure? This lot did! The boys from the Sloan Square gang are back at their most outrageous best in this epic adventure. Catch up with all your favourite characters and some new ones as they take on modern day pirates and some lazy terrorists when
Far from Newark Parts I & II
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,190. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
Lee Gregory, a naive college dropout, leaves his hometown in search of a new life. Without direction or guidance he spends one summer at the Jersey shore before joining the army. His hopes of avoiding combat by training in electronics go awry and he finds himself ill-prepared for combat and captivity. A surprise savior appears and he begins a spiritual adventure.
Murder in the Slaughterhouse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
MURDER IN THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE, a Matt Chance Thriller by Tom Crowley. 2nd in series. When Matt Chance is asked to look into what first appears to be a simple but brutal crime, he has no idea of the combination of forces which will send him on the run and threaten his life as well as the lives of those closest to him.