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The Counterfeit Princess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,090. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Adventure » General
After accepting an offer to stand in for an “indisposed” princess in Victorian Europe, Abigail Smithfield discovers she’s a target for assassins. She’ll need all her wits and courage—and help from a conflicted nobleman—to escape. A grand adventure in the vein of Rafael Sabatini and Robert Louis Stevenson.
Living With Earl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 137,500. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Mark Twain seemingly transcends time, logic, and even death to reside with a 68 year man in an Ohio college town in 2014. How he arrived there and who he really is are the underlying questions never too far from his host's mind. His time with 'Tom' is humorous, thought provoking, memorable, and their bond and similarities unveil with every passing day as the key to his mystery is sought.
Speaking of Anger
Series: Speaking Of. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Anger
Anger is one of the most common emotions we possess and we face in daily life, something that destroys peace of mind and relationships, and causes tremendous hardships to the angry person and those around him, eventually affecting mental and physical health. This book of 50 powerful quotes will open the eyes of the angry person and encourage him or her to seek some therapy or anger management.
Joe the Satirist
Series: Simple Journeys to Odd Destinations. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,210. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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A horror story in the style of Mark Twain about a man named Joe the Satirist who travels from town to town lampooning the local culture.
Cat O' 9 Tales
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Horror
A horror anthology of nine short stories from the twisted mind of Mark Souza, for those who appreciate horror, a little chill up the spine, prickly-flesh, and a few sleepless nights. Included is the story "Witch Apples" - destined to be a Halloween classic.
Down the Mississippi
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,530. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers
When CNN citizen journalist Neal Moore slid his canoe into the Mississippi River to begin a 2,300-mile odyssey across the middle of the United States, he was doing what every self-respecting Twain-enthusiast wishes to do. He was on The River. And in it. And alongside it. He was in bright sun and harm's way. Neal was attracting characters as they attracted him, and their stories poured forth.
L'art de mentir
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2012 by Editions de L'Herne. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Ethics & moral philosophy, Nonfiction » Philosophy » American philosophy
Sur la décadence dans l’art de mentir est l’occasion d’une méditation « amorale » sur l’art de « bien » mentir dans une société où l’apparence de vérité tient lieu de vertu. Puisque nous devons mentir, faisons-le bien. Plutôt ne pas mentir que de mentir mal.
Nonsense
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,520. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50)
A flurry of humorous ramblings, bizarre anecdotes, and sporadic stories generously sprinkled with spurts of silliness. And lies. Outrageous falsehoods are contained herein. This book was newly updated with crisp, delicious new stories in May of 2014. Of course, that could be a lie too.
As You Don't Like It (Shakespeare didn't write Shakespeare)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 39,140. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Literary biography
This book reveals a four-hundred-year old code, hidden within the works of Shakespeare, that illuminates the fact that William Shakespeare is a penname.
Murder on Mount Monadnock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,280. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011 by Surry Cottage Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the 20-year-old daughter of vaudeville star Lily Langtree turns up dead at the foot of Mount Monadnock in New Hampshire in the summer of 1910, the police consider it an unfortunate accident, but residents of her hotel, including Mark Twain, Franklin Roosevelt, Smokey Joe Wood, Robert Frost and boxer Jack Johnson are not so sure.