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Signs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,100. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Signs is a magical story in which two young adults who had known one another in childhood are reunited during their sojourns in Europe. It follows the extent to which their lives are unfulfilled until their accidental reunion. Throughout the book both characters notice objects around them that communicate their own thoughts and feelings.
The Story Of My Escape
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Adventurers & explorers, Fiction » Historical » General
In 1755, the infamous Giacomo Casanova was locked up without trial in Venice's notorious Leads prison. Over 15 months he battled disease, madness, boredom, grotesque gaolers, bad books and fellow prisoners. This is Casanova's own account of the escape bid that made him a celebrity across Europe, full of his unique wit and philosophy, translated into English in full for the first time.
A Shore of Secrets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,530. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
‘In all secrets there is a kind of guilt.’ Can Abi learn to trust, and Giovanni to forgive?
Escape in Venice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Antonia Correlli, a relatively young vampire who still learns to master her special abilities, is invited by her incubus friend and mentor, Count Emilio, to 18th century Venice in order to help him with a delicate matter, a young lady the count desires. Antonia must learn to master her own magic as well as find a way to save her friend’s beloved one from a great danger.
Knee Deep in Antarctica... And Other Places
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,540. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
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When Robert N. Jenkins was named the St. Petersburg Times’s travel editor he had no passport. He’s now filling his third, but fewer than two out of five Americans travel outside the US. In this book of travels beyond North America – Antarctica, Bangkok, Israel, and more, Jenkins notes while the world’s populations may share a lot of everyday life, the differences are eye-opening, perhaps enviable.
The Other Venice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,650. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Photography - Photo books
Venice is the City of Water, the City of Masks, the City of Bridges, the Floating City, the City of Canals and the City of Lights. But there is also another Venice. The Venice glimpsed at the end of small dark streets, Venice seen in winter, Venice seen from above. The Venice we aren't used to seeing. A Venice with some surprises in store. This is the Venice you see in this beautiful photobook.
Delaplaine’s 2014 Long Weekend Guide to Santa Monica / Venice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,650. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full “Long Weekend” in the hip Santa Monica, Venice & Marina del Rey areas of Los Angeles. “We hated most of what we found in L.A., but we LOVED Venice.” ---Helen J., Greensboro, N.C. “This book is all about Santa Monica and Venice. It does not cover other parts of L.A., but it covers Venice quite thoroughly." Juan W, Tampa
Delaplaine’s 2014 Long Weekend Guide to Venice (Calif.)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests, Nonfiction » Travel » Specialties & interests
A complete guide for everything you need to experience a full “Long Weekend” in Venice, the still quirky part of L.A. that gives the area a special charm. “We hated most of what we found in L.A., but we LOVED Venice.” ---Helen J., Greensboro, N.C.
Cortigiana (A Vamp Life Prequel)
Series: Vamp Life. Price: Free! Words: 22,770. Language: American English. Published: September 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
This prequel to the Vamp Life series follows Evelina Angelis during her time as a courtesan in 16th century Venice, Italy. Life becomes dangerous when she catches the attention of not one, but two vampires. As if these affections weren't deadly enough, a plague soon ravages her beautiful and beloved city.
Fresh and Crispy: Journal of an Italian Walking Tour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,430. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Travel » Trip Journals
This is a short, funny book describing my summer trip to Italy. From the flower covered balconies in the cities, the ancient structures layered with centuries of human experience, to the thrill of meeting new people and becoming a world traveler, Italy was a blast. Oh yes, let’s not forget the naked statues. Not to mention an abundance of real, live, very hot looking Italians! What a vacation!