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Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
The Innocent Ones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
The Innocent Ones is a story about a woman who loved her daughter (Nina) so much that she unwittingly causes her daughter a lot of pain. She practically rejects all her suitors and the daughter is not given the chance to say a word about it. This resulted in two children, which were born out of wedlock. Before she dies, she marries off her daughter to a herbalist in exchange for money owed to him.
My Crazy Diary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 by DoroClem Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A young man working on his PhD thesis visits a remote village while doing some research. What he encounters is a very backwards society that is still very much into their traditional beliefs. They do not believe in modern medicine and instead rely on traditional healers. The young man has a new goal. He tries to bring modernisation to the society and meets his future wife in the process.
Sweet Penelope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: American English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Spirit Wine Publications. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Activity Books
Part of the 'Color Me!' story book series by Grami Jaye. A village is transformed by just a smile from a sweet little girl.
An Unspoken Truth
Price: Free! Words: 5,100. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » War
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Two experiences weave together to reveal an unspoken truth, a story never told. A teenager journeys to the site of an unfathomable atrocity, with a survivor in tow. Sixty years earlier, a small village comes together in the face of danger, to solidify an act of pure love. An Unspoken Truth reminds us of the human cost of war and its far reaching affects on future generations.
The Great Storms
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Riding out a storm with her son Andrew, Lydia Miller goes outside and an anomaly of nature takes her and deposits her in a small primitive village. Waking up in a hut, with amnesia, she is in an unknown world with strange new creatures. As her memory returns, she embarks on a dangerous trek and finds herself confronted with her past, discovering that sometimes humanity’s greatest enemy is itself.
Dirty Deeds in Downdene
Series: Cleo Marjoribanks Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,450. Language: British English. Published: July 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Cleo Marjoribanks is back in all her colourful caftan glory. In this book she encounters more murders and with help from her crime journalist friend, Primrose Day, tries to solve them. DCI David 'Steaming' Kettle and his team are on the job and, of course, there is the clash of two strong personalities - Cleo and David.
The Thoughts of an Image Writer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
This is a book of poetry that I wrote. It covers my feelings, thoughts, ideas, and memories. It includes poetry from just looking at images, taking photographs, and from my dreams. Everything in this book is a one of a kind poem. Ones that you can't find in any other book anywhere. I hope that people enjoy what I write and will let me know how they feel about my poetry.
Deception
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Will PI's attraction interfere with plans to root out a fertility doctor's scam? Join residents of Harmony Hills Retirement Village in their daily antics-retirement style! A secret from a safehouse owner's past is about to catch up with her. All thoughts of sleep evaporate as a ME rushes to help solve a mysterious disappearance. An attorney's life turns upside down when a ghost haunts her house.
The Mermaid of Penperro
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,720. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Tom Trewella, the smuggling kingpin of 1804 Cornwall, catches a net full of trouble when he turns operatic singer Konstanze into the fabled Mermaid of Penperro, in hopes of distracting the men of the Preventive Water Guard. First published in 2001 by Dorchester Publishing.