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Asperger's Superhero
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,520. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General
A boy with Asperger's Syndrome discovers he has superpowers.
The Miles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Only a forked thatch of pavement separates men like Poulan from your doorstep-- any doorstep. Miles of road, miles of byway, miles of interstate. Poulan devours the miles. Within every man lurks a monster, within every monster lurks a man. Fate rides on the millions of miles that pass under a man's rig, and the secret loss that propels Poulan over the horizon.
Carolina Calling (Borden series book 1)
Series: The Bordens, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,520. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Colonial America
How would you like to have been an aristrocratic owner of a large tobacco plantation in the early 19th century? Maybe and maybe not. Trace the Borden family from Virginia down the Great Wagon Road to North Carolina. Share their fun times, their sad times, and their hardships as they struggle to prosper. If you like history, you will enjoy reading this family saga.
The Stories of Jenny Wiley: Exploring the History and the Legends
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 22,170. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » North America
Jenny Wiley was living in 1780s Virginia when a band of Native Americans attacked her frontier home, killed her children and took her captive, dragging her across rugged mountains and swift-running rivers to present-day Kentucky. THE STORIES OF JENNY WILEY unravels the history behind her legend and looks at the storytellers who honored her memory and carried her story into the 21st century.
The Eighth Square
Series: Fayborn, Book 2. Price: $3.48 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
Fayborn, #2 - Dodging unwelcome encounters with the supernatural is making Petra Godfellow's freshman year very difficult. Emissaries from the imprisoned Faerie Queen are looking for her. Members of the Green Kingdom Militia watch her everywhere she goes. Worst of all, servants of James Oberon keep trying to kidnap her. All because they believe that Petra is a direct descendant of Robin the Puck.
The Rainy Day Killer
Series: Donaghue and Stainer Crime Novels, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,530. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A man in a business suit offers his umbrella to an unsuspecting woman, and days later she's found dead on a river bank. The terrifying Rainy Day Killer is now hunting new victims in Glendale, whenever it rains. While Homicide Lt. Hank Donaghue leads the investigation, Detective Karen Stainer is distracted by plans for her upcoming wedding and the killer's threats to make her his next victim!
Virginia Creeper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A mystery set in picturesque Abingdon, Virginia: When sixteen-year-old Jolene Brennan's older brother Jared is accused of strangling his pregnant girlfriend, it's up to Jo - with a little help from her best friend Kelli and Jared's best friend Rufus - to prove that Jared didn't do it.
Pirate Trials: Hung by the Neck Until Dead
Series: Pirate Trials, Book 2. Price: $5.97 USD. Words: 55,840. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » Transportation » Ships & Shipbuilding / History
Second in the series of Pirate Trials from news reports of the days and actual trial documents. NOTE: This is not a pirate romance novel or a Johnny Depp adventure of fantasy and make believe, but the details and drama from first person confessions and details of the charges against real pirates. This is not Hollywood.
Memoirs of an Ordinary Girl: The Middle-ish Ages
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,170. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
This coming of age story, set in the late '80s to early '90s, follows a fictionalized Drew Hotchner through the life change and culture shock of being transplanted from California to Virginia in the middle of her seventh grade year. Her humorous adventures are relived through her adult self,and retold with a flare of sarcasm, realism, and wit. (First book in a series)
Riding to Camille
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,520. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hurricane Camille: August 19th, 1969. How could 29 inches of rain fall in 5 hours, which NOAA says is close to both the physical and theoretical limit of the possible. These characters are fictional, but what happens to them comes right out of the histories recorded at the time. No one knows who is alive and who is dead, and Sam himself is a changed man from what he has witnessed...