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A legacy foretold long before she was born.
Jade inherited her grandfather’s hotel in Chi’país, Mexico…at least she thought it was a hotel. As soon as she arrived, things happened beyond her control. A rock that energizes her. Hearing her grandfather’s voice in her head. Finding journal pages from her grandfather’s journal from before she was born. A little boy who she has a strange and unique connection to. She finds out all the lies she grew up thinking were the truth…up to, and including her own name! And for some reason, the townspeople seem to hate her?
What’s a girl to do? At first, she tries to understand. Then she runs. Finally, she embraces the school, and everything it encompasses. Sorting through a mountain load of questions and lies that surfaced she finds out her true purpose. Jade will follow in her grandfather’s footsteps, and in the process, heal their family.
This is a spiritual journey that will challenge what you take for granted daily. Will Jade win over your heart as well? Find out in: Zipacna’s Legacy!
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She's Not Your Average Private Investigator.
A frantic knock on the door of P.I. Justinia Wright takes her from investigating a potential murder, only to turn around and have three murders to figure out. Deciphering what nine dolls and a box of papers has to do with three murders turns into a bigger case than even she thought possible!
Justinia is not deterred. She has roots deep into the world of espionage and intrigue. Lieutenant Cal Swenson of the local Police Department nicknames her "Jamie Bond" for good reason. She tends to not only find herself in the middle of things, but also finds a way out!
Has she met her match with the Men Nwa Nan Lanmo Group? They are already labeled a terrorist group by Homeland Security. Will she figure this one out in time to stop any more murders? Find out in The Nine Deadly Dolls.
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**Be advised this book contains strong language, and some sexual references.**
A Crazy Journey!
Richard Schwindt takes you back in time to the 1960's. You follow young Richard's life as he grows to an older man. At twenty to start, he is over sixty years old...and not at heart. He is somehow transported back in time, but retains all his memories. Given more than enough money, strict instructions, but confused as to what he's doing there, he lives his life, knowing what date he will cease to exist in this timeline.
He wakes, to find him in his present life. He enjoys some time with his wife, Nina...only to wake twenty years young again...as a female! Adjusting to this life as a woman, who is over a hundred-year-old man, is confusing at best.
Thankfully, he has friends from his "Richard two" life to help! However, he/she must continue forward in her current state until the predetermined time. Heading into March 2076, after multiple natural disasters, he is relieved to wake up in the arms of his loving wife, Nina.
Confused? Imagine being Richard!
Very well written, funny at times, heartbreaking at others! It's a walk backward and forward in time that you don't want to miss!
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**Be advised this book contains sexual material**
Life After War
After returning from Vietnam, Carson Change struggled to fit into society. Finding his niche in the world of being a private investigator, he thought he had it figured out.
Amy Warren is his on-again, off-again girlfriend. When Carson went into rehab following an accident, Amy got together with a fellow classmate from her college. Eric seemed to be more in her class than Carson. She had to make a choice. When her decision had drastic consequences, decided to give up on men altogether.
During this time, Carson struggled to find his way again. Always drawn to strays, he attempts to help a young lady in trouble. Unfortunately, this decision to help led him down a dangerous path.
Finally seeing the light of day, Carson things he's on the right track...until Amy came into the picture once again.
Will Carson's struggles ever subside? Will he ever land on the right track? Find out in this page-turner called Unraveled by N.E. Brown.
Currently listed for $3.99:
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Lillian Prestridge and her trusty sidekick, Eli (the poodle), are at it again! She’s a feisty east Texan grandma, who doesn’t back down from a fight, or a mystery. Just when you think you know what’s going on, there’s a twist you didn’t see coming!
Sammie Nightingale is trying to find her Aunt Sophia, and enlists Lillian to help her. Of course, Lillian doesn’t go anywhere without Eli! Together, the three of them embark on a journey to rescue Sophia, which will take them across the country into Canada.
They meet a few people along the way who have their back and ensure a safe return to the States…at least they hope so!
In the meantime, Lillian’s son Grant, and his partner Simon, are on an assignment of their own. Will the two collide?
While Lillian is traveling, her sons want to make sure she’s safe. They know they can’t stop her. With a mind of her own, and enough savvy in the world of investigations, to gets herself into trouble as much as she gets herself out of trouble. Once she puts her mind to it, there’s no stopping her, and she’s determined to find Sophia. The guys put security measures in place, but is that enough?
All these questions and more will be answered in this well-written mystery. It moves as fast as the RV Lillian is driving!
Once you dive into this mystery, you won’t want to put it down until you finish! Good thing? Linda Pirtle has more of them with these same great characters!
Currently listed for $3.99:
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This book is so well written, that you cannot help but dive into the world of Meredith! Where magic replaces technology, and creatures of myth and fantasy intertwine, life as Mona once knew it will never be the same! Taking over Lady Alexandra’s life, at first, she thought she won the lottery, until reality set in. Promised to a man she knows is evil, she runs with the help of a friend.
Once escaped from Wheel, she thought she was free, until an angry, evil man pursues her with a vengeance. With the help of another, Tal, can they escape the man and the horde he leads? Find out as Lady Alexandra makes her Escape From Wheel!
Currently on Kindle for 99 cents!
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"Wolfgang wanted to do the best for his family, and he was a financial genius. To that end, he formed a secret family business at the end of WWII - "R-Group." This would solidify security for his family well into the next generation. Julianne was in that next generation. She chose to follow the family business, and had extensive tutoring to accomplish that goal.
Well on her way to taking over the family business, she flourished on the society level as well. That is, until Andreas came to town. The mystery behind this new family was too intriguing for Julianne to pass up. She fell head over heels for Andreas.
While Wolfgang had his concerns, for the sake of his family, he did not vocalize them. Would this be the downfall of Julianne? Once he found out who Andreas really was, it was too late. This would be a secret that would haunt the family line down the generations."
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A Tale Of Two Tragedies:
A little boy looking for his father. A beautiful young lady killed before her time. They come together in the east Texas town of Ashland.
Caleb Pirtle III takes you back in time to a 1930's oil town. He flawlessly weaves together two storylines that will leave you guessing until the very end. If you enjoy a good mystery novel, this is a must read!
You become so invested in the lives of characters long past. Hoping with all hope for young Ollie Porter in the search for his father that it will have a happy ending. You walk through the investigation of the death of Louise Fontaine with newspaper owner, Eudora Durant, her other half, Doc Bannister, and Constable Waskom Brown. Normally, I am able to figure out who did it after a few chapters, but I had no idea until the end. Well done! I look forward to reading more from Caleb Pirtle III!
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A Question of Love:
Zara is an enigma to Buzz. He loves and admires her with every fiber of his being. The story starts off with a bang, when Buzz and his crew rescue her from being held captive. They arrived to find her captors unconscious, bound, and gagged...and Zara badly beaten and tied to a chair.
So many questions. So little answers. Zara has a past that she does not want to explain, so Buzz gives her and out. He offers her a fresh start...a clean slate.
As they make their new life together, it isn't enough for Buzz. He continues to push to get what he wants - a wife, children, and a loving home. He wants the gift of stability for both of them. Zara cannot understand why just having her by his side isn't enough for him. When he pushes too far...will she bend or break?
Breakfield and Burkey paint a wonderful picture of love between two people. But what happens when love isn't enough? I look forward to reading ore from these authors!
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**Be advised this book contains some language and sexual material.**
Edge of Your Seat Excitement!
X-files, meets Criminal Minds, meets Men In Black! This edge of your seat adventure follows the team of OUP (Office of Unidentified Phenomena). Special Agent In Charge Pierce Mostyn leads a unique team, as they dive into the world of mythology, folklore, and just plain creepy! They take the cases that are unexplainable...or simply unsure how to classify.
Their nemesis? Valdis Damien Ban Dyne, and the Van Dyne Corporation. Their objective? Get to the bottom of unexplainable phenomena.
If you're looking for a good read that will keep you on the edge of your seat, this is it! The is the first one I have read from CW Hawes, and certainly won't be the last! Well done!
Currently listed for $2.99:
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