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Book: My Hilarious Sex Life by Andrew Tibor Halmay
This is a collection of autobiographical articles which frequently focus on comical aspects of the author's sex life over the past 75 years - in three countries on two continents. Sometimes a romantic, often a moralist, always a compulsive entertainer, the author takes pride in having once made a bed-mate laugh so hard she fell out of bed. Kirkus Reviews have written the following: "A mildly [...]
 
Book: Mollie's War - The Letters of a World War II WAC in Europe by Mollie Weinstein Schaffer, Cyndee Schaffer and Jennifer G. Mathers
The 150,000 women who served in the Women's Army Corps are now seen as the undersung heroes of the Second World War. This memoir describes the life of a WAC enlistee who would serve in England when it came under attack, France immediately after the Allied invasion, and Germany after VE Day. From her experience in basic training in Daytona Beach to the climactic moment when she saw the Statue of [...]
 
Book: The Boy Who Kissed The Sky by David Haynes
George Roberts believes that when he was nearly four years old he flew; not in an airplane, helicopter or other man made device and not exactly like a bird but he flew nonetheless. Join him sixteen years later as he takes a road trip across Europe to find the only person who can help him do it again the only problem is, that person has been dead for three hundred years. Humour, love and kismet [...]
 
Book: SNAP - The World Unfolds by Michele Drier
SNAP, a multinational celeb TV show and magazine, is the holy grail for Maxie Gwenoch. When she snags the job as managing editor, she's looking for fame, fortune and Jimmy Choos. What she finds is a media empire owned by Baron Kandesky and his family. A family of vampires. They're European, urbane, wealthy and mesmerizing. And when she meets Jean-Louis, vampire and co-worker, she's a goner. The [...]
 
Book: The Left-Handed God by I. J. Parker
During the battle of Freiberg 1763, an officer falls. The dying man begs young Ensign Franz von Langdorff to deliver a letter to his father, but Franz, subsequently severely wounded himself, returns home a cripple, unable to honor this promise or support his impoverished family. The letter, however, holds a deadly secret, and someone is willing to kill for it. Before the debt of honor can be [...]
 
Book: Through the Baltic Looking-Glass by Lara Biyuts
Steampunk. Edwardian mystery. Set in Europe in 1912, the novel "Through the Baltic Looking-Glass" is written in the form of travel notes by Oscar Maria Graf, observant globe-trotter, younger contemporary of Oscar Wilde. A Stenbock-like figure, by his origin and his dabbling in literature, Oscar Graf is much hotter, more active and pragmatic than Eric Stenbock (1860-1895) whom he was friend with, [...]
 
Book: Romantic Road by Blair McDowell
When Lacy Telchev buries her husband she finds herself in treacherous waters. Igor, much older than Lacy, had secrets. Suddenly, Lacy is being chased across Europe by men who believe she can lead them to those secrets. Evading her pursuers with the aid of a chance acquaintance, the handsome and mysterious Max Petersen, Lacy travels across Germany, Austria and Hungary, to a shattering discovery in [...]
 
Book: Voyagers by Philip Spires
Voyagers is a set of short stories loosely based on a theme of travel. In Brunei, a teacher discovers his future, while an Australian couple are initiated into a new culture. Memories of Vietnam come all the way home, while an aid worker in Sri Lanka seeks advice. A cultural tour of Italy turns on aesthetics and a dream journey to Turkey becomes less than wondrous. In the old Yugoslavia, a group [...]
 
Book: The Red Serpent by Larry Merris
It was Jean Marchaud's dogged persistence that got him into trouble more than any other trait. Persistence turns into obsession when his world is shattered by unspeakable tragedy, his sense of well-being shaken to the core by unexplained events and a force so invasive it has tainted every level of government, business, and religion worldwide. Now a race to stop the bloodletting begins. In bizarre [...]
 
Book: The Year of the Horsetails by R. F. Tapsell
'I chanced upon a novel I read as a child. Re-reading The Year of the Horsetails by R. F. Tapsell (1967), I realized where my interest in nomadic warfare began and, with Bardiya - Tapsell s siege-engineer, outsider hero - something of the origins of Ballista. Tapsell was a superb historical novelist, and some enterprising publisher should put his works back in print for a new generation. Set in [...]
 
Book: The Seeds of Time - Book 1 of The Crossing by Faith Mortimer
Englishman, Richard Barker, has everything he needs - a beautiful yacht, plenty of money and an exciting occupation. When disaster strikes he is shattered, and struggles to come to terms with his feelings of guilt and grief. At his darkest hour, help arrives from two unexpected and completely opposite sources. Into his life walk beautiful, serene Sorrel and the tempestuous and wilful Miranda. [...]
 
Book: Vicinity by Jada Brookes
In a world where even a minute of change could alter the course of man's destiny, can the earth still survive the controversy? On a day when the global market and monetary values across the world suddenly disintegrates to nothing, can a solution arise out of chaos? One man claims he has the remedy to bring mankind back from the brink of destruction. Carlos Betzer, political candidate for the [...]
 
Book: THE KIROV CONSPIRACY - Disaster stalks the streets of Europe...and only one man can stop it by Anthony Talmage
A gripping psychological thriller full of stunning twists - WOULD YOU TAKE ON THE MAFIA IF THE PRICE WAS RIGHT? My name is Paul Scott. I'm a London-based newsman and bag carrier for media tycoon Sir Robert Talbot. I'm in love with Sir Robert's daughter, Alex , and Sir Robert doesn't like it. And when a multi billionaire doesn't like something, he fixes it. And I'm about to be fixed. I'm being [...]
 
Book: YET ANOTHER ROSE FOR ADA by Mercy Offor, PhD
A loving, vibrant, trusting and enthusiastic young girl embarked on a journey half way around the world. Her mission was simple; to study law, open a new law firm and make her special mark, leave a remarkable footprint on the sands of time. Armed with her determination, a loving family to fall back on and full of anticipation, Ada set out, as it were, "to conquer the world." How did Ada's mission [...]
 
Book: Definition of Freedom by Lily Amis
Definition of Freedom is the follow-up story to Destination: Freedom, an autobiographical novel. This time, the author is primarily concerned with her experiences regarding unemployment and bullying. During the 27-year period waiting for her naturalization in Switzerland she experiences lows, blows and all-too-human disappointments and finds out that she was even betrayed by her own father. Still [...]
 
Book: The Execution by Sharon Cramer
Parallel lives are fated to collide in THE EXECUTION a medieval, fantasy thriller, dark adventure, and tragic love story set in fourteenth century France. A young priest enters the prison cell of a condemned mercenary and is shocked to see the face of this murderer is his own a mirror image of himself. Unknown to each other until now, the twins form a bond of brotherhood, sealed with their [...]
 
Book: Little Lily - based on the memoir Destination - Freedom by Lily Amis
A loving story about a little girl named Lily and her mother Sima. Mother and daughter are being protected and blessed by the guardian Angel of hope during a difficult journey in their life. This book is based and inspired by the memoir: "Destination: Freedom", the first book of a trilogy by Lily Amis and reminds us that every one of us has a guardian angel and is protected and blessed by the [...]
 
Book: Trompe-l'oeil by Russell Bittner
If E. L. James (of Fifty Shades fame) was in any way a disappointment to you as a reader, Trompe-l'oeil may be a suitable antidote -- maybe even an elixir. Its author, Russell Bittner, finished this book in 2004 -- years before the Fifty Shades trilogy was born. It is not the product of fan fiction or of any such collaborative effort; it is the author's own work -- start to finish--conceived, [...]
 
Book: The Tragedy of Fidel Castro by João Cerqueira
Beverly Hills Book Awards 2014 Winner in Multicultural Fiction The USA Best Book Awards 2013 Winner in Multicultural Fiction Beverly Hills Book Awards 2014 Finalist in Literary Fiction The USA Best Book Awards 2013 Finalist in Historical Fiction ForeWord Book of The Year Awards 2012 Winner in Translations (Bronze medal) Nominated for the Montaigne Medal 2014 Winner Global Ebook Awards 2014 - [...]
 
Book: Reconciled by Karel Van Canegem-Ardijns
After reading Reconciled, individuals will have a better understanding about mankind and see that we have done a lot of wrong. If you look at all the destruction man(kind) has visited upon this earth, the author believes we have to destroy man not like he was created by God, but by our monetary system. If we are able to change that system, Karel Van Canegem-Ardijns is certain we can end poverty [...]
 
Book: The Justinian Curse by Mikel Emmanuel De Crus
In China, a young woman contracts a deadly illness. Within 24 hours a 100 more cases are reported. In New Mexico, a microbiologist is puzzled with the bacteria strain he is seeing under his microscope. In Colorado, Dr.Caroline Winters receives a strange encrypted file. In Italy, a historian reveals a dark history of one of the greatest civilization of the 6th century. What do they all have in [...]
 
Book: Back from 44 - The Sacrifice and Courage of a Few - A Story of Heroism in the Skies Over Western Europe by Nick Cressy
Back from 44 - The Sacrifice and Courage of a Few. Nick Bentas, Staff Sergeant US Army Air Force, finds himself in a severely crippled B-26 Marauder, trying to return to base, he remembers the different times in his life that led him up to this point. From enlistment to basic training to saying goodbye to his new wife, he remembers his deadly missions around France Germany and the wider [...]
 
Book: Liberty and Means - A novel by Kristin Dow
Someone is tracking Shannon Clark, altering the course of her life in a most unexpected, thrilling way. But as the familiar is gradually stripped away, she starts to feel disconnected and doesn't know who to trust. Family, friends, dating, work...nothing is the same and everything is complicated. Will Shannon learn to embrace her new world filled with golden opportunity or get lost amongst its [...]
 
Book: Pride and Honour - The Battle for Saxony by Nathaniel Burns
Europe, in the year of the Lord 772 The extraordinary novel, Pride and Honour, is a completely revised and rewritten version of the surprise initial success of the novel Honour and Glory by Nathaniel Burns. The author took many of his readers' tips, reviews and advice to heart to make his fascinating tale about Charlemagne and the Saxon King Widukind an even better read. Take this suspenseful, [...]
 
Book: The Ripple in Space-Time (The Free City Series) by S. F. Chapman
When the huge lunar Ultra Energy Laboratory is destroyed by a mysterious blast, Inspector Ryo Trop of the Free City Inquisitor's Office is called in to sort out who is responsible for the disaster. Early reports imply that rogue moon miners are to blame but Ryo quickly discovers that a far more complex and sinister scheme is afoot. With the help of a promising young Liaison Agent and a faltering [...]
 
Book: Brothers on the Run - Fleeing Hitler, Fighting Franco by Pat Lorraine Simons
Based on a true story, Brothers on the Run takes you on a high-velocity ride across pre-World War II Europe. In 1933, two teenage Jewish brothers barely escape death at the Nazis' hands, only to find themselves crisscrossing Europe as refugees whose survival depends on their luck, daring, and wits. In 1936, when the US denies them entry, the boys enlist as foreign soldiers in the Spanish Civil [...]
 
Book: Mediterranean Cruise - With The Cruise Addict's Wife by Deb Graham
Mediterranean Cruise with the Cruise Addict's Wife All the information you could ever want on a ship is available online, or in the cruise line's brochures...stats, weights, where the ship was built, all those dry facts and figures. When we began dreaming about taking on the Mediterranean, my mind leaped right past all that. What I really wanted to know was how real people actually did the cruise [...]
 
Book: Maggie in White (Maggie McGill Mysteries Book 7) by Sharon Burch Toner
Maggie and Allie McGill take a short cut through the snowy California mountains where they run into an unexpected whiteout blizzard, lose control of their car and nearly become popsicles. Nils Von Pfeffer, a curator of art at the Jeu de Paume museum in Paris in July, 1942, risks every thing to rescue a few pieces of art, designated by the Nazis as degenerate, that were destined for destruction. [...]
 
Book: Cruising the Mediterranean by Al & Sunny Lockwood
This feel-good travel memoir by a couple well-beyond youth proves that age is no barrier to delicious fun, unexpected adventure, gentle wanderings and the dazzling beauty of lovely planet Earth. Entertaining, informative, filled with wit and wonder, this day-by-day sightseeing memoir is an easy and enjoyable read. When Al and Sunny Lockwood registered for a 12-day Mediterranean cruise, they [...]
 
Book: French Illusions - My Story as an American Au Pair in the Loire Valley by Linda Kovic-Skow
"This is an engaging read, all the more because it is true." -Patricia Sands, award-winning author of The Promise of Provence She told a futile lie. She knew she would be caught. It's 1979 and twenty-one-year-old Linda needs to learn a language fast in order to fulfill her dream of becoming an international flight attendant. Broke yet determined, she pushes aside feelings of guilt, pretends to [...]
 
Book: Mothers, Sons, Beloveds, and Other Strangers - A collection of short stories by Janie Dempsey Watts
Fifteen short stories by novelist Janie Dempsey Watts including "Erice," William Faulkner-William Wisdom finalist. Set in the South, California, and Europe, these stories feature characters facing inner and outer journeys that often do not go as expected. Why did Sadie's mother run away? And when will she return? Must a teenage girl learn the truth about her daddy the hard way? Why must a bride's [...]
 
Book: Swearing Allegiance (The Carmody Saga Book 1) by Jana Petken
Winner of the 2017 outstanding historical book of the year, The IAN Awards - Silver Medallist, the 2017 Readers' Favourite Awards - The 2017 Finalist, Indie Excellence Awards. The multi-award-winning author of The Guardian of Secrets, Dark Shadows, and The Errant Flock presents the Multi Award Winning, Swearing Allegiance: The Carmody Saga. "A rich, eloquent story of love and betrayal set during [...]
 
Book: Strangers In Another Country by Lawrence Gordon Taylor
Set in the late 60s and two ethnically different environments (London and Stockholm), this collection of two short stories and two novellas describes social and personal problems encountered by the four protagonists respectively: Betty, Binky, Charlie, and Moby - the men are fictionalised expatriates from the Caribbean. Themes are dreams, loneliness, alienation, disappointment and the lack of [...]
 
Book: Eva Gore Booth, The Other Sister - The Remarkable Sybling of Constance Markievicz by Brighid O'Sullivan
Why would a wealthy Anglo/Irish woman choose to leave the splendor of her large exquisite family home nestled in the lush green hills of Ireland, her own private gardens, and a fairy tale palace where everyone loved her, to live in the slums of Manchester? By the late 19th century, Europe was not only a battlefield, but living conditions of many European cities were only slightly better to those [...]
 
Book: Al's London & Dublin Holiday - Day-by-Day Travel Journal by Allen Pollens
Travel Book Chronicles Day-by-Day Two-Week Holiday in London and Dublin. Join Al on his holiday in London and Dublin. Witness Al's day-to-day trials and joys including his airport experiences. In London, be with Al as he revisits some of his favorite places from past trips. Be with him, as well, when he takes in what he missed earlier, like a ride on the London Eye and Regent's Park. The best is [...]
 
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