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Simple Pleasures by Annette Evans
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Fisheye - A Memoir by Trish Thorpe
Set in the post-hippie/proto-disco "Me Decade" of the 1970s - when an imperiled 200-year-old America sought escape after such debacles as Vietnam, Watergate, and Nixon's resignation - FISHEYE chronicles Trish Thorpe's shocking adolescent double life and the traumatic adult years that followed. Trish starts her double life as a uniform-skirt, saddle-shoe wearing straight-A student, team captain of every sport at an elite [...]
 
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Then Came Michael - A City of Angels Romance by Sailor Penniman
Galen had no idea a weekend trip during his senior year of high school would be the reason he escaped the people who murdered his parents. Years later, he just wants a life he can count on, and, miraculously, he has it. His job as a police officer has treated him well for eleven years and lets him work on his own terms. He's happily married to an androgynously sexy woman. His best friend works on the force. On the night he [...]
 
The Gatsby Game by Anne R. Allen
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Chainsaw Honeymoon by Steven Ramirez
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Carry the One - A City of Angels Romance by Sailor Penniman
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Gold - A tale of the California gold rush by Steve Bartholomew
Sometimes you bring your own gold when you travel to the gold rush. Marcus Gale wanted only to get out of New York. Now he's bound to California and the Land of Gold. He means to get there even if it means shoveling coal all the way. He's taken a job as stoker on a steamship, without knowing what a stoker does. He finds himself caught up in a conspiracy to take over the ship, robbery, mayhem, and a pirate attack. Marcus [...]
 
Hollywood on Trial - A Legal Thriller (Rogue Legal Thriller Series Book 2) by Dale E. Manolakas
Industry secrets uncovered drugs, sex, betrayal, murder ... the power elite exposed and hunted down ... murder on trial Sexual currency, extortion, and murder the hidden life behind the cameras in Hollywood. Josh Stein, the industry's top entertainment lawyer, represents star power the price for ingenues is sex. After Josh's favorite ingenue dies on a stormy set, he replaces her in the coveted role with Kaitlin O'Keefe, a [...]
 

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