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Vigilantes and the Media: 8 Horrific True Crime Stories of Vigilantes by Ryan Becker (Sea Vision Publishing)

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Offered by RyanBecker (publisher): Hi everyone,

This is my book in my true crime series called "Murder for Justice" I am giving away some free copies for those of you who love true crime stories. It is a short book so it will be a quick horrific experience. Warning: graphic content

Grab a copy, if this is your cup of tea.

Thank you,
Ryan

Description: Have you ever imagined the life of a vigilante to be exciting?
Do you see them as righters of wrongs and seekers of justice?
Or are they something more sinister?
Vigilantes occupy a curious space in our collective psyche. On one hand, they are seen as
almost modern knights, seeking truth and justice where the law has failed, while on the other
they are no better than the criminals they seek, operating outside of normal societal
conventions.
In this book, Vigilantes and the Media: 8 Horrific True Crime Stories of Vigilantes, we
examine the lives of real vigilantes who often had their own agendas, like:
 Manuel Pardo Jr, who killed drug dealers and other criminals
 Pedro Filho who tackled Brazil’s murderers and rapists with a ruthless brutality
 Patrick Drum, who killed pedophiles for fun
 Bernard Goetz who became tired of New York’s subway muggers and exacted his
own revenge
 Barry Gilton and Lupe Mercado who took revenge on a gang only for their own
sordid lives to be revealed
Each of the cases examined is true and each one of the vigilantes portrayed has their own
shocking secret and motive behind their actions.
Read on and be amazed at how these people took the law into their own hands, often for the
most spurious of reasons and often for their own gain as well.

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Spanish Short Stories For Beginners: 20 Short Stories For Spanish Learners by Lingo Mastery

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Offered by kekmaw (publisher): This is a review copy of the E-book. Please only apply if you are able and intend to leave a review once you've read it.

Description: Finding material for your Spanish immersion can be a nightmare.

We know how you feel, and we’ve addressed it!

Spanish students regularly have to go through the toughest experiences to find proper reading material that isn’t too tough for them — as teachers, we know this.

This is why we’ve created Spanish Short Stories for Beginners to ensure that young and old students at the Beginner level can have yet another chance to immerse themselves into fun and interactive stories designer for you, the student.

Twenty easy-to-read, entertaining and interesting stories await inside, along with the best tools to help you practice once you’re done reading each tale. Our book will ensure you not only can read something that will expand your knowledge on Spanish but that you will understand and be able to pick it apart piece by piece in your quest for learning.

How Spanish Short Stories for Beginners works:

• Each story will involve an important lesson of the tools in the Spanish language (Nouns, Pronouns, Future Tense, Going Shopping, and more), involving an interesting and entertaining story with realistic dialogues and day-to-day situations.
• The summaries follow: a synopsis in Spanish and in English of what you just read, both to review the lesson and for you to see if you understood what the tale was about.
• At the end of those summaries, you’ll be provided with a list of the most relevant vocabulary involved in the lesson, as well as slang and sayings that you may not have understood at first glance!
• Finally, you’ll be provided with a set of tricky questions in Spanish, providing you with the chance to prove that you learned something in the story. Don’t worry if you don’t know the answer to any — we will provide them immediately after, but no cheating!

Do you think you can handle it? If the answer is yes, then you’re definitely on your way to becoming a Spanish speaker, and we’ll certainly make that dream come true!

We recommend this book for Spanish learners at A2 level and above as it is designed for students with a basic understanding of Spanish.

So look no further! Pick up your copy of Spanish Short Stories for Beginners and start learning Spanish right now!

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Conversational Italian Dialogues: Over 100 Italian Conversations and Short Stories by Lingo Mastery

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Description: Is conversational Italian turning a little too tricky for you?

Do you have no idea how to order a meal or book a room at a hotel?

If your answer to any of the previous questions was ‘Yes’, then this book is for you!

If there’s even been something tougher than learning the grammar rules of a new language, it’s finding the way to speak with other people in that tongue. Any student knows this – we can try our best at practicing, but you always want to avoid making embarrassing mistakes or not getting your message through correctly.

‘How do I get out of this situation?’ many students ask themselves, to no avail, but no answer is forthcoming.
Until now.

We have compiled MORE THAN ONE HUNDRED conversational Italian stories for Beginners along with their translations, allowing new Italian speakers to have the necessary tools to begin studying how to set a meeting, rent a car or tell a doctor that they don’t feel well. We’re not wasting time here with conversations that don’t go anywhere: if you want to know how to solve problems (while learning a ton of Italian along the way, obviously), this book is for you!

How Conversational Italian Dialogues works:

• Each new chapter will have a fresh, new story between two people who wish to solve a common, day-to-day issue that you will surely encounter in real life.
• An Italian version of the conversation will take place first, followed by an English translation. This ensures that you fully understood just what it was that they were saying.
• Before and after the main section of the book, we shall provide you with an introduction and conclusion that will offer you important strategies, tips and tricks to allow you to get the absolute most out of this learning material.
• That’s about it! Simple, useful and incredibly helpful; you will NOT need another conversational Italian book once you have begun reading and studying this one!

We want you to feel comfortable while learning the tongue; after all, no language should be a barrier for you to travel around the world and expand your social circles!

So look no further! Pick up your copy of Conversational Italian Dialogues and start learning Italian right now!

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Tierra and the Warrior by Ellen Bard (Parchment Publishing)

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Offered by EllenBard (publisher): Ebook version of Tierra and the Warrior, the second in The Energetics Series, where love and loyalty must stand strong against vengeance and danger. If you win, and you haven't already read Blaize and the Warrior, the first in the series, this can also be included.

A giveaway that's perfect Valentine's day reading!

Can be sent as a mobi, an ePub or a PDF.

Description: Caught at the centre of a dramatic prophecy, the safety that Tierra has wrapped around herself for the last few decades of her long life has been shattered. On top of that, her long-standing crush on her best friend has turned into something she can no longer ignore. Always happier looking after others, she finds she needs to step out of her comfort zone, and fast. She’s a Master in both her energies - if she can just remember how to use them.

Fintan loves the thrill of danger, risk and battle. But the prophecy doesn’t just include him, it includes his friends - the only people he calls family. He’s ready to fight to protect them, but what he isn’t ready for is for the idea of Tierra in danger. A mysterious teenager seems to have the key to some of the prophecy’s secrets. Tierra is a lot better suited than Fintan to coaxing the information out of the frightened girl - but that’s going to put her smack in the middle of the fight.

Is Tierra brave enough to put herself front and centre in the conflict?

And is Fintan hero enough to let her?

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How to Raise a Good Kid by Starbuck O'Dwyer (Green Chair Publishing)

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Offered by StarbuckODwyer (publisher): A smashwords coupon will be delivered promptly to the winners so that they may download the book in the format of their choice. For funny stories and other special promotions,please follow Starbuck on Goodreads, Facebook and Twitter. Thank you.

Description: Read the book that has been translated into 8 languages so far and has been both a category and national best-seller in China. Named an Indie Reader Discovery Awards finalist (parenting) and a Foreword Reviews Book of the Year finalist (both humor and essay categories), How to Raise a Good Kid is not a conventional "how-to" but rather a collection of 23 humorous and heartfelt stories about the challenges and joys of growing up for both parents and children. Over 4 star average after hundreds of reviews on all platforms. Truly special.

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Goliath Gets Up by Starbuck O'Dwyer (Green Chair Publishing)

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Description: Named one of only two 5-star finalists for the 2012 Indie Reader Discovery Awards in the humor category, Goliath Gets Up is one of the funniest books you will ever read. Indie Reader describes it as sidesplitting read "in which you find yourself shamelessly and boisterously cheering for the most outrageous band of misfits to ever have a dream." The story of "friends-by circumstance who decide they must do something important in order to change their lives," Goliath is a rollicking underdog tale about a misguided attempt to bring the Academy Awards ceremony to Rochester, NY and to save the city in the process. Not to be missed.

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High School Dance (How to Raise a Good Kid Book 2) by Starbuck O'Dwyer (Green Chair Publishing)

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Offered by StarbuckODwyer (publisher): A smashwords coupon will be delivered to the winners promptly. Please like or follow Starbuck on his Facebook page and/or follow him on Twitter and Goodreads for updates on new publications and giveaways and to read his blog. Ratings and/or reviews on the platform(s) of your choice is very much appreciated. Thank you.

Description: 2016 Global Ebook Awards Gold Medalist (humor/comedy), 2016 Foreword INDIES Book of the Year Finalist (humor), and the sequel to HOW TO RAISE A GOOD KID. Few times in life are more memorable than junior and senior high school. Humiliation, heartbreak and failure are abundant, and that’s on a good day. No matter who you are, coming of age is exciting, confusing and sometimes downright dangerous, and High School Dance, Starbuck O’Dwyer’s collection of meaningful stories about these formative years, captures the agony and ecstasy in his inimitable style. A companion title to How to Raise a Good Kid, O’Dwyer’s award-winning memoir about the trials and tribulations of his elementary school years, High School Dance is both hysterical and heartfelt and will leave you laughing aloud and remembering what it’s like to be young, wild and free.

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Fall of the Cities: Planting the Orchard by Vance Huxley (Entrada Publishing)

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Offered by EntradaPublishing (publisher): Explore the world that's changed as we know it. Book 1 of the Fall of the Cities series continues with three more books (for now).

Description: The world is falling apart.

Terrorists spark a worldwide oil and gas crisis while imports grind to a halt. Europe and Britain are erupting into chaos as food runs out and desperate people take matters into their own hands.

As the government begins to seal off rioting parts of the city, Corporal Harry Miller takes an offered discharge to get his sister and her kids to safety. But he’s not fast enough. Trapped in the city with a rag-tag collection of ordinary citizens, Harry struggles to create a small pocket of stability - a place to ride out the coming confrontation between rioters and the Army, and save themselves from complete annihilation.

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Whispers of the Past by Lena Roach (Entrada Publishing)

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Offered by EntradaPublishing (publisher): Enjoy this clean romance from author Lena Roach with Entrada Publishing.

Description: On her last night at as owner and manager of her family’s antique business, a stranger arrives at Tessa’s doorstep with an impossible dream: find and replace a one-of-a-kind chair. Having lost more in his life than just a chair, Brian convinces Tessa to procure and restore the furnishing for his stately family home. With conflicting feelings of attraction for Brian and an embarrassment for her uncle’s dishonesty, Tessa tries to begin her life anew. But the main women in Brian’s life, his beautiful business partner Simone and his sister Darrie don’t want the complication that Tessa brings. They want the family home sold, not restored and will stop at nothing to get their way. Can Tessa do the impossible? Find and replace these antique pieces as well as show Brian that Christians really are good people and find a little love along the way?

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None of the Above by Michael Cocchiarale (Unsolicited Press)

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Offered by Unsolicitedpress (publisher): Unsolicited Press is a small publisher in Portland, OR and we offer free ebooks to readers who are willing to write reviews. We will send you an ebook that can be used on any device.

Description: None of the Above spans twenty seven years (1980-2007) of the life of Increase Alt, a fearful, introverted sort who does a poor job of paying attention to things that don’t directly affect his life. Throughout grade school, high school, and college, his energies become more and more directed toward his own pursuits—the study of literature, the attempt to secure a girlfriend, the forging and maintaining of relationships with his male peers. Events happening in the world, in the country, and in his hometown of Cleveland—a Reagan-Carter presidential debate, the Iran Contra scandal, the AIDS epidemic, the first Gulf War—become important only when they threaten to pull him out of his comfort zone. As a highly-educated adult, he returns to the town of his birth to discover he still has much to learn, as both personal trials and traumas in the country (and world) put his maturity to the test.

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Viridian Gate Online: Side Quests by James A. Hunter (Shadow Alley Press)

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Description: The End is Coming.

An extinction-level asteroid is cannonballing toward Earth. In humanity’s final hours, a lucky few earn a one-way ticket to the brand-new, ultra-immersive, fantasy-based VRMMORPG, Viridian Gate Online. Making that leap of faith might mean survival, but it comes with a steep price tag: “Travelers” will forever be stranded as digital avatars inside a fantastical world filled with vicious monsters, all-powerful AIs, and cutthroat players. Let the games begin …

Six amazing authors. Six incredible new tales. All set in the best-selling Viridian Gate Online Universe. Side Quests is an anthology for fans, by the fans!

Included in Side Quests:
“A Gentleman’s Work” by James A. Hunter
When an Imperial Inquisitor captures a Thieves Guild Operative, Cutter must undertake a deadly rescue mission while using every grift in the book to stay one step ahead of a Headsman’s Blade. And the prize for this extraordinary quest? Nothing short of the keys to the Rowanheath Thieves Guild. Deception, subterfuge, and heavy drinking—all in a day’s work for a Gentleman …

“The Funeral Parlor” by Raymond Johnson
A young spiderling is stranded in an alien land, surrounded by hostile creatures. Forced to fight for her life in a bid to find her way home, she must transform into the predator she is destined to become or die alone and forgotten, trapped in a dark world know as the Shadowverse.

“The Raiding of Rowanheath” by J.D. Astra
The Crimson Alliance has breached the walls of Rowanheath, inciting Aleixo Carrera’s rage. Now Abby and her rag-tag invasion crew must reach the keep’s Command Center before the defending troops mobilize and shut down the takeover, else they’ll lose the battle and the war for Eldgard’s freedom.

“The Ballad of Jaro Edgewalker” by N.H. Paxton
Jaro is an assassin, and he’s good at it. But when he finds a foe that is insurmountable by normal means and uncovers a plot to destroy everything he loves, Jaro has to balance his morality with his love for his friends and make an incredibly difficult decision.

“Buried Alive” by Nicholas Reid
Carlos Vega thinks he’s escaping certain death by entering the virtual world of V.G.O., but instead he’s swallowed alive by the deadly Barren Sands. He’ll have to overcome the riddles and horrors of a long-forgotten temple in order to escape, but can he do it before the evil sealed there centuries ago finds him?

“A Final Kindness” by D.J. Bodden
Alan Campbell was a talker, not a fighter, until someone murdered his girl. He’d almost given up on finding the killers; now he’s got a fresh lead, a trio of mercenaries who outclass him in every way but his wits. He’ll cheat, bluff, and steal to get his revenge, and as one of V.G.O.’s immortal travelers, he’s willing to die trying.

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Viridian Gate Online: Nomad Soul by D.J. Bodden (Shadow Alley Press)

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Offered by Shadow-Alley-Press (publisher): Get an ebook review copy of Viridian Gate Online: Nomad Soul!

Description: If you had to choose between your life and your dreams, would you ever wake up?

Alan Campbell thought he’d gotten his dream job working on a revolutionary VRMMORPG with Osmark Technologies, until the project was canceled. He has one weekend to dive into an untested world full of intrigue, violence, and corruption to prove that Viridian Gate Online works, but the AIs running the game have their own plans for his soul.

Set a year before the events of “Viridian Gate Online: Cataclysm,” The Illusionist: Nomad Soul takes you back to when VGO was just a game, or so it seemed.

From James A. Hunter—author of Viridian Gate Online, Rogue Dungeon, and War God's Mantle—and D.J. Bodden, author of The Black Year Series, comes an epic new entry into the Expanded Universe of Viridian Gate Online that you won't want to put down!

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The Great & the Small by A. T. Balsara (Common Deer Press)

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Offered by newshelves (publisher): New Shelves is working with Common Deer Press to share The Great & the Small and request reviews.

Description: Deep below the market, in the dark tunnels no human knows exist, a war has begun. Led by the charismatic Beloved Chairman, a colony of rats plots to exterminate the ugly two-legs who have tortured them in labs, crushed them with boots, and looked at them with disgust for as long as anyone can remember.

When the Chairman’s nephew is injured and a young two-leg nurses him back to health, however, doubt about the war creeps in. Now the colony is split—obey the Chairman and infect the two-legs with the ancient sickness passed down from the Old Ones, or do the unthinkable...Rebel.

12th Annual National Indie Excellence Awards Finalist.
Purple Dragonfly Book Awards 2nd Place Winner (Sci-Fi & Fantasy category, and YA category)
2018 Moonbeam Book Awards Silver Medalist (YA - Sci-Fi/Fantasy)
2018 Literary Classics Book Awards Finalist
2018 The Elegant Quill Youth Fiction Book Award

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Golf Made Easy: A guide intended to correct common golf mistakes, etc by Nicklas Watson (Vincent St. John)

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Offered by VincentSJohn (publisher): This giveaway is intended to spotlight a new author who has used his many years in the golf industry to try and help the recreational player.

In exchange for an honest review, readers will get a behind the scenes look at why players have trouble scoring better. Do you think it's all about practice? Not the case at all as the book will indicate.

Thanking everyone in advance for their consideration.

Description: In golf made easy, readers are given tips, tricks and techniques guaranteed to lower their golf score. Some of these are common sense, but many of them involve the mental aspect of the game and will require some discipline.

For example, do you know the easiest way to lower your score? What is the one big mistake that most players make on the practice green? How about the range? These are just a few of the questions that are answered in this golf book.

By following the advice contained therein, players are virtually guaranteed to shave strokes off their game and break 100 or 90 or even 80 if you are that good.

Loads of insider information gleaned from more than 35 years working in and around golf courses and consulting with golf pros, superintendents, pro shop managers and the general public.

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