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$0.99 on 12/4/2019 – The Shop on Peculiar Hill by Grimly Darkwood

Book One in the ‘Vale of Strange' series

When a young booy called Peter comes to live with his aunt and uncle at the shop on Peculiar Hill, he has a lot to learn. What are bogeys and heeble-greebs and the other fierce creatures which live in the nearby Vale of Strange? Why is it so important to wear a hat and sturdy boots? And what is this stuff called strangeness which comes bubbling out of the ground?

When Peter discovers the dark secret which lurks at the heart of this place, he finds his efforts to make things better do not go according to plan. He sets out to make amends with the aid of his new friend Amanda, but how can he know that requesting her help will prove to be a very big mistake?

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$FREE on 12/2/2019 – Toothless Jim by J. S. Lome

When a Crowd of Strangers Calls you Captain . . . 

Sixteen-year old Miles is born with a desire for battle and forced to wash dishes . . . But when wild and dangerous Toothless Jim washes ashore, Miles finds himself captain of a crew loyal to Longfellow Jim. Touting new talents, he is handed the weight of the dangerous mission to uncover Marco Polo's mythical silver. If Miles can't find a way to steal the treasure and connive with the other buccaneers, the ancient treasure will fall into the hands of the terrible tyrant, Telescope Jim who rules the South Seas in wrathful vengeance.

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$FREE on 11/23/2019 – Telescope Jim by J. S. Lome

The Buccaneer Left a Hatchet in My Guitar . . .

When secret buccaneer, Longfellow Jim, includes a misfit teen in his conning scheme, sixteen-year old “Miles” is unintentionally involved in a plot of stealing treasure. Miles, who has been exiled to the South Seas for bad behavior, is quickly mistaken for a notorious pirate and is forced to join the buccaneer in his treasure-stealing scheme. Little does he know, a giant by the name of Telescope Jim lurks in the South Seas hunting the same treasure. Will Miles survive a battle of trickery, deception, and double-crossing between the two outlaws? Or will he become a casualty of the giant Telescope's cut-throat crew?

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$FREE on 11/16/2019 – Submarine Jim by J. S. Lome

The Shark they Hunted had a Map inside . . .

Miles the Mutineer is trying to stay out of trouble and when a gang of convicts track a shark to his door, he can't help shying away . . . until the shark proves to be hiding a map to the largest treasure in the South Seas. Taking a bag of sea-darts and a shark-whistle, Miles joins an old pirate buddy in the hunt for treasure through a network of shipwrecks, where the key to survival may be joining their enemies. But will joining the shark-hunters mean encountering greater dangers than cut-throat convicts? Will it mean fighting the giant sea beast that guards the treasure?

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$0.99 on 10/31/2019 – Young Ebenezer: Confronts the School Bully by Rose English

‘A Halloween treat, much better than sweets.’

A time for candy and costumes,
pumpkins and ‘Trick or Treat’.
But beware of the bully
lurking just down the street.

Ebenezer is really excited! It’s his first Halloween to go out ‘Trick or Treating’. Jacob Marley is excited too, but this school bully plans to steal all the kids’ sweets.Can Eb and his friends, along with the magical clock Grandfather Time teach Jacob the error of his ways? Or is the boy doomed to a life of crime, just like his wicked father?

The story of ‘Ebenezer and the Bully’ is a magical rhyming tale of behaviour matters, and the importance of being kind. It’s a treat for families to share or for reading alone, aimed at children aged 8-12 years old. With characters loosely based around the Charles Dickens classic ‘A Christmas Carol’, you’ll meet the Ghost of Christmas Past – a golden red puppy named Miss Ruby Heart – along with the Grim Reaper who will surprise Jacob by revealing his future self.

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$FREE on 10/26/2019 – Toothless Jim by J. S. Lome

When a Crowd of Strangers Calls you Captain . . . 

Sixteen-year old Miles is born with a desire for battle and forced to wash dishes . . . But when wild and dangerous Toothless Jim washes ashore, Miles finds himself captain of a crew loyal to Longfellow Jim. Touting new talents, he is handed the weight of the dangerous mission to uncover Marco Polo's mythical silver. If Miles can't find a way to steal the treasure and connive with the other buccaneers, the ancient treasure will fall into the hands of the terrible tyrant, Telescope Jim who rules the South Seas in wrathful vengeance.

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$FREE on 10/18/2019 – Telescope Jim by J. S. Lome Telescope Jim fawkesmalone@gmail.com

The Buccaneer Left a Hatchet in My Guitar . . . 
A misfit teen is exiled to the South Seas for bad behavior . . . But when secret buccaneer, Longfellow Jim includes him in a conning scheme, his tendency for bad behavior gets the best of him. Before he knows it, sixteen-year old “Miles” unintentionally is involved in a plot of stealing treasure, and when authorities mistake him for a notorious pirate, he is forced to join Longfellow Jim. Little does he know, a mysterious giant lurks in the waters of the South Seas seeking treasure. Stuck between the two outlaws, will Miles survive a battle of trickery, deception, and double-crossing? Or will he become food to the savage Giant's cannibal tastes?

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$FREE on 10/12/2019 – Submarine Jim by J. S. Lome

The Shark they Hunted had a Map inside . . .

Miles the Mutineer is trying to stay out of trouble and when a gang of convicts track a shark to his door, he can't help shying away . . . until the shark proves to be hiding a map to the largest treasure in the South Seas. Taking a bag of sea-darts and a shark-whistle, Miles joins an old pirate buddy in the hunt for treasure through a network of shipwrecks, where the key to survival may be joining their enemies. But will joining the shark-hunters mean encountering greater dangers than cut-throat convicts? Will it mean fighting the giant sea beast that guards the treasure?

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$FREE on 9/29/2019 – Geronimo Jim by J. S. Lome

The Dead Shark had a Man Inside . . .

Being a secret pirate is no easy thing for Sixteen-year old Miles who is a dishwasher in the South Seas. . . But when an escaped convict floats ashore in the body of a shark, his fate changes. Fighting back horrors of a life of boredom, he is thrust into a dangerous plot involving a stolen map, a crashed glider, and a sunken ship. But Telescope Jim has newly-constructed ships, and is hunting the rebellious pirates in search of their treasure. And a secret twist will change everything for Miles when his love interest comes between the treasure and his heart.

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$FREE on 9/21/2019 – Toothless Jim by J. S. Lome

When a Crowd of Strangers Calls you Captain . . . 

Sixteen-year old Miles is born with a desire for battle and forced to wash dishes . . . But when wild and dangerous Toothless Jim washes ashore, Miles finds himself captain of a crew loyal to Longfellow Jim.

The Author / Publisher advised that this title was available for $FREE (or local equivalent), discounted from $2.99 on 9/21/2019 at the following retailers:

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