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Like Coffee and Doughnuts

By Elle Parker
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  • Publisher : Kensington Publishing Corp.
  • Isbn : 0982417055
  • Pages : 307
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 866
  • File Pdf: like-coffee-and-doughnuts.pdf

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First in the series featuring a private investigator embarking on a dangerous case—and an odd-couple romance with his very first boyfriend . . . Dino Martini is an old-school detective in a modern world. Sure, he may do most of his work on a computer, but he carries a gun, drives a convertible, and lives on the beach in Florida. His best friend and mechanic, Seth Donnelly, will back him in a fight, and there’s not a lot more Martini could ask from life. But things are about to change in a big way. A dangerous case and a new apartment are just the start. His friendship with Donnelly has suddenly turned into something more. Messy and sarcastic, he may be Martini’s total opposite, but the longtime affection between them is heating up and turning physical—and the private investigator has to figure out whether he can handle having a boyfriend at all, let alone one who’s also his best friend. Then, their investigation takes a terrifying turn, and Martini must face his feelings head on . . . Filled with steamy sex, suspenseful action, and lots of laughs, Like Coffee and Doughnuts is a lively blend of hard-edged mystery and budding romance between two unforgettable characters.

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  • File Pdf: who-needs-donuts.pdf

Book Summary:

Sam’s love of donuts takes him to the Big City where he makes friends with Mr. Bikferd, a world class collector of donuts. But when Mr. Bikferd falls in love with Pretzel Annie, the prophecy of an old homeless woman comes true: “Who needs donuts when you’ve got love?” Mr. Bikferd bequeaths his donut collection to Sam, who uses it to save the old homeless woman from drowning in a basement flooded with coffee. This is a reissue of Mark Alan Stamaty’s masterpiece of the absurd, first published 30 years ago and out of print nearly as long. With an illustration style that mixes a benign Hieronymus Bosch with an urban Where’s Waldo?, Stamaty’s off-the-wall humor is on target for little kids and big kids today.

Brotherhood of Corruption

By Juan Antonio Juarez
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Chicago Review Press
  • Isbn : 1613741413
  • Pages : 320
  • Category : Biography & Autobiography
  • Reads : 784
  • File Pdf: brotherhood-of-corruption.pdf

Book Summary:

A former Chicago cop exposes shocking truths about the abuses of power within the city's police department in this memoir of violence, drugs, and men with badges. Juarez becomes a police officer because he wants to make a difference in gang-infested neighborhoods; but, as this book reveals, he ends up a corrupt member of the most powerful gang of all—the Chicago police force. Juarez shares the horrific indiscretions he witnessed during his seven years of service, from the sexually predatory officer, X, who routinely stops beautiful women for made-up traffic offenses and flirts with domestic violence victims, to sadistic Locallo, known on the streets as Locoman, who routinely stops gang members and beats them senseless. Working as a narcotics officer, Juarez begins to join his fellow officers in crossing the line between cop and criminal, as he takes advantage of his position and also becomes a participant in a system of racial profiling legitimized by the war on drugs. Ultimately, as Juarez discusses, his conscience gets the better of him and he tries to reform, only to be brought down by his own excesses. From the perspective of an insider, he tells of widespread abuses of power, random acts of brutality, and the code of silence that keeps law enforcers untouchable.

Human Relations and Law Enforcement

By Larry Miller,Michael Braswell,John Whitehead
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Waveland Press
  • Isbn : 1478639547
  • Pages : 218
  • Category : Political Science
  • Reads : 645
  • File Pdf: human-relations-and-law-enforcement.pdf

Book Summary:

Law enforcement professionals encounter multiple challenges. The experiential case-study approach of Human Relations and Law Enforcement—honed through seven editions—places readers in hypothetical problem situations. Scenarios invite reflection and prompt a deeper understanding of the nature of law enforcement work. Concise but thorough introductions set the stage for thoughtful analysis of police-community relations, crisis intervention, interacting with juveniles, effective contact with the emotionally distressed, coping with stress, making ethical decisions, and administrative responsibilities. Case commentaries and questions stimulate discussion about possible courses of action and potential outcomes.

Her Donut Shifters

By Mia Harlan
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Mia Books
  • Isbn : 1777813808
  • Pages :
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 977
  • File Pdf: her-donut-shifters.pdf

Book Summary:

My name is Jetta, and I'm not a psychopath. I just hate donuts. When the Squishy Shifters Donut Emporium opens down the street from my house, I want it gone. Can one sugary drink, three delicious donut shifters, and a few dozen sugary treats change my mind? Or will my hatred for donuts get between me and my fated mates? Her Donut Shifters is a short fun-filled steamy reverse harem romcom featuring a witch who hates donuts and three shifters who love them. It stands alone and comes complete with quirky characters, laugh-out-loud moments, shenanigan with donuts, and a happily-ever-after. Grab a sugary treat and dig in!

Tender Is LeVine

By Andrew Bergman
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Isbn : 1453244581
  • Pages : 288
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 184
  • File Pdf: tender-is-levine.pdf

Book Summary:

When their maestro is kidnapped, an orchestra hires Jack LeVine to find him Jack LeVine has been in a vicious funk since his father died in 1948. But after more than a year sulking in his apartment, joylessly listening to ball games, news reports, and classical music programs on the radio, the private detective has gone back to work in his freshly renovated office. His depression has passed, but those months glued to the radio are about to come in handy. His first client is a German violinist, who visits LeVine out of concern for his maestro, Toscanini, the famous conductor of the NBC Symphony Orchestra. The maestro’s memory is slipping, his conducting style has changed, and his eyesight is suddenly better than it used to be. The violinist suspects that the conductor has disappeared and been replaced by a double. It’s an outlandish suspicion, but LeVine takes the case. After all, somebody has to pay for his new office. Soon enough, LeVine finds out that organized crime is playing the tune . . .

Explorer's Guide Maine (19th Edition) (Explorer's Complete)

By Nancy English,Christina Tree
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : The Countryman Press
  • Isbn : 1682683109
  • Pages : 592
  • Category : Travel
  • Reads : 411
  • File Pdf: explorer-s-guide-maine.pdf

Book Summary:

A traveler’s must-have companion for over 30 years—a complete guide to the best of Maine Explorer’s Guide Maine is back for the 19th time, providing readers with everything they need to know for making their next trip to Maine the best one yet. This comprehensive, fully up- to- date edition guides travelers of all interests, whether they are looking to explore wildlife wonders or cultural hubs. Featuring hot spots from the southern coast (like Ogunquit and Wells), Casco Bay (Freeport), the Midcoast and the islands (Boothbay Harbor region), and Down East (Acadia area) to the western mountains and lakes region (Bethel area), the Kennebec Valley (Augusta and mid- Maine) and the Maine highlands (Aroostook County)— Explorer’s Guide Maine offers suggestions for dining, lodging, outdoor activities, art and music events, museums, and must-see sights. Whether readers are looking to soak up the sun at Old Orchard Beach, traverse the Appalachian Trail, or observe Porter Bridge over the Ossippee River, Explorer’s Guide Maine proves there is something for everyone at any time of year in the beautiful Pine Tree State.

Last Whisper

By Carlene Thompson
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : St. Martin's Paperbacks
  • Isbn : 1429909498
  • Pages : 368
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 390
  • File Pdf: last-whisper.pdf

Book Summary:

Someone is tracking her every move. A killer who knows that true nightmares never end... And that the perfect murder is always worth waiting for... Brooke Yeager's childhood ended the night she crept downstairs to find her beautiful, gentle mother, Anne, lying in a pool of blood. Standing above Anne's shattered body, a gun aimed right at the terrified little girl, was Brooke's stepfather, Zachary Tavell. Luck saved Brooke that night, and in the years since, she's managed to build a good life in Charleston, West Virginia, secure in the knowledge that Zach is behind bars. Until the night another woman is murdered—a woman who looks just like Brooke. Zach Tavell has escaped from prison, and this time, Brooke will need much more than luck to survive. As the police search for Tavell, Brooke is shaken by a string of gruesome deaths and disturbing messages linked to her mother's murder. Everyone she has ever cared about is in danger. And soon it's clear that the nightmare that began fifteen years ago won't be over until Brooke comes face to face with a monstrous evil that's closer, and more cunning, than she ever imagined... "Thompson creates smart, interesting characters the reader cares about within a gripping suspense story."—Judith Kelman, author of After the Fall "Intriguing...brims with madness and creepy thrills." —RT BOOKclub Magazine on Share No Secrets

I Love My Work But, I Hate My Job

By Richard Werre
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : iUniverse
  • Isbn : 059577704X
  • Pages : 224
  • Category : Business & Economics
  • Reads : 443
  • File Pdf: i-love-my-work-but-i-hate-my-job.pdf

Book Summary:

I Love My Work But, I Hate My Job will provide something of interest for every member of the workforce, from those in positions of power, to those assigned to the maintenance function of the organization. Principles contained in the book are as applicable to the employees of an organization of three, as they are to those working in a major conglomerate, and to all levels in between. The book will capture the interest of the vast majority of employees who will discover how to rise above the circumstances created by oppression and incompetence in the workplace.

With Love at Christmas

By Carole Matthews
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Sphere
  • Isbn : 0748123636
  • Pages : 464
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 742
  • File Pdf: with-love-at-christmas.pdf

Book Summary:

Can the imperfect family really have the perfect Christmas? Juliet Joyce adores Christmas. She loves the presents, the tree, the turkey, the tinsel, everything. Already the festive spirit is upon her, which is just as well as this Christmas things are starting to get out of hand. Her son Tom is out of work and bringing home a slew of unsuitable partners; pregnant daughter Chloe and her little boy have moved back in; Juliet's father, Frank, is getting over a heartbreak of his own and Rita, her eccentric mother, is behaving more erratically each day. And has the chaos got too much for Juliet's husband Rick? With the big day fast approaching, Juliet hopes that she can stop everything spiralling out of control, because the only thing she wants is her family all around her and her home to be filled WITH LOVE AT CHRISTMAS. Also contains Carole's top tips for surviving a family Christmas!

The Land God Gave to Cain

By Hammond Innes
  • Format : Pdf, ePub, Mobi, Kindle
  • Publisher : Open Road Media
  • Isbn : 150404097X
  • Pages : 255
  • Category : Fiction
  • Reads : 249
  • File Pdf: the-land-god-gave-to-cain.pdf

Book Summary:

A young man battles the odds to rescue a lost explorer on Canada’s remote Labrador Peninsula in this “literate and exciting adventure story” (Kirkus Reviews). Radio operator James Ferguson was seriously wounded in a bombing mission during World War II. A piece of shrapnel buried in his spine, Ferguson was paralyzed, his brain damaged, and his voice silenced forever. But he never gave up fighting. For the rest of his life, Ferguson devoted himself to ham radio, tapping out messages to strangers in Canada, a passion no one in his family understood. But when he dies without ever connecting to his son, Ian, his final message will change the boy’s life forever. Beside the radio, Ian finds his father’s last transmission: a distress call received from the isolated Labrador Peninsula, where the survivor of a lost expedition still cries out for rescue. The authorities dismiss the story as impossible, so Ian must journey to Labrador himself. In the endless frozen landscape, he will risk his life to save another—and prove his father right. To research The Land God Gave to Cain, author Hammond Innes trekked across rough country, hearing the stories of the men who risked their lives to tame the exotic land. Innes was a master at weaving research, landscape, and heart-pounding action into some of the greatest thrillers of all time.