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Dead Giveaway Softcover
The Rescue, Hamburgers, White Folks, and Instant Celebrity . . . What You Saw on TV Doesn't Begin to Tell the Story . . .
From dishwasher to international celebrity in one afternoon . . . Charles Ramsey gives a roller coaster account of his life before, during, and after the dramatic rescue of three kidnapped women in Cleveland . . .
Global news media declared him a her . . . [Read More]
Vengeance Follows Hardcover / eBook
by Scott Lax
A young man loses the true love of his life and seeks vengeance from the man he holds responsible for his wife's death. Told with elegant simplicity, this novel of literary suspense is a tragic story of love and loss that ultimately reveals the cruel . . . [Read More]
Cleveland Summertime Memories Softcover
A Warm Look Back
What made the summertime special when growing up in Cleveland? The final school bell has rung, so put on your shades, slather on the sunscreen, and relive some of your fondest memories . . .
Taking a dip at the city pool with your best friends. Buil . . . [Read More]
Blimp Pilot Terrorizes Akron (And Other Hot Air) Softcover / eBook
by Columnist Bob Dyer of the Akron Beacon Journal
by Bob Dyer
Here's Akron, with attitude. A giant cockroach, ticket-happy traffic cops, sexting teens, bumbling politicians, prima donna sports stars . . . There are few topics that Akron Beacon Journal columnist Bob Dyer hasn't tackled head-on. His biting commen . . . [Read More]
The Year That Trembled Softcover / eBook
by Scott Lax
Both a love story and a wartime chronicle, this powerful novel reveals the effects of the Vietnam War on a group of friends living in a small town in Ohio. As the 1970 draft lottery nears, the young men must examine their views of war and consider th . . . [Read More]
No Mopes Allowed Softcover / eBook
A Small Town Police Chief Rants and Babbles about Hugs and High Fives, Meth Busts, Internet Celebrity, and Other Adventures . . .
by David Oliver
If you like no-nonsense crime-busting, straight-shooting opinions, and offbeat humor, you'll love this greatest-hits collection from surprise Internet sensation Chief David A. Oliver of the Brimfield Police Department . . .
He's been called “ the cool . . . [Read More]
A Touch of Cleveland History Softcover
Stories from the First 200 Years
by Bob Rich
These 57 short stories are an entertaining introduction to the history of Cleveland, Ohio, for natives and newcomers alike. They hit the highlights— colorful people and remarkable moments from log cabin days to an era of industrial might— and cover sub . . . [Read More]
Win, Place, or Die Hardcover / eBook
A Milan Jacovich / K.O. O'Bannion Mystery (#17)
The sudden death of a client leads private investigator Milan Jacovich (MY-lan YOCK-ovitich) and new associate Kevin “ K.O.” O'Bannion behind the scenes at a harness racing track, where they find no shortage of odd characters, suspicious activities . . . . [Read More]