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Rapid Reads are short novels and nonfiction books for adult readers. They are intended for a diverse audience, including ESL students, reluctant readers, adults who struggle with literacy and anyone who wants a high-interest quick read. Reading levels from grade 2.0 to 6.0; Interest level ages 16+. Learn more about the Rapid Reads series.

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Never Going Back
By (author): Sam Wiebe
ISBN: 9781459825772
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, retired thief Ali is forced to do one more job for her old boss to protect her younger brother and the family business.
Coral Reef Views
By (author): Vicki Delany
ISBN: 9781459822955
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $9.95
In the work of crime fiction, paramedic Ashley Grant helps her visiting father solve the mystery of a missing neighbor.
The Italian Cure
By (author): Melodie Campbell
ISBN: 9781459821125
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
A woman travels to Italy to cure her broken heart in this short novel.
Blood Ties
By (author): Barbara Fradkin
ISBN: 9781459818255
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, country handyman Cedric O'Toole finds his life turned upside down when a stranger shows up claiming to be his brother.
The Goddaughter Does Vegas
By (author): Melodie Campbell
ISBN: 9781459821156
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, mob goddaughter Gina Gallo discovers while visiting Las Vegas that her identity has been stolen
Tiny House, Big Fix
By (author): Gail Anderson-Dargatz
ISBN: 9781459821187
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this short novel, a single mother and her teenage daughters have a hard time finding a home.
Blue Water Hues
By (author): Vicki Delany
ISBN: 9781459818019
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, paramedic Ashley Grant becomes embroiled in a murder investigation soon after being called to a fire at a beach resort.
No Return Address
By (author): Gail Anderson-Dargatz
ISBN: 9781459818583
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this short novel, a woman mourning the loss of her mother gets a mysterious package in the mail.
Murder Among the Pines
By (author): John Lawrence Reynolds
ISBN: 9781459818194
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 160
Price: $9.95
Maxine Benson, police chief in a small town, sets out to solve the murder of her ex-husband's new girlfriend in this work of crime fiction.
The B-Team: The Case of the Angry First Wife
By (author): Melodie Campbell
ISBN: 9781459818071
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
A team of vigilantes seeks to right wrongs in this lighthearted work of fiction.
The Middle Ground
By (author): Zoe Whittall
ISBN: 9781459818187
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this short novel, Missy Turner's ordinary life is turned upside down.
White Sand Blues
By (author): Vicki Delany
ISBN: 9781459815353
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
Paramedic Ashley Grant finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation while in the Victoria and Albert Islands in this work of crime fiction.
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