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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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< 3 4 5 6
The Bootlegger's Goddaughter
ISBN: 9781459814134
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, Gina works to uncover a bootlegging operation that threatens to jeopardize her wedding.
The B-Team: The Case of the Angry First Wife
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 Fall Guy
ISBN: 9781554698356
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL670L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
Handyman Cedric O'Toole is set up to take the fall for a murder he didn't commit. He'll need all his inventive powers to save himself.
The Goddaughter
ISBN: 9781459801257
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
A young gemologist who happens to be related to the local mob is reluctantly recruited to smuggle diamonds across the border…with hilarious consequences.
The Goddaughter Caper
ISBN: 9781459810532
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this work of crime fiction, Gina Gallo, mob goddaughter and unwilling sleuth, gets drawn into a body caper mystery against her better judgement.
The Goddaughter Does Vegas
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
The Goddaughter's Revenge
ISBN: 9781459804876
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 136
Price: $9.95
When Gina Gallo discovers that someone has been switching real gems for fakes in the jewelry of some of her best customers, she takes matters into her own hands.
The Innocence Device
ISBN: 9781459807488
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
In a dystopian future where there are only prisoners and those who guard them, a young man survives an uprising and stumbles toward the freedom he’s never known.
The Middle Ground
ISBN: 9781459818187
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this short novel, Missy Turner's ordinary life is turned upside down.
The Next Sure Thing
ISBN: 9781554699001
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
A young blues guitar player risks everything when he signs on to pick winning horses at the race track for a violent mobster.
The Night Thief
ISBN: 9781459808669
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
Pages: 144
Price: $9.95
In this murder mystery, handyman Cedric O’Toole sets out to solve who is raiding his farm and becomes embroiled in a family tragedy.
The Second Wife
ISBN: 9781554698325
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers
HL570L
Pages: 128
Price: $9.95
A cop with a boring desk job tries to solve a case that might save her ex-husband from a lifetime jail sentence.
< 3 4 5 6


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