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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • The Speed of Life

    by James Victor Jordan
    THE SPEED OF LIFE is high-octane literary fiction. It asks: “What happens when a horrendous crime threatens a mother’s love for her son? An old Florida family and those in their orbit get caught in a torrent of passion, a deadly legal system, and the mythology of the Everglades, which runs as deep as this story does. Propulsive, evocative, beautiful writing.” Tom Holland, screenwriter of Psycho II, writer-director of Fright Night, Child’s Play, Stephen King’s Thinner
  • A Summer of Fever and Freedom

    by Chelsey Engel
    At eighteen years old, Jane is teetering on the cusp of womanhood, a rite of passage complicated and painful for even the most stable of hearts. For Jane, who is anxiously awaiting her brother’s return from the war in Vietnam, the heavy journey is cracking her already fragile foundation. When she attends a party in Greenwich Village and meets twenty-three-year-old gay rights and anti-war activist Maria, the ground threatens to crumble completely under the weight of unexpected infatuation and des... more
  • The Wild Weed

    by Jack W.
    “The Wild Weed” focuses on marijuana and ayahuasca, a Peruvian vine that cures mental health issues. While friends distribute illegal medicine from an underground business on Cape Cod, conflict surfaces with the systematic shutdown of pot cops and failed political weed controls. Humor and intimacy creates a lighthearted byline.
  • The Wild Weed

    by Jack Whalen
  • The First Village

    by Ian M. Evans

    An entertaining and lively tale of love and ambition set around the end of the Roman occupation of Britain, AD 383 and the threats it brings to a dependent way of life. A strong backstory is the force of the new state religion, Christianity.

    Wales AD 383 is the most remote province of Roman-occupied Britain, colonised for over 300 years. Magnus Maximus, known to the Celts as Macsen Wledig, has grown restless with his role as general of the Roman army in Britannia. His nights are broken ... more

  • The Peregrine's Odyssey

    by Michael Kleinfall
    “It is not lawful to be a Christian. ”These four words hung over the head of every Christian for the first three centuries of the nascent Church of the Christos, the God-man. In 116 AD during the reign of the Emperor Trajan, Ignatius, bishop of Antioch in Syria, heard those four words that sentenced him to death in the Roman Colosseum. His condemnation and martyrdom were witnessed by his closest friend, Gaius Segusiavus, the “Peregrine.” Throughout the course of twenty years, from that night in... more
  • Aphrodite's Stand

    by Sandra Scott
    When Dr. Andra Williams, an African-American beauty fall for and marry handsome Jayson Theonopilus, who is set to share an inheritance to an overseas olive oil dynasty, they believe their love will conquer all -- including racism. Six months into the marriage, Jayson’s older brother Stefano summon him home. Andra promptly take a leave of absence to accompany him to Greece where she will finally meet her in-laws face-to-face. Although their trip promise the elegance of a stately Grecian villa... more
  • The Master of Whites

    by Roger A. Schrenk
    In the late 90s, recent grad, Randy Shephard, becomes the “do-it-all” assistant to a suddenly-successful DC interior designer, Bryan Bennet, who has a plan to be BIG! To please his boss and push him onto the national stage in less than a year, Randy has to renovate his delapidated former embassy, fend off his needy clients and launch his furniture collection while simultaneously enduring his boss’ daily, self-centered tantrums and a Pandora’s box full of chaos and misadventures.
  • 10 World Wonders

    by Gene Lipen
  • Brief Interludes

    by Kelly Ferjutz
    Short stories were once very popular. Who knows why or when they suddenly became anathema to the publishing world? One day a few years ago, while looking for something else entirely, I stumbled over my cache of short stories, which represent nearly every genre of fiction -- in short form. There are 19 stories altogether, ranging from 477 words to 6694 words. They include a mystery, plus contemporary, Medieval and Western, in long and short romances set around a holiday. There should be somet... more
  • 6 Must-Ask Questions When Interviewing an SEO Agency

    by Emma Marie
    The need for SEO is brought about by the need to stay on top of your competitor. You need a strong online presence which will translate to the increase in revenue for your business. It starts with hiring the right manpower to manage your SEO needs. However, not every SEO company will be the right fit for your small business. You thus have to ask the right questions and they include:

    Can I see your portfolio for past projects or clients?

    It is similar to reviews. Y... more
  • When Justin Saved the Day: A Story in Poetry to Read Aloud Inspired by a Real-Life Adventure

    by Steve Cunningham
    This story in rhyming poetry, inspired by the real-life adventure of an unlikely hero, is for reading aloud to children. They will be captivated to hear you recite it, and to see the drawings, as they follow Justin on his amazing journey to save his aquarium friends. This book will also connect you with the joy of reading verse aloud to your children, especially as a part of their bedtime ritual.
  • Owen - Book One of the Tudor Trilogy

    by Tony Riches

    Based on the true story of a forgotten hero, OWEN is the epic tale of one young man’s incredible courage and resilience as he changes the course of English history.

    England 1422: Owen Tudor, a Welsh servant, waits in Windsor Castle to meet his new mistress, the beautiful and lonely Queen Catherine of Valois, widow of the warrior king, Henry V. Her infant son is crowned King of England and France, and while the country simmers on the brink of civil war, Owen becomes her protector.<... more

  • Henry

    by Tony Riches

    Finalist for the Amazon Storyteller Award

    Bosworth 1485: After victory against King Richard III, Henry Tudor becomes King of England. Rebels and pretenders plot to seize his throne. The barons resent his plans to curb their power and he wonders who he can trust. He hopes to unite Lancaster and York through marriage to the beautiful Elizabeth of York.

    With help from his mother, Lady Margaret Beaufort, he learns to keep a fragile peace. He chooses a Spanish Princess, Catherine of Ar... more

  • Jasper - Book Two of the Tudor Trilogy

    by Tony Riches
    Following the best-selling historical fiction novel OWEN – Book One of The Tudor Trilogy, this is the incredible story, based on actual events, of Owen’s son Jasper Tudor, who changes the history of England forever. England 1461: The young King Edward of York has taken the country by force from King Henry VI of Lancaster. Sir Jasper Tudor, Earl of Pembroke, flees the massacre of his Welsh army at the Battle of Mortimer’s Cross and plans a rebellion to return his half-brother King Henry to the... more

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