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  • Home Is a Fire

    by Jordan Nasser
    Most people would look at Derek and say he’d made it in life. A fun job, a handsome boyfriend, and an exciting life in New York City. But one night, staring at his reflection in the window of the subway as it barrels down Lexington Avenue, Derek realizes he’s fooling himself—and everyone else, too. Derek gets off the train and goes home. Only not home to his tiny Manhattan apartment, but home to Tennessee—which is definitely not NYC. Home to his family—and to all the other people he knows,... more
  • Fantastic 40 - A Collection of Micro Stories

    by Reetwika Banerjee
    “Fantastic 40” is an assortment of English micro stories (shorter than a short story) which is an amalgamation of author’s figments of imagination based on fiction works depicted in the form of crispy narrations. It contains 40 stories encircling various moods of life including love, humour, trust, revenge, happiness, anguish, sarcasm, mystery, affection, sportsmanship, friendship, thrill, romance and forgiveness. Though all the events/characters depicted in the book are purely imaginary, yet r... more
  • Dirty Quiet Money

    by Ryan E. Long
    Sophia is a blue-blooded blond from Louisiana plantation glamour. Jacky is a brutish janitor from the slums of Marseille. They both live in Paris and have shocking secrets. She is Jewish. He is a Mafia boss. In the Nazis, they have a powerful wicked enemy. By taking Jacky’s hand and fighting with him in the French Resistance, she and her son might be able to survive. However, will Jacky’s underworld make her question everything, and ruin her in the end? Ryan's family in Marseille, France, fou... more
  • Lucien and I

    by Danny Wynn
    Be Careful What You Wish For… What if you had the chance to relive your twenties the way you really wanted them to have been? Thirty-nine-year-old David is presented with that opportunity by Lucien, a charismatic young Englishman. Traveling from downtown Manhattan to Istanbul, Majorca, and the Hamptons, the two of them live a life of excess—drugs, beautiful women, and adventure—and forge a strange but great friendship. But with every journey, there comes a price; in every paradise, th... more
  • Captain Kissy-Face!: Book One in the Red Cloak Island Series

    by Joe Mosher
    On Kevin McFarland's first day at the world's only school for superheroes, he finds himself dealing with an awful new nickname, bullies with frightening powers, and a severe case of homesickness. What's in store for day two? How about a bizarre illness that spreads across the campus, sapping the powers of students and teachers alike ... except for Kevin, who becomes a suspected super villain. Now the top-secret school is locked down and Kevin will have to clear his name, earn his classmates' tr... more
  • Where the Tomorrows Go

    by Manoj S. Abraham
    Bella is a little girl who adores Gogo, her pet dog. When she learns of Gogo’s sudden passing, she experiences some difficult thoughts and emotions for the first time. With some help from her parents, Bella opens her mind and heart to discover the happiness that lies beyond grief. The loss of life is difficult to understand and accept, for adults and children alike. This book is a journey of the heart that parents can use as a tool to have a meaningful conversation about this emotional subject w... more
  • The Adventures of Daniel

    by Rene Ghazarian

    The Adventures of Daniel consists of five(5) children's books for 3-6 year olds. Daniel, the main character, experiences everyday events that a child his age experiences. He makes new friends, learns about the world around him, and learns new vocabulary. He is supported by a loving family.

  • If Jesus Had a Dog

    by Donald Hart
    Imagine the life and ministry of Jesus just as you know it from the New Testament but with an interesting twist-in my story Jesus has his "best friend", his dog, next to his side from the day of his birth to the day of his death. Written to make Jesus appear more human and interesting, not some religious icon. Take the journey with Jesus and his dog!
  • Lensfogger's Best: A Super-Hero's Collection of Humor, Satire & Short Stories

    by Roger Blake
    Every super-hero has an alter-ego. Dodger Lensfogger, who is the narrator through most of these stories, is no different, except that he has multiple identities and speaks with many voices. Dodger’s characters routinely surface in response to situations or people who interest him, whether he finds them stimulating, challenging or even offensive. He writes about himself or others in the first person or third person, whatever feels best for the story. He also allows no limits to his inspiration or... more
  • The Daughter-in-law Syndrome

    by Stevie Turner
    The Daughter-in-law Syndrome delves into the complicated relationship that is causing much friction between Grandmother Edna Deane and her daughter-in-law Arla. In addition it focuses on the sometimes tumultuous partnership between Arla and her husband Ric. Arla Deane sometimes likens her marriage to undergoing daily psychological warfare. Husband Ric will never voice an opinion, and puts his mother Edna up high on a pedestal. Arla is sick of always feeling that she comes in at only second b... more
  • The Oak Tree

    by J. Steven Spires

    A timely story of love and family in the midst of a storm, THE OAK TREE tells a tale of resilience in the face of disaster.

  • Power Play

    by Nikki Vilendrer

    Surviving life with six brothers has prepared Dani O’Brien well for her new job in the aggressive world of the Minnesota Legislature. But her survival skills fail her when she meets local hockey star Luke Coffey, who is reluctantly wrangled into lobbying on behalf of his team for an arena expansion.

    Coming from a well-known sports family, Dani is determined to keep her identity a secret and her “no athletes” dating policy in motion, despite the attraction developing be... more

  • The Light From Dead Stars

    by Stephen Jansen
    Larry Bain plays bass and keyboards with the once famous Ozone, a freak rock and acid band that refuses to die. Without the charismatic and iconic singer, Thomas Winter, who has died in mysterious circumstances, Larry hopes the band will fold so he can go home and return to a simpler way of life. When they are informed by the tyrannical and savage Hector Morgan, CEO of Terminal Records, that they are broke and must once more tear a path through the UK, Europe and the USA, treading the stages,... more
  • The Pharaoh's Cat

    by Maria Luisa Lang

    The Pharaoh’s Cat, a tragicomic fantasy narrated in the present tense by the cat himself, tells of a free-spirited, wise-cracking stray in ancient Egypt who suddenly acquires human powers and immediately captivates the young Pharaoh, making him laugh for the first time since his parents’ death.

    The cat becomes the Pharaoh’s constant companion and, at the royal palace and on a tour of Egypt, participates in the festivities, developing an insatiable appetite for... more

  • The Dandelion Who Refused to be a Weed

    by Ann
    This is a charming and colorful children's picture book about a dandelion called Dolores who can’t understand why she is called a weed when she is just as beautiful as the other flowers. But when a storm comes, it’s Dolores and the little weeds that keep their heads while the beautiful flowers lose theirs! The story values and promotes self-worth in an easily understandable manner, as one 5* Review has said. It also teaches children that even though they may be different, everyone has their u... more
  • Sydney the Monster Stops Bullies

    by Dr. Tom DePaoli

    Sydney the Monster Stops Bullies is a new children's book about a quirky and friendly monster who overcomes his own bullying nightmare to emerge a true victorious hero. Through a story that is entertaining, uplifting yet inherently serious, young readers will not only learn how to spot bullying and its social, physical and mental detriments – but also find the empowerment they need to respect humanity’s rich differences.

    “The story’s bottom line is a powerful... more

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