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Jesus Plays the Catskills
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Religious
In this sublime retelling of the story and teachings of Christ's life, Jesus himself takes the mike and tells it to a Borscht-belt crowd as a Jewish comic might. It's the New Testament as you've never heard it before! So here he is, ladies and germs, the King of Kings, the Lamb of God...let's give it up, folks, for JESUS!
The Kill
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,370. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Bob Booth. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Alan Peter Ryan's novel, published in 1982, is the story of a young couple who flee the city to rural Deacons Kill in the Catskills. Their home becomes the target of an invisible evil that lives in the nearby wood. They join with their neighbors to confront the monster. A fine example by a World Fantasy Award-winning author of a theme explored extensively by Golden Age (70s & 80s) horror writers.
Light Cahill
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Worthy Shorts. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this short story, a grown son reflects on his father's last and liberating final days. The author takes us to the edge of the Catskill creek and its teeming natural life in which his father fished for fifty years. He imagines the old man's thoughts and a life fully lived - a life of which he intended to be in charge until its last moments.
Departures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
The is a moving book of poetry by an upstate New York hospice Chaplain. The poems about true experiences from working with terminally ill patients. Most of the poems are written in an Ancient Japanese style called a Haibun. A Haibun is a combination of a brief narrative plus a Haiku. As you might expect many of the stories are moving but surprisingly there is also humor. Enjoy
A Feeling in My Bones
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
What was Jake Forrester doing when he disappeared while on an assignment for a reclusive billionaire? Did he really travel to Central Africa? A month later he reappears in a Miami clinic suffering from a nervous breakdown. Whatever happened during that month makes Jake and his wife Sally rich but when she tries to investigate what she discovers is so frightening that she has to run for her life.
Death and the Dream
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,230. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Scientist storyteller J.J.Brown's fourteen short stories explore death and dreams. From tragic moments in childhood up to crises of conscience in the research labs of New York City, the stories illuminate the beauty and the horror of ordinary lives. Mothers, daughters, scientists and murderers explore the fine line drawn between sanity and insanity, reality and dream, life and death.
One Hand Killing
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Series: An Alex Sullivan Zen Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Burned out from the gritty streets and depraved criminals she deals with daily, NYPD Detective Alex Sullivan escapes to the only place she can find any peace—a Zen Monastery in the Catskill Mountains. But while there, the walls of this once peaceful sanctuary are breached by the horror of ritual murders and the slow acid drip of suspicion.
Heartstealer
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Series: Women of Character. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Jacie, professional stuntwoman, has lost her edge. A stunt gone wrong, a fiancé on the run, she's determined to kick herself in the butt and restore her pride. She takes a skydiving job in the Catskill Mountains and meets sexy cowboy Sloan Wright. Sloan is a man who will tempt her, love her and possibly change her, but first she needs to find out who's trying to put her away forever.
Once and Always
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Series: Women of Character. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,930. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Anna is barely hanging on to the once successful Barlow horse ranch. Almost a recluse after the fire that scarred her face and robbed her of her livelihood as a champion barrel racer, she's teetering near bankruptcy. When the man she once loved shows up on her doorstep and wants her ranch, buried anger and betrayal surface for both Anna and Tyler. Can they go back? Do they want to go back?
Turpitude & Bad Financing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,670. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A misguided middle-aged man deals with the heartbreak of losing the love of his life, his job, his marriage, and ultimately his loss of self. A painful, brutally honest dissection of a man on the edge and what he will do to win back his identity, even though he is sitting on a house of cards.