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South of Centre
By Andrea Carter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,750. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
In typical South American fashion, the lives of extraordinary characters unravel across an amazing desert landscape, revealing stories about miners, gypsies and "militaries." With quirky humour and unexpected twists, the story of Clorinda and her "Latino Clark Gable" runs across several decades of recent Chilean history.
Hurricane: A Short Story
By R. Narvaez
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction
From R. Narvaez, a board member of the Mystery Writers of America, New York Chapter, and exciting new voice in noir . . . “If there is any justice in the world, [R. Narvaez] should become a giant on the literary noir scene within the next couple of years.” —Anthony Neil Smith, author of Yellow Medicine, on the story “Roachkiller”
The Adventures of Paleta Man: Temple of The Sun
By Paul Ramirez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,250. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
Esteban Ruiz continues his job of selling ice cream paletas to the neighborhood kids by day and to secretly fight crime throughout the city whenever there is trouble as Paleta Man, the Superhero.
Las Aventuras de Paleta Man: Secreto Del Medallon de Oro
By Paul Ramirez
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: Spanish. Published: May 1, 2012. Category: Fiction
Paleta Man sigue vendiendo el helado a los niños de vecindad y luchar en secreto contra el delito en todas partes de la ciudad siempre que haya problema.
The End of Texas
By Juan Batista
Price: Free! Words: 38,630. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
A bumbling Texas governor flirts with secession. Far right militias flock to his call and prepare for violence to bring about independence. A backlash from Indigenous Mexicans in Texas calls for the Aztlan Now movement, Mexicans wanting to secede FROM Texas and stay loyal to the US. Militias, Brown Power people, prison gangs, police, and FBI clash. From this comes new Mexican-majority US states.
A Writer in Panama
By James David Audlin
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 94,390. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
An American who cannot afford to live in his own house escapes to Panamá. Finds himself in Heaven - a beautiful land with wonderful people - but finds corrosive civilization coming ever nearer this fragile alien world.
La Chancleta
By Kali Amanda Browne
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
What's a chancleta? A chancleta is portable discipline. Ask a Latino what a chancleta is and watch them cringe and twitch. Tell a Latino a story of a chancleta that doesn't involve them personally and you'll hear boisterous laughter. This is the story of a chancleta, told in English and Spanish, and the Holy Trinity that is The Way of La Chancleta.
Salsa Nocturna
By Daniel José Older
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,230. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012 by Crossed Genres Publications. Category: Fiction
Down the midnight streets of New York, a whole invisible universe churns to life in Daniel José Older’s debut collection of ghost noir.
Children of the Missing
By Wes Wagner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction
After joining up with a menacing gang, the kid enters a surreal world where violence is celebrated and the skills passed down by his father are rewarded. But when he discovers a gut wrenching secret that threatens his younger sister, the resulting bloodshed and turmoil launches their lives down a treacherous path that cannot be undone.
Odes from a Daughter - Volume 1
By Margie Jimenez
Price: Free! Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2012. Category: Essay
A brief tome of poetry and essays written to remember a remarkable woman/mother/grandmother who endured much emotional and physical pain and suffering in her lifetime but nonetheless loved intensely and persevered until her last breath to rear a family that strives to carry on her legacy of kindness.