Black Rose Writing

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Black Rose Writing is an independent publishing house that strongly believes in developing a personal relationship with their authors. The Texas-based publishing company doesn't see authors as clients or just another number on a page, but rather as individual people... people who deserve an honest review of their material and to be paid traditional royalties without ever paying any fees to be published.

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One Winter Weekend
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,450. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Every town has its secrets. Except for Grant, Alabama, where everyone knows everything about everyone. Or so it seems. Four years ago, bartender Gus Petrelli left behind the stress of Manhattan for the serenity of Grant. Reserved and mysterious,
Collision Course
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Is there a literary Grandpa Moses in our midst? Author Chuck Gleason age 84, is writing love stories at a prodigious rate. Author of Collision Course, Chuck Gleason says,"We've been married 63 years. Ought to know something about love." Collision Course is a warm loving story about two college kids off on a rocky road to romance.
Return to a Country at War
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,400. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Former Air Force Top-Gun, Heisman Trophy Winner and current test pilot Larry Kinkade is called upon to re-test a 60 year old cloaking device on behalf of a University of Chicago professor. The cloaking device was designed to camouflage Allied Aircraft from enemy radar. It was tested in the early 1940s on behalf of the NSF but resulted in two lost pilots and the inventor being discredited.
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Templars' Secrets: Solomon's Lost Gold is a sweeping saga that takes you on a journey starting with the Europeans and their efforts to establish trade in North America 8,000 years before Columbus set foot in the Western Hemisphere. The story is full of historical context and adventure, which serve as the foundation for a rich backdrop.
The Secret of the Haunted House
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 35,390. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
What is the mysterious light that Kenny's younger brother has seen in the old, burned down house across the road? Is it the ghost of old lady Hampton? Or the firefighter who died trying to save her? And why is Mrs. Tsosie, their Navajo neighbor, afraid to go over to the ruins? Kenny doesn't believe his brother until strange footprints are discovered in the neighborhood.
Our Endless Covered Ways
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
It is the early years of the twenty-first century in small town England. Jack Edwards is lost in a lifestyle merry-go-round of work, drink, drugs and the resulting comedown. He is desperately trying to lead a different life, a happy life and to be a good father to his six year old son, Tom, whom he worships. One Christmas the chance comes to change everything.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,730. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Keith Paulson's life seemed great. Loving parents, cool friends, and an awesome game titled Mythblade. Then on a thunderous night, lightning strikes nearby causing a strange chain of events. Keith is swept off to another world along with his online friends. A world run by mythical creatures, surrounded with dangerous ponds, enchanted forests and a fascinating city.
Adaora: Daughters of Murthos, Book One
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Adaora has lived her entire life behind the walls of Aztoroch Orphanage, until she is nearly sold into a dreaded marriage contract. Armed with a mysterious amulet that may lead her to the family that abandoned her, she runs away- only to discover her world is in chaos. Lorence is a survivor of the brutal civil war that has plagued the country for years.
Into the East: The Razing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,080. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
The Razing is a supernatural thriller (part one of three) detailing the adventures of Prince Aaranon - an affluent yet humble nobleman on the forest laden planet of Araz, home of the udamé people. Over a thousand years ago, a race of beings known as the Ayim came from an as yet unknown realm by opening a portal into their world, changing their simple agrarian lifestyle into a technological marvel.
To Catch a Nymph
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
This is the tale of a gifted man and what happens to him in his travels to heal animals. A wizard asks his help in stopping a dragon from attacking a town. In the course of the adventure he befriends the wizard and dragon, adopts a boy, and marries a princess. It is a tale of joy and humor in the times of dragons.
MacAlpine's Stand
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A war has begun in the small country of Albion. The governing power to the south has forced the clans of the north to near decimation, but one man chooses to take a stand for freedom and honor. Angus MacAlpine, left fatherless at a young age and inexperienced in the art of war, leads a group of misfits, battling the elements, poverty and each other to seek revenge.
Holderby's Landing
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 138,790. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Justin Thorne, coddled student and heir apparent to Sylvan Springs Plantation, is forced to find his heritage, his manhood, and his destiny, in the space of one brief spring, all hell breaks loose on the banks of the Ohio River. His Virginia of 1836 is a time of transition and enormous growth.
The Sheriff's Son: Lessons Learned
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
This true story begins on Valentine's Day, 1961. 14 years old, Claudette Carolyn Covey went missing from Hondo, Texas. On Halloween evening, 1961, Claudette's remains were discovered eight miles from town in a field. She had been shot twice in the head. From the beginning, town folks believed that she was murdered by the corrupt sheriff or his 18-year-old son, whom she was dating.
Suspicion of Innocence
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 89,300. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Caitlin Schroeder, a struggling former prosecutor and single mother, becomes deeply involved in the high-profile murder of her physician's wife, Laura Morley, who was found tied to her bed, shot and her home set ablaze. Dr. Martin Morley earlier had retained Caitlin to handle the sale of his share of his lucrative practice and also file for divorce.
Doghouse Blues
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,570. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
So you think you have unexpected issues to resolve? Read about Roger Fraser and you'll soon find your problems pale in comparison! Roger Fraser is convinced he is cursed by unforeseen situations which constantly bring his integrity into disrepute, especially in social situations.
Things Left Behind
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,010. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Lieutenant Mark Wheeler of the South Carolina Police Department arrives at a possible murder-suicide, he realizes almost immediately things are amiss. The crime scene is brutal, but upon further investigation, he unveils a sadistic killer at play who will stop at nothing to get away.
Saving Texas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Annie Price, a Houston newspaper reporter, gets more than she bargained for when she's assigned to cover the campaign of Tom Marr, the first secessionist candidate for governor of Texas.
The Scent of Home
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 76,590. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Romance » Time travel
Drew Faulkner and Lucy Oxford's wedding is set. Russian Anton Devranov arrives with mystery lady friend Svetlana Simeonova. "Svetlana" proves to be Drew's former girlfriend Meryl Scott. Drew is needed for another mission. An enemy time-traveling organization wants to convince Confederate General Robert E. Lee to accept British help in winning the Civil War.
Two Miles of Bay
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Two Miles of Bay, a speck of a town about two miles wide, needs more tourists and decides to hire an advertising agency. The town council believe that all great advertising comes from New York City. They run an ad in the New York Times and after receiving dozens of responses they choose three agencies to compete for their business.
Behind the Ivy Walls
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
Behind the Ivy Walls is based on the true story of a young boy seemingly born with the proverbial silver spoon in his mouth. It is written in the time-honored tradition of a feel-bad/feel-good story in which someone else's tragedy teaches us life lessons about positive thinking and seizing each day as a gift.
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 111,900. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Lindy Carver Harrington loses her unborn child during a violent altercation with her husband. On the same day, her closest friend Sara careens off a mountainside to her death. Lindy is devastated. Imprisoned by grief, and paralyzed by fear, she is easy prey to her husband's abuse. She is unable to summon the strength to fight back, until now.
A New Prospect
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sam Jenkins never thought about being a fish out of water during the twenty years he spent solving crimes in New York. But things change, and after retiring to Tennessee, he gets that feeling. Jenkins becomes a cop again and is thrown headlong into a murder investigation and a steaming kettle of fish, down-home style.
Philip's Team
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Sports & Recreation / Basketball
Philip doesn't like gym class any more than the four introverted kids he's teamed with to play basketball. They're knocked around, physically and verbally, by jocks and cool kids and bad kids, but these five sophomores discover they have much in common.
The Forth Conspiracy
Series: Darmon Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Historical » General
William Darmon and his wife Elizabeth, owners of Mayfair Hall, fall victim to rival Forth family who introduce a bill into Parliament called the Writ of Confiscation. It will repossess the Darmon's ancestral home unless they can find their missing deed. A late family friend hid the document on a trip to Egypt decades earlier, leaving a clue to its location only visible in the night sky of 1825.
Shadows on the Trail
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,460. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Shadows on the Trail takes place on the plains and mountains of Texas and Colorado at the end of the Ice Age, a time of escalating temperatures, melting glaciers, and large mammal extinctions. It was a time when small bands of humans fought to survive in a violent and unpredictable world.
A Relative Adventure
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 110,090. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Two men from Texas set out on separate quests to locate a missing relative that had not been heard from in over ten years. Circumstances bring them together in Trenton, New Jersey, and along the way they learn that they are related and are seeking the same person.
Island Folks
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 32,580. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Henry, Dean and Allen are finally reunited after three years of careful planning. The childhood friends are elated to escape their increasingly mundane lives for seven days of backpacking along Hawaii's most sensational locale: the Na Pali Coastline. After a truly grueling hike, the men are disappointed to find their destination overrun with tourists.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,040. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Remany Layton is about to meet the man of her dreams-what she doesn't know is that her dreams are glimpses of a future that has already happened and a past that has yet to come. After losing her entire family to a horrific car accident on her eighteenth birthday, Remany Layton finds herself alone in the world.
His Destiny: An American Flier
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Jimmy Smitts volunteers for the Great War to fly against Germany’s best – and most deadly fliers. He commands the skies over France with his expert flying and shooting skills and protects the American Doughboys from the carnage of the killing fields of France.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 161,420. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2014 by Black Rose Writing Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Matthew Calamos, a young man raised apart from it, enters Alkalian society through his first year attending the confederacy's national college. Like all other Alkalians, he has a battle morph, a transformation into a powerful humanoid or creature with special weapons or abilities.

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