Charles Martin

Biography

Martin and Weinke debuted with 2008’s “the dominant hand,” which The Tulsa World predicted to be the “cult classic of our generation.”

Despite rumors that the team were splitting up after only one book, the pair have committed to three books in three years starting with 2010’s “Edward and the Island.”

The dark comedy set in heaven follows the struggles of a group of children trying to adapt to an Island created as an experiment for a new universe.

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Books

This Year in Word of the Day
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,030. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
365 Stories Inspired By Our Peculiar Language. The Word of the Day project began as a writing exercise but soon became a valuable outlet for the author of The Wonderboy Serials to beat back depression after the dissolution of his marriage.
In The Town Where All Things Are Possible
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,280. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
In The Town Where All Things Are Possible, the hopes of an unusual sea-side community rest on the weary shoulders of a love-sick widower.
The Wonderboy Serials: Season Two
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2012 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A lone man with extraordinary powers is responsible for the longest sustained global peace in modern history. Though worshiped for toppling brutal regimes, wiping out crime, and cleaning up financial institutions, dark realizations about Wonderboy threaten to unravel his hold on the public imagination.
Deviants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
All-encompassing answers to why normal people have abnormal sex. Four fictional stories of couples intertwined in a vast network of non-monogyny known as "The Lifestyle" which is discretely tucked beneath the buckle of the American Bible Belt. "Deviants" explores the struggles, scars and yearning of a secret culture thriving in the midst of a hotbed of social conservatism.
The Wonderboy Serials: Season One
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Issues one through six of the critically acclaimed serialized superhero novel. Called "A Wonder of Experimental Fiction" and likened to the work of Alan Moore, The Wonderboy Serials exposes a world entirely dependent on a lone superhero.
Edward and the Island
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,460. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The End of the World isn’t the End of the Story. Sixty-three souls find themselves plucked from heaven and thrust into an experimental new universe. Haunted by the dark memories of their past lives on Earth and forced to live in an isolated community, a small group bands together to strike out into the new world and uncover the secrets of the Island.
The Dominant Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2010 by Literati Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An end-of-the-world cult forms around a charismatic, troubled rock musician who leads his followers deep into the woods east of Norman, Oklahoma. A mysterious series of events leaves 250 people dead and 4,238 people missing with no official explanation emerging from months of investigation.

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