Second Wind Publishing, LLC

Publisher info

"We are storytellers. We have fulfilled an integral role for the human race ever since there was a spoken language. Storytelling is time travel and teleportation; it is prophecy; it is philosophy; it is not just the elimination of barriers but the co-mingling of perceptions; storytelling allows us to emotionally, spiritually and intellectually suspend barriers and relearn our humanity."
– Mike Simpson, Publisher

Second Wind Publishing, LLC, is an independent press that produces quality novels by talented authors with readable, distinctive voices. Each author was chosen to be a part of the Second Wind family based on his or her ability to tell a wonderful story.

The developers of Second Wind researched the publishing industry, emerging technologies, and realized what they needed to do differently. Using this knowledge, they started a new publishing company. The Second Wind staff carefully selected over a dozen incredible writers the first year of operation and, although still small, the company adds more outstanding authors and books every month.

Where to find Second Wind Publishing, LLC online


Where to buy in print


Videos

The First Second Wind Book Video
Includes: Yaweta and The Runaway, George Wright; False Positive, JJ Dare; Murder in Winnebago County, Christine Husom; Carpet Ride, Norm Brown; Colored Waters and White Lies, Brad Stratton; The Medicine People and Lacey Took a Holiday, Lazarus Barnhill; Indian Summer, Dellani Oakes; Fate and Destiny, and Images of Betrayal, Claire Collins; Badeaux Knights, and Mortals, Gods, and a Muse, Suzette Vaughn; Sonya Recovered, Janette Rochelle Lewie.

Merry Christmas from Second Wind Publishing
Christmas themed book video

Happy Halloween from Second Wind Publishing
Halloween Themed book video

Second Video of New Releases from Second Wind Publishing
Second Video of New Releases from Second Wind Publishing

Publisher of


Books

Break Time
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Despite what might be idealistic times, not everyone is happy. Alexander Giston, 64 years old in 1966, invented a machine that broke time and allowed him to return to the past and save his wife and son from the train wreck that took their lives. Heeding his advice, they agreed to travel by aeroship instead, and were lost when the aeroship went down.
Rubicon Ranch: Necropieces
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,960. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00)
Residents of Rubicon Ranch are finding body parts scattered all over the desert. Who was the victim and why did someone want him so very dead? Everyone in this upscale housing development is hiding something.
Second Helpings
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00)
From sweet childhood remembrances to fanciful solutions of family dramas to romantic relationships that begin--or end--during the holidays, Second Helpings is an anthology of stories and memories, but most especially of recipes. Our end-of-year celebrations are occasions that bring reunions with unforgettable feasts and that one special, treasured dish.
Novel Writing Tips and Techniques
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,040. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
"As someone who constantly evaluates novels for publication, I was astonished at the breadth and clarity of the wonderful advice contained in this handbook. It addresses concerns as grand as plot development and as simple but essential as formatting your submission." –Mike Simpson, Chief Editor
Rubicon Ranch: Riley's Story
By
Price: Free! Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33)
A little girl’s body has been found in the wilderness near the desert community of Rubicon Ranch. Was it an accident? Or . . . murder! But who would want to kill a child? Everyone in this upscale housing development is hiding something.
Change is in the Wind
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,270. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
(5.00)
Change In The Wind is a fresh, challenging collection of seventeen short stories by as many authors, all dealing with the theme of change and renewal. Virtually every major theme in modern literature, including romance, mystery, crime, science fiction, religion and even nature find their way into these marvelous, eclectic stories.
Mystery in the Wind
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,620. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A Second Wind anthology comprised of outstanding stories written by little known authors of the highest caliber. An engaging series of stories of mystery, mayhem and murder.
Murder in the Wind
By
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,510. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
An anthology of crime/mystery short stories contributed by the outstanding authors of Second Wind Publishing. Murder, mayhem and the unexpected are rife in each riveting story.
Love is on the Wind
By
Price: Free! Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Love Is on the Wind is an anthology of romance short stories penned just for this collection by the outstanding authors of Second Wind Publishing.

Second Wind Publishing, LLC’s tag cloud

1700    1700s    1700s romance    1968    20th century    abuse    accident    action    adopted    adultary    adulterer    adultery    adventure    affair    afterlife    american    americana    amy    animals    anthology    apocalyptic    author    baseball    best friends    bomb    bowen theory    break    british    cancer    career    carolina    castle    catcher    challenging childhood    chance    cheer    chicago    chief    child    children    chinese    christian    cia    clue    colonial    coming of age    compilation    conrad    contemperary    contemperary romance    contemporary    cooking    cougar    crime    currituck lighthouse    danger    daniels    de    death    depression era    detective    detective book    detective crime    detective ebook    detective fiction    detroit    dogs    doppelganger    double    drama    drown    dubai    dystopic    east coast    editing    education    epic    espionage    espionage drama    eye    family systems    family values    fantasy    farm life    fbi    fiction    florida    foil    fort    free    funny    georgia    georgian    ghost    gods    government    governor    graveyard of atlantic    greek    guest    heart    hero    high school    historical    historical 1700s    historical book    historical fiction    holiday    honor    hot    hot regency romance    illustrated    indecision    indian    infected    infidelity    inspirational    iowa    j conrad guest    joe    kidnapped    killer    kitten    landmark    leaders    lies    life    local    lose    love    loving    lumbee    lydia    magic    manuscript    marraige    mercenary    mia    midwest    military    mother    murder    murder mystery    musical    mysterious    mystery    mystery adventure    mystery amateur sleuth    mystery and detective    mystery and magic    mystery and suspense    mystery and thriller    mystery book    mystery detective    native    native american    north carolina    overthrown    paranormal    paris    party    peace corps    pi    picture    picture book    piedmont    pioneer    police    postapacolyptic    pow    predestination    premonitory    private    private detective    private detective drama    private detectives    private eye    private eye detectives    private eye hardboiled    private eye novel    private investigation    private investigator    private investigator series    project    quincenta    reality    recipe    recipes    regency    regency england    regency era    regency fiction    regency historical    regency historical romance sex    regency novel    renewal    rescuing mom    restoration    reunion    robot    romance    rookie    rouge    ruby    safe    school    science    science fiction    scotland    scouts    search    second    second wind publishing    secure    selfexamination    senegal    serie    series    shape    shifting    short    short stories    short story    sisters    soldiers    southeast    southern    spanish    spanish mustangs    special op    spies    spirituality    sports    spring    spy    st augustine    steampunk    stories    story    supernatural    superpower    survivor    suspects    suspense    suspense drama    system    teacher    teachers    terrorists    threat    threatening    thriller    tigers    time travel    tour    tragic    tratior    travel    treasure    treatment    trempe    triad    trilogy    unrequited love    vineyard    vintnor    western    white    wine    womens literature    words    world    world wide    writing    writing tips    wrong    young adult    zombie   

Second Wind Publishing, LLC's favorite authors on Smashwords