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The Positive Prime, a book of Poetry
Price: Free! Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The Positive Prime, a book of Poetry (First published 2007) was my first book of poetry that has been idealistically inpired by the lives of my two grandfathers, who represent my "Gemini Twin" spirits. They were, during their lives, very spiritual themselves, so the poems many are idealistic in nature and also have common sense, as was life at their times, as Afro-America men.
Global Watch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,470. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Harry Truman’s greatest legacy, a secret organization called Global Watch, is suddenly put to the ultimate test as an international conspiracy unfolds which threatens the American way of life. Out of the chaos, an empire from the past is resurrected causing a global power shift. The lines of the map begin to blur pushing the new superpowers to the brink of World War III.
Night Vision
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Literature » War
Afghanistan - present day. Soldiers Taylor, Briggs and Maluski of the 10th Mountain division have a tough job to do. A mission. When a sandstorm suddenly strikes out of nowhere, everything changes, including the world they live in. A new paranormal thriller by Rye Dano author of The Backup.
If Trees Could Fly
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
« Henri Debidour has written a gripping novel. This coming of age story from France is as it turns a powerful drama on the American Dream. » Khaled Hosseini (« The Kite Runner » – Riverhead Books – Penguin) (« A Thousand Splendid Suns » - Riverhead Books – Penguin)
L'Âge Immortel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: French. Published: April 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
« Écrit à travers la vision d’un petit enfant puis celle d’un adolescent, ce roman initiatique est un souffle d'authenticité et de liberté reconquise." (Khaled Hosseini "Les Cerfs Volants de Kaboul")
It's Time for Your Close-up
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
This Coming-of-Age fiction novel follows the life of a 9-year-old, street-wise orphan girl from Spanish Harlem. When her parents die,she goes to live with her staunch Christian grandmother in Los Angeles. In L.A. she forms a close relationship with an older boy, an aspiring actor, who becomes a guiding force in her life. Their close relationship gives rise to one of Hollywood’s biggest scandals.
A Life Less Lost
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 78,270. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
When a mother faces the ultimate threat, the suffering and potential loss of her child, every human resource kicks in, including faith. A Life Less Lost charts the author’s journey through white coats, misdiagnoses, endless appointments & more. KB Walker connects stories from her American childhood to the traumas that face her English family to explain the hope that helps hold her life together.
Angel Sent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories
Joseph finds interesting phone number one afternoon and decides to call it; he is surprised to hear a familiar voice, the voice of his dead brother-in-law or so he thinks.
SOLEMN PROMISE
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This takes place in Arizona. Hania, a.k.a. Hank, is a Navajo Indian and is a special agent assigned to protect the senator's daughter. She gets kidnapped. He finds her buried alive in a coffin! He tries to save her but the coffin explodes like a land mine! He needs a cornea transplant. He gets new eyes but starts seeing things...including a murder!
A Progressive Mind: Personal Reflections On Reality
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,760. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Contemporary philosophy
A progressive book of aphorisms and random thoughts of a homeless hippie, decorated US Marine Vietnam War veteran, 28 year union member and deeply political American. Personal views on the absolute uselessness of religion, war and greed as well as the necessity of equally sharing what the universe offers. I speak of my beliefs as an occasional atheist, occasional agnostic and eternal Progressive.