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The Coal Cracker's Woman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Reporter Peg O'Keefe is laid off from her job as a famous TV reporter and returns to her childhood home. She takes over as caregiver for her elderly relatives and becomes intrigued by a chest filled with papers. Reading about her great grandparents' brave fight out of poverty and of their great love story, renews her hope and leaves her heart open. Spoiler alert: love story. Bring a handkerchief.
The Sage and The Watch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Hired by Mr. Smith, The Kid unwittingly falls into an intricate ploy by his employer to not only clean up the West Side but also restore needed change to the entire city by ensuring victory to the Westie challenger, Taylor Fastbender, in a hotly contested mayoral race. Now an integral pawn, he becomes witness, victim, martyr, student, disciple, and inadvertent hero to the workings of Mr. Smith.
Lady Fiction Versus a Dubious Backstory (and Hosts of Ghosts)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
An android detective, exorcist, and all-around problem solver travels across a literally disintegrating America in a cruddy old Pinto to figure out her origins and maybe save the world, if she's lucky. She won't be. Features guest appearances by Jimi Hendrix and Eleanor Roosevelt.
Stars and Stripes
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Stars and Stripes is patriotic. It is silly. It is paranoid. It has 57 poems.Hundred Thou and Wave are about Obama's dreamers. Black Boxes is about a rumor that mailboxes were marked with colored stickers denoting who would be killed or allowed to live (Fema) but in truth it showed what magazines they ordered! The Throne of Rome is about Obama's toilet. Sandy Hook was too terrible to believe then.
They Become Greedy When They Get to America
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 128,450. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A mirror into what makes the American tick, They Become Greedy ... is a study in human foibles and virtues. An interesting reading.
Stick Figures
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
You've seen them. Stick Figures. Walking through life but, differently. Mattie deals with them every day. A young girl, she can't understand why her life is different from other children she meets. Loving fathers and mothers are curiosities. Why were hers so different? Who am I? Not lovable. Not pretty. She must be the reason for her mother’s 'purple' times, she is certain. She is not.
La Costituzione degli Stati Uniti d’America
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: Italian. Published: December 2, 2016 by Fuoco Edizioni. Categories: Nonfiction » Law » Constitutional law, Essay » Political
Testo della Costituzione degli Stati Uniti d'America con un'introduzione storica degli avvenimenti che portarono alla sua stesura nel 1787. Il libro è inoltre integrato da una comparazione tra i principali organi democratici statunitensi ed italiani.
How Granny Defeated the M.O.B.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Jesse House feels he’s a failure. Maybe he is. Growing up on Detroit’s East Side in the 60s and 70s, his life was nothing if not eventful. From avoiding the local M.O.B. to trying to figure out who his own family was, Jesse was nearly always confused. If you lived life in his shoes, would you have been any different?
Strawberry Season
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 42,050. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Nancy Quentin’s life changed in an instant. The city girl was convinced into country life with four small boys and no clue. Would she ever be able to adjust? Carol Kehlmeier brings another slice of life in her trademark Americana style. Both her story and characters ooze with the juiciness of a delicious ripe strawberry.
Real Treasures
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Barbara promised her father to keep Brewster Family Dry Cleaner open. She says it is her ‘calling’, but it has become her obsession–and not the only one. Written from the viewpoint of Maggie, nine years old and big sister to Sophie, seven, life in a decaying Ohio downtown springs to life in all its wonder and harsh reality. Will Barbara realize the treasure right in front of her?