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A Fool's Journey: Book III, The Empress
Pre-release—available January 2, 2018. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Eighteen-year-old Benjamin Porter is solitary, brooding, and insecure after his recent betrayals. But in the spring, when Benjamin meets Emma Patricce, the head ornamental horticulturist at Patricce’s Nursery, his journey takes a decisive turn. But the first woman Ben has ever loved can only cultivate his mind and spirit so far; the rest is up to him.
Friends and Allies
Price: Free! Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
Tyler and Abraham aren't friends. But they have this arrangement, solidified in a contract they signed in the fifth grade, which states that each of them will come to the other's aid in any time of need. Between the ages of ten and eighteen, they invoke the contract numerous times. But it isn't until Tyler starts his first year of college that he realizes what he had in Abraham.
A Fool's Journey: Book I, The Magician
Series: A Fool's Journey, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Coming of age
Benjamin Porter, an attractive, skinny, clean-cut, bespectacled 15-year-old is drawn to an outlaw motorcycle gang whose senior member lives across the street on the cul-de-sac of his quiet suburban neighborhood. Before he learns of the destructive nature of misused power, Ben will turn ugly.
Wax
Price: Free! Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
In a hauntingly perfect neighborhood only known as Woodbridge, Merci is at odds with himself, everything and everyone around him. As he struggles with life as a self-doubting yet somehow confident and sarcastic success to the people around him, his life changes when he meets a beautiful girl under the lamp lit streets of Primrose.
Running for President, Stories
Price: Free! Words: 25,680. Language: American English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
A collection of three short stories based on the life of the fictional psychotic presidential candidate Jason Wilder. The stories portray him as a university student, as a candidate for governor of Arizona, and as the choice of the fabulously rich Hogson Brothers for the office of president of the United States. Together the stories form a satire on today's dysfunctional presidential politics.
White Man Book
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 20,300. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Coming of age
WHITE MAN BOOK is part jeremiad, part expose, part prose poetry novel. It endeavors to wrestle with the implications of our beloved James Baldwin’s observation that the white man is the “real nigger baby."
Three from the Stones
Price: Free! Words: 20,770. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(4.50)
At the heart of a walled city, three youth struggle to carve a place for themselves amid a cold and alienating society, drawing on their dreams and the legends of their childhood to make sense of their own life and purpose. For one of them, deciphering the meaning of a mysterious song may unlock the answer.
A Magic Door and A Lost Kingdom of Peace
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,260. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
There is a solution to life's every problem, we need only to be a little more creative, a little more aware. Ten stories blur the line between reality and fantasy as protagonists struggle to come to terms with their rose-colored expectations for life and the current nightmares they face. What truly lies behind the magic door of our imaginations? Everything we’ve ever dreamed…or our worst fears?
Weeks and Days
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 93,570. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2016 by Gosson Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Meet Emily, sixteen and utterly unremarkable. Enter Stephen. He keeps asking what she wants, and won’t take “I don’t know” for an answer. In spite of his bluntness, Emily can tell he’s hiding something big. She doesn’t know if he’s a liar, a drug addict, or just plain weird, but… maybe she doesn’t care. Because with Stephen, she finally realizes there’s more to life than just floating through.
The Turning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 203,920. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00)
Innocence lost. Strength forged. Death dealt. A young woman with psychic powers is thrust into a world where her sole companion is a cold assassin. Surrounded by enemies, she struggles to survive. But the power she carries has a price: her greatest trial will be defending herself from possession by her own inner demon.