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Blossom on the Road of Dreams: A Blossom Trilogy Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,320. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Fleeing the ashes and their past lives in San Francisco in 1906, lovers take the ultimate road trip on a path of no return. Their journey in a covered wagon is anything but easy. Second chances rarely are. This installment in The Blossom Trilogy can be read as a standalone.
West From the Cradle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,740. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2017 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Travis Cooper never meant to be a prospector. But when shopkeeper Raymond Hillerman shows him a copy of the California Star in the fall of 1848, one shining word jumps off the page: GOLD! That one word changes everything. Along with adventure comes danger, and Travis discovers that staying alive is more difficult than he imagined. Keeping his partner from getting killed may be downright impossible
New York to Los Angeles Roadtrip
Price: Free! Words: 13,220. Language: American English. Published: August 2, 2017 by Becker and Malloy LLC. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire, Nonfiction » Travel » Essays & Travelogues
Join Oliver on his epic road trip across America, from New York to California, as he almost gets blown up in the Sears Tower, almost gets bitten by a rattlesnake, almost gets eaten by a mountain lion, almost dies in a sand storm, almost gets killed by a sea elephant, almost gets abducted by aliens, almost has sex with a hooker, and almost crashes in a helicopter.
The Waste Basket
Price: Free! Words: 6,230. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » U.K. Poetry
Imagine T. S. Eliot being alive in this century and writing Wasteland into today's Northern California. This chapbook-length poem seeks to both imitate and also diverge from Eliot's work. Making no claim to equal the great author, I self-depreciatingly named this send-up "The Waste Basket." To some the work may seem cynical, but the intent is to deliver a standup comedy piece and snarky sermon.
Anodibe Whatkins
Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Coming of age
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Barely surviving birth in a devastating wildfire, Anodibe seems to seek revenge by striking out at everyone and everything that touches her.
That Doesn't Belong Here
Pre-release—available October 1, 2017. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: English. Published by Supposed Crimes, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
That Doesn't Belong Here begins when Levi and his friend Emily discover an impossible creature in an abandoned pick up. The thing is wounded, frightened and the two friends cannot leave him to the mercy of rubberneckers and tourists.
Lightning Strikes Twice: A Short Story about Intuition
Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Body, mind, & spirit, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
He thought he was just taking a hike on the coast. He never expected to find himself face-to-face with one of his biggest fears. He never could have imagined the surreal clarity with which he'd engage with his inner voice. A true short story as entertaining as unbelievable, reminding us there's more to reality than we might ordinarily suspect. (approx. 3200 words)
Fortunate in Fortuna
Price: Free! Words: 1,620. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Biographical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Agents 32 & 33 of the nebulous psecret psociety venture to the Eel River town of Fortuna in Northern California via bus on a splendid spring Saturday. While in a local eatery, they get directed to a museum, where more clues are taken in. On a bridge going back, more clues are leaked out. Approx. 1600 words. If this tale were a film, it would most likely be rated PG-13 (psychoactive references).
Fade to Blue (An Otter Bay Novel)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Romance, Fiction » Inspirational
An accomplished artist takes a job restoring priceless art for the historic Hearst Castle. To her surprise, an old flame works at the castle and jumbles the new aspirations in her heart. While sorting through their past and a palette of spiritual differences, an even bigger brush with yesterday awaits.
"The Jamesons."
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Jamesons, a middle-class Reno family, find themselves in a mystery of Native-American origins. One that puts the family in an unthinkable position for their home and an even more precious thing to them!