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The Sea Shall Claim Them
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Paradise can be treacherous Heading out to deep water is deceptive, especially on a beautiful, clear day. The lives of a Rasta and his girlfriend going fishing in a borrowed motorboat, and a couple traveling the islands on their sailboat have little enough in common until things go wrong.
The Little Big Thinkers: A Collection of Children's Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
In The Little Big Thinkers: A Collection of Children's Stories, courage and determination best describe the characters actions in their pursuits of happiness and success.
Desire
Price: Free! Words: 8,780. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Teacher Adrian Greene is one of the nicest teachers at Spring Vale Secondary, but when one of his juniors is attacked by a senior he loses his famous cool. Things get out of hand when he confronts the boy about the incident and the two end up in a scuffle in the schoolyard...
When Tears Are Not Enough
Price: Free! Words: 7,850. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
"I feel this man doesn't love me." The ugly thought raised its head as they stood outside the church taking wedding pictures. But she dismissed it. After all, all brides had their doubts. But she should have listened to her gut.
The Woodcarver's Secret: Complement to the bestselling Samantha Sweet mystery series
Series: Samantha Sweet Magical Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,660. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Historical » General
For John Carver, a 12th century Celtic woodworker, life is a struggle. Then one summer day, as he walks past a near-dead alder tree, lightning strikes. Carver recovers and takes the usable pieces of the tree to his workshop. From the shards John creates three boxes. Then the unexplained happens—shortly after handling one of them, John’s touch brings his young son back from the brink of death.
A View from the Bench
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Proglen. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Historical
A View from the Bench by Philip Small. This is a fascinating tale about a young boy mercilessly whipped by his teacher then later ordered to stand on the bench for the rest of the school term.
Soucouyant: A Caribbean Supernatural Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Soucouyant is the first of a series retelling Caribbean folktales updated for today's taste. In this entry, the ancient soucouyant manifests as a beautiful woman of Indian descent. She extracts her unique style of justice from a local small time thug ("bad John") whose action resulted in the suicide of a teenage girl.
Last Rites
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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A man returns for his father's funeral in Guyana and has to confront some unpleasant memories associated with his father.
Bend Foot Bailey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 44,700. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Nonfiction » Antiques & Collectibles » Books
Bend Foot Bailey is a collection of short stories from the Caribbean. It captures the true native essence of Caribbean life like never before. It documents the tribulations and happiness of the people that live in the country. Each story is filled with morals and values. Each character in his book is full of life. Michael Cozier has revived Caribbean Litreature.
Disposable People: Inspired by true events
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 108,420. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Caribbean & Latin American, Fiction » African American fiction » General
Disposable People tells the story of a young boy's journey out of a deeply superstitious, highly sexual, poor, and violent village in rural Jamaica. Kenneth Lovelace's story begins in the late 1970s when Jamaica's socialist regime had crippled the economy and plunged his family into even deeper poverty. Kenneth, now in his 40s, relives all the shocking details of his escape from his hateful past.