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A Feeling in My Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,680. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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What was Jake Forrester doing when he disappeared while on an assignment for a reclusive billionaire? Did he really travel to Central Africa? A month later he reappears in a Miami clinic suffering from a nervous breakdown. Whatever happened during that month makes Jake and his wife Sally rich but when she tries to investigate what she discovers is so frightening that she has to run for her life.
Departures
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The is a moving book of poetry by an upstate New York hospice Chaplain. The poems about true experiences from working with terminally ill patients. Most of the poems are written in an Ancient Japanese style called a Haibun. A Haibun is a combination of a brief narrative plus a Haiku. As you might expect many of the stories are moving but surprisingly there is also humor. Enjoy
Light Cahill
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 1,800. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010 by Worthy Shorts. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In this short story, a grown son reflects on his father's last and liberating final days. The author takes us to the edge of the Catskill creek and its teeming natural life in which his father fished for fifty years. He imagines the old man's thoughts and a life fully lived - a life of which he intended to be in charge until its last moments.
The Kill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2010 by Bob Booth. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
Alan Peter Ryan's novel, published in 1982, is the story of a young couple who flee the city to rural Deacons Kill in the Catskills. Their home becomes the target of an invisible evil that lives in the nearby wood. They join with their neighbors to confront the monster. A fine example by a World Fantasy Award-winning author of a theme explored extensively by Golden Age (70s & 80s) horror writers.
Jesus Plays the Catskills
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 24,280. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Religious, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this sublime retelling of the story and teachings of Christ's life, Jesus himself takes the mike and tells it to a Borscht-belt crowd as a Jewish comic might. It's the New Testament as you've never heard it before! So here he is, ladies and germs, the King of Kings, the Lamb of God...let's give it up, folks, for JESUS!