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Idol Hands
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,980. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Cargo Pilot Rosco Little just wanted to make his run and get paid; not run for his life. Just looking at the girl, he knew she would bring him no end of trouble. But having seen her, it was far too late. And the gods always require a sacrifice. This is the first in a series of rollicking space adventures for Cargo Pilot Rosco Little. Cover by Rob Kelly
Honk Honk, My Darling: A Rex Koko, Private Clown Mystery
Series: Rex Koko, Private Clown. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
From the author of the #1 best-seller Politically Correct Bedtime Stories, comes a hilarious thriller that establishes a new genre: Clown Noir. In Top Town, a ghetto full of circus lifers, Rex Koko is a pariah, yet this clown's brand of chaos helps him solve the most heinous crimes. Here, he tracks an aerialist's wayward wife, who seems to leave bodies in her wake. Babes, bullets, banana peels!
Hollywood's Classic Comedies: 200 Fun-Filled Films Rated & Reviewed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,680. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Consumer guides, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
200 classic movie comedies are discussed and reviewed (with full cast and credit details) in this must-have book that will delight every vintage film fan. If you've never heard of Abbott & Costello, The 3 Stooges, or Laurel & Hardy, this is not the book for you. On the other hand, for fans of classic Hollywood comedies, this book will evoke lively memories and guide them to buy more comedy DVDs.
Shambles
Price: Free! Words: 760. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here's my entry in Round Six of National Public Radio's "Three Minute Fiction," concluded April 3. As usual, had to be 600 words or less; this round one character had to tell a joke and one character had to cry. From the selections, seems the screeners are most fond of self-conscious, first-person exposition--tell, don't show. Cheats the reader, I think; let 'em make up their own minds.
The Road to Safety
Price: Free! Words: 2,470. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
(2.00)
Driving down a dark road his car dies. The winter chills him. The nearby graveyard seems to call out to him. But it isn't the graveyard or the cold he has to worry about. Something much worse is calling for this lone traveler who just wants to get home.
The Clown with the Upside Down Frown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 700. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Poetry, Fiction » Children’s books » Art
What could be worse for a grumpy old clown than to have a permanent smile spread across his face? Full of wild and colorful word visuals, this story shares the terrible misfortune of Mr. Brown who gets frustrated because people expect him to perform on cue. He retreats to his house to concentrate on his balloon art. By the end, Mr. Brown has developed a real smile and embraced his community.
The Rodeo Dog
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Western
(3.00)
What's a dog do when his master dies and he ends up homeless and hungry? Join the rodeo! This dusty road-bitten story stars Willy Nilly, whose heroic actions in the face of two bulls change his destiny forever. He hits the road with the rodeo clown Huck, who runs Huckleberry's Hounds, the best dog show around. What Huck doesn't know is that Willy Nilly can perform the stunt of all stunts.
The Splitting Tones of the Unbound Prism: Part Four in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 55,770. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Matejo Blit, curator of a museum where his greatest find, the Unbound Prism, is on display, is a man haunted by his past, his mistakes. For years, he has wondered what the meaning of the strange prism is, until he meets a strange man under a lampshade hat, who seems to know more about Matejo than Matejo himself. Thus begins a realization that the things we fear are closer than we thought.
The Quite Possibly Near Death of Hurol Davelrish: Part Three in the Narrative of John of Origin
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
When an arrogant stuntman, Hurol Davelrish, has a seizure during a stunt, he finds himself in the kingdom of Scalter, a land in which he is king, but which is strangely ruled by a phantasmic man named Viscount Vaunt. Hurol meets a strangely kind friend, Grib, in the malevolent world, who tries to pull him back from the ledge of his pride - what will become of the much-admired stuntman?
Send In
Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00)
Jeremy In this strange modern-times fantasy Jeremy finds himself with a rocket launcher and a mission he isn't sure he can complete. Follow him through danger and suspense in this short story thriller.