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When You Find Yourself Awake at 3 AM After Halcyon Wednesday
By Charles J Eskew III
Price: Free! Words: 4,740. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Category: Fiction
Martin has a problem, he has a beer, he has a cigarette, but he doesn't have a someone. After the fall and during the crash, Martin's tale examines not so much the often inevitable end of whirlwinds, but the dizzy, unsettling world we're left to when they stop spinning.
Subject to Change
By Timothy Leonard
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 114,150. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
A hybrid metafictional memoir by a prescient Vietnam veteran. He was in Morocco on 9/11. It blends journalism, history, creative nonfiction and world travel. It incorporates abandonment, loss, exile, renewal, creativity, diversity, kindness and gratitude.
Flesheaters and Bloodsuckers Anonymous
By HC Hammond
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,610. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Category: Fiction
Harold is an apathetic vampire in a world where creatures of the night are second-class citizens. With a living, breathing girlfriend and a small territory in the city, Harold has enough blood to fly under the radar...Until he messes up and gets caught. Forced to enter a rehab therapy program to spy on its founder, Harold's quiet afterlife is about to take a dangerous turn.
Turnbull's Slaves: A Minorcan Story - Plus Taino
By Donald H Sullivan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,400. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction
Contains two historical Novellas, "The Minorcans of Florida" and "Taino." The first is based on an ill-fated British colony in Florida in the 18th century and its Minorcan slaves. The second is based on the people who met Columbus, the hardships and dangers they faced before, during, and after the arrival of Columbus.
Pete Elliott's 1956 Nebraska Cornhuskers
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $2.75 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
In 1956 the University of Nebraska hired Pete Elliott to coach its football team. The new coach was a 29-year-old former All-American football player at the University of Michigan. He won 12 letters at UM. The Big 7 conference, of which NU was a member, was dominated by Bud Wilkinson's Oklahoma Sooners. Elliott coached backs at OU before coming to Nebraska. He brought with him the Split-T offense.
The Mafia, Football Gambling and Len Dawson
By Robert Grey Reynolds, Jr
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2013. Category: Nonfiction
Former NFL Quarterback Len Dawson is a controversial sports figure. A member of the National Football League Hall of Fame, he led the Kansas City Chiefs to victory in Super Bowl IV, in 1970. However, there are legitimate doubts about his complicity in "fixing" games between 1966-1970. He associated with gamblers. A Detroit grand jury named Dawson as part of a nationwide gambling scandal in 1970
Running Red River
By Jason Blacker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2013. Category: Fiction
Running Red River is a story about what might have happened if the founding of America by Columbus had turned out differently. What if the original inhabitants had been visited before by ancient astronauts? Running Red River is barely a man. The son of the leader of the Run'oonin. On a warm, sunny day he watches as ships sail in from the ocean and land upon the shore of his land.
Columbus The Snail: Discovers the World
By Andrea McNeill
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction
Columbus isn’t just an ordinary garden snail. He lives on the Garden Floor but isn’t like his friends. Columbus doesn’t let his small stature limit him; he thinks big! Under the leaves of the giant Calla Lily the garden is dark and damp. No snail has ever left. No snail ever thought to climb the tall green stalk that towers over the cloister of snails, at the limit of their known world.
Just Paper and Ink
By Writer's Ink Cooperative
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 50,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction
The Collective Works of Writers' Ink Cooperative This unique assortment of writings--Fiction, Nonfiction, Poetry, Children's Stories, and Inspirational--is the reflections and inspiration of Writers' Ink members.
Black Butterflies, White Fences
By Lisa Boucher
Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013. Category: Fiction
Ivy Strauss, a half-Jewish, Iowa farm girl has had enough! Her son Noah, a shy, stuttering twelve-year-old desperately needs some fatherly attention, but it’s clear her husband Ethan is too self-absorbed to notice the boy’s plight. Ivy describes Ethan’s involvement with his family as, “One half of a cross-breeze that blows in and out of our lives at will.”