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A Look Inside My Head: A Series of Poems
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,690. Language: American English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
The first poetry collection published by blogger, writer and artist Arlinda Jackson. This book is a small collection of poetry that many may either appreciate, or even love.
Raised In The Game
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 132,170. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Criminals & outlaws, Nonfiction » Law » Judicial Power
Sterling Daniels, today after serving a 26 year sentence for his first crime, Sterling Daniels has changed is life around. He has given his life to God and is set out to be a mentor to youth caught up in the same cycle. Furthermore, Mr. Daniels has learned that there is power in a pen as he pursues his career as an author.
How Granny Defeated the M.O.B.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
Jesse House feels he’s a failure. Maybe he is. Growing up on Detroit’s East Side in the 60s and 70s, his life was nothing if not eventful. From avoiding the local M.O.B. to trying to figure out who his own family was, Jesse was nearly always confused. If you lived life in his shoes, would you have been any different?
Lamb of God: a novel of the love and sacrifice of two brothers
Price: Free! Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
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Second Place at 2002 Writers Digest Awards in a field of 370 entries. In WW II Detroit, Michael copes with the guilt of being too weak to save his 11-year-old twin from murder. His life turns around on a Michigan farm with earthy and loving people. This historical novel integrates Michael's struggle with the energy and racial tensions of a city reaching its finest hour as The Arsenal of Democracy.
Holy Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2016 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » Family violence
Sex, voodoo and murder, three stories of crimes linked to the church by Edgar Award Finalist Diane Fanning. In the basement of a Michigan church, a sexton uncovers the rotting skeleton of a nun. In a small southern town, a Baptist minister practices voodoo and five of his family members die mysteriously. In South Texas, the body of a devout young woman was found floating in a canal.
Gate Change
Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Brian has cleared the airport security checkpoint and the bars are open. What could go wrong?
Grind City
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Gary Hardwick. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A black woman is stopped by police and taken into custody. The next morning, she is found dead in a cell, murdered. Danny Cavanaugh takes on the case and finds a motive more evil than murder.
Seven Neighborhoods in Detroit: Recipes from the City
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » American / Middle Western States, Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » History
Detroit was built on innovation and that can also be said of its most famous dishes. While exploring the seven neighborhoods in this Detroit Cookbook, you’ll discover Detroit’s unique food history as you cook your way through its most crave-worthy recipes! A nostalgic keepsake for Detroiters, this cookbook is also a comprehensive resource for anyone interested in regional cuisines.
E.Con the Icon
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
Dr. Eddie Connor presents E.CON the ICON, a provocative and candid commentary on topics, from Pop Culture to President Barack Obama. In a celebrity driven culture, discover what it means to be a true icon and make an impact.
Can't Bury Tales: Short Stories Inside a Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
On Thanksgiving Eve, a group of displaced travelers engage in a story-telling competition to try to win back their bus fares.