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Backbone
Series: The Cities of Luna, Book 12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,810. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Feisal is determined that the disease that has attacked his spine will not signal the end of his professional baseball career. Surgery and rehabilitation in the low gravity of Earth's moon may be his only hope.
The Urban Griot
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
In the tradition of West Africa, the land of our ancestors, the Griot was the village storyteller. His job was to to keep the old folks alive when they had crossed over to the other side. In America, we had lost our voice because of slavery, but it has been found again. The Urban Griot takes up that mantle with three short stories of the African American experience.
The Bipolar Bear
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
(5.00)
The Bipolar Bear is a 5200-word non-fiction story about my late father, who was the strongest and most intelligent person I’ve ever known. He loved to laugh, make others laugh, and people were drawn to his charms. He was very affectionate and loving, and the scariest and most violent man you can imagine.
The End of the Beginning: A Short Story About the Rise and Fall of Oil Prices
Price: Free! Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
"The End of the Beginning" is a post-publication Bonus Chapter of Chaturanga," the young adult educational novel about Central Asia. In the style of "Chaturanga," this short story offers readers a fun, interesting, and relatable way to understand current events related to oil prices, the future of energy, world markets, and geopolitics.
In Your Dreams
Series: Falling, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,630. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Just-right stubble on his chin, body of a boxer and a smirk that stimulates all the right nerves—women have never been a problem. All except for this one. Purple hair, gray eyes, a raspy voice and sass, Murphy Sullivan is a little bit country and a little bit rock-n-roll. And her and Casey? They have history. He can’t remember it, but she wrote a song about him—and it’s not exactly a love song.
Letter from a Desperate Father
Price: Free! Words: 5,350. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00)
An innocent man has been imprisoned. Hoping to see his son one last time, he composes a letter explaining the devastating event for which he's been blamed. LETTER FROM A DESPERATE FATHER is a chilling tale of grief and betrayal with supernatural elements.
The Envelope - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00)
A short story about a white envelope, a man, and a boy. Designed as a 'coffee cup' read - just long enough to read over a cup of coffee.
A Father's Joy Is Fishing With His Boy
Series: Lessons Learned. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Beginner
BLURB: Four year old Ernie and his dad plan a fishing day. However, the best plans never play out. From the moment they leave their trip is filled with adventure, fun and a few laughs. Enjoy.  
You Can't Question the Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Horror » Undead
We take care of our own. A father gives some timely advice as he hopes to apprentice his son in the family business. Blood is thicker than water, but whose blood will it be? "You Can't Question the Dead" is a speculative flash (that means it's really short) fiction.
Zero On Me
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A limited father-son relationship leads to an amusing recollection of the fabulous 50s and 60s, as a son views his childhood through a prism of “someday you’ll look back at this and laugh.” The suspenseful opening is the book's foundation. It affects both the father and son, and leads to a surprising conclusion, all effectively blended in this entertaining, unusual and true story. Enjoy sampling!