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Chips Off The Block
Price: Free! Words: 43,710. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Flash fiction, short stories, novelettes, and a poem or three round out this author’s tenure in the Top Writers Block cooperative. Themes range from loneliness and poverty to out of the ashes and meringue. Yes meringue, along with stitches, pumpkins, trash day, fools rush in and why me? Comedy and romance interweave with tragedy, sometimes within the same tale.
Leaving Little Havana: A Memoir of Miami’s Cuban Ghetto
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Social Science » Immigration and Emigration
While most memoirs by Cuban-Americans revolve around childhood scenes in Cuba and explore the experiences of a young man, Leaving Little Havana is the first refugee memoir to focus on a Cuban girl growing up in America, rising above the obstacles and clearing a path to her own American Dream.
She Haunts Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,210. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00)
Based on a true event, this is the touching tale of a woman misunderstood and left unjustifiably incarcerated for life. She is forever a sparkle of light in her dim surroundings, leaving valuable lessons in her wake. It is a story of joy, heartbreak, surprise, and anger, and is destined to be remembered.
Real Life in the UK: Reflections of an Immigrant Doctor
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 92,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
An immigrant doctor's shocking experiences of real life in today's United Kingdom.
Klan Rags: A True Story of Jewish Defiance in 1920s Alabama
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,010. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
This is the true story of a Jewish rag dealer in 1920s Huntsville Alabama who defied the local Ku Klux Klan. The Klan was determined to drive him out of town...or worse. Everyone expected blood in the streets. This is a tense but inspirational story with an unanticipated ending.
Behind the Curtains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational
(5.00)
A novel about romance, family, and overcoming personal struggles, Behind the Curtains tells the story of a humble boy born on a small Caribbean island who suffered from abject poverty and was abandoned by his parents at an early age. Marked by the negative experiences of his childhood, he did all he could to overcome his past and follow the path to success. Based on a true story.
One Dead Crow: Personal Accounts of the Paranormal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,060. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » New Age » The Paranormal
(5.00)
One Dead Crow, Personal Accounts of the Paranormal is part autobiography, part journalism, part mystery, part history and a peek into real-life supernatural events that occurred in the life of the author.
Berry Picking
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Love comes with surprises... Paula Oyelowo thinks she knows the kind of man she wants. Unfortunately, her mother wants her to marry for money. Her aunt wants her to marry for love. But a trip to a berry patch soon forces her to see what she wants for herself. Dara Girard is the bestselling author of more than twenty novels including "Gaining Interest" and "Honest Betrayal".
An American Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 175,890. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A sprawling multi-generational novel about five siblings in a Jewish-American family. Beginning the day JFK was assassinated and ending on 9/11, the story takes us to Woodstock, Vietnam, Haight-Ashbury, the music scene on the Sunset Strip and the upper west side of Manhattan. More than just one family’s story, this book is a trip through the tumultuous changes in America during these years.
A Hand in Happiness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2013 by Terracentric Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Female authors, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Fine art
Where is the line between love, survival and happiness? A Hand in Happiness expresses the everyday struggles and gradual triumph of a young female immigrant. 31 poems and drawings about survival, love and happiness will touch and encourage you to fight for the life you want to live. Read a sample poem online: http://terracentricpress.weebly.com/a-hand-in-happiness.html