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The Same Lonely Songs
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » General
Like most of us, Cal Connors knew who he was, or at least thought he did, until he experienced too much change in too short a time. His ensuing crisis of identity led him to attempt a brand new life as a songwriter, hitching up with a country band in its wanderings from the Gulf of Maine to the Gulf of Mexico. It's not long before Cal's new world collides with a troubled person's old world.
Whitewater Opera - Death Comes to the Allagash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,100. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General
Fight to survive . . . or die. That’s the choice seven friends must face when their getaway romp on the Allagash turns into a disaster. In this gripping tale of adventure, love, and betrayal, three women must face raging white water and a marauding bear. The led must become the leaders to rescue the men they love . . . and survive the man they hate.
Triumph over Truancy
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Confidence and self-esteem
A short story about being sentenced to a reform school for 6 months at age 15, penned at age 81 in 2010. The school no longer exists, with very little history until now. My book is now archived in the Chelmsford, MA library. The story covers how and why I was sentenced and my experiences while in there, how it profoundly affected my life, which just may affect yours. The year was 1944. Enjoy...
Approaching Storm
Series: The Storm Novels, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the aftermath of the killing of a teacher, an elementary school counselor takes a young girl on the run, both from the murderer and from the police.
Storm Passing
Series: The Storm Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,110. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Storm Passing, though complete in itself, is the sequel to the novel Approaching Storm. The story is picked up six years later, as young Belle Lapointe reaches sixteen years of age. Abused as a child, she feels that unhappiness is in the past. But Belle can’t escape her past. Once more, she finds herself among the hunted, and the stakes are far higher. Can insane revenge destroy her new family?
What Emma Left Behind
Price: Free! Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Chick Lit
A story of twins Caera and Claudia Campbell who solve an age-old mystery in New England. Written by Anne and Carolyne Spackman.
Envious Shadows
Price: Free! Words: 136,340. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
This is a novel about a black and white relationship in a small Maine town that explores the many forms of prejudice, particularly that of a racist Nazi group that hounds the couple and causes tragedy, but also many other external ways--class, religion, sexual orientation, even appearance and personality-- that people use to unfairly judge others.
On a Darkling Plain
You set the price! Words: 116,780. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Samuel Jellerson, 56 and forced into early retirement, is walking in the woods behind the family farm in Maine one fall day when he witnesses a priest molesting a boy. From this one event all the action in the novel follows and draws a wide cross section of the town into a theme that explores the nature of evil and its antidote empathy, the force that creates community, and fellow-feeling.
The Two Paths
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,300. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 by The Wessex Collective. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Two Paths begins at a lakeside cottage where a group of graduating seniors are having a celebratory end-of-school party. One of them is Robbie Elder, campus football hero, who later in the night violates in an ambiguous rape Cilla Whitten, a plain and socially awkward junior lured there by the promise of excitement and popularity. The rest of the novel follows these two into young adulthood.
The Quadrant: At the Mother of Waters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 150,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
First in a 3-volume narrative journey set in 19th century New England and on the high seas. Against the backdrop of conflicting traditions and beliefs, this shared account traces the unveiling merger of three unlike mariners—a Maine sea captain, a ship’s doctor, and a Welsh gypsy seaman—whose journey ultimately unites their lives and cultures, even as it divides their families and communities.