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Keeper of the Seed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,490. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After 15 years, Sarah must face her first love. Her brother is missing. Tim can help her find Ben, but their painful past left scars that may never fade. As dangerous situations develop, Sarah struggles to protect those she loves without causing more damage in the process. Secrets could be discovered. Is a second chance at happiness worth the risk?
The Death of Johnny Ace
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: American English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » African American fiction » General
The Death of Johnny Ace is based on rhythm & blues singer Johnny Ace, whose meteoric career was cut short by his unexpected death. Did he blow his brains out playing Russian roulette? Or was it just a tragic accident?
Time Travels with Herodotus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,550. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Herodotus, the historian, now comes alive for your easy reading in this biography. The world had seen major wars before his relatively peaceful times... when a massive army was stopped by 300 Spartans, when a storm sunk four hundred ships in one day, and when explorers had traveled around Africa. An eager curiosity took him to Babylon, Egypt, and Athens.
Was It Murder? The Life and Mysterious Death of John Thomas Wacaster (1848-1916)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,480. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Family history, Nonfiction » History » Genealogy
John Thomas Wacaster lived a fairly normal life for his time...until he married his second wife. From there, life went downhill until he died under somewhat mysterious circumstances. Among questions needing answers are: Was the death certificate perjured? Was he shot? Did his wife shoot him? Was his wife a Madam? Did she run a Bordello? Was there a coverup by police and city officials?
Writer, Writer
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 34,570. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
"Writer, Writer" provides a glimpse at my own experiences of weaving fact into fiction. In this new book, I share snippets from my life and tell how my personal ups and downs fed a career as an author. A late bloomer, I began creating fiction at age forty-seven, and now happily have eight books to offer, including one novel, which was adapted for a motion picture.
Upload: A Very American Conspiracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
"Scud stud" reporter Digby Tobin is banished to the USA after getting into trouble in Afghanistan. Ordered to write about conspiracies, he files nothing in two weeks. His editor sends a rooky researcher to ‘help’ investigate the MLK assassination. One day after her arrival they find a key source murdered. It's the start of a crazy race across the country. Someone wants them dead. But why?
Gravediggers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,020. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Seventeen-year-old Billy thinks his father’s murder will never be solved—until he stumbles across an old ammo box while digging a grave in his small-town Tennessee cemetery. What he finds leads him to question everything he knows, and his search for answers will uncover more than he bargained for: lies, secrets, and conspiracies—and behind them all, a dangerous truth.
Finest Kind
Series: 666ties, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
TICK...TICK...TICK...TICK... Spring, 1968. Memphis is cool but tense. Otis Redding has enough static in his life already: struggling to balance his family life with his career at the top of the pops—and the undercover side job as a superhero isn't helping.
The Sun's Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Their reign was erased from the historical record by their enemies and was only brought to light in modern times. The capital that the King (Akhenaten) and his Queen (Nefertiti) had built and where they lived out their dreams along the Nile was in the end abandoned and then crushed to its foundations.
Memphis Afternoons
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Aging
A touching, sometimes hilarious memoir of the 1950s when southern propriety was giving way to bourbon, Elvis, and sexual discovery. With rueful wit the author artfully renders a youth of hunting and fishing giving way to brawls, debutante parties, and literary exploration. The story is told against a wistful background of the poignant portrayal of a father struck by Alzheimer's.