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Midterms
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA
"Midterms" is my entry in NPR’s Round Nine of their occasional feature, “Three Minute Fiction.” In this case, each story had to “reference a U.S. President, real or fictional.” The day before the September 23 submission deadline was the 150th anniversary of one of our history’s most momentous—and politically shrewd—decisions, I felt dutybound to indulge that reality.
All We Like Sheep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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In light of the current state of political affairs, George Washington is probably rolling in his grave…or is he?
The Prometheus Peril
Series: Read A Movie, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,310. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2013. Categories: Screenplays » Mystery, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
The mayor of Houston, Amon Burlingame, receives a recorded message from someone calling themselves, “Prometheus.” He threatens to nuke the city. With the help and an attractive physics professor from the university, the mayor must decide if this threat is real and if so, what to do.
Everybody Lies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,040. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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Alaska's most hated lobbyist is dead. To State Patrol Lieutenant Paul Kitka, it seems simple -- abused wife flees to Alaska, husband follows, she shoots him -- and any Alaskan jury would acquit her. But Candace Marshall says she didn't do it. And it turns out that more than one person in Talkeetna had a grudge against the dead man. All of a sudden the case isn't simple at all.
Battleground State
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For Lily DeMarco, laid off from her corporate law firm and living in her parents' basement in Paterson, New Jersey, for Lily, saying yes to a job on the Ramal Cady campaign is a chance to do something -- anything -- to shake up her stalled life. When she is assigned to rural Georgia, she points her Volvo south, and takes on the challenge of helping to elect the first black Presidential candidate.
The Wanderers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,070. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General
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Vivimor has seen its share of troubles--it sits on the edge of the California Wastes, it's ruled by an oppressive military government, and it's plagued by criminals, disease, and revolutionaries. But now something very old has come to the city--something that is making people disappear and leaving shredded bodies in dark corners. And it falls to seven young men and women to stop it.
The Informed Conservative's Guide to the Lunatic Left
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,490. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Social policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
Award-winning journalist B. Christopher Agee dissects the agenda of America's political left through his analysis of current events and unique brand of commentary. Prepare to cringe, laugh, and most importantly learn the true vision the left has for America's future and what patriots must do to stem the tide. Agee's column, "The Informed Conservative," reaches a monthly audience of three million.
A Typology of National Responses to Terrorism
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
This book synthesizes terrorism researchers' work in comparing or describing national responses to terrorism into a single typology.
Obama's Greatest First-Term Successes
Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » White house, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Current affairs
President Barack Obama's most important successes are explored and discussed. This review of his major achievements explains why his historic first-term was one of the most significant of the modern era. Topics include President Obama's landmark healthcare reform, the killing of Osama bin Laden, the rescue of the American automobile industry and many more.
Lame Ducks
Price: Free! Words: 13,630. Language: American English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A political noir set in L.A., Lame Ducks is the story of two unlikely friends who find kinship in their disenchantment, even as they find themselves in over their heads against the corrupt and powerful.