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All Was Well
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
(5.00)
On the surface, Todd's family is just like every other on his block. Another cookie cutter house with another cookie cutter family. But behind the boarded up window, a dark secret resides.
Creaks and Groans
Series: Tales of Unification. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,920. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Purple and green billowed as he exhaled. Pixie dust. Felix's one vice, helped his knees stop aching and his body remember what it was like to be young. But this batch brought rage instead of youth, violence instead of relief. Not a good thing to inflict on an old dragon hunter, especially one as not-human as Felix. Only question was who'd pay for it: his neighbor Youneda or the dealer.
Several Incidents in Mackenzie Philip’s Afternoons
Series: The Invisible Man. You set the price! Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Mackenzie Philips had to deal with all the trials of youth, bullies, school, parents who don't understand him. And God. Who Mackenzie believes is out to get him. God wants revenge. Because Mackenzie has committed a terrible crime. He's killed someone. He's killed two someones.
A Boy’s Life
Series: The Invisible Man. You set the price! Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age
A Boy's Life is a novelette, Part of a multi series of books under the banner THE INVISIBLE MAN. Mackenzie Philips is a young boy dealing with school, bullies, girls, and boredom. But Mackenzie harbours a terrible secret, one that he cannot share. Threatened by bigger boys, teachers, and the police, Mackenzie is afraid of only one person... God.
Levittown
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,650. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A story of a young nonconformist growing up in America’s second planned housing community, Levittown portrays life in the late 1970s with a sardonic eye trained on the country’s time-honored traditions and questionable preoccupations. Set against a backdrop of classic rock, NASCAR and elementary school life, Levittown is the tale of a young boy named Michael trying to find himself.
Map Making: Poems of Land and Identity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,120. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2015 by THEAQ Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Do you consider yourself a “city girl,” or a “small-town guy,” or a “suburban mom?” Our souls contain landscapes, and not just the metaphoric kind. What we see daily as we look out upon the world leaves an indelible imprint on us and shapes our relationships—to each other and to the planet.
Tales of the Opening
Series: Short Story Collections ยท Tales of Unification. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,220. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Quiet moments from a fantastic world: Tales of the Opening contains six stories from the Unification universe where humans and dragons argue about lawn maintenance while pixies fly overhead. Meyari McFarland creates stories of the fantastic with queer characters that will touch your heart. Included are: Memories of Fire, August Highs, Checkout Line, Maintenance, Smell of Joy, Fairy Dragon Blues.
Smell of Joy
Series: Tales of Unification. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2015 by MDR Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Few dragons collected teapots. Youneda didn't care. They pleased him and his hoard was worth enough to allow him a comfortable life in the suburbs. Nothing bothered him anymore. At least until a new neighbor in the suburb shattered everyone's peace with wild magic that drove Youneda off his basking couch and out into the rain to solve the mystery of what had turned the world orange.
Angry Cameron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Diandra has just moved into a new house, and is getting to know her neighbors. She finds out about her new neighbor, Cameron Bassett, from another, Marlena, that he is someone to avoid at all costs. Diandra finds Cameron fascinating, to Marlena's shock, and wants to get to know him better. A confrontation with Cameron occurs one day, but will Diandra live to regret her attachment to him?
Murder in the Air (A Twin Lakes Mystery, #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Shortly after the remains of a teenaged boy are unearthed on newly acquired Twin Lakes property, Lydia Krause has a worrisome conversation with her elderly neighbor. Daniel Korman hints at having known the dead boy and wonders if, after all this time, he should let sleeping dogs lie. Then Daniel dies under suspicious circumstances, and Lydia suspects that his two friends are responsible...