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There Honour Lies
You set the price! Words: 2,360. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the aftermath of a terrible battle, rash words and hasty actions see the elderly Lord John of Eastbrook challenge a much younger knight to a duel, a trial of arms that he knows he can not win.
Every Song Has Its Secret
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Tattoos tell stories. The ink that covers Landon McDaniel's skin are not unlike his story... ordinary, yet intriguing; painful, yet beautiful. EVERY SONG HAS ITS SECRET is a tale of love, passion, regret, heartache, loneliness, and... of course, a secret.
A Family Legacy: The Watson Works
Price: Free! Words: 52,840. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Literature » Coming of age
Another tragedy has struck the Watson family and now the only thing left is the family business. Connor, the younger of the teen brothers, must try to make the tough decisions that will keep things going. Can Connor deal with his profound loss and prevent a similar tragedy when he has the chance? Can he find happiness and make a new family? Join Connor in this story of adventure and courage.
Playing the Baseball Card
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family, Fiction » Literature » Sports
A story about personal courage and determination. Devin’s mother died six years ago, and he helps look after his younger brother while their father works as a baseball pitcher trying to make it into the major leagues. Just when it seems that things are looking better, tragedy strikes again. Now, it’s all up to the young teen as he tries to make it work for what’s left of his small family.
Hannah Robinson: The Celebrated Beauty of Her Day, A Play in Two Acts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 11,300. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2010. Categories: Screenplays » History
The beautiful, strong-willed Hannah Robinson defies her powerful father Rowland and marries the man she loves. The action takes places on a plantation in colonial Rhode Island in the mid 1700s. This play is based on historical records and the legends that sprang up over the centuries after Hannah died her early, tragic death.
House of Love
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Young Paul moves to his grandparents’ house after his sister drowned. A medium to the spirit world, his great-grandmother Big Mama teaches Paul to communicate with the living and the dead, opening a door that forces Paul to realize he will never return to his life as it was before. House of Love is about family, forgiveness and the unshakable bonds that unite family through life and afterlife.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Andy Harrison blames himself for the death of his childhood sweetheart - and so do most who know him. When a light plane is lost on a foggy mountain, Andy must battle the dangers of the mountain and the same flooding river that claimed the life of his one true love - in order to save those who are lost. Only by facing his demons can he be truly free. A wonderful adventure of love and lives saved.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,700. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Anthology
FOOTPRINTS includes a collection of stories that explore and discover what it really means to live: To love without reserve, even when we lose what we hold dear; to accept that we would rather deny, and learn to see the light in the darkness; to embrace the unconditional bonds of friendship, and experience the greatest gifts of all.
Hemlock and the Wizard Tower
Series: The Maker's Fire, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 136,200. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
A young rogue named Hemlock fights crime in her rundown neighborhood, which lies at the fringe of a magical city. Her sister relies on magical healing, and the spells are failing. When Hemlock confronts the wizards by breaking into their tower, events are set into motion that determine the destiny of the entire realm. Her adventure features brutal combat, cunning politics and tragic romance.
As The Eagle Cries Sharon’s Journey Home
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,200. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2010 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Nonfiction » New Age » Spiritualism
This is the story of a young woman misdiagnosed with a bipolar disorder, her accident and coma. Her mother finds guidance and peace in the teachings and traditions of Native American (Lakota) spirituality. It is only through a deep spiritual connection to her daughter in a coma that the family is able to make the final decision to allow her to die without further medical intervention.