Beating Windward Press

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Beating Windward Press, established in 2011 by Matt Peters, is an independent publisher of novels, short story collections, and non-fiction by emerging authors. We produce 5 to 10 titles a year and our books reflect the individual tastes of our staff - mostly mainstream fiction with a literary edge. Beating Windward offers books with distinct voices and perspectives that we hope brings pleasure, knowledge, and entertainment to our readers.

We call Orlando, Florida home, but our hearts are wherever the written word reigns.

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Boat Girl: A Memoir of Youth, Love, & Fiberglass
By Melanie Neale
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 94,660. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Nonfiction
“Boat Girl” is the heart-breaking memoir of what it’s like to grow up aboard a sailboat. Melanie paints a vivid picture of the trials and tribulations of family life aboard a sailboat without drowning the reader in the technical details of sailing. “Boat Girl” strikes a perfect balance between a coming of age story and a sea tale, enjoyable for boaters and land-lovers alike.
Doc Voodoo: Aces & Eights
By Dale Lucas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Fiction
Harlem, 1926: The First World War is still known as The Great War. Jazz is new and always in the air. Booze is black market and the market is worth killing over. But Doc Voodoo is conjuring the Loas and getting horsed to maintain peace, prosperity, and autonomy for the residents of Harlem.
American Fraternity Man
By Nathan Holic
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 187,890. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Fiction
Charles Washington, a college grad brimming with energy and idealism and promise, is swept up in the Compassion Boom. At the height of the financial meltdown, he spurns the prescribed job market to take a job with a not-for-profit, sacrificing salary for the selfless mission of his first post-college employer. Charles is out to save the world – the world of fraternities!
Doc Voodoo: Crossfire
By Dale Lucas
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,270. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Beating Windward Press. Category: Fiction
Harlem, 1927: Caught between trigger-happy vigilantes, a hexed holy man, and a mad mobster out for blood, Doc Voodoo finds himself torn between worlds and caught in the crossfire…


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