Denise Barker


A Deep South all-Indie author + freelance copy editor for NYC publisher. See my tips for fellow authors at and my e-books at online stores like

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Down South
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This short story tells the tale of Michael Compton, a Northerner, and Danielle Boyette, a Deep South gal, who he meets by chance. They have more in common than their five senses show them. Home is not a place so much as a feeling—an intimacy shared, uniform acceptance, eternal belonging—even if you’ve never been there before. (PG-13)
A Copyediting Checklist for Novelists
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Reference, Nonfiction » Publishing » Self-publishing
There is only One Rule to copyediting. However, there are more than two dozen tasks set forth on the Checklist herein to implement the One Rule. As an Indie-published author and a freelance copy editor for a large NYC publishing house, I share these tips with my fellow Indie authors.
Good Ole Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Love comes in surprise packages for Holt and Neva. Holt Ian Seville is the fifth son-of-a-son to run his family’s gun manufacturing company, a favored bachelor within Dallas society, a hunting enthusiast, an avid inventor, having the time of his life. Geneva “Neva” Tate is a workaholic, an entrepreneur, a fundraiser, a lover of animals, a yoga instructor, enjoying her freedom and privacy.

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