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Float Street Press publishes a range of stories and poetry that are in the tradition of the stories and poems that enriched our lives.

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Hot Asian Nights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary, Fiction » Erotica » Menage/Multiple Partners
Looking for erotic adventure in SE Asia... Hot girls on their own attract adventure, lusting looks and trouble. Especially in a place where the rules are different, even the risks and rewards aren't quite the same. Contains all three stories in the Hot Asian Nights series (ESCAPE TO PHNOM PENH, PHONE GAMES, and MAKING CHANGES.)
Making Changes
Series: Hot Asian Nights, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,190. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Action/Adventure, Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary
It can be hard to change jobs when you work for the Russian mob--Sara's bored with Mikka's phone games and wants to entertain Chad's clients, but Mikka's group gets violent about quitters. Bel has arrived in Phnom Pehn on the run from the law only to be robbed herself. Now she's broke and without a passport. When Interpol arrives Sara might just have a solution to both their problems.
Phone Games
Series: Hot Asian Nights, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Action/Adventure, Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary
A girl does what she can Sara finds a job that lets her stay in Cambodia—seducing businessmen and stealing identities for a Russian mob. It's a strange and simple scam... and lucrative. Oddly enough, it suits her and she likes it. When it leads to other opportunities that intrigue her she finds the mob is a jealous employer.
Escape to Phnom Penh
Series: Hot Asian Nights, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,440. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Action/Adventure, Fiction » Erotica » Contemporary
Getting Away from the Dreary Sara and Gina go to Cambodia to get away from lovers and husbands and shake the dullness off their lives. The Pearl of the Orient is a place where they know no one and the few rules there are don't seem too strictly enforced. It's a place for adventure, for an escape. It's also a bit treacherous.
The Remingtons of India
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 191,640. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2015 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Returning to India in 1899, Katherine is swept up in the tumult of the British Empire at its zenith. The daughter of a British Indian Army officer, she must establish her own identity without bringing dishonor to her family. With her affections torn between a rich and handsome charmer and a taciturn career soldier devoted to duty, she must learn the difference between infatuation and True Love.
Death Benefits
Series: A Martin Billings Story, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It's hard to close a business deal when you can't find the person who is supposed to sign the papers. In fact, all Martin Billings can find is the man's sailboat, and it's burning on a Venezuelan beach. A mysterious woman and an ex British spy seem interested in finding the man too, but why? Martin needs some answers, and preferably before Ugly Bill gets too tired of him playing detective.
Imitating Art
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A writer backpacking in Asia looks for a quiet place to write about a criminal on the run finds the ideal place--where fiction and life blur together. Can telling a story create another story?
Visions of Jupiter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Three stories of speculative fiction asking the important questions of life: What if monkeys had continued to dominate the space program? What if an alien invasion went almost unnoticed? What if space colonization were as messed up as colonization anywhere else? Includes: Alien Fast-Food Wars, A Lovely Failure and The First Creatured Mission.
Berlin Danse Macabre
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
Ah! Berlin... Berlin. City of love and pain. City of discord. City of hate. City of memories... Fritz said to Albert: something bad is about to happen. Fritz said: I have seen the signs—clouds shaped like swastikas at sundown and at night, floating above the canal like tattered wisps of grey brume, the ghosts of Karl Liebkneckt and Rosa Luxemburg. From the collection UNLIKELY STORIES
Under Low Skies
Series: A Martin Billings Story, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,430. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Martin Billings is in Venezuela to prove that his brother, Tim, didn't murder a fisherman. But a mysterious woman lawyer is trying to get him to leave the country. When Martin becomes a suspect in the brutal murder of Tim's girlfriend and a local crime boss decides Martin knows where his missing drugs are, what else can go wrong?
All Golf Clubs are NOT Created Equal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A humorous look at the diabolical side of certain golf clubs.
The Jeweled Web: Stories of Delusions & Desires
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,290. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2013 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
This collection of 18 short stories looks at the sad and unhappy, ironic, and sometimes insane relationships we have with lovers, friends, coworkers and even ourselves. Qazi shows our multicultural universe as he sees it in styles ranging from gritty realism to absurdist. He explores our foibles and strengths, our successes and failures, and the insecure core hiding in all of them.
Murphy's Loss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Amanda Murphy accepted the command of a new spaceship that would test Earth’s revolutionary new propulsion system, she didn't bother to ask why she was selected. Until, that is, she learned that her new command would be totally under the control of a computer. The ship moves too fast for human control--what happens if something goes wrong?
Proton: Heroine of Chem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Proton, protector of the innocent and oppressed, roams the world of Chem fighting evil and injustice. But if she can't escape the ambush she has wandered into, all life on Chem will be in peril. An adult story for those who appreciate chemistry.
The Alien Fast-Food Wars
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
When remote-controlled aircraft begin behaving erratically, even crashing, there is only one logical explanation – aliens have taken over the planet's fast-food industry to carry out research about humans. Their research methodology interferes with remote-control frequencies. Since they won't stop, this means war.
La cantina de ron
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: Spanish. Published: October 27, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
¨En las islas del Caribe, los bares de ron son el centro de la actividad comunal, mas que todo porque todos aparecen por allí, tarde o temprano. Noticias de eventos y personas, chismes e historias se comparten libremente. Es un fantástico lugar para pasar el tiempo si quieres conocer gente. Y, el ron suele ser muy bueno, también Traducción de Derek Marabolí
The Potato Professor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,980. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Poetry » Epic
A fictional review of a fictional long poem about a professor who is the world's foremost expert on potatoes and how his search for the cause of bruised potatoes leads him to love in the potato patch and a new life.
Unlikely Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,150. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Here are eleven short stories, each an adventure, a new experience, a new beginning, another attempt to pin down the complex realities that surround us, befuddle us, overwhelm us, confuse us, distress us. They take place in locales ranging from Lahore, Pakistan to Silicon Valley and talk of life and lust, of success and failure and show a kaleidoscopic variety of responses to all of those.
Float Street Notes
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,080. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Sports & outdoor recreation » Sailing, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Boats are funny animals, especially old boats, and the sailors who ply the waters in them are even funnier. This book contains over 50 humorous essays written for Caribbean Compass and some photos from those strange and wonderful times. They examine a wide spectrum of facts and speculations on boats and boating, and ponder the strange creatures found in the Caribbean -- sailors.
Nameless Mountain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Adventure » General
The craziness that comes with the summer heat gets into your bones, fraying relationships and making even thought a chore. That makes the idea of a road trip romantic -- maybe to a mountain without even the weight of a name.
Chancy
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The origins of a modern Flying Dutchman, trying to sail round the world, his adventure interrupted by his own success as a businessman. He learns that following your dreams isn't as easy as you'd like, and even when you do, dreams can be a tricky things. Beautifully illustrated with photos by Tom Tsui.
Sigh of a Traveler
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Traveling provides an opportunity to see the world from a variety of perspectives. This collection of poems was written while moving slowly from one place to another. Along with a few photos, this collection provides observations of life in different places, and mixed impressions of the world as she is. The poems were primarily written in Asia, the Caribbean and Southwestern United States.
Two Stories of Sailors and the Sea
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 9,230. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Adventure » General
These two stories are about life in and around sailboats in the Caribbean -- the Lesser Antilles. The sea does not give quarter and not being vigilant can be fatal; yet simply being at sea when the sails are full and the seas alive feels like nothing else -- it is a rare chance to directly interact with the power of nature.
Life in the Margins
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011 by Float Street Press. Categories: Nonfiction » Philosophy » Biography, Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry
The view from the margins is quite different from that along the main highways and byways of life. These are poems written from a life played out in the margins of the mainstream world. Comments and observations from a poetic perspective.


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