J. C. Bass

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J.C. Bass is a 28 year-old writer from Kentucky. In 2010 he won the Dantzler fiction award for his short story 'Parking Lot Follies'. He's got noisy neighbors, too many bills, and a smart-ass sense of humor. He is also the author of 'Unwise Guys','The Poet and the Bastard', and 'A Man and his Lawn.'

Where to find J. C. Bass online

Twitter: UnwiseGuy27

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Killing Houston
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,120. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by J. C. Bass. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
While on his final tour in Iraq, U.S. Marine Nick Kacey witnesses a fellow soldier murder a young boy in cold blood. When the military turns a blind eye, it seems that the killer is going to get away unpunished. But Nick can't let him. He just...can't. Nick takes it upon himself to set things straight. A life for a life. The only question is, what will it cost him?

Books

Chasing Clues in Jimmy Choos
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,120. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Opal Harper is a feisty 89 year old who spends her days drinking wine, playing cards, and flirting with men half her age. But when her kindhearted employer Steve dies under suspicious (and possibly murderous) circumstances, she takes it upon herself to find the culprits responsible and bring them to justice.
Firehorn: A Dwarf Fortress Story - Part One
Price: Free! Words: 33,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Deep in the arctic wastes of the Long Night lies a Dwarven fortress called Firehorn. Its 2000 citizens have fought off the evil that dwells there for generations, and have even bested the war hungry Goblin empire to the south. But now something unspeakable has risen from the depths of the earth intent on tormenting those who have dared disturb its slumber...
A Man and His Lawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,870. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Bill Baxter is a man of simple tastes; he likes sports, sweet tea, and a well-manicured lawn. But when a smooth-talking conman makes off with his life savings, his world starts crumbling around him. His new neighbors are trying to kill each other, his wife wants to fleece him for all he’s worth, and his sister won’t move her dead husband out of her living room. Something has to give...
The Poet and the Bastard
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Todd is an overly-sensitive wannabe poet who spends his days working in a laundromat. Jon is a hard-drinking smart-ass who produces cheesy low-budget B-movies. As old friends, they're used to stumbling through life together, but when you add Todd's stripper girlfriend Rebecca into the mix, their misadventures get taken to a whole new level...
Unwise Guys
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Rocco and Jimmy are the lowest ranking members of the Italian mafia, and their eccentric boss always gives them the worst jobs; anything from picking up his dry-cleaning, to carrying out a hit on a rival boss's dog. "Unwise Guys" chronicles the ridiculous and often hilarious escapades of two gangsters with unique (and sometimes warped) perspectives on the world, their work, and life in general.

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Smashwords book reviews by J. C. Bass

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  • Smashwords Book Marketing Guide on July 12, 2013

    Really helpful, thank you very much.