Nicholas Antinozzi

Biography

Nick lives in Minnesota and spends as much time as he can writing. He believes that the literary envelope has been pushed too far and he prides himself on writing things a grandmother, or even a young teenager might stumble across, and read from cover to cover without blushing.

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Books

Backspaced
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,430. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Backspaced is the next big thing in social media. This mysterious peer review site, immediately goes viral. The site allows you to rate anyone you like, anonymously. Some use the site to compliment the good people in their lives, but the vast majority uses the site to attack their peers. Too late, they learn the site was a trap, created by the government. The Sixth Great Extinction has begun.
The Minnesota Candidate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,660. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Tom Picacello meets Shari Munthon and it changes his world. So much so, that the couple elopes after knowing each other for just three short weeks. Tom discovers that Shari is a multimillionaire, while Shari learns that Tom's family is in need of psychiatric help. The world is changing, inexplicably, and Tom learns that Shari's dead parents are to blame. A lighthearted take on dark subject matter.
Bunkers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,450. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
A tale of two bunkers, one practically constructed, the other designed for comfort. When Mark SleepingBear sees the world crumbling around him, he decides its time to renovate his grandfather's Cold War era fallout shelter. As conditions worsen, he decides to share his secret with his neighbors. He soon learns that they are not who they pretend to be, sadly, by then it is too late.
Bits And Pieces
Price: Free! Words: 17,080. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(5.00)
A collection of short stories, each as unique and different from the others as the title suggests. From Bennie to The Cold Shoulder, these stories have refused to go away. Each tale carries an emotional message of hope, compassion, anger, even fear. Like life, the emotions contained within these tales will hit you when you least expect them.
Monster in the Mirror
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,410. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00)
Eddie and Charles Drummond are mirror twins, identical, yet opposite. The boys have a fight and do not speak until their mother dies, nearly twenty years later. Both men are now married with families of their own and they try to put the past where it belongs. Sensitive, politically charged issues arise, which drive the families further apart. Sparks fly as the far right meets the radical left.
Superior
Price: Free! Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
(4.00)
Shortly after his arrival up at the family cottage on Lake Superior, Stan Goobash watches in horror as a mammoth sinkhole opens in the middle of the lake. Moments later, the greatest of all the Great Lakes is nothing more than a memory. Stan vows to get to the bottom of this mystery.
Desperate Measures 2 The Final Solution
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,710. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
Sheriff Mike Brannon returns in this thrilling sequel to The Alphabet Men. Brannon knows too much about a secret government agency and he is faced with the agonizing choice of remaining silent and safe, or risking the lives of everyone he loves by stepping forward with the truth. Three tales are spun in different directions, but they return to the one man who binds them together: Bill Huggins.
Desperate Measures The Alphabet Men
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,530. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Desperate measures are taken in this futuristic tale of energy verses ecology. When a huge natural gas deposit is discovered under the Corn Belt, Blue Sing Energy moves in to use hydraulic fracturing to force it out of the earth. Bad press causes Blue Sing to partner with herbicide giant, Sinmanco, to develope an earth-friendly fluid for drilling. Bill Huggins arrives and things only get worse.
Julie Hartman, Julie Hartman
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
When the chips are down, and they certainly are in these desperate times; friends and family stick together. Julie finds this out in an unlikely fashion. As the economy is crumbling around them, people are forced to make hard choices as to where they want to make their stand. They also must choose who to stand by. Julie's life is about to change, but not without a little help from a friend.
Jon...A Desperate Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(3.50)
In the latest prequel to Desperate Times you are introduced to Jon. With the world unraveling around them, Jon and his friend, Kyle, find themselves at a crossroads. People are already looking at the world in a different way; very much aware that everything they take for granted is about to disappear, perhaps forever. Goodbyes need to be said, but is there enough time before things get desperate?
Brindle's Odyssey
Price: Free! Words: 99,090. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(4.00)
A modern day Odyssey; Odd Whitefeather returns in this chilling tale that spans generations. Huckleberry Brindle has been exiled for five years after the loss of his demolition crew. The town of Carlton is losing its men and the people turn to him for help. Huck meets the love of his life, but she exists in another time. Can they overcome impossible Odds and remain together?
Ken's Tale & the Peterson Dilemma - Desperate Prequels
Price: Free! Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
(4.00)
Ken Dahlgren watched the economy tumble. He knows the end is near. He and his wife plan for an economic cataclysm and stock their lake home with necessities. What Ken lacks are the guns to protect himself and Patty from the unknown. The search costs him dearly. The second story is about the rich Peterson clan, the moment after they realize they stayed in the city too long. Death is at their door.
Bill Huggins - A Desperate prequel
Price: Free! Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
People are seldom what they seem and Bill Huggins is no exception. During the days before the economy grinds to a halt, Jimmy Logan sees something in his neighbors that nearly breaks his heart. This short story prequel to Desperate Times will take you inside Bill’s world, where things aren’t always as they appear. Bill’s story is a lesson that true friends stick together, no matter the cost.
Odd Whitefeather
Price: Free! Words: 15,520. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00)
When Billy Proudfoot and Terry Blackbird return to the reservation for the funeral of a beloved friend, they are shocked to find themselves alone at the funeral home. When their friend rises from his casket, they make tracks to the only man they know who can help them, Odd Whitefeather. The old man explains that a Windigo is on the loose and that the two of them must defeat it, or die trying

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Smashwords book reviews by Nicholas Antinozzi

  • Why I am so Unlucky? on June 05, 2011

    I enjoyed your poem and I'd like to tell you that I'm writing you from far, far away. You write in a time of endless possibilities, which is very lucky! Work hard at your craft and good things will happen!
  • Star Struck: Interviews with Dirty Harry and other Hollywood Icons on Dec. 26, 2011

    Bestselling author John Locke sums up Betty quite well in his Foreward. She is a relentless, gracious, amazing woman; a crisp writer who flawlessly weaves her own humble, humorous story into her narrative. Star Struck is a quick, satisfying read that will appeal to all while giving us a glimpse into Betty's incredible life as a journalist and perhaps more importantly, as a single mother to six children. Two thumbs up on aa great read and a life well-lived. I'm heading to 1106 Grand Boulevard, I hear its an incredible ride.
  • Finding Fate on May 12, 2012

    Von Mende takes it to the house with Finding Fate. Bravo!