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Welcome to Marfa House, where a little bit of literary heaven awaits you. We offer authors a personalized publishing experience with a staff that truly cares about you. Marfa House was founded by best-selling author, Allison Bruning and her husband, Delfin Espinosa, with the goal of providing top quality service to new and established authors. Our highly qualified staff have years of publishing experience and will take the greatest care in helping you to achieve your literary dreams.

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The Witches Cavern V.2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
The witches captivate your thoughts... An ancient order of scholarly witches hide their sacred library deep in the mysterious caverns. Only in the month of All Hallows' Eve, they summon mortals to partake of the tomes. Linger as you peruse Halloween, paranormal and horror writings by varied authors. Many will engender shivers. A few will remind you of fun and family - beware The Witches' Cavern!
Hoppy's Grave
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,260. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Animals
The citizens of Mansfield, Ohio worried when one year their beloved hermit failed to make his usual appearance in the Spring. Never could they imagine the life long lesson their missing hermit would teach through his ultimate sacrifice.
Daily LIfe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 17th Century
Feared by settlers and natives alike, the Shawnee tribe have been misunderstood by people throughout history. Who were these conservative people? What was their daily life like? How were their villages organized? This informative book will answer these questions and more in the first volume of the We are Shawnee series.
Friday the 13th
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,820. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Social history, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Friday the 13th. That mysterious day that foretells doom and disaster for everyone alive. From biblical times to the modern era, why has this day caused such paranoia and fear? What's behind it all? Read and explore the true meaning behind the day.
Follow Your Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
This is a collection of poems written to be inspiring to people, bring them words of comfort, encourage them to keep going through the tough times in life and prompt readers to follow their heart wherever it may lead. The heart knows what will make you happy.
Who are the Shawnee
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,010. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » Social Science » Anthropology / Cultural
Feared by settlers and natives alike, the Shawnee tribe have been misunderstood by people throughout history. Who were these conservative people? What was their daily life like? How were their villages organized? This informative book will answer these questions and more in the first volume of the We are Shawnee series.
The Gibson Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Before Barbie, the Gibson Girl epitomized female fashion and beauty of her era. She was the image every woman aspired to in Progressive America . She not only influenced fashion but changed all of American society. But, who exactly was this elusive Gibson girl?
The Lost Camper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Horror, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
Legends never lie. Tales of darkness, sorrow and death fill the dense woods of Daniel Boone National Forest. Determined to escape from her own personal hell, Kendra wanders into the woods. Lost in the wilderness, she encounters the murderous ghost of Lumberjack John. Will she escape a
Course of the Corset
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » Women's studies, Nonfiction » History » History of things
Corset, the very sound of the word brings thoughts of erotica. However, the corset wasn't always a taboo piece of clothing. Women have been wearing corsets since ancient times. The corset transformed a woman's shape and popular opinions of what a woman's body should look like. Just how did we go from wearing a corset to the modern day bra?
Gifted Education
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,200. Language: American English. Published: July 29, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Learning styles, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Teaching
Gifted education programs are supposed to be a safe haven for the highly intellectual student. While the idea of offering these programs are wonderful they do have their problems. So where does the problem lie with teaching the gifted and what can we do to solve it?
Father's Day: History in the Making
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,970. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » American, Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Fatherhood
No other day in American history is so precious to the men who raised us. But there once was a time when no one in America ever recognized the love, sacrifice and devotion our fathers give us. This is a story of how one determined woman changed the course of history in order to honor the men who love us.
Love Is In The Air
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,620. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - multi-author, Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
There are many variations of ‘Love’, perhaps that is why historically cultures had multiple words that we have tried to fold into one. This anthology explores several sides of the complicated world of ‘Love’. Emotions will be tugged in many directions as you follow these stories, poems and graphical representations of what ‘Love’ means to different people.
Will You Come Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Every lover has a story to tell. Some have painful endings and others happy ones. Each story may be unique but many have experienced first love. It is the most precious thing for them and they will carry it until their last breath. Abi’s journey through love and the loss of his first love, Swapna is related here. He shares the story with people he meets while traveling back to India.
Draconian Rapture
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Paranormal, Fiction » Erotica » BDSM
Their world has fallen apart. The fate of reconciliation with the Draconian ways lies with a young woman who has been secluded by her father and doesn't know anything about her destiny. Prince Kilean Dragonsun has vowed to save Draconia by claiming his destiny. There's only one problem: He has to convince Princess Iona Dragonmoon that his ways are the true ways of Draconia.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Poetry » Female authors
Poetry is the heart and soul of every writer that pours words onto an empty page. Allison has been writing poetry since she can remember. Each stroke of the pen, spilling emotions hidden deep within. This little book compiles some of her public poems. The patriotic, inspirational, thought-provoking, fun, historical, romantic and a number of variations and combinations along the spectrum.
Daniel Boone in Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century, Nonfiction » History » Biography
She captivated Daniel Boone's heart and kept his love close to her own. Everyone knows the tales of Daniel Boone but few know of his unyielding love and devotion to his wife, Rebecca Ann Bryan Boone. Take an intimate look into the love Daniel had for his wife.
Father Figure: My Mission to Prevent Child Sex Abuse
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Child Abuse, Nonfiction » Psychology » Mental health
It elaborates on the possibility of preventing abuse by avoiding a potentially abusive setup. The book discusses the numerous challenges faced in trying to work effectively with the various “systems”. However, it also demonstrates that even an ordinary citizen can do something effective to prevent child sexual abuse.
How To Stand Up To Workplace Bullying and Take On An Unjust Employer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Psychology » Interpersonal relations, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Human resource management
This book by Author and Speaker Sumi Mukherjee presents a captivating true story with key information; salient advice; and guidance on what workplace bullying is, how it can impact both employees and employers, how it happens, what to do about it, and how to prevent it. It is critical for employees to understand what kinds of options they have in dealing with workplace bullying and harassment.
Something Lurks It Seems
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Contemporary Poetry, Fiction » Inspirational
Something Lurks it Seems is a collection of poems that we can all relate to. All of the emotions pain, love, joy, tears, and happiness are explored throughout Something Lurks it Seems. I hope this book helps you on your journey to enlightenment.
Morag the Unhappy Witch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Children’s books » Legends, Myths, Fables / General
Morag the Unhappy Witch is a story about a young girl, who comes from a long line of witches and warlocks who protect the village of MacDuff from evil.
The Magic of the Seasons
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 38,110. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
The holidays are upon us. Dive into this collection of short stories and poems that will get you into the holiday spirit. Enjoy these tales of Christmas and memorable family times. Let the spirit move you and swell within you as you are filled with the Magic of the Seasons.
Sleep Tight Forevermore
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
David’s wicked sister in law is cooking up a plan to kill David’s mother by having her put in a hospice home and sedating her to death. She thinks it’s the perfect murder plan.
The Mystical Oak
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Billy Jacobson, a young boy, was fixated on getting presents for his family on Christmas. Without any money to buy them, he finds himself searching for the man in the big red suit for help. Who he stumbles upon instead reveals a secret that had been tucked away for centuries.
Haym Solomon: The Jew Behind the Revolutionary Money
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Revolutionary, Nonfiction » History » Jewish
There are a few unspoken heroes of the American Revolutionary War that made it possible for the creation of the United States. Haym Solomon is one of these men. Haym provided the financial means for a young United States to survive when all hope seemed lost.
Sequoyah: The Man Behind the Legend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,150. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Native American, Nonfiction » History » American
Sequoyah. His name is infamous for creating the Cherokee written language. But who is the man behind the legend? Dive into the past of an amazing man who persevered to live a life beyond his disability and difficulties.
The Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,590. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Short stories, Fiction » Christian » Contemporary
James didn't think much about his family's legacy in Marion, Ohio. A wild college student, all James wants to do is party hard on his twenty-first birthday. Never could he imagine how a trip with his father to a secluded farmer's field would drastically change the course of his life.
Who is the Real John Wilkes Booth?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Assassinations and Conspiracies, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century
John Wilkes Booth murdered Abraham Lincoln at Ford's Theatre and was killed in Garrett's Barn, Virginia by Sergeant Boston Corbett. But what if the body wasn't John Wilkes Booth? Nate Orlowek believes the body in the barn that day may not have been John Wilkes Booth. So who was the man in the barn that day?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 166,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Calico is a page turning adventure that takes you deep into the heart of the Shawnee culture, rarely seen by outsiders. Readers can't get enough of this paranormal historical romance. Allison Bruning's first novel is captivating and full of literary delights that will leave you breathless.
Halloween Worm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Jerry is just an average worker at a networking security company, but he finds himself in an extraordinary situation that threatens his life and the world as he knew it. He has to find a way to stop this uncontrollable situation before Halloween brings a wave of evil upon the world.
Off The Beaten Path
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
Anthony Meyers set out on his mountain trek to have a relaxing getaway, during the days leading to Halloween, only to have it cut short by a supernatural encounter. After what he found, he wished he had stayed on the beaten path all along.
The Lady of Wild Rose Pass
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Hispanic & Latino, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Legends tell of her suffering and determination to escape from her eternal imprisonment. Deep in the heart of the Big Bend Country of Texas lies the mysterious Wild Rose Pass. Dalton Hernandez knows better than to cross the dangerous pass under the full moon but he has no choice. Will he and Tasha ever survive their encounter with the distraught and desperate spirit?
The Spooky Old House
Series: Kidtective Adventures. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
The Spooky Old House is the first book in a series about 4 kids that meet up at Summer camp. They discover that they all have many things in common.They all talk about a spooky old house where unusual events have taken place. They decide after camp they will further investigate the spooky old house and its history and form a kid investigation group, calling themselves the Kidtecktives.
The Witches Cavern
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,630. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The witches beckon your full attention. Linger as you read Halloween, paranormal and horror stories form a collection of authors. Ponder the provocative illustrations from an international artist. We dare you to read every story and still be able to sleep at night!
When the Heart Speaks
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 12,010. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Inspiration » Personal inspiration, Fiction » Anthologies » Poetry - single author
This is a book intended to be inspirational to everyone. It is an assortment of poems, prayers, and words of encouragement. My hope is that this collection of writings will touch every heart in one way or another and bring the heart and soul the words that are needed at the right moment.
A Life Interrupted - The Story Of My Battle With Bullying And Obsessive-compulsive Disorder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,310. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014 by Marfa House. Categories: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Mental health, Nonfiction » Psychology » OCD
This is a unique story focusing on long term impact of bullying on the human psyche. The book also demonstrates how to overcome the impact of bullying and obsessive compulsive disorder.
Series: The Secret Heritage, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,550. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2013 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Inspirational
Lost in a society that doesn’t understand Franklin or why she would ever choose to be with a man who has Asperger's Syndrome, Elsa comes face to face with death, destruction, and misfortune as she tries to clear his name so they can wed. With each step towards progress Elsa falls two steps behind. One simple task shifts her entire life towards a direction she could have never imagined.

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