Black Rose Writing

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Black Rose Writing is an independent publishing house that strongly believes in developing a personal relationship with their authors. The Texas-based publishing company doesn't see authors as clients or just another number on a page, but rather as individual people... people who deserve an honest review of their material and to be paid traditional royalties without ever paying any fees to be published.

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Shopping Bagged
By Maury Levine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,380. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
There's a lot more than a killer sale at the mall! Shopping center developer Beauregard Henry has a secret buried under the fountain at his South Square Mall. What seemed like a perfectly good hiding place is now drawing all kinds of unwanted attention.
The Beggar
By Christopher Shoust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
The Beggar asks the questions that surround day-to-day living. "What does it mean to exist?" Jim, quits his job, loses his apartment, and graduates from the Institute to look for the answer to his question. "What is freedom?" For him it is the act itself that gives him identity and a place in society, which he feels so estranged by.
Society's Trashmen
By Matt R. Anderson
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
A group of friends formed to avenge a kidnapped brother and a murdered father feel that there should be no more oxygen wasted on the trash of society. A full-time job that must come to a halt due to a very powerful enemy formed from years of taking out the trash, sending multiple hitmen after the Trashmen for ruining his underground trafficking business. With recently added members of the family,
Harrison's Story
By Marjorie Joseph
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 147,960. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
After young attorney, Harrison Blake, is incarcerated for committing an unspeakable crime against his former girlfriend, he receives an unexpected visitor, while serving his sentence. The sister of the woman he victimizes, Felicia Boyd, is sent to the prison to conduct a psychological study. He becomes her subject.
Static
By Jennifer L. Thibodeaux
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 172,040. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Remany Layton is about to meet the man of her dreams-what she doesn't know is that her dreams are glimpses of a future that has already happened and a past that has yet to come. After losing her entire family to a horrific car accident on her eighteenth birthday, Remany Layton finds herself alone in the world.
Bottle Park
By Joseph J. Bradley
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,990. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Middleborough Homicide Detective Jake Waterfield is questioning his faith as he investigates murder, police corruption, and the alleged abuse of children at the hands of a catholic priest. The unsolved murder of twelve year old altar boy Robert Anderson has plagued Jake Waterfield for nearly two decades. As a rookie patrolman, Jake was the first officer to respond to the scene of the crime.
Because of You
By Kathryn Starke
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 34,350. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Lilly never wanted to settle, not in her education, her career, and especially not in her relationships. She observes the countless number of couples in her circle of family and friends, but she has always been unsure if marriage is for her. At thirty-one, she is convinced she has finally found the man of her dreams.
What Jennifer Saw
By Hal Schweig
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 81,630. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Jim Harris, a wealthy businessman and philanthropist, and his wife, Mary Beth, along with their four beautiful children, are beloved as the "Jack and Jackie" of Monroeville, Missouri, a small town which considers itself "The Camelot of the Midwest." The murder of Jim Harris in time reveals the moral decay festering beneath this family's golden surface.
The Unreachable
By S.I. Dunbar
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 44,710. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Life in the hyper-digital age can be rough for an Unregistered American. Refusing connection doesn't just mean opting out of access to the internet-it means opting out of power, communication and, as of January 1st, United States citizenship. By the start of the new year.
Manor of Corruption
By James Partlow
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
In Manor of Corruption, an unaccomplished writer lands the envious position of biographer for a well-known and feared crime boss, and is drawn deep into the criminal mastermind's world; an unforgiving adventure that simultaneously entices and repels him, that makes him question everything he ever believed, and that threatens the stability of a middle-class family.
Thunder Bay
By Robert Reynolds
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
A fishing boat vanishes during a violent storm on Thunder Bay. Its disappearance goes unnoticed. A mysterious canister is found on an unidentified body that washes in. Authorities are alarmed about the container's deadly contents. Discovery of the sunken boat leads authorities to the owner's common-law wife, setting off an investigation on both sides of Lake Huron.
Crimes of the Levee
By John Sturgeon
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,090. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
It is 1905 and Chicago is an open town. The most open part of town is the Levee District. It is an area of the city that's hard to tell the crooks from the cops. There are brothels, madams, opium dens, gambling joints and plenty of alcohol, but it all comes at a price in the Levee, and the two Ward Aldermen get their share of every vice's dollar.
Silver Summer
By Stephen Fogle
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Walter Murphy is a fifty-six-year old professional hitman for organized crime, not a murderer. He takes his craft very seriously, and has just one more contract to complete before he can retire to Seattle. It's an easy mark. Shouldn't take more than a few days to formulate a plan and execute it.
Maggie of Louisburg Square
By Robert Gilbert
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
In Boston in the early part of the twentieth century a young woman, Maggie McLaughlin, is caught between the reality of her humble birth and her desire to succeed in a cultured world. At the same time, a young man, Hugh Brent, is caught between his lofty society upbringing and his attraction to the young woman.
Greed
By Irwin Silva Jr.
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 40,490. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
A stranger whose lust for power and blood sets him apart from the town. A curse. This Stranger is deceived by his own blood, the witch, Alisan, his sister. Who would take from him his soul, and his immortality. Across an ocean, John's inner voice tells him a balance has shifted in the favor of evil.
Collision Course
By Chuck Gleason
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,430. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Is there a literary Grandpa Moses in our midst? Author Chuck Gleason age 84, is writing love stories at a prodigious rate. Author of Collision Course, Chuck Gleason says,"We've been married 63 years. Ought to know something about love." Collision Course is a warm loving story about two college kids off on a rocky road to romance.
Justice Served
By Lewis Allen Lambert
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 133,460. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Jake Keller was no different than the hundreds of thousands of middle aged men working and living in New York City, until the day that changed the world. On September 11, 2001, Jake was as sickened and saddened as were most right thinking Americans. But on the following day, after dealing with his anger, he began a five year journey to determine why the world ran off the tracks.
To Catch a Nymph
By Steven Bussell
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,820. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
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This is the tale of a gifted man and what happens to him in his travels to heal animals. A wizard asks his help in stopping a dragon from attacking a town. In the course of the adventure he befriends the wizard and dragon, adopts a boy, and marries a princess. It is a tale of joy and humor in the times of dragons.
King Arthur's Court
By Nathan Neuharth
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
The classic story of King Arthur set in a 20th Century mobile home park. Follow the story of Arthur as he inherits a white trash legacy and becomes king of the trailer court.
Ancient Fires Haunt Phoenix
By Ken Houston
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 49,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Kevin Hunt, an insurance investigator, chases every possible lead while he concentrates on this perplexing case. His office wants to know why so many of their clients are dying in fires. Every lead takes him to the same conclusion. The strange way all of the bodies are burned cannot be a coincidence. Kevin has always been a serious and practical man.
All the Nameless Stones: The Ballad of Brodie McRae
By Cory Collins
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Brodie McRae loses the final piece to his favorite puzzle. A void stares up at him from Van Gogh's Starry Night. And he suddenly understands. There'd always been something missing. All The Nameless Stones: The Ballad of Brodie McRae documents a young boy's mysterious journey to find a mother he's never known - not her name, not her face, not her history. Instead, he encounters a world unknown.
A Relative Adventure
By John T. Herman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 110,090. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Two men from Texas set out on separate quests to locate a missing relative that had not been heard from in over ten years. Circumstances bring them together in Trenton, New Jersey, and along the way they learn that they are related and are seeking the same person.
Corporate Thugs
By Bridgett Renay
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
What's the first sign that lets you know you're dealing with a sociopath? Corporate Thugs is riddled with the clues. Set in the new reigning hub of African-American drama - suburban Atlanta - it's the scandalous saga of the ambitious and untamed Gerald Alexander that chronicles his descent into the dismal world of irrationality.
Buffalo Steel
By Lizz Schumer
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,440. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
After growing up under the twin specters of the shuttered Bethlehem Steel plant and the cross-topped spires that shadow the dreams of its residents, Buffalo Steel finds its narrator setting off to seek her own spirit, away from the forces that forged her.
Saving Texas
By Nancy Stancill
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 77,930. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Annie Price, a Houston newspaper reporter, gets more than she bargained for when she's assigned to cover the campaign of Tom Marr, the first secessionist candidate for governor of Texas.
Our Endless Covered Ways
By Mark Bradley Mason
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 65,070. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
It is the early years of the twenty-first century in small town England. Jack Edwards is lost in a lifestyle merry-go-round of work, drink, drugs and the resulting comedown. He is desperately trying to lead a different life, a happy life and to be a good father to his six year old son, Tom, whom he worships. One Christmas the chance comes to change everything.
Laughter At Dawn
By Jo Ellen Capps
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,140. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Abigail (Abby) Thornton is an intellectually- disabled young woman who suffers with an undiagnosed psychiatric condition. Abby resides in several foster placements where she is abused before coming to live at Greenway Developmental Center. At Greenway, she suffers from hallucinations which cause her to harm herself and others; while the Center's Director,
The Old Man and Me
By R.C. Larlham
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 93,030. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Nonfiction
The Old Man and Me is a collection of true stories that describe with humor and love the best of the friendship that grows between a father and his son. The stories begin with vignettes from toddlerhood, and cover all the ages from then to high school graduation (and a little bit beyond).
The Lost Years
By Judy Serrano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Finally thinking they are free from the mob, Max and Lilly settle down in a small town in Texas called Quinlan. Lilly's son, Diego Montiago Jr., is preparing for the day when he graduates high school so he can learn the ways of his uncle, and become the next kingpin of the Mexican Mafia.
Special Access
By Mark A. Hewitt
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 176,480. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Basking in the glory of killing Osama bin Laden, the President revealed that US Navy SEALs carried out the mission. His constant heralding of their heroism and capabilities damaged the SEAL's operational security, revealed tricks of their trade, and endangered them and their families.
We Live Dying
By Tyler J. Klumpenhower
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,250. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Assigned to evaluate the mental condition of Tucker Wilson, a schizophrenic killer, Brian Cruse discovers first hand the horror of who Wilson truly is. As he plays the game of life, he begins to wonder whether he is real or just a figment of the imagination; perhaps he is an alter ego. Eventually, Cruse finds himself at the bridge of familiarity.
Deception: Killing an American Dream
By Michael P. Gagliardi
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Deception: Killing an American Dream is a tale of Boardroom deceit and how the greed and ambitions of a few insiders can destroy the American dream. Jack Barnes is a rising star among the executive ranks of Durham Technologies, and the protégé of the Chief Executive Officer, William Durham. Jack is focused on demonstrating his ability to ultimately assume the CEO position within the corporation.
City of the Dead
By Janet Post
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,910. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
In 1880, the Civil War is still fresh in everyone's memory and New Orleans is a hotbed of crime. When the police chief is killed and women begin washing up on the shores of the Mississippi, Octavian Rillieux and his assistant, Benjamin Ridley, begin hunting for the perpetrators.
A New Prospect
By Wayne Zurl
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,070. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Sam Jenkins never thought about being a fish out of water during the twenty years he spent solving crimes in New York. But things change, and after retiring to Tennessee, he gets that feeling. Jenkins becomes a cop again and is thrown headlong into a murder investigation and a steaming kettle of fish, down-home style.
The Lyme Conspiracy
By Joseph J. Bradley
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,960. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
What if a single strain of bacteria were responsible for over three hundred diseases affecting Americans today including: Multiple Sclerosis, Fibromyalgia, Lou Gehrig's disease, Alzheimer's, and Chronic Fatigue Syndrome? And what if the federal government is responsible for the outbreak of these bacteria? Ben is the perfect assassin.
Brady Needs a Nightlight
By Brian Barlics
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 20. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Is your child afraid of the dark? Are you having trouble with bedtime? You are not alone! Even those least likely to have a fear of the dark may have a story to share. In this book you will meet Brady, a bat who oddly has a terrible fear of the dark. This poses quite a dilemma for a creature that sleeps in a dark cave and comes out to play at night.
The Sheriff's Son: Lessons Learned
By Wayne Skarka
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Nonfiction
This true story begins on Valentine's Day, 1961. 14 years old, Claudette Carolyn Covey went missing from Hondo, Texas. On Halloween evening, 1961, Claudette's remains were discovered eight miles from town in a field. She had been shot twice in the head. From the beginning, town folks believed that she was murdered by the corrupt sheriff or his 18-year-old son, whom she was dating.
The Sasquatch Trilogy: Alliance
By Greg Borman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 180,560. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
A strange and mysterious Enemy has descended on the people of Earth. The War continues to go the Enemy's way. Humanity is all too aware of the impending genocide. A young woman named Sarah is reluctantly thrown deep into the maelstrom of the world wide conflict that sets her feet on a path that will bring her face to face with creatures she never believed existed.
Pieces
By Samantha Rideout
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,620. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
There's a moment in your life that you'll never forget. Perhaps a host of moments. When the day gets dull and the mind wanders, you go back to a memory. It may be plain or dusty, but there are (in)significant moments in your life that you can't forget. It isn't the prominence or grandeur of the memories that make them meaningful but the fact that you remember them at all.
Me, Seinfeld and the Tumor: How I Survived the Apocalypse
By Adrian Novac
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 74,770. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
"Diagnosed with tumor". I repeated in my mind, for several times: "tumor, tumor, tumor". It sounded like hell. I was a passenger on the damned Titanic and I had no chances to get away: I had hit the iceberg, the ship was swallowing water like a thirsty giant and the few wooden boats were already filled with children, women, and rich guys who had bribed the sailors.
In the Footsteps of Iskandar
By Dan Silberman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 84,640. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
It is 1972. Thousands of young people are drawn to India by popular cultural icons. Influenced by the music of the times and beguiled by the excesses of the counterculture, Daniel leaves Israel with nothing but a back pack, a little money and the desire to see the world. In the year that he’s on the road, he travels through Europe and Asia doing whatever is required to get by and to reach India.
Equilibrium: Forgotten Gods Trilogy Book One
By Lauren Kirk-Cohen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 85,940. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Kim and Nick have been best friends since they were born. They live peaceful lives in the smallest of the Five Lands. That is, until mysterious strangers turn up and rip their lives apart. Kim and Nick are forced to flee, with no idea of who is pursuing them or why.
The Pact
By Mitchell Karnes
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Scott Addison never set out to be a hero. But sometimes, no matter how hard you try, you can’t run away from destiny. On the heels of his father’s death, Scott and his mother move from Iowa City, Iowa to the small Southern Illinois town of Meadowbrook. Scott just wanted to blend in…to observe quietly…to be one of the kids.
Father Grigori
By George Foster Leal
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 135,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Nonfiction
The Story of Rasputin Follow the story from the mind of one of history’s most enigmatic characters as Rasputin describes in his own words his journey from his birth in a remote Siberian village to a seat beside Tsar Nicholas II and Tsarina Alexandra of Russia.
Not My Time
By Judy Wolfman
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,770. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Nessy Marks, a holocaust survivor, moves next door to thirteen-year-old Debbie Robbins, who has Tourette Syndrome. As Nessy becomes friendly with the Robbins family, she relates her life before, during and after the Holocaust. In turn,
Elixir
By Branden Peebles
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,560. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
In history, there are objects that Man had fought to get their hands on, but history is silent about one object. Only a brave few have written about it, and a few of history's greatest figures had it in their hands. It is presumed to be lost throughout the ages, until now. Ayden Barrett carried a mark on his wrist for most of his life.
Broken Bridges
By Roy Kindelberger
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 26,460. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Twelve-year-old Rey is sent to an old rundown steel town near Pittsburgh, where he has to deal with his aging grandparents, isolated dad, missing mom, bullies, broken bridges, and horseradish sauce. While Rey sits on an airplane bound for Pittsburgh, he clutches a crumpled note. It’s been forty-one days since his mom left—no words since.
His Destiny: An American Flier
By Alden Smith Bradstock III
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
Jimmy Smitts volunteers for the Great War to fly against Germany’s best – and most deadly fliers. He commands the skies over France with his expert flying and shooting skills and protects the American Doughboys from the carnage of the killing fields of France.
Secrets of Like Souls
By Val Conrad
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 88,350. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
On her way down the stairs, Julie Samualson falls and injures her ankle, disrupting more than her family. She limps on to a Portland hospital to begin an investigation into the burns suffered by the sister of one of the sheriff’s dispatchers – burns that don’t appear to have been sustained in a fall. Then the wife of a fellow deputy goes missing, and the van found near the Columbia River.
Paper Jams and Jellies: A Collection of Office Nightmares
By Sean C. McElveen
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction
The Commute. A twice-a-day tryst with almost certain death ...and if you are lucky enough to make it to the office and back home in one piece it probably did not come without enraging your fellow commuters. And that ire was probably returned in the form of a vulgar gesture…or two.


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