Stan Grimes


Stan Grimes lives in Indiana with his wife and pets. He is a graduate of Indiana University. honest. Poetry is his favorite form of expression but it doesn't pay well. He is exploring other forms of fiction, drama, mystery, theater, and name a few.

Smashwords Interview

What is your e-reading device of choice?
I love my Ipad
What book marketing techniques have been most effective for you?
I use Twitter and seem to get more hits on my books. Pinterest is useful as well.
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Where to find Stan Grimes online


Series: Tom Becker, Book 1. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 49,390. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Burt Lacing had a wonderful wife, three healthy children, a great job, and a brain tumor. His erratically violent behavior has turned him into one of the most wanted men in the state of Indiana. His ritualistic and merciless killings are the worst crimes ever committed in the history of Cross County.... Given the daunting task of protecting the citizens of his county, Sheriff Tom Becker....
The Quarry
Price: Free! Words: 41,180. Language: American English. Published: January 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dante Dunham is a starving young writer barely making ends meet. His mother passed away long before he graduated from college and his father just happened to be the richest man in his hometown. Johnson Meredith did not take part in Dante’s upbringing and offered no assistance to the boy’s mother. Dante is shocked, however, when he is told that he has inherited half of his estranged father’s....
A World of Yellow
Price: Free! Words: 36,410. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A World of Yellow is a paranormal romance/thriller that will take you through the strange life of a man who talks with the dead and assists his deceased visitors in reaching the dimension originally meant for them. Willy is a soft-hearted journalist (some would say he is a modern Don Quixote) turned social worker who falls in love with a young female deputy who posesses...
Train Ride Home Poetry and Writings
Price: Free! Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » American poetry
This work is much earlier than the poetry found in my first book of poetry “A Vinyl Night and Other Miseries” Within it, I hope readers will discover or re-discover the vast beauty of our universe and the vast miseries contained within. It is a wheel within a wheel, a never ending wheel.
Dogs: A Deacon Sender Mystery
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Deacon Sender is a private investigator with a companion dog named Rooter. His tireless hunt for the most perverted criminals in the city of Indianapolis leads him to some unsavory and dangerous perps. He finds love and much more in his expeditions.

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Stan Grimes' favorite authors on Smashwords

Gerty So
Latest book: The White Rabbit. Published February 4, 2016. (5.00 from 2 reviews)
Nicole Hill
Latest book: A Gentleman's Luck. Published December 16, 2011. (2.33 from 3 reviews)
William T. Prince
Latest book: The Education of Clint Buchanan. Published February 23, 2012. (4.50 from 2 reviews)

Smashwords book reviews by Stan Grimes

  • The Prophecy (An Estilorian Short Story) on Dec. 14, 2011

    The Prophecy was a great read and I must say the characters are well developed and believable. I give thumbs up to Raine Thomas, a great author.