Socialbuzz: Directory of Smashwords Users on Twitter
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George Alexander is an expert in the international arms trade, geopolitics, security and intelligence.
Having spent several years working in the arms trade, he is now an author and strategy consultant, specialising in the Aerospace & Defence, and Oil & gas.
Into the Abyss: Hostile Takeover
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Dan Lier is an expert in human behavior, best-selling author and internationally recognized motivational speaker with two decades of experience. He has performing over 3,500 customized live presentations in over 30 countries sharing his strategies to maximize human potential.
Dan is host of his own TV show “Your True Potential” and he is a regular on HSN as America’s Coach where he shares his "Strategies for Success" with millions.
Dan is recognized as the premier public speaking trainer working with corporate leaders around the globe.
Dan’s work has been covered by The Today Show, Inside Edition and he has recently been a guest on The O’Reilly Factor. A former international speaker and top per ... read more
Is Your Child Wired for Success?
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Lorenza O. Clarke
Lorenza O. Clarke is a writer, editor and speaker. He is an avid “Early Riser.” One who is passionate about achieving his goals and has spent over 20 years rising early to get a jump-start every day.
His devotion to life and ministry to others has driven him to work long and hard teaching, exhorting and instructing parishioners through the Word of God. He resides in Nassau, Bahamas and is married to Erica Brown-Clarke. They have two children; Miracle and Joshua.
Starting Your Day Right "A Guide To Having A Great Day"
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David Rendall is a speaker, leadership professor, stand-up comedian and endurance athlete. During the last fifteen years he has spoken to audiences throughout the United States, South America, Africa and Australia. His clients include companies in the Fortune 50, AT&T and State Farm Insurance, Fortune 500, Ralph Lauren, as well as Fortune Global 500, BASF, GlaxoSmithKline, and Tyco International.
Prior to becoming a professor and speaker, he managed nonprofit enterprises that provided employment for people with disabilities. He has more than twenty years of experience leading people and organizations. David has a doctor of management degree in organizational leadership, as well as a graduate degree in psych ... read more
The Four Factors of Effective Leadership
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Justine has been a virtual assistant since 1998 and is passionate about customer service and social media. Specialising in small business productivity and online marketing, her KPI's are measured in terms of customer satisfaction. When not working; Justine unwinds with a good book (thanks Smashwords!), a long walk or having (a few) relaxing drinks with friends!
Complete Guide to LinkedIn Groups
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Dalene de Bruyn Joubert
Dantjie, alias Dalene de Bruyn Joubert, het op Riversdal in die Suid-Kaap die eerste keer die Suiderkruis van die onderkant kant af gesien. Sy het haar skoolpad geloop al om die potkleigatslimmighede tot in matriek by die Hoërskool Langenhoven op Riversdal. Daarna het sy gedink sy word wys en by ŉ nuwe potkleigat se wetenskap ingeklouter:
BA graad in Lettere en Wysbegeerte by UPE, Honneurs in Afrikaanse Letterkunde by Stellenbosch se Universiteit. Dit het Dantjie goed ge-trein om met tale te boer: skryf haar in vir ‘n taalnavorsers- en opnemerskursus by Global Recordings Network. Haar oë val op taal- en kultuurnavorsing in Suider-Afrika. In 1992 help sy om arm mense ook tale te laat hoor. Sy fokus op die ... read more
Plaasstories vir 'ie siel
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K.J.Heritage is a UK author of mystery/crime sci-fi and epic fantasy—all with a strong emphasis on action and adventure and occasionally a little humour.
He was born in the UK in one of the more interesting previous centuries. Originally from Derbyshire, he now lives in the seaside town of Brighton.
He is a tea drinker, Twitter aficionado and full-time human being.
News, offers and giveaways: http://kjheritage.com/join/
Quick-Kill and the 'Do or Die'
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A new, up and coming writer who takes his inspirations from not only the world around him and his own personal experiences, but from video games and movies. His style is often cinematic and visual in it's approach, even writing in a modified screenplay format. He says he writes for those who don't often read, so most of his scenes are often quick and to the point.
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In addition to being an author, Marco is a life skills instructor, mentor and a poet. A native of Dallas, Texas, Marco earned a Bachelors of Science degree in Interdisciplinary Studies and a Masters of Education in Secondary Education from Alcorn State University. He is currently pursuing his Educational Doctorate in Sports Administration from Northcentral University and plans to be an advocate for improving the academic performance and graduation rates of college student-athletes.
During his undergraduate matriculation, he was a four year letterman on the football team. Marco is a member of Phi Beta Sigma Fraternity, Incorporated and is an active member in his local community. Marco is a strong Christian and ... read more
Life Goes On - Be Motivated and Inspired to be a better you.
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F.L. Bicknell's work has appeared in a wide range of genres and publications such as Would That It Were, Touch, GC, and Ohio Writer Magazine as well as publications in Canada and Turkey. Under her now-retired pseudonym, Molly Diamond, she was a regular contributor to Gent and Ruthie's Club and has had fiction published in Hustler's Busty Beauties, Penthouse Variations, and Twenty 1 Lashes. Ms. Bicknell is the author of several e-book and print titles, also writing as Azura Ice, Amber Redd, Cutter Phoenix, and Kiyara Benoiti. She has served as co-editor and managing editor for three different publishing houses. She is represented by TriadaUS Literary Agency.
Whips & Chains & Candy Canes
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Like you, goal setting expert and personal development author Roger Bush has always felt like there was more to life than the mundane routine of unfulfilling work and lifestyle. He wanted to be more successful but like you, he has heard the word success defined numerous ways over the years. Is success defined by luxury cars and big houses, an executive position at a Fortune 500 company, or a six-figure salary? Is success only available to a special group of individuals? Is it possible that anyone could become successful and live a life of their dreams? If success is available to anyone, how do I get it? How do I become successful? What is the real secret to success?
With over a decade of real life experi ... read more
The "Real" Secrets of S.U.C.C.E.S.S.: 5 Secrets To Getting What You Want In Life
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ABOUT THE AUTHOR
Talented and fun-loving, Delmita Boykins has been a writer for corporate and private firms for more than 30 years. Inspired by God, she has turned her writing gift into inspirational subjects for the world to enjoy. Delmita's love for children and their unique perspective and interpretation of adult communication has driven her to share these wonderful experiences through their eyes. Her stories are truly delightful to all. Delmita's children's books (written through the perception of her grandson) are indeed a marvelous work of art. Her children's books reveal how toddlers “literally” interpret adult communication thus creating humorous situations. Delmita's books are available in e- ... read more
Christmas Is Around The Corner
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Dan Knight earns his living writing non-fiction. After several real-life adventures, Dan brings his childhood adventures to life with the adventures of Jack Clay. Dan is an engineer, an environmentalist, a former regulator, and an attorney who practices patent law and pro bono family law. He dwells in Texas and dreams of moving to Middle Earth.
Cretaceous Clay And The Ninth Ring
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I live and write in California. I love the beach and the warm weather. I grew up on the east coast with a lot of snow. I worked in government and politics and know how the game is played. That's why I was able to write this book.
Hand of Fatima
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Kimberly is a grandmother, a skilled dressmaker, and a prolific knitter. She enjoys writing and reading, managing her church's library, refining her needlecraft techniques, and making things for family and friends. A native of Indiana, Kimberly also enjoys corn, auto racing, and basketball.
When not writing about knitting, Kimberly writes in defense of limited, constitutional government. She also writes about gifted education, literacy, and general excellence in education.
North Carolina Central University
Master of Library Science
BSIE, industrial engineering
8 Knitted Accessories from FiberFrau
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Helen B. Henderson
A former feature-story writer and correspondent, Henderson has also written fiction as long as she could remember. Her heritage reflects the contrasts of her Gemini sign. She is a descendent of a coal-miner's daughter and an aviation flight engineer. This dichotomy shows in her writing which crosses genres from historical adventures and westerns to science fiction and fantasy. In the world of romantic fantasy she is the author of two series: the Windmaster Novels and the Dragshi Chronicles.
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Crystal Walker is a DC-based lawyer, wife, and mother of four, who recently arrived from the glorious midwest. When she's not busy juggling all those balls, she enjoys blogging about her family's adventures in the nation's capital, shopping for bargains, and searching for nirvana via yoga and the *occasional* (really!) cocktail. Of course her favorite pastime is gleefully skewering the privileged and powerful DC elites with her BFF, Phoebe Thompson.
Phoebe Thompson hails from Mother England, but has happily embraced not just the USA, but DC in particular, especially the politics, prestige and pisco sours. She is mother to twin girls, wife to darling husband, Brad (otherwise known as the oldballandchain), and b ... read more
Desperate in DC by Phoebe Thompson and Crystal Walker
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P. Fern Phillips
Fern’s 27-year career in Information and Records Management has included extensive experience in Government, Public, and Private sectors in Calgary, Alberta, including consulting and educational capacities. From the very start of this career Fern recognized a gap in the research, and she read and extracted from Canadian legislation and case law and became one of the few Canadian non-legal experts in the relationship of records, admissibility and retention to Canadian Law. Fern was an Instructor at the Southern Alberta’s Institute of Technology (SAIT), Calgary, Alberta from 1988-2006.
Fern maintains the CRM designation from the Institute of Records Managers (ICRM) in good standing continuously since 1988. S ... read more
Carriers of Information: A Canadian Approach to Records Management
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Cappellazzo Marrone Bellotto
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Writing Apps: I invented Notes Story Board v2.2 (previously called Story Turbo and Story Lite). This is a top creative notes and images app with many uses. I am a published author (PEN International, various small print presses).
Books: Now have a look at my various inspiring ‘How to Write’ guides. More books are due this year. Check them out now. Some are free, some are available in low cost bundles. Good luck with your writing success!
How to Write TOP QUALITY Film and Movie Scripts
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Born in Winnipeg and raised on the prairies, Lawrence's first passion was sports, especially baseball and then hockey. In the private hours it was reading, from Treasure Island to biographies on Leonardo da Vinci. This passion for reading eventually helped him endure his trials at various universities - four of them across Canada - culminating in a psychology degree and then an MBA in strategic planning from McGill. He began his career at Reader's Digest, but soon returned to the prairies to run a few gardening catalogs, where among other duties he wrote about tulips, sub-zero roses, and Elephant Ears.
In his debut novel, Dawn at Last, readers delight in the storytelling . . . the tragedies and triumphs, and t ... read more
Dawn at Last - Special Illustrated Edition
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Chris graduated from Western Maryland College (McDaniel College). He currently lives outside Washington D.C. His dream is to write the same kind of stories that have inspired him over the years.
His short stories have been published in Temenos, Foliate Oak, and Down in the Dirt. THE MAN WHO WATCHED THE WORLD END is his first novel.
Outside of writing, Dietzel is a huge fan of Brazilian Jiu Jitsu (BJJ) and mixed martial arts (MMA). He trained in BJJ for ten years, earning the rank of brown belt, and went 2-0 in amateur MMA fights before an injury ended his participation in contact sports.
The Theta Patient
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I’m a designer by trade, and a writer by heart, but I also enjoy archery, woodworking, cooking, and working out. The Consciousness Puzzle is my latest thriller, preceded by 23 Hours and The Dark Genesis of Daniel James. When I’m not busy with my books or my day job, I try to spend as much time as possible with my wife, my kids and my hobbies. You can check out my blog at http://drivelingon.blogspot.com/
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NORMAN M.T SABADI is a powerful & dynamic preacher & teacher of the Word of God. Norman brings a Spirit-filled message of the Gospel of God’s peace & power to the world, changing lives wherever he goes.
It all began at the age of 12, with a Sunday school story about King David, “A man after the heart of God”. This stirred his heart so much he embarked on a journey to discover the revelation of those words.
Only few can claim a glorious encounter with God & Norman is one of the exceptions. Norman is from the Southern Coast of Papua New Guinea. However, his ministry began in Goroka in the Eastern Highlands of Papua New Guinea where God moved mightily in his young age. From the year 1999, God began visit ... read more
Understanding The Laws Of The Realms
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Having written for fun while serving in the Royal Air Force, Keith Kellett developed his hobby into a business when he retired. He has published in many print magazines, and on the Web.
With time on his hands, he produced more work, and found, to his surprise, it ‘grew and grew’ and was good enough to finance his other hobbies; travelling, photography and computers. He is trying hard to prevent it from becoming a full-time job!
He lives near Salisbury, in the south of England, and is presently trying to get his head around blogging, podcasting and video.
Keith's Aussie Jottings
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My Little Big Town
My Little Big Town is a publishing company based in Yorkshire, in the United Kingdom. We specialize in publishing books that children want to read. that's fun, silly, imaginative, sometimes disgusting, always entertaining books that encourage even the most reluctant of readers to engage with and enjoy books
Anisha's Adventures in the Prehistoric
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My name is Estefania Sarraff. I go by Nia for short but most that follow my recipes on Instagram + Wordpress know me as chefNia*. The idea to share my life in the kitchen and my progress in getting healthy all came about when I made a drastic life changing decision to give my life to God and allow Him to be in control of all that I do.
In August of 2012, toppling over at 260 pounds, I could barely even move in the space around me. This was the biggest I had ever been and, suddenly, having had this spiritual awakening–I wanted to change. I wanted to get healthy and fit. Recovery for my compulsive overeating and mentally developed eating disorders seemed like the only way out of this hole that I dug myself int ... read more
Real Simple Summer
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T. J. Blake
T. J. Blake was born in England, Guildford in 1993. He currently lives in Surrey and studies at Kingston University. T. J. Blake has had a passion for writing stories from a young age, and he has always dreamt of being able to release his material for people to read and enjoy.
Becoming a self-published author was his best option at this moment in time, whilst being a full time student at University.
Endurance is his first self-published book.
He published it March 28th 2013, and then re-released in July 2013.
The book came around from a screenplay that T. J. Blake wrote in an A-level Film Studies class.
T. J. Blake is constantly working on future titles, his closest release 'The Author' will be available in ... read more
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James Dobken was born and raised in a northern suburb of Milwaukee, Wisconsin, USA. After serving in the US Naval Air Reserve he graduated from Parsons College, Fairfield, Iowa where he earned a B.A. degree in History. Returning to Milwaukee he became an insurance executive and later a corporate head hunter.After ten years of life in the corporate world he started a career of travelling the world where he visited, lived and or worked in; England, Scotland, Spain, France, Switzerland, Greece, Italy, Crete, Cyprus, Israel, Guam, the Commonwealth of the Northern Mariana Islands, Puerto Rico, China, Cambodia and Thailand. Along the way he had at least 48 different jobs including, but not limited to; a public relati ... read more
Wycliffe's Plymouth Rock
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Anne is a gorgeous supermodel who writes romance in her spare time while jetting around Europe with a string of boy-toys in tow.
Hmmm... no one is going to believe that. How about this?
Anne is an undercover agent for a super secret government agency and when not saving the world for democracy and all the good people, she writes romance one-handed on a special mini computer designed by a mad scientist just for her.
Yeah, that sounds way better. So, ignore the people who tell you she's just an ordinary person with an extraordinary imagination. They're just jealous because she gets to play with James Bond and vacation in exotic locations.
When she's not busy saving the world or writing the next gre ... read more
Encounter: Diane's Choice (Sex and Chocolate)
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Adama Segbedji is the Founder and Senior Pastor of Solution Chapel International with over 7 branches across the United Kingdom, Germany and South Africa. He has written several bestselling books related to subjects on Faith, Love, Leadership, Relationship, Grace, Church Growth, Finances, Favour and the Kingdom of God. His Solution Word broadcast is on several radio stations across the world with over 100 million listeners across the globe. Adama Segbedji has written 6 books so far namely The Overcoming Faith, 31 Secrets to Divine Favour, First things First, Grace to be Mighty, Addictive Love and 31 Days of Grace Encounter. His books are reshaping millions across the world, His books are thought provoking and l ... read more
10 Steps to become a Successful Christian
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Lee has been telling stories since before they could write, and writing them down since the moment they learned how. A character-driven writer, Lee loves to devour and create stories in any format available, and loves to turn ideas on their heads. They have no problem admitting that they laugh and cry with their characters - except for when they do it in public.
A Rotten Core
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Dr T William Hefferan
My name is Bill Hefferan and I was born and raised in Washington, D.C. I currently reside in Isla Verde, Puerto Rico where I live on the most beautiful ocean in existence. I enjoyed my high school years in sight of D.C., in Alexandria, Virginia. I then attended Grand Valley State University and the University of Michigan, graduating with a Bachelor’s Degree in Business Administration (BBA). I also received two professional degrees: CCIM and CPM. As a life-long learner, I continued on to earn my M.B.A. and later my doctorate (DBA). The focus of my doctorate is Organizational Psychology and Social Science Research.
I served in the Army for two years in Heidelberg, Germany in the Office of Public Affairs. I ... read more
The Entrepreneur and Innovation from A to Z
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Kayla Perrin has a Bachelor of Arts in English and Sociology and a Bachelor of Education, having entertained the idea of becoming a teacher--but she always knew she wanted to be a writer. Teachers were being laid off in Toronto when Kayla graduated with her B. Ed. Frustrated, she used her time to pursue her life-long dream of becoming a published author and proved that dreams can come true! Indeed, not landing a teaching job was a blessing in disguise. Today she is a multi-published, award-winning USA Today and Essence ® bestselling author with close to 50 novels and novellas in print as of August 2013.
In Kayla's 15 years in the publishing business, she has been a trailblazer in the African-American fiction ... read more
One More Night With You
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Lilia Morales y Mori
Escritora. Poeta. Diseñadora de Arte Fractal. Inventora de Juegos y Modelos Matemáticos.
A partir de Diciembre de 2010 recibió la nacionalidad Española de Origen, en la Región de Cataluña con el nombre de Lilia Morales Mori.
Writer, Poet, Creator of Fractal Artworks, Inventor of Games and mathematical models. As from December 2010, she received the Spanish nationality owning to her origin, of the Catalan region with the name of Lilia Morales Mori.
Universo Antrópico - Una Realidad Posible
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Melinda De Ross
Melinda De Ross is an international author of Romanian origin. She writes in two languages, and her books combine the elegance specific to the European style with the modern appeal of the American culture. She has a Law degree and has been a professional target shooter for over a decade. Her favorite genre to read and write in is Romance, and anytime she prefers to watch a classic movie instead of going to a noisy club.
She loves to hear from her readers, and you can find her at:
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Joe has been a musician/pastor/author for over forty years and is currently on the pastoral staff at Celebration Church in Green Bay, Wisconsin. He's been married to Gayle since 1975. Gayle and Joe have three children and currently live in Appleton, WI.
In Your Wildest ...
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Zoe lives in London, Ontario with her husband, two young children, and a giant grey cat. She works at a university by day and writes blush-inducing love stories by night.
What Once Was Perfect
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Ami Granada first discovered books when she was 3 years old, when her family had a short stint in Cotabato, Mindanao.Her first books were Dr. Seuss' Cat in the Hat and Aristocats. Her family moved back to Manila when she was 6.
She is an English teacher and has been teaching at the Manila Japanese School for 16 years. She co-authored a World Literature textbook, Breaking Grounds in English.
She also writes lifestyle and travel articles for Manila Bulletin.Her poetry,articles and stories have been published in several magazines. She has written 2 Filipino romance novels and 1 romance novel in English.
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Diego risiede a Piombino (Livorno) ed è scrittore, grafico e fotografo. Laureato in Politica Internazionale all’Università di Pisa con una tesi sugli aspetti navali della Guerra Civile Americana, si appassiona alla storia degli Stati Uniti e della Britannia arthuriana; esegue lavori grafici di vario tipo, tra cui immagini e copertine per libri.
È autore di due romanzi storici: "Ambrosio Aureliano. Libro I", incentrato sulla fine dell’Impero Romano in Britannia e sul sorgere dei regni sassoni (disponibile come e-book); "I Violatori del Blocco" (Youcanprint, cartaceo ed e-book), ambientato nel secolo XIX, dove si narrano le avventure per mare di un nutrito gruppo di personaggi, quando Lincoln impose il blo ... read more
Ambrosio Aureliano. Libro I
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From an upstate-New York-farmer's daughter to an aspiring artist at the Art Students League my life has been a great journey. My residences have included New York City, New York and Lahore, Pakistan.
Although my core is one of conservative, religious values, I am a free spirited liberal when it comes to my friendships. My strong work ethic and entrepreneurial spirit have led me from legal secretary to artist; from store owner (cartoon character clothing for adults before there were Disney stores) to newspaper publisher. "The Informer" served 8 communities in the Elizabeth, NJ area and contained only good news, advice columns and cultural event listings.
Currently I rehab old houses, watercolor and write. I am c ... read more
Forty Days and Forty Nights, Rain, rain, Rain
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Dom Shaw began his media career at 21 by winning the Grierson Award for Best Documentary in 1982 for co-directing the seminal post-punk documentary ‘Rough Cut & Ready Dubbed’. After a few years directing music documentaries for the fledgling Channel 4, he started scriptwriting for television. In a varied career behind the camera, he has written for peak time series on the BBC and ITV networks in the UK. ‘Eric is Awake’ is his first novel.
Eric is Awake
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Sreya Bremtin had a normal, happy childhood until the year her grandparents moved very, very far away. After that, growing up a somewhat lonely child, Sreya kept herself entertained by voracious reading and an active imagination.
There were monsters under the bed, a tiny door to another world at the back of her closet, and twice a day when the digital clock read 10:01 she could travel through her mirror back in time.
She drew her own treasure maps, packed supplies into her dad’s old, oddly colored neon orange backpack and climbed out her bedroom window to set off through the fields in search of adventure.
She started her own detective agency. She had cool clubs, of which she was usually the only member, ... read more
The Napkin Novels: Volume Two