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Miss Match: A Seriously Funny Look at Dating By Frances Rostick, Audrey LaChance
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Read the unbelievable true stories of two best friends and their search for the fabled “one” (no, not Jesus. Wrong book). From destroying a boyfriend’s multi-million dollar house... More > attempting to use a dishwasher to tales of love on the high seas, these are not the pedestrian adventures of a buttoned-up “Rules” girl. These girls playing hard to get? Please. Things get completely out of control when Frances and Audrey pair up. The two friends met over sousaphones in the college marching band (a surprising hotbed of talented kissers). Perpetual wing-women, the girls continue to hold each other’s hair back and egg one another on to creating the next chapter. The specialty adventure of these ladies is to pack up a carload of vodka and high heels and hit the road. They’ve had Prozac-popping princes and hairy-backed frogs; they’ve dated men of all shapes, sizes, and levels of mental stability. But did they ever find him—the one who sparks their flame?< Less
Ward: The Third Dawn's Watch By Allison Cappelletti
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Before my father died, he used to tell me and my sister a story every night before he left for work. They were stories of a world on fire, but full of heroes who’d rise to the call to save... More > it. I was seventeen when my quiet world caught flame, a string of murders in my little town. I didn’t know how it all would end when I set out to try to fight back, but I didn’t think it would get weirder from there. I didn’t expect to run into the Third Dawn’s Watch, a unit of vampires and their providers who hunt down vampires who break feeding laws. I hadn’t really expected there to be a big enough vampire population for them to have laws, or a program for misplaced youths that could house a girl who’s vampire hunting endeavors made her a target for a vampire gone rogue. The idea was I’d become one of the coven’s wards. I’d keep my head down and wait for the Third Dawn’s Watch to kill the rogue so I could go home. But turns out the world’s on fire no matter where you go. Staying out of trouble? Not likely.< Less
A Road of Your Own By E.R. Wytrykus
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The main characters from “A Stone To Roll”, Di, Rock, and Cheyenne, return as they try to find their way along the twisting road that is Life. Cheyenne returns to the Army on one last... More > mission to avenge his dead comrades. Di finds her life is in upheaval, having sold her café to Betty Ann & Jake, her mother and aunt deceased, her childhood home in flames, Rock too busy to stay in touch, and Cheyenne too far away—emotionally and physically. Rock is trying to balance his business life and his personal life, and totally screwing it up, and as the three unlikely friends struggle to keep their heads above water, their paths intertwine again. Events take Di and Rock from Dry Hole to Tucson, to San Diego and San Antonio and Washington, D.C. , trying to balance business and relationships and desperate to find Cheyenne. Cheyenne is trapped somewhere in the middle of the chaos that is Afghanistan and Pakistan, where he finds his nemesis, and they meet for one last encounter, which only one of them can survive.< Less
Ten Stories Straight Up By Brian K. Crawford
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Ten stories on a variety of subjects, including: E Pluribus Unum - A multi-generational starship approaches its destination. Is the crew ready to land on their new planet? The Case of the Red... More > Herring - Dr Watson mentioned a Holmes case about a politician, a lighthouse, and a cormorant. Now the story can be told. The House - A man brings his wife and son to see the house he grew up in. The Luck of the Irish - three convicts escaped from Port Jackson colony are apprehended by a Royal Navy frigate. The Classic - a young actress meets a young man who knows way too much about her. The Old One - the last day of the last mammoth. The Dreamer - a man drifts through a beautiful dream - but what is a dream? Eternal Flame - a middle-aged man goes to a concert and sees his old college girlfriend - still twenty years old. Coyote - an Indian medicine man confronts his apprentice who has gone astray. Eight East - a young hippie, busted for drugs, spends a week on a mental ward.< Less
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By ANTHONY E. GALLO This two-act mystery-comedy takes place on Logan Street in the heart of the renowned Charleston Historic district. Indomitable Charleston matron Charlotte Butler, raises... More > thousands of flowers to the hum of classical music, cultivates birds, plays championship bridge, ballroom dances daily, sometimes cleans her own house, and spars with both her parrot Jacob and flighty neighbor Ginny(Gin) Middleton. Gin's latest flame is the distinguished former New Hampshire Congressman Mark Smythe, now a Logan Street resident, who appears to have a curious interest in Charlotte. Mark slips in and visits Charlotte. We then learn that the visit is more than a mere curiosity, as we find out that these two bizarre people have much in common. She makes him accompany her to St Phillips' Cemetery at night where they encounter someone she does not want to see. Running Time: 68 minutes Actors: Two Male, Two Female Minor Roles: Parrot Jacob, Three Birds, Radio Announcer< Less
Never Look Back By Michael Thomas Miller
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Bodies have been turning up in a cane field in Waialua, a town on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii and Detective Anthony Shapiro wants to know why. Jack Lyman, a photojournalist from Boston, has been... More > living on Hawaii for five years. He and ’Bear’ Foster, a three hundred pound samurai sword wielding mass of a man, have become close friends. A meticulous and patient sort, all is going according to plan until Jack meets Maureen Durrante. She’s his type, but she’s also being stalked by a psycho. Confrontation inevitable, Jack beats the stalker, driving him into a cane field where his body is engulfed by flames. Did Jack torch him? That’s only one of the questions Detective Shapiro has for Jack. What does Jack know about the two bodies that were set afire in the cane field just days ago? What about the body of the Boston detective that shows up in theRiver Street Canal the next day? Jack isn’t telling…if he can get away with it…< Less
Flammable By William Pedoe
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Who struck the match? As World War Two comes to an end, Depot Harbour, Ontario, once a busy deep-water port on Georgian Bay, is on its way to becoming a ghost town. The old wooden grain elevators and... More > warehouses sleep in the warm summer weather. But soon after dusk on August 14, 1945, the day the war is finally over, the grain elevators erupt into flames. Few people know that across a narrow strip of water one of the warehouses contains hundreds of tons of cordite, an explosive intended for the war. Fanned by the wind, the fire jumps the harbour. Is the fire the result of spontaneous combustion? Unlikely. Hal Watson, a middle-aged teacher at a nearby school, knows the secret behind the inferno and explosion. Parry Sound, the inlet where Depot Harbour used to stand, is now a cottagers' paradise, but when Hal first sees the place he calls it 'the edge of the world.' His account of the year leading up to the conflagration involves love and murder. Join him and learn who struck that match.< Less
Worlds Apart and Other Short Stories By SALLY RICKETTS
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This book is a collection of short stories that involve most emotions from guilt, grief to love. These short stories will capture your attention, perfect for those lazy afternoons in the garden or... More > sitting by the pool soaking up the sun. Worlds aparts - Lucy gets her dream job to work as an english teacher in India, but when Lucy and her friend go away a car accident changes things. The Golden Apples of the Sun - Rose runs an orchard where she hires Adam to help pick the apples. Secrets in the Attic - Becky's grandma has died. When Becky is emptying her grandma's house she finds out a secret about her that explains why she was so cold. Blast from the Past - Kelly accidently bumps into old flame Mark. A Hike to Love - Nadine goes on holiday and meets Garth who is in his fifties. They get on really well but Nadine's family and friends don't approve. Desperate Measures - Mrs. Sullivan goes missing from a caravan park. Did her husband kill her.< Less
A Love Unfulfilled: A Phase Uncovered By Tabitha Dellahousye
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Anthony finally has the woman of his dreams in his arms for the first time in over ten years. He is desperate to make this moment last and is not above going to the extremes. Everyone will have a... More > first love, but what happens when the love burns out? How far will you go to rekindle the flame? When the ashes settle . . . How do you: Trust again? Lust again? Love again? Alexander and Olivia have worked hard on their marriage but Alex’s choice to remain friends with an ex-girlfriend, Felecia, puts their marriage in jeopardy. While his wife Olivia struggles with her feelings for her first love, Anthony. Paul and LaNette – an interracial couple have built a beautiful life together. Paul secretly struggles to gain his mother’s approval of this marriage and his actions are slowly pushing his wife away. Into whose arms will she go? Over the course of seven days two couples' marriages are tested, a friendship is in question, a forbidden love emerges and a devious puppet master is pulling all the strings.< Less
Nothing But Red By Skyla Dawn Cameron et al.
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In April 2007, a group of men pulled seventeen-year-old Du’a Khalil Aswad into a mob. They proceeded to stone and beat her to death, a supposed "honor" killing for allegedly falling... More > in love with a man of a different faith. Several camera phones recorded the entire incident from the front row, and videos later surfaced online. One month later, popular filmmaker Joss Whedon expressed his despair and outrage at the misogyny in all cultures on a fan-run blog. "Because it’s no longer enough to be a decent person," he wrote. "It’s no longer enough to shake our heads and make concerned grimaces at the news. True enlightened activism is the only thing that can save humanity from itself. I’ve always had a bent towards apocalyptic fiction, and I’m beginning to understand why. I look and I see the earth in flames. Her face was nothing but red." The arts anthology Nothing But Red was conceived as a way to raise both awareness of the issues he spoke of, as well as money for the charity Equality Now.< Less

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