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The Lady Dances By Stanley G. Weinbaum
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The Lady Dances (softbound). Mark Talbot, a young man from New England leaves the U.S. to discover the world. Embarking at San Francisco, he meets a beautiful but mysterious and sad girl who is... More > apparently forced by the authorities to leave the country; he follows her on the Southern Seas. This romance by Weinbaum appeared in 1933 on various american newspapers, under the pen name of Marge Stanley. Weinbaum is best known for his science fiction short stories, among them the trendsetting A Martian Odyssey, and his post-apocalyptic novel The Black Flame, whose leading character is beautiful and immortal Margaret of Urbs. Weinbaum's elegant writing style, humor and culture, along with a fertile imagination, made him one of the leaders of the Golden Age of Science Fiction. He died at the age of 33, admired by those who succeeded him, such as Isaac Asimov, Robert Bloch or Robert A. Heinlein. This novel is available for the first time as an entertaining book.< Less
The Amber Witch By Wilhelm Meinhold
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The Amber Witch might me called the "Amber Witch Project," not because it's a classic German Gothic novel, but that it was a complete hoax. Set during the Thirty Years' War, the Amber Witch... More > manuscript was supposedly written by the Rev. Abraham Schweidler, a pure and honest man, whose only child Maria might (or might not) be burned at the stake in a heinous plot devised by a dastardly Sheriff. He accuses her of witchcraft and a trial is held (and I shall'nt ruin the ending despite it being faked). Meinhold had written the Amber Witch as a ploy against certain claimants who suggested that the Old and New Testaments were written based on actual historical documents. When it was first published, nearly all German critics believed it to be true. This was further flamed by its English translations, which sparked a whole new set of fans and theorists of the work's authenticity. When Meinhold finally admitted to the hoax, it caused a big stir, and he lashed into the biblical historians with great lavish.< Less
CHARLESTON REVISITED By Anthony Gallo
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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
Slum Song: Disaster in the Wind By Dan Carroll
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THE SLUM TRILOGY, BOOK TWO “Life turns on a dime,” Robbie says in the final paragraphs of Book One—and the pages of Book Two fulfill his clichéd statement in ways he never... More > could’ve foreseen. Little did they know they’d be dealing with the cold blooded murder of one of Julianna’s employees, the fiery death of her brother, fear and hunger, and Julianna’s near rape, as the island is thrown into turmoil. As Robbie’s headquarters and Julianna’s General Store become engulfed in flames, and the entire slum finds itself in a state of panic, Robbie must confront the reality of an island convulsed in unexpected upheaval, while at the same time support and comfort Julianna who struggles to bring life into a world that knows only death. Love, passion, and hope drive Slum Song: Disaster in the Wind—a fast-paced adventure which takes twists and turns to the point where Robbie and Julianna have difficulty holding onto the life they’ve built, but a life which thrusts them into a new beginning.< Less
Never Look Back By Michael Thomas Miller
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Bodies have been turning up in a sugar cane field outside Waialua, a town on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii and Detective Anthony Shapiro wants to know why. Jack Lyman arrived from Boston five... More > years ago. A photojournalist, he’s had it with East Coast hierarchy and is looking for a new start. A meticulous sort, all is going according to plan until he meets Maureen Durrante. She’s his type, but she’s also being stalked by a psycho. Jack beats the pervert mercilessly, driving him into the cane field where the 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 torched in the cane field just days ago? Then, what about the body of the Boston detective that shows up in the River Street Canal the next day? Well, Jack isn’t telling…if he can get away with it…< Less
Never Look Back By Michael Thomas
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Bodies have been turning up in a sugar cane field outside Waialua, a town on the North Shore of Oahu, Hawaii and Detective Anthony Shapiro wants to know why. Jack Lyman arrived in Hawaii from Boston... More > five years earlier, after his marriage and career capsized on the East Coast. A meticulous sort, all is going according to plan until he meets Maureen Durrante. She’s his type, but she’s also being stalked by a psycho. Jack beats the stalker mercilessly, driving him into the cane field where the 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 torched in the cane field just days ago? Then, what about the body of the Boston detective that shows up in the River Street Canal the next day? Well, Jack isn’t telling…if he can get away with it…< 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
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 but Paul secretly struggles to gain his mother’s approval of this marriage and his actions are slowly pushing his wife away. A Love Unfulfilled brings to life how strong desire and unrequited love can be and its impact on these couples over the course of seven days.< Less
The Lady Dances By Stanley G. Weinbaum
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The Lady Dances (hardbound) Mark Talbot, a young man from New England leaves the U.S. to discover the world. Embarking at San Francisco, he meets a beautiful but mysterious and sad girl who is... More > apparently forced by the authorities to leave the country; he follows her on the Southern Seas. This romance by Weinbaum appeared in 1933 on various american newspapers, under the pen name of Marge Stanley. Weinbaum is best known for his science fiction short stories, among them the trendsetting A Martian Odyssey, and his post-apocalyptic novel The Black Flame, whose leading character is beautiful and immortal Margaret of Urbs. Weinbaum's elegant writing style, humor and culture, along with a fertile imagination, made him one of the leaders of the Golden Age of Science Fiction. He died at the age of 33, admired by those who succeeded him, such as Isaac Asimov, Robert Bloch or Robert A. Heinlein. This novel is available for the first time as an entertaining book.< Less
Trouble in Happy Jack By Vivian Cooper
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Description Two prospectors come off the mountain to find a town where they can get their supplies replenished. One of them had been to the town called Happy Jack several years before when it was a... More > roaring mining town. They found it to be a ghost town where strange things started to happen to them. They tried to leave but something always kept them from it. A flaming red headed hot tempered girl, (Tamale,) comes looking for her pa who is panning for gold there. One of the prospectors thinking her hair is on fire douses her with water. She shoots her gun and knocks his hat off. They make up gradually and work together to search out the tunnels for her pa. Scavengers appear to rob him of his gold. They try all kinds of things to no avail then start using dynamite. They take Tamale and her pa as hostages with the Marshall coming to their rescue. Tamale and one of the prospectors fall in love and he prays that God will help him be able to live with her temper.< Less

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