Christopher, the only bookseller in the small farm town of Low Ferry, lives an uneventful life -- until one day he encounters a shy newcomer named Lucas, and accidentally sells him the wrong book.... More > What follows is a journey for both men, in vastly different ways, set against the strange, ritualistic, magic backdrop of a midwestern winter.
A tale about the masks people wear and a meditation on the power of magic, Nameless revels in the simple pleasure of storytelling.< Less
The Virginia Military Institute is one of the most unique colleges in America. Nestled in the historic mountain town of Lexington, it is an institution steeped in traditions of brutal initiation,... More > Spartan life, and uncompromising honor. Follow the autobiographical account of one graduate's attempt to come to grips with his choice to attend and the experience that followed. Woven into the recollection is the tale of the jeep: a college prank that shapes the way he views his friendships, choice of college, and ultimately himself.< Less
Upper East Side stay at home mother, Reilly Peterson, stumbles onto a terrorist plot while playing with her gregarious children in Central Park. Because she is obsessed with political correctness,... More > she is hesitant to call the authorities and pursues the could-be terrorists on her own. As she becomes more certain of the plot, she drags in an overweight old boyfriend, her stylish investment banker husband, a new preppy mom friend and her politically incorrect best friend, Jenn. Together, they shop, interpret Farsi, discuss Middle Eastern affairs and ruthlessly bash Republicans. While the ad hoc group attempts to save the free world, the unlikely group of terrorists, including a loud Southern evangelist and a quiet Iranian chemistry professor, deceive each other and an unexpected twist leads millions to question the Christian bible.< Less
"BEYOND THE HORIZON" contains three novellas set in Hollywood California, the last stop on the road to the American Dream. "The Hollywood Vine" features Steve Cody, a cynical... More > young bouncer in a dive bar who came to town to be a rock star, whose past is as uncertain as his future. "The Mourning After" follows New York novelist Rick Boston's dive into the world of movie making. And "The Healer" focuses on Rafael, an AmerIndian with the power to change people's fate. Three exciting and thought-provoking novellas from playwright, poet and novelist Chris Dickerson< Less