SUDDENLY A SISTER-A twin is forced by his brother and mother to become the "girl" of the house! Part 1 of 2. Illustrations by Puyal. Quote Board. In the Pink.
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How does one write an accurate memoir when its subject makes it close to impossible? In the present, from 1928 to 1929, Teddy Madison decides to have his memoir written. The novelist, Mrs. Fairfax,... More > works to construct Teddy’s life based on the opinions of his biggest enablers, as well as his greatest opponents. Through letters back and forth from New York to Paris, to London, and Teddy’s coveted diary, Mrs. Fairfax gets a diversified glimpse into Teddy’s life during the past fifteen years. Mrs. Fairfax must decipher between what is reality, and what Teddy’s mind has constructed based on his increased obsession with dreams and a world beyond what we can distinguish.< Less
"My Son" is a tale of a British boy, born and raised in Ghana, and his search for the freedom he believes he has now lost as an adult. As he loses his way along the path of life, he fights... More > with the anger he feels inside towards his parents for taking him away from the utopian existance in which he was raised. As his own son grows, he begins to realize that the freedom had always been there, that he had wasted a great portion of his life in the pursuit of the treasure that he had been unable to see was right in front of him.< Less
A collection of entertaining short stories of how it was, growing up in the isolated Newfoundland out port of Fogo in the 1950’s & 60’s. Fogo Island was discovered in 1499 by the... More > Portugese and named Feugo, meaning fire after their own Fogo Island in the Cape Verdes off the Coast of Africa. This book also provides background information on Brimstone Head the mysterious geographical dome of ancient volcanic origin seen on the cover. It looms over the Town of Fogo and (according to the Flat Earth Society) is one of the "Four Corners of the Earth." For background to this unique place, there is a section of historical facts about the places on the Island. In addition, there is a Glossary of the unique Newfoundland English used in this book's colourful narration. The famous artist, Robert M. Henry, created the cover and the numerous illustrations throughout the book. ---- For further information about this book, ALL the REVIEWS and the community of FOGO, visit http://brimstonehead.com ---- E-book available< Less
What do an Ohio State quarterback, a robotics engineer, and a Columbus taxi driver all have in common? Find out in John Klee’s new novel, Warning Miracle. Read a complete description of the... More > book at www.warningmiracle.com. The Warning has been predicted by visionaries around the world for the last 40 years. An interior illumination of conscience of all people on Earth -- all occurring at one time. The Miracle will occur after the Warning at a small town in Northern Spain on a date known only to one woman. Dexter Griffith is a robotics entrepreneur leading the high life who meets Thad Rankin, a taxi driver with an interesting background. Cheryl Hoffman is a food scientist with man problems. Kevin Conaway is an OSU quarterback who is unsure if he can keep a promise he made to his girlfriend. The lives of all four people will become inextricably linked as they rush toward the fulfillment of End Times Prophecy. Not what might happen. What will happen. An End Times novel...first of the RIGHT IN FRONT series.< Less
Slim is a homeless old timer who still loves life. He lies helpless under an apple tree when he notices a young man sitting next to him. The stranger has an air of joy and purity about him that... More > accompanies an off season scent of apple blossoms. This peculiar fellow with no name has no recollection of his identity or the world around him. So Slim tells him to pick a name and after giving him a few tips sends him off pointing out that in this life “you have to be somebody.” And so “Apple”, as he calls himself, departs into a brand new world. On his journey he soon discovers human beings are amazing creatures capable of making their dreams come true and starts wondering who dreamed him. What follows is a wondrous trek through the nature of what makes us human in search of the one who dreamed us.
“The Dreamer” is an imaginative and inspirational fable that delivers the reader a sense of belonging to the universal dream we call life.< Less
The first part of this book is a continuation of the entertaining collection of short stories started in Book one – Brimstone Head – A Collection of Short Stories PLUS a brief look at... More > Fogo Island’s history through the years PLUS a small sample of popular stories from Book one about what it was like growing up in Fogo in the 50’s and 60’s, PLUS a
110 page Novella called - THE SEAPORT MURDER – my first work of fiction. It was inspired by a story I heard told at
our kitchen table, illuminated by the flicker of the oil lamp and the amber glow of a well-stoked pot-bellied stove.
Finally there is a short Glossary of the unique Newfoundland English used in this book’s colourful narration.
The famous artist Robert M. Henry who created the art work for Book one, also inspired the cover for this book and created the painting of Fogo on the cover.
For further information about this book, book one, all the reviews and the community of FOGO Island, visit http://brimstonehead.com – E-Book available.< Less
A fictional story of a young boy who gets started and excels in music through a near-romantic relationship with his eighty-two-year-old music teacher. It is a feel-good story with good lessons about... More > youth and growing up. Readers of any age can enjoy this story.< Less
The saga of the notorious AJ Jackson continues in Book Three: The Shadow I Cast. Follow AJ as he incurs the wrath of Mother Nature, Father Time, and Uncle Sam. From the mayhem of Mardi Gras to the... More > eye of Hurricane Katrina to imprisonment at Federal Corrections Facility in Pollack, Louisiana, times haven't gotten any easier for America's Most Wanted criminal.< Less
The Life and Times of America's Most Wanted contains the first two Memoirs of AJ Jackson. Discover the origins of the infamous AJ Jackson and the Brat Pack. This is the story as you never imagined... More > you would get to hear it, told by AJ in his own words, for the first time ever.< Less
This is the FIRST edition of complete short stories EVER released by Otep Shamaya. Be the first to read experience them!
The pages here were collected from various blogs, essays, magazine articles,... More > and tour journals (published and unpublished) OTEP has scribed over the years. These writings represent the various arms, identities, faces, voices, spiritual uprisings, intellectual cleansings and wild language that exist and are cultivated within the astral stratum of her ever-spinning mind.< Less
Sheppard Schulek has spent his entire life trying to find what it feels like to be “normal.” He lives with the difficulties of having an abusive father, celebrity mother, sexual abuse,... More > and his struggles to find personal peace in a lifetime journey of travel and search. We follow Sheppard’s path through the university experience, to Mexico, Europe, Japan, entry in to his professional world, a first failed marriage to a coffee heiress, and finally—in the most unexpected way—he finds his redemption.< Less
This special annual features original fiction and poetry by Ms. Chen's sophomore English students at Rye Country Day School, an independent school in Rye, NY, just north of Manhattan. The... More > publication is priced at cost. We hope you enjoy the read. Contributors: Sofia Aklog, Jonathan Arroyo, Sophie Beshar, Harry Brant, Sarah Brodwolf, Sophie Brown, Annie Canning, Luke Cappellano, Henry Carroll, Nathalie Chan, Justin Chun, Vincent Conn, Kathleen Curtin, Liam Dalton, Sydney Doroff, Jonathan Faxon, Kyle Halloran, Michelle Haut, Karri Hay, Jack Hughes, Harrison Lee, Yana Lee, Robert Leva, Daphne Mandell, Malcolm Nash, AmberRose Nelson, Hailey Nicholson, Triston Ortiz, Thomas Patricola, Thomas Ragucci, Emma Santucci, Nathan Spring, Twyntia Thompson, Max van Paasschen, Derick Wallace, Austin Weber, Kate Weiss, Julia Wiener.< Less
Meeting young Aya Hauke was enough of a fortunate happenstance for Matthew Sterling. But when he introduces Professor Sterling to the Czar's mysterious and beautiful daughter by way of a very special... More > commission, the astounding surprises quickly multiply. The once quiet life of this Professor of Sciences and Engineering will never be the same.
Book Two in The Case Files Series< Less
Love is an all consuming feeling. It rushes over you and holds you within its folds. Embracing you... tormenting you... controlling you. Love-- the worst emotion you feel.
Meet Valley Rain De'Amore.... More > A young eager woman ready to start new at Union University, and unwillingly involved with a young man named Ramses, who has swept her off her feet. Unfortunately, Ramses is dating her beautiful bombshell of a best friend, while Valley is left to wonder what it would be like to be with him.
Ramses is everything Valley could ever want in a man, but he won't be entirely hers until she gets rid of the one person who stands in the way of her eternal forever.
When it comes to her lover, Valley is unpredictable and ruthless. Read, "I Love Him, He Loves Me Not" to find out if the man of Valley's dreams will be hers in reality.< Less
Desiree has been running all of her life from heartache to
abuse, from abandonment to shame, from herself... to
nowhere. In the sequel to the best selling novella Despite
Everything, Desiree Cruz has... More > left her physically abusive,
cocaine-addicted boyfriend and her long time job of
exotic dancer to begin to her journey of self-acceptance
and self-love. In order for her to move forward with her
future Desiree must first make peace with her tormented
past, which began right in the house where she was raised.
Through with being the victim, Desiree is ready to chase
her dreams. She is on a mission of redemption and for the
first time in her life, to stand grounded…on her own two
In a world where the school day ends and target practice begins, Ferris walks the fine line between average teenager and criminal accomplice, facing both the challenges of youth and the grim... More > consequences of being best friend to the youngest son of the hometown mob.< Less
Jane used to have a different name, a different life—but that was before she was rescued from the refugee camp after the Rwandan genocide and brought to the convent to be raised. Now she is... More > being dismissed, told to go out into the world. But how does she do that when all she knows is the convent?
Tim Singleton lost his wife to breast cancer less than a year ago and yet the pain and anger is still fresh in his mind. He hates the sympathetic looks from his colleagues and tolerates the invitations from friends with their good intentions. When Corrine died, so did Tim’s faith…so when he received the call from the convent that his wife had focused her charitable endeavors, Tim isn’t quite sure why he agreed to help the young African girl with a job.
Can they forget their difference in race and age? And more importantly, would being with him mean the loss of her innocence?< Less
Chase is followed by a small crew of men and the last of his family members. They have all seen his wrath and know better than to question his motives. It’s no secret that behind his smile... More > there are no good intentions and to prove a point Chase will go to no end. So when chaos erupts in the streets it’s anybody’s guess on whose victory it will be. Can Chase hold on to the power he’s gone through great lengths to keep? Anyone invested in the streets knows that there can only be one winner and Chase intends to be the last one standing, by any means necessary. The people that love him, fear him and the people that fear him, should.< Less
This play is about Cassie Marie. It takes place in Roselea Gap, it starts with the death of Pearl, Cassie Marie’s white lover and ends with her mother’s final attempt to save Cassie... More > Marie’s black soul. Cassie Marie longs to be a good christian girl, however the opportunities are few in Roselea Gap for a woman of color, even one that tries to hide her color with face powder. In the center of this human tragedy is a young white girl named Shirley. She quietly watches the people around her and finds a different path that will stay with her always.< Less
Noah Crockett is a nationally renowned football player entering his senior year at Joplin High School in Southwest Missouri. Known for his 100-yard passes captured via YouTube, he has received offers... More > to play for nearly every college football program in the country. When he’s not in the huddle, he’s at the movies with his girlfriend Hannah, fishing with his dad, or cutting up with the guys on the team. Senior year of high school is supposed to be the best time of an American teenage boy’s life.
When we’re young, we say we have it all figured out. On May 21st, 2011, Noah Crockett thought so. On May 22nd, he was proved wrong when an EF5 twister tears through the heart of Joplin. It becomes the costliest tornado in US history and the deadliest in decades taking 158 lives and causing $2.8 billion in damages.
20th and Rangeline is the tale of Joplin after the storm. It’s Noah Crockett’s off the field comeback story. It’s about a town that was thankful when life was good and faithful when it was not.< Less
Stop and spend a while in North Texas in 1886. Join sixteen year old Hayley Anderson and her family in the city of Dallas. The city began as an upstart town for farm families, merchants, and former... More > slaves, on the edge of the great frontier. It became a city of promise.
On an important day in her life, Hayley is given Mother’s precious golden necklace. As she overcomes obstacles and pursues her dreams, her fingers clutch the necklace and her actions seek to follow the genuine gift of Mother’s heart.< Less