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irma-fritz's picture
Meet Christy. She’s all about Palouse. She was born in the town of Palouse, in the Palouse region of Washington State. Her family name is Palus, and her father is a descendant of the Palouse tribe. Watered down to a few drops. Still, it’s something she is proud of.If someone had told her that she...
karen-wodke's picture
Catch Her in the Rye contains the tragic love story by that name plus thirty other short stories in a wide variety of themes, from the surrealistic "I Wish" to the heartwarming "Homeless Thanksgiving". These short tales offer a cross-genre experience, with literary tidbits...
laurie-boris's picture
When a mudslide plummets her hopes, her home, and her entire collection of impractical footwear into the Pacific, former actress and stand-up comic Frankie Goldberg takes the only possession she has left – a cherry red Corvette convertible – and drives east to her family’s bed and...
brandelyn-castine's picture
Meet Blair Hughes, a beautiful, intelligent, and talented young woman who believes her identity is defined by her size 22 waistline. With constant scrutiny about her weight and a pattern of failed diets, Blair has given up trying to be the perfect size six and has allowed herself to fade into the...
susan-crandall's picture
The night has always been Abby Whitman's enemy.  As a young girl she set a fire while sleepwalking that destroyed her family's home and scarred her sister for life.  She's been free of the disorder for years, until the night she awakens in the driver's seat at the scene of a fatal accident.  Is she...
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Oil on Water is the story of a young, creative, and successful couple, Max and Anna, who are living happy and fulfilled lives – both doing what believe they were born to do – until the day Max hears a voice underwater while he is swimming. As Max starts experiencing more and more strange ‘phenomena...