By L.G. Siller
By Kennedy Weible
"This booklet is destined to be banned."
--Rev. Stephen Prosper for the Brock Independent
In this compelling novel, a tender woman is thrust right into a darkish and unsafe faith.
Celia’s relations is like such a lot of others suffering in a nasty economic system. within the small city of Brock, South Carolina, Celia’s father offers newspapers, and her mom works in a dentist’s workplace. they seem to be a hardworking, industrious family members, yet that isn’t sufficient. whilst Celia’s father suffers an damage and is not able to paintings an additional shift, the kinfolk starts to crack. Celia’s mom loses her task quickly afterward.
In an attempt to deal with their poverty and melancholy, Celia’s mom and dad turn into extra energetic of their church. The church, led via the charismatic younger preacher Barrett Higgins, supplies Celia’s mom and dad desire for a greater lifestyles. They develop into increasingly more enthralled along with his warnings of the second one Coming of Christ and an upcoming revolution opposed to the secular global. whilst the relations loses their condo, they stream onto Barrett’s compound. There, within the center of a turning out to be and strong cult, Celia starts off to achieve the terrible fact in the back of the pastor’s teachings.
Prophet of Loss explores the darkish air of mystery of cult leaders and the desperation that leads a congregation to blindly keep on with them into lethal places.
By Richard Scarsbrook
By Scott Oliver Hail
Jack brief is safely named. An undersized highschool scholar, he’s now not particularly 5 toes tall, yet is a scrappy child simply itching for a struggle. He unearths one with a freshman higher than he's, and who has been calling him names all year.
Jack is shipped domestic from college. He’s grounded and needs to end the 12 months serving in-school and in-home suspension. His father demanding situations Jack to forestall attempting to develop into his six-foot four-inch-tall brother and work out how one can feel free being himself.
Jack's brother's university soccer profession ended past within the 12 months while he broke his leg. His brother invitations Jack to come back to Hollywood Park, the place he’s operating to earn cash to stick in class. Jack is quickly provided a task as an workout rider for the race horses, having confirmed that he’s a common within the saddle and has an extraordinary affinity with horses.
This is one occupation the place being brief is a bonus! Jack is mentored through a retired horse racer and shortly starts off profitable races. Now Jack is slated for the head contests, together with the Kentucky Derby.
Enter the intriguing international of horse racing within the must-read Race Rider.
About the writer:
Scott Oliver Hail recollects going to Hollywood Park together with his grandfather and “never bought over it.” initially from l. a., he's now a doctor assistant in Salt Lake urban. the writer is electrified through “the want for underdogs to triumph and for invisible little ones to have the solar shine on them.” He has accomplished his subsequent publication, The synthetic Family.
Publisher’s web site: http://www.strategicpublishinggroup.com/title/RaceRider.html
By Jon Sindell
Fine authors say ...
"These incredible tales through Jon Sindell express us that relatives happiness isn't really rather a lot illusive, as mismanaged. those tales are humorous and unhappy and courageous and hopeful. They’re photographs of every little thing that is going on in households, complete lives controlled realistically and deftly. The characters are greater than their own histories, greater than ourselves mirrored, yet include entire eras, cultural moods and nationwide quirks of their speech, their manners, their ways—our occasions, our constituted selves that upload specific poignancy within the passing parade of botched and lovely lives. you'll be moved."
~ Stephen D. Gutierrez, winner of the yank publication Award and writer of The Mexican guy in His yard, tales & Essays
“What rather knits those narratives is the voice, with its attractive characteristics of self-deflating humor, authenticity, vulnerability, mind's eye, and intelligence. Readers will have fun with Sindell’s poet’s ear and bold sort, yet for his characters, they’ll think a sympathy and enjoyment that would retain them turning the page.”
~ Rebecca Foust, writer of Paradise force, winner of the 2015 Press fifty three Award for Poetry
“Family Happiness proves once more that Jon Sindell can craft whole universes out of skinny air. This time, Sindell goals his lens on the American relatives, as he explores the knotty relationships inside of. With one ear to the streets and the opposite listening for a heartbeat within the areas among dad or mum and baby, husband and spouse, this selection of American domestics is as heartbreaking because it is witty. the subsequent time a person indicates the fast tale is a death shape, supply them kin Happiness to learn. A revival awaits.”
~ Christopher Bundy, child, You’re a wealthy Man
By Shirley Davies-Owens
LYDIA FULLERTON WILL trap YOUR HEART.
By Allen Blackthorn,Dennis WK Brumbaugh
Joey is your commonplace sexually careworn teenage boy trying to find his first reviews while he meets Katie, a woman pulled correct out of his desires. She's the main attractive lady he is ever visible and to his shock she likes him too, yet there’s a gloomy mystery retaining the younger enthusiasts apart...
Ashley is a tender woman who is in love with an older boy, Joey, yet he is secretly in love with Katie. Ashley refuses to take no for a solution whilst her love isn't really reciprocated, so she turns to drastic measures to get what she wishes. mendacity and manipulation are just the start of her plan to get him for herself.
When Ashley will get her warmth damaged she starts to play despicable video games with the hearts of alternative blameless boys. Ashley's habit turns into so uncontrolled she's despatched away the place issues in basic terms worsen.
After receiving existence altering details as a result of a demise within the relations Joey strikes away, leaving either Katie and Ashley in the back of, looking for his lengthy misplaced sister. dwelling on a secluded island secretly digging into the earlier he meets Gia, a woman so stunningly attractive he can not help yet fall in love, yet she has secrets and techniques too.
Lies, secrets and techniques and hidden agendas are just a part of the sport as extra surprising kin discoveries come to light... Will Joey's lifestyles ever be an analogous again.
By Penelope Przekop
When her father's female friend Carla, a tricky, perfectionist attorney, strikes in, the images come down, and Angel's look for truth becomes an obsession. As she struggles to discover the prior and achieve control over the narcolepsy that frequently fogs her international, Angel descends right into a dizzying realm of gear, adultery, and harassed hope that extra obscures reality.
As Angel starts off to reveal a heritage she could never have imagined, she learns thather complete lifestyles has been anchored round lies.
By Kaylene Pettit
By Mary Ann Rose Hart
Mary Ann’s Mountain, writer Mary Ann Rose Hart’s first novel, can pay homage to her mountain background, sharing tales, classes and secrets and techniques. She notes the thrill of mountain song, making apple butter and dealing demanding with family members, and relays homespun tales approximately lifestyles on a small farm. The longtime instructor stocks loose downloads for guided analyzing actions and math enrichment actions for the e-book on her site, (maryannrosehart.com).