When Tom and Fiona Garner visit their father on his fiftieth birthday, they find that his new girlfriend is a lot more than they bargained for. Squalling Brats is a story about prejudice, parental relationships and the difficulty in washing up sieves.
A short story from our Nibs…Continue
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Book three in the Anthony Award-winning mystery series featuring Amanda Pepper, the resourceful English teacher at Philly Prep. Available for the first time in ebook format!
Amanda is sorting books for a school fundraiser, when she comes across a book for battered women…Continue
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A long-held axiom maintains that morality cannot be legislated; morality, after all, is a personal concept that comes from within each individual, while laws passed supposedly for the good of all are imposed from without.
So, what happens when the government steps in to regulate a particular…Continue
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About The Creeper:
A cheerleader is pestered by an amorous vampire who claims that he is Alexei Nikolaevich, the rightful tsar of Russia, and that she is his long lost love, reincarnated.
He’s gorgeous, he’s royalty, he’s a vampire and he has an exotic European accent. She’s a lesbian,…Continue
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There is no doubt in Liz Dolan’s mind where her urge to write came from. Her old man never shut up. He had the Irish gift of the gab which often drove her nuts. Sometimes he was hysterically funny, sometimes deliberately cruel. In hindsight, Liz believes all of the bluster was a cover up for loss,…Continue
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Where was Uncle Albert? The day of Lady Whilton’s nuptials was fast approaching, and the spiteful old lout had disappeared. Daphne Whilton, the bride’s daughter, knew what happened. She had found him dead in his chambers and vowed to keep it a secret, fearing the miser’s legacy would…Continue
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Adults view kids as just so much background noise until something goes wrong–then they make life changing decisions without even asking the kid what she wants. It’s all done in the name of “we know what’s best.” What’s a kid to do?
Well, if you’re the kid, you think about it, view the…Continue
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The Army plans to use a new breed of flies to protect combat soldiers. But Dr. John Pankow, their creator, is worried that his killer flies are uncontrollable. Will Mother Nature’s most genetically-altered weapon be the ultimate armor, or the potential ravager of the entire world? A work of short horror…Continue
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The tormented voice of a young drug-addict on the street below Ed’s apartment rekindles unwelcome memories and stirs his conscience. But is he about to jeopardise his comfortable life-style and his relationship with the woman he loves?
This short story was the First Prize Winner in the National…Continue
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When Carter Hoffman, leading biochemist of Lovelace Cosmetics, is found clubbed to death with a microscope, CEO Lillian Lovelace is distraught. She’s lost the originator of a breakthrough anti-aging cream, and she suspects Vince Gallegos, her competitor. After all, he’d been trying to wheedle Carter…Continue
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One foggy November morning on Chicago’s West Side, paramedic trainee Beth Reilly faces a life or death choice that will put her own future in jeopardy. High on cocaine, her veteran paramedic officer slams their ambulance into a homeless, pregnant woman, forcing the woman into labor. Beth alone…Continue
Added by Untreed Reads on March 6, 2012 at 5:26pm — No Comments