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By Peter Quinones

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Form trumps content in: POSTMODERN DECONSTRUCTION MADHOUSE

Reading POSTMODERN DECONSTRUCTION MADHOUSE is no ordinary romp through a short story collection: the sections that make up the collection range from stand-alone scenes, lists, and literary criticism, keeping readers on their toes. Continue reading

By Derick M M Lewis

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NosFairytale

A modern vampire must take on a criminal organization in order to protect, and then avenge, his girlfriend. The protagonist of this story is a vampire, but the old vampire tales are wrong. Continue reading

By Michelle Scheunemann

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The Cursed And The Damned

The ancient dragon king Adapu laid a curse on the mortals who killed him. A drop of his blood became a gem that will turn anyone who wears it into a dragon. There is a way to break the curse, but the cursebreaker then becomes a dragon in the cursed’s place. Continue reading

By Sandi Lynn

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Forever You

The concept behind this love story is a pretty standard romance novel trope; “man gives up on love due to trauma until beautiful, irresistible woman convinces him to give it another chance,” and this is not, frankly, the best version of that storyline I’ve ever read. Continue reading

By Tara Brown

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My Side

Erin Benson felt like she’d won the lottery when she arrived all the way from North Dakota with the keys to her first home in hand. Continue reading

By Jackie Mae

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The Ones

Claire is an innocent young woman who leads a blameless life, beloved by her many friends and her pet dog Sammy – so why is she being pursued by nameless, faceless enemies who radiate pure evil? Continue reading

By L. B. Conahan

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Shu’Alu: Dragons Will Weep

Princess Saraceirra, the part-human heiress of the kingdom of Shakuvia, is orphaned when the evil cat-woman sends her armies of dark elves to attack Sara’s mother’s palace. Continue reading

By C. W. Schultz

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Jill

Jill is actually Rachel Rhodes, a loving mother and wife going through an unhappy separation from her husband – but with a secret life on the side as a bitter, anti-male serial killer nicknamed “Jill the Ripper” by the police. Continue reading

By Serafima Bogomolova

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My Trickster

My Trickster is a dark and secretive novel focused around the enigmatic figure of La, a sexy brunette pursued from multiple directions as she moves to further her own secret schemes. Continue reading

By Patrick Simpson

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Desert Angels

Author Patrick Simpson clearly knows a lot about his topic. His book outlines the fate of Native Americans in the inland northwest—present-day eastern Oregon and Washington, and western Idaho. Continue reading

By Nicole J. Burgess

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Ingrid Darling

Ingrid Darling is about a young woman named Ingrid Darling who is reflecting on her life, the good and bad choices she has made and how they have shaped her to become the person she is now. Continue reading

By Richard Turner

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Re-Deal

The main theme of Re-Deal is time travel, but the story is all over the place, dealing with gambling, action, cowboys, good vs. evil, and a whole slew of literary themes that are often haphazardly introduced and put together.

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