https://indiereader.com/wp-content/uploads/2017/12/shattered.jpg 346 229 IR Staff https://indiereader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/ir-logo-2017.png IR Staff2018-08-16 09:22:182018-08-16 09:22:18Author William P. Messenger: "I like communicating and challenging people to think outside their own comfort zones."
Politics, religion and life-long friendships stream beneath a tale of murder.
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Charmer Boy, Gypsy Girl is a saga of love based on the real-life events of the celebrated pair Bosko and Admira, also known as the Romeo and Juliet of Sarajevo who fall in love against the backdrop of a soon-to-be war-torn country.
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"Legions of Lilith - The Awakening" is a supernatural thriller with both fantasy and mystery aspects.
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After earning a master’s degree in English, I didn’t want to teach and simply wanted a foot in the door to a professional writing career, basically in any industry, but with a full-time paycheck and benefits.
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Taking place in a city of refugees in the Pacific Northwest nearly two centuries from now, this is a story of two teenage friends, Ada Anand and Aisling Connors, and how their lives are affected by terrorist violence in their society.
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ADDERALL BLUES is a passionate memoir that provides shocking access to the inner workings of the misunderstood ADHD mind.
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Suzanne Foster—wife, mother, former assassin—wants to retire. Her boss wants her dead.
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An Ancient Curse Follows Three Jewelry Pieces in STOLEN OBSESSION.
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If your busy, modern life has left you with little time to think about meals and if you sometimes feel too busy to taste, "Mind to Mouth" will help you reconnect with food, and yourself.
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HAIR LOSS addresses everything that is pertinent to the understanding of hair loss (alopecia) and what can or cannot be done to restore or reverse the affliction.
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A mysterious black box gets stolen from the University of Cape Town while the President of the USA is in Cape Town. Is this a coincidence or is there something more sinister at play?
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"Lost and Found in Harlem" is a contemporary murder mystery in the noir tradition with a unique approach to crime and detection.
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"The Fatness" is a satire about concentration camps for overweight people and bureaucracy gone mad. (It’s a love story.)
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Adele Jansen, has far to go. Gifted, ambitious, and determined, she takes one step off the career track for an impromptu excursion with a man as fascinating as he is mysterious.
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When a rabbit with the secret ability to read and write is exiled from his village, he must join an axe wielding bear to save his fellow animals from the human empire.
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Winner of a National Indie Excellence Award, "The Prize" is a medical thriller in which jealousy over the discovery of a treatment for Alzheimer’s disease leads to fraud, betrayal and violence.
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Project Runway meets Say Yes to the Dress. Michele throws a Hail Mary pass in entering a reality TV fashion competition to design the wedding dress for the future Princess Maryn of Montabago.
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Mike Faulkner wants to kill God. No, he doesn't want to convince less people to believe; he wants to confront the deity Himself and watch Him die.
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"Out of Something Ugly" is a book of poetry; mostly autobiographical, but with some exploration into other characters and situations.
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Ella Pearson, a marketing executive struggling to balance her career ambitions and her somewhat selfish maternal aspirations, arrives home to find her apartment has been broken into. The intruder is still inside.
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These interlocking stories are based on pieces written and published in ADDitude Magazine during eight pivotal and sometimes terrifying years in my family's life.
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THE SPEECHWRITER is an inspirational story about two best friends, Mark and Jerome, who are talented speechwriters on opposing teams of the university’s presidential elections.
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How would you feel if you woke up in the afterlife without any memories of you life on Earth? That's what Audrey faces before promptly being assigned to hunt demons for the rest of eternity.
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"Success1010 for Living" is a guide to living your most successful life.