Annie Acorn –
Luna Lake Cabins:
Winter this year had come early, broken all sorts of records and gave no indication that it was ready to move on, in spite of the fact that it was the first of April. Still, corporate management has designated this as the week for Brett Logan and Maggie Sutherland to attend a mandatory seminar at Luna Lake Cabins of all places.
Each with their own reasons, they both soldier on despite the raging snow storm outside – the only two participants to arrive at the Cabins. Things go from bad to worse when the power goes out, leaving them stranded – two strangers, isolated on the shore of Luna Lake, where circumstances lead to startling revelations as the dark night progresses.
The first novella offered in her Luna Lake Cabins series by internationally read, From Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn will fill your heart with laughter and love as Brett and Maggie face together the truths about their best made life plans.
Love’s Third Chance (Luna Lake Cabins Stories) – a Luna Lake Cabins novelette.
In a moment of desperation, Zoe Longworth rents a cheery red convertible and leaves her troubles behind, completely alive and completely free for the first time in too many years. Drawn to the lakes and peaks of the Cumberland Mountains of East Tennessee by the memory of a lost love, she seeks to reclaim the person she once was.
All Jake Ketchum wants is some time spent alone with a rod and a hook. Instead, he finds himself watching over the newest guest at Luna Lake Cabins for reasons that even he can’t explain.
The first novelette offered in her Luna Lake Cabins series by internationally read, Women’s Pens author Annie Acorn will fill your heart with laughter and love as Zoe and Jake discover that sometimes love offers one a third chance.
When to Remain Silent (Annie Acorn’s Kindle Short Mysteries) – An historical mystery story, set in the post-Civil War era by Annie Acorn.
Shots have been fired at Ft. Sumter, and the country has been thrown into civil war. Times are hard, and Lily has done what? She, who laughs last, laughs best isn’t too far off the mark. Southerners who can solve the mystery know when to remain silent – a sure fire way to reap sweet revenge against their old foes and prove once again that steel magnolias can’t be ignored.
A Stranger Comes to Town (Annie Acorn’s Kindle Short Mysteries) – An historical mystery story, set in the early 1950s, by Annie Acorn.
A chance game of hide and seek played the night the revival tent burned down has turned into three years of looking over their shoulders for young Marnie and Frank, who believe they witnessed a murder. Now a Yankee stranger has come to town – flashing a big smile and a cash-filled wallet as he spends his time asking all kinds of questions. Torn between wanting to relieve the Yank of his cash and trying to stay out of Hell, the two spend a day in the employ of their enemy. Filled with the warm southern ambiance and gentle humor that author, Annie Acorn, has made famous, you won’t want to miss this cliffhanger set in 1950’s rural Georgia!
The Young Executive (Annie Acorn’s Kindle Short Mysteries) – A puzzle mystery story, set in the early 1990s, by Annie Acorn.
Hightower Enterprises advertises, “We do Anything for Anyone – clean your closets, care for your pets, or organize your budget. What can we do for YOU?” David Marshall soon realizes, though, that his godmother, Juanita Hightower, had failed to mention that he would be required to walk through hell as part of his task when he agreed to assist her.
Now he has landed in a strange city with no money and no friends. If this weren’t enough, he’s also found himself faced with an angry woman, a powerful senator, and a mob of FBI agents chomping at the bit to put him behind bars – not the way he had intended to spend his spring break from law school. Still, if he uses his wits, he just might be able to set everything right. You won’t want to miss this one!
On the Road (Annie Acorn’s Kindle Shorts) – A nostalgic story of travel in the 1950s by Annie Acorn.
Moon Pies and an RC form a southern tradition that goes back to the times when families still traveled by car along two lane country roads to reach Grandmother’s house. Children moved freely about in the auto’s interior, seatbelts not yet having been invented. Restless, they could stand and watch over the driver’s shoulder as an eerie world flew by outside – their own imaginations roaring forward on full throttle. Meager heaters did little to warm interiors in the winter, gas stations offered attendants, and convenience stores were unknown. Still, along these curvy country roads, families bonded, forging memories that lasted well past the journeys on which they were bound.
Charlotte Kent –
Love Blooms: A Captain’s Point Story (Captain’s Point Stories Book 60) – The third novella in the Captain’s Point Stories romantic women’s fiction/family saga series written by Annie Acorn and Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent – the fourth entry in the Harvesting Love mini-series. Designed to be read concurrently with the first seven novels or as a stand alone read.
After a four-year stint in the Army, Brandon Thomas has returned to his family’s farm outside of Captain’s Point a changed man, his rich laugh and upbeat attitude seemingly gone forever. Despite efforts to help him, Bran continues to hold his troubles inside, his older brother Vern worries about Bran, and his sister-in-law Opal worries about both of them.
For three years, widowed Nora Adamson, a middle grade teacher in Captain’s Point, has lived haunted by an overriding sense of guilt. Now, just as she has begun to heal, a surprise visitor appears at her front door.
A well-traveled letter, a tiny chickadee, and three chance encounters all conspire to create a Captain’s Point novella filled with love, laughter, family warmth, romance and second chances. Those who are already familiar with the residents of this small town set on Maryland’s Eastern Shore will feel right at home as this stand-alone novella unfolds, and those who are new to the Captain’s Point Stories series are guaranteed to want more!
You don’t want to miss this one!
Parisian Ghosts: A Captain’s Point Story (Captain’s Point Stories Book 54) – The first Captain’s Point Honeymoon story in the Captain’s Point series. A romantic women’s fiction/family saga/chicklit story written by Annie Acorn & Juliette Hill writing as Charlotte Kent.
D. A. Grady –
The Horses of Paiute Canyon (D. A. Grady’s Western Shorts Book 1) – a novelette filled with the ambiance of the West and a splash of the paranormal.
It’s late spring, and the last of the early blooming desert plants in Nevada are at their best. Battered and bruised, Jim Crenshaw rides away from his past and onto the Diamond G ranch, where he seeks employment – not as the foreman he is, but as a simple cowboy.
Not much later, he finds himself on a two week trip, riding the fence line with only his animals, unaware and unprepared for what awaits him. Paiute Canyon hieroglyphics, a stubborn mule, and a terrorized dog all fail him, as he faces the approaching unknown.
A veteran cowboy himself, From Gents’ Pens author D. A. Grady has applied simple, direct language in the telling of this story that he has written in honor of those men, who still wear boots and spurs, and their animals.
You won’t want to miss this one!
The Cow Camp Affair (D. A. Grady’s Western Tales Book 2) – A classic western novella set in the 1800s with full doses of romance and humor added for good measure by D. A. Grady.
Two Guns and a Gal (D. A. Grady’s Western Tales Book 3) – A classic western novella set in the 1800s with full doses of romance and humor added for good measure by D. A. Grady.
Angel Nichols –
Thirteenth Door on the Left (Angel Nichols’ Shorts Book 2) – a suspense-filled ghost story with a film-noir vibe by author and graphic designer Angel Nichols.
“Get out, Sam. Get out of here!” His partner Frank’s voice called out a warning.
If Chicago gumshoe Sam Harrison had known what would happen, he would have left the room the first time and never looked back.
And so the Thirteenth Door on the Left begins, yet another tale of ghostly suspense from Angel Nichols, the internationally beloved, From Women’s Pens author of The Ghost of Christmas Present and Other Stories. This time a beautiful, dream-driven young woman, her gallant young man, and a haunted motel all come together at precisely the right moment to…, but no, anymore would be telling.
You won’t want to miss this one!
Susan Jean Ricci –
The Blind Seer: A Cindy’s Crusades Story – another hilarious short story in her Cindy’s Crusades series, this one with a paranormal twist, from author Susan Jean Ricci.
Cindy and Jay from Susan Jean Ricci’s award-winning novel Dinosaurs and Cherry Stems are at it again in this delightful addition to her Cindy’s Crusades series.
Recently returned from a successful trip in their RV, affectionately nicknamed the Snark Ark, the happily married duo find themselves inexplicably at odds as Jay suddenly begins acting strangely. A tiny corpse, Cindy’s Lenape advisors, and a blind seer all conspire to bring matters to a head, as the beloved, From Women’s Pens author once again leads her readers through a rollercoaster ride filled with the love and humor for which this wonderful series is noted.
You don’t want to miss this one!
Denise Hays –
Just Ask Karma (Denise Hays’s Shorts) – A fantasy story by Denise Hays.
Some folks seem to make a decision that you’re theirs, and they’re gonna help you whether you want any helping or not. That was Karma. She latched onto Kevin the minute he emerged from his mama’s womb, and she stuck to him like static cling on a polyester pantsuit. So, not understanding why, his best friend decided to Just Ask Karma. Don’t miss this latest story by award-winning author Denise Hays!
Perhaps (Denise Hays’s Shorts) – A psychological suspense story by Denise Hays.
Dutch Bunch is dead – a victim of his own shotgun. Sheriff Dane Watson has a suspect in custody, but he is neither pleased nor satisfied about it. Enter Faith, who may or may not be able to unlock the reasons behind Dutch’s sudden demise. You won’t want to miss this latest literary jewel from Denise Hays!
Peggy Teel –
Just An Old Wives’ Tale (Peggy Teel’s Shorts) – A horror story with a touch of psychological suspense by Peggy Teel.
Maggie has a pain, a problem and a worry. Her son Jimmy is concerned for her, and her husband Malcolm wants his wife back, while a mean Baltimore oriole bangs on their home’s library window, refusing to stop. Overhanging them all is the wives’ tale told many years ago by Maggie’s long dead mother, perhaps a portend of what’s to come. Don’t miss this tale of horror and suspense from award-winning author Peggy Teel!
Beverly J. Crawford –
Towards the Sun (Beverly J Crawford Romances) – A story of contemporary romance by Beverly J. Crawford.
Even before the wheels of the jet touched down on the runway at LAX, I knew it was too late to turn back. Something much greater than my desire alone was drawing me inexorably forward, just as it had led me westward, towards a destiny I knew was mine to claim. Would I be like Icarus and fly too close to the sun? Would its seductive brightness blind me to what was real, or would it suffuse me with a warmth and brilliance that was truer than anything I had ever known? The movie star and the soccer mom. Who says dreams don’t come true?
Ron Shaw –
Cramped Quarters Series –
Mary’s Trunk (Cramped Quarters Book 1) – the funny and poignant story of a man and his ghost.
The Dead and the Dying (Ron Shaw Horror Book 1) – a horrific short offering from radio host and author Ron Shaw.
Like to feel the hair rising on the back of your neck? How about a tingle chasing up and down your spine? Then internationally read, From Gents’ Pens author Ron Show, host of The Ron Shaw Show on ArtistFirst Radio Network, has written the perfect story for you.
Bloodied streets, voodoo curses, and a mysterious cameo all set the stage as murder, young lovers, and an act of historic cruelty all converge and head blindly towards a suspense-filled conclusion on one horrific, rainy night in Georgia.
You won’t want to miss this one!