John Howard Reid
· NIBBLES OF NONSENSE Hilarious Comic Verse
· 140 All-Time Must-See Movies for Film Lovers Now Available On DVD
· Silent Movies & Early Sound Films on DVD: New Expanded Edition
· Music, Thrills, Mystery, Comedy & Suspense on Video & DVD
· ROSALIA de CASTRO Selected Poems rendered into English verse
· CinemaScope Four: M-G-M MOVIES Light Up the Screen
· WESTERNS: A Guide to the Best (and Worst) Western Movies on DVD
· British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD
· Hollywood Classics Title Index to All Movies Reviewed in Books 1-24
· These Movies Won No Hollywood Awards
· Merryll Manning: Beachfront Holiday -- Opening Paragraphs
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part 16
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part 15
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part 14
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part 13
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part Twelve
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part Eleven
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part Ten
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part Nine
· Merryll Manning Beachfront Murders Part Eight
· 214.93 Dollars. Is This a Record Price?
· TITLES TO AVOID How to use Hollywood Classics Title Index
· BAD TITLES 2 more outsiders
· BAD TITLES: 3 To Avoid
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· Rosalia de Castro: A BRIEF LIFE
· ROSALIA de CASTRO The Old Road Del antiguo camino
· HAPPINESS by Rosalia de Castro
· Restless Thoughts by Rosalia de Castro
· The Two Doves by Rosalia de Castro
· Taste and See That the Lord Is Good
· Thank You, Lord!
· God Is Our Strength and Shelter
· God Heals the Broken-Hearted
· Translating Poetry: Literal versus Poetic Approaches
· Anyone for Love? -- Number 1 at Kindle Store
· Last Days for $5,550 Margaret Reid Poetry Contest
· $5,550 Poetry Contest Closes June 30
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2. The Reclamation of Edwin Drood. A comic conclusion to the famous unfinished novel by Charles Dickens.
3. Bethany. A romantic tale.
4. Contest Blues. Based on the writer's own experiences as a judge for various literary contests.
5. A Clean Sweep for Mazeppa. A romance.
6. A Jewel of an Idea. A humorous story, based on the author's own experiences as a director of a top-rated country club.
7. Vince Viner's Victory. A First Prize Winner in a prestigious annual literary event.
8. End of the Penny Section. Based on the author's own experiences as a deacon.
9. Anyone for Play Ball? Another story based on personal experence or observation, this time centered on a small but aggressive baseball club in a rural area of California.
10. Counter-Clockwise. A humorous story. Highly Commended in no less than three writing contests.
11. Dead Man Walking. A novelette, set in modern-day Egypt.
12. Step-Ladder Nine. A cross-genre story/poem. Highly Commended in a national literary competition.
13. Gone West. A humorous story.
14. Scent of Lotus on a Windy Day. Horror and suspense in Ancient Egypt. Short-listed in 3 contests.
15. Beachcombing: Your Questions Answered. Highly Commended in a contest for humorous prose.
For the $3.99 NOOK Book and other ebooks, the publisher has combined the stories and essays from my other prose anthology, "A Mountain of Many Treasures". So there are actually 27 prose pieces in this more expensive edition. It costs more, but you get more!
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"Fast-paced writing and well-written ironic tales. Some have a bit of a twist, while others relate to actual modern-day occurrences. I would recommend this book to adults who enjoy a quick read. Rated: Thumbs Up!" by T.J. Perkins in "Sabrina Reviews". This collection comprises 14 short stories or essays and one novelette, mostly set in the USA, although one of the stories and the novelette are set in Egypt.
Contents of Printed edition and $0.99 Kindle edition:
1. Title story. A fantasy.
T. J. Perkins in Sabrina Reviews
A collection of 14 short prose pieces, plus a longer story, set in various locales.
Fast-paced writing and well-written ironic tales. Some have a bit of a twist, while others relate to actual modern-day occurrences. I would recommend this book to adults who enjoy a quick read. Rated: Thumbs Up!
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