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After the death of her mother, a nine year-old girl crafts a near-magical immersive soft sculpture from her late mother’s things that challenges not only her father’s struggle with life and loss but the post-modernist art world’s as well.
literary fiction
Status: Draft
Tragedy swallows an idyllic small town when a boy is found dead atop the local lighthouse. While hunting for the killer, a young detective who harbors her own destructive secret discovers a threat that could unravel the very fabric of reality.
fiction
Status: Draft
In 2010, I traveled to Cairo and accidentally fell in love with an injured, starving dog. Experiencing Egypt’s notorious animal cruelty firsthand, I became involved with an animal rescue in Cairo in a bid to bring my street dog home.
autobiographical/memoir
Status: Draft
The year is 2090. America has alienated itself from the rest of the world. Patch Collins once again finds herself in unfamiliar terrain as she continues to unfold the true history of a country she loves despite its shortcomings.
science fiction
Status: Funding
190 ordered
A journalist writes a book hoping to find closure for a series of unsolved homicide cases which still haunt him decades later. When the killer re-emerges threatening his family, he must use his knowledge of the past crimes to prevent future crimes.
mystery, thriller and suspense
Status: Draft

Staff Picks

Inspired by my love of medieval history, mythological fantasy, and good old-fashioned monster stories.
historical fantasy
Status: Published
11,717 ordered
Pilot X comes from a race of time travelers called the Alendans. Can he prevent the destruction of the universe?
science fiction
Status: Published
4,596 ordered
The economics of Star Trek | foreword by Brad DeLong
non-fiction
Status: Published
8,534 ordered
So you’ve inadvertently trapped an ancient trans-dimensional god in your backyard shed; what do you do? That’s what Venus McKenzy and her friends would like to know.
horror
Status: Published
9,098 ordered

Funding

The year is 2090. America has alienated itself from the rest of the world. Patch Collins once again finds herself in unfamiliar terrain as she continues to unfold the true history of a country she loves despite its shortcomings.
science fiction
Status: Funding
190 ordered
The son of a wealthy New York City real estate developer becomes embroiled in the investigation of his boarding school roommate’s mysterious death in a coming-of-age story inspired by Donald Trump in high school.
commercial fiction
Status: Funding
10 ordered
An aging playboy races against the clock to murder his ruthless trophy wife—before Alzheimer’s sets in, and he can’t remember where he’s stashed the body.
humor and entertainment
Status: Funding
55 ordered
A mere drop in a sea of ill-fated randomness or a divine lesson in living? A young man contemplates life atop a cliff, but is it his life he’s pondering? See the world through his eyes and find out what you really are
dark fantasy
Status: Funding
1 ordered
The book is about a sweet relationship between a brother-sister duo, wherein the sister considers her brother, her world, while the brother leaves no stones unturned to ensure the happiness of his sister, amidst mysterious atrocities
fiction
Status: Funding
0 ordered

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Set in Rome. Follow the whirlwind antics of a publicist as he struggles to manage his first TV chef client, his new life and an unexpected visit from his ex-girlfriend.
literary fiction
Status: Published
400 ordered
Inspired by my love of medieval history, mythological fantasy, and good old-fashioned monster stories.
historical fantasy
Status: Published
11,717 ordered
One eventful middle-class childhood behind the Iron Curtain in Soviet Leningrad.  A mix of a fun memoir and social history of the years preceding the collapse of the USSR. (The book is finished.)
biographies and memoirs
Status: Published
2,087 ordered
A children’s book for adults (who occasionally behave like kids). The one book about politics that won’t destroy your family and friendships if you read it together. (It might even save them.)
humor
Status: Published
1,352 ordered
Robinson Crusoe meets Dumb and Dumber in this hilarious tale of two friends trying to escape a tropical island.
fiction
Status: Published
602 ordered

Syndicate Picks

The year is 2090. America has alienated itself from the rest of the world. Patch Collins once again finds herself in unfamiliar terrain as she continues to unfold the true history of a country she loves despite its shortcomings.
science fiction
Status: Funding
190 ordered
Sarah is happily innocent of the world around her until the Nazis come to power in her small Polish town of Olkusz. After losing everything, will she be able to rebuild her life, or will she be forever haunted by the memories of what she lost?
historical fiction
Status: Draft
One eventful middle-class childhood behind the Iron Curtain in Soviet Leningrad.  A mix of a fun memoir and social history of the years preceding the collapse of the USSR. (The book is finished.)
biographies and memoirs
Status: Published
2,087 ordered
An aging playboy races against the clock to murder his ruthless trophy wife—before Alzheimer’s sets in, and he can’t remember where he’s stashed the body.
humor and entertainment
Status: Funding
55 ordered
A children’s book for adults (who occasionally behave like kids). The one book about politics that won’t destroy your family and friendships if you read it together. (It might even save them.)
humor
Status: Published
1,352 ordered