Sex, Sin, and Scandal in a Small New England Town...
Interweaving the humor and mystery of Desperate Housewives with the drama and romance of Days of Our Lives throughout the novel, Matthew W. Grant breathes new life into the genre of small town potboilers.
From heiress Nancy Harrison fighting the manipulations and objections of her powerful family as she pursues a romance with mechanic Roy Trembley to Melinda Rollins, the minister's daughter who is cheating on her millionaire fiance...
From the crazy old lady harboring a deadly grudge, to the young girl who finds herself pregnant, single, and stuck with a playboy boyfriend afraid of commitment...
You're invited into the hearts, souls, and bedrooms of the residents of Slaters Falls where families of varying wealth and stature find their lives intertwined by sex, sin, scandal, and secrets.
Among the ensemble cast of spiteful busybodies, ambitious social climbers, sleazy hunks, conniving bitches, dirty cops, and scheming murderers, several achieve meaningful change. Secrets Of Slaters Falls is classic soap opera that tackles controversial topics such as abortion, racism, and drug abuse.
Not since best-selling classic Peyton Place has a novel so thoroughly exposed the secrets and lies that fester beneath the picture-perfect surface of every small town.
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By day, she's overweight & klutzy Internet psychic Lisa Loy…
By night, she becomes sleek & sexy martial arts crime-fighting superheroine Anna Fung…
In her action/comedy debut adventure, superheroine Anna Fung spouts wisecracks and kicks ass when the big city of Urbana is hit by a crime wave: Robbery. Assault. Shakedowns. Children kidnapped off the streets and held for an outrageous ransom.
Despite the warnings of handsome Detective Rocco DiGiovanni to let the cops do their own job, Anna attempts to locate and rescue the missing kids before the local crime boss makes good on his ultimatum: Pay up or the kids get killed!
Anna Fung, Asian Bitch features classic pop culture references, dialogue cheesier than a plate of nachos and double entendres so obvious they make your head ache. It's filled with campy, over the top fun from beginning to end.
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Ten little girls sat at their computers
Wondering who they'd find on line
One entered a chat room with a killer
And then there were nine...
On the eve of the new millennium, thousands of people logged on to the Internet for the first time every day. Some were looking for love. Some were looking for victims.
In THE KILLER NET, courageous police department secretary, Jennifer Warren, matches wits against a computer genius who lures women in under the pretense of looking for a relationship. He boldly taunts the police with e-mail poems about their murders sent from the crime scenes. The cops continue to arrive only to discover another dead body and no way to find a killer who has disappeared without a trace.
Can Jennifer figure out the psychopath's true identity before she becomes the next victim?
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Can a young man come out, find love, and survive senior year all at the same time?
Zach Denham, the editor of a small town high school newspaper, struggles to act like a "normal" guy by dating a female friend.
Key, the school’s newly arrived attractive jock, forces Zach to confront the truth about his sexual identity.
Friends will become enemies when an explosive issue divides the school community. As Mrs. Trevott, Zach’s trusted and sharp-tongued English teacher, advises, some of them will stand up for what they believe in even if they are standing alone.
Matthew’s screenplay version of ZACH'S SECRET was a finalist in a Script Magazine screenwriting contest.
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When the Powers of Darkness infest a small New England town...
Rick Williams is the dependable, boy next door type. As his eighteenth birthday approaches, he suddenly experiences violent, unexplainable headaches.
Enter Terrence, a mysterious substitute teacher at the local high school in scenic Maplecrest, Vermont. With Terrence’s encouragement and influence, a group of seemingly normal students turns a routine science lab experiment into a frenzy of sadistic mutilation.
Now the tortured young man, a powerful psychic, and a desperate mother with a hidden past must fight for their lives and their souls against the evil that binds them together and threatens to destroy them all.
Those who live to see the unholy ritual will discover that the Devil always collects his due.
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