The Nest is a story of four adult siblings in a dysfunctional family. They will come into a large inheritance (“the Nest”) when the youngest turns 40, which is in a few months. 505 more words
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The Wangs vs. The World by Jade Chang (Satirical Novel, 2016).
A satire on family conflict and the materialistic side of the American Dream, this good first novel is about a Chinese-American family dealing with a sudden fall from economic grace, courtesy the Great Recession, circa 2008. 615 more words
Flesh Eaters by Mark Trimeloni (Sci-Fi/Horror novel, 1997)
This self-published first novel has its problems, but also features several unusual and interesting features.
In the early stages of their planned conquest of Earth, a bunch of aliens of the body-snatching variety have chosen a rather unusual first target: a community of dedicated nudists. 589 more words