Author Archives : Charles


Indecently Normal (Zoe)

Part 2 of a new, short project. Or maybe long. I don’t know. Here’s part one. Nicole’s dad grew up in Boston, but ended up living and working in Western Massachusetts because that’s where he was able to find a job. Every once in a while it comes out in her voice, the harsh nasal […]

Miss Annoying (Zoe)

New project. Short one I think.  The brakes on Nicole’s patrol car squeal as she brings it to a stop in front of the unmarked building.  It’s an old three-story white house with black shutters, and three cars are parked in the gravel driveway. From the outside, there is nothing to indicate this is an […]



Girl of Vengeance Release Day! 1

It’s here! The final book in the Thompson Sisters saga released on September 15, 2014. A little more than a week ago, Andrea Thompson returned to the United States, unknowingly setting off a chain of events that put her entire family in jeopardy.  Now Andrea is desperately seeking answers. Who is her father? What happened […]

Cover Design & Author Services

As owner of a small publisher in addition to an author, Charles provides several author services through his company, Cincinnatus Press, Inc. Services include: * Cover Design * Ebook and Print interior design * Distribution services To discuss your self-publishing needs, email charles [at]   Here are some recent covers designed by Charles:

Jesus Freaks

Book Review: Jesus Freaks by Andrea Randall

It’s been quite a while since I’ve posted a book review on my blog, but this one I thought was important to get out there. Here’s why. For most of my adult life, I’ve been prejudiced against conservative Christians and fundamentalists of all kinds. At least outside of fiction. I loved reading about Prior Phillip […]

A Song for Julia Chapter 1.1 Suburban Princess (Crank)

Ever wanted to get an introduction to the Thompson Sisters? Here you are.  Book One, A Song for Julia is available from most ebook retailers for free.  Over the next few weeks I’ll be posting the text here and on Wattpad. Links: On my site: A Song for Julia Amazon Nook Kobo iBooks Google Audible     CHAPTER ONE Suburban Princess […]


Jesus Freaks

Girl of Vengeance, Andrea Randall’s latest novel, new audiobooks and more

  New Books News about Girl of Vengeance, Andrea Randall’s latest novel, new audiobooks and more. Roland clears his throat. “She said that she couldn’t have a baby with an alcoholic, sex-addicted man. She said she wanted me to leave her alone, and that she didn’t want anything. She wanted me to sign away my […]

Ein Song für Julia ist jetzt veröffentlicht!

Ein Song für Julia ist nun veröffentlicht. Sie können das Buch bei folgenden Händlern kaufen. Hier ist die Buchbeschreibung. Ein Song für Julia aus dem Amerikanischen von Dimitra Fleissner Jeder sollte etwas haben, gegen das er sich auflehnen kann. Crank Wilson ist mit sechzehn aus seinem Zuhause in South Boston ausgezogen, um eine Punk Band […]



Nette Typen sind immer die Verlierer (Julia)

Hier ein weiterer Vorgeschmack auf Ein Song für Julia Erscheinungstermin: 31. August 2014 Amazon | Google Play | iBooks | Kobo | Smashwords ***** Ich weiß nicht, was ich mir dabei gedacht habe. Außer, dass der Kommentar des Bassisten, ich wäre nicht Cranks Typ, als er hinzukam, mir unter die Haut ging. Aber mal ehrlich, er war auch so gar nicht mein Typ, […]