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Hundreds of books workshopped on TheNextBigWriter have been published, generating millions of dollars in royalties for their authors. Below are just some of the books workshopped on TheNextBigWriter that are now available for sale.


The Year We Became Us

by Gary Engler

The Year We Became Us is a novel about the 1962 Saskatchewan doctors’ strike as seen through the eyes of a 12-year-old boy and a 13-year-old girl. Roy, the son of a union activist, is a committed socialist and the best Little League pitcher in the entire


How Little We Know

by jack the knife

For years, Luke Elliot has been a respectable businessman. But he’s also had a secret life no one knows, and he’s given that up to settle down completely. But when his world is torn apart by tragedy, he flees in despair from all that could evoke painful m


The King's Heart

by E. W. Helmick

The King's Heart is a heartwarming tale of a King who gives away his most treasured possession in an effort to save his daughter, the princess from an evil darkness that has invaded his kingdom. Simple, tender illustrations bring the story to life as the


Murder on the Barbary Coast

by Lawrence Burdick

A showgirl in 1867 San Francisco is found murdered in the Jolly Roger, a saloon on the infamous Barbary Coast. When the local police refuse to do anything, "Wheeling Dave" Palmer, the silent owner, turns to the one man who will. "Mississippi Pete" Gideon


Kinetics: In Search of Willow

by Arbor Winter Barrow

The 1st book in the Kinetics Sequence


You Only Love Twice

by B Douglas Slack

Westerner and master salesman Bill Hansen adopted Japan as his home. He effortlessly integrated himself into its culture, and lived a Japanese-inspired lifestyle. While on a packed train on his way home from work, he had a chance encounter with a Japanese


My Writing Life

by SolN

My Writing Life tells the humorous, poignant, and honest stories of why ten diverse men and women were compelled to write. It chronicles the pain, happiness, and frustration and served as the inspiration for their words. You will see how writing changed t


Mon Amour

by Aswathy Vadakel

Collection of Romantic Poems


War on Drugs

by Gary Engler

Waylon Choy, one of many journalists to lose their jobs as newspapers everywhere shrink, finds a woman dead from a drug overdose while on his morning jog through Vancouver’s Downtown Eastside. Nobody knows her real name or where she came from. Choy, who h


Famous Seaweed Soup

by Antoinette Truglio Martin

n her first book, Martin structures a family visit to the beach around a clever inversion of ``The Little Red Hen.'' Nobody helps Sara make her soup of seaweed (two kinds), snails, and ``smelly stuff'' from a beachcombing--her parents are busy putting on


Road to the Mansfield

by cookbooklady

Road to the Mansfield is the sweeping tale of three extraordinary souls on journeys of a lifetime, and the pivotal moment when their worlds collide on a fateful night in 1940 at Hollywood’s swanky Mansfield Supper Club.


Pursued

by MichaelJMac

Michael Rudy leaves is life as an assassin behind only to find his life does not become easier.


Children of Freedom

by Lyanna Douglas

Xhsosa storyteller Innkululeko tells the story of her life and this history of South Africa.


Misogyny

by Gary Engler

Despite previous brushes with death while investigating the extreme right in the time of Donald Trump, freelance journalist Waylon Choy once again finds himself trying to understand the murky alt-right world, this time in Canada. As he chases down those r


Tell Me a Secret

by Ann Everett

Jace Sloan has it all. Maggie Fielding is anything but his type. If only she could stop telling him her secrets, because her answers to his questions just might have both of them falling in love for the first time.


The Long Trek Home

by B Douglas Slack

A double catastrophe has altered the world—one astronomical, the other man-made. A moon-sized chunk of antimatter slams into the sun, causing Earth’s icepacks to melt and flood coastal regions. Unrest in the Middle East causes the unthinkable: nuclear ter


You're Busting My Nuptials

by Ann Everett

The groom is missing, clowns are angry, and don't get me started about gnomes.


Gabriella: The Burro With The Longest Ears

by Elysse Panon

Pablo, enraged over the death of his mother, hurls rocks at his father's burros. Gabriella bears most of the welts. Due to her extra, extra long ears she's unable to flee like the other burros. Will either of them find peace?


Deep Cover

by jack the knife

The FBI, U.S. Marshals Service, and the NSA are in the hunt for Russian spies posing as Americans in order to manipulate U.S. elections.


The Telltale Tattoo

by jack the knife

A young boy’s life is torn apart in 1973 Vietnam when U.S. soldiers assault his fishing village, mistakenly thinking it’s a Viet Cong base. The scary image of a tattoo on the arm of one of the soldiers haunts Nguyen Chinh over the years as he rises to a p


Get the Picture?

by jack the knife

Jack Lansing, M.D. is a widower who’s now ready to get on with his life when a chance meeting with a beautiful young woman changes everything – but not in the way he hopes. After a one-night tryst with the enticing vixen, the unsuspecting surgeon finds hi


The Sincerest Form of Flattery

by jack the knife

Former surgeon Jack Lansing has become a bestselling mystery writer. At a book-signing event he meets an old colleague who, unbeknownst to him, has carried a grudge against Jack for thirty years. Then murders start popping up in and around Jack's peaceful


Concrete Jungle

by M.O. LeClair

My first book, 'Concrete Jungle', is now available for pre-order on Amazon. It's due out for release on September 4th, 2021.


The Healing Road Chronicles

by Don60

At various times throughout his life, Jake found himself at a crossroads. Lost loves, fate, and indifferent women in his life left him empty and alone. When these times struck, he sought solace on the road. Thanks to a good friend, after a particularly pa


Grand Opening

by Lyanna Douglas

A one-act romantic comedy set at the opening--and closing--of a new grocery store.


Strong Verbs Strong Voice

by Ann Everett

Stronger verb choices listed in alphabetical order for everyday verbs such as enter, walk, ran, took, etc.


The Amazon Encounter

by jack the knife

A shaman in the Amazon rainforest has a problem: children in his village are dying of an unknown ailment. When a large disc-shaped object falls from the sky onto a river bank, he enters the object through a gash in its wall. A prominent Beverly Hills p


Saga of the Mighty Valentine Cosmos Upon the Tower of Time

by Sheriff Norm

They are people, but they were living stars of another universe before, one aware from where he came, she unaware. He desperately tries to make her aware singing her songs, telling her stories, and crying for help to other stars, knowing if she remains un


Swan, A Bluebird, Texas Romance

by Ann Everett

The third book in the Bluebird, Texas series.


Skeleton Run

by jack the knife

Twenty years ago, four teenage boys left a baby behind in a crushed car after they caused the tragic accident that took the mother’s life. Ever since, they’ve guarded the secret that would’ve ruined their lives and destroyed their future careers. But wh

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