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A STORM WITHIN - Daniel Hill Zafren
This novel is an unusual and intriguing story with powerful emotional insights and vital lessons pertaining to life and death. Deep dark secrets are a raging storm within the soul of an elderly author living in isolation. He sets forth the shocking truth in a book in an attempt to relieve his torment, only to find he just relives the events. Two strangers arrive suddenly and have dark secrets of their own. They have a major impact on that book and on his life.
This is the twentieth work of fiction by this master literary crafter. It is an engrossing tale from cover to cover, and will not disappoint readers who expect each story to be different and thought-provoking..
JOURNEY TO TOMORROW - Daniel Hill Zafren
This unusual book will give wings to thoughts. An elderly man retires from retirement by opening up a detective agency for seniors. Unforeseen and compelling events impact the content and direction of his life. The lives of others are forever altered by his actions and influence on the journey to tomorrow. The different kinds of love, the power of dreams, contemplation of death, and the keeping of secrets are some aspects of life that emerge as the story unfolds. An absorbing tale and endearing characters usher forth cheers and tears.
This is the author's nineteenth novel, and is as distinctive and enjoyable as his earlier works. Ideas are presented and explored as the lessons of life are absorbed.
RIGHT SIGHT - Daniel Hill Zafren
Retired in a small town, the last thing an elderly homicide detective wants or needs is to find out that he is the only one in a position to solve a murder in the town. With few leads and many suspects the investigation proves difficult, particularly when the people of the town are less than cooperative and truthful. Unanticipated and shocking developments add to the complexity. He is compelled to consider some unusual and daring actions.
Since the author's earlier murder mystery, Network of Death, and its sequel, Network Secret, have become reader favorites, he has undertaken another murder mystery. He is satisfied that this one will also capture a reader's interest and be a satisfying read.
A GRAY VOYAGER - Daniel Hill Zafren
Do old people have a future? If so, can they have any control over it? In A Gray Voyager an elderly man is compelled to examine his past and present in an attempt to ascertain what his future might be and could be. The introspection is at times painful, and at other times rewarding. As if in a hot air balloon in free fight, he is determined to make the journey wherever it might take him.
ENDLESS TIME - Daniel Hill Zafren
Endless Time is a highly unusual tale. It blends intrigue and romance with a hint of science fiction. A remote country inn is opened for a clandestine purpose. As the forces of love, compassion, and nature emerge and interact, surprising events occur. The author's sixteenth novel presents an absorbing story which will lead the reader on an endless journey of the imagination.
FOREVER OLD, FOREVER NEW - Daniel Hill Zafren
This thoughtful story will prompt lingering memories of its unfolding and lessons learned long after the book has been read. A young woman starts her first job as a librarian at a large university. In the course of her life she is confronted by unusual events and an assortment of interesting and influential people. Her outlook and maturity are driven by the way she needs to handle each instance.
Hovering over it all is the search for the meaning of the powerful images raised by the words of the great poet John Greenleaf Whittier “Forever old, forever new.”
VAIN REGRETS - Daniel Hill Zafren
A close friendship develops between two elderly men. One man is a nursing home resident who has sad regrets about an empty life. The other man is an author who inspires him to dream about a different life he could have had. The author then brings the dream to fruition in an absorbing and enchanting new book.
NETWORK SECRET - DANIEL HILL ZAFREN
Here is the long-awaited sequel to Network of Death. Ever since the publication of the original book readers have urged for a continuation of the shocking story and anxious to know its aftermath. There will be no disappointment as mysteries beckon to be solved and characters attempt to escape their past.
UNFINISHED THINKING - Daniel Hill Zafren
Insight into the workings of an old man's mind makes for an unusual and engrossing story. After spending most of a lifetime developing a form of eccentricity to greet and manage his existence, he finds himself with new thoughts and emotions to guide the remaining journey through life.
WISH WINDS - Daniel Hill Zafren
This heart-warming story captures the inspirational role a teacher can play in the lives of confused youngsters. In the 1970s, a legendary teacher is coaxed out of retirement to be the first male at a prestigious all girls’ school. He deals with student problems while confronted by opposition from other faculty members and some parents...
PAGE PASSAGE - Daniel Hill Zafren
While working on his fourth novel, a Professor of Creative Writing guides and inspires his talented students while instilling a thirst for writing. In his personal quest for happiness, he has to choose between three unusual women who love him. Insight and foresight accompany every page passage...
DOUBLE HUGS - Daniel Hill Zafren
At the request of his daughter, a wise, witty, and romantic elderly man is asked to write the story of his life. That life contains some dark secrets, and he is torn between revealing them at the cost of losing the admiration of the people he loves...
ECHO IN THE HEART - Daniel Hill Zafren
This novel explores a remarkable friendship from the teen years between three female musicians. This touching story reveals the substance and power of that relationship as it embraces them through every facet of their lives...
GLIMPSES OF FORGOTTEN DREAMS - Daniel Hill Zafren
This novel is the touching story about old people, their feelings, desires, dreams, and expectations. Despite physical and mental shortcomings, impending death inspires a clarity about the people and events...
RESTLESS BEAUTY - Daniel Hill Zafren
This book is the spellbinding story about a lake. It is not an ordinary lake, and the story is not a typical tale. A beautiful lake, shrouded in mystery and reputed to have a restless spirit...
NOT LOST— JUST NOT FOUND - Daniel Hill Zafren
Not Lost— Just Not Found contains an assortment of interesting characters absorbed in the challenges of developing self-worth and seeking happiness. A university psychologist attempts to be a guide along charted and uncharted pathways. As events unfold, he discovers he has much to learn himself...
NETWORK OF DEATH - Daniel Hill Zafren
Puzzling ghastly torturing and murdering of high-priced call girls who service the convention trade through a secret network lead homicide detectives to cold trails and dead ends.
IN A WORLD WE NEVER MADE - Daniel Hill Zafren
By 1974, with the war over in Vietnam, much of the campus unrest of the 60s and early 70s was also part of history. The lives and ideas of professors and students are unveiled.
A DOOR NEVER OPENED - Daniel Hill Zafren
An avowed unusual book, this sequel follows upon the scholarly novel In a World We Never Made. Some of the main characters involved are traced in a present day setting.
SHADOW SELVES - Daniel Hill Zafren
The title of this unusual and touching novel comes from an old thought-provoking saying comparing a person’s influence to the shadow of a tree...
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