Anthrax and the Disease Kid
Short story, available as an ebook from Amazon.
Shy, quiet Tom dreams of rising above his stifling, oppressive family dynamic. And he and Marybeth are both so nerdy they simply have to be meant for each other. The two of them slowly forge a bond in high school biology class that consists of their mutual interest in contagious diseases, but Tom can’t possibly foresee how soon he’ll get an opportunity to become Marybeth’s hero.
The Saddle of Private Lucius Gray
When young Harley Richardson discovers a dug-up grave, he realizes his family has been keeping secrets from him. If he doesn’t uncover the truth, those family secrets will trap him, too.