The Outhouse – Faction (fiction based on facts)

Author Name: David W. Gordon

Book Title: The Outhouse

Book Synopsis: As if growing up amidst the Great Depression isn’t difficult enough, Paul Miller is dealing with a terrifying family secret. As the pressures of the Depression mount, Paul can no longer ignore the evidence piling up around him. The choices he makes will set him on a collision course with his family and with history.

The Outhouse is a Depression Era coming of age story with a horrifying twist. The novel takes readers along for a thrilling three generation mystery, exploring how far a man would go to protect the people he loves.

Author Bio: David W. Gordon is the award winning author of The Outhouse, An Absence of Faith and The Count of Mount Collier High. The Outhouse is a Book excellence Award winner, a CIPA EVVY silver medalist for Best Historical Fiction, and was awarded Honorable Mentions in the Great Southern California and New England Book Festivals. An Absence of Faith is a Finalist in the Readers’ Favorite Book Awards and also received recognition in the New York, Los Angeles, Florida and Beach Book Festivals as an Honorable Mention. His newest novel, The Count of Mount Collier High, is an all ages adaption of a modern Count of Monte Cristo. All three novels have received’s five-star certification.

A former United States Marine, he currently teaches Social Studies in NY State. He is the author of numerous published short stories including, most recently, Memories, published in The Bangalore Review in March. He was awarded top prize in creative fiction by NYSUT for his satirical article published in the Albany Times Union. His 4th novel, Amelia O’Brien and the War for Time, is due out in Spring 2018. Like the author on Facebook at:

Publisher Name: Claymore1745 Press