Dorian’s Books

 Poems & Short Stories


The First Last Day by Dorian CirroneThe First Last Day
By Dorian Cirrone

What if you could get a do-over—a chance to relive a day in your life over and over again until you got it right? Would you?

After finding a mysterious set of paints in her backpack, twelve-year-old Haleigh Adams paints a picture of her last day at the New Jersey shore. When she wakes up the next morning, Haleigh finds that her wish for an endless summer with her new friend Kevin has come true. [continue reading]


Prom Kings and Drama QueensProm Kings and Drama Queens
By Dorian Cirrone

When Emily sees her name in print for the first time as a child, it’s behind the word Hurricane. As a result, she decides she, too, wants to Rock South Florida. Now in high school, her first order of business is to become editor of the school newspaper. Second, is to go to the junior prom with crush-next-door, high school basketball star Brian Harrington. [continue reading]



Dancing in Red Shoes Will Kill YouDancing in Red Shoes Will Kill You
By Dorian Cirrone

Kayla Callaway has been studying ballet since she learned to walk, and her heart is set on a future in the dance world. She’s sure she’ll get a solo part in Cinderella, the spring ballet at her high school. But when the parts are finally posted, Kayla is shocked that she’s only landed a role as a stepsister – and an ugly one, at that! The brutal truth: Ballet and big boobs don’t mix. Suddenly Kayla’s dream for the future has become a real-life fractured fairy tale. [continue reading]


Lindy Blues: The Missing Silver DollarLindy Blues: The Missing Silver Dollar
By Dorian Cirrone

When Lindy Blues, Your Nose for News, gets a call that there’s been a bank robbery, she jumps into action. She heads for the White House – the one on 14th and Flamingo, the home of Joshua and Amy Becker. [continue reading]



Lindy Blues: The Big ScoopLindy Blues: The Big Scoop
By Dorian Cirrone

Lindy Blues, Your Nose for News, is stumped when she hears about the missing ice-cream shop. How could Mr. Hoop’s Super Scoop go missing and then mysteriously reappear? But the news tip came from one of Lindy’s best news sources, Joshua and Amy Becker – and Lindy’s news sources are very important to her. [continue reading]




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