My $100 Million Dollar Secret
a novel by David Weinberger


Jake is a nice boy. You can tell because he says so. But even a nice boy can get awfully confused when he wins $100,000,000 in the lottery ... and can't tell anyone about it.

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Licensing information

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(The page at says that this book is protected by standard copyright. The Creative Commons license is the one I intended. D'oh.)