American Karma - Twilight of the Marijuana Gods Now Available in the Kindle Store for India

Kindle owners in India can now download this hysterical memoir of an anti-materialistic 1970s teenager who gets suckered into the most notorious get-rich-quick scheme of the 20th century. It's one of over one million books priced in rupees that are now available for purchase by Indian customers on

Miami, FL, August 24, 2012 --( On Aug. 22, 2012 Amazon launched the India Kindle store on with the largest selection and lowest prices of any e-bookstore in India.

The India Kindle Store offers over one million books, now available for India customers priced in Indian Rupees (INR).

Amazon also launched Kindle Direct Publishing (KDP) for independent authors and publishers in India. KDP is a fast, free and easy way for authors and publishers to make their books available to Kindle customers in India and around the world on both Kindle devices and free Kindle reading apps.

New features for authors and publishers in India include the ability to set prices specific for India, as well as receive royalty payments in rupees.

American Karma - Twilight of the Marijuana Gods, is now available for Rs. 294.10 and includes free international wireless delivery via Amazon Whispernet.

The book is available in India at:

The book is also available in paperback at

The memoir chronicles the adventures of a Jewish teenager who searches for Utopia, but instead stumbles upon vast marijuana fields, fast-talking pyramid scheme salesmen, and a religious cult that believes Jesus will forgive Lucifer.

The author vividly reveals the ups and down of life on the road, where an exhilarating sense of freedom is punctuated by fearful and sometimes violent encounters.

American Karma - Twilight of the Marijuana Gods is a vivid portrait of being adventurous and delirious in America. It is a wonderful, intimate, funny sometimes sad story.

Doug Shear is the author of the cult novel Rhubarb Culture, set in a Miami in the near future, in which a Survivalist and his Suicidal girlfriend escape the Police, Corporate Thugs and a New Age Suicide Cult.

His second book, American Karma – Twilight of the Marijuana Gods, is based on his real life experience as the victim of the most notorious Get Rich Quick scam of the twentieth century.

His stage play Saint Peter at the Gate was produced in Toronto, Canada and Boca Raton, Florida. It's about four victims of a car accident who try to convince Saint Peter to let them through Heaven's Pearly Gate.

His writings have also appeared in the Miami Herald, New Times and the Mike Shayne Mystery Magazine.

He also wrote and performed "A Loophole in Law of Karma" at the Life Out Loud event held in Ybor City, Florida, as well as "Nitro and Glycerin" at the Actor's Playhouse in Coral Gables, Florida. To blow off steam, he performs comedy at seedy local clubs that he would never visit as a patron., Inc. is a Fortune 500 company based in Seattle, Washington. It offers Earth’s Biggest Selection of books and e-books., Inc. seeks to be Earth’s most customer-centric company, where customers can find and discover anything they might want to buy online, and offers its customers the lowest possible prices.
Doug Shear