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by Ben GartnerThe explosive reveal about who John and Sarah really are and why they’re traveling through time, with their most gut-wrenching challenge yet. In the time of the Aztec, a scoundrel named Cortés arrives and the kids are forced to make an extremely difficult decision: If you could change history, should you? For more twists, more danger, and more fun, read the third book in The Eye of Ra series, People of the Sun!
by Daniel J. ObrienMeet lil' miss Sugarcane, a little girl with the soul of Trinidad's Carnival running through her veins. She wants nothing more than to be the best street performer around, The Midnight Robber! Witness a determined little girl and her family encounter hurdles along the way and conquer them together. With her robber's rhyme, she will tell her story as only she can! As lil' miss Sugarcane works to carve out her unique identity, will she become the BIGGEST BADDEST Midnight Robber there ever was?
by Kathleen GauerBathtime is FUN!!! Find out why in this bubbly, fun-to-read-aloud, tugboat adventure. With bright, bold, and playful illustrations, diverse characters, and an engaging, rhythmic text, this delightful book is sure to spark the imagination of young readers everywhere. When you combine adventure with getting clean, bath time is a fun time!
by Amos WilliamsonThe Parable of Rust tells the story of the boom, bust, and recovery of the fictitious factory town of Rust principally from the perspective of three generations of the family which builds, owns, sells, and re-acquires the factory. The factory's lifespan (c. 1970-2010) forms the central plotline and the principal themes are its (and the town's) decay, collapse, and abandonment by its leading family
by Ebony ZayzayThe perfect picture book for every explorer and nature lover! ‘The adventures of Keva: The Power of the Trees’ is an energetic story that celebrates nature, adventure, and a deep love of not just one special tree, but all trees.
by Tiffani BurkettThe diary of a cat during the zombie apocalypse is more than just naps and wet food reviews. When the Slow Walkers showed up, Clutch the Calico had no idea her humans would be so bad at not getting eaten. From power outages to shopping trips, saving Greg and his six-year-old daughter from the undead quickly turned into a full time job. But if Clutch doesn't want to lose her supply of Furrtastic Feast and cuddles, she'll do whatever it takes to keep her humans safe. For the Cat Lovers and the... more
by Catherine Corcoran
When a boy and his parrot set sail in search of pirates' treasure, they find themselves on an unexpected adventure. Can they find their way to the place where X marks the spot? Lyrically written by Catherine Corcoran, with beautiful illustrations by Natalie Lundeen, Treasure Isle will delight readers, young and old, as they follow this brave crew-of-two on their journey through fair winds and following seas.
by Carole Estby Dagg
Based on the true story of a mother-daughter walk acros Victorian America in a race against time to save the family farm.
by Gayle AllsopIsabella tells you why her and her siblings believe autism is something to celebrate.
by Don LadolcettaNine year old Hannah is unsure what to expect when her large family moves from the fishing village they always lived in, to an isolated lighthouse off the coast of Newfoundland. What she discovers is a life filled with adventure, wonder--and danger. As Hannah grows into a young lady, she’s determined to make the best life possible, despite ever-present adversity. Facing everything from the fury of Mother Nature to illness, and from a persistent suitor to the Great Depression and World War II,... more
by John C. DerrWhat if the remarkable story of Ebenezer Scrooge was true? What if the account was relayed to Dickens and he turned it into A Christmas Carol? What if the Ghostly visitations did not begin with, nor end with, Scrooge, but the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come visit one misanthropic soul in need of reclamation every Christmas Eve? This modern-day sequel to the Charles Dickens classic assumes all of the above. And this time, the spiritual trio’s attentions have been directed to a... more
by Pamela TomlinEmma and her favorite fluffy friends work together to save a small bird that is injured after it flies into a window.
by Gary W. PriesterA collection of short stories by Gary W. Priester The stories are quirky and range from chimes, to crimes, to the good old times . In the title story “The Chimes of Westminster,” Sid inherits a chiming antique mantle clock from his great aunt Florence. But does the clock possess a mind of its own? During his research, Sid discovers the clock’s unusual history. “Death” ponders the deaths we encounter in life. Our hero goes out kicking and screaming. But not before he reveals his intimate ... more
by Philip Wyeth
America, 2028. The War for Equity has begun! A new bureaucracy called the Historical Reparations Administration oversees enforcement of restitution for colonialism and slavery. This is the story of everyday people caught in the crossfire between idealism and technology. A chillingly prescient dystopian satire, Reparations USA is the first of a four-book series that explores many of today's most pressing societal and political issues.
by Christine E. Cirillo
Oh no! There is a "SEApandemic" outbreak,
The sea creatures need your help to find a way to protect themselves and others from COVID-19.
Are you ready to be transported into the deep blue sea?
Just wash your hands, put on your mask, and read with me!
“No More Spreading COVID-19,” will transport readers into the deep blue sea, where a “seapandemic” arises. Will the sea creatures find a way to protect themselves from the contagious ger... more
by Lisa BoyleIreland, 1848. Fourteen-year-old Rosaleen watches her mother die. Her country is reeling from the great potato famine, which will ultimately kill more than one million people. Driven by a promise and her will to survive, Rosaleen flees her small coastal town. She eventually arrives in America at the birth of the industrial revolution and is filled with hope and a new sense of independence. Yet the more Rosaleen becomes a part of this new world, the more she longs for a community she lost and ... more