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  • GUARDIANS" BETRAYAL ISBN 978-1-54390-931-9

    by johanna van zanten
    Seven years after adoption, 17-year old Shayla gets a Facebook message from her long-forgotten sister from another father that turns her world upside down and sets off a chain of events. Just as Shayla, about to graduate, met a great guy, Eric, her life turns into a disaster, when Tom, her adoptive father, leaves her adoptive mom, Bernice. During the eight months of this family crisis, Shayla, Tom, and Bernice see the events in completely different ways, and each acts according to their own trut... more
  • Lonely Hearts Cry

    by Anji Nolan
    Raising teenagers is hard enough. But when a single dad has to deal with a bi-polar daughter, it can be a recipe for disaster. Fortunately, the cosmos has a way of evening things out, and introduces a lonely young widow into their lives. Set in rural Maine, Lonely Hearts Cry is the parallel love story of one such father and his headstrong daughter. “Told with compassion and skill, Lonely Hearts Cry is both a romance and a story of overcoming loss and starting over, when moving on seems to be... more
  • The Naturalists A Historical Novel of the Hayman Family Vol. 3

    by Clark Haberman
    His great-grandfather, John Hayman, came to this gently rolling grassland, filled with marshes and teeming with life, in 1855. Now Chance Hayman, the lone heir to the Hayman acres, deals with the vanishing marshes that his parents and grandparents lovingly tended. The entire area has succumbed to the plow, earth-moving machines, irrigation, and natural disasters such as fowl cholera. Since farms such as his are not protected as federal wetlands, there is a fear that they could fall into th... more
  • The Natrualists A Historical Novel of the Hayman Family Vol. 2

    by Clark Haberman
    Gripped by a spiritual call, John Hayman found the land of his dreams. The land tested him, but he learned to live with it and survived to foster a land ethic. In the second volume of The Naturalists, the new era of John’s three sons unfolds, and they are as diverse as the land. The youngest, Henry, focuses on what his father dreamed about: a peaceful land covered with grass and marshes. As more people settle the area, Henry faces changing land use that gives little thought to the effects. ... more
  • The Naturalists A Historical Novel of the Hayman Family Vol. 1

    by Clark Haberman
    It all begins with Abner Hayman, a man of the cloth. His intellect and drive start the Hayman legacy. But periods in Abner’s life happen where he doubts his God, his wife, and his children. The man becomes torn in a land that demands so much from him and his family. Then he drives away his only son, John. John reaches out to a calling, a spiritual feeling, that he must move to a place he can call his own. Along roads filled with pleasant and sad moments, John Hayman finally arrives at the la... more

    by Ken Farmer
    Pinkerton detective, Silke Justice, teams up with Texas Ranger Riley Boston and Chickasaw Lighthorse Red Wolf to go after a gang of murderous train robbers. The leader of the gang was one of the men who murdered her mother and father. Silke is made a Hatchet Woman in the Chickasaw Warrior Clan…She is also given a new weapon from the future by Bone and Loraine...a Smith & Wesson .50 caliber handgun. Do they catch the gang? Does her sweatlodge vision come true that one of her friends will die? ... more
  • The Upside-Down Gardener

    by Chrysa Smith
    The story follows Dory Oslo; one tough city girl who just loves warm weather, smiles and baseball. But when it’s still cool outside and her mom suggests she start a garden, Dory is anything but interested. Begrudgingly, she plants some seeds. What happens next is frustrating, unusual, magical and perhaps a bit of fantasy as Dory’s garden and her life turn upside down—or does it? Find out in The Upside-Down Gardener*. *The book comes with a packet of easy-to-grow wildflower seeds to encourage th... more
  • Blood on the Range

    by Christopher Smith
    Nathan Todd gets caught up in a brutal range war when he falls for a beautiful young woman, Bridget, from the town of Santa Fuelo. Bullets fly, the body count mounts and mayhem is the order of the day as Nate must use his wits, skill with a gun, and every ounce of courage he has to survive and claim a future with Bridget.
  • Borders In Paradise

    by James W. White
    Borders in Paradise – Synopsis It's 1939 and the Gaines family have migrated from Brownwood, Texas to start a new life in California. Older brother John convinces his mother, brother and sister to follow him to the Golden State. He lands a job and he hopes, with hard work and perseverance, it will provide a new future for the Gaines'. But their Texas roots are not easily forgotten and John worries his family doesn't feel the same about California as he does. Young brother Charles has diffe... more
  • What If We Were All The Same!

    by C.M. Harris

    The idea of What If We Were All The Same! is to help children understand that there is nothing wrong with being different. Whether they have red hair or brown hair, green eyes or blue eyes, long legs or short legs, light skin or dark skin, glasses, uses a wheelchair or anything else, it’s absolutely OKAY! Our differences are what makes us unique and if we truly think about it, would you want to be the exact same as someone else? What if we all lo... more

  • Sisters of the Silk Veil: A Troupe Emerges

    by Cathryn Petit
    Torn between caring for her boyfriend who's crippled with phobias or breaking away to the life of her dreams, JEWELL CALDWELL, a beautiful young genius—contrives a plan to ease JOSH'S agoraphobia—so she can move cross country to find the life of her dreams. She moves to a quaint Florida town where she stumbles into a bellydance studio and makes fast friends with the dancers. Together, they solve the mystery of a ghost haunting the studio and hold a seance to free the spirit. When a hands... more
  • Little Mouse's Sweet Treat

    by Shana Askew Hollowell
    In this delightful children's picture book for babies and toddlers, Little Mouse goes on an adventure in search of something sweet. He meets lots of friends along the way that share their preferred treats with him, but none are quite right. He is disappointed until he arrives home and realizes his Mommy baked the sweetest treat just for him – cookies! Illustrations are hand-painted.
  • When the Squirrel Sings

    by Shana Askew Hollowell
    This enchanting children's picture book makes music come alive when a squirrel sings and a magical, backyard symphony begins. It teaches children the wonder and beauty of nature. Illustrations are hand-painted.
  • And The Darkness Fell

    by Pat McGrath

    Follow the last 3 years in the life of Hypatia of Alexandria - the last great pagan teacher who lived and died in a tie of great religious conflict. Daughter of Theon, the famous mathematician who also taught at the Museum at Alexandria, she was carefully raised, her schoolroom was crowded, her salon was famous in intellectual circles around the world. Her death by a mob of Christian monks, some say was at the instigation of the Archbishop, Cyril. Most of what is written about her seems dark ... more

  • Miranda and the Lost Shoe

    by Treena G. Wetsel

    Being helpful is hard work, especially for Miranda. Daddy\tneeds help finding his shoe and she is the first to volunteer. With the help of her friends, the imaginative detective goes on an adventurous the playground. Will they find the lost shoe? Come join Miranda on her search and find out for yourself.

    Recommended for children ages 6 - 10

  • "Do Bears Eat Pancakes?" Book

    by T. G. Wetsel

    Four-year-old Georgie has a question about whether or not bears really do eat pancakes.Dad's at work and Mom's to busy to answer. So, he goes to his friends house, who also doesn't have answers. But, his friend suggests that he go to the park where their are bears and that he asks one of them. Upon his arrival to the playground he asks his friends if they've seen any bears and they have! Georgie approaches Mr. Bear and asks him the question everyone now wants to know the answe... more