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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Pride's Children: Purgatory: (Book 1 of the Trilogy)

    by Alicia Butcher Ehrhardt

    "PURGATORY... is about movie stars, love, and thwarted passions and purposes;... death, resurrection, and revitalization... a focus on abandonment... and the lasting consequences of bad choices.

    "...literary in its approach... [based] upon the slowly evolving relationships... of individuals ...[who] find their lives unexpectedly entwined... PURGATORY's real strength lies in Ehrhardt's ability to ... tug at the heartstrings of her readers... fine ... more

  • Alma Mutters

    by Julio Varela
    Xavier Mas Penoso is in over his head. He's returned to Bellarmine Jesuit Prep to teach Philosophy to the entitled teenage offspring of Miami's wealthiest families. Only, the hallowed halls of his alma mater aren't quite as gilded as when he was a student. Textbooks and notepads have been replaced with more laptops and i-Gadgets than the NSA Headquarters. The clergy running the school are P.T. Barnum’s spiritual successors: media-savvy priests who know that suckers are born every minute, and tha... more
  • A Rage of Intelligence

    by Paul Bussan
    A book of eighty poems in which the poetic element, in the words of the Spanish poet Antonio Machado, is to be found "not so much in the word in its phonic value, nor color, nor line, nor (in) a complex of sensations, but (in) a deep pulsing of the spirit: what the souls supplies when aroused to response by contact with the world".
  • Things You Leave Behind

    by ML Kennedy
    “What am I supposed to be doing?” One year out of college and already disenchanted with adult life, Angela Brooks decides to go on a treasure hunt. Things do not go according to plan, as she wakes up a decade in the future with no memory of the years in between. Now, it's up to Angela to figure out where she is, when she is, and even who she is.
  • Babylon Laid Waste: A Journey in the Twilight of the Idols

    by Brigitte Goldstein
    Artemisia Safran, a young Jewish woman living in New York, returns to her native Germany in search of her grandmother on a hint that she may have survived. However, in 1946 the defeated Reich, under Allied rule, is off-limit to travel in or out. With the help of a people-smuggling ring, Misia manages to breach the fortress with false German identity papers. As her journey takes her deeper into the devastated enemy territory, she encounters an array of colorful, frequently shady characters from v... more
  • NOT MY DOG

    by Gregg Norman
    “A moody, finely textured literary work.” —Kirkus Reviews Could you transplant yourself from the city to a remote farm in the vast reaches of the western prairies? Del and Ivy have done just that, retiring to a farm in an attempt to repair the cracks in their relationship, but the transition from urban to rural lifestyle proves to be more than a little bumpy, especially for Del. While the couple interacts with an eclectic cast of local characters, including a stuttering auctioneer, an androgy... more
  • Corazon

    by sam provenzano
  • A Gift Of Scars

    by Gregg Norman
    Gregg Norman, author of the critically acclaimed Not My Dog, tells a tale of love, hate, and crimes most foul in the heart of the watershed decade of the last century – The Dirty Thirties. The Great Depression is just beginning, a time when hope dies and is blown away on a bone-dry wind. For Martin Wheeler, violently ousted from his father’s mansion in Montreal, injured and penniless, the advent of the worst decade in the nation’s history will forge within him a will to survive by the only asset... more
  • Jungle London

    by LeAnn Jensen
    London Carter gets what she wants, with high school being her own personal kingdom. After a series of bad choices, one of which lands her in jail, London's parents send her off to Honduras with a youth group to help build a school there. When the village is attacked by gunmen, London escapes to the jungle along with Oliver, a boy from school who has nothing but contempt for London and her spoiled ways. Can the two overcome personality clashes and learn to trust each other as they fight to surviv... more
  • Somebody's Catching Hell

    by Peter Smith
    Somebody's Catching Hell is a Vietnam war novel that takes place in DaNang during 1967-68. The novel depicts a team of Marine aerial photo interpreters as they scour aerial photos for an elusive enemy, explore the city of DaNang, get shot at on famed China Beach, and indulge in crazy hi-jinks. During the Tet Offensive of January 1968, the team is ordered to shove aside its stereoscopes and race to defend a strategic bridge from attack by an enemy battalion.
  • Mind the Gap

    by George Tombs
    Fighting against incredible odds, Richard Grey’s life from the age of seven is an epic struggle against the quirky behavior of people and cats around him, whether at home, at school or in the outside world. In this coming-of-age dramatic comedy set in Montreal, readers embark on a moving journey, witnessing Richard’s best, heart-felt attempts to survive everyday life. Readers meet a cast of colorful, off-the-wall characters, discovering how Richard gets through university and becomes a journalis... more
  • Matt Monroe and the Haunted House

    by Edward Torba
    A haunted mansion. A community at risk. A group of teens with mysterious abilities. Strange sightings at the Payne mansion and baffling incidents in the countryside place the community of Kingston on edge. Did opening the portal to Paragon draw evil entities to Kingston? In facing this new threat, Matt Monroe soon realizes he is not the only one who has secret talents. Many of his companions have hidden abilities which are exposed as Matt and his friends confront a terrifying, ethereal ... more
  • The Dutiful Dachshund

    by Patricia Bartosik

    Readers young and old will fall in love with this adorable little dachshund and her harrowing adventures in the middle of a snowstorm.  All royalties will be DONATED to PET RESCUE organizations.  

  • Blood and Sand (The Collected Stories of Ramsbolt)

    by Jennifer M. Lane
    When her father goes to prison for crimes against the country, Logan Cole loses everything: her family, her fortune, her future, and her home. She wants her father to get out of jail and set it all right, but his legal troubles mount. Under a barrage of vicious online threats, she heads for the Canadian border and stops in the smallest cozy town she can find. It's the perfect place to be anonymous. But this isn’t the high society she once knew. The only job she can find is at the local bar... more
  • Fig Seed and the Hummingbird's Tree

    by Clay Tucker
    A collection of light verse poems that teeters somewhere between humor and melancholy. With a titular narrative piece that spawned from a somber dream, only to succumb in waking to the long and glorious tradition of nonsense.So enjoyment is mandatory.Reflection recommended.
  • Animal University

    by Mika Bindura
    A satirical tale about how a university handles a case of academic fraud, with a wink to Orwell’s Animal Farm. Animal University describes the journey of Rembrandt, a student at the Prestigious University for Animals (PUFA), who discovers that the majority of publications by his lecturer, Professor Nash, are fraudulent. Rembrandt reports the case to the Research Integrity Officer (RIO) of the university, Professor Stone, who has very creative ideas on how to handle the matter, protect his ins... more

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