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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Permanent for Now

    by Jeffrey S. Markovitz
    Permanent for Now is a novel told in three timelines (Dresden, Germany between the world wars; a death camp during WWII; and contemporary America) that examines the binary of good and evil within the individual and the penchant of historical tragedy to determine which power triumphs. It is circumstance and not latent identity that can generate the goodness and evil we believe to be so innate. An old man, believed to be a Holocaust survivor, maintains an impassable guilt over his survival... more
  • Mighty Mommies and Their Amazing Jobs: A STEM Career Book for Kids (STEMpowering STEM Books for Children 1)

    by Donald Jacobsen
    Mighty Mommies and Their Amazing Jobs is an engaging and easy-to-read rhyming picture book that teaches children about various STEM / STEAM careers (Science, Technology, Engineering, Art, and Math). This book is packed with colorful illustrations by artist Graham Evans as well as creative descriptions that will pique the interest of children. Mighty Mommies and Their Amazing Jobs features awesome women in STEM / STEAM careers, which works both to encourage young girls to pursue those careers and... more
  • Let Me Out: a pop-out about coming out

    by Omid Razavi
    Sometimes we allow our fears and doubts to stand in the way of who we are meant to be. Let Me Out explores the coming out process through a unique pop-up experience. The story follows our main character as they battle their inner demons, only to finally come face-to-face with the celebration of accepting your true self.
  • Masters Dissertation Topics

    by Gavin Rampling
    I am a master student, and looking for a topic to be conducted as masters dissertation topics. I am interested in Human Resources management in the higher education.
  • The Art Collector of Le Marais

    by Ahmad Ardalan
    In the city of lights, Paris, the art capital of the world, how can one man stand above the rest? Ever since young Sebastian heard of his grandfather’s chance meeting with the great Victor Hugo in 1877, he had been interested in literature, paintings, and poetry. Wandering around various libraries and museums at an early age only stirred that curiosity into an immense passion within him, a deep love and desire for art. After realizing his dream of opening a gallery in the Le Marais district ... more
  • The Death (and Sometimes Life) of Barthalamew Buckett

    by M

    I give to you now the humble tome of Saint Barthalamew of Alagood, our treasured patron saint of orphans, unrequited love and spiced rum. I give to you all of the pretty as has been rendered famous by history's most drunken and mischievous poets. I give to you passion and virtue and romance as well, for, indeed, there is some of that to account for. But, here too you will find all of the ugly as has been removed, rewritten or unremembered, as has been put aside for the sake of a good rhym... more

  • The Target

    by Dean Arden
    The Target is set in the backdrop of the 2008 financial crisis and focuses on events involving Michael Dolan, a young attorney, and the chief compliance officer for Bender Capital Lending, accused of taking part in a mortgage lending scheme. It all begins with a lawsuit filed by New Jersey Attorney General, Richard Banks, that is soon joined by the New York and Connecticut attorney generals. Michael, his wife, Diana, and others are shocked by the claims while Wallace Bender, Gerald Bender and lo... more
  • Yasmin finds THE WAY

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    Fully covered from head to toe in the shapeless apparel of the Muslim faith Yasmin Dupont despises her life of forced endurance. Living with her father who is rarely at home and a stepmother who enjoys to torment her, she makes a desperate escape from this bondage. With careful planning and a change of name, Yasmin flees her misery under cover of darkness. Can her escape succeed? Or will she be HUNTED DOWN, kidnapped, and punished? After running away, she discovers a life of freedom, kindnes... more
  • The Mystery Healer of Smoky Mountain

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    Who is the MYSTERY Healer concealed in the Great Smokey Mountains of East Tennessee? Why must he need to keep his identity a secret? Marni Granger is a young woman who lives at the base of the mountain. As a child, falling against a hot cooking pot, she burns the side of her face. Being teased at school and later stared at as an adult, Marni remains living in isolation with her grandfather. Her one friend is a half wolf dog, rescued by her as a pup. Marni would like a life similar to other you... more
  • She Too

    by R Read
    Based on true events, this story could take place on any campus in any town, any given day of the week. This tale is one of gifted athletes living the dream of playing D1 sports at Cal and Stanford. Navigating the high stakes game of on- vs off-field moves ~ scholarship dollars and GPAs versus sex, drugs, and alcohol. Using an old school play book, colleges and Universities protecting their reputations through elaborate cover ups are learning there can be a steep price to pay for "just 20 minute... more
  • Loves Time

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    On receiving a mysterious packet from BEYOND the grave, Enya Raffetty embarks on a mission to learn more about her family’s origins. She travels to the mystifying OutBack town of Brolga where her great grandfather began the family heritage. Settling in at the old family homestead, she discovers a photo album from far back in time which entices her to visit their isolated graveyard. Without any care of an approaching thunderstorm, Enya walks up onto the hill behind the house. Standing in the ... more
  • Consuming Fire

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    A Famous Plastic Surgeon, Dr Javin StClair is mesmerized from his very first meeting with a young woman he interviews as his nursing assistant. Will he unwittingly fall in love with her against all his preventative measures? This Charismatic specialist is pursued by many yet known personally by only a few. When he sets his sights on Sage his new R.N. she confuses his mind and leads him a merry chase. Sage Lauren Grace Saunders changes her life direction when she becomes employed by the handsom... more
  • Forbiddenfruit Temptation

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    Declan must deny the woman he has found once more, after years of youthful separation. In his adolescence he made a serious promise and now he sees it will take him away from her love forever. Being a man of integrity he must keep his word. What is the promise? To whom did he make it and why? Silva is the woman of his dreams, how can he place her second to an unfair pledge. Declan has broken her heart; she feels she will never get over his loss. What can she do? She turns to the highest po... more
  • Discovering Treasure

    by Crystal Mary Lindsey
    What was so disturbing, to make famous model Treasure Gilroy leave a brilliant career behind in Paris, to seek a new beginning? The most significant sadness in Treasure’s life was that her parents had no time for her, their only child. There had to be a reason, yet what could it be? Traveling back to Australia and her family’s beginnings, shameful secrets are revealed in disturbing information. An old letter left for her to read, after her aunt’s death. Connor Latham, a World War 1 retired ... more

    by Rebecca Rosenberg
    San Francisco, 1915. As America teeters on the brink of world war, Charmian and her husband, famed novelist Jack London, wrestle with genius and desire, politics and marital competitiveness. Charmian longs to be viewed as an equal partner who put her own career on hold to support her husband, but Jack doesn’t see it that way…until Charmian is pulled from the audience during a magic show by escape artist Harry Houdini, a man enmeshed in his own complicated marriage. Suddenly, charmed by the atten... more
  • Cade's Rebellion

    by Edward Sheehy
    Jack Cade is back from Iraq with a bad conduct discharge, an addiction to painkillers, and a case of survivor's guilt --the aftermath of an IED attack that killed seven Iraqi soldiers. When Cade is drawn into an eminent domain fight to protect the apartment complex where he lives, he'll have to face down a visionary real estate developer and a vicious MS-13 gang leader determined to crush the opposition at any cost.