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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Alabama Crimson Tide Football Poems

    by Wayne Dunaway
    Conference Championships. National Championships. Winning tradition! Alabama Football! Greatest program ever! Nothing like it! Roll Tide Roll! This book is a tribute to the team, coaches, and fans. It contains poems about all of the SEC teams as well as Nick Saban, Terry Saban, Bear Bryant, Mal Moore, Gene Stallings and more! Wayne Dunaway has been an avid Alabama Crimson Tide football fan for over fifty-five years. During that time he has written numerous poems about the team, coaches, ... more
  • My Favorite Religious Poems

    by Wayne Dunaway
    Jesus, forgiveness, encouragement, suffering, faith, and growth. These are the subjects covered in this book, and when you start reading you will be hooked. It is a rhyme every time and a book like this is hard to find. There are seventy poems teaching things to know, so that we can rejoice and continue to grow. Things like forgiving the one in the glass, and looking to the future and not to the past. There are poems about suffering, senseless pain, and how God turns losses into gain. There are ... more
  • Miscellany

    by Andrew Lamont
    Miscellany comprises several short stories ranging in genre from ghost and paranormal, to fantasy, to crime and thriller. This collection takes you North America, to Scotland, to places out of this world. Originally titled 'Void', these stories explore loss in its various forms and the darkness of the human heart, as well as investigating revenge and how it affects people's lives.
  • Momentary Illumination of Objects In Motion

    by Jason Arias
    The car is idling on the road between where we’ve been and where we’re going. The door’s open. You coming? This debut collection of short stories will get under your skin and take you for a ride alongside people wrestling with issues of life and death, identity and race, change and resistance to change. These characters behave bravely and awkwardly and unsavory in an attempt to be who they want to be—or can’t help but being. Momentary Illumination of Objects In Motion unflinchingly peers... more
  • Cracked Foundation

    by Ta'She'Ana Banks

    When the ground beneath your feet begins to crumble, do you stand still or attempt to run to solid ground? Talisa is only eleven years old when she finds her mother lying on the kitchen floor fighting for her life. Within a matter of minutes, Talisa’s life changes. As her mother slowly fades into the unknown, the family tries to stay afloat through waves of turmoil. With a distant father, a rebelling older sister, and a younger brother to look after, Talisa’s life becomes com... more

  • Path to the Dream Life

    by Anayo Onwuka
    Path to the Dream Life is about the struggle of Imma, a young man living in Nigeria, West Africa, to rise above his circumstances and make good in the world. The changed lives and faith convictions of the friends he encounters along the way confront him with choices – choices that place him on a collision course with everyone and everything that matter to him. As Imma struggles with those choices, his concept of a dream life and the path thereto are tested. The broken road meanders to The Life,... more
  • Anything is Possible: A Child's Journey to America and Hope

    by barbara stock
    Ten year old Sara packs as much as she can for the long trip to America. She is sure to pack her new doll so she doesn't feel lonely. But she has to leave very important things behind--her best friend, her grandmother, her house. Her family is not safe in Russia in 1909. Russia's leaders encourage soldiers and even some neighbors to attack and exploit Jewish people--and Sara's family is Jewish. Sara, her mother and three younger brothers come to Pittsburgh because her father, her aunts, uncl... more
  • Harp

    by Nidhi Dalmia
    Set in the context of the zeitgeist and idealism of the late sixties, Harp is about love, longing and coming of age. The three main protagonists - a young man travelling in a Europe-less-travelled including the Iron Curtain, a young woman who has a calling to music, and another young woman who has loved and lost once - provide the frame of this narrative about journeys we make across countries, even as we embark on a private quest within to know ourselves better, and to seek what it is we really... more
  • Imagining Violet

    by Mary E. Hughes

    SYNOPSIS – IMAGINING VIOLET In May 1891, a young Anglo-Irish girl arrives in Cassel, Germany to prepare for her audition at the famous Leipzig Conservatory. Sixteen-year old Violet Courtenaye writes to her family about the challenges of language and culture, her demanding instructor and the curious customs of her landlady. In September, she moves to Leipzig where landlady Fräul. Hohmann keeps a sharp eye on her girls. Violet befriends Lily Foster, a fellow music student, and takes ... more

  • Out of the Fog: 30 poetic musings on the world to which I cling

    by Sreejit Poole
    Perspective shapes our truth, our vision, and the way we move throughout this world. Our beliefs are filtered through the experiences that we've had and the weight that we allow these experiences to carry in the shaping of our truth. The world becomes illusion when we realize that every creature sees and understands it from different vantage points. Our world is all about perspective. The one written about here is mine.
  • Gypsy Soup: A Collection of Poetry

    by Sreejit Poole
    Gypsy Soup is collection of poetry that is a reflection of the frailty of human intention, as well as the power of the human spirit.
  • Where Love Meets War: Blur: Book 2 (Volume 2)

    by Sreejit Poole
    Traversing a world based on perspective, with the force of our own illusions propping us up, what would you forsake to know the truth? Two families, separated by continents, are wrapped up in the same timeless struggle - to be more than the sum of their parts. Join them as they seek to solve a mystery that goes beyond the limits of our physical reality. With time never on our side, the question arises: what would you give up for freedom?
  • Where Love Meets War: Of Mind Or Matter: Book 1 (Volume 1)

    by Sreejit Poole
    A modern tale, an ancient mysticism, a universal love. Overcome by the weight of his failure to live up to the world's standards of success, Ballard Davies decides that there is only one solution. He gets in his car and drives. He drives away from everything and everyone that he knows, in an effort to just start over. He doesn't care where he's headed; he just wants another chance to get it right. What he finds is beyond his imagination, as he befriends an eccentric cast of characters. From the ... more
  • The Parsley Thief

    by Ingrid Leopold Blanco

    Eighty-year old Elsa Stehlen is no common crook. She is an elderly woman whose traditional life is upended by her husband's death and by the discovery that the inheritance she had counted on has been stolen by their financial advisor. Driven to desperate measures, this modest and quirky woman must find a way to deal with her situation. Her solution is the basis of a humorous and moving story about how people try to understand and manage their lives. Above all,

  • Anchor Out

    by Barbara Sapienza
    Sixty-year-old Frances Pia lives alone on a thirty-foot sailboat anchored near Sausalito, where she communes with the fog, sea lions, cormorants, and two sailor friends, Otto and Russell. She was a feminist Catholic nun, artist and beloved sister and mother until she fell from grace. Through a series of wacky adventures, Frances opens her heart to forgiveness, and for the first time in years feels free to love and live again.