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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • A Strange Dream: An Anthology of Short Stories and Poetry

    by Amanda Rose
    Death, Depression, Insomnia, Prostitution, Eating Disorders, Abortion, Convicts, Insanity, and Marital issues… This anthology of short stories and poetry explores the dark reaches of the mind and mental health issues. The 9 short stories, including award winning EGGS and OUTSIDER, as well as runner up in the Canadian Writer’s Guild Short Prose competition, DROWNING IN SILENCE, and 9 poems, take us on a journey from the surreal to the mundane. From day-to-day life to fantasy, the characters and s... more
  • The Impending End

    by Amanda Rose
    It’s 2005. Ayla Jefferson is 17, incredibly intelligent, sensitive, imaginative, and thoughtful. She’s also contemplating suicide…After a life long battle with mental illness plaguing her every move, Ayla is ready for death. Eerily calm, she says her goodbyes, and sets out to commit her final act.But despite her stubborn conviction, life isn’t as easy to let go of as she expected. Her hyper-imagination blurs reality and she finds herself getting lost in gripping memories. Mentally disengaged, Ay... more
  • Underground: Traitors and Spies in Lincoln's War (Women Spies Book 2)

    by Kit Sergeant
    Some might call them heroes. Others consider them traitors. As the Civil War threatens to tear the nation apart, four women—a slave, a seductress, a soldier, and a spy—are willing to risk everything they have, except their convictions. Told from the viewpoints of these real-life women—both Confederate and Union—Underground: Traitors and Spies in Lincoln’s War is an absorbing tale of love, loyalty, and liberation.
  • 355: The Women of Washington's Spy Ring

    by Kit Sergeant
    Who was the Mysterious 355? Culper Ring members such as Robert Townsend and Hercules Mulligan are well known for the part they played in the Revolutionary War, but who was the mysterious 355 that could “outwit them all?” Inspired by many of the same characters featured in AMC’s Turn and the Broadway musical Hamilton, 355: The Women of Washington's Spy Ring chronicles the lives of three remarkable women who use daring, skill, and, yes, a bit of flirtation, to help liberate America.
  • Waiting for the Sunrise

    by Trinity Suh
    Eve was in pain, but she was good at hiding it...that is, until he came and changed everything. He saw through the crumbling facade right down to her dying soul, her tired heart - and the worst part was that he wanted to help her. Elijah was just a waiter at the Sunrise Eatery who enjoyed little things like playing music with his band and lighting up the occasional cigarette. Then his path collides with that of a beautiful, broken there hope yet in their sunrise together?
  • In the Dead of Night

    by Trinity Suh
    ABSYNTHE wondered if she would ever wake up from the nightmare she was living. Life used to be good--daresay perfect--but suddenly the tired girl found herself struggling to heal bleeding wounds and cope with abrupt loss. Over and over again she questioned why she bothered to live in a world devoid of hope and love, and she began to fade away into her depression. Her nightmare. She knew that some said falling sensations could bring a sleeping person to jolt awake. So alone in the dead of nig... more
  • The Junk Yard Solution

    by Peter Kelton
    As the rest of the world goes wild over smart phones, an odd assortment of eclectic characters hunkers down near Lebanon, Kansas, geographic center of the lower 48, at the middle of a square-mile junk yard where railroads dump old boxcars. The characters live in the boxcars. They don’t like electronic gadgets. They’re fed up with digital life. In a triumph of literary fiction, with caustic comical digs at contemporary society, they create an acerbic satire in search of lost causes. Among them lo... more
  • Page 6 And Beyond: Let's stir the pot...

    by Hureen Gandhi
    In modern day America, amidst the contentious presidential election campaign of November 2016, immigrant author Hureen Saghar Gandhi finds that humor is the only way to keep her family and her friends’ spirits high. Living a fast and furious life in Northern Virginia, surrounded by quirky characters, she decides she has no choice but to weave them into her satirical anecdotes in her book: Page 6 And Beyond. This book will have you laughing out loud as she embarks on a spy mission to: bond with l... more
  • Love God F Religion

    by Sam R Sailors
    When you are a pastor’s son and all your favorite things come from sin and illegal activities, growing up in church can be full of lies, guilt, and betrayal. We follow our narrator as he fearlessly and relentlessly questions religion, family, fatherhood, and our very existence. From fake family to true friends and a return to a God, he faces the challenges of conviction, hypocrisy, abuse, and rejection all before stepping into his father’s shoes. After a life altering event leaves him abandon... more
  • Fallen

    by Aria Glazki

    Violetta Dorée wrings every drop of pleasure from her life, and Manhattan’s social elite are happy to help, pampering their darling with endless luxuries. And why not? She deserves a little fun before she dies.

    But there are pleasures money can’t buy. When Adrian Thompson with his box-store khakis and overly concerned eyes insists that Vi’s missing out, her curiosity is piqued. What else can she do but indulge it?

    Fans of Moulin Rouge! and Me ... more

  • An Uncertain Abiding Place

    by David E. Casto
    In the summer of 1916 an old man named Hardy Brunner, a recent widower, is beset by problems at his home in Webster Co. Missouri. The old man, a Union war veteran, hatches a plan to go to Arkansas, ostensibly to visit his youngest son. In reality the old man is searching for a farm where during the war, a life changing event occurred. Events in Arkansas, then back home in Missouri will determine whether the old man can finally come to terms with himself.
  • The Trevor Truculence

    by Peter Kelton
    When an ancient Spanish fishing village that dates from the Phoenician era is suddenly thrust into the modern world, a loving couple tries to discover what the disruption is all about. They discover a complex tale of literary fiction, adventure, mystery, suspense, myth, romance and Spanish history unlike any other ever told, with intriguing twists and turns hidden in a cave beneath the village. As in earlier novels, described by critics as “marvelously extraordinary, eccentric and bizarre,” Pete... more
  • Meditate to Unlock Awareness

    by Edna Craven
    Meditation brings you into accord, harmony, or sympathetic relationship with living. Like children, you can always experience joy and peace, but it is very difficult for your mind to reclaim that joy and peace after it has fallen into the hands of restlessness and material desires. Meditate To Unlock Awareness has been created to help you make spiritual hay while your readiness to meditate excels, to help you make the best use of time and opportunity by overcoming existing states of limitations ... more
  • Joseph Barnaby

    by Susan Roebuck
    By standing up for his principles, horse farrier Joseph Barnaby lost everything. Now, when a personal vendetta goes too deep to fight, he escapes to the Portuguese island of Madeira where he finds work on a small farm only accessible by boat. The balmy climate and never-ending supply of exotic fruit, vegetables, and honey make it sound like paradise. But, for Joseph, it’s the ideal place to hide from the world. Not everyone is prepared to give up on life’s misfortunes. The local fishing v... more
  • To Live Again

    by Jeffrey W. Massey

    After enjoying years of success in the real estate and construction business, Carter Fleming's life takes a sudden turn for the worse after the death of his oldest son and the public exposure of an affair with an employee. 

    In an effort  to escape his troubles and clear his thinking, Carter retreats to his farm in rural Alabama, but instead of peace, Carter finds only conflict as simmering family resentments develop into an all-out feud.

    To Live Again is the... more

  • The Yesterlings

    by Peter Kelton
    A yachting expedition to film a remote Canadian island famed for wild horses and shipwrecks uncovers an Argentine dandy’s hoax and secrets. New Orleans femme fatale Geraldine investigates his claim he was raised by those horses when his father shipwrecked and discovers the raw truth of Sable Island, figuratively a literary fiction of adventure, mystery, suspense, myth, romance and desire.