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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • The Sea Sprite Inn

    by Lynnette Adair

    Please, won't you come in?

    Sit down, put your feet up and relax with us at The Sea Sprite Inn.

    The Sea Sprite Inn is a charming tale about the owner of a Rehoboth Beach Bed and Breakfast. As the book opens, Jillian finds herself in the middle of a perfect storm of stressful situations. She's newly divorced, lost her job and now her daughter is leaving for college abroad. When her beloved grandfather has a health crisis, Jillian inherits the responsibility for a dilapidat... more

  • Grandma BallyHuHu and the Mystical Coin

    by Marti Melville
    There is always magic and adventure in a day spent with Grandma BallyHuHu. When Boone finds a mystical coin hidden inside Grandma BallyHuHu’s treasure chest, he suddenly finds himself on board an ancient ship and discovers the real hidden treasures lie within his imagination as he voyages at sea with pirates.
  • Midnight Omen

    by Marti Melville
    Besieged by the supernatural, modern day teens are haunted by18th-century marauders, but when faced with life on board an ancient ship, they learn their survival depends on haunting events lived long ago as Caribbean pirates.
  • The Game That Never Ends: A Story of Love and Games

    by David Adamson Harper
    In 1953 Sandy and Alex meet and fall in love in Adelaide, South Australia. She comes from a wealthy Catholic family and he is the son of a shopkeeper and an Anglican. Her mother has marriage plans for her and takes Alex to Italy to keep them apart. He goes to Oxford University where he achieves great success in cricket and rugby football. For the next seven years their love has to overcome many conflicts and is sorely tested by a tragic event and her Catholicism. In 1961 now working in San Franc... more
  • The Annals of Petronius Jablonski: An Odyssey of Historic Proportions and Priceless Treasure of Philosophy

    by Petronius Jablonski

    When his classic Pontiac is abducted by a deity who lives in the depths of Lake Michigan, Petronius Jablonski is offered enlightenment in compensation. To obtain it he must decipher the coded features of an odyssey. He neglects to share these minor details with his longsuffering girlfriend, Sandy, who accompanies him. Home-schooled by an eccentric father, Petronius holds the modern world in contempt, the demise of polytheism and eighteenth century English in general, the plague of democracy a... more

  • Stirring Li Chao

    by S.E. Brandenburg
    The Taiping Rebellion in China was the greatest Christian uprising of the nineteenth-century. Responsible for upward of twenty million deaths before its defeat, many, including Li Chao, had to wonder, "What is Heaven's reason?" The Empire is corrupt and failing. People are starving. The Manchu government has lost the Mandate of Heaven. Inspired by heavenly visions, a leader emerges. His popularity grows. Encouraged by western missionaries, a nascent Christian nation is on the brink of embrac... more
  • Harrington Manor

    by Ronald M. James

    A murderer stalks the orange groves of 1923 Southern California.

    Detective Sidney Snipes is called to the Harrington Manor when retired Colonel Peter Wescott Harrington is found slumped over his desk by his family. Snipes entrusts the sensational new crime fighting technology—Fingerprint Analysis to find a fierce fiend.

    Just when he thinks he has the murderer cornered, an unsolved missing person cold case rumples his proficient sleuthing skills. Then another Harringto... more

  • Now I Know It's Not My Fault

    by Laurie B. Levine
    Alexandra Geller is a bright, underachieving fourteen-year-old coming of age in the big hair 1980’s. Alex is from an accomplished, well-educated family. The sudden death of her mother five years ago, and her relationship with her well-meaning but emotionally unavailable father, leaves her unmoored and vulnerable as she tries to figure out who she is. Early in her freshman year, she’s befriended by Paula Hanover, a young, attractive science teacher at her high school. Paula’s irreverence and char... more
  • Darker the Night

    by Lisa London

    Books on WWII typically focus on famous people & events - and usually from the vantage point of the winners.  Darker The Night instead focuses on the viewpoint of the German people trying to live their lives. Hedy wants to help the war effort by becoming a physical therapist, but the Nazi's have other plans. She finds herself working on farms and in airplane factories, dodging bombs and battling hunger. As the war comes to an end and news of the atrocities crush her pride in her country, her ... more

  • Amy Is Aumazing: How It Feels To Have Autism

    by Paula Powers
    Meet Amy, an almost 6 year old kindergartner who is gifted and talented but also has autism. She tells the tale of her magnificent math and marvelous memory super powers as well as the challenges she faces having autism. Amy references her personal relationships with her friends and family while detailing the struggles that she encounters on a regular basis both in school and in her daily life. She takes you on an adventure through her day through the eyes of a child with autism.
  • Pretty Ugly

    by Sean Hillen
    Cosmetics create beauty, but when that turns ugly, it’s lethal. A thrilling, intriguing ride through the murky undercurrent of corporate and political machinations bridging the complex worlds of medicine, media and modeling, in both the United States and Ireland. What physical horrors can rogue nanoparticles, a thousandth time smaller than a human cell, create when they flood through your body contained within a simple cosmetic? Facing the terrible truth, an unlikely trio – Colm, an investig... more
  • Unexplored Lives: A Collection of Short Stories

    by John K. Briscoe
    What would happen if you left your cell phone with private photos in a bathroom at a high school party, or survived severe childhood physical abuse, or were bullied every day in junior high school? What if you were wrongfully arrested, tricked into loving an unconventional person, or had outside forces change your relationship with your mother? How would you cope with the paranormal, or a discouraging difference in how people saw you, or a perplexing murder with despicable suspects? Unexplored L... more
  • Different Walks

    by Taylor Hartshorn
    A stack of letters burned a hole in the box under Sage’s bed for the past sixteen years. There wasn’t a day she hadn’t thought about them, just sitting there wastefully as she went about her high society life. They were letters from the only man she ever truly loved, Max; advising her to find him only when she recovered from a past that led her astray. Sage was only getting older, and the monotony of her life made that all the more prominent. If she were ever going to rekindle a lost love, there... more
  • Treacherous Deceit

    by Zola Blue
    Situated in the steep canyons in the Yukon, once lived the Goldum Tribe who possessed the rarest most beautiful gold. Chief Shaw, trying to regain his heritage, sends a group into the mountains to search for the lost village. An unexpected meeting leads to love, treachery, and violence as the gold draws out their darkest desires while the party journeys through deadly mountains and underground watery caves.
  • Zealy and Whubba Go Fishing, Book 3, The Adventures of Zealy and Whubba Series 1

    by Roe DePinto
    In this third edition of the Zealy and Whubba first series, the lesson for the day is how to fish for the food that is eaten by seals and orcas. Whubba is very helpful and practices with Zealy as she learns the art of catching the fish. After a lot of attempts, Zealy finally gets it and they have a great catch to enjoy a picnic with. Enjoy this fun-filled escapade in the sun with Zealy and Whubba, as they continue to enjoy one another, learning the very important steps of developing and growing ... more
  • A New Life Begins, Book 1 The Adventures of Zealy and Whubba Series 1

    by Roe DePinto
    Zealy is a little seal pup with sparkly eyes and beautiful, silky white fur. Her world is brand-new and full of surprises, but the best surprise of all is when she meets Whubba—a precious baby orca whale. The two become the best of friends. They protect and love each other, all the while exploring the sand and sea with family and friends. Their adventures are not only fun but educational as the two little creatures learn about safety and their environment. The first book in the series, "The Adve... more