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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • The Awful Mess: A Love Story

    by Sandra Hutchison
    Cast off by a husband who wanted children she couldn't have, book editor Mary Bellamy has left behind the Boston suburbs to telecommute from tiny, affordable Lawson, New Hampshire. All she wants is peace and quiet (and maybe a cat), but she's soon coping with attentions from Arthur, an unhappily-married Episcopal priest who’d like to save her heathen soul, but is susceptible to more earthly temptations. Then there's handsome local cop Winslow, an excellent kisser who confuses her by being in fav... more
  • LAST STOP KLINDENSPIEL (A Kate Stanton Mystery Book 1)

    by Marta Tandori
    Combining the survival instincts made famous in THE HUNGER GAMES with the intensity of THE BOOK THIEF, LAST STOP KLINDENSPIEL is a tightrope of horrors that will make readers think twice about running away to join the circus… It’s been eight years since the Second World War has ended – long enough for people to forgive and forget – but feelings of hate run deep in Norway against people like fifteen-year-old Katya Holberg and her family. Separated from her father when the Allies liberated Poland... more
  • Daddy Forgot My Dinner

    by Jeff Minich
    Volume 1 of the Nuggies Illustrated Children's Book Series introduces Chomper. Chomper is a very hungry Nuggie. He'll do almost anything to for a treat or a bite to eat. See what happens when he's left home all alone with an empty bowl!
  • Citizen Lansky

    by Rob Gruen
    In 2006, five years before the Egyptian Revolution, media mogul Billy Lansky and his protégé, Charlie Cardinal, no sooner arrive in Cairo to join an archaeological dig in search of an alleged chamber beneath the Sphinx, when they are abducted by jihadis wielding AK-47s.
  • I Love You like a Kangaroo

    by Maria Ana Lum
    With all the different moods a child may feel and the varied ways a child may act, the parents embrace the child with love. Maybe sometimes your child feels like the adventurous kangaroo, a wild mustang, or the shimmering hummingbird. This story celebrates a child's natural way of being through the imagery of cute, cuddly, and playful baby animals.
  • Will You Be My Friend?

    by Linda Di Sante
    Will You Be My Friend? presents Nelly the cat who moves into a new home and wants to play with friends. She searches all over but can't find anyone. Suddenly, one by one, she meets a disparate group of new buddies - and then the fun begins.
  • Treasure Maid

    by Kendra Dartez

    Becky Blake, a recently orphaned young girl, gets caught up in a mystery and adventure as a new maid in an old English manor house called Kendree Hill. She becomes involved with the discovery of a treasure map with the eerie words, “The key to the treasure awaits, lying by the old sea’s gate. Find it near the majestic rock, where only the holy dare to knock.”

  • The Three Little Urban Pigs: A Modern Tale of The Three Little Pigs

    by Sharon D. Ulett, M.Ed.
    The Three Little Urban Pigs is a modern tale of the Three Little Pigs. It has a touch of single mommy issues as well as challenges one might face if things are not done right the first time. There is a moral to the story, but also lots of humor.
  • Swimming Upstream

    by Ruth Mancini
    After seven years, Lizzie wonders whether she’s truly happy with her long-term boyfriend. When one wrong step and a chance meeting set off an unexpected chain of events, her life begins to unravel. On the same day that she meets Martin, an attractive lifeguard, her old friend, Catherine, re-appears. But is Martin really all he seems? And what is the secret that Catherine is hiding? As Lizzie struggles to confront the ghosts of her past, can she survive the shocking twist that will change the cou... more
  • The Orange Tree and Other Stories

    by Vernon Anley
    Amazon Reader's Review This is the best book of children's short stories I have ever found! My children were captivated and really touched by the stories. They really touched their imagination and sense of wonder. I take as much pleasure in them as my children as the messages are very deep and stimulate rich conversations! It is really difficult to find children stories that are so profound yet gentle - perfect for just before bed. This is a remarkable book and one that I take great pleasure ... more
  • Velicious: Is Sadistically & Irresistibly, Delicious!

    by Shelique Lize
    Justice Morel always had her life perfectly planned. Her goals were to graduate from the University with exceptional grades and get into the best law school Canada has to offer. Then one day, Justice tried to kill herself. Well, not her technically. It may have been Justice Morel's body, but those actions weren't intentional and the suicidal thoughts were not hers. Or, so she keeps telling her therapist and family. Justice is afraid she’s losing her mind and just wants to forget ever... more

    by TJ Phull
    Moon is so blinded by love that she never catches on to the reality of her relationship. She travels so far to meet her lover, but once there she encounters a twist of fate consisting of sexual abuse, lust and pride. Moon tries to find an escape before any signs of an unenviable demise appear. Using seduction and faith, Moon finds a way to be released from the entrapment and serious situation she finds herself in. For only true love could set this Captured Moon from a tangled fate that she herse... more
  • Searching for Sal

    by Rob Zaleski

    After years of heated arguments about religion and the plausibility of a hereafter, pizzeria owner Sal Magestro (a devote Catholic) and high school English teacher Nate Zavoral (an agnostic) concoct a plan that Sal heartily believes will answer The Big Question once and for all. The Pact, as they call it, is greeted with ridicule and laughter when shared with friends. But when one of the men dies unexpectedly five years later -- in a hot tub, with a 20-year-old co-worker -- the stunned surviv... more

  • Jamie Loves Her Natural Hair

    by Ariane Roberts
  • The Cooks

    by charles facas

    A dash of sex and a pinch of love, The Cooks follows an eclectic group of New Yorkers attempting to create the recipe for a life well lived.

  • The Mourning After

    by Rochelle Weinstein

    A tragic car accident will forever change the Keller family.  Fifteen-year-old Levon Keller survives, though his older brother David, star athlete and golden child, does not.  As the fragile family mourns while trying to move on, guilt-ridden Levon finds himself lost between the memory of his brother and the constant attention his younger sister requires with a rare genetic affliction.  When the beautiful and unpredictable teenager Lucy Bell moves in next door, Levon finds a tr... more