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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • One to Ten: Squirrel's Bad Day

    by Carole P. Roman
    Squirrel is running along a tree limb when she trips, losing all her acorns into the rushing water of the river below. Angry and frustrated, she doesn't know what to do. Her good friend, Rabbit, lends both a sympathetic ear as well as a solution. Rather than get angry, Rabbit tells her, rate the problem on a scale of one-to-ten. By identifying and realizing the true importance of the issue, the issue may not seem so overwhelming. Adorable forest creatures help the sad squirrel put everything int... more
  • I'm In Charge! & Other Stories

    by Henry Vogel

    A young prince is left in charge of the kingdom and has a wonderful time giving orders. When the prince goes too far, he learns a lesson about being in charge.

    Seven Silly Brothers away from home for the first time in their young lives. They get into very silly trouble and make a very silly plan to fix everything. When their plan doesn’t work, they end up in real trouble.

    A king comes up with three questions to help him find a suitable prince to marry his daughter. But what ... more

  • The Seduction Challenge

    by Akwesi Phillips
    Four friends join a secret cabal of wannabe seducers, united by their hatred of dating apps and the Internet, and go on the hunt for seduction selfie points across Europe.
  • The Ordinarily Extraordinary Life of Briony

    by Purbeck Wintour
    Meet Briony Denley...under-appreciated wife, underwhelmed mother, and unchallenged mojito drinker. A move to a new house and an extended lull in her sex life with her workaholic husband leaves Briony Denley pondering new possibilities for her life. Not content with 'making her own sunshine' thanks to the freebies procured by PR pal, Kate, who has just bagged a sex toy account, Briony is left wondering if her charming new neighbour, Cosmo, might possibly have a (not so) soft spot for her. Ho... more
  • Salvation Row

    by Christopher Goben
    Sarah Riggs had trickled a number of deaths across America. Ruthless and cold the media said she was. Many called her a monster. Now on death row she has only hours to live. When the grace and mercy of God came to be. She would find his salvation. Through revealing her untold testimony to a Pastor, she comes to understand God's unconditional love and wisdom.She is given a transformation in the Holy Ghost. Leading the rest of her life down a twisted chain of events to the final conclusion of Salv... more
  • The Prize: Tales from a Revolution - Vermont

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    Caleb’s father is serving with Ethan Allen’s Green Mountain Boys as the long-anticipated open war against the British rages up and down the length of Lake Champlain. Between his duties on the family farm and constant worry about his father’s safety, the young man’s attentions are already fully occupied when a fateful encounter with an unlikely neighbor changes everything. Pulled into new intrigues and new friendships, Caleb finds himself on a path that changes his life – and which will affect th... more
  • The Light: Tales from a Revolution - New Jersey

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    As his world erupts in open warfare, Robert Harris’ Quaker faith guides him away from the use of violence for any purpose, even if the war could lead to the loss of his freedom to practice that faith. Finding a balancing point between this existential threat and the commands of his inner light, while struggling against the chance effects of war, Robert must also face the challenge of an implacable foe, determined to destroy him at any cost. He must rely on the quiet guidance of his conscience to... more
  • The Smoke: Tales from a Revolution - New-York

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    As the quiet cycle of life in the forested realm of the Skarure is shattered by the outbreak of war between the British and Colonial forces, the old alliances of the Haudenosaunee Confederation are pulled in divergent directions, pitting brother against brother, even within the clans. Thrust into the middle of this maelstrom, young Joseph Killeen’s fate will hinge on the care of an unexpected community, who will help him decide not only what is right and wrong, but ultimately, who he even is.
  • The Declaration: Tales from a Revolution - South-Carolina

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    A hardworking tobacco farmer in the Carolina Uplands, Justin Harris wants only to provide for his family. The outbreak of revolution turns his life upside down, and he cannot anticipate how even his seemingly most inconsequential actions will touch the lives of generations yet to come. Through crushing setbacks and hard-won victories, Justin’s perseverance serves as a gift to his descendants.
  • The Break: Tales from a Revolution - Nova-Scotia

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    Susannah Mills is an ordinary young woman of the Massachusetts-Bay Colony, more interested in skipping her school lessons than in the the growing rebellion against King George. But when the rebellion hits home, everything changes. Her quiet life is shattered, and she has to flee to Nova Scotia with her father. They find what feels like a safe haven in Nova Scotia, and she is just settling back into some sense of normalcy–but is there any safe place when an empire is at war with itself? E... more
  • The Fairetellings Series: Books 1 Through 3

    by Kristen Reed

    Discover a trio of enchanting novellas inspired by three beloved fairy tales: Cinderella, Snow White, and Beauty and the Beast.

    The Jilted Bride: A Footnote to Cinderella's Happiness

    When the charming Prince Caspar abandons his bride, Demetria, at the altar to sweep Cinderella off her feet, the duke's daughter is left humiliated and heartbroken. Desperate to lift their daughter's spirits, Demetria's parents introduce her to a new suit... more

  • One-Two

    by Igor Eliseev
    Two conjoined babies are born at the intersection of two social worldviews. The girls are named Faith and Hope. After spending their childhood in a foster home and obtaining a basic education, they come to realise that they are different from other people in many respects. The problems of their upbringing are only made worse by the constant humiliations they suffer at the hands of society. Eventually, fortune smiles on them, by seemingly opening up the door to happiness: a separation surgery ... more
  • The Wind: Tales from a Revolution - West-Florida

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    Gabriel is a simple sailor, doing the bidding of his Captain and King, when he is swept up in a storm that changes his life in ways that he could never have anticipated. Carlotta yearns for her lost home, and is searching for her lost husband, but both remain elusive in a world that has been turned upside-down by forces far outside of her control. When the storm that is Governor Bernardo de Gálvez breaks over them both, neither will ever be the same — and nor will their world.
  • The Darkness: Tales from a Revolution - Maine

    by Lars D. H. Hedbor
    George is just another farmboy, who prefers to sneak a break than involve himself in the intrigues of the Revolution. Even after the British come to town in a blaze of cannonfire, he stays out of it… until Louise crosses his path, and draws him into her mysterious world. When that world falls into shadow, the results will make history–and turn George’s life completely upside-down.
  • A Strange Companion

    by Lisa Manterfield
    Kat Richardson isn’t running away from grief; she’s just hiding out in a gloomy Welsh university town until she’s sure it’s gone. Now, one year, nine months, and 27 days after the climbing death of her first love, Gabe, she thinks she’s ready to venture out into the relationship world again. And Owen—a cake-baking, Super Ball-making chemistry student—appears to be a kind, funny, and very attractive option. But the arrival of Kat’s newly adopted niece, Mai, forces her home to northern England,... more
  • Circle of Time

    by Debra Shiveley Welch

    Her twenty-first century brain understood that the monster who was guilty of the murder of an innocent woman was not the same man whom she’d come to love, first as a lover, and later as a friend, or cousin – a true kinsman, but her heart was having a hard time reconciling that with Anne’s execution.

    Sobs wracked her body as she pictured in her mind the events of the last few hours. She was not there to witness Anne’s beheading in physical form, but her mind playe... more