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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • The Secret Lake

    by Karen Inglis
    A time travel mystery in which Stella (11) and Tom (8), when trying to find their elderly neighbor's missing dog, discover a tunnel and lake that take them to their home and the children living there 100 years in the past. Here they make both friends and enemies, and uncover startling connections between the past and present.
  • Greener on the Other Side

    by Lionel Ntasano
    This perceptive, coherent, thought-provoking and piercing work highlights the subtle social game of everyday life filled with puns and double meanings, seen through the eyes of an unorthodox hero - a very young priest by the name of Nickolas Jordan. He is a teenage African boy who loses his family in a gruesome genocide. He finds himself in New York City as a political refugee; disillusioned with the adult world and its phoniness; where his world takes another tumble as he meets all kinds of... more
  • The Conspirators

    by John Theobald

    Assassin or pawn? The Conspirators discovers the truth behind the most famous murder in history.

    On 28 June 1914, 19 year-old Gavrilo Princip assassinated the Archduke Franz Ferdinand, setting into motion the First World War. Throughout his trial and prison term, Princip harbours a secret, one that both poisons him and keeps him alive. How can a young man bear the burden of setting the world on fire?

    Filled with engaging friendships and extraordinary betrayals, the power of belief... more

  • Toto's Adventures with Dorothy

    by Dennis Sanchez
    With dogged determination and bravery, Toto guided Dorothy and the others through one perilous adventure after another. At least that is how Toto tells it in his humorous interpretation of the Wizard of Oz, filled with offbeat conversations and peppered with puns. Now read Toto's side of the story in his own words that, strangely, seemed lost to his companions although he enunciates his barks clearly. If you have ever owned and loved a dog, you will enjoy this parody of that follows the origin... more
  • Fighting for Freedom and General Washington

    by Michael Justin Lee

    Thirteen year old twins from Virginia, Amanda and Alexander Lee, have yearned for adventure off the family farm all their young lives. Their opportunity arises when fellow Virginian, George Washington, is commissioned as Commander-in-Chief of the Continental Army in 1775.

    Three years too young to enlist, Alexander devises an audacious deception to serve under General Washington. Meanwhile, Amanda devises an even greater deception and fights with many of the Revolutionary War’s gre... more

  • Orange Peels and Cobblestones

    by Rose Marie Dunphy
    “A coming-of-age love story, compellingly told, with a combination of controlled sentiment and wry humor that brings to life Italy during the early postwar years, Brooklyn during the 1950s, and New York and Southern California during the 1960s--each location forming the backdrop of Marietta's unique narrative and complicated family life From her early childhood days in Italy to her life as a young wife and mother in Brooklyn, Marietta is haunted by hard questions from her past. In her struggle... more
  • One Last Time

    by Jan Strnad
    Grief counselor and skeptic Claire Devane finds her life turned upside down when the recently deceased begin to return from the hereafter to visit the living one last time. Secrets are revealed. Love and longing… betrayal, murder, guilt… the visitations bring them all out of the shadows and into the light. It's a strange new world, one that threatens to swallow her whole. Little profanity, no explicit sex, mild violence
  • THE ESSENE CONSPIRACY

    by S. Eric Wachtel
    A high ranking Israeli minister has been murdered in Jerusalem. Muslim terrorists are suspected, but no group has claimed responsibility. Discovering a barely legible name scribbled on a blood-stained business card in the shirt pocket of the slain minister, the Director of Israeli Intelligence calls upon international security consultant Harry McClure to investigate a possible American connection to the brutal crime. Follow McClure as he uncovers a Wall Street money-launder... more
  • There's an App for That

    by Ed Toolis
    For the last 150 million years, we’ve longed for a time when all of human knowledge and wisdom would be at our fingertips, so we could finally live up to our potentials and be the geniuses we think we are, be able to out-smart our kids when they ask for money, and know what to do when the loves of our lives scream, "If you really loved me, you'd know what I'm mad about,” just to name a few. And with the Internet and mobile devises, there are now apps for all that. However, there are some unin... more
  • What Is Your Cat Doing?

    by Renee Williams
    A cute and adorable cat taps into the imagination of every boy and girl. He shows them many different occupations and inspire their dreams.
  • The Reset Button

    by Jeff Hunt
    Let me tell you where you are in history. At the time our story begins, in this era, no one any longer uses the phrase, “I love you.” Only a writer of my low caliber and status would even know this antiquated saying. Let me tell you further then exactly where our story begins, and what the Scout said to me as it began, awakening me to the fact I was in a story, that something was happening to me. I will warn you though it was a not a good way to wake up. For example, if you awoke this morning in... more
  • Witch Goes to Hollywood: The Zany Hazbean Story

    by K.L. Kelly
    When Zany Hazbean commandeers the stage, her critics roar, "Outrageous!" "Zany!" "A circus!" This witch hogs the stage and tumbles just about everyone on it. Laugh out loud to Zany's shenanigans on her cilmb to the teetering top in 46 vibrant, illustrated pages. First of the Zany Hazbean Series and prequel to "The Comeback Witch."
  • Zendoscopy: A Somewhat Coherent Collection of Stories

    by J. Allan Wolf

    This is the story of Sherman, from his unconventional birth to his settling into marital bliss, albeit with plumbing problems. His coming of age tale is sometimes tender, sometimes wrenching, and often hysterically funny and sexy.

  • A Higher Voice

    by Sheri Wren Haymore
    Legendary rock singer Britt Jordan is at the pinnacle of his career—at least as far as the world knows. But Britt’s voice is failing and a terrible event in his past haunts him every moment. He thinks that his life is a hopeless shipwreck…until the night he is stopped dead in his tracks by a woman’s smile. With the same determination that propelled him to stardom, he begins to create a new life with Dena and her daughter, Bonnie. Britt’s presence in Dena’s life brings more than paparazzi, howeve... more
  • The Pinocchios: Long Lost Logs of a Family Tree

    by Dennis Sanchez
    The Pinocchios, a family tree cut apart into five logs by Tin Woodman, find themselves whisked from the Land of Oz by a cyclone and into the possession of the master craftsman, Geppetto, in Italy. Discovering that these five logs are alive, Geppetto learns the three smaller logs are children and the two larger ones their parents. He carves the children into live puppets and the parents he fashions into Greek god candlesticks who can light and extinguish their own candles. After the kidnap of ... more
  • The Big Exoneration

    by Dennis Sanchez
    In a spoof of noir private detective mysteries a middle school boy and his younger sister travel in time between the present and 1939 Los Angeles while investigating a seventy-five year old crime that sent an innocent man to the gas chamber. Their challenge is coercing information from shady characters, uncovering the real murderer, and getting his written confession, then finding someone in present time who can validate it, all before access to the world of 1939 is lost to them. While explori... more

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