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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • A Man Who Lost His Wife and Other Stories

    by Bob Stockton
    A Japanese bar that becomes much more than a place to get a drink. An unusual dream. A man who lost his wife unexpectedly. An obnoxious drunk who gets more than he bargained for. These stories and more finds a home in Bob Stockton's fifth book, A Man Who Lost His Wife and Other Stories. Readers will find humorous snippets that last no more than a few paragraphs to longer stories that touch the heart. grab a cup of coffee and escape into the mind of a Navy veteran with a flair for describing wha... more
  • Dinosaurs Living in My Hair

    by Jayne M. Rose-Vallee
    In this debut multi award winning picture book, Sabrina has masses of wild, curly blonde hair, and worries there may be animals ~ like dinosaurs ~ living in there. "This charming, engaging story offers a funny look at what happens when a child's imagination unfurls."~Kirkus Reviews Anni Matsick's watercolor illustrations combined with Rose-Vallee's whimsical rhymes make this a great addition to any child's book collection. Loved by girls and boys alike!
  • The Lobby

    by Randi M Sherman
    Practically engineered for eavesdropping, San Francisco's juiciest hotel lobby offers the perfect place to witness the comings and goings - the most comedic intersections - of staff, long-term residents and eclectic guests. Featuring over fifty interlinked stories all transpiring over a single twenty-four hour period intersecting in THE LOBBY of the Shipley Hotel.
  • Love Song in Sixteen Bars

    by Colin Garrow
    Ever been in one of those relationships? You know - the ones that don't work? Whenever Shona embarks on a new relationship, she always ends up getting dumped. So when her latest one starts to hit the rocks, she decides to find out why. Seen from two different points of view, two couples display their love-lives and drinking habits as we follow them through 16 bars in a drink-fuelled, kebab-munching exhibition that culminates in a shocking secret...
  • Towards the Inevitability of Catastrophe

    by Colin Garrow
    Stage Play: It sounds like her, has her laughter and her pain. But it isn’t her. Or is it? This is a play about Suzy, though…not really. It’s a play about things that may, or may not have happened in her life. It’s her voice alright, the way she normally speaks. And it’s the way she moves. It’s definitely her laughter, her smile. And when she gets angry, maybe that’s real too. Or maybe not.
  • How the World Turns (and Other Stories)

    by Colin Garrow

    He thinks that when he walks, his own feet propel the earth: that his movements keep the world going round. Literally. Each stride supplies the momentum for another motion forward, the ground shifting backwards beneath him, away into the distance. Except, when he stops walking...

  • Girlfriend Interrupted (and Other Fictions)

    by Colin Garrow
    Colin Garrow's new collection of stories hint at the darker side of life: a dead wife comes back from the grave, a sinister agency demands a lot from its workers, an unhappy lover yearns for a way out and a cleaner finds her employers have disappeared...
  • The Body in the Bag

    by Colin Garrow
    Stage Play: Edinburgh, 1827. In their shabby lodging house, William Hare encourages his drinking partner William Burke to think about the future, about an easier way of making a living. When one of Hare’s lodgers dies, the scheming duo plan to take the body to the medical school where corrupt surgeon Dr Knox exchanges cash for cadavers...
  • Abandoned Dreams

    by Rod Raglin
    At twenty-seven years-old, George Fairweather is “the voice of his generation”, a poet whose talent has garnered him accolades from the literary establishment and homage from the disenfranchised “hippie” youth of the late 1960’s. George is the embodiment of the times with his long hair, rebellious attitude and regular use of mind-expanding psychedelic drugs. Then the sudden and tragic death of Fallon, his friend, his muse and his lover shatters his world, his sanity and nearly ends his lif... more
  • Oliver Poons and the Bright Yellow Hat

    by Lauryn Alyssa Wendus
    Written and created by a mother-daughter team, Oliver Poons and the Bright Yellow Hat is a beautifully illustrated children’s book that will delight babies, preschoolers, and primary grade students. In this happy, whimsical story, Oliver wonders how he will be able to keep his hat and turns to his friends for advice. A wonderful book to read to children who will be drawn to the poetry and bright, bold characters that fill the pages.
  • KRA

    by Aguidon

    KRA is a tale about a young rook that is found by a boy, who encounters a girl and a dog, as well as the son of a sultan and his mother, the eldest son of a fallen tribal chief, and even a king.

    KRA is a speechless fantasy adventure about giants and about a mysterious, shiny black marble.

  • Peach Juice

    by Chesma Hart

    What do you do when the sweet, new, little "brother-peach" you've been anxiously awaiting, actually works your very LAST nerve?

    Families and children everywhere are falling in love with Peach Juice, the story of a young peach named Jomo, whose family has a new baby peach – TommyRico. Jomo tries hard to love his new little “brother-peach”, but it is not very easy as TommyRico gets him into all kinds of trouble. One night, something happens between the... more

  • Silhouette of the Sun

    by Avery Davis
    This is the story of three strong, determined women, weathering love and loss in the pursuit of independence. Constance is an entomologist and single mother providing for her Anna at a time when providing was prominently done by men. Anna is an artist who must choose between cancer a treatment or completing her pregnancy. Paige is Anna's daughter who is guided in her dreams to fulfil her potential of curing cancer by listening to the whisperings of her mother and grandmother. Drew is the man... more
  • The Queen of Broken Things

    by Monika M. Basile
    Mina tells the tale of her dear cousin Sophie and their unusual lives growing up with little to depend on but each other and an eccentric grandmother battling mental illness.
  • Motor City Jailbait: Junk Like That (Book One)

    by Martin Winch
    Book One in a two-book series. The first generation of bussing in Michigan. Inner-city juvenile delinquency in the 1970s. The children of divorce, edging toward the punk and hip-hop subcultures. Rust Belt romance. Love, Michigan style.
  • Motor City Junior High: Junk Like That (Book Two) (Volume 2)

    by Martin Winch
    Book Two in a two-book series. The first generation of bussing in Michigan. Inner city juvenile delinquency in the 1970s. The children of divorce, edging toward the punk and hip-hop subcultures. Rustbelt romance. Love, Michigan style.