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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Gabriel of Noah's Ark

    by Patrick Acosta
    Noah‛s ark is perhaps the most widely recognized story in the world. Found in many cultures the world over. I have selected three of the better known versions, from the Christian, Jewish and Islam traditions. While all three come from a common origin they vary in their tradition and the telling of this awe-inspiring tale. The differences between the Christian and the Jewish traditions are minimal and both share the Old Testament. But in Jewish tradition it tells of a Noel planting Cedar trees an... more
  • Susan: A Jane Austen Prequel

    by Alice McVeigh
    Sixteen-year-old Susan Smithson – pretty but poor, clever but capricious – has just been expelled from a school for young ladies in London. At the mansion of the formidable Lady Catherine de Bourgh, she attracts a raffish young nobleman. But at the first hint of scandal, her guardian dispatches her to her uncle Collins’ rectory in Kent, where her sensible cousin Alicia lives and “where nothing ever happens.” Here Susan inspires the local squire to put on a play, with consequences no one cou... more
  • Dead End Drive

    by Ian Kirkpatrick

    In this transgressive, satire-laced debut, a fourteen-year-old boy inherits his family home and the hatred of all those around him as they seek to seize the inheritance from his cold, dead hands.

    When Agatha Benedict plucked Kelly off the city streets to replace her dead cat Poopsie, she neglected to inform him of some very important house traditions. The history of the Benedict Estate prescribes that once the estate owner passes on, a will reading is to take place. However, the reading... more

  • Mr. Invisible

    by Sawyer Ique
    By Sawyer Ique, Mr. Invisible isn’t really able to stop staying shy and keeping himself hidden. But it is up to your help to make him stop doing it! You can also show him that he should try his best to stop being afraid, and staying strong while showing off when it's needed!
  • DANG NEAR ROYAL

    by Milan Sergent
    When the Gurneys receive a visit from a reality show producer, bringing news of a life-changing inheritance, they must choose to go down with their crumbling shack in rural Mississippi or try to pass themselves off as British aristocracy. Will the dangerous conspiracy theories the elusive Gurneys cling to prove true when many try to convince them that they are victims of human trafficking being exploited in a snuff film?
  • The Girl in the Gold Dress

    by Christine Paik
    Hannah’s Korean name literally means “Gold Dress,” so why doesn’t she want to be seen wearing her gold hanbok dress? 10-year-old Hannah is facing a big performance for her school’s talent show. The trouble is, she’s ashamed of her dress, the dance, even the music - they’re too different, too Korean! What if everyone makes fun of her? Will Hannah be brave enough to perform, or will she run off stage like she did at rehearsal? First, she must learn about the gold dress she’s wearing and its my... more
  • The Panther Indian Pact: One Boy's Courage to Be a Friend during the Civil War

    by Ann Kronwald
    Eleven-year-old Marty is downright tired of being afraid. With a panther attack haunting his memory, Confederate soldiers hiding just south of his farm in New York, and the biggest bully this side of the Appalachians eager to destroy the crops and pummel his hide, there’s plenty to fear.  He needs a real weapon—an Indian bow. And it wouldn’t hurt to have a friend either—one who would share his dream of being brave, one crazy enough to fight alongside him, one who’d stick with him whether or not ... more
  • Mission in Paris 1990

    by Bill Pearl
    This novel, set during the normalization of relations between the U.S. and Vietnam, explores reconciliation among people and nations. It tells a powerful love story - between a man and a woman and between a father and a son. It’s about the strength of love and the power of forgiveness—a lesson that reconciliation must take place within us if it is ever to take hold between us. 
  • The Wet Walkers: Volume 2

    by Mary Smith
    Finally we found the stack of carefully placed rocks and we had our sign... the wet walkers had been here! We exchanged looks and Raff gently guided our mule and enormous wagon off the trail on to a faintly used path that led down a gentle slope into a breathtaking wooded area. The path turned sharply... and there it was just in time as evening shadows slowly turned into darkness. It was a dwelling, dark, desolate, seemingly deserted. Bits and pieces of a broken fence scattered as if by the wind... more
  • The Collaborators

    by R P Nathan
    A non-linear tale set in December 1942 in Occupied France. German Captain Karl raids the apartment of the Bertrand family who are believed to be hiding their daughter's Jewish fiancé in a secret room. But the couple have already gone. In retribution Karl seems to kill the Bertrand's son and deports the family. As we follow Karl through the rest of his day, however, and the story wraps around to before the events of the opening chapters, we realise that Karl has actually helped the fugitives to e... more
  • The Day Grandpa Bunny Forgot Ben's Name: A picture book about dementia

    by Isla Wynter
    Grandpa Bunny is behaving strangely. He forgets where he put the carrots. He sits in a flower pot and doesn’t know why. And one day, he even forgets Ben’s name. What is going on with Grandpa Bunny? The doctor says it’s dementia, but what is that? And what can Ben do to help his grandfather? An illustrated picture book to help children understand dementia and gain ideas on how to interact with relatives who have dementia.
  • If I Had Ten Dollars

    by Craig Feigh
    For young children, having ten dollars to spend is a lot of money. What would they do, wish, enjoy, dream, or buy with a small financial windfall? IF I HAD TEN DOLLARS delightfully answers these questions. DISCOVER ways in which children can earn money. LAUGH at antics of the fun character on every page. ENJOY the simple rhythmic tone. SHARE the important life lesson. From the author and illustrator of the popular LITTLE BIT & BIG BYTE series comes a classic Children's Picture Book... more
  • Do They All Sleep? A Children's Picture Book

    by Srividhya Lakshmanan
    Whether you laze, doze, snuggle, cuddle, nap or kip, you need to rest for a bit, but do animals ever sleep? Time to jump into the ocean, sneak in some burrows, glance at the savannah, roll down the hill, and find out how they sleep. 'Do they all sleep?' is a colorful picture book that can help your toddler learn how and where animals sleep through some fun little rhymes. In the end, let your toddler tell about their favorite way to sleep. Grab this book now and watch your little one's fun j... more
  • CELESTE & CHRIS

    by manjula stokes
    CELESTE & CHRIS tells the story of two friends coming of age in 1960s. In their isolation from others, they redefine the terms of the oppressive society—religious, social, racial, economic, sexual—in which they were raised. Celeste’s mother is overbearing. Chris’s parents dote on their son but remain ignorant of his homosexuality. Chris and Celeste form a bond that helps them survive the warfare they undertake against their world’s mores and strictures. Due to a high school prank gone wrong,... more
  • TESSA'S HEART: A Texas Story

    by Jackie Lewis
    TESSA’S HEART A TEXAS STORY It’s 1952, and in the small town of Yoakum, Texas, Tessa Louise Carter – a quirky, sassy, back-talking nine-year-old – finds herself torn between her deeply religious but foul-mouthed grandmother, and her beautiful bed-hopping mother. Tessa doesn’t have many friends and takes solace from talking with the ghosts of her dead great-grandmother and great-aunt – which doesn’t sit well with her mother or grandmother. What Tessa wants – and needs – more than anything, is ... more
  • Tessa’s Heart: A Texas Story

    by Jackie Lewis
    TESSA’S HEART A TEXAS STORY It’s 1952, and in the small town of Yoakum, Texas, Tessa Louise Carter – a quirky, sassy, back-talking nine-year-old – finds herself torn between her deeply religious but foul-mouthed grandmother and her beautiful bed-hopping mother. Tessa doesn’t have many friends and takes solace from talking with the ghosts of her dead great-grandmother and great-aunt – which doesn’t sit well with her mother or grandmother. What Tessa wants – and needs – more than anything, is a fa... more

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