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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Caroline and the Not-Mamma

    by Barbara Leary

    A toddler alternates between terror and fury when her parents leave her in the care of her Grandmother for the day. To Caroline, “Grandmother” is “Not-Mamma. She screams at the woman’s every attempt to make her happy and imagines the worst about the kindly woman: Terrifying teeth that could eat her! Hair like wild worms! A lunch of red snakes! But as the day goes on, Caroline’s fears fail to materialize and she finds it harder and harder to remain grumpy.... more

  • A Goddess Among Men

    by Daniel Davidsohn

    From the primitive ruggedness of the Amazon rainforest to the privileged society of New York, three generations experience triumph and tragedy in this saga of loyalty, corruption, greed . . . but one woman has the power to change it all.

    In 1907, Julian Welch and Alan Reid meet by chance in the jungles of the Amazon attracted by the riches of the rubber boom. Pioneers in an era of uncertainty, they form an unlikely alliance and establish the foundation for a successful ... more

  • Fending off a Dragon from Hebe Haven

    by Zen Cheng
    Jeff Li lost his parents after his father was wrongfully accused of spying for China. Years later he was working as a double agent in Hong Kong and feeling the need for a change to cope with isolation and self-doubt. The year of 2019 presented opportunities for him to advance his CIA career and his relationship with his girlfriend who did not know about his secret occupation. Several assignments during this year placed Jeff on the scenes of police brutality against the protesters in Hong Kong an... more
  • Elle of Portuana

    by Samuel Narh

    Elle of Portuana is about environmental stewardship. Assist Elle to plant more trees across the world.

    Elle is from a small town by the beach named Portuana. She loves trees, nature, and saving money. This picture book takes a child into Elle's world. The child then sees how Elle ties all her passions together.

     

  • From The Wolf's Den

    by Kirsty Campbell
    Stefan Gundelach, a six-year-old Jewish boy, is forced to flee from Berlin, Germany after SS officers destroy the orphanage he resides in during Kristallnacht. With very few other options, Stefan is sent via the Kindertransport scheme to Britain where he enrols in the Grimley Institute For Boys, a boarding school situated in Gravesend, Kent. Having left his father-figure, Frank Falkenberg, and his best friend, Jens Wintermeyer, behind, Stefan struggles to adapt to British life and is left fe... more
  • Collected Plays

    by Jonathan Land Evans

    The book gathers together all of my seventeen short plays and skits written to date; mostly humorous in nature. It is presented in series with my 'Collected Stories' {which was recently given a favourable review by The U.S. Review of Books}. Like most of Mr. Evans's books, this hardcover book is available from Lulu.com. He has also recently released a pair of inexpensive paperback mini-collections of stories through Amazon KDP: Six of the Best: Selected short stories... more

  • Chill Out & Stop Making This Weird

    by Kelly Olson
    Will lovable & confused Maddie endure one.more.day of the puberty unit at school? A bra fitting? Her first period? Maddie always resorted to humor with a dash of sass to get through every awkward moment, but then a question dropped from the sky like an atomic bomb hitting the lunch table. “Maddie, have you had your period yet?” Suddenly being clueless and braless wasn’t so funny. Where is the puberty survival manual filled with step-by-step instructions when you desperately need one?
  • A Tuesday Kind of Love

    by Lyndsi Richards
    A Tuesday Kind of Love is about a beautiful gorilla named Lani which means "heavenly" in Hawaiian, and a handsome monkey named Kanoa which means "the free one". They live in a tropical jungle and fall in love very quickly. They have twins together but end up realizing when the twins are very young they don't want the same life. So they decided splitting up would be the best decision for the family. They continue to show gratitude towards each other knowing it is important for the children to see... more
  • White Lightning Don't Strike Twice

    by Nathaniel David Knox
    The choice was simple—moonshine or die. Ralph Honeycutt wanted nothing to do with hauling illegal moonshine for the local bootlegging syndicate—but he soon learns things ain’t that easy in Prohibition country. When a brood of masked, machine-gun-toting devils threaten to kill him and his whole family, it soon becomes clear Ralph only has one way out. Roped into smuggling moonshine in exchange for protection, Ralph finds himself working for the Waterloo Shiners—a clandestine group of outlaw... more
  • Enticed by Love

    by Lynn Lawler

    Henrietta Bailey is a mysterious woman who has spent her entire life living in the town of Crescent, a sleepy beach community in Central Coastal California. She loves the beach, the ocean air, and the town itself. Her simple life fulfills her. However, she spends much of her time reminiscing about her long-lost love, a woman who left her devastated.

    Now, another woman awaits on the horizon; a wise, intelligent, and sexy lady who is sophisticated beyond her years. This woman yearns for h... more

  • Exposure

    by Adam Cliff
    After the passing of their father in 1992, Harold Pritchett’s children take control of high quality photographs that Harold took in the Dealey Plaza area on November 22, 1963. One son, with guidance from an unscrupulous reporter, has the photos evaluated by a Kennedy assassination historian who identifies known government operatives in incriminating circumstances. Sonny’s attempt to deliver “Box 63” to researchers unravels as his family is exposed to vicious attacks from the Kansas City mob an... more
  • Just Before Too Late

    by Mel Currie
    Paul McCarahan has killed twice. The first time it was in Germany, his Afro-German mother’s country. The second time the theater was Pittsburgh, his hometown. The latter killing made him something of a hero to the local African American community, from which he nonetheless has drifted away. However, it is the violent struggle in the Rhineland when he was nineteen years old that has marked him, apparently for life. This “victory” remains his dark secret. He muses that it might be his guiding lig... more
  • Saving Jahan

    by Hans Joseph Fellmann
    A Peace Corps volunteer in Central Asia finds purpose in helping a friend escape a life of servitude. Johann Felmanstien is going nowhere in life. He has no money, no job, no girl, and a degree that would look better as a doormat than on his CV. He applies for the Peace Corps and is accepted. His country of service is the Central Asian republic of Turkmenistan, which is seventy percent desert and run by a totalitarian dictator with a cult of personality. Johann is sent to teach English i... more
  • The Storm 1776

    by Tom Schneider
    Christmas night, 1776. General Washington is losing the Revolutionary War. In a desperate attempt to turn the corner, he plans to cross the Delaware River and lead a surprise attack on Hessian forces in Trenton, New Jersey in the midst of a winter storm. Amongst Washington's troops is 14-year-old Nathan Smith, whose mother has just been murdered by a group of Hessian soldiers. While trying to care for his younger sister and track down his father, Nathan's manhood will be tested and transformed d... more
  • Lordly Wadson

    by Jonathan Land Evans

    The book (warmly reviewed and 'recommended' by The U.S. Review of Books) comprises two comic novelettes and three shorter entertainments, all set in Bermuda in the late 1930s and featuring the character Lordly Wadson, a private detective who sometimes secretly moonlights as the humorous calypso singer 'Lord Tightwad', plus various of his associates and a rotating cast of American visitors to the resort island. The original novelette ('White Roads and Moonlight'... more

  • kelachandra

    by Albin Benny
    Now a day’s water courses are polluting day by day so we need purified water. in fact we can get more water purifiers and water filter but we have more money loss such as maintaining these system and replacements and other. The best way to fresh water with in your budget is installing well re charging system. It’s a new method for storing water with less money. We stored rain water for installing some products and stored it in well. So we can get good water sources and giving many fresh water wi... more

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