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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Lion Heart

    by Matthew Swearingen
    In Lion Heart, the rhyming text leads the reader on an quest to find the missing parts of a geometric shaped lion hidden within the vibrant illustrations. The text encourages the reader to be strong, perseverant and collaborative in their search. The artwork is influenced by the illustrators travels, primarily throughout the west, and through hometown memories. The author and illustrator are sister and brother. Lion Heart is a self-published work.
  • Mickey Mantle's Last Home Run

    by Steven A Falco
    TJ and Jonathan are teen-age friends and teammates on the JV baseball team. Like many young people growing up in America in the late sixties they have heroes. For TJ, who is white, it is Mickey Mantle, the aging star of the New York Yankees. For Jonathan, who is black, it is Martin Luther King Jr., the leader of the civil rights movement. Their friendship is strained to the breaking point when Martin Luther King Jr. is assassinated. Jonathan, who is shattered by the murder, blames all white peop... more
  • Love, Lust & WTF?!!

    by Nikki Sitch
    Love, Lust & WTF?!!, Daisy's single again and riding the dating rollercoaster, experiencing it all: the orgasmic excitement, the melancholy blah, and the eyes-pop-out-of-your-head ugly of online dating, on her search to find true love. In the blink of an eye, Daisy’s life was flipped upside down when her soulmate, Adam, was ripped from this world, leaving Daisy and her daughters crushed. It has been a long and difficult struggle picking up the pieces and raising her girls alone for two years... more
  • Shark Bites

    by T. C. Bartlett
    Humorous shark cartoons that take a bite out of your funny bone.
  • The Perfect Dot

    by T. C. Bartlett
    The story of a single dot of energy drifting alone in the Great Void of the Unknown that ignites the beginning of time.
  • The Lost and Lonely Tumbleweed

    by T. C. Bartlett
    A tumbleweed named Spike takes off in search of a friend.
  • Birds Fly, A Cat Tries

    by T. C. Bartlett
    A cat wants to fly. Each effort ends in failure but with the help of a few birds, the cat finally takes flight.
  • Never Was a Grump Grumpier

    by T. C. Bartlett
    While rolling along, a Grump encounters a plant, a flower, and a tree and tells them to move out of the way. But the blade of grass, flower, and tree can't move. So the Grump proceeds to eat them all up to nothing, and the Grump quickly learns that its grumpiness has dire consequences.
  • Let's Tour the World: A Globe Adventure

    by Theresa Lynn
    Imagine spinning the globe and finding yourself in many wonderful places around the world. A family is making plans for a summer trip. A young boy grabs his globe and gives it a spin. He realizes this is not just an ordinary globe. As it spins and glows, he is whisked away to many fun and exciting places. He is on a journey to find ideas for summer vacation.
  • The Other Shoes of Larry Martin, 1: Book One: Revelation of Lies

    by Pavane Ravel

    "The Other Shoes of Larry Martin" is a story of transformation; a story of emotional, physical, and metaphysical growth achieved by a remarkable young journalist, Larry Martin. Larry Martin is a young man - the only child of an abusive father - who was unwittingly indoctrinated into the belief system of the Alt-Right. Larry begins his journalism career writing for a right-wing website. After disaster strikes and he becomes homeless and unemployed, he finds the way forward to a prosp... more

  • The Moments Between Dreams

    by Judith F. Brenner
    A story of hope, courage, and perseverance Carol misses red flags about Joe’s need for control before she marries him, dashing her dreams for herself and her family. Trouble escalates after their daughter Ellie is paralyzed by the polio virus and Joe returns from WWII. Carol realizes how brutal waking life can be, and she conceals bruises and protects her children the best she can. The Moments Between Dreams is a captivating story of a 1940s housewife who conforms to the rulebook of socie... more
  • Existential Masques

    by Steven Furr
    Existential Masques is a fictional coming of age story of friendship, love, tragedy, and quests for answers. The narrative delves into mental health, marital problems from a child’s perspective, loss of loved ones, and physical and emotional trauma. While fictional, the book’s subject matter was inspired by events that the author experienced during adolescence. Set at a small private university in the fall of 1977, the story opens during a nightmare that William, a college freshman, is experi... more
  • To My Homies

    by Risha Chaurasia
    A novel exploring friendship and self discovery, To My Homies is Risha's third product. It deals with contemporary young adult issues like betrayal, lack of self esteem, toxic and fake friendships, health, insecurity and family. It goes through the journey of a group of young adults and their journey to self discovery. Their journey of overcoming the obstacles through friendship and helping each other become the best version of themselves. It imparts a message of hope and keeps the reader enthr... more
  • Jake and the Biggest Yawn Ever!

    by Chris Hardy
    When the biggest yawn ever escapes from Jake's mouth and makes his way through the neighborhood, nobody can stop the yawns from happening! Yawn after yawn, one after the other. From squirrels to mice and even coyotes, no one is safe! This soothing bedtime story will get the yawning started and will lull anyone to sleep!
  • Erev: The Evening Years of Reuben Gurewitz

    by Anne Shmelzer
    A retired Ottawa physician continues to grieve the death of his wife as a resultof a tragic accident five years previously. He resolves that he must restrain his constant ruminations and accept her death. He decides to re-visit the central Ontario city where he was born and bred, finds his once vibrant Jewish community in decline, but remembers Laura, his cherished freind of early years, finds her, and they unite in a twilight-years romance full of hope.
  • Girl Island

    by Kate Castle
    TEENAGE GIRLS CAN BE SAVAGE. Six teenage girls. One deserted island. Removed from civilised society, can they challenge class, identity and toxic femininity to pull together and survive? Or will they descend into savagery? "Mean Girls meets Lord of the Flies...I loved it.'