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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • Zombies Don't Eat Catnip

    by Tiffani Burkett
    The diary of a cat during the zombie apocalypse is more than just naps and wet food reviews. When the Slow Walkers showed up, Clutch the Calico had no idea her humans would be so bad at not getting eaten. From power outages to shopping trips, saving Greg and his six-year-old daughter from the undead quickly turned into a full time job. But if Clutch doesn't want to lose her supply of Furrtastic Feast and cuddles, she'll do whatever it takes to keep her humans safe. For the Cat Lovers and the... more
  • Treasure Isle: A Swashbuckling Tale of a Boy and his Parrot

    by Catherine Corcoran

    When a boy and his parrot set sail in search of pirates' treasure, they find themselves on an unexpected adventure. Can they find their way to the place where X marks the spot? Lyrically written by Catherine Corcoran, with beautiful illustrations by Natalie Lundeen, Treasure Isle will delight readers, young and old, as they follow this brave crew-of-two on their journey through fair winds and following seas.

  • The Year We Were Famous: Helga and Clara Estby's Walk Across a Changing America

    by Carole Estby Dagg

    Based on the true story of a mother-daughter walk acros Victorian America in a race against time to save the family farm.

  • Autism is my superpower!

    by Gayle Allsop
    Isabella tells you why her and her siblings believe autism is something to celebrate.
  • Hannah: The Lighthouse Girl Of Newfoundland

    by Don Ladolcetta
    Nine year old Hannah is unsure what to expect when her large family moves from the fishing village they always lived in, to an isolated lighthouse off the coast of Newfoundland. What she discovers is a life filled with adventure, wonder--and danger. As Hannah grows into a young lady, she’s determined to make the best life possible, despite ever-present adversity. Facing everything from the fury of Mother Nature to illness, and from a persistent suitor to the Great Depression and World War II,... more
  • Another Christmas Carol: A Modern Sequel to the Charles Dickens Classic

    by John C. Derr
    What if the remarkable story of Ebenezer Scrooge was true? What if the account was relayed to Dickens and he turned it into A Christmas Carol? What if the Ghostly visitations did not begin with, nor end with, Scrooge, but the Ghosts of Christmas Past, Present and Yet to Come visit one misanthropic soul in need of reclamation every Christmas Eve? This modern-day sequel to the Charles Dickens classic assumes all of the above. And this time, the spiritual trio’s attentions have been directed to a... more
  • Our Wounded Little Chickadee: Emma and Friends Rescue Injured Little Bird

    by Pamela Tomlin
    Emma and her favorite fluffy friends work together to save a small bird that is injured after it flies into a window.
  • The Chimes of Westminster: And Other Short Stories

    by Gary W. Priester
    A collection of short stories by Gary W. Priester The stories are quirky and range from chimes, to crimes, to the good old times . In the title story “The Chimes of Westminster,” Sid inherits a chiming antique mantle clock from his great aunt Florence. But does the clock possess a mind of its own? During his research, Sid discovers the clock’s unusual history. “Death” ponders the deaths we encounter in life. Our hero goes out kicking and screaming. But not before he reveals his intimate ... more
  • Reparations USA

    by Philip Wyeth

    America, 2028. The War for Equity has begun! A new bureaucracy called the Historical Reparations Administration oversees enforcement of restitution for colonialism and slavery. This is the story of everyday people caught in the crossfire between idealism and technology. A chillingly prescient dystopian satire, Reparations USA is the first of a four-book series that explores many of today's most pressing societal and political issues.

  • No More Spreading COVID-19

    by Christine E. Cirillo

    Oh no! There is a "SEApandemic" outbreak,
    The sea creatures need your help to find a way to protect themselves and others from COVID-19.
    Are you ready to be transported into the deep blue sea?
    Just wash your hands, put on your mask, and read with me!

    “No More Spreading COVID-19,” will transport readers into the deep blue sea, where a “seapandemic” arises. Will the sea creatures find a way to protect themselves from the contagious ger... more

  • Signed, A Paddy

    by Lisa Boyle
    Ireland, 1848. Fourteen-year-old Rosaleen watches her mother die. Her country is reeling from the great potato famine, which will ultimately kill more than one million people. Driven by a promise and her will to survive, Rosaleen flees her small coastal town. She eventually arrives in America at the birth of the industrial revolution and is filled with hope and a new sense of independence. Yet the more Rosaleen becomes a part of this new world, the more she longs for a community she lost and ... more
  • Enfant Terrible: Opening Acts

    by Gwydhar Gebien
    Damen Warner is the front man for a metalcore band who has hit the skids. Hard. His record label dropped him, his manager has gone missing and now his agent won’t return his calls. He is broke and homeless, and his career is deader than rock and roll. And worse—he’s thirty. In a last-ditch effort to revive his career, Damen returns to Chicago on the promise of playing Lollapalooza and his life quickly spirals into a vortex of sex, drugs, rock and roll, colorful language, explicit content a... more
  • My Truly Most Favorite Fluffy Friend

    by Pamela Tomlin
    Emma collects a group of stuffed animal friends. They help her to feel safe at bedtime each night so that she doesn't get scared all by herself.

    by Matt McMahon

    Phil Kyle likes being an introvert. But when he reads a passage that makes him realize he has never had a meaningful relationship - with anyone - he ditches his mildly successful career for an isolated mountain cabin. Phil makes a few tentative friendships in the mountains and a few enemies. Between internal and external skirmishes Phil meets sages from the Himalayas, rescues damsels in distress, soars among the clouds, and falls in love. All within forty miles of his cabin. After an incident... more

  • Lonk the Loooong Giraffe

    by Daniel H. Lee
    Lonk the Loooong Giraffe travels to the Grand Savannah, in search of a new life. The problem? He literally stands out from the crowd because of his unusually long neck. The other animals are not at all welcoming to Lonk. One day, foraging for food, he encounters several different animals. With each encounter, he finds his long neck is a benefit, not a detriment. At the end of the story, Lonk has managed to not only help others in need but create long-lasting relationships in the process.
  • Down Under

    by Georgia Faye
    Sam’s free-spirited nature leads her to Australia and anywhere else that smelled of adventure. Her lust for life often led her down rabbit holes, discovering the places where her fears lived. To create balance, she builds her life around American expats who become her family. Extravagant parties, intimate gatherings and the intrigues of the rich and famous, she finds herself wrapped in a love triangle torn between two suitors - a stalwart Aussie teacher who shares his enthusiasm of the Outback, ... more