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General Fiction (including literary and historical)

  • The Afterlife Chronicles

    by James Paradie
    Luke Hawkins is not a popular teenager. His parents think he's an odd one; he has no friends and has seen many shrinks. When his parents go on vacation, they leave him with his estranged sister, Samantha. What looks to be a terrible week turns out quite differently than expected. Luke never knew that he and his sister share a passionate interest in the paranormal, specifically in spirits. Luke finds an old book that gives instructions on how to get to the other side--the Afterlife ... and Luke a... more
  • Two Boys, Two Planets

    by Stuart J. Whitmore
    This is a short and easy-to-read story for beginning readers, accompanied by richly colored illustrations. In this star-gazing tale, a boy on Earth finds out he's not the only one in the solar system with a desire to visit other planets. Earth and Mars are presented in a way that highlights how different they are without presenting either planet in a negative manner. The vocabulary and sentence structure were designed to enhance reading confidence while still making the story fun to read. Resour... more
  • Josef, the Indy Car Driver

    by Chris Workman
    Apex Legends author / illustrator Chris Workman and Verizon IndyCar Series star Josef Newgarden have teamed up to create a unique racing-themed children's picture book unlike any other. "Josef, The Indy Car Driver" mixes Indy car racing education with entertaining on-track action that is sure to please kids who are interested in cars or racing fans and their parents! Set at iconic Road America, the content is designed to provide an authentic glimpse into the world of Indy car through Josef's ... more
  • For Her Courage

    by Andria M. Redlin
    A teenage girl growing up in Edwardian America sacrifices her most prized possessions to restore her grandfather's greatest treasure, and ultimately save his life.
  • When Hen Was on Her Way to Market

    by Irena Stanic Rasin
    Will imperious Hen get the help she demands to clean her muddy foot? Not unless she learns courtesy and respect. Irena Stanic Rasin’s Croatian-based cumulative folktale in which the local flora, fauna and villagers respond “No way!” to Hen’s commands, will ring true to young children on their way to understanding cooperation and perhaps a bit of humility. Color illustrations by Ivana Rasin.
  • Ghosts in Trouble

    by Joan Slowey
    Ghosts, Cormac and Lizzie, were burglars all their lives and now they can't get into heaven until the stolen goods have all been given back. But a silver tea-set is buried in the garden and no one else knows it's there. Cormac's cousin inherits the house so they ask his children, twins David and Dora, to do the digging. They don't realise that they were seen stealing the silver by John the Pots, a man of the roads, who wants the tea-set himself so he can claim a reward . . .
  • Perfect Petals: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy
    For days when you are not able to go outside and need a short lovely journey in the park and enjoy beautiful flowers...The author loves to walk and photograph flowers and nature...come along my favorite path for a few minutes..... there is something unique about this park my troubles always seem to fade away.
  • Felix Finds Out!

    by Joan Slowey
    Felix lives with his uncle, Eddie, who works in a pub where someone is stealing whiskey and cigarettes.. Eddie and his friend, Mrs Boyd, suspect Hennessy who works there at weekends but is also the school caretaker. Eddie asks Felix to try and find out if Hennessy has hidden anything suspicious in the school. Felix chooses the new girl, Samantha, to help him. They find the stolen goods in a shed behind the school and Felix is anxious to tell his uncle but Samantha has other ideas, including bla... more
  • Winter Is...Ebbing, Ebbing, Ebbing Into Spring: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy
    This is a beautiful walk through the seasons with a poem that is simple and colorful. The illustrations were taken from photos by the author on her daily walks in nature. The children will love the beauty and vibrant colors of each season. From the author, "I hope you enjoy the colorful display of each season recounted in this wonderful poem...Spring is always welcome...I hope you enjoy this lovely book with your children and grand-children."
  • The Land of Milk and Honey: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy

    This children's book was my first and very favorite book to write and illustrate.  This book has been a favorite of my grandchildren and my neighbor's children.  One wonderful child inspired me to publish it professionally.  She read it every single night at bedtime, she took it to school and read it to her class and she joyfully has reviewed all of my children's books since....I know she will grow up to be an inspiration to many and I am thankful.

  • Pappaw's Rendition of "Peter Piper" and His Famous Recipe for "Pickled Peppers": The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy

    This book originated from a personal event in my life.  My father left his one page will when he passed, it was his "Rendition of Peter Piper".  His wish was that I could appear on the popular "Glen Campbell Show" and recite it to gain fame and fortune.  Well, as you know, appearing on the Glen Campbell Show was not possible, but giving this endeavor thought for a few years, I decided to turn his "Rendition of Peter Piper" into a lovely children... more

  • Little Old Woman: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy

    This lovely poem and illustrations came to me as I awoke from a dream. I want to bridge the gap we have between generations and to help the family unit become more like it was many years ago. This lovely little poem expresses the emotions I feel when writing and illustrating children's book. My granddaughter helped me pick out the best drawing for the little old woman. I could tell it would be a success when she fell in the floor giggling...of course, she loved it and she has si... more

  • Sleepy Sun - Bedtime Rhyme: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy
    This book contains a group of poems that link together for a lovely bedtime journey. I made up phrases of the poems when my children were little, while we were out in the back yard chasing lightning bugs at the end of the day or watching dragonflies dance in the glow of the setting sun. This book is a journey for me back to the days when my children were little and every day was a cherished moment. As a grandmother, I reinvented many of my little sayings and made a book for my grandchildren ... more
  • Oh! Mighty Tree! The Unknown Epic of Unk!: The House of Ivy

    by Rebecca Ann Ivy
    A little sprout, swept away by a storm, ends up on the wrong side of the fence. Neighboring trees make fun and nickname him "UNK." Time passes, Unk grows and soon discovers the strong tree he has become when a great storm threatens them all. Follow Unk's journey as he finds he was destined to become a great Oh! Mighty Tree! This book encourages great values, emotional strength and character development.
  • Grog Wars, Dos

    by Anne Sweazy-Kulju

    The stand-alone partner book to Grog Wars: In 1861, Castle Beer patriarch Burke Kaufmann's nephew, August, becomes embroiled in a horrible tragedy when his girlfriend's infant is found murdered. Burke needs to get August safely out of Portland, and luck shines. Austrian Prince Maximilian, recently crowned Emperor of Mexico by Napoleon III, suddenly finds himself short a brew master when one dies en route. August agrees to go to Mexico, but with the priority of finding his gir... more

  • The Admiral and the Penguin

    by Paul Yalowitz
    A humorous and touching story of a retired Admiral who goes on one last adventure to Antarctica to capture the elusive Royal Penguin. Later the Admiral has a change of heart and tries to return the Penguin home.

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