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by Sarah Dalton
I always thought my demons came out in the day, rather than at night. I’ve never been scared of the dark. I’ve only ever been scared of real things: getting ill, having injections, physical pain… death. Those are my monsters, not ghosts or vampires or whatever else can hide under your bed at night.
I was wrong.
The dark makes everything worse.
When 17-year-old Mary Hades is admitted by her parents to a psychiatric unit, her worst nightmares are confirmed. ... more
by Evadeen BrickwoodKönnt ihr euch vorstellen auf einmal in der Vergangenheit zu leben? Nicht letztes Jahr oder bei den Römern, sondern vor richtig langer Zeit? Während eines Schulausflugs finden die cleveren Schüler Katherine, Trevor und Chryseis ein Zeitportal und gehen auf die Reise ihres Lebens. 12 000 Jahre in der Vergangenheit war alles ganz anders, oder? Sie stürzen sich in eine faszinierende Welt voller Abenteuer und entdecken eine vergessene Zivilisation. Dort treffen sie einen anderen Zeitreisenden und ... more
by Kristen PhamWith a tumultuous year behind her, Valerie is ready to start a life that doesn't include running from enemies and risking her life. Too bad someone wants her dead. No matter how much she resists, Valerie is thrust into a position where it is up to her to lead the Conjurors against the power-hungry Fractus or suffer the consequences of two worlds ruled by those who wield magic as a weapon. But the clashes don't stop on the battlefield. As Valerie finds herself torn between her new love and her... more
by Kristen PhamBelief is a powerful magic. Valerie Diaz has a power that she can't contain, and it's killing her. Bounced between foster homes and the streets, she only has time to concentrate on staying alive. But a visit from the imaginary friend of her childhood opens a world of possibilities, including a new life half a universe away on a planet that is bursting with magic. The Society of Imaginary Friends follows Valerie on a journey that straddles two worlds. In order to survive, she must tra... more
by Ann Hunter"It's about you... It matters who you believe you are.... Your potential is infinite." --Shiver, the last gryphon of Tór The most powerful force in creation has been stolen from the Tree of Life. Nurgal, Lord of Decay, is convinced the golden seed he possesses will help him end man's time on earth. The last thing he expects is for a little red hen to try and stop him. When the magic acorn strikes Rós in the head and changes how she sees the entire world, she believes the sky is falling... more
by Evadeen BrickwoodThe second book in the "Remember the Future" series. Katherine, Trevor and Chryseis embark on a ship and sail to remnants of the sunken continent of Atland. When a stolen speaking stone is found in their luggage, everybody suspects the three friends. Suddenly everybody is after the mysterious stone from the fabled land of Lyonesse and some of the strange sea creatures are not as amusing as they seem. Then the speaking stone has something to say...
by Evadeen BrickwoodCan you imagine, suddenly living in the past? Not last year or in the Roman Empire, but a really, really long time ago? During a school outing, three clever students of the ‘Pemberton Academy’ Katherine, Trevor and Chryseis find a time portal and go on the journey of their lives. 12,000 years in the past, things must have been very different, right? They want to deliver a physics project never seen before and jump into a fascinating new world of adventure. They encounter an astonishing lost civ... more
by Sam ClarkAfter millennia of so called "systematic oppression," by the galaxy's most powerful leaders, rebel and diagnosed sociopath, Varris Arterius decides to do something about it, ultimately landing himself in a satellite prison in orbit above his homeworld awaiting execution. The execution bit doesn't sit well with him. So, from the inside, with the help of a few fellow inmates, outlaws, and sociopaths, Varris sets in motion a series of events that will change the course of galactic stability for the... more
by Adam MartinWhen Boston newspaper columnist, Susan Cole, returns to her home of Oakville, Massachusetts, she is welcomed home with open arms. So she thinks. After meeting with her mother and being informally introduced to the town's new Sheriff, Patrick O'Neil, deep troubling questions of her family's history in the town soon arise. Why doesn't her mother tell her anything? Who is this new Sheriff? How did he know her name? Why had the town's people been so mean to her family before her return? Soon, she is... more
by B. K. BrainFor Doris, a swimmy in the head thirteen-year-old, it seems life can get no worse. She’s tragically unpopular at school and failing American History. She’s grounded and will not be attending the spring dance. And now a creepy bug-eyed man is going to grant her a wish, whether she likes it or not. Get lost with Doris in a world where flowers sneeze, fairies can't be trusted, and a creature that isn't quite a wolf means to kill her. Sometimes a big imagination is all you need. That, and ... more
by Amy NeftzgerBattles against darkness, a quest for truth, and a search for the book that no one can read are all part of the fantasy adventure in The War of Words. As an evil sorcerer wages war with mysterious shadows and seeks to gain control by confusing the residents as to what’s real and what isn’t, the fate of the kingdom rests in the hands of Kelsey and Nicholas. As the youngest officer in the king’s army, Kelsey fights the evil sorcerer’s shadows on the battlefield as she explores the kingdom searchi... more
by C.E. Vance
What if every fear had about your creepy next-door neighbor turned out to be true?
10- year-old Zeke Langley has become the target of his nasty new neighbor, Maxwell Grover. For reasons known only to him, the unsavory stranger seems determined to make Zeke's life miserable and force his family out of their home. Inevitably, Zeke and his best friend Winks set out on a journey to discover what Grover is hiding. What they find sends them down a road they never imagined … and on ... more
by Phoenix K. BrownAll of Proxima Centauri is shocked when Cintanella appears out of thin air during the Ocapi Kingdom ball. Arrested and thrown into the palace bottoms, her only means of escape are a set of special powers that she has no idea how to access and to make matters worse, the one-tooth wuttenburlock is not at all the help she had hoped for. Will Timbackamo and the Splendid Glossy Darling be able to save her or will she have to save herself?
by Craig R KeyAfter the world is torn apart by a war between elves and humans, an orphaned half-elf must live among the humans disguised as one to avoid the bigotry of both sides. His life is that of a poor, simple farmhand, but that soon changes when a bard from his childhood reemerges to protect him from a bloodthirsty pirate bent on using the half-elf to open a mystical passage known as the Door of Sight Unseen. With the help of a mage and a dwarven sellsword met in their travels, the half-elf discovers ... more
by Duane WurstKevin Carpenter cannot understand why a loving God would take his mother from him. His father, Richard, has tried to help his learning disabled son understand God's will, but Kevin is angry with God and wants to go to heaven to talk with him and see his mother. When Kevin's father unearths an ancient spaceship on his farm, Kevin is mesmerized by the ship and learns that it is from Elysium, the home of God. Elee, the ship's computer has transformed Kevin and his school friends into genius pilots... more
by C.G. RousingLevi Levy has no idea how powerful thoughts are and that his life depends upon them. That’s because thought-sifting isn’t something that’s taught in schools in the Earth Dimension. But everything changes when Levi is invited to participate in a remarkable program in the 11th Dimension, and he begins to discover not only the secret to getting exactly what he wants from life, but the true meaning of magic. From the unexpected way he enters the dimension, to the thrilling curriculum and eccentric f... more