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by James J. PallanteDays of Joy: The Story of the Red Suit is a tale of sweeping proportions. There are delightful elfin people, loveable anthropomorphic mice, and other wondrous creatures. Readers will fall in love with the fairies of the mysterious forest of Oltenia who are the makers of the secret fairywovencloth. But, all is not as it seems, and both the North Pole and Oltenia are terrorized by the deadly soprons who follow the mission outlined in their holy book to destroy the days of joy forever. There is mu... more
by Jackie KingonIf you struggle with your weight, and were offered an opportunity to become light, fit and have a wonderful life without dieting, would you accept? Plus-sized Molly Marbles wins a scholarship to Armstrong University on the Moon, a haven for the plus-sized set where her 287 Earth pounds instantly become 47.6 without so much as passing up a piece of pie. But when her boyfriend Drew Barron dumps her, then jumps at a job making low calorie food supplements, Molly’s weight is the least of her woes, ... more
by K DickeBlue skies. Bad vibes. Rip tides. Devon is dead, but no one is celebrating. Crushed by the grief over Em’s passing, Kris and her household struggle to move forward. A series of strange events–unnatural disasters, drug use, vandalism–has everyone on edge. When one of them triggers a memory better left buried, Kris can barely keep her head above water. Fortunately, her alter ego, Deathkill Kris, is ready to end the chaos for her. Desperate to understand and fulfill her purpose, Kris dons bla... more
by Andrea Ruygt13 year old Jody's grandmother passes away shortly after she moves to the East Coast with her mother to take care of her. What she knew of her life is falling apart as she is forced to deal with death, a grieving mother, and a school bully. But before she can embrace these changes, one night she wakes from her sleepwalking, facing an entirely new challenge: Jody he must travel through a strange world, with her worst enemy, finally face the truth and get back home.
by Tom HoffmanWhen Orville Mouse rescues an errant windblown hat on his way to work, he soon discovers the hat's shadow is not behaving as it should be. While attempting to discover the cause of this curious phenomenon, Orville and his best friend Sophia Mouse uncover a terrifying secret, soon finding themselves in a desperate race to prevent the imminent destruction of uncountable parallel worlds. With help from their old friend Proto the Rabbiton, mysterious Madam Molly, a wistful robotic curator named Copo... more
by Tom HoffmanOrville Wellington Mouse unwittingly sets off a galaxy shaking chain of events when he buys his mum a lovely birthday necklace from Miraculum's Fine Antiques. When Orville and his best friend Sophia Mouse observe a small glass marble breaking the laws of physics they set out to discover the cause of its extraordinary behavior, unexpectedly revealing the marble's astonishing connection to his mum's new necklace. The pair of young Metaphysical Adventurers soon find themselves in a desperate rac... more
by River JamesTwinkle, twinkle, little star, Forget you loved me from afar. Forget this body, and run little star. For monsters aren’t real, But humans are.
by Karen HughesA DANCING MONKEY. A DANGEROUS WISH. A SECRET GYPSY ROAD. When Nima makes a wish on the seeds of the star fruit, she releases an evil that should never have been set free. Now she must travel to the City of Emperors to put things right again. But the journey is long and treacherous, and the water spirits are waiting … The third book in the Kalika Magic series explores deeper themes of loss, sadness, resilience, and hope. A powerful story for children aged 9+.
by Farah Oomerbhoy
Aurora Firedrake returns in the spellbinding sequel to The Last of the Firedrakes.
The seven kingdoms of Avalonia are crumbling and evil is spreading across the land like a plague. Queen Morgana is close to finding a way to open The Book of Abraxas and it’s only a matter of time until she uses the power trapped inside its pages to enslave the entire world.
With Avalonia growing more dangerous by the day, Aurora must trav... more
by J. Rodes/Jennifer RodewaldBraxton Luther, the sellout. Now a part of the Den, he’s determined to make good on Eliza Knight’s faith in him—to be more than what he’d settled for when the Party had taken over. But his goal is dangerous, and not just for him. As he searches for a way to protect the silent, invisible victims of the new government, Braxton’s mission—which includes finding a way to rescue Eliza from the Reformation Camp—becomes even more complicated. Hannah Knight, Eliza’s sister, is simply too much like ... more
by J.Rodes/Jennifer Rodewald*** No one stirred in the area—people stayed in their little hovels. Hiding, most likely. From the cold, the helplessness. Maybe from the Party. Staying out of sight, like cockroaches. I am not a cockroach. *** “Apathy is the illness of the overprivileged…” Words laced with fear—and maybe a hint of prophecy. His father’s words. Words Braxton would prefer to ignore. Braxton Luther is sixteen when the Progressive Reform Party takes over the government. It can’t be that bad. So they d... more
by Russell DornA collection of middle grade scary stories that will chill to the bone, make skin crawl, and spoil appetites! These twenty-three tales of terror are sure to thrill, as are the eerie illustrations created for each narrative. Find out what happens when you try to keep the skeleton in your closet a secret, when you clown around too much, and when you are too loud in the library. Are you brave enough to read all these horror stories? Work your fingers to the bone in this scary page-turner.
by Krista WagnerTen-year old Amanda is constantly teased and tormented in school. Her home life is less than satisfactory where her widower father, often away on business trips, leaves her in the care of her indifferent teenaged sister. Worse, not a day goes by when Amanda doesn't miss her mom. To escape reality, Amanda creates fantasy stories, but when she discovers a talking golden pebble, her imagined world turns into a new-fangled reality.
by Daniel CabreraIn and out of the woods foxes live short, difficult lives which amount to nothing more than a continuation of the natural cycle of life and death. For them, there is no purpose, no choice, no actualizing dream and no future to look forward to. Life as we enjoy it can only be a mystery to them. This is the story of one such fox who came incredibly close; closer than any other fox before him to achieving so much more than the basic things that foxes need and want to do. The thing he sought was... more
by Amy McNulty
Impassive. Devious. Besieged. Naive. In the ashes of their parents’ cruel sovereignty, four teenagers are left holding the reins with no idea how to lead their peoples to peace and prosperity.
Rohesia, told she is the true heir to Hanaobi, must choose between ruling the duchy in her father’s place and returning with her cousin to seek the throne that is more rightfully hers. Without her father figure, she has little interest in either, but there is no escape from the infamou... more
by Everly Frost
The heart-stopping conclusion to the Mortality series.
"I am a threat. I am a weapon. But I am not death." Ava Holland has proven she'll do whatever it takes to protect the people she loves from the darkness sweeping across Evereach. But when Ava is captured by Evereach's forces, their real leader steps out of the shadows. Ava comes face to face with Alexander, the man who wants to use her as his own weapon of death. When the secrets of the mortal... more