I started reading THE SECRET LIFE OF MRS. LONDON with no
knowledge of the real-life characters other than Jack
London wrote THE CALL OF THE WILD and Harry Houdini
performed magic. One of my favorite English literature
teachers taught me to love learning about the authors
behind their great Read more...
The neutrality of the Library is at stake as Librarians
Irene and Kai find themselves smack in the midst of things.
The Queen of the Southern Lands is forced to
quickly find a suitable dragon to replace her deceased
Minister and her challenge for the candidates has the
potential to Read more...
The iconic shower scene in the movie Psycho sends shivers
down the spines of most viewers, but now it's been used as
a cover for murder. A young actress is killed while viewing
the classic movie with a friend and Lieutenant Eve Dallas is
determined to find the murderer Read more...
THE WIFE BETWEEN US is hard to describe without giving
massive spoilers. We have potentially unreliable
narrators describing both the end and the beginning of
marriage to one man, Richard. The point of view switches
between the female characters, all offering their
perspective on Richard and the dissolution of one Read more...
Shelby McDonald has her hands full running the Love Blossom
Farm but she's excited about the annual county fair. She's
entering some of her homemade jams and jellies into the
county fair's contest while her son, Billy, is in a riding
competition. Unfortunately, not all of the Read more...
DRAGON TEETH takes us back to the old west in the early
days of the field of paleontology. Two men, Professor
Othniel Marsh and Edwin Drinker Cope, are engaged in a
race to discover the newest and largest number of
dinosaur fossils. William Johnson, the son of a prominent
Philadelphia Read more...
Talia Marby is nervous about the upcoming cooking contest
coming to town, but the reward money plus the urging of her
friend, Crystal Galardi, motivate her to participate. Talia
is the owner and proprietor of Fry Me a Sliver, a local
Wrensdale eatery specializing in fried foods, and she hopes Read more...
Edgar "Ed" Hill is just going through the motions of his
drudgery of a life, drinking too heavily and doing little
to help his wife, Beth, care for their kids. The morning
the asteroids strike the United Kingdom, he awakes with a
hangover and tries to turn on the tv Read more...
Jennifer Peterson needs a man, and she's got a list of the
kind of man who will qualify. Researching statistics on
divorce rates and cheating, she's discovered the various
traits and careers that should give her exactly the kind of
loving, faithful man she wants. Unfortunately, Clay Connors Read more...
Guardian Colonel Eve Baird and the Librarians, Jake Stone,
Ezekiel Jones, and Cassandra Cillian are facing their oddest
situation yet. The Clipping Books have sent them off in
various directions where unusual events are occurring, all
of them seemingly related to the Mother Goose fairytales.
Meanwhile, Librarian Flynn Carson is Read more...
INVITATION is the first cycle in The Harbingers
series as Frank Peretti, Bill Myers, Angela Hunt, and
Alton Gansky introduce us to a group of unlikely friends.
INVITATION contains four episodes, each one narrated from
a different character's perspective. INVITATION opens
with Bill Myers' "The Call", where Read more...
Olivia Kavanaugh is at a turning point in her life. Her
grandfather has died, leaving her his bookstore,
Something Old, along with an old memoir. The memoir dates
back to 1917 and tells the story of two young girls,
Frances Griffiths and Elsie Wright, who allegedly
photographed fairies in their Read more...
The University of Maradaine is bustling with activity as the
Grand Tournament of High Colleges is in progress and
visiting university students are flooding the campus.
Unfortunately, that also means there is ample opportunity
for the drug, effitte, to be sold on campus- and someone is
taking full advantage of Read more...
Harriet Knight's sister, Fliss, has protected her
throughout her life but Harriet is ready to step out on her
own and face her fears. Little did she know it would involve
climbing out of the ladies' bathroom window after a blind
date goes wrong, forcing her to end up Read more...
The last thing Jack West, Jr. remembers is arriving at a
top secret Australian military base. He wakes up to find
himself shoeless, in the dark, with a minotaur attacking
him. Because of his status as the fifth greatest warrior
of ancient prophecy, Jack has been kidnapped and is now Read more...
Winter weather is discouraging the tourists, so Cass Donovan
needs to devise another way to earn income to keep her
store, Mystical Musings, afloat. Cass carefully observes
people, a skill she utilized regularly in her psychiatric
practice, and those skills aid her in providing psychic
readings for others. She can Read more...
Richard Severance has dedicated his life to hunting for
cryptids. Recent events have led him to form a team
consisting of Lindsay Clark, Ben McKelvie, and Davis
Holland. Unfortunately, Severance has learned his old friend
and former mentor, Henry Drexler, has seemingly embraced his
family's Nazi history and is Read more...
Laurel Inwood expected something more from her adoptive
aunt's restaurant. Instead of the linen tablecloths and
soft lighting, Terminal at the Tracks is dumpy, dusty,
and bedraggled. Unfortunately, Laurel promised Sophie
Charnowski that she would help her while Sophie
recuperates from knee replacement surgery. Terminal on
the Tracks isn Read more...
The end of the world as we know it starts with the death
of a pheasant. Ross MacLeod and his family enjoy their
annual holiday trip to Scotland, not realizing that the
hunting death of the pheasant is about to trigger a
cataclysmic plague that will destroy most of the Read more...