Guesthouse for Ganesha, Judith Teitelman

Magical Realism

In 1923, seventeen-year-old Esther Grünspan arrives in Köln “with a hardened heart as her sole luggage.” Thus begins a twenty-two-year journey, woven against the backdrops of the European Holocaust and the Hindu Kali Yuga (the “Age of Darkness” when human civilization degenerates spiritually), in search of a place of sanctuary. Throughout her travails, using cunning … Read more

The Renascent World, Carryn W. Kerr

Teen & Young Adult

A chance encounter turns her perfect life into a dangerous escape! Cruel, dark mystery laces Petriville, the town that long ago saved Cassidy Jones and her family from the meteorite strike. While Earth perished they thrived in a blissful utopia, orbiting Earth within the town’s indestructible sphere. Now Cassidy is sixteen and Gina, Petriville’s founder, … Read more