Black Volta, Pete KJ

African American Fiction, Literature & Fiction

A murderer returns to Africa, seeking atonement for killing an innocent. Now that Carlos has emptied out his life, his past torments him. He can’t go forward until he goes back–to Ghana–to own up to crimes he committed as a young man. A woman escapes poverty in Africa, but is trapped in a life supporting … Read more

Why Can’t Somebody Just Die Around Here?, Gerhard Maroscher

History NonFiction, NonFiction

A sweeping story of a Romanian family’s miraculous survival of WWII, becoming refugees, fleeing communism, starving after the war, and coming to the USA to live the American Dream. Life in rural Romania was full of promise for the young Maroscher family. Gustav loved teaching and Helene was busy raising two boys and managing their … Read more

Hollow Bones, B. Narr

Gay & Lesbian Fiction, Horror & Occult, Literature & Fiction

Scrubby, hidden weeds snatched at their clothes like hands. No further, they whispered, go back. Ornithologists Danielle Wright and Luca Navarro are trying to save the Caddo Lake wetlands from an oil pipeline. Local boat tour guide Harper Benoit is trying to save her family business from collapse. None of them know that there’s something much … Read more

Phantom Church: The Dead Sea Conspiracy, James Sanford Jr

Historical Fiction, Literature & Fiction

In 1946/47 a young Bedouin sheepherder accidentally discovers clay jars containing ancient parchment covered with an unknown writing. The discovery of the scrolls at Qumran Wadi near the Dead Sea, along with myriad ancient documents and fragments is heralded as the greatest archeological find of the past century. They are also the source of enormous … Read more

Hereditary Magic, Suzanne M. Sabol

Literature & Fiction, Romance, Supernatural & Paranormal

Brittany Hughes is the most powerful witch of her generation but at twenty-one, she lacks the control of more mature witches. After a vampire attack that killed several people, including her mother, Brittany is abandoned by her coven and set adrift into the preternatural world. But she’s not alone. Brittany has earned the respect of … Read more

Of Reapers and Ravens, M. York

Detective & Private Investigator, Fantasy, Literature & Fiction

Ciel Gerhardt spends her life in a drunken haze with tavern brawls and passion-filled one night stands to keep her from dwelling too much on the past. Her sober days, though limited, are spent helping her brother, Ambrose, run his failing detective agency. That is, until a professor at Heid’s University for the Arcane Arts … Read more

Lessons from the Frogs I’ve Kissed, Krystal Kolnik

NonFiction, Parenting & Relationships

Q. What do a dope addict, an abusive fisherman, a man still in love with his gay ex-wife, the eternal bachelor, he-who-made-me-the-centre-of-his-universe and a sexy Chilean all have in common? A. Me! I invite you to be a fly on the wall as I revisit all my significant adult relationships and share the invaluable life … Read more