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A Guam-O-Rama!

by Dave Slagle eBookIt.com (August 24, 2014)

Guam-O-Rama is the impossibly absurd, fictitious story of an American federal agent tracking down an international freedom fighting computer genius. While on Guam the agent meets a mysterious young woman who...


The Great Mystery

by Travis Ph.D. Slone eBookIt.com (February 21, 2013)

The Great Mystery is a timeless message for the entire world, and offers life-changing perspective to those who make the journey.

As the story begins, a sick young soldier is rushed into the emergency room, and...


I Did Not Kill My Husband

by Liu Zhenyun, Sylvia Li-chun Lin & Howard Goldblatt Arcade (October 14, 2014)

Li Xuelian, married to Qin Yuhe, is pregnant with their second child. Happy news? Not in China, with its one-child policy. It is a crime. What is she to do? Her only option is divorcing before the second child...


THE DARK MAN

by Roberto Pace & Pasquale Verdicchio Guernica (January 01, 2005)

The appearance of Dark Man cannot be an event without consequence. Once come into this world, he will entice you with candy, seep into your skin, and savour your blissful ignorance of his purpose. Roberto Pace...


River of the Brokenhearted

by David Adams Richards Arcade (August 05, 2014)

From David Adams Richards, winner of the Giller Prize and the Governor General’s Award, comes a magnificent and haunting novel about the entwinement of remembered love and unforgotten hate.

Spanning generations,...


Hillwilla: A Novel

by Melanie Forde Mountain Lake Press (February 17, 2014)

Beatrice Desmond, 55, lives on a remote farm nestled in a deep hollow in southern West Virginia. A native of Boston and a graduate of an Ivy League college, Beatrice is a fish out of water in Seneca County;...


Great Short Novels of Henry James

by Henry James & Philip Rahv Skyhorse (June 17, 2014)

Henry James was one of the greatest and most prolific American authors ever to have lived.

Henry James believed that the short novel was the perfect literary form, and his achievements here brilliantly display...


Gifts

by Nuruddin Farah Arcade (April 18, 2011)

The second novel in Nuruddin Farah's Blood in the Sun trilogy, Gifts is the beguiling tale of a Somali family and the struggles of its powerful matriarch to keep it whole. Duniya is a single mother, raising...


#freetopiary

by Peter Burnett Skyhorse (April 01, 2014)

In an age of NSA spying and unprecedented government oversight, young Alan Stewart wants nothing to do with change—that is until he is arrested for a crime he didn’t commit, and forced to face reality.

Consumerism,...


The Great Novels and Short Stories of Somerset Maugham

by W. Somerset Maugham Skyhorse (March 04, 2014)

This compilation contains three complete novels and eight major short stories from the canon of one of the twentieth century’s most enduringly popular fiction writers.

From London to Hong Kong, from Paris to...


Limbo

by Esther Figueroa Arcade (March 04, 2014)

Limbo is a character driven environmental murder mystery set in the shifting sands of Jamaica’s environmental policies. Flora is the dynamic leader of an environmental organization set to expose the corporate...


Brick Shakespeare

by John Mccann, Monica Sweeney & Becky Thomas Skyhorse (November 01, 2013)

Enjoy four of Shakespeare’s tragedies told with LEGO bricks. Here are Hamlet, Macbeth, Romeo and Juliet, and Julius Caesar enacted scene by scene, captioned by excerpts from the plays. Flip through one thousand...


The Republic of Wine: A Novel

by Mo Yan & Howard Goldblatt Arcade (January 23, 2012)

In this hypnotic epic novel, Mo Yan, the most critically acclaimed Chinese writer of this generation, takes us on a journey to a conjured province of contemporary China known as the Republic of Wine—a corrupt...


Wyoming: A Novel

by Barry Gifford Arcade (January 12, 2012)

A subtle, impeccably rendered new novel from one of America's most distinctive writers.A woman and her young son are traveling together by car through the southern and midwestern United States in the mid-to-late...


The Essay

by Robin Yocum Arcade (October 08, 2012)

Jimmy Lee Hickam grew up along Red Dog Road, a dead-end strip of gravel and mud buried deep in the bowels of Appalachian Ohio. It is the poorest road, in the poorest county, in the poorest region of the state....


Facing the Music

by Andrea Goldsmith Andrea Goldsmith (January 01, 2013)

Facing the Music explores the dark side of ambition and the ambiguous passions which surround creativity. Duncan Bayle is a successful composer whose genius has faltered. He blames his problems on the sudden...


Modern Interiors

by Andrea Goldsmith Andrea Goldsmith (February 01, 2013)

MODERN INTERIORS rummages around in the back rooms and passageways of the family. When her husband dies, Philippa Finemore, formerly a pillar of the Establishment, is determined to broaden her life. She sells...


Gracious Living

by Andrea Goldsmith Andrea Goldsmith (February 01, 2013)

Gracious Living plunges into the excesses of the 1980s. Adrian Dadswell, an entrepreneur, is the owner of a holiday resort that boasts everything from an indoor golf range to a fake rain forest. Adrian has a...


Under the Knife

by Andrea Goldsmith Andrea Goldsmith (January 01, 2013)

Alexander Otto has it all - eminence as a surgeon, admiring colleagues, a loving family. Yet from the opening lines of this modern tragedy, he is a man on the run. What secrets lie beneath the successful veneer...


My Father, His Son

by Reidar Jonsson & Marianne Ruuth Arcade (April 06, 2012)

A young man named Ingemar Johansson joins the Swedish merchant marine, sails to many distant ports, has a variety of funny and poignant adventures, and searches everywhere for his father


The Poet

by Alex Skovron Hybrid Publishers (February 01, 2013)

'The Poet' is a tale of obsession, art, and the thresholds between day and night. Manfred is a nondescript insurance clerk, inflexibly honest and imbued with a profound sense of order. He is also a prolific...


Up Nights

by Daniel Kine Ooligan Press (May 01, 2013)

Up Nights, Daniel Kine's second book, is a classic road novel for a new generation. In raw, unrelenting prose, Kine tells the story of the complexities of human relationships when four friends embark on an existential...


Land Run

by Mark Graham Bumblebee House Ink (June 19, 2013)

Developer Rusty Watson is determined to acquire, by any means necessary, a plot of land owned by an elderly man in the Willow Springs, Oklahoma, community. Driven by greed and personal torment, Rusty is hell-bent...


Lorna Doone (Mermaids Classics)

by Richard Doddridge Blackmore eBookIt.com (May 18, 2013)

Lorna Doone: A Romance of Exmoor (1869) by Richard Doddridge Blackmore (1825- 1900) is a romance novel set in 17th century England in the region of Exmoor. The story follows a farmer named John Ridd who falls...


The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (Mermaids Classics)

by Anne Brontë eBookIt.com (May 18, 2013)

The Tenant of Wildfell Hall (1848) by Anne Bronte (1820-1849) is a romance classic novel based on the mysterious widow Mrs Helen Graham who arrives at Wildfell Hall and takes up residence in the mansion with...


Agnes Grey (Mermaids Classics)

by Anne Brontë eBookIt.com (May 18, 2013)

Agnes Grey by Anne Bronte (1820 -1849) is a classic novel based on the life of working as a governess. It is set in the Victorian era and follows the story of Agnes, the daughter of a minister who finds employment...


Wuthering Heights (Mermaids Classics)

by Emily Brontë eBookIt.com (May 18, 2013)

Wuthering Heights (1847) by Emily Bronte (1818 -1848) is a classic novel initially published under the pen name "Ellis Bell". The story is about the love between Catherine Earnshaw and Heathcliff who is her...


My Reminiscences

by Rabindranath Tagore eBookIt.com (April 18, 2013)

I know not who paints the pictures on memory's canvas; but whoever he may be, what he is painting are pictures; by which I mean that he is not there with his brush simply to make a faithful copy of all that...


Things Were Never the Same Afterward

by Mike Jd Trial AKA-Publishing (February 21, 2013)

In every life there are moments when things change and we are never the same afterward. Sometimes we make our choices with careful consideration. Other times circumstances thrust change upon us and we must act...


Pulling Down the Stars

by James Laidler Hybrid Publishers (December 20, 2012)

Charlie Lansdowne's life is going nowhere ... fast. Trapped at home with his eccentric father, Roger, and his stroke-affected grandfather, Frank, he finds life a daily exercise in dysfunction as three generations...


Close is Fine

by Eliot Treichel Ooligan Press (November 01, 2012)

Like an album of Polaroid snapshots, Close Is Fine is a finely wrought collection of stories that gives us a brief glimpse into the quirky and complex lives of the inhabitants of a rural Wisconsin town. At times...


Teacher Akinyi

by Lawrence A. Konjuro African Storybook Initiative (September 30, 2018)

A short and simple story about a wonderful teacher and what she teaches us.


Father Helps Creepy and Sally

by Daniel Kivri Library For All (July 27, 2018)

Father the farmer grows winged beans and soya beans, but they can't all enjoy the sun at the same time. How can he help all the beans in his garden to grow?

Reading Level 3

Papua New Guinea Collection

Keywords:...


Remy The Raindrop

by Stephanie Gall Library For All (September 27, 2018)

Remy lives in a fluffy cloud, until the sun warms the cloud and he drifts to the ground with his friends. This is a gentle story about the rainforest water cycle. Reading Level 3 Keywords: natural world; water;...


The River of Death: A Tale of London In Peril

by Fred Merrick White Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

Another in the "Doom of London" series, in which the author sounds a clarion call of potential disasters that may fall upon the great city. Here he relates a tale of environmental contamination leading to a...


The Invisible Force

by Fred Merrick White Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

A Story of What Might Happen In the Days to Come, When Underground London is Tunnelled In all Directions for Electric Railways, If an Explosion Should Take Place In One of the Tubes. A short story in the "Doom...


The Dust of Death:  The Story of the Great Plague of the Twentieth Century

by Fred Merrick White Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

A short story in the "Doom of London" series. It begins:

"The front door bell tinkled impatiently; evidently somebody was in a hurry. Alan Hubert answered the call, a thing that even a distinguished physician...


The Four Days' Night

by Fred Merrick White Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

Another in the "Doom of London" series, in which the author sounds a clarion call of potential disasters that may fall upon the great city. Here he relates a tale of air pollution. Excerpt:

They crawled along...


The Mystery of Orcival

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (July 13, 2019)

The second mystery in the Monsieur Lecoq Series.


Dead Inside (Maggie Jamieson Crime Thriller, Book 1)

by Noelle Holten Killer Reads (May 31, 2019)

‘Hugely confident … harrowing, visceral … recommended’ Ian Rankin

‘Kept me hooked’ Angela Marsons

‘An excellent read’ Martina Cole

'Gritty, dark and chilling’ Mel Sherratt

A dark and gripping...


The Little Gift Shop on the Loch

by Maggie Conway HQ Digital (May 31, 2019)

‘SUCH a delightful read!’ Goodreads reviewer

Home is where the heart is…

Lily Ballantine is still reeling from losing her job and the man she’s head over heels for all in one afternoon! So with her...


All That’s Dead: The new Logan McRae crime thriller from the No.1 bestselling author (Logan McRae, Book 12)

by Stuart MacBride HarperCollins (May 30, 2019)

There’s a darkness in the heart of Scotland…

The stunning new Logan McRae thriller from No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller Stuart MacBride.

Scream all you want, no one can hear…

Inspector Logan McRae is looking...


Cleek: the Man of the Forty Faces

by Thomas W. Hanshew Feedbooks (March 25, 2018)

An ex-cracksman turned Scotland Yard detective, Cleek's slim and faultlessly dressed form is topped by an india-rubber-like face, of which he has remarkable control. With the power to distort and transform his...


All That’s Dead: The new Logan McRae crime thriller from the No.1 bestselling author (Logan McRae, Book 12)

by Stuart MacBride HarperCollins (May 20, 2019)

There’s a darkness in the heart of Scotland…

The stunning new Logan McRae thriller from No. 1 Sunday Times bestseller Stuart MacBride.

Scream all you want, no one can hear…

Inspector Logan McRae is looking...


The Never Game: The gripping new thriller from the No.1 bestselling author

by Jeffery Deaver HarperCollins (May 14, 2019)

Escape or die trying…

No.1 international bestseller Jeffery Deaver returns with a stunning new thriller – the first in an exciting series featuring enigmatic investigator Colter Shaw.

‘Masterful storytelling...


The Lerouge Case

by Emile Gaboriau Standard Ebooks (July 09, 2019)

The first of Gaboriau's detective novels introduces a young police officer, and amateur detective named Monsieur Lecoq.


Water Shall Refuse Them

by Lucie McKnight Hardy Dead Ink (July 04, 2019)

“A coming of age story where the threat of violence shimmers like a heat haze.” – Andrew Michael Hurley, The Loney “Something strong, vivid and disquieting grows tall from Folk Horror soil in this novel.”...


The Huntress

by Kate Quinn HarperCollins (April 18, 2019)

‘If you enjoyed The Tattooist of Auschwitz, read The Huntress by Kate Quinn’ The Washington Post ‘Fascinating, brilliantly written, enthralling – just phenomenal’ Jill Mansell

*From the bestselling...


The Time of Our Lives

by Portia MacIntosh HQ Digital (April 12, 2019)

Love is in the air…?

 

Luca is used to being the ‘single one’ at weddings – it happens, when all your other friends are engaged, married or taken. But when she bumps into Tom, her friend from university...


Spring Skies Over Bluebell Castle (Bluebell Castle, Book 1)

by Sarah Bennett HQ Digital (April 01, 2019)

‘Delightfully romantic and touching.’ Phillipa Ashley on Sunrise at Butterfly Cove She wasn’t looking for love…

When Lucie Kennington flees the bright lights of London for the quiet Derbyshire countryside,...