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By Kyle Alexander Romines

When drone pilot David Hunter is recruited to join a top-secret military program, he learns the government is working on a new kind of drone—one that is as much flesh and bone as code and tech. Once the program’s true nature stands revealed, it’s up to David to decide if he will continue to follow orders or become more than their weapon.

Fantasy and Science-fiction

Portal Through the Pond

By David K. Anderson

Fall into the pond, and land in an alien world. When her grandmother dies, 13-year-old Christy inherits an old family secret: the pond behind her house is in fact a portal to another world. What’s more, she learns that her grandfather went through the portal when he mysteriously “disappeared” nine years ago. Christy tries to respect her grandmother’s final wishes and not go exploring, but when a classmate named Rob falls into the pond, she has to act…


The Runaway

By Peter J. Thompson

A corrupt corporation. Ruthless assassins. Will the family that runs together…die together? Zach Monaghan just became a target. Under witness protection from his father’s whistleblowing, his reckless desire to win back a normal life compels him to run away. But escaping his new identity won’t last long if two contract killers catch up to him…

Mysteries & Thrillers

Reluctant Hood

By Kendrai Meeks

When Geri Kline attempts to create a new future in Chicago, her old life starts to creep in. Her lab professor turns out to be a vampire and the half-mad werewolf stalking campus is desperate for her help. No matter how much she wants to leave her lupine-lurking days behind, the world of night proves uncooperative. With her friends in danger, can she become the red-cloaked hood the world needs?

Fantasy and Science-fiction

Beneath Deception

By A.L. Long

Everyone has a story and for Xavier London, he preferred to keep his hidden. As ruthless as he was, he still had morals and those morals included betraying the one man who saved his life. He never thought that meeting one woman could change everything.


Diary of the Displaced 1

By Glynn James

There is a place where nightmares are real. A dark and terrifying place that is hidden from the world we know, by borders that only the most unfortunate of souls will ever cross. James Halldon woke up in the dark, alone. No food. No water. No light. Almost no memories of his past. Things moved in the darkness around him. Things that growled. And daytime never seemed to come.


End of Ever After

By E. L. Tenenbaum

A unique Cinderella retelling! Ella looks back on her faerytale rise from cinderwench to the queen called CinderElla, and not just on the magic, but on the lies, the betrayal, the truth of her Prince Charming. When did everything go so horribly wrong? Can Ella get back her ever after? The first in a five-part companion series that rewrite the classic tales of happily ever after!

Teen and Young Adult

Wicked Little Saints

By Tanya R. Taylor

Three years ago, a bus full of middle grade school children went missing. None of the victims’ parents have seen or heard from their beloved children since. Dr. Mira Cullen is made aware of the plight of her boss’s family and feels compelled to help in any way she can. After embarking upon the investigation using nothing but the unusual gifts she’d been born with, will she bring satisfactory closure to the puzzling mystery or will she discover something involving the missing children that is most unfathomable and disturbing?

Mysteries & Thrillers

Surprise Delivery

By R.R. Banks

One night was all we had. He’s a gorgeous doctor on a mission to save the world. I’m a secretary that’s just trying to make ends meet…Dressed in a ball gown at the masked ball. I felt like Cinderella that night. And for the first time I felt beautiful, even graceful. Until…I spilled my drink down the sexy stranger’s suit. Turns out he’s Duncan Clyburn. A surgeon from one of the wealthiest families in NYC. Yeah,we come from completely different worlds. Yet, we shared one unforgettable passionate night together. Now he’s in a war-torn country saving lives. At least that’s what I thought. Till he walked back into my life…


Adela’s Prairie Suitor

By Elaine Manders

Most of the ladies attending the Harvard Annex hope to attain a quality education and advance the status of women—except Adela Mason. All she wants is marriage and a home of her own. After corresponding with Byron Calhoun, a Kansas farmer, for several months, she’s convinced he’s the man God has chosen for her. She accepts his invitation to visit the farm so he can “court her properly.” Byron finds Adela as sweet and charming as her letters have indicated, but will she marry him when she finds out he’s in danger of losing the farm?



By Hourly History

Pirates dominate movie box office profits, they are theme park entertainment, and they occupy a place in popular culture that has outlasted the era when they originally ruled the seas. Contemporary audiences may find it hard to reconcile the perceived glamor of Captain Jack Sparrow with the authentic bloodlust and greed of the real pirates who killed without conscience, kidnapped innocent victims for ransom, and ravaged, bribed, and robbed their way into legend. Read more about the reality of the Golden Age of Piracy to find out whether or not Hollywood’s version can possibly compare with the truth.

Biographies & History

If You Lived Here, You’d Be Perfect by Now

By Robin Hardwick

If you were a teen during the mid-80s to mid-90s, chances are you have read a Sweet Valley High book. You may have discovered them at your local library, their soft-focus, pictures of beautiful blond twins beckoned you. They seemed sophisticated, dangerous. You probably were on the cusp of starting high school and couldn’t stop reading anything and everything about what high school was like. If You Lived Here, You’d Be Perfect Right Now chronicles author and retro pop culture enthusiast Robin Hardwick rereading the entire series and documents a grown woman’s view of the angst and absurdity of the lives of the perfect Wakefield twins Each book of the series is revisited with equal parts sociological lens, parody, and sardonic nostalgia.


Pineapple Pack

By Amy Vansant

The first three Pineapple Port Mysteries—Murder, romance & laughs strike a Florida retirement community full of characters you’ll never forget! The twist: The resident ace detective is only twenty-six.

Mysteries & Thrillers