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Book: Grist Vergette's Curious Clock - The Great Adventure is About to Begin... by David Carter
Johnny Vergette is repairing an old motorbike in the garage when his mother calls him into the house. Grist Vergette, his grandfather, passed away a few weeks before, and Johnny's inheritance has just arrived. It's a key. The key to Grist's old garden shed down on the allotments. Johnny goes outside where he meets Seri, the German neighbour's daughter, and the two of them set off - in the [...]
 
Book: Wake Not the Hangman by Deborah Leigh
"...palpable atmosphere and...seat-gripping suspense scenes. Energetic and spirited storytelling make this...an entertaining read." - Kirkus Reviews "...thrilling ... Engaging from the start, Leigh pushes the story forward with exciting force, particularly with her crisp, clean sentences that shine with vivid detail. With great perception, Leigh masterfully develops her characters...with honest [...]
 
Book: Webs - Even clever little spiders can get caught in their own webs... by Lily Stuart
Coming of age teen detective suspense thriller ... Webs is the first book in the bestseller Lily S: Teen Detective series of mysteries and thrillers. Part spy, part PI, sixteen-year-old Lily's policeman Dad is trying to untangle a particularly nasty death and Lily's intrigued. She's even more intrigued when she proves to him it's actually murder. Perhaps she'd make a detective too? If only she [...]
 
Book: From Pharaoh's Hand by Cynthia Green
Jackson, Tennessee had its share of murders every year. Drug deals gone sour, botched robberies, full blown domestic disputes, and crazed jealous lovers were nothing new. Even the gang violence which was once foreign to this rural town in the Bible belt had bullied its way in, and despite law enforcement's best efforts, seemed to be here to stay. Still, it was big news around town when 17 [...]
 
Book: Shadows of the Mind by Pam Randall
"Shadows of the Mind" Is a spectacular novel in which a young girl, Kim Tucker, discusses her teenage rape and pregnancy. Kim also a discussion of issues such as living with and around family members with physiological problems specifically Schizophrenia and Alcoholism. "Shadows of the Mind" is a Novel about my Family's Life. Having grown up the youngest of twelve children I had the opportunity [...]
 
Book: Walpajirri - The Legend of an Easter Bilby - The Adventures of a Rabbit-Eared Bandicoot in the Australian Desert by M.E. Skeel
If you were alone in the desert would you travel to the end of the earth to find love? Jirri did. If you loved Watership Down then you will love this true to life animal adventure. Jirri travels across the vast continent of Australia, braving floods, droughts, fire and dangerous predators to find true love and become a legend in the process. Are you tired of stories about animals that wear [...]
 
Book: Riddle of the Red Bible (A Riddle in Time) by K.T. Jae
Riddle of the Red Bible is one of the latest science fiction books to tackle time travel and ghosts together, and with a new twist. Set in Hertfordshire, England, Manila, Philippines and California, USA this exciting novel also deals with adventure, religiosity, teen romance, love for family, and courage. Like many youngsters today, Courtney Nivots is a British teenager with a dream - although [...]
 
Book: Magpies - All their deadly little treasures (Lily S - Teenage Detective) by Lily Stuart
THE teen detective is back, and looking for trouble ...or rather trouble's looking for her. They find each other in the series of little mysteries that start cropping up as soon as Lily's back at school after her brush with death, and meets the new boy, Si. He's different, like Lily is now, with her occasional narcolepsy and frequent inclination to be a private investigator about everything - but [...]
 
Book: The Irishman&Other Stories by Stephen Hazlett
Stories of people and family, of the lives, loves and tragedies of these Irish and Scots in America, and of their sons and grandchildren. "The Irishman," a man with a youthful secret left behind in the auld sod of Ireland, the secret discovered by his son who chases the truth of it back to the old country. "My Father's Son," a boy who finds himself growing into the man who was his difficult [...]
 
Book: Thirty Scary Tales - Creepy Horror Stories by Rayne Hall
Thirty creepy stories by Rayne Hall. This is subtle horror, atmospheric and unsettling rather than violent and gory. Some stories explore the paranormal, others probe into the dark corners of the human psyche. The frights may creep up on you and linger for a long time. This book is a compilation of volumes 1-5 of the Six Scary Tales books. It includes the acclaimed stories Burning and The Bridge [...]
 
Book: Platypus Dreaming - The Adventures of One Lucky Platypus and Her Friends by M.E. Skeel
Did you love Watership Down? Then read Platypus Dreaming. You won't be disappointed. Platypus Dreaming is a real life animal adventure story about one of the world's most mysterious animals. Everybody loves platypus but what do they actually know about these strange egg-laying mammals. This book will teach you more about the amazing world of the platypus than ten scientific articles, while [...]
 
Book: Spooky Stories by Kathryn Hollingworth
All of the short stories in this book have a supernatural or criminal element. One features a warning message, written in the condensation on a window by an unseen hand. There's a ghostly young woman rising from a river, a premonition, a spectre in a quarry, a haunted pub and much more besides; so read if you dare! Extract from the book: Trisha hated driving on the Barton road, even in the day [...]
 
Book: Ghost Stories by Cynthia Fridsma
Ms. Fridsma's Ghost Stories, is a collection of short stories about, well you guessed it, the supernatural. Even though it's a collection of short stories, they are compelling enough to turn page after page before sleeping. I just couldn't wait to read the next story, though I woke at every sound in the house! It's hard to say which story I liked the most. I think it'd be The Old Mansion, it's [...]
 
Book: 13 British Horror Stories by Rayne Hall
Thirteen creepy, atmospheric stories by Rayne Hall, all set in Britain. The horror in these stories is spooky, creepy, unsettling and sometimes disturbing. It is not very violent or gory; however, the stories may not be suitable for young readers without parental guidance. This collection includes: Take me to St Roch's - Seagulls - Never Leave Me - Double Rainbows - Scruples - Through the Tunnel [...]
 
Book: Mothers, Sons, Beloveds, and Other Strangers - A collection of short stories by Janie Dempsey Watts
Fifteen short stories by novelist Janie Dempsey Watts including "Erice," William Faulkner-William Wisdom finalist. Set in the South, California, and Europe, these stories feature characters facing inner and outer journeys that often do not go as expected. Why did Sadie's mother run away? And when will she return? Must a teenage girl learn the truth about her daddy the hard way? Why must a bride's [...]
 
Book: Handcuffed by Charles Carpenter
A compelling true story about a young man who ventured on the wrong path despite a mother's best efforts to keep him on the straight-and-narrow path. This honest collection of memoirs written by Charles Carpenter while in the confines of California's notoriously violent state prison (New Folsom) depicts Mr. Carpenter's early years and details what led to his membership with the faction of Crips [...]
 
Book: Five Lamps and Other Stories by Michele McGrath
Thirteen short stories to tickle your fancy Short stories are easy to read and you never lose the plot! Contents Five Lamps In Wartime Liverpool, Frances is returning home for her wedding, but all public transport has been stopped after an air raid. She battles through the darkened streets, hoping to find her fiance, Jamie, waiting for her at Five Lamps, a local landmark in Waterloo. Will she [...]
 
Book: 20 Sexy Stories - Book Three - Romantic, Erotic Stories for Women by Rory Richards
Book Three of this series has 20 additional romantic, erotic stories that guarantee your satisfaction including: At the Beach, After the Costume Party, Springtime Lovers, In Our Pajamas, Swimming Pool Surprise, Two at Once, Hiking Together, Night Nurse, In the Backyard Hammock, Seduction Massage, and ten more steamy stories ! Comments from readers of Book Three: Your writings just get better and [...]
 
Book: 20 Sexy Stories - Book Two - Romantic, Erotic Stories For Women by Rory Richards
The second book of this series brings you another 20 romantic, erotic stories that will stimulate your imagination including: Adventure in the Woods, At the Library, Early Morning, The Horsewoman, At the Club, In the Guest Room, Lucky Accident, Lunch Hour, Quickie, In Your Sleep, You Like To Be On Top, and ten more sizzling stories ! What readers have said about Book Two: "I read two of your [...]
 
Book: These Islands Here - Short Stories of the South Pacific by Bronwyn Elsmore
Literary-fiction inspired by life in the South Pacific. These 32 tales reflect life, events and conditions in the islands and nations of the South Seas-Polynesia, particularly Aotearoa-New Zealand - aka Land of the Long White Cloud, Down Under, Kiwiland. Together they present the varied facets of living in this region of the globe - pleasure, pain, calamity, comedy, fun, misfortune, loss, triumph [...]
 
Book: Phoenix - A Testimony of Faith by Alice Rovney
The faith book that is inspiring readers around the world! Do you want to read a true story that touches your heart, inspires you and builds up your faith? Then Phoenix: A Testimony of Faith is the book for you!!! After a car accident that almost killed her family, Alice turned to the one thing that she hoped would save them and create a future: her faith. What she discovered then changed [...]
 
eBook: Run Like Hell by Elena Andrews
"Elena Andrews' Run Like Hell is a spectacular debut. Suspenseful, with beautifully drawn characters--this is a wonderful new voice in fiction!" Heather Graham, New York Times Best-Selling Author - What if the perfect party plans didn't work out so perfectly? In this young adult thriller, seventeen-year-old Morgan Butler's parents are out of town and she's finally alone. She has a romantic night [...]
 
Book: Blessed (Volume 1) by Holly Campbell
Samantha Davis is fifteen, a student at St Caspian's Academy. She is desperately trying to forget the horrific fire that stole her family five years ago, left her scarred for life and removed the trust she had in her best friend, Jake West. She's not happy but she's coping, living her life along with her room-mate, Jenny, when she meets new boy Caleb Natas. Their new found relationship quickly [...]
 
Book: Good Night story - Christmas Adventure of Piglet Ben by Linda Fox
Hey everyone, Piglet Ben and his friends decided to celebrate Christmas together at the home of their friend, bunny Woody . Woody lived in the forest, so the friends gathered together on the farm and then headed for Woody's house. This short trip of friends was full of danger, because of a wolf named Rudolph , who lived in the same forest. A hungry Rudolph decided to trick Ben and his friends, [...]
 
Book: Hell's Garden - Mad, Bad and Ghostly Gardeners
Sample Story: GUNDA'S GNOMES By Rayne Hall Daffodils nodded their golden heads, tulips stood in waxy splendour, and early hyacinths spread their heady scent across the allotment garden. Savouring the rare sunshine and silence, Gunda polished her gnomes with a soft cloth until each red cap shone. She knew the name of every one, from the conventional store-bought ones who carried watering cans and [...]
 
Book: TALES OF THREE STORIES - BETTER BE FUNNY by Eugene Williams
Three of my favorite stories all in one place. Enjoy the award winning short story The Lunatic of Trenton, the never-ending tales from an old man in lunatic asylum who in his mind was responsible for the Russian Revolution, and starting World War One, all in the name of changing the world for the better. From there we join Samuel Clemens reading a newspaper article to a young boy sharing a log [...]
 
Book: Fifty Egg Timer Short Stories by Richard Bunning
This is a collection of 50 mixed genre flash fiction stories. These are all of between 600 and 1000 words, short enough to be considered as flash fiction. They vary in genre from Romance to Science Fiction, and from the banal to serious in their scope. The idea of the title is that it should suggest that each story can be read in the time it takes for an egg to boil, or for the bus to arrive, or [...]
 
Book: A Long Way From Eden by Jana Richards
Zane Martin's teenage daughter is pregnant. Meg Evan's son is the baby's father. Because Zane grew up not knowing who his father was, he'll be damned if he'll let his grandchild live with that shame. Meg was forced into an abusive marriage because of an unplanned pregnancy, so she knows that love is the only good reason to marry. Neither Meg nor Zane expects or welcomes the attraction that sparks [...]
 
Book: Three Hoodies Save The World by Roger Lawrence
When three teenage boys are transported to an alien planet, it's not a good start to the weekend. Meeting a girl who isn't really a girl finding out that they are to be the next meal of a mutant alien, hardly improve matters. So after they discover that this planet is going to be invaded by lizoids, and the fact that they only have a week to stop it and the destruction of Earth, just piles on the [...]
 
Book: The Babysitter by S. K. Gregory
Kara Munroe, social outcast, babysitter for hire, whether she likes it or not. When her mother volunteers her services to the Coopers, Kara thinks that babysitting six-year-old Lucas will be an easy way to make some quick cash. It's not like she has anywhere better to be on a Friday night. Not since the most popular girl in school turned her into a social pariah. The Coopers seem like a normal [...]
 
Book: Strange Love - Short Stories and Twisted Tales by Victoria Pearson
These ten short stories and twisted fairytales all deal with the theme of love, whether for your partner, someone unobtainable, your children, parents or even your God, and how that love shapes our lives, for good or bad. Love isn't always pretty, and is shown here warts and all. Maternal love turns to obsession, infidelity goes sour and a prince is sorely disappointed. And you may never quite [...]
 
Book: Runaway - A Tragedy of Youth by Peter Alpert
Like many teenagers, Jim Carson doesn't get along with his parents, feels neglected at home, and finds it hard to connect with classmates and teachers at school. Devising a half-baked plan, he flees his Florida home in the middle of the night for what he hopes will be a new start on the West Coast. What he encounters along the way is life changing, but not in the way he had hoped. Based on a true [...]
 
Book: Let's Wait Awhile - A Teenage Love - No Affair by Dyphia Blount
Four families; Different choices and consequences! Breaking the silence of abuse, molestation, rape, and sexuality! On Payne's thirteenth birthday she finally meets her father, but the consequences of his actions may take him away from her forever! Her best friends, Marquis and Tia both go through life changes that will follow them like a dark shadow, while (Payne's mother) Janice relives the [...]
 
Book: No Angel by Joseph Alexander
This is my first novel (novella) and has taken me a number of years to complete. At times, it has been a torturous and agonising process but, even at the darkest times, something always drove me on. There have also been moments of genuine joy and self-discovery. Although the book is not autobiographical, the kinds of personal struggle explored very much reflect my own. he title 'No Angel' was [...]
 
Book: Surviving Strangers - Now Who's the Div? by Janet S. Rogers
Initially written for my children (only) I had considered writing 'my story' for several years but it wasn't until losing my father in Oct 2005 that the sense of urgency increased. I realised how little I had really known him and the sense of emptiness he left behind. I didn't want my children to experience that emotion when I shed my mortal coils. The writing starts in about 1961, I was about 4 [...]
 


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