Tag: family

The Geyser Girl of Yellowstone Park

The Geyser Girl of Yellowstone Park

| February 20, 2019

In Yellowstone National Park, at the beginning of the twentieth century, a girl of mysterious origins is adopted from infancy by Old Faithful geyser, and by a mother buffalo named Bearer of Song. Beloved to all the park, Flower of the Steam Basin grows up with their stories, proverbial sayings and teachings. In time, having […]

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My Heart and You

My Heart and You

| January 29, 2019

Javier, Carys and Anel’s lives are intertwined by a heart. But how will their lives be joined forever when they are continents apart? Javier’s devastation and heartache at the loss of his wife, Carys, brings him to his home in Cozumel Island, Mexico. As an internationally famous artist, he desperately seeks to return to Cozumel […]

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Dear Jane

Dear Jane

| January 21, 2019

“With sophisticated prose, this gritty coming-of-age story blends the familiar and the unthinkable as the lead learns to use her voice.” –KIRKUS REVIEWS Kit Kat was born in Athens, Greece. Her mother was a prostitute, and their protector was a pimp. After an early childhood marked by violence, homelessness, and time in an orphanage, a […]

Onions

Onions

| January 8, 2019

Onions has just been sent to his 16th foster home, Despondent, he steals the purse of Sandrine, a retired circus performer. Instead of turning him in to the police, Sandrine enlists the boy in her fight against City Hall. In the process, Onions learns the importance of reading, having a worthwhile life-goal, and how to […]

Lost In Thought: Memories of an Abused Child

Lost In Thought: Memories of an Abused Child

| January 4, 2019

What would you do if you knew a child who was being abused? If that child was a member of your family? Would you call the authorities and have the child taken away or would you turn a blind eye? These are the kind of questions that Lost In Thought provokes. The author, who lived […]

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Final Respects

Final Respects

| November 5, 2018

Mortician Stuart Honich dreams about sinking his teeth into the flesh of his tormentors — his boss’s daughters. Being a cop was something Doug Milligan wanted since childhood, but his wife hates his profession and Doug will soon have to make a difficult choice. Publicity hound, Rick Strickland, will do anything to further his career, […]

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The Secret of Grace

The Secret of Grace

| September 1, 2018

It is a beautiful day for fishing, and as with every Saturday, Archie and his grandson, Aaron go fishing at their favorite spot on the lake. On this occasion, however, Archie must relive his tragic past, he must visit his haunted memories to tell his Grandson, Aaron, that he is in fact, not his biological […]

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Life Strings

Life Strings

| August 18, 2018

“An impressive novel full of action, politics, and emotion” – Kirkus Reviews More than anything else in the world, nine-year-old Jacks wants to help his dying mother. A simple blood test could allow him to do that. But what Annie Brody hasn’t told her son yet is that they don’t share any DNA because he […]

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Oh, Brother

Oh, Brother

| August 8, 2018

When Lily’s irritating older brother is killed, the whole family is plunged into mourning. Everyone, that is, except for Lily. Because Lily can still see – and hear – her brother Sam. She is not surprised to find that he is just as annoying as he was when he was alive – and yet as […]

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The Wishes of the Fish King

The Wishes of the Fish King

| May 14, 2018

In this luminously illustrated and poetic picture book, a little girl and her father and mother journey by boat together through the fairy tale wonders of the world they share.

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