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Last Chance: Short Stories about Friendship with a Twist and Moral Lesson

by Rowan Knight

Do people really have second chances in their life? And what is the price to pay for our mistakes and bad temper? The four persons of these stories will show you. In this collection of short stories, Rowan Knight,...


The Arrangement

by Ashley Warlick

“Absolutely dazzling.” –Paula McLain, author of The Paris Wife

“Filled with food and passion...If you love historical fiction, you'll fall hard for this one.”  —Bustle.com

She’d made it sound as...


In Liberty's Wake: A Novel of British America

by Alexandra Norland

On a sprawling plantation overlooking the James River, beautiful and headstrong Arabella Alden lives a life of privilege and order; yet, like the river she views from her bedchamber window, the calm belies a...


One Chance: Short Love Stories with a Twist and Moral Lesson

by Rowan Knight

With so many disappointments along their love life, will the three women of these stories find their heart’s desire? How will they react to their soul-mate? In this collection of short stories, Rowan Knight,...


A Friend of Mr. Lincoln: A novel

by Stephen Harrigan

The author of the best-selling The Gates of the Alamo now gives us a galvanizing portrait of Abraham Lincoln during a crucially revealing period of his life, the early Springfield years, when he risked both...


Seeing Red

by Lina Meruane & Megan McDowell

A visceral, moving, haunting English-language debut on illness, the body, and human relationships by one of Chile's brightest young authors


Mario: Coming of Age

by George Hatcher

In 1959,  at ten years old, Mario and his Aunt Carmen make their way on the streets of East Los Angeles. His friends are murderers, dope peddlers, and hookers. He's no genius, and hates school with a passion....


Vera

by Elizabeth von Arnim

Elizabeth von Arnim (31 August 1866 – 9 February 1941), born Mary Annette Beauchamp, was an Australian-born British novelist. By marriage she became Gräfin (Countess) von Arnim-Schlagenthin, and by a second...


Lord Kilgobbin

by Charles Lever

'Lord Kilgobbin' appeared originally as a serial, (illustrated by Luke Fildes) in 'The Cornhill Magazine,' commencing in the issue for October 1870, and ending in the issue for March 1872. It was first published...


Black Husband Wanted

by Valentina Gerini

From Zanzibar to the Dominican Republic, this is the story of Federica who lives for several months in exotic places and wants to know the world. She desires to get in touch with different cultures and is strong...


The Message from the Horse

by Klaus Ferdinand Hempfling

Every human enters this life and begins a journey. The path traveled is unique to each individual, and for some, the main streets and popular thoroughfares provide all that’s needed to nourish a life well...


Memory Theater

by Simon Critchley

From this renowned philosopher comes a debut work of fiction, at once a brilliant précis of the history of philosophy, a semiautobiographical meditation on the absurd relationship between knowledge and memory,...


Outcasts: A Novel of Mary Shelley

by Sarah Stegall

On a dark and stormy night in 1816, a teenage girl sat down and invented science fiction. Mary Shelley was no more than 18 years old when she wrote Frankenstein. From the moment of its publication 200 years...


Our Spoons Came from Woolworths

by Barbara Comyns & Emily Gould

“I told Helen my story and she went home and cried.” So begins Our Spoons Came from Woolworths. But Barbara Comyns’s beguiling novel is far from tragic, despite the harrowing ordeals its heroine endures. ...


Moving on - Woman with a Past Seeks Man for the Future

by Marie Likisch

Marie Likisch tells the story of her life - a 40 year old mom with six children, an ex-partner who is the father of the children and an ex-partner with whom she had had an affair. She lives in a village in Bavaria...


Bohemian Gospel: A Novel

by Dana Chamblee Carpenter

Set against the historical reign of the Golden and Iron King, Bohemian Gospel is the remarkable tale of a bold and unusual girl on a quest to uncover her past and define her destiny.

Thirteenth-century Bohemia...


1969

by Roberto Moroni

The year 1969 bridged two dynamic emotions: the despondency of ’68 and the hope born at Woodstock. How better to conclude such a year than with a concert by the Rolling Stones? Melvin Jackson, a British pop...


Lions and Shadows

by Christopher Isherwood

A witty, appealing, and often outrageous portrait of some of the twentieth century's most influential and creative minds

Subtitled "An Education in the Twenties," Lions and Shadows blends autobiography and fiction...


Kathleen and Frank

by Christopher Isherwood

A pivotal book in Isherwood's career that reveals as much about him as the parents he set out to portray

Kathleen and Frank is the story of Christopher Isherwood's parents—their meeting in 1895, marriage in...


White Collar Girl: A Novel

by Renée| Rosen

The latest novel from the bestselling author of Dollface and What the Lady Wants takes us deep into the tumultuous world of 1950s Chicago where a female journalist struggles with the heavy price of ambition......