Four Days with Hemingway’s Ghost
5 star literary fiction/suspense
Four Days with Hemingway’s Ghost is not a story of spooks and goblins. It’s a powerful story about two men from two very different times. One man is mortal, the other is immortal. One is painfully ordinary, the other world famous.
Nicholas J. Ambrose
4+ star literary fiction
After a long and stressful week, capped by a thunderstorm and attracting the unwanted attention of a man in a bar, Samantha is too strung up to take Imogen, her younger sister, cycling. So she does the next best thing: she makes a promise to do it next weekend instead. But unbeknownst to Samantha, next week might never come. Because there’s something very, very wrong with Imogen – and the ten-year-old’s time is quickly running out.
Maggie Come Lately: A Novel with Bonus Content
4+ star YA contemporary fiction
While most girls are going to parties, Maggie is busy acting as mother and housewife to her two brothers and father. When she turns 16, Maggie hopes it will be a great year. But then she hears a noise in the woods that takes her on a path that changes her life forever.
Graves’ End: A Magical Thriller
Sean Patrick Traver
4 star noir thriller
A modern-day witch helps an undead detective solve the mystery of his own resurrection in this magical thriller with a touch of classic LA noir!
The Newest American
5 star contemporary fiction
Assassination, Citizenship, Pyrovoyeurism, Lawsuits, Family Dynamics, Alienation, Class Struggle, Funerals, and the Sixth Grade. All that and more in the debut novel from Denny Sheehan.
I’m Only Human After All
5 star contemporary fiction
What do you do if you find yourself suddenly, and without provocation, the target of high school aggression, relentless insults, and painful isolation? Such is the dilemma of teenager Alex Rogers, the main character in I’m Only Human After All, the thought-provoking, absorbing novel inspired by the real-life trials of the author by the same name.
Glastonbury: A Novel of the Holy Grail
Donna Fletcher Crow
One 5 star rating, historical fiction
Two millennia of history and legend intertwine around Glastonbury’s broken arches. And though it all — through ages ancient and modern — the faithful have sought to answer the same question that Arthur asked. Where is the Holy Grail?
The Triumphs and Travails of Talisman Turner: a Romantic Comedy for Women Who Need a Chuckle After a Long Day of Work (or Shopping)
Unrated romantic comedy
Talisman Turner has just been dumped. It’s not her. It’s not the guy. It’s the Red Sox. Tali’s ex-boyfriend believes that sacrificing their relationship will reverse the curse plaguing his beloved baseball team. Tali’s determined to reverse a curse too–the one haunting her sorry love life. And she’s betting on the psychological theories she studied in college to do it.