Today's Featured Books

Games Best Played Alone by Wendy C. Williford

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

Presenting an eclectic collection of characters, thoughts, perceptions, human emotion in its rawest form, and human stories. Each character speaks through their voices, thoughts, madness, joys, tears, and the games we play with ourselves to justify our actions in Games Best Played Alone. From $3.99 SHOP NOW


Boyfriend Material by Alexis Hall

Romance

Luc O’Donnell is tangentially—and reluctantly—famous. His rock star dad is making a comeback and one compromising photo of Luc can ruin everything. To clean up his image, Luc has to find a nice, normal relationship. Enter Oliver Blackwood. He’s a barrister, vegetarian, and he’s never inspired a moment of scandal in his life. In other words: perfect boyfriend material. But the thing about fake-dating is that it can feel a lot like real-dating...and when you start to fall, you may fall hard. From $7.48 SHOP NOW


Every Bone a Prayer by Ashley Blooms

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

Misty’s holler looks like any of the thousands of hollers that fork through the Appalachian Mountains. But Misty home is different. She may only be ten, but she hears things. Even the crawdads in the creek have something to say, if you listen. Strange things start to happen in the holler. When her friend William takes their friendship too far, Misty's need to connect is greater than ever. This is the story of one tough-as-nails girl whose choices are few but whose imagination is boundless. From $7.39 SHOP NOW


Writer Shed Stories Vol. 2: Love & Sacrifice by David W. Berner, Editor

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

WRITER SHED STORIES Vol. 2 LOVE & SACRIFICE is a collection of short fiction, memoir, poetry, and creative nonfiction from authors all over the world. The aim of Writer Shed Press is to offer stories that leave lasting impressions, words that linger long after you've read them. WRITER SHED STORIES is published annually by Writer Shed Press and edited by award-winning author David W. Berner. $0.99 SHOP NOW


Second Son Chronicles (Volumes 1-3) by Pamela Taylor

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

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Pamela Taylor brings her love of history to the art of story-telling. An avid reader of historical fact and fiction throughout her life, she finds the past offers rich sources for character, ambiance, and plot that allow readers to escape into a world totally unlike their daily lives. This box set features the first three books for Second Son. $0.99 SHOP NOW / 


Texas Vigilante by Bill Crider

Mystery Thriller Crime and Horror

startlingly original western crime novel: Six months ago, Ellie was a newlywed, working the dry land in 1880s Texas. Then the desperados came. They killed her husband, and then raped her and left her for dead. But she hunted them down and, along the way, found an inner strength and determination that no man can match. Ellie thought the killing was over. She’d put her guns away to run a ranch she inherited from a legendary Texas Ranger. But when a ruthless killer takes a friend's child from the ranch, Ellie saddles her horse and loads her guns. “As clean and sharp as a fine Bowie knife.” Booklist. From $5.69 SHOP NOW


Havenfall by Sara Holland

Children and Young Adult

Hidden deep in the mountains of Colorado lies the Inn at Havenfall, a sanctuary that connects ancient worlds—each with their own magic—together. For generations, the inn has protected all who seek refuge within its walls, and any who disrupt the peace can never return. For Maddie Morrow, Havenfall is an escape from reality...a place to fall in love...and a place where she hopes to inherit the role of Innkeeper from her beloved uncle. But when a body is found, her uncle injured and her boyfriend missing, Maddie is suddenly responsible for the safety of everyone in Havenfall. As dark secrets are revealed about the inn itself, one thing becomes clear to Maddie—no one can be trusted, and no one is safe! From $8.11 SHOP NOW


Maggie and the Flying Pigs by E. D. Baker

Children and Young Adult

Maggie's adventures in the Enchanted Forest continue in the fourth book of a new chapter book series by E. D. Baker! Maggie's newest chore at her friend Bob's stable is taking care of flying pigs — but they're not so easy to deal with! Maggie's used to putting up with a lot though, like her step-mother Zelia, who is trying to get Maggie's step-brother Peter a job at the stable. Peter working with Maggie? Yeah, right! Maybe when pigs fly! From $3.66 SHOP NOW /


The Dark Angel: The Complete Tales of Jules de Grandin, Volume Three by Seabury Quinn

Mystery Thriller Crime and Horror

Quinn's most famous character, the supernatural French detective Dr. Jules de Grandin, investigated cases involving monsters, devil worshippers, serial killers, and spirits from beyond the grave, often set in the small town of Harrisonville, New Jersey. Collected for the first time in trade editions, The Complete Tales of Jules de Grandin, edited by George Vanderburgh, presents all ninety-three published works featuring the supernatural detective. From $12.99 SHOP NOW


The Heirs of Babylon by Glen Cook

Science Fiction and Fantasy

Two hundred years after nuclear and chemical weapons have nearly annihilated the global population, the last of mankind struggles in isolated communities. Kurt is a young man eking out an existence in the ruins of former Germany with his pregnant wife. But when the Gathering is called, he boards the decrepit destroyer Jäger—a once-mighty warship. Antiquated, broken-down, and running on steam, it wallows through uncharted waters carrying Kurt and a ragtag group of soldiers en route to the Final Meeting: a battle from which it’s rumored none have ever returned. From $11.49 SHOP NOW


The Ragged Blade by Christopher Ruz

Science Fiction and Fantasy

As a young mercenary, Richard followed a mysterious Magician on a quest to steal a demon's treasure and overthrow a king. The two men started their journey as strangers and ended as master and loyal soldier. Twenty years later, that kingdom is steadily falling into ruin and Richard has realized that time and power have twisted the Magician into a monster. To save his own daughter, Richard flees into the wastes where magic boils beneath the sand and monsters walk the dunes. What Richard doesn't know is that Ana is the key to the Magician's plans and he and his favorite monster will lay waste to the world to get her back. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


A Beastly Scandal by Shereen Vedam

Romance

Lady Annabelle was a belle of the ball in London until she used her psychical senses to save a man’s life. She failed miserably, leaving him dead and her disgraced. Rufus, the Earl of Terrance, is suspected of murdering his father. He has come home to clear his name by finding the real killer. He does not have time to waste fending off a marriage-minded miss. With an unruly manor ghost terrorizing the occupants and corpses piling up in the village, Belle must find a way to see the man beneath the beast and Rufus must learn to believe in the love of a woman who has no reason to trust him. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


The Journey Home

Romance

The award-winning, bestselling authors of The Journey Home have conjured an inspired collection of stories about this beloved icon whose soul bears the scars of time and fate. In each passionate and magical tale, you’ll meet an irresistible warrior who’s facing the aftermath of a conflict. You’ll meet, too, the courageous woman who wants to tend his wounds, help him rebuild his shattered dreams, and give him the love he needs and so richly deserves—if only he will let her. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


Immigration Essays by Sybil Baker

General Nonfiction

When Baker received a MakeWork grant to write about Chattanooga's unheard voices, she had no idea that her project would take her from the homes of Chattanooga's refugees in "Landings" to a "Sebaldian travelogue through the Syrian migration route" in "Reverse Migration." Using photos, literature, and her own family's slave-owning history, Baker excavates her own past as well as Chattanooga's to try and understand the ghosts that haunt her and the city she inhabits. From $13.01 SHOP NOW


Death Of Art by Chris Campanioni

General Nonfiction

Death of Art dissects post-capitalist, post- Internet, post-death culture; our ability and affinity to be both disembodied and tethered to technology, allowing us to be in several places at once and nowhere at all. In re-evaluating the genre, Campanioni also re-evaluates our cultural capital, as well as our current modes of interaction and intimacy, exploring narcissism through the lens of self- effacement, pop culture, the cult of celebrity, and the value or function of art and (lost and) found art objects. From $9.99 SHOP NOW


The Parent Compass: Navigating Your Teen's Wellness & Academic Journey in Today's Competitive World by Cynthia Muchnick & Jenn Curtis

General Nonfiction

The Parent Compass helps parents understand their appropriate role in navigating the tween and teen years amidst a competitive academic environment that has resulted in overparenting and, indeed, even fraud and bribery. It provides tools for parents to adopt better parenting behavior that leads to their children’s academic success and emotional well-being. It addresses how to help kids develop resilience, grit, and intention and it discusses failure, technology, and the importance of family dinner. From $8.69 SHOP NOW


Between Inca Walls, A Peace Corps Memoir by Evelyn Kohl LaTorre

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

An adventurous and romantically inclined twenty-one-year-old seeks fulfillment volunteering in Mexico and Peru. She joins the Peace Corps and works in the Andes, where she falls in love with her village, her indigenous pupils--and a university student. After violating the sexual prohibitions of her Catholic upbringing, she finds herself pregnant and must choose whether to marry the father of her unborn child. From $8.69 SHOP NOW


Love's Garden by Nandini Bhattacharya

Literary Fiction and Creative Nonfiction

It is 1898. India is ruled by the British; India's women are ruled by British masters and Indian men. A desperate young widow makes a sacrifice to save herself from dishonor. She marries a stranger for security and shelter, but her damaged second family pays dearly for this bargain. An extraordinary atonement and strange liaisons in politics and love help her descendants heal from this traumatic private history. Love's Garden demonstrates the strength, resilience, and unbreakable spirit of mothers and daughters navigating layers of oppression, all while the sun is not-so-peacefully setting on British India. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


Dad's Great Advice for Teens by Marc Fienberg

General Nonfiction

Dad’s Great Advice for Teens is the perfect gift to help a teenager get happy, be successful, and make good decisions. (But it’s also an amazing gift for any parent trying to better connect with their kid.) What kind of crazy father actually advises teens to…Do dumb, risky things (as long as they’re not really dumb things)...Fail at their endeavors (rather than not trying at all out of fear)...Drink, vape, and do drugs (in a smart, disciplined way, and only if they’re determined to not wait) From $7.99 SHOP NOW


A Love Through All Time by Jean Nash

Romance

Andrea wins the lead role in a miniseries about a fact-based love triangle and murder that happened almost a century ago. When filming begins, Andrea is thrown into daily contact with Justin and Paul, and before long, the three are involved in a love triangle of their own. Justin, in a jealous rage, tries to kill Paul, which sends Andrea into a past life regression. There she learns that she, Justin, and Paul were involved in a tragedy that now threatens to ravage their present lives. Is Andrea doomed to repeat the past? Or will she find a way for her and her true love to change their destinies for good? From $2.99 SHOP NOW


We, the Wildflowers by L.B. Simmons

Romance

Genesis. Adam. Chloe. Lukas. No one loves them, no one cares about them, no one even sees them until they end up in Mary Rodriguez's home, an outpost for Sacred Heart's troubled youth program. Within these walls, the four teens forge unlikely friendships. They experience the intensity of first loves, share secrets, and suffer losses, vowing to make the world a better place in spite of their personal battles with addiction, depression, loneliness, and abuse. But when the unthinkable happens, those friendships are tested in ways they never could have imagined. From $4.99 SHOP NOW


Annihilation Aria: Book One of the Space Operas by Michael R. Underwood

Science Fiction and Fantasy

Lahra, Max, and Wheel live and work aboard the Kettle, salvaging artifacts from dangerous galactic ruins to keep scraping by. But those artifacts unlock an ancient power which threatens the rule of the galaxy’s imperialist overlords, the Vsenk. To protect their dominion, the Vsenk have humbled entire civilizations. Lahra, Max, and Wheel are each just trying to get home to the lives they lost, but they’ll have to evade space fascists, kick-start a rebellion, and save the galaxy first to do it. From $7.99 SHOP NOW


The Human: Rise of the Jain, Book Three by Neal Asher

Science Fiction and Fantasy

In The Human, an entire galaxy hangs in the balance as the ancient and powerful Jain threat emerges anew. A Jain warship has risen from the depths of space and is determined to hunt down the alien Client. Orlandine must prepare humanity’s defense. Both humanity and the Prador thought their ancient foe—the Jain—had perished in a past age. And they resolve to destroy these outliers at any cost. As the Jain warship makes its way across the galaxy, it seems unstoppable. Orlandine’s life work is to neutralize Jain technology, so if she can't triumph, no one can. But will she become what she’s vowed to destroy? From $15.99 SHOP NOW


Killer Secrets by Sherrie Orvik

Mystery Thriller Crime and Horror

Ten years after Elyse’s father and younger sister are murdered and her mother institutionalized for the crime, a disturbing phone call compels Elyse to return home. Ten years ago, Sheriff James Warrick’s father made a deadly mistake during a murder investigation, the truth of which James has vowed to bury. When Elyse comes crashing into James’ life, he might be forced to confront the ghosts he’s been trying so hard to put to rest. As they work to unravel Elyse’s past, together they discover that they have much more in common than either could have imagined—and that the secret they share could be a killer. From $0.99 SHOP NOW / 


Laughing Dog by Dick Lochte

Mystery Thriller Crime and Horror

Hardboiled private eye Leo Bloodworth and his self-appointed partner, fifteen-year-old Serendipity Dahlquist, are back in a wild and deadly new mystery. This time, Leo and Serendipity are on the trail of a teenage runaway and missing pair of sapphire earring, two seemingly separate, increasingly dangerous cases rife with gang members, designer drugs, killer birds, DIY plastic surgery and a terrorist plot that could plunge sunny Southern California into a permanent nuclear winter. From $5.99 SHOP NOW /