8 books. 2300+ pages of fairy tale romance with twists and turns and magical foes. Four Kings who will leave you breathless—each one sexier than the other. These twisted fairy tales will drive you wild. From $0.99 SHOP NOW /
“Powerful, heartbreaking...Remarkable” -Amazon review. In When Goodbye Begins, award-winning author-filmmaker Geeta Lal Sahai takes us to a world where hope, memories and grief play a crucial part. Inspired by real-life incidents, stories portray the fragility of the human mind, love and undying persistence. From $1.35 SHOP NOW /
Mark your calendar for June 22: In honor of PRIDE Month, Holocaust Museum LA presents a free online event: “The Daring Life and Dangerous Times of Eve Adams,” a virtual talk with Jonathan Ned Katz for his new book about pioneering lesbian activist Eve Adams (also known as Eva Kotchever). The book was published by our friends at Chicago Review Press, a leader in indie publishing.
Born Chawa Zloczewer into a Jewish family in Poland, Adams emigrated to the United States in 1912, took a new name, befriended anarchists, sold radical publications, and ran lesbian-and-gay-friendly speakeasies in Chicago and New York. Her New York after-theater club “Eve’s Hangout” is considered one of the first lesbian bars In America and is now recognized as a historic monument by both the National Park Service and the NYC LGBT Historic Sites Project.
"Every day is a renewal, every morning the daily miracle. This joy you feel is life." ~Gertrude Stein
"Guisinger’s precise prose, droll wit, and resonant voice offer us intimate, honest glimpses into love, parenting, survival, and earthy, everyday life as lived in rural Maine." -Dinty W. Moore. Postcards from Here is a capturing of a community, a harsh and beautiful place, a family, and the internal experience of its author in the form of micro-essays. "What a breath-taking debut." -Barbara Hurd From $2.99 SHOP NOW /
"Sensitive and Engaging." ~BookLife Reviews. A tragic brain injury devastates Ollie Buckmeyer, but it also leaves behind an amazing talent. Now he must use this gift to rebuild his life. "A rewarding page-turner." ~Foreword Clarion From $4.99 SHOP NOW /
“Thought-provoking, memorable and real-life dialogue make this an excellent read." ~Bookzilla/Top 500 Reviewer. These novels are set in Eastern Washington and feature revolving lead characters. They are standalone tales and can be read in any order. In this collection, you’ll get the first three books of the series (regularly $7.99). The second collection (books 4-6) is also on sale for $0.99. “The plot is well crafted and keeps the reader guessing until the very end." ~Merritt Dickinson From $0.99 SHOP NOW /
A great read from one of our favorite romance authors: French Resistance fighter Madeleine Bertrand believes jewel thief Hunter Smith was responsible for her husband’s death. Now the two must work together to steal a priceless diamond from the Nazis, posing as husband and wife. "A real romantic thriller." ~Amazon review. From $0.99 SHOP NOW /
Coming June 20: Special Father's Day Edition!
Father's Day is celebrated in various ways and on various dates in more than 110 countries around the world. In many European countries, it is celebrated on Saint Joseph's Day (March 19). In the United States, it is celebrated on the third Sunday in June.
Watch for a special edition of LitNuts on June 20 this year, which will feature books that would make great gifts for fathers, or great books for father's to enjoy with their children.
“Parents rarely let go of their children, so children let go of them. They move on. They move away. The moments that used to define them—a mother’s approval, a father’s nod—are covered by moments of their own accomplishments. It is not until much later, as the skin sags and the heart weakens, that children understand; their stories, and all their accomplishments, sit atop the stories of their mothers and fathers, stones upon stones, beneath the waters of their lives.” ~Mitch Albom, The Five People You Meet in Heaven
Jimmy Crikey developed his abilities to protect his Earthly home but the Sky Islands are attacked by Zyrons. The witches, their apprentice Jade and the Weatherman , unite to repel the invaders, aided by Jimmy and XRU. The Zyrons are expelled but the Weatherman disappears. The witches search Solar System in Jimmy’s starship and find him in the caverns of Mars where the Ropians live. They threaten because they need water. They need the Weatherman, to bring rain. Jimmy must meet the challenge. From $2.99 SHOP NOW /
A 10 book box set of Amazon best-selling romance novels that are beyond temptation! Packed full of gorgeous alpha males and plenty of heat to keep the reading pleasure going all night long. "Down Right Dirty is a great collection of 10 steamy, fun stories with sizzling chemistry, drama and romance." -Amazon review From $0.99 SHOP NOW /
The Nantucket Book Festival will consist of a series of free and paid (mostly free!) online events this year, beginning June 19 and continuing through September. For more information and to reserve your (virtual) seat, visit the Nantucket Book Festival website.
"It is not down in any map; true places never are." ~Herman Melville
Callie is pretty much in a constant state of worry, but when she sees a monster in the lake behind her trailer park one morning, all of that anxiety disappears. The monster makes her feel inexplicably wild and calm and magical; she’d do anything to feel that way again. A story about a queer girl falling for her best friend, avoiding her toxic ex, and looking for a lake monster. From $5.99 SHOP NOW /
“A suspenseful and surprising book filled with magic, mothers and daughters unusually entwined in a search for new life.” -Sheila Kohler, author of Dreaming for Freud, Once We Were Sisters, and Cracks. Sharp and audacious, Made by Mary is a black comedy using magic realism to blow up myths about women, mothers, and motherhood, where even the most extreme situations are rendered with candor, intelligence, and empathy. From $9.99 SHOP NOW /
Sneak peek of the first two chapters! A starry-eyed boy. A cryptic map. A mythical treasure. What perils await in the chasing of dreams? "Ms. Wagner is a brilliant storyteller who, like a poet, handpicks each word, causing the reader to feel, smell, and taste what Swift and other characters are experiencing. The story is tight, riveting, and fun, and will pull on your heartstrings. This novella deserves a broad audience. Bravo once again, Ms. Wagner." -Nick Chiarkas, author of the award-winning novel, Weepers. Get the first two chapters free now, or pre-order the entire book (coming August 3) for $2.99. From $0 SHOP NOW /