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ron-mcelroy's picture
Sep.24.2012
How do three siblings grow up under the same difficult circumstances but end up taking completely different paths in life? This question is at the heart of Wrong Side of the Tracks, a memoir by Ron McElroy about coming of age with a loving mother’s strong connections to her family’s...
liam-callanan's picture
Oct.22.2009
Set in a small beachfront Catholic high school, narrated by a beautifully complex heroine–theology teacher Emily Hamilton–All Saints is at once a mystery, a love story, and a powerful rumination on secrets, temptation, and faith.  By life’s midpoint Emily has seen three husbands, dozens of friends...
liam-callanan's picture
Dec.29.2008
Set in a small, beachfront Catholic high school, narrated by a beautifully complex heroine—theology teacher Emily Hamilton—All Saints is at once a mystery, a love story, and a powerful rumination on secrets, temptation, and faith. By life’s midpoint, Emily has...
matthew-wayne-selznick's picture
Dec.02.2008
It takes a giant monster attack to bring Reggie Samson back to his old hometown... and the girl he left but never let go. What connects all three? Also available as a signed and numbered chapbook edition limited to 100 copies, and several DRM-free e-book formats. See the author's website for more...
matthew-wayne-selznick's picture
Dec.02.2008
April 18, 1985 -- Into a world already wound tight with the desperate tensions of the Cold War comes Dr. William Donner with a startling declaration: superhumans exist, they demand autonomy, and he has the reality-bending power to enforce their status. Before the Donner Declaration, high school...
jessica-anya-blau's picture
Nov.01.2008
THE SUMMER OF NAKED SWIM PARTIES WAS CHOSEN AS ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF THE YEAR BY THE SAN FRANCISCO CHRONICLE! CHOSEN AS A BEST SUMMER BOOK BY: THE TODAY SHOW THE NEW YORK POST NEW YORK MAGAZINE COSMO MAGAZINE PICKED IT AS THEIR "SEXY SUMMER READ!" BARNES AND NOBLE PICKED IT AS ONE OF...
dick-lochte's picture
Mar.14.2008
"First, imagine Katherine Hepburn at fourteen. Next, in your mind's eye, replay Humphrey Bogart, at his middle-aged best ...Now picture this oddest of courples as the newest duo in detective fiction and you'll have a perfect portrait of the memorable leads in Sleeping Dog." Los Angeles...