My Summer of Southern Discomfort

Today is Monday. The calls do not come as before. Weeks elapse between them, and when I answer the phone there is no overlap of voices, only my mother's. She spends much of the...

Secrets to Happiness A Novel

Deftly mixing humor and pathos, Sarah Dunn's Secrets to Happiness delivers an entertaining story of professional women living the city life. It has been likened to a hybrid of...

The Kidnapping of Christina Lattimore

Christina Lattimore’s family is wealthy and powerful. She attends the best private high school. Yet Christina feels trapped by her family’s expectations. Frustrated and angry...

December Stillness

All 15-year-old Kelly McAllister wants to do after high school graduation is attend art school. Academic work isn’t important to her. When she studies at the library with her...

The Story of a Million Years

David Huddle’s short fiction appears frequently in publications including Esquire, Harper’s Magazine, and The Best American Short Stories. In this compelling novel, he...

The Chicken Doesn't Skate

Sixth-grader Milo Neal plans to do a science project on “The Complete Life Cycle of a Link in the Food Chain.” But when he brings his specimen—a baby chick—to class,...