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Clara of Camelot and the Search for Excalibur By Stuart Paul
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Thirteen-year-old Clara dreams of being a knight, but she was born in the wrong century. But when a ruthless black knight with a flaming sword of doom tries to kidnap her, a mysterious wizard tells... More > Clara that she is the long-lost daughter of King Arthur. The wizard transports Clara back to Camelot, her only instruction: "Seek the sword Excalibur." Stranded in a land of swords, sorcery and skyrocketing debt, Clara soon discovers Camelot is nothing like the legends would have you believe. King Arthur is dead, the Knights of the Round Table have disbanded and a witch sits on the throne. Clara teams up with Lancelot, the retired knight turned mad hermit, and Emrys, a teenage Merlin who would rather spend his days unlacing corsets than casting magic spells. Pursued at every turn, Clara must find the lost sword Excalibur and discover what it truly means to be a knight if she is to free the kingdom from tyranny and find her way home.< Less
Clara of Camelot and the Search for Excalibur By Stuart Paul
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Thirteen-year-old Clara dreams of being a knight, but she was born in the wrong century. But when a ruthless black knight with a flaming sword of doom tries to kidnap her, a mysterious wizard tells... More > Clara that she is the long-lost daughter of King Arthur. The wizard transports Clara back to Camelot, her only instruction: "Seek the sword Excalibur." Stranded in a land of swords, sorcery and skyrocketing debt, Clara soon discovers Camelot is nothing like the legends would have you believe. King Arthur is dead, the Knights of the Round Table have disbanded and a witch sits on the throne. Clara teams up with Lancelot, the retired knight turned mad hermit, and Emrys, a teenage Merlin who would rather spend his days unlacing corsets than casting magic spells. Pursued at every turn, Clara must find the lost sword Excalibur and discover what it truly means to be a knight if she is to free the kingdom from tyranny and find her way home.< Less
Mystery of the Dark Tower By Laurel Hall
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An adventure-suspense novel for 11-15 year olds, it is set in the remote Cape York Peninsula township of Chillagoe and surrounds in Far North Queensland, Australia. The Chillagoe area is famous for... More > its exciting and fascinating limestone towers and cave systems. The most forbidding and menacing of these limestone towers, or Karsts, is 'Mordoor'. The four main characters have stumbled upon a spine-tingling mystery that concerns one of Mordoor's biggest caves - 'Chasm Cave' - supposedly not explorable because of the bottomless chasm that yawns in front of the opening. After many hair-raising adventures in and around Chasm Cave, the four protagonists eventually unearth the surprising mystery.< Less
Mystery of the Dark Tower By Laurel Hall
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An adventure-suspense novel for 11-15 year olds, it is set in the remote Cape York Peninsula township of Chillagoe and surrounds in Far North Queensland, Australia. The Chillagoe area is famous for... More > its exciting and fascinating limestone towers and cave systems. The most forbidding and menacing of these limestone towers, or Karsts, is 'Mordoor'. The four main characters have stumbled upon a spine-tingling mystery that concerns one of Mordoor's biggest caves - 'Chasm Cave' - supposedly not explorable because of the bottomless chasm that yawns in front of the opening. After many hair-raising adventures in and around Chasm Cave, the four protagonists eventually unearth the surprising mystery.< Less
Ralphie Tastes Like Mango: A Teen Romance Novella By Christine Stoddard
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"Ralphie Tastes Like Mango" is a humorous novella about a secret teenage romance that takes place in contemporary times. Read how the protagonist, Valerie, navigates her way through the... More > world of strict parents, a punk beauty sister, a shocking friend, and more!< Less
From Ghetto to Greatness By Kevin Brown
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Set in the late 1970's, Author Kevin “Coach” Brown’s novel From Ghetto to Greatness is a masterpiece of storytelling that grabs your attention from the very beginning. Once you... More > are pulled into the protagonist’s Jerome Green’s world, you are whisked away with him through the perils of teenage drug addiction and living life with no parental guidance. You will be pulling for Jerome all the way. The plot is fresh and intriguing; as opposed to the trite storyline of “I sold drugs, I was in a gang, I went to jail, and now I want to save the world.” The result of this brand new approach to urban literature is a book that is absolutly a must read for all. It's just a wonderful story that will inspire you. It will make you laugh and sometimes want to cry. Brown paints his characters brilliantly as they all come to life and have a cumulative effect on Jerome Green’s unsure future. https://plus.google.com/u/0/112784885105448939871/< Less
Ten Avatars By Shahana Dattagupta
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Ten avatars of woman are explored through the telling of little incidents and big turning points in the lives of female protagonists: a little child amidst parental dissonance, a girl at puberty... More > becoming vulnerable to predators, a cynical teenager struggling with her national identity, a young graduate student returning to travel in her native land, an arrange-married wife striving for independence after emigrating, a single woman seeing the reflection of herself in a white man, a first-time mother struggling with motherhood away from home, a divorced woman reinventing herself in foreign land, an early-forties woman embracing the truth of her sexuality, and a woman in her twilight years reflecting back. This collection of stories weaves together intimate cross-cultural experiences, with variegated vignettes unique to the Indian- American expatriate experience in contemporary times, yet reveals the universal essence of being female.< Less
Dreams and Dull Realities By John Kearns
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A unified collection of stories, "Dreams and Dull Realities" plays variations on the theme of imagination’s colliding with concrete reality. The collection’s lyrical, comical,... More > touching, and absurd stories portray seven male and five female Irish-American and Latino protagonists whose vibrant interior lives contrast sharply with their dreary exterior lives. Beginning with the prize-winning, “Flight,” the collection takes readers on a tour through childhood, adolescence, adulthood, and aging in Philadelphia and The Bronx, employing a variety of styles. Internal monologues depict the thoughts of children and teenagers. A parody of sports announcers describes a Friday commute. A loquacious Dominican sister narrates the tale of her “tragic” trip home for Thanksgiving. Expressionistic detail illuminates the bizarre weekly ritual of a group of retired men. Written and revised over the course of more than twenty years, the twelve stories of "Dreams and Dull Realities" form a singular powerful work.< Less
Block of 6 By Phil Dumas
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A dry humoured present day story about the ups and downs of a bunch of unemployable misfits who have been housed in the middle of nowhere. The characters are so diverse that prostitution, alcoholism,... More > racism, blackmail, jealousy, and even murder, all rear their ugly heads. Characters include: Butch: a thickset meat-head who lives in the basement. Isy: an Anna Kornikova look-a-like, addicted to alcohol, drugs and sex. Joss: an intelligent, worldly teenager. Rob and Jane: a couple whose marriage is a sham. Rob is a tight fisted, womanising racist. Karl: a British Asian. Terry: a fifty year old, suicidal, couch potato with a speech impediment. Spence: the protagonist, unable to believe the turmoil around him.< Less
Ten Avatars By Shahana Dattagupta
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Ten avatars of woman are explored through the telling of little incidents and big turning points in the lives of female protagonists: a little child amidst parental dissonance, a girl at puberty... More > becoming vulnerable to predators, a cynical teenager struggling with her national identity, a young graduate student returning to travel in her native land, an arrange-married wife striving for independence after emigrating, a single woman seeing the reflection of herself in a white man, a first-time mother struggling with motherhood away from home, a divorced woman reinventing herself in foreign land, an early-forties woman embracing the truth of her sexuality, and a woman in her twilight years reflecting back. This collection of stories weaves together intimate cross-cultural experiences, with variegated vignettes unique to the Indian- American expatriate experience in contemporary times, yet reveals the universal essence of being female.< Less

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