The year was 1865. With the close of the Civil War, there began for the South, an era of even greater turmoil. In The Clansman, his controversial 1905 novel, later the basis of the motion picture The Birth of a Nation, Thomas Dixon, describes the social,... (read more)
Gene S. Kleinpeter
Congratulations to Natasha Trethewey, our 19th U.S. poet laureate!
Eathan is a professional man who enjoys his career. But there is something missing in his life—it is having a loved one in his life. When he first notices the most beautiful girl he has ever seen, he just has to do whatever it takes to make her... (read more)
Trethewey is the nation's first laureate to hail from the South since 1986, when Robert Penn Warren was named the first U.S. poet laureate by the Library of Congress. She is also Mississippi's top poet and will be the first person to serve simultaneously as poet laureate for a state and for the nation at large. Natasha's collection of poems Native Guard
won the Pulitzer Prize for Poetry in 2007.
In this hypnotic epic novel, Mo Yan, the most critically acclaimed Chinese writer of this generation, takes us on a journey to a conjured province of contemporary China known as the Republic of Wine—a corrupt and hallucinatory world filled with... (read more)
Rachel Krame Bussel
Erotic spanking whether giving or receiving is one of the most exciting, arousing, and sensual experiences to enjoy. In this enticing collection, spanking enthusiast Rachel Kramer Bussel has assembled 22 tales of red-cheeked arousal... (read more)
Set during an alternative version of 1938 with Bill James’ trademark satirical take on events - England,1938. War looms, but the Prime minister’s talks with Hitler in Munich seem to result in a pact of peace. Now Mount, a secret... (read more)
George D Shuman
Investigative consultant Sherry Moore is blind and stunningly beautiful, with the extraordinary ability to see the deceased's last eighteen seconds of memory by touching the corpse. At age five, she was found near death on the steps of a city hospital. A... (read more)
Christopher and Jadyn learn the evil vampires have taken a new turn in the scheme of things. They are utilizing technological advances in order to take over the middle realm. All that makes man feel safe is thanks in part to the evil side. It is only a... (read more)
One boy leaps from a bridge into a river, and the ripples from his fall ring out to encompass a nation. All that remains unspoken in the reportagethe sorrow and compassion and angeris given eloquent voice as Suzanne Parker documents... (read more)