Tag: adventure

Garden of the Gods by Stephen J. Stirling

Garden of the Gods by Stephen J. Stirling

One forgotten people. One prehistoric beast. One final judgement. When big-game hunter Matt Hayden sets out to the Arizona desert to capture a fabled bear-like creature, he finds himself caught in the middle of two evils. The beast is awake and wants revenge. It won’t stop until there’s blood. Meanwhile, the forgotten Tonowa Indians fight for their lives and their land against a corrupt, government-funded […]

December 21, 2016 / 0 Comments
Save the Bats by Amy Linnabary

Save the Bats by Amy Linnabary

Stuck in the city with houses too close together, eleven-year-old Will thinks that all of his adventures are over. That all changes the day his grandpa gives him a magical pocket watch with the one stipulation, the magic only works if he includes his two obnoxious younger brothers. Much to Will’s surprise, the watch begins to glow and the brothers find themselves transformed into bats. […]

December 13, 2016 / 0 Comments
The Last Messenger of Zitol by Chelsea Dyreng

The Last Messenger of Zitol by Chelsea Dyreng

“Messenger of Zitól,” he said in a booming voice, even though the girl was standing right in front of him. “Ask the gods to grant us another year of rain and sun for our crops. Beg them to protect our great city. Thank the gods for their preservation of our traditions and culture!” The Messenger’s face was composed, but Rishi could see the violent trembling […]

September 13, 2016 / 1 Comment
Evertaster: The Delicious City by Adam Glendon Sidwell

Evertaster: The Delicious City by Adam Glendon Sidwell

Ever since he took a bite of a legendary dessert last summer, twelve-year-old Guster Johnsonville has never been the same. In fact, when a strange little man dressed as a conquistador comes clattering into the barn at the back of the Johnsonville farmhouse one afternoon, he forces Guster to face the truth: Guster is now the most delicious thing in the whole world, and a […]

September 5, 2016 / 0 Comments
Blood at Haught Springs by Marsha Ward

Blood at Haught Springs by Marsha Ward

Wes Haught wants his brother to grow up and tend to his share of the chores at the family’s general store. Lonnie Haught dreams of the day he can leave home and use his gun. Both brothers resent the added work their father’s recent accident has laid on them. When a new family arrives in Haught Springs, Wes falls for the fair-haired daughter, while Lonnie […]

May 30, 2016 / 0 Comments
A Fire That Heals by D Vansen

A Fire That Heals by D Vansen

Serena is devastated when her lifelong friend, Aminadab, is banned from Zarahemla for abandoning his faith and persecuting the saints. To add to her despair, she loses the rare ruby her father entrusted to her. Unbeknownst to her, Aminadab finds the ruby and takes it as his only reminder of Serena. Now an outcast, he joins the company of dissenters seeking refuge among the bloodthristy […]

May 13, 2016 / 0 Comments
The Envisage by MM Warren

The Envisage by MM Warren

All her life, Andelyn has carried an unusual rock. It never leaves her for long. She doesn’t know where it came from—just that it is the one thing that truly belongs to her. She has no memory of her family or her childhood, which is almost as unsettling as a lifetime of hiding from a shadow that is dangerous and impossible to identify. When strangers […]

November 24, 2015 / 1 Comment
Evertaster: The Buttersmith’s Gold by Adam Glendon Sidwell

Evertaster: The Buttersmith’s Gold by Adam Glendon Sidwell

An Evertaster Spin-off. Battles, Blueberries, Bovines. Everyone knows the most coveted treasure of the Viking Age was blueberry muffins. Blueberry muffins so succulent that if you sniffed just a whiff, you’d want a whole bite. If you bit a bite, you’d want a batch; if you snatched a batch, you’d stop at nothing short of going to war just to claim them all. Young Torbjorn […]

May 7, 2013 / 0 Comments
Evertaster by Adam Glendon Sidwell

Evertaster by Adam Glendon Sidwell

When eleven-year-old Guster Johnsonville rejects his mother’s casserole for the umpteenth time, she takes him into the city of New Orleans to find him something to eat. There, in a dark, abandoned corner of the city they meet a dying pastry maker. In his last breath he entrusts them with a secret: an ancient recipe that makes the most delicious taste the world will ever […]

June 15, 2012 / 2 Comments