Fiction

Dr. Elana Ashley – Splunkunio Splunkey Detective and Peacemaker Case Two: Big Bully Holly Howler

Dream Image Press (August 21, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN: 978-1-4808-1957-3

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Is your child a bully, a victim or a bystander? Big Bully Holly Howler shoves kids to be first in the lunch line and snatches things from other students ─ all without the teacher’s knowledge. Holly seems unstoppable ─ until Splunkey, a peace-loving detective, encourages Ellie […]

Dr. Elana Ashley – Splunkunio Splunkey Detective y Pacificador Caso Segundo: La Gran Abusive Holly Howler

Dream Image Press (November 19, 2005)
Language: English/Spanish
ISBN: 978-1-4808-2218-4

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Is your child a bully, a victim or a bystander? Big Bully Holly Howler shoves kids to be first in the lunch line and snatches things from other students ─ all without the teacher’s knowledge. Holly seems unstoppable ─ until Splunkey, a peace-loving detective, encourages Ellie […]

Dr. Elana Ashley – Splunkunio Splunkey Detective and Peacemaker Case One: The Missing Friendship Bracelet

Dream Image Press (2003)
Language: English
ISBN: 0-9744812-0-3

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A missing bracelet causes a rift in the friendship between two elephants, Ellie and Eli.  As the crisis escalates, Detective Splunkunio Splunkey comes to the rescue.  Not only does Splunkey help Ellie to find the bracelet, he preserves a friendship while teaching important lessons in the process.

Dr. Elana Ashley – Splunkunio Splunkey Detective y Pacificador Caso Primero: El Brazalete de la Amistad Desaparecido

Dream Image Pr Llc; Bilingual edition (April 30, 2005)
Language: English/Spanish
ISBN-10: 0974481211
ISBN-13: 978-0974481210

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The debut title of a bilingual (English/Spanish) picturebook mysteries series for young readers by author/photographer Elana Ashley, Splunkunio Splunkey: Detective And Peacemaker (Detective y pacificador) introduces a stuffed animal detective who is called upon to find out what has happened to […]

Connie Corcoran Wilson – The Christmas Cats Fear for the Deer

Quad Cities’ Press (August 18, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0982444885
ISBN-13: 978-0982444887

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The Christmas Cats Fear for the Deer is a Seuss-ical tale for young children which builds upon the morals of the first three Christmas Cats books (The Christmas Cats in Silly Hats, The Christmas Cats Chase Christmas Rats and The Christmas Cats Encounter Bats).

Kate Hannigan – The Detective’s Assistant

Little, Brown Books for Young Readers (April 7, 2015)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 0316403512
ISBN-13: 978-0316403511

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The Detective’s Assistant tells the story of America’s first woman detective, Kate Warne, who was hired by Allan Pinkerton’s National Detective Agency in 1856 in downtown Chicago. In what Kirkus Reviews calls a “rousing fictional account of the remarkable career of a […]

Elizabeth Wheeler – Asher’s Fault

Bold Strokes Books (September 17, 2013)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1602829829
ISBN-13: 978-1602829824

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The day fourteen-year-old Asher receives a Minolta camera from his aunt Sharon, he buys the last roll of black-and-white film and takes his first photograph—a picture of a twisted pine tree. He’s so preoccupied with his new hobby he fails to notice his dad’s […]

Tracy Ahrens – Sammy Sparrow’s First Flight

Publisher: Guardian Angel Publishing (December 25, 2014)
Language: English
Print ISBN: 9781616335847; 161633584X
eBook ISBN: 9781616335854; 1616335858

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In Sammy Sparrow’s First Flight, a young sparrow named Sammy quickly learns why parents set rules. He was told not to fly alone at night. His wings are weak and Sammy falls into a bush below. The world looks scary from the […]

Lori Rader Day – The Black Hour

Paperback: 331 pages
Publisher: Seventh Street Books (July 8, 2014)
Language: English
ISBN-10: 1616148853
ISBN-13: 978-1616148850

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For Chicago sociology professor Amelia Emmet, violence was a research topic–until a student she’d never met shot her.

He also shot himself. Now he’s dead and she’s back on campus, trying to keep up with her class […]

Mary T Wagner – The Last Christmas Tree

File Size: 180 KB
Print Length: 29 pages
Simultaneous Device Usage: Unlimited
Sold by: Amazon Digital Services, Inc.
Language: English

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With her kids gone for Christmas and her final divorce hearing barely a month away, Leslie Taylor has never felt less generosity in her heart as the holiday approaches in this seasonal short story. Her […]