Last Ride

Last Ride Author: Laura Langston
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

A year after he accidentally killed his best friend while street racing, Cody has stopped racing and is trying to work off the cost of repairing his car, until his boss announces he will keep the car if Cody doesn't pay it off at once....

Rujub, the Juggler

Rujub  the Juggler Author: George Alfred Henty
Publisher: Library of Alexandria

It would be difficult to find a fairer scene. Throughout the gardens lanterns of many shapes and devices threw their light down upon the paths, which were marked out by lines of little lamps suspended on wires a foot above the ground. In a treble row they encircled a large ...

First Time

First Time Author: Meg Tilly
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

Sixteen-year-old Haley must deal with the unwanted advances from her mother's new boyfriend....

Sex, Love, and Friendship

Sex  Love  and Friendship Author: Alan Soble
Publisher: Rodopi

This collection joins together sixty essays on the philosophy of love and sex. Each was presented at a meeting of The Society for the Philosophy of Sex and Love held between 1977 and 1992 and later revised for this edition. Topics addressed include ethical and political issues (AIDS, abortion, homosexual rights, and ...

Sex, Love, and Friendship

Sex  Love  and Friendship Author: Alan Soble
Publisher: Rodopi

This collection joins together sixty essays on the philosophy of love and sex. Each was presented at a meeting of The Society for the Philosophy of Sex and Love held between 1977 and 1992 and later revised for this edition. Topics addressed include ethical and political issues (AIDS, abortion, homosexual rights, and ...

Baseball Fever

Baseball Fever Author: Sindy McKay
Publisher: Treasure Bay, Inc.

Jason gets sick and can't play in an important baseball game. His mother, his doctor and his friends all help him to feel better even though he can't play....

Baseball Fever

Baseball Fever Author: Sindy McKay
Publisher: Treasure Bay, Inc.

When Jason get sick and has to miss the first baseball game of the season, his fellow players on the team think of a clever way to keep him informed about the game as it is going on....

Miss Wayne & The Queens of DC (The Cartel Publications Presents)

Miss Wayne   The Queens of DC  The Cartel Publications Presents Author: Toy Styles
Publisher: The Cartel Publications

Miss Wayne, Parade, and Daffany arrive in Washington D.C. for a funeral and find that after Miss Wayne hooks up his fabulous male friends he decides he doesn't want to return to the West Coast with them....

The Unnameables

The Unnameables Author: Ellen Booraem
Publisher: Houghton Mifflin Harcourt

On an island in whose strict society only useful objects are named and the unnamed are ignored or forbidden, thirteen-year-old Medford encounters an unusual and powerful creature, half-man, half-goat, and together they attempt to bring some changes to the...

TJ and the Sports Fanatic

TJ and the Sports Fanatic Author: Hazel Hutchins
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

TJ knows that something weird is going on when his friend Seymour signs him up to play football even though they are both bad at sports, and with his parent's hardware store in financial trouble, he has more than enough to worry about....

Fouling Out

Fouling Out Author: Gregory Walters
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

After experiencing his friend Tom's home life and out-of-control behavior, Craig has to decide upon the future of their friendship....

Magic For Marigold (Annotated Edition)

Magic For Marigold  Annotated Edition Author: Lucy Maud Montgomery
Publisher: Jazzybee Verlag

Marigold is a bright young girl who never got to know her father and is raised by a big family. The author and creator of the Anne of Green Gables series beatifully weaves four short stories together into an amazing plot ... This is the extended and annotated edition including an ...

Silver Rain

Silver Rain Author: Lois Peterson
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

When her uncle and mother disappear on mysterious errands, Elsie and her friend Scoop discover them competing in a dance marathon to solve the family's money problems....

Plastic

Plastic Author: Sarah N. Harvey
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

When Jack's best friend Leah informs him that her mom is getting her a "boob job" for her sixteenth birthday, Jack begins his research and learns the pros and cons of plastic surgery....

Meeting Miss 405

Meeting Miss 405 Author: Lois Peterson
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

Life is hard enough for Tansy, but when Dad sends her to a wrinkled old babysitter named Miss Stella, Tansy, with the help of her best friend Parveen, gradually learns to manage all the changes in her life and make unexpected new friends in the process....

Waiting for White Horses

Waiting for White Horses Author: Nathan Jorgenson
Publisher: Greenleaf Book Group

The friendship between Grant Thorson and Will Campbell is the only sure thing in Grant's life as he suffers a series of painful losses. When he falls in love with Susan, it seems that happiness is his once more. But when Will dies, Grant decides that loving someone makes him ...

How to Lose Friends and Infuriate Lovers

How to Lose Friends and Infuriate Lovers Author: Jonar Nader
Publisher: Plutonium

If love conquers all, what conquers love? All of us yearn for affection. We ache for intimacy. We pine for solace. We burn for love. Indeed, love can be baffling and tormenting. The world's troubles would lift and drift if those whom we loved, could love us in return. This ...

Martin Rattler

Martin Rattler Author: Ballantyne, R. M.
Publisher: Delmarva Publications, Inc.

Martin Rattler is the story of a mischievous young boy with a good heart. By mistake, he winds up on the ship Firefly with his friend Barney O’Flannagan, headed to the South Seas. Escaping pirates and surviving a shipwreck, the two explore South America in one frolicking adventure after ...

Riley Park

Riley Park Author: Diane Tullson
Publisher: Orca Book Publishers

After Corbin and his best friend Darius are attacked in Riley Park, Corbin must cope with the loss of his friend, his physical impairments, and finding the culprit....

Soulmates from the Pages of History

Soulmates from the Pages of History Author: Jack Adler
Publisher: Algora Publishing

Writer Jack Adler describes 75 famous friendships throughout history from mythical to contemporary times. Along the way, the lives and personalities of artists, politicians, philosophers, soldiers, and outlaws are outlined, including some personal details that may not be well-known. Presenting sketches of individuals like Julius Caesar and Mark Anthony, Adam Smith ...

The Adventures of Pussy Whoosie

The Adventures of Pussy Whoosie Author: Marion Duthie
Publisher: Strategic Book Publishing

Pussy Whoosie is a mischievous but lovable cat who lives in a house next to a garden with Mr. Hoppity, her owner. Pussy Whoosie likes to be in charge of everything that happens in the house and garden, which often leads to her getting into trouble In the first of ...