A book for young males that tells a story and gives advice on being comfortable with being yourself.
Carmichael is starting a new school, but dreads the process of making new friends and adjusting to a new environment. After trying to fit in, Carmichael decides to take a stand and be different by being himself. Will his decision to be himself jeopardize him being "cool?"
In Shadows and Light at the Winkler Mansion, a dynamic and authentic friendship between two twelve-year-old boys is tested when it pushes up against the supernatural after a visit to an old, abandoned mansion. After a narrow escape, a strange man visits to explain the nature of good and evil, and confirms that their fate relies upon a dreaded return to to the scary mansion.
Cheyanne Dupree, European trained chef, has a recipe for everything, except happiness. A decade earlier, she inherited a fortune but lost Luc Allesandro, the rightful heir to the family estate and the love of her life. She returns to her childhood home for her tenth high school reunion and attempts to clear out the ghosts that haunt her.