Books tagged: diverse characters

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The Black Thumb
Series: The Professor Molly Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016 by Hawaiian Heritage Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a violent death disrupts the monthly meeting of the Pua Kala Garden society, Professor Molly Barda has no intention of playing amateur detective. But Molly’s not just a witness–the victim is Molly’s house guest and grad-school frenemy. And Molly quickly finds to her dismay that her interest in the murder of the stylish and self-centered Melanie Polewski is more than just…academic.
The Far Out Five: Adventures in the Land of Obbal Nobbal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,740. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables
The Far Out Five: Adventures in the Land of Obbal Nobbal is a timeless archetypal fairy tale, yet with new progressive values in a fantasy, sci-fi setting. It is a story about five gifted youngsters from different corners of the universe who are involuntarily beamed to the Land of Obbal Nobbal by a wizard who works for a corrupt King.
Horizon of Young People Poems
You set the price! Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Poetry » Themes & motifs
Horizon of Young People Poems is a magnificent poetic symphony, comprised of numerous poems which elucidate feelings felt by almost everybody. Taking you to lands as far away as the highest mountains and under the profound seas, this read is sure to lift you off your feet and engulf you in the essence of poetical magic.
The Alternate Universe
Price: Free! Words: 43,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Claude thinks his biggest problem is trying to impress his new boyfriend when a much bigger problem comes along: his father vanishes, leaving clues that he might have invented a time machine. In search of answers, Claude and his best friend must stay a step ahead of a powerful corporation and confront one of the darkest episodes in history. But they are running out of time.
Heirloom (Seed Savers)
Series: Seed Savers, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,300. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
In this third installment of the futuristic Seed Savers series, Lily travels cross-country searching for her missing father who led a failed rebellion before she was born. Clare and Dante, meanwhile, enjoy life on a farm in Canada while learning more of the shocking history of how gardening became illegal in the United States.
Signs of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,580. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Signs of Life follows diverse characters as they live, bravely though often blindly, in the rural areas and small towns where they run into life's jagged walls—yet still they seek for marrow, some sign, to sustain them on their singular journeys.
Ma MacDonald Flees the Farm: It's Not a Pretty Picture ... Book
Series: Activity Books for Kids · Food Books for Children. Price: $3.01 USD. Words: 470. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Nursery Rhymes, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When animals ruin Mrs. MacDonald’s catering business, Ma takes action--you can too with finding activities for ages 3 - 8.
Kaleidoscope: Diverse YA Science Fiction and Fantasy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,980. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
What do a disabled superhero, a time-traveling Chinese-American figure skater, and a transgender animal shifter have in common? They’re all stars of Kaleidoscope stories! Featuring New York Times bestselling and award winning authors along with newer voices.
Take That, You Scaredy-Cat!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
Jay will have to learn how to confront his fears, stand up to his enemies, and forgive those that have let him down. Take That beautifully captures both the excitement and the vulnerability of being a kid these days. Kids will learn important lessons about how to stand up for themselves and how to overcome the bullies in their lives. It will make a difference in the lives of kids from age
REEL Rangers Adventure: Volatile Moon
Series: REEL Rangers Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,300. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Ecology Ranger “Tree” Mays once again gets reassigned after provoking corporate polluters. In order to redeem himself, Tree must lead his team on a perilous mission to prevent a mining disaster, while challenging a formidable adversary, at the South Pole of the Moon. On Delta Base, Captain Revelin North struggles to maximize mining production... a deadly confrontation is inevitable.