At the age of seventy-eight, Elmer Heartland packed up his things, kissed his sleeping wife on the forehead, and left. For good." So begins the journey of Elmer, a man in his twilight years who has spent most of his life simply doing what he was told. After year upon year of empty conversations, mea...More info →
Alex Parris has been fascinated by the Trojan War all his life, but when he meets the seductive Eléna on a cruise to Turkey, he cannot help but see the two of them as a modern Helen and Paris. However, following seduction in Istanbul and their tour to the ruins of Ilium, Alex is forced to fight his...More info →
When the handwritten letter from Japan arrives, Benjamin cannot help but flash back to when he lived in Hawaii and met Hanako, a Japanese stewardess. But Addy, Benjamin’s wife of three years, knows what the letter really means: a love child was born. Now Benjamin must save a child he has never met...More info →
All 12 year old Anuka knows is the ice and snow of her little home in Greenland. She lives in a hut with her sick mama and learns to hunt with her dogs. When her mama goes to her resting place, Anuka struggles to survive. When the winter turns harsh, she dares to journey across the frozen island to ...More info →
Life is impossible when every moment of the present is haunted by the past. Íris is a refugee from an abusive youth in Iceland, further abused on the streets of Toronto - until she sees Art as an escape. With a scholarship, she drifts from depression to nightmare to Wiccan rituals to the next exhibi...More info →
The deepest scars can be invisible.
Lily’s swimming career is jeopardized when she dates Tyler, her attractive teammate. At first he seems like the perfect boyfriend. But Tyler’s insults and demands increase, and Lily has to decide if her relationship is worth the emotional torture. Between Tyler, the pressure of competition, and an anonymous online bully, Lily risks losing everything she has fought for as a 15-year old swimmer.
A Cold and Quiet Place is a YA novel about competitive swimming and the dark world of emotional abuse.More info →