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Y.A. contemporary romantic comedy
Bayard wants to get to the slippery part of his first intimate relationship. But when a boy raised by a strong woman meets a girl becoming a strong woman, things aren't always smooth sailing. Negotiating expectations, consent, and limits is 100 times harder than anyone ever told them. At least it’s 1000 times more satisfying, too!
Contemporary feminist suspense
14-year-old Wendell gets in way over his head when he agrees to help a mysterious group of girls take revenge on their school’s most notorious sexual predator. But the girls will stop at nothing short of justice. Soon Wendell is standing at the brink of murder, and must weight the value of a human life against keeping his community safe.
After creating the world, the goddess Gliss hid the Hooded Jewel to spite her lover. Thousands of years later, a shipwrecked band of frenemies stumbles upon the first clue to its location in centuries. Ethnic prejudice, nationalism — and plain old human jealousy— could tear the group apart at any time, but clues to the irresistible prize keep piling up.
The infamous island prison of Kelthorn represents all the Offworlders have taken from the people of Tehrdîles. After 13 years under the brutal Elect, a planetary order of nun-witches is ready to risk an all-out assault on this symbol of the Elect’s domination. This is the story of ten ordinary people swept up in the violence on that fateful day.
Space station Cmdr. Arcea Vail is about to steal a Union supply ship and defect to the planet below. The supplies will feed her and her six pregnant crewmates — and their 21 triplets — for years. But the Union’s hottest male porn star appears with a baby bump of his own, and warns that an imminent Union visit could ruin Arcea’s utopian dream.