Book List in Order: 24 titles



  • Book Four of Five is the latest collection of five gripping short stories from prolific author David Hughes. Once again, he has written stories that will keep the reader speculating on the subject, with plot lines that compel you to think about life ...



  • In 2014 the Chinese are on the brink of perfecting the science of weather modification as a method of warfare. The plan is to destroy the United States by unleashing all the forces of nature that will soon be at their disposal. As the final field te...



  • How should I pick a college? What is a major? Benny is unsure of how to do his homework, which is to tell the class what he wants to do when he grows up. From the time Benny could walk, he was always playing with Legos. Can this help him with his hom...



  • David Hughes has written a further five intriguing short stories put together in this collection, Book Three of Five. In the first, 'Deadly Chocolates', the police are in a race against time to catch a lethal poisoner, who seems to be attacki...



  • When Benny is tasked with a daunting homework assignment to tell the class what he wants to do when he grows up, he is thrust into a journey of wonder and self-discovery. Will an enlightening conversation with his grandfather change everything? In hi...



  • David Hughes presents five intriguing short stories in which scheming and plotting are uniting themes. In 'Dragon Lady' a young boy is unwittingly used as a drugs mule by his manipulative grandmother; 'Jail Break' tells how a group of convicts were a...



  • On holiday in Suffolk, a boy and his dog discover a World War II pillbox half buried on a deserted beach. When he returns the next day with his parents, the pillbox has disappeared. They learn that there had been a pillbox there and a boy had once be...



  • Tongues are set wagging at the post office when Emily and Jane make their home together running a B & B in the small close-knit village near Nottingham, but the gossips are taken by surprise when Emily suddenly becomes pregnant. Only Emily and Jane k...







  • Detective Inspector Roger Watson is getting nowhere. A forty-year-old spinster is in a coma in the hospital, and he is convinced she has been raped by the Reverend Thomas Wright. The investigation is floundering for lack of evidence, so the Inspector...



  • What do you get when you put a group of people together at an island summer camp with the one person who has a grudge to hold against everyone there? This is one boy you never should have bullied. WARNING: This book contains very descriptive, violent...



  • The UK threat of mainland attack, as we stand today, remains at 'substantial'. This means that a terrorist attack remains a strong possibility and could occur without warning. Figures revealed that the number of terror arrests had risen by sixty per ...



  • Despite his vast wealth Scrooge is a miserable and mean spirited man. He is infamous for his devious dealings, uncharitable nature and his hatred for anything related to Christmas. However, during a visit from his deceased business partner, Jacob Mar...



  • Finally reunited after three months of misunderstanding, confusion, and separation, Glory Meredith, a college student in Illinois, and Adam Runner, a young basketball coach at a small Ohio high school, are set to embark on their life journey up a roa...



  • All the excitement has gone out of Tom and Lucy Davies’ marriage. Tom is depressed and Lucy increasingly feels that she has been cheated by life and the years have been passing her by. However, for Tom and Lucy and their two daughters everything...



  • Five original, one act plays, written specifically for a small cast of girls - ideal for high school performance / exam work. Includes synopses, character outlines and staging ideas. Verdict - A kidnapped woman is forced to stand trial for her past c...



  • Five original, one act plays, written specifically for a small cast of boys - ideal for high school performance / exam work. Includes synopses, character outlines and staging ideas. The Heist - A gang attempt to break in to a high security bank vault...



  • Printers Tales is a compilation of over 30 stories, from various authors, about the printing industry in the pre-digital age. Before computers became common-place in the late 1970s, to produce a printed page required the skill and expertise o...



  • Twenty-six year old Adam Runner is an English teacher and head varsity boys' basketball coach at a small high school. Popular and successful as a coach and teacher, his emotional life away from school is in shambles. Distraught over the deaths of h...








  • An epic debut graphic novel from an acclaimed illustrator—dark, funny, beautiful, disturbing, each page a surprise Approaching 50, and warned by his doctor that he's drinking too much and needs to take more exercise, David Hughes is given a dog f...



  • Every novelist is an assembly of his own characters. Hughes (The Joke of the Century, 1986, etc.) here has the inspiration to make all of his characters himself.In this anti-story, he's his own publisher's literary editor, the coquettish Davina Darle...





  • During the Second World War, a unit of the German army of occupation in France was troubled by partisan activity and decided on reprisals against the town of Oradour. As a result of that decision, the name of that small place is known around the worl...