Book List in Order: 5 titles

  • Doug Crandell is a maestro in multiple genres: the author of critically-acclaimed true crime books, devilishly charming memoirs, and tragicomic works of fiction about small-town life that are leavened in equal measure with poignancy and humor. Enter...


  • This Sherwood Anderson-award winning farcical novel follows two teenage boys living on a farm in rural Indiana. Their father—a diminutive man and the laughingstock of their small town—purchases two boars in an attempt to impress his neighbors and...


  • It's a town where the streets are named Candy Cane Road and December Drive. The Christmas holiday spirit lives all year around. It's also where Jerry Scott Heidler was raised. And where-in December 1997-he brutally slaughtered his former foster famil...


  • Brad Orville always envied his brother Compton's hair. Brad started losing his hair in seventh grade. Compton could score a date with just a flick of his flowing locks. But when womanizing Compton suffers a brain injury from a jealous husband, Brad b...


  • Thanks to Ugly Betty, America is finally ready to read a love story about a couple who isn't sleek, slick, tucked, pulled, or plastic. Do we have to be beautiful to be loved? Hobbie--this novel's darkly romantic hero--has been banished to homely m...