Book List:7 titles
  • A rollicking tale of friendship and betrayal by critically acclaimed novelist Robert HoughThe year is 1664, and Benny Wand, a young thief and board game hustler, is arrested in London for illegal gaming. Deported to the city of Port Royal, Jamaica —...


  • A young man is on a dangerous mission that will secure his future … or leave him dead. With all the suspense of a fast-paced movie, this gripping novel about Diego’s treacherous journey across borders, is also a moving story about a boy’s crossi...


  • A riotous tale of love and lust, valor and villainy on the Mexican frontier of the 1930s.Robert Hough’s vivid and wildly imaginative novel takes us to 1931 Mexico and Corazón de la Fuente, a war-ravaged border town where the only enterprise is a b...


  • This high-interest, low-vocabulary novella is intended for adult basic education (ABE) and English as a Second Language (ESL) readers. The year is 1920, and all of Mexico is at war with itself. Gangs of rebels roam the country, stealing money, food, ...


  • A boldly conceived, deeply sympathetic novel about ordinary people who find themselves entangled in distant, brutal acts of terror. Hank is a Canadian lonely heart working the endless night shift as a computer operator. One day, after he narrowly ...


  • Horrified when a pair of stowaways is sent to their deaths upon discovery, container ship bosun Rodolfo Miguel watches his crewmates split into opposing groups that are subsequently forced to come to terms with their actions. By the author of The Fin...


  • In the 1910s and '20s, during the golden age of the big top, Mabel Stark was the superstar of the Ringling Brothers Barnum and Bailey Circus, and one of America's most eccentric celebrities. A tiny, curvaceous Kentucky blonde in a white leather bodys...