Fifteen-year-old Brent Stabler is trying to find his place in the popular crowd at Eastbrook High School. When Brent meets Nadia, he thinks that she is the one. Brent will do anything to be with Nadia, especially since dating her will propel him to the top of the social ladder. But when Nadia finally gives Brent a chance, he realizes that his heart belongs to someone else.
The Perfect Smile is a novella about finding love where you least expect it.
Sixteen-year-old Rachel Brandt is trying to make a name for herself on the basketball court and balance the expectations of school and her boyfriend. But when Rachel stumbles across a photograph of her mother, she decides to start asking questions about her. All she knows is that her mother disappeared after her father was killed.
Rachel dives headfirst into a search for the truth, uncovering a web of lies in her family. Will Rachel be able to move past the lies to discover her true identity?
Meet Lillie Gable– high school sophomore, outgoing, beautiful, athletic, and funny...
She is the life of any party. Her boyfriend, Jake, is a smoking hot senior, and Lillie is on track to be a starter on the varsity girls’ basketball team this year.
But trouble looms behind the façade. Lillie's home life is a wreck. Her father is hiding a secret, and Lillie is determined to find the truth, even if it tears apart her family.
While she searches for the truth about her father, the last thing Lillie needs is a feud with Angela Barrett, the brass, bleached blonde senior who is the queen of the rumor mill. Angela is determined to ruin Lillie's reputation because she has set her sights on Lillie's boyfriend, Jake.
Heartbroken and humiliated, Lillie can't return to the life she once knew. Does she have the strength and resolve to forge a new path now that everything is changing?
Charlie Baker is a sixth-grade student at Silver Lake Middle School. It's tough being the new kid. He has to make friends, learn geometry, and try not to embarrass himself in gym class. Oh, and he's also not supposed to tell anyone that he's an alien. Too bad he broke that rule the very first day. Now he has to convince his new friend Maya to help him fit in, keep his parents from discovering that he shared their secret, and deal with Caden, the school bully. Oh pug! This is going to be tough.
After I ran off with Vacuum’s arm, my family realized I wasn’t an ordinary pug.
I have the wrinkles, smashed face, and curly tail of a pug, but I have an appetite for adventure. I am always searching for a new mystery to solve, cat to chase, or pillow to steal.
After I gathered acorns for my squirrel friend Squeaks, my family knew it was time to put my adventures into a book. The thirteen short stories in this book connect and build into a story arc creating an exciting chapter book for young pug lovers (ages 8 and up).
Zelda the pug is back for a second round of adventures including a big move, new friends, and another encounter with Vacuum. The Adventures of Zelda is an exciting chapter book for young readers, providing a glimpse into the mind of a curious canine.
But no matter your age, pug fanatics and dog lovers will enjoy the adventures of this enchanting pug who grabs life like a bone and won’t let go.
The adventures continue with double the sneezes, wrinkles, and slobber…
I am not an ordinary pug. I have the wrinkles, smashed face, and curly tail of a pug, but the similarities stop there.
Instead of sleeping or eating my days away, I gather acorns for my squirrel friend Squeaks, solve the mystery of the leaf pile, or hide bones throughout the house.
Now I have a sister. Her name is Peach, and we tell our first adventures in this book. Meeting a giant mutant rabbit, hatching a plan to catch a pesky squirrel, and surviving a crab attack are some of our new adventures and antics.
Kids and adults alike smile and laugh as they read about our adventures, and rumor has it that families are more likely to adopt a pug after reading any of my books. The world will be a better place with more wrinkles and curly tails in it!
Laugh your way through four seasons with Zelda Pug and Peach!
Zelda the pug is back for her fourth book of adventures with her Boston terrier sister, Peach. Together, Zelda and Peach face the evil vacuum cleaner. Zelda discovers fireflies, and Peach learns to ice skate. But one question remains. Will Peach finally catch a duck?
The Adventures of Zelda series are laugh-out-loud chapter books for young readers.
In this fifth installment of the series, Zelda faces her biggest obstacle yet.
When Zelda the Pug outsmarts a greyhound at the dog park, Zelda knows she is on her way to becoming a pug legend. Her confidence is at an all-time high when she faces an unexpected setback in her quest to be a pug legend. Zelda must find a way to regain her confidence and return to her adventurous pug ways.
The Adventures of Zelda is a series of laugh-out-loud chapter books for young readers.