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The Joys of Motherhood

The Joys of Motherhood
  • Author(s): Buchi Emecheta
  • Location(s): Nigeria
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1990s

Nnu Ego is a woman who gives all her energy, money and everything she has to raising her children – leaving her little time to make friends.

The Judas Disciple

The Judas Disciple
  • Author(s): Chrys Cymri
  • Location(s): Northampton, Oklahoma
  • Genre(s): Historical
  • Era(s): Today

‘You will be chosen for the Judas Competition,’ Lucifer said confidently. ‘And you will win. Trust me, you will win. We’ll make sure of it.’ The Competition to become the next Judas Disciple is heating up. For Corina, going...

The Judas Inheritance

The Judas Inheritance
  • Author(s): James Collins
  • Location(s): Symi
  • Genre(s): Horror
  • Era(s): Contemporary

An ancient curse? Desperation in the economic crisis? What is causing the suicides of so many adults and children on this small Greek island? When Chris Trelawney arrives on the island to take away his late father’s belongings, he...

The Judge’s List

The Judge’s List
  • Author(s): John Grisham
  • Location(s): Florida
  • Genre(s): Thriller
  • Era(s): contemporary

In The Whistler, Lacy Stoltz investigated a corrupt judge who was taking millions in bribes from a crime syndicate. She put the criminals away, but only after being attacked and nearly killed. Three years later, and approaching forty, she...

The Jumbies

The Jumbies
  • Author(s): Tracey Baptiste
  • Location(s): Caribbean
  • Genre(s): Children
  • Era(s): N/A

When eleven-year-old Corinne stumbles into the forest on her Caribbean island home, she rouses a jumbie–a malevolent spirit–who emerges to wreak havoc. Corinne must call on her courage and her friends and use ancient magic to stop the jumbie...

The Jump-Off Creek

The Jump-Off Creek
  • Author(s): Molly Gloss
  • Location(s): Oregon
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 1890s

The Jump-Off Creek is the unforgettable story of widowed homesteader Lydia Sanderson and her struggles to settle in the mountains of Oregon in the 1890s. “Every gritty line of the story rings true” (Seattle Times) as Molly Gloss delivers...

The Jungle Book

The Jungle Book
  • Author(s): Rudyard Kipling
  • Location(s): India
  • Genre(s): Fiction
  • Era(s): 20th century

The Jungle Book key characters are Mowgli, a boy raised by wolves and Sher Khan, biggest tiger in India. As Baloo the sleepy brown bear, Bagheera the cunning black panther, Kaa the python, and his other animal friends teach...

The Kabul Beauty School

The Kabul Beauty School
  • Author(s): Deborah Rodriguez
  • Location(s): Kabul
  • Genre(s): Biography
  • Era(s): 2000s

The Kaisho

The Kaisho
  • Author(s): Eric Lustbader
  • Location(s): World
  • Genre(s): Thriller

The Kalahari Typing School For Men

The Kalahari Typing School For Men
  • Author(s): Alexander McCall Smith
  • Location(s): Botswana
  • Genre(s): Crime
  • Era(s): Contemporary

Ex-CID. Ex-New York. Ex-cellent’ reads the sign outside the Satisfaction Guarantee Detective Agency. Cephas Buthelezi certainly talks the talk, Precious discovers, but would he have the wherewithal to deal with her current case – a man who has been...

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