Available Light is now for sale in electronic and print format through all major distributors. One of its stories, “Brother,” has been nominated for a Pushcart Prize. Congratulations to Phillip!
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What woman of a certain age doesn’t sometimes look upon her life and wish she could go back and do it all over again?
With more of her life behind her than ahead, Margaret Braverman, a physicist teaching at a small college, cannot help but regret the things she never quite got right. Most important [...]
A youthful vagrant, Billy Tabbs has been living in the streets for as long as he can remember, scratching out a pitiable existence in a city that doesn’t much care if he lives or dies.
Amid rumors that his kind are disappearing from the alleyways and the overpasses, Billy is recruited into a bizarre homeless [...]
School is a story about friendship, love, and power–and how the influence of all three can change who we are.
Lucas and Jake are lifetime best friends who live in rural Wilson, North Carolina. When the county school board is pressured to realign school districts, their mothers decide to send Lucas and Jake to [...]
Bill Bunn’s Hymns of Home is a collection of essays previously published in Salon, The Globe and Mail, and elsewhere. These charming short pieces will touch your heart, make you laugh, and often make you think. In “Take a Walk,” the author discusses our natural mode of transportation, and how the world evolved around its [...]
Our first signed title for Spring 2014 is a biography of physicist Hedwig Kohn, entitled Hedwig Kohn: A Passion for Physics, by Brenda P. Winnewisser.Hedwig Kohn (1887-1964) was one of the pioneer women in physics, not only in Germany. She was the third, and last,
woman to attain the Habilitation (qualication for a professorship, [...]
Trajectory of Dreams
A Psychological Thriller by Nicole Wolverton (see her site)
Great giveaway deal until March 17!
Ever since she saw the space shuttle disintegrate in front of her eyes at the age of ten, Lela White has been obsessed. Only she can keep the astronauts safe, even [...]
His mom disappeared without a trace. Believing his mom abandoned the family, Steve Best can barely function. School is a failure. Home is a disaster. Even his attempt to save a duck from the school bullies led to the nickname he’s dying to forget. When he’s sent to his Great Aunt Shannon’s house for the [...]
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17-year-old Caleb O’Connor is a werewolf, but he doesn’t believe in magic. He breaks out of his reclusive community in Maine to go to MIT, hoping that a werewolf can fit in on a campus where no one believes in monsters. He’s drawn back [...]
Collected over twenty years of studying, teaching, and research, these problems range from gems taken from the classic literature to sticky issues we’ve seen in our own labs. Divided into four sections–Classic Mechanics, Statistical & Thermal Physics, Mathematical Physics, and Quantum Mechanics– this book will be useful for graduate students studying for quals or anyone [...]
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