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Found Family Science Fiction & Fantasy

Found families are made of people who aren’t biologically related, but who protect and trust each other. In science fiction and fantasy, these are often spaceship crews, bands of mercenaries, or other groups who come together for a task and find themselves growing closer and closer.


Light from Uncommon Stars / Ryka Aoki –…

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Greek Heroines

Modernized retellings of classic mythological stories, told by the women who feature prominently within them – and who have gone voiceless for too long.



The Penelopiad / Margaret Atwood

Penelope’s slyly brilliant side of the story, from the Booker Prize-winning author of The Blind Assassin,…

"Demon Copperhead" by Barbara Kingsolver

Demon Copperhead by Barbara Kingsolver / Kingsolver, Barbara

2023 Pulitzer Prize Winner in Fiction.

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Demon Copperhead is a powerful and poignant story set in the mountains of southern Appalachia. The narrative follows a young boy,…

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How To Sell a Haunted House


How To Sell a Haunted House / Grady Hendrix

New York Times bestselling author Grady Hendrix takes on the haunted house in a hilarious and terrifying new novel that explores the way your past-and your family-can haunt you like nothing else.

Louise’s parents have passed away, and she’s returning to the small Southern town where she grew up to get their house ready to sell….

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Michigan Horror Stories

Scary stories – both real and imagined – taking place in the Great Lakes State.

Note: Getting scared during a horror story can be fun, but getting triggered is not. Be sure to check out these titles beforehand to make sure that their content is appropriate to your preferred fear factor.

General Fiction


Broken Monsters / Lauren Beukes

Detective Gabriella Versado has seen a lot of bodies….