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Featured Books

Dawn of the Ancients: Daniel

Dawn of the Ancients: Daniel by Aurora Birchwood“What did you see? What did you see? Clara please, you need to tell me.”

“You need to talk to Jasmine and it must be soon.”

When Jasmine meets a gorgeous stranger it quickly becomes clear that he is unlike any other man she has ever met. Just how different he is Jasmine is yet to find out. When his terrible secret is revealed Jasmine’ world is thrown into chaos as deadly threats close in on her. Can the mysterious stranger save her, or will he bring damnation to her door? In accepting the truth, Jasmine is forced to admit that there are terrible deadly things in the world that she cannot explain. Continue reading

Sparky Lost Her Flame

Sparky is a “spirited” dragon who skips the brushing one morning because she doesn’t like the taste of toothpaste. She decides that her teeth are “clean enough.”

Her day at school starts off normal until she realizes that her handy flame is nowhere to be found. This causes some frustrating and socially awkward situations that will keep the reader laughing!

Will Sparky find her flame, and better yet, will she learn why brushing is so important? Continue reading

Pursuit

Pursuit by Gene Hackman“I’ll say this for the last time. Take your hand off the shotgun.”

In a tense standoff with a shopping mall shooter, Sergeant Juliette Worth has the suspect about to surrender—then in a few explosive seconds, she takes him down.

Usually a by-the-book cop, Julie has too much at stake, raising her daughter on her own, to break protocol—until the mall killer pushes her over the line. Instead of kudos for saving his hostage, the Missouri State Criminal Investigation Unit hands Julie cold case duty. Continue reading

Freedom To Change: Why You Are The Way You Are and What You Can Do About It

Freedom To Change: Why You Are The Way You Are and What You Can Do About It by Gregory L. Little, Kimberly J. Prachniak, and Stanley W. PrachniakFreedom To Change presents profound truths about human nature and how we make choices.

We have three drives deeply embedded in us—the will to survive, to reproduce, and to make our lives easier and more pleasurable. These drives help form our beliefs, control our habits, and lead to our destiny as individuals.

We have a desire to organize things so that we can better control the chaotic world around us. Our beliefs are one way we organize and interpret the world. Continue reading

First Earth: Book One in the Arch Mage Series

Raging scars and chronic pain made her different. Her courage made her savior of 2 worlds.

Agnes Ann Cavanaugh was always different from the other girls. Not just because of her scars, or the nerve damage to her legs… She can sense when people are lying, just by looking at them. And she can read almost any language, even ones she doesn’t speak.

Things get even stranger when Agnes interns with a professor of ancient texts. Continue reading

Second Earth: Book Two in the Arch Mage Series

An ancient force has awakened. And only a brave young girl can tame its destructive power…

After defeating the evil forces that threatened the worlds of the Jent Path, Agnes Ann Cavanaugh has continued her magical studies. But despite her hard work and skilled tutors, she still struggles to master her power while managing her chronic pain. Until her handsome friend Temnon and his shapeshifting cat return, and whisk Agnes with her family to train on a deserted island. Continue reading

The Itinerant Way

It was in January 1988 when it all began. I had decided to adopt an itinerant lifestyle, via fruit-picking throughout the three eastern states of Australia.

Over the next twenty years, I would persevere with this largely unconventional lifestyle: a lifestyle that would also take me beyond the Australian shores, from time to time.

This is the first book of a two book series. I hope to have the second book finalised and ready for publishing by early-2021. Continue reading

Blue Moon (By the Light of the Moon Book 2)

The year is 1885 and unwed Vanessa Gulet must surrender her newborn son to her married twin sister, Valerie, to raise.

A seed of bitterness grows in Vanessa. When the opportunity arises for her to have what she’s always wanted, Vanessa takes it despite the consequences to her family, getting more than she bargained for.

Meanwhile, Valerie, overcome with loss and grief, faces the diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. Will she and her husband, Felix, forge through their trials together or will life’s upsets cause them to drift apart? Will Vanessa and Valerie remain at odds Continue reading

Innovate and Win: 90 Days To Better Marketing Performance

Entrepreneurs and small to medium businesses often struggle to build or evolve their marketing capabilities.

This book lays out a roadmap for identifying and deploying innovation that will improve in-market results — building both the brand and the business.

*Develop innovation strategies
*Leverage insights and drive positive change
*Build a culture of innovation
*Create a measurement plan Continue reading

Daytona Sands (Rick Sands Suspense Novels Book 1)

Daytona Sands (Rick Sands Suspense Novels Book 1) by Gary FidelIn what appears to be an open-and-shut case, a young surfing champion is killed and his mother confesses to the crime.

Rick Sands, Executive Assistant State’s Attorney in Daytona Beach, Florida, knows the victim and his mother, an old high school classmate. He is also familiar with what lies behind the glamorous facade of “The World’s Most Famous Beach” and his instincts now tell him that there is more to this case than simply a mother inflicting fatal injuries during a violent argument with her son . . . but can he prove it? Continue reading

Art Of Candle Making Business Startup: How to Start, Run & Grow a Million Dollar Success From Home

Art Of Candle Making Business Startup: How to Start, Run & Grow a Million Dollar Success From Home! by Suzanne CarpenterIn this book, I don’t tell you how to make beautiful candles in few steps and then give you a few recipes to try, so you can start your own Candle making business. You can find that information anywhere, don’t have to buy my book to learn that.

Wait! Oh! I did that in this book. I did explain how to make Beautiful Candles, I also did give you a few simple recipes too. But I hope that is not why you bought this book. Continue reading

Family Life: A Novel

Winner of the 2016 International Dublin Literary Award

We meet the Mishra family in Delhi in 1978, where eight-year-old Ajay and his older brother Birju play cricket in the streets, waiting for the day when their plane tickets will arrive and they and their mother can fly across the world and join their father in America.

America to the Mishras is, indeed, everything they could have imagined and more: when automatic glass doors open before them, they feel that surely they must have been mistaken for somebody important. Continue reading

Fighting Rough: A Post-Apocalyptic EMP Survival Thriller (The EMP Book 5)

Fighting Rough A Post-Apocalyptic Survival ThrillerWho could you trust if society fell?

Winter is in full force. Freezing temperatures and heavy snow present new threats. But there’s more to surviving than just weathering the elements.

Out alone, James spots a man he recognizes from the compound. Does it mean they’re being hunted down? Or is it mere coincidence?

Max knows his group is a target. There are people who want them dead merely for revenge. Others want their radios, their guns, and their supplies Continue reading

Deep Water

Tucked in the wooded niches of Johnston County illegal barrooms serve as meeting places for drug deals and hunting grounds for a serial killer.

Tara Headley is looking for her next easy prey. But when she sets her sights on Keith Harper, Tara learns that not all prey is easy.

Bobbie Harper knows her marriage is crumbling. Her husband’s new friends are as secretive as ghosts. The only way for Bobbie to understand what’s going on is to find answers herself. But what she discovers leads her to question her own humanity. Continue reading

Is It Today?

Is It Today? by HJ FurlSexy. Candid. Provocative. Disturbing.

HJ Furl subjects disarmingly vulnerable characters to distressing conflict in a world of isolation and controversy. A filthy glue-sniffing girl begs you for help at dusk. A racist mother and her young children face certain robotic annihilation. Chaos breaks out on a long-haul flight when a tourist is incapacitated by bugs. Unclad soldiers hunt down a ruthless insurgent. A widower wanders through the wilderness searching for his dead wife and little boy. A male and a female contestant fight a beast in the deadliest game of chance in the world. A schoolboy is challenged to a cruel dare by a bully. Thrill seekers are infected with a deadly virus in their remote jungle retreat. Continue reading

You’re Perfect To Me

You're Perfect To Me by Isabel ScheckSometimes the only way to tell someone how much they mean to you is by writing it down…

About the author:

Isabel Scheck was born on August 13, 1997 in England, but has lived in Switzerland nearly her entire life.

Her love of writing began at age 13, and she’s been writing ever since with her first ever self-published book published in March, 2018. Continue reading

Hannah Goodheart and the Guardian of Time

Hannah Goodheart and the Guardian of Time by C. Michael MorrisonTurning thirteen can be difficult – especially when a time-traveling thief steals your necklace, and a brewing temporal conflict turns your birthday party into a mission to save the universe.

As Hannah and her friends chase the thief across time and space, they learn her necklace is more than a pretty piece of jewelry. Only one person can control the powerful pendant, and they must find them before the entire universe is wiped from history. Continue reading

Tower of Nirvana (The Trinity Trials Book 1)

Tower of Nirvana (The Trinity Trials Book 1) by Dexter Carr JrDemitrius, son of the Archangel Michael, and Mathias, son of the Archangel Gabriel, were with their mutual friend, Melody, exploring places they weren’t supposed to, as usual.

It was in front of the forbidden fruits of knowledge and life, dead center of the Radiant Forest, where their lives changed forever. Haunted by strange headaches and branded with weird symbols, the two boys soon learn they have been chosen as the next candidates for the Trinity Trials. Continue reading

I am a Runner: The Memoirs of a Sepsis Survivor

I am a Runner: The Memoirs of a Sepsis Survivor by Maria Papalia-Meier and Pamela Ackerson“You’ll never be able to run again.”

From running half marathons to being the sickest person in the hospital, Maria Papalia-Meier fought the river of death, and won.

Life changing moments, amputations, and negative thoughts refused to keep her down. With her rock-hard stubbornness, positive self-empowerment and persistence, she grabbed hope and unflinching faith to face the life handed to her. Her story offers an honest, tough-love approach to defeating pre-determined opinions, and self-imposed limitations. She refused to give up or give in. Continue reading

The Summer of Guinevere

Paulie Passero, underachiever, high school junior, wants the courage to talk to a girl.

A road trip from Chicago to rural Pennsylvania doesn’t interest him until his father emphasizes the need for a second driver. Why must they go? Paulie’s dying grandmother disowned her son twenty years ago, and fences must be mended. Unprepared for Smalltown USA, Paulie is bored at first but notices a girl in the back of a passing pickup and is immediately enamored.

Guinevere Thompson lives just down the road from Paulie’s grandparents. She wants nothing to do with him. It’s not that she doesn’t like him; Continue reading

Lone Star Odyssey: Obstacles

Lone Star Odyssey: Obstacles by David WilsonAfter dealing with terrorist attacks and an EMP attack on America’s infrastructure, Talon finally thought he was on his way home.

But the tragic death of one of his team has the rest of the groups morale low and everyone is feeling sorry for themselves. The latest encounter with a terrorist cell has inadvertently bought Talon’s group to the attention of the Iranian Supreme Command. Which in turn has declared war on Talon’s group and ordered other Iranian assets to hunt down and destroy Talon’s group. To make matters worse, Talon is talked into an ill-advised rescue attempt in a trade that should have assisted him in getting back to Texas. Continue reading

Carved in Bone: A Body Farm Novel

There is a patch of ground in Tennessee dedicated to the science of death, where human remains lie exposed to be studied for their secrets.

The real-life scientist who founded the “Body Farm” has broken cold cases and revolutionized forensics . . . and now he spins an astonishing tale inspired by his own experiences.

Renowned anthropologist Dr. Bill Brockton has spent his career surrounded by death at the Body Farm. Now he’s being called upon to help solve a baffling puzzle in a remote mountain community. Continue reading

Sophia Violet and the Fiery Orb

Just when fourteen-year-old Sophia Violet thinks her life can’t get any weirder, her entire world turns upside down.

In a few short weeks, she goes from being an awkward teenager to holding the fate of two worlds in her hands. Naturally, she resists. She has her own problems to solve. Like what’s up with her best friend, Luna, who’s been shapeshifting in and out of her life for as long as she can remember? Yet no one else, including her adoptive parents, has ever met her. At least not in her human form. Continue reading

Vampires: The Myths, Legends, and Lore

A thrilling treasury of vampire lore!

Since the seventeenth century, people have been frightened, mesmerized, and fascinated by the terrifying tales of vampires. In this book, you’ll uncover the history and mystery behind these bloodthirsty monsters with folklore, mythology, and poetry from every tradition in the world. From the Bosnian Lampir, whose disease-ridden corpse spread infection and death throughout villages, to Bram Stoker’s charming Dracula, who helped define modern-day vampires, the wicked stories surrounding these nocturnal beings are sure to captivate anyone who has ever wondered about these shadow-loving creatures. Continue reading