BOOK PACK #2 – {05-23-2016}

The Backup Asset: A Thriller by Leslie Wolfe

The Backup Asset: A Thrillerby Leslie Wolfe

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Cold War II has started with a vengeance. Or, as the American president calls it, Cold War 2.0, reflecting the impact technology has in the new age of espionage. The United States is now in the crosshairs of a renewed, unstoppable enemy intelligence operation.

At Langley, a report causes turbulence, as it predicts Russia’s inconceivable plans based on apparently random incursions into other countries’ territorial space.

In Moscow, the relentless Russian president and his key military leader are planning retaliation for the Crimea sanctions.

America’s newest weapons system, the laser cannon, is ready to be installed on a Zumwalt-class stealth destroyer. This weapon has the ability to change the balance of power in the world, and give America and its allies the upper hand in any military conflict.

But there’s a problem. Someone stole the weapon’s plans and is ready to hand them to our enemies.


Espionage has a new dimension. Everyone is gettable.

An engaging and unsettling page-turner, The Backup Asset explores the fascinating world of espionage and counter-intelligence, featured against a backdrop of cutting-edge technology and keenly depicted political conjunctures.

Racing against time and unseen enemies to catch a spy and contain a critical information leak, Alex Hoffmann returns as the heroine of The Backup Asset. Putting her life on the line and risking everything she has, Alex is relentless in her quest, taking readers on a breathtaking roller coaster ride in this fast-paced, engrossing espionage technothriller.

Fans of Jack Ryan, Jason Bourne, and Jack Reacher will enjoy Alex Hoffmann.

Praise for Leslie Wolfe
“Leslie Wolfe weaves a wonderful story of espionage, current technology, warfare.” – Lucas McWilliams
“Wolfe keeps readers turning the pages…” – Kirkus Reviews
“Leslie Wolfe has the talent that is comparable to the likes of a Tom Clancy or a Michael Crichton, or even James Patterson.” – Dennis Waller

Praise for Alex Hoffman Series Book One, Executive
“Verdict: A phenomenal novel that will keep you on the edge of your seat.” – KWNY Publicity
“What an amazing book!” – Yvonne Crawford
“Two thumbs way, WAY up.” – Nataliya Field
“What a treat!” – Conrad Samayoa
“Better than Clancy and Baldacci!” – Tucker D.

Praise for Alex Hoffman Series Book Two, Devil’s Move
“Exciting, Devil’s Move is a Hell bent ride that keeps the reader engaged. and guessing the final outcome, much like a tight and unpredictable race to the White House.” – Carole P. Roman
“This story has one of the best plots I’ve read in a long time.” – Joan A. Adamak
“From the beginning to the last page her novel manages to keep reader’s attention, delivering intrigue, thrill and suspense ” – Denis Yukosav
“A thriller with a political agenda that conceals powerful influence, the perfect play for global conspiracy” – Pennie Mae Cartawick
“An impressive amount of suspense throughout.” – Kirkus Reviews

Show Me More:Mystery Thriller & Suspense

CUT HERE (The Cut Series Book 1) by Azzurra Nox

CUT HERE (The Cut Series Book 1)by Azzurra Nox

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“This writing is beautiful. It’s so calming to read, especially given the circumstances of the plot. I would not mind seventeen more books by this author. Her writing is simply wonderful. Loving the first sentence: ‘The suicides began shortly after Lena arrived at St. Lucy Academy.’ If that doesn’t pull you in, I don’t know what will.” – The World at my Fingertips Book Blog

“This book is well written, creepy, and will have you wondering if YOU’RE actually crazy. I’m a big chicken so I couldn’t read it in the dark or if I was at home alone. The suspense kept up a certain level of tension throughout the whole book and there were some plot twists that made me ask “What the hell?” out loud. I will be keeping my eye out for more from Azzurra Nox!” – Ella Drayton, Writer in Progress Book Blog

Sixteen-year-old Lena Martin’s idyllic world shatters the night her mother dies due to a hit and run accident. Two years later, her dad relocates her from Italy to Los Angeles to help her put behind the time spent in a psychiatric ward following her mother’s death. But the move only proves to be a fatal mistake. Shortly after her arrival, the classmates of her new private school begin to commit suicide under mysterious circumstances after reading a cult book called Cut Here.

Determined to unravel the mystery behind the suicides, she bands together with loner Jonathan Russe and outcast Hope Peters to figure out exactly what is happening, not realizing that this places them under a dangerous radar. During this same time, Lena falls for a mysterious and attractive guy named Michael, who is as equally disarming as he’s dangerous.

As her attraction grows, so does the body count at St. Lucy Academy. Soon, Lena needs to decide whether to stay away from the guy she’s falling for, or to trust him. Is Michael behind the suicides, or is he the key that can unlock the mystery that can stop the bloodshed? Deceptions run high and Lena soon learns that nothing is what it seems.

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The Peasant (Fall of the Swords Book 1) by Scott Michael Decker

The Peasant (Fall of the Swords Book 1)by Scott Michael Decker

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Following civil war, one empire grapples with the devastating fallout.

Conscience heavy from having laid waste to the northern lands while conquering his rival, Peasant General Guarding Bear battles his urge to usurp the tyrannical emperor’s throne. But the general’s expelled rival continues to play games — seeking to avenge his name and reclaim the Northern Imperial Sword.

With his reign now threatened by the general’s victory and no progeny to his name, the Emperor plots to conceive an heir by stealth. Luring the General to the castle by poisoning his daughter, the Emperor requests he negotiate a settlement with the neighboring king to restore peace. In a world where men work only to serve their interests, the general must decide where his loyalties lie.

Compelling and imaginative, The Peasant is the first book in Scott Michael Decker’s epic Fall of the Swords series.

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The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performance by Steven Kotler

The Rise of Superman: Decoding the Science of Ultimate Human Performanceby Steven Kotler

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Wall Street Journal Bestseller

In this groundbreaking book, New York Times–bestselling author Steven Kotler decodes the mystery of ultimate human performance. Drawing on over a decade of research and first-hand reporting with dozens of top action and adventure sports athletes like big wave legend Laird Hamilton, big mountain snowboarder Jeremy Jones, and skateboarding pioneer Danny Way, Kotler explores the frontier science of “flow,” an optimal state of consciousness in which we perform and feel our best.

Building a bridge between the extreme and the mainstream, The Rise of Superman explains how these athletes are using flow to do the impossible and how we can use this information to radically accelerate performance in our own lives.

At its core, this is a book about profound possibility; about what is actually possible for our species; about where–if anywhere–our limits lie.

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The Sugar Men - A Story of Holocaust Echoes by Ray Kingfisher

The Sugar Men – A Story of Holocaust Echoesby Ray Kingfisher

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The Sugar Men – An Amazon #1 bestseller*
Susannah Morgan has been settled in sleepy North Carolina for almost sixty-five years, but is still haunted by memories of her escape from the holocaust as a child.
For most of her life the flashbacks have been a lonely obsession – one she has managed to hide from her children.
But as her life draws to a close her memories start asking questions, and the only way she can find answers is to return to the scene of the unspeakable crime.
Against the wishes of her children she flies back to Germany to find her truth. What she discovers there explains so much about who she is, who her children are, and how the wretched legacy of the holocaust is wide and deep and persistent.
The Sugar Men is the novel based on the short story: The Lucky One.

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BOOK PACK #2 – {05-20-2016}

The Tour: A Trip Through Ireland by Jean Grainger

The Tour: A Trip Through Irelandby Jean Grainger

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Every week Conor O’Shea collects a new group of American visitors from Shannon Airport from where they embark on a high end voyage of the ‘Real Ireland.’ But this particular tour, with its cast of unintentionally hilarious characters, presents seasoned tour guide Conor with dilemmas that render him speechless for the first time in his life.
Among this eclectic group are Corlene, a gold-digging multiple divorcée on the prowl; Patrick, a love-starved Boston cop; Dylan, a goth uilleann piper; Dorothy, a poisonous college professor who wouldn’t spend Christmas; Elliot, a wall street shark who finally shows his true colours; and then there’s Ellen, back on Irish soil after so many years, to discover a truth nobody could have guessed, least of all herself. And that’s just a few of the colourful cast.
The locals they meet on their journey, eccentric West Brits, passionate musicians, Ukrainian waitresses and Garda high flyers all help to make this a tour no-one will ever forget.

And of course there’s Conor O’Shea in the thick of it all, solving problems and mending hearts, but what about his own?

This is a story filled with romance, humour, history, culture and a little bit of mystery all against the backdrop of the beautiful and inspirational Emerald Isle.

Show Me More:Historical Fiction

The Good Soldier: Jack Noble Early Years Bundle (Noble Beginnings & A Deadly Distance) by L.T. Ryan

The Good Soldier: Jack Noble Early Years Bundle (Noble Beginnings & A Deadly Distance)by L.T. Ryan

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Free for a limited time — two fast-paced Jack Noble thrillers!

NOBLE BEGINNINGS (JACK NOBLE #1)

In March of 2002, while the eyes of the world focused on Afghanistan, Jack Noble finds himself on the outskirts of Baghdad, Iraq. A Marine in name only, Jack is on-loan to the CIA. Normally an integral part of the team, he finds that he is nothing more than a security detail in Iraq.

Jack and his partner Bear have a run-in with four CIA special agents over the treatment of an Iraqi family. Within hours Jack and Bear are detained.

All Jack wanted was to finish his enlistment and move on with his life. All he did was intervene and save a family from unwarranted violence at the hands of four CIA agents. But he soon discovers that he did far more than intervene. He has placed himself dead square in the middle of a conspiracy that reaches the highest levels of the U.S. government.

This Jack Noble political thriller is not for the faint of heart!

A DEADLY DISTANCE (JACK NOBLE #2)

Washington, D.C. Midday. A man waits at a bus stop, his intentions unknown. Two government operatives have been stalking him for days, waiting for him to make his move. Unexpectedly, the man takes off running and heads for a deserted warehouse.

Jack Noble and his partner, Frank Skinner, believe the man to be part of a terrorist organization that is involved in smuggling drugs and guns and men into the country. But it turns out their plan involves far more export than import, and hits a lot closer to home.

As the case in this explosive action thriller unfolds, the man behind it all reaches out to Jack with a simple message… 37 hours.

Show Me More:Mysteries, Thrillers & Suspense

Finding Perfect by Kendra C. Highley

Finding Perfectby Kendra C. Highley

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How far will you go for perfection?

For “Perfect Paige” Westfeld, today is “D” Day. As in, she just got one on her calculus test. With her dreams of Stanford, her reputation, and her parents’ expectations at stake, Paige needs to find a way to save face before everything she’s worked for goes up in flames.

Ben Franklin (yes, he’s related) is from the wrong side of town, with the wrong clothes and the wrong kind of life. He also knows an opportunity when he sees one, and he’ll be happy to tutor Paige-if she makes him into the kind of guy her best friend, the hottest girl in school, will date.

It’s the perfect arrangement. And Paige is determined not even the inconvenient-and utterly imperfect-attraction simmering between her and Ben will ruin it…

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Mash Up by Joe Klingler

Mash Upby Joe Klingler

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Follow Qigiq, an Alaskan transplant, as he teams up with fast-driving San Francisco detective Kandy Dreeson to search for a missing musician in a “cleverly designed…perfect detective read” (San Francisco Book Review 5-stars). A hysterical roommate with a boxful of body parts leads to YouTube cyber-clues and mysterious deaths by dynamite in this “thoughtful, well-constructed tale” (Kirkus Reviews). If you love intertwined “Quentin Tarantino-feel” plots (SFBR) and great action, don’t miss this gripping thriller.

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Stupid Cupid by Sharon Karaa

Stupid Cupidby Sharon Karaa

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Annabelle Pearson was in love. For three years, she’d worshipped the sexy but aloof Nicholas Nattrass from afar, wistfully dreaming of a time when he’d love her back, or at the very least notice she existed. All that was about to change, however, when she starts seeing things that she shouldn’t, things that couldn’t possibly exist, like the Grim Reaper and the Tooth Fairy, for example. The last straw comes when she spots Cupid, about to shoot his arrow at her beloved, and in a desperate bid to save her dream, she wallops him one with her handbag.
Dealing Cupid an almost fatal blow means someone has to take his place, and that someone is her! Will she complete her mission and save Cupid’s life? And will she manage to win the love of Nicholas Nattrass, or would the esteemed “Doctor Love” have her committed to an insane asylum?

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Weekend Wedding Deception (Dangerous Millionaires Series Book 1) by Debra Andrews

Weekend Wedding Deception (Dangerous Millionaires Series Book 1)by Debra Andrews

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Book #1 in the DANGEROUS MILLIONAIRES SERIES

The worst thing for Abby is to run into her ex-boyfriend Jack at the wedding. When the heartbreaker strolls in with her beautiful ex-roommate clinging to his arm, Abby is sure things can’t get worse. Dateless herself, Abby plans to immerse herself in the lavish festivities at the McAlister mansion and meet someone new out of all the single, handsome men attending—no matter how much Jack’s being there haunts her. Meanwhile, someone is not happy that Jack is returning to town to buy the old family business.

Show Me More:Contemporary Romance

LAST CHANCE DEALS – {05-13-2016}

AfterLife and AfterLife Allegiances: Books 1 & 2 in the AfterLife Series by S.P. Cloward

AfterLife and AfterLife Allegiances: Books 1 & 2 in the AfterLife Seriesby S.P. Cloward

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Not Just Another Zombie Story

A Secret Battle To Save Us Is Being Fought By The Living Dead.

Prior to recorded history, a small genetic mutation occurred that created a race of humans now found among every civilization in every corner of the globe. Unrecognizable to the rest of mankind, but dependent upon them for survival, this race is known as Mortui; those whose spirits do not leave their bodies when they die. They are the source of all living-dead legends, and living beings have an instinctual knowledge of their existence. Why else are people are afraid to look into the eyes of strangers, and avoid the gazes of those they pass? It comes from an instinctive need to protect oneself from them.

So begins the tale of AfterLife and Wesley Lohmann, who discovers he belongs to this select group.

In book one, AfterLife, Wes learns what it means to be Mortui and joins in the conflict between two rival organizations; one determined to serve humans and the other focused on the domination and subjection of the living.

The story continues in AfterLife Allegiances, the second book in the AfterLife series. It is a fast paced, compelling story of shifting alliances and deception that takes the reader further into the world of the Mortui and the escalating struggle between the living and the dead. Even after death the battle to survive continues and the need for strong, trustworthy alliances is greater than ever.

For a short time only, both books are available in one volume. Get your copy before it disappears.

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The Reflection Of Innocence by John Tolliver

The Reflection Of Innocenceby John Tolliver

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If you could see the memories of every person you met would it be a blessing or a curse?

John Calabrace’s life has been in havoc since he was six years old. He spends his life fighting through a flood of empathic memories. Most all of those memories are not his own. The second he touches another person, he knows every memory & feeling they have ever felt, details that, try as he might, he can never forget.

What might seem to be a wonderful gift to some, also has its dark sides. John flees school, finding solace in the Navy serving on a Navy ship and a nuclear submarine. That relative peace and quiet onboard is quickly interrupted after being extracted and recruited into a world of espionage to unlock other worldly secrets.

Is he an angel, is he a monster? Even the military and government officials around him can’t decide. While John may know everyone else’s secrets, he also has secrets of his own. If they fall into the wrong hands, there’s no telling what might happen.

THE REFLECTION OF INNOCENCE, is an technothriller with strong military espionage influences

“I recommend it to readers who enjoy historical fiction with a touch of paranormal.” – Onlinebookclub.org

“Fast paced and suspenseful. The Reflection of Innocence is a fantastic mystery book with an interesting twist.”

Show Me More:Historical Fiction

To Forgive & Hold Safe (The Broken Men Chronicles Book 4) by Carey Decevito

To Forgive & Hold Safe (The Broken Men Chronicles Book 4)by Carey Decevito

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Loss, pain, guilt…

The lone survivor of a terrible night, where fate was so unkind, Ben Carpenter has resolved himself to a life of loneliness. After all, love has made him aware of only one thing – overwhelming misery – and he’d never go down that road again.

Submersing himself into running Fairfax and his side gig as a volunteer firefighter, he is shocked when envy suddenly takes hold as his best friend marries the love of his life. But before he can deal with the idea of reopening his heart to love, tragedy strikes again… just not for him.

As secrets of his wife’s betrayal come to light, Ben is faced with a new reality; and an opportunity to heal stares him straight in the face, in the form of Hannah.

Bonded by their similar losses, he begins to wonder…

Is there really such a thing as second chances?

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Star Crossed by Various Authors

Star Crossedby Various Authors

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Star Crossed: Their love was meant to be.
Eight USA Today and NY Times and Bestselling authors offering steamy contemporary romance the way you love it! A collection of spicy and extra spicy tales of fated love. Get swept away by stories of ordinary people getting extraordinary second chances, risking their hearts and finding true love. This is a box set to laugh, cry and lose your heart to.

Katalina Leon ~ Dark Sky
Dark hearts. Dark Sky. Since childhood, Severin and Avery’s love was meant to be. For eight years, tragedy has torn them apart but fate offers them a second chance.

Sabrina York ~ Smoking Holt
Bella’s secretly wanted Holt for years, and now…here’s her chance. Will his fiery dominance burn this willful heroine to a crisp?

Ann Mayburn ~ Sodom and the Phoenix
Will shy Tanwen find the courage to embrace all the forbidden pleasures that Master Adam has to offer, or will she continue to be a ‘good girl’ and deny herself the satisfaction and love she truly desires.

Michelle Fox ~ Operation Burlesque
The last thing a burlesque dancer should do is fall in love with a sexy special ops agent, especially when that puts her on the radar of the terrorist network he’s taking down.

Rebecca Royce ~ Under The Lights
Despite the odds, their passion burns as the show must go on. Can these two see there is love to be had both under and away from the lights?

T.L Reeve ~ Releasing Hannah
For Hannah, coming home is the easy part. Finding herself, while searching for the right Dom to release her inhibitions will push her heart to its limits.

Dena Garson ~ Snow Effect
When Randy walked away from Nicki eight years earlier, he shattered her heart. Now that fate -or maybe just a couple of scheming grandparents- has brought them together again he’ll have to convince her that he deserves a second chance.

Virginia Cavanaugh ~ Lovers By Night
Paige Sutton wants to play doctor with handsome Brandon Kline, a hot doctor that is sure to give any woman palpitations. This sizzling medical romance is just what the doctor ordered.

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BOOK PACK #2 – {05-12-2016}

Sunspot by Rob Leininger

Sunspotby Rob Leininger

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The sunspot was huge. Nothing like it had ever been seen before—a twenty-billion square mile blot on the surface of the sun, and growing. Dr. Morris Tyler at Northern Arizona University in Flagstaff has a theory that might explain what’s happening, and the news isn’t good. Which is why he’s under surveillance after having been told to keep his theory to himself. Keeping his theory under wraps isn’t easy, not when a gorgeous reporter for Parsec magazine, Gail Dionne, has him in her sights, out to get a story. Tyler’s well-ordered world spins out of control when all these forces converge on him, and the world begins to grow colder as the sun . . . goes . . . out.

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The Criers Club by Kimberly A. Bettes

The Criers Clubby Kimberly A. Bettes

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Adam Spencer, a happily married 37 year-old father of two young boys, has everything he wants. A successful business, a beautiful home, two cars in the garage, and a dog. What he doesn’t want is to die. But Adam doesn’t have a say in the matter. He just found out he has brain cancer.

Troubled by his newly-discovered death sentence, Adam joins a support group for the terminally ill. There, he meets six strangers who are struggling to cope with their own impending demises.

When one member of the group dies, leaving behind an unfulfilled dream, the others realize just how limited their time is. Now, as the youngest member nears the end of his short life, they become determined to make sure the boy’s dream comes true before it’s too late. Together, they embark on a road trip that will teach them all what it means to live, and to die.

Show Me More:Literary Fiction

Lost in the City of Flowers (The Histories of Idan Book 1) by Maria C. Trujillo

Lost in the City of Flowers (The Histories of Idan Book 1)by Maria C. Trujillo

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Viola has always felt like she doesn’t belong. With her mother halfway around the world, her sister away at school, and her father as her only friend, she keeps to herself and only dreams of becoming an artist. The last thing a teenager wants for her birthday is to spend time with an old woman she doesn’t even know. And she certainly doesn’t want to travel 544 years back in time to Renaissance Florence.

Trapped in the Renaissance, Viola Menet must work in the same workshop as the teenage Leonardo da Vinci, save art’s masterpieces, and find a way home, all before her pocket watch stops ticking. With her parents separated, her sister away at school, and her friends always moving away, she keeps to her sketchbook and only dreams of becoming an artist in New York. At least that was until she traveled 544 years back in time. Armed with Idan, a cryptic pocket watch, she must navigate the perilous city of Florence before she falls victim to the threats of Lorenzo the Magnificent. For a girl that has a hard time meeting people, Viola manages to befriend the young Leonardo da Vinci and gain the affections of the handsome Giuliano de’ Medici. To get back home Viola must find her voice and tap into her artistic abilities.

Show Me More:Historical Fiction

I Can't Complain: (All Too) Personal Essays by Elinor Lipman

I Can’t Complain: (All Too) Personal Essaysby Elinor Lipman

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From the beloved and acclaimed novelist, a collection of witty, moving essays.In her two decades of writing, Elinor Lipman has populated her fictional universe with characters so utterly real that we feel like they’re old friends. Now she shares an even more intimate world with us—her own—in essays that offer a candid, charming take on modern life. Looking back and forging ahead, she considers the subjects that matter most: childhood and condiments, long marriage and solo living, career and politics.

Here you’ll find the lighthearted: a celebration of four decades of All My Children, a reflection on being Jewish in heavily Irish-Catholic Lowell on St. Patrick’s Day, a hilariously unflinching account of her tiptoe into online dating. But she also tackles the serious and profound in eloquent stories of unexpected widowhood and caring for elderly parents that use her struggles to illuminate ours. Whether for Lipman’s longtime readers or those who love the essays of Nora Ephron or Anna Quindlen, I Can’t Complain is a diverting delight.

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The Painter by Jason Deas

The Painterby Jason Deas

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Life can be complicated for a liar and fake artist. As a university art student in 1992, Andy has stealing bits and pieces from other works down to a science. His deception is rooted so deep within himself, he’s even beginning to believe his own lies.

When Andy meets Henry, an actual artist, his life tumbles farther down the rabbit hole. Henry lives in the shadows of Athens, Georgia, unable to face humanity for his own dark reasons. When the two join forces, Henry gives Andy the keys to the art kingdom, a move which will alter both of their lives.

As Andy and Henry’s duplicity takes form, an eclectic cast of characters add to the deceptive backdrop Andy is creating with his lies. A girlfriend and her roommate, a musical bartender, a blind man and a crazy beatnik all take shape in Andy’s colorful life. Within a story of love, laughter, hangovers and lies, Andy must decide between the life he’s painted using someone else’s brush, or finding his true self within the gray.

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LAST CHANCE DEALS – {05-12-2016}

The Reflection Of Innocence by John Tolliver

The Reflection Of Innocenceby John Tolliver

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If you could see the memories of every person you met would it be a blessing or a curse?

John Calabrace’s life has been in havoc since he was six years old. He spends his life fighting through a flood of empathic memories. Most all of those memories are not his own. The second he touches another person, he knows every memory & feeling they have ever felt, details that, try as he might, he can never forget.

What might seem to be a wonderful gift to some, also has its dark sides. John flees school, finding solace in the Navy serving on a Navy ship and a nuclear submarine. That relative peace and quiet onboard is quickly interrupted after being extracted and recruited into a world of espionage to unlock other worldly secrets.

Is he an angel, is he a monster? Even the military and government officials around him can’t decide. While John may know everyone else’s secrets, he also has secrets of his own. If they fall into the wrong hands, there’s no telling what might happen.

THE REFLECTION OF INNOCENCE, is an technothriller with strong military espionage influences

“I recommend it to readers who enjoy historical fiction with a touch of paranormal.” – Onlinebookclub.org

“Fast paced and suspenseful. The Reflection of Innocence is a fantastic mystery book with an interesting twist.”

Show Me More:Historical Fiction

Life in Twenty-Something: A Story of Self-Discovery by Evan Tarver

Life in Twenty-Something: A Story of Self-Discoveryby Evan Tarver

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A modern fiction novel with very nonfiction principles and values. It’s a parable, a guiding story about the struggle we all face when looking for our passion and happiness in life.

If you’ve ever believed that you’re destined for something great, and if you’re constantly searching for your purpose, then this novel is for you. Also, if you enjoy observational stories that are chock full of drugs, sex, high-stakes business, money lost, and love found, then this novel is especially for you.

David is misunderstood. By everyone, so it seems. The millennial business enthusiast has failed at almost every career he’s tried. Searching for his life’s meaning and enamored by the startup culture in Silicon Valley, David jumps headlong into a job at a small, albeit growing, business.

He soon realizes, however, that while the company is considered a “startup,” it’s as unfulfilling as any corporate job he’s had, and he chooses to pursue his own entrepreneurial venture, believing that if he can become a famous business owner, he’ll find happiness. But not if his previous employer has anything to say about it. In true Silicon Valley fashion, David’s former boss finds out about his new company and threatens legal action on the grounds that his former employee is in violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, a federal crime.

Dave is faced with a dilemma – stay and fight or turn and run? And ultimately, if entrepreneurship isn’t making him happy, what will?

What people are saying:

“Evan approaches his content with careful planning so his publications, whether they be fiction or nonfiction, are fun to read and provide real-world insight and advice. As the Content & Community leader for EOFire I’ve really enjoyed reading his engaging and valuable stories.”

- Kate Erickson, Entrepreneur on Fire’s Content & Community Leader

“What’s it like to be young and smart in San Francisco with a beautiful girlfriend and a promising startup? For millennial Dave LeBlanc, it’s hell, and you won’t want to stop reading until you find out if Dave self-destructs or saves himself. Author Evan Tarver writes with humor and authority about the generation that seems poised at the forefront of a revolution one minute and teetering at the brink of disaster the next. ‘There are a ton of lessons to be learned through my failures,’ Dave says at one point. Read Life in Twenty-Something and you’ll see what he means.”

- Susan Bono, author of What Have We Here: Essays about Keeping House and Finding Home and founding editor of Tiny Lights: A Journal of Personal Narrative.

“Evan is a past guest of our California Connection radio show and he’s spoken eloquently regarding passion and purpose in life and the workforce. I always look forward to reading his stories and parables on careers and the pursuit of happiness because they provide real value.”

- Maureen Ennor, co-host of California Connection, finance and business talk radio with Bob Lang of CNBC

“Evan’s written an adventure story that keeps your eyes glued to the page and keeps you wondering what’s going to happen next!”

- Leisa Peterson, Mindful Money Coach, WealthClinic.com

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BOOK PACK #1 – {05-11-2016}

Evicting Erlene (The Elmo Jenkins Novelettes Book 1) by McMillian Moody

Evicting Erlene (The Elmo Jenkins Novelettes Book 1)by McMillian Moody

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Loveable and eccentric Erlene Markham stars as the feisty senior adult from the popular Elmo Jenkins novels. Readers will enjoy following Erlene's point of view as she takes on the stuffy new administrator at the Ackerman ALF where she resides. Ms. Merryweather Succop may be highly qualified to get the ALF out of the red, but she's sorely lacking in the TLC department. As the two head-strong ladies brace for the inevitable showdown, Erlene calls in Elmo and Father Ted for reinforcement.

Who will survive this epic throw down?

In this new novelette series, author McMillian Moody gives readers a sneak peek into the colorful lives of the supporting characters in his Elmo Jenkins novels. – OBT Bookz

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Life in Twenty-Something: A Story of Self-Discovery by Evan Tarver

Life in Twenty-Something: A Story of Self-Discoveryby Evan Tarver

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A modern fiction novel with very nonfiction principles and values. It’s a parable, a guiding story about the struggle we all face when looking for our passion and happiness in life.

If you’ve ever believed that you’re destined for something great, and if you’re constantly searching for your purpose, then this novel is for you. Also, if you enjoy observational stories that are chock full of drugs, sex, high-stakes business, money lost, and love found, then this novel is especially for you.

David is misunderstood. By everyone, so it seems. The millennial business enthusiast has failed at almost every career he’s tried. Searching for his life’s meaning and enamored by the startup culture in Silicon Valley, David jumps headlong into a job at a small, albeit growing, business.

He soon realizes, however, that while the company is considered a “startup,” it’s as unfulfilling as any corporate job he’s had, and he chooses to pursue his own entrepreneurial venture, believing that if he can become a famous business owner, he’ll find happiness. But not if his previous employer has anything to say about it. In true Silicon Valley fashion, David’s former boss finds out about his new company and threatens legal action on the grounds that his former employee is in violation of the Computer Fraud and Abuse Act, a federal crime.

Dave is faced with a dilemma – stay and fight or turn and run? And ultimately, if entrepreneurship isn’t making him happy, what will?

What people are saying:

“Evan approaches his content with careful planning so his publications, whether they be fiction or nonfiction, are fun to read and provide real-world insight and advice. As the Content & Community leader for EOFire I’ve really enjoyed reading his engaging and valuable stories.”

- Kate Erickson, Entrepreneur on Fire’s Content & Community Leader

“What’s it like to be young and smart in San Francisco with a beautiful girlfriend and a promising startup? For millennial Dave LeBlanc, it’s hell, and you won’t want to stop reading until you find out if Dave self-destructs or saves himself. Author Evan Tarver writes with humor and authority about the generation that seems poised at the forefront of a revolution one minute and teetering at the brink of disaster the next. ‘There are a ton of lessons to be learned through my failures,’ Dave says at one point. Read Life in Twenty-Something and you’ll see what he means.”

- Susan Bono, author of What Have We Here: Essays about Keeping House and Finding Home and founding editor of Tiny Lights: A Journal of Personal Narrative.

“Evan is a past guest of our California Connection radio show and he’s spoken eloquently regarding passion and purpose in life and the workforce. I always look forward to reading his stories and parables on careers and the pursuit of happiness because they provide real value.”

- Maureen Ennor, co-host of California Connection, finance and business talk radio with Bob Lang of CNBC

“Evan’s written an adventure story that keeps your eyes glued to the page and keeps you wondering what’s going to happen next!”

- Leisa Peterson, Mindful Money Coach, WealthClinic.com

Show Me More:Literary Fiction

YOU CAN'T WALLPAPER MY IGLOO: Tales of Living and Teaching in the Alaskan Wilderness by Katherine Norberg

YOU CAN’T WALLPAPER MY IGLOO: Tales of Living and Teaching in the Alaskan Wildernessby Katherine Norberg

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ALASKA! Get a glimpse of TANANA, before “YUKON MEN”, and of HOMER–”THE LAST FRONTIER” before radio,TV, HDTV, cell phones and computers changed things forever. YOU CAN’T WALLPAPER MY IGLOO gives you uncommon insight into wilderness life in Alaska–where few have dared to tread–before reality shows and the Internet had their impact on the Eskimo and Indian cultures of the 49th state. Follow a young, newly married teaching couple as they take culture shock, contrary events, extreme temperatures, and the antics of their students in stride. When you’re lost in a blizzard, have to come up with a creative lesson plan, or don’t know how to skin out your dinner, a sense of humor is not only helpful, but required to get you through. At the end of the day, you can feel your character building.
Other books by the author: MRS. JONES STEPS OUT OF BOUNDS, ASSISTED MURDER, MURDER GOES A-HUNTING, and MURDER GOES TO AUCTION, and a historical novel set in Alaska: SEND ME YOUR STRONG.

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SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED (The Secret Files of I__ F______, Code Designate 17F) by Aaron Cooley

SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED (The Secret Files of I__ F______, Code Designate 17F)by Aaron Cooley

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“ONE OF THE BEST BOOKS OF 2013. Spellbinding … highly entertaining … a must-read for die-hard James Bond fans. 5 stars.”
- IndieReader.com

“Combines the best ingredients of an edge-of-your-seat action movie and a page-turning thriller into one riveting punch. I wish I could nominate it for an Oscar!”
- Joel Schumacher, director of THE LOST BOYS, A TIME TO KILL and THE PHANTOM OF THE OPERA

“A frenetic thriller … keeps the story moving without ever losing its sense of fun.”
- Kirkus Reviews

Watch the Book Trailer on YouTube: http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=zp_ICun63HI

Haven’t you ever wondered what inspired the creation of fiction’s greatest secret agent? Author Aaron Cooley takes the reader on a World War II thrill ride across two continents and six nations in pursuit of the answer to this question. A first-time British spy is on the trail of the Allies’ most important Double Agent, on a mission to determine his loyalty before he can hand over the means of creating history’s most devastating weapon to the Nazis. Before his mission is over, this young Briton will be inspired to create a fictional super-agent who will one day become one of literature’s most famous characters. An engaging, fantastical what-could-have-been, SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED is not to be missed by World War II buffs, literary devotees, and especially, fans of Her Majesty’s most famous spy.

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“Aaron Cooley writes with such galloping deftness and verve that you’ll find yourself swearing you were present at the creation of James Bond.”
- James Kaplan, author of FRANK: THE VOICE

“That fun hybrid of a fast-paced thriller and fantasized Roman a’ clef. Bond readers will enjoy it immensely–those who like WWII espionage stories will find it a good ride as well. It’ll be awhile until the next 007 literary adventure–Shaken, Not stirred is a more than worthy place holder for the holidays.”
- Wesley Britton, Bookpleasures.com

“A wonderful juxtaposition of vintage James Bond, Tom Clancy’s inestimable Jack Ryan, with a little whimsy thrown in for good measure. Four stars.”
- Carolann Dematos, HerLiterarySalon.com

“Cooley has done the near-impossible: crafted a tale even Ian Fleming himself would have been proud to call his own. The best book I’ve read this year.”
- David Callaham, screenwriter of THE EXPENDABLES and DOOM

“Cracks like the bullet from a sniper’s rifle. Full of guts and elegance; a great thriller and a terrific debut.”
- Colin Dickey, author of CRANIOKLEPTY and AFTERLIVES OF THE SAINTS

“A marvelous ‘what if’ about Ian Fleming and the genesis of James Bond. A top-notch spy thriller, too.”
- Bill Desowitz, author of JAMES BOND UNMASKED

ABOUT THE AUTHOR
A former child actor, Aaron Cooley has been living on film sets since the age of three. Upon graduating from Yale, Aaron migrated to Los Angeles, where he has apprenticed under director Joel Schumacher, most recently serving as his head of development and Associate Producer. As a screenwriter, Aaron has developed projects for the companies behind PULP FICTION, TRANSFORMERS, ROCKY, SAW, and THE BREAK-UP, as well as helped create advertising for various MTV Awards Shows and public service campaigns. SHAKEN, NOT STIRRED is Aaron’s first novel.

Show Me More:Historical Fiction

The Last Roundup On The Llano Estacado by Olson Chuck

The Last Roundup On The Llano Estacadoby Olson Chuck

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Based on true adventure tales in the lives of two brothers, this story will take the reader back to the Battle of Franklin in the Civil War. Demoralized, wounded and imprisoned, the brothers make their way back to Texas only to find life has dramatically changed. Post-war Carpetbaggers, Yankee martial law and the Ku Klux Klan make their lives unbearable.

As experienced horsemen, the brothers depend on this knowledge to get involved in the cattle business and join cattle drives from Texas to Kansas. Ultimately, their love of family, bonding with former slaves and trust in God’s faithfulness, inspires their perilous trek across the vastness of Texas and the Llano Estacado to New Mexico Territory.

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