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The Island of the Righteous: The Untold Story of the Greek Island that Rescued Its Jews During WWII

Stefanos Livos. Stefanos Livos. $9.99 paper (360p), ISBN 978-99987-858-1-6; 99¢ e-book, ISBN 978-99987-858-0-9


A dying man’s last words point toward a tantalizing WWII treasure, a forbidden love, and the secrets of a shattered family’s past.

Junk Drawer at the Edge of the Universe

Steven Reed Johnson. Steven Reed Johnson. $15.95 e-book, ASIN B08SB7BD2B


Johnson presents a fictionalized version of the life of improv artist Jack Ainsworth.

The Natural Trajectory of Human Consciousness: Ten Speculative Stories

William W. Chan. William W. Chan. $10.90 paper (187p), ISBN 979-8-6443-1933-6; $5.50 e-book, ASIN B08872NL57


Strange and surreal, this short story collection is about death, dreams, illusions, and awakening.

News of the Day: Adventures of a Wildly Cantankerous Veteran Newsroom Saving Dying Newspapers

Peter Kelton. Edit Ink. $18.95 paper (330p), ISBN 978-0-578-88671-8

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Infamous one-eyed editor Big Burt leads a cantankerous gang of oddball veteran reporters in a battle to save daily news from oblivion brought on by collapsing newspapers.


Strobe Witherspoon. Marginal Books. $12.99 paper (280p), ISBN 978-0-578-86310-8; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-0-578-89185-9

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A satirist and cultural critic interrogates his own profession. It doesn’t go well.

Suicide Strap

M.G. Marzen. URLink Print & Media. $13.99 paper (330p), ISBN 978-1-64367-054-6


Jennifer struggles with her sexuality as her overbearing desire to become a mother interrupts her life, and Mickey struggles with the meaning of the U.S. Constitution as he is victimized by corrupt cops.

Tessa’s Heart: A Texas Story

Jackie Lewis. Flying Horse on Fire Books. $14.95 paper (319p), ISBN 978-0-578-80964-9; $7.99 e-book, ISBN 978-0-578-77299-8, Amazon

In small-town Yoakum, Tex., in 1952, a young girl learns to stand up for herself and tries to find her place in the world.


Dark and Light Verse

Allen Lee Ireland. David Robert Books. $19 paper (102p), ISBN 978-1-62549-375-0


In serious and not-so-serious verse, Ireland captures the darkness and light in both the natural world and in the human spirit.

The Day America Cried! So Many Innocents Died 9-11-01; We Will Survive!

Patricia B. Schoeler. Xlibris. $12.99 paper (66p), ISBN 978-1-4653-5083-1; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4653-5085-5


This book of poems is a heartfelt effort to put into words the grief, sorrow, and sense of loss that Americans felt after the September 11 tragedy.

God Gives You Goosebumps

Gwendolyn Davis. Xlibris. $7.34 paper (114p), ISBN 978-1-6641-4200-8; $7.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-6641-4199-5


Davis sends out her hope for the world and love for all people through this poetry collection that shares insights on the will of God.

Harbingers of the Apocalypse: Poems to Ponder

Sandra A. Haynes. Xlibris. $19.99 paper (386p), ISBN 978-1-6641-3538-3; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-6641-3537-6


A book of rhyming poetry presents insights into current turbulent events, relating them to the Bible and the imminent return of Jesus Christ.

On the Wings of My Dragonfly

Maria Garay Reynolds. URLink Print & Media. $6.99 paper (56p), ISBN 978-1-64753-417-2


Artist and healer Reynolds tells her story.

Poems of Love and Inspiration

Floyd Turner Kacey. Xlibris. $16.99 paper (122p), ISBN 978-1-6641-5104-8; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-6641-5103-1


This compilation was written for a variety of occasions and for the various people that come into the reader’s life.

Reflections on Life: Pocket Philosophy

Patricia B. Schoeler. Xlibris. $15.99 paper (125p), ISBN 978-1-4691-7466-2; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4691-7468-6


With these poems of inspiration, hope, and courage, Schoeler hopes to inject strength for the future into the nation’s heart.

Selected Poems of Emanuel Xavier

Emanuel Xavier. Rebel Satori Press. $12.95 paper (98p), ISBN 978-1-60864-152-9; $8.99 e-book, ASIN B0917PJGPW, Amazon,

For the first time, a selected poetry collection from Xavier, renowned LGBTQ poet.

Waves of You: Love Poems

Michelle G. Stradford. Sunurchin. $16.99 hardcover (192p), ISBN 978-1-7353998-8-1; $10.99 paper, ISBN 978-1-7353998-5-0


Poetry concerning an emotional expression of profound and passionate love language.

Written in Silence

A.M. Holas. Xlibris. $16.99 paper (142p), ISBN 978-1-6641-4550-4; $5.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-6641-4549-8


This poetry collection tells the story of a mental health journey—a story of perseverance, survival, and growth to bring hope to those who can relate.


Blind Vision

Nina Blakeman. Outskirts Press. $13.10 paper (460p), ISBN 978-1-9772-3405-6; $5.99 e-book, ASIN B08KWBHX8W

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A young neurologist returns to her hometown. The unexpected death of one of her patients causes her to question her own sanity. She doesn’t know whom to trust—clearly not herself.

The Chronicles of the Obscure Detective: Williams Joy Returns with a Brand New Collection!

Amir Joy. Amir Joy. $21.99 hardcover (182p), ISBN 978-1-7356508-3-8, Amazon,

Williams Joy, the ambitious and obscure detective, lands in London to follow in the path of his master, Sherlock Holmes.

Faithless: A Jane Doe Thriller (Jane Doe Cycle #1)

Steven Ramirez. Glass Highway. $18.95 paper (384p), ISBN 978-1-949108-12-5; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-949108-10-1

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In a secret lab, a woman wakes up from a bizarre dream with no memory of who she is. Now men in gray suits are out to kill her. Only one thing to do—get them first.

Lost Oasis

R. Lawson Gamble. R. Lawson Gamble Books. $10 paper (374p), ISBN 978-1-7338052-4-7; $4.99 e-book, ASIN B088FYGCPL


FBI agent Zack Tolliver travels to the California desert to investigate the disappearance of a scientist. He becomes embroiled in a mystery involving Native American rituals, power utilities, and assassins.

Mantis: Mulhenney & Poole

Steve Zell. Tales from Zell. $14.99 paper (197p), ISBN 978-0-9847468-9-7; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7367430-0-3


Politics, a young but quickly maturing drug trade, and an internal struggle for power in the mob have combined to unleash an assassin like no other.

A Spy in Quarantine

Thomas Eglise. Eglise Press. $15.95 paper (400p), ISBN 978-0-578-81884-9; $2.99 e-book, ASIN B08SLHW62F


Takis Soulivakis is a ghostwriter whose Covid-19 article led to the murders of the two named authors. The problem? The authors had mistakenly tracked a CIA spy.

That Rock Don’t Roll

Don Alexander. Archway Publishing. $19.99 paper (306p), ISBN 978-1-4808-9492-1; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4808-9494-5


Following a cheerleader’s murder, sports reporter Blake Brennon is called in to assist the investigation, but things soon get dangerous.

You Have Your Way

E. Vernon F. Glenn. Cooper River Books. $18.95 paper (426p), ISBN 978-1-7329066-1-7

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Wishing to expand his interests by accomplishing something on the darker side, trial lawyer Eddie Terrell decides to head an investment scheme with a promising payoff.


Autumn Falls

A.R. Kingston. Keen Quill Press. $12.99 paper (361p), ISBN 978-1-7342400-0-9; $3.99 e-book, ASIN B093CJ2RFY


Twenty-five years ago, a deal was made to save a child’s life. Now the time has come for someone to pay the price.

The Dakker Chronicles: Birth of the Defiance

Matt Gerwitz. Lulu Press. $12.50 paper (250p), ISBN 978-1-716-06504-0


A dystopian society is in desperate need of freedom, and independent thinkers’ actions spark a movement to change things.

Sun Wolf (Space Unbound #2)

David C. Jeffrey. Sylvanus Books. $12.99 paper (404p), ISBN 978-0-9986742-2-3; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-0-9986742-3-0

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No one knows why the voidoids are shutting down, but unless commander Aiden Macallan finds out soon, a cosmological catastrophe of runaway dark energy will tear our universe apart.

To Slip the Surly Bonds of Earth: Upon the Further Shore

Hugh Cameron. Xlibris. $19.99 paper (204p), ISBN 978-1-7960-6083-6; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7960-6082-9


While Europe collapses into chaos, Elizabeth, Manon, and Munro of the Prometheus group struggle to find and educate genius children who will help humanity colonize Mars.


Crystal’s House of Queers

Brooke Skipstone. Skipstone Publishing. $13.99 paper (330p), ISBN 978-1-7370064-2-8; $2.99 e-book, ASIN B091MDH28L

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Three high school senior girls in rural Alaska escape their abusive pasts by raising their dyke flag for themselves and their community.

Killing Me Softly

L.C. Markland. URLink Print & Media. $8.99 paper (214p), ISBN 978-1-64753-686-2


This novel is about the strength of young love from opposite worlds and the tragedy of secrets in families.

Reckless: The Legacy Begins

Kathryn C. Kelly. Makin Groceries Media. $16 paper (300p), ISBN 978-0-692-28091-1; $3.99 e-book, ASIN B08P4XLWWH


Sixteen-year-old C.J. Caldwell idolizes his father, Outlaw, but being the son of a legend is never easy, and he will make life-altering mistakes.

Return to Retribution Bay

Claire Boston. Bantilly Publishing. $12.99 paper (248p), ISBN 978-1-925696-80-6; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-925696-74-5

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An estranged military son returns to his family farm after his parents’ deaths to discover their deaths may not have been accidental.

Sex, Drugs and Scrubs: More Than a Love Story

J.A. Alexander. J.A. Alexander. $22.99 paper (448p), ISBN 978-1-7367599-0-5; $4.99 e book, ISBN 978-1-7367599-1-2


This story is about a young doctor doing his internship in a county hospital in the early ’70s and the training he went through to become a competent physician.


Believe Dare Become: What You Believe and Dare Influence Who You Become

Fred F. Gatty. WestBow Press. $11.95 paper (118p), ISBN 978-1-6642-1434-7; $6.99 audio (narrated by Tim Cicciarelli, 1 hr. 34 mins.), ASIN B08X4TGNDF

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In an exuberant, conversational style, Gatty uses 13 thought-provoking questions to challenge readers to believe, dare, and become all they were created to be.

Braving the World: Adventures in Travel and Retirement

Pam Saylor. Pam Saylor. $15.99 paper (316p), ISBN 978-1-7360731-1-7; $4.99 e-book, ASIN B091BCNVWQ


In 2017, Saylor and her husband, Dave, packed four suitcases and boarded a one-way flight to Europe. On their yearlong dream trip, the adventures never stopped.

The Cats Who Love(d) Me and the One Who Doesn’t

Joyce FitzGerald Galloway. Vantage PR. $9.32 hardcover (146p), ISBN 978-0-533-14591-1


Meet the stray cats that tapped into the author’s ability to nurture.

Crystal Wisdom: Unearthing the Power of Gemstones for Positive Life Change

Shannon Marie. Modern Wisdom Press. $14.99 paper (160p), ISBN 978-1-7370282-0-8; $7.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7370282-1-5

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In this guide to a transformational meditation practice, Marie seeks to enable readers to use crystals to tap into their inner wisdom for self-discovery and life change.

Devastations in the Garden of Eden

Abisai Temba. AuthorHouse. $27.32 paper (516p), ISBN 978-1-7283-8036-0; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7283-8035-3


Temba likens the Kilimanjaro Mountain area to the Garden of Eden. Kilimanjaro has experienced mismanagement. Natural resources have disappeared. People, ecology, and the overall ecosystem are being put in great danger.

Dying to Live: The Two Deaths and the One Worth Dying

Monica Hards. Balboa Press. $5.29 paper (114p), ISBN 978-1-9822-8250-9; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-9822-8251-6


This memoir shares the author’s out-of-body and near-death experiences and discusses how these events affected her past and her future.

Financial Infidelity: Love and Theft in Retirement; Conversations with a Victim

Laura L. Whittemore. Clear Focus Press. $7.99 paper (118p), ISBN 978-0-9824094-5-9; $2.99 e-book, ISBN 978-0-9824094-6-6

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Brenda is the perfect prey—retired, single, and living in an affluent neighborhood. What began as a love affair and then marriage turns into a deceitful array of half-truths and theft.

The Ghosts of Belcourt Castle

Harle H. Tinney. URLink Print & Media. $14.99 hardcover (108p), ISBN 978-1-64753-726-5; $7.99 paper, ISBN 978-1-64753-725-8

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Tinney recounts stories of apparitions experienced in the Gilded Age mansion of the Belmont family.

God’s Existence: Truth or Fiction? The Answer Revealed

Gary R. Lindberg. Dorrance Publishing. $12 paper (108p), ISBN 978-1-64804-273-7; $7 e-book, ISBN 978-1-64702-611-0

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Lindberg uses a combination of scientific and Christian research to suggest the Bible and science were both created by God and that science itself proves the existence of God.

The Homeowner’s Guide to Contracting, Building, and Remodeling: Save a Fortune by Learning What Contractors Don’t Want You to Know

Joe Oswald. Threshold Publishing. $24.95 paper (274p), ISBN 978-0-9709734-4-3; $9.95 e-book, ASIN B091RT6DZP


Covering the major phases of construction and renovation, Oswald explains what he considers to be must-know information and design ideas to help homeowners save money without sacrificing quality.

How to End Poverty in the World in Just 15 Years

Jean-Pierre Twagirayezu. AuthorHouse. $12.24 paper (122p), ISBN 978-1-4389-0707-9; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4685-3494-8

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A new economic model that can put an end to poverty all over the world in a few years is presented in this book.

Jared’s Path

Barbara M. Schuck. Balboa Press. $3.49 paper (108p), ISBN 978-1-9822-0491-4


This is a story of a mother’s love and determination to provide the best quality of life for her special needs son, Jared, from birth to the age of 17. Schuck shares frustrations and learnings.

Jared’s Path Too

Barbara M. Schuck. Balboa Press. $3.41 paper (134p), ISBN 978-1-9822-2972-6


This sequel to Jared’s Path recounts the changes in Jared’s medical needs as an adult from 18 to 21 years old. Schuck cherishes the priceless milestones and memories.

Just the Two of Us Desserts

Sara Childs. Interactive Direct. $24.95 hardcover (190p), ISBN 978-0-9898036-5-6

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This book collects fast, easy dessert recipes for two: cakes, pies, cookies, brownies, puddings, fools, ice creams, sorbets, cobblers, or a crisp in minutes.

Labor Versus Capital in the United States

Louis Patsouras. AuthorHouse. $20.99 paper (306p), ISBN 978-1-7283-1010-7; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7283-1020-6


Patsouras describes the state of the class struggle between the working and lower-middle classes and the upper-middle class and richest 1% in the U.S.

Life as Seen in the Eyes of Tatiana

Monica Brosnan. Xlibris. $14.40 paper (54p), ISBN 978-1-9845-9279-8; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-9845-9278-1


After her sad, troubled kittenhood, Tatiana was adopted. This is what life is like in the eyes of Tatiana, a cat who lives with her human parent, Brosnan.

The Making of a Physician: This Was My Calling

Harry L. Graber. Xlibris. $15.99 paper (200p), ISBN 978-1-5245-1279-8; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-5245-1280-4


The stories in this book were shared for others to develop a greater appreciation of their own environmental experiences and consider them influential factors in the decision-making.

The Message

Michael Hansen. Xlibris. $19.99 paper (276p), ISBN 978-1-4653-5258-3; $9.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4653-5260-6


This memoir of one man’s life recounts how a changed way of thinking determined a changed way of living, and how Marxism altered the nation’s psychology and undermined its own goals.

Moe Fields: The Special Bond Between Fathers and Sons

Stuart Z. Goldstein. Pen Paper Press. $19.99 hardcover (386p), ISBN 978-1-7366322-0-8; $9.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7366322-1-5


This account focuses on a father’s fighting spirit and determination to save his family and inspire his sons.

The Murder Trial of JFK

James O. Chipman. Page Publishing. $20.95 paper (316p), ISBN 978-1-6624-2172-3; $9.98 e-book, ASIN B08Z4JFFTD


Chipman professes to tell the true story of what happened on Nov. 22, 1963.

The Pages of History

David Carney. Pen & Publish. $21.95 paper (241p), ISBN 978-1-941799-84-0


This volume offers a guided tour through the most vital documents of humanity’s common heritage, all of them of signal importance and all of them merely a page in length.

Pip’s Memoirs and Manoeuvres

Paul Gabriel. AuthorHouse. $10.02 paper (62p), ISBN 978-1-6655-8481-4; $4.31 e-book, ISBN 978-1-6655-8482-1


Gabriel recounts moving to London at age 20 and working at a leading wallpaper and fabric emporium before setting up shop for himself.

Plotting to Stop the British Slave Trade: James Bruce and His Secret Mission to Africa

Jane Aptekar Reeve. AuthorHouse. $33.09 paper (708p), ISBN 978-1-7283-9624-8; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7283-9626-2


This biography of James Bruce reveals that the adventurous, game-changing traveler who went to Africa during the West’s Enlightenment period was not what he seemed to be.

Quantum Confession: Christian Spirituality for Our Time

Ronald N. Fritsch. Dorrance Publishing. $22 paper (342p), ISBN 978-1-64702-247-1; $17 e-book, ISBN 978-1-64702-870-1

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Describing the transition from a conservative to a more liberal understanding of Christianity in love, hope, peace, and happiness, Fritsch blends spirituality and quantum physics for a new understanding of God.


Jackie Ng. Partridge. $11.70 paper (82p), ISBN 978-1-5437-6232-7; $3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-5437-6234-1


Ng tells the story of her 32-year fight against complications brought on by a brain tumor.

Seasoned to Rise and Go Forward

Gloria DaCruz. Gatekeeper Press. $17 paper (144p), ISBN 978-1-6629-0664-0

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This book is designed to help readers get free and rise above life oppositions.

Sharpen Your Sword: 50 Inspirational Parables to Make It in Life

Shelly Lockett. Favor Management. $15.99 paper (156p), ISBN 978-1-7368687-0-6; $12.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7368687-1-3

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These 50 inspirational parables—a mixture of allegorical, creative, and sometimes real-life spiritual stories—are told with honesty and humor.

Star-Spangled Panties

Carol A. Strickland. Carol A. Strickland. $13.99 paper (247p), ISBN 978-1-941318-39-3; $6.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-941318-38-6

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This opinionated text sets out to explain everything important about Wonder Woman, the greatest superhero of them all.

Thriving After Sexual Abuse: Break Your Bondage to the Past and Live a Life You Love

Denise Bossarte. Passion For Life Press. $12.99 paper (252p), ISBN 978-1-7370160-0-7; $8.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7370160-1-4

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This self-development book lays out a blueprint for survivors to heal themselves.

What Was I Thinking? Toxic Shock Syndrome

Patrick M. Schlievert. Dorrance Publishing. $15 paper (188p), ISBN 978-1-64804-246-1; $10 e-book, ISBN 978-1-64804-685-8

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By describing the struggle to get the federal government to recognize the existence of toxic shock syndrome, Schlievert hopes to educate readers on the disease and the federal health care system.

The World According to “Not-the-Guru” Gav: A Concise Beginner’s Guide to Loving & Healing Yourself, Everyone & the Planet Earth

Gavin Muschamp. Balboa Press. $22.88 paper (40p), ISBN 978-1-9822-8233-2; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-9822-8234-9


Muschamp encourages readers to ponder and reconsider what is important in life, inlcuding what they want for themselves, for others, and for the planet.

The Wren Rises from Trauma to Triumph

Hilda Thomasine Wren. Hilda Thomasine Wren. $15 paper (162p), ISBN 979-8-7053-0330-4


Wren was raised in a dysfunctional family with alcohol, prostitution, and drugs. She lived this type of life for years.


The Adventures of Mike and William: Issue #2

Mike Brown. Dorrance Publishing. $19 paper (30p), ISBN 978-1-64702-196-2; $14 e-book, ISBN 978-1-64702-964-7

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Best bug buddies Mike and William team up to collect parts for Metal Man, who is in desperate need of their help.

Bailey & Russell’s Adventures

Jeff T. Seymour. Dorrance Publishing. $46 paper (282p), ISBN 978-1-64913-403-5; $41 e-book, ISBN 978-1-64913-540-7

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Through the antics of a pair of puppies, Seymour teaches children about safety and depicts patriotism and superheroes through the eyes of two dogs.

The Book that Happened: Is Reality but Sheer Coincidence?

Attila Pergel. GLCMedia Kft. $19.99 paper (228p), ISBN 978-615-00-9750-3; $13.99 e-book, ISBN 978-615-00-9751-0

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This is the book of awkward questions. Do the past, present, and future exist? Why can’t science define what time truly is? Is it that simple to understand infinity?

Bruce and the Long Spider!

J.C. Martin. Green Jack Productions. $22.99 hardcover (32p), ISBN 978-1-7367970-2-0; $12.99 paper, ISBN 978-1-7367970-1-3


A picture book about a little boy who has a room all to himself, until one day when he stumbles on a scary spider.

Elixir Bound (Elixir Chronicles #1)

Katie L. Carroll. Shimmer Publications. $12.99 paper (178p), ISBN 978-0-9989254-2-4; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-0-9989254-3-1

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A young woman’s quest to become guardian of a secret healing elixir.

Hard Drive Backup

David Shipley. David Shipley Publishing. $13.99 paper (168p), ISBN 978-1-954168-34-3


A group tries to discover a way to spread humanity’s acquired knowledge into space without human form before it’s too late.

Honoring Anna

Douglas H. Hoff. Douglas H. Hoff Publishing. $16.99 paper (236p), ISBN 978-1-954168-53-4


A young immigrant named Anna finds love during the Great Depression.

Honoring Anna (The Winds of Time #2)

Douglas H. Hoff. Douglas H. Hoff Publishing. $16.99 paper (236p), ISBN 978-1-954168-57-2


Book two finds Anna homesteading.

January Dreams

Carrigan Richards. Carrigan Richards Publishing. 99¢ e-book, ASIN B08V1TT2X5


Love is the last thing on Megan Devereux’s mind. But sharing dreams with Casper and visions with Vincent leaves her lost and her life in danger.

The Leafwing

Deborah J. Copeland. Crown Royal Books. $13.99 paper (396p), ISBN 978-0-9816602-3-3; $9.99 e-book, ASIN B086HXWHSD


Fourteen-year-old Amelia Ricci sees people who aren’t there—and they’re watching her too.

Maddie’s Saturday to Remember

Karen Jonice Bricker, illus. by Samela St. Pierre. SDP Publishing. $12.95 paper (32p), ISBN 978-1-7356973-5-2; $4.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-7356973-6-9

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Every Saturday, Maddie and her grandpa enjoy meeting their urban neighbors from all walks of life. When Maddie meets the mysterious Lydia in an unlikely place, she is truly inspired.

The Scarred Man

Rory Surtain. Rory Surtain. $13.99 paper (340p), ISBN 979-8-6954-1302-1; $2.99 e-book, ASIN B08JJB9M3W


When a demon slayer arrives on a mission to solve the most vile of murders, he soon discovers the dark forces hidden beneath the surface of the realm’s capital and within himself.

The Wet Walkers, Vol. 2

Mary Smith. URLink Print & Media. $7.99 paper (148p), ISBN 978-1-64753-483-7


An adventurous pair finds signs that the wet walkers have been there.