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I is for Imani!: A Kwanzaa Alphabet Learning Book (tekijä: Unabashed Kids) (Unabashed Kids Media)

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Unabashed_Media tarjoaa (kustantaja): Residents of all countries are welcome to enter the giveaway. Please keep in mind that the book is written in English and its contents are about the African American holiday of Kwanzaa.

Winners of this giveaway will receive a FREE amazon ebook (the US only) or PDF version (all non-US winners).

Winners will be asked to leave an amazon review and GoodReads review. If you do not win the book giveaway, but still have interest in reviewing the title reach out to Unabashed Kids Media via Library Things.

Kuvaus: Practice alphabet recognition while learning about Kwanzaa.

A is for Africa!
B is for Bendera!
C is for creativity!

Learn about the celebration of Kwanzaa with this brightly colored holiday letter book. Children will go through each letter in the alphabet and learn how it relates to the principles of Kwanzaa. A fun and diverse book for young children.

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Toive jäseneltä Nov 29, 7:57AM

A Fair Warning (tekijä: Dianna Roman) (Wild One Press)

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DiannaRoman tarjoaa (tekijä): 50 ARC review copies of LOL contemporary romcom, A Fair Warning, available for giveaway in exchange for early reviews here, on your blog, Goodreads, or to share on social media.

Instant download available on BookFunnel, see the link on my ARC page on my website: www.diannaroman.com

Thank you!

Kuvaus: Poppy

All I wanted was to throw a little bag of dog poop at my ex's door to release my divorce demons. Is that too much to ask? Just my luck Deputy Hillbilly Upchuck Duke catches me in the act. That creep's been on me like germs on a buffet since we were kids. I have a bar to run, a beer garden to build, and moron cousins and patrons to wrangle. I don't have time to be stalked by this idiot. If he thinks showing back up in Grand Valley with a star on his inbred chest, sans mullet, will make me forget the hell he put me through, he's dumber than he was when he left Illinois. 

Chuck

Poppy Prince hates my guts. Always has. It's cute she thinks those nicknames bother me, almost as cute as how clueless she still is about her sex appeal. It takes a special kind of man to put up with her crap. I'm going to show her once and for all that no one's as special as me.

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YOU DID THIS (tekijä: Jamie Millen)

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sffreads tarjoaa: By entering this giveaway, you agree to read the book by Dec 31st this year and to post your review on Amazon.

Kuvaus: A sister’s worst nightmare. A homicide detective’s destiny.

Everybody loves Claire’s little sister, Tina. But only Claire sees the twisted psychopath hiding behind her sister’s angelic face. When Tina is brutally murdered on her fourteenth birthday, the day Claire failed to walk her home from school, Claire never forgives herself. And neither does their mother.

Twelve years later, Claire, now a police detective, returns to Newburgh to solve the mystery of her sister’s death. When more girls turn up dead exactly like Tina, Claire suspects that her sister’s murderer is still on the prowl. But this is no ordinary serial killer. The murders stump the team of FBI agents and a forensic profiler assisting the investigation, including Special Agent Robert Cline—a former FBI hostage negotiator and Claire’s old flame.

As the evidence piles up, Claire’s troubled childhood comes back to haunt her. She becomes the lead suspect in the murder investigation, and the system turns against her. Unable to trust anyone—not even herself—Claire must break every rule in the book to save the next girl.

With time running out in this nerve-shredding psychological thriller and harrowing family drama, a shocking discovery changes everything. Is Claire’s sister truly dead—or is she playing one final lethal prank?

A page-turning thriller packed with heart-stopping suspense and mind-blowing twists, YOU DID THIS is the first book in a series and can be read as a standalone. Fans of Mike Omer, Robert Dugoni, Melinda Leigh, and Karin Slaughter should get to know Claire Wolfe.

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YOU DID THIS (tekijä: Jamie Millen)

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sffreads tarjoaa: By entering this giveaway, you agree to read the book by Dec 31st this year and to post your review on Amazon.

Kuvaus: A sister’s worst nightmare. A homicide detective’s destiny.

Everybody loves Claire’s little sister, Tina. But only Claire sees the twisted psychopath hiding behind her sister’s angelic face. When Tina is brutally murdered on her fourteenth birthday, the day Claire failed to walk her home from school, Claire never forgives herself. And neither does their mother.

Twelve years later, Claire, now a police detective, returns to Newburgh to solve the mystery of her sister’s death. When more girls turn up dead exactly like Tina, Claire suspects that her sister’s murderer is still on the prowl. But this is no ordinary serial killer. The murders stump the team of FBI agents and a forensic profiler assisting the investigation, including Special Agent Robert Cline—a former FBI hostage negotiator and Claire’s old flame.

As the evidence piles up, Claire’s troubled childhood comes back to haunt her. She becomes the lead suspect in the murder investigation, and the system turns against her. Unable to trust anyone—not even herself—Claire must break every rule in the book to save the next girl.

With time running out in this nerve-shredding psychological thriller and harrowing family drama, a shocking discovery changes everything. Is Claire’s sister truly dead—or is she playing one final lethal prank?

A page-turning thriller packed with heart-stopping suspense and mind-blowing twists, YOU DID THIS is the first book in a series and can be read as a standalone. Fans of Mike Omer, Robert Dugoni, Melinda Leigh, and Karin Slaughter should get to know Claire Wolfe.

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Garage Band Theory: Tools the Pros Use to Play by Ear (tekijä: Duke Sharp) (Cowboy Heaven Publishing)

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DukeSharp tarjoaa (tekijä): A self-published is always looking for more honest reviews.
After 30 years as a professional musician and a decade as a music teacher, Duke Sharp was inspired to write Garage Band Theory (GBT).

GBT is the definitive D-I-Y guide to learning music theory and was created to be a comprehensive guide for beginning and experienced players alike.

It's an ideal gift for that special musical someone!

Sharp plays and teaches several instruments so he wanted to create a book that covered multiple instruments, and that would be useful to teachers, students and musicians of all stripes.

Playing piano as soon as he could reach the keys, Sharp was in his first band at 16, playing guitar by ear.

"My buddies and I listened to our favorite bands, trying to play along and learn the riffs, digging divots in vinyl albums," he recalls. "We memorized patterns, shapes and sounds, and then kept doing them without learning the names. While trying very hard not to, we learned the mechanics of basic music theory, but without the associated vocabulary.

You might say that each of us reinvented the wheel -- and then couldn't talk to each other about what we learned."

Imagine a group of people who are going to build a house together. They can describe their tools, talk about general features of their favorite structures, and have a shared vocabulary for the boards and fasteners. Everyone on the job knows exactly what 2 x 4's are. Joists, 16 penny nails, drywall screws and sheets of plywood are no mystery.

Every field has a shared jargon, yet this process of learning basic vocabulary associated with a craft is often skipped in music lessons.

Music theory is a vast topic, but there are only a few definitions and concepts that are required to understand a process for playing by ear.

In GBT, he succinctly conveys 'music speak' -- and inspires confidence.

"Anyone who has learned to speak has a proven ability to recognize subtle differences in sounds, learn a meaning for these sounds, and reproduce them with all their subtleties in an appropriate context. We all have an enormous 'vocabulary' of sounds we hear and identify every day. Close your eyes for a moment and think about that. I'm certain that your ability to recognize, identify and reproduce different sounds is exactly the same ability I use (in conjunction with a couple of other skills) to play music by ear.

I've learned to associate names with musical sounds, along with the most common ways these sounds are used, and I've developed the coordination to reproduce these sounds.

If you can speak, and can distinguish between a barking dog and a crowing rooster, I believe you have the required hearing skills to play by ear."

Every musical genre, from bluegrass to jazz to classical, use predictable, symmetrical structures. Once you become familiar with the layout of one, it's easy to figure out the others.

When you can add knowledge of the structure to your natural ability to recognize sounds, you're two-thirds of the way to playing by ear. The remaining third is coordination.

Kuvaus: Garage Band Theory covers everything you need to understand, play and make your own music!
GBT combines the freedom of playing by ear and the strength of traditional music theory.
This is practical, useful theory for musicians who want to be able to think coherently about music in order to ask questions and understand answers about the music they want to play.
The stuff in GBT is about understanding The Beatles and the Rolling Stones, Cole Porter and Duke Ellington, The Grateful Dead and Vampire Weekend.
It's NOT about analyzing Bach Fugues - but you'll be able to if you want to.
Whether you're a beginner or a professional, studying on your own or with a teacher, GBT has loads of useful stuff for you.
GBT assumes you know nothing about basic theory and is written in a conversational, easy to follow style.
It's all in there, everything you ever wanted to know... but didn't know how to ask.
Garage Band Theory is the only book that recognizes that a beginner won't always be a beginner and that everyone wants to play better.
It's loaded with easy to understand approaches to playing by ear and traditional theory, using popular examples as well as the familiar tunes you know and love.
Here is a very brief recap of what you get when you order GBT:
•Multi-genre approach – dozens of musical examples provide lots of variety, which makes you more well rounded musically.
•Chapter quizzes and an answer key allow students to measure progress.
•Learn to read music — with GBT examples + free software you develop reading skills without having to actually play an instrument.
•Tablature for guitar, mandolin, banjo as well as a standard notation for keyboards, brass and woodwinds.

It also includes keyboard illustrations, hundreds of standard notation illustrations.
The included diagrams and explanations make it easy to understand how similar all the instruments are and how they all relate to the keyboard.
There are loads of exercises and examples using familiar songs and with the free downloads on the book's website you can watch and hear the notes play at any speed you choose.
The YouTube channel has over 250 videos so you can listen to every song used as an example. After all, playing by ear is about listening and GBT is the ONLY book that provides that.
"A full course of study under one cover, Garage Band Theory is impressively informed and informative. It's practical and insightful and should be considered an essential resource for any aspiring musician."James A Cox - Midwest Book Review - Publisher's Weekly
"Garage Band Theory is a must for any musician." Rodney Crowell - 2 time Grammy winner
"Don't be put off by this giant book - Duke's got the secrets of the universe in here. Quite simply, this is the most comprehensive book on music theory I've ever seen." - Bill Payne (Little Feat)
"Something for every musician at any level. Especially helpful is the musical notation and tablature for a variety of instruments. This book inspires me to learn and practice more." Sam Bush - International Bluegrass Music Hall of Fame
"This book is written in the people's key." Kostas - Nashville Songwriter Hall of Fame

You can be a multi-insturmentalist! Garage Band Theory provides clear explanations and lots of tabs for guitar, mandolin, and banjo.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 01, 4:16AM

Blaze Returns (tekijä: Bill Runner)

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BillRunner tarjoaa (tekijä): Please post a review on GoodReads and Amazon. I have written my first novel after working as an investigative journalist for many years. It has already received some good reviews on GoodReads.

Kuvaus: “I wasn’t expecting trouble when I pulled off the highway.”
Ex-deputy US Marshal Axel Blaze is doing what he knows best – dealing with trouble. Ten years in the special forces and five years in the US Marshals have made him a trained investigator and lethal fighter.
Blaze does not fight his opponents; he puts them down.
Deputy Marshal Carter has gone missing in Little Butte, Nevada. The Dawsons own the town; call it Dawson Country. A Mexican cartel is moving in on their meth business. A gang war is coming to town. Assistant Director Mark Flynn asks Blaze to return for one last assignment for the Marshals.
It’s up to Blaze to find Carter before all hell breaks loose.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 01, 1:00PM
Myynnissä Nov 29

Water Wonderful World (tekijä: Joseth Howell)

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Josethh tarjoaa (tekijä): I am the author of the book, Water Wonderful World. I'm giving away my book as a pdf because I would like you to read it and give me your honest reviews/feedback posted to both Amazon and here.

Kuvaus: Water Wonderful World is a beautifully designed heartwarming children’s book that will captivate young readers, parents, and teachers. Filled with lots of interesting facts about water from land and sea to the underground and air, colorful photographs, and wrapped in poetic flair to make science more appealing, it is poised to set young minds buzzing, and inspire them to appreciate the world all around. Children will learn about water conservation, the water cycle, water states, chemical composition of water, tides, water habitats and so much more. Also contained within its pages are fun-filled hands-on activities of water games, experiments, and art that kids and their families can enjoy together further strengthening family bonds and getting them exciting about STEM; and review questions at the end of each chapter that parents and teachers can use to reinforce comprehension and mastery of concepts learned. Readers will also learn interesting facts about the continent where they live while discovering amazing facts about other continents too.

Enticing pictures and text a child can relate to makes Water Wonderful World a great read-aloud for the new reader and the perfect read-aloud book for all children.

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Beginners Sudoku Brain Games (tekijä: Chris Saldrick) (SKNBOOKS)

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chrisTSaldrick tarjoaa (kustantaja): Dear Reader, Thank you for agreeing to review my book. I believe my book will help make Sudoku Puzzles more accessible to all, experts and beginners. There are puzzles, hints, tips and a discussion of mental health benefits of puzzling in my book. Please take a look at my book and drop a review here: https://www.amazon.com/dp/B095GJ5SLW
Also, you can play Sudoku for free all day and night on my site: https://gamebrainon.com
Remember that sharing + fun = twice as much fun for all!
Best, Chris [Chris@gamebrainon.com ]

Kuvaus: What Makes Sudoku Puzzles So Addictive?
Can we make or pick only those Sudokus that are addictive?
Introducing The Ultimate Sudoku Brain Games Puzzle Book By GameBrainOn.
Whether you like crossword puzzle books and logic puzzles or you are a total puzzle rookie, Sudoku is the ideal way to spend quality time training your brain - and developing your logic skills. Everything's better with a Sudoku; and now it's your turn to discover why so many people cannot go a day without solving a Sudoku. Let us help you explore the incredibly satisfying — and addictive world of Sudoku puzzles.
There Are 101 Reasons To Choose This Sudoku Puzzle Book; Here Are Just The Top 3:
✅ Ultra-Addictive Sudoku Puzzle Books: created with addictiveness in mind, these 101 easy Sudoku puzzles will introduce you to the world of Sudoku. Soon, you'll get hooked on solving puzzles.
✅ Sudoku Large Print Book: Sudoku is all about making your brain work harder, not your eyes. That's why our 8.5" x 11" Sudoku books are easier to read and more enjoyable for both adults and seniors.
✅ So Much More Than An Activity Book For Adults: Chris T. Saldrick, the author of this puzzle book for adults, has added the rules of Sudoku, the most popular Sudoku solving tips and techniques, as well as a brief analysis of Sudoku's benefits.
"But It's My First Sudoku Book! Will I Be Able To Solve The Puzzles?"
Yes! These Sudoku puzzles are ideal for beginners who want to ease themselves into the Sudoku universe! So, Don't Hesitate: Turn Your Game Brain On!
Are You Ready to Sharpen Your Mental Edge – At Any Age?
Scroll Up And Click "Buy Now" - 101 Mind-Blowing Sudoku Puzzles Await You!
The Choice is Clear When It Comes To Logic: Use It Or Lose It!

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Melody In Her Heart: A Lesbian Medical Romance Drama (tekijä: M.T. Cassen) (GameBrainOn)

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MTCassen tarjoaa (tekijä): Morgan Cassen writes Lesbian Romance. Her mission is to make
the world safer for sapphic stories to be told. Please join her as she writes the stories of breakup and love that tug at heartstrings. Stalk the author using the link below:
https://dl.bookfunnel.com/vessxw5fii

Kuvaus: Will keeping the family together at any cost keep the family together? What when the two partners are too busy avoiding each other to do any partnering?
Tabby’s journey to find true happiness, is about to take a turn. Are you ready for the ride?
Tabitha Brickly has a husband, two children, and every reason to be happy. On the surface, she can put on a smile, but deep down, she’s struggling. In need for something or someone to help her find true happiness, her heart feels empty and tired. Tabby’s husband, Drew, is quickly becoming the last person she can talk to. As a busy nurse, also trying to take care of the home, there’s only so much a worn-out heart can take.
For Tabby, she’s desperate for something new. Then, in walks Jenni.
Jennifer Jennison is a major donor and influencer at the Corrine Ann Pettrone Medical Center (CAPMED). A single and older woman, with her share of heartbreak in life, she doesn’t have time to ignore what her heart truly wants. When she bumps into Tabby, she starts to think maybe her heart is ready to be healed.
There are just two problems — two big problems! One, she has the obstacle of Tabby’s husband to deal with. And two, there’s a major shift coming to the hospital, and that leaves Jenni holding on to her own secrets.
Instant chemistry pushes them together, but secrets threaten to pull them apart. Will Tabby be able to overcome her real fears of breaking up her family, to take a chance with Jenni for her happiness?
Melody in Her Heart is a tale of two women trying to overcome heartache and their fears of finding a new love. Are they able to take the leap to find what’s really in their heart?
Two women, one love. Sometimes, the right person is right where you are!
Lose yourself in heartbreak and healing with Tabby and Jenni.
What Do You Do If Your Mind Can’t Understand But Your Heart Can’t Let Go?

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 04, 9:24PM

Magical Lights: The Lights of the Guardians, Vol.1 (tekijä: Karen A. Moon) (Karen A. Moon)

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Karenamoon tarjoaa (tekijä): Hello dear English-speaking book lovers!

My name is Karen, I am a German self-publisher and I want to publish my debut novel in English on the American Amazon.
My book is volume 1 of the romantic fantasy trilogy "Magical Lights".
That's why I'm looking for interested readers to accompany me on this unknown and exciting path.

You are interested in reading my book? I would be very happy to send you an eBook as ePub, mobi or PDF file. In return it would be great if you would review the eBook on Amazon.com.

Thank you!

Best, Karen

Kuvaus: An unexpected move. A new school. When seventeen-year-old Elena moves with her mother into her late grandmother's inherited house in the middle of the school year, she is anything but thrilled. It soon becomes apparent that this change of school is not like the numerous others before it. Three extraordinary classmates take the eternal outsider into their circle of friends, and an acquaintance with the attractive Gel makes her heart beat faster right on the first day of school. The opposite is true of the mysterious and unfriendly Lucian. But Elena also comes dangerously close to him, but only in her dreams of the golden city.

Soon begins a series of strange and dangerous events that thoroughly turn Elena's normal teenage everyday life upside down. On her eighteenth birthday, Elena plunges headlong into an adventure that can only spring from the wonders of a magical world.

Join Elena on her journey into unexpected worlds, but be careful not to get lost in them.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 05, 11:55AM
Myynnissä Dec 01

I Jonathan, A Charleston Tale of the Rebellion (tekijä: George WB Scott) (Southern Rocket and Fountain City Publishing)

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GeorgeScott tarjoaa (tekijä): This is the complete, revised and corrected edition, offered for free in exchange for your commitment to an honest review, posted on GoodReads and/or Amazon, and other review sites and blogs.

Thank you for requesting the book, in either MOBI or ePub formats, and thank you for your review.

Kuvaus: CHARLESTON’S CIVIL WAR STORY

“A deftly crafted Civil War Novel. Especially and unreservedly recommended."
-Midwest Book Review

A young stranger from Boston is marooned in Charleston just as the Civil War begins. His relationships with working men and women, slaves, merchants, planters, spies, inventors, soldiers, sweethearts and musicians tell the story of a dynamic culture enduring its greatest challenge.

“I Jonathan” explores themes of love, duty, and community.
His story transcends personal and societal tragedy in a strange land he grows to love.

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The Brotherhood of Time: Dawn (tekijä: Cliff W. Pettibone) (Self-published)

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CliffWPettibone tarjoaa (tekijä): I am the author of the book, and I am looking to have early reviews posted to both/either Amazon and Goodreads.

Kuvaus: Rorthan’s life had been an unhappy one. The son of a general, when his mother died giving him life his father refused to even name him. A chance meeting with the handsome Prince Tomren leads to adventure, danger, and a love that stretches across milenia.

After finding a cave in the woods near the castle Tomren and Rorthan stumble upon a secret that leads to them being hunted across eons by The Brotherhood of Time, a crazed cult of religious devotees that will stop at nothing to protect the secret.

When Tomren is kidnapped by the Brotherhood, Rorthan must risk everything in a time where he doesn’t belong to save the boy he loves.

Can he reach Tomren in time, or will they both be lost forever?

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 06, 3:38PM
Myynnissä May 31
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Charlie Zero's Last-Ditch Attempt (tekijä: Harvey Havel) (Independence Books)

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Harvey.Havel tarjoaa (tekijä): Please provide a review for this exceptional novel, as that is why the author is giving it away. This book is one of nineteen books the author has written, and your honest review will help him to write better.

Kuvaus: Charlie Zero has finally arrived to where he doesn’t want to be, as he begins his journey to find the woman of his dreams by starting out at dead last on society’s totem pole. He lives in a town that expects the economy to pick up from wealthy people moving in from the nearby city, but prosperity never comes. Instead, men like Charlie Zero are stuck in low-wage, dead-end jobs that offer no hope of surviving if he ever wants to get married and live the suburban American dream.

But there’s suddenly new hope for Charlie when he meets a wealthy and successful mobster at a local bar late one night, and with his help, Charlie hopes to get the woman his in love with by associating with him. He finds out, though, that even with the mobster’s help, he is arrested, loses his job, and is generally tortured by his lot in life and the threadbare existence that comes with it. His only real choice, he decides, is to take action and kill the man who is most responsible for it all: the mobster himself.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 06, 7:58PM
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She Wolf (tekijä: Maya Morrison) (Maya Morrison)

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Maya_Morrison tarjoaa (tekijä): I am looking to have early reviews posted to both/either Amazon and Goodreads.

Kuvaus: A chance encounter. Fated paths. Unlikely allies.

When I was young, I met a boy at the waterfall on the edge of the Forbidden Forest. Our pack was prohibited from venturing there. But being the alpha's only child and a bit of a social misfit, it became my second home.

Tiam and I became best friends, experiencing each other's firsts and building an unbreakable bond. Until fate caught up with us, and I had no choice but to reject him, to protect him from myself and my pack. It was the wrong choice, leaving me more shunned and outcasted than before.

Years later, ostracized and sick of dealing with the alpha holes in Sibyl Falls, I plan my escape, and that all goes to shit when my biggest secret is uncovered. To make matters worse, young girls in our pack start disappearing, and no one takes it seriously until one of those girls turns out to be someone I care deeply about.

On the run and trying to Nancy Drew this shit, I find myself working with the most unlikely ally, Damen Elder, the once heir to the largest shifter pack in the realms. He is deadly, sexy, and wounded. Yet, we are like colliding stars, unable to resist the pull and heat of our attraction. As the danger thickens and secrets begin to unravel, I discover his fate and mine are more interlinked than I could have ever imagined.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 07, 2:40AM
Myynnissä Dec 03

And Call It Peace (tekijä: Michael Gift) (KDP)

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michaelgift tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi - if you read this book and like it, please provide a review on Amazon and / or LibraryThing. If you read it and don't like it, forget everything I just said.

Kuvaus: A Native American girl, running for her life, narrowly escapes being murdered by narcotraficante thugs just outside a small town in Arizona. Just why she was a target, she won't say; and the Sheriff's Office seem more interested in the man who saved her than the ones who attacked her.

Then, when the girl disappears, it seems that man is the only one who cares enough to go looking for her.

Luckily, he's no ordinary man.

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The Ballad of Billy McFee (tekijä: Ruby Mosher) (Virginia Raymond Publishing)

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RubyMosher tarjoaa (tekijä): I'm the author and would love to get reviews from people on LibraryThing since you definitely LOVE books! I'm giving this book away because I really want to know what YOU think. In this book, I've spent a great deal of time creating Easter Eggs, subplots, and story arcs in hopes parents and children will want to read and re-read (or sing and re-sing!) the book.

Kuvaus: Children's picture book.  38 pages

Here is the uplifting and inspirational children’s picture book that has all the clams talking – and everyone else singing!
This is the Ballad of Billy McFee! Billy is a colorful and resourceful young fish who dreams of sailing a ship that he found stuck in the muck at the bottom of the sea. Billy sees potential in the ship while everyone else swims right past. Billy struggles to free the ship while shrugging off negative comments from onlookers (a pair of naysayer clams).  When Billy cannot move the ship by himself, he becomes a leader and builds a crew of diverse friends: a friendly shark, a big strong whale, and an intellectual crab.  Billy and his friends sing as they work, just as sailors of yore sang to synchronize their efforts.  But unlike many old sea shanties, the Ballad of Billy McFee is friendly to all sea creatures and is appropriate for people of all ages.

How will YOU tell the Ballad of Billy McFee?
The Ballad of Billy McFee is packed to the gills with character development, subplots, puns, and Easter eggs for young and old to find. For example, everyone in the story is on a journey of some kind - whether it be physical or mental, intended or unintended. Some readers will want to get out the magnifying glass and explore the covers of the books which the crab (Emma) reads on her journey of self-improvement.  Others will want to follow the antics of the naysayer clams.  And some readers (especially the singers) may want to ignore all that and just sing the ballad, glancing at the pictures and turning the pages to keep time with the rhythm.  It's all good! There is no wrong way to read or sing the Ballad of Billy McFee.  This book is all about celebrating our differences.  Through our diversity, we are stronger together!   

 How will YOU tell Billy’s uplifting story?  Some people read it like a rhyming story.  Some people sing it to the tune of the Wellerman. Some people rap it to a hip hop beat.  Some people make up their own tune.You can read it - you can sing it – whatever floats YOUR boat!

There is much more to this book than what may immediately appear.  Check out the book discussion on https://rubymosher.com

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Bound to Kill (tekijä: Fynn Perry) (Page|Turner)

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Fynn_Perry tarjoaa (tekijä): This is a pulse-pounding crime thriller with a supernatural twist, that will appeal to fans of Stephen King and Dean Koontz.

As the author of this work, I am looking to have early reviews posted to Amazon and Goodreads.
Thank you,
Fynn.

Kuvaus: An assassin haunted by the past. A detective risking his pension and his life to find her. And a far greater evil afoot than either of them can imagine.

Too volatile to stay in the U.S. government’s elite kill squad, Kana Watanabe is ambushed and betrayed by her own team. Driven underground and cloaked in the anonymity of the dark web, she emerges twice as deadly––the most sought-after assassin on the planet. But she is no longer alone. Deep within her something powerful, something unearthly, has taken hold.Now risking everything on a triple-kill contract that will make or break her career, she is forced to abandon all her own rules for a mysterious and demanding client. Her actions uncover a trail of hidden lives and an emerging power vacuum that baffles her as much as the detective determined to find her.

Is the entity inside her friend or foe? And will her instincts be enough to see her through this mandate before not only the detective and her former team catch up with her, but also her violent Yakuza past?

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The Mentor Playbook: Lessons From Movie Mentors About 24 Character Strengths (tekijä: Doruk Cansev) (Indie)

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Doruk_Cansev tarjoaa (tekijä): Appreciate your support, especially on Amazon & Goodreads. Hope you enjoy the book, cheers

Kuvaus: Have you ever wished that you had a mentor in your life, like those in the movies?

Gandalf, Yoda, Iroh, Tyler Durden, even Jack Black… They always know what to do and what to say, right? Without their guidance, the heroes would get lost in every story.

Luckily, with this playbook, you will now get a chance to get a taste of their wisdom too!

The Mentor Playbook taps into Character Strengths in 24 bite-sized chapters, with matching timeless insights from the most famous movie mentors. So, you will learn how to,
 Gain self-mastery like a Jedi, training under Yoda
 Carry on through tough times, “because Mickey loves ya!”
 Become an inspiring leader, like Mufasa and Mandela
 And uncover all your signature strengths to live up to your full potential in life

So, let their wisdom guide you on your journey. Let them heal and inspire you. Soothe and motivate you…

Because you are ready. And your story is starting just now…

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Wonder Valley (tekijä: Rhys Stalba-Smith) (Self-published)

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Rhysman91 tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi there LT Readers,

My name is Rhys Stalba-Smith and I'm sure you're like me with a big stack of books to be read, so why not have more? I'm looking for readers and reviewers, but all the same I understand how busy life is, so really all that I ask is that you enjoy it. If it so moves you to review or rate, I'd be hugely appreciative.

Thanks,
Rhys

Kuvaus: It’s never just a kidnapping…

Thirty years is a long time to wait for truth.
A longer time to run.
But thirty bodies are a lot to grieve for, and for the town of Nowhey, home to the infamous Wonder Valley Massacre of the sixties, the waiting is about to end.

In the third novel of the State of Affairs series, we again leave the city for wide haunting spaces of South Australia. Where everyone knows everyone and knows what’s going on. Or at least they think so.

That is until one of their own ends up dead, an apparent suicide, that once the digging begins becomes more sinister. For ex-detective Will Davidson, it’s been years since he investigated anything other than the emptiness of a strong bottle of liquor. But then this isn’t just another investigation, this was his father. And he was working on something big, something dangerous. Something with hands all the way back to Will’s childhood, when the massacre was fresh on the town’s mind and he only knew one thing, that he was leaving Nowhey for good.

Wonder Valley is an un-put-downable thriller that will leave you gasping for breath. Crime has never been this close to home, or this dangerous, so grab the page-turner before it gets buried along with the bodies...

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A Killer Among Us (tekijä: Rhys Stalba-Smith) (Self-published)

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Rhysman91 tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi there LT Readers,

My name is Rhys Stalba-Smith and I'm sure you're like me with a big stack of books to be read, so why not have more? I'm looking for readers and reviewers, but all the same I understand how busy life is, so really all that I ask is that you enjoy it. If it so moves you to review or rate, I'd be hugely appreciative.

Thanks,
Rhys

Kuvaus: Even the good are bad...

Some days Charlie’s trying to recover his life after a terrible accident...
Some days Charlie forgets that his legs don’t work because of the crash...
Some days the bodies Charlie finds are in his past...
Some days the bodies Charlie saves were already gone...
The constant is the killer taunting him. Calling Charlie when they please, making him play the game. Because the killer knows Charlie. Knows that even the good are bad. More importantly, knows what he did...

A killer is on the loose and the bodies are mounting. For Charlie Gardner, despite his best efforts to live a normal life as a journalist, will find himself being pulled deeper into the killer’s grasp.

The much anticipated sophomore novel from Rhys Stalba-Smith visits again the landscapes of Australia, but this time the murder mystery is in the city of Adelaide. From the dark nights of fear, to the boiling troubles of the day, this psychological thriller is a page turner not to be missed!

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The Stretch (tekijä: Rhys Stalba-Smith) (Self-published)

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Rhysman91 tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi there LT Readers,

My name is Rhys Stalba-Smith and I'm sure you're like me with a big stack of books to be read, so why not have more? I'm looking for readers and reviewers, but all the same I understand how busy life is, so really all that I ask is that you enjoy it. If it so moves you to review or rate, I'd be hugely appreciative.

Thanks,
Rhys

Kuvaus: All they have to do is leave the beach...

Six years ago Annie lost her husband in a motorcycle accident. Six days ago her and the kids were preparing to go camping on the Stretch. Six hours ago they decided to go hiking in the sand hills. Six minutes ago they found an old shack with a body inside. Six seconds ago the man woke up and told her to take the suitcase and run.

Alone with her family on the 150 kilometre stretch of beach in the Coorong National Park, Annie stumbles upon a secret, a dangerous wish. If they can escape the park their lives will be changed forever, but they're not the only ones on it...

The debut work of Rhys Stalba-Smith, The Stretch is an edge of the seat thriller set on the turbulent landscape of the South Australian coast. With plenty of action and suspense, along with the boiling sun and vast open sands, you'll need a drink to keep cool while you read on. The land Down Under just became a lot more dangerous.

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Fighting Her Touch: A Lesbian Medical Romance Drama (tekijä: M.T. Cassen) (mtcassen)

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MTCassen tarjoaa (tekijä): Morgan Cassen writes Lesbian Romance. Her mission is to make
the world safer for sapphic stories to be told. Please join her as she writes the stories of breakup and love that tug at heartstrings. Stalk the author using the link below:
https://dl.bookfunnel.com/vessxw5fii

Kuvaus: The future is fully mapped for young new nurse, Elizabeth Fletcher. Her engagement to Mr. Chad Hawthorne foretells a life among the wealthy and powerful.
New nurse Elizabeth Fletcher is excited to be finally following the career of her dreams even if it will only be for a few months. When she begins work at the Corrine Ann Pettrone Medical Center (CAPMED) in Chicago, she quickly realizes that she jumped in too deep. She loves the hospital environment, but things start to feel too real, too fast.
Dating Chad Hawthorne, her wealthy boyfriend of five years, Liz always believed she could have love and a career. Yet, when she accepts Chad’s marriage proposal, all bets are off. It is becoming clear to her that his views of what a Hawthorne wife should and should not do are pretty well set.
With little time before the marriage to make a life for herself, Liz desperately wants to prove she can have both. Throwing herself into her career is only a start. What she doesn’t count on is throwing herself into the arms of a non-Hawthorne: a woman — an older woman!
Marisa Cavanaugh is confident, beautiful, and commands presence in every room she enters. But what she doesn’t want to portray is the woman that is still fighting a broken heart. She handles that well, or so it seems.
Marisa and Liz spark an instant connection, and for the first time in Liz’s life, she finds someone who appreciates her as she is, and the career that shapes her.
Marisa needs to fight through her chemistry to Liz, because there are just too many hurdles in their way. For one, Liz is nearly half her age. It will never work, and Marisa is set on proving that to everyone, especially herself. Yet, their connection just might be too much for Marisa to deny.
Marisa is everything Liz desires in a partner Will Liz be able to secure her happiness with a new love? Or will Liz’s secret be the one that thing that pulls Marisa away from her once and for all?
Fighting Her Touch is an extraordinary story of love and growth. Liz and Marisa have something special, but it’ll require honesty to acknowledge their connection, and courage to follow their hearts.
Two women, one love. Sometimes, the wrong person is the right one for you!
Lose yourself in doubt and desire with Liz and Marisa.
What Do You Do If Ms. Wrong Is Just What The Doctor Ordered?

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The secret of the Rai Zamindars: An Aalo & Adhir mystery (tekijä: Tanmoy Bhattacharjee) (Kindle Direct Publishing)

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tanmoytbhattacharjee tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi,
This is my second novel, a young adult mystery set in rural India. Would love to get some feedback on the same. Regards,
Tanmoy

Kuvaus: Strange things are happening in the sleepy Bengal village of Dongajora. A thief being chased by the only village policeman vanishes into the thin air, an old woman paralyzed with drugs is found at the site of the theft, and the only object stolen is a bottle of turpentine, instead of the highly coveted statue rumoured to be the key to fabulous treasures. Puzzled, the constabulary enlists the help of the village doctor and his two gifted children.
Aalo and Adhir are anxiously awaiting news of their mother, an army major who has been missing in action for three months; and jump at the chance of a distraction. As they delve deeper into the mystery with their mentor Shayeen, all leads start pointing towards the local Zamindars - the Rai family. Hints of foul play in the death of the family head, of his wife being blackmailed, and of dangerous ancestral secrets begin to emerge... and so does the motive for a heinous crime.
A catastrophic storm about to hit the village will provide a perfect cover and wipe away all the evidence... Aalo and Adhir have only a few hours to get to the heart of the mystery and stop a murder...

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Firebird Rising: The Gray Dynasty Book 1 (tekijä: A. S. Marshall)

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Kuvaus: “…a heat began coursing through her. Its warmth enveloped her being, sending a rush of blood through every vein in her body as it settled between her palms, pulsating in fiery intensity. A wicked smile spread across her lips. Finally, debts have come due. It paid to be a Gray.”

A powerful mafia dynasty. Ancient magic. A fiery female lead.

The gift of fire burns within Celia Gray, a feisty young woman who considers herself ahead of her time. She was born to be in the family business––an ancient mafia dynasty––if only her father would allow it. Finding herself caught between the life society demands of a woman and the life she craves, Celia is fighting the losing battle for the right to choose her own destiny.

Harold Gray is the boss of the Gray family and the head of the five “gifted” families of Fauland. A powerful man with a commanding presence, he believes his daughters would be better off married and living a comfortable life in the country, away from the dealings of the business. But Celia, not one to give up without a fight, has other ideas.

To claim her rightful place beside her father and show him how capable she really is, she concocts a scheme to take on a local gangster who duped him. When plans go awry and lives are lost, Celia must confront how far she's willing to go to get what she wants.

With a cast of captivating characters, a forbidden romance and deadly consequences, Firebird Rising is a page-turner that you won’t be able to put down.

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Golf Made Easy: A guide intended to correct common golf mistakes, etc (tekijä: Nicklas Watson) (Vincent St. John)

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VincentSJohn tarjoaa (kustantaja): This giveaway is intended to spotlight a new author who has used his many years in the golf industry to try and help the recreational player.

In exchange for an honest review, readers will get a behind the scenes look at why players have trouble scoring better. Do you think it's all about practice? Not the case at all as the book will indicate.

Thanking everyone in advance for their consideration.

Kuvaus: In golf made easy, readers are given tips, tricks and techniques guaranteed to lower their golf score. Some of these are common sense, but many of them involve the mental aspect of the game and will require some discipline.

For example, do you know the easiest way to lower your score? What is the one big mistake that most players make on the practice green? How about the range? These are just a few of the questions that are answered in this golf book.

By following the advice contained therein, players are virtually guaranteed to shave strokes off their game and break 100 or 90 or even 80 if you are that good.

Loads of insider information gleaned from more than 35 years working in and around golf courses and consulting with golf pros, superintendents, pro shop managers and the general public.

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Unique Medals From The King (tekijä: Michael Seagrim)

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Kuvaus: The story examines the experiences of one family in perhaps the most dramatic period of British history, in the Inter-War and War years. By modern day standards this family was large, as they tended to be when couples were conditioned by a world which existed before such life-saving discoveries of medicines as penicillin.
The focus is on the wife of a church minister who surmounted a series of setbacks with fortitude. Her husband wilfully lost her sizeable inheritance; and after he died, she vacated the tied living in Norfolk, to live ‘as poor as a church mouse.’ Two of her five sons were killed in the Second World War and a third invalided out of the Army. She wrote poignant letters that described her suffering.
The underlying theme is of the various facets of courage, displayed not only by her but her sons. As a result, twice she visited Buckingham Palace to receive the medals from George VIth; and in a unique display wore them on a Remembrance Day Parade.
The book explains that what drove this family on was their deeply held sense of duty and service to decent and freedom-loving people.

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Longhowls (tekijä: S N Dijk)

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Kuvaus: Charlie and Sally, two ten-year-olds, live on adjacent farms on land that belongs to Longhowls, an ancient manor house that is home to exotic wild animals.

They have long wished to be accepted into the summer holiday programme created by the owners of the manor house to give children the chance to get up close to the wild animals, and to learn about the history of Longhowls itself.

Finally accepted into the programme and jumping with excitement, Charlie and Sally get ready for adventures with the wild animals, and the much wilder occupants of Longhowls.

When they find ancient Roman treasure, it becomes clear that some of people around them have hidden agendas, and they get drawn into the dangerous and murky world of antiquities smuggling.

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Horseracing: A Sport of Enchantment (tekijä: Steven Goss-Turner)

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Kuvaus: Horseracing attracted six million people to UK race meetings in 2019, a spectator count only bettered by professional football. Nine million television viewers watched the 2021 Grand National Steeplechase.
Racing has been part of the social life of the nation for 500 years, a sporting culture followed by people from every strata of society, a sport based on an ancient and primeval relationship; the human and the horse. It is an enchanting activity to many, yet one cloaked in mystery, curious processes and even curiouser terminology.
For the enchanted, there is soul-stirring speed, power and beauty, but controversies such as whip usage and equine fatalities cause some to demand its curtailment, even abolition.
Semi-autobiographical in approach, there is nostalgia, emotion and humour as the author draws on a lifetime of involvement as viewer, racegoer, punter, and partner in the ownership of two racehorses, to answer the question: how has horseracing become a sport of enchantment?

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Remorse (tekijä: N.S. Oates)

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Kuvaus: Fresh out of prison, Joel is determined to turn his life around. His uncle, Alan welcomes him with open arms but his cousin, Cassie is reserved as she has her suspicions Joel isn’t the reformed character he claims to be. She is equally as distrusting of Joel’s girlfriend, Keziah.

A face from Alan’s past comes back to haunt him in the form of an old friend he shares a bond and a secret with.

Joel rescues an injured stranger.

Matthew wants to help Cassie rebuild her life. He also wants to find out the mystery behind the disappearances and murders in the bleak coastal town.
Does a music box hold the key to death and destruction or salvation?

A supernatural thriller in the same vein as Stephen King, Ira Levin and Clive Barker.

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Such Vague Connections (tekijä: Dave Catchpole)

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Kuvaus: Carter Davison has time on his hands, a few bob in his pocket, and a burning desire to improve the lives of his chums. Whether they like it or not!

He is fascinated by the idea of the “six degrees of separation”. So he initiates a strategy.

What begins as a “what if I did this, this and this” series of casual wonderings is implemented one small step at a time.

Facebook it is. Carter is a watcher. A flaneur. An observer of 21st century human interaction in microcosm.

A selection is made. Five pals who, he feels, could do with a surreptitious helping hand. One at a time, Carter involves them in a series of devious scenarios.

But the road to Hell is, as we know, paved with good intentions. The road to heaven is much the same. If only Carter knew it.

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You're Invited (tekijä: Jewel F. McColumn)

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Kuvaus: Everyone from young to old wishes to be included. Yet you, yes you…you amazing and bright young one... have the gift and ability to make sure that everyone around you feels included and accepted. It starts with every single one of you: invite others just as you always want to be invited. With each intentional step of inclusion, my prayer is that soon we’ll have a world where everyone feels welcome, and where they know that they are invited.

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The Amnesic Betrayal (tekijä: Dr Jay)

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Kuvaus: The Amnesic Betrayal deals with the agony of a husband, Christopher Hall, whose wife Susan forgets him, their son Adam and their daughter Meryl completely. To add insult to injury, Susan starts a romantic relationship with Joseph Connolly, a resident in the nursing home where both of them are being looked after because of their memory loss. Adam, a recovering drug addict, swears that he will certainly put a stop to the unholy liaison. Jack, Joe Connolly’s son, argues that his father should be allowed to continue his new found romance unimpeded, without any interference from anybody. He asks, ’when does the right of an individual with lack of memory cease to exist and the wilful gratification of the relatives take over?’ The moral and ethical connotations are enormous.

The incident at the traffic lights, the goings on in the mysterious ‘green room’, the plot of a conniving, greedy, ex-girlfriend, the opportunism of a scheming ‘home- help’ and the awful consequences of Ketamine drug abuse will take you through the pages of this book to a climax which is as dramatic as is unexpected.

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1984, an ill-advised journey? (tekijä: Colette Nicolle)

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Kuvaus: Join the Nicolle family on a road trip from Irbid, Jordan, to London in a Fiat Panda. Colette was five months pregnant and their son Freddie was under two years old, which led to certain not entirely unexpected difficulties along the way, as well as significantly different priorities.
The three-week journey in the heat of summer in 1984 is told through the separate, and at that time private, diaries of David and Colette Nicolle. As the diary entries are presented separately, the reader can compare these conflicting day by day stresses, and how or if they were resolved.
Here we should also note that David and Colette remain happily married. Follow a range of interests from medieval art and architecture to the urgent search for disposable nappies, not to mention finding themselves unexpectedly related by marriage to French Resistance heroes.
The authors also hope to reassure new or soon-to-be parents that exciting lives can continue after giving birth.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 14, 12:08PM
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Foweraker's Ricardian Riddle (tekijä: John Benedict)

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Kuvaus: Pre-World War II Cambridge. The elderly Master of St. John’s, mediaevalist Professor Morecote, has been murdered - stabbed in the back in his college rooms.

Who murdered him and why? Was it the American students who feared being sent down for night-climbing? Or could it be a resentful colleague? Alternatively, was it connected with the discovery of artefacts - now missing - relating to the origins of the college and to its founder, Lady Margaret Beaufort, mother of Henry VII?

These artifacts alone would be almost priceless, but amongst them was a document, possibly written by Sir John Buck, historian and Master of the Revels in the Jacobean period. That document blamed Margaret Beaufort, and not Richard III, for the disappearance of the Princes in the Tower. This could, in the wrong hands, be political dynamite.

Scotland Yard’s Chief Inspector Foweraker and his team must determine the guilty parties and join up the loose ends, both current and historical.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 15, 9:29AM
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Hlattomia (tekijä: Michael D. Belk)

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Kuvaus: Following unexpected severe events at their small farm, twins Alex, and Karl, have to leave home to help their family manage through the winter. Walking along the coastal path, they come across an Arabic sailing boat, which, following an earlier storm, had been violently beached the night before.
They find three survivors, two sailors, and a young girl. She is heir to the Halqi throne. They help repair the boat and get the survivors back to their home on the island of Halqi.
This is where their adventure starts. The King becomes incapacitated, leaving the young girl to govern her country. She soon finds that the twins are a tremendous help to her. An archaeological site, Hlattomia, on Halqi, becomes the main focus, as it reveals its history, going back thousands of years. Attracting international attention it leads the twins to an almost unimaginable result.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 20, 10:25AM
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Functional Families (tekijä: Taylor Garcia) (Unsolicited Press)

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Unsolicitedpress tarjoaa (kustantaja): Ebook. Will provide accessible ebook file.

Kuvaus: As your family is bright, so is it dark. Sure, the love and laughter of family lingers in your heart, yet it’s the secrets, pranks, and punishments that haunt your soul. The mothers, fathers, daughters, and sons in Functional Families all seek only love to cure their familial ills, but they often go about it in strange ways. To come to terms with his father’s past and encroaching dementia, Reynold Vasquez takes his father out for one last fancy dinner in “Bird Dog,” while in “Bat Out of Hell,” Margaret abandons her mother at a Tijuana gas station hoping to move on with her life. In “My First War,” young cadet Gilbert Fernandez goes AWOL from a pretend battlefield to be with his pregnant girlfriend on the verge of an abortion, and in “Wheel of Fortune,” Hillary Clinton visits a homegirl fortune teller in Santa Fe, New Mexico. In the end, these disparate souls resolve their desperate actions to return to their nuclei, the only places they can call home.

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Snow Star (tekijä: Martyn Hesford) (PublishNation)

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MartynHe tarjoaa (tekijä): I am the writer of a new poetry book called  SNOW STAR. I hope you enjoy reading my new collection of poems and might give a review on Amazon etc. 
I am a BAFTA-nominated screenwriter, and theatre playwright, and poet. My film screenplays include FANTABULOSA! starring Michael Sheen, and MRS LOWRY AND SON starring Vanessa Redgrave and Timothy Spall. “A work of art” said The Times. LILAC WHITE was my first collection of poetry, THE MOON IS BLUE my first novel.

Kuvaus: SNOW STAR
A new collection of poetry by Martyn Hesford.

Comments for Martyn Hesford’s last number 1 poetry book LILAC WHITE:

“They shimmer” Melvyn Bragg

“I found them beautifully imagined... hugely rewarding” Sir Derek Jacobi

“They are marvellous poems” Gyles Brandreth

“You enter his world and are held by his spell” Adrian Noble (former Artistic Director, Chief Executive, Royal Shakespeare Company)

SNOW STAR
twelve poems for winter

Enter a world of the magical, the mystical the spiritual, the potency of spells
Poems of the sacred world. 

...dusted and sprinkled.... enter a strange sparkle… the whiteness of winter… the icy enchantment…of nature. 

“…each branch
glints with a little star.
the moon
is watching
through fading
sighs.
a silver
sixpence
a sparrow’s eye…”

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RULES OF FALLING (tekijä: Leslie Tall Manning) (Leslie Tall Manning)

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LTManning tarjoaa (tekijä): RULES OF FALLING, my new Young Adult novel, combines an edgy plotline with multi-faceted characters. While the story's illicit affair offers intrigue, a deeper theme of finding one’s bravery lies at the heart. The target market is girls between the ages of 16 and 18, so please keep this in mind while reading.

My goal is to gain some thoughtful and well-written reviews. A blurb taken from one of these reviews could be added to the book's cover.

RULES OF FALLING is my sixth published novel. My writing awards include the Sarton Women’s Literary Award; North Carolina Author Project Award; Self-e Library Journal Selection; International Book Award Finalist; Taleflick Road to Development Finalist; Indie Brag Medallion; Story Monsters Certificate of Excellence; and the Firebird Literary Fiction Award.

Kuvaus: Erica O’Donnell is hardly the quintessential high school senior. She doesn’t have a driver’s license. She’s never been to a concert. Sports are out of the question. She doesn’t own a pair of heels. No boy has ever asked her out. All of this for good reason: Erica faints. A lot. And at the most inconvenient times.

Chronic fainting, also known as syncope, keeps Erica on the sidelines as the odd-girl out. Luckily, Lindsay Bennett hovers nearby to catch Erica each time she nose-dives to the floor. Lindsay isn’t only Erica’s best friend—for four years she’s been her savior.

But things are about to change.

When Lindsay breaks up with her boyfriend Adam to pursue a married man, Erica is intrigued. But as Lindsay’s relationship intensifies, Erica finds her own world spinning out of control: from covering up her friend’s affair, to hiding her feelings for Adam, to casting suspicion when a string of arson fires sweeps through the town.

Gradually peeling away layers of deception from those she trusts the most, Erica must decide how far she is willing to go to uncover truths—and how many people will get burned in the process.

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The Serpent's Star - Murial Robertson #1 (tekijä: Sarah Ickes) (Self-Published)

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SarahJI tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi everyone! My debut novella is a western story mixed with mystery and a dash of romance. It stars a relatable character named Murial, who has been finding it hard to break free from her current situation in life. In exchange for a free copy of my book, I am asking for an honest review. It would really help me out and I would like to thank you in advance. I hope you enjoy!

The format given out will be a pdf file.

You can find me on social media or at www.sarahickesart.com.

I have the following links listed below to Amazon and Goodreads for the review, as my book is also listed on both, as well as this site.

Amazon:https://www.amazon.com/Serpents-Star-M...

Goodreads:https://www.goodreads.com/book/show/59...

Kuvaus: In the late 1880s, Murial Robertson has the unusual job of being a part of her father’s security detail. While trying to gain public support to make Arizona a state, the Senator receives a peculiar letter threatening his life and signed by “The Serpent.” Trying to keep her controlling father alive, Murial heads to the town of Conestone where she
implores the help of her cousin, Walter, and the town’s sheriff, Jack, before her own life takes an abrupt turn.

When an explosion destroys part of the town, toxic secrets are revealed, and a man with a well groomed mustache kidnaps her, all the pieces tie back to a death from three years ago. Murial has been dreaming of freedom from fear and her father’s clutches, but will the past’s vengeance crush her spirit before she has a chance to do so?

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You Can't Prevent Prophecy (tekijä: D.G. Redd) (Self-published)

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DGRedd tarjoaa (tekijä): This is my first self-published novel, though it's not the first I've written. I'm trying to get some readers, and some reviews, to drive more readers and more reviews.

Ideally the reviews would be posted to Amazon.

I'm also hoping to find some fans. Some people who enjoy the story and want to read more.

Kuvaus: A light-hearted adventure of an arrogant human warrior, a halfling, and a dwarven cleric. Each has their own ambitions, but they all want the Eye of Aera, a magical artifact spoken of in ancient prophecies.

But prophecies are malleable things, that can be bent to suit the needs of those with the knowledge and power to do so.

This is a humorous fantasy novel.
There are no continent spanning quests.
There is no reluctant hero who discovers a hidden talent.
There is no love interest tugging at her braids or smoothing her skirts.

This is a light-hearted adventure.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 03, 8:51AM
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The Hangman: Vengeance (HMU Book 10) (tekijä: Dee Rose) (Dee Rose Books)

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donderoso tarjoaa (tekijä): I am requesting reviews for this book but they are not required. Hopefully, if you receive a copy, you will post one. Thanks

Kuvaus: The Hangman has returned from the unknown dimension he was sent to at the end of The Death Brothers: A Supernatural Awakening. Now, he only has vengeance on his mind for the people, who tricked him that he once considered friends and allies. They include the heroes; The Grand Librarian, Alexander Merryweather, the demon hunter, Father Tom Padilla, Susan Taki, and reluctantly, the vampire slayer, Jericho Caine.Leechadon the Soul Eater, a powerful demon and the new leader of the underworld, uses the opportunity to attack the Earth by bringing together four allies of his own. They are; the vampire lord Dracool, a witch named Alina, a zombie leader, Deadric, and a demon lord, Gregor. If they can work together, they represent the greatest threat to humanity that has ever been assembled.Leechadon strikes a deal with Hangman to help get his revenge in exchange for the Hangman agreeing not to interfere with Leechadon’s plans for the Earth. The past, present, and future play relevant parts in this adventure. Allegiances are tested as both, humans and supernatural forces, clash in this epic finale to the Hangman series.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 07, 10:40AM

The Death Brothers: A Supernatural Awakening (HMU Book 8) (tekijä: Dee Rose) (Dee Rose Books)

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donderoso tarjoaa (tekijä): I'm requesting reviews for this book but they are not necessary. However, a review would be nice. Thanks.

Kuvaus: Two weeks have passed since the events of the Hangman Returns. Jericho Caine and Father Tom Padilla, the Death Brothers, return to The Reefs in the Gulf of Mexico to settle a score with the vampire sirens. However, a female angel, Sariel, with romantic intentions toward Jericho, plans to separate the brothers and seduce the slayer. Sariel strikes a deal with the Hangman to distract the brothers by casting a spell that resurrects vanquished supernatural beings in New York. In return, Sariel agrees to help the Hangmen bring back his wife and son, who are Heaven. Sariel also recruits a vengeful scientist, Dr. Ranken, to create a monster, who is a combination of a rare male vampire siren, and a werewolf. Sariel wants the doctor and his creation, Thaden, to only eliminate Tom, but they have other plans. They hire a hitman, to acquire a mystical weapon called the Takara Dagger. It has the power to kill any living being, including angels and demons. They intend to kill anyone that poses a threat to their ascension to power. As the new threat grows, the Death Brothers must face the danger without their allies. Susan Taki, Tom’s girlfriend, is still in a coma in San Diego. The Grand Librarian, Alexander Merryweather, is in Chicago tending to his new family.

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 07, 10:45AM

Susan Taki: The New Coven (HMU Book 9) (tekijä: Dee Rose) (Dee Rose Books)

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donderoso tarjoaa (tekijä): I'm requesting reviews for this book but they are not necessary. However, a review would be appreciated. Thanks.

Kuvaus: Susan Taki awoke from her coma at the end of The Death Brothers: A Supernatural Awakening. She helped foil the Hangman's plans, and helped defeat the Death Brothers enemies. She has returned home to San Diego, where her old witch's coven, The Fallen Sorcerers, has returned with a new leader, Tatiana Turner. Tatiana plans to make Susie stand trial for the death of it's former leader and Susan's aunt, Ahmya of the West. A guilty verdict means death for Susan and also her boyfriend, the demon hunter, Tom Padilla, who goes out to San Diego to visit. The underworld also has an interest in the outcome as well. The demon lord, Leechadon dispatches his number two demon, Tiagro, to make sure Susan and Tom are killed. With the help of the archangel Gabriel, who reveals a game-changing secret about Susan, she must defeat, Tatiana, the new coven, and the agents of the underworld. Will Susan and Tom survive their latest challenge?

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Here is a Body (tekijä: Basma Abdel Aziz) (Hoopoe, an imprint of the American University in Cairo Press)

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sueostfield tarjoaa (kustantaja): Read and recommend this powerful novel. Thank you!

Kuvaus: In this follow-up to her PEN Award-winning novel, The Queue, an electrifying new voice in Arab women’s fiction passionately brings to life the machinations of state oppression

Mysterious men are rounding up street children and enrolling them in a so-called “rehabilitation program,” designed to indoctrinate them for the military-backed regime’s imminent crackdown on its opponents. Across town, thousands of protesters encamp in a city square demanding the return of the recently deposed president.

Reminiscent of recent clashes in Egypt and reflective of political movements worldwide where civilians face off against state power, Abdel Aziz deftly illustrates the universal human struggles between resisting and succumbing to an oppressive regime.

Here Is A Body is a courageous and powerful depiction of the state cooptation of human bodies, the dehumanization of marginalized groups, and the use of inflammatory religious rhetoric to manipulate a narrative.

"An unflinching and deeply humane masterwork by a writer of astounding talent and courage."—Omar El Akkad, author of What Strange Paradise 

"Haunting . . . bracing . . . This potent novel about powerful regimes and their constant rhetoric is nonetheless hopeful about powerless voices within those regimes who recognize their own manipulation. Here is a Body handles religion, politics, community, and family with provocative vitality."—Foreword Reviews

"A disturbing but vital read"—Arab News

Reviews for The Queue:

“The Queue...has drawn comparisons to Western classics like George Orwell’s 1984 and The Trial by Franz Kafka. It represents a new wave of dystopian and surrealist fiction from Middle Eastern writers who are grappling with the chaotic aftermath and stinging disappointments of the Arab Spring.”—The New York Times

“An effective critique of authoritarianism...People...will always find a way to control other people in one way or another, should it suit them. Perhaps with the publication of The Queue, the lesson will begin to finally sink in.” —NPR

“Full of mysterious and troubling detail...Abdel Aziz delivers a striking portrait of an authority that claims all power while rejecting all responsibility, that forces people to hear and speak untruths and to embrace their own oppression.”—The Nation

“Basma Abdel Aziz’s novel is not simply an exegesis on the state of her homeland, but a much more universal evocation of the relationships between hegemonic power and grassroots dissent. It feels both fitting and faintly tragic that she had to resort to the literature of dark fantasy to convey it.” —Toronto Globe and Mail

“Although this is a novel, if you follow events in today’s Egypt, it’s not far from the truth. A brave effort.” —New York Post

"The Queue was written before the military coup that pub Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in power, but it has proved prophetic...This is a study of totalitarian logic with the plainness of a Kafka parable.”—Harper's

“Abdel Aziz illustrates how life in an authoritarian state is normalized not just by the government, but by the people.”—Think Progress

“Offers a window into how the revolution failed...underlining, above all, the solidarities and divisions oppression creates, even as it allows for the stories of people who are otherwise often overlooked to be told...[The Queue] points to the errors in thinking that make change impossible.” —Music & Literature

“Weird and wild...a Kafkaesque tale of a modern Egypt.” —BookRiot

“Equal parts dystopia, satire, and allegory...A distinctly Egyptian version of its Orwellian counterpart, much more real and all the more absurd for it...The nature of truth, its official invocations, its power and its danger, lies at the heart of this work.”—Los Angeles Review of Books

“[Abdel Aziz] brings her careful observations of power, pain and Egyptian society to a remarkable debut.”—Qantara

“An Orwellian tale about life in a Middle Eastern country after a series of unsuccessful protests.” —Men's Journal

“[A] trenchant political fantasy...Mahfouz meets Orwell, with a particularly interesting look at the lives of Egyptian women from a variety of class backgrounds." —The Forward

“One of the most exciting post-Revolution novels written in Egypt.” —The New Inquiry

“The sense of total repression that people feel from authoritative states is chillingly detailed...It seems hugely significant...that it’s a woman who has written this book, dared to point her finger in the eyes of authority in spite of what...are very genuine threats to her own well-being.”—Counterpunch

“Insightful, multilayered.”—ArabLit

“Timely.” —SF Signal

“The Queue is the world we live in without letting ourselves to know it…the most chilling aspect of this novel is how normal it all feels…” —Okayafrica

“[Abdel Aziz's] characters are multi-faceted...The sense of Egypt wafts through the pages with mint tea, cafes, heat and vivacious personalities.”—Arab News

“A surreal version of modern-day Egypt.” —Kirkus

“An arresting portrayal of totalitarian control.” —Library Journal

“Captures a sense of futility and meaninglessness...Aziz ultimately suggests the worst while leaving the smallest space for hopeful interpretation, a fitting metaphor for Egypt after the Arab Spring.” —Publishers Weekly

“Abdel Aziz is redefining Arabic women’s literature.” —Essam Zakaria, El-Fagr

“[The Queue] skillfully paints the image of an authority with the power to turn human beings into indistinguishable copies of one another. Written with satire, the novel moves between dystopia and reality—or a world that seems like reality. With her first novel, Abdel Aziz has clearly secured an important position on the map of contemporary literature in the Arab world.” —Al-Mogaz

“Abdel Aziz creates a world parallel to the one in which we live, one where the characters reveal to us the nature of human beings and the choices they make in life.” —Al-Itihad
"An unflinching and deeply humane masterwork by a writer of astounding talent and courage."—Omar El Akkad, author of What Strange Paradise 

"Haunting . . . bracing. . . This potent novel about powerful regimes and their constant rhetoric is nonetheless hopeful about powerless voices within those regimes who recognize their own manipulation. Here is a Body handles religion, politics, community, and family with provocative vitality"—Foreword Reviews
Reviews for The Queue:

“The Queue...has drawn comparisons to Western classics like George Orwell’s 1984 and The Trial by Franz Kafka. It represents a new wave of dystopian and surrealist fiction from Middle Eastern writers who are grappling with the chaotic aftermath and stinging disappointments of the Arab Spring.”—The New York Times

“An effective critique of authoritarianism...People...will always find a way to control other people in one way or another, should it suit them. Perhaps with the publication of The Queue, the lesson will begin to finally sink in.” —NPR

“Full of mysterious and troubling detail...Abdel Aziz delivers a striking portrait of an authority that claims all power while rejecting all responsibility, that forces people to hear and speak untruths and to embrace their own oppression.”—The Nation

“Basma Abdel Aziz’s novel is not simply an exegesis on the state of her homeland, but a much more universal evocation of the relationships between hegemonic power and grassroots dissent. It feels both fitting and faintly tragic that she had to resort to the literature of dark fantasy to convey it.” —Toronto Globe and Mail

“Although this is a novel, if you follow events in today’s Egypt, it’s not far from the truth. A brave effort.” —New York Post

"The Queue was written before the military coup that pub Abdel Fattah al-Sisi in power, but it has proved prophetic...This is a study of totalitarian logic with the plainness of a Kafka parable.”—Harper's

“Abdel Aziz illustrates how life in an authoritarian state is normalized not just by the government, but by the people.”—Think Progress

“Offers a window into how the revolution failed...underlining, above all, the solidarities and divisions oppression creates, even as it allows for the stories of people who are otherwise often overlooked to be told...[The Queue] points to the errors in thinking that make change impossible.” —Music & Literature

“Weird and wild...a Kafkaesque tale of a modern Egypt.” —BookRiot

“Equal parts dystopia, satire, and allegory...A distinctly Egyptian version of its Orwellian counterpart, much more real and all the more absurd for it...The nature of truth, its official invocations, its power and its danger, lies at the heart of this work.”—Los Angeles Review of Books

“[Abdel Aziz] brings her careful observations of power, pain and Egyptian society to a remarkable debut.”—Qantara

“An Orwellian tale about life in a Middle Eastern country after a series of unsuccessful protests.” —Men's Journal

“[A] trenchant political fantasy...Mahfouz meets Orwell, with a particularly interesting look at the lives of Egyptian women from a variety of class backgrounds." —The Forward

“One of the most exciting post-Revolution novels written in Egypt.” —The New Inquiry

“The sense of total repression that people feel from authoritative states is chillingly detailed...It seems hugely significant...that it’s a woman who has written this book, dared to point her finger in the eyes of authority in spite of what...are very genuine threats to her own well-being.”—Counterpunch

“Insightful, multilayered.”—ArabLit

“Timely.” —SF Signal

“The Queue is the world we live in without letting ourselves to know it…the most chilling aspect of this novel is how normal it all feels…” —Okayafrica

“[Abdel Aziz's] characters are multi-faceted...The sense of Egypt wafts through the pages with mint tea, cafes, heat and vivacious personalities.”—Arab News

“A surreal version of modern-day Egypt.” —Kirkus

“An arresting portrayal of totalitarian control.” —Library Journal

“Captures a sense of futility and meaninglessness...Aziz ultimately suggests the worst while leaving the smallest space for hopeful interpretation, a fitting metaphor for Egypt after the Arab Spring.” —Publishers Weekly

“Abdel Aziz is redefining Arabic women’s literature.” —Essam Zakaria, El-Fagr

“[The Queue] skillfully paints the image of an authority with the power to turn human beings into indistinguishable copies of one another. Written with satire, the novel moves between dystopia and reality—or a world that seems like reality. With her first novel, Abdel Aziz has clearly secured an important position on the map of contemporary literature in the Arab world.” —Al-Mogaz

“Abdel Aziz creates a world parallel to the one in which we live, one where the characters reveal to us the nature of human beings and the choices they make in life.” —Al-Itihad

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 16, 2:58PM

The Speakeasy Murders (tekijä: Patricia M. Muhammad) (Patricia M. Muhammad)

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pmmuhammad tarjoaa (tekijä): To celebrate the completion of my 22nd novel, I am giving away 12 free copies of my first mystery/detective novel, The Speakeasy Murders! Only 12 copies available.

The author requests an honest review in exchange for the free copy. If inclined, please post review on Goodreads and LibraryThing.

Kuvaus: CONTENT WARNING: This book is a work of fiction. However, the author intended to create characters and settings historically accurate to the era it takes place in, the racially tumultuous 1920s. Certain terms used as racial descriptions now considered archaic, outdated or even offensive are used to reflect the past usage by both black and white Americans of that era. Particular themes regarding race, references to certain crimes such as murder and sexual assault are included as part of the fictional plot. The author provides this content description for any potential reader who may consider any of these subject matters or references too sensitive to consider.

It is the roaring 1920s in the city of Chicago. Helen Williams is an astute, but bashful upper class coloured detective. Helen obtained her position through a recommendation from her father after delaying an opportunity to attend Fisk University. Her mother spoke against Helen accepting the job. Williams assumed it because at the time, a young, refined, coloured woman being a detective was 'unladylike.' Her go to instrument is an heirloom magnifier she inherited from her hard working and well educated grandfather. Though some of her co-workers take some time to become accustomed to her quirks, she is admired for her detail, accepted and often called upon her colleagues for her insight. Williams has only heard of one other female coloured detective whom she never met. Helen is called in one night to help investigate some peculiar murders in which a field is often used and she now believes is the criminal mastermind's dumping ground. After a couple of days of discussing similar cases with her colleagues, Helen concludes that the executioner is a serial killer who also orders the killings. These activities stem from an underground nightclub. A group of criminals throw a brick into the station house to warn the officers to keep their investigations to crimes above ground. Lieutenant Henry Johnson orders the station on lockdown. After he lifts the lockdown, Johnson partners Williams with Patterson undercover to further investigate murders at the speakeasy. Stephen introduces Helen to his sister Ruby to help her undergo her transformation. Williams now appears as a flapper with her station house brother, Stephen accompanying her. She is surrounded by the unfamiliar, jazz music, alcoholic beverages, and the wildest dance crazes. Williams reminds herself to focus on the investigation. One night at the speakeasy, Helen is assaulted and nearly raped by a Negro male in one of the bigger rooms to the left of the main floor. His African male accomplice waits at the threshold of the room's door to make sure the job is done. She was able to maneuver and defend herself until Stephen nearly pummels him. Thaddeus sees the African man run and trips him, upon impact his skull is split on nails of floorboards. Helen runs out. Thaddeus carries her away and brings her to his flat. She is shy and cautious. The Englishman is protective of her. They increase in natural affection towards one another. The Englishman proposes to Helen and she accepts. One night at the speakeasy, Helen discovers a secret stairwell. It would be the gateway which leads her to solve the murders. Helen and Thaddeus will finally have the peace they earned, and the life destined for them to have—with each other.

NOTE: This ebook is currently only available in English.

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The Navigator III: Repossession (tekijä: Steve Coleman) (Stephen B Coleman)

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AmandaKerr tarjoaa (agentti): We are giving away ebook copies of the new action/adventure thriller - The Navigator III: Repossession. We are giving away free e-copies with the hopes of getting reviews and more exposure for this new release.

Kuvaus: Sometime CIA agent and former naval officer, Joe Anderson, is tasked to confiscate (steal back) an NSA-equipped spy ship from Havana, Cuba. Joe’s engineer and the smuggler who brought them to Cuba are arrested, which dangerously compromises Joe’s mission. His significant other, Mary, angry at him for accepting another CIA mission, goes to Cuba as a tourist with her zany friend, Frances; and the pair accidentally fall into trouble in Havana. Joe then not only has to repossess the ship, he also must rescue the women before the police find them. The dangerously impossible adventure becomes both dire and humorous. This is the third novel in THE NAVIGATOR series.

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She Shits Bricks and Other Short Stories (tekijä: Samson Tonauac)

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SamsonTonauac tarjoaa (tekijä): A perfect post COVID-19 read. Things only go downhill from here.

Kuvaus: Twerker, COVID-991, advert jinn—we all went a little crazy after 2020 ... did we not? 13 ultra-short science fiction and cyberpunk stories inspired by the events of 2020.

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The Second Revolution For Liberty (tekijä: John J. Quick) (KDP)

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JohnJ.Quick tarjoaa (tekijä): I will email a PDF copy of "The Second Revolution for Liberty" to each of the ten winners. A brief review posted on Amazon will be very appreciated.

Kuvaus: Assassinations, violent protests, desecration at America's most hallowed ground, internment camps, altered vaccines—no one knows who's responsible for the widespread chaos blazing across the country, but one man is desperate to find out. No one expects a lone man paddling a canoe along the Cumberland River in Tennessee to make a difference. Revolution doesn't arrive in a canoe . . . not until John Brady sneaks into the Ryman Auditorium late one night.

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The Road to Vermilion Lake (tekijä: Vic Cavalli) (Harvard Square Editions)

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VicCavalli tarjoaa (tekijä): Upon its original publication, The Road to Vermilion Lake was reviewed in Literary Review (UK), Pacific Rim Review of Books, Midwest Book Review, and Edinburgh Book Review. If you are interested in literary fiction and would also like to review it, feel free to request an eBook copy. The author will send PDF files directly to the individuals selected by LibraryThing.

Kuvaus: "The novel tells the story of . . . Thomas Neal Tems, a blaster's assistant and first-aid attendant who lives and works on a construction site beside a glorious, remote lake. The site is being developed by a Swiss company into an ecologically friendly village, and Thomas begins a romance with the talented and imaginative architect who designed the site, a devout Catholic. The world that the characters must navigate, however, is decidedly not a romantic one. It is marked by painful past experiences, dysfunctional families, tragic accidents, alcoholism, and drug overdoses, all of which seem to derive from an inability to reach beyond the superficiality of existence. And yet, this is a world of second chances, for those who desire to change their imaginative perspective, to seek a sense of depth and enchantment that is deeply embedded in the tangible world, particularly in the body and in the natural world, as well as in the creative world of contemplative thought."

Midwest Book Review
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Son of Krampus (tekijä: Ellen Mint)

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SZbasnik tarjoaa (tekijä): This is a steamy paranormal holiday romance.

Kuvaus: He only comes when you’re naughty.

As the daughter of Saint Nicholas, Nadire's life is Christmas 24/7. She's never had time to fit anyone in her life, or a reason to look twice at mortals. That's all upended when she meets a tall, dark haired stranger who sends her heart racing.

Unbeknownst to her, there's a secret Emeric Hellswarth is hiding and that one night stand will come to haunt her every thought. How can she plan Christmas when her heart keeps bouncing between both hating and begging for the Son of the Krampus?

Son of Krampus is a story of family, of the stress heaped upon those fighting to keep it together, of the fear of venturing out to form your own. It’s a sexy enemies to lovers as Nadire and Emeric come to realize they share more in common than anyone else could understand.

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Myynnissä Dec 06

The Road to Vermilion Lake (tekijä: Vic Cavalli) (Harvard Square Editions)

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VicCavalli tarjoaa (tekijä): Upon its original publication, The Road to Vermilion Lake was reviewed in Literary Review (UK), Pacific Rim Review of Books, Midwest Book Review, and Edinburgh Book Review. If you are interested in literary fiction and would also like to review it, feel free to request an eBook copy. The author will send PDF files directly to the individuals selected by LibraryThing.

Kuvaus: "The novel tells the story of . . . Thomas Neal Tems, a blaster's assistant and first-aid attendant who lives and works on a construction site beside a glorious, remote lake. The site is being developed by a Swiss company into an ecologically friendly village, and Thomas begins a romance with the talented and imaginative architect who designed the site, a devout Catholic. The world that the characters must navigate, however, is decidedly not a romantic one. It is marked by painful past experiences, dysfunctional families, tragic accidents, alcoholism, and drug overdoses, all of which seem to derive from an inability to reach beyond the superficiality of existence. And yet, this is a world of second chances, for those who desire to change their imaginative perspective, to seek a sense of depth and enchantment that is deeply embedded in the tangible world, particularly in the body and in the natural world, as well as in the creative world of contemplative thought."

Midwest Book Review
Sharon Alker, PhD

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Revival: The True Fairy Tale (tekijä: THORNTON) (xlibris)

witybe tarjoaa (tekijä): We are Authors just doing a giveaway. Of 5 paperback copies. Reviews are nice, good or bad ones, but not required, that will be decided by the reader. Thank you.

Kuvaus: Revival: The True Fairy Tale is a Christian science-fiction story that is Biblical and Scriptural based about a young girl and a little boy who
embarks on a journey and experience great wonders on earth, heaven and hell to have a Revival for Jesus Christ on a very special
land based on Biblical Scriptures. It is Christian Fiction Like Never Before!

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Toive jäseneltä Dec 06, 10:22PM

Journeys: the Archers of Saint Sebastian (tekijä: Jeanne Roland) (Nepenthe Press)

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JeanneRoland tarjoaa (tekijä): I'm giving away 5 signed copies of my debut romantic historical fiction saga set in Medieval Belgium, Journeys: the Archers of Saint Sebastian.

Kuvaus: It’s the 14th century, and the longbow is king. But in the northern European principality of Ardennes, archery isn’t just the nation’s defense. It’s the national obsession.

MEET THE JOURNEYS
12 young Journeyman archers, the best in the country
2 years of public competitions, in which looks count almost as much as ability
6 will win a coveted membership in the Archers’ Guild of St. Sebastian
1 will become the prince’s new Guardsman

MEET MARIEKE
15-year-old Marieke is as obsessed with St. Sebastian’s as everyone else in Ardennes. Only it’s the middle ages, and girls just don’t become elite archers. Except Marieke's prospects as a girl aren't promising either, after a well-timed kick from a mule has left her with a face that’s badly scarred and ruined for marriage. But when circumstances force her to leave her old life behind and flee to the guild for refuge, there are only two things Marieke really knows about the place. One is that a mysterious accident ended her own father’s time as a Journey. The other?
There are no women allowed inside St. Sebastian’s.
Marieke knows disguising herself as a boy and infiltrating the guild means embarking on a dangerous deception. But it may be her only chance to find out the truth about her father’s past and to stop a murderous plot from coming to fruition. When the dashing young Journeyman Tristan takes her under his wing as his squire, she’s got to stay – at least long enough to help him beat out his brutal arch-rival to win the competitions.
Keeping her identity a secret will be hard. Living in close quarters with a pack of gorgeous boys? That will be harder still. But the hardest thing of all will be keeping the vow she makes for herself: to see Tristan become the next Guardsman, without ever letting him find out she’s a girl - a girl, who loves him.

Part Robin Hood and part Princess Bride, with a pinch of Mulan and a dash of Cyrano de Bergerac in the mix, The Archers of St. Sebastian I: Journeys is a humorous action and adventure saga inspired by late medieval/early Renaissance Belgium and packed with romance, wit, and longbow archery. Perfect for adults who love young adult themes and young adults looking for an immersive, character-driven read, Journeys is an escape into the past that reads more like romantic historical fantasy than pure historical fiction.

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Bad Blood Sisters (tekijä: Saralyn Richard) (Encircle Publications)

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SaralynRichard tarjoaa (tekijä): I'm the author of Bad Blood Sisters, a suspense/thriller, which will be released March 9, 2022. I'm offering five electronic ARCs in advance of the book's release. I hope winners will enjoy and review the book. Good luck!

Kuvaus: Quinn McFarland has grown up around dead bodies…
Quinn’s always joked about death, but this summer, death stops being funny. For one thing, her brother finally undergoes transplant surgery. For another, Quinn’s estranged BFF, her “blood” sister, is brought into the family mortuary, bludgeoned to death.
Quinn’s haunted by the past, her friendship gone awry, and the blood oath she’s sworn to keep secret. The police consider her a person of interest, and someone threatens her not to talk. Quinn is the only one who knows enough to bring the killer to justice, but what she’s buried puts her in extreme danger.
Fans of Lisa Jewell, Shari Lapena, and “Six Feet Under” will stay up late reading BAD BLOOD SISTERS.

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The Bridge (tekijä: Mary Faderan) (Marian Musings Group)

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merryagnes tarjoaa (kustantaja): This is a giveaway of Mary Faderan's latest book, The Bridge. We would like to request a fair review for reading this book.

Kuvaus: A Parisian girl falls for a scientist where she works as a laboratory technician, but other events hold up their romance. The setting is in Paris, France. The laboratory she works in is a fictional one.

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Daughter of the Song (tekijä: Eliza Tilton) (Shakespeare Villains)

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ElizaTilton tarjoaa (tekijä): Hi there! I'm the author of the Unholy Magic Saga and I would love for you to get swept away in this gothic paranormal romance that takes place in the 1800s Wales. I'll be giving away 5 signed copies!

Kuvaus: Arabella must use her songspell magic to stop a necromancer from destroying everything she holds dear.

After being kidnapped by occultists, Arabella Grace and her family move to the mining town of Port Tablot to forget the horror they experienced in England. With scars adorning her body, Arabella searches for peace by hiding within her songs.

But Port Tablot has its own demons.As the dead leave their domain, a spark of magic awakens within Arabella, and her songs have the power to stop the creatures from hurting anyone she loves, including the quirky boy Leo she's falling for...if she's willing to make a sacrifice.

With the powerful words of her songs, Arabella must fight the wave of undead and stop the necromancer who's raising them...or it won't just be her home that falls in to a pit of ghosts.

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On Days Like This (tekijä: Mary Faderan) (Merryagnes Publishing Incorporated)

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merryagnes tarjoaa (kustantaja): This is a book giveaway given by the book's publisher in exchange for a fair review.

Kuvaus: This book is being given away in exchange for a fair review on Librarything.
The experiences of an Asian-American woman in the hallowed halls of Yale University’s School of Medicine are depicted in this fictional story. Mary Enji Scott, an innocent woman who graduates with a Ph.D. in a scientific field is hired by a department in the School of Medicine at Yale. Unknown to her, a rogue team of FBI agents are hired to make her die out of Yale, by either ruining her career, and finally killing her off. She becomes a romantic interest of an English MI5 agent, Andrew Michaels, who goes through intimidation when he tries to keep watch over Mary. The involvement of the Japanese Mafia, the Yakuza, and other foreign police organizations provide interest in Mary Enji Scott’s real identity. The story is a mixture of foreign espionage, with the budding romance between Mary and Andrew in its midst. Mary Faderan provides a believable picture of the life of an Asian American woman in a very elite environment.

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M.O.E. (tekijä: Juan Boyd) (Nuu Era Digital LLC)

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juanbmoe tarjoaa (kustantaja): I’m a self-published author celebrating my first release with a Black Friday giveaway. I’m requesting reviews to help spread the word about the book.

Kuvaus: Is luck enough to overcome the obstacles of love? Mo adapts after facing the consequences of his actions as he matures through adolescent years in this short novel. You have the opportunity to learn and grow with Mo and hopefully not make the same mistakes he made. If you’re seeking wisdom you might be able to extract some from this guy that has experienced a whole lot in his young life.

Mo deals with the viscous realities of addiction to sex and drugs with very little guidance. You can use his failures as stepping stones to success. You can use his story to motivate you while at your lowest.

What do you do when you face adversity? How do you react to controversary? How do you respond to new responsibility?

Life is thrown at Mo fast when he returns home after being discharged from the Navy. He unknowingly tap dances on lines you just don't cross and becomes a guide for young people who are learning the do's and don'ts of the adult world. He learns tough lessons about very important things like the age of consent, STD's, and dealing with poverty. He's shown tough love by family and friends that helps mold him into a polished young man that reaches his full potential. Try not to judge as Mo tells the unique story about everything he has been through and reflects on the good and bad.

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Calls across the Pacific (tekijä: Zoë S. Roy) (Inanna publications)

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zoe.r2005 tarjoaa (tekijä): You could win a copy in PDF format. The author would appreciate it if you could write a brief review or at least add it to your bookshelf to show the reason you want this book. Thanks so much!

Kuvaus: Nina Huang flees the Chinese Cultural Revolution to North America. Years later she travels back to China twice to reunite with her mother and friends as well. She interviews her contemporaries' life experiences in China. Can she escape again when she is confined in a gulag?

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