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Book: Trail of Deceptions by Beverly Mendenhall
The ward of a fanatical preacher, Jade Morgan is desperate for freedom. When a shiftless gambler befriends her and stands wrongly accused of taking her innocence, she weds him, demanding a divorce when they arrive in Weaverville, California, where a job awaits her. Rand Hollilday attempts to prepare Jade for a life of independence during their journey. As her spirit blossoms, so does her [...]
 
Book: Under sail to Australia 1852 - Book 1 in the Goldrush Series by Warne Wilson
John Lille, son of a prominent London barrister, attends a crumbling old college in the English midlands. As he walks with a classmate, an argument over examinations leads to an accusation of cheating and a fight. His classmate falls, hits his head and dies. A witness is prepared to testify against John, and to avoid feared Newgate prison and hanging, his father arranges his escape to The Lady [...]
 
Book: Fancy by David N. Walker
There have been examples of strong women throughout history. Fancy is such a woman, living in the Civil War era. When her mother dies giving birth to her baby sister, ten year-old Fancy steps in to run the household and nurture the baby. At fourteen, Fancy has to step up another notch when her father leaves her to run the farm while he serves in the Confederate Army. She has just planted her [...]
 
Book: Salt & Sacrifice by John Carlyle O'Neill
Exiled for their beliefs, the faithful have been imprisoned deep inside the salt mines of ancient Rome. For the empire, salt is a symbol of life and prosperity; for the Christian slaves who mine it, its only meaning is death. Barbaric persecution and cave-ins threaten to stamp them out entirely, but beyond the shafts their outlawed religion is growing more quickly each day. Against the backdrop [...]
 
Book: The Mobster's Daughter by Julie Ann Mally
The life and times, the highs and lows of a true Mobster's Daughter. This is the autobiography of Judy Giannotti, co-authored by her daughter. Everyone always thinks a Mobster's life is glamorous and exciting and filled with riches, and for awhile it can be, but there is a darker side. And this book delves into what happens when the law catches up and the champagne stops flowing. Look for the [...]
 
Book: A Room of My Own (Legacy Series) by Ann Tatlock
Virginia, the young daughter of a wealthy doctor's family, sees her life forever altered by the Great Depression. Forced to give up her own room so that relatives can move in, her resentment at those circumstances is altered as she helps her father, who spends his spare time giving medical attention to the people of "Soo City." Soo City is a makeshift camp near the Soo Line tracks. But her [...]
 
Book: Daughters of Deliverance by Lorry Lutz
In 1886, thirty-one year old Katharine Bushnell gives up her medical practice to work with women living on Chicago's Hell's Half Acre and in the brutal lumber camps of Wisconsin. Her love for God and passion to see women released from bondage lead her to risk her own freedom and reputation for their sakes. Secretly, she visits these women to learn first-hand of the daily trials and torments they [...]
 
Book: THE 7 QUALITIES OF TOMORROW´S TOP LEADERS - Successful Leadership In A New Era by Andreas von der Heydt
Tomorrow's leaders will live, work, and compete more than ever before in a highly fluid, disruptive, and sensitive world. To succeed and to live a fulfilled professional and personal life, this new breed of leaders possess very unique skills, characteristics, and values. Tomorrow has already started! The 7 Qualities Of Tomorrow's Top Leaders comprehensively outlines what it takes to become a [...]
 
Book: Racing With The Rain by Ken Puddicombe
Racing With The Rain: A fast moving rain cloud in an otherwise clear sky triggers a sudden downpour and people run for cover. Is it possible to outrun the rain? Can one ever really escape the past?Guyanese born and Canadian naturalized Carl Dias will find out as he returns for his father's funeral. His visit will bring him in conflict with a government that is facing threats from an expat group [...]
 
Book: North Sea Shells by C J Richardson
When German shells hit Hartlepool in 1914, the lives of everyone in the small coastal town are changed forever. With letters from the Front being the only contact she has with husband, George, and both parents now dead, Martha, a naive, young mother, is forced to stand on her own two feet and rebuild her world. Will she stay faithful to her husband while he fights in the trenches? In her struggle [...]
 
Book: European Identity - The Death of National Era? by Endri Shqerra
This book examines identity and the nature of European identity through analyzing different theories which help to define in which theories can European identity be ascribed to. It offers scholars' reflection over European identity and makes a definition of European identity. In the second chapter it explains the role of European identity on the constitutional ratification (2004) as well as [...]
 
Book: Runaway Desire by Elaine Angelus Kehler
Lord James Westcott is described as a scoundrel, with walls of stone surrounding his heart. Fast becoming famous for his affairs with the married women of London's Elite, he lives for pleasure alone. When and where it can be found. Until the night Miss Harriet Gordon is placed in his arms. Half dead by the hand of her finance, Lord Westcott promises to keep her safe. A pledge he intends to keep. [...]
 
Book: Man Hunt by David R. Gross
Tom Tobin, an illiterate hunter, trader, rancher, Indian fighter and sometimes U. S. Army guide, led a small detach-ment of soldiers to hunt the Espinosas. He tracked them down, used his Hawken 54 caliber rifle to kill them at long range then cut off their heads. He returned to Fort Garland with the grisly trophies but refused the huge reward for killing them. The era of the Mountain Man, the San [...]
 
Book: Damaged Cargoes by David Turri
.The story unfolds during the summer and autumn of 1870. It begins on the China coast. The protagonist, Thaddeus Galt, a mission priest, discovers, in the hold of a junk stranded on a sandbar, the bodies of thirty Japanese children, drowned in a storm. The children originated in the port of Kobe. Galt goes to Kobe to find those responsible for this terrible crime, and the reader is drawn into the [...]
 
Book: Beyond Ultra by Robert Wright
Novelist Robert A. Wright gives readers a bold espionage thriller in his debut historical fiction novel, Beyond Ultra, a book that examines the complex relationship between fathers and sons, and what happens to nationalists and hardliners during times of war. World War I gives Karl Hoffman an opportunity to escape his rigid Prussian heritage and create a new life with childhood sweetheart Pilar [...]
 
Book: Masked Desire by Elaine Angelus Kehler
Lord Raine Westcott never wanted the title he would inherit. He never wanted to return to England. He certainly didn't want a wife. Yet, he is an honorable man and leaves his tropical paradise to fulfill a promise he made years before--to marry the heiress, Amelia Beckwith. The task is not as easy as he thought. Dark secrets, jealousy and danger follows him like a bloodhound. Raine becomes torn [...]
 
Book: Every Step of the Way by Kit Domino
1952 in West London. A time of coffee bars and jukeboxes, Teddy boys and gang fights. As Christmas approaches, sixteen-year-old Beth Brixham has so much to look forward to. No more school, her first job, her first boyfriend. Instead, her world is thrown into darkness and chaos as the Great Smog descends over London, leaving in its wake a trail of death and disruption and changing Beth's life [...]
 
Book: The Fishers of Paradise by Rachael Preston
"unputdownable!" Susie Moloney, author of The Thirteen As Egypt Fisher learns, there's a power to be mined in keeping secrets, and lies quickly take on a life of their own. 1930. The boathouse community of Cootes Paradise is under siege. The squatters' shacks that line the shores of Dundas Marsh stand in the way of an ambitious politician's "City Beautiful" plans. When a handsome drifter settles [...]
 
Book: A Shadow Life by Leta McCurry
Run, Laney, run. That's what Mama said she should do if something really bad happened. Well, what just happened is worse than Mama could have imagined. Now Laney, terrified, covered in blood and alone, is on the run from the law. Assuming another's identity, Laney hides in plain sight and builds a safe and near-perfect new life. Safe and near- perfect, until three people from the past show up [...]
 
Book: Destiny's Whirlwind (Destiny Series) (Volume 2) by Catherine Brakefield
A deathbed promise, a mustard seed of faith, and a dashing soldier propel Collina toward a destiny she never imagined. Collina McConnell is thrust from adolescence to adulthood when she promises her dying father she will manage their estate and uphold the legacy of Shushan. But just what is that legacy? Dashing Rough Rider soldier Franklin Long offers his help, and suddenly Collina's heart has a [...]
 
Book: Swept into Destiny by Catherine Ulrich Brakefield
Forced to call each other enemies, can their love survive? Maggie Gatlan may be a Southern belle on the outside, but inside she's a rebel. Then she meets the handsome, strong Irish immigrant Ben McConnell who captures her heart. Ben is enchanted by Maggie's beauty and fiery spirit, but for him the South she so dearly loves represents the injustice and deprivation he left behind in Ireland. As the [...]
 
Book: Stone Lord - The Legend Of King Arthur, The Era Of Stonehenge by J.P. Reedman
In Southern Britain, the Giants Dance stands alone on the Great Plain. For 500 years its massive trilithons have remained unruled by any chief. With invaders from distant lands attacking Britain's shores to steal its precious tin, another king must be chosen-this is the Quest of the Merlin, high priest and shaman. He brings together U'thyr Pendraec, the Terrible Head, and the beautiful Y'gerna, [...]
 
Book: Upsidedown & Backwards - Visual Mysteries of an American Era by Annette Rawlings
As a product of the 60"s, artist Annette Rawlings associated with many of the actors, rock stars, writers and innovators who changed the course of American culture David Crosby, Patti Smith, Tennessee Williams and Timothy Leary, just to name a few. Through experiences with these and other prominent people, Annette became caught up in a creative wave that was greatly influenced by the colors and [...]
 
Book: A Private War by Stephen Hazlett
Thomas Kindred left his war behind in 1968, the day he left his Saigon base and became a deserter from the United States Army. Thirty years later, he's living the life of an exile in Canada. To him, his former country no longer exists. Suddenly his world is turned upside down when he receives a call from Rick Goody, his closest friend from his long ago Army days. Goody believes his life is in [...]
 
Book: Waltz with Destiny (Destiny Series Book 4) by Catherine Ulrich Brakefield
As Hitler and his Nazis march across Europe... The splendors of Detroit's ballrooms spin Esther (McConnell) Meir around like a princess in a fairy tale Here she meets junior engineer Eric Erhardt. But will Eric abandon his playboy ways for Esther? When war comes to America's shores, Esther questions whether she has the grit to carry on the McConnell legacy. Meanwhile, Eric comes face to face with [...]
 
Book: In Our Duffel Bags - Surviving the Vietnam Era by Richard C. Geschke, Robert A. Toto
They were young, and they were fighting a war no one wanted to fight. They chose to serve their country despite these challenges. In In Our Duffel Bags , authors Richard Geschke and Robert A. Toto narrate the stories and the experiences of what junior army officers faced as citizen soldiers during pre-voluntary military service from 1969 to 1972. This memoir provides an inside view of the [...]
 
Book: Love Finds You in Lake Geneva, Wisconsin by Pamela S. Meyers
It's 1933, and beautiful Lake Geneva is already well established as a resort town and summertime playground for Chicago's wealthy. Local girl Meg Alden aspires to be a reporter, a job only given to men. One of the two reporters on staff at her local newspaper in Lake Geneva has just quit his job to move away, and Meg sees this as her opportunity to break into the business. That is, until Jack [...]
 
Book: In Russian Wonderland - An American's Odyssey in Soviet Russia by Charles Cole
In Russian Wonderland provides a first hand description of what life is truly like in a socialist system by relating the experiences of the author as to daily life in such a country. His description of daily personal interactions with average Soviet citizens over a six-month period tell the real story of life under socialist tyranny. Americans should pause and carefully consider what installing [...]
 
Book: Tales From Old Japan - a short story anthology by p.d.r. lindsay
Catch the enchantment of 16thC and 17thC Japan, country of the misty mountains, towering castles, (shiro) magical shrines, gods and spirits lurking everywhere to catch the unwary, and that code of honour, of duty at all costs, the life of the honourable samurai. The four stories in this anthology, based on the myths and legends of Edo Japan, of the best of the Samurai era, capture the scent, [...]
 
Book: The Count's Charade by Elizabeth Bailey
A shot across the marshes heard by a lone, disabled woman. The Frenchman in Grace's lean-to is at death's door. An enemy spy? Who are the men who seek him? What secrets lie in the papers Henri entrusts to her charge? Living alone but for her faithful maid, Grace's reputation is at stake. But Henri's safety comes first. If he is to have a chance, she must hold the authorities at bay. Barely has he [...]
 
Book: Politically Incorrect Columns, Stories and Articles by Bohdan O. Szuprowicz
This E-Book is a collection of columns and short stories written by the author since the year 2000 and syndicated to editors of newspapers and magazines, as well as to some Radio and TV talk show producers, over the last 14 years. Most are based on "Nuclear Terror Geopolitics Research" program which is conducted by 21st Century Research on a continuous basis. Many columns are commentary on [...]
 


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