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Book: Fighting Fifty, Hot Flushes and Nose Hair by Elaine Naylor
Anita Richardson is terrified of getting older. Years ago, watching her father in his last moments, she promised herself that she would pour all her determination into holding back time. It's a fight she might be losing. Despite her best efforts, the years keep coming. At some point middle age and the menopause crept up on her, and it's getting harder and harder to pretend that her marriage isn't [...]
 
Book: Gilgamesh in the 21st Century - A Personal Quest to Understand Mortality by Paul Bracken
"Must I die?" asked Gilgamesh. Forty five centuries later, we're still asking the same question. Science writer Paul Bracken embarks on a lighthearted assessment of the human condition, to explore what it means to be mortal, and what our fate may be. This scientific reimagining of the ancient Gilgamesh quest delves into a multitude of topics including the origin of life, the workings of the human [...]
 
Book: The Gentle Man by Michelle Montague Mogil
Ana Trent has entered her downhill years. Middle-aged and worn out, she's resigned herself to a life of drudgery and angst as she watches her marriage, job, house and body slowly but surely fall apart. Enter a dark and compelling stranger who claims he's running for his life. Against all reason and sanity, Ana lets him in. One thing's for certain: life will never be dull or ordinary again.
 
Book: The Golden Hour by N.M. Lombardi
Claire Blandy isn't content settling into her golden years, restless and dissatisfied with what a life of sacrifice has amounted to. When her daughter buys her a used android, ostensibly to help around the house, Claire makes the unfortunate discovery that he's living on borrowed time. Unwilling to let him waste the last days of his life doing laundry and washing dishes, she instead takes him on [...]
 
Book: Journey of Souls (The Mortality Series) by Melanie S. Pronia
Justine has had the gift of sight since she was a young child, now as a degree carrying parapsychologist, she starts to understand that with every gift there is always a curse. In the novel, Journey of Souls, Justine who is still recovering from the death of her much loved father and the resulting mess of her alcoholic mother starts working as a parapsychologist and discovers a spirit world that [...]
 
Book: 'Til Death Do Us Part by Jan Sikes
Veteran Texas musician, Luke Stone, has cheated death more times then he cares to remember. He's been everything from a simple farm boy to a rowdy roughneck, a singing star to a convict and finally a husband and father whose goals consisted of building a home and raising a family...which he did. Now, with a chance for a second music career, he knows the sand in his hourglass is running thin. His [...]
 
Book: The Clock Flower (THE F.I.G. MYSTERIES Book 3) by Barbara Casey
Dara Roux, abandoned when she was seven years old by her mother. Exceptionally gifted in foreign languages. Orphan. Accepted to Yale University. Mackenzie Yarborough, no record of her parents or where she was born. Exceptionally gifted in math and problem-solving. Orphan. Accepted to MIT. Jennifer Torres, both parents killed in an accident when she was sixteen. Exceptionally gifted in music and [...]
 
Book: When Afternoons Taper to Mortality and other poems by Richard Walne
Acclaimed South African writer, poet and musician Richard Walne (1968 - 2007) takes us on a poignant and, at times, melancholy journey in this collection of poems, found in a journal on his kitchen counter after his death. When Afternoons Taper to Mortality and other poems is an evocative exploration of love, loss, beginnings and endings. "Richard Walne's poems invite us in to their own world of [...]
 
Book: Deep Vice (Jack Carlyle Detective Series) by Wilson Schroeder
Miami Detective Jack Carlyle returns following his triumphant introduction in Vice Mode. amzn.com/B00P1WXAP4 - Jack's a romantic at heart. But this time sentimentality might just punch his ticket. Along with partner Joe Rodriguez, we join Carlyle for a harrowing and hilarious romp through his Bolivarian Republic of South Florida. Venezuelan socialite Ysabel Concepcion hires Jack to investigate [...]
 
Book: Ancient Fangs - Birth (Book 1) by Edmund A. M. Batara
Vampires don't exist. That's what Jake knew. Until that fateful night in a dark alley. Now a rogue half-breed, he will know more than he wants about the hidden world of the inhuman predators who changed his life. And he will have his mortality back, even if he has to destroy them all. With the suspect assistance of a mysterious benefactor, his desperate journey for salvation will take him to the [...]
 
Book: On The Gathering Storm by Jason McIntyre
At 29, Hannah Garretty is pursuing her lifelong dream of being a paid photographer. But in a curl of circumstance, she's snatched from her bohemian life on the island and vanishes into a forest lair where unspeakable things have happened...and will continue to happen. As Hannah grapples with her captivity and the knowledge bestowed to her by a special gift, we catch glimpse of her past life, [...]
 
Book: Here Lies Death by Harlan Harlan Vaughn
On December 21, 2012, the processes of death and aging stop completely. Here Lies Death is the story of Kelsey and April, sisters who are forced to explore their own mortality because of unprecedented supernatural phenomena. As the world struggles to understand the psychological and sociological implications, Kelsey and April dive deeper into hopelessness and depravity. While the slow realization [...]
 
eBook: The Survival of Marvin Baines by Michael Meyer
Oh no! A decade birthday is approaching, one with a big "0" in it, and he's losing it. Marvin Baines seemingly has it all: a loving family and a great job. He is about to turn forty, and just like that, the realization hits him--his own mortality is straight up the road. That's not his only problem. Suddenly he is unable to distinguish fantasy from reality, and his often quirky decision-making [...]
 
Book: Before The Boy - The Prequel To The Moon Singer Trilogy by B. Roman
Even in death, a mother guides her son through triumph and tragedy to his true destiny. Billie Nickerson must accept her own mortality as the only way her son will receive the intuitive gifts he was born to inherit, to save her family - and perhaps the world - from a disastrous fate. But learning that she has died too soon creates a Karmic crisis, as Billie tries to escape the afterlife and [...]
 
Book: Scattered Seeds (A Changed World Book 2) by Alice Sabo
While High Meadow is dealing with troublemakers and raiders, Wisp follows an invisible trail across the country to rescue Nick. What had started as a simple trip turns into an undercover operation for Nick, leaving Wisp to return to High Meadow on his own with a van full of children. In the search for answers, Nick learns that the problems are more complex than he imagined. The country's minimal [...]
 
eBook: The Dark Side of the Fylfot by Andrew Greenfield Lockhart
The Dark Side of the Fylfot is an imaginative re-telling of the Pied Piper of Hameln story. It is set in mediaeval Saxony, in a time of pestilence and superstition, when the Church teaches that disease is the result of sin and people fear science as akin to black magic. Gretl is a child when the Great Mortality - the Black Death - strikes Brunswick, and not all her grandfather Sano's learning can [...]
 
Book: After Dakota by Kevin Sharp
1983. Newborn MTV. Cabbage Patch Kids. President Reagan. A U.S. - U.S.S.R. Cold War that threatens to go hot at any moment. Against this backdrop, three teens begin a year of change and turmoil following the sudden loss of one of their closest friends. Dakota meant different things to Cameron, Bryce, and Claire. When she disappears in a plane crash, they each have to face their own mortality, [...]
 
Book: What the Hand - A Novel About the End of the World and Beyond by Todd Stockwell
What the Hand is the first and only black comedy based on the Book of Revelation. As the title, pulled from William Blake's brilliant poem, "The Tyger", suggests, the story involves the big questions of religion, just as Blake questions the apparent dichotomy of a creator of both good and evil. What the Hand follows the narrative of George Somerset, the reluctant Christian, who finds himself in [...]
 
Book: Adrift (The Last Selkie) by Elizabeth A Reeves
The Last Selkie. Twenty years ago the Gates to Faerie, protecting mankind from the Fae, failed for only a few hours. It was enough for a selkie maiden to escape through the barrier and fall in love with a young man who was dying. Her magical nature was enough to keep him alive a little longer. Then she vanished, leaving her husband and young daughter behind, answering the inescapable call of the [...]
 
Book: Surveys by Richard French
Looking for Renewal, Two Artists Help a School Recover from Scandal - Daniel Morley, a painter in his 60's, and his wife Sonja, a photographer, leave their home in Europe to live on a university campus in a large Midwestern American city. This is the neighborhood where Daniel spent his childhood and left with his mother in his teens. He hasn't been back for many decades. The story follows several [...]
 
Book: Blessing The Highlander by J. Lee Coulter
Janet was on her death bed. In sixty-nine years she had accomplished nothing with her life...merely existed. Now her time was up. Her fondest wish was a do over where she would matter to someone...make a difference in their life. So when a wraith appeared and offered her a second chance at life in the twelfth century she accepted with no regrets. Even though the wraith insisted on calling her [...]
 
Book: The Great White Storm - And the New York Blizzard of 1888, an Alchemical Story by Whitney Hamilton
The Great White Storm that hit New York in 1888 was the worst blizzard in US history. Richard Rhys newly married to Victoria Thornton leaves for an appointment with Edwin Booth on a spring morning in March. His wife has taken the landau to their Manor house in the Flatlands of Brooklyn. By the afternoon New York City is crippled by the white hurricane. As Richard cloaks himself in a bison hide [...]
 
Book: Tuatha and the Seven Sisters Moon by D. VonThaer
Julius Caesar wrote of the Celts: The Celts were fearless warriors because they wish to inculcate this as one of their leading tenets, that souls do not become extinct, but pass after death from one body to another. Seven Sisters. The infamous collection of stars align with the full moon on Hallo een, alighting the sky for a destiny that s waited centuries. Dru, a gifted, but tormented witch [...]
 
Book: Nothing Down by Mike Reuther
Homer Newbody lived to play baseball. A nobody from nowhere given little chance to ever play Major League Baseball, he was taught not only how to pitch, but to respect the game, by a uncle who dies before ever seeing Homer play professionally, When he gets his chance to pitch for the New York Yankees after long years in the minors, Homer seems to have everything he wants. He has little idea of [...]
 
Book: Seismic Influences by Priscilla Audette
In Priscilla Audette's first novel, where stylistically Erica Jong meets Nora Roberts, the reader will join in a madcap romp through the early years of the sexual revolution. Told through the eyes of a nineteen-year-old woman Seismic Influences is the story of a journey from innocence to knowledge. It is a period piece taking place in the early 1970s, an era that pulsed with the resurgence of [...]
 
Book: ROCK STAR - Dream Weaver Novels Book 2 by Su Williams
The first book in this series, DREAM WEAVER was just awarded the bronze medal in the Readers' Favorite International Book Awards!! Another 5 Star book in the Dream Weaver Series by Su Williams!! The sci-fi love story continues with Emari Sweet, and Dream Weaver Nickolas Benedetti. Music, magic, memories & monsters: Rock Star - a dark young adult/new adult romance, and adult supernatural novel. [...]
 


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