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Book: Beatles, Books, Bombs, and Beyond by Robert John DeLuca
Who knew that the 1960's would be so weird? This book is the true story of three bright young men who eagerly enter Brown University in 1962, filled with hopes and dreams but with no inkling what is in store over the turbulent decade ahead. They all have earned full Navy ROTC scholarships and look forward to serving their country in uniform when they graduate. In fact, they sign up to be United [...]
 
Book: Echoes from the Endzone - The Men We Became by Lisa Kelly
The Notre Dame Student-Athlete: Sports fans may have an idea of what it takes to play football at a Division I college: the training, the discipline, the pain, the motivation. But most of us have no idea what it takes to be a successful student-athlete at a top academic institution such as Notre Dame. Being a successful student-athlete at the University of Notre Dame requires more effort than [...]
 
Book: Reflections and Opinions of a Mental Health Professional by Henry Claude Barbot, M.D.
"Reflection and opinion of a mental health professional" is a collection of dynamic episodes that I have encountered during my 20 years working with the human mind. This literary work identified the impact of the devastation, which is inflicted to individuals suffering from mental illnesses and disorders. Sharing my insight, I have utilized poetry as the platform to discuss how mental illnesses [...]
 
Book: BE A HIGH ACHIEVER - ACHIEVING ALL-ROUND SUCCESS IN COLLEGE & UNIVERSITY by Franklin H. Ezenwa
Have you ever wondered why some students excel at school while others do not? Would you love to achieve success in the key areas of your student life? With a culmination of over a year's worth of research and based on a survey done on students, "Be A High Achiever: Achieving All-round Success in College & University" addresses major concerns and questions posed by students. It is fully loaded [...]
 
Book: Tales From Gulu by Camille Khairallah
This book is a summary of what it is like to visit Gulu, Uganda through CVAP (Concordia Volunteer Abroad Program) and it is dedicated to past, present and future participants of the program. It reflects my personal opinion on what I have experienced in Acholiland and helps the reader imagine what it is like to live in such an environment. This book is not only dedicated for CVAPers per se, [...]
 
Book: The Ending Dark by Jen Walker
When Athena Martin decides to study abroad in Paris for a semester she is certain the experience will change her life - she just doesn't imagine how much. The studious redhead steps off the plane ready for an adventure and is quickly entranced by the City of Light. But the city isn't the only thing that has captured her attention. Luc is more than just a handsome History professor and Athena is [...]
 
Book: Gifted by Mark O'Neal
The story takes place in a post-recession Atlanta, and Greer Matthews was a gifted student enrolled at Clark University who had just wrapped up a stressful third year of school. His mother was struggling to make ends meet back home in Chicago, so he had taken on a full-time job in addition to his studies to help her out. His family had faced hard times several times in the past, and he was [...]
 
Book: Further Education by Richard Brennan
Further Education is an exciting culture clash between a working-class student full of common sense and experience of politics, and a group of dogmatic upper middle class students. The clash becomes murderous when the group invite an extremist to speak at their university. The book explores how political dogma can suck people in as well as the rise of materialism and misogyny among students. [...]
 
Book: One Flesh by Nick Sweet
Brothers Owein and Selwyn live in a small Welsh mining village in the early 1980s. Owein falls in love with the beautiful Rhiannon, but doesn't realize she's only in it to get to his brother, whom she secretly adores. Heartbroken and furious, Owein takes matters to his own hands, changing the future of their family forever. Years later, Selwyn struggles at giving free rein to urges still [...]
 
Book: Academia - Through the Eyes of a Preacher by William James Carter I
Academia: Through the Eyes of a Preacher contains a number of research papers completed by Elder William James Carter. The works are presented in their raw, unedited form as submitted to Liberty Baptist Theological Seminary so that readers may learn from the writing errors. These essays presented with minor mistakes included should serve not only to aid in the improvement of student writing but [...]
 
Book: Guy Ridley by Richard French
A Creative Bookseller Deals With Problems that Threaten his Sanity - Guy Ridley, in his late fifties, runs a second-hand bookstore near an urban university in the American Midwest. He understands academic procedures and might have been a scholar and teacher himself, but now he walks along a parallel road that no academic would take. Devoted to Cervantes' novel Don Quixote, he writes short stories [...]
 
Book: Close Before Striking by James Clayton Rogers
Hank Cheatham, a professor of American History at a state university, has begun to suspect he is losing his mind. He has frequent blackouts, and often regains consciousness at the airport, with no idea if he is coming or going. He has inexplicably given his daughters permission to do things that would have been inconceivable only a month earlier. He is convinced that the South won the battle of [...]
 
Book: Letters From A Whoremonger's Wife by Danita Clark Able
Letters From A Whoremonger's Wife is a memoir, the story of a family. It is the story of an addiction to adultery; an addiction equal in destruction to drugs and alcohol. It is the story of a man who used his frustrations with life against his family, in the form of physical and emotional abuse; yet who, with deception and manipulation, successfully maintained an image of an ideal family man. It [...]
 
Book: One Shot by Nikki Ryan
Laci Walker thinks she's successfully put the past behind her until she finds herself face to face with the man who shattered her heart to smithereens four years ago. He had been drafted into the NHL after they had both graduated from college and yet, instead of sharing the accomplishment with her, he'd walked away, leaving her completely devastated. Now here they are, together again, in the [...]
 
Book: Embracing Hope by Janell Butler Wojtowicz
Christian college dean Drew McKinley mourns his dead wife and still wears his wedding ring. He stumbles on a desperate journey to understand God's motives for her tragic death. Crossing his perilous path is Allison, a graduate student and new employee in the dean's office. Even as she deals with financial hardships, she recognizes Drew's unresolved grief from her own loss. Putting up a roadblock [...]
 
Book: The Soul Institute by Michael D. Smith
At Moolka Waxtor's farewell party in the English Department offices, Derrick Dexter recoils in dismay at their out of control lovemaking in a closet minutes earlier. How can he handle an affair with his flirty cousin? Should he try to escape the oppressive Soul Institute with her? How can he deal with his wife Jipo, TSI's ruthless administrator? But Moolka, now fully in love with Derrick, [...]
 
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: Wild Horseback Ride by Walt Lamberg
This collection of short stories presents a variety of characters and experiences, often with a measure of humor. In "Wild Horseback Ride" a young boy, who loves to play cowboys and Indians, gets closer to a horse than he wants to be. In "Promise," a graduate student in English learns the full meaning of the word "promise." In "T for Texas, T for Tyrone, Too," a new teacher at a community college [...]
 
Book: Mathison by Leela Dutt
This story is told to a baby girl born at the beginning of the 21st century, and traces her ancestors for a hundred years. One of her great-grandfathers grew up in Kolkata in an ancient family home, another was a Jew who fled Nazi Germany. The narrator is a computer program which is being created in an artificial intelligence research unit at Cardiff University, where the baby's mother works in [...]
 
Book: Summer Session by Merry Jones
The first in a new series from the author of the 'Zoe Hayes' books - Harper Jennings is an Iraqi war veteran with PTSD. Now a teaching assistant at Cornell, her life is rosy until, carrying out repairs on their home, her husband Hank falls off the roof. The accident damages his brain and brings back terrible war memories for Harper. As Hank is treated at the prestigious Cayuga Neurological [...]
 
Book: A Life Not My Own by T. M. Brown
In A Life Not My Own, Tina shares her personal experiences of child abuse and neglect, her struggles as a teenager and in her young adult life. The book started as a journal and was her attempt to address many of the secrets she kept from her family, pushing it all to the back in her mind. As the memories continued to resurface, she was forced to address the issues that ultimately led to her [...]
 
Book: No More Tears by Dr. Margaret Aranda
Dr. Margaret Aranda is pleased to personally autograph her first book for you. No More Tears: A Physician-turned-Patient Inspires Recovery is bound to bring you inspiration for today and tomorrow! Written during rehabilitation, this unique book gives insight into the mind of a well person who struggled with being disabled. Keeping an eye on spirituality and what purpose can come from tragedy, Dr. [...]
 
Book: Summoned The Novel by Stan Griffin
In the future, a government plan goes awry, only the evil will suffer. Genetic Research Scientist Dr. Michael Stein is summoned by the U.S. Department of Defense and the military, to help build the most advanced Reconnaissance Aerial Vehicle this world has ever known. This part biological and part machine, this unique flying apparatus, will put the U.S. military years ahead in advanced war fare. [...]
 
Book: Pigeon Blood (The Detective Rein Connery Series) by B. A. Braxton
Pigeon Blood - The Detective Rein Connery Series, Book One - Washed-up, loser, no-account lush... that is how Dr. Blair Vaughn's dental colleagues have described him for years. But when Blair witnesses a double murder during an alcoholic blackout and subsequently starts to piece together the reasons why those murders have come to pass, his colleagues begin to rethink their low opinion of him. [...]
 
Book: The Complete Katon University Series by Andrea Pearson
He's dark and powerful a magical anomaly. She's untrained and inexperienced. Can they set aside their differences in time to save themselves? Mysterious disappearances at a popular national park force authorities to organize an academy-led expedition, and they've invited undergrads to compete to be included. As a talented Arete, Austin is a natural shoo-in. And he's not the only experienced [...]
 
Book: Ain't Too Proud To Beg by Chicki Brown
Hollywood film star Vaughn Breland has wrecked his beloved Lamborghini, lost his latest movie role, the use of his legs and possibly his fabulous good looks. He's depressed and mad at the world then he meets Trenyce Clark, his new physical therapist. Trenyce, and her beautiful three-year-old daughter, give him a new outlook on life.
 
Book: Double-take Tales by Donna Brown
Three dark, sardonic short stories that will have you expecting the unexpected: In "Poison," a psychologically abused wife discovers that her husband's nut allergy may be the solution to all her problems. In "Round Trip," a five pound note passes through desperate hands, greedy hands and tired hands before coming full circle... accompanied by a big surprise. In "C'est La Vie," the police bungle a [...]
 
Book: Behind the Walls - A Harper Jennings Mystery by Merry Jones
A Harper Jennings mystery - When Harper Jennings' staunchest rival at Cornell's archaeology department turns up on her doorstep, babbling about seeing a Pre-Columbian shape-shifter, Harper doesn't know what to think. But she can spot a great opportunity - Zina won a coveted post cataloguing a priceless collection of Pre-Columbian artifacts, and if Harper humours Zina, she'll be able to see them [...]
 
Book: Struggles of the Women Folk by T. M. Brown
Georgie is a young black girl growing up in the 1940s in a small, rural town in southern Virginia. Life is hard and she dreams of better life. This emotional and inspiring story has a gritty dialogue, narrated in Georgie's words. This story touches on what so many in the African American community experienced during post slavery. The good, the bad, as well the mysterious paranormal stories and [...]
 
Book: The Redemption of Caralynne Hayman by Carole Brown
How far would you go to avenge the murder of your daughter? Is beyond redemption too far? Caralynne Hayman is angry and bitter over the abuse and death of her eleven-year-old daughter at the hands of a radical religious cult The Children of Righteous Cain. So when her husband, a founding member of the cult, suffers a massive heart attack, Caralynne does little to help. Caralynne's secret seems [...]
 
Book: A Prince That Would Be King by Daniel DuBour
The Prince that Would Be King is a modern day fairy tale about a prince who is abducted as an infant and shipped off to New York City. The story begins at the birth of this child prince in a far away kingdom. The king and queen proclaimed a day of celebration throughout the kingdom. Many well wishers throughout the kingdom came to celebrate the birth of this first born child and air to the [...]
 
Book: The House of Tomorrow by Adair Arlen
A solitary man, Paul Gregory is the mysterious owner of trendy nightspot, Pal's, in the Southern Illinois University town of Carbondale. Liliane Greening, a researcher at the university, is putting her life back together after an emotionally crippling marriage. When eligible Professor Sam Meredith pursues and courts Lily, female hearts can be heard breaking all over Carbondale. Lily, in turn, [...]
 
Book: Alternative Lives - To Sleep, Perchance to Dream ... Another Life by Allen Pollens
Life changing events threatening to change everything for everyone, surface in extended sleep study. Subjects installed in specially designed sleep stasis chambers exhibit the astonishing and potentially dangerous effects. Ph.D Psychologist at Philadelphia's Jess Hawkins, University, Dr. Harold Treadwell, labored five years to create the unique stasis chambers. The original objective was to find [...]
 
Book: Hot Fun In the Summertime by Chicki Brown
Seven very different singles - four women and three men - rent a New Jersey beach house for the summer: author Shontae Nichols, self-employed accountant and realtor, Linda Harris, Linda's sister, hip-hop video dancer Kinnik Watkins, cosmetologist, Jovita Blassingame, Calculus professor Curtis "Doc" Whetstone, actor and drama instructor, Kip Lee, and new housemate, up and coming film actor, Devon [...]
 
Book: The Truth About Emily by Madi Brown
"If you LOVE New York, if you're a name-dropping, fashion fiend careerist; fed up with serial dating, plagued with a thirst for sex, then you'll totally stalk me for what I've penned." - Author, Madi Brown Description 29-year-old Emily Greene looks the part, but she's still working on becoming a modern-day woman. Not that she's one to back down from a challenge, but living as an eternal [...]
 


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