Readers Favorite 2014 International Book Awards WINNER (Honorable Mention)
History, art and literature are my passions. I love digging out information about prophecies, divine miracles and paranormal events that are ... Read full author bio >
Susan Taylor Chehak is a graduate of the University of Iowa Writers Workshop and the author of several novels, including The Great Disappointment, Smithereens, The Story of Annie D., and ... Read full author bio >
"The turns these stories take, structurally and emotionally, prove that Chehak is not only a daring literary artisan, but a connoisseur of human frailty. An acerbic, stirring collection from a master of the craft."
Forrest Carr is a veteran TV news professional with 34 years of experience in broadcast journalism. He started as a radio reporter then moved into newscast producing before becoming a ... Read full author bio >
"Carr employs jet-black humor reminiscent of Vonnegut.... A truly unconventional ending makes for a worthy trip."
The Bestselling author of Exigency (2015), the Matt Turner series (The Dig, 2011, The Opal, 2012), and the Demon’s Story series (A Warm Place to Call Home, and The ... Read full author bio >
"Siemsen has carefully worked out every detail of his story, and manages to infuse a genuine sense of urgency and humanity ... Readers of last year's surprise sci-fi hit, Andy Weir's The Martian, will find the same great blend of technology and storytelling here. A highly recommended, character-driven sci-fi novel in the tradition of Robert A. Heinlein."
Basil Lawrence was born in South Africa. He read English Literature at university in Johannesburg before moving to England, where he earned an MA in Creative Writing from Birkbeck, University ... Read full author bio >
"A restaurateur takes desperate measures in Lawrence’s delectably dark debut novel.
The show must go on and does, with deliciously droll scenes . . . wickedly comical moments . . . snappy dialogue . . . The tone is surprisingly light, like an airy soufflé"
Gerald W. McFarland, historian and novelist, was born in Oakland, California. He received his B.A. from the University of California, Berkeley and his Ph.D. from Columbia University. During ... Read full author bio >
"An engaging adventure novel filled with action, mystery and romance."
Paul Mark Tag graduated with degrees in meteorology from Pennsylvania State University and worked for the Naval Research Laboratory as a research scientist for over thirty years before retiring to ... Read full author bio >
"A poignant romance anchored by a rich cast of characters and detailed setting, which will likely appeal to fans of historical fiction."
William Peak’s debut novel, The Oblate’s Confession, returns us to that lost and mysterious time sometimes called “The Dark Ages.” It is based on extensive research into early ... Read full author bio >
"A vividly realized story of one boy’s attempt to live a life of faith in a time of war."
Stephen G. Yanoff is a former insurance company executive from Long Island, New York. He received a bachelor's, master's, and doctoral degree from Texas A & M University System ... Read full author bio >
"An immensely readable narrative that portrays the mood and tumultuous events of the day."
Kim Sanders worked as a photojournalist, an editor and an attorney before writing her first novel. Sanders now writes what she loves to read—romantic fiction. Her 2011 debut novel ... Read full author bio >
"A light, uplifting romance that’s equal parts comedy, fairy tale and travelogue."
Multi-Award winning fiction author and graduate of Fordham University, Dale has held several senior positions in Fortune 250 companies and has traveled the world. A black belt in martial arts ... Read full author bio >
"An engaging mystery, and a sizzling debut… Allan’s novel is a blistering tale with all the right ingredients for a mystery…But the author’s multifaceted characters are what give the book distinction… The book’s stellar ending addresses a lingering uncertainty and leaves much for readers to ponder. Starred Review"
J.M. Erickson earned his bachelor's degree from Boston College, majoring in psychology and sociology, masters degree from Simmons School of Social Work, and post-graduate certification program in psychological ... Read full author bio >
"A gripping story featuring well-constructed characters, poignant moral dilemmas and a chillingly realistic dystopian future."
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