Alexis Rankin Popik, author of Kiss Me Over the Garden Gate, is an award-winning short story writer whose work has appeared in The Berkshire Review and Potpourri Magazine. She has ... Read full author bio >
"A consistently engaging story. Popik skillfully extends the drama [of living with Bipolar Disorder] beyond the domestic sphere."
A native of Wichita, Kansas, and a longtime Ohio resident, Anesa Miller is a writer with training in Russian language and literature. Her work has been published in THE KENYON ... Read full author bio >
"Rejecting simplistic stereotypes, from 'trashy' to 'homophobic,' Miller invites readers to probe beyond immediate impressions. …A compassionate, thoughtful narrative about hard-won self-realizations."
Jeffry R. Halverson is an assistant professor of religious studies in the Department of Philosophy and Religious Studies at Coastal Carolina University (SC). He previously served as an assistant research ... Read full author bio >
"Far more than just a paint-by-numbers story of a small town."
Fredrick Cooper is an award-winning author, environmental engineer, a native of the Pacific Northwest and a member of the Shoalwater Bay Indian Tribe. In addition to being a writer, he ... Read full author bio >
"An exhilarating thriller that will have readers demanding another sequel."
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."
Born and raised in Barbados, and with parents passionate about books, Margaret too became a passionate reader, already immersed in romance novels, Toni Morrison, John Steinbeck, Stephen King, National Geographic ... Read full author bio >
Patrick W. O'Bryon emerged from a family of academics, fully intent on following in those same footsteps. He was named a Fulbright Scholar to Germany, a Princeton National Fellow ... Read full author bio >
"The novel is rife with historical intrigue and captures the flavor of mid-century Europe...An intriguing early WWII spy yarn set in a well-researched, authentic Germany."
Terrence L. Williams is a retired Central Intelligence Agency Operations Officer with over thirty years of experience conducting and managing covert operations in Asia, Europe and Eastern Europe.
He is ... Read full author bio >
"Classic elements of a modern espionage story abound: mystery, intrigue, danger, technology, and importantly, a sense of immediacy, thanks to the global forces at play."
A former journalist, Geoff continues to write, and has authored three books. Most recently he co-authored Marketing in the Round, and wrote the social media primer Welcome to the Fifth ... Read full author bio >
"Author Livingston (Marketing in the Round, 2012, etc.) presents the perils of medievallike life with unflagging realism. He threatens his characters with food shortages, wolf attacks, river crossings and egotistical outbursts.
But sharp, bracing prose makes the quieter moments just as powerful: “A fever, now apparent in the man’s pale, sweat-streaked face, had wasted his long frame.” Such evocative writing helps the novel’s valuable message of religious moderation shine through: “Forced faith breeds sins, encourages hatred, terror, and violence,” Mordecai tells Pravus. “Your brutal teaching denies the essential virtues of faith, hope, and charity.”"
C. T. Wente is an American writer currently living in San Diego, California with his wife Linda. When not pursuing his passion for writing, Wente works as a marketing executive ... Read full author bio >
"A fiendishly tricky thriller with a brain, a sense of humor and a promising heroine."
James Rizzo works as a chiropractor, nutritionist and educator. In his novel, he has crafted a suspenseful narrative that explores socially important issues for the Young Adult. James Rizzo is ... Read full author bio >
"A quick, compelling historical novel with a magical touch"
Rick Lenz is a veteran Broadway, television and film actor who first came to national attention when he repeated his Broadway role in "Cactus Flower," in the film version—opposite ... Read full author bio >
"Lenz's mesmerizing, multifaceted debut novel is both an intriguing time-travel/past-life adventure and a subtle homage to Marilyn Monroe.'--'Kirkus Reviews' (starred review)."
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