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Growing Feathers by Michelle DeMarco

A whimsical, insightful tale… A young boy learns dreams are closer than they appear in DeMarco’s beautifully illustrated debut wordless picture book. The story unfolds entirely through the splendid digital illustrations. Using a palette of yellows, blues, reds, and greens…
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The Perilous Journey of Gavin the Great by Don Gutteridge

A richly complex, stirring tale sure to keep readers glued to the pages… Gutteridge’s engrossing fantasy gracefully examines courage, adventure, resilience, and survival. After a devastating flood leaves the citizens of Earthwood trapped on a deserted island, they set out…
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The N. M. E.: A novel by Ryan A. Kovacs

A high-stakes, darkly intriguing work of verse fiction… Set in the 1960s and rife with violence, bloodshed, revenge, and intrigue, Kovacs’s free-verse crime thriller sees a pair of dangerous inmates trying to escape the maximum-security prison to carry out a…
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Ashes in Venice: A Vengeance Thriller by Gojan Nikolich

A tightly wound and brilliantly constructed psychological thriller… Nikolich’s latest novel is a suspenseful, professional-grade police procedural, featuring Las Vegas homicide detective Frank Savic who finds himself on the trail of a vengeful serial killer. Retirement is just around the…
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Captain Sedition: The Death of the Age of Reason by K. C. Fusaro

Intelligent and thrillingly engrossing… A page-turner. Fusaro traces the life of a young man struggling to find a balance between duty and loyalty in his series kicker in The Death of the Age of Reason series. 1774. New England is…
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The Big Day by Terry Lee Caruthers

An engrossing and original historical tale, making for an easy crowd pleaser… Caruthers’s wholly absorbing children’s picture book takes readers to Knoxville, Tennessee, on September 6, 1919 as young Tansy accompanies Big Mama to the polling booth to cast her…
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Vivie’s Secret by Terry Lee Caruthers

Imaginatively crafted and gripping… Immensely satisfying historical tale. Caruthers’s stunning novel, a fictionalized tale of a real-life Hungarian refugee turned cat rescuer, deftly delves into courage, compassion, understanding, and human resilience. As the Hungarian Uprising of 1956 begins, 12-year-old Vivie…
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The Shadow Song by Anita Morrish

A brilliant story of courage, resilience, and love… In the shadow of war and resistance, a young couple struggle to stay alive in Morrish’s engrossing historical tale. War is ravaging Italy, with the Allies bombing Rome while the city remains…
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Falling in Love at The Cos by Jim Hamilton

Evocative and beautifully haunting… Hamilton’s playful and haunting slender Halloween romance explores true love, the real and metaphorical masks along with perception versus reality. Terrence Worthwell has just turned forty and has never been to a casino or flown on…
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How Did I Do That?: A Life of Risk and Reward by Bill Dutcher

Candid, gripping, original, and occasionally funny… Dutcher, the founder and chairman of Anadarko Minerals, Inc., an Oklahoma City independent oil and gas producing company and author of two books, chronicles his journey of surviving a turbulent boyhood and turning a…