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More Than Anything

Author: E.M. DunningPublisher: Paper Gold Publishing Genre: RomanceAvailability: Available Now! ISBN: B07KWJJWT8 Joe Carpenter’s parents have pressured him his entire life. He’s always needed to do more and do it…

Restoration

Author: Daniel C. McWhorterPublisher: Underhill Press Genre: Science FictionISBN: 978-1950282968 The year is 2075. Former scientific visionary, Dr. Evan Feldman has just been restored to life after fifty-two years of…

Nite Fire

Author: C.L. SchneiderPublisher: CreateSpaceGenre: ParanormalAvailability: Available Now!ISBN: 978-1542564991 Slated for execution, shapeshifting assassin, Dahlia Nite, flees her world to hide in the human realm. As payment for the shelter they…

Let My Legacy…

Author: Christina BeaucheminPublisher: Balboa PrGenre: MemoirAvailability: Available Now!ISBN: 978-1982202897 Healing ourselves is our greatest gift to future generations.In Let My Legacy Be Love, Christina Beauchemin discloses the insights gained through…

You Say Goodbye

Author: Keith Steinbaum Publisher: Black Opal Books Genre: Thriller ISBN: 978-1644371992 After a temperamental meltdown on stage, Sean Hightower, a regretful and resentful “one-hit wonder” rock musician hoping for a…

Tears and Trombones

Author: Nanci Woody Publisher: Sand Hill Review Press Genre: Coming of Age FictionAvailability: Available Now! ISBN: 978-1937818265 Based on a true story, Tears and Trombones follows a boy who wants…

Stolen Obsession

Author: Marlene M. Bell Publisher: EwephoricGenre: Amateur SleuthISBN: 978-0999539408 People die, but legends live on. New York antiquities appraiser Annalisse Drury recently lost her best friend to murder. The killer’s…

Birdie & Jude

Author: Phyllis H. Moore Publisher: CreateSpaceGenre: Family Life Fiction ISBN: 978-1986712958 It could have been a coincidence or maybe fate, but it certainly was serendipitous that Birdie Barnes found Judith…

 

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AMERICAN BOOKSELLER: Vroman's Bookstore

by Tim Sunderland

Allison Hill’s most memorable moments as CEO of Vroman’s Bookstore in Pasadena, CA, include the many authors who have done reading’s and book signings at the establishment, which opened its doors more than 120 years ago. Her favorite, however, is when Bill Clinton made an appearance after the publication of one of his books. “He…

TOPSHELF MARKETING: Let's Talk Shelf-Talkers

by Becky Katsikas (lifetime)

Put yourself in your customer’s shoes. What makes you want to buy something? Did you decide to watch a movie because you liked the title? Or buy a car because the color enticed you? Most likely, not. Customers make purchases based on research, need, and recommendations. Sometimes if I can’t choose between two items, I’ll…

THE INSIDE SCOOP: Covers That Sell

Whether setting up a display to entice readers or creating a cover from scratch, there are a few things booksellers should know about book covers. We are all aware that readers judge books by their covers, but that doesn’t mean just any ole book cover will sell. When I created my covers for my first…

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No Tougher Duty

Reading something so profound and thought-provoking as No Tougher Duty certainly puts one's life in perspective. There were times when I had to put the book down, as the feelings…

The Rite of…

An Imaginative Tale that Should Appeal to YA Fantasy Lovers Everywhere! The Rite of Wands by McKenzie Flohr is both charming and enrapturing, primarily due to her endearing characterizations and…

Demon King

If It's Horror You Take Before Bed And Pick Up In The Morning, Demon King Will Fill Your Plate! Erik Henry Vick’s Demon King is a horror readers nightmare—meaning, a…

Almost Midnight

A Real Potboiler, Chock Full Of Intrigue And Good Old Fashioned Salty New England Attitude! Tenth in the long-running Mike Bowdich series of thrillers, Almost Midnight follows the exploits of…

Wrongful Deaths

One Of The BEST Surprise Endings Ever Penned! If your fingers aren't on fire from burning through pages of Wrongful Deaths the latest medical thriller by award-winning author, Tom Combs,…

Death Votes Last

A Masterfully Written Legal Thriller! Death Votes Last, book #5 in the Jeff Trask crime drama series by Marc Rainer, is a masterfully written, ultra-realistic courtroom drama that both thrills…

One Little Secret

One Of The Best Novels Of 2019! One Little Secret by Cate Holahan is a killer psychological thrill-ride of mystery, betrayal, and violence, pristinely wrapped in a 306-page package. You’re…

Weapons of Peace

Quite Simply, One Of The Best And Most Entertaining Wartime Thrillers Ever Penned! Hospitalized in England’s Leeds Castle for life-threatening gunshot wounds he sustained in an ambush, top US negotiator,…