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Malice Intent, Alba Castillo

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Health & Well Being, NonFiction, Parenting & Relationships

Alba Castillo has always been gutsy. A self-proclaimed rebel, she flees her small village in Spain for adventure and new life in the States. But what she meets instead is the devil himself. After several failed relationships, the charming and charismatic Peter seems like a gift from Heaven. Until he isn’t. Cruel, controlling, and malicious, … Read more

Breaking the Silence, Diamante Lavendar

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Contemporary Fiction, Health & Well Being, Literature & Fiction, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Self-Help & Motivational, Spirituality & Philosophy

Joan Eastman was born like any other girl. However her life would prove to be a life of great pain…Growing up, she was treated differently by family members, powerless to defend herself against their sexual and psychological abuse. Feeling she had been dealt a wicked hand by the “powers that be”, she spiraled into substance … Read more

My Angel the Devil, Dan Agbeje

Abuse & Substance Abuse, African American Fiction, Contemporary Fiction, Literature & Fiction

The story of a girl with simple dreams, to finish high school, marry the love of her life, study at university, have children and live happily for the rest of her days. All things fall apart as ungodly fanatical violence sweeps through the region making Fatima tap into a strong sense of defiance that almost … Read more

The Loose Ends Became Knots, Austin M. Hopkins

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction

In his debut book, Austin tells his story of emerging into young adulthood while surviving sexual violence and living with mental illness. His story is narrated through journal entries, poetry, and short stories. The Loose Ends Became Knots is a profound, moving and remarkable memoir written by Austin M. Hopkins. Throughout The Loose Ends Became … Read more

Incest, Murder and a Miracle, Cheryl and Robert Cuccio written with Morgan St. James

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, True Story & True Crime

The name Cheryl Pierson was in national media for years in articles and more filled with assumptions and fabrications surrounding the murder-for-hire of her father, but her side of the story was never truly covered from her perspective. The one interview she did give to a reporter was while she was still in shock from … Read more

The Big Yank: Memoir of a Boy Growing Up Irish, J.P. Sexton

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Memoir & Biography, Parenting & Relationships

Coming of age memoir about growing up in Ireland in the late 60’s/early 70’s. From the age of 9, the author was made to smuggle food supplies from the North of Ireland into the South, in order to increase profits from his father’s restaurant business. From there we are introduced to his Grandfather, a lovable … Read more

Life of a Bastard Vol.1, Damien Black

Abuse & Substance Abuse, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Parenting & Relationships

Born in Spanish Harlem in 1972 to a teenage Puerto Rican mother and a Black father, Javier Soto is a blemish on the face of American society.  After a suspicious fire allegedly set by his mother, while his father serves time in prison, Javier and his sisters are removed from their home into foster care. … Read more