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Bonfires of the Gods, Andrew Eseimokumo Oki

Contemporary Fiction, Grief & Hardship, Historical Fiction, History NonFiction, Literature & Fiction, Military Fiction

In the wake of violent outbursts over the creation of a new local government area by the then military regime, two warring tribes, the Ijaws and the Itsekiris with an age-old ax to grind come head to head in a bloody and brutal battle for land ownership throwing a once peaceful and lovable city into … Read more

90 Days to Live, Rodney & Paige Stamps

Grief & Hardship, Health & Well Being, Medical, NonFiction, Self-Help & Motivational

What if you were told you had 90 days to live? For Rodney and Paige Stamps, Rodney’s “out-of-the-blue” cancer diagnosis in 2005 quickly turned a normally hypothetical question horribly real. “You’re going to die” was the solemn verdict from numerous MDs, who promised traditional treatments would only briefly extend Rodney’s life for a few years. … Read more

Paw Prints on My Soul: Lessons of a Service Dog, Jane Biehl Ph.D.

Christian Living & Devotional, Grief & Hardship, NonFiction, Religion & Spirtuality

The characteristics of a loving dog like Sita are the same as those preached about in churches and temples all over the world: loyalty, love, caring, and obedience. However, in addition to being an amazing companion animal, Sita is a highly trained service dog tasked with ensuring the safety and well-being of her human, Jane, … Read more

It’s Grief: The Dance of Self-Discovery Through Trauma and Loss, Edy Nathan

Grief & Hardship, Health & Well Being, NonFiction, Psychology & Counseling

In It’s Grief, Edy Nathan examines the emotional and devastating impact of loss and trauma. It identifies the intricacies of the dark and unfamiliar effects on the self. The book illuminates how the brain holds the complex circuitry of grief. It then provides choices to help deal with the complexity of grief. It’s Grief unravels … Read more

Steering Through It, Lynn McLaughlin

Grief & Hardship, Medical, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Religion & Spirtuality, Spirituality & Philosophy

A life threatening illness crushes the world around you, and around those you love. How do we all cope with the diagnosis physically, emotionally an d spiritually? How do we move on? What are the most helpful ways to support others in crisis? In the end, what does it all mean? The author shares her … Read more

God, Brian Jones & Me – the Sixties & the Rolling Stones Murder, Gloria Shepherd

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, True Story & True Crime

For those of you who’ve never wondered why God chose to put you on this Earth, you are lucky. From a toddler I knew I wasn’t among the lucky ones. I’d wanted to die since a toddler, born to parents who never wanted a child. To them, I was an inconvenience and an object that continued to … Read more

The War Blog, Glen Sobey

Grief & Hardship, Literature & Fiction, Teen & Young Adult, Women's Fiction

Crystal Rose, a 17-year-old high school junior, and her younger brother were abandoned by their drug-addicted mother fifteen years ago in an Alaskan Native village, an event which Crystal resented for years. However, when she learns that her mother was raped in high school, Crystal declares war against a society which reduces girls to their … Read more