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Back to Happy, Connie Bowman

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Self-Help & Motivational

We all face different challenges in life—we lose loved ones or jobs, fail at relationships or at achieving our goals. While our pain and grief are incomparable among us, one thing is true of all of us: we were created for happiness. But how do you reclaim this birthright in the face of devastating loss, … Read more

To the Moon and Back, Lisa Kohn

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction

The best seats Lisa Kohn ever had at Madison Square Garden were at her mother’s mass wedding, and the best cocaine she ever had was from her father’s friend, the judge. Born to hippie parents and raised in New York City’s East Village in the 1970s, Lisa’s early years were a mixture of encounter groups, … Read more

All About You, Liz Butler Duren

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction

This isn’t just another story about a search for a birth mother. This is a story about secrets and lies and the lengths people will go to to protect a grand Southern family name from scandal. It’s a story about tireless perseverance in claiming a meaningful life when your very birth seemed to be a … Read more

Screwed: A Prison Story, Chester Hart

Grief & Hardship, Memoir & Biography, NonFiction

Inspired by the author’s real life experiences working within one of Australia’s prisons. Screwed is a tale of toxic work culture, prisons and how the best intentions can go horribly wrong on the inside of this bizarre world, with its own unwritten rules, ways of talking and ways of getting what you want. Welcome to … Read more

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