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Blue Sun, Yellow Sky, Jamie Hoang

Action & Adventure, Contemporary Fiction, NonFiction, Travel & Travel Guide, Women's Fiction

Hailed as “One of the best technical painters of our time” by an L.A. Times critic, 27-year-old Aubrey Johnson is finally gaining traction with her work. But as she weaves through what should be a celebration of her art, a single nagging echo of her doctor’s words refuses to stay silent—there is no cure. In … Read more

Legacy of the Tropics, Mary Deal

Action & Adventure, Contemporary Fiction, Literature & Fiction, Travel & Travel Guide, Women's Fiction

Dangers of the sea are cloaked behind a facade of sunny beaches, balmy trade winds and swaying palm trees. Two women fall prey to nature’s wrath during inclement tropical weather. In “Child of a Storm”, the ketch Mercy sinks during a sea storm off Culebra near the Virgin Islands. Ciara Malloy inherits her drowned fiancee’s … Read more

Man & Horse: The Long Ride Across America, John Egenes

Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Travel & Travel Guide

In 1974 a disenfranchised young man from a broken home set out to do the impossible. With a hundred dollars in his pocket, a beat up cavalry saddle, and a faraway look in his eye, John Egenes saddled his horse Gizmo and started down the trail on an adventure across the North American continent. Their … Read more

My Bad Tequila, Rico Austin

Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Travel & Travel Guide

Mystery, Mayhem, Madness.. Margaritas & Mexico One Man’s Epic Journey across two Continents and four Countries with 50 years of Adventure. But,1986 changed everything forever. “It’s all good until it turns bad.” One event devastated the lives of 19 Students, 3 Chaperones and 1 Bus Driver. Was it the Tequila??? Thinking about sending your “Kids” … Read more

Gone: Catastrophe in Paradise, OJ Modjeska

NonFiction, Novella & Short Story, Travel & Travel Guide, True Story & True Crime

A mass of European and American tourists descend on an idyllic tropical island for the holiday of a lifetime. Within hours, hundreds are dead. What happened? The true story of one of history’s most tragic and shocking disasters…in which aviation, terrorism, a sudden change in the weather and plain old bad luck made for a … Read more

Just Give Them a Hug . . . and the Rest Will Be Easy, Brett H. Weiss

NonFiction, Nonprofit Organizations & Charity, Travel & Travel Guide

In 2009, Brett Weiss decides he wants to volunteer in Kenya. A teacher in high school economics, US history, and international relations, he has a particular interest in experiencing immersion in a community where he will learn firsthand about the difficulties of the aftermath of colonialism. Determined to ask questions and listen, he makes his … Read more

Follow The Joy: A Memoir, Jason Scott Kurtz

Memoir & Biography, NonFiction, Travel & Travel Guide

When I was 27, I felt lost and confused.  More than anything, I wanted to find a career that inspired me, but I didn’t know what that would be.  After years of trying different career paths, all I had was a string of failures, and my future looked increasingly dim.  Other people had careers, families…I … Read more