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Marc Beausejour’s Novel “Adia’a Ballad” Headlines 1st Black Book Expo

By Marc Beausejour

On Saturday September 23, 2017 in Harlem, New York, the National Black Theater will be hosting the 1st Annual Black Book Expo from 10AM-6PM.

Young adult novelist Marc A. Beausejour will be one of the featured authors at the event, where he will be promoting his most recent novel "Adia's Ballad". The expo will include panel discussions, presentation of awards, and introduction to various authors in the tri-state area. Tickets for the event can be purchased at
For more information about the expo, please call 917-501-0614 or send an email to to be involved in this literary event.
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Free Book Bonanza!

By Betty Vaughn

We’re starting the summer off with a bang! Award winning author Betty Vaughn offers the first of her four book series, Run, Cissy, Run, FREE for Kindle.

This offer will start Thursday, June 1, 2017 and run through Monday, June 5, 2017. If you like this book, you’ll LOVE her other three: Man in the Chimney, Turbulent Waters and The Intrepid Mill LaRoque. Your free download is as simple as searching Run, Cissy, Run on Amazon and downloading it for your Kindle. You would think Cecilia LaRoque has it all: a loving father, wealth, beauty, social position and a devoted suitor. She doesn’t. Crushed by a cold and critical mother who soon absconds to live with a dissolute lover, ‘Cissy’ struggles to prove herself worthy of love and respect. She could not have foreseen in her teenage years that the genteel and privileged life she had led would come to a crashing halt with the outbreak of Civil War, a bitter struggle that would tear her world apart. Despite the hardships and inherent danger, she seizes the opportunity to forge an unorthodox role for herself as a spy.
Run, Cissy, Run is the 2013 award winner for historical fiction from the North Carolina Society of Historians. Don’t miss out on this great offer and stay tuned weekly for more free books.

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The Exciting alt history novel The Empire by George mavro has been released

By George Mavro

Can the USAF Airman lost in time save themselves and their adopted Byzantine homeland save themselves from the wrath of the Ottoman Empire?

Chased by the Taliban the survivors of a US convoy take shelter in am old mine,, They are soon trapped inside when a suicide bomber blows up the entrance. looking for a way out they travel deeper into the mine and find a abandoned Soviet base. Turning on the power the began a countdown that sends them over 500 years back in time to just before the siege of Constantinople. Can they influence events and make a life in this new world?
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The latest Jim West book, Greed Can Kill, hits shelves.

By Bob Doerr

Jim West goes on his next case, a hunt for a missing briefcase.

In the latest installment of the Jim West series, Jim receives a letter from a dead man which leads West on a reluctant hunt for a missing briefcase. He soon discovers that both the FBI and a Mexican cartel expect him to the find it for them or die trying.
You won't be disappointed in this latest mystery!

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Larry and Carolyn Watts interview with Donna Seebo

By Larry and Carolyn Watts

Larry and Carolyn share their book, Dishonored and Forgotten, with Donna Seebo.

In 1953 the Houston Police Department was enmeshed in a narcotics scandal, its first. Before it was over, a detective was dead of two gunshot wounds to the heart. It was ruled a suicide. A federal agent came to town to investigate, sending two other people to prison. The police chief lost his job, a captain was fired and the department was in turmoil. This is a fictional account of those events and more.
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The Prodigal hits the shelves telling the story of a 19th century sea adventure in the tradition of Defoe and Sabatini.

By Harold Raley

The Prodigal is a 19th century sea adventure in the tradition of Defoe and Sabatini. It describes the perils of a young American ship’s carpenter on voyages to Cuba, Mexico, Africa, and the Brazilian

In the seafaring tradition of Defoe and Sabatini, The Prodigal is a tale of the shipwreck and struggle for survival of a young American ship’s carpenter who escapes one captivity only to fall into more dangerous circumstances. The story unfolds as he makes his way to Boston, then to Jamaica, Mexico, Cuba, Africa, and back with adventures at each point. At critical moments a mysterious stranger appears to lend a hand and guide him to his destiny.
Lose yourself in this seafaring adventure.

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Bob Doerr’s 7th Jim West Mystery to be Released

By Bob Doerr

“Greed Can Kill” and it does in this newest book in the Jim West series with the same title. Murder, a hidden treasure, and a journey to a New Mexican ghost town take the reader for an intriguing ride

Look for "Greed Can Kill" at Amazon, other online bookstores, and select brick and mortar bookstores beginning in early March 2017. Author Bob Doerr has won a number of awards for his previous six books in his Jim West series and readers will find this one right up among his best. This suspense filled story takes Jim to Fabens, TX, Cloudcroft, Chloride and Truth or Consequences, NM, in search of a briefcase that is filled with something that a Mexican drug cartel has and will kill for, and the FBI is willing to stick Jim's neck out to find. With plenty of action and a touch of humor and romance, this is a book many will find hard to put down!
New, fast paced mystery, titled "Greed Can Kill" will be available in early March.
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By Jeff and Jacqi Lovell

Award winning author, JEFF LOVELL, will be at BARNES AND NOBLE in Geneva Commoms in Geneva, IL, at an author event supporting Mooseheart residential facility.

Jeff and Jacqi write Mouse Gate books that resonate with all kids who love Disney, adventure, and time travel. Adults love them because they foster self-confidence and the courage to face issues that are common to kids today. Jeff writes novels that weave stories around existing legends and are filled with adventure, suspense, a little fantasy, and a lot of fun. We now have four Mouse Gate books in our series and Jeff currently has six titles out. All will be available at the signing, as well as for purchase from Total Recall Press, Barnes and Noble online, and Amazon. Check out our author page:
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‘Ghost of White Island’, by award winning author Jeff Lovell, is now available.

By Jeff Lovell

Still reported to be seen today, the ghost of White Island is a mystery dating back to the days when pirates ruled along the Atlantic coastline. What is the story behind her appearances?

The story begins in1715 when a pirate captures a ship, forcing the captain's young daughter into marriage. He abandons her on a desolate island, pregnant and alone, with instructions to guard his treasure. Years later, four young people aware of the existence of another ancient treasure hidden there, journey to these islands off the coast of New Hampshire to uncover the secrets from long ago. Not only do they endure many struggles to locate the treasure, but they must also contend with terrorists who are determined to locate the pirate stash to finance their evil plans.

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By Jeff and Jacqi Lovell

January14 our Mouse Gate books will be at the Barnes and Noble store in Geneva Commons, Geneva, IL, where a portion of the days’ proceeds will be donated to the Mooseheart residential home in Batavia.

Our Mouse Gate books are designed to spark the desire to read as well as the imagination of 8-12 year olds. The books are filled with high adventures, always revolving around vacations in Disney World where many fun details about the parks are included. The teens in the books always have heroic time travel experiences that foster courage, helping them to gain confidence in their everyday lives. At the same time they gain some knowledge about the places and times they visit. Our books are always available from major book outlets, including AuthorsBookBeat and Amazon, should you be unable to come to our signing.

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