Skinny House : Julie L. Seely

Skinny House : Julie L. Seely

Skinny House: A Memoir of Family Skinny House: A Memoir of Family is a true story of perseverance in the face of ruin and a glimpse into the past of the inventive, remarkable people who gracefully ‘made it’ despite overwhelming societal and financial hurdles. It is a granddaughter’s story about the grandfather she never met and the famous house he built in Mamaroneck, New York. The author weaves the legacy of Nathan Seely—an ambitious carpenter who establishes a company in 1923 for the purpose of “building homes for colored people” taking part in The Great Migration. Nathan is well on his way to becoming a successful entrepreneur. He has everything a man could want…a beautiful wife, smart children and a

50 Ways to Love Wine More : Jim Laughren

50 Ways to Love Wine More : Jim Laughren

50 Ways to Love Wine More A wine book unlike any other, 50 Ways to Love Wine More is the most creative approach to knowing and enjoying wine to hit the shelves in a very long time. It’s the perfect read for anyone interested in expanding their wine knowledge and understanding without having to wade through elitist attitudes or confusing terminology. Are you interested in becoming a more knowledgeable wine consumer? Are you adventurous, a wine drinker interested in expanding your vinous horizons? Whether aspiring wine lover or long-time aficionado, you will uncover nuggets of wine wisdom and insight in every chapter. Rookies will learn more about wine and how to enjoy it than they would have imagined, and veterans

Patron Saint of Misfits : T. Avila

Patron Saint of Misfits : T. Avila

Patron Saint of Misfits WHY? Is your heart’s question. WHAT NOW? Is your heart’s fear. This is not another sweet little inspirational book about faith and blessings—people who get what they pray for and everyone is happy. No. It is about the unspeakable traumas some of us suffer in this fallen world. It is about doubt. And suffering. How to erase the scribbled lies and write something beautiful on your soul. How to turn your wounds into wings. For wounded heart people everywhere And for those who love us anyway. There will be stars in your crown. You are safe. You are loved. You are not alone.   Book Links Website Facebook Twitter Instagram Amazon Author Page On Amazon

d’Anima : Lucid Fitzpatrick

d’Anima : Lucid Fitzpatrick

d’Anima: Part 1 of Perfect Conductor Meet the man who will solve the energy crisis. Mayes d’Anima, a creative genius whose personal mission is to solve the world’s energy crisis, finds himself on the brink of exhaustion. As the world’s biggest energy tycoon, d’Anima knows what powers a city. As the story unfolds, he begins to discover what powers a man’s soul. d’Anima represents the first step into the world of “Perfect Conductor”. In a race against time, science, and a city that is about to collapse under its own magnificent growth, Mayes d’Anima struggles against every form of social and political resistance in his life-long mission to solve the world’s energy crisis. Desperate for help, d’Anima recruits Melody Casper,

The Monster : Josh Soule

The Monster : Josh Soule

The Monster A college student has a strained relationship with his mother and ex-girlfriend. When he sees his ex and best friend together at a Halloween Mixer, he becomes enraged. Things turn when a mysterious, puppet-themed student attacks the couple, leaving the protagonist seemingly to blame. Things escalate quickly, and the narrator soon finds himself framed for murder at the hands of the “Puppet Man”. He decides to go on the run, and finds himself in the company of misfits and criminals while seemingly being stalked by the killer. He believes the criminal overseer may be an opportunity to clear his name and prove his innocence before he winds up in jail, or worse.     Book Links Website Facebook

Shaping a City : Mack Travis

Shaping a City : Mack Travis

Shaping a City, Ithaca, New York: A Developer’s Perspective Picture your downtown vacant and boarded up—while the malls surrounding your city are thriving. What would you do? In 1974, the politicians, merchants, business and property owners, community leaders and the public teamed up to transform the main street of downtown Ithaca into a pedestrian mall. Cornell University began an Industrial Research Park to keep and attract jobs, while developers began renovating run-down housing. Planners focused on downtown redevelopment by creating long-range plans, which included State Legislation to form a Business Improvement District (BID) with the authority to raise taxes up to 20%. Shaping a City is the behind-the-scenes story of one developer’s involvement, from first buying and renovating small houses,

The Man with the Tortured Soul : Jay Y. Cohen

The Man with the Tortured Soul : Jay Y. Cohen

The Man with the Tortured Soul Inside The Man… This is the detailed account of a once happily married and successful man whose 20-year marriage inexplicably cascaded into an emotional, mental and physical hell. The core elements of his once perfect marriage, including three wonderful children and all the perks and benefits of an upscale lifestyle, simply disintegrated. How? His wife suddenly decided to change all the rules. The result was a distorted and incomprehensible arrangement where love, sex and intimacy were excluded, responsibility was relegated to a bare minimum, and all the tenets of a close marriage were dismissed. What the hell happened? There was no way out for this man. No way out at least that would allow