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May.07.2012
Don’t Cry, Daddy’s Here: One Woman’s Journey to Recovery from Incest is a deeply disturbing memoir. At the same time it is an important book, one that offers a strong message of hope and renewal to victims of this terrible crime.   "My decision to write this book came from a deep desire...
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Apr.27.2012
  What happens when a moody teenage angel is forced to attend high-school?   The answer is Griffin's Fire.   Griffin's Fire is the second installment in Darby Karchut's Terrae Angeli young adult fantasy series, published by Twilight Times Books. I didn't read the...
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Apr.25.2012
Getting Out of Dodge City, Heading for L.A. on the Atchison, Topeka, and Santa Fe is a short novel that reads like a memoir and that will appeal to those interested in black American history and the dynamics of poor black American families from the early 1800s to the 1960s. The story begins...
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Mar.26.2012
Bill Swears calls himself a service brat. He was born in Great Falls, Montana. He’s lived in England, Iran, Germany, and nine states. Bill flew military helicopters for twenty-two years, seven in the Army and fifteen in the Coast Guard. He sold his first short story while he was a Coast Guard...
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Mar.25.2012
Blueprint is the story of one soul's journey in planning her last incarnation on earth and what happens when friends take over. The novel opens with Arielle and Raphael in Heaven as they discuss Arielle's upcoming and last incarnation. Raphael, who's been her soul mate for thousands of years...
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Mar.06.2012
Please welcome my guest, Rudy A. Mazzocchi, author of the controversial debut thriller, Equity of Evil, just released by Twilight Times Books. Mazzocchi reveals what’s inside the mind of the medical thriller author and discusses various aspects of his novel, among them his hero, his...
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Mar.05.2012
Read an Ebook Week begins today!   Twilight Times Books, publisher of critically acclaimed Literary, Mystery and SF/F books, is offering a special during ‘Read an Ebook Week,’ from March 4-10, 2012.   A FREE ebook will be given away each day.   Some of these books include:  ...
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Feb.29.2012
A Satan Carol by spiritual horror author Alan Steven Kessler combines elements of the macabre and parody/satire to explore the concepts of free will and evil. Not having read in this horror subcategory before, I was intrigued when I received a copy of this ebook for review. The story begins in...
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Feb.28.2012
The Eden Paradox, by Barry Kirwan, is an enjoyable read that will be relished by fans of science fiction. Fifty years into the future, the earth has been maimed by war and is near collapse from heat exhaustion. Scientists have already found the vaccine for AIDS and robot soldiers have quelled...
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Feb.27.2012
Pretty Dolls by Kimberly Dana, a finalist in the Children’s Picture Book category at the 2011 Pacific Northwest Writers Association Literary Contest, is a delightful story about overcoming jealousy and the love a girl can share with her special doll, no matter what she looks like.  Little...
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Feb.05.2012
  Hitler’s Silver Box is a compelling, exciting thriller that will keep you on the edge of your seat until the end. In a two-story Georgian house in one of Chicago’s affluent suburbs, Max Bloomberg, an old bookseller, is brutally killed. Before murdering him, the killers burn his holy...
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Jan.28.2012
  Hi all, I’m helping author Rudy A. Mazzocchi promote his controversial, powerful medical thriller, Equity of Evil (Twilight Times Books), and I was wondering if you’d be interested in doing a review of his book or have him as a guest on your blog for an interview, guest post, or simple...
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Jan.26.2012
If you’re interested in the private lives of people who make the fashion world, how they started and how they got to the top, you might want to pick up a copy of Karen Moller’s memoir,Technicolor Dreamin’: The 1960′s Rainbow and Beyond. In her fresh and engaging voice, award-winning fashion...
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Jan.19.2012
A board-certified internist, Dr. Allen Malnak served as chief of medicine at Fort Sill, OK, and was medical director of a number of organizations, including the Emergency Department of Chicago’s Mount Sinai Hospital. During his long medical career in the Chicago area, he was also a...
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Dec.28.2011
Combining elements of drama, historical fiction and science fiction, The Underlying Hand is an original, fascinating novel that explores controversial subjects such as the origins of mankind, the Sons of God, Eden, and The Flood.   The story begins in the Nibiru Space Station 64,000...
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