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Book Blast: Shushan Portal

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This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions . Gloria Pearson-Vasey is awarding a $10 Amazon/BN gift card to a randomly drawn winner. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour. After her sister dies, Meara Deleaney invites her bereaved nephew, Jackson, to accompany her on a book tour to Canada's Atlantic provinces. Fearful of leaving the security of her apartment, Meara bolsters her courage by recalling the imaginary dragons she and her sister slew as children behind the hollyhock hedge. As they travel in a motorhome from park to park and bookstore to bookstore, Meara and Jackson are unaware of the manipulating forces intent on preventing their return home. They do, however, realize they are being stalked and therefore welcome the company of another touring author, criminology professor Bartholomew Wolfe. A long-standing professional relationship between the authors builds to romance and a persuasive invitation to seek

Book Blast: My Second Life

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  This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions . Simon Yeats is awarding a $25 Amazon/BN gift card to a randomly drawn winner. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour. We all have two lives. We only get to experience living in the second after we realize we only have just one. I have my first real scare in life when I get attacked by a kangaroo when I am seven. My first brush with the cliff-face edge of death comes when I am 12. My dad drives the family down the dangerous Skipper’s Canyon dirt road in New Zealand in a rented minivan. Including the occasion I am almost involved in two different plane flight crashes, in the same night, there have been at least a half dozen more occasions when I have been within a moment’s inattention of being killed. However, none of those frightening incidents compare to what I experience after my son is abducted. This memoir is the story of how I used the traumatic experiences of my l

Book Blast: One of the most Expensive, Iconic and Kinetic Maps of Australia in the World

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This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions . The author will award a $15 Amazon/BN gift card to a randomly drawn winner. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour. Dream without fear. When dreams are nourished with faith and actions, dreams bloom into realities. Jose, a self-taught artist, had no formal training in art, no scholastic qualifications and had very challenging life experiences as an international sailor, chef, watchmaker and stone mason. How can one be multi-skilled and pass international standards without proper educational training? This book will make you rethink how adversity, grief and loss can cause so much pain, and yet these life challenges can facilitate creativity, and be transformed into gifts and blessings for a meaningful and productive existence. Get inspired by faith and determination that changed the course of life, and be entertained by the unconventional ways Jose educated and equipped hims

Book Blast: In All Things

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  This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotins . The author will be awarding a $10 Amazon/BN GC to a randomly drawn winner. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour. The issue of control is a central question of life. At work, in family, community clubs and schools, with the economy or international politics, the question is, "Is anyone in charge here?" Dr. John Neufeld demonstrates the Bible teaching of God's providence. We are assured that God's Hand is upon everything and everyone, without exception. Dr. John explores God's sustaining grip through the natural world and human endeavor, in pivotal matters or the seemingly trivial, the things we welcome and those we shun. He teaches the impact of God's sovereign rule upon our hearts, minds, work, worship, homes, and nation. We can live in the confidence that God is unfolding His purpose for time and eternity. What people are saying about Dr. John Neufel

Book Blast: Happy Harry a Magical Golden

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This post is part of a virtual book tour organized by Goddess Fish Promotions . The author will award a $30 Amazon GC to a randomly drawn winner. Click on the tour banner to see the other stops on the tour. In her dog memoir Happy Harry: A Magical Golden, psychotherapist Barbara Lampert, a lifelong dog lover, tells the story of her beloved Golden Retriever, Harry. Like her first dog memoir, Harry's story comes from her mostly uncensored daily journal and takes place in Malibu, California. Harry was a genuinely free spirit - wild, and very wolf-like. Did all this contribute to his being exceptionally happy? Perhaps. Harry was not only the happiest being Barbara's ever known, happy to the very core of him, but also the bravest. More than once in his life, Harry had to face true adversity, and each time, Barbara would look at him in wonder, not fully understanding how a being could be so brave and at the same time continue to be so happy. Harry literally pranced through

Virtual Book Tour: I Survived

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  I SURVIVED by  Celisha J   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   GENRE :  Memoir   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   BLURB:   In “I Survived” the author’s journey through a life marked by hardship, pain and resilience. From the devastating loss of a mother at a young age to abusive relationships and a harrowing escape, this gripping memoir unveils the story of survival, redemption, and the enduring strength of the human spirit. With unwavering determination, the author overcomes the shadows of her past to forge a path toward self-discovery, healing,  and hope.   I Survived is an inspiring testament to the power of resilience and the unwavering belief that no matter the obstacles, one can triumph over adversity and ultimately thrive.   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   Excerpt:   Introduction   My name is Celisha J. I have been through a lot, learned, and am better because of it. I am a firm believer that every lesson is a blessing. God has saved me so many times. I know he did this because he has something bigger  planned for me.   My praye

Review Tour: Clean Win

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  Clean Win by  Kevin R. Doyle   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   GENRE :  Myst ery   ~~~~~~~~~~~~~   BLURB:   Laura Mosby is like a lot of young women, working in a job she doesn't like, looking for a way out, and doing her best to enjoy her privacy. When she dies a violent death at the hands of an intruder, it's at first brushed off as a standard homicide. But when Lieutenant Santiago, the supervising detective, comes across evidence linking her death to a local politician, he begins to see the faint threads of a much nastier sch eme. Desperate to shield his people from potential harm, he turns to Sam Quinton, full -time gym owner and part-time private investigator, to help solve Laura's murder and help the police department evade the wrath of City Hall.   ~~~~~ ~~~~~~~~   Excerpt:   We sat there for another minute or two before I prodded the cop. “Laura Mosby.”   “Right.” Santiago sat a little straighter, as if pulling himself back on track. “We’ve got a possible suspect.”   “F rom what