Issue 19: Layers of Longevity
(Hot Off the Presses)
Title: Behind Closed Doors
Author: J.L. Berg
Genre: Contemporary Romance
Release Date: September 13, 2016
My name is Roman Cavenaugh and I’m kind of an a**hole.
Running a company isn’t easy, especially when everyone expects you to fail, so being a jerk? It comes with the territory. I don’t have time to mess around, and I sure as hell didn’t see her coming.
Cara Hamilton she was supposed to be off limits…a temporary employee brought in during my assistant’s maternity leave.
But, in the blink of an eye, she became so much more. An obsession I couldn’t shake.
So yeah, I may be an a**hole, but now, I finally had a purpose, and soon, she would be mine.
All’s fair in love and war…
Title: The Peace Dividend: The Most Controversial Proposal in the History of the World
Author: John Rachel
Genre: Political/Social Science
Release Date: September 25, 2016
With the collapse of the Soviet Union in 1992, American citizens were promised a “peace dividend”, i.e. less money for war, more for peace and a good life for all. The U.S. military under misguided leadership has attacked eight countries since then. The defense budget has exploded, buying a lot of junk that doesn’t work and military hardware we don’t need.
Title: Ward Zero … the dead ward
Author: Linda Huber
Genre: Psychological Suspense
Release Date: October 1, 2016
Horror swept through her. Had she been buried alive?
On Sarah’s first visit to see her foster mother, Mim, in Brockburn General Hospital, she is sucked into a world that isn’t what it should be.
Someone is lying, someone is stealing. And someone is killing – but who? With a grieving child to take care of, as well as Mim, Sarah has to put family first. She doesn’t see where danger lies – until it’s too late.
If you think you’re safe in a hospital, think again.
Title: The Crayons’ Book of Numbers (Board Book edition)
Author: Drew Daywalt
Release Date: October 18, 2016
Counting is as easy as 1… 2… purple?… in this charming book of numbers from the creators of the #1 New York Times Best Sellers, The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Home.
Poor Duncan can’t catch a break! First, his crayons go on strike. Then, they come back home. Now his favorite colors are missing once again! Can you count up all the crayons that are missing from his box?
From the creative minds behind the The Day the Crayons Quit and The Day the Crayons Came Homecomes a colorful board book introducing young readers to numbers.
Title: No Tea, No Shade: New Writings in Black Queer Studies (Paperback edition)
Editor: E. Patrick Johnson
Genre: African-American LGBT Studies
Release Date: October 28, 2016
You don’t know my story.
You don’t know about the first woman
To take my heart.
The woman who
And fascinated me.
By the end of my tale, you’ll know
The real Dante Sinclair,
The man behind the myth.
You’ll know who my heart belongs to
And why I can never give up
What I am.
The fixer could be fixed
To fix me or her . . . ?
That is the question.