Future Releases Issue 20: Metempsychosis

twinflamesTitle: Twin Flames (Untapped Series)
Author: Tanja Kobasic
Genre: Sci-Fi
Release Date: January 11, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: Conjoined sisters Scarlett and Jade Jennings have survived the perils of infancy, escaped a deplorable orphanage and have lived to tell their story. Now bestselling authors, the sisters have made Las Vegas their home, only to find themselves in the centre of a gathering storm. In the eye of that gathering storm is Sebastian Cole, Vegas’ staring illusionist, who possesses supernatural powers, making him the target of diabolical ambitions. Lucifer’s Chosen need control of his power, power that he absorbed from his twin brother while in utero. Temptation is at its highest, and Scarlett is Sebastian’s weakness and he must make some incredibly hard decisions concerning his future and regarding Scarlett, especially considering his aunt’s warning to “keep all that you love away from the darkness.” As the lines between good and evil blur, Scarlett and Sebastian dive deeper in love, and the shadows that Jade has been feeding are swiftly closing in on them. As Jade and Scarlett’s sisterhood wanes, and Scarlett and Sebastian’s romance reaches a pinnacle, the three soon discover links between them that were established before they were born.

helpingteensTitle: Helping Teems Who Cut (2nd Edition): Using DBT Skills to End Self-Injury
Author: Michael Hollander
Genre: Self-Help
Release Date: January 16, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: Tens of thousands of worried parents have turned to this authoritative guide for the facts about the growing problem of teen self-injury—and what they can do to make it stop. Michael Hollander is a leading expert on the most effective treatment approach for cutting, dialectical behavior therapy (DBT). Vivid stories illustrate how out-of-control emotions lead some teens to hurt themselves, how DBT can help, and what other approaches can be beneficial. Parents get practical strategies for talking to teens about self-injury without making it worse, teaching them specific skills to cope with extreme emotions in a healthier way, finding the right therapist, and managing family stress. Incorporating the latest research, the second edition offers a deeper understanding of the causes of self-injury and includes new DBT skills.

2nd-draftTitle: Concordant Vibrancy 3: Lustrate
Presenter: All Authors Publications & Promotions
Genre: Anthology
Release Date: January 17, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: What embodies the composition of fluidity?

This is the query of the third installment of the Concordant Vibrancy collection, presented by All Authors Publications & Promotions, entitled “Lustrate”.

Nine incredible writers unite—through a combination of poetry, essays, and short stories—to produce unique responses flowing with vitality.

Works include: “Unsui” by Harmony Kent, “Exiled” by Carol Cassada, “The Satiationship” by Synful Desire, “Twin Planets” by Y. Correa, “Threes” by Queen of Spades, “Luster Lingers” by Adonis Mann, “The Boo Thang Convention” by C. Desert Rose, “Overcome (Holy Water)” by Beem Weeks, and “The Bunny” by Da’Kharta Rising

lettersTitle: Jackass Letters: Archive (Volume 1)
Author: Christopher L. Jorgensen
Genre: Humor
Release Date: February 15, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: In the tradition of the Lazlo Letters and the Henry Root Letters comes Jackass Letters, a collection of hoax correspondence with corporations, celebrities, and politicians that consistently pushes the boundaries of good taste and polite decorum, often with hilarious results. Now, these irreverent gems are available in a multi-volume book series. Real people, real letters, real jackass.

prayersTitle: Prayers, Texts + Tears (A Creative Response to Grief)
Editor: Dai Wooldridge
Genre: Christian Nonfiction
Release Date: February  17, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: ‘Grief isn’t pretty. It’s not clean-cut, neat and tidy faith. It’s not prim and proper.’

How do we respond to God, our family, and our colleagues when our whole world is shattered by the death of a loved one? For Spoken Word artist Dai Woolridge, there were sometimes no words. In this honest and personal story of grief, Dai offers a creative response to God. Working through a timeline of grief, he shares his experience of burn-out, anti-depressants and the question of why doesn’t God heal?

Using poetry, prayers and scripture, Dai looks back at his cries to God, and His words back to him. This is a book that will give words to those who are going through personal loss, and for those who have grieved, are grieving or have never yet grieved.

voodooTitle: Something Like Voodoo
Author: Rebecca Hamilton
Genre: YA Romance
Release Date: February 23, 2017
Coming to: Amazon

Blurb: High School can be a witch.

A teen girl with the ability to predict deaths through her drawings shouldn’t need to lie constantly to make her life sound interesting. But that doesn’t stop Emily from spinning stories faster than she can keep up.

After transferring to a new school, Emily’s ‘dull’ life is shaken by the appearance of a boy who seems unfazed by her far-fetched stories. A too-handsome-for-his-own-good senior, Noah has some secrets of his own. He needs Emily’s special gift to save him from Sarah, queen bee of the school’s It Girls, whose own supernatural abilities have forced him into a life of silence and solitude.

But when Emily tries to free him from Sarah’s voodoo curse, things go belly up, landing Emily on Sarah’s hit list. Soon, Emily and Noah are on a collision course with the It Girls, leading to a shocking revelation that ties them together in unimaginable ways. If their powers remain unchecked, this teenage popularity contest could spell the death of them all …

Romantically charged and eerily chilling, Something Like Voodoo weighs the choice of saving your life versus fighting for a life worth saving. This paranormal romance will put a spell on you.