Category: Book Spotlight

Book Spotlight: PREPUB Excerpt from Mitzner’s THE GIRL FROM HOME

Book Spotlight: PREPUB Excerpt from Mitzner’s THE GIRL FROM HOME

Chapter 1 By Adam Mitzner, Author of The Girl from Home Jonathan Caine’s morning routine is to rise at five o’clock and run a seven-mile loop along the Hudson River. It is a point of pride that the circuit never takes him longer than forty-five minutes, and he’s always back to his apartment in cooldown mode by six. Then he makes himself a health shake with the $2,500 commercial blender he purchased three months ago — it’s at least the… Read more »

Book Spotlight: Exclusive Excerpt from Redling’s BAGGAGE

Book Spotlight: Exclusive Excerpt from Redling’s BAGGAGE

# # # “Redling does a superior job of sharing Anna’s fearthat someone is out to get her and that she’s living in a nightmare.” —Publishers Weekly *Starred Review* on Baggage  “A captivating page-turner with a unique setting and intriguing plot.” —The Cascade, UFV Student newspaper on Flowertown  “Redling (Flowertown) demonstrates an acute sensitivity to the nuances of language and the importance of communication as she tells the story of two people caught in the center of a momentous discovery… Read more »

Book Spotlight: Joe Hart’s THE LAST GIRL

Book Spotlight: Joe Hart’s THE LAST GIRL

A mysterious worldwide epidemic reduces the birthrate of female infants from 50 percent to less than 1 percent. Medical science and governments around the world scramble in an effort to solve the problem, but twenty-five years later there is no cure, and an entire generation grows up with a population of fewer than a thousand women. Protagonist Zoey and some of the surviving young women are housed in a scientific research compound dedicated to determining the cause. For two decades,… Read more »

Book Spotlight: Achim Nowak’s THE MOMENT

Book Spotlight: Achim Nowak’s THE MOMENT

What if there was a way of knowing our moments more richly and more deeply as they unfold? What if we experienced more memorable moments in any given day? How might this alter the experience of our lives? That is the tantalizing premise of Achim Nowak’s book, The Moment (New Page Books; December 21, 2015; $14.99). It introduces us to four simple keys. The keys are entirely common sense and therein lies their beauty. Return to experiencing the world with… Read more »