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A Story of American Individualism
Roger Smith. iUniverse. $19.95 paper
(340p), ISBN 978-1-4759-6527-8;
$3.99 e-book, ISBN 978-1-4759-6529-2
Arrangement in Black
migrating to colonial
America brought with them
the essence of the American
spirit: a dedication to
freedom that empowered their fight for
independence in the American
Revolution and the Civil War.
Fred Misurella. CreateSpace.
$16 paper (363p),
Beyond First Base: A First Baseman
A love story of interracial marriage in
1960s and ’70s Connecticut.
Thomas Christopher Richards.
AuthorHouse. $23.95 paper (350p),
ISBN 978-1-4969-5445-9; $7.99
e-book, ISBN 978-1-4969-5444-2
Two heterosexual guys
find themselves in a com-
promising situation. The
details of that summer offer
the reader vicarious experi-
ences in the adventurous lives of the
megarich and their toys.
Juliet C.B. Aharoni.
East of Coker
CreateSpace. 99¢ e-book,
A love story involving the
daughter of a German Catholic with an
Andy Owen. War Writers’ Campaign.
Fireflies in the Night
$19.99 paper (148p),
Amazon, BN.com, Kobo
The lives of a veteran of an
old war, the love he left
behind, and a veteran of a
new war become intertwined as they try
in different ways to cope with what they
have been exposed to.
Nalini Warriar. Warriar Books. $15 paper
First Dark: A Buffalo Soldier’s Story
(292p), ISBN 978-0-9877484-1-6
Two sisters and a beautiful
mother are caught between
tradition and love, and a
family is torn apart by
tragedy and betrayal in the
1950s and ’60s and the India-China con-
frontation of 1962.
Bob Rogers. BookLocker. $36.99 hard-
Hidden in Plain Sight
cover (516p), ISBN 978-1-63490-696-8;
$24.99 paper (516p),
A historically correct
action novel that follows
Isaac Rice, Tenth Cavalry, and the women
who love him—from Charleston, S.C., to
the desert Southwest.
Karen Batshaw. CreateSpace. $11.99
paper (262p) ISBN 978-1-5307-8248-2;
$2.99 e-book, ASIN B01HMSK6Y2
Amid the dangers and
deprivations of war and
genocide, a Jewish woman
and a Greek Orthodox man
come together in an inspira-
tional story of love and hope.
Hope Fulfilled: Based on a True Story
S.M. Wolff. Xlibris. $24.19 paper (236p),
ISBN 978-1-4990-1199-9; $4.99
e-book, ISBN 978-1-4990-1200-2
When John Bergen’s
family bought a farm in the
remote Strzelecki Ranges,
they had no idea they would
be starting on a journey of
heartbreak, triumph, hope, loss, and
Inside Dumont: A Novel in Stories
Michael Craft. Questover Press. $24.95