Local Authors

Here are some of our local authors and books of local interest. These selections are updated monthly, so be sure to check back!

The Last of Will Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999688809
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Published: Sheryl Benko - April 26th, 2018

A comedic novel told by a teenage girl from Boulder, forced to spend her spring break on a road trip with her dad, who works for a cemetery. Together, they set out to drive a stranger's ashes to an out-of-state funeral. Promptly breaking down in middle America, they encounter a deadbeat clown, a rodeo, a disco-dancing nerd and a belligerent dwarf … all while trying to get the departed “passenger” to the chapel on time.


Finding the Origination Point Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999566206
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Published: Inner Wisdom Institute Publishing - June 1st, 2018

The intention of FINDING THE ORIGINATION POINT is to give you processes and protocols that will serve you as you travel through a lifetime of growth without judging, blaming or shaming yourself for being normal. Normalizing a bias conversation while transforming interactions into purposeful conversations to bring our unconscious biases into our conscious awareness.

Soul Experience: The 4th Level of Identity Cover Image
ISBN: 9781947547018
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Published: Integrative Mastery Programs - February 2nd, 2018

"Being human is challenging; it’s hard work. The payoff is a life well-lived. But what, exactly, does that mean to you? You have questions—big questions—about life, career, relationships, God, morality, and where they fit in the grand scheme? Are humans merely lucky (or unlucky) animals who were cursed with advanced rational abilities inviting questions that have no easy answers? Soul Experience aims to reveal those answers by awakening a deeper understanding on one’s self."


Ignorant Army: How the Draft Made a Nice Young Man Into a Leftist Radical Cover Image
ISBN: 9780998300504
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Published: Jim Drevescraft - November 13th, 2016

A memoir that tells how being drafted during the Vietnam era, despite having a student deferment, radicalized a young man. Some events were terrible, some humorous, some unique and all true. The author became "The General" as a barracks leader, a pirate radio disc jockey, and help prevent a troop mutiny in the U.S Army in Germany. The story is in the "Catch-22" tradition and ends as an eloquent indictment of militarism. 


Poisons: An Introduction for Forensic Investigators Cover Image
ISBN: 9781498703826
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Published: Auerbach Publications - October 13th, 2017

"Poisons” explores the types of poisoning seen on CSI-style TV shows. It describes and discusses over 200 modern poisoning cases in fascinating ways that are easily understood. Any chemical substance can be a poison - both intentional (homicide and suicide) and accidental poisoning cases are covered. Includes classic poisons like arsenic and cyanide, as well as medications, illegal drugs, pesticides, plants, household products, and industrial chemicals. Readers and authors who like mysteries and crime  should consider reading “Poisons”.


The Invitation of Motherhood: Uncovering the Spiritual Lessons of Parenting Cover Image
ISBN: 9780988768949
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Published: Performance Integral - May 1st, 2018

The Invitation of Motherhood is a remarkable account of one woman's journey into and through motherhood. Part memoir, part teachings, invitations, and poetry- this book is of earth and spirit. It embraces both the stars and the diapers. As someone who has been researching, practicing and teaching parenting as a spiritual practice for over 20 years-I am thankful for this beautifully written and moving example of just that, in action. ~Mirriam Martineau, MA-Parenting Coach & Educator


Letting It Be: Mindful Lessons Toward Acceptance Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999682708
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Published: Templetown Publishing - April 18th, 2018

Letting It Be: Mindful Lessons Toward Acceptance is a step-by-step guide to help learn about your own inner process, manage thoughts and emotions more effectively, and to be a better friend to yourself and others. Each chapter is about being with a certain focused energy to aid with self-awareness and ultimately with acceptence. Dr. Lisa offers her own experiences through personal stories, spiritual experiences, first-hand interpretations, poems, and guided meditations to aid others in working through suffering to become a victor in moving through the difficulties of life. 


The Covert Passive-Aggressive Narcissist: Recognizing the Traits and Finding Healing After Hidden Emotional and Psychological Abuse Cover Image
ISBN: 9780998621340
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Published: Debbie Mirza Coaching - December 6th, 2017

This book explains the traits of the most confusing and dangerous type of narcissism. These toxic relationships can last for years, even decades without you realizing you are being controlled, manipulated, and subtly devalued. Covert narcissists come across as the “nicest” people, often pillars of society. This book will give you clarity, as well as hope and healing.


Blackbeard: The Birth of America Cover Image
ISBN: 9781943593217
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Published: Mount Sopris Publishing - January 26th, 2018

The true story of Blackbeard—a Robin-Hood-like American patriot and most famous pirate of all time—and Governor Spotswood, the British Crown's man in Virginia who illegally hunted Blackbeard down in a cat-and-mouse political game for the ages!


Discovering Senior Space: A Memoir Cover Image
ISBN: 9781979008624
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - March 19th, 2018

This memoir explores senior space, the confusing time between middle age and old age. I retired at 64. Questioning my identity, I found primarily unrealistic portrayals of this moment. To understand this situation and myself, I look here at the present and at my past as daughter, mother, grandmother, teacher, writer, feminist. Through stories and reflection I trace the threads of my earlier identity to see how they connect to this new self, an aging woman. 


The First Taste Belongs to the Gods Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999229002
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Published: Yielding Press - September 19th, 2017

What happens when you wake up one day in your comfortable, climate-controlled, corporate career in middle management and say, “Enough! Money isn’t everything. I want to make a difference in our world.” This stream of thought launched 47-year-old Delta Donohue into an adventure that would last over seven years. This unconventional, poignant travelogue will have you laughing, crying and asking yourself, “What life do I dream of?” 


The Possibilities of Oneness: Doorways to Life's Deeper Meaning, Wonder, and Joy Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999516607
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Published: Wisdom Wellspring Publishing - January 29th, 2018

The Possibilities of Oneness is a heartfelt and inspiring story of discovery. It is a plunge into the greater potentialities of body, mind, heart and spirit. Irons explores the undeniable possibilities we all share to awaken in our hearts a fulfilling and lasting realization of Oneness. Learn to live that wisdom of Oneness in accord with our highest vision of truth, beauty and goodness.