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!

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.


Evolution of Loving Cover Image
ISBN: 9781628654882
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Published: Motivational Press - March 6th, 2018

Depicting the in-depth, devotional love of eight couples, ranging in age, ethnicity, sexual preference and length of time together. Intimate, sepia toned photographs reflect each couple's rich tenderness, passion and trust while their in-depth text paints a picture of their unique relationship and how they've continued to anchor deeper trust and grow, individually and as a couple over time.  Practical hands on tools help couples develop and maintain a full and loving relationships


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. 


Killdozer: The True Story of the Colorado Bulldozer Rampage Cover Image
ISBN: 9780982352014
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Published: Wilcox Swanson LLC/ DBA Deer Track Publishing - November 1st, 2017

On June 4, 2004 muffler shop owner Marvin Heemeyer rampaged through the town of Granby, Co in an 85-ton homemade tank, destroying 13 buildings and causing $10 million in damage while shooting at police and attempting to blow up the town. Author Patrick Brower was there that day. His book KILLDOZER explores the rampage origins, the fact-challenged media landscape in America today. 


The Creative Heroine's Path: Live Your Creative Life Cover Image
ISBN: 9780998765914
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Published: Solevoluna - February 1st, 2018

This book  is for creative heroines and heroes who long to bring their own profound creativity into the world. When you understand the principles of living a creative life, and consciously navigate the phases in the creative flow, you can create your art—and transform your life. If you loved The Artist's Way, you'll love the wisdom, inspiration, and tactical tools in The Creative Heroine’s Path!


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. 


Somewhere Still Cover Image
ISBN: 9780999301807
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Published: Welbourne Press - November 1st, 2017

Somewhere Still offers a unique window into the history and culture of Kansas City at a turning point in its development and blends history and fiction to tell the coming-of-age story of one young woman's transformative journey of love, betrayal, and redemption. Denitta Ward uses historical sites and real events to explore Jean's transformation from an innocent young girl to a self-assured woman, making her way in a society in transition. 

Somewhere Still aims to give insight into 1920s Kansas City, a city on the cusp of significant change. During this time, the city's society women united to urge social advances, the jazz culture was born, baseball's famous Negro League was formed, and the city had a burgeoning Prohibition bootleg trade.


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!


Whispers in the Wilderness Cover Image
ISBN: 9780996962667
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Published: Morning Light Photography - November 29th, 0002

Whispers in the Wilderness explores the longing that many of us have for the natural world and suggests that it is the trailhead for a journey in wholeness. Through short daily reflections paired with gorgeous photographs from Rocky Mountain National Park, Erik Stensland encourages us to go deeper within ourselves and discover the healing that nature offers. 


Animal Trees Cover Image
ISBN: 9781942051220
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Published: Poetica Publishing - October 1st, 2017

Written over ten years in the Pacific Northwest, The Animal Trees delves into the vagaries of nature and its degenerative and restorative powers. Using strikingly evocative imagery, Kathleen Caster Mace explores her experiences in the face of the surprises and challenges of land and sea and air, and their many strange inhabitants. 


Wealth by Virtue: Rise Above the Maze of Retirement Planning and Personal Finances Cover Image
ISBN: 9780692769157
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Published: Green Star Press - November 25th, 2017

Wealth by Virtue is a masterful explanation of our financial world. The book is structured around The Six Areas of Finance: banking, investments, real estate, insurance, legal planning, and tax planning. Everything in your personal finances fits into these categories. By recognizing this structure, you make them all work together and put yourself on the path to wealth-optimized decisions.