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

Becoming a Sun: Emotional and Spiritual Intelligence for a Happy, Fulfilling Life Cover Image
$15.00
ISBN: 9781798436455
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Published: Bestseller Publishing - March 1st, 2019

Becoming A Sun is about the destiny of an individual human life and the destiny of humanity. Its premise is that we are all already a sun on the inside—a being of warmth, light and tremendous gravity. Our human destiny is to become a sun on the outside. The book describes in intuitively understandable terms the emotional intelligence needed for this journey.

 


Boulder Girl, Remember Me When the Moon Hangs Low Cover Image
$24.95
ISBN: 9781977219206
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Published: Outskirts Press - December 30th, 2019

A tale of spellbinding suspense interwoven with an unforgettable, compelling account of tender love, enhanced by classic rock music, set in and around Boulder. A locksmith becomes obsessed with a pretty magazine editor when he changes her locks. When she falls li n love with a Harley-Davidson dealer, intense jealousy leads him to malevolent deeds. 

 


Notes to My Son Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781733381604
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Published: Sharknado Press - September 20th, 2019

When Eric and his wife Ashley were waiting for their son to be born, Eric began to write about what he wanted to talk about with his son after he was born. Those notes became Notes to My Son. Important conversations around ideas like “Your path is your own. No one can tell you how to walk it.” “Responsibility lies with you.” are the moments where we can truly impart the wisdom of our lives with our loved ones. It is Eric's hope that one or two of the twenty five notes will resonate with parents everywhere. 

 


Hap Working the World Cover Image
$16.99
ISBN: 9781733335904
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Published: Happy Co Publishing - January 1st, 2020

One man. 7 continents. 32 jobs. New Zealander Hap Cameron tells his heartfelt, coming of age story of living & working all 7 continents of the world before the age of 30. Hap is owner of Happy Cones Co ice cream in Denver, CO. 

 


Be the Light, Martin Cover Image
$14.75
ISBN: 9781535617352
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Published: Jean Olmsted - December 16th, 2019

Young Martin eagerly awaits his invitation to Olivia's Birthday party! When the invitation never comes, Martin experiences sadness and disappointment as he faces prejudice head on. He decides to follow in Martin Luther King Jr.'s footsteps and bring light to the darkness of racism. Although excluded, Martin drops off Olivia's present and encounters a situation in which he must decide whether to turn and run or stand still and be strong.

 


Unresectable: Keeper of the cure Cover Image
By Amy Glover, Mark Donnelly (Designed by)
$14.95
ISBN: 9781734013962
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Published: Rock / Paper / Safety Scissors - November 13th, 2019

Unrespectable Keeper of the Cure follows teenager Grizelda Hild and her best friend Bruce, through their daily lives until she realizes she is being followed by a black car. When the door to the car opens, Grizelda discovers she is not the normal, boring teenager she thought. She is someone very important, someone completely different than who she knows. 


Tiny Goat, Big Cheese Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9781794716162
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Published: Briar Gate Press - October 1st, 2019

Tiny Goat, Big Cheese isn’t just about how a tiny, fist-sized goat helped inspire the creation of one of the busiest cheesemaking schools in the country.   It’s also about how tiny ideas can turn into big adventures if you let passion, purpose and persistence take the helm.  Includes cheese recipes!

 


The Valley of Cross Purposes: Charles Nordhoff and American Journalism, 1860-1890 Cover Image
$23.99
ISBN: 9781524586102
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Published: Xlibris - March 31st, 2017

Carol Jean Frost earned her PhD in American Civilization from Brown University in the 1990s. “The Valley of Cross Purposes” is the published result of her extensive research and family interviews about Charles Nordhoff, an influential journalist and activist of the late 1800s. Frost relays Nordhoff’s story and does so with sensitivity and great insight, capturing. the complexities of a man whose story could not be left untold.

 


Choose Love: How to move through heartache with grace and rise like a phoenix Cover Image
$11.99
ISBN: 9781733035101
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Published: Phoenixrising, LLC - October 14th, 2019

If you are facing significant transition in your life, this book is for you.  Choose Love shares a set of practices that can help you gracefully transform from surviving to thriving.  Through the telling of her own story, Heidi Piper provides both inspiration and practical tips for navigating your transformation.

 


When We March Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9780578524986
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Published: New Colossus Press LLC - August 31st, 2019

When We March explores what it feels like, from your head to your heart to your toes, to show up, speak up, and recognized that democracy only works when everyone of us counts! The creators tested the manuscript in Boulder/Denver classrooms and crowdfunded the publication-all in an effort to use the book to promote civic participation. All proceeds support book donations to schools, libraries, and organizations around the country that serve marginalized communities.


My Fairy Birthmother: A Keepsake Storybook for Birthmothers, Adopted Children & Their Families Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781732223011
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Published: Loved & Wanted - June 1st, 2018

Written by an adoptive mother and child, My Fairy Birthmother is a one-of-a-kind adoption story book that invites young readers to embrace and heal the inherent loss around adoption with new eyes, a renewed spirit and a hopeful heart.