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Brenna Marie on her IRDA Winning Book BLACK WATER

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The book is about two sisters caught in an ethnic conflict that is fueled by water insecurity.
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Henry Mosquera on his IRDA Winning "Space Fandango: Backstabber’s Blues"

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A mysterious ship with a deadly cargo crashes on a backwater planet. A deal is made to get rid of the payload, which needs to be transported through a dangerous, independent section of space.
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IRDA Winning Author LeeAndra Chergey on when she decided to become an author: I was in 2nd grade and got an “easy” A on a paper about the Bumblebee

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By the age of two, Ryan has lost his ability to speak—twice. Sensing it is more than typical “second child” behaviors, his mother embarks upon a mission to understand why Ryan has become withdrawn and violent, and is met with a devastating answer: her son is autistic.
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IRDA Winning Author Carole P. Roman: Getting published is easy. Editing, formatting, publicity - that's where the work begins

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Two small children travel on a rocket ship to dash among the planets and constellations. Whimsical and sweet, this imaginary trip is a soothing bedtime read that will enchant both parent and child.
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IRDA Winning George Crowder: The first goal is to create a book that is indistinguishable from a conventionally-published title

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The fifteen-year-old narrator, Moon Landing, relates to the biblical story of Job. God, if there is one, seems to be inflicting him with one misfortune after another.
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Harry Groome on his IRDA Winning "The Best of Families"

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"The Best of Families" is the revelatory midlife memoir of Philadelphia socialite Fran Delafield.
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Thom Kudla on his IRDA Winning Books "Commencement" and "Out of Context"

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With both Commencement and Out of Context, the primary goal is to make the reader look at things in a new way. People should read these books because they will come away from them changed, in a good way.
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Sarah Bowen on her IRDA Winning "Void if Detached: Seeking Modern Spirituality Through My Father's Old Sermons"

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"Void if Detached" is the story of a religion-phobic Gen Xer who felt a void because she had become detached from her faith.
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Anthony Coleman on his IRDA Winning title "The Evangelical Experience"

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My book is both an overview of the Evangelical movement in America and a brief memoir of my own journey through the faith, including reasons why I ultimately had to leave.
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Carol D'Anca on her IRDA Winning REAL FOOD FOR HEALTHY PEOPLE

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"Real Food for Healthy People" is about the benefits of dietary change, organizing the kitchen for efficient whole food plant based cooking, basic culinary skills and contains 65 elegant and delicious whole food recipes that are beautifully photographed.
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Leylah Attar on her IRDA Winning MISTS OF THE SERENGETI

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"Mists of The Serengeti" is about two ordinary people, living worlds apart, who set out to achieve the extraordinary.
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Nath Jones on her IRDA Winning RADAR ROAD

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In a series that begins with the question: what is a book? This is a book. My editor, Morgan Sorvillo Kiger, takes what the On Impulse series offers and gives us a portion to desire.
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Brian Scott Sherman Talks about "Lessons Learned: An Ordinary Man, Extraordinary Life"

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"Lessons Learned" is a collection of 33 true short stories which capture those real life situations for your entertainment.
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Clint Marsh + Karima Cammell on their IRDA Winning THE TROLL COOKBOOK

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Don't feed the trolls—let the trolls feed you! Trolls are folkloric creatures found in many lands, and in these pages they offer us enchanting and personal ways to savor good food every day.
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Mary Maddox on her IRDA Winning DARKROOM

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Day Randall, a gifted but unstable photographer, has gone missing. No one cares except her friend Kelly, who follows the trail into an underworld of drugs, violence, and ruthless men who will do anything to protect their secrets.
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Greg Howard on how a deserted antebellum rice plantation inspired him to write BLOOD DIVINE

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A guarded playboy struggling to suppress the dark power stirring inside him becomes a pawn in an ancient war between two supernatural races.
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Catriona McHardy + Cathy Plourde on "Making Out Like a Virgin"

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"Making Out Like a Virgin" is about re-finding desire and intimacy with the feelings of newness and freedom.
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Robert Roy Britt on his 3rd novel in the Eli Quinn mystery series

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FIRST KILL is a tale of sex, money, love and murder, in which the budding private eye Eli Quinn, now on just his third case, fears he’s stepping into a mess when he agrees to find a woman’s father, a real estate agent who has gone missing.
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Dean Ammerman on being inspired to write his books because he likes the characters

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Intergalactic plumber enlists the help of two teens to find the missing Ma-Loos (which are invisible) and save everything and everybody from being crumpled out of existence.
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Author Jay J. Falconer: Most people have no idea what’s going on in the shadows around them. I didn’t.

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Emily Heart is a brilliant, but troubled teenage girl who’s had everything taken away from her: her family, her friends, and her future.