One star = Really bad; there’s a reason this book is self-pubbed.

Two stars = Mediocre, but one or two bright spots.

Three stars = Good; worth reading.

Four stars = Very good.

Five stars = Excellent; must-read.

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Sacred Ground

Rating: 4.1
In the third and final book in the McCloud Family Trilogy, M. Lee Lederhos reveals the story of Tom McCloud, the family patriarch.
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BEFORE THE STORM, a romance swirling with secrets

Rating: 3.7
The novel is primarily focused on Samantha Marsh, formerly Trina Grissom, a woman on the run from her past with an abusive criminal.
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Dissidents fight dictatorship with drugs in REPUBLIC DAY

Rating: 3
REPUBLIC DAY follows a loose coalition of criminals, dissidents and artists as they plot to bring about the downfall of a police state governing their country.
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THE LAST UP: A Curious Tale About the Future of Sales

Rating: 4.5
A car salesman, facing trouble in both his personal and professional life, finds a time portal and gets advice from his dealership's wise founder.
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REAL FOOD FOR HEALTHY PEOPLE: A recipe and resource guide

Rating: 4.5
REAL FOOD FOR HEALTHY PEOPLE is the recipe and resource guide that proves eating well can be done deliciously.
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SHOT DOWN

Rating: 4.5
The crew of the Susan Ruth, shot down over Belgium, attempt to survive, hide from the Nazis, and escape back to Allied territory.
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A CURIOUS HOST

Rating: 3
A series of suspicious and identical deaths from an unknown disease, in what is only identified as "the plain town", leave residents nervous and paranoid.
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Take a Ride on the Wild Side in Rocco Versaci’s THAT HIDDEN ROAD

Rating: 4.5
The title of THAT HIDDEN ROAD tells readers everything and nothing: Rocco’s intrepid journey is preceded by another, a hidden road that he traveled far before his front bike tire hit the pavement.
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Religion and philosophy come together to provide daily nuggets of wisdom in RED LETTER DEVOTIONALS

Rating: 3
Daily entries in this scripture-a-day book interpret Jesus’ words and offer lessons and prayers on how to live and act.
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A FRAGILE WILL puts a young woman’s resolve to the test

Rating: 3.3
A FRAGILE WILL is the story of a young woman who takes charge of her life, despite obstacles ranging from insensitive parents to vague murder threats.
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THE FAIRYTALE CHICAGO OF FRANCESCA FINNEGAN

Rating: 5
A businessman on the verge of destroying his life remembers a magical night of his childhood spent in a mythical part of Chicago.
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THE BEAUTY OF THE FALL

Rating: 4
A tech startup wiz, after a number of hard losses, starts a new company devoted to improving the world through conversation – and finds himself in the process.
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FOX AND LUCIEN, BEYOND THE GATES OF HERCULES

Rating: 3
High seas adventure with a boy and his dog.
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Anything Is Possible In THE QUANTUM COP, But Only After A Big Cup Of Coffee

Rating: 3.6
Madison – who has just secured her dream job as a physics professor – discovers the flexible nature of reality in the first few pages of THE QUANTUM COP.
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SOME LIKE ‘EM DEAD Reimagines A Classic Flick Infused With Murder and Mayhem

Rating: 2.7
SOME LIKE ‘EM DEAD Reimagines A Classic Marilyn Monroe Flick Infused Witth Murder and Mayhem
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INDIAN SUMMER AND OTHER STORIES

Rating: 4
INDIAN SUMMER AND OTHER STORIES is a series of subtle remembrances, drawn by a deft hand, suggesting the world is at six-and-sevens normally, not on that rare and odd day.
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THEO AND A HORSE NAMED ROCKET

Rating: 2.5
A young boy must find his way back to happiness after a double tragedy.
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CHRIS KRINGLE'S COPS

Rating: 3
A young girl, grieving the loss of her mother, must take over her mother's old job – as a cop in the service of Santa Claus himself.
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WHEN THOUGHT TURNS TO LIGHT

Rating: 3.2
WHEN THOUGHT TURNS TO LIGHT by Patrick Paul Garlinger is a clear and concise overview of popular spiritual thought and practices.
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THREE YOUR LIFE

Rating: 3
Building on a solid foundation to achieve success in life is the engine that drives THREE YOUR LIFE.
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IF OUR WORLD WAS WHITE

Rating: 3
"IF OUR WORLD WAS WHITE" explains what would happen if colors were lost to the world.
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SEEKERS: Finding Our Way Home

Rating: 3
Paul Dunion EdD offers advice to spiritual seekers on how to continue their quest for a deeper and better self throughout their lives.
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MONARCHS invites you into a world of glamor and intrigue

Rating: 3
An ambitious but discouraged cubicle drone is given a chance to achieve his dreams in MONARCHS. But is it worth the price he’ll have to pay?