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Two Books with Horrible Dating Advice

When I was single, I hated dating—which is probably why I didn’t do much of it. There are so many unspoken rules, and girls play games, and it’s enough to make you want to become a celibate monk. Okay, it’s not quite that bad. Fortunately, I was lucky enough to find the right girl, and the rest is history. But even though my “game” probably sucked, I knew some common rules of dating. I mean, the…

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Featured Author: Stephen Murray

Award Winning Author The Nevada desert is a far cry from Stephen's birthplace of England and that of  the countries in Southern Africa where he was raised. He is currently a partner of a small computer software company that was started in California in 1982, but in 2003, his partner and he moved the company to Las Vegas, Nevada. Besides writing, he enjoys traveling, and has been fortunate to enough to explore the world extensively.… Continue reading
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Featured Author: Nancy Nelson

Nancy Nelson grew up in the Pacific Northwest riding horses, not bicycles, and walking along the railroad tracks behind their family home and sawmill. She grew up ensconced in small town living. As a young adult, she followed her mother to Las Vegas, Nevada, where she has remained for fifty-three years. Retired, Nancy delights in her many friends and family; two daughters, Michelle, and Jennifer, son-in-law Pete whom she often refers to as “my son”,… Continue reading
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Featured Author: s. h. Montgomery

  s. h. montgomery grew up in a small town in the Texas Panhandle, but lived 30 years in Chicago before relocating to Las Vegas, Nevada in 2003. She has two children, a sister who lives in Glasgow, Scotland, and a niece living in Barcelona, Spain. Montgomery is an avid collector of ethnographic artifacts, mainly from Oceania and Africa. She believes in helping to make a difference through volunteering. A former assistant/co-writer to a screenwriter, s.… Continue reading
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Digital vs. Print: The Book Battle Rages On

As the holiday shopping season swings into full force, it’s interesting to watch people buying books. Many a wish list has everything from the latest by Stephen King to an Amazon Gift Card (an actual card or via email) to a new e-reader device. Yet the battle for which is more popular is truly running neck and neck. No matter who you ask, the answer is always different, and usually very passionate. Christine Donovan, from Deerfield…

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Featured Author: Kristine Johnson

Kristine Johnson worked as a certified court reporter for over 25 years, the majority of that time in the unique legal climate of Downtown Las Vegas. She arrived in the valley wearing a diaper, riding in the backseat of a turquoise 1961 Chevrolet Impala. She grew up on dirt bikes, Pippi Longstocking, and Siddartha, and in 1972, went to the first truly integrated school in Las Vegas. It was then she first knew she was… Continue reading
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Featured Author: Judith C. Owens-LaLude

Judith C. Owens-Lalude is a native of Louisville, Kentucky, and has over 37 years experience conducting workshops and teaching classes for adults, teens, and children. Owens-Lalude is a graduate of Kentucky State University. She received a Bachelor of Science degree in Home Economics there before moving to Southern California where she earned her Master of Arts degree (thesis) in vocational Education at California State University, Long Beach. In addition to her degrees Owens-Lalude has lifetime… Continue reading
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Featured Author: Rena Winters

Multi-talented Rena Winters has enjoyed an outstanding career in the entertainment industry as a writer, talent, producer, production executive and as a major TV and Motion Picture executive. Her writing ability won the coveted Angel Award for the outstanding family TV special, "How To Change Your Life, which she co-hosted with Robert Stack. She wrote the two hour script (and co-produced) "My Little Corner of the World," winner of the Freedoms Foundation and American Family… Continue reading
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Featured Author: Alan Geik

Local author Alan Geik, a London School of Economics and Political Science graduate who has worked as a radio host and music producer, takes readers through time to World War I-era Boston and New York in his novel “Glenfiddich Inn.” Through two fictional families, Geik explores a tumultuous war he says was the seminal event of the 20th century. During these years, America rose from emerging nation to major power. “Everything that followed had its… Continue reading
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Featured Author: Michael Staton

Michael Staton has been writing since he was six years old. Back then, though, his only fan was his mother. Nowadays he has a growing fan base, not only for his books but for his stories as a weekly newspaper writer. That's right. He's a newspaperman. He's done it for two stints, first at daily newspapers in Ohio and Florida from '74 to '89 and now at weekly newspapers in southeast North Carolina from 2010… Continue reading