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...an eclectic Omnibus of Notable Details...
160 pages, softbound, 6 x 8 inches,
Bach tenor and lecturer David Gordon has created a richly illustrated collection of his favorite anecdotes, historical explanations, timelines, bits of pathos, gritty vignettes of everyday realities, and colorful stories about J.S. Bach and daily life in early 18th-century Germany.
Carmel Impresarios by David Gordon
A cultural biography of Dene Denny and Hazel Watrous
408 pages, softbound, 7 x 9.5 inches
In 1922, when Carmel, California, was a village with unpaved streets and a reputation as an artistic hot spot, two women came to town on vacation and never left. Together they led the development of Carmel's music, art, theater and architecture. This biography spans a century and includes previously unpublished photos.
Wild Whispers by Theo Maehr and Sonja Lokensgard
62 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 8.5 inches
Whimsical poetry and radiant illustrations are combined in this book for children of all ages. It tells about the wise messages we can receive from the world around us if we are quiet enough to listen and hear. Learn more...
Sobrietease by Martha Carucci
192 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 inches
For many, the word alcoholic conjures up images of the person on the street with a brown-bagged bottle. But what about the mom next to you at the PTA meeting?
This is a humorous and heartfelt story about a suburban mom's journey through recovery and sobriety into a better life. Read it and weep and hopefully laugh. Learn more...
First You Grow the Pumpkin by Ginna BB Gordon
160 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
First You Grow the Pumpkin shares one woman's year-round ways of eating, feeding her family, being creative and preparing deliciousness from scratch. It is truly easier than you think. It will give you new appreciation and enthusiasm for the simple things you can do yourself. Learn more...
Jesus and the Practice of the Golden Rule
198 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
"Do unto others as you would have them do unto you." Those 11 words, known as "The Golden Rule," express the core essence of compassion and love. This pocket-size book is a useful contemplative and devotional tool in the real life day-to-day practice of the Golden Rule.
It is not about doctrine; rather it is about energizing the practice of loving God and your neighbor. Structured like a medieval "book of hours," the book presents several meditative texts daily for seven days, along with the author's own loving and perceptive comments. Learn more...
The Abandoned Car by Stephanie Rosenbaum
A Sandy Connors Mystery
248 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 inches
In this second book of the Sandy Connors Mystery Series, Sandy is challenged to discover the reason a station wagon was abandoned on her street, and its possible connection to a missing child. A book for young adults, in the tradition of the Nancy Drew books. Learn more...
The Clue in the Old Ring by Stephanie Rosenbaum
A Sandy Connors Mystery
204 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 inches
Twenty-one year old Sandy Connors is a very curious green-eyed blonde, whose fascination for mysteries takes her on some wild journeys. A book for young adults, in the tradition of the Nancy Drew books.
Coming in 2017!
Humming in Spanish by Ginna Gordon
Sunny Mae & Bird On Ice
Book Two in the Sunny Mae Read-Aloud Series
NEW! Deke Interrupted a novel by Ginna Gordon
Book Two in the Lavandula Series
284 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
Published in April 2017
Looking for John Steinbeck a novel by Ginna Gordon
Book One in the Lavandula Series
288 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
Set in Carmel Valley, California, in the 1960s, this is Book One in The Lavandula Series, based on the fictional journals of Stefani Michel.
The Emerging Healer by Chevonna Gaylor
Adding insight and impact to your mental health work
112 pages, softbound, 5x 8 inches
In this insightful narrative for therapists and mental health professionals, Chevonna Gaylor models the process of exploring your own personal story to support your growth as a healer. She shares her experiences, hoping you will consider your own. Ideas for clinical application and a processing question are provided at the end of each chapter, to stimulate your thoughts about the content. Learn more...
FOCUS by Christi Koelker
Finding the Hidden Messages in Your Personal Photographs
210 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Your own snapshots—new or old—contain more than you might perceive at a casual glance. They're a moment of interaction between people, surroundings, and light itself, and are filled with intriguing clues and hints. With detailed examples, and dozens of charts and color illustrations, Christi Koelker will teach you the art of Snapshot Archeology. Learn more...
Sunny Mae & Bird - In Alaska by Danny and Geebs
The first book in a read-aloud series about some very unusual friends
62 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 11 inches
Sunny Mae is a hippo! She and Bird follow their noses to far away and unexpected places. They do new things, make friends, and sometimes eat cake. Dai Thomas and Ginna BB Gordon, have created a funny story in verse about true blue friendship. Learn more... How to buy...
The Gingerbread Farm by Ginna BB Gordon
320 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Volume Two in Honey Baby Darlin', a memoir series about cooking, love, and the love of cooking. Surrounded by an array of loving characters, a young girl develops her understanding of food, the art of nurturing, and the kitchen.
NEW! Economic Conservative/Social Liberal by Mark Bragg
2016 Revised Edition with Special Election Advisory
124 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
The toxic atmosphere in Washington, and Wall Street greed, are destroying our country, but there is still time to save America. Mark Bragg want to inspire a conversation about the survival of our country. It's time to find things we can all agree on. Learn more...
A Marriage Tip Book
By The Wise Ones of the Second Grade
54 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
Illustrated tips for a happy marriage, written and drawn by a class of second graders for their beloved school principal, and lovingly reproduced here. These thoughts on love and relationships are fresh and timeless, and the accompanying illustrations are ... priceless.
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