The Little Bach Book by David Gordon

...an eclectic Omnibus of Notable Details...

160 pages, softbound, 6 x 8 inches,
82 b&w illustrations, bibliography

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.

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Carmel Impresarios  by David Gordon

A cultural biography of Dene Denny and Hazel Watrous

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408 pages, softbound, 7 x  9.5 inches
287 vintage illustrations, with maps, appendix, index
Published 2014, 2nd Edition 2017

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 This biography spans a century and includes previously unpublished photos.  

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Wild Whispers  by Theo Maehr and Sonja Lokensgard

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62 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 8.5 inches
32 full-page color illustrations

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

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192 pages, softbound, 5 x 8 inches
Book design and pre-press by Lucky Valley Press
Released by Sobrietease on IngramSpark

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

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160 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
illustrated, 100 recipes/projects

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
- a Book of Hours
by Art Schuller

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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

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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

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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.
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Coming in 2017!

Humming in Spanish by Ginna Gordon
(Book Three in the Lavandula Series)

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

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284 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
Illustrations by Dai Thomas

Published in April 2017
Based on the fictional journals of Stefani Michel, Ginna Gordon’s Deke Interrupted continues her Lavandula Series: the saga of the Wymans, a Carmel Valley, California family who discover all kinds of new and/or puzzling things about each other every day.

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Looking for John Steinbeck a novel by Ginna Gordon

Book One in the Lavandula Series

288 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
32 miniature color illustrations by Dai Thomas

Set in Carmel Valley, California, in the 1960s, this is Book One in The Lavandula Series, based on the fictional journals of Stefani Michel.

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The Emerging Healer  by Chevonna Gaylor

Adding insight and impact to your mental health work

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112 pages, softbound, 5x 8 inches
Released by the author on IngramSpark

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

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210 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Dozens of color and b/w photos, illustrations, charts, tables

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

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62 pages, softbound, 8.5 x 11 inches
Text by Ginna BB Gordon
49 full-page color illustrations by Dai Thomas

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

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320 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Illustrated, 160 Recipes    

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.
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NEW!  Economic Conservative/Social Liberal  by Mark Bragg

2016 Revised Edition with Special Election Advisory

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124 pages, softbound, 6 x 9 inches
Book design and pre-press by Lucky Valley Press
Released by U.S. Investment Co. on IngramSpark

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
Edited by Ginna BB Gordon and Nan E. Heflin

Marriage Tip Book

54 pages, softbound, 5 x 7 inches
25 color illustrations

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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