Boulder County Indie Authors
2019 Book Catalog
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In this fun, easy-to-read CliffsNotes for rebooting your marriage, learn how to release resentment, communicate clearly, break old patterns, and create a life full of meaning and joy.
Struggling to survive in the treacherous mountains above Leadville, Colorado, Callie Dawson befriends a wild wolf, Sina, Callie learns she has a destiny intertwined with the future of the American West.
The Adventures of Tooten and Ter:
A Nose for Crime and A Nose for Trouble
Thirteen-year-old foster kid Terrance O’Connell, Ter, and his new foster dad’s service-dog-in-training, Tooten find one another and find adventure around every corner. Together they solve mysteries in Boulder, New York, Seattle and Chicago.
Calmer Waters: The Caregiver’s Journey Through Alzheimer’s and Dementia
Author: Barbra Cohn
Price: $16.99 paperback, $3.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon and at Boulder Bookstore, Barnes & Noble and Tattered Cover
A rare blend of storytelling and practical and spiritual advice, this book illustrates the challenging medical, financial, emotional, and social roadblocks that accompany coping with Alzheimer’s and Dementia.
The poems of Coming Up for Air transport the reader with poems inspired by the Bible to the Maya numerical system, as well as surreal, travel and love poems.
The Creative Heroine’s Path
Author: Julie Baldwin
Genre: Creativity and spirituality
Price: $19.95 paperback, $34.95 hardcover, $12.99 Kindle, $10.99 Nook
Find it: Amazon, Nook, Barnes and Noble, Boulder Bookstore, Indie Bound, Two Hands Paperie, Jacque Michelle, Trident Books, and Inkberry Books
The Creative Heroine’s Path shows you how to transform your life and express your creative genius, with deep insights and practical tools to get you moving.
Curse of Clansmen and Kings: Apollo’s Raven and Dagger’s Destiny
Author: Linnea Tanner
Genre: Historical Fantasy
Price: $15.95-$16.95 paperback, $22.95 hardcover, $3.99-$4.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon, Barnes and Noble, Google Play, iTunes, Kobo and Audible
Warrior princess Catrin is torn between her forbidden love for her father’s enemy, the Roman soldier Marcellus, and loyalty to her people. She must summon the magic of the Ancient Druids to alter the dark prophecy that threatens the fates of everyone in her kingdom.
Part A-Z dictionary and part writing crash course, The Dictionary of Fiction Critique demystifies the creation of story and explains how to read like a writer in a critique setting.
These quirky and darkly comic stories include a lighthouse haunted by the memory of its keepers, a train operator forever changed by a subway suicide, and an aerialist who runs away from the circus.
Fuck Cancer: A Tale of Love Pouring in from Every Angle
Author: Jennifer Lynch
Price: $14 paperback
Find it: Amazon as well as at Tattered Cover, Boulder Bookstore, Trident Booksellers, Inkberry Books, and the Lyons Regional library
When Jennifer asked the universe for a partner and family, she never expected to find her way back to her oldest friend, now a bald female cancer patient with four fantastically rambunctious kids.
Life Choices: The Teachings of Abortion
Author: Linda Weber
Genre: Social Science/Women’s Studies
Price: $10.71 paperback on Amazon ($10 direct from the author), $9.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon, from the author’s website, at Boulder Bookstore and at the Boulder Public Library
This book changes the perception this contentious subject using stories of healing and insights into the psychological, spiritual, and socio-historical issues surrounding abortion.
Little Known Mythical Creatures is the first comic collection from cartoonist Chris Bays and contains 47 popular comics from the strip, Mythdirection, a single-panel digital comic.
The Lucky Hat Mine
Author: J.v.L. Bell
Genre: Historical Fiction, mystery
Price: $16.00 paperback, $5.99 e-book, $13.97 digital audiobook, $31.95 CD audiobook
Find it: Amazon and at Barnes and Noble, Tattered Cover, BookBar, Boulder Bookstore
Set in 1963 Idaho Springs, Colorado, Millie Virginia never imagined she’d survive the perilous trip across the Great Plains to find her intended husband in a pine box.
Prohibition Cocktails reveals the history, secrets, and recipes of 21 of the most popular drinks of the Roaring Twenties, along with a Roaring ’20s party-planning guide.
Recipes for a Sacred Life: True Stories & a Few Miracles
Author: Rivvy Neshama
Price: $14.45 paperback, $10.99 Kindle, $10.99 Nook
Find it: Amazon and Rivvy’s website, as well as at Boulder Bookstore, Barnes & Noble and Jacque Michelle
Written with heart and humor, Rivvy Neshama’s true-life stories remind us of the sacredness in our own lives, and deepen our love, joy, and purpose.
The poems of Rust are sensory explorations into grief and ecstasy, rife with mythology and a surreal landscape of dream. The book grapples with the shadows of human consciousness and brings us into the season of spring, where grief is redeemed through words.
When Tanja Pajevic’s mother died, she felt alone and unsupported. In a society that no longer has clear rituals or traditions around grief, Tanja set out to create her own. Along the way, she explored the rise and fall of communal mourning in the United States, as well as its roots in the current medical model.
Dazzled by a Roaring Twenties society on the cusp of radical change, naive and innocent Jean Ball finds herself dancing, bobbing her hair, and falling for the handsome son of the wealthy hotel owner.
The Burning Son, Marque of the Son and Son Rise
Author: T.H. Leathermann
Genre: Sci-fi, Space Opera, Military Sci-fi
Price: $0.99-4.99 e-book, $12.99-$15.99 paperback, e-book set $7.99
Find it: Amazon
Pilot Mark Martin must flee his homeworld of Yale when the Erethizon overwhelms the defenses. His father, an influential senator, is captured. Now Mark must find a way to save his dad before the resistance is crushed, and a chance encounter with a smuggler captain may be his only hope.
The “Relationship Escalator” is society’s bundle of conventions for intimate relationships: monogamy, living together, marriage and more. This book will help you discover less common relationship options.
Third Flatiron’s new speculative fiction anthology, Terra! Tara! Terror!, contains 26 new short stories ranging on themes from the #MeToo movement, magical realism, to gothic fantasy.
Toppled World: A political and spiritual trek through India, Tibet and Afghanistan
Author: Susan Murphy
Genre: Historical biography
Price: $15.99 paperback, $9.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon, Tattered Cover, Boulder bookstore, Unity Bookstore, Trident bookstore, Inkberry bookstore and Barnes and Noble
The extraordinary journey of a young woman and her unlikely friendship with HH The Dailai Lama, her adventures as a diplomat’s wife across India, Afghanistan and the jungles of frontier states.
Author: Kate Jonuska
Genre: Dark comedy/speculative fiction
Price: $14.99 paperback, $4.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon and at Tattered Cover, Boulder Bookstore, Trident Books, Denver Public Library, Boulder Public Library
Set in Denver, a disgraced psychiatrist’s life is turned upside down by his new patient, the wife of a Senator who’s developed an uncomfortable case of telepathy.
Sarenia is a land choked with turmoil, courtesy of its tyrannical king, Shirot Tybold. It’s not surprising that a rebellious group of teenager sorcerers have taken it upon themselves to overthrow him.
Who She Is
Author: Diane Byington
Genre: Historical fiction/women’s fiction
Price: $15.99 paperback, $9.99 e-book
Find it: Amazon and Kobo as well as at Boulder Bookstore, Inkberry Books, Tattered Cover, Barnes and Noble, and the Boulder Public Library
When epileptic teen Faye discovers she has a talent for distance running, she and her friend Francie decide to enter the Boston Marathon, even though women aren’t allowed to compete.
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