Joel Rosenberg is the best-selling author of several fiction and nonfiction books with more than a million copies in print, including The Twelfth Imam, which tops today’s Buffet.

A communications strategist based in Washington, D.C., Joel has worked with some of the world’s most influential and provocative leaders, including Steve Forbes, Rush Limbaugh, former Israeli deputy prime minister Natan Sharansky, and former Israeli prime minister Benjamin Netanyahu.

rosenbergFollowing Netanyahu’s loss at the polls in 1999, Rosenberg decided to retire from politics and begin a new career in writing. His first book, The Last Jihad, was the first of a five-part fictional series involving terrorism and how it may relate to Bible Prophecy.

The Twelfth Iman story concerns David Shirazi, a CIA agent tasked with disabling Iran’s nuclear-weapons capability without leaving behind any trace of American involvement. When he learns of a prophet called the Twelfth Imam, who is proclaiming himself a messiah, Shirazi begins to worry that a war of apocalyptic proportions may be in the offing.

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The Twelfth Imam

Mystery & Thrillers
Joel C. Rosenberg

The Twelfth Imam
As the apocalyptic leaders of Iran call for the annihilation of Israel and the U.S., CIA operative David Shirazi is sent into Tehran with one objective: use all means necessary to disrupt Iran’s nuclear weapons program, without leaving American fingerprints and without triggering a regional war. At extreme personal risk, Shirazi executes his plan.

A native Farsi speaker whose family escaped from Iran in 1979, he couldn’t be better prepared for the mission. But none of his training has prepared Shirazi for what will happen next. An obscure religious cleric is suddenly hailed throughout the region as the Islamic messiah known as the Mahdi or the Twelfth Imam. News of his miracles, healings, signs, and wonders spreads like wildfire, as do rumors of a new and horrific war.

With the prophecy of the Twelfth Imam seemingly fulfilled, Iran’s military prepares to strike Israel and bring about the End of Days. Shirazi must take action to save his country and the world, but the clock is ticking.

The Driving Lesson

Contemporary Fiction
Ben Rehder

The Driving Lesson

Charlie Dunbar had big plans for the summer break, but becoming a fugitive was nowhere on the list. Even more unexpected, his partner in crime is his own ailing grandfather. Now they’re on the run, trying to make it across the country to see a special kind of doctor, while the world becomes mesmerized by their journey. They are the subject of heated debates on cable news channels. Thousands of people voice their support on Facebook fan pages. And Charlie’s own parents appear on live TV to plead for him to come home safely. But Charlie isn’t ready yet. He’s determined to get his grandfather to Seattle. The only question is, will the police stop him first?

Ages 13 to adult.

The Chalice and the Blade (The Chalice Trilogy)

Fantasy

Author: Tara Janzen

The Chalice and the Blade (The Chalice Trilogy)

One woman holds the key to victory in the first clash of war. Ceridwen, a lost priestess of the old religion, escapes the secluded abbey of her youth and her unholy betrothal to an evil lord, only to be led by fate and sacred prophesy into the castle tower of a sorcerer feared throughout Wales.

Magician, trickster, and a warrior of uncommon skill and deadly grace, Dain Lavrans survived the Lionheart’s Crusade and his captivity in the Holy Land to become the mage of Wydehaw Castle. But despite all he’s learned of magic and medicine, he does not behold true enchantment until the mysterious Ceridwen is given into his keeping. Passion and innocence has never woven a more binding spell than in the maid, nor has power and fierceness ever combined in a less likely vessel.

But while politics, passion, and greed seethe across the land, in a labyrinth of caves below a fortress in the north, the world’s most ancient enemy is stirring to life.

Spring’s Fury

Historical Fiction

Author: Denise Domning

Spring's Fury

A woman trained to wield a sword plots revenge against the man who killed her sire. A knight, claiming her land as his own. If they are to survive the hungry season it will take every bit of his talent for taming wild creatures.

John Carter and the Gods of Hollywood

Arts & Entertainment

Author: Michael D. Sellers

John Carter and the Gods of Hollywood

It took 100 years to bring Edgar Rice Burroughs’ “John Carter of Mars” to the big screen. It took Disney Studios just ten days to declare the film a flop and lock it away in the Disney vaults. How did this project, despite its quarter-billion dollar budget, the brilliance of director Andrew Stanton, and the creative talents of legendary Pixar Studios, become a calamity of historic proportions?

Michael Sellers, a filmmaker and Hollywood insider himself, saw the disaster approaching and fought to save the project – but without success. In John Carter and the Gods of Hollywood, Sellers details every blunder and betrayal that led to the doom of the motion picture – and that left countless Hollywood careers in the wreckage.

This book examines every aspect of Andrew Stanton’s adaptation and Disney’s marketing campaign and seeks to answer the question: What went wrong? It includes a history of Hollywood’s 100-year effort to bring the film to the screen, and examines the global fan movement spawned by the film.

Afton of Margate Castle (The Theyn Chronicles)

Historical Fiction

Author: Angela Hunt, Angela Elwell Hunt

Afton of Margate Castle (The Theyn Chronicles)

Beautiful, headstrong Afton is taken from her parents at an early age and raised in the castle, a companion to the earl’s daughter. Schooled in the ways of kings and surrounded by splendor, Afton falls in love with the earl’s son, brave, Calhoun, her childhood protector.

But Calhoun’s mother, the Lady Endeline, has much different plans for him than marriage to a villein’s daughter. Suddenly Afton’s world is torn viciously apart. She is cast out of the castle, given to a man she fears and despises as a reward for his loyalty—an all too clear reminder that, for all her dreams, she is nothing but a villein.

Now all she has left is a burning desire for vengeance . . .

Seducing the Knight (Brotherhood of the Scottish Templars)

Fantasy

Author: Gerri Russell

Seducing the Knight (Brotherhood of the Scottish Templars)

A princess in hiding… A Templar knight bound by duty but burning with desire… A search for the legendary Ark of the Covenant…

Their journey will take them thousands of miles–from the deserts in the cradle of civilization to the misty heathered Highlands of Scotland. Along the way they will face storms, treachery, and an army of assassins. But for these two who thrive on adventure, the greatest risk of all is abandoning themselves to the pleasures they find in each other’s arms.

The Intentional Networker – Attracting more relationships, referrals & results in business

Business & Investing

Author: Patti DeNucci

The Intentional Networker - Attracting more relationships, referrals & results in business

Are you investing time and money to attend networking events? Are you meeting people and exchanging business cards, but not getting the results you want? Are you hesitant to network at all because it’s unpleasant, frustrating, time-consuming, and ineffective?

Many books on the topic of networking and business relationships encourage you to get out there, network as much as possible, and exchange dozens of business cards. DeNucci believes you could be trying too hard, networking too much, and doing so without enough planning and focus. What’s more, you could be networking in the wrong places, with the wrong people, and in ways that could sabotage your reputation and your chances of attracting what you want.

This book will show you how to network less while attracting more and better results, and maximize your networking success before you even set foot out the door.

Shiva

Men’s Adventure

Author: Carolyn McCray

Shiva: An Extremely Controversial Historical Thriller (Book 3 of the Betrayed Series)

From the dark jungles of the Congo to the soaring mountains in Spain, Brandt and Monroe must stay one step ahead of the merciless Disciples. Have they found the child prophesized in the Ten Commandments or is the child in their care simply a war-torn orphan? The only way to discover the truth is to find the lost Temple of Solomon.

The wedding day of archeologist Rebecca Monroe and special-forces operative Vincent Brandt dawns clear and bright, the promise of a new life to come—until the wedding party is attacked by members of a violent cult. It seems a recent mission to the Congo exposed Brandt to a dangerous secret: a young girl whose followers claim can she heal with a touch. Is she the savior prophesied in the ancient writings of Moses? Or is she an innocent child being manipulated by religious zealots?

Determined to uncover the truth, Rebecca and Brandt embark upon a perilous journey across three continents, racing to distinguish fact from myth before they are overtaken by men who will do anything—even kill—to protect an ancient lie.

The Chupacabra: A Borderline Crazy Tale of Coyotes, Cash & Cartels

Humor

Author: Stephen Randel

The Chupacabra: A Borderline Crazy Tale of Coyotes, Cash & Cartels

He is called El Barquero. He makes his trade along the border, smuggling guns and killing without remorse. As he faces his one last mission, his perfect plan is unwittingly foiled by Avery, a paranoid loner obsessed with global conspiracy theories who spends most of his time crafting absurd and threatening letters to anyone who offends him. That means pretty much everyone.

What unfolds is a dark comedy of madcap adventure stretching from Austin to the West Texas border featuring a lunatic band of civilian border militia, a group of bingo-crazed elderly ladies (one packing a pistol nearly as long as her arm), a murderous and double-crossing cartel boss, a burned-out hippy, and a crotchety retired doctor and his pugnacious French bulldog. Read it to believe it.

Encrypted: An Action-Packed Techno-Thriller

Men’s Adventure

Author: Carolyn McCray

Encrypted: An Action-Packed Techno-Thriller

A code written in unbreakable Angelic script. The resurgence of the Black Death. Can an FBI Agent and the Robin Hood Hacker save the world from another Dark Ages?

Dead Case in Deadwood (Deadwood Humorous Mystery Series #3)

Horror

Author: Ann Charles, C.S. Kunkle

Dead Case in Deadwood (Deadwood Humorous Mystery Series #3)

Real estate agent Violet “Spooky” Parker stumbles upon a body-part theft ring at the local funeral parlor and suspects her caustic coworker has a hand in it–or maybe a foot. Can Violet discover what’s in the crates the crooks are sneaking out of the mortuary in the dark of night? Or will she end up in one of them herself … in pieces?

Comical Sense: A Lone Humorist Takes on a World Gone Nutty!

Humor

Author: Tom Purcell

Comical Sense: A Lone Humorist Takes on a World Gone Nutty!

College kids happy to accept food stamps? Men carrying purses and crying at work? Parents hiring branding experts to name their babies? Big government spenders who won’t spend their own money on big government?

Here is a collection of more than 90 of Tom’s his finest newspaper columns, delivers a hearty dose of much needed humor and horse sense. Sometimes laugh-out-loud funny, sometimes poignant and wry, Purcell’s columns are always original and compelling.

An Apple Core, a Toilet: Misadventures of a 1970s Childhood

Humor

Author: Tom Purcell

An Apple Core, a Toilet: Misadventures of a 1970s Childhood

Includes misadventures and fond memories that are relatable to millions of baby boomers, men and women alike. Seventeen stories about bike jumps that nearly killed us, vengeance on the sledding slopes, 6th grade puppy love, the old wooden stereo console, the embarrassment of getting the first David Cassidy shag haircut, a beloved family dog that ran away, going through the old photo box as a kid and later as an adult with my mother, a baby sister left behind at the drive-in theater, a regrettable incident in which an 11 year old kid clogs the family room toilet with an apple core, and many other tales from the ’70s.

A Soul To Steal (The Sanheim Chronicles, Book One)

Fantasy

Author: Rob Blackwell

A Soul To Steal (The Sanheim Chronicles, Book One)

Something is stalking the citizens of Loudoun County, Va. Is it the return of the notorious serial killer known as Lord Halloween? Or is it something worse–a figure that can cloak itself as your worst nightmare?

Kate and Quinn, two community journalists, rush to uncover the truth before a promised bloodbath on Halloween night.

Big Girls Don’t Cry (Sizzling Romantic Suspense)

Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Author: Taylor Lee

Big Girls Don't Cry (Sizzling Romantic Suspense)

A girl abandoned to the streets. A brother brutally murdered. Can she find the killer before he finds her?

Deathscape

Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Author: Dana Marton

Deathscape

After a near-death experience, artist Ashley Price is compelled to paint visions of the dead. Then she paints a man buried alive and, recognizing the surroundings, she rushes to save him.

Instead of being grateful to her for rescuing him, Detective Jack Sullivan accuses her of being in league with a serial killer. He swears he will put her behind bars. Except, the more time he spends with her, the more he falls under her spell. Can he trust her, or is he walking into another deadly trap?

A Clockwork Fairytale (Fantasy Romance)

Fantasy

Author: Helen Scott Taylor

A Clockwork Fairytale (Fantasy Romance)

A rags to riches fairytale full of danger and romance about a lost princess and a maverick young spymaster who foil the plans of an evil magician bent on stealing her throne.

Exposed: A Novel

Religious Fiction

Author: Ashley Weis

Exposed: A Novel

Allyson Graham, marriage counselor and lover of love, lived a life of romance few could imagine. Until her husband’s secret addiction stared at her from the computer screen. Will she be able to forgive the man who lied to her all of those precious years?

Follow her painful story alongside the heartbreaking story of Taylor Adams, a young girl searching for her worth in the world. As Allyson struggles to forgive her husband for lying about his addiction, Taylor naively falls into the same self-destructive industry and discovers that the attention and fun is nothing like she thought it would be.

Revenge of the Homecoming Queen (The Aspen Brooks Trilogy)

Teens

Author: Stephanie Hale

Revenge of the Homecoming Queen (The Aspen Brooks Trilogy)

I, the flawless Aspen Brooks, was born to be Homecoming Queen. I’ve prepped for it like some kids do the SAT. So can someone please tell me why the crown was given to my evil nemesis?
As if that wasn’t bad enough, somebody seems out to get me. Locker vandalism, a slashed tire, and horrendous lipstick graffiti are just a few of the ways someone is trying to get under my blemish-free skin. (And I’m not even going to mention how the biggest geek in school kissed me, and I didn’t hate it. But things start getting serious when girls begin disappearing. I can’t be worrying about tiaras or crushing on a geek when the detective on the case is completely clueless. I have to save the day, all while looking fabulous.

Tip of the Toes (A Ballerina Story) (Fun Rhyming Children’s Books)

Children’s eBooks

Author: Lily Lexington

Tip of the Toes (A Ballerina Story) (Fun Rhyming Children's Books)

A young ballerina prepares for her big concert. Follow her as she attempts to conquer her fears about performing in front of an audience in this heart warming tale.

Shadowland

Fantasy

Author: C.M. Gray

Shadowland

Shadowland is a story of historical fantasy set in Dark Ages Britain. On the night of midwinter’s eve, a storyteller takes his listeners back to the Dark ages and a tale from his youth.

Deserted by its Roman masters, Britain has been invaded by the Saxons at the invitation of Vortigern, traitorous leader of the Britons. Now, as the tribes unite to reclaim their land, one man must rise to lead them and become their true and only king.

Subculture

Literary Fiction

Author: Charles Anthony Vilina

Subculture

A Kentucky community finds itself in shock and disbelief over the disappearance of two high school boys on a dark December night. Two months later, one boy’s body is unearthed on the farm of a reclusive and enigmatic girl, a foreigner of Asian descent. Her arrest and subsequent trial for murder forces this community, and the reader, to appraise their personal beliefs in the face of their deepest fears.

Beyond the Tears: A True Survivor’s Story

Psychology & Counseling

Author: Lynn C. Tolson

Beyond the Tears: A True Survivor's Story

A memoir that begins with the suicide attempt of an abused and addicted twenty-five-year-old woman. In the aftermath, she commits to counseling to recover from anxiety and depression associated with post-traumatic stress disorder. The author engages the reader in her private therapy sessions. The young woman reveals dysfunctional family relationships, including domestic violence, sexual abuse, and mental illness. Due to the therapeutic process, the woman discovers a path to love and the value of life, and she ultimately achieves a life that reflects health and happiness. In sharing this inspirational journey, the author provides a message of hope.


Horror

Author: Rebekah Armusik, Diana Forbes, Eric Armusik

Memoirs of a Gothic Soul (The 13 Gothic Memoirs)

Nadija Fey is weeks away from graduating college and is eager to escape small-city life. She feels suffocated by her eccentric Slovak family, an abusive ex-boyfriend, and a drug-addicted childhood friend. To her, life seems empty, lonely, and stale. The only consolation she has is a dream to move to Prague and start a new life.

Despite her grandmother’s warnings and the pleas of friends and family to stay, she embarks on her journey to find herself, but to her dismay, Prague seems to harbor more pain and suffering than she anticipated. She is forced to accept a life she never would have chosen for herself—a life her grandmother fought desperately to shield her from.

Much Ado About Marshals (Hearts of Owyhee)

Romance

Author: Jacquie Rogers

Much Ado About Marshals (Hearts of Owyhee)

In a sleepy western town, a wannabe woman sleuth is determined to marry the recently-hired town marshal. But the man sworn in is wanted for bank robbery. Then there’s a real bank robber and the actual new marshal who both claim the job…

The Advocate’s Betrayal (The Advocate Series)

Mystery, Thriller & Suspense

Author: Teresa Burrell

The Advocate's Betrayal (The Advocate Series)

The Killer left nothing behind but a rosary, a kitchen knife, and a dead man. but the dead man is a friend of Sabre Orin Brown. When his unsuspecting wife is accused of the murder, Sabre will stop at nothing to uncover the truth, even if it means unearthing chilling secrets.
From a San Diego jail to the shady Chicago nightlife, Sabre’s search for the true killer forces her to face the question: What do you do when the ones you trust the most are the ones with the most to hide?

With the help of her close circle of friends and the sexy new police detective in town, Emily has taken over her late husband’s business and searches for answers to his murder. In the meantime, when disturbing coincidences keep popping up, she suspects there may be a sex slave ring operating in her town. Emily is dete

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