FREE BOOK BLOCK #2 – {07-27-2014}

By on July 27, 2014
Exit Wounds by Dixie Land

Exit Woundsby Dixie Land

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Five Stars! Dixie, Just finished reading EXIT WOUNDS. I loved it!!! I never suspected……… Eagerly awaiting your next!

Ellen Elizabeth Hunter Greensboro, NC Author, MURDER ON THE CANDLELIGHT TOUR, MURDER AT THE AZAELIA FESTIVAL

There’s an old adage.if it seems too good to be true, it probably

is.

Step into Silverton Heights, an elite bedroom community near

Charlotte, N.C., home to many up and coming young executives,

and home to Lisa and Steven York.

Throughout sixteen years of marriage, Lisa has considered her

life perfect. She idolizes her husband. Steven and their two

daughters are the center of her life. She’s contented working

behind the scenes helping him advance up the corporate ladder.

When their dream becomes a reality, an unexpected series of

events reveals a dark, disturbing side of Steven that ultimately

leads to the destruction of her marriage and the divided loyalty

of their daughters.

As her relationship with her eldest daughter deteriorates, her snobbish, domineering mother-in-law’s interference adds further to her

crumbling existence. Then, to Lisa’s horror, she learns that some exit wounds can be deadly! Land’s novel will captivate readers with realistic, complex characters, a finely hewn plot and engrossing prose that will…

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The Girl on the Ferry by J. D. Reid

The Girl on the Ferryby J. D. Reid

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The “Girl on the Ferry” will make you smile, sometimes laugh aloud, and occasionally suppress a tear or two. The main character and narrator is 97-year-old Freya Anna Bergman who is madly but secretly in love with her best friend Leslie. Unfortunately, Leslie fell in love with Marshall shattering Freya’s world. That’s not the end of it, however; far from it.

It is now a lifetime later and Freya has been commissioned by the family to write the early history of her friends Leslie and Marshall Davenport. The novel becomes a first person revelation of Freya’s love for Leslie quickly revealing the fact that one of the greatest tragedies of her life was when Marshall picked Leslie out of the crowd aboard the Wolfe Island Ferry that very bright July morning so long ago. Freya is sometimes cynical but always intriguing. She is compassionate and loving but with attitude. She talks about everything, from love, to sex, to birth and death, often digressing but always returning to the subject of her love for Leslie and the family that grew up around the three of them. It is all very entertaining. Freya is a character and someone you will…

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Shift: Using Business Simulations and Serious Games: A Straightforward Guide for Corporate Training and Development by William Hall

Shift: Using Business Simulations and Serious Games: A Straightforward Guide for Corporate Training and Developmentby William Hall

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Why should organizations learn more about business simulations and serious games?

The answer is simple: they are engaging, applicable, contemporary, exciting, and best of all, they change behavior faster and more naturally. Simulations are not as complex to implement as they were even a few years ago. Creating a custom solution is not only far more effective but also now within reach of most companies. Shift: Using Business Simulations and Serious Games walks you through the process of deciding whether or not to use a business simulation or serious game, how to build them or find an experienced provider, how to implement them, and how to create a sustainable program.

Author William Hall, an award-winning Apple executive, writes with both humor and wisdom to distill years of experience in technology, gaming, and education into an easy-to-read guide for busy executives and managers. Simulations are a fun yet serious, challenging, and practical way to develop employees. Outcomes can include strategic alignment, strategic change, business acumen, leadership development, succession planning, and collaboration. You can change up a person’s work environment and enable them to practice professional skills in real time with real people and actual scenarios.

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Whispers by David Story

Whispersby David Story

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Whispers from above change a small town in Texas…

In a West Texas town called Littleland, on a Monday morning during his daily devotional time, Pastor Jim Mitchell hears a “whisper” from God. Along with his wife Cindy and his friend Darren, he suddenly finds himself on a spiritual journey of faith, a journey that involves a young girl named Alicia and a lonely and desperate boy named Rusty Jenkins. Rusty has an unusual crush on Alicia, and will stop at nothing to be with her.

And Rusty Jenkins has a gun.

“Read the first chapter and you won’t want to put Whispers down. It’s a compelling story about friendships and the unseen forces that seek to destroy them. It’s a mixture of good and evil and the wonderfully mysterious.” – Bill Perkins (Author of When Good Men Get Angry and 6 Rules Every Man Must Break)

“… a religious Field of Dreams” – Steve Alten (New York Times Best-selling Author)

“Well, it’s official! At exactly 3:41 am Pacific Standard Time I finished it … I just had to stay up … it was one of those books that I couldn’t stop…

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Debunking the Leadership Myth: The Story of Conscious Leadership by Ryan Caradonna

Debunking the Leadership Myth: The Story of Conscious Leadershipby Ryan Caradonna

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Today’s leadership may not be dead, but it is definitely dormant. “Debunking the Leadership Myth” awakens the story of great leadership and restores it to a conscious level. In this book, leadership experts Caines and Caradonna:

• Introduce the “Belief – Behavior – Outcome” platform

• Identify and challenge the myths of conventional leadership

• Use conflict and context to create transformational change

• Change the focus from “what you do” to “who you are”

• Give leaders a roadmap to generate meaningful impact

Instead of teaching leadership and developing competencies that quickly become obsolete, Conscious Leadership transforms leaders and expands their capacity.

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