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Romance by A. D. McLain

Wolf of the Past : spirit of the wolf series book 1

David was a boy without a family, stealing to survive… until an unexpected meeting changed his life forever.

Nicole was a college student, trying to cope with the recent deaths of her adoptive parents. Grief soon becomes the least of her worries, as a sudden change in her life puts her against powers greater than herself.

Nicole has the help of two unlikely allies, a strange black wolf and an even stranger man… David. But should she trust this stranger, who seems to know so much about her and stirs up feelings she has never had before?

And more importantly, can David really help her finally understand the nightmares that have plagued her entire life?

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Wolf of the Present : book 2

Meg is a girl with a troubled past. In and out of foster homes, she is the survivor of a childhood tragedy.

In college she meets Mark, who wants to heal the pain he sees in Meg’s eyes. But Mark also has painful secrets in his past. Tormented by an unseen foe, Mark begins to lose his grip on reality.

With Meg threatened by someone from her past, a friend in danger and a serial killer on the loose, their timing couldn’t be worse. Soon, they must face their inner demons.

But are their feelings for each other strong enough to overcome their fears?

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Wolf of the Future : book 3

Mara is a werewolf. Powerful, beautiful, and alone.

Billy never knew about the paranormal world that existed right in front of his eyes. All he knew was his feelings for this strange woman he couldn’t get out of his head.

With an ancient betrayal weighing on her conscience and an old friend who wants her dead, no one she cares about is safe. Mara must face the past she tried to forget, and open her heart to the love she never dared to hope for.

But does she have what it takes to set things right?

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Spirit of faith book one

It’s a small word.
But real faith isn’t always easy to come by. The smallest things can challenge our faith.
For Eric, faith was an everyday part of his existence. It was woven into the very fabric of his people. But faith, when it goes untested too long, can become complacent and weak.
Nancy felt the test of her faith daily. She believed in the inherent goodness of the world, but it is difficult to stay optimistic when every day is a challenge just to breath.
Through time and different worlds, they must find their strength and their faith, in each other, and in a power higher than themselves, in order to unlock their chance at the lives they were always destined for.


Psy Touch : NaNoWriMo An erotic exploration into Earth’s near future, where a thought can pleasure or kill. After the great psy storm of the early twenty first century, everything changed. Humans gained the ability to physically influence other people with a thought. The psy-sex industry exploded. So did psy crimes. Society began to break apart into a debauchery filled experience of exploration and no rules.

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Fantasy by Amanda Young

Suriax : If it was legal to kill, would you? Suriax and Aleria were sister cities, separated by the Therion River. Both were founded on a strict observance of the law, but they could not have been more different. For King Veritan founded Suriax on the teachings of Venerith, the Corruptor, a god of laws devoid of morality. In Suriax there is no “right” or “wrong.” There is only “legal” or “illegal.
Kern was an assassin for the Flame Guard, mercenaries dedicated to Venerith. He never questioned his life until the day he learned the truth about his past.
Pursued by a queen willing to do anything to keep her throne, Kern must face an uncertain future and a bargain that will change the people of Suriax forever.

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Awake the Cullers : What do you do when the monsters are real? Legend spoke of people unafraid of pain. They gloried in war and death. Indiscriminate killers, they fought past the point when most men would be dead. Nearly unstoppable, they terrorized the lands until at last they were wiped out in the Great Wars. Or so the world wished to believe. On the cusp of transition, Ondar braces for a return to the horrors of the past, even as new heroes emerge to protect the most innocent among them.
What do you do when the monsters are real? You fight.

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A Ball Book : Counting, colors, ball opposites, and more. Learn about a favorite toy with pictures and sign language. (a children’s book)