Adventure
Adventure

Find Me Again by Janet K. Shawgo

Aging/Midlife
Aging/Midlife

Midmen: The Modern Ma's Guide to Surviving Midlife Crisis by Steve Ochs, GED

Alternative Medicine
Alternative Medicine

Awaken Your Greater Health: How Energy Medicine Opens the Way to Healing by Heidi DuPree, RN, CTN

Animals - Pets
Animals - Pets

EPIc Dog Tales: Heartfelt Stories About Amazing Dogs Living & Loving Life With Canine Epilepsy by Dorothy Wills-Raftery

Autobiography
Autobiography

Take Me With You by Scott Jackson

Beauty
Beauty

Quintessential Style: Cultivate and Communicate Your Signature Look by Janna Beatty with Sharon White

Biography
Biography

Maximum Volume: The Life of Beatles Producer George Martin (The Early Years, 1926-2016) by Kenneth Womack

Book Cover Design-Fiction
Book Cover Design-Fiction

Justice Is for the Deserving by Steve E. Clark

Book Cover Design-Nonfiction
Book Cover Design-Nonfiction

Private Money Lending: Learn How to Consistently Generate a Passive Income Stream by Gustavo J. Gomez, Ph.D.

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Business-Entrepreneurship/Small Bus.
Business-Entrepreneurship/Small Bus.

Happy Woman Happy World By Beate Chelette

Business-General
Business-General

Thoughtfully Ruthless: The Key to Exponential Growth by Val Wright

Children's Fiction
Children's Fiction

Lone Eagle by J.A. Herman

Children's-Humor
Children's-Humor

Stinky Binky by Troy Kent

Children's-Nonfiction
Children's-Nonfiction

Finding Gobi: A Little Dog with a Very Big Heart by Dion Leonard

Childrens-Inspirational/Motivational
Childrens-Inspirational/Motivational

Willow by Anne-Marie Grieder Jacobs

Coffee Table Book
Coffee Table Book

Living Mollusks by Charles Rawlings, MD, JD

Cooking
Cooking

The Seasonal Kitchen: Farm Fresh Ingredients Enhance 165 Recipes by Kerry Dunnington

Crime Novel
Crime Novel

Race to Judgment by Frederic Block

Cross Genre
Cross Genre

The Illusion by Patrick Garry

NYC Big Book Award
NYC Big Book Award

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Dark Fantasy
Dark Fantasy

The Shadow Crucible by T. M. Lakomy

Education
Education

The Everyday Guide to Special Education Law, Third Edition by Randy Chapman, Esq.

Erotica
Erotica

Next to Never: Shattered Innocence Trilogy Book One by A.L. Long

Erotica
Erotica

Next to Always: Shattered Innocence Trilogy Book Two by A.L. Long

Erotica
Erotica

Next to Forever: Shattered Innocence Trilogy Book Three by A.L. Long

Fantasy
Fantasy

Primeval Origins: Paths of Anguish by B.A. Vonsik

Friendship
Friendship

The Vicissitudes of Fortune by Bob Siqveland

General Fiction
General Fiction

Stainer: A novel of the 'Me Decade' by Iolanthe Woulff

Gift Books
Gift Books

Be the Gift: Let Your Broken Be Turned into Abundance by Ann Voskamp

History-United States
History-United States

Turbulent Times by Stephen G. Yanoff

Holiday
Holiday

The Short Straw by Irene Mathias

Horror
Horror

The Muse: A Novel of Unrelenting Terror by Arjay Lewis

How-To
How-To

Private Money Lending: Learn How to Consistently Generate a Passive Income Stream by Gustavo J. Gomez, Ph.D.

Humor
Humor

How Old Am I In Dog Years? And other thoughts about life from the far side of the hill by Susan Goldfein

Juvenile Fiction
Juvenile Fiction

Magdalena Gottschalk: The Crooked Trail by M. Gail Grant

Leadership
Leadership

The Coaching Habit: Say Less, Ask More & Change The Way You Lead Forever by Michael Bungay Stanier

Legal Thriller
Legal Thriller

Law and Vengeance by Mike Papantonio

LGBTQ Fiction
LGBTQ Fiction

The Photographer's Truth by Ralph Josiah Bardsley

LGBTQ Nonfiction
LGBTQ Nonfiction

First Comes Love: Portraits of Enduring LGBTQ Relationships by B. Proud, Foreword by Edie Windsor

Announcing every fall
Announcing every fall
Marriage
Marriage

Don't Settle: How to Marry the Man You Were Meant For by Scott Carroll, MD

Memoir
Memoir

Strange Beauty: A Portrait of My Son by Eliza Factor

Middle Grade Fiction
Middle Grade Fiction

Lucy in Her Secret Wood by Christina M Pages

Military Fiction
Military Fiction

Black Widow Bitches by Victor Cass

Military Nonfiction
Military Nonfiction

SHOT DOWN: The true story of pilot Howard Snyder and the crew of the B-17 Susan Ruth By Steve Snyder

Multicultural Fiction
Multicultural Fiction

The Selah Branch by Ted Neill

Multicultural Nonfiction
Multicultural Nonfiction

Access to Asia Your Multicultural Guide to Building Trust, Inspiring Respect, and Creating... By Sharon Schweitzer, JD & Liz Alexander, PhD

Mystery
Mystery

Peregrine Island By Diane B. Saxton

New Nonfiction
New Nonfiction

New York City Coffee: A Caffeinated History (American Palate) By Erin Meister

Paranormal Thriller
Paranormal Thriller

Face of the Bell Witch: Book One of The Medium Series by Jerry Gundersheimer

Performing Arts
Performing Arts

Student Plays for Dramatists by D. S. Hutcheon

Personal Growth
Personal Growth

The Turquoise Table: Finding Community and Connection in Your Own Front Yard by Kristin Schell

Photography
Photography

The Good Fight: America's Ongoing Struggle for Justice by Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt

Picture Books - Ages 4-8
Picture Books - Ages 4-8

The Reading Promise by Troy Kent

Picture Books - All Ages
Picture Books - All Ages

The Map of Good Memories by Fran Nuño, Zuzanna Celej (illust)

Picture Books - Preschool
Picture Books - Preschool

Night Night, Farm by Amy Parker

Poetry
Poetry

Disinheritance By John Sibley Williams

Political
Political

Library Lust By N. S. Navla

Race Relations
Race Relations

The Good Fight: America's Ongoing Struggle for Justice By Rick Smolan and Jennifer Erwitt

Reference
Reference

Private Money Lending: Learn How to Consistently Generate a Passive Income Stream by Gustavo J. Gomez, Ph.D.

Relationships
Relationships

Seeking Soulmate: Ditch the Dating Game and Find Real Connection By Chamin Ajjan

Romance
Romance

The Caretaker By Carol Schoenig

Self Help: Motivational
Self Help: Motivational

Awake: The Purpose of Life and Why You Are Here By Toni Reilly

Self Help: Spiritual
Self Help: Spiritual

Love Heals By Becca Stevens

Short Stories
Short Stories

Building 8 By Anthony C. Mazzella

American Stew
American Stew

American Stew: Hope in a Toxic Culture By Stephen James

Sports
Sports

A Secret History of the Ollie, Vol. 1: The 1970s By Craig B. Snyder

Suspense
Suspense

The Criminalist: A Novel of Forensic Science Suspense By John Houde

Technology
Technology

Agile Scrum: Your Quick Start Guide with Step-by-Step Instructions By Scott M. Graffius

Thriller
Thriller

Twisted Threads by Kaylin McFarren

Travel
Travel

Moon New York Walks by Moon Travel Guides

True Crime
True Crime

Familiar Evil by Rannah Gray

Visionary Fiction
Visionary Fiction

Goddess Of The Wild Thing By Paul DeBlassie III

Woman's Health
Woman's Health

The Thinking Woman's Guide to Breast Cancer: Take Charge of Your Recovery and Remission By Janet Maker

Women's Fiction
Women's Fiction

Forks, Knives, and Spoons By Leah DeCesare

Women's Issues
Women's Issues

The Third Law By Tamra Ryan

Young Adult Fiction
Young Adult Fiction

Wizard's Key: Book One of the Darkwolf Saga By Mitch Reinhardt

Young Adult Nonfiction
Young Adult Nonfiction

It's Not Because I'm Better Than You: Features Commentary by Numerous NFL Players by Don J. Carey III