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Deidre Sequeira, Isla Emerged

author photoDeidre Sequeira is a resident of and teacher in San Antonio, TX. She enjoys reading, karaoke, and late night dinners and coffee at Jim's diners. She has her B.A.

Isla Emerged By Deidre Sequeira Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781072371335
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Published: Independently Published - June 5th, 2019

Anger. Betrayal. Exile.

Isla always knew she would be queen. One day. But after the death of her mother, matriarch of the Southern Pacific merfolk kingdom, that day grew much closer than she was prepared for. Worse, to become a mermaid queen, she must marry. It is the only way to protect her kingdom.


Secrets Submerged: An Isla Emerged Novella By Deidre Sequeira Cover Image
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ISBN: 9798737921248
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Published: Independently Published - April 26th, 2021

Pain. Deception. Family.


Currents Converged: The Isla Emerged Finale By Deidre Sequeira Cover Image
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ISBN: 9798519811569
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Published: Independently Published - July 6th, 2021

Clemonce Heard, Tragic City

Clemonce Heard was born and raised in Uptown and Algiers New Orleans. At the beginning of his senior year of high school, Hurricane Katrina struck New Orleans and his family evacuated to Natchitoches, Louisiana, where he stayed to attend Northwestern State University. A graphic communications major and culinary arts minor, Heard spent most of his undergrad working as a cook at several local restaurants.

Tragic City By Clemonce Heard, Carly Schmidt (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Clemonce Heard, Carly Schmidt (Illustrator)
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ISBN: 9781934695715
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Published: Anhinga Press - October 10th, 2021

Arlington Callies, The Man Behind the March: The Life and Legacy of Rev. Dr. R.A. Callies, Sr.

Born and raised in San Antonio, Texas, Arlington R. Callies is the second oldest of five children and a husband of 35 years with two sons ages 25 and 30.

Kathryn Clark Childers, Scared Fearless

Kathryn Clark Childers was one of the first five women hired by the US Secret Service in 1970. Since leaving the Service and moving to the Corpus Christi area in 1973, she has been a television producer, broadcaster, and talk show host. A professional speaker, she has been a featured presenter for organizations nationwide.

Scared Fearless: An Unlikely Agent in the US Secret Service By Kathryn Clark Childers, Deborah Hickman Perry Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781623499167
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Published: Texas A&M University Press - August 2nd, 2021

The era: the 1970s. The location: an airplane en route to Washington, DC. Kathryn Clark Childers chats with a fellow passenger.

“Are you visiting?” her seatmate asked.

“No, I work there,” Childers said, pointing out the window to the White House, which had just come into view.


Marie Bennett (Editor) Nina Bennett (Foreword by), My First Thirty Years

About Edna Gertrude Beasley and My First Thirty Years:

My First Thirty Years: A Memoir By Gertrude Beasley, Marie Bennett (Editor), Nina Bennett (Foreword by) Cover Image
By Gertrude Beasley, Marie Bennett (Editor), Nina Bennett (Foreword by)
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ISBN: 9781728242880
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Published: Sourcebooks - September 28th, 2021

"Thirty years ago, I lay in the womb of a woman, conceived in a sexual act of rape, being carried during the prenatal period by an unwilling and rebellious mother, finally bursting from the womb only to be tormented in a family whose members I despised or pitied, and brought into association with people whom I should never have chosen."


Evgeny Trufkin, Anti-Factory Farm Shopping Guide

Evgeny Trufkin is owner of Trufkin Athletics.

Anti-Factory Farm Shopping Guide By Evgeny Trufkin Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781099029431
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Published: Independently Published - May 16th, 2019

"This book should be in everybody's house." - Paul Chek


Philip Boehm, In Conversation with Professor Rosa Aloisi

Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz was born in Berlin in 1915. He left Germany in 1935 for Oslo, Norway, studied at the Sorbonne in Paris, and wrote two novels, including The Passenger. Boschwitz eventually settled in England in 1939, although he was interned as a German "enemy alien" after war broke out--despite his Jewish background--and subsequently shipped to Australia.

The Passenger: A Novel By Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz, Philip Boehm (Translated by), André Aciman (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz, Philip Boehm (Translated by), André Aciman (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781250317148
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Published: Metropolitan Books - April 13th, 2021

A BEST BOOK OF 2021 FOR THE GUARDIAN * FINANCIAL TIMES * TIMES LITERARY SUPPLEMENT * MINNEAPOLIS STAR TRIBUNE * THE TIMES

Hailed as a remarkable literary discovery, a lost novel of heart-stopping intensity and harrowing absurdity about flight and persecution in 1930s Germany


The Passenger: A Novel By Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz, Philip Boehm (Translated by), André Aciman (Introduction by) Cover Image
By Ulrich Alexander Boschwitz, Philip Boehm (Translated by), André Aciman (Introduction by)
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ISBN: 9781250811288
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Published: Metropolitan Books - April 12th, 2022

A SUNDAY TIMES BESTSELLER

A jewel of a rediscovery . . . . A riveting, noirish, intensely filmic portrait of an ambivalent fugitive, cornered but not captured, safest when in motion, at greatest risk when forced to rest.
The Wall Street Journal


Guadalupe García McCall, The Keeper

guadalupe garcia mccall author photoGuadalupe García McCall was born in Mexico and moved to Texas as a young girl, keeping close ties with family on both sides of the border. She has written five books as well as many poems for children.

The Keeper By Guadalupe García McCall Cover Image
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ISBN: 9780063076921
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Published: HarperCollins - February 8th, 2022

Inspired by a terrifying true story, acclaimed author Guadalupe Garcia McCall creates a twisty tale about a boy desperately trying to survive in a new town with a secret past.


Dr. Victor Rodriguez, The Bell Ringer

Victor Rodriguez earned his bachelor and master's degrees in art education from North Texas State College (now the University of North Texas) and a Ph.D. from the University of Texas at Austin. He retired after twelve years as Superintendent of the San Antonio School District and lives in San Antonio, Texas.

The Bell Ringer (Al Filo: Mexican American Studies Series #11) By Victor Rodriguez Cover Image
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ISBN: 9781574418460
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Published: University of North Texas Press - December 6th, 2021

This is the story of Victor Rodriguez, a man who began life with few advantages but who had continuing encouragement to persevere from the people who knew him best. From his earliest days in South Texas in the 1940s he broke many barriers.


Jose Cardona, Jack the Lumber Jack

The zaniest author out of San Antonio, Texas. My passion for writing came at a young age, after an injury in football had me spending allot of time in bed or on the couch.

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