The Official Blog of Amy Shannon
Extending her hand to the literary world
The Official Blog of Amy Shannon is moving!
This blog, the official Blog of Amy Shannon is moving to the Essence Enterprises website. Future posts for upcoming Blog Tours will be posted on that blog, and if they were already scheduled on this blog, they will remain and still run on this blog as well.
Amy Shannon is trying to consolidate her businesses, by just having two websites, one for Book Reviews, Amy's Bookshelf Reviews at https://amysbookshelfreviews.com/ and Essence Enterprises, which runs all the services that she provides at https://essenceenterpriseus.com/
The new blog is already live, but now is The Official Blog of Amy Shannon at https://essenceenterpriseus.com/amy-shannons-blog
Best Indie Books
Wild Side by Shayne Silvers
To become a Godkiller you have to awaken the monster inside you…
Almost a year has passed since Nate’s ex-fiancée woke up a Greek god intent on world domination and war. The problem? He doesn’t know which god. And the promised war hasn’t started yet.
Wired Hard by Toby Neal
Paradise has nowhere to hide from a thief with an obsession.
Security specialist Sophie Ang has a new case: someone is looting artifacts from a royal Hawaiian archaeological site on Maui. Things get deadly fast, and Sophie’s friend, Lei Texeira, Maui homicide detective, takes the case. The women track a killer whose tangled motives extend high into the world of Hawaiian cultural affairs, and deep into the darkest of human motivations—and all the while, Sophie walks a tightrope between new love and heartbreak.
Secret Need by Satin Russell
Liz may be forced to entrust her life to Alex, but can she trust him with her heart?
The Lucky One by Sherry V. Ostroff
Ita was born in the wrong place at the wrong time. The place was the former Pale of Settlement which was a large swath of land in western Russia where Jews were forced to live for centuries. The year was 1918 and Russia was in the midst of two revolutions.
Grandma, Me and Tree by Jerry Pociask
As an artist, Grandma spent countless hours searching the woods for wildlife to draw. Always having believed there was a link with nature and humans, she encounters a special tree that proved her theories and gave her more than she even bargained for. Read along as Grandma shares a story that changed her life and made believers of her three grandchildren in the mystical powers of nature.
Hidden Lives Anthology by Jerry Pociask
When the Streetlights Went On
"...join us on a journey of the past as we share the forgotten ... with a willingness to celebrate traditions we let go of ... no longer wanting, or perhaps lost to technology.
End of Life
Suzie's monitors seemed a bit out of synch. "Oh my darling, how I so loved that song, and it mattered not how awful you sang it, I will always know it came from your heart..." The monitors flickered once more then fell back to their usual rhythmic patterns.
Three Days of Darkness
One can never prepare for being cold, alone, and in total darkness ... above the thunder Evelyn was convinced she was hearing voices ... "Momma?" Evelyn jerked her head upright ... a familiar voice was calling to her ... holding her breath she listened to silence..."
The Passing of the Night by Joanne VanLeerdam
This collection of profound lyrical poems explores the poet's own experiences and observations of both dark and light, revealing her determination to not only survive, but to conquer whatever tries to overcome her.
Nova by Joanne VanLeerdam
Explore with the poet what it is to be human: to love, to celebrate, to grieve, to feel pain, and to overcome, through powerful images of fallenness, hope and redemption.
Crazy Love by Rachael Tamayo
I love Emily. I know she loves me too, I just need to show her. One day, we will be together forever, I’ll make sure of that. She’s only with this guy she’s been hanging around with to test me, see if I’ll stand true. Emily wants me to fight for her, to see if I can win her.
The Journey to Authorship by Tracy Powell
Journey to Authorship: A Pocket Guide for Writers” is more or less that: a missive, a love letter for aspiring authors. She wants to share with you the lessons she learned, mistakes she has solved and the triumphs she has accomplished on her journey as an author.
A Few Minor Adjustments: A Memoir of Healing by Cherie Kephart
Cherie Kephart, a young woman who longed for adventure, traveled the world from the remote villages of Central Africa to the majestic coastlines of New Zealand until a mysterious illness thrust her to the precipice of death.
Trees of Rebels by Chantelle Atkins
'There will always be those who say no, Lissie. There will always be those who do not believe what they are told. There will always be those who rebel.' It's 2145. 13-year-old Lissie Turner lives in the peaceful community of Province 5. Everyone is provided for and everyone is grateful. Everyone obeys the rules.
Church of legend by Mikel Wilson
When a rural God-fearing family is hit with a terrible tragedy, They come face to face with the limitations of their own faith. After hearing from a stranger about a church where the healing power of God still exists they are now compelled to find it. As they seek for this church will they find what they are looking for? or maybe find that the miracle they are seeking must first begin with them. Read about their heartache and trials as their faith is truly tested in this spiritual novel " The Church Of Legend."
Finding Pandora: the complete collection by E. Rachel Hardcastle
Finding Pandora: The Complete Collection combines all four of E. Rachael Hardcastle's gripping high fantasy books into one action-packed volume.
Fighting for Fall by Kayla Dawn Thomas
Go. Fight. Win. Love?
Chanel Eber, a rancher’s daughter, faces down her fear of big cities to follow the love of her life to Portland, Oregon where he’s living his NFL dream. But the Wolves aren’t the only ones looking to score. Another woman’s got her eye on Maddox, and Chanel’s going to have to fight harder than ever if she wants to keep his eyes on her.
Sand, Sea and Stone by Brent Thomas
To be released 12/1/17
Finding Solace by C.L. Scholey
Solace...a woman with the serenity to heal his tortured soul.
Months ago, Solace is yanked from her world to an ancient planet filled with hybrid beasts. She has learned to fight for her life and for the sad race of humans striving to survive. A pack of raptors proves more than she can handle until a fierce tattooed man steps in to save her. He is as dangerous as his name, and yet his touch fills her with passion beyond her world or his. Amidst the grueling chaos of her new life, Solace finds peace in his arms. But peace is rare and fleeting...
Bittersweet by Aliya DalRae
Before Jessica, there was Anna…
Malcolm Gatta was a normal Feline Shifter with a normal Shifter life. However, the arrival of a new Clowder member has set him on a journey of love and loss that will lead him down a path of darkness…a path from which he would rather not return.
Bound by R.M. Gauthier
The Mystery of Landon Miller deepens...
Whatever happened that fateful night - the night Landon walked out on her - it's not something Lexi is willing to let go. Determined, she will do whatever it takes, harass Landon's employee's, stalk the FBI, even alienate the people closest to her. Anything to solve the mystery of Landon Miller.
Beyond the Vale by Kerry Alan Denney
Due to be released 12/23/17
There’s no rest for the weary in the afterlife: We all must earn our passage to the next world—or pay the ultimate price.