Local Authors

These are books by local authors that we currently have in our store on consignment.

Texas Birds and Inspirational Quotes By Rosemary Brooks Cover Image
$24.98
ISBN: 9781667859750
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: BookBaby - September 23rd, 2022

Texas is one of the "birdiest" states in the nation. This book's photograph collection highlights more than 25 different species, including the great egret, roseate spoonbill, vermilion flycatcher, purple gallinule, and mockingbird (the state bird of Texas). Whether purchased as a gift or a coffee table display, "Texas Birds and Inspirational Quotes" will bring joy to any nature-loving reader.


A Pocketful of Virtues: Kindness, Perseverance, Curiosity, and Patience By Sharon Kuhn Young, Jordan Roberts (Illustrator) Cover Image
By Sharon Kuhn Young, Jordan Roberts (Illustrator)
$16.99
ISBN: 9780578634050
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Published: Sharon Kuhn Young - April 6th, 2020

A Pocketful of Virtues, Book One is an engaging and insightful rhyming book for children that introduces several impactful virtues and provides a foundation for conversations about what they mean in a child's everyday life. Book One of the four book series introduces the following virtues: Kindness, Perseverance, Curiosity, and Patience.


Mikey's Guide: Resource Guide for Families with Children, Teens or Adults with Disabilities By Ingrid Monroy (Editor) Cover Image
By Ingrid Monroy (Editor)
$12.00
ISBN: 9780692450338
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Published: Mikey's Place - January 1st, 2020

This is the 8th Edition of Ingrid Monroy's guide, published by the non-profit Mikey's Place, a comprehensive resource guide for families in the Greater Houston area, compiled by parents for parents. This guide covers everything you need to know from diagnosis to schools, camps and therapy, as well as programs for teens and adults.


Artyfacts By Hal Evans Cover Image
$17.95
ISBN: 9781612545004
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Published: Brown Books Kids - June 8th, 2021

Joyfully Married: Wisdom from Couples Married 50 or More Years By Jeanne Curcio Cover Image
$9.95
ISBN: 9781664272866
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Published: WestBow Press - August 22nd, 2022

Joyfully Married presents the wisdom of couples who have been married for a half-century or longer. Their words may differ, but they share similar insights into how they have stayed together through all of life's "ups and downs and everything in between".


Everything Here Belongs To You By Saborna Roychowdhury Cover Image
$18.95
ISBN: 9781684339594
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Published: Black Rose Writing - June 9th, 2022

"Everything Here Belongs to You succeeds beautifully at telling an intimate and deeply felt story of a troubled connection between two young women, set against a larger narrative of ideological conflict." -IndieReader (4.8 Starred Review)


Finis. By Angélique Jamail, Lauren Taylor (Illustrator), Jayne Pillemer (Editor) Cover Image
By Angélique Jamail, Lauren Taylor (Illustrator), Jayne Pillemer (Editor)
$5.99
ISBN: 9781732862906
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Published: Odeon Press - October 23rd, 2018

Elsa's family grows more unkind by the week. Her boss, a seven-foot-tall rage demon, has control of everything but his anger. And her cat wants to eat her. Things could be better.


In the Garden of Sorrows By Karen Jewell Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9781958729328
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Published: MindStir Media - April 5th, 2023

Carmel Conundrum By Stacy Wilder Cover Image
$14.95
ISBN: 9798985426625
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Published: Wild Hawk Press - December 11th, 2022

Stolen identities, a cult, a kidnapping, an attempted murder, and a budding romance . . .



Chaos in Color: A Memoir of Childhood Trauma and Forgiveness By R. Layla Salek Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781632997029
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Published: River Grove Books - September 19th, 2023

From a young age, Layla Salek has experienced some people as colors-her mother brown, her father green, her husband rainbow. As she notes, sometimes, when words fail, colors speak.



Treasures of the Lochs By Hunter H. White Cover Image
$20.95
ISBN: 9781632996879
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Published: River Grove Books - September 12th, 2023

A long-lost treasure, a deadly chase, and a magnificent beast of legends



Empowered by Consciousness: Connect with Your Inner Power and Create A Fulfilled Life of Abundance and Purpose By Jason Medlock Cover Image
$14.99
ISBN: 9798989005611
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Published: Expansion of Consciousness, Inc. - October 10th, 2023

Are you looking to discover your inherent power and find direction and purpose? Empowered by Consciousness is the transformative guide you've been searching for. Author Jason Medlock presents a blend of practical advice and philosophical exploration of consciousness, utilizing personal experiences, expert interviews, and research to demystify complex spiritual modalities.



Mimi, a young adult afflicted with severe cerebral palsy, was taken far too soon. Though wheelchair bound with the mental capacity of a delightful two-year-old her entire life, her extraordinary social and spiritual gifts changed hearts and challenged what is "normal" for anyone she encountered. Her mother Dixie struggled to help Mimi achieve her fullest potential, learning to become a fierce advocate long the way.


Kindness Wins: Stories of Love Elementary is an educational, rhyming book meant to be used by both teachers in the classroom and by parents at home.

Kindness Wins is a teaching tool to help students better understand the world around them, and to help them realize how their word, actions, and thoughts effect that world. In this book you will…..

Meet the students of Love Elementary, and follow them as they attend their favorite class…PE!!! After a shocking incident occurs during a soccer game, the students learn a valuable lesson about kindness, and gain a broader perspective of the world around them.


This vibrantly illustrated children’s book takes readers through a series of extremely relatable classroom events, and shows children how everyone is affected when one student does not follow the rules. Featuring the same diverse class of characters as Kindness Wins…Join Jimmy and his classmates as they learn the importance of rules and why teachers and parents work so hard to make sure kids follow them. You may be surprised when you find our how the story unfolds.


We all want to be brave. What if we already are? The Bravest Lion is a reassuring story for little ones (or not-so-little ones) about confronting common childhood fears and how to find the brave lion inside, who has been there all along. A wonderful children's book to introduce and heighten awareness for Social-emotional learning (SEL) in young children.


A Christmas Conundrum By Stacy Wilder Cover Image
$10.99
ISBN: 9798985426670
Availability: On Our Shelves Now
Published: Wild Hawk Press - November 1st, 2023

A Christmas Conundrum


Nancy Drew meets How the Grinch Stole Christmas in this delightful cozy mystery set in Charleston, SC.



Fixing America By William M. Taggart Cover Image
$33.99
ISBN: 9781954779877
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Published: Emerald Books - January 30th, 2024

Have you been wondering about the big issues dominating the news? Is climate change a massive threat or not? What is really going on with immigration? More importantly, how did American politics become so divided and hostile?


Fixing America By William M. Taggart Cover Image
$18.99
ISBN: 9781954779839
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Published: Emerald Books - January 30th, 2024

Have you been wondering about the big issues dominating the news? Is climate change a massive threat or not? What is really going on with immigration? More importantly, how did American politics become so divided and hostile?


Across a Field of Angels By Ann Loutfi Cover Image
$19.95
ISBN: 9781533085887
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Published: Createspace Independent Publishing Platform - August 10th, 2016

War is hell, and World War II created hell for everyone it touched. Across a Field of Angels is the gripping story of how one Christian family, forced from their rural farm in Germany, made their slow escape from the terrors of the war and Hitler's regime.


Living EXPATations: The Journey of Repatriation By Amy Perrier-Morin Cover Image
$15.99
ISBN: 9798218294793
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Published: Lotus & Haute L.L.C. - January 8th, 2024

Living EXPATations is a captivating exploration of repatriates' experiences, delving into the often-overlooked phenomenon of reverse culture shock. The book combines poignant narratives with humor, offering a unique perspective on the challenges individuals face returning to their home countries after living abroad.



$16.98
SKU: 9798218177829

A beautifully illustrated board book about dogs and how they come in all shapes and sizes and temperaments.