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Diverse Reading: Perils of War; High-Stakes Thriller; Modern Women Ambitions; Guide To Seeking Harmony


“When the Tempest Gathers” by Andrew Milburn 

(NAPS)—This is no ordinary war memoir. These are the combat experiences of the first Marine to command a special operations task force, leading Marines through the streets of Mogadishu, Baghdad, Fallujah and Mosul and culminating in the fight against ISIS. 

Very few personal accounts of war cover such a wide breadth of experience or with so discerning a perspective. Milburn tells his extraordinary story with self-effacing candor, describing openly his personal struggles with the isolation of command, post-combat trauma and family tragedy. He lets the reader experience what it’s like to lead those who fight America’s wars.? Purchase at

“The DNA of You and Me” by Andrea Rothman 

Emily Apell arrives in Justin McKinnon’s research lab with the single-minded goal of making a breakthrough discovery. But a colleague, Aeden Doherty, has been working on a similar topic that threatens to compete with her research. Emily’s rational mind is unsettled by Aeden, and when they end up working together, animosity turns to love.

Aeden decides to leave the lab, and Emily must make a choice. Years later, when she is about to receive an award for their work, Emily is able to unravel everything. A sharp novel that explores the question of career versus family, and whether one can be a loner without a diagnostic label. Purchase at

“The Midnight Call” (audiobook) by Jode Millman 

Who would ever suspect that their mentor, teacher, and friend is a cold-blooded killer? Attorney Jessie Martin didn’t—until she answers the midnight call.? 

Jessie gets a call from popular, charismatic, and handsome high school teacher Terrence Butterfield, a lifelong friend. 

He utters a startling admission: he’s killed someone. He pleads for Jessie’s help; out of loyalty she rushes to his aid, completely unaware she’s risking her relationship, career, and life—and that of her unborn child—to help Terrence. 

Jessie must untangle the web of lies and reveal the shocking truths behind the homicide. Now available in dramatic audiobook format, purchase at

“Your Auric Forcefield” by Matthew Fifeforaite 

It might be hard to imagine that unhappiness is often an unhappy energy from your environment that you can remove. But you will know this to be a fact when any level of unhappiness you might be experiencing instantly and automatically disappears when you apply the Auric Chakra Harmonization Technique™.

Auric chakras are an anatomical part of your aura. Activating their harmony will instantly produce an auric forcefield of harmony around you. The Auric Chakra Harmonization Technique is completely natural, easy to learn and simple to apply. Anyone can do it.

Read the first five chapters online at and experience the extraordinary results for yourself.

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