Self-published books by our students make us proud. With more self-published authors finding success, it’s great to see our students do the same.
Our Self-Publishing School students have been crushing this past month. With so many books launched in July, it’s incredible to see the success and outcome of our students’ hard work and dedication.
Congratulations to our Self-Publishing School July graduates on their book launches! Check them out and enjoy some great reads.
Do you want to get in on the fun with our students and go from blank page to published author in 90 days…or even less? We can teach you how! Each of our students started out exactly where you are: with nothing more than a desire to publish a book and maybe an idea.
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OUR JULY SELF-PUBLISHED AUTHORS:
Tracy Hagerman – Apex of Doubt
Launch Date: 7/1/2018
Apex of Doubt is the second book in The Wilson Series penned by the author, Tracy Hagerman.
A young family reunited. A three-year-old with a new lease on life. A surgeon on the cusp of international fame. Fighting an ominous attack, the Wilson family finds that their faith is once again put to the test in this romantic suspense novel.
Apex of Doubt is the second book in the Christian Fiction Wilson Series. If you like gripping suspense, touching dialogue and enduring romance, you’ll love the second installment of Tracey Hagerman’s moving series.
Kathy Heshelow – Use This for That
Launch Date: 7/1/2018
Are you interested in essential oils, but don’t know where to start? Are you confused about which essential oils to use for what? Be confused no more! This book is for you!
This is an easy-to-use guide to get the most out of your essential oils.
Essential oils hold great wellness benefits. Kathy Heshelow makes it easy for beginners or dabblers in aromatherapy to walk away with a good understanding of how to USE THIS FOR THAT.
You’ll get great info, recipes, applications and tips to keep you and your family well.
Brett Dillon – Millennials: Your Secret Weapon to Kick Ass in the Marketplace
Launch date: 7/1/2018
Do you struggle to lead Millennials? Do you look at your Millennial workforce and wonder how on earth you can win in your marketplace? Do you feel stuck with a generation of workers who just can’t get it together?
This insightful and entertaining book will teach you how to win in your marketplace with a secret weapon: your Millennials!
I teach you how to turn your Millennials into a kick ass team through 3 workplace interventions.
If you are like many business leaders and managers, you struggle with how to recruit employees who are engaged with their work, retain talented employees, increase productivity, help your people gain rare and valuable skills, establish a culture of accountability, and most of all— how to turn your Millennial workforce into your secret weapon to win!
Let’s face the brutal truth: your people are your only unique, sustainable, competitive advantage and differentiator in your operating space—learn how to develop them for maximum effect!
Roger D. Haber – A Great Cloud of Witnesses
Launch Date: 7/2/2018
A Great Cloud of Witnesses: Listening to Faith Heroes, is an inspirational Christian book that invites the reader to listen to the stories of faith heroes like Noah, Moses, Rahab, and David. They and countless others, of whom the world was not worthy, are cheering us on as we run the race of faith, keeping our eyes on Jesus.
Jean Max St. Louis – You Only Have One Life
Launch Date: 7/8/2018
In a unique way, this book will help to tackle your stressful situations from the inside out. Namely, this book will help you to deal with your troubles at the very root of them. The lessons taught in this book do not promise to remove all your stresses. However, they will teach you how to have full control over your stress and how to prevail over it.
Tammie Pittsley – Rising Above the Fog
Launch Date: 7/10/18
Does your life hurt? Are you hopeless? Do you feel helpless to change anything? Do you think the bad times will never end?
If so, Rising Above the Fog is the book for you. In its pages, you’ll find a kindred spirit who has walked the road you’re on and come out the other side, victorious over the depression that at one point threatened everything she held dear.
Part self-reflection, part self-help, the author takes the reader gently towards the truth that no-one is responsible for your life but you – even when living with depression, or maybe especially when living with depression. With Biblical guidelines and illustrations, as well as personal anecdotes, this book will illuminate your understanding of how much is in your power, and where to start in changing your life.
Elle Muliarchyk – What Underwear Does a Zebra Wear?
Launch Date: 7/11/18
What Underwear Does a Zebra Wear? is the first-ever book of jokes totally written by a kid for other kids.
Is there any sound in this world more exhilarating than the sound of your child’s laughter? Laughter comes so easily to them. A silly sound… dad stubbing his toe…boogers!
But one day will suddenly develop a more “sophisticated sense of humor – their very own brand of jokes!
That s what happened to the parents of 2.5-year-old Henley, when she began creating her very own jokes…complete with clever puns, wordplay and an innocent irreverence.
In the utterly delightful and hilarious What Underwear Does a Zebra Wear? Henley s jokes are brought to life with elaborate and gorgeous illustrations.
Chris McKay Pierce – Customer Service Can be Deadly
Launch Date: 7/14/18
This is a tongue in cheek, cozy mystery with a slight edge for any audience, young adult to old adult. The quiet life of a Customer Service Specialist just got interesting, and scary. Chris is a quirky but feisty lady who is faced with a stalker who wants her help, extreme cold, and a crazy private investigator who loves the chase. Flowers and vague notes are not the boss of her, but she wants to help a woman in trouble, if only that woman can figure out what she wants. She is a typical Minnesotan faced with the unexpected. That has to be funny. At least she has wine, her neighbor has chocolate and her Saturn works.
Qat Wanders – Dancing with Venus
Launch Date: 7/15/18
A Theological Tale of Travel, Romance, and Spirituality
Ruth’s unusual journey continues when she leaves her childhood home once and for all and embarks on an adventure of wanderlust, gypsy culture, and spiritual disruption.
Her life lessons about love, loss, and inner peace have only just begun. Ruth is searching for depth in a shallow world. But she fully intends to travel every inch of the earth until she finds what she is looking for.
In her quest, she meets Bianca—who embodies everything Ruth has been striving to achieve.
Their deep soul-connection blossoms as the two women dance their way around the world together.
Ruth and Bianca experience different cultures and lifestyles in some extreme circumstances, such as burlesque dancing in Europe, belly dancing in India, train-hopping across the United States, and even joining a circus! Ruth eventually opts to step away from her prestigious modeling career to embrace a simpler and more challenging way of nomadic living with her free-spirited partner.
In her travels, Ruth discovers she is actually comfortable with discomfort, and she is addicted to simplicity.
Join these two vagabond beauties in Phase Two of the Searching for Venus trilogy, as they face mainstream society, urban sub-culture, and their own egos head on.
Wendy Van de Poll – Off to School
Launch Date: 7/15/18
The fourth book in the Bestselling Series ~ The Adventures of Ms Addie Pants
Off to School is perfect for every child who is learning they are perfect just the way they!
Learning to trust and love oneself when faced with bullies is not always easy. Ms Addie Pants seems to have the most difficult time with this task but she finds that she can do it!
Ndeye Labadens – How to Crush Social Media in Only 2 Minutes a Day
Launch Date: 7/17/18
Discover How You Can Become A Social Media Titan By Spending Only A Couple Of Minutes A Day!
How does travel-vlogging and making money at the same time sound?
What do you think about skyrocketing your social media pages by simply spending just 2 minutes every single day?
Impossible and unreasonable?
That’s because you do not currently possess all the information and tools to make it happen!
Not to mention, you will also get a free trial to the Online Course as well!
Social Media Marketing Is The Name Of Today’s Game -And This Is How To Crush It! Whether you’re trying to promote a business, a book, a product of any kind, or simply yourself, social media are the way to go. Correctly using social media for promotion, however, is easier said than done. That’s why we’re here! A Hands-On Approach To Tons Of Social Media Insiders’ Secrets! This social media marketing and promotion guidebook is your go-to resource for all your social media promotion needs.
So, What Are You Still Waiting For?
Laura Domino – 5 Powerful Ways to Show Love
Launch Date: 7/23/18
Wouldn’t life be better if we all focused on loving God and people? (Matthew 22:37-40) Looking around at the way humans are treating each other, it seems that we need a refresher course on how to do that.
Author Laura Domino, having experienced the thrill of volunteering locally and internationally, helps women build love and kindness in their community.
5 Powerful Ways to Show Love is the pathway to more powerful love. It walks you through easy-to-follow examples as you learn to set in place the building blocks of a kinder, more loving community.
Yvonne Jones – My Robot Bot
Launch Date: 7/23/18
This sweet book is all about Robots. You will find a flying Robots, a water-spraying Robots, a really, really strong Robot, and a Robot that just GOES, GOES, GOES.
With rhyme and rhythm, Robot and his little friend play, tumble, and have lots of fun all day long. Together, they discover that we all are unique and perfect just the way we are.
With sweetness and humor, this fun story of an adorable duo will win the hearts of all little Robot lovers out there.
Kim Baker – Girlfriend 101
Launch Date: 7/24/18
Are you in a committed relationship and some issue keeps coming up again and again? Or are you single and every time you start dating, something blocks you from moving forward into a long-term relationship? Or maybe you aren’t dating but would like to and aren’t sure how to move forward. In this relatable, action-oriented book, Kim Baker presents 7 ways to get rid of past baggage to make room for the relationship you’ve always wanted. Girlfriend 101 offers • A way through old grief and patterns that keep us stuck • Strategies for getting more in touch with how our thoughts impact our lives • Practices to become more self-responsible rather than telling ourselves a victim story • Tools to identify if you’re in a toxic relationship with another person or yourself • Strategies for building consistent self-care habits to stop abandoning our own needs • A focus on building empowered, authentic relationships Girlfriend 101 helps readers drop the baggage to heal most important relationship of all – the relationships with ourselves.
Ariston C.M. – Poetry’s Love Song
Launch Date: 7/28/18
This book contains a mix of emotions that connects to love; some good, some bad, and some that will give us hope. Hope that we will truly find the love that satisfy our thirsty souls. This book contains some of the poetry from my book The Courage to Dance Again: Finding Purpose in Your Pain. It is my hope that you will enjoy the full range of emotions that you will feel as a result of reading this book. May you find love and satisfaction in all areas of your life. Embrace the beauty of love, it has been waiting for you!
Catherine Beck – Clawdia’s Capers: Making New Friends
Launch Date: 7/27/2018
It’s tough being the new kid sometimes, isn’t it? Clawdia, a spunky little kitten, feels lonely in her new home. Clawdia wants to make friends with her new brothers, ChiChi and Clyde. But ChiChi and Clyde are not sure they want to share with this bouncy little cat. Can Clawdia change their minds? Will Clawdia find her own special place in the house, or will she give in to her bossy brothers? Dive in and find out if Clawdia’s shining purr-sonality wins them over!
Rajendran Selvaraj – Stocks to Buy
Launch Date: 7/28/18
As a trader, investor or beginner, you always have the question, “How can I find the best uptrending momentum stocks every month?” Most of the time it is a complex process. Other times it is quite easy. Even when finding the right stocks is easy, we still want to be sure to make a profit.
Stocks to Buy is a simple strategic guide that anybody can use to find the best-performing stocks in the market.
Stocks to Buy will show you that.
Jennifer Kittredge – Arranged
Launch Date: 7/30/18
Sam Andrews, Tampa Bay’s most notorious millionaire bachelor, is infamous for getting exactly what he wants. A shrewd real estate investor, known as bulldog when it comes to business transactions, he does whatever it takes to win, no matter the cost. When he discovers his inheritance comes with a marriage clause, he finds himself working the deal of his life. Hire someone to marry him or lose everything he’s worked so hard to attain.
Sydney Andrews is in way over her head. Not only did her fiancée leave her for someone else, he also left her buried under a mountain of debt. A chance meeting with the infamous Sam Andrews, finds her with a proposition that would change her life. Desperate to eradicate her financial strain she quickly realizes, this arrangement would indeed eliminate her debt, but it could also break her heart.
Ariston C.M. – The Courage to Dance Again
Launch Date: 7/30/18
The Courage to Dance follows the story of one woman’s search for meaning and quest for a better life. In her journey toward success, Ariston C.M. struggles through the trials and tribulations of child poverty, abuse, domestic violence, and her own self-doubt. As an adult, she is left at the mercy of two unhappy marriages, riddled with mental abuse and infidelity. In her greatest moment of despair, she has thoughts of suicide and even wanting her own children to die to avoid pain. Her escape from these marriages comes as a relief, but in her journey toward healing she is also met with a realization: Survival is not the aim anymore. She must think bigger and realize her own potential. Through her renewed faith in God she begins on a path of self-actualization, no longer deferring her own dreams or happiness. As she pursues her education, she begins to understand that it does not matter where she comes from or where she has been. She must see herself as her God does, born anew and ready to build a better future.
Inside this book, Ariston C.M. discusses her life and her arduous journey toward salvation. She shines light on what it is to emerge from ultimate darkness and offers strategies to empower women from all challenging walks of life. Through her own lived experiences, she shows that believing in God and oneself are not mutually exclusive but both necessary parts of a life built on redemption. This book contains poetic expressions throughout it and begins a meaningful dialogue on what it is to overcome just about anything and find life’s purpose as a woman of faith. Her story is a testament to the power and resilience of the human condition.
Teresa E. Garvin – To Reach the Stars
Launch Date: 7/31/18
A true-life story, “To Reach The Stars”, Teresa is rising above her past, while she struggles to embrace the reality that she will not be able to return to her native homeland.
With nowhere to go, she soon realizes that the unfamiliar and challenging country where she had thought she was only visiting for a short time was going to be her new home.
Her soon thought plans of returning to her home in her native Poland crushed by circumstances beyond her control.
Beautifully written, with heartbreaking honesty; “To Reach The Stars” is an unforgettable reminder that regardless of one’s social status, or place of origin, the American Dream is still within reach for those who have the desire and determination to succeed.
In this short story, you will find many business inspirations that come from the authors 37 years of challenges and achievements that she experienced as a successful business owner, entrepreneur and mentor.
Her practical and useful business lessons are mixed with the true life struggles and set-backs combined with the achievements and goals that resulted in rich rewards and success.
This short story will inspire you “To Reach The Stars” and help you to build the confidence in yourself to achieve.
Teresa E. Garvin – Clean Up: Wipe Your Debt Away
Launch Date: 7/31/18
This book will take you through every step of building a business. From assessing what form of business is good for you, through gaining your new client base, to growing your business and leading you towards a life of financial independence.
Soon, you will become a business owner, not a business operator.
To find the right answers, we must first ask the right questions.
What questions are the right ones, when you don’t know the subject?
This book asks the right questions, and provides answers to get you started in creating your business.
And when you grow your knowledge and curiosity, you will have more questions.
This book provides you with a website to post all your questions and receive excellent answers to help you become the best in your industry.
The only move that matters is your next one.
CONGRATULATIONS to all of our students who published a book in the month of July! Your hard work has not gone unnoticed.
And remember, if you want to self-publish your book and end up on a page just like this, get started today with your free training because you can never start working toward your publishing dreams too early.