A broken man, a woman on the run, a love that won’t be denied.
Single—and very content—real estate developer Aaron Blackman is determined not to become involved in another relationship. He’s experienced enough drama to last a lifetime. The only thing garnering his attention now is his growing business. And he plans to keep it that way. Then Simone Herron waltzes into his life, beautiful and confident. Fighting to keep his promise to himself—to remain single—he soon discovers that when it comes to love, some promises must be broken.
After losing her fiancé in an untimely death, Simone Herron relocates. She desperately needs to put the past behind her and start a new chapter in her life. While love is the farthest thing from her mind, she experiences an attraction to the handsome Aaron Blackman that frightens her. She's built a wall around her heart, but can she find the strength and courage she needs to welcome love again? To do so, she must conquer her fears and allow God to put all of her broken pieces back together.
Life is meant to be enjoyed, but let’s be honest: It’s almost impossible to live a life of abundance when you are drowning in a sea of debt and suffering under the strain of financial struggle. So many people are not free to enjoy life simply because they don’t have control over their finances. As a result, they go through life surviving and not truly living.
Thrive!... Affordably, takes the headache and the guesswork out of financial management. It is a monthly “how-to” designed to help the reader meet financial goals one step at a time. The book offers tips, advice, and basic financial management lessons geared towards helping the reader highlight strengths, identify missteps, and take control over finances. If you are looking for a way to permanently free yourself from debt, this book is for you. Jennifer Streaks takes the mystery out of management, making financial freedom attainable for anyone willing to do the work.
You deserve to live your best life. Don’t just survive... Thrive!
The nursery rhyme was wrong. Words can hurt you.
Ambitious, twenty-something FBI Special Agent Jade Harrington cuts her vacation short to investigate the murder of a conservative radio personality only to discover that he may be the victim of a serial killer. Whitney Fairchild, the elegant and charismatic Democratic senator from Missouri, campaigns in a cutthroat race for president of the United States. Cole Brennan, the most popular conservative talk-show host in the nation, battles nightly to save his country and help the incumbent Republican president maintain his ‘inner conservative’ to win re-election.
The lives of Jade, Whitney, Cole, and the killer—who has an agenda of his own—are on a collision course. That course will not just impact them each in ways they could never have foreseen, but also the future of the United States of America. Amidst a backdrop of contemporary power politics driven by the influence of talk radio and social media, DON’T SPEAK thrills even as it explores many of the complex issues facing Americans today.
Leadership 101 Series | Having the Final Say: Steps to Making Decisions for the Betterment of Your Book Club by TaNisha Webb
Some of the most important components of building a strong book club foundation includes: building trust among your group; sharing your vision with clarity so that your expectations are met; assisting your members to help insure a successful book experience; and keeping the book club moving forward. While being a book club president there’s going to be times that you’ll have to step up and make the final decisions on specific issues that will impact your group. Knowing when to interject your opinions and make final decisions is as important as understanding why and how it should be done.
Most book clubs have bylaws in place in order to help guide their group in the direction that they see fit. Many times while creating bylaws you may find that your group either do not want to make certain decisions on specific aspects or you may feel that you need to make final decisions in order to insure that the book club is consistent and doesn’t cause more work on the back end. In order to make practical decisions there are a few things you should take into consideration but first let’s start out with introducing a common book club dilemma:
A successful book club is one that not only gathers to read and discuss books, but one that encourages a sense of community amongst its members. Our book club members aren’t only the people who agree the read the same book each month, they can also be those who support us and are interested in our overall well-being. In various conversations about book clubs with other presidents, the topic of the importance of club engaging in bonding activities repeatedly surfaces.
Book Talk Stop | The Internship Manual: A Step-by-Step Guide to Getting the Internship of Your Dreams by Sharise S. Kent
In today’s competitive job market, many graduates are realizing that getting a degree isn’t enough. Landing a desirable job with little-to-no experience can be a difficult task. However, students who participate in one or more internships have starting salaries that are on average $15,000 more than their classmates who do not. If you want to make more money and become a highly sought after employee, obtaining an internship is a key part of making a smooth transition from student to working professional. In The Internship Manual, Career Coach and Internship Expert Sharise Kent delivers a must read, go-to resource for college students serious about getting ahead in the work world. From searching for the right position and resume preparation, to interviewing, understanding how to network, and what to wear on your first day, Sharise guides you through the essentials of mastering the internship process in this comprehensive manual. No matter if you are a current student or recent graduate, this step-by-step guide will give you practical tips and advice that, if implemented, can lead you to the internship of your dreams. Are you ready to succeed?
From the author of The Devil Made Me Do It
The full-figured Esther Redding doesn’t realize it, but she desperately needs a change. Her Cinderella tiara is tarnished, and her glass slippers cracked.
No longer any one’s knight in shining armor, Briggs Stokes always had a soft spot for Esther. She was in his blood, and he didn’t want a transfusion. When he returns to Detroit, he decides that nothing will keep him from her door. Well, nothing . . . but the once reformed bad girl, Monica Stokes Hawthorne, Briggs’s ex, who wants to be his—give me one more chance, again—wife. The resulting tug-of-war that ensues may be the catalyst that destroys the person they both love the most.
More than one household is upset when the prison doors swing open and a “rehabilitated” Roger, Esther’s ex, returns home. Following Roger is a sinister force so malicious that no one in their community will be left untouched.
When truth is held hostage by lies, mayhem ensues. And when it does, the lives of Esther, Briggs, Monica, and Roger are forever changed.
Don’t blink—pray—these shenanigans are too shocking to miss . . .
The second stand-alone book in the Heaven over Hell trilogy