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SUMMER is a magical time for reading. So grab your Kindle. Visit your neighborhood book store. Go online to Amazon. Just read these wonderful books and support these authors! Our Summer Top 12 Book Pick List is filled with books that will inspire you, capture your heart and intrigue you. Save this list all year round! A great book resource for you.


YOU KNOW YOUR WAY HOME is a true story about a womanYou Know Your Way Home with 5 husbands, secretly chasing killers and missing people, until she comes to a three-way collision with a brash mystery man, an abrupt therapist in a padded room and a revered Lakota medicine man.








Ignite Your Life IGNITE YOUR LIFE! HOW TO GET FROM WHERE YOU ARE TO WHERE YOU WANT TO BE by Andrea Woolf, coach, speaker and trainer, takes you on a fun and fascinating journey of discovery to clarify what's missing for you to truly ignite your life. Simply follow the step-by-step-system to design and live the juicy life of your dreams!


shanghai legacySHANGHAI LEGACY by Marion Cuba - In life, Maya clashes with her stern - even cruel - mother Hannah. But when Hannah dies, a German diary turns up revealing a shocking truth. As a girl in the brutal WWII Shanghai ghetto, Hannah made startlingly brave sacrifices. Now Maya must examine her own complacent life, with choices her mother never had. Is she brave enough to reach for them?     

Husband HUSBANDS MAY COME AND GO BUT FRIENDS ARE FOREVER is an award-winning novel by Judith Marshall, a spirited woman who didn't realize her dream of becoming an author until her late 50s.  The story is a celebration of fresh hopes, second chances, and the anything-but-simple art of relationships. The book is available on Amazon and has been optioned for the big screen.


I speak for myselfIn I SPEAK FOR MYSELF: AMERICAN WOMEN ON BEING MUSLIM, 40 American-born Muslim women under the age of 40 tell their stories. Featured on CNN, Huffington Post, TIkkun, and NPR, this is a book that dismantles stereotypes of what it means to be a Muslim woman in America. List price $16.95. Special Spirited Woman discount $11:

Courageous Truths SPEAKING YOUR TRUTH: COURAGEOUS STORIES FROM INSPIRING WOMEN is an anthology of stories by women for women. Others have called it "raw and insightful," "powerful and practical," "brave and enlightening." In this book you'll hear the firsthand accounts of women who have faced obstacles, overcome tragedy, and endured with courage. Read one and you'll keep turning the pages for more. 

PromisesPROMISES TO KEEP: CRAFTING YOUR WEDDING CEREMONY will help you design a personalized, meaningful ceremony that exactly suits the two of you and your relationship. When you stand before your community hand in hand, the commitments you're making to each other will allow your love to flourish for the rest of your lives. Can't have Ann? You need the book.


Chasing Star CHASING STARS IN THE SUNSHINE inspires you to apply Molly Nece's 5 P Philosophy and achieve your wildest dreams! Discover how to link your principles with passions, gain and sustain the persistence needed to reach for the stars, build and strengthen relationships with the people who can help you succeed, and discover your own sense of peace. Shine on!  


upsideUPSIDE: HOW TO ZIG WHEN LIFE ZAGS Has your life taken an unexpected twist or turn? Discover 29 simple techniques to move your life in a positive direction. Upside's holistic approach provides practical tools to integrate your professional skills, unique talents, and personal passions. Most importantly, Upside walks you through the changes all of us are feeling - at home, at work and in our world.   

Soar Above it All SOAR ABOVE IT ALL is Sue London's amazing story of survival and perseverance, recounting her victories over abuse, life and death pregnancy, Crohns disease, near death experience, and a cheating husband. Sue got a divorce, became empowered, and took control. Her disease went away and she created a new life. Her book encourages you to make positive changes and create your desired life.

How Do I Tell Kids About DivorceHOW DO I TELL THE KIDS ABOUT THE DIVORCE? This internationally acclaimed ebook by Rosalind Sedacca, CCT doesn't just tell you what to say. It says it for you! Age-appropriate templates show parents how to create a storybook sharing family photos and history as a successful way to have the tough divorce conversation. Great advice, tips plus four valuable bonuses!


Diva Haunts House THE DIVA HAUNTS THE HOUSE Delicious dishes are always cooking in Sophie Winston's kitchen, but when it comes to murder, this domestic diva serves just desserts. This Halloween Sophie is decorating the community haunted house and finds a corpse with a bite on his neck. Good thing a domestic diva never runs out of garlic . . . The Domestic Diva Mysteries by national bestselling author Krista Davis include entertaining tips and recipes
Would you like your book to be "showcased" in our Fall Top 12 Book Picks List? Fall is such a beautiful season for reading. Fab way to promote your book. Call Nancy to insure a spot at 805-698-3555 or via e-mail: