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Love Letters to Writers

release date: Nov 16, 2017
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Love Letters to Writers
In 52 personal, vulnerable letters, writer Andi Cumbo-Floyd shares her personal experiences of the writing journey, offers her perspective on the writing life, and shares encouragement to help writers through the hard and the joyous days of being a writer. The letters cover everything from what it feels like to sign a book contract to the times writing draws out emotion we didn't realize to the need for space in our daily lives. The letters are intimate and honest, each written with love for the writers Cumbo-Floyd holds dear. Buy Love Letters to Writers and find a companion and champion for the writing journey.

The Map That Could Twist Time

release date: Sep 17, 2019
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The Map That Could Twist Time
A cryptic map. An evasive gift-giver, and a gathering of powers. When a mysterious peddler shows up at the Wilson's vacation cabin, Jed, Charlie, and Mavis are thrust into an adventure through history. Tasked with unraveling the secrets in map the peddler gave Mavis, the three friends and the community of magic people they know must decide if saving a town is worth the risks involved. Is changing the past reason enough to risk the future? The Map That Can Twist Time is magical realism for the young and young at heart. If you love time travel, a dose of historical justice, and winsome, quirky characters, you'll love the second book in The Magic People series. Buy The Map That Can Twist Time and start your adventure.

The Bottle Of Never Forgetting

release date: Jun 16, 2020
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The Bottle Of Never Forgetting
A magical bottle. Chaos unleashed. Friends whose special abilities may not be enough. It was a routine spring day of wandering around and getting into harmless mischief until 15-year-old Jedidiah Wilson uncovered a bottle etched with scratches that look like they were once words. When Jed goes against his better judgement and opens the cork on the bottle, he unleashes a chaos that threatens the entire world and its history. Now Jed and his 64-year-old, no-longer-imaginary friend Mavis must enlist the help of the Magic People and their special abilities to bind up the magic again. Can Jed and Mavis figure out what needs to be contained and what needs to be released? Will the Magic People’s powers be enough to rebind the stories that threaten the world? Can they live with their own pasts while they save the world’s future? The Bottle of Never Forgetting is magical realism for adults and young readers alike. If you like magical stories, love a good adventure, and appreciate a bit of justice, then you'll love the third and final book in the Magic People series.

Steele Secrets

release date: Apr 05, 2016
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Steele Secrets
Ghost in the graveyard is no longer a game. The dead need her help. Mary Steele is your typical teenager bookworm. Until today, she told her mom everything, but after she meets Moses, the ghost of enslaved man, she suddenly has a secret. She's not the only one. This young adult, supernatural novel has heart and oomph. If you like small town intrigue, the mysteries of history, and spunky female narrators, Steele Secrets won't disappoint. Buy Steele Secrets, the first book in the Steele Secrets series, and journey with Mary into the dark corners of history.

Writing Day in and Day Out

release date: Aug 15, 2015
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Writing Day in and Day Out
It's not an easy thing to take time to write. The world says that writing doesn't matter much. Our families and jobs need us. We have to make money. The ugly voices in our head tell us we're not good enough. There are a ton of reasons why we choose to not write. . . and yet, if we are writers, we must find a way to the page. Over and over again. Often one of the hardest things for writers is allowing ourselves the time and space to write when so many other obligations fill our time. Writing Day in and Day Out is a book for writers who would like to find that time and space and build a practice of writing in their daily lives.In this intimate volume, Cumbo-Floyd tells about her own writing practice, shares suggestions - but never rules - for how you might find a way to more words in your daily life, and offers encouragement for the days when writing seems to be too far away or too painful.

The Boy Who Could See Secrets

release date: Jun 15, 2019
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The Boy Who Could See Secrets
A tree that sends people through time. A 12-year-old boy with powers. His adventure could mean freedom . . . Jedidiah Wilson has always wanted to get out of his hometown, but time traveling with his imaginary friend Mavis hadn't been part of the plan. When the anxious, brilliant kid and his 63-year-old friend meet a village of people with special powers, they are whisked into an adventure across time and space to help save the village's children from a man who wants to control them. Using his ability to see secrets and his talent for the classic bait-and-switch, Jed helps the villagers set their plan for freedom in motion. . . with Mavis's assistance of course. Will Jed and Mavis be a help to their new friends, or will they just get in the way? The Boy Who Can See Secrets is magical realism for adults and young readers alike. If you like magical stories, love a good adventure, and appreciate a bit of justice, then you'll love the first book in the Magic People series. Buy The Boy Who Could See Secrets today to begin your journey.

The Steele Secrets Series Box Set

release date: Apr 16, 2019
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The Steele Secrets Series Box Set
A cemetery. A school. A tree. Each with its own ghosts. The ability to see ghosts was never an ability Mary Steele ever dreamed of having, even after watching EVERY episode of The Ghost Whisperer. But once she sees these murdered souls, she has no choice but to hunt down the truth, even the truth that some people would rather her never find. Mary's courage is tested as she is threatened and bullied, and she sometimes wants to quit. But this quirky teen doesn't stop, even in the face of violence, prejudice, and long-seeded racism. Will she find the truth, and will she choose to believe it?

Charlotte and the Twelve

release date: Nov 18, 2016
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Charlotte and the Twelve
A teen with a secret. A decades-old murder. Their past could change her future… Mary Steele never saw the ghosts coming. When the spunky, brilliant teen finds 13 ghosts in an abandoned school, she didn't expect them to start a conversation with her. It turns out, the baker's dozen consists of a schoolteacher and 12 students who were killed in the 1950s. And Mary may be the only one who can set them free… Charged with caring for their stories, Mary must face her fears to piece together what happened to these 13 souls. As she encounters resistance and prejudice, the teen learns that it sometimes takes more than a little courage to change the world. Can Mary save the school and its ghostly inhabitants before it's too late? Charlotte and the Twelve is historical fiction for adults and young adults alike. If you like richly researched history, inspiring characters, and sensitive explorations of our cultural past, then you'll love the first book of the Mary Steele series from Andi Cumbo-Floyd. Buy Charlotte and the Twelve to take a captivating dive into history today!

Silence at the Lock

release date: Apr 02, 2019
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Silence at the Lock
A lynching. A ghost. A town in turmoil. Finding the body of a lynched woman isn’t on Mary Steele’s after-school agenda. When the spirited, bookish teen meets the woman’s dead teenage daughter, she discovers a secret that includes the town’s mayor and a very special 94-year-old woman. Now, Mary has to find the secret and the strength to let them be free . . . As the responsibility of her gifts weighs her down, Mary must make a choice about whether or not she’ll speak or stay quiet. When Confederate flags and white supremacists challenge her, the teen learns that sometimes courage is just about telling the truth. Can Mary show her town the truth about their own racist history? Silence at the Lock is magical realism for adults and young adults alike. If you like richly researched history, inspiring characters, and sensitive explorations of our cultural past, then you’ll love the third book of the Steele Secrets series from Andi Cumbo-Floyd. Buy Silence at the Lock today and delve into a world where ghosts and justice meet.

The Slaves Have Names

release date: Nov 01, 2013
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The Slaves Have Names
They lived with professors and waited on former presidents. They were masons and nurses, school teachers and field hands, 246 people owned by a man who struggled with the institution of slavery. Yet, almost no one knows their names.When a white woman begins to study the history of the plantations these people built, the plantations where she was raised, she discovers that the silence around these people's lives speaks of a silence in her country's history . . . and in her own life. A creative nonfiction, history book about American slavery and its legacy in the United States. If you appreciate knowing the untold stories, if you get excited about a delve into justice, if you know that history affects every bit of the way we live today, then The Slaves Have Names is the book for you. Buy it today and disappear into the lives of these amazing people.
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