Here are some of our local authors and books of local interest. These selections are updated monthly, so be sure to check back!
A collaboration between three sisters who have created an illustrated children’s book based on bedtime stories their grandmother told. It has a multi-generational and multi-ethnic appeal, emphasizing the gifts children can gather by listening to their wise elders and nature. The tradition is now ready to share with the world.
The Long Journey is set roughly around 2214, Earth is barren and desolate as a result of wide-spread industrial pollution and overuse of pesticides, herbicides, and other contaminants. The elite live in the lap of luxury in the governmental Valley City, widely held to be the last remaining outpost of civilization. The rest of humanity struggles for daily survival and shares their decimated world with genetically altered creatures left from civil wars centuries before.
Robin King shares personal reflections along with hands-on exercises to support readers in finding and walking an authentic path of personal and spiritual growth. Her writings emphasize the practical value of wisdom from Western medicine, martial arts, yoga, and Eastern philosophy. She provides a framework for developing mindfulness, wisdom, and compassion that emphasizes working with the edges of your comfort zone.
The Children’s Tarot. Takes the child of any age on a delightful journey of self-discovery down the road of life. It uses poetry, music, and captivating imagery to engage the imagination, while supporting a child’s natural curiosity and intuition. Included are an audio CD of the music; a songbook/coloring book with games and activities; and a deck of illustrated full color cards in a velveteen bag.
Set in everyday language, Making Sense is an adventure into philosophy that brings a coherent view of the interaction between mind, self and world. With the reintegration of intent, a description emerges of subjectivity, of freedom and of mind activity reaching beyond the confines of consciousness. ON this journey to the source of being, everyone's path is unique, yet deeply interconnected, we travel together.
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