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Recent Books from S.B. Authors


Thursday, August 22, 2013

Mother of Mayavati: The Story of Charlotte Sevier and Advaita Ashrama by Amrita M. Salm — The true story of a 19th-century Englishwoman and her husband who leave their privileged lives in London to travel to India and create an ashrama based on the principles of Advaita Vedanta.

The Tilted Truth: An Erotic Thriller of Intrigue, Manipulation and Deception by Ken Boehs — Former Army intelligence officer Boehs spins a tale of double-crossing, governments informants, and “psychological warfare”.

The Reconstruction of Wilson Ryder by Michael French — The triple themes of appearance, art, and success are explored in this story about a man whose face is disfigured by fire and the explosions of beauty on canvas that he creates.

Deal with the Devil by Peter Lance — Investigative reporter Lance details the story of Gregory Scarpa Sr., a Colombo family capo who was also a highly paid FBI informant for 30 years.

You Sent Me a Blue Butterfly by Lisl Auf der Heide — Grief, love, and healing are explored in Auf der Heide’s collection of poems.

The Relevance of Reason by Mack W. Borgen — This fact-oriented work lays “the foundation for gaining a true understanding” of business and politics of modern America.

The Key to the Castle: Zen and Travel Stories of Trust by Sue Schleifer — Part travel essay, part spiritual discovery, Schleifer’s work tells of finding freedom and spontaneity in our lives. (Schleifer will sign books Sat., Aug. 24, at 2 p.m. at the Book Den.)

The Modern Maya by Macduff Everton — Through stunning photos and well-researched prose, Everton reveals the trials and tribulations facing Mayans living in the Yucatan today.

Vaud and the Villains

This 19 piece 1930s New Orleans orchestra and cabaret will ... Read More