Melissa always knew that her family wasn't perfect, but she never suspected the shocking truth What would you do if, as a teenager, you found out that someone you loved had committed the most horrific of acts? Worse, what if he had done it again and again? Could you ever learn to forgive him? Would you even want to? In Shattered Silence Melissa Moore shares the true story of her life as the daughter of the notorious Happy Face serial killer. In this inspiring story, Melissa grows from a confused child to an outraged adolescent to an accepting adult. As she slowly connects the dots and realizes the full extent of the terrifying and gruesome crimes her father has committed, Melissa also begins to realize that she cannot change her father all she has control over is her own life and deciding how she will react to everything that has happened. Told with heartbreaking sincerity, this uplifting story of optimism and discovering joy, even in the face of overwhelming adversity, will inspire you to face your own challenges with a similar attitude of hope.
Texas Ranger Cody Jackson is paired with local police officer Liliana Rodriguez as they investigate a serial killer targeting illegal aliens and try to calm the growing unrest of the Mexican Americans who live in the area.
Shiloh Trudell wishes she were an ordinary girl. But for as long as she can remember, she has seen demons-otherworldly creatures that prey on the innocent-including her classmates. Sure, she loves shopping, gossiping with her friends, rebelling against her parents, and her overwhelming attraction to the one boy that seems to 'get' her. Yet deep down, Shiloh knows she isn't like other teenage girls. There's the gift of Sight (Yes, she can see dead people), the new magical powers-oh, and the lessons on demon hunting. With the body count rising, Shiloh resolves to learn more about the deadly curse on the town of Fallen Oaks, as well as the ominous shadows that seem to follow just a few steps behind Trent Donovan, local hottie and Shiloh's current crush. For reasons, she can't explain she's inexplicably drawn to Trent and the haunting world of Craven Manor. The dark secrets infused within the town have long tendrils, mostly affecting its teenage residents. Even Shiloh and Trent-especially Shiloh and Trent-are not immune from the darkness. And Trent's not the only one hiding something. Someone in Fallen Oaks has put out a supernatural hit list on the teenagers in town, and now it's up to Shiloh to face her worst fears, and then fight like hell... *Read exclusive bonus scenes in this edition only*
I try to lift the wet blanket of Taboos which silence or, at least, defines the issues that daily impact our lives: politics, religion, sex, money, war, peace, illnesses, etc. I hope this book shatters the silence.
A woman on the run seeks sanctuary in a peaceful Pennsylvania Dutch community—and finds a protector in the most unlikely of men… One moment Rachel Hartline is secure in her career and community. The next, she’s in the wrong place at the wrong time—watching her ex-husband commit a crime that puts her in unfathomable danger. Fear and hurt send her home to an Amish farm and the family she’s always trusted. But a private investigator is close behind—and he may be a threat to her in more ways than one… Cold, calculating Clint Mordan isn’t convinced Rachel is as innocent in her ex-husband’s schemes as she claims, but when her ex’s enemies target Rachel, Clint is driven to keep her safe. Maybe the terror in her beautiful eyes and the target on her back aren’t an act. But as his feelings toward her deepen, Clint realizes he’s the only one who can keep Rachel alive in a game where only the killer knows the stakes.
In the year 2020, the United States government passed the Mandatory Vaccination and Preventative Care Act. Having come up with new vaccines for things such as diabetes, heart disease, and asthma, government officials passed the Act by a landslide; unaware of the unique side-effects that the new vaccines would have on each generation that received them.The year is 2036, and it has been eight years since Tula was diagnosed with autism and taken away from her loving parents to be placed in foster care. But she is not the only one that was taken from her home on the day of her diagnosis. Tula doesn't know that her diagnosis is her death sentence, as a twisted plot unfolds, revealing a secret government-funded program that harvests children from their parents. As the first generation of children that received the mandatory vaccines get older some are discovering unique side-effects that will change the human-race forever. When Tula's path crosses with an unlikely group of teens she forms friendships that will last their entire lives-not knowing how long that might be.Now this group of teens must find a way to survive in a world where they are secretly hunted. A suspenseful, action-packed journey takes the group on a mission of self-discovery fueled by a will to survive in a changing world.
The head of Megtex after her father's murder, Alison Archer begins to fear for her life when a disembodied voice on the telephone, eerie whispers, and flickering lights warn her that the killer will strike again. Original.
How could an infant be struck down mute? Why would a mute begin to speak after decades of silence? Jeremy Banner spoke not a single word until the age of thirty-two. Isolated inside an obsessive-compulsive silent reality, he is suddenly catapulted into a new life when a random event sparks an ability to speak. Yet this comes at a tremendous cost as everything must balance out in the end. This new life is far more complicated but also more rewarding as he discovers the power of relationships and the key they hold to remembering his long forgotten secrets. Listen to the sound of the shattering of Jeremy's silence.
This book is about the journey of a woman navigating through the reality of her tortured past. It's a raw look into the life of an adult struggling to recover from childhood trauma as a result of physical, verbal, mental and sexual abuse inflicted upon her as a child. It's a roller coaster of emotions as one woman trades in her pain for purpose to break through generational curses where she takes a stand against family secrets and silence. She travels through the darkest hours of her life so she can stand against acceptance of child abuse in any form. This is the testimony of a woman saying Enough is Enough!
What if the nightmare isn’t over when you wake up? Keith never believed he’d get a happy ending, but he did. He got the girl, kept his sanity, and gained a few friends. Now he’s free to worry about normal things: choosing his carreer, getting the stamp of approval from Alice’s family… He should be a normal guy, with normal guy troubles. But after everything he’s gone through, Keith no longer believes in coincidence, and too many coincidences seem to be targeting Alice these days. He wants nothing more than to call them freak accidents, but are they? Revenge is a powerful force When evidence piles up, Keith has to face the facts. The curse that threatened to take over his shoul is far more complex than anyone thought, and it’s not going to give up. One way or another, it’ll have its due… and it’ll have revenge. How much can Keith forgive in order to learn more about the ghost haunting him? Just how far is he willing to go to save those he cares about? Could hate possibly be stronger than love?
Books 1 - 3 from The Men of the Texas Rangers Series
Author: Margaret Daley
Publisher: Abingdon Press
This bundle contains Saving Hope, Shattered Silence, Scorned Justice. Saving Hope When a teenager goes missing from the Beacon of Hope School, Texas Ranger Wyatt Sheridan and school director Kate Winslow are forced into a dangerous struggle against a human trafficking organization. But the battle brings dire consequences as Wyatt's daughter is terrorized and Kate is kidnapped. Now it's personal, and Wyatt finds both his faith and investigative skills challenged as he fights to discover the mastermind behind the ring before evil destroys everyone he loves. Shattered Silence A serial killer is targeting illegal aliens in southern Texas. Texas Ranger Cody Jackson is paired with a local police officer, Liliana Rodriguez, to investigate the murders. As Cody and Liliana race to discover who is behind the murders and bring peace to the area, what they uncover isn’t what they expected. Will Cody and Liliana’s faith and love be strong enough to survive the storm of violence? Scorned Justice Texas Ranger Brody Calhoun is with his parents in west Texas when an unexpected attack injures the brother of Rebecca Morgan, Brody's high school sweetheart. The local sheriff, a good friend, asks for Brody’s help. At first, it seems like an open-and-shut case. But as Brody digs deeper, he realizes the attack may be related to an organized crime trial Rebecca will be overseeing... one that puts Rebecca directly in the line of fire. Brody expects to protect her. But he never expects to fall for Rebecca all over again.
Pt. 1 (pp. 1-176), "Geographic and Historic Background", contains a historical essay on the Holocaust in Romania and Romanian-annexed Transnistria. Deals with the antisemitic policies of Antonescu's regime in 1940-44; pogroms in Romania before it entered the war (e.g. in Dorohoi and Bucharest), the pogrom in Iaşi in June-July 1941, and pogroms in reconquered Bessarabia and northern Bukovina; deportations of Jews to Transnistria; the Odessa massacre in October 1941 and the massacres in Bogdanovka, Domanyovka, and Akhmechetka; assistance given by Jews in Romania to the deportees in Transnistria; activities of the Zionist underground during the war. Pt. 2 (pp. 179-464), "Personal Testimonies", contains accounts of survival in Vapnyarka, Sharhorod, Mogilyov-Podolskii, Odessa, Bogdanovka, and other towns and camps in Transnistria. Pt. 3 (pp. 465-498) contains lists of those who perished in Transnistria, photographs of memorials, tables, documents, and maps.