Open Books Press

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Open Books Press publishes quality books which inform and benefit the reader and serve the greater good, including adult nonfiction, and fiction for all ages. Titles are published in trade paperback, Kindle and other eBook formats. Printed books are available in the USA, UK and numerous countries around the world.
Open Books Press is an imprint of Pen & Publish, Inc., an education and nonprofit specialist established in 2005, dedicated to a win-win-win collaborative publishing model.

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Ever Faithful to His Lead; My Journey Away From Emotional Abuse
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Personal memoir
How does a young woman from a stable, loving family make so many poor choices when it comes to love? Kathy must face her self-defeating patterns before she and her children become a statistic. The lives of her two children depend upon the choices she makes. Join Kathy on her roller-coaster ride of self-discovery, from shame and guilt to inner strength in her tears to triumph story.
Coyote-meeter's Abyss
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Literary
Strange halos of light above the sacred mountain! Eerie sounds echo through the dark canyons. Two reservation men are fiercely attacked by spirits of the dead near the Mexican border! Frightened residents confront village elders for answers to the mystery. Danny Rivas, the coyote-meeter, and his grandfather Joseph, must move quickly before utter chaos engulfs the reservation! Danger awaits...
Confessions of an Imperfect Caregiver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Family relationships
Bobbi Carducci’s life was about to change. Her ill father-in-law 's odd behavior was a mystery when he came to live with her and Mike. For the next seven years Bobbi did everything she could to save him from himself—while he tried to convince everyone that he didn’t need her and that she was crazy. Caregiver Bobbi took on “the system” and Rodger’s Schizophrenia, Parkinson’s disease, dementia...
Secrets of the Medicine Pouch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,110. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books
Crystals filled with mysterious powers. Hidden wisdom protected by ancient spirits. A desert people on the edge of destruction! With his final breath, Chief Gray Horse foresees catastrophe for the Tohono O’odham nation. Wise Joseph and his grandson Danny risk their lives to unravel the secrets of the Chief's medicine pouch. Will they find the ancient wisdom in time to save their people?
One Side of Suicide; Experience moving from surviving to thriving
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Health, wellbeing, & medicine » Healing
"One Side of Suicide" draws on the author's personal use of journaling to move from surviving to thriving in a powerful story of loss and love. Writing prompts help you go within on your own healing journey. Includes professional resources.
The Secret of Eastman Springs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Sara, a shy teenager, makes a bargain with Lacey, a restless spirit who promises to help Sara win the affections of a special boy. In exchange, Sara must uncover the secrets that led to Lacey’s disappearance eighteen years earlier. Too late, Sara realizes that Lacey’s darkest secret may destroy the people Sara loves.
Change of Heart: A Black Man A White Woman A Heart Transplant, and A True Love Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,900. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Nonfiction » Biography » Woman biographies
Robert Dunn experienced hatred and bigotry as part of a black family moving into Queens. At the same time, Dorothy Moore was abandoned by her Irish-Catholic parents. Their stories became one when heart surgeon Dr. Mehmet Oz implanted Moore’s heart into Dunn. The prior events, and the terror Dunn walked through upon realizing his life was saved by a white woman led to his true "change of heart".
The Emperor's Ring
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Price: Free! Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » Asian
A craftsman in the palace of the Han Emperor looked deeply into a yellow jadestone, listened to what his ancestors whispered about the jade’s powers; keeping safe the life and thoughts of its wearer, a Han lord who became Emperor. He fashioned it into a ring, a turtle as the guardian spirit of the wearer’s long life. The jade turtle ring grew heavy with its story.
Gift of the Desert Dog
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,150. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
A twelve year-old Tohono O'odham boy and his grandfather embark on a hazardous journey across Arizona's desert to the summit of legendary Baboquivari Peak to seek the spirits of their ancestors. Treacherous mountain passes, drug smugglers, and the mystery of ancient petroglyphs test their dedication to one another on a quest to the place where I'itoi, the first O'odham, walked Mother Earth.


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