Divine Phoenix

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Divine Phoenix Books publishes global stories with infinite possibilities ranging from real life stories, memoirs, self help, spiritual and transformational stories.
Founder of Divine Phoenix Books, Laura Ponticello is an author, motivational speaker, thought leader and professional coach for writers, entrepreneurs and business leaders. She is also the founder of Laura’s List: Books for Women, an online community devoted to building connections through the power of a story. In this role, she has inspired thousands of readers and sponsored philanthropic events that raise money for important causes, such as breast cancer.

Laura graduated Magna Cum Laude with Bachelor’s degrees in Anthropology and Sociology from Canisius College in 1991. She has been recognized by Six Sigma, and has been featured in national publications.

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What is the greatest joy of writing for you?
To collectively share the power of stories - women I have met along the journey of life, my own experiences and to be creative energy in motion.
What do your fans mean to you?
Fans propel communication - we each have our own unique story to tell.
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My Father's Daughter, From Rome to Sicily
Pre-release—available April 1, 2017. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs, Nonfiction » Travel » By region
In this nonfiction memoir, My Father's Daughter From Rome to Sicily, by Gilda Morina Syverson, we are captivated by a trilogy travel adventure, with ancient sites of Rome, contrasting the landscape of a picturesque countryside, the seaside villages of Sicily, and olive trees in the valley of Mount Etna. This Novello Literary Award Book Finalist exudes passion, eloquence, and heartfelt language.
Motherhood: Lost and Found
Pre-release—available March 20, 2017. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 108,670. Language: English. Published by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Motherhood, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
Motherhood: Lost and Found takes the reader on a journey where Alzheimer’s disease and infertility intersect. At age 33, award-winning author and poet Ann Campanella returns to her home state of North Carolina ready to build a horse farm and start a family. Ann’s foundation is shaken when she experiences multiple miscarriages at the same time her mother spirals into Alzheimer’s.
Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother's Unconditional Love
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016 by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Children with special needs, Nonfiction » Biography » Autobiographies & Memoirs
What Happens When You Search for Hope? Beyond a Charmed Life, A Mother’s Unconditional Love is an inspirational memoir about a mother’s love for her special needs son with heartfelt stories and a triumphant spirit of overcoming insurmountable challenges. From caretaker to advocate role, author Barbara Huntress Tresness wants to share “you are not alone and hope does exist”.
So What Are The Guys Doing? Inspiration About Making Changes And Taking Risks For A Happier Life
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 47,770. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Friendship, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General
In So What Are The Guys Doing, award-winning journalist and author, David J. Figura shares his transformational journey and captures the narrative of 50 men regarding real life subjects, such as, career, friendship, marriage, relationship, religion, sex and midlife challenges. Reader Discussion questions suggest dialogue for personal reflection, and with couples, friends and book clubs.
Live the Life of Your Dreams: 33 Tips for Inspired Living
Price: $6.33 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014 by Divine Phoenix. Categories: Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / General, Nonfiction » Inspiration » General self-help
Award winning author and renowned inspirational speaker Laura Ponticello interviewed women from all over the country to uncover first-hand what inspires them in their daily lives. In doing so, she discovered that women feel most inspired when they are empowered. Live the Life of Your Dreams: 33 Tips for Inspired Living is a collection of healthy practices for inspired living.


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