About the Books
"When opportunity knocks, answer the door…"
Eddie’s young life in the 1970s has been one of poverty and loss—the last being the death of his mother. With a chance meeting at a bus stop, Eddie’s world is about to change. Almost overnight, he goes from working as a hotel bellman to becoming a pimp for call girls. Suddenly, he sees a way out of the painful life he’s lived.
As his business grows, Eddie acquires an apartment complex to house his girls. Finding himself hating his means of making a living, he can’t let go of the success, stability, and the money his business provides.
An interview with a potential new call girl, Alexandra Turner, leads him to question who he is and what he wants for his life. Is it possible for Eddie to have love despite his profession? When tragedy strikes, Eddie must choose the direction for his life and the family he wants to create. Circumstance led Eddie to a life he never envisioned—is it possible that circumstance can help him find a way out?
“Although they’d won the battle, the war had only just begun...”
Seventeen year old Ellen Gordon finds herself pregnant from her love affair with Kenny Johnson. Since abortion is illegal in the 1950’s, Kenny arranges for Ellen to have a back alley abortion. Horrified, Ellen confides in her parents and is sent away to spend her pregnancy with her parents’ friends. After the birth and adoption of her baby, Ellen struggles to survive the trauma. She spends her last year in high school suffering from severe depression. After graduation, Ellen enrolls in college to satisfy her parents’ wishes, where her roommate, a girl passionate about women’s rights, takes Ellen under her wing. Ellen finds true love in Jonathan Friedman, who falls in love with Ellen the first time he sees her. John does everything in his power to discover Ellen’s secret and win her love. But, will Ellen’s worst fears be realized when her secret is exposed? Will she ever be reunited with her child?
“Multiple pairings between two rat generations can help you understand some chaotic behaviors through controlled laboratory research.”
Maybe we can translate our rat results here at the lab into human terms...our conclusions can even save the world...
Dr. Ross Siegal stares at the envelope containing what he thought would be the latest refusal to fund his cutting-edge psychological research. Instead, he finds an unlimited letter of credit from a mysterious foundation. There must be a catch. The foundation is actually a front for a secret cabal of world leaders, led by the President’s Chief of Staff, former Navy Seal Tom Danielson, who coerces Siegal to help stop a band of international terrorists, bent on using a deadly virus to control the world.