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Kimball Converse Pier

Posted by on Nov 14, 2017 in Blog, Lucky Bat Authors, Nonfiction, Recent Books | Comments Off on Kimball Converse Pier

Kimball Converse Pier

Author of Killing Penelope, A daughter’s memoir of failed rescues. A hauntingly beautiful memoir of humor, grace, gratitude, and failed rescues Killing Penelope is a true story about a girl’s devotion to her mother, Penelope, a wild and eccentric woman who never intended to have a child, and to her father, Gardiner, a Harvard-educated physician whom the child depended upon to be the steady, stable parent. Penelope did not wear dresses and heels like other mothers of the 1960s. She wore Levi’s and men’s shirts, and she held a...

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A Daughter’s Memoir of Failed Rescues

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A Daughter’s Memoir of Failed Rescues

Haunting, beautiful, this is a story of love and loss told by Kimball Converse Pier, Ph.D., a depth psychologist and psychotherapist, whose childhood was shadowed and brightened by a mother’s wild life and maybe more even by that mother’s wild love of life. Read more about this new memoir, just out by Lucky Bat Books in both print and ebook.

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N.M. Cedeño releases latest spine chiller, “The Walls Can Talk”

Posted by on Oct 26, 2017 in Blog | Comments Off on N.M. Cedeño releases latest spine chiller, “The Walls Can Talk”

N.M. Cedeño releases latest spine chiller, “The Walls Can Talk”

We at Lucky Bat Books are excited to announce the long-awaited release of mystery writer N.M. Cedeño’s third novel, The Walls Can Talk. This spine-tingling paranormal ghost story from the author of All in Her Head and For the Children’s Sake was spawned from her Bad Vibes Removal Services short-story series. * * * Not all is well in a home that seems straight out of a fairy tale . . . The Hanovers inherited an ancient Irish castle . . . that’s been moved to central Texas. But once they move in, they find not all is well...

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Terry Katzer

Posted by on Aug 24, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors | Comments Off on Terry Katzer

Terry Katzer

Terry Katzer lives in Carson City, Nevada, with his wife Gi-Gi, two canine pals, one great kitty, and a desert tortoise. He has a bachelor of science degree in geology and has authored and co-authored more than a hundred scientific papers on hydrogeology. Arctic Under Attack was published by Lucky Bat Books in summer 2017. It’s Katzer’s first novel, and a sequel is in the works. Available in print and ebook on Amazon, Barnes & Noble, Smashwords, Kobo, and...

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Lucky Bat Books Releases Terry Katzer’s “Arctic Under Attack,” Full of International Intrigue

Posted by on Aug 24, 2017 in Featured Story | Comments Off on Lucky Bat Books Releases Terry Katzer’s “Arctic Under Attack,” Full of International Intrigue

Lucky Bat Books Releases Terry Katzer’s “Arctic Under Attack,” Full of International Intrigue

From the South Pacific to the Aleutian Islands and the wilds of remote Alaska, Terry Katzer’s military adventure novel Arctic Under Attack will sweep you up and carry you along to its breathtaking climax! Lucky Bat Books is excited to welcome author Terry Katzer to our list of authors, and we’re even more excited to announce the release of his debut novel. *** ARCTIC UNDER ATTACK: It’s 1965, and as America is increasing its military presence in Southeast Asia, the Cold War is heating up in Alaska. The Russians, desperate to stop the...

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“Arctic Under Attack” by Terry Katzer

Posted by on Aug 24, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, Recent Books | Comments Off on “Arctic Under Attack” by Terry Katzer

“Arctic Under Attack” by Terry Katzer

It’s 1965, and as America is increasing its military presence in Southeast Asia, the Cold War is heating up in Alaska. The Russians, desperate to stop the spread of democracy, send their Air Force MiGs to make incursions, testing the much-touted North American DEW Line and drawing their own line in the sand. U.S. jets have scrambled but are unable to catch them. Now an unlikely band of Americans must work together in the remote Alaskan landscape to thwart the enemy and ensure the nation’s safety. There’s Henry Mullen, a Native American...

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Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Blog, Featured Story, Fiction, Lucky Bat Books Writer Workshops, Nuno Moreira | Comments Off on Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

Lucky Bat Welcomes Patti Doty, a Fresh Voice in Women’s Fiction!

From the moment we read the first chapter of Patti Doty’s Finding Home and met her plucky protagonish Quinn, we were hooked! We’re sure you will be too. Lucky Bat Books is excited to welcome author Patti Doty to our list of authors, and we’re even more excited to announce the long-awaited release of Finding Home, the follow-up to her first book in the series, Runaway. Quinn DeMello has a long history of making bad decisions. Her problem-solving tactics—alcohol, sex, and running away—haven’t served her well. Now, in the...

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Patti Doty

Posted by on Apr 12, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, Lucky Bat Books Writer Workshops, New Voices | Comments Off on Patti Doty

Patti Doty

Patti Doty is a Nevada native. Although she won prizes for writing while she was a student, she chose a career in medicine as a physician assistant and marriage and family therapist. But she never abandoned her first love, and in 2013, she published her first Quinn DeMello novel, Runaway. Her second book in the Quinn DeMello series, Finding Home, was published by Lucky Bat Books in spring 2017. It’s available in print and ebook. Retired now, Patti travels widely—most recently spending time in Washington, DC; Halifax, Nova Scotia; and...

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New Author release!

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Blog, Featured Story | Comments Off on New Author release!

New Author release!

    Lucky Bat is pleased to welcome Mary Fischer and Fareway to Heaven to the fold! Perseverance and patience have delivered a thought-provoking, humorous tale that delves into what happens when we leave this life behind. Mary’s down-to-earth storytelling leads the reader down a path that many have often wondered about. Follow Tom as he wanders through the Great Beyond and finds out just how much affect he’s had on other lives.

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Mary Fischer

Posted by on Jan 16, 2017 in Fiction, Lucky Bat Authors, Lucky Bat Books, New Voices | Comments Off on Mary Fischer

Mary Fischer

MARY FISCHER was born and raised in the Midwest, the heartland of the country. She currently lives in the Truckee Meadows of Northern Nevada, surrounded by the beauty of the mountains. After retiring, Mary became involved in various volunteer activities. She has been a hospice volunteer for over twelve years, visiting patients and providing respite care for their families. She has served as a group grief facilitator for children who have faced the loss of a loved one. In addition, she has been involved in reading programs in schools, mentoring...

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