Brooks  Birdwell Yeager

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Help choose the cover for the explosive sequel to Brooks Yeager’s prize-winning Chilly Winds, a Chincoteague Intrique.

jaguar’s claw

The second chapter in the saga of our favorite swashbuckling diplomat offers all the intellectual tension and reckless adventure which captivated readers the first time out, along with the exotic locales, unique characters, and local knowledge that make Taz’s stories so entertaining, especially when set against the backdrop of one of today’s most critical environmental challenges.     CLICK HERE to READ MORE and CHOOSE THE COVER!

Chilly Winds: A Chincoteague Intrigue named best Adventure Novel

LOS ANGELES – American Book Fest has announced the winners and finalists of The 2021 American Fiction Awards. Winners and finalists were announced in 70 genre specific categories. Awards were presented for titles published in 2019-2021.

Keen says of the awards, now in their fifth year, “The 2021 results represent a phenomenal mix of books from a wide array of publishers throughout the United States. Our success begins with the enthusiastic participation of authors and publishers and continues with our distinguished panel of industry judges who bring to the table their extensive editorial, PR, marketing, and design expertise.”  Read the complete Press Release here.

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Soul of Chilly Winds

Chilly Winds readers know how important music is to the book, and to Taz Blackwell, the book’s principal character. Taz is a musician himself, and musical scenes and settings are important markers in his life and in his community.

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