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  • LEAVING THE GAY PLACE
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    A political and pop-cultural view of midcentury America in relation to the enigmatic life of a Texas-bred political journalist and novelist.Outside of Texas and certain literary circles, Billy Lee Brammer (1929-1978) may not evoke the cult recognition shared by his contemporaries, such as Ken Kesey […]

  • THE KINGFISHER SECRET
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    “Most men are gross, when you get right down to it.” Indeed, as this suggestive thriller demonstrates. Let’s see: Put a very rich man with political aspirations into bed with a porn star who decides that maybe she’d like to tell her side of the story. Mix in a Czech ex-wife […]

  • SALES SUCCESS STORIES
    on January 1, 1970 at 12:00 am

    A series of firsthand accounts describing various facets of the sales world. Ingram (Making Rain with Events, 2014), the host of the Sales Success Stories Podcast, collects  dozens of personal accounts from sales managers, agents, and executives, describing key moments and memories from their […]