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Featured Books

Lala Pettibone’s Act Two

She won't be able to write her way out of this one...

Meet Lala Pettibone, a forty-something widow whose outrageous antics befit women half her age. When Lala leaves her beloved New York City to relocate to a whole other Manhattan on the opposite side of the country, she’s less than thrilled. But good things come her way in sunny California, including inspiration to finish writing an uproarious book based on her own delightfully ridiculous adventures.

Morgan Otter Saves the Sea Turtles

Sea Turtle Super Hero Saves the Day

Eight-year-old Morgan Otter moves from her home in the hot Arizona desert to damp, green Georgia when her father gets a new job. She attends a day camp at the Nature Center where she meets new friends and learns about the animals of the Lowcountry, including endangered sea turtles. As Morgan learns about the sea turtles, she vows to become a sea turtle superhero with her new friend, Claire. The dynamic duo help protect baby sea turtles at the beach and make sure they make it to the ocean unharmed.


Good Gamblers Know When to Fold

Chelsea is your average seventeen-year-old, but she’s hiding a hard truth: she and her father are broke. Convinced she must do something quickly, she sneaks into a casino and wins a game of poker. An addiction quickly forms which threatens to expose a complicated web of lies to everyone she knows.

The Girl from Old Nichol

You can never escape your past...

Born into extreme poverty in the London slums, Gladys Tunner bravely strives to survive until she’s forced to escape and run for her life, creating an elaborate masquerade that leads to both love and heartbreak. This rich and compelling historical novel has you rooting for Gladys from beginning to end.

The French Impressionist

Silence Can Speak Volumes

Rosemary is on her own for the very first time. Part of an exchange program for young artists, she arrives in southern France with a goal of never returning home. As she struggles to hide her obvious communication disorder, she realizes her lies are beginning to spin out of control.

The Tale of the Dancing Slaughter Horse

A true story of sparing a life and learning to dance

When Victoria meets Moonshine, an ex-racehorse saved from slaughter and abuse, she has no idea that they will become inseparable. Victoria teaches Moonshine to dance, and Moony teaches Victoria the importance of heart and perseverance as the two come of age and work miracles together in this compelling memoir.

    Amberjack Publishing, founded in 2014, is an independent small press of fiction books with offices in New York and Idaho. Amberjack’s books are distributed by Midpoint Trade Books, one of the largest distributors in the industry.

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