Upcoming Books

Books currently in progress

1.  “Almighty & the Dollar: A Lifestyle of Generosity” by John Moore and Brian Cochran (self-help non-fiction): Financial advisors John Moore and Brian Cochran of John Moore Associates offer this practical and inspirational guide to money management founded on generosity and biblical principles. You’ll discover a lifestyle of generosity that will make you happy, thankful, and satisfied with where you are financially and where you are going. This book is a new edition of the originally-published book/workbook called “The Almighty and the Dollar.” Manuscript in production

2. “Not Until He Left” Second Edition by Dionne Arceneaux (creative non-fiction memoir and self-help): First published through her imprint Destiny Ink in 2006, pastor and speaker Dionne Arceneaux is updating and expanding her amazing story of triumph over tragedy that saw her come through molestation, disillusionment, and divorces to see God’s hope and healing. Manuscript in first draft

3. “Second Chances” by Terri Tafoya (creative non-fiction): With unwavering directness and vulnerability, Terri Tafoya tells her riveting and raw story of her pursuit of a dream marriage that was marred and ultimately destroyed by adultery and broken expectations. She shares how she is moving forward, and she hopes to inspire women to find hope and healing for their brokenness through the unconditional love and power of God. Manuscript in first draft

4. “The Purpose and Power of Mentorship” anthology, compiled by Dr. Amanda H. Goodson and Marvin Carolina (self-help non-fiction): Experts from across the country share their insights on mentorship, both given and received, and impress upon the reader the value of mentoring for their lives. Manuscript in first draft

5. By John Moore and Brian Cochran (self-help non-fiction): Financial advisors John Moore and Brian Cochran of John Moore Associates are creating two books on the subject of continuity—one from the point of view of the predecessor, the other from the perspective of the successor—to guide companies to plan and execute a winning continuity plan. Manuscript in first draft

6. “Lead Well By Design” by Lisa A. Perez (inspirational non-fiction): Founder of Vital Transformations, LLC, personal and leadership development coach Lisa A. Perez shares her proven principles to engage in a positive mindset, build personal capacity, and develop and maintain a supportive work / life environment, all filled with purpose and rich with meaning. Manuscript in first draft

7. By Okongo Samson (inspirational non-fiction, as yet Untitled): Okongo Samson, founder and director of Unite 4 Africa, shares how he was abducted by a terrorist army that ravaged northern Uganda and brutalized for weeks before a God-directed, miraculous turn of events resulted in his narrow escape. Okongo has proclaimed his faith in God in Saudi Arabia, Iraq, Afghanistan, Sudan, Somalia, and other countries. Manuscript in first draft

8. By Doug Pollock (inspirational non-fiction, as yet Untitled): Doug Pollock, director of the New Day Recovery Christian-based drug and alcohol addiction treatment center in West Monroe, Louisiana, tells his story of being a drug addict and dealer whose time in prison transformed his mindset and turned around his life. Manuscript in first draft

9. “Don’t Quit Five Minutes Before the Miracle Happens” by Jeannie Lynch (inspirational non-fiction): Therapist Jeannie Lynch shares her inspiring story of overcoming abuse, rape, family suicide, and drug abuse and alcoholism to now fulfill her passion to fight for and love God’s children who feel so broken that giving up appears to be their only option. Manuscript in first draft

10. By Nick Lang (creative non-fiction, as yet Untitled): Pastor and entrepreneur Nick Lang takes readers along with him and his wife Hannah on the Camino de Santiago, or the Way of Saint James, in France and Spain. He reveals a life-changing revelation about himself that he experienced on that trip that set the stage for his return to the Camino in 2019. Far more than a mere travelogue, Nick’s book will challenge your view of yourself and of God. Manuscript in first draft

11. “Delivering the Grace Child” by Robin Gerblick (creative non-fiction): “Grace is not always easy to define,” says fitness and life coach Robin Gerblick at the start of her book, but it is always there in ways different than you could ever imagine. Her expressive, poetic prose will capture you as Robin bares her story, and her soul, so that you may discover the grace child waiting to be birthed in your life. Manuscript in first draft

12. “Take the Time it Takes” by Aaron Scott (non-fiction self-help): Called to bring help and hope to young men, community leader and chaplain Aaron Scott’s first of several books for young men focuses on college-aged readers to help them discover and live a focused, Christ-centered life as they are transformed into the leaders God has created them to be. Manuscript in final draft awaiting production

13. “The Substance of a Woman” by Elaine Walker (inspirational non-fiction): Using the book of Genesis as her foundation, Bible teacher and speaker Elaine Walker will share how women were designed by God to be strong protectors of their families and themselves, and thrive as the women they were created to be. Manuscript in first draft

14. “The Runner” by A. Wayne Gill (fiction): Michael Knight has the perfect life – but he has a secret that will take him from being a small town preacher’s kid to the heart of the big city, where everything seems golden, glittery, and glamorous. When he gets the opportunity of a lifetime, the whole world is his for the taking, but at what cost? This will be a revised edition of the original novel published in 2011. Manuscript in first draft

15. “Be Good at Doing Good” by Paul Bellows (non-fiction self-help): Business coach and consultant Paul C. Bellows presents his principles for business strategic planning, growth, and long-term development in this practical book filled with case studies from his clients. It is now being expanded to be a companion piece to a comprehensive online curriculum. Manuscript completed and book in production

Completed book projects

Since 2013, Adam Colwell has edited, ghostwritten, or coached authors on 37 book manuscripts from creation to completion. Some have been published or are awaiting marketing to traditional publishing houses (TPH), others have been self-published by the author (SPA), and 21 have been self-published through the Adam Colwell’s WriteWorks imprint.

  1. “Jesus’ Surprising Strategy” by David Drum (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW 2013) Second printing and Spanish printing in 2014
  2. “Life Palette” by Dr. Jeffrey Allen Love (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW 2013)
  3. “Biblical Portraits” by Meg Villanueva (poetry and short story, SPA, 2013)
  4. “Pieces of Me” by Rachel Lewis (young adult memoir, TPH, 2014)
  5. “My Climb” by Wendy Lynn Larson (memoir, leukemia survivor, ACWW 2014)
  6. “Getting Unstuck: 7 Steps to Freedom” by Lee Escobedo (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2015)
  7. “Cancer with Grace” by Jacquelyn Murray (memoir, cancer survivor, ACWW 2015)
  8. “Wooden Angel: The Guardian” by Peggy Bayless Gustave (literary fiction, ACWW 2015)
  9. “No Blossoms on the Pistachio Trees” by Peggy Bayless Gustave (contemporary fiction, ACWW 2015)
  10. “God’s Lemonade Stand: 101 Sips to Refresh Your Soul” by Becky Juett Miller (devotional, SPA, 2016)
  11. “Our Believing Brethren” by Frederick Adams (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2016)
  12. “Christian Character: Remade in the Image of God. Volume 1” by Frank Martin (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW 2016)
  13. “I’m Accepted! WALKing the Journey from Freedom to Rejection” by Holland B. Nance (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2016)
  14. “Unmasking the Masquerade: Three Illusionists Investigate Deception, Fear, and the Supernatural” by Rod Robison, Dr. Toby A. Travis, and Adrian Van Vactor (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2016)
  15. “Wooden Angel: The Gift” by Peggy Bayless Gustave (literary fiction, ACWW 2016)
  16. “Pure Power! Spirit-led Ministry for Spirit-starved People” by Moe Redding with Adam Colwell (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2017)
  17. “Prayer Flash! Snapshots of Abundant Living” by Sheri Lynn Riley (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2017)
  18. “If It Was Easy, Jesus Wouldn’t Have Prayed For It” by David Drum (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2017)
  19. “Redeeming Relationships: Healing the Brokenhearted” by John O’Hair (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2017)
  20. “Creative: Designing Churches That Engage Generations Together” by Zach Yentzer (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2017)
  21. “Wooden Angel: The Generations” by Peggy Bayless Gustave (literary fiction, ACWW 2018)
  22. “Bigger Than Business: Real-World Stories of Business Owners Living Their Purpose” by Jeff Holler (inspirational non-fiction, TPH, 2018)
  23. “Broken Before Battle: Changing Lives Outside the Octagon” by Suzette Howe (non-fiction, SPA, 2018)
  24. “Oh, No…Not the Diva!” Dealing and revealing while living with mental illness” by Jacquelyn D. Murray (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2018)
  25. “Concealed to Sealed: Unmasking the Pain to Transform and Live Your Authentic Life” by Lorinda Martinez (inspirational non-fiction, TPH, 2018)
  26. “A Four-Leaf Clover: A Harbinger of Miracles” by Andrés and Marysol Malo (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2018)
  27. “The Dance Floor Saved My Life: Beating the bullies of the past – and finding hope for the future” by Christopher Brooks (creative non-fiction memoir, ACWW, 2018
  28. “#MOMLIFE Devotional Study: An Invitation to Catch Your Breath” by Alison Wallwork (inspirational non-fiction devotional, SPA, 2018)
  29. “Astronomical Leadership: Be amazed at who you are” by Dr. Amanda H. Goodson (creative non-fiction memoir and self-help, ACWW, 2019)
  30. “Financial Healing from the Inside Out” by Angela C. Preston and Dr. Amanda H. Goodson (self-help non-fiction, SPA, 2019)
  31. “The Nuts & Bolts of Investing” by Carol Jones (self-help non-fiction, ACWW, 2019)
  32. “Final Judgment & the Goodness of God” by Scott Rogers (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2019)
  33. “Confession and Character” by Randy Reynolds (inspirational non-fiction, ACWW, 2019)
  34. “Phenomenal Prayer” by Dr. Amanda H. Goodson (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2019)
  35. “Women in Leadership – Living Beyond Challenges” by Dr. Amanda H. Goodson and Dr. Yvette Rice (inspirational non-fiction, SPA, 2019)
  36. “Only Love Can Break a Heart” by Peggy Bayless Gustave (contemporary fiction, ACWW, 2019)
  37. “Freedom from Hijacked Emotions” by Dr. Randy Carlson (self-help non-fiction, SPA, 2019)

 


My Core Values

INTEGRITY: I will be honest and not lie or mislead in anything I do.

WORK ETHIC: I will have a consistent commitment to honor best practices for writing, editing, publishing, and coaching; I will seek ongoing training for my skills.

COMMUNICATION: I will communicate with clients and my team clearly and thoroughly regarding expectations, processes and deadlines, scope of work, and terms and conditions of agreements.

INTERACTION: I will practice one-on-one interaction with a customized, personalized approach to help others tell their story.

RESPONSIBILITY: I will be accountable for my business' finances and sustainable practices; I will be accountable to my causes through my volunteerism and giving.

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