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    • Dancing on the Edge of the Roof

    • By: Sheila Williams
    • Narrated by: Lizan Mitchell
    • Length: 6 hrs and 49 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 33
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Story
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31

    Acclaimed author Sheila Williams tells the compelling story of a middle-aged woman who is looking for excitement and takes a chance at starting over. The adventures Juanita encounters in her new town, Paper Moon, test her hope and courage and give her a sense of self-confidence that she never had before.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • <br />A beautiful love story

    • By carol drew peeples on 03-06-18

    Regular price: $20.99

    • On the Right Side of a Dream

    • A Novel
    • By: Sheila Williams
    • Narrated by: Lizan Mitchell
    • Length: 7 hrs and 26 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Performance
      5 out of 5 stars 1
    • Story
      5 out of 5 stars 1

    Having escaped her urban existence, middle-aged Juanita Lewis enjoys her new life in Paper Moon, Montana - but she still has a long list of places she wants to visit. With her true love's blessing, she embarks on a journey of American exploration. When her eccentric friend Millie suddenly dies, however, she rushes home and learns she has inherited Millie's bed-and-breakfast. At last Juanita has it all - true love and financial independence! But does this diner cook turned entrepreneur have too much on her plate? This novel overflows with gentle, self-effacing humor.

    Regular price: $20.99

    • Shade of My Own Tree

    • By: Sheila Williams
    • Narrated by: Patricia R. Floyd
    • Length: 7 hrs and 55 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4.5 out of 5 stars 31
    • Performance
      4.5 out of 5 stars 23
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 23

    When Opal Sullivan walks out on an abusive husband after 15 years, she has only her dreams in her pocket. Her new beginning starts in a graceful but dilapidated house. Like Opal, the house is worn-out and somewhat beaten up, but it still stands proudly and deserves a second chance. Opal opens her doors - and her heart - to a parade of unforgettable characters. It is one of these people who helps Opal understand a funny thing about life: You can't move forward if you keep looking back.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Excellent story

    • By sharon on 12-14-16

    Regular price: $29.37

    • Girls Most Likely

    • By: Sheila Williams
    • Narrated by: Cherise Boothe, Sheila Williams, Shari Peele, and others
    • Length: 11 hrs and 12 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      4 out of 5 stars 26
    • Performance
      4 out of 5 stars 14
    • Story
      4 out of 5 stars 14

    Best friends since the fifth grade, Vaughn, Reenie, Susan, and Audrey have always been considered the most likely to write the Great American Novel, marry a prince, find fame, and run the world, respectively. Now in their 50s, they are all still chasing those dreams - which sometimes makes the "girls" collide.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Enjoy, inspiring, informative and fun

    • By Eileen on 12-01-07

    Regular price: $36.37

    • My Mother's Keeper

    • By: Sheila D. Williams PhD
    • Narrated by: Dr. Sheila D. Williams
    • Length: 1 hr and 29 mins
    • Unabridged
    • Overall
      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1
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      5 out of 5 stars 1

    She was the one who gave birth to her, became her first friend, and encouraged her to try school that scary kindergarten year, which led her to a lifelong love of education. Yet, where author Dr. Sheila Williams learned most from her mother was during her mother's battle with clinical depression and later diagnosis of multiple sclerosis. Her autobiography, entitled My Mother's Keeper, chronicles Sheila's sometimes dysfunctional but endearing friendship with her mother, which endured a parental role reversal amidst her mother's mental health issues.

    • 5 out of 5 stars
    • Emotionally moving

    • By Stephanie McGuffie on 03-21-18

    Regular price: $6.95