Books, etc.

A summary of  books, essays and more by Nikki Stern 

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The Former Assassin
(Ruthenia Press, 2018)
In this character-driven suspense thriller, a wife, mother and former assassin tries to reconcile her unhappy and morally compromised past with the possibility of a happier future.
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Hope In Small Doses
(Ruthenia Press, 2015) nonfictionNikki offers a version of workable hope that thrives not on certainty, but on possibility. Review: “Sparkling with human dramas, observations and quandaries.”
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Because I Say So
(Ruthenia Press, 2013) nonfictionThis provocative book explores the role of moral authority in American contemporary culture. beginning with Nikki’s experience as a 9/11 widow. Review: “Impassioned and important.”
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Essay Contributor

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“A Tale of Two Memorials”
Beyond Zuccotti Park
(New Village Press, 2013)

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Global Chorus
(Rocky Mountain Press, Fall 2014)

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Murder to Go™
(Samuel French, 1990)

libretto by David Landau, music & lyrics by Nikki Stern
an interactive musical murder mystery series

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Murder at Cafe Noir
Noir Suspicions
Noir Pointblank
Contempt of Court
The Altos
Murderous Crossing
Bullets for Broadway