Ric Morgan's

The Death of Amelia Booth

In Uncategorized on January 11, 2015 at 12:28 am


Collaboration in the research community is a truly wonderful thing. I would wager that the best books on any subject share one common trait: a lengthy acknowledgements section. When your subject is as vast and as multifaceted as the Lincoln assassination, it’s impossible to truly go it alone.  Thanks to the internet, connections are made between people and facts all the time, expanding our collective knowledge in ways we never thought possible.  Some of my proudest moments have been when this blog has able to facilitate a discussion that has changed our understanding of event (like when we determined that conspirator George Atzerodt is NOT buried under the name “Gottlieb Taubert” in St. Paul’s Cemetery as was previously thought).  Therefore it is always a highlight to receive an email out of the blue from someone who has found a valuable piece of information and wants to share it.

Amelia Portia Adelaide…

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Editions and Ordering

In Uncategorized on September 1, 2012 at 11:28 pm

Print Edition

Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in 2009, as well as two Nautilus Book Awards.



eBook Edition

The PDF e-Book edition will be sent to you as an attachment to an e-mail as soon as we receive your order. It requires Adobe Acrobat Reader or any other PDF file format compatible reader.



MP3 Edition

Read by the author, Ric Morgan, with music by Dr. Eric J. Littleton, and additional vocal artistry by Robin Goldsmith. The recordings are divided into chapters and are unabridged versions of the book. A link to download the files will be sent tp you by e-mail with simple  to follow instructions.

Ric Morgan

Dr. Eric J. Littleton

Robin Goldsmith



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I Want to Teach You How to KISS!

In Uncategorized on October 6, 2011 at 8:04 pm


“Ric has condensed the Wisdom of the Ages into an easy to read book with a lot of clarity. The amount of Wisdom is astonishing.”

John Fleming – Radio Talk-Show Host


Are you one of the 9 out of 10 people who sabotage themselves?
If so, then you need to read…



Stop being your own worst enemy and start being the person you were meant to be, with the 2009 Pulitzer-nominated book , Keep It Simple and Smart. Anyone who longs for a smarter, simpler, saner existence will want to read this book as it explains how to avoid the pitfalls and overcome the obstacles we all face. Hint: It’s a lot easier than you think!


“Whatever that elusive ‘it’ might be we collectively seek, Ric Morgan has found ‘it’. I am amazed at his ability to take complex roadblocks to success and offer simple, easy to understand solutions that can be implemented easily and immediately. Ric offers an easy, step-by-step approach. He is a consummate public speaker, motivator and teacher whose ability is to communicate to his listeners the simple keys of life. Pay attention to this man…”

Don McCauley – Business Executive and Radio Host


Keep It Simple and Smart is a dynamic 80-page, power-packed, life-changing book that teaches readers how to unlock their personal power. The book’s fresh, easy-to-read and understand, straight-forward approach makes for entertaining and informative reading that is perfect for today’s tough times, and long into the future as well. Nominated for a Pulitzer Prize in 2009 and Nautilus Book Awards in two categories, reading Keep It Simple and Smart will teach you: 

  • The importance of living simply.
  • How to live and work smarter.
  • The three major keys to a simpler, saner and smarter life…thought, choice and action.
  • The value of the Secret little key in the whole scheme.
  • The life-lessons to help create a new and better you.
  • The 5 biggest mistakes to avoid.
  • How to distinguish the two types of truth.
  • The  three powerful words that will change your thinking and your life…INSTANTLY!


“Your book is full of good information that comes from the heart, not at all written from the intellect, like so many of these books.”

Helena Steiner-Hornsteyn – International Speaker, Author and Radio Host




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