Runway RunAway Book

Books ordered here may be signed & dedicated to you. 20% of your $ goes toward the Shellist Music Scholarship Musicians tuition fund. 

From the streets of Los Angeles, as a teenage runaway waitressing at The House of Pies, to the catwalks of Paris, France working as a model/muse to Chanel, YSL, and Christian LaCroix, Lorelei Shellist has led a life full of gritty and glamorous extremes.

Her story at the surface may seem all glitz and glam, but it's beauty runs deep. It 's every woman's quest for strength, hope, happiness, understanding and inner-peace.

Rebellious, headstrong, independent and on her own at 15 - Lorelei dreamed of being a model. She made that happen through determination and serendipity; a chance meeting with a '70s Southern California Rock Star opened the A-list Hollywood doors to a wondrous world, as well as a full-blown romance.

Pounding the pavement in L.A. and New York taught her the hard knocks of being a working class model. Fortitude and sheer will jetted her off to Europe where she met the doomed love her life; fiancé Steve Clark of Def Leppard.

Theirs was a relationship mired in dizzying highs and bottomless lows, as she watched Steve drink and drug himself to death, and caught herself in the wake of his spiraling cycle of addiction and depression, unable to help.

Ultimately fleeing and finding the strength to save herself, Lorelei shares her candid, blatant truth of how she survived the greatest loss in her life, the aftermath and the determination to not only survive, but to heal her-self, and help to heal others.


Runway Runaway is highlighted by never-before-seen photos of the music and fashion industries, hand written journal entries, agenda pages, and backstage passes illustrating the story of neglected child turned teenage runaway who follows her dreams to become an international model, eventually finding herself in the process

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$10.00 Runway RunAway




  Women Will Save the World




At the Vancouver Peace Summit in September 2009, the Dalai Lama announced, “The world will be saved by the Western woman.” Shearer was struck by the profound implications of this statement and felt drawn to explore the subject. Shearer joins essays from Olympians, Billboard-topping musicians, visionary media professionals, artists, authors, and more with profiles of historical women, such as Mother Teresa, Harriet Tubman, and the founder of Junior League, each who saved the world in their own ways.

 "Women Will Save the World" Features

  • Dozens of essays from leading women across the nation
  • Profiles of historical women who saved the world through the feminine qualities of collaboration, creativity, intuition, nurturing, strength, trailblazing, and wisdom
  • Affirmations to help strengthen these inherent feminine qualities
  • Little-known historical timeline with examples of how women already have saved the world in myriad ways.
  • Ways to celebrate your feminine

Why Read "Women Will Save the World?

  "As we women are now being called to become powerful pioneers of possibility, Women Will Save the World is a unique offering that provides inspiration and hope to light our way. Given that we are the most privileged generation of women to ever walk the face of the Earth, we recognize that ushering in the new world order is ours to do, and Caroline Shearer has gifted us with extraordinary role models to emulate as we collectively rise to the task at hand."
- Claire Zammit & Katherine Woodward Thomas,
co-creators/co-leaders of the 
Feminine Power Transformative Teachings for Women 

"What a trip this book is: a pure and direct shot of inspiration. Story after story of women who have changed the world and the internal process that enabled them to succeed. So honest that it solidifies your belief that, of course, you can too."
 - August
Gold, Author of The Prayer Chest and Where Does God Live?

"Women Will Save the World is an insightful and inspiring read. I love how the stories used to illustrate feminine traits were woven together to show how women have and continue to shape our world for the better. The individual stories of these women help us see that our life's challenges and lessons are the answer to our life's purpose.
...The message in Women Will Save the World helps women embrace all of who they are, their good and self-perceived bad sides. Once we are able to embrace, accept and love all of who we are, our feminine grace and life's purpose will shine healing light out into the world."
- Janet Ong, Love for
Successful Women 

* Download PDF with bios and headshots of the featured women in "Women Will Save the World." *

Women whose essays appear in the book include Kathleen Aston, Mary Ellen Ciganovich, Jenny Craig, Leslie Davenport, Rochelle Forrest, Sally Franz, Terry Grahl, Sarah Hackley, Elizabeth Harper, Michelle Hastie, Catrice Jackson, Kiva Leatherman, Sue Lee, Carmel Maguire, Katie McCorkle, Shannon Miller, Shirley W. Mitchell, Kate Neligan, Gayle Newhouse, Kathryn Peters-Brinkley, Dea Shandera, Becky Sheetz-Runkle, Lorelei Shellist, Beverly Solomon, Dr. June Stinchfield, Alicia Vargo, Donna Visocky, Tené Williams, and Amethyst Wyldfyre. 

"The world will be saved by the Western woman."
-- Dalai Lama, Vancouver Peace Summit

Leading women across the nation celebrate the feminine nature through stories of collaboration, creativity, intuition, nurturing, strength, trailblazing, and wisdom in "Women Will Save the World.” Inspired by a quote from the Dalai Lama, bestselling author and Absolute Love Publishing Founder Caroline A. Shearer brings these inherent feminine qualities to the forefront, inviting a discussion of the impact women have on humanity and initiating the question:

Will Women Save the World?




"Women Will Save the World" 


Embracing Unconditional Love

"If you're ready to experience and express unconditional love ...
read this book!"

Chicken Soup for the Soul co-founder

Mark Victor Hansen.

Love Like God: Embracing Unconditional Love" will redefine your understanding of love. In this groundbreaking compilation, well-known individuals from across the globe share stories of how they learned to release the conditions that block absolute love. Along with the insights of bestselling author Caroline A. Shearer, readers will be reminded of their natural state of love and will begin to envision a world without fear or judgement or pain.

Be Inspired …
     To release blocks to loving yourself and others unconditionally
     To embrace every challenge as an opportunity for love
     To live without fear

Along with Shearer’s reflections and affirmations, experts, musicians, authors, professional athletes, and others shed light on the universal experiences of journeying the path of unconditional love.


Download PDF of bios and headshots of the featured luminaries in "Love Like God"

Stories include Portia Berry Allen, K.L. and Tiffany Braxton Belvin, Jesse Birkey, Chase Block, Anicia Bragg, Kundan Chhabra, Robin Craig, Crystal Dwyer, Tonya Fitzpatrick, Esq., Vida Ghaffari, Lisa Gibson, Jon Graves, Gayle Gregory, Diana Y. Harris, Dana Heidkamp, Jennifer Hicks, Jennifer K. Hunt, Dr. Matthew B. James, Jacquie Jordan, Dr. Judy Kuriansky, Lori La Bey, Sharmen Lane, Nicole Lanning, Rick Lannoye, Katharine C. McCorkle, Ph.D., Shirley W. Mitchell, Kristen Moeller, Roy Nelson, Paramahamsa Nithyananda, Deva Premal, Claudio Reilsono, Dea Shandera and Brent N. Hunter, Lorelei Shellist, Dr. Joseph Shrand, Leesa Sklover, Ph.D., Cliff Snider, Laura Stinchfield, Gloria Tom Wing Staudt, Tom Von Deck, and Tom Wright.


  "Love Like God"



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The Perfect Ladies Tee with the Exclusive "Runway RunAway" artwork logo embroidered on the front.


  • preshrunk 100% combed cotton jersey
  • 3.7-oz.
  • 36 singles for extreme softness & comfort
  • cap-style sleeve
  • satin label
  • Sizes S - 2XL





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Adult Ultra Cotton, high quality tshirt with the Exclusive "Runway RunAway" artwork logo embroidered on the left front.

  • preshrunk 100% cotton jersey
  • 6.1-oz.
  • seamless double-needle 7/8" collar
  • taped neck and shoulders
  • double-needle sleeve and bottom hems
  • quarter-turned to eliminate center crease
  • Sizes S - 5XL