• FICTION

    ESTHER'S STORY

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FICTION

ESTHER'S STORY

by P.K. Thomas

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    SURRENDER

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BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

SURRENDER

by Marylee MacDonald

A touching personal account of a journey to understanding and acceptance; informative and unsettling. Full review >

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    DIARY OF A MALPRACTICE LAWSUIT

    FEB. 21, 2020

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

DIARY OF A MALPRACTICE LAWSUIT

by JACK SPENSER

A well-crafted remembrance that may be of most interest to those in the medical field. Full review >

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    YOU BE YOU

CHILDREN'S

YOU BE YOU

by Richard Brehm ; illustrated by Rogério Coelho

An uplifting, eye-filling adventure encouraging children to realize their innate creativity and individuality. Full review >

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    I REALLY DO CARE, SHOULDN'T WE ALL?

    JULY 12, 2020

CURRENT EVENTS & SOCIAL ISSUES

I REALLY DO CARE, SHOULDN'T WE ALL?

by Lena Redman

A well-researched, thoughtful, if wandering, sociopolitical analysis of the contemporary West. Full review >

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    WATER MUST FALL

    APRIL 15, 2020

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

WATER MUST FALL

by Nick Wood

Well-considered social SF—an engrossing, foreboding, and uncomfortable offering. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE EIGHTH MASTER

    NOV. 5, 2019

  • FICTION

    THREE WOMEN

    MAY 23, 2020

  • FICTION

    ALL MAN'S LAND

    JUNE 15, 2019

ALL MAN'S LAND

by D. László Conhaim

A well-developed and thoughtful novel of right and wrong in the Old West. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    GHOST

    MARCH 15, 2019

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

GHOST

by Michael Marra

An often engrossing and edgy story of a man with conflicting loyalties. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    STARK RAVING ZEN

    MARCH 26, 2020

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

STARK RAVING ZEN

by Kristy Sweetland

A bold, if occasionally terrifying, personal account of spiritual transformation. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE FLEDGLINGS

    MARCH 9, 2019

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE FLEDGLINGS

by E. DeLaurentis

A series opener that explores an intriguing creation myth in the making. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE FLEDGLINGS

    JULY 7, 2020

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE FLEDGLINGS

by E. DeLaurentis

A fantasy in which the author, through her divine cast, maintains a slow-boiling narrative. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    99 TRUTHS

MYSTERY & DETECTIVE

99 TRUTHS

by Lori Lacefield

A worthy origin story featuring a driven, cat-loving, complex FBI agent. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    RIVER OF BLOOD

    MAY 3, 2020

FICTION

RIVER OF BLOOD

by Skitz O'Fuel

A fragmentary and arduous but ultimately potent tale of good and evil. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE TURNING POINT

    MAY 31, 2020

SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

THE TURNING POINT

by Julia Ash

Ash combines an array of fantasy concepts in a rousing new series entry. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    BETWEEN THE CRACKS

  • FICTION

    IN THE COUNTRY DARK

    JULY 28, 2020

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

IN THE COUNTRY DARK

by Mike Mallow

Surprises add to a strong, scary story filled with questionable characters. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    GOBBLEDY

    OCT. 20, 2020

CHILDREN'S

GOBBLEDY

by Lis Anna-Langston ; illustrated by Rich Powell

Hugely entertaining as well as emotionally moving. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    THE FAVORITE

    OCT. 1, 2020

FICTION

THE FAVORITE

by Lucinda Watson

Thoughtful, well-crafted poems that trace a path of self-discovery. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    TO DREAM OF WHITE & GOLD

    AUG. 1, 2020

  • FICTION

    OOF

    APRIL 21, 2021

FICTION

OOF

by Strobe Witherspoon

A strikingly original book that astutely captures an era of division. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    MISTAKE OF IDENTITY

    APRIL 23, 2021

  • FICTION

    EMERGENCE

    SEPT. 15, 2020

THRILLER & SUSPENSE

EMERGENCE

by Shira Shiloah

Authentic characters and a vivid hospital setting enhance a tense medical tale. Full review >

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