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Best Indie Books of May

  • FICTION

    THE FERRYMAN’S TOLL

    JAN. 31, 2022

FICTION

THE FERRYMAN’S TOLL

by Daniel James

A fast-paced, richly imagined, gritty tale of modern-day good versus evil. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SHAVING WITH OCCAM

    JAN. 6, 2022

FICTION

SHAVING WITH OCCAM

by Jacob M. Appel

A giddy journey with an unforgettable sleuth to guide readers. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    THE MOONSTONE GIRLS

    FEB. 6, 2022

FICTION

THE MOONSTONE GIRLS

by Brooke Skipstone

A moving and romantic coming-out story and a triumphant celebration of lesbian liberation. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    UNBROKEN

    DEC. 19, 2021

  • FICTION

    CORVIX

    DEC. 3, 2021

FICTION

CORVIX

by Valentin Per Lind

Old-school poetry with grand themes and darkly romantic execution. Full review >

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  • CHILDREN'S

    RUDY'S BELLY OF BEES

    NOV. 9, 2021

CHILDREN'S

RUDY'S BELLY OF BEES

by Shannon Schaefer ; illustrated by Becca Marshall

A strong tale about working through emotions, with realistic, child-friendly coping tips. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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