• FICTION

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by Lisa Dominique Machat

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FICTION

The Five Lions of the Volta

by Larry Shields

The villains have little impact in this tale, but its white-collar plot is continually fascinating. Full review >

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FICTION

Ghost Hampton

by Ken McGorry

A powerful tale about family, forgiveness, and, ultimately, salvation. Full review >

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FICTION

Home Fires

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FICTION

Whisper In My Ear

by John Henry Hardy

An engrossing portrayal of war, unfortunately bogged down by a welter of parallel plots. Full review >

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    Letters to Alice

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FICTION

Letters to Alice

by King Grossman

An ardent, well-told story that manages to connect Occupy Wall Street, the Arab Spring, and Doctor Zhivago. Full review >

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    Tao of Sustainability

    JAN. 1, 2016

NONFICTION

Tao of Sustainability

by Gregory Ripley

An informative, well-presented application of traditional activities and philosophies to modern-day life. Full review >

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    A Crowded Heart

    NOV. 4, 2015

FICTION

A Crowded Heart

by Andrea McKenzie Raine

A military tale explores the strengths and frailties of the human mind in the aftermath of war. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    Upsizing in a Downsizing World

    DEC. 5, 2011

BUSINESS

Upsizing in a Downsizing World

by Jeannette Chau

Solid, well-structured support from someone who’s gone through the downsizing process. Full review >

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Cotton Candy Sally Finds a Home

by Karen Belove

A wholesome tale that will appeal to horse aficionados of the younger set. Full review >

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    Justifiable Evil

    APRIL 1, 2016

FICTION

Justifiable Evil

by Mario J. Pabon

An engaging opus, packed with action and conspirators, that gains punch and steam after a sluggish start. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    The Aclla's Legacy

The Aclla's Legacy

by Bonnie Adams-Little

An often engaging mystery, set against the indigenous cultures of Peru. Full review >

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FICTION

Silk Road

by Kenneth Canatsey

A rich, exotic journey that will leave you reaching for your passport. Full review >

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    Two Dead and Counting

    DEC. 4, 2015

FICTION

Two Dead and Counting

by Richard Schwartz

An auspicious series starter that blends murder, bad medicine, and screwed-up family dynamics. Full review >

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  • INDIE

    I Am Awesome!

    AUG. 1, 2014

I Am Awesome!

by Mary Richards

A well-crafted resource for youngsters and anyone else interested in personal self-improvement. Full review >

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    Desperate Straits

    SEPT. 22, 2015

FICTION

Desperate Straits

by Janet Squires

A well-developed romance wrapped in an engaging and fast-paced Western, complete with strong protagonists, colorful... Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

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by Marcella Martyn

A woman’s vivid, personal account of the real world’s interactions with the spirit realm. Full review >

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  • FICTION

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    SEPT. 13, 2016

Beneath A Shooting Star

by Susan Harrison Rashid

An absorbing tale of Muslim women taking their destinies into their own hands. Full review >

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    JAN. 20, 2015

FICTION

Bibsy

by Brenda Ross

A lovingly constructed, engrossing novel about an African-American family and hamlet. Full review >

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