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Best Indie Books of February

  • CHILDREN'S

    THE STORY OF NEEPS AND TATTIE

    APRIL 24, 2023

CHILDREN'S

THE STORY OF NEEPS AND TATTIE

by Amy Johnson ; Diane Madden illustrated by Abigail Gray Swartz

A charming tale sure to pique kids’ interest in Scotland—and tortoises. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    ABOVE THE GROUND

    AUG. 5, 2023

NONFICTION

ABOVE THE GROUND

by Dan Lawton

An enthralling work of history told with intelligence and urgency. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • CHILDREN'S

    MYSTERY FORCE

    AUG. 26, 2023

CHILDREN'S

MYSTERY FORCE

by Ted Neill illustrated by Suzi Spooner

Dynamic, upbeat, and seriously enjoyable tales. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    A BODY OF FATES

    SEPT. 12, 2023

FICTION

A BODY OF FATES

by Kenneth Evren

A powerful look at love, loss, and what it means to be human. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    BLESSED HANDS

    OCT. 17, 2023

FICTION

BLESSED HANDS

by Frume Halpern ; translated by Yermiyahu Ahron Taub

A fascinating short story collection offering glimpses into the lives of those usually unobserved. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >
  • FICTION

    THE STRANGE BEAUTIFUL

    OCT. 24, 2023

FICTION

THE STRANGE BEAUTIFUL

by Carla Crujido

Dazzling, magical narratives, full of delight and sorrow. Full review >

FULL REVIEW >

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