• FICTION

    SPOONFUL

    FEB. 8, 2012

FICTION

SPOONFUL

by Chris Mendius

A superb tale of the druggie lifestyle, by a writer with talent to burn. Full review >

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    THE YELLOW UMBRELLA

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CHILDREN'S

THE YELLOW UMBRELLA

by Bruce Dunn

The bighearted Yellow Umbrella discovers unexpected poignancy at a depth deeper than that of most children’s books. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    I2

    NOV. 27, 2011

  • FICTION

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    SEPT. 18, 2011

FICTION

JIMMY JAMES BLOOD

by Melissa Peterson

An intense, lyrical portrait of America's vulnerable underbelly. Full review >

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    JASMINE

    NOV. 14, 2011

FICTION

JASMINE

by Winston Aarons

A well-crafted tale of passion, loss and the dangers of obsession. Full review >

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    MAY 25, 2012

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by Subhi Alghussain

Highly recommended for anyone interested in architecture, classical history or travel photography. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    SLICK!

    NOV. 1, 2011

  • NONFICTION

    WALK IN 'E MOON

    JUNE 10, 2010

  • INDIE

    THE METROPOLIS ORGANISM

    NOV. 4, 2011

THE METROPOLIS ORGANISM

by Frank Vitale

A superb pictorial and video meditation on the life of cities. Full review >

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  • INDIE

    THE NEXT TO LAST DRINK

    MARCH 7, 2012

THE NEXT TO LAST DRINK

by Lois Mathieu

A powerful story that approaches a happy ending—or at least a hopeful one. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    LAY SAINTS

    APRIL 23, 2012

LAY SAINTS

by Adam Connell

A stylish reimagining of the psychic mystery genre. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE JOURNEY HOME

    JAN. 21, 2010

BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

THE JOURNEY HOME

by Radhanath Swami

A straightforward, engaging spiritual quest and life adventure. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    THE ANGEL ON MY SHOULDER

    NOV. 17, 2011

  • FICTION

    KINGDOM

    MAY 10, 2012

FICTION

KINGDOM

by Anderson O'Donnell

For fans of noir-laden science fiction in the vein of Philip K. Dick that is in equal measures suspenseful, gripping, darkly... Full review >

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  • INDIE

    A FATHER'S ANGELS

    JUNE 21, 2012

A FATHER'S ANGELS

by John Waldron

A timely, compelling story that challenges the traditional definition of family. Full review >

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  • INDIE

    YOUNG PRB

    JUNE 27, 2012

YOUNG PRB

by Elisabeth M. Lee

An illuminating look at an influential artistic period, which may well inspire readers to pick up their own pen or... Full review >

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  • INDIE

    THE RIGHT TAXI

    JUNE 21, 2012

THE RIGHT TAXI

by William J. Rewak

Warm, wistful and occasionally weird; a subtle, carefully crafted book of poems. Full review >

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  • INDIE

    THE IGUANA SPEAKS MY NAME

    SEPT. 1, 2012

  • INDIE

    THE GUGGENHEIM FILE

THE GUGGENHEIM FILE

by Sylvia Griffiths

An inspirational, fascinating chronicle of a family’s will to survive. Full review >

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  • NONFICTION

    CONFESSIONS OF A TRANSSEXUAL PHYSICIAN

    JULY 16, 2012

  • FICTION

    MARGINAL MORMONS

    JULY 31, 2012

FICTION

MARGINAL MORMONS

by Johnny Townsend

A perfect read for the election season, though its appeal will endure. Full review >

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  • FICTION

    BLACK ART

    OCT. 30, 2012

MYSTERY & DETECTIVE

BLACK ART

by V.T. Davy

An extremely satisfying read, as thrilling as it is humane. Full review >

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  • INDIE

    ANATOMY OF A HUSTLE

    AUG. 15, 2012

ANATOMY OF A HUSTLE

by Clinton Galloway

A stinging indictment of urban politics-as-usual. Full review >

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