HONEST TRIFLES by Charles Theus
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 28, 2014

"Lustful but not sensual; promising but incomplete."
A lustful affair turns ruinous in this uneven debut. Read full book review >
DIXIE SALVAGE by Gary Isringhaus
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 5, 2014

"A novel of enterprising American success that never quite comes together."
In Isringhaus' (King Brute, 2008) second novel, a Southern boy's Los Angeles sojourn is cut short when his father becomes ill. Read full book review >

THE EDUCATION OF A TRAITOR by Svetlana Grobman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 15, 2015

"An intimate look at a young woman's struggle to find her own truth in a repressive society."
Grobman's debut memoir explores her childhood in the Soviet Union. Read full book review >
THE GREEN EYED GIRL by J W Chew
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 17, 2014

"A fast-paced, intellectual fantasy story with lessons about values, greed, and empathy."
In this allegorical tale, debut author Chew creates a magical world of mayhem that's full of parallels to modern society. Read full book review >
A Corkscrew Life by Richard Coulson
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 2, 2014

"A keenly observed, fast-paced memoir."
A well-traveled veteran of the legal and business worlds reflects on his experiences in the 20th century and beyond. Read full book review >

TERRIBLE SWIFT SWORD by Nancy Hendricks
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 26, 2015

"An often vivid, heartbreaking story full of great historical detail and human pathos."
Five American Civil War survivors connect onboard the ill-fated steamer Sultana in Hendricks' (Senator Hattie Caraway, 2013) historical novel. Read full book review >
DYNAMIC PARTS by Matthew Ryan Defibaugh
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 29, 2014

"Inventive verses document both coming-of-age and coming to grips with illness."
Defibaugh's debut collection features stylistically and thematically diverse poems written over his 16 years in a wheelchair. Read full book review >
SHATTERED DREAMS by Bulent Senocak
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 19, 2014

"A textured, involving novel about a now-forgotten crisis in the pre-modern Muslim world."
A historical novel about a flash-point event in 19th-century relations between Muslims and the West. Read full book review >
THE ANGEL OF ANTIOCH by Daniel Molyneux
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 10, 2015

"A theologically intriguing novel that mimics the Bible's dramatic presentation."
A parablelike tale of spirituality, religion, and persecution. Read full book review >
MILKED by Lisa Doyle
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 21, 2014

"A fun, frothy read bolstered by a likable heroine and a snappy, fast-paced narrative."
A single mother embarks on an unconventional business venture in Doyle's debut novel. Read full book review >
THE MAGIC LAUNDRY by Jacob M Appel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 2, 2015

"Another strong story collection that displays the author's trademark thoughtfulness, humanity, and wit.
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Ordinary people practice the magic of deception in Appel's (Einstein's Beach House, 2014) short story collection, which won the 2014 Serena McDonald Kennedy Award for fiction.Read full book review >
King of the Lions and other Animal Stories by Stephen Feinland
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 7, 2012

"An idiosyncratic poetic lark with a clear religious message."
Animals role-play events from humanity's history, highlighting its foibles and providing a few laughs. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Pierce Brown
author of GOLDEN SON
February 17, 2015

With shades of The Hunger Games, Ender’s Game, and Game of Thrones, Pierce Brown’s genre-defying Red Rising hit the ground running. The sequel, Golden Son, continues the saga of Darrow, a rebel battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom. As a Red, Darrow grew up working the mines deep beneath the surface of Mars, enduring backbreaking labor while dreaming of the better future he was building for his descendants. But the Society he faithfully served was built on lies. Darrow’s kind have been betrayed and denied by their elitist masters, the Golds—and their only path to liberation is revolution. “Stirring—and archetypal—stuff,” our reviewer writes. View video >