GRANDPA'S WISDOM by J Blasiman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Dec. 15, 2014

"An engaging memoir full of cogent adages distilled from a lifetime of compassionate observation.
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A brief divorce memoir built on a foundation of sensible advice. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 31, 2014

"A wide-ranging, comprehensive study of the meta-history of human civilization."
A learned historian offers a challenging road map for humanity's future. Read full book review >

A spiritual guide for you and your horse by Jennifer McCann
Released: Jan. 25, 2015

"Like-minded readers may find this spiritual approach useful."
In this guidebook, a spiritual healer offers advice for helping owners and horses live better lives. Read full book review >
OUT OF SILENCE by Martin Beck Matustik
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 28, 2015

"An important examination of what it means to discover one's self, and to reclaim one's sense of belonging."
A philosophically charged memoir of a man connecting with a Jewish heritage that he only discovered later in life. Read full book review >
The Curse of the Baskervilles by Daniel Bergmann
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 16, 2015

"A stylistic, spine-tingling homage to a classic."
Bergmann's (The Vampire Dingbat, 2014, etc.) picture book reinterprets the legend of the infamous Hound of the Baskervilles in rhyme. Read full book review >

Cat Saves the World by Melody Lane Walsh
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 22, 2015

"An upbeat tone and positive message in a short book that's engaging and appealing."
A simple picture book in which a girl named Cat imagines different ways she'll save the world when she grows up. Read full book review >
Sam's Secret Notebook No 1 by E. H. Jons
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 17, 2015

"Opens as a thriller, ends as a fantasy, but it's unquestionably innovative and entertaining from start to finish."
A young boy and his two friends discover an entirely new and fantastic world when exploring an old house in the neighborhood in Jons' debut young-adult adventure. Read full book review >
Apocalypses Orphan by Timothy Allen
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: June 3, 2013

"Adventurous sci-fi fans should find this kitschy read—the first of a planned series—ironically appealing."
In Allen's debut novel, an astronaut encounters the primitive inhabitants of a post-apocalyptic future Earth. Read full book review >
BART FUBBLES by Pat Warren
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 21, 2015

"Warning: attempts to use this as a read-aloud may result in a laughing, unruly audience.
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A humorous picture book about an unusually gassy young boy. Read full book review >
THE JAGUAR ORACLE by Kurt Frederick Mähler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 14, 2015

"Readers with a love for the mystical and fantastical will enjoy this unique tale."
Educator and doctoral student Mähler offers an imaginative debut folk tale featuring animals, trees, humans, and even planets as characters. Read full book review >
Reconstructing Strategy by Saqib Qureshi
Released: June 30, 2014

"A delightfully nonstandard approach to strategy that doesn't get bogged down by hyper-technical language."
A philosophical account of how modern ideas have obscured the true nature of strategic thinking. Read full book review >
FOREWARNED by Harry Gossett
THRILLERS
Released: Jan. 7, 2015

"Any detective who can manage this many jobs in one story is practically begging for a series. Here's hoping."
In Gossett's (A Year in Fear, 2013) latest thriller, an investigator who's lost his PI license puts his sleuthing skills to work while eluding the IRS. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Bill Browder
author of RED NOTICE
March 24, 2015

Bill Browder’s Red Notice is a nonfiction political thriller about an American financier in the Wild East of Russia, the murder of his principled young tax attorney, and his mission to expose the Kremlin’s corruption. In 2007, a group of Russian law enforcement officers raided Browder’s offices in Moscow and stole $230 million of taxes that his fund’s companies had paid to the Russian government. Browder’s attorney Sergei Magnitsky investigated the incident and uncovered a sprawling criminal enterprise. A month after Sergei testified against the officials involved, he was arrested and thrown into pre-trial detention, where he was tortured for a year. On November 16, 2009, he was led to an isolation chamber, handcuffed to a bedrail, and beaten to death by eight guards in full riot gear. “It may be that ‘Russian stories never have happy endings,’ ” our reviewer writes about Red Notice, “but Browder’s account more than compensates by ferociously unmasking Putin’s thugocracy.” View video >