HEALTH & MEDICINE
Released: Dec. 25, 2014

"A slim yet insightful sensitivity-training guide."
A woman who had fertility issues offers information and advice on how to help others facing this situation. Read full book review >
Freddy the Frogcaster and the Big Blizzard by Janice Dean
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Sept. 15, 2014

"A fitting sequel to Freddy's original adventure, packed with facts accompanied by cheerful illustrations."
Snow, snow, and more snow. What's a frog to do? Dean's (Freddy the Frogcaster, 2013) irrepressible amphibian puts his weather-safety skills to good use in this snowy sequel. Read full book review >

There Is A Generation by WH Buzzard
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 3, 2015

"An amusing, if occasionally implausible, coming-of-age travel adventure."
Two teenage boys see the many facets of 1950s America in Buzzard's caper-filled debut novel. Read full book review >
Pig Snouts and Quarterbacks by Judy Levering-Duff
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Dec. 21, 2014

"A humorous, resonant teen-girl novel fueled by issues of family, identity, and fitting in."
With humor and real-life truths, this lively novel careens through the ups and downs of a 14-year-old girl's plot to join the in-crowd. Read full book review >
PLEXUS by Troy T. Wilcoxson
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY

"A novel of full-throttle sci-fi violence for lovers of the 1980s action-film heyday."
In this debut novel, an android terrorist destroys Washington, D.C., in an attempt to take over the world. Read full book review >

Island (the one that wasn’t supposed to be) by Gary Wilson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: July 8, 2013

"A loosely organized but intriguing novel about what it means to be part of a society and how one's choices shape one's perceptions and direction."
Wilson's debut novel recounts the strange, elliptical journey of a man on the run from the law and his philosophical musings about love, truth, and travel itself. Read full book review >
ON THE RUN IN THE BLUE NILE by Gizachew Tiruneh
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 12, 2014

"An often engaging perspective into the social and political landscape of revolutionary Ethiopia."
In this debut memoir, an Ethiopian man describes his journey from student to refugee following a revolution. Read full book review >
AWAKENING by Shannon Duffy
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 7, 2015

"Loving, imperiled teens on a quest to topple big bad government, with a few good action sequences and a somewhat familiar storyline."
Duffy's (Spectral, 2015, etc.) novel sees teens combating evil in a futuristic age. Read full book review >
TWIN RIVER II by Michael Fields
THRILLERS
Released: Sept. 23, 2014

"This grisly thriller will sink its teeth right in you."
Fields' sequel to Twin River (2013) sees a killer-for-hire enter the lives of two troubled Pennsylvania teens. Read full book review >
HELP IN OUR TIME AND MANET'S GENRE PAINTINGS OF EVERYDAY LIGHT by Ryan P. Byrne
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 8, 2014

"An effective exploration of the commonplace."
A Christian poet searches for meaning in the mundane. Read full book review >
HIS JUST DESSERTS by John Raymond Williams
THRILLERS
Released: Nov. 18, 2014

"A subdued but positively absorbing murder mystery."
In Williams' debut thriller, a man plots to evade taxes by cheating a casino—a scheme that goes horribly wrong when someone ends up dead. Read full book review >
THE SONG OF SARAH by Charlene Pillow Little
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: June 29, 2011

"A memoir that has all the same qualities as its author: honesty, energy, and fun."
A Southern woman relates her life story with wit and candor. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Gabrielle Zevin
March 3, 2015

A. J. Fikry’s life is not at all what he expected it to be. He lives alone, his bookstore is experiencing the worst sales in its history, and now his prized possession, a rare collection of Poe poems, has been stolen. But when a mysterious package appears at the bookstore, its unexpected arrival gives Fikry the chance to make his life over—and see everything anew. “Zevin writes characters who grow and prosper,” our reviewer writes, “in a narrative that is sometimes sentimental, sometimes funny, sometimes true to life and always entertaining.” View video >