Indie Book Reviews (page 5)

The Winship Family by Michael J. McCarthy
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 22, 2014

"Mandatory for readers of the first Winship book, but this engaging blend of action, intrigue and history can stand alone."
The second installment of the Winship trilogy continues the story of turn-of-the-century Irish politician James Winship and also focuses on his children, William and Cornelia. Read full book review >
MS Madness! by Yvonne Desousa
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 20, 2014

DeSousa's debut memoir chronicles her first year living with multiple sclerosis and some of the lessons she learned along the way. Read full book review >

PRONE TO LOVE by Jason Clark
RELIGION
Released: Feb. 18, 2014

"Fresh, engaging inspirational discussion, likely to challenge Christians young and old."
In this latest inspirational work by Clark (Surrendered and Untamed, 2011), he asserts that a Christian's relationship with God should be motivated by love, and not simply need. Read full book review >
Looking Down On Leaders  by Iain J. Martin
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: Feb. 18, 2014

"An entertaining romp through corporate life that covers pithy truths in a sugar coating of funny, memorable anecdotes."
An executive coach by trade, Martin, in his debut, takes a look at the lighter side of leadership. Read full book review >
Released: Feb. 17, 2014

"A valuable resource for today's job candidates."
This nonfiction book offers strategies and examples to help readers ace the tough questions during a job interview. Read full book review >

Imperfect Paradise by Dan Dembiczak
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 16, 2014

"A pleasant read for both its lush tropical setting and uplifting message."
In Dembiczak's debut novel, a woman on her honeymoon discovers deep truths about herself as she explores the paradise of Hawaii. Read full book review >
THE BOY WALKER by David Perlstein
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 15, 2014

"A funny, affecting novel about fragmented lives that slip the leash."
In Perlstein's (Slick!, 2011) winsome fable, a protective dog and the therapeutic effects of stand-up comedy help heal a wounded family. Read full book review >
THE SILENCE AND THE LIGHT by Kevin McCormick
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Feb. 14, 2014

"A fine sequel in a sci-fi series that's proving to be a must-read."
McCormick (A Voice in the Thunder, 2012) delivers on the promise of the first book in his Children and Ghosts sci-fi quintet with this grand sequel. Read full book review >
FOOL'S RETURN by Lynda Chervil
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Feb. 14, 2014

"Readers looking for a heroine with brains and beauty will enjoy following Gabrielle's appealing journey. "
A compelling mystery/adventure about past lives and cutting-edge technology, set on the coast of Maine. Read full book review >
RED CAPS by Steve Berman
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 14, 2014

"An LGBT fantasy-tinged story collection that, despite a few stumbles, delights and entertains. "
The stories in this collection track a philosophical imp who harvests teeth, a strange creature from the New Jersey Pinelands, a magical yearbook and something sinister in the sewer. Read full book review >
THE YEARS OF ZERO by Seng Ty
HISTORY
Released: Feb. 14, 2014

A survivor of the Khmer Rouge regime tells his story. Read full book review >
QUEEN OF HEARTS by Colleen Oakes
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Feb. 14, 2014

"A wonderfully entertaining twist on an old classic."
A story set in the world of Alice's Adventures in Wonderland, as seen from a very different perspective. Read full book review >