WALKING, PRAYING AND THE PROMISE by Ed McCabe
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 5, 2015

"A touching memoir about a graphic artist devoting his retirement years to Christian ministerial work."
A debut memoir about a lifelong promise made to God. Read full book review >
THE DARKNESS BEHIND ME by T. J. Shannon
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: March 14, 2014

"A cautionary tale of one man's overreaching for excitement and the deadly consequences."
Shannon debuts with a character-driven murder mystery set in the late 1960s. Read full book review >

Anyone Can Be Successful by Ben Oxford
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: Feb. 13, 2015

"A well-intentioned, sincere work that's heavy on inspiration but light on substance."
A lean, general-purpose business-success guide that largely treads familiar ground. Read full book review >
Miles From Home: The Journey of a Lifetime by Phillip L. Woods
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: April 3, 2015

"While it needs more polish, Woods' life story is still a memorable autobiography of a remarkable, self-made man."
In his memoir, Woods provides enough fodder for three books in this account of his experiences as a boy, businessman, and cross-country walker. Read full book review >
ABCS OF BALLS by Nina Snyder
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 25, 2014

"A plain alphabet picture book that drops the ball."
A simple alphabet book that explores balls from around the world—and a few other round objects, as well. Read full book review >

An Animal Life: A Chance to Cut (Series Book 2) by Howard Krum
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 21, 2014

"A hopeful and remarkably human tale of one man's achievements despite humble beginnings."
The second novel in a series that depicts the challenges and triumphs of veterinary school. Read full book review >
COCKBLOCKED by J.T. Willow
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 1, 2014

"A brisk, spirited novella about a man's quest for true love, from a hip author with potential."
A divorced ne'er-do-well seeks to reinvigorate his stagnant life by digging up the past in Willow's debut novel. Read full book review >
Maggie and the Sprinkle Tree by John Bray
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Feb. 26, 2014

"A lovely, imaginative tale for the young and young at heart."
A young girl's dreams come true in this imaginative debut children's book. Read full book review >
A Flag For The Flying Dragon by Carole P. Roman
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 27, 2015

"Another trunk full of golden pirate treasure from Roman."
In Roman's (Fribbet the Frog and the Tadpoles, 2015, etc.) newest pirate adventure for kids, a new crew member rocks the boat. Read full book review >
ALWAYS CLIMB HIGHER by Jeff Pagels
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: July 25, 2014

"Captures the agony and ecstasy of climbing feats but misses opportunities for self-reflection and insight."
A paraplegic recalls his achievements as a disabled athlete and mountain climber. Read full book review >
HOPE by David A Neumeier
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: April 2, 2015

"A bright fish tale that young readers will enjoy, even if unnerving truths about conflict lurk below its surface."
A story of a little fish who learns important lessons about bravery, tolerance, and community with the help of a loving father. Read full book review >
AND THEN THE HAWK SAID... by D. C. Morris
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Jan. 22, 2015

"An interesting exploration of thoughts and feelings through the imaginary world of the writer's mind."
In this memoir of an inner journey, debut author Morris describes calling on an imaginary hawk to guide her through a spiritual and emotional transformation. Read full book review >
Kirkus Interview
Jodi Picoult and Samantha van Leer
authors of OFF THE PAGE
May 19, 2015

Meet Oliver, a prince literally taken from the pages of a fairy tale and transported into the real world. Meet Delilah, the girl who wished Oliver into being. In bestseller Jodi Picoult and her daughter Samantha van Leer’s new young adult novel, Off the Page, it’s a miracle that seems perfect at first—but there are complications. To exist in Delilah’s world, Oliver must take the place of a regular boy. Enter Edgar, who agrees to play Oliver’s role in the pages of Delilah’s favorite book. But just when it seems that the plan will work, everything gets turned upside down. We talk to the mother-daughter team on Kirkus TV. View video >