Indie Book Reviews (page 651)

Released: Dec. 18, 2008

"A revealing confessional that makes this most reviled of crimes a bit more understandable."
A convicted child molester embarks on a journey into the criminal justice system-and his soul-in this troubling, absorbing memoir. Read full book review >
Mind Over Murder by Claude F. Eldridge
THRILLERS
Released: Dec. 17, 2008

"An often involving police thriller with a fresh-faced hero."
When a police officer foils an armed robbery on his first night on duty, he sets in motion a complex murder and revenge plot in Eldridge's (Circle K Saga, 2005) latest novel. Read full book review >

HEALTH & MEDICINE
Released: Dec. 17, 2008

"A respectful, intuitive approach to pain management."
Physical therapist and medical researcher Schatz outlines his gentle technique for chronic pain relief. Read full book review >
DON'T MEAN NUTHIN' by Ron Lealos
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 12, 2008

"A dark redemption tale, but not one for the faint of heart."
As his long-dormant conscience slowly revives, a Black Ops assassin wrestles with his role as a pawn in the Vietnam War in Lealos' (Pashtun, 2014, etc.) powerful novel. Read full book review >
HISTORY
Released: Dec. 10, 2008

"Contagious exuberance will make you want to give this beloved city a first glance or a second, or even third, chance."
Canadian and ex-pat journalist provides a whimsical guide to his many passions in Paris. Read full book review >

Released: Dec. 10, 2008

"A meditation manual hampered by clutter."
McMahon outlines a feedback technique for enhancing the quality of meditation. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 10, 2008

"A manageable, decidedly enticing introduction to currency trading."
Glenellis delivers a brash yet supportive plan for trading in the foreign-currency market. Read full book review >
Released: Dec. 8, 2008

"A clever but unnecessary project."
Though witty and erudite, these tales could have been left “untold.” Read full book review >
BILL THE BAT BABY SITS BELLA by Daryl K. Cobb
Released: Dec. 5, 2008

"A sweet book celebrating brother-sister bonds."
A brother and sister bat enjoy a fun-filled week together. Read full book review >
THE FAIRIES IN THE CLOUDS by C.D. Rauscher
Released: Dec. 5, 2008

"Heartwarming but unpolished."
A chapter book about a young fairy's adventures between two worlds. Read full book review >
MELODY by Dan Cooke
Released: Dec. 5, 2008

"More entertaining than cathartic, but a hair-raising read to be sure."
Darkness has descended on Breight, N.J. Accidental fatalities in the surrounding county hover at abnormally high rates until the mysterious 1974 death of a local eight-year-old ushers in a two-decade lull in the mortality rate. Read full book review >
THRILLERS
Released: Dec. 5, 2008

"A sharply observed saga of workplace tyranny."
A magazine's change of ownership precipitates skullduggery, sorcery and declining ad revenue in this corporate potboiler. 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 >