Conscious Awakening by Roland Hirasek
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 3, 2014

"A poorly organized collection of musings on a variety of consciousness-related topics."
A disjointed exploration of paranormal phenomena and existentialism. Read full book review >
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: Feb. 5, 2014

"Well-reasoned, articulate and succinct, with a refreshing morality and a true sense of the value of self-worth."
Grayeb, a business leader who has held management positions at major pharmaceutical companies, writes effortlessly and eloquently about the need for today's leaders to be fully aware and socially conscious. Read full book review >

THE LOST LETTER by Donnie H Stevens
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Oct. 18, 2013

"Devotees of romance novels will enjoy the plot and perhaps forgive the stiff, naïve narration."
When a letter never makes it to its intended recipient, the consequences start to fall like dominos. Read full book review >
HOPE EMERGES by Joseph Macenka
HEALTH & MEDICINE
Released: Feb. 5, 2014

"A well-researched, compassionately observed study of intensive rehabilitation, its complexities and, most of all, its people."
Macenka, a Pulitzer Prize-nominated reporter for the Richmond Times-Dispatch, details the leading edge of trauma treatment at the Polytrauma Rehabilitation Center, where service members with horrifying injuries receive sensitive, well-rounded care. Read full book review >
THE TEARS OF ANGELS by Bridget P Walker
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Nov. 10, 2013

"An unsatisfying spiritual account of sudden infant death syndrome."
In this novel, a mother confronts the powers of good and evil to explain her baby's sudden death. Read full book review >

Prince Iggy and the Tower of Decisions by Aldo Fynn
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Nov. 8, 2013

"A satisfying sequel to a memorable first book featuring an unprepossessing hero who might just become a household name."
In the second installment of this engaging illustrated series, Fynn (Prince Iggy and the Kingdom of Naysayer, 2013) continues the zany adventures of his apprehensive hero. Read full book review >
OUT THERE by Sarah Stark
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 21, 2014

"An ambitious novel with a distinct narrator and fresh voice."
A quirky war veteran goes on a pilgrimage to meet his hero, the author Gabriel García Márquez, in this poetic debut novel. Read full book review >
Abuse & Betrayal by Richard Joseph
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Feb. 26, 2014

An autobiographical account of an ugly divorce and the insidious effects of parental alienation. Read full book review >
THE CEMETERY OF MY MIND by William Bates
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR

"Includes a few too many episodes, but this worthwhile memoir movingly portrays one man's courageous life.  "
Bates makes his authorial debut with a long, triumphant memoir of his path toward healing after abuse. Read full book review >
PENNY HIKE by Bobby S. Richardson
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: Jan. 31, 2014

"Evocative setting but overwritten prose."
An abused young teenager deals with his mother's cancer while making new friends in this YA novel set in Somerville, Mass. Read full book review >
THE LADY LEATHERNECKS by Chiara Kelly
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 18, 2013

"An often well-told, if occasionally puzzling, tale of a Semper Fi sisterhood."
In Kelly's debut novel, four young women bond in the U.S. Marine Corps. Read full book review >
THE NEWMAN RESIDENT by Charles Swift
THRILLERS
Released: Jan. 30, 2014

"Why can't all thrillers be this satisfying?"
Swift's bracing debut thriller envisions a New York where career-minded parents allow fascist institutions to raise their children. Read full book review >