Behind Locked Doors by C. A. Wittchen
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 13, 2014

"Though the heroine is very nearly surpassed by the story's preternatural elements, her anomaly, even among the creatures, will have readers hooked."
Wittchen's debut fantasy, the first in a planned series, follows a teenage girl with the ability to see fairies as she finds her birth father as well as her origin in a world of demons and supernatural beings. Read full book review >
DIRTBALL by Eric Olsen
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: Aug. 21, 2013

"A manifesto about the need to change, which may leave readers wishing it were as reflective as it is revealing."
Olsen dishes up lukewarm shock-and-awe stories in a memoir of self-discovery. Read full book review >

LIVING A CENTURY OR MORE by William Cortvriendt
HEALTH & MEDICINE
Released: Feb. 7, 2014

"An engaging self-help book that offers a clear road map for extending one's life span."
Clean living improves the odds for a long life, according to this fascinating primer on the medical realities of aging. Read full book review >
True Love; Breaking the Cycle of Failed Relationships by Rhonda Fried
PSYCHOLOGY
Released: March 12, 2014

"Earnest advice on finding true love."
Fried, in her first self-help book, promotes self-love before seeking romance, with plenty of mental exercises, self-affirmations and personal anecdotes along the way. Read full book review >
FOLLOW THE MONEY by Thomas K Lamb
BUSINESS & ECONOMICS
Released: March 11, 2014

"A concise, coherent overview of financial basics."
A practical guide to building wealth and managing finances, aimed at beginning investors. Read full book review >

RING AROUND THE ROSARY by Gretchen Grossman
BIOGRAPHY & MEMOIR
Released: March 4, 2014

"An absorbing, unpredictable life story, inside and outside the church."
Grossman's engaging debut memoir contrasts her years as a postulant nun with her later, secular life. Read full book review >
Thrace and the Centaur by Keith Bender
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: March 24, 2014

"A respectable first effort, likely to appeal to fans of Greek myth and students of classical antiquity, but one that labors under the weight of history as much as it draws from it."
Bender's debut novel is an epic youngadult fantasy that incorporates classical lore, intonations and references into an ode to the lasting greatness of Greek myth. Read full book review >
FICTION & LITERATURE

"A complex, sometimes-muddled novel but one that's worthy of comparison to Pynchon's work.   "
Luce's (The Mount of Meggido, 2013) latest installment of the Blue Battalion Chronicles. Read full book review >
Paul Temple and Steve: The Seymour Affair by C. J. Hearn
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Dec. 15, 2013

"Clumsy and unsatisfying."
Characters from a beloved 1930s BBC radio serial mystery get new life in this novel said to be based on a rediscovered manuscript. Read full book review >
IN THE FIELDS by Willow Aster
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Sept. 9, 2013

"Deftly balances good with evil and reaffirms that sometimes love really does conquer all. "
The tragic events of one summer create a tidal wave of consequences in Aster's (True Love Story, 2013) poignant coming-of-age love story. Read full book review >
WHAT JENNIFER SAW by Hal Schweig
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Nov. 7, 2013

"A gripping tale of suspense, family dynamics and trauma's fallout."
Schweig's debut novel is a psychological murder mystery that traces the undoing of a family after tragedy strikes. Read full book review >
HORRORSCOPE by Brian Evans
SCIENCE FICTION & FANTASY
Released: Jan. 21, 2014

"An offbeat but clumsy story about gangsters and the supernatural."
In this debut thriller from Evans, Bousquet and Biltz, a psychic's powers bring the Mafia to her door. Read full book review >