HOW TO MAKE AN AMERICAN MALE by Chuck Henry
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Jan. 13, 2012

"An honest, funny and occasionally troubling look at socially bewildered masculinity in the 21st century."
A roller-coaster ride through the sex- and thrills-addled brain of the young, modern, American man. Read full book review >
SECRETS OF THE APPLE by Paula Hiatt
ROMANCE
Released: June 15, 2012

"An exceptional first effort that captures the harmony of two beating hearts."
Detailing how family dynamics, cultural diversity and past relationships shape who we are, debut novelist Hiatt subtly explores the cavern between a successful life and a meaningful one. Read full book review >

THE PIG WAR by Mark Holtzen
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: May 26, 2012

"Clarity, engaging characters, and a surprise or two make for a delightful tale for young readers."
A boy's summer with his grumpy grandfather turns into a fun adventure on an island in the Pacific Northwest in this contemporary middle-grade novel. Read full book review >
THE EMPEROR OF TIME by Gregory King
Released: Oct. 15, 2011

"One of life's most important lessons is at the heart of this refreshingly original story; adults as well as elementary-age children will benefit from Alto's journey to find time."
After squandering almost all of his time, 10-year-old Alto Quack sets off on a desperate journey to find the Emperor of Time and beg for some more in this inventive children's story. Read full book review >
ROOM FOUR by A.J. Knauss
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 5, 2012

"Witty and engaging, this short novel will provide readers a dose of hilarity and a quick cure for the workaday blues."
The laugh-out-loud tale of how a hapless accountant endures a three-day coma in the company of another soul in limbo, observing the gritty, often bizarre goings-on of an inner-city emergency room. Read full book review >

CICADA by J. Eric Laing
MYSTERY & CRIME
Released: Dec. 6, 2011

"Be sure to read this steamy Southern noir in the A/C."
Tragedy befalls a small town in the 1950s Deep South when the Klu Klux Klan's arrival coincides with an unraveling of long-held family secrets. Read full book review >
YOUNG PRB by Elisabeth M. Lee
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: June 27, 2012

"An illuminating look at an influential artistic period, which may well inspire readers to pick up their own pen or paintbrush."
In Lee's novel, set in Victorian London and based on real events, a group of rebellious young artists battles the repercussions of their refusal to conform. Read full book review >
Released: Sept. 23, 2011

"Fans of Eckhart Tolle, Pia Mellody and Deepak Chopra will enjoy this unique and powerful book."
Psychotherapist and life coach Light explores psychology and spirituality in her debut self-help title, offering a new model for personal change. Read full book review >