PLAYING UNTIL DARK by John R. Alberts
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 27, 2013

"Remarkable poetry, good for the body and mind."
Free-wheeling yet carefully wrought, this free verse collection is a joyful reminder that, at its best, poetry is music. Read full book review >
RIVER TALK by CB Anderson
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: March 26, 2014

"A triumphant, probing debut that promises both literary and mass appeal."
An uncommonly clearsighted collection of short fiction. Read full book review >

RADHIKA AND THE SEEDS by Ragini Annan
CHILDREN'S AND TEEN
Released: May 7, 2013

"Education and entertainment in a well-drawn, appealing first look into a major world religion."
A young girl walks through a vivid, vibrant world of Hindu gods in this illustrated debut children's book. Read full book review >
SCOUTING FOR THE REAPER by Jacob M. Appel
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Feb. 11, 2014

"A beautiful, well-balanced collection."
In this collection of literary fiction, winner of the 2012 Hudson Prize, seven short stories explore secrets, lies and trust. Read full book review >
Phoning Home by Jacob M. Appel
ESSAYS & ANTHOLOGIES
Released: May 31, 2014

"Entertaining, intelligent and compassionate essays that provoke reflection."
In these essays, a noted bioethicist takes a thoughtful, wry look at his personal life as a way to touch on larger issues. Read full book review >

Heroes and Giants by Douglas B. Ashby
Released: April 29, 2013

"Bloodcurdling recollections from a regular guy who answered the call when the alarm bell rang.
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The heart-and-guts career of a California firefighter whose good days saw children saved and bad days saw loved ones lost. Read full book review >
ORPHAN IN AMERICA by Nanette L. Avery
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: Aug. 4, 2014

"A beautifully written, effortlessly measured historical novel."
Three generations of a family venture west in this engaging, intricately embroidered 19th-century historical epic by Avery (Jars in a Pioneer Town, 2010, etc.). Read full book review >
LOVE IN THE TIME OF APPS by Jay Begler
FICTION & LITERATURE
Released: April 3, 2014

"A delicious, scalding cup of satire."
In this debut satire, a trendy numerical rating system determines the fates of individuals. Read full book review >