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The Conjurer’s Curse by Stephanie Cotta

Incredibly immersive and tightly plotted… A page-turner. Cotta’s fantastical tale is steeped in secrets, betrayals, magic, and mayhem. Rowan has always known he is an outsider in Karahvel: he is supposedly cursed, bringing death to those around him. When his…
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DanSing Pancakes’ Healthy Choices Musical Story by Joe Coleman

An innovative and inspiring activity book… Two pancakes set out to teach their classmates the benefits of making smart choices in Coleman’s deliciously readable children’s picture book. It was an ordinary morning when Pablo and Priscilla Pancake jumped out of…
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Republic Under Siege: Threat from Within (Wars of the New Humanity Book 2) by Michael J. Brooks

Thoroughly captivating, ingenious, and full of heart-pounding tension… Brooks’s latest SF thriller, the second in the Wars of the New Humanity, examines racial, class, and gender disparity on a utopian paradise. Nineteen-year-old Akane Sugimori from Colony Three is more than…
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A Portion of Malice (Ages of Malice, #1) by Lloyd Jeffries

A gripping and intricately plotted supernatural tale primed for a sequel… Jeffries kick starts his Ages of Malice series with this intriguingly dark supernatural tale of ancient prophecies and darkness. Struggling after a personal tragedy, the renowned journalist Emery Merrick…
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Runeheart by Gino Marchetti

Compelling, deeply immersive, and deliciously readable… Sinister secrets and otherworldly intrigue abound in Marchetti’s page-turning supernatural thriller. Two-centuries-old werewolf Rune has spent his life trying to give meaning to his curse while atoning for the damage it has caused. When…
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Never to Forget: The Promise of Love by Carlos Alvarado

Compulsively readable…  Alvarado’s latest novel is an absorbing tale of one woman’s struggles against social injustice, first as a saboteur during the Costa Rican revolution, and later, as wife to an abusive husband. Defying the notion that girls can’t be…
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The Fall of Faith by Jeff Berney

Dark and addictive…  Berney delivers a fine blend of thriller, beguiling romance, mayhem, and human drama in his latest novel. Divorced and lonely trucker Jimmy usually never stops anywhere other than his destination. But a small stop in the forgotten…
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Unfair Discrimination by Mark Shaiken

A top-class legal drama infused with high tension and relentless twists… Shaiken’s latest novel sees the endearing Josephina Jillian Jones catching a case that throws her in the path of a dangerous White supremist, upturning her life. Woody Clarke, the…
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The Legend of Chris Moose: The Most Beautiful Moose in the World by Allen Northcutt

An upbeat Christmas outing with a touch of kindness and a relatable story… In this ugly duckling retelling, Northcutt blends lyrical, free-verse text and delightful illustrations to form a fun-filled holiday tale that celebrates diversity, understanding, and acceptance. Ugly, the…
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Starship Malaysia by Keith Costelloe

A tense, evenly paced YA thriller… Costelloe’s page-turning thriller unfolds against the fascinating backdrop of 1980s Malaysia and Bangkok. Seventeen-year-old Scott finds his life in chaos after his father and stepmother are killed in a tragic car accident. Leaving his…