Jul 05, 2015
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Amazon to Indie Authors: Size Really Does Matter

Scribd Cuts Down Catalog by Cutting Out (Lots Of ) Indie Titles, New App Lets Readers Get Ebooks They Already Own in Paper for Free + more in this week’s roundup

Hiatus

Hiatus

Belangela G. Tarazona

Rating:  star star star star star 

St.Anthony

In the Shadow of St. Anthony

Andrew Hernon

Rating:  star star star star star 

DevilM

Devil Music

Carly Oroz

Rating:  star star star star star 

Latest Reviews
fireworks
Seasonal Selections  |    |  July 1, 2015

7 Tropically Themed Indie Titles for More Fun in the Sun

Nothing says festive three day weekend like fireworks, BBQ’s and lounging on the beach with a great book.


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Rhythm
IR Book Review  |  June 30, 2015

Rhythm for Sale by Grant Harper Reid

Rating:  star star star star star 

Leonard Harper (1899-1943) was in the thick of the Harlem Renaissance, the bright lights and the low life, the big venues and the back alleys, as performer, promoter, owner—in front of the audience and behind the scenes.


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deadly lies
All About the Book  |    |  June 30, 2015

Chris Patchell on “Deadly Lies”

“Deadly Lies” is about a woman on a dark and twisted road to revenge.


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9780985663575-Ext
IR Book Review  |  June 26, 2015

In the House of Leviathan by B.D.Bruns

Rating:  star star star star star 

Nestled along the Italian coastline, the seas rage outside Amalfi, threatening the fishermen that sustain the city, while a terrifying spirit haunts the Apuzzo family at their paper mill.


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The Wizard of Oz (1939)
Directed by Victor Fleming
Shown: Judy Garland (as Dorothy Gale) on the Yellow Brick Road, wearing the ruby slippers
The Indie Author Primer  |    |  June 29, 2015

What You Need to Do to Finish Writing Your Book

“Handing over” your manuscript doesn’t describe just a transfer of paperwork, it describes a change of mental state on the author’s part.


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Abracadabra
IR Book Review  |  June 26, 2015

Abracadabra Tut by Page McBrier

Rating:  star star star star star 

Fletcher Perry, a somewhat nerdy middle school student and amateur magician is the unexpected recipient of an Egyptian coffin that was sold at an auction.


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indie voice
Indie Voice  |    |  June 26, 2015

Is There An Author Who Can Do for Writers What Taylor Swift Did for Musicians?

50 Shades Fan Fic Keeps Pace with the Books, New “Book Launch Toolkit” from Joel Friedlander, The Indie Publishing “Tipping Point” + more in this week’s round-up


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LastHanging
IR Book Review  |  June 23, 2015

The Last Hanging in Scots Bend by Jack Hammond Jr.

Rating:  star star star star star 

In the aftermath of the Civil War, a simmering rivalry between two families boils over as Stash Harris avenges his mother and father’s murder. The sentence is death by hanging.


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the wanton big
All About the Book  |    |  June 25, 2015

Tristan Wood on “The Wanton Life of My Friend Dave”

The book sums up to this question: what if instead of the half of your heart you were looking for you found the piece of your soul you didn’t know you were missing?


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Bubbie
IR Book Review  |  June 23, 2015

Managing Bubbie by Russel Lazega

Rating:  star star star star star 

Attorney and author Russel Lazega blends funny stories about his larger-than-life Miami Beach Jewish grandmother with her historical accounts and additional research of her escape from the Nazi regime.


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Jennifer Lawrence as Katniss Everdeen in The Hunger Games
Alike But Indie  |    |  June 24, 2015

6 Young Adults Titles Even Parents Will Enjoy

A 2012 survey showed that 55% of YA readers are adults making the intended audience for beloved titles including The Fault in Our Stars and The Hunger Games series actually your teenagers!


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DAZE
IR Book Review  |  June 19, 2015

Grey Daze by Michael Allan Scott

Rating:  star star star star star 

Psychic detective Lance Underphal must help his love interest Callie figure out what happened to her uncle, while dealing with a lawsuit accusing him of the wrongful death of his wife Sonya.


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