Aug 28, 2015
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Gerri Chanel on “Saving Mona Lisa: The Battle to Protect the Louvre and its Treasures During World War II”

Saving Mona Lisa is a fascinating read for anyone interested in history, art, France, Paris, the Louvre or simply a gripping, inspirational story.

Dancing

Come Dancing

Leslie Wells

Rating:  star star star star star 

Island

An Unusual Island

D.L. Finn

Rating:  star star star star star 

DrinkDirt

Drink Dirt, Eat Stone

Kyle Fleishman

Rating:  star star star star star 

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go set
Alike But Indie  |    |  August 26, 2015

If You Liked “Go Set A Watchman”, You’ll LOVE…

Choosing an indie book is hard. We’re here to help.


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Kasmah
IR Book Review  |  August 24, 2015

KASMAH FORMA: The three worlds in one by S. Vagus

Rating:  star star star star star 

KASMAH-FORMA is part of the story of the peoples and places on the world of Kasmah, a planet of deserts, forests, and a city where learning and power struggles are intertwined.


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spanners
All About the Book  |    |  August 25, 2015

Jonathan Maas on His Award-Winning Sci-Fi Book “Spanners: The Fountain of Youth”

The idea that differing lifespans could give beings strange powers came about when I was a Peace Corps Volunteer in Namibia, Africa.


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Doomsday
IR Book Review  |  August 24, 2015

Against popular opinion, a scientist seeks contact with aliens in: AWAITING THE DOOMSDAY by Paul Slutsky

Rating:  star star star star star 

A scientist must decide the best interests of humanity while on a mission to make contact with a mysterious extraterrestrial craft.


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IR Interview  |    |  August 24, 2015

Former Trad Publisher Betty Sargent Talks BookWorks + Her Interest in Indie

Former EIC of William Morrow, Exec Editor of Harper Collins + Delacorte Press, Fiction + Books Editor of Cosmo on Joining the Indie Team


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Depravity
IR Book Review  |  August 24, 2015

A classic tale combined with supernatural romance and fantasy in: DEPRAVITY: A BEASTLY TALE by MJ Haag

Rating:  star star star star star 

A heroine in a world filled with captivating secrets. This enchanting setting harkens back to the original fairy tale while still punctuated with colorful and thrilling twists.


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indie voice
Indie Voice  |    |  August 21, 2015

Genre Discrimination: Speaking Out In Defense of Romance

French Students Self-Pub Books for Underprivileged Haitian Kids, How to Price Your New Indie Book, A Bestselling Indie Helps Puts Kids to Sleep + more in this week’s round-up


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Diet
IR Book Review  |  August 21, 2015

A common sense, fun but no-nonsense approach to food in: STOP THE DIET, I WANT TO GET OFF by Lisa Tillinger Johansen, MS, RD

Rating:  star star star star star 

Overhearing food-focused, diet-obsessed conversations and observing strange, often excessive eating behaviors at a wedding party, Registered Dietitian Lisa Tillinger Johansen reflected, “I should write a book.”


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grooveworld
All About the Book  |    |  August 20, 2015

Jeremy Gray on His Award Winning Title “Grooveworld”

I wanted to take everything I loved from the rave scene and make a world out of it to call my own.


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Apocalypse
IR Book Review  |  August 21, 2015

With monsters terrorizing the earth, there’s still comedic value in: APOCALYPSE IDAHO by Rich Lundeen

Rating:  star star star star star 

An unsuspecting town in the Upper Midwest is hit with a plague of ravenous monsters, and a band of quirky survivors try to stop them before they overrun the whole earth.


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Crowdfunded Indies  |    |  August 19, 2015

5 More Kickstarter Favorites

Another batch of successful crowdfunded books that represent the best of what indie publishing can be–books created by authors with a vision and supported by readers who share that vision.


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Dandelion
IR Book Review  |  August 18, 2015

Four women in modern day Germany live with psychological scars in:DANDELION ANGEL by C. B. Calico

Rating:  star star star star star 

In modern day Germany, several women navigate adulthood after perilous childhoods.


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