7 Must-Read Indie Books for Halloween

Tis the season for terrible tales and horrible happenings afoot on your pages. From vampires to ghostly legends, here is a little taste of the best long-legged beasties for the avid autumn indie reader.


Kracker Flats

Mario Iezzoni

Rating:  star star star star star 


Diving for Pearls: A Thinking Journey …

Kathleen B. Jones

Rating:  star star star star star 


Waiting for the Voo

Dean Ammerman

Rating:  star star star star star 

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News  |    |  October 21, 2014

Amazon Closes Multi-Year Deal With Simon & Schuster

So what’s Hachette’s Problem?

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Swing Set by Joann Kadish

Rating:  star star star star star 

This erotic novel explores what happens when one discontented married couple ventures into internet porn and sex clubs.

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News  |    |  October 20, 2014

Kindle Unlimited Pays $5 Mil for September 2014

What it Means Today, Where It’s Heading Tomorrow

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The Northern Star: The Civil War by Mike Gullickson

Rating:  star star star star star 

Picking up about a decade from author Mike Gullickson’s first NORTHERN STAR book, THE CIVIL WAR takes place in a bleak future where the whole Middle East is occupied territory, the biggest corporation on Earth makes a mind-link VR-type internet, and the U.S. military’s most advanced weapon is cyborg super-soldiers.

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Indie Voice  |    |  October 17, 2014

Amazon’s New Kindle Scout

Amazon goes Brick & Mortar, Adobe’s Got Its Eye On You + more in this week’s roundup.

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The Postulant by Mario Iezzoni

Rating:  star star star star star 

The title of Mario Iezzoni’s THE POSTULANT indicates to the reader that it is going to be largely about some aspect of women seeking a religious life in the Catholic Church.

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Alike But Indie  |    |  October 15, 2014

If You Liked THE MAGICIAN’S LAND, You’ll Love…

7 Indie Titles to Help You Get Your Fantasy Groove On

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Black Moon Draw by Lizzy Ford

Rating:  star star star star star 

When Naia is magically transported from our world to one depicted in a book she read, she must fight to understand unfamiliar dangers, her own unreliable powers, and the terrifying but alluring Shadow Knight bent on conquering it all.

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News  |    |  October 8, 2014

Self-Published Books Topped 450,000 in 2013

The report, Beat Barblan, Bowker director of identifier services, shows a self-published market that is maturing into a serious business. Damn straight!

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A Star Called Lucky by Bapsy Jain

Rating:  star star star star star 

A formerly successful businesswoman turned investigator for the New York State Department of Corrections becomes involved in a search for a legendary miracle cure in India.

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Alike But Indie  |    |  October 8, 2014

If You Liked “Big Little Lies” You’ll LOVE…

7 indie stunners with twisty plots, curvy story lines and plenty of scandal. Take a look here for your next great read if you enjoyed Big Little Lies

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Twisted Body: Dance Theory of Argentine Tango by Igor Polk

Rating:  star star star star star 

TWISTED BODY: DANCE THEORY OF ARGENTINE TANGO, by Igor Polk, is not for the layman. The book contains complicated instructions for various steps and poses essential for the dance of Argentine Tango.