May 27, 2016
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Combing through the expansive standards of beauty in: CROWNING GLORY

By Stacy Harshman

Rating:  star star star star star 

A spunky twenty-something New Yorker, transplanted from Chicago, has her curiosity piqued by the male attention she receives while wearing a red wig she bought on eBay on a whim.

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A handful of friends and strangers struggle in a dystopian world in: SCHISM

By Britt Holewinski

Rating:  star star star star star 

Young survivors of a virus that destroyed the world’s adult population struggle to put the pieces of society back together.

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Sharing the beliefs and perspectives in: THE EVANGELICAL EXPERIENCE

By Anthony Coleman

Rating:  star star star star star 

A former Evangelical Christian gives his experiences with the movement, and explains the beliefs and perspectives of those within it.

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An amusement park featuring werewolves, vampires, and zombies is a facade for a diabolical plan: MONSTERLAND

By Michael Phillip Cash

Rating:  star star star star star 

The owner of Monsterland invites teens to opening day with a dare: “Let’s see if Monsterland can scare the daylights out of you.”

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Angels, demons and supernatural warriors battle in: CROSSBACK

By Paul Proffet

Rating:  star star star star star 

Recovering from defeating an ancient demon, Doyle and Briar gather warriors to hunt down and stop a sinister entity targeting children.

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The dangers of being a doppleganger in: THE TRAINEE

By A.F. Knott

Rating:  star star star star star 

Rodney Pepper is a strange man. Painfully awkward, heartbreakingly naïve, and prone to archaic monologues, he is adrift in college until a series of coincidences bring him to New Orleans.

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Inspirational insights on spiritual progress lead to emotional and mental wellness in: MAYBE GOD HAS A BETTER IDEA

By Robb F

Rating:  star star star star star 

A collection of life experiences and lessons learned turn into thought-provoking insights and life-changing activities.

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Thrills and chills are plentiful in: PORTRAIT OF RAGE

By Cynthia H Wise

Rating:  star star star star star 

When Thomas Shear buys an old house to use for his art gallery, he’s confronted by its secrets and sordid past and is drawn into a supernatural mystery that threatens to destroy everything and everyone he loves.

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A goofy and irreverent take on Armageddon in: THE ANTICHRIST OF KOKOMO COUNTY

By David Skinner

Rating:  star star star star star 

Worried that his son might be the spawn of Satan, a dad will do anything to keep his child from realizing his dark destiny, much to the concern and annoyance of everyone else.

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Soulful communication and guidance in: DIRT, TRUTH, MUSIC AND BUNGEE CORDS

By Bud Megargee

Rating:  star star star star star 

Healthcare CEO/author Bud Megargee talks with spirits, communes with an oracle, and shares these rare experiences in an absorbing collection of observations.

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Docu-drama realism puts the reader on the streets with the members of

By Robert Rangel

Rating:  star star star star star 

Gritty portraits of true courage under fire, THE RED DOT CLUB puts the reader on the street where cops and criminals shoot it out, where blood is red, and pain is excruciating.

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Best of Summer  |  

16 Indie Summer Reads

Suntan lotion? Check. Hammock under shaded trees? Check. IR Approved Titles for your summer reading pleasure? From Horror and Historical Fiction to Romance and Fantasy. You can find them all here!

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Freddy Fumple and the Mindmonsters

By Vegard Svingen

Rating:  star star star star star 

A 10-year-old boy moves to the country with his parents and older sister, only to realize that their new house is haunted and there are strange creatures popping up unexpectedly in his backyard.

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By JW Lolite

Rating:  star star star star star 

HELIOCENTRIC is the second volume in a science fiction series that follows a hidden struggle between a group of human guardians and the Ankira, a race of humanoid aliens with glowing eyes and strange powers.

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The Napa Affair

By Matthew James McDonald

Rating:  star star star star star 

A sommelier and wine buyer gets entangled in the murder of a wine critic in the breezy and fun page-turner THE NAPA AFFAIR. THE NAPA AFFAIR begins with sommelier Sebastian Carroll traveling through the cavernous wine cellar of a wealthy estate to show off his wine expertise by identifying wines as forgeries.

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The Scholar’s Tale

THE SCHOLAR’S TALE is a recording of the exploits of a brilliant man as he satisfies his intellectual curiosities, along with his sexual desires.This novel follows Roy Musgrave, intellectual and scoundrel as he researches background information for a novel.

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Siren’s Rune

By Cory Baxter

Rating:  star star star star star 

SIREN’S RUNE is an imaginative work about a woman on a mission to cross the ocean alone but unexpectedly falls in love with a time-traveling mermaid.

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A refreshing, humorous and terrifying zombie apocalypse in: The Robusta Incident

By Jennifer Fales

Rating:  star star star star star 

It is said that revenge is a dish best served cold. Unfortunately, when creating a zombie army, this is not always possible.

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One Love

By Thomas Duffy

Rating:  star star star star star 

ONE LOVE, by Thomas Duffy, follows the story of Timothy Anderson, a down on his luck sad sack who rekindles a flame with his dream girl – after he’s already settled down with someone else.

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A linguist contends with a mutinous crew as she attempts to communicate telepathically with a creature in: Fluency

By Jennifer Foehner Wells

Rating:  star star star star star 

Dr. Jane Holloway, an internationally respected linguist, has been asked to act as Earth’s ambassador on a journey to an apparently abandoned spaceship that’s on a collision path with an asteroid.

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Myth And Incarnation

By K. Scott Lewis

Rating:  star star star star star 

Set in a well-developed fantasy world, MYTH AND INCARNATION follows a trio of unique individuals on their quest to protect their world from the evil plot of the sorcerers determined to awaken the Black Dragon.

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Happy Boxing Day!

Boxing Day, Indie New Year’s Resolutions and Predictions + more in this week’s holiday round-up

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IR’s Gift Guide for 2014

7 Gorgeous Quirky Indies Titles for Everyone on Your List