Nonfiction

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STOP CHASING CARROTS: Healing Self-Help Deceptions with a Scientific Philosophy of Life

Rating: 3.6
Self-help gets a largely sentiment-free scientific makeover, as STOP CHASING CARROTS throws pipe dreams out of the window, getting practical and specific on how to get life on the right track.
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OUR FIRST DANCE

Rating: 3
A father explains his “daddyhood journey” with the use of colorful doodles.
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CROSSING FARMERS BOULEVARD: A JOURNEY TO ONENESS IN A POLARIZING WORLD

Rating: 3.7
CROSSING FARMERS BOULEVARD: A JOURNEY TO ONENESS IN A POLARIZING WORLD is the inspirational story of one man’s cosmic rise from a neglected child in a bad neighborhood to a man at peace with the world, with a successful career and a supportive family.
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APPOINTMENT WITH YESTERDAY: A Novel in Four Parts

Rating: 4
In this fictionalized memoir based on the author's life, young Yanni Sitakos grows up on the Greek island of Erytha, raised by his grandparents and surrounded by an eclectic extended family.
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THE LAST UP: A Curious Tale About the Future of Sales

Rating: 4.5
A car salesman, facing trouble in both his personal and professional life, finds a time portal and gets advice from his dealership's wise founder.
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SHOT DOWN

Rating: 4.5
The crew of the Susan Ruth, shot down over Belgium, attempt to survive, hide from the Nazis, and escape back to Allied territory.
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Take a Ride on the Wild Side in Rocco Versaci’s THAT HIDDEN ROAD

Rating: 4.5
The title of THAT HIDDEN ROAD tells readers everything and nothing: Rocco’s intrepid journey is preceded by another, a hidden road that he traveled far before his front bike tire hit the pavement.
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Religion and philosophy come together to provide daily nuggets of wisdom in RED LETTER DEVOTIONALS

Rating: 3
Daily entries in this scripture-a-day book interpret Jesus’ words and offer lessons and prayers on how to live and act.
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WHEN THOUGHT TURNS TO LIGHT

Rating: 3.2
WHEN THOUGHT TURNS TO LIGHT by Patrick Paul Garlinger is a clear and concise overview of popular spiritual thought and practices.
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THREE YOUR LIFE

Rating: 3
Building on a solid foundation to achieve success in life is the engine that drives THREE YOUR LIFE.
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SEEKERS: Finding Our Way Home

Rating: 3
Paul Dunion EdD offers advice to spiritual seekers on how to continue their quest for a deeper and better self throughout their lives.
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LESSONS LEARNED, stories about the life of a likeable and admirable man

Rating: 4
An Air Force veteran, husband, father, and “real-life Clark Griswold” tells stories from his long and eventful life.
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MADAME BEY’S: HOME TO BOXING LEGENDS

Rating: 3.9
An in-depth look at an unheralded female boxing trainer, and the cast of characters that defined her.
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PATHS OF FEAR, a diverse anthology that will engage both mind and heart

Rating: 2.5
A collection of short stories, essays, poems and collected proverbs concerning fear.
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Relive the 2015-2016 Cleveland Cavaliers season with KING JAMES BRINGS THE LAND A CROWN

Rating: 3.8
Starting with the loss of the 2015 NBA Championship, KING JAMES BRINGS THE LAND A CROWN explores the long quest for redemption at the 2016 finals.
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INTO THE FUNHOUSE, a story of life

Rating: 4
INTO THE FUNHOUSE is not a story of being healed and renewed; it is a story of a father, a husband, a dedicated employee, a man who is sick—who keeps on living despite it all, or perhaps, because of it all.
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YOGA AFFECT is a comprehensive guide for studious “seekers” of holistic well-being

Rating: 4.2
A comprehensive guide to yoga for studious “seekers” of holistic well-being.
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Death by HR: How Affirmative Action Cripples Organizations

Rating: 5
An intelligent and exhaustive examination of labor regulations and their negative effect on employment practices is the main topic addressed in DEATH BY HR: HOW AFFIRMATIVE ACTION CRIPPLES ORGANIZATIONS.
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THE SCIENCE OF DISCOVERY (Why Do Scientists So Rarely Make Breakthroughs)

Rating: 4
Author Steven Paglierani introduces a bold new scientific method that promises a discovery every time.
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37 SECONDS, exciting and extremely anxious

Rating: 3.1
Author Stephanie Arnold shares her account of the visions she experienced during her pregnancy, visions that showed she would die giving birth.
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Dip Into Debt With STORIES OF THE INDEBTED, And Emerge Feeling…Oddly Optimistic

Rating: 3.1
STORIES OF THE INDEBTED by Jorge P. Newbery is a series of financial case studies, garnished with a light sprinkling of fictionalization.
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Explore the possibility of God through science and philosophy in SCIENCE, PHILOSOPHY, AND JESUS CHRIST

Rating: 2.7
James Frederick Ivey attempts to prove the existence of God, along with the idea that Jesus is the Truth, to nonbelievers.