Category

Humor

Unknown-2
IR Book Review  |  

Slammin’

By Marcus Paul Cootsona

Rating:  star star star star star 

After his wife is mysteriously kidnapped, Wally Wilson discovers he has a gift. A killer power serve that could vault him to the top of the tennis world – at fifty-three! Coincidence, or not?

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Ralph Pincus

By Marcus Lambert

Rating:  star star star star star 

RALPH PINCUS introduces a unique lead character to the literary scene – an average Jewish thirty-something who teams up with a sorcerer and vampire to vanquish evil.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Kate’s Escape from the Billable Hour

By Petula Parker

Rating:  star star star star star 

A young, well-paid lawyer spontaneously quits her job and heads to Spain in search of happiness, where she discovers contentment with life comes from being true to herself and not those around her.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Red Bang

By Brandt Monroe

Rating:  star star star star star 

A scriptwriter turned IT manager must find his own soul in the chaos that is The Company.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

An Animal Life

By Howard Krum

Rating:  star star star star star 

AN ANIMAL LIFE is as smart as it is funny; brilliant characters, hilarious occurrences, and smart medicine make this a fun and engaging read.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Labor Pains

By C.A. Huggins

Rating:  star star star star star 

LABOR PAINS by C.A. Huggins appears to be aiming for an “Office Space”-like effect, but is ultimately goes on far too long without developing a compelling or particularly witty conceit.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Tales From Little Lump: Alien Season

By Jeff Folschinsky

Rating:  star star star star star 

This fast paced, amusing story takes place entirely in the confines of a small convenience store in Little Lump, Texas. There is a fisherman behaving very oddly, there are flying saucers, invisible alien ambassadors, and before all is said and done the US Army gets involved.

Unknown
IR Book Reviews  |  

Non-Friction

By Morgan Parker

Rating:  star star star star star 

When recently separated, self-involved, and self-published online author, Morgan receives a fan letter about his top-selling ebook “Sextual Encounters,” from Emma, he begins a journey of romantic discovery that will take him through marriage counseling, the grueling reality of group author events, and innumerable text messages.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

431 Superior

By DM Pratt

Rating:  star star star star star 

431 SUPERIOR is a dream come true. That is, Lucy and Nate Fair’s dream come true. Two divorced parents — with six daughters, two dogs combined — fall in love, and transform their ordinary lives into a sexy fantasia.

Unknown
IR Book Review  |  

Quit School!

By Francis Bennett

Rating:  star star star star star 

Through eight short stories about one boy’s life, this collection examines the pains and pleasures of entering adolescence. From hunting deer in the woods to hunting ghosts in an old house, these original pieces have something to say, although the message isn’t always as humorous as the subtitle suggests.

Unknown-1
IR Book Review  |  

Obama Confidential

By Marc Berlin

Rating:  star star star star star 

Marc Berlin has “collected” an amusing selection of letters to the President in his timely work of satire. A vast array of citizens have been writing President Obama a variety of letters, and Berlin does a great job of making fun of each writer, regardless of their stated political preferences, as well as poking fun at the President himself.

41XRFqoW2iL._SL110_
IR Book Review  |  

Leaving Early

By d.f. waitt

Rating:  star star star star star 

As the narrator of LEAVING EARLY counts down the days to his suicide, he contemplates his life so far while offering some poignant and facetious observations of life in this richly dark and humorous narrative.