Indie book reviews

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Our Reviewers won’t judge your book as compared to other self-published titles, but against other books, period. Our ratings are based on the following criteria, although reviewers are able to award partial stars (i.e. a 1.3 or a 4.7), rather than rounding up or down to a whole or half number.

1/5

Really bad 
Work on it.

2/5

Mediocre
1-2 bright spots.

3/5

Good
Worth reading.

4/5

Very Good
1-2 spots that need work

5/5

Excellent!
Must-read.

* IndieReader receives compensation for most of the books it reviews, along with copies of those books.

CLASSICS: Why and how we can encourage children to read them

By Fiza Pathan
Rating:
3.5 / 5

The author, a schoolteacher, argues that a steady dose of classical novels can improve a child's intelligence, scholarly and emotional success, and morality.

IR Approved

YOGA AFFECT is a comprehensive guide for studious “seekers” of holistic well-being

By Sandra Zuidema
Rating:
4.2 / 5

A comprehensive guide to yoga for studious “seekers” of holistic well-being.

IR Approved

An insider’s guide to cybersecurity in: HACKED AGAIN

By Scott N. Schober
Rating:
4.5 / 5

An accessible and friendly approach to improving cybersecurity from an expert and a victim.

IR Approved

Life, lessons and encouragement to get the words flowing in: WRITE!

By Gerald DiPego
Rating:
4.5 / 5

Gerald DiPego guides aspiring writers through a handful of his novels and screenplays to share the lessons he has learned in more than four decades...

IR Approved

The write way around creative roadblocks in: THE WRITER’S PROCESS

By Anne H. Janzer
Rating:
5.0 / 5

Anne H. Janzer utilizes cognitive science for writers to circumvent creative roadblocks in this handy guide.

Weighing in on the right way to lift weights in: WEIGHT TRAINING WITHOUT INJURY

By Fred Stellabote and Rachel Straub
Rating:
5.0 / 5

WEIGHT TRAINING WITHOUT INJURY is a user’s guide to help prevent injury for beginners as well as advanced individuals looking to maximize their weight training...

IR Approved

Domesticated but still wild: EMBRACING THE WILD IN YOUR DOG

By Bryan Bailey
Rating:
4.5 / 5

A thoughtful, first-person examination of how society has not made allowances for "the wild" in domesticated dogs, and how learning to appreciate this quality can...

IR Approved

Nose, Legs, Body!: Know Wine Like the Back of Your Hand

By Len Napolitano
Rating:
5.0 / 5

NOSE, LEGS, BODY! is an accessible guide that provides more than the basics about wine for beginner wine enthusiasts. Author Len Napolitano serves up an...

Build Wealth and Spend it All

By Stanley Riggs
Rating:
3.0 / 5

The author suggests financial strategies involving real estate investment for those seeking to build true wealth – and then explains why you should work to...

IR Approved

The Art of Social Media: Power Tips for Power Users – Engaging, entertaining and practical advice on boosting online presence.

By Guy Kawasaki and Peg Fitzpatrick
Rating:
5.0 / 5

THE ART OF SOCIAL MEDIA: POWER TIPS FOR POWER USERS is a comprehensive tool for both beginners and veteran users of social media.

Twisted Body: Dance Theory of Argentine Tango

By Igor Polk
Rating:
3.0 / 5

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...

IR Approved

Through the Eyes of the Horse

By Carlos Tabernaberri
Rating:
5.0 / 5

THROUGH THE EYES OF THE HORSE is the author's solution for a gentle and understanding approach to working with horses, which not only offers practical...

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