https://indiereader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/05/RIPPLES.jpg 499 328 IR Staff https://indiereader.com/wp-content/uploads/2016/12/ir-logo-2017.png IR Staff2016-05-11 02:00:392016-06-28 11:29:07A woman struggles with an abusive husband in: THE RIPPLES OF GUILT
A middle-aged British woman reflects back on her tumultuous, dysfunctional life and its many hardships and regrets.
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A young gay man struggles with his identity as he recovers from drug abuse.
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SIGNS OF PASSING is a collection of loosely connected short stories, in which Owen Thomas' eclectic group of characters interact and influence each other in subtle ways, often without knowing it.
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Ed Henderson, left in charge of his brothers when their mother dies, leads them to stardom as a rock band.
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A 20-year old, willful American beauty arrives at Hembry Castle with her widowed father, the second son of the 8th Earl of Straton, to begin her resistant acquaintance with Victorian-era England.
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An aimless young man has a series of sexual encounters with women while navigating his way through an indifferent metropolis.
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The anti-hero known as “Coinman” is an irritating co-worker, an inattentive husband, a not-so-dutiful son…yet his apparent lack of love conquers all.
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A man loses his job and broods over how to continue making ends meet for himself and his beloved young son as his fortieth birthday approaches.
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This is an extraordinary collection of three novellas all centered on themes of obsession, myth, and exoticism.
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A mountain climber and his family deal with the repercussions of a tragic accident that cost him his legs.
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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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An American woman living in Saudi Arabia faces the hardships, anxiety and betrayals of life in a theocratic dictatorship.
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Violence, rivalry and ambition threaten to destroy numerous lives in the New York projects.
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An alcoholic ne'er-do-well poses as a private detective on a whim, but may be in over his head.
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When Will Donovan needs advice about selling his business to a larger company with potential ties to China, he makes use of his sister’s friendship with Lu Li, an investment banker, and they both must make peace with their pasts and decide which path their futures will take.
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BOWL OF FRUIT (1907) is a magically original story about two strangers and enticing secrets.
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A group of disparate individuals find solace, frustration, challenge and connection at a strip club.
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A chronicle of a relationship, life on the road, what it means to be alive.
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A strong heroine uses her musical talents to escape a life filled with pain in India’s sordid slums.
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A publisher and a nephew discuss the strange revelations made by Uncle Teddy's memoir of growing up in a mysterious land.
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Three young women must struggle with adolescence and young adulthood after surviving the childhood trauma of their family's breakdown and reformation.
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INTENSIVE THERAPY: A NOVEL follows the relationship of a doctor and his patient from their first therapy sessions in the 1980s, then shifts to 20 years later to demonstrate how that therapy has transformed and affected them both.
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Read with a box of tissues handy: HIATUS will make you ugly-cry. This beautiful ode to late-in-life love is lyrical, captivating, and heart-wrenching.
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FINDING FLIPPER FRANK centers around 38-year-old, troubled, lonely loser Walt Honerman, who decides to drive on an adventure with two passengers: an elderly man named Izzy with a big personality and a young woman, Moira, who wants to break Walt out of his shell.