★★★★ Nobody Knows How It Got This Good by Amos Jasper Wright IV is a vibrant collection of short stories connected to the city of Birmingham, Alabama. Find out why Helen Barnes gave this collection from Livingston Press four stars.
★★★★The Legacy of King Jasteroth (Vol. 1) is a promise of fantastic things to come. This first installment in debut author S.L. Wyllie’s new Fantasy series provides a fearless female protagonist, a mysteriously powerful villain in King Jasteroth, and a growing interest with each new complication.
★★★★ Double Down by author Bruce Wessell is a laugh-out-loud novel filled with hilarious hijinks, stolen money, and a Las Vegas adventure. R. Read gives it four stars in our latest Independent Book Review.
Alexander Smith shares his blog post “How I Wrote 90 Pages in Two Days” with Independent Book Review about sitting down to write, eliminating distractions, and working hard in your DIY Writer’s Retreat.
★★★★★ I, Dragonfly: A Memoir of Recovery and Flight by author Kerrie Baldwin receives five glowing stars from Independent Book Review’s staff writer Helen Barnes. This inspirational eating-disorder recovery memoir is captivating and readable.