Title: Sophie’s Playlist: The Gramble Chronicles Author: Michael Finocchiaro Genre: Action and Adventure / Thriller This is a meandering, literary-style story spiced with romance, grit, and a touch of adventure as it covers the multiple storylines of three characters—Gramble, Zoe, and Samuel—as they explore a kaleidoscope of human experiences.
Title: Grappling to Light Author: Heather D. Nelson Genre: Poetry Grappling to Light by Heather D. Nelson is a collection of poems written during the COVID-19 pandemic. Themes of loss, depression, isolation, and death are explored in the poetry. Holding such heavy themes together, however, is hope and the need for loved ones… Read More Editorial Review – Grappling to Light
Title: Uber Diva Author: Charles St. Anthony Genre: Humor Part-memoir, part-guide, Uber Diva is an entertaining look at what it takes to be an Uber driver. Told from the perspective of the self-proclaimed Uber Diva, who is sidelined from the ridesharing business after a drunk driver totals her car and sends her to the hospital, it is helpful… Read More Editorial Review – Uber Diva
Title: Beyond the Forest Floor and Other Forest Tales Author: Joanne McFall Genre: Folklore / Fairy Tales Beyond the Forest Floor and other Forest Tales is a collection of thirteen short stories that each have the forest environment as their focal point. The stories combine magic and natural enchantment within the framework… Read More Editorial Review – Beyond the Forest Floor and Other Forest Tales
Title: Going Gone Author: Abraham Lopez Genre: Anthology / Alternate History Going Gone reads as a collection of short-story snapshots of what happens to a variety of Americans after a pivotal leader in the Middle East is assassinated and the blame is placed on the United States. Covering the despair, power plays, and religious fervor such… Read More Editorial Review – Going Gone
Title: One Sunny Night Author: Charon Dunn Genre: YA Science Fiction This coming-of-age story tells how Leroy “Sonny” Knight grows and adapts following a terrorist attack during a clashball game. The story is set in a futuristic version of the world: Earth has suffered from meteors and the Americas have been split into new islands and… Read More Editorial Review – One Sunny Night
Author: Jamie Eubanks Title: Hall of Skulls Genre: Science Fiction The Hall of Skulls tells the story of Koa Kai, provisional captain of Churi, as he tries to complete his appointed challenge to prove whether he is fit to lead his people or not. He struggles with self doubts and unexpected difficulties when… Read More Editorial Review – Hall of Skulls
Title: Executable File Author: Dave Cohen Genre: Techno Thriller This novel covers the rather uncertain career of Dan File, a superhacker who was so bored in college that he began tweaking his football-playing roommate’s grades for the fun of it. After that escapade, he began downloading the oppositions’ playbooks and sharing them with his school’s team.
Title: Walking Through Fire Author: C. J. Bahr Genre: Romance / Fantasy / Paranormal The first in a paranormal romance series, Walking Through Fire sets a tone for adventure, mishap, and spicy romance. This book covers Laurel Saville’s story as she visits northern Scotland on the heels of a messy breakup. Her best friend, Beth, has a… Read More Editorial Review – Walking Through Fire
Title: Unveiled Secrets Author: Carmen Oprea Genre: Contemporary Romance Unveiled Secrets is a story of how Leila Isidro, a thirty-something who struggles with her foster mother’s recent death, grows into a woman who knows where she came from and where she’s going. As such, it’s more of a women’s fiction story than pure romance, though there certainly… Read More Editorial Review – Unveiled Secrets