Category Archives: General Fiction

The Mexican Connection

The Mexican Connection Pendleton C. Wallace Ted Higuera is enjoying life. He’s with his family and he’s even managed a break from the restaurant to vista his buddy Chris in Seattle to see him graduate. It all comes apart when … Continue reading

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Celtic Blood

Celtic Blood James John Loftus Celtic Blood is an independent novel by James John Loftus. It tells the story of Morgund MacAedh in thirteenth century Scotland. The book begins with Seward, a viking, being washed ashore and the only one … Continue reading

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Swarm

Swarm Lauren Carter Brindle and Glass Publishing Swarm follows Sandy as she and her partner Marvin and their friend Thomson struggle to survive on an island. The novel weaves from past to future to show Sandy’s story. On the island … Continue reading

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The Smoke

The Smoke Lars. D.H. Hedbor Brief Candle Press The Smoke is a book that achieves the almost impossible. It talks about the early interaction between the colonial settlers and the people of the Six Nations Confederacy without reverting to stereotypes. … Continue reading

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Phoenix Island

Phoenix Island John Dixon Gallery, Threshold, Pocket Books Phoenix Island follows Carl, a young man whose penchant for beating up bullies lands him in trouble again and again. The latest trouble gets him sent to Phoenix Island a last chance … Continue reading

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Second Chance

Second Chance David Perry Pettigrew Enterprises LLC Bookmasters, Inc Second Chance is the story of a pharmacist caught up in searching for clues to a wonder drug. The clues are left to him by a man who committed suicide after … Continue reading

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The Bone Flower Throne

The Bone Flower Throne T.L. Morganfield Panverse, Publishing LLC This first novel in the trilogy introduces the young girl Quetzalpetlatl, a princess in Tenth Century Mexico. She is called by the Feathered Serpent to work against Smoking Mirrors and change … Continue reading

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Reality Ends Here

Reality Ends Here Alison Gaylin Pocket Star Books Reality Ends Here is what teen fiction should be like. It is funny, sassy and touching without getting maudlin. Estella is the older sister of sextuplets and an unwilling star in Seven … Continue reading

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Stonefly

Stonefly Scott J. Holliday Haley Road Publishing Stonefly is not the book I expected when I started reading it. Is is a far superior story to the one I expected. It was the whole wish granting thing that pushed my … Continue reading

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The Liar’s Gospel

The Liars’ Gospel Naomi Alderman Little, Brown and Company The Liar’s Gospel is one of those books that challenge and provoke. Naomi Alderman gives an alternate telling of the time of Jesus, Yehoshuah in the Hebrew. Yehoshuah is Miryam’s eldest … Continue reading

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