Our increasingly urban society means that rural people are becoming a minority, and we all know what that means—stereotyping, oppression, othering, and general disregard. We see it playing out politically in the way Trump’s rural... Read More
Interview with Silas House
Author of Southernmost
Let’s get one thing clear: There’s no such thing as real Americans. We are one nation, one people, inseparable, united by a common set of ideals.
Doing It Right
With US debuts from established international authors to novels from emerging writers, this debut fiction feature has a deep bench.
Discussing Word Magic
Interview with Terry Griggs, Author of The Iconoclast's Journal
This immensely talented writer readily admits to bleeding on paper, and then bleeding some more
Interview with Sara Bir
Author of The Fruit Forager's Companion, Ferments, Desserts, Main Dishes and More From Your Neighborhood and Beyond
Whisk-wielding wizard Sara Bir, author of The Fruit Forager’s Companion (Chelsea Green), wrote one of the most delightful, unsuspecting cookbooks we’ve seen in a long time.
Interview with Michael Smerconish
Opinions are more balanced if you know both sides of an issue.
When’s the last time you decided to read something political knowing it would anger you?
Emotional and physical risks court an awkward levity. Rural towns pool with unexpected darkness. A city reveals African... Read More
Here at Foreword Reviews, we are lucky to call the beautiful town of Traverse City, Michigan, home. In this small city on a Lake Michigan bay, we’re surrounded by expansive forests, golden beaches, rolling dunes, and shimmering lakes;... Read More
Small Moving Parts D. B. Jackson Turner Publishing Softcover $17.99 (384pp) 978-1-68336-782-6 Buy: IndieBound, Amazon Small Moving Parts is an emotive, atmospheric, and memorable tour de force. Not to be missed. In 1958, on a summer’s... Read More
Jeffery Paine’s "Enlightenment Town" is a witty, in-depth exploration of a unique place and its spiritual inhabitants. It doubles as a humorous and enlightening look at the world’s religions, many of which are represented in... Read More
Over his twenty-plus year baseball career, Hall of Famer Ken Griffey Jr. caused a lot of jealousy in the Major Leagues because seemingly everything on the ballfield came easy to him. In the midst of demoralizing batting slumps,... Read More
Every January 1st, people across the world set new goals and plans for themselves—resolutions for the new year. The joke is that we abandon our goals by February and go right back to our regular bad habits. To be realistic, this joke... Read More
There are many varieties of gift books—in fact, we’ve gathered some here. But no matter what the book is about,... Read More