Foreword Reviews

  • Book of the Day

    Return of the Sea Otter

    Sea otters are impossibly adorable furballs, whose pup-parenting, shell-cracking antics make them ecotourism and aquarium superstars. Todd McLeish’s Return of the Sea Otter gives a more rounded portrait of these apex predators.

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  • Reviewer talks Racism

    Karl Helicher talks with Melanie Morrison, Author of Murder on Shades Mountain

    Of all the racial divisions in this country, one of the most enduring and discouraging is the percentage of white Americans who don’t see racism as a problem.

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  • Foreword Face Off

    Reviewer Muses with David Tomas Martinez, Author of Post Traumatic Hood Disorder

    When we find something special, like David Tomas Martinez’s Post Traumatic Hood Disorder, you can count on us to let you know.

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  • Foreword Face Off


    An interview with Joseph Rosenbloom, author of Redemption: Martin Luther King Jr.’s Last 31 Hours, a fascinating look at “King’s final days,” as well as “all the historical momentum that was lost on April 4, 1968.”

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Book of the Day Roundup March 12-March 16

by Hannah Hohman

Another week, another collection of fantastic books for us to share with you. Take a look at our list below and don’t forget to check back in each day to see which is the Book of the Day. War Mother Fred Van Lente Tomas Giorello,... Read More


Book of the Day Roundup March 5-March 9

by Hannah Hohman

This week there are fantastic books running as our Books of the Day. We have food, siblings, and surprisingly enough, a doppleganger to a book that ran last week. Read through the list here and be sure to check each one throughout the... Read More

Book Review


by Matt Sutherland

Mama never said there’d be debuts like these, presenting new poets who arrive with unforeseen, indescribable gifts. Over the mountains of Tijuana at age five, Marcelo Hernandez Castillo’s journey included an MFA at the University of... Read More

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