The Fat Kitchen / How to Render, Cure & Cook with Lard, Tallow & Poultry Fat / Andrea Chesman / Storey Publishing / Softcover $24.95 (304pp) / 978-1-61212-913-6 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / The Fat Kitchen will give... Read More
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On Her Plate: PLANT-BASED RECIPES, LIFE STORIES, AND NATURAL HEALTH SCIENCES TO ALIGN MIND, BODY, AND EARTH.
On Her Plate is a positive, woman-centered look at healthy living. Modern medicine offers women a bevy of remedies, but the medication-centric approach leaves many longing for more. The women in this book have sought and found a deeper understanding....
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Great reads for the book lover on your gift giving list. Another week, another roundup!
By 3 Young Adult Novelists
Back again this week with more first-timer fun from the authors featured in our Debut Fiction special section of Foreword Reviews
5 STELLAR DEBUT SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS BY INDIE AUTHORS
Mama never said there’d be debuts like this.
Reviewer Rebecca Foster thinks big with author Philip Ball.
There’s hope for those of us with average brains.
In Every Wave / Charles QuimperGuil Lefebvre, translator / Baraka Books / Softcover $16.95 (80pp) / 978-1-77186-155-7 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / Piercing and compact, Charles Quimper’s novella In Every Wave... Read More
Spectacular Debuts by Three Young Adult Novelists / Back again this week with more first-timer fun from the authors featured in our Debut Fiction special section of Foreword Reviews. From a total of twenty-two writers, today we’re... Read More
The Hope Fault / Tracy Farr / Aardvark Bureau / Softcover $14.95 (340pp) / 978-1-910709-43-6 / Buy: Local Bookstore (IndieBound), Amazon / Tracy Farr’s carefully crafted literary novel The Hope Fault explores what family means... Read More
Mama never said there’d be debuts like this. We see lots of books in these offices—indie publishers and authors send us more than ten thousand a year seeking a review—and we’ll admit that we have some particular quirks about the... Read More
As props go, a vase of flowers or bowl of fruit may qualify as the painter’s favorite subject—excepting, of course, a portrait of the person paying the artist’s fee in advance. But artists throughout history have also shown a... Read More
For all its authentic, artisanal, true-to-the-earth talk, today’s wine industry is high tech, and the science-driven approach to quality in the vineyards and wineries around the world has surely made these the glory days for wine... Read More
Angels, however crude, fear a few places, according to E. M. Foster, but the same cannot be said of poets. Boundlessly curious, no subject is off limits for bards like Suzanne Cleary to tread. New Yorker Cleary earned her Pushcart Prize... Read More