Foreword Reviews

Full List of 2007 Foreword INDIES Winners

Editor's Choice

The Folded World (978-1-59051-248-7) by Amity Gaige, Other Press
Women of Courage (978-1-4236-0253-8) by Katherine Kiviat and Scott Heidler, Gibbs Smith, Publisher

Adult Fiction

Gay & Lesbian
The Handyman's Reality (978-1-4259-9746-5) by Nick Poff, AuthorHouse
Naked in the Rain (978-0-9778738-0-7) by Eowyn Wood, Crooked Hills Publishing
Bloody Jack (978-1-59316-094-4) by L.A. Meyer and narrator: Katherine Kellgren (illustrator), Listen & Live Audio
Good Night, My Darling (978-1-929355-37-2) by Inger Frimansson, Caravel/Pleasure Boat Studio
The Brides of March (978-0-595-43987-4) by Beren deMotier, iUniverse
Watermelon Syrup (978-1-55458-005-7) by Annie Jacobsen, Jane Finlay-Young, and Di Brandt, Wilfrid Laurier University Press
When the Mob Ran Vegas (978-0-9770658-1-3) by Steve Fischer, Berkline Press
Anima Mundi (978-0-9754444-4-3) by Susanna Tamaro, Autumn Hill Books
Caspian Rain (978-1-59692-251-8) by Gina B. Nahai, MacAdam/Cage Publishing
Pontoon (978-1-59887-522-5) by Garrison Keillor; read by the author, HighBridge
Snippets From the Trenches (978-1-4196-5713-9) by Freda Wagman, BookSurge
Twinkie, Deconstructed (978-1-59316-099-9) by Steve Ettlinger, Listen & Live Audio, Inc.
And Silent Left the Place (978-0-931846-86-1) by Elizabeth Bruce, Washington Writers' Publishing House
Away (978-1-59887-521-8) by Amy Bloom; read by Barbara Rosenblat, HighBridge
Becoming What You Want to See in the World (978-0-9772566-1-7) by Mary Claire O'Neal, River Birch Publishing
El Zarco, The Blue-eyed Bandit (978-0-930829-61-2) by Ignacio Manuel Altamirano, Helen Lane Editions, Lumen Books
Gay San Francisco: Eyewitness Drummer Vol 1 (978-1-890834-38-8) by Jack Fritscher and Mark Hemry (editor), Palm Drive Publishing
The Book of Marie (978-0-88146-082-7) by Terry Kay, Mercer University Press
Harpsong (978-0-8061-3823-7) by Rilla Askew, University of Oklahoma Press
Avenging Victorio (978-1-890689-26-1) by Dave DeWitt, Rio Grande Books
Turpentine (978-0-8021-7036-1) by Spring Warren, Black Cat
Fug 10 (978-1-59663-782-5) by Jay Osman, James A. Rock & Company
Shadow Faces (978-0-595-39725-9) by Rayce Bannon, iUniverse
Gabriele Caccini (978-1-4259-6656-0) by Paigan Stone and Alison Kinchuck (illustrator), AuthorHouse
Footfalls (978-0-9800821-3-5) by Eddie Gresham, 23rd St Publishing
Soucouyant (978-1-55152-226-5) by David Chariandy, Arsenal Pulp Press
The Amputated Memory (978-1-55861-555-7) by Werewere Liking, The Feminist Press at C.U.N.Y
Mercy (978-1-59051-271-5) by Lara Santoro, Other Press
Stuff to Die For (978-1-933515-10-6) by Don Bruns, Oceanview
The Castro Gene (978-1-933515-06-9) by Todd Buchholz, Oceanview Publishing
Son of the Ripper! (978-0-615-15019-2) by Patrick Glendon McCullough, Lethe Bank Press
The Lady from Buenos Aires (978-1-55885-496-3) by John Lantigua, Arte Pblico Press
Chan Heart, Chan Art (978-1-932293-23-4) by Venerable Master Hsing Yun, Gao Ertai (illustrator), and Pu Xiaoyu (illustrator), Buddha's Light Publication
Demon: A Memoir (978-1-60006-123-3) by Tosca Lee, NavPress
Don't You Marry the Mormon Boys (978-1-59955-075-6) by Janet Kay Jensen, Cedar Fort
Snow Angel (978-0-8054-4533-6) by Jamie Carie, B&H Publishing Group
The Vengeance Trap (978-0-9787658-1-1) by A.L. Hansen, Axel Hansen, and Linda Hansen, Ophir Publishing
Whispers From the Grave (978-0-9716790-5-4) by Kim Murphy, Coachlight Press
No Regrets (978-1-4022-1016-7) by Michele Ann Young, Sourcebooks Casablanca
Science Fiction & Fantasy
Nexus Point (978-0-9726007-3-6) by Paul Black, Novel Instincts
Discipline (978-0-9790842-0-1) by Paco Ahlgren, Greenleaf Book Group
Heroes Arise (978-0-9772081-4-2) by Laurel Anne Hill, KOMENAR Publishing
Virtual Evil (978-1-896944-76-0) by Jana G. Oliver, Dragon Moon Press
Short Stories
The Inheritance of Exile (978-0-268-03503-7) by Susan Muaddi Darraj, University of Notre Dame Press
Eight Dogs Named Jack (978-1-879094-79-6) by Joe Borri (author, illustrator), Momentum Books
Bloodletting & Miraculous Cures (978-1-60286-000-1) by Vincent Lam, Weinstein Books
Fourteen Stories (978-0-87338-894-8) by Jay Baruch, The Kent State University Press

Adult Nonfiction

Adventure & Recreation
Instant Karma (978-0-9796255-0-3) by Wayne Sheldrake, Ghost Road Press
The Fish House Book (978-0-9765890-2-0) by Kathryn Nordstrom, Dovetailed Press
Make the Most of Your Time on Earth (978-1-84353-925-4) by Various, Rough Guides
The World's Best Memoir Writing (978-1-4022-0975-8) by Eve Claxton, Sourcebooks
Poetry Speaks Expanded (978-1-4022-1062-4) by Elise Paschen and Rebekah Presson Mosby, Sourcebooks MediaFusion
Black Scholars on the Line (978-0-268-03080-3) by Edited by Jonathan Scott Holloway and Ben Keppel, University of Notre Dame Press
China's Sacred Sites (978-0-89389-262-3) by Nan Shunxun and Beverly Foit-Albert, Himalayan Institute Press
Inspirations from France and Italy (978-1-4236-0205-7) by Betty Lou Phillips, Gibbs Smith, Publisher
The History of Venice in Painting (978-0-7892-0933-7) by Georges Duby and Guy Lobrichon, Abbeville Press
Poiret (978-1-58839-223-7) by Harold Koda and Andrew Bolton, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Art of the Classical World in The Metropolitan Museum of Art (978-1-58839-219-0) by Carlos A. Picon, Joan R. Mertens, Elizabeth J. Milleker, Christopher S. Lightfoot, and Sean Hemingway, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Autobiography & Memoir
Comfort Food For Breakups (978-1-55152-219-7) by Marusya Bociurkiw, Arsenal Pulp Press
Giuseppe Panza (978-0-7892-0943-6) by Giuseppe Panza, Abbeville Press
Dough: A Memoir (978-0-8203-2934-5) by Mort Zachter, University of Georgia Press
Hard Passage (978-0-88864-473-2) by Arthur Kroeger, University of Alberta Press
Citizen Moore (978-1-57143-163-9) by Roger Rapoport, RDR Books
Midday with Bunuel (978-0-9748881-3-2) by Claudio Isaac; translated by Bryan T. Scoular, Swan Isle Press
The House That Love Built (978-1-57174-546-0) by Bettie B. Youngs, Hampton Roads
The Man Who Hated Work and Loved Labor (978-1-933392-63-9) by Les Leopold, Chelsea Green Publishing
Body, Mind & Spirit
Mentally Speaking (978-0-9781956-0-1) by Stephen B. Stokl, self
Heartwork: How To Get What You Really, REALLY Want (978-0-9789606-1-2) by Dale L. Goldstein LCSW and Richard Wehrman (illustrator), Heartwork Institute (self published)
The Open-Focus Brain (978-1-59030-376-4) by Les Fehmi, PhD, and Jim Robbins, Trumpeter Books/Shambhala
Celestial Gallery (Shelf Edition) (978-1-60109-006-5) by Romio Shrestha (author, illustrator), Mandala Publishing
Business & Economics
The Speculation Economy (978-1-57675-400-9) by Lawrence E. Mitchell, Berrett-Koehler
The New Influencers (978-1-884956-65-2) by Paul Gillin, Quill Driver Books/Word Dancer Press
30 Reasons Employees Hate Their Managers (978-0-8144-0915-2) by Bruce L. Katcher, AMACOM Books
Good Capitalism, Bad Capitalism, and the Economics of Growth and Prosperity (978-0-300-10941-2) by William J. Baumol, et al., Yale University Press
The New Writer's Handbook 2007 (978-0-9765201-6-0) by Philip Martin (author, editor), Scarletta Press
A Book is Born (978-1-932279-50-4) by Nancy C. Cleary, Wyatt-MacKenzie
Making a Living While Making a Difference (978-0-86571-591-2) by Melissa Everett, New Society Publishers
Honga's Lotus Petal (978-1-58685-893-3) by Honga Im Hopgood, Gibbs Smith, Publisher
Vegetables (978-0-86730-918-8) by The Culinary Institute of America, Lebhar-Friedman Books
Modern Caribbean Cuisine (978-1-56656-653-7) by Wendy Rahamut and Photography: Michael Bonaparte (illustrator), Interlink Books
Sober Celebrations (978-1-59624-028-5) by Liz Scott, Cleveland Clinic Press
Crafts & Hobbies
American Quilts and Coverlets in The Metropolitan Museum of Art (978-0-9797400-0-8) by Amelia Peck, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
The Dancers Book of Ballet Crafts (978-1-58011-353-3) by Christina Aleta Haskin, Creative Homeowner
The Ultimate Fashion Study Guide - The Design Process (978-0-9794453-1-6) by Victoria Hunter and Victoria Hunter, Kendall Pata, Linda Wong, Hanya Chang, Angelo Estrada (illustrator), Hunter Publishing
The Color Book of Beaded Jewelry (978-1-58011-348-9) by Genevieve Sterbenz, Creative Homeowner
Teaching the Male Brain (978-1-4129-3663-7) by Abigail Norfleet James, Corwin Press
Pledging Allegiance (978-0-8077-4750-6) by Joel Westheimer, Editor, Teachers College Press
Why Bad Grades Happen to Good Kids (978-0-8253-0577-1) by Linda Bress Silbert and Alvin J. Silbert, Beaufort Books
Heat (978-0-89608-779-8) by George Monbiot, South End Press
Blue Planet Run (978-1-60109-017-1) by Rick Smolan, Earth Aware Editions
Moving Mountains (978-0-8131-2441-4) by Penny Loeb, University Press of Kentucky
Winning Our Energy Independence (978-1-4236-0156-2) by S. David Freeman, Gibbs Smith, Publisher
The Scenic Route: Stories from the Heartland (978-0-87195-259-2) by Foreword by Frank and Katrina Basile, Indiana Historical Society Press
The Green Heart of the Tree (978-0-88864-476-3) by A.S. Woudstra, University of Alberta Press
The Desert Remembers My Name (978-0-8165-2627-7) by Kathleen Alcala, University of Arizona Press
Family & Relationships
The Goldfish Went on Vacation (978-1-59030-428-0) by Patty Dann, Trumpeter Books/Shambhala
The Family Sabbatical Handbook (978-1-887140-69-0) by Elisa Bernick, The Intrepid Traveler
Dear Self (978-0-9792281-0-0) by Richelene Mitchell, NID Publishers
Hidden in Plain Sight (978-1-889242-29-3) by Barry Grosskopf, VanderWyk and Burnham
Graphic Novels & Comics
Shortcomings (978-1-897299-16-6) by Adrian Tomine (author, illustrator), Drawn & Quarterly
Captured By Pirates (978-0-8225-6202-3) by Ron and Justine Fontes, Lerner Publishing Group
Mouse Guard (978-1-932386-57-8) by David Petersen (author, illustrator), Archaia Studios Press
Let That Bad Air Out (978-0-88984-296-0) by Stefan Berg, Porcupine's Quill
Straight Talk about Cosmetic Surgery (978-0-300-11999-2) by Arthur W. Perry, MD, FACS, Yale University Press
Crazy Sexy Cancer Tips (978-1-59921-231-9) by Kris Carr; Foreword by Sheryl Crow, skirt! books
The ApoE Gene Diet (978-1-60070-038-5) by Pamela McDonald, Elite Books
Changing the Course of Autism (978-1-59181-061-2) by Bryan Jepson, Sentient Publications
Matters of Exchange (978-0-300-11796-7) by Harold J. Cook, Yale University Press
The Potomac Canal (978-1-933202-18-1) by Robert J. Kapsch, West Virginia University Press
A Land So Strange (978-0-465-06840-1) by Andres Resendez, Basic Books
Bound Together (978-0-300-11201-6) by Nayan Chanda, Yale University Press
Home & Garden
Perennial Vegetables (978-1-931498-40-1) by Eric Toensmeier, Chelsea Green Publishing
Can't Fail Color Schemes (978-1-58011-366-3) by Amy Wax, Creative Homeowner
The Complete Pool Manual for Homeowners and Professionals (978-1-60138-022-7) by Dan Hardy, Atlantic Publishing Company
The Women's Daily Irony Supplement (978-0-9749610-4-0) by Judy Gruen, Creative Minds Press
A Broad Abroad in Thailand (978-1-885614-75-9) by Dodie Cross and Ernie Towler (illustrator), FourWaysWest-CrossRoads Publications
Will the Vampire People Please Leave the Lobby? (978-1-4022-0845-4) by Allyson Beatrice, Sourcebooks
Life in the Fast Brain (978-0-910707-82-4) by Karen Isaacson, Great Potential Press
A History of American Classical Music (978-1-4022-1067-9) by Barrymore Scherer, Sourcebooks MediaFusion
The Reggae Scrapbook (978-1-933784-23-6) by Roger Steffens, Insight Editions
Essential Song (978-0-88920-459-1) by Lynn Whidden, Wilfrid Laurier University Press
Elgar the Music Maker (978-1-84383-295-9) by Diana McVeagh, Boydell & Brewer
Operation Orca (978-1-55017-426-7) by Daniel Francis and Gil Hewlett, Harbour Publishing
Amazing Rare Things (978-0-300-12547-4) by David Attenborough, Susan, Owens, Martin Clayton, & Rea Alexandratos, Yale University Press
Ladybugs of Alberta (978-0-88864-381-0) by John Acorn (author, illustrator), University of Alberta Press
Dr. Susan's Kids-Only Weight Loss Guide (978-0-9721502-1-7) by Susan Bartell and Susan S. Bartell, Parent Positive Press
Is This A Phase? (978-1-884734-63-2) by Helen F. Neville, R.N., B.S. and Jenny Williams (illustrator), Parenting Press
Food Fights (978-1-58110-244-4) by Laura A. Jana and Jennifer Shu, American Academy of Pediatrics
Fathering Your School-Age Child (978-0-7892-0923-8) by Armin A. Brott, Abbeville Press
Performing Arts
Hairspray (978-1-933784-38-0) by Diana Landau and David James (illustrator), Insight Editions
From Hollywood Experts and Published Authors (978-1-55404-426-9) by Marilyn Peake (Editor), Double Dragon Publishing
Ira Aldridge (978-1-58046-258-7) by Bernth Lindfors, editor, University of Rochester Press
The Da Vinci Dog (978-1-59543-631-3) by Paul Amelchenko, Willow Creek Press's California and the West (978-0-9718742-7-5) by Tara and Len Kain,
For Pet's Sake Do Something! - Book Two (978-0-9713812-9-2) by Dr. Monica Diedrich, Two Paws Up Press (self)
What Would Jesus Deconstruct? (978-0-8010-3136-6) by John D. Caputo, Baker Academic (A division of Baker Publishing Group)
Why Is There Something Rather Than Nothing? (978-0-465-00499-7) by Leszek Kolakowski, Basic Books
Image and Paradigm in Plato's Sophist (978-1-930972-04-9) by David Ambuel, Parmenides Publishing
Aquatique (978-1-933784-17-5) by Brian Oglesbee, Insight Editions
Impressed by Light (978-0-300-12405-7) by Roger Taylor, The Metropolitan Museum of Art
Michael Rockefeller (978-0-87365-806-5) by Kevin Bubriski, Peabody Museum Press
Beloved Idea (978-1-882295-65-4) by Ann Killough, Alice James Books
Undid in the Land of Undone (978-1-930974-72-2) by Lee Upton, New Issues Press
The Glass Age (978-1-882295-60-9) by Cole Swensen, Alice James Books
We Aren't Who We Are and This World Isn't Either (978-1-933880-04-4) by Christine Korfhage, CavanKerry
Political Science
Blackwater (978-1-56025-979-4) by Jeremy Scahill, Nation Books
A Stupid, Unjust, and Criminal War (978-1-57075-732-7) by Andrew Greeley, Orbis Books
Bulldozed (978-1-59403-193-9) by Carla Main, Encounter Books
Message Control (978-0-7425-5462-7) by Elizabeth A. Skewes, Rowman & Littlefield Publishers
Popular Culture
The Hanna-Barbera Treasury (978-1-933784-28-1) by Jerry Beck, Insight Editions
Alex Raymond (978-1-886937-78-9) by Tom Roberts and Alex Raymond (illustrator), Adventure House
The Beatles Swan Song (978-0-9662649-7-5) by Bruce Spizer, 498 Productions
Perilous Rapture (978-0-8356-0850-3) by Stephen Larsen, Quest Books
Nature and the Human Soul (978-1-57731-551-3) by Bill Plotkin, New World Library
The Rough Guide to the Brain (978-1-84353-664-2) by Barry Gibb, Rough Guides
The Genie in Your Genes (978-1-60070-022-4) by Dawson Church, Elite Books
Rienner Anthology of African Literature (978-1-58826-491-6) by Anthonia C. Kalu, Lynne Rienner Publishers
The Elements of Internet Style (978-1-58115-492-4) by The Editors of EEI Press, EEI Press copublished with Allworth Press
Contracts Companion for Writers (978-0-9674579-8-7) by Tonya M. Evans-Walls, Legal Write Publications
Authoritative Guide to Lionel's Promotional Outfits 1960-1969 (978-1-933600-03-1) by John W. Schmid, Project Roar Publishing
Mapping in Michigan and the Great Lakes Region (978-0-87013-807-2) by David I. Macleod, Michigan State University Press
The Great Lakes (978-1-55365-197-0) by Wayne Grady, Greystone Books
Thriving in the Shadows (978-0-9760963-8-2) by Fannie Flono, Novello Festival Press
Prescribing Faith (978-1-932792-89-8) by Claire Hoertz Badaracco, Baylor University Press
The Essential Shinran (978-1-933316-21-5) by Alfred Bloom, World Wisdom, Inc.
A Jesuit Off-Broadway (978-0-8294-2582-6) by James Martin, SJ, Loyola Press
Sound Health, Sound Wealth (978-1-4243-2391-3) by Luanne Oakes, Nightingale Conant
Final Conversations (978-1-889242-30-9) by Maureen P. Keeley, PhD and Julie M. Yingling, VanderWyk & Burnham
Forty Things To Do When You Turn Forty (978-1-56906-986-8) by Edited by Ronnie Sellers - a compilation of 40 authors., Sellers Publishing
Life After Deployment (978-0-9657483-7-7) by Karen M Pavlicin, Elva Resa / Elva Resa Publishing
Taliaferro (978-0-253-34931-6) by Dawn Knight, Indiana University Press
Knockout (978-1-933784-31-1) by Ken Regan, Insight Editions
Desert Journeys (978-0-9799800-0-8) by Jerry Rosen, Jerry Rosen
The Fishing Handbook (978-1-56906-992-9) by Rob Beattie and Matt Pagett (illustrator), Sellers Publishing
Travel Essays
Far Afield (978-1-59921-144-2) by S.L. Price, The Lyons Press
Travels With Van Gogh and the Impressionists (978-0-7892-0932-0) by Lin Arison and Photographs by Neil Folberg (illustrator), Abbeville Press
Javatrekker (978-1-933392-70-7) by Dean Cycon, Chelsea Green Publishing
Searching For Thoreau (978-1-884592-44-7) by Tom Slayton, Images from the Past
Travel Guides
China's Sacred Sites (978-0-89389-262-3) by Nan Shunxun and Beverly Foit-Albert, Himalayan Institute Press
Yosemite: The Complete Guide (978-0-9678904-7-0) by James Kaiser, Destination Press
The Rough Guide to Yellowstone and Grand Teton (978-1-84353-662-8) by Stephen Timblin, Rough Guides
A Traveller's Wine Guide to France (978-1-56656-624-7) by Christopher Fielden with Jim Budd, Interlink Books
True Crime
Fall (978-0-88282-279-2) by Ron Franscell, New Horizon Press
The Murder of Mary Bean and Other Stories (978-0-87338-918-1) by Elizabeth A. De Wolfe, The Kent State University Press
A Murder in Our Town (978-1-58348-297-1) by Arthur Herzog, iUniverse
Gangsters of Harlem (978-1-56980-318-9) by Ron Chepesiuk, Barricade Books
Women's Issues
Taking on the Big Boys (978-1-55861-545-8) by Ellen Bravo, The Feminist Press at C.U.N.Y
Reflections in a Critical Eye: Essays on Carson McCullers (978-0-7618-3894-4) by Jan Whitt, University Press of America
This Is Not the Life I Ordered (978-1-57324-305-6) by Deborah Collins Stephens, Deborah Collins Stephens Jackie Speier Michealene Cristini Risley Jan Yanehiro, Jackie Speier, Jan Yanehiro, and Michealene Christini Risley, Conari Press
The Author's Guide to Planning Book Events (978-1-58348-476-0) by Carol Hoenig, iUniverse
Writing for Life (978-0-9792718-0-9) by John D. Bessler, Bottlecap Books
The Writer Within You (978-0-9793636-0-3) by Charles Jacobs, Caros Books


Juvenile Fiction
Eye of the Crow (978-0-88776-850-7) by Shane Peacock, Tundra Books
Forever Home (978-1-59624-080-3) by Sandra J. Philipson and Jenny Campbell (illustrator), Cleveland Clinic Press/Chagrin River Publishing Co.
Two Moon Princess (978-1-933718-12-5) by Carmen Ferreiro-Esteban, Tanglewood
Seeing Sky - Blue Pink (978-0-8225-7142-1) by Candice Ransom, Lerner Publishing Group
Juvenile Nonfiction
Michelangelo's World (978-1-56846-167-0) by J. Patrick Lewis, Creative Editions, an imprint of The Creative Company
The Discovery and Mystery of a Dinosaur Named Jane (978-0-7660-2730-5) by Judith Williams, Enslow Publishers
Who Pooped in the Zoo? San Diego Zoo (978-1-56037-421-3) by Caroline Patterson and Robert Rath (illustrator), Farcountry Press
So Said Ben (978-1-56846-147-2) by Michael McCurdy (author, illustrator), Creative Editions, an imprint of The Creative Company
Picture Books
Lily and the Paper Man (978-1-897187-19-7) by Rebecca Upjohn and Renne Benoit (illustrator), Second Story Press
Chester (978-1-55453-140-0) by Melanie Watt, Kids Can Press
Mrs. Marlowe's Mice (978-1-55453-022-9) by Frank Asch and Devin Asch (illustrator), Kids Can Press
The Great Smelly, Slobbery, Small-Tooth Dog (978-0-87483-808-4) by Margaret Read MacDonald and Julie Paschkis (illustrator), August House LittleFolk
Young Adult Fiction
Northlander (978-0-9768126-8-5) by Meg Burden, Brown Barn Books
Per-Bast (978-0-9781793-0-4) by Lara-Dawn Stiegler, Freya Publishing
Bifocal (978-1-55455-036-4) by Deborah Ellis and Eric Walters, Fitzhenry and Whiteside
The Night Wanderer (978-1-55451-099-3) by Drew Hayden Taylor, Annick Press
Young Adult Nonfiction
Healing Our World (978-1-55041-565-0) by David Morley, Fitzhenry & Whiteside
The Secret of Priest's Grotto (978-1-58013-260-2) by Peter Lane Taylor and Christos Nicola and Photos by Peter Lane Taylor and Christos Nicola (illustrator), Kar-Ben Publishing
Out of Line (978-0-88776-803-3) by Tina Grimberg, Tundra Books
The American Muslim Teenager's Handbook (978-0-9792531-2-6) by Dilara Hafiz, Imran Hafiz, & Yasmine Hafiz, Acacia Publishing