How to T.O.R.T.U.R.E. Your Boss: A Practical Result-Oriented Approach to Working Well with Your Boss

Jimmy Low

Partridge, 120 pages, (paperback) $13.77, 9781543749311
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Jimmy Low’s book offers readers advice on one of the most difficult issues in the business world: how to deal with bosses.

According to jacket copy, management consultant Low based this book on his experiences in the corporate worlds of Hong Kong and Singapore from 1981 to 1993. They must have been dreadful, because in […]

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Is God Worth a Dime?: Giving Doesn’t Get Easier than This

Sandra Kay Cooper

iUniverse, 108 pages, (paperback) $13.99, 9781532063534
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Sandra Kay Cooper’s Is God Worth a Dime? addresses the biblical practice of tithing (giving 10% of your income) to God’s kingdom work, more specifically to the local church. Cooper feels that many Christians either don’t fully understand the benefits of tithing or simply reject God’s command to give.

In her short handbook, Cooper includes […]

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Banished Threads

Kaylin McFarren

Creative Edge Publishing, 258 pages, (paperback) $9.95, 9781518806919
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Romantic suspense blends easily with family intrigue in Kaylin McFarren’s Banished Threads, the third book in the Threads series.

Even as they attempt a vacation, engaged couple Rachel Lyons and Chase Cohen can’t seem to stay away from dangerous situations. Now that Rachel is pregnant, Rachel and Chase have retreated to Cumberforge Manor in England, […]

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Buried Threads

Kaylin McFarren

Creative Edge Publishing, 364 pages, (paperback) $14.95, 9781492120469
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

A dangerous treasure hunt is the background to an intense, nail-biting romantic thriller in Kaylin McFarren’s Buried Threads.

As “salvage experts,” more commonly known as treasure hunters, romantic and professional partners Rachel and Chase have been tasked with recovering a priceless Japanese artifact. But no amount of experience or research can prepare them for them […]

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Bowing to Elephants

Mag Dimond

She Writes Press, 250 pages, (paperback) $16.95, 9781631525964
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Mag Dimond set out to publish a collection of essays about her travels to far-flung places, but characters from her early life kept intruding. Before long, she understood that her tales wouldn’t be honest unless she wrote about the youthful yearnings that fueled her restless jaunts. Bowing to Elephants invites readers to join her in […]

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Katie’s Wish

Susan Spierling Smith

Xlibris, 70 pages, (paperback) $15.99, 9781984515698
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

In Susan Spierling Smith’s middle-grade book, an orphaned young girl is sent to live with an aunt, who turns out to be horribly cruel.

When nine-year-old Katie’s parents are killed in an unspecified accident, she’s sent to live with her Aunt Clara, her only living relative. Katie is perplexed about why no one […]

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Fate: The Journey to Your Heart

Delia King

Xlibris, 372 pages, (paperback) $20.17, 9781543491500
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Delia King’s novel, Fate: The Journey to Your Heart, tells the sweeping love story of Laura and Rodrigo, which spans several decades.

This at-times heartbreaking yet tender romance is set in the Philippines and begins in 1962 with the two main characters meeting at a wedding. Rodrigo stands up for Laura, who is being pursued […]

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Walking Together on the Path of Life

Maria E. Diaz

iUniverse, 398 pages, (paperback) $22.95, 9781532062070
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

In 30 short chapters that jump around in time from her troubled childhood in the Dominican Republic to her life as a single working mother in New York City, “Victoria” (a stand-in for the author) searches for self-acceptance, intimacy, and a man who will be hers alone.

In her adult life, Victoria holds […]

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Jonny’s Wild Ride: Book 1, Jonny’s Adventures

Stephen Ashby

Xlibris, 212 pages, (paperback) $20.69, 9781984504630
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

This science fiction/erotica novel by Stephen Ashby tells the tale of pilot/adventurer Jonny and his sentient canine companion, Deefer.

Jonny (also spelled “Jonnie”) has fled the Earthen confederation with a fleet of ships, which he sells to the Mondor Star Kingdom.  He then proceeds to have numerous sexual encounters with hookers, fleet sergeants, […]

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Married a Hiker, Got a Cowboy: A Memoir

Nancy Brown

iUniverse, 186 pages, (paperback) $13.99, 9781532068744
(Reviewed: August, 2019)

Nancy Brown is a professional photographer, teacher, mother and wife, but her love of the outdoors is what defines her. Married a Hiker, Got a Cowboy relates a lifetime of adventures hiking, camping, paddling and riding on the trails, mountains, and rivers of the Sierra Nevada and the western United States.

Brown recalls […]

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