Current list of books pending review

Note: We review all categories (except textbooks). Listed below are only the categories with books currently pending review.



Run Out the Guns, Anthony Barton (1/19)
Taming the Twisted 2: Reconstructing Rain, Jodie Toohey (7/18)
The Leper Messiah by R.M.L. (10/18)
The Way of Glory, Patricia J. Boomsma (1/19)


Please Let Me Help, Zack Sternwalker (12/18)


True Trans Bike Rebel - Taking the Lane #15, Lydia Rogue (1/19)


Blood on the Chesapeake, Randy Overbeck (4/19)
Cash Money: Take it Back 2, D. Ray Thomas (ARC) (5/18)
Chanting the Feminine Down, James C. McCullagh (8/18)
Cold Aim, Janice Cantore (4/19)
Dark Inheritance, PB Lawson (1/19)
Development, Paul Backalenick (1/19)
Fool’s Moon, Diane A.S. Stuckart (11/18)
Gold Fire, Ed Mitchell (5/18)
Honolulu Heat, Rosemary & Larry Mild (10/18)
Moira Ashe: Enemy Within, Brendon Bertram (5/18)
Murder from Scratch, Leslie Karst (4/19)
Murder in the Crooked Eye Brewery, J.C. Eaton (9/18)
Night Rain, Tokyo, John W. Feist (7/18)
One Taste Too Many, Debra H. Goldstein (1/19)
Secret Agent Angel, Ray Sutherland (1/19)
Sister-In-Law, M.R. Morgan (3/19)
Spirit of the Fox, Matthew O'Connell (9/18)
The Marijuana Murders, Mark S. Bacon (5/19)
The Torch Betrayal, Glenn Dyer (9/18)
The Watch on the Fencepost, Kay DiBianca (119)

novel/general fiction

Man Mission: Four Men, Fifteen Years, One Epic Journey, Eytan Uliel (3/19)
Shirtless Men Drink Free, Dwaine Rieves (1/19)
Stinky Tofu: A Comedic Novel, Ross H. Nodell (2/19)


#snapshot, Hannah Harris & Marcus Harris (5/18)
Pet Loss Poems: To Heal Your Heart and Soul, Wendy Van de Poll (1/19)


Seventeen Days, Linda Griffin (1/19)

Science Fiction/Fantasy

Archaeopteryx, Dan Darling (6/18)
Fortitude Rising, A.M. Bochnak (9/18)
Jordan, Victoria Landis (4/19)
The Apotheosis, Darrell Lee (ARC not on Amazon) 12/18)
The Architect’s Key, Edward E. Evans (10/18)
The Infinity of Roads, Robert Gryn (10/18)
The Light of Our Yesterdays, Ken Hansen (3/19)
The Passion Season, Libby Doyle (12/18)
The Stars Entwined (The Aryshan War Book 1), Jon Del Arroz (4/18)

Short Stories/Anthologies/Essays

Bikes Not Rockets, edited by Elly Blue (12/18)
I Don’t Belong Here: Essays, Melissa Grunow (1/19)
Lake Superior Tales: Stories of Humor and Adventure in Michigan's Upper Peninsula, Mikel B. Classen (1/19)
Love Can Be: A Literary Collection about Our Animals, edited by Louisa McCune and Teresa Miller (11/18)
Scenes from the Heartland: Stories Based on Lithographs by Thomas Hart Benton, Donna Baier Stein (4/19)


arts, entertainment

Jagdlied: A Chamber Novel, Dolly Gray Landon & Gary Lloyd Noland (12/18)

Business, leadership, Money, Real Estate

7 Rules of Marketing That Get Results, Temel Aksoy (3/19)
A Culture of Excellence: The Art, Discipline, and Practice of Breakthrough Leadership, Fardad Fateri, James E. York (2/19)
Folder or Crumpler: Wipe Away Your Misconceptions, Understand Your Strengths & Get the Most from Others, Andrew Groelinger (3/19)
Get the Heck Out of Our Way!, Dale W. Cox (6/18)
Go. No Go.: Is Your Business Idea Ready to Launch?, Lauri Harrison (1/19)
Interconnectivity, Flow, and Balance: A Values-Based Framework for Reinventing Leadership in Uncertain Times, Yvette Bethel (1/19)
Public Speaking Super Powers!, Carma Spence (12/18)
Small Mistakes, Big Consequences, Anne Corley Baum (10/18)
Team Quotient, Douglas Gerber (4/19)
The Duck and The Butterfly, Natalie Michael (6/18)
The Imaginary Economy: A New Conception, Mario Fabbri (7/18)
The Unconventional Thinking of Dominant Companies, Jim Bramlett (10/18)
Salvaged by Roy Goble (10/18)
You Can Invest Like a Stock Market Pro, James Pattersenn Jr. (6/18)


Crack the Code, Louis Bezich (1/19)
Fat Heals Sugar Kills, Bruce Fife (3/19)

History, Science, Politics, Social Issues

Bicycle/Race: Transportation, Culture, & Resistance, Adonia E. Lugo, PhD (5/18)
Empathy Deficit Disorder: Healing from Our Mix-ups About Work, Home, and Sex, Jacqueline Acho & Eva Basilion (3/19)
Second-Wave Millennials, Warren Wright (1/19)
The Discovery of Troy and its Lost History, Bernard Jones (4/19)
U.P. Reader — Issue #3: Bringing Upper Michigan Literature to the World, Mikel B. Classen (4/19)

how to

The Chainbreaker Bike Book: A Rough Guide to Bicycle Maintenance, Shelley Lynn Jackson & Ethan Clark (5/19)


Confessions of a Clueless Rebel, Tom Corbett (12/18)
Ephphatha: Growing Up Profoundly Deaf and Not Dumb in the Hearing World, Thomas M. Caulfield (3/19)
Maharishi & Me: Seeking Enlightenment with the Beatles' Guru, Susan Shumsky (1/19)
Why Me?, Mike Mountz (1/19)

Self-help, Inspiration, Lifestyle, Mind/Body/Spirit

From Depression to Contentment, Bob Rich (3/19)
Mercury, Miko & Me: How Holistic Dentistry Healed My Daughter and Saved My Life - Mary Bauer (4/19)
The Easy Way to Enlightenment, Leigh Ann Kittell (12/18)
The Healing Power of Girlfriends, Deborah A. Olson (4/19)
The Sailboat and the Sea, Peter Lundell (4/19)
When Eagles Soar: From Diagnosis to Death to Open Dialogue, Candia Sanders (2/19)
Yoga for Amputees, Marsha Therese Danzig (4/19)


Juggalo Country: Inside the World of Insane Clown Posse and America’s Weirdest Music Scene, Craven Rock (5/19)

religion/Spirituality (non-fiction)

Living Beloved, Erin Hawley (10/18)
Understanding the Jesus Code, Carolyn Berghuis (1/19)