“Honor Bound” by Athena Ryals

“Honor Bound” by Athena Ryals is an action novel following a family going up against a crime syndicate who has kidnapped one of their own. It takes place after the United States has collapsed into anarchy and most people live at the mercy of these syndicates. In addition to being the first book in a new series, “Honor Bound” is also the author’s debut novel. … More “Honor Bound” by Athena Ryals

Skyler’s Sophomore Soundtrack by Michael C. Barrett

Michael C. Barrett’s “Skyler’s Sophomore Soundtrack” is the second installment in the Little Bram Series. Skyler is facing her sophomore year of high school, but there are still more changes coming her way. Her arch enemy half-sister is now her best friend and confidant. She has entered into and suffered through deciding to end her first romantic relationship. Most importantly, Skyler learns to accept herself, her desires, and her family as the blessings they are and how to not crumble under the forces of peer pressure. … More Skyler’s Sophomore Soundtrack by Michael C. Barrett

“Collision Course” by Frank Lowe

COLLISION COURSE Frank LoweOutskirts Press (2019)ISBN 9781977204264Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (7/19) “Collision Course” by author Frank Lowe is fast-paced thriller, full of twists and turns. It will keep you guessing until the very end, while also making you curious about secrets we all keep. The story follows Scott Dennis and Bentley Thornton, … More “Collision Course” by Frank Lowe

“His Grandfather’s House” by Ron Fritsch

HIS GRANDFATHER’S HOUSE Ron Fritsch Asymmetric Worlds (2017) ISBN 9780997882933 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (01/18) I have been a fan of Ron Fritsch’s work for some time now, so I jumped at the opportunity to read his latest novel, “His Grandfather’s House.” The Reinhart family is not too well liked in their little town … More “His Grandfather’s House” by Ron Fritsch

“Swearing Off Stars” by Danielle M. Wong

SWEARING OFF STARS Danielle M. Wong She Writes Press (2017) ISBN 9781631522840 Reviewed by Paige Lovitt for Reader Views (1/18) “Swearing Off Stars” by Danielle M. Wong tells the spellbinding tale of secret love and gender equality. When Lia leaves her strict family home in Brooklyn to be a student at Oxford University, she has no clue … More “Swearing Off Stars” by Danielle M. Wong

“She’s My Dad” by Iolanthe Woulff

SHE’S MY DAD Iolanthe Woulff Outskirts Press (2009) ISBN 9781432743772 Reviewed by Carol Hoyer for Reader Views (10/17) Author Iolanthe Woulff has once again written about issues that impact all of us. She hits every point head on without sugar-coating anything. In this book, “She’s My Dad,” the author addresses hate, specifically blind prejudice and how each … More “She’s My Dad” by Iolanthe Woulff