About Word Count

In this new age of e-publishing, page count has become obsolete. At Underground Book Reviews, we calculate the length of a book by its word count, which the literary industry has done for ages. If you're unfamiliar with this method, check out some classics to get your bearing:
20-40k: Old Man and the Sea & Of Mice and Men
40-60k: Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy & Lord of the Flies
60-80k: Catcher in the Rye & The Adventures of Tom Sawyer
80-100k: The Hobbit & To Kill a Mockingbird
100-120k: Gulliver’s Travels & Sense and Sensibility
120-140k: A Tree Grows in Brooklyn & A Tale of Two Cities
140-160k: Oliver Twist & Uncle Tom’s Cabin
160-180k: Grapes of Wrath & Catch-22
180-200k: Great Expectations & Little Women
200-300k: Moby Dick & East of Eden
300-400k: Middlemarch & Anna Karenina
400-600k: Gone With the Wind & Atlas Shrugged

Indie Books in the 60-80k Range:

George Q. Kaplan
Votes: 0
Aspie girl pioneers changes in sexual mores

Gillean Campbell
Votes: 0
A psychological thriller with a whodunit that will amaze.

Belinda M Gordon
Votes: 0
Who survives when Destiny and Love collide?

Kevin Berg
Votes: 1
Sometimes the things we need to fear most are closer than we expect.

Zachary Swanson
Votes: 0
Hans proves you choose your destiny!


Mark J. Engels
Votes: 22
Daughter, sister, lover, moving target--LIFE BITES

Dan Sofer
Votes: 0 Pitch Perfect Finalist
YOU ONLY LIVE TWICE? "A masterful storyteller!"

Kate Jonuska
Votes: 1 Pitch Perfect Finalist
When radical honesty becomes reality

David A Hill Jr
Votes: 0 Pitch Perfect Finalist
It's like Uber, but for killing monsters!