Book Review: The Dinner Party: Stories by Joshua Ferris

The writing is crisp and the stories move, mostly at a city pace, but what stood out most for me was the various array of intriguing protagonists. Like the vegetables in his title story, Ferris’s characters are all “bright and doomed”.
Dear Fahrenheit 451 by Annie Spence

Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks Review

Title: Dear Fahrenheit 451: Love and Heartbreak in the Stacks Author: Annie Spence Publisher: Flatiron Books Published: September 26th, 2017 Review: This is not one of my usual book...
Mask of Shadows

Book Review: Mask of Shadows by Linsey Miller

Title: Mask of Shadows Author: Linsey Miller Publisher: Sourcebooks Genre: Fantasy Published: August 2017 Publisher’s Summary: When Sal Leon steals a poster announcing open auditions for the Left Hand,...

Book Review: Path Into Darkness by Lisa Alber

“As ever, the way news spread through town caught Merrit off guard, as if it traveled through the breezes that brushed over drystone walls...

Abandon Me by Melissa Febos | Review

Abandon Me by Melissa Febos Bloomsbury Publishing February 28, 2017 (320 pages) I had been under the impression that good memoirs could only be written by those people...

Book Review: The Doomster’s Monolithic Pocket Alphabet HC

Title: The Doomster’s Monolithic Pocket Alphabet HC Publisher: Image Words: Theo Prasidis Art: Maarten Donders Publication Date: November 22nd, 2017 Publisher’s Summary: “Bongs, goats, amps, and a lot...

The Tao of the Dude by Oliver Benjamin Review

Within these pages lies the sacred space where Taoism and The Big Lebowski intersect to create something both funny and profound. By not taking life too seriously, wisdom emerges.

Mapping the Interior by Stephen Graham Jones Review

nce again Stephen Graham Jones takes the heart-ache and loss within a broken family, places the telling in the context of the supernatural, and reveals truth.
The Clockwork Dynasty

The Clockwork Dynasty Review

Title: The Clockwork Dynasty Author: Daniel H. Wilson Publisher: Doubleday Genre: Science Fiction Published: August 2017 Publisher’s summary: When a young anthropologist specializing in ancient...

The Woman in Cabin 10 Review

The Woman in Cabin 10 by Ruth Ware Published by Scout Press “The dark surface was spattered with bright refracted light from the ship’s windows,...