“Shattered Roads” by Alice Henderson Review

Shattered Roads The Skyfire Saga:  Book 1 Author:  Alice Henderson Published:  2018 If you take The Matrix, Mad Max and Armageddon and take some of the more exciting elements from each, you've got a good start into Alice Henderson's Shattered Roads. The book follows the protagonist (and hard to remember name) H124, a citizen of one of the megacities of the... Continue Reading →

“The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon” by Stephen King Review

The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon Author:  Stephen King Published: 1999 Prior to starting The Girl Who Loved Tom Gordon, I knew three people who had tried to read this book and gave up before finishing it. My wife, my best buddy and I had all picked it up at different times and quit after losing... Continue Reading →

“Carmilla” by J. Sheridan Le Fanu Review

Carmilla Author:  J. Sheridan Le Fanu Published:  1872 This is a review for the audible record of Carmilla featuring the voices of Rose Leslie, David Tennant, Phoebe Fox and others. I downloaded this as one of Audible’s monthly free releases for members. The description indicated it was the major influence for Bram Stoker’s Dracula, and comparing the dates... Continue Reading →

“The Zero” by Jess Walter Review

The Zero Author:  Jess Walter Published:  2006 Jess Walter is one of the funniest writer's I've read, though his books aren't outright comedies. I'm sitll looking for a book by him I enjoyed as much as the first book of his I read, The Financial Lives of the Poets his other books have all been decent and... Continue Reading →

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