Category Archives: Fiction

Book review: Mystic Investigators

Mystic Investigators by Patrick Thomas Dark Quest Books, 2009 ISBN: 0979690145 Review by Ida Vega-Landow Well, what do you know, here’s another collection of short stories by my homeboy Patrick Thomas! This one was published by Dark Quest Books instead … Continue reading

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Book review: Fairy With a Gun

Fairy With a Gun The Collected Terrorbelle by Patrick Thomas Padwolf Publishing 2009 ISBN: 1890096415 Review by Ida Vega-Landow Here’s a new book by my favorite male horror/fantasy author, whose body of work rivals Stephen King’s in volume. Unfortunately, he’s … Continue reading

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Book reivew: The Nymphos of Rocky Flats

The Nymphos of Rocky Flats Written by Mario Acevedo ISBN-10: 0060833262 ISBN-13: 978-0060833268 EOS Publishing Review by Budd Felix Gomez was just your everyday soldier. Then, while fighting in the Iraq war, he is turned into a vampire. Now his … Continue reading

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Book Review: Mortal Temptations

Mortal Temptations By Allyson James Published by: Berkley Trade ISBN-13: 978-0425223697 MSRP: $15.00 Reviewed by Tissie This review originally appeared at 3 Girl Group. Patrica Lake’s world is turned upside down when she finds a winged, demi-god unconscious on the … Continue reading

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Turn Coat Review

Turn Coat Written by: Jim Butcher Published by RoC ISBN: 9780451462565 Reviewed by Lauren Lapinski A wizard accused of a crime he claims not to have committed, a creature of myth and nightmare on the loose in Chicago, a traitor … Continue reading

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Fairway to Heaven Review

Fairway to Heaven Written by J. David Barron Published by A Ladder Press Publishing Book ISBN: 097937653 Reviewed by Lauren Lapinski Golf, just the thought of the word and one automatically thinks of players such as Tiger Woods or movies … Continue reading

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Graphic Novel Review: The Walking Man

The Walking Man Story and Art by: Jiro Taniguchi Published by Fanfare/Ponent Mon ISBN10: 8493340995 ISBN13: 9788493340995 Review by Linda Yau In this bustling world of rapid movement, and possibly the normalcy of your life, what would happen if you … Continue reading

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Comic review: Fables 75

Fables #75 (War and Pieces 3 of 3) Story: Bill Willingham Art: Mark Buckingham, Steve Leialoha, Andrew Pepoy Coloring: Lee Loughridge Letters: Todd Kline Cover: James Jean Publisher: Vertigo (2008) ASIN: B001F26WQI Review by Budd Black Fables #75 is not … Continue reading

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Book Review: Ghost Medicine

Ghost Medicine Written by Andrew Smith Published by Feiwel and Friends ISBN10: 0312375573 ISBN13: 9780312375577 Reviewed by Lauren Lapinski Ah, the coming-of-age story. It is a tale often told of dealing with situations of real life and how they help … Continue reading

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Book Review: One Last Dance

One Last Dance: It’s Never Too Late to Fall in Love Written by Mardo Williams with his daughters, Kay & Jerri Published by Calliope Press ISBN10: 0964924145 ISBN13: 9780964924147 Review by Linda Yau Finding love is never an easy thing … Continue reading

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Book review: Who is Shayla Hacker?

Who is Shayla Hacker? Written by Evan Kilgore Published by Bleak House Books ISBN: 9781932557306 Review by Lauren Lapinski How far would you be willing to go to find someone you may or may not remember from your past? Would … Continue reading

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Book Review: The Elegance of the Hedgehog

The Elegance of the Hedgehog Written by Muriel Barbery Published by Europa editions ISBN10: 1933372605 ISBN13: 9781933372600 Review by Linda Yau It took me a while to get through this book, but I have finally made through it, and what … Continue reading

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Book Review: Hymie and the Angel

Hymie and the Angel Written by Norman Beim Published by Newconcept Press ISBN10: 0931231094 ISBN13: 9780931231094 Review by Linda Yau What would happen if you learned that you had four months to live. Would you accept this impending death sentence … Continue reading

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Novel Review: The Confessions of Max Tivoli

Story by Andrew Sean Greer Published by Picador, imprint of Farrar, Straus and Giroux ISBN10: 0312423810 ISBN13: 9780312423810 Review by Linda Yau Although, their plot may sound similar – The Confessions of Max Tivoli is not the same as The … Continue reading

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Book Review: Deadville

Deadville Written by Ron Koertge Published by Candlewick Press ISBN10: 0763635804 ISBN13: 9780763635800 Review by Linda Yau Ever since his younger sister died of cancer two years earlier, Ryan has sleepwalked through his life. He hangs out with his slacker-stoner … Continue reading

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Book Review: Seize The Night

Seize The Night Written by Sherrilyn Kenyon Published by St. Martin’s Paperbacks Imprint of Macmillan ISBN10: 0312992432 ISBN13: 9780312992439 Review by Linda Yau In a world that reminds me of various vampire series, Seize The Night is book seven in … Continue reading

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