Another Roadside Attraction, by Tom Robbins

Genre:  Fantasy Publisher:  Bantam Books Published: 1971 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Another Roadside Attraction, by Tom Robbins was published in part as a tribute to the creativity and individuality which developed out of the 60s. The story centers around a free thinking and …

The Man In The Forest, by Michael Warriner

Genre: Horror Publisher: Darkwater Syndicate Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? Vincent Morales, his sister Mary, and his friend Tyler King are a trio that make up a popular yet eclectic musical group led by Vincent, a group renown for their concerts, which …

The Hunger, by Alma Katsu

Genre:  Alternate History Publisher: G.P. Putnam’s Sons Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? I want to further slice the genre here. I regard alternate history as a sub-genre of speculative fiction. An example might be stories where Germany won World War II. The …

Split Feather, by Deborah A. Wolf

Genre:  Dark Fantasy Publisher: Titan Publishing Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? I saw this one on the library shelves, liked the look of it, and notwithstanding the fact that my TBR pile has reached crazy proportions, I took it home. Siggy J. Alexie …

Fallenwood, by Leslie Soule

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Melange Books Published: 2011 Reviewer Rating:  () Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? I’ve always enjoyed stories about people crossing over into some sort of magical realm. The Chronicles of Thomas Covenant, Chronicles of Narnia, Eye of the Storm, Silverlock… just to name a few …

Keeper of the Watch, by Kristen L. Jackson

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Black Rose Writing Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? This one caught my eye owing to the fabulous cover and the idea of time travelling via a tatty old watch. Chase Walker is beginning to doubt his own sanity. From the …

Mistborn, by Brandon Sanderson

Genre: Fantasy Publisher:  Tor Published: 2014 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: Joshua Palmatier Have you read this book? I’ve read Elantris and loved it, so I was interested in what Brandon Sanderson had done with the “Mistborn” series, since everyone was raving about it. It’s a good read! Premise: Vin is a …

Black Panther

Black Panther (2018), Rated PG-13 Directed by: Ryan Coogler Starring: Chadwick Boseman, Michael B. Jordan, Lupita Nyong’o, Danai Gurira, Martin Freeman, Letitia Wright Rating:  Have you seen this movie? Let’s talk about Black Panther as a movie first, before I speculate about the social statement baggage so many are foisting upon it. After the death of his …

We Care For You, by Paul Kitcatt

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Unbound Digital Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? When I read what fellow book blogger, Ana, from Ana’s Lair had to say about this offering, I immediately hightailed it over to NetGalley to request it. I was delighted when I …

The Sky Is Yours, by Chandler Klang Smith

Genre: Science Fantasy Publisher:  Hogarth Published: 2018 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Have you read this book? The Sky Is Yours, by Chandler Klang Smith, is an interesting book that defies easy categorization, blending as it does elements of science fiction and fantasy, and liberally seasoned with a dystopian …

Subversive, by Paul Grzegorzek

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher:  Amazon Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: SJ Higbee Have you read this book? London, 2123. A century after ebola-bombs decimated the population, PC Sean Weaver of the Combined Police Force is a drone operative tasked with enforcing the Government’s dictatorial rule. Nearly anything and everything is …

Obsession, by Ramsey Campbell

Genre:  Horror Publisher:  Samhain Published: 1985 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Obsession by Ramsey Campbell is almost a mystery as much as a Horror novel, but it is certainly the latter with a sharp bullet. Ramsey sets up the scene, but does not walk …

The Sky is Yours, by Chandler Klang Smith

On sale January 23, 2018 Chandler Klang Smith’s debut novel, THE SKY IS YOURS (Hogarth; on sale January 23, 2018), is a fantastical literary epic with enough intelligence and imagination to match Lev Grossman’s The Magicians and David Mitchell’s Cloud Atlas. This book has been eight years in the making. Clearly a young master of her …

Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri

This is kinda-sorta a review, but also kinda-sorta not, so I’m posting Dave’s Corner editorial-style. I recently saw Three Billboards Outside Ebbing, Missouri and, while I enjoyed the movie, I think it has some flaws that left me wondering at all the lavish praise being heaped up on it. First off, …

War World, by Rod C. Spence

Genre:  Science Fantasy Publisher:  Gallant Press Published: 2017 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer:  David L. Felts Have you read this book? I like science fiction and fantasy, so finding an offering that combines both is always fun. Think Moorcock’s Hawkmoon series, Herbert’s Dune, Eye of the Storm, King’s Black Tower stuff, or …