The Huntsman: Winter’s War

The Huntsman: Winter’s War (2016), Rated PG-13 Directed By: Cedric Nicolas-Troyan Starring: Chris Hemsworth, Charlize Theron, Emily Blunt, Nick Frost, Sam Claflin, Rob Brydon, Jessica Chastain Rating:  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka Have you seen this movie? The Huntsman: Winter’s War is a spin-off of the Maleficent film and both a prequel …

The Sister Paradox, by Jack Cambell

Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: eSpec Books Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Reviewer: David L. Felts Sixteen year old Liam is an only child… at least until his 14 year-old sister Kari shows up, sporting an outfit that looks as though she just stepped out of a Dungeons and Dragons campaign, complete with sword. And …

Max Steel

Max Steel (2016), Rated PG-13 Directed by: Stewart Hendler Starring: Ben Winchell, Maria Bello, Ana Villafañe, Josh Brener, Andy García Rating  Reviewed by Xavier Emaka This one barely made a blip on the radar, but that was mostly marketing’s fault. Max Steel was released with barely a whisper, as if …

Post, by Brenda Cooper

Genre: YA Science Fiction Apocalyptic Publisher: eBooks Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. felts Have you read this book? Post, by Brenda Cooper, follows the adventures of Sage, a teenage girl raised in the isolated confines of the Oregon Botanical Gardens after the collapse of society due …

War Craft: The Beginning (2016)

War Craft: The Beginning (2016), Rated “PG-13” Starring Travis Fimmel, Paula Patton, Ben Foster, Dominic Cooper, Toby Kebbell, Ben Schnetzer, Robert Kazinsky, Daniel Wu Directed by Duncan Jones Reviewed by  Xavier Emaka Rating:  Have you seen this movie? Blizzard entertainment fulfilled a nerd’s dream with this one. It’s not the …

Arms From the Sea, by Rich Shapero

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Toofar Media Published: 2016 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Arms From the Sea by Rich Shapero is a science fiction book with a good deal of spirituality mixed in. It follows the somewhat difficult to interpret life of …

Moon Berry Wine, by John Argo

Genre: Science Fiction/Romance Publisher: Clock Tower Books Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David L. Felts Have you read this book? Moon Berry Wine, by John Argo, is a short work, probably falling into lower end of the novella classification, that being works from 17,000 to 40,000 words, so …

Extra Super Grande, by Yoss

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Restless Books Published: 2015 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Michael D. Griffiths Have you read this book? Extra Super Grande, by Yoss, is a comic science fiction tale. Not the longest book around, it just topped 150 pages and focused on the adventures of a planet …

Book of Eli

The Book of Eli (2010), PG-13 Starring Denzel Washington, Gary Oldman, Mila Kunis, Ray Stevenson, Jennifer Beals Directed by Albert Hughes and Allen Hughes Review by David L. Felts Rating  Have you seen this movie? I like end-of-the-world books and movies, probably because when you get right down to it I’m …

Cycle of the Werewolf, by Stephen King

Genre: Horror Publisher: Penguin Published: 1985 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Jeff Edwards Have you read this book? A bloodthirsty beast attacks when the moon is full each month – and the residents of Tarker’s Mills, Maine, seem to think that the problem will drift away if they ignore it. …

Fantasy Life, by Kristine Kathryn Rusch

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Ray Wallace Have you read this book? Fantasy Life begins with a young girl named Emily Buckingham setting out to visit her father. Now, Emily’s parents are recently divorced and she has not seen her daddy in …

Hellboy: The Lost Army, by Christopher Golden

Genre: Dark Fantasy Publisher: Simon and Schuster Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by James Michael White Have you read this book? Hellboy, the big rough-and-tumble, red-skinned devilish dude whose comic-book history tells us was accidentally brought into this world by evil Nazis at the end of WWII, and who …

The Grand Adventure, by David Scott Webster

Genre: YA Fantasy Publisher: iUniverse Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? David Scott Webster’s The Grand Adventure, the first book in his Naxos Island Mages saga, is a young adult fantasy that follows two young brothers on a—you guessed it!–grand adventure. …

Lady of the Lakes, by J. C. Hall

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Wings ePress Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? J. C. Hall’s Lady of the Lakes… I’m not sure how to begin. There are many things to like about this book, but there are many things that indicate Hall …

Hominids, by Robert J. Sawyer

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Tor Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Lynn Nicole Louis Have you read this book? I bought Sawyer’s Hominids because it won the Hugo award for best novel. I was even ordered it through SFReader, earning Dave a whopping 33 cents for his continued efforts …

From the Shadows, by K. B. Shaw

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: iUniverse Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? In the prepress marketing material I received with my copy of KB Shaw’s From the Shadows, anonymous reviewers described the young adult novel as a “computer lover’s version of Harry …

For Us, The Living, by Robert A. Heinlein

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Scribner Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by David Hart Have you read this book? In 1939 Robert Heinlein started writing SF short stories, and his career never looked back. However the year before he had written a novel-length book which was rejected by two publishers …