Until Death Do Impart, by William P. Robertson

Genre: Audio Book Publisher: Robyl Press Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Let’s talk about audio books. Almost every single book on tape (or CD) that I have ever listened to has been ultimately disappointing. Stephen King ‘s Gunslinger saga, Robert …

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. …

The Piaculum, by Richard Gray

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: iUniverse Published: 2004 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? The Piaculum by Eric Gray can be best described as religious science fiction. Set on a futuristic Earth where a strictly regimented, agriculturally based community of Christians (called the Mone) …

A Call to Mind, by Veronica Cherry

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: Gallant Books Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Veronica Cherry, a nurse turned full-time writer, has written a novel reminiscent of early Robin Cook works like Coma, Brain and Godplayer. A Call to Mind can be described …

Memoria, by Adam Pepper

Genre: Horror Publisher: Medium Rare Books Published: 2003 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Memoria, Adam Pepper’s debut novel, is an addictive and disturbing story that is equal parts Mary Shelley’s Frankenstein and Thea Alexander’s 2150 A.D. with a generous sprinkling of Daniel …

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 …

The Poison Belt, by Arthur Conan Doyle

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: House of Stratus Published: 1913 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Although Sir Arthur Conan Doyle is best known for his Sherlock Holmes mysteries, his personal favorite literary creation was Professor George Challenger, a scientist and explorer who, in …

The Dark Light Years, by Brian Aldiss

Genre: Science Fiction Publisher: House of Stratus Published: 1964 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? While many science fiction novels written in the 1960s are still highly entertaining, there are few that are just as timely and profoundly moving today as they were …

Wild Flesh, by Connie Wilkins

Genre: Fantasy Anthology Publisher: Eggplant Productions Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Writing good erotica is a delicate matter. Too much sensuality may repulse readers; not enough may bore them to death. All too often erotica is predictable and formulaic, becoming …

Curse of the First Gods, by Merilyn F. George

Genre: Fantasy Publisher: Silver Lake Publishing Published: 2002 Reviewer Rating:  Book Review by Paul Goat Allen Have you read this book? Merilyn F. George’s Curse of the First Gods, the first book in her Chronicles of the Last Elder Lord saga, is the story of Sha’azharet’th, a young Dragon Lord …