Apr
7
2014
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Book Review: Dr. Stuart's Heart

Written by Lehua Parker

Just a bit longer than your average short story, this novelette is the perfect literary horror escape in the middle of a busy afternoon.

Apr
1
2014
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Book Review: Little Visible Delight

Written by Lehua Parker

A dark horror anthology, this one is flashlight under the covers recommended.

Mar
31
2014
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Book Trailer Part 4

Written by Johnny Worthen

In part 4 of my series on Book Trailers, I examine the "God-Awful Infomercial" and the "Hey Looky Here."

Mar
26
2014
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Sur le Pont d’Avignon, On y Danse

Written by Carrie-Anne

My review of the late Ida Vos's autobiographical middle grade historical, Dancing on the Bridge of Avignon, perhaps her darkest book.

Mar
20
2014
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“Oh brave new world that has such people in it”

Written by Carrie-Anne

My review of Aldous Huxley's classic dystopian novel Brave New World.

Mar
20
2014
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Magic: An Analysis of My Favorite Novel Quotes (Part 4)

Written by Patrick Stahl

A novel quote needs only one attribute to fall in with my favorites: magic. Unlike traditional magic, this magic is quite real.

Mar
11
2014
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The Key Is Lost

Written by Carrie-Anne

My review of the late Ida Vos's middle grade historical novel The Key Is Lost, set during World War II in the Netherlands.

Feb
18
2014
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A Cute Midlife Autobiography

Written by Carrie-Anne

My review of Micky Dolenz's very engaging autobiography, I'm a Believer.

Feb
7
2014
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Book Trailer (part 3) Narrative Snippet

Written by Johnny Worthen

Join me in my quest to understand the mythical book trailer, I look at the Narrative Snippet which is most like a little movie.

Feb
3
2014
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Book Trailers (part 2) Mood Medley

Written by Johnny Worthen

I continue my investigation into the phenomenon of Book Trailers, where literature and music videos collide. Fun stuff.

Jan
23
2014
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A Look at Blog Tour Companies

Written by Jo Michaels

If you're an author thinking about a blog tour, read this first. If you're a tour company, read and learn how to better serve your authors.

Jan
2
2014
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An Unprecedented Uprising

Written by Carrie-Anne

My review of the Leon Uris novel Mila 18, about the Warsaw Ghetto Uprising.