Bookshots: 'The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles' by Katherine Pancol

Bookshots: 'The Yellow Eyes of Crocodiles' by Katherine Pancol

Review by Teeney Hood
January 2, 2014 (1) comments
When Josephine learns the father of her two children and husband of sixteen years is having an affair, she ejects him from the home and takes control of her own life.
Bookshots: 'Night Watch' by Sergei Lukyanenko

Bookshots: 'Night Watch' by Sergei Lukyanenko

Review by Christopher Shultz
This re-release of Lukyanenko's seminal work offers a new experience for digital-age kids, and a surprise for longstanding fans.
Bookshots: 'Nothing' By Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon

Bookshots: 'Nothing' by Anne Marie Wirth Cauchon

Review by Keith Rawson
December 23, 2013 (3) comments
Sex, drugs, booze, Montana, obsessive frenemies, and the mystery of dead hobo daddies makes 'Nothing' By Anne Marrie Wirth Cauchon one of the most impressive debuts of 2013.
Bookshots: "Starling" by Sage Stossel

Bookshots: "Starling" by Sage Stossel

Review by Leah Rhyne
In 'Starling,' Sage Stossel, an artist with The Atlantic, breathes new life into the superhero comic with a frustrated, procrastinating heroine poised to save the day.
Bookshots: 'S.' by J.J. Abrams & Doug Dorst

Bookshots: 'S.' by J.J. Abrams & Doug Dorst

Review by Ryan Peverly
December 9, 2013 (7) comments
A review of the novel "S." by renowned filmmaker J.J. Abrams and author Doug Dorst.
Bookshots: 'fic: Why Fanfiction Is Taking Over the World' by Anne Jamison

Bookshots: 'fic: Why Fanfiction Is Taking Over the World' by Anne Jamison

December 5, 2013 (3) comments
Fanfiction—love it or hate it, it's here to stay. Anne Jamison takes us on an in-depth exploration of this increasingly popular literary world.
Bookshots: 'Inside the Dream Palace' by Sherill Tippins

Bookshots: 'Inside the Dream Palace' by Sherill Tippins

Review by Leah Dearborn
The walls of the Chelsea Hotel have seen it all, from Jackson Pollock vomiting profusely on the dining room carpet to the drug-fueled murder of Nancy Spungen.
Bookshots: 'Lesser Creatures' by Peter Giglio

Bookshots: 'Lesser Creatures' by Peter Giglio

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
The dead are coming back to life, but they don't want to eat your brain, they want to destroy the economy.
Bookshots: "The Mongolian Conspiracy" by Rafael Bernal

Bookshots: "The Mongolian Conspiracy" by Rafael Bernal

Review by BH Shepherd
November 28, 2013 (2) comments
A concise review of "The Mongolian Conspiracy" by Rafael Bernal, translated by Katherine Silver
BookShots: 'Death of the Black-Haired Girl' by Robert Stone

Bookshots: 'Death of the Black-Haired Girl' by Robert Stone

Review by Cath Murphy
Robert 'Dog Soldiers' Stone's new novel searches for redemption in a New England college town.