A Machine and Parts Review

'As a Machine and Parts' by Caleb J. Ross

Review by Brandon Tietz
January 17, 2012 (3) comments
A review of the mechanical new novella from 'Stranger Will' author Caleb J. Ross.
Wild Abandon Review

'Wild Abandon' by Joe Dunthorne

Review by Karina Wilson
Joe "Submarine" Dunthorne's 2nd novel, "Wild Abandon," lifts the lid on a contemporary commune nestled in the Welsh hills. Not all the residents are as happy and fulfilled as the website pics suggest.
'Distrust That Particular Flavor' review

'Distrust That Particular Flavor' by William Gibson

Review by Keith Rawson
January 4, 2012 (1) comments
William Gibson disseminates and delimitates pop culture in his first collection of nonfiction.
Dave Grohl (wink, wink... nudge, nudge...)

'This is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl' by Paul Brannigan

Review by Joe Daly
December 13, 2011 (1) comments
Joe Daly reviews Paul Brannigan's new biography, 'This is a Call: The Life and Times of Dave Grohl'
Murder In Mount Holly by Paul Theroux

'Murder In Mount Holly' by Paul Theroux

Review by Keith Rawson
December 6, 2011 (1) comments
Boy meets war, war kills boy, boy's mother and delusional friends rob bank out of revenge in Paul Theroux's latest comic masterpiece.
Harbor Review

"Harbor" by John Ajvide Lindqvist

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
November 30, 2011 (4) comments
The author of 'Let The Right One In' ups the ante with 'Harbor', a haunting tale about the ancient power of the sea and the inescapable sins of the father.
"The Angel Esmeralda" by Don Delillo

"The Angel Esmeralda" by Don Delillo

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
November 22, 2011 (4) comments
After over 30 years in the business, literary heavyweight Don Delillo finally published his first book of short stories.
'11/22/63' by Stephen King

'11/22/63' by Stephen King

Review by Richard Thomas
November 18, 2011 (18) comments
On November 22, 1963, three shots rang out in Dallas, president Kennedy died, and the world changed. What if you could go back and change it?
'1Q84' by Haruki Murakami

'1Q84' by Haruki Murakami

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
November 11, 2011 (8) comments
Murakami's latest is an epic genre mash-up that takes its time and does a whole lot of things right.
'Ready Player One' by Ernest Cline

'Ready Player One' by Ernest Cline

Review by John Jarzemsky
November 9, 2011 (2) comments
A review of the earnest, but ultimately unsatisfying geek sci-fi romp "Ready Player One."