Bookshots: 'The Blade This Time' by Jon Bassoff

Bookshots: 'The Blade This Time' by Jon Bassoff

Review by Bart Bishop
A review of the latest by the gothic-noir author.
Bookshots: 'Woman No. 17' by Edan Lepucki

Bookshots: 'Woman No. 17' by Edan Lepucki

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
LitReactor takes a look at Lepucki's followup to the bestselling 'California'.
Bookshots: 'Tacky Goblin' By T. Sean Steele

Bookshots: 'Tacky Goblin' By T. Sean Steele

Review by Keith Rawson
A brief review of Chicago writer T. Sean Steele's debut novel, 'Tacky Goblin'.
Bookshots: 'Chuck Klosterman X' by Chuck Klosterman

Bookshots: 'Chuck Klosterman X' by Chuck Klosterman

Review by Max Booth III
A highly specific, defiantly incomplete history of the early 21st century.
Bookshots: 'Since We Fell' by Dennis Lehane

Bookshots: 'Since We Fell' by Dennis Lehane

Review by Max Booth III May 9, 2017 (1) comments
A look at Dennis Lehane's latest offering.

Ranking the Gothic Lesbian Victoriana: Quick Reviews of All 6 Sarah Waters Novels

Column by Annie Neugebauer
Sarah Waters is known for her historical, LGBQT+, gothic romance and horror novels, but which is more of which, and where should you start? A quick review of all 6 will help you narrow it down.
Bookshots: 'Milena, or The Most Beautiful Femur in the World' by Jorge Zepeda Pa

Bookshots: 'Milena, or The Most Beautiful Femur in the World' by Jorge Zepeda Patterson

Review by Gabino Iglesias
A review of the English translation of the 2014 Premio Planeta winner.
Bookshots: 'Getting Off' by Jonathan Reiss

Bookshots: 'Getting Off' by Jonathan Reiss

Review by Ed Sikov
A review of Jonathan Reiss's first novel.
Bookshots: 'Entropy in Bloom' by Jeremy Robert Johnson

Bookshots: 'Entropy in Bloom' by Jeremy Robert Johnson

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Take a stroll through the mind of one of our maddest and brightest.
Bookshots: 'Every Night I Dream of Hell' by Malcolm Mackay

Bookshots: 'Every Night I Dream of Hell' by Malcolm Mackay

Review by Gabino Iglesias April 12, 2017 (2) comments
The acclaimed author of The Glasgow Trilogy is back in business. The crime business.
Bookshots: 'Cruel is the Night' by Karo Hamalainen

Bookshots: 'Cruel is the Night' by Karo Hamalainen

Review by Max Booth III
Cruel is the reading experience.
Bookshots: 'Bullet Gal' by Andrez Bergen

Bookshots: 'Bullet Gal' by Andrez Bergen

Review by Bart Bishop
A review of Andrez Bergen's 'Bullet Gal', an adaptation of his comic book series that takes an irreverent look at superheroes.
Bookshots: 'Hell's Gate' By Laurent Gaudé

Bookshots: 'Hell's Gate' By Laurent Gaudé

Review by Keith Rawson April 6, 2017 (1) comments
A brief review of French novelist Laurent Gaudé's latest novel, 'Hell's Gate.'
Bookshots: 'Catalina Eddy' by Daniel Pyne

Bookshots: 'Catalina Eddy' by Daniel Pyne

Review by Ed Sikov April 5, 2017 (2) comments
A review of Daniel Pyne's new noir novel.
Stumbling Towards Jerusalem: Part 1

Stumbling Towards Jerusalem: Part 1

Review by Keith Rawson April 3, 2017 (2) comments
Part 1 of Keith Rawson's review of 'Jerusalem' By Alan Moore.
Bookshots: 'The Wanderers' by Meg Howrey

Bookshots: 'The Wanderers' by Meg Howrey

Review by Stephanie Bonjack
An Elon Musk-like CEO forms a dream team of astronauts to send to Mars.
Bookshots: 'WhiteTears' by Hari Kunzru

Bookshots: 'White Tears' by Hari Kunzru

Review by Leah Rhyne
White Tears by Hari Kunzru is a mystical journey through time and place and reality. It's also damn fine writing.
Bookshots: 'The Vine That Ate The South' by J.D. Wilkes

Bookshots: 'The Vine That Ate The South' by J.D. Wilkes

Review by Gabino Iglesias
The new novel from the singer of experimental rockabilly group The Legendary Shack Shakers.
Bookshots: 'Loving the Ocean Won't Keep It From Killing You' by Rachel Bell

Bookshots: 'Loving the Ocean Won't Keep It From Killing You' by Rachel Bell

Review by Max Booth III
Rachel Bell's novella will tear you to pieces.
Bookshots: 'The Zero and The One" By Ryan Ruby

Bookshots: 'The Zero and The One" By Ryan Ruby

Review by Keith Rawson
A review of Ryan Ruby's impressive debut novel, 'The Zero and The One.'
Bookshots: 'Bit Rot' by Douglas Coupland

Bookshots: 'Bit Rot: Stories + Essays' by Douglas Coupland

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Coupland returns with a tasty collection of bingeable treats for the Netflix generation.
Bookshots: 'The Underworld' by Kevin Canty

Bookshots: 'The Underworld' by Kevin Canty

Review by Gabino Iglesias
The story of a mine fire that devastated a small town in Ohio in the early 1970s.
Bookshots: 'Ill Will' By Dan Chaon

Bookshots: 'Ill Will' By Dan Chaon

Review by Keith Rawson March 7, 2017 (2) comments
A brief review of Dan Chaon's latest literary thriller, 'Ill Will'.
Bookshots: 'The Night Ocean' by Paul La Farge

Bookshots: 'The Night Ocean' by Paul La Farge

Review by Bart Bishop
A review of Paul La Farge's Lovecraft-inspired 'The Night Ocean.'
Bookshots: 'Lincoln In The Bardo' By George Saunders

Bookshots: 'Lincoln In The Bardo' By George Saunders

Review by Keith Rawson
A brief review of George Saunders debut novel, 'Lincoln In The Bardo.'