Bookshots: ‘Bones Are Made To Be Broken’ By Paul Michael Anderson

Bookshots: ‘Bones Are Made To Be Broken’ by Paul Michael Anderson

Review by Keith Rawson
A brief review of Paul Michael Anderson's debut short story collection, ‘Bones Are Made To Be Broken’.
Bookshots: 'Slipping' by Lauren Beukes

Bookshots: 'Slipping' by Lauren Beukes

Review by Gabino Iglesias
Beukes offers a wonderful mix of science fiction, horror, and smart writing in her latest collection.
Bookshots: 'They Don't Come Home Anymore' by T.E. Grau

Bookshots: 'They Don't Come Home Anymore' by T.E. Grau

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
This is not another teen vampire story.
Bookshots: ‘Moonglow’ by Michael Chabon

Bookshots: ‘Moonglow’ by Michael Chabon

Review by Dean Fetzer
Our narrator is spending the last ten days of his grandfather’s life with him in his mother’s house, learning a great deal about his grandfather’s, his grandmother’s and his mother’s lives.
Bookshots: 'Burn My Shadow' by Tyler Knight

Bookshots: 'Burn My Shadow' by Tyler Knight

Review by Brandon Tietz November 21, 2016
"Burn My Shadow" follows the porn career of Tyler Knight, a black porn star who has been featured in over three hundred movies.
Bookshots: 'I Miss the World' by Violet LeVoit

Bookshots: 'I Miss the World' by Violet LeVoit

Review by Max Booth III
From the author of "I'll Fuck Anything that Moves and Stephen Hawking."
Bookshots: 'Swing Time' by Zadie Smith

Bookshots: 'Swing Time' by Zadie Smith

Review by BH Shepherd
A brief review of "Swing Time" by Zadie Smith.
Bookshots: 'Pirate Utopia' by Bruce Sterling

Bookshots: 'Pirate Utopia' by Bruce Sterling

Review by Max Booth III
A look at Bruce Sterling's anticipated new novella.
Bookshots: 'The Sick Bag Song' by Nick Cave

Bookshots: 'The Sick Bag Song' by Nick Cave

Review by Leah Dearborn November 7, 2016
Would I want to live in Nick Cave's mind? Probably not, but I don't really think he does either.
Bookshots: Bookshots: 'A HouseA House at the Bottome of a Lake' by Josh Malerman

Bookshots: 'A House at the Bottom of a Lake' by Josh Malerman

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky November 4, 2016
A review of Malerman's followup to the eminently creepy 'Bird Box'.
Bookshots: 'Pull Me Under' by Kelly Luce

Bookshots: 'Pull Me Under' by Kelly Luce

Review by Freddie Moore November 3, 2016
A look inside Kelly Luce's debut novel.
Bookshots: 'Reel' by Tobias Carroll

Bookshots: 'Reel' by Tobias Carroll

Review by Gabino Iglesias November 3, 2016
Two people crash against each other briefly, but their encounter leaves lasting consequences.
Bookshots: 'Nightmares: A New Decade of Modern Horror' Edited By Ellen Datlow

Bookshots: 'Nightmares: A New Decade of Modern Horror' Edited By Ellen Datlow

Review by Keith Rawson
A brief review of the new anthology, 'Nightmares: A New Decade of Modern Horror'.
Bookshots: 'A Bloom of Bones' by Allen Morris Jones

Bookshots: 'A Bloom of Bones' by Allen Morris Jones

Review by Stephanie Bonjack
A dead body discovered in small-town big sky country directs all eyes to a lone cowboy with a complicated past.
Bookshots: 'Certain Dark Things' by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Bookshots: 'Certain Dark Things' by Silvia Moreno-Garcia

Review by Max Booth III October 25, 2016
A review of Silvia Moreno-Garcia's new narco vampire novel.
Bookshots: 'Land of Love and Ruins' by Oddny Eir

Bookshots: 'Land of Love and Ruins' by Oddny Eir

Review by Leah Dearborn October 25, 2016
"Land of Love and Ruins" is a quiet and intriguing book that contemplates the connections between people and their environments.
Bookshots: 'Agnes' by Peter Stamm, translated by Michael Hofmann

Bookshots: 'Agnes' by Peter Stamm, translated by Michael Hofmann

Review by BH Shepherd October 24, 2016
A brief review of Michael Hofmann's translation of "Agnes" by Peter Stamm.
Bookshots: 'Flying Couch' by Amy Kurzweil

Bookshots: 'Flying Couch' by Amy Kurzweil

Review by Freddie Moore October 11, 2016
A look inside Amy Kurzweil’s debut graphic novel.
Bookshots: 'Swift to Chase' by Laird Barron

Bookshots: 'Swift to Chase' by Laird Barron

Review by Max Booth III October 7, 2016
A look at Laird Barron's haunting Alaskan collection.
Bookshots: 'Stranded' By Bracken MacLeod

Bookshots: 'Stranded' By Bracken MacLeod

Review by Keith Rawson October 6, 2016
A brief review of 'Stranded' By Bracken MacLeod.
Bookshots: ‘Colonel Lágrimas’ by Carlos Fonseca Suárez

Bookshots: ‘Colonel Lágrimas’ by Carlos Fonseca Suárez

Review by Dean Fetzer October 4, 2016
An aging mathematician works on his last project, a series of biographies of famous female alchemists, in his remote mountain home.
Bookshots: 'Triggerman' by Walter Hill and Matz

Bookshots: 'Triggerman' by Walter Hill and Matz

Review by Bart Bishop
A Review of Walter Hill's new comic book, 'Triggerman', from Titan Comics, in collaboration with crime novel publisher Hard Case Crime, with art by Matz.
The Ferryman Institute by Colin Gigl

BookShots: 'The Ferryman Institute' by Colin Gigl

Review by Christopher Shultz September 27, 2016
A jaded ferryman tired of dealing with death gets a chance to figure out what he wants out of life.
Bookshots: 'Novi Sad' by Jeff Jackson

Bookshots: 'Novi Sad' by Jeff Jackson

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Jeff Jackson returns with a "sister book" to the acclaimed punk rock mind bender, 'Mira Corpora'.
Bookshots: 'The Warren' by Brian Evenson

Bookshots: 'The Warren' by Brian Evenson

Review by Joshua Chaplinsky
Evenson's latest is a sci-fi novella that takes on nothing less than the nature of identity and what it means to be "human."