Through the Woods was a random recommendation from Barnes and Noble, and the book that inadvertently made me a fan of ShortBox. (Where’s the connection? I stumbled on the ShortBox website looking for more of Emily Carroll’s work after finishing Through the Woods.) ShortBox has such a great collection of work. I’m really looking forward to their next quartlery pre-order box coming out. Pre-orders only … Continue reading Through the Woods by Emily Carroll & a Blip About ShortBox
“Ranging from the relatable to the utterly nonsensical and bizarre, the comics within The Book of Onions explore themes of loneliness, desperation, and perverted talking fruit.” -From, The Book of Onions Note: I received a digital ARC to review this book. The Book of Onions won’t actually be available to buy until this October. I’ll start by saying that I love this book cover! I … Continue reading The Book of Onions by Jake Thompson
I recently hopped on the Dull Margaret bandwagon, then catapulted myself right off. Whoever wrote the back synopsis deserves an award because after reading it inside Barnes and Noble, I was pretty excited about buying this book. Unfortunately, after I took it home and read the entire thing, I couldn’t figure out why Dull Margaret received the shining editorial reviews that it did. I think … Continue reading Dull Margaret by Jim Broadbent & Dix
I was offered a digital copy of The Sea Was a Fair Master for review and it’s a collection worth reading. I don’t publicly review every book I’m offered, so pay attention. The Sea Was a Fair Master is currently on pre-order for just under $3, a generous price you can afford. Anyway, you can’t afford to miss this title…unless you’re a younger reader, who … Continue reading Review of The Sea Was a Fair Master by Calvin Demmer
Will you be in Las Vegas on June 16th? If so, I hope you stop by Books or Books, an independent bookstore in Las Vegas between 1 PM to 4 PM. Books or Books 3460 E Sunset Rd, Las Vegas, NV 89120 702-522-7697 Author Dan Bradford will be there signing. Love a good adventure and love story? Bo Henry at Three Forks is a … Continue reading Visit Books or Books in Las Vegas on June 16th for a Book Signing!
Tal Gur gave me a copy of his book, The Art of Fully Living, recently to review. I think his work speaks for itself; it has a near-perfect 5-star rating on Amazon. Maybe it can do something for you, too. I’m sure this comes as no surprise to say but, I’ll say it anyway: life is complicated so it’s always nice to get wisdom where you … Continue reading Review on The Art of Fully Living by Tal Gur
Just wanted to share! Island Wildlife: Exiles, Expats and Exotic Others by Robert Friedman is now released and available for purchase. This book is a little more special to me because not only did I edit it, I designed the cover. The story takes place in the late 80s in Puerto Rico and runs through the lives of a few characters who are tied to one place: … Continue reading Island Wildlife Now Released!