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  • Big Trouble in Little China #10
    "Big Trouble in Little China #10" sees old Jack Burton top comics this week
    Comedy comic books have often gotten a bad rap ever since the 1990's, when the era of "extremism" seems to pollute the landscape. Thankfully, the comic book market has become saner since the start of the 21st century and especially...
  • 'Winterwood' by J. G. Faherty
    'Winterwood' by J. G. Faherty
    I had one last book to go in the “Childhood Fears” series from Samhain Publishing so I decided to go ahead and read it to complete the series. “Winterwood” by J.G. Faherty has a very creepy cover that caught my interest and...
  • All Fall Down by Ally Carter
    'All Fall Down: An Embassy Row Novel' by Ally Carter: Great YA thriller
    Ally Carter manages to combine espionage, adventure, and mystery in her first book in a new series, "All Fall Down." The book is set in the fictional country of Adria, and Grace moves there to live with her grandfather, the United States...
  • Route 66
    Return to Tombstone
    Mary Doria Russell continues her exploration of the Tombstone, Az. mythology in her new novel "Epitaph" (Ecco, $27.99). Her first venture to the legendary town was "Doc"which focused on the life of "Doc" John...
  • 'Nightmare in Greasepaint' by L.L. Soares and G. Daniel Gunn
    'Nightmare in Greasepaint' by L.L. Soares and G. Daniel Gunn
    Clowns are creepy. I never really understood how anyone could think otherwise. There is just something about them that makes my skin crawl. That is why I was looking forward to the next novella in Samhain Publishing’s “Childhood Fears...
  • "The Girl on the Train" holds on for another week for book sales
    "The Girl on the Train" holds on for another week for book sales
    The Girl on the Train by Paula Hawkins is able to grab the top spot for another week, but just barely. The book is starting to decline in sales, but it is still the only book to get on more the one list. Train is able to grab the number two spot...
  • ABC Family's 'Shadowhunters' cast Simon and Isabelle
    ABC Family's 'Shadowhunters' cast Simon and Isabelle
    With production starting later this month in Toronto casting news is picking up for ABC Family's "Shadowhunters." The network announced today the casting of Alberto Rosende (Blue Bloods) as Simon Lewis and Emeraude Toubia (Tu Dia...
  • Book Review: "Searching for Grace Kelly" by Michael Callahan
    Book Review: "Searching for Grace Kelly" by Michael Callahan
    New York’s Barbizon Hotel was the place for young women with big dreams. Women from all different walks of life found themselves staying there while they were working at magazines, modeling, or even trying to become an actress. The Barbizon...
  • Ninja Bunny to the rescue
    'Ninja Bunny' by Jennifer Gray Olson: Ninja bunny? Yes. Violence? No.
    "Ninja Bunny," a new picture book written and illustrated by Jennifer Gray Olson, is unique among books of its genre -- children's books about ninjas -- in welcome and wonderful ways. What with ninja pigs, ninja wolves, ninja Red...
  • Popular family sagas in literature
    Popular family sagas in literature
    Family sagas have always been popular in literature. These novels strike a special emotional chord with readers; examining complex familial relationships, following characters as they grow and experience various phases of life. By the end of these...
  • 'The Cure' by J.G. Faherty
    'The Cure' by J.G. Faherty
    I had read a couple of novellas by J.G. Faherty from Samhain Publishing and they were enjoyable reads so I was excited to finally have a novel length story by the author to see what he could do with a longer story. I had high hopes when I started ...
  • Kristi Helvig, author photo
    Kristi Helvig on Dealing with Change in Publishing
    Kristi Helvig on Dealing with Change in Publishing(Kristi Helvig is a Ph.D. clinical psychologist turned sci-fi/fantasy author. Her first novel, BURN OUT (Egmont USA), which Kirkus Reviews called “a scorching series opener not to be missed,...
  • Warren Buffett at Detroit's homecoming event in 2014
    New edition of Warren Buffett's letters to shareholders is at annual meeting
    Warren Buffett has written letters to his investors since 1965, and a new edition of those letters will be on sale at a discount to shareholders this weekend for the Berkshire Hathaway annual meeting in Omaha.Besides seeing Buffett speak in person...
  • Five young adult novels lead books coming out in May
    Five young adult novels lead books coming out in May
    There are a total of books set to come out this month and most of them don't come out until the second half of the month. This would be the perfect time to catch up if you fell behind with the books that came out last month.This month, James...
  • Ultron rages against the Avengers thanks to Rick Remender and Jerome Opeña
    Ultron rages against the Avengers thanks to Rick Remender and Jerome Opeña
    It is no secret what the biggest box office hit of the weekend will be, “Avengers: Age of Ultron.” Marvel’s Captain America, Thor, Iron Man, and the Hulk reunite for the sequel to one of the biggest movies ever. Not being ones to...
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