Category Archives: Reviews

Review: Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson

Furiously Happy by Jenny Lawson (9781250077004): Flatiron Books (2015) Jenny Lawson has been entertaining folks on the internet with her delightfully askew view of life through her blog as “The Bloggess” and off the grid with her first collection of … Continue reading

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Review: Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates

Between the World and Me by Ta-Nehisi Coates (9780812993547) : Spiegel & Grau (2015) In this era of “Black Lives Matter” and concerns of increased police violence, it has become increasingly difficult to contextualize the American Dream with the reality … Continue reading

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Review: Aftermath by Chuck Wendig

Aftermath (Aftermath #1) by Chuck Wendig (9780345511621): Del Rey (2015) The Empire has suffered crippling defeats with the Battle of Endor and the loss of Emperor Palpatine and his Sith enforcer, Darth Vader. As it flounders, the fledgling New Republic … Continue reading

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Review: Booklife by Jeff VanderMeer

Booklife: Strategies and Survival Tips for the 21st-Century Writer by Jeff VanderMeer (9781892391902): Tachyon Publications (2009) Most writing books focus on technique–the nuts and bolts of writing. Some even detail the ins and outs of publishing. But what sets Booklife … Continue reading

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Review: Splintered by Jamie Schultz

Splintered (Arcane Underworld #2) by Jamie Schultz (9780451467454): 2015 (Roc) Ever since their last heist went to hell, Anna Ruiz has been trying to hold her band of thieves together for the sake of her best friend, Karyn Ames. Karyn … Continue reading

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