Review ~ In Calabria

This book was provided to me by Tachyon Publications via NetGalley in exchange for an honest review. In Calabria by Peter S. Beagle From the acclaimed author of The Last Unicorn comes a new, exquisitely-told unicorn fable for the modern age. Claudio Bianchi has lived alone for many years on a hillside in Southern Italy’s … Continue reading Review ~ In Calabria

Review ~ Moby-Dick

Moby-Dick; or, The Whale by Herman Melville 'Call me Ishmael.' So begins Herman Melville's masterpiece, one of the greatest works of imagination in literary history. As Ishmael is drawn into Captain Ahab's obsessive quest to slay the white whale Moby-Dick, he finds himself engaged in a metaphysical struggle between good and evil. More than just … Continue reading Review ~ Moby-Dick

January Reading Wrap-Up

Challenges    COYER: Aside from Deal Me In stories, everything I read in January has been in electronic form. It's getting rough though. Maybe near the end of February I'll have accumulated enough "generator" points to have a physical book count for the challenge. TBR Dare & Mount TBR: I'm staying the course. Everything I've … Continue reading January Reading Wrap-Up

Review ~ Blackwater Lake

Blackwater Lake by Maggie James Matthew Stanyer fears the worst when he reports his parents missing. His father, Joseph Stanyer, has been struggling to cope with his wife Evie, whose dementia is rapidly worsening. When their bodies are found close to Blackwater Lake, a local beauty spot, the inquest rules the deaths as a murder-suicide. … Continue reading Review ~ Blackwater Lake

Review ~ The Long Way Down

The Long Way Down by Craig Schaefer Nobody knows the seedy underbelly of Las Vegas like Daniel Faust, a sorcerer for hire and ex-gangster who uses black magic and bullets to solve his clients' problems. When an old man comes seeking vengeance for his murdered granddaughter, what looks like a simple job quickly spirals out … Continue reading Review ~ The Long Way Down


#COYER Blackout - Winter Storm edition, hosted by Berls, Michelle, and Stormi COYER Blackout will run from December 17, 2016 – March 3, 2017. This time COYER is going to be a 12 week Blackout, where you have to dedicate yourself to reading the ebooks YOU ALREADY have acquired for less than $1.00. Don't know … Continue reading #COYER TBR List

#COYER ~ Short Story Update

Beyond picking up free/cheap e-reads via Amazon, Smashwords, and B&N, the internet really is awash in great fiction. And I have a habit of bookmarking and leaving stories to "read later." You know,  when I have extra time. My list keeps getting longer, so I figure it's in the spirit of COYER to clean out … Continue reading #COYER ~ Short Story Update