Monthly Archives: June 2019

Review of The Haunting of Tram Car 015 by P. Djèlí Clark

“Quite dreadful. No one liked desk duty. It often seemed half their job was paperwork as it was. Who joined the Ministry for the thrill of filling out endless reports, in triplicate no less? Then again, he thought dismally, neither did they expect to spend their days haggling with government bureaucrats over haunted tram cars.” RATING  5/5 STATS Paperback …

Review of Invasive by Chuck Wendig

“Earth is home to more than twelve thousand species of ants. If you weighed all the ants and all the humans, the ants would weigh more.” RATING  4/5 STATS Hardcover 336 pages Published August 16th 2016 by Harper Voyager Original Title InvasiveISBN 0062351575 (ISBN13: 9780062351579)Edition Language EnglishSeries  Zer0es #2 STORY SYNOPSIS Michael Crichton meets Elon Musk in this gripping sci-fi tech …

Indie Spotlight – Nick Younker

Independent Author Nick Younker talks about grunge narratives, and his first really bad story. What’s the best thing about being a writer? Nothing. I’m poor, slightly destitute and usually on the brink of insanity. “I’m the asshole who published Don’t Bury Me, The Grunge Narratives and Cry Little Sister… among others. Don’t blame my parents for that shit, ‘cause they …

Book Release Announcement! Fortune’s Fool by Angela Boord

STATS Kindle Edition, 737 pagesExpected publication: June 25th 2019 by Impossible BooksOriginal TitleFortune’s FoolASINB07ST8KQ87Edition LanguageEnglishSeriesEterean Empire #1 Book Synopsis “My right arm is made of metal.” A secret affair. A disfiguring punishment. A burning need for revenge. Kyrra d’Aliente has a bad reputation and an arm made of metal. Cast out of the safe and luxurious world of silk to which …

First Chapter, First Paragraph – Akata Witch by Nnedi Okorafor

About The Book Akata Witch transports the reader to a magical place where nothing is quite as it seems. Born in New York, but living in Aba, Nigeria, twelve-year old Sunny is understandably a little lost. She is albino and thus, incredibly sensitive to the sun. All Sunny wants to do is be able to play football and get through another …

Book Release Announcement – Guild of Tokens by Jon Auerbach

“So. Magic. Maybe that’s a bad word for it. It’s not something you’re born with or can learn by practicing. That’s just some fairy tale that Hollywood cooked up to sell movie tickets. No, magic is something that’s literally a part of the earth. Think of it as this big source of power that’s literally running through the entire planet, …