Category: Fiction

Escape from Samsara by Nicky Blue (Book Review #405)

Escape is a dark comedy about Barry Harris who still lives with his mom and has fantasy adventures about being a lethal ninja. This humorous tale begins with Barry, trying to find his dad who went missing 25 years ago. He trims hedges for…

Stuff by George Graybill (Book Review #404)

Stuff is a non-fiction book written about historical events that came to introduce us to the basic nature of matter, its discovery, and the people that made it happen. From Kinetic-Molecular Theory to atomic models and the first guinea pig, the reader gets to…

Recreance by H. G. Chambers (Book Review #198)

This review was kindly requested by H. G. Chambers. Recreance is the first fantasy novel of its series, written about a 17-year-old boy named Oren. His parents are killed by the Ministry Breakers. He flees his home and says goodbye to his best friend,…

Author Interview – Polio and Me by Ken Dalton

The year is 1943. A five-year-old boy wakes up. He cannot stand or hold an apple in his hand. The boy is rushed to his family doctor, diagnosed with polio, and taken from his mother’s arms to the contagion ward at the county hospital….

The Billionaire’s Virgin (Always) by Lara Love (Book Review #199)

This review was kindly requested by Lara Love The Billionaire’s Virgin is a romance novel written about Charlotte and Pierce. The story alternates between the two narrators. Charlotte is a head designer for a fashion label. Pierce is a millionaire playboy hunk. They met…

Books Bits and Bobs by Dan Abrahams (Book Review #402)

Books bits and bobs are a collection of stories that are all fictional. Each story can be read separately at different times. Some titles covered two chapters, however, all together, they were enjoyable to read. I believe the author’s strength is in creating short…

The Judas Kiss by Jon D. Zimmer (Book Review #401)

The Judas Kiss is a historical fiction novel. The story begins with Jack. He wants to leave his home in Flint and move from Michigan to Los Angeles to live with his scriptwriting aunt and uncle, with little money. The story was set in…

Separation by Nancy Foster (Book Review #400)

Separation is an epic young adult fantasy novel. It is book two of the An Ominous Book. In the second book, the story focuses on Richard and Spaulding. Richard has to face the fact that all of his family have been deceased and he…

The Disenchanted Wizard by Mike Crowl (Book Review #168)

This review was requested by Mike Crowl. The third children’s book in the Grimhilderness series is The Disenchanted Wizard. I, unfortunately, have not read the first two books and my review is purely based on the third book alone. I did, however, notice that the…