Fiction

Whispers in the Alders by H. A. Callum (Book Review #186)

This review was kindly requested by H. A. Callum. Whispers in the Alders is an outstanding book written about a girl named Aubrey Worthington. Her parents move to this backdated, evil town called, Alders and that is where she meets a boy named Tommy. The story is told in the first person narrative and it does not take long to realize how badly both are suffering, individually. Tommy and Aubrey become best friends. Aubrey realizes how mistreated this poor boy is. Tommy []

The day My Fart Followed me to Soccer by Sam Lawrence & Ben Jackson (Book Review #159)

The day my fart followed me to soccer is a children’s book written about little Timmy going to soccer practice. As always his imaginary companion, Fart, follows him everywhere. Timmy has no clue what soccer is and how to play it so he gets Fart to teach him a few things and practices before the game. At the game, he realizes that there is a new girl called Sophie also clueless about the game. He tries to make her feel welcome and []

CIA Assassin And Other Stories by Benson Grayson (Book Review #151)

This review was written for Online Book Club “I rate this book 2 out of 4 stars.” This book was an “OnlineBookClub.org Book of the Day.” CIA Assassin and other stories is a fictional book containing a collection of three separate segments. The first tale takes the majority of the space, and the other two are on a smaller scale. In the first story, Ed Kramer is a CIA agent and is on the verge of receiving his pension, however; the agency []

Burner by J. S. Lenore (Book Review #149)

This review was kindly requested by Paranoid Shark Productions. Burner is an urban fantasy novel writing about Kim Phillips, a Chicago detective that has powers to help release ghosts trapped between life and death. Due to the powers mentioned she is called a burner. Priya, a healer that died 50 years ago and was saved by Kim and Riley, the dashingly handsome meticulous homicide detective, all work together to save Chicago from a serial killer that only has his eyes on specific []

“Ghosts of Our Past” by Michael Phillip Cash

I’m sitting here in my den, laptop where it should be (on my lap), and I’m watching my new (old) favorite channel – MTV Live. I grew up on MTV. It was Channel 29 for the first 20 years of my life and it was on 24/7.  Then, for some generation-killing reason, some corporate guy at Viacom decided to stop airing music videos, so they went full on into reality TV. I don’t like anything about reality TV, except a Tony Robbins []

My Trip to Adele by A.I.Alyaseer and R.I.Alyaseer (Book Review #133)

[Following is a review of “My Trip to Adele” by A.I.Alyaseer and R.I.Alyaseer.] My trip to Adele is a fictional story about three different individuals attempting to go to Adele’s concert in Verona. All three have different reasons for taking this journey, and it is the love of music that drives them all into this one place. Elias lives in Rome and has lost the love of his life eight years ago. He hopes to find her again since a fortune teller []