Summary: This is a early teen fantasy adventure, set in Drowning (a medieval village), ruled by the cruel Earl Longchance. The village lies right beside an ancient forest, and is surrounded by a stone wall. In earlier times, the Luck Uglies protected the village from the Bog Noblins. These monsters live in the swamp which … Continue reading The Luck Uglies – Paul Durham
Magic and Wonder in the Emporium
My seventh Author Interview is with Nicholas Conley, who wrote Intraterrestrial, one of the first books I reviewed! Starting at an early age, Nicholas began turning the stories in his head to epic sagas, where he was the hero. Now he is fuelled by cups of coffee, inspired by clay slugs, and a good bit … Continue reading Author Interview – Nicholas Conley
Summary: Moojie is born disabled, and other than his loving adoptive mother everyone’s hand seems turned against him. He is born into a superstitious village, where belief in the otherworld runs strong. This is his story, and his search for a family that will love and accept him. Main Characters: Moojie: The protagonist, we watch … Continue reading The Improbable Wonders of Moojie Littleman – Robin Gregory
An irreverent and humorous look at the Human Body, and how it would rate in the objective opinion of a disinterested critic.
Author Interview - James Maxstadt - Tales of a Nuisance Man
You Feel Ecstatic! Until you kill yourself.
This Really Happened, by Annmarie McQueen, is a complex poignant coming-of-age novel, in a University Freshman year setting. This Really Happened. The protagonist, Erin Turley, is starting a course she has no passion for, but doing it to please her parents, as she has done all her life. She finds herself in a mixed-sex roommate … Continue reading This Really Happened – Annmarie McQueen