Tag Archives: 3 Stars

A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum, Alex Robinson

A Kidnapped Santa Claus by L. Frank Baum, Alex Robinson (2009/1904) 72 pages Goodreads Summary: First published in 1904, “A Kidnapped Santa Claus” by L. Frank Baum, the author of The Wizard of Oz, describes the action of some uncommon events … Continue reading

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Hawkeye, Vols. 1 & 2 by Matt Fraction

Hawkeye, Vol. 1: My Life as a Weapon by Matt Fraction (2013) 136 pages Goodreads Summary: The breakout star of this summer’s blockbuster Avengers film, Clint Barton – aka the self-made hero Hawkeye – fights for justice! With ex-Young Avenger Kate … Continue reading

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Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh

Love Minus Eighty by Will McIntosh (2013) 402 pages Goodreads Summary: Years in the future, dead women in cryogenic dating farms await rich, lonely suitors to resurrect them and take them home. LOVE MINUS EIGHTY follows interconnected lives touched by these … Continue reading

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The Curiosity by Stephen P. Kiernan

The Curiosity by Stephen P. Kiernan (2013) 432 pages Goodreads Summary: Michael Crichton meets The Time Traveler’s Wife in this powerful debut novel in which a man, frozen in the Arctic ice for more than a century, awakens in the present … Continue reading

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Book Review: Pride & Prejudice by Nancy Butler

Pride & Prejudice by Nancy Butler (2009) 120 pages Goodreads Summary: An adaptation of the original by Jane Austen that tells of Lizzy Bennet and her lovable, eccentric family as they navigate through tricky British social circles. I’ve had this graphic … Continue reading

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Book Review: Sex and the Single Girl by Helen Gurley Brown

Sex and the Single Girl by Helen Gurley Brown (1962) 267 pages Goodreads Summary: Helen Gurley Brown tells women how to fill their lives with romance and delectable men. Sexual attitudes may have changed, but the art of being a … Continue reading

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Book Review: Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto

Judging a Book by Its Lover by Lauren Leto (2012) 269 pages Goodreads Summary: Want to impress the hot stranger at the bar who asks for your take onInfinite Jest? Dying to shut up the blowhard in front of you … Continue reading

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Book Review: Retribution Falls by Chris Wooding

Retribution Falls by Chris Wooding (2009) Series: Tales of the Ketty Jay #1 384 pages Goodreads Summary: Sky piracy is a bit out of Darian Frey’s league. Fate has not been kind to the captain of the airship Ketty Jay—or … Continue reading

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Book Review: Chew, Vol. 3: Just Desserts by John Layman

Chew, Vol. 3: Just Desserts by John Layman (2010 128 pages Series: Chew #3 Goodreads Summary: Things are looking up for Tony Chu, the cibopathic federal agent with the ability to get psychic impressions from the things he eats. He’s got … Continue reading

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Book Review: Saga: Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan

Saga: Volume 1 by Brian K. Vaughan (2012) 160 pages Goodreads Summary: When two soldiers from opposite sides of a never-ending galactic war fall in love, they risk everything to bring a fragile new life into a dangerous old universe. … Continue reading

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