Esrever Doom by Piers Anthony (Book Review)

Esrever Doom by Piers Anthony (Book Review)

Esrever Doom by Piers Anthony is the 37th book in his Xanth series of funny, adventuresome, and pun-filled fantasy novels. It’s a fantastic journey back to the wonderful land of Xanth, where magic is the science, demons make wagers on the outcomes of human activities, and mashups of mythical beasts roam and fly at will. […]

Surprise Best Seller: ‘Stoner’ by John Williams (Review)

Surprise Best Seller: ‘Stoner’ by John Williams (Review)

It’s the time of year for the “Best of” the Year Lists, and cropping up on many of 2013’s literary selections is Stoner by John Williams. The surprising thing about this book is that it is already fifty years old.  Perhaps also surprising is that it has nothing at all to do with smoking weed. […]

The Tenth Circle A Blaine McCracken Novel (Review)

The Tenth Circle A Blaine McCracken Novel (Review)

Blaine McCracken is back  in Jon Land’s latest thriller, The Tenth Circle. He is in a race against time to stop terrorists from unleashing the ultimate weapon, and during the president’s State of the Union Address. Earlier in The Tenth Circle, Blaine thwarts the attempts of the Iranians to create nuclear bombs, but when he […]