From January, 2018

Book Review: The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin

The Immortalists by Chloe Benjamin introduces the four Gold siblings as they dance on the edge of reality when they visit a rumored fortune-teller who can predict the dates of their deaths. Each sibling must visit the woman alone, choosing only after to share with the others her prediction. As they grow, the secret of her…

Book Review: The Wolves of Winter by Tyrell Johnson

In the end, it’s funny how little we need to get by. Snow, moose, potatoes, carrots, the company of a few good people. It’s amazing how little we need to survive. And not just survive, but live. Following an attack on the Pentagon by way of hacked drones, America is thrown into a tailspin and…

Novella Review: The End We Start From by Megan Hunter and Heather, The Totality by Matthew Weiner

I decided to try something new with my review scheme for these two novellas I read recently. Being shorter in length, as novellas are expected to be, I wasn’t sure I would be pleased with the result of two independent reviews. That being said, these books are so very different! Read on for a brief review of both The End We Start From by Megan Hunter and Heather, The Totality by Matthew Weiner. The news on the hour, 14th June, one o’clock. Tina Murphy reporting. An unprecedented flood. London. Uninhabitable. A list of boroughs, like the shipping forecast, their names…