Category Archives: Books

Last Days

The cult is scary enough but then the bone-ghosts show up. Continue reading

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Christine

Haunted car? Sure. But more a cautionary tale about peaking in high school. Continue reading

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After the End of the World

Okay, but what if the Great Old Ones were also Nazis? Continue reading

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Carter & Lovecraft

It’s like reading Lovecraft without the Lovecraft. That’s a good thing. Continue reading

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The Mirror Empire

Winds of Winter is never coming out. Read this instead. Continue reading

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The Ghost Hunters

I absolutely prefer these ghost hunters to the doofy modern dillweeds on TV. Continue reading

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The Fireman

Pretty sure I’d like this story a solid 30% more if it was a graphic novel. Continue reading

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Watchmen

There’s surely nothing in this 30 year old graphic novel applicable to the current moment. Not at all. Continue reading

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California

California… knows how to party. Continue reading

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Dubliners

Somehow, all these depressing stories about alienation and isolation make me want to go to Dublin more. Perfectly natural response, I think. Continue reading

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