Jul 27, 2015

Fantasy Review: Fool's Quest by Robin Hobb

By Beauty in Ruins

At one time, the second (or middle) book of a trilogy was a thing to be dreaded - a book to be endured as a necessary sort of narrative bridge,...

Jul 20, 2015

The State of Sci-Fi Shows, Ant-Man Review, Movie News, Mini-Alex, and Reading Ambitions

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

I’m back from vacation! And it was awesome… I’m also over at the Insecure Writer’s Support Group with guest blogging tips. Movie News Ant-Man Review I’m happy to say the...

Jul 15, 2015

Waiting on Wednesday: The Dragon Engine by Andy Remic

By Beauty in Ruins

"Waiting On" Wednesday is a weekly event, hosted by Jill over at Breaking the Spine, that spotlights upcoming releases that we're eagerly anticipating. The Dragon Engine by Andy Remic  Expected...

Jul 13, 2015

RiffTrax Sharknado 2 Review! Plus Minions Review, How Often Should You Blog, Box Office Results, and Ninja News

By Alex J. Cavanaugh

RiffTrax Live – Sharknado 2 Review and Feature On July 9 (with an encore presentation on July 16), the RiffTrax crew tackled a classice – Sharknado 2. I felt bad...

Jul 13, 2015

Fantasy Review: The Dinosaur Lords by Victor Milán

By Beauty in Ruins

Disclaimer: I received an ARC of this title from the publisher in exchange for review consideration. While I make every attempt to avoid spoilers, please be aware that an ARC...

Jul 10, 2015

Steampunk Review: Iron & Blood by Gail Z. Martin & Larry Martin

By Beauty in Ruins

Disclaimer: I received an ARC of this title from the publisher in exchange for review consideration. While I make every attempt to avoid spoilers, please be aware that an ARC...

Jul 12, 2015

Horror Review: Goblins by David Bernstein

By Beauty in Ruins

Disclaimer: I received an ARC of this title from the publisher in exchange for review consideration. While I make every attempt to avoid spoilers, please be aware that an ARC...

Jul 08, 2015

Unwrapping a Review of OF BLOOD AND PASSION, a Vamp City novel by Pamela Palmer

By UNWRAPPING ROMANCE

So tell me, did you read the first two books in the Vamp City series by Pamela Palmer? I love this paranormal romance series. It’s like nothing I’ve ever read...

Jul 06, 2015

Black Canary #1

By Comics Worth Reading

Brenden Fletcher and Annie Wu put a new twist on the long-running fishnet-clad hero in Black Canary. Looked at after reading, it’s a terrific choice, but not one I would...

Jul 06, 2015

Starfire #1

By Comics Worth Reading

I’ve been trying a number of the new DC #1s, particularly the ones promising something other than the usual legacy white male hero, but I’ve found some of them unsatisfying....